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Feature: Forgotten Friday drivers of the 2010s

10 hours 53 minutes ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Through the 2010s some Formula 1 teams utilised the opportunity to run non-race drivers during Friday practice at grand prix weekends. While some went on to forge successful... read more »

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Silverstone ‘would be delighted’ to host multiple Formula 1 races in 2020

12 hours 11 minutes ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Silverstone, home of the British Grand Prix, would “be delighted” to host more than one Formula 1 race in 2020 if required. With the current season yet to officially begin... read more »

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Sainz, Norris take pay cuts as McLaren furloughs staff

17 hours 5 minutes ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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McLaren Formula 1 drivers Carlos Sainz and Lando Norris have both agreed to take a pay cut during the current Coronavirus situation, as the McLaren team has taken steps to... read more »

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Five current F1 drivers, and World Cup winner, join Virtual Vietnam GP

17 hours 59 minutes ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Five current Formula 1 drivers, and a World Cup winner, have signed up to participate in this weekend's Virtual Vietnam Grand Prix. The Formula 1 season is on hiatus until... read more »

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McLaren collaborates with University of Southampton in COVID-19 efforts

1 day 12 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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The McLaren Group has been involved in the development of personal respirators for NHS staff that are leading the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. UK-based Formula 1... read more »

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Stroll: ‘We will do the Aston Martin name proud’

1 day 15 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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The deal which sees Aston Martin return to Formula 1 as a works team has officially been completed, meaning from 2021 the Racing Point outfit, formerly known as Force India,... read more »

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Silverstone sets end of April deadline for British Grand Prix

1 day 17 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Silverstone says it has set a deadline of the end of April to decide whether or not this year's British Grand Prix can go ahead as scheduled. The ongoing coronavirus... read more »

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Formula 1 could delay new regulations until 2023

1 day 18 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Formula 1 could implement a further delay to the proposed new regulations as part of additional cost-cutting measures, according to Red Bull boss Christian Horner. Formula 1... read more »

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Ronnie Peterson’s grave attacked by vandals

2 days 10 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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The grave of ten-time Formula 1 race winner Ronnie Peterson has been attacked by vandals, according to local media reports. The Swedish driver raced in F1 between 1970 and 1978... read more »

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Aston Martin’s 2021 F1 entry still on target – Stroll

2 days 10 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Aston Martin’s plans to enter Formula 1 in 2021 are still on track according to the companies incoming Executive Chair, Lawrence Stroll. Stroll, co-owner of the Racing Point... read more »

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2022 development banned until 2021, DAS ban remains

2 days 13 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Aerodynamic development for the 2022 Formula 1 season has now been prohibited until 2021, the FIA announced on Tuesday. '21 was supposed to see sweeping changes to the... read more »

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Tighter PU limits if 2020 calendar drops to 14 races

2 days 14 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Formula 1's governing body, the FIA, has altered the regulations regarding power unit component usage in the event of the calendar being significantly shortened. The... read more »

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FIA imposes three-week shutdown on power unit manufacturers

2 days 14 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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The FIA has confirmed that power unit manufacturers must join Formula 1 teams in observing a three-week shutdown during the current coronavirus pandemic. Since Formula 1... read more »

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F1 was ‘playing with fire’ at Australian GP – Ricciardo

2 days 16 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Daniel Ricciardo says Formula 1 was "playing with fire" when it was pressing ahead with plans to race in Australia, suggesting senior officials were incorrect to... read more »

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Insight: The first time an F1 schedule featured 22 rounds

2 days 18 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 132 views )

It seems as if Formula 1 does not have much luck in trying to put on a 22-race season. For 2020 was supposed to be the biggest ever campaign until the coronavirus pandemic came... read more »

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McLaren’s Norris to shave head after raising $12,000

3 days 7 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 141 views )

McLaren Formula 1 driver Lando Norris will shave off his hair after he raised more than $12,000 (£9,770) during a Twitch stream. The 20-year-old declared he would shave his... read more »

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Marko wanted Red Bull drivers to catch Coronavirus

3 days 7 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko has revealed he hatched a plan to infect his drivers with the Coronavirus, but the idea was rejected by the team’s management. The 76-year-old,... read more »

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Mercedes HPP, UCL breathing aid given approval for NHS use

3 days 18 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Mercedes High-Performance Powertrains and the University College of London have worked together to develop CPAP machines which have been given approval to be used by the NHS.... read more »

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Binotto says F1 teams open to extending 2020 season into January

5 days 12 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Formula 1 teams would be willing to extend the 2020 season into January ’21 in an effort to run a healthy number of events, according to Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto. With... read more »

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Coronavirus shutdown saving F1 teams ‘a lot of money’

5 days 17 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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AlphaTauri team boss Franz Tost has said the current Coronavirus pandemic is saving Formula 1 teams “a lot of money”, which will also benefit the 2021 season. Whilst the... read more »

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F1’s Project Pitlane to assist in pandemic fight

6 days 10 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 140 views )

Formula 1 has revealed further details of the manner in which the seven UK-based teams are assisting with the fight against the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Formula 1 is on... read more »

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Feature: Formula 1 debuts that never were

6 days 18 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 161 views )

Nicholas Latifi was set to make his Formula 1 debut for Williams at the 2020 Australian Grand Prix but the event's cancellation means he remains without a race start to... read more »

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Richards urges Liberty Media to protect smaller F1 teams

6 days 19 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 154 views )

With the world, and Formula 1 currently on lockdown due to COVID-19, David Richards, Chairman of UK Motorsports and former Team Principal of Benetton and BAR, has urged Formula... read more »

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Deletraz and Fittipaldi step up to Haas F1 test/reserve roles

7 days 13 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 153 views )

The Haas Formula 1 team has appointed Louis Deletraz and Pietro Fittipaldi to the role of test and reserve drivers for the 2020 season. The pair have been affiliated with the... read more »

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You can’t compare Hamilton’s success to Schumacher’s – Briatore

7 days 14 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 180 views )

The extraordinary achievements of Lewis Hamilton and Michael Schumacher are not comparable according to the German’s former Benetton Team Principal, Flavio Briatore. Briatore... read more »