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Hamilton downplays title talk after Suzuka win

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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Despite taking another giant leap toward the 2018 World title with a win in Japan, Lewis Hamilton insists he is still taking it "one step at a time." read more »

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Raikkonen downplays talk of helping Vettel

2 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

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It doesn't sound as if Sebastian Vettel can count on Kimi Raikkonen in the run-in to the title with the Finn blatantly saying he's out to "to get the best result... read more »

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Whiting downplays talk of three-car teams

3 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 189 views )

Formula 1's smaller outfits will never agree to three-car teams as they could be left fighting over 10th place; that's according to Charlie Whiting. read more »

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Red Bull downplays Hungary pole chances

5 months ago

from: EspnF1.com

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Max Verstappen says Red Bull's engine deficit relative to Ferrari and Mercedes leaves him unsure whether pole position is a realistic target for the Hungarian Grand Prix. read more »

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Vettel downplays thinner tyre concerns

6 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 373 views )

As F1 prepares to race Pirelli's thinner tyres in France, Sebastian Vettel believes Ferrari have figured out where they went wrong in Spain. read more »

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Lewis Hamilton Downplays Older Engines Affected Qualifying Performance

6 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 294 views )

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton says he doesn't believe the older engine played an affect in qualifying fourth for tomorrow's Canadian Grand Prix read more »

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Leclerc downplays champions’ ‘amazing’ praise

6 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 436 views )

Hailed by F1 champs as a champion-in-waiting, Charles Leclerc says he will not let the praise go to his head. read more »

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Verstappen downplays sixth incident in six races after Monaco crash

7 months ago

from: Crash.Net

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Max Verstappen downplays his string of incidents at the start of the 2018 F1 season after crashing out of qualifying for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday, leaving him last on... read more »

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Ricciardo downplays Red Bull favourites tag in Monaco 

7 months ago

from: Crash.Net

( 234 views )

Daniel Ricciardo says there are "no guarantees" that Red Bull will be the team to beat in Monaco, despite being labelled as the pre-race favourites by its F1 rivals.  read more »

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Leclerc downplays Schumi, Senna comparisons

7 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 334 views )

Charles Leclerc insists he doesn't listen to chatter likening him to Michael Schumacher or Ayrton Senna, saying he still has a lot to learn in Formula 1. read more »

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FIA Representative Downplays Fears Spanish GP is in Danger

8 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 350 views )

Gonzalo Gobert insists Formula One Management and the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya are looking at an extension to their contract to host a Grand Prix beyond the current one... read more »

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Alonso downplays Toro Rosso-Honda performance

8 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 407 views )

Fernando Alonso isn't at all worried about Toro Rosso-Honda's pace in Bahrain, after all he wasn't asked questions about it in Australia. read more »

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Whiting downplays driver confusion with Halo

9 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 329 views )

Charlie Whiting says fans will definitely know who is behind each Halo, they just need to look at the car numbers, helmets and cameras. read more »

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Whiting downplays standing restart concerns

9 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 350 views )

FIA race director Charlie Whiting is not "not overly concerned" about standing restarts despite concerns from some of the drivers. read more »

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Steiner Downplays Possibility of Switching Pre-Season Test to Bahrain

9 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 813 views )

The logistics and costs of holding one of the pre-season tests in Bahrain are not sustainable to a team like Haas, according to their team principal Guenther Steiner. read more »

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Brown downplays lost track time after Alonso off

10 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 468 views )

Zak Brown is adamant McLaren's early off in testing isn't a big drama for the team, saying they'll lose "very little" track time. read more »

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Vasseur Downplays Significance of Current Spec Ferrari Engine Use for Sauber

10 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 356 views )

Frederic Vasseur insists Sauber need a big jump in performance in 2018 to fight in the midfield, and insists most of this will need to come from the aerodynamic department. read more »

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Sebastian Vettel Not Banking On Tyre Advantage Ahead of 2018

11 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 606 views )

Sebastian Vettel downplays Scuderia Ferrari over having a tyre advantage going into the 2018 FIA Formula 1 Season, despite it being the Italian Team's strongest advantage... read more »

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Norris downplays Hamilton comparison

11 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 701 views )

Lando Norris insists he's not bothered by comparisons to Lewis Hamilton as he tends not to focus on what others have to say. read more »

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Marchionne downplays Sassi’s Ferrari exit

11 months ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 501 views )

Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne has played down any significance of their ex-chief engineer Lorenzo Sassi leaving the team and joining Mercedes. read more »

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'Aggressive' Magnussen Downplays Criticism Amid Lack of Penalties

11 months ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 789 views )

Kevin Magnussen feels he is doing something right on track due to the lack of penalties he receives, despite criticism of being too aggressive at times against his rivals. read more »

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Ricciardo downplays Horner’s Verstappen plans

about 1 year ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 764 views )

Daniel Ricciardo is not at all worried about Christian Horner's desire to "build the team" around Max Verstappen, saying they are in "different"... read more »

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Raikkonen downplays title concerns

about 1 year ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 739 views )

Kimi Raikkonen has refuted suggestions that Ferrari will struggle in the upcoming races, saying they head to Japan "full of fight." read more »

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Vettel downplays favourite tag

about 1 year ago

from: PlanetF1.com

( 1153 views )

Although many are predicting that Ferrari will have the upper hand in Singapore, Sebastian Vettel says he is expecting a "close" battle with Mercedes. read more »

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Wolff Downplays Lauda Comments about Vettel/Mercedes Talks

about 1 year ago

from: TheCheckeredFlag.co.uk

( 1965 views )

Toto Wolff insists nothing official was ever discussed between Mercedes and Sebastian Vettel about a possible drive with the team. read more »