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Allison downplays Mercedes F1 staff exits amid latest departure

13 days 7 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Mercedes Technical Director James Allison has downplayed the recent exits from the team in Formula 1 amid rumours it has now split with its Chief Aerodynamicist. Ferrari... read more »

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McLaren downplays Trump's 'lucky charm' presence during Miami F1 win

20 days 13 hours ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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McLaren has downplayed the presence of ex-United States President Donald Trump in its Formula 1 garage during the Miami Grand Prix, with the politician claiming he was Lando... read more »

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George Russell addresses Oscar Piastri contact: 'I would've been more upset if...'

about 1 month ago

from: Crash.Net

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George Russell downplays his incident with Oscar Piastri at the Japanese Grand Prix. read more »

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Vasseur downplays future Ferrari F1 chance for Bearman

3 months ago

from: Autosport.com

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The Frenchman says that the 18-year-old should concentrate on his F2 programme and make the most of the Haas FP1 running that he has lined up.Ferrari has no vacancies for the... read more »

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Adrian Newey downplays 'radical' RB20 design as design secrets revealed

3 months ago

from: Crash.Net

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Adrian Newey has disputed claims that Red Bull have been 'radical' with their RB20 F1 car. read more »

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"We started so late" - Haas boss downplays chances of strong start to 2024

4 months ago

from: Crash.Net

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New Haas team principal Ayao Komatsu has downplayed Haas' chances of starting the 2024 F1 season well after they started development on their new challenger "so... read more »

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Wolff downplays ‘nothing’ impact of Vegas GP FP1 abandonment

7 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Mercedes Team Principal Toto Wolff has denied that first practice for the Las Vegas Grand Prix being abandoned has caused an embarrassment for Formula 1. F1's eagerly... read more »

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Domenicali downplays prospect of future F1 tyre war return

8 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Formula 1 CEO Stefano Domenicali has downplayed the prospect of a tyre war being under consideration to return to the sport at a later date. F1 previously regulated two... read more »

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Vasseur downplays extent of McLaren’s 2023 F1 gains

8 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Ferrari Team Principal Frederic Vasseur has downplayed the extent of McLaren's 2023 Formula 1 gains after the side scored a double podium at the Japanese Grand Prix.... read more »

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Lawson downplays Williams F1 2024 links: ‘I’m a Red Bull driver’

8 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Liam Lawson has downplayed his chances of driving in Formula 1 for Williams next year, insisting he is committed to the Red Bull set-up. Lawson was handed the opportunity to... read more »

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Vettel downplays Marko F1 return claims

9 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Sebastian Vettel has downplayed recent comments by Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko regarding a return to Formula 1, insisting "there are no plans" for a comeback. The... read more »

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Alonso downplays Hamilton's role in Mercedes' rise: "He didn't build anything"

9 months ago

from: Crash.Net

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Fernando Alonso has downplayed the idea that F1 drivers are capable of "building teams" amid Lewis Hamilton and now Max Verstappen's periods of dominance. read more »

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Norris downplays heated Zandvoort F1 radio discussions

9 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Lando Norris has downplayed the heated radio discussions that took place between him and the team at the Dutch Grand Prix last month. Norris, who had started the race on the... read more »

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Wolff downplays Verstappen’s ‘Wikipedia’ F1 win record

9 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

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Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff has downplayed Max Verstappen's record-breaking 10th consecutive Formula 1 victory, stating it’s "for Wikipedia and nobody reads that”.... read more »

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Montoya downplays Verstappen dominance and calls out Hamilton

10 months ago

from: Crash.Net

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Juan Pablo Montoya has downplayed Max Verstappen's F1 dominance, believing that at least seven other drivers on the grid could become world champions in his Red Bull car.  read more »

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Video: F1 2023 Belgian GP - Everything You Need To Know

10 months ago

from: Autosport Videos

( 469 views )

F1's 2023 circus jumps over to Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium this weekend, and with it comes a wave of questions. What's the state of play for Alpine after a double DNF... read more »

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Mercedes downplays impact of staff lost to Red Bull F1 Powertrains

11 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 496 views )

Over 120 people have made the move from Mercedes since the Red Bull project was launched, including several key players who are now leading the development of the 2026... read more »

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Wolff downplays Hamilton radio telling-off: 'Something only he would understand'

11 months ago

from: Crash.Net

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Toto Wolff has downplayed his public rebuke of Lewis Hamilton over team radio at the Austrian Grand Prix, stating that it was "something that only he would understand". read more »

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Stella downplays McLaren F1 upgrade pace after "bittersweet" qualifying

11 months ago

from: Autosport.com

( 525 views )

The team opted to give the first step of a new package that will be split over three races only to Lando Norris, allowing it to perform a direct back-to-back with Oscar... read more »

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Leclerc downplays Ferrari’s Spanish GP F1 upgrades

12 months ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 282 views )

Charles Leclerc says Ferrari is not anticipating "big miracles" from the upgrades it has brought to this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix. Following a disappointing... read more »

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"Why rock the boat" - Steiner downplays need for 11th team in F1

about 1 year ago

from: Crash.Net

( 474 views )

Haas boss Guenther Steiner has questioned F1's desire to add an 11th team to the grid in the near future, stating "why should we rock that boat". read more »

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Russell downplays Mercedes' Imola upgrade: "Not going to transform things"

about 1 year ago

from: Crash.Net

( 351 views )

George Russell has downplayed Mercedes' planned upgrade for the next F1 race at Imola, insisting it is "not going to transform things".  read more »

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Alonso downplays Miami GP expectations but podium finish would be ‘fantastic’ 

about 1 year ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 551 views )

Fernando Alonso is confident about Sunday's race in Miami but he has played down any expectations of ending the weekend on the podium. The Spaniard will start on the front... read more »

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Egginton downplays Tost’s ‘I don’t trust AlphaTauri engineers’ comment

about 1 year ago

from: MotorSportWeek.com

( 386 views )

AlphaTauri technical director Jody Egginton insists that the team remains “united” despite criticism of the technical department from team principal Franz Tost. Franz Tost made... read more »

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"The grid is going to close up" - Horner downplays Red Bull's early dominance

about 1 year ago

from: Crash.Net

( 545 views )

Christian Horner says it's important Red Bull capitalise on their early season dominance, predicting a revival from their F1 rivals later in the season. read more »