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Sirotkin hails unseen Williams progress

16th July 2018, 19:43

Williams driver Sergey Sirotkin admits other teams are improving as much as his but is refusing to be too downbeat.

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Haas progress pleases Grosjean

16th July 2018, 17:42

Romain Grosjean says Haas have made improvements this season and feels there is more to come in the remainder of the campaign.

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Mercedes showing signs of weakness - Ricciardo

16th July 2018, 16:11

Daniel Ricciardo feels Mercedes will still be the team to beat in Formula 1 this year despite them showing signs of weakness.

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Sainz feeling Hockenheim pressure

15th July 2018, 17:17

Renault driver Carlos Sainz admits he is feeling under pressure as the midfield battle hots up ahead of Hockenheim.

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Hamilton will hit back and claim title - Briatore

15th July 2018, 14:51

Lewis Hamilton has been backed by former Renault chief Flavio Briatore to overhaul Ferrari's lead and win the Formula 1 drivers' crown.

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Bottas content with season performances

15th July 2018, 12:55

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas says he is not concerned about his failure to win this season and feels his performances have been strong.

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Ferrari engine the benchmark - Horner

14th July 2018, 12:46

Red Bull chief Christian Horner feels his team have work to do to catch Ferrari as they have the best engine this season.

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Hulkenberg relishing Germany return

14th July 2018, 12:34

Nico Hulkenberg is happy that there will be a German Grand Prix this season after it did not take place in 2017.

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Max excited by Hockenheim return

13th July 2018, 15:56

Red Bull's Max Verstappen admits he is excited to return to the German Grand Prix after a year off the calendar.

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Alonso happy with current points set-up

13th July 2018, 13:33

Fernando Alonso says he does not like the idea of awarding points for every driver that finishes an F1 race.

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Riccardo probably won’t join Mercedes or Ferrari in 2019

12th July 2018, 13:00

Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo says it is looking increasingly unlikely that he will join either Ferrari or Mercedes in 2019.

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Kubica discusses Ferrari pain

12th July 2018, 12:22

Robert Kubica has confirmed he came close to joining Ferrari ahead of the 2012 Formula One season.

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Lowe keen to cure Silverstone stutters

11th July 2018, 13:32

Paddy Lowe says Williams' tough weekend at Silverstone has given him plenty to ponder.

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Belief key to Hamilton fightback

11th July 2018, 13:17

Lewis Hamilton felt he could have won the British Grand Prix but was delighted to finish second after slipping to 18th.

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Silverstone woe can't dampen Verstappen's spirits

10th July 2018, 15:24

Red Bull's Max Verstappen is staying positive about his car despite failing to finish at the British Grand Prix.

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Sauber capable of further improvement - Leclerc

10th July 2018, 15:22

Charles Leclerc admits Sauber are possibly overachieving this season but believes they are capable of improving further.

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Bottas acknowledges Mercedes strategy failed

9th July 2018, 15:59

Valtteri Bottas says Mercedes' plan to stay out instead of changing tyres under the Safety Car ultimately cost them at Silverstone.

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Hamilton satisfied Raikkonen incident was honest

9th July 2018, 15:41

Lewis Hamilton says he's accepted Kimi Raikkonen's apology and their Silverstone collision was a "racing incident and nothing more".

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Hamilton vows to fight on in title battle

8th July 2018, 16:53

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton remains confident he can win the Drivers' Championship after finishing second in the British GP.

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Silverstone success for Vettel

8th July 2018, 16:52

Sebastian Vettel won Sunday's British GP ahead of Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton, with Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen finishing third.

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Lauda has Ferrari worries

7th July 2018, 16:21

Mercedes non-executive chairman Niki Lauda feels Ferrari's pace could cause them problems in the British Grand Prix.

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Hamilton snatches pole at Silverstone

7th July 2018, 15:38

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is on pole for Sunday's British Grand Prix and thanked the home fans for their support.

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Lack of Ferrari pursuit surprised Ricciardo

7th July 2018, 14:35

Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo admits Ferrari's lack of interest in his services came as a bit of a surprise.

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Red Bull star expected to sign new deal

6th July 2018, 14:43

Red Bull have been given fresh hope of Daniel Ricciardo re-signing as the Australian nears a decision on his F1 future.

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Hamilton has 'best team of strategists'

6th July 2018, 12:42

Lewis Hamilton has no concerns regarding his Mercedes team despite their struggles at the Austrian GP.

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McLaren boss Brown calms expectations

5th July 2018, 16:23

McLaren boss Zak Brown says it may be "years" before his team are a major force in Formula 1 again.

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Force India drivers open up on future

5th July 2018, 16:10

Force India duo Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon insist they are happy in their current seats amid suggestions of an exit.

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No concerns over Hamilton engine

5th July 2018, 15:20

Mercedes have allayed fears regarding Lewis Hamilton's engine ahead of the British Grand Prix on Sunday.

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Kubica hopes for F1 return

4th July 2018, 16:08

Robert Kubica says he hasn't given up on a return to Formula 1 after missing out on a seat at Williams this season.

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McLaren restructure sees Boullier depart

4th July 2018, 11:06

A restructure at McLaren has resulted in the departure of racing director Eric Boullier, with Gil de Ferran now the sporting director.

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Horner convinced over Red Bull potential

3rd July 2018, 17:27

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner says they are in with a shout of winning both the drivers and constructors titles this season.

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Ferrari predicting difficult British GP

3rd July 2018, 14:54

Ferrari team boss Maurizio Arrivabene is expecting a tough weekend as the F1 roadshow moves to Britain.

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Hamilton and Bottas are staying put - Lauda

3rd July 2018, 12:26

Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas will both drive for Mercedes in 2019, non-executive chairman Niki Lauda has guaranteed.

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Hamilton looking to bounce back

2nd July 2018, 14:25

Mercedes ace Lewis Hamilton is looking for the team to bounce back in style at Silverstone.

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We need to work on all areas - Hamilton

2nd July 2018, 12:44

Mercedes' Austrian GP disaster means the team need to find a "bulletproof method" to ensure reliability, according to Lewis Hamilton.

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Verstappen still confident of title challenge

1st July 2018, 18:36

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen says he can still mount an unlikely title challenge after victory at the Austrian Grand Prix.

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Verstappen claims shock Austria win

1st July 2018, 17:09

Max Verstappen won the Austrian Grand Prix ahead of Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel while Lewis Hamilton had to retire.

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Red Bull racers at loggerheads

30th June 2018, 17:24

Red Bull pair Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo have had a disagreement over team tactics during qualifying for the Austrian GP.

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Austria pole for Bottas as Mercedes dominate

30th June 2018, 16:30

Valtteri Bottas edged out Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to earn pole position for the Austria Grand Prix.

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Leclerc tipped for Ferrari in place of Kimi

29th June 2018, 19:14

Sauber driver Charles Leclerc is set to join Ferrari for the 2019 season in place of Kimi Raikkonen, reports say.

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Mercedes lead the way in Austria

29th June 2018, 17:59

Lewis Hamilton was fastest ahead of team-mate Valtteri Bottas as Mercedes dominated both practice sessions for the Austrian Grand Prix.

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Mercedes upgrade excitement for Hamilton

29th June 2018, 11:23

An excited Lewis Hamilton is hopeful that Mercedes' upgrades ahead of the Austrian Grand Prix will scare his Formula 1 title rivals.

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McLaren return rumours are nonsense - Raikkonen

28th June 2018, 18:24

Kimi Raikkonen has said that he has "zero interest" in discussing "nonsense" reports linking him with a return to McLaren in 2019.

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Verstappen needed to calm down

28th June 2018, 13:10

Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko admits that Max Verstappen has had to be "stabilised" this season, in light of his errors.

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Mercedes must keep levels high - Wolff

27th June 2018, 16:24

Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff feels they must maintain their standards to win Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix.

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Hockenheim chief not surprised by omission

27th June 2018, 15:33

Circuit director Georg Seiler is not surprised there will be no German Grand Prix at Hockenheim on the 2019 Formula One calender.

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Raikkonen plays down pressure to pick up a win

26th June 2018, 18:34

Kimi Raikkonen says he doesn't feel under any extra pressure to register a win amid reports Ferrari are looking at other drivers.

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Saintz keen on Renault stay

26th June 2018, 14:02

Carlos Sainz Jr says he would welcome the chance to stay at Renault as he believes the team are heading in the right direction.

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Grosjean looks to put things right

25th June 2018, 19:54

Haas' Romain Grosjean admits that his dreadful 2018 season is becoming "painful" and wants to start getting back on track.

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Lauda thinks Vettel was lucky with penalty

25th June 2018, 16:08

Sebastian Vettel deserved a bigger penalty for taking Valtteri Bottas out on the first lap of the French Grand Prix, says Nicki Lauda.