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Bottas admits to 2018 struggles

21st September 2018, 14:52

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas says his inability to get the better of Lewis Hamilton and win a race this year has begun to take its toll.

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Ricciardo deal motivates Renault to deliver better car

21st September 2018, 13:33

Renault technical director Nick Chester says the team have been "fired up" by the signing of Daniel Ricciardo for 2019.

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Third car idea shot down by Haas boss

21st September 2018, 10:42

Haas team principal Gunther Steiner is against the idea of teams operating a third car saying it "could confuse the whole picture".

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Ocon to prove rivals wrong - Wolff

20th September 2018, 17:47

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has predicted Esteban Ocon will one day prove the teams that passed on him wrong by winning a world title.

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Sainz expects McLaren improvement

20th September 2018, 12:13

Carlos Sainz is looking forward to joining McLaren and he expects the team to respond after their struggles in recent years.

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Verstappen hopeful of Honda impact

20th September 2018, 12:06

Max Verstappen is hoping Honda engines can help Red Bull achieve Formula 1 success as he claims they already boast "the best car".

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Arrivabene - Ferrari prioritising youth

19th September 2018, 17:16

Maurizio Arrivabene says Ferrari are prioritising youth after naming Charles Leclerc as their new driver for the 2019 season.

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Sauber to reveal 2019 line-up 'soon'

19th September 2018, 15:12

Sauber will reveal next year's driver line up soon, with Marcus Ericsson and Antonio Giovinazzi in the frame.

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Vettel staying confident in F1 title race

19th September 2018, 10:32

Sebastian Vettel is refusing to throw in the towel in the 2018 Formula 1 title battle and is targeting wins in the final six races.

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Wehrlein could be set for F1 comeback

18th September 2018, 17:41

Former Formula 1 driver Pascal Wehrlein is rumoured to be returning to the sport with the Toro Rosso team.

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F1 great says Ricciardo’s wages are fair

18th September 2018, 14:16

Former F1 great and current Renault advisor Alain Prost says the big wages being paid to Daniel Ricciardo next season will be worth it.

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Hamilton proud of making no errors

18th September 2018, 13:41

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton admits he is "proud" of the fact that he has made virtually no unforced errors this season.

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Tough for Vettel to beat Hamilton - Newey

17th September 2018, 20:27

Red Bull's chief technical officer Adrian Newey feels Sebastian Vettel will struggle to beat Lewis Hamilton to the title.

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Prost excited for 2019 season

17th September 2018, 16:06

Renault has potentially "one of the best line-ups in F1" for 2019, according to the team's special advisor Alain Prost.

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Ferrari not out of tite race - Hamilton

17th September 2018, 14:30

Lewis Hamilton claims his Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel remains in the Formula 1 title hunt despite being 40 points clear of him.

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Vettel backs Ferrari over Singapore clanger

16th September 2018, 17:55

Sebastian Vettel vowed to "always defend the team" after Ferrari's decision-making cost him the Singapore Grand Prix to Lewis Hamilton.

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Hamilton extends title lead with Singapore win

16th September 2018, 17:13

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton is now 40 points clear in the title race after a dominant win at the Singapore Grand Prix.

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Vettel ready for Sunday challenge

15th September 2018, 15:39

Sebastian Vettel qualified third for the Singapore Grand Prix and hopes his car can produce the goods in Sunday's race.

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Hamilton takes Singapore pole

15th September 2018, 15:32

Lewis Hamilton drove an "epic" final qualifying lap on the Marina Bay Street Circuit to take pole for Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix.

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Raikkonen flies Ferrari flag in Singapore

14th September 2018, 17:20

Kimi Raikkonen was quickest in second practice for the Singapore Grand Prix as Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel suffered a setback.

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Ferrari thinking ahead with Leclerc move

14th September 2018, 14:33

Maurizio Arrivabene says Ferrari decided to bring in Charles Leclerc with the team's "long-term" future in mind.

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Vettel looks to stop mistakes

14th September 2018, 07:57

World drivers' title hopeful Sebastian Vettel has said he is his own "biggest enemy" ahead of this weekend's Singapore Grand Prix.

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No F1 entry for Lamborghini - Domenicali

13th September 2018, 12:23

Lamborghini chief Stefano Domenicali has revealed the Italian manufacturer won't be branching out into Formula 1 anytime soon.

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Marko rules out Schumacher move

13th September 2018, 11:39

Toro Rosso are not going to sign Michael Schumacher's son, Mick, according to Red Bull's head of driver development Dr Helmut Marko.

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Vandoorne hoping to make statement in final McLaren outings

12th September 2018, 16:44

Stoffel Vandoorne says he will "give everything" in the final races of the campaign after it was confirmed he will leave McLaren.

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Toro Rosso take notice of young Schu

12th September 2018, 12:36

Toro Rosso are reportedly considering Michael Schumacher's son, Mick, as an option to replace Pierre Gasly in 2019.

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Leclerc confirmed as Raikkonen replacement at Ferrari

11th September 2018, 14:40

Sauber driver Charles Leclerc has been confirmed as Kimi Raikkonen's replacement at Ferrari for the 2019 season.

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Vasseur sets sights on success with Kimi

11th September 2018, 14:03

Sauber chief Cedric Vasseur has backed Kimi Raikkonen to become an "important pillar" of the team after signing on for 2019.

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Red Bull drivers not expecting Monaco repeat in Singapore

10th September 2018, 14:37

Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo don't believe Red Bull can dominate as much as they did at Monaco in May at Singapore this weekend.

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Brown not expecting McLaren miracles

10th September 2018, 14:16

McLaren CEO Zak Brown says he is not expecting to see an upturn in results for his team in the remainder of the F1 season.

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Fans urge Ferrari to rethink Raikkonen decision

10th September 2018, 13:17

Over 20,000 Kimi Raikkonen fans have signed an online petition urging Ferrari to keep the Finnish Formula One driver for another year.

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Singapore should be tight - Bottas

9th September 2018, 15:56

Valtteri Bottas admits Mercedes approach next week's Singapore GP nervously and he expects a tight race at Marina Bay.

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Norris feels for departing Vandoorne

9th September 2018, 13:19

Lando Norris has offered his backing to Stoffel Vandoorne, who he will replace at McLaren ahead of the 2019 campaign.

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Kvyat praised by Sainz

8th September 2018, 16:27

Carlos Sainz says Russian Daniil Kvyat is “one of the most talented” drivers he has ever raced against, as he is linked with a return.

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Lack of wins frustrates Bottas

8th September 2018, 13:04

Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas is eager to get a win on the board in 2018 and is concerned by a lack of success to date.

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Wolff feels Vettel deserves more respect

8th September 2018, 12:27

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff feels the press need to lay off Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel despite his recent mistakes.

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Brown justifies Lando move

7th September 2018, 16:01

McLaren chief Zak Brown says the team had to move for Lando Norris or risk losing him to a rival.

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Red Bull chief admits Ocon isn't in contention

7th September 2018, 14:59

Christian Horner admits Red Bull won't consider Esteban Ocon for a 2019 seat while he remains on Mercedes' young driver programme.

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Vandoorne - Critics too quick to judge

6th September 2018, 18:01

McLaren's Stoffel Vandoorne has hit out at his doubters after he claimed his critics are too quick to pass judgement.

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Raikkonen absence would be felt - Hamilton

6th September 2018, 12:12

Lewis Hamilton says Kimi Raikkonen's potential exit from Ferrari would be a big blow for Formula One.

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Ferrari close to driver line-up announcement

5th September 2018, 17:16

Ferrari are reportedly close to revealing their driver line-up for the Formula 1 2019 season.

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Vettel against team orders

5th September 2018, 15:20

Sebastian Vettel has suggested he is not a fan of Mercedes' team orders and does not want Ferrari to do the same.

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Raikkonen unhappy with podium boos

4th September 2018, 19:21

Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen says fans should not boo drivers on the podium after Lewis Hamilton suffered on Sunday at Monza.

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Norris will be 'realistic' in 2019

4th September 2018, 15:36

New McLaren driver Lando Norris admits he has to be "realistic" about his chances ahead of next season.

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Honda or bust for Red Bull says Marko

4th September 2018, 14:50

Red Bull motorsport advisor Dr Helmut Marko says the team will "leave Formula 1" if their partnership with Honda fails.

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McLaren driver role a 'dream' for Norris

3rd September 2018, 14:49

Lando Norris has responded to the news that he will replace driver Stoffel Vandoorne at McLaren for 2019 as "a dream come true".

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McLaren announces Vandoorne departure

3rd September 2018, 12:29

Stoffel Vandoorne will end his association with McLaren at the end of the current campaign, Zak Brown has confirmed.

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Raikkonen rues missed Monza chance

2nd September 2018, 19:15

Kimi Raikkonen says he views his second place in the Italian GP as a big opportunity to claim a win wasted.

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Vettel complains over Hamilton move

2nd September 2018, 18:28

Sebastian Vettel claims Lewis Hamilton did not give him enough room in the first-lap collision which sent him to the back of the pack.

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Hamilton triumphs over Raikkonen

2nd September 2018, 16:19

Lewis Hamilton has extended his lead at the top of the Drivers’ Championship after a thrilling Italian Grand Prix win.