Friday, November 25, 2016

Button reveals his F1 regret - SkySports F1

Jenson Button has revealed he wishes he announced he was quitting Formula 1 before the British Grand Prix in July.

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Toro Rosso seeking answers on rim failures - PlanetF1

Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost admits that team are still uncertain as to what caused the rim failures that hampered Daniil Kvyat's running in Abu Dhabi.

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Video of the Day: Hamilton's music playlist - GPUpdate.net



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Manor ‘agree terms’ with new investor - PlanetF1

Manor owner Stephen Fitzpatrick has confirmed he has "agreed terms" with a new investor that would help secure the team's future heading into 2017.

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Hamilton continues Rosberg mind games ahead of showdown | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

In the round-up: Hamilton continues Rosberg mind games • Standing restarts plan revived • Wehrlein trashes Manor reports

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“I don’t see how he can not win it” – drivers tip Rosberg for title | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Nico Rosberg is expected to clinch the world title this weekend by a group of his fellow F1 drivers including three past champions.

Read more: “I don’t see how he can not win it” – drivers tip Rosberg for title | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Rosberg reveals he still has some pace to show - PlanetF1

After failing to beat Lewis Hamilton's time in both practice sessions, Nico Rosberg revealed that he still has more pace to show going into qualifiers and Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix..

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Alonso: We are already concentrating on 2017 - PlanetF1

McLaren-Honda driver Fernando Alonso has admitted that the last three Friday's during a race weekend they have been working on their 2017 development...

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Red Bull extend TAG Heuer engine brand deal | 2017 F1 season - F1 Fanatic

Red Bull will continue to brand their Renault engines under the TAG Heuer name for the next two seasons, the team has confirmed.

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Friday’s FIA press conference - PlanetF1

Team bosses discuss Friday's practice sessions...

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Red Bull extends TAG Heuer naming deal - GPUpdate.net

Red Bull Racing will continue to use TAG Heuer branded power units until 2018 after signing a new two-year extension with the company. Red Bull has been…

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Red Bull extend partnership with TAG Heuer - PlanetF1

After a breakdown in relationship with Renault in 2015, Red Bull declared a deal to rename their power unit to TAG Heuer instead of the French Manufacturer and have now announced that the deal will run to 2018.

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Hamilton delighted at ‘smooth’ Day - PlanetF1

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Hamilton delighted at ‘smooth’ day - PlanetF1

Topping both time-sheets after Friday's practice sessions, Championship hopeful Lewis Hamilton was relieved that he had a smooth day on the Yas Marina Circuit ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix...

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Hamilton: I can go even quicker - SkySports F1

Lewis Hamilton has warned he can go even quicker after the Mercedes driver topped both of Friday's practice sessions.

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton's 'sole focus is pole position' - BBC F1

Lewis Hamilton says he is desperate to take pole position for the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, having been fastest in both opening practice sessions.

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Will F1’s last race on high-degradation tyres serve up a championship surprise? | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Friday practice analysis - F1 Fanatic

Formula One's last race on high-degradation tyres will decide whether Nico Rosberg or Lewis Hamilton becomes champion this year.

Read more: Will F1’s last race on high-degradation tyres serve up a championship surprise? | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Friday practice analysis - F1 Fanatic

Toro Rosso blame rim problems after abandoning practice | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

A wheel rim problem was to blame for the punctures which led Toro Rosso to abandon their running in today's practice sessions according to team principal Franz Tost.

Read more: Toro Rosso blame rim problems after abandoning practice | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Ricciardo reckons Red Bull not too far off Merc - PlanetF1

After Friday's practice sessions concluded, Daniel Ricciardo reckons that Mercedes are not that far ahead of Red Bull.

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Hamilton feeling 'really happy' after first day - GPUpdate.net

Lewis Hamilton declared himself "really happy" after topping the opening day of practice for the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Hamilton trails…

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Vettel plays down Ferrari gearbox failure - GPUpdate.net

Sebastian Vettel played down the impact of his gearbox failure after he stopped on circuit during the closing stages of Friday's second practice session for the…

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Vettel: Gearbox failure shouldnt have impact on rest of the weekend - PlanetF1

After retiring from the second practice session with a gearbox failure, Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel revealed that it shouldn't have any impact on the rest of the race weekend as wasn't using his race gearbox.

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Brundle: It's Rosberg's to lose - SkySports F1

All the pressure is on championship leader Nico Rosberg while Lewis Hamilton has nothing to lose at the Duel in the Desert, according to Sky F1's Martin Brundle.

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Rosberg edges closer in Abu Dhabi practice - F1technical.net

Lewis Hamilton was again fastest in the second practice session at Abu Dhabi, but this time with much less of a margin. As Nico Rosberg narrowed the gap to 0.079s, so did Ferrari, with Sebastian Vettel ending up at less than three tenths of Hamilton.

Read more: Rosberg edges closer in Abu Dhabi practice - F1technical.net

Make your 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix predictions | F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship - F1 Fanatic

Who will win the race - and the championship? Enter your 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix predictions to win loads of F1 prizes this weekend.

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Banco do Brasil to end Sauber backing - GPUpdate.net

Banco do Brasil is to end its sponsorship deal with Sauber, team boss Monisha Kaltenborn has confirmed, casting further doubt over Felipe Nasr's future in…

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton fastest in second practice - BBC F1

Lewis Hamilton is fastest in both practice sessions at the start of the weekend that will decide the 2016 Formula 1 World Championship.

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A Mercedes one-two Friday - PlanetF1

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FP2: A Mercedes one-two Friday - PlanetF1

Lewis Hamilton topped the second free practice session with a time of 1:40.861, while his team-mate Rosberg finished 0.079s behind him.

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Practice 2 Report - Close enough - Grandprix.com

Abu Dhabi GP - Practice 2 ReportBy Dan Knutson in Abu Dhabi

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Practice 2 Results - Grandprix.com

Abu Dhabi GP - Practice 2 Results

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Verstappen: Red Bull/Ferrari in 'tight' battle - GPUpdate.net

Red Bull driver Max Verstappen says he is anticipating a "tight" battle with Ferrari at this weekend's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Ferrari and Red…

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Full Practice 2 results - GPUpdate.net



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Hamilton pips Rosberg in second practice | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix second practice - F1 Fanatic

Lewis Hamilton ended the first day of practice at Yas Marina on top of the times with less than a tenth of a second in hand over his title rival Nico Rosberg.

Read more: Hamilton pips Rosberg in second practice | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix second practice - F1 Fanatic

Hamilton ahead as title deciding weekend kicks off - F1technical.net

Lewis Hamilton enjoyed a comfortable start to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend as he proved the fastest man in the first practice session, and 4 tenths quicker than team mate and Championship rival Nico Rosberg. The Red Bull duo were once again the closest competitors.

Read more: Hamilton ahead as title deciding weekend kicks off - F1technical.net

Hamilton edges Rosberg in second practice - GPUpdate.net

Lewis Hamilton clocked the quickest time to edge Mercedes team-mate and championship rival Nico Rosberg during the second practice session for the…

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P2: Lewis fractionally ahead - SkySports F1

Lewis Hamilton edged out Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in Practice Two in Abu Dhabi, but there was less than a 10th between the title protagonists.

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2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice in pictures | F1 Pictures - F1 Fanatic

Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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McLaren: Zak Brown says he owes position to Ron Dennis - BBC F1

New McLaren boss Zak Brown says he owes his position to departing chief Ron Dennis.

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Live: 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix second practice | F1 Fanatic Live - F1 Fanatic

Follow the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix second practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.

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Massa prepares for F1 farewell - SkySports F1

Felipe Massa says he is proud of his achievements in Formula 1 as he prepares to bid an emotional farewell to the sport.

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Live! Follow FP2 for the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

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Top ten gift ideas for F1 Fanatics in 2016 | 2016 F1 season - F1 Fanatic

What are the best gifts for F1 fans in 2016? F1 Fanatic reveals which are the top buys from this year's review - plus a few Black Friday bargains.

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Follow second practice for the Abu Dhabi GP! - GPUpdate.net



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Pirelli expects three seconds per lap gain - GPUpdate.net

Pirelli says that it is anticipating lap times next year to be around three seconds quicker than 2016, following the presentation of its 2017 tyres in Abu…

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Button says Abu Dhabi - my last race - Grandprix.com

Jenson Button has admitted Sunday's Abu Dhabi grand prix will probably be his last in formula one.

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Hamilton handshake snub not deliberate says Rosberg - Grandprix.com

Nico Rosberg says he and Lewis Hamilton did not deliberately refuse to shake hands as they head into their 2016 title showdown in Abu Dhabi.

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Grosjean: Sunday struggles have cost Gutierrez - PlanetF1

Although Romain Grosjean concedes that Esteban Gutierrez has "good" qualifying pace, he reckons inconsistent performances on grand prix Sundays cost him his Haas seat.

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Renault recommended Magnussen to Haas - Grandprix.com

Kevin Magnussen is heading to Haas with the recommendation of many in the F1 paddock, including those at his current team Renault.

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McLaren protégé de Vries gets DTM test - GPUpdate.net

McLaren protégé Nyck de Vries has been handed the opportunity to test Audi's DTM car at Jerez next week. De Vries, 21, has been affiliated with McLaren for…

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2017 to be transition year for tyres says Hembery - Grandprix.com

Pirelli says it regards 2017 as a transition year as the sport adapts to the radically different technical regulations.

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Abu Dhabi GP: Toto Wolff plays down Lewis Hamilton & Nico Rosberg colliding - BBC F1

Mercedes boss Toto Wolff plays down the possibility of team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg coming together during the title-deciding Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Latest F1 photos: Friday at Yas Marina - GPUpdate.net



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Button reverts to Brawn helmet design for last race | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Jenson Button is using a helmet design based on that from his world championship-winning year with Brawn for what is set to be his swansong F1 race.

Read more: Button reverts to Brawn helmet design for last race | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Who deserves it more – Hamilton or Rosberg? - PlanetF1

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Who deserves it more – Hamilton or Rosberg? - PlanetF1

As the Formula 1 paddock gears up for the final race of the season, the huge debate of who deserves the Drivers’ Championship between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton has never been this intense. Despite Rosberg not even touching the Championship yet, many Hamilton fans have already prepared their excuses as their beloved Brit faces […]

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Live! Follow first practice for the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

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Live: 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix first practice | F1 Fanatic Live - F1 Fanatic

Follow the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix first practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.

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Follow first practice for the Abu Dhabi GP! - GPUpdate.net



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Abu Dhabi Practice - LIVE! - SkySports F1



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Alonso ‘will’ win a third title before quitting F1 - PlanetF1

Fernando Alonso says he has no plans to swap his Formula 1 car with a World Endurance Championship machine, at least not until he has a third World title to his tally.

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Button to sport modified helmet design - GPUpdate.net

Jenson Button will sport a modified helmet design for what is set to be his final Formula 1 event in Abu Dhabi this weekend. Button will step back from…

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Hamilton promises 'interesting' crew swap story - GPUpdate.net

Lewis Hamilton says he will divulge "interesting" details over Mercedes' pre-season shake up of its race crew once he retires from Formula 1. Hamilton…

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Lewis Hamilton is ‘last of dying breed’ - PlanetF1

Anthony Hamilton says that his son, British Formula One World Champion Lewis Hamilton, is the last of a dying breed of drivers from less-privileged backgrounds.

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Thursday, November 24, 2016

Vettel: Ferrari criticism not always justified - GPUpdate.net

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel says criticism of the team throughout the 2016 campaign was not always justified, and insists the outfit's performances were better…

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Wehrlein’s future may remain undecided until next year - PlanetF1

Without a drive for next season, Pascal Wehrlein has revealed that his future may not be decided until next year.

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The great F1 title deciders - SkySports F1

When it comes to deciding a world championship, Formula 1 has come up with some classic and controversial races down the years. But where will Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's 2016 battle end up in this glittering list?

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‘Whoever wins the title deserves it’ - PlanetF1

With Lewis Hamilton needing to come from behind to win this year's title, Kimi Raikkonen says the Brit can only win the race and see whether luck plays into his hands.

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Video of the Day: Red Bull drivers on 2016 - GPUpdate.net



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Germany dropped from the 2017 calendar - PlanetF1

There is no German Grand Prix on the Formula One calendar next year after negotiations between the Hockenheim officials and Bernie Ecclestone failed.

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No German GP means 20 races in 2017 | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

In the round-up: No German GP means 20 races in 2017 • 2012 my best season - Alonso • Vettel praises Verstappen

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Verstappen expects Hamilton to hold up Rosberg | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Max Verstappen expects Lewis Hamilton's championship tactics will involve trying to hold up Nico Rosberg during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Hamilton on Trump and Brexit, Hintsa and the title battle: 2016 was “a terrible year” | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Lewis Hamilton will be glad to put 2016 behind him following his troubles this season, personal losses and developments elsewhere in the world.

Read more: Hamilton on Trump and Brexit, Hintsa and the title battle: 2016 was “a terrible year” | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Hockenheim confirms no German GP in 2017 - GPUpdate.net

Hockenheim chief Georg Seiler has confirmed that there will be no German Grand Prix next year, after negotiations failed to produce an agreement, meaning the…

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Thursday Press Conference - Grandprix.com

Abu Dhabi GP - Thursday Press Conference

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Jenson Button: The day he came from last to win at 2011 Canadian GP - BBC F1

Some of Jenson Button's biggest moments in F1 will never be forgotten - especially his performances in the wet.

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WATCH: Max-Martin masterclass - SkySports F1

In a Sky F1 exclusive, Max Verstappen joins Martin Brundle at the SkyPad to analyse his wet-weather masterclass at the Brazilian GP.

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Hamilton hints at more behind crew swap - PlanetF1

Lewis Hamilton has hinted that there was more behind Mercedes' decision to swap mechanics between the two garages in the pre-season.

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Fernando Alonso: McLaren driver '100% committed' to staying in F1 - BBC F1

McLaren driver Fernando Alonso says he is "100% committed" to staying in Formula 1 and winning a third world title.

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Thursday’s FIA press conference – part 2 - PlanetF1

Title rivals Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton attended a special press conference ahead of the Abu Dhabi showdown.

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Thursday’s FIA press conference – part 1 - PlanetF1

Jenson Button, Felipe Massa, Kimi Raikkonen, Felipe Nasr and Max Verstappen faced the media in Abu Dhabi.

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Desert Duel: The press conference - SkySports F1

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton are poised to take centre stage in Sunday's Abu Dhabi GP and on Thursday the title contenders were absolutely the centre of attention in a 'championship special' press conference

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Wehrlein wants future sorted by end of year - GPUpdate.net

Pascal Wehrlein says that he would like his future to be resolved by the end of the year, but is wary that the situation could be dragged out in…

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Vettel: Performance better than results - PlanetF1

Sebastian Vettel reckons Ferrari's performance this season has been "better" than their results.

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Video: McLaren-Honda drivers on teamwork - GPUpdate.net



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Lewis Hamilton 'proud' before title decider with Nico Rosberg at Abu Dhabi GP - BBC F1

Lewis Hamilton says he will be "proud" of his performance in 2016 regardless of whether he wins the world title in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

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Vettel praises Verstappen - SkySports F1

Sebastian Vettel has praised Max Verstappen's "excellent" podium-charging performance in Brazil, having initially aimed fresh criticism at his Red Bull rival in the aftermath of the manic Interlagos race.

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2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix build-up in pictures | F1 Pictures - F1 Fanatic

Pictures from the build-up to the 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Synergy – Button and Alonso on teamwork - PlanetF1

Racing isn't just about what happens on track, and it is the tremendous work that goes on behind the scenes which often goes unnoticed.

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Rosberg 'more relaxed' after 2014 finale - GPUpdate.net

Nico Rosberg says his experience from the last-round title battle with Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton in 2014 will help as he attempts to claim his first…

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Hamilton: Backing up Rosberg is not practical - PlanetF1

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Emotion of Brazil race was indescribable – Massa | 2016 Brazilian Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Felipe Massa's reception from fans and teams following his Brazilian Grand Prix retirement was indescribable, according to the Williams driver.

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Hamilton: Backing up Rosberg is not practical - PlanetF1

Although he needs Nico Rosberg to finish off the podium in Abu Dhabi, Lewis Hamilton has ruled out any talk of backing his title rival up into the Red Bulls.

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20 races for 2017 as Germany scrapped - Grandprix.com

F1's race calendar for 2017 is set to shrink from 21 to 20 grands prix.

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Backing Rosberg up ‘not practical’, says Hamilton | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Lewis Hamilton says it wouldn't be practical to hold up Nico Rosberg in order to encourage others to overtake his championship rival at Yas Marina.

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Wehrlein not denying Sauber rumours - Grandprix.com

Pascal Wehrlein on Thursday did not deny reports he is in the running to switch to Sauber for 2017.

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Hamilton holding his tongue on Rosberg crew swap | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Lewis Hamilton said he will give his explanation for why Mercedes swapped members of his team with Nico Rosberg's "in ten years".

Read more: Hamilton holding his tongue on Rosberg crew swap | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Button: I don’t want to be racing in F1 beyond 2016 - PlanetF1

Jenson Button has announced that he is treating this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as his "last" race in F1, turning his sabbatical into a retirement.

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Hamilton 'proud' of Rosberg - SkySports F1

Lewis Hamilton has vowed not to 'play dirty' in the season-concluding Abu Dhabi GP in order to win the title ahead of Nico Rosberg and revealed he is 'proud' of his team-mate's 2016 performances.

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Jenson Button: McLaren driver to retire from F1 after Abu Dhabi GP - BBC F1

McLaren driver Jenson Button says he will retire from Formula 1 after Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Jenson Button: 'There were days he was untouchable' - BBC F1

Jenson Button's absence from the track next year deprives F1 of an exceptional driver, as well as an intelligent and thoughtful character.

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‘Force India can be in the top-three fight in 2017’ - PlanetF1

Having committed to Force India for the 2017 season, Sergio Perez believes the Silverstone-based team could "be in" the fight for a top three position.

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Button: “I’m thinking this will be my last race” | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Jenson Button says he expects this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will be his final F1 race, despite having previously indicated he could return.

Read more: Button: “I’m thinking this will be my last race” | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Nasr: Staying at Sauber remains priority - GPUpdate.net

Felipe Nasr has emphasised that he is eager to continue racing at Sauber in 2017, with his future yet to be determined ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi…

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Button viewing Abu Dhabi GP as final race - GPUpdate.net

McLaren-Honda driver Jenson Button says he regards this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as his final Formula 1 race, despite the potential of a return in…

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Gutierrez: Clear-the-air talks on the agenda - PlanetF1

Looking to finish his relationship with Haas on a good note, Esteban Gutierrez has confirmed that he will be speaking with Guenther Steiner in Abu Dhabi to clear the air.

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Button should axe sabbatical and retire says Jordan - Grandprix.com

Jenson Button has been urged to turn his forthcoming 'sabbatical' into full retirement from formula one.

Read more: Button should axe sabbatical and retire says Jordan - Grandprix.com

WATCH: Belly dancing Ricciardo - SkySports F1

Formula 1 master, Shoey drinker, now a belly dancer in the desert. Where do Daniel Ricciardo's talents end?

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Grosjean to stick with new brake material - GPUpdate.net

Romain Grosjean has confirmed that he will stick with the new brake material he trialled at the Brazilian Grand Prix at this weekend's season finale in Abu…

Read more: Grosjean to stick with new brake material - GPUpdate.net

Red Bull could spoil Rosberg title says Stewart - Grandprix.com

Sir Jackie Stewart has warned that Nico Rosberg's bid for title glory this weekend could be spoiled by the Red Bulls.

Read more: Red Bull could spoil Rosberg title says Stewart - Grandprix.com

Rosberg should target win from pole says Surer - Grandprix.com

Nico Rosberg should target pole and the win rather than an easy and careful cruise to the title this weekend in Abu Dhabi.

Read more: Rosberg should target win from pole says Surer - Grandprix.com

Car failure a nightmare for F1 finale says Chiesa - Grandprix.com

The big enemy of F1's title showdown in Abu Dhabi this weekend is the risk of technical failure.

Read more: Car failure a nightmare for F1 finale says Chiesa - Grandprix.com

Alonso caused Massa's Ferrari decline says Smedley - Grandprix.com

Felipe Massa's relationship with Ferrari soured due to the arrival of Fernando Alonso.

Read more: Alonso caused Massa's Ferrari decline says Smedley - Grandprix.com

Rosberg drove strategically for title says Berger - Grandprix.com

Nico Rosberg has eased off the throttle in a tactical manoeuvre for the 2016 world championship.

Read more: Rosberg drove strategically for title says Berger - Grandprix.com

2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix team-by-team preview | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

There will be 22 drivers racing on Sunday but the world's attention will be focused on just two. Who will be strongest in Abu Dhabi? Here's the final preview of 2016.

Read more: 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix team-by-team preview | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Alonso not sure McLaren will get 2017 right - Grandprix.com

The only question mark is how McLaren will respond to the new aerodynamic regulations for 2017, according to Fernando Alonso.

Read more: Alonso not sure McLaren will get 2017 right - Grandprix.com

Latest F1 photos: Thursday at Yas Marina - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Latest F1 photos: Thursday at Yas Marina - GPUpdate.net

Weather to have little bearing on title-decider | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weather - F1 Fanatic

Drivers can bank on there being no repeat of the dire conditions which greeted them at Interlagos. But Yas Marina's twilight race can be tricky.

Read more: Weather to have little bearing on title-decider | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weather - F1 Fanatic

Johnny Herbert's Abu Dhabi Tips - SkySports F1

Sky Sports F1 expert Johnny Herbert expects Lewis Hamilton to win Sunday's 'Duel in the Desert' but still miss out on a fourth world drivers' title.

Read more: Johnny Herbert's Abu Dhabi Tips - SkySports F1

Gutiérrez still focused on F1 for 2017 - GPUpdate.net

Esteban Gutiérrez says his priority is still to secure a Formula 1 seat for the 2017 season, after being dropped by Haas, but admits he may be forced to look…

Read more: Gutiérrez still focused on F1 for 2017 - GPUpdate.net

Video: Haas on Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - GPUpdate.net



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Overview: F1's battles down the pack - GPUpdate.net

While the attention this weekend will fall on the scrap for the title between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, there are several other battles further down the…

Read more: Overview: F1's battles down the pack - GPUpdate.net

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Who needs what is as simple as… - PlanetF1

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Who needs what is as simple as… - PlanetF1

Three is the number of the weekend in Abu Dhabi where a top three finish guarantees Nico Rosberg a first World title while Lewis Hamilton needs be P3 or higher to even be in the running.

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix guide - PlanetF1

For all you need to know about the big news, the track, the tyres and the numbers that matter...

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Button’s ‘crashing’ offer for Hamilton - PlanetF1

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Button’s ‘crashing’ offer for Hamilton - PlanetF1

Jenson Button has jokingly offered to help compatriot Lewis Hamilton win this year's World title, all he needs to do is pay the McLaren driver to crash into Nico Rosberg.

The post Button’s ‘crashing’ offer for Hamilton appeared first on PlanetF1.



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Danger lurks for Nico and Lewis - SkySports F1

An in-car glimpse from Nico Rosberg's cockpit during the rain-dominated Brazilian GP told you much about his approach.

Read more: Danger lurks for Nico and Lewis - SkySports F1

Verstappen staying grounded - SkySports F1

Red Bull's Max Verstappen says he is not letting the praise after his stunning wet-weather drive in Brazil go to his head.

Read more: Verstappen staying grounded - SkySports F1

Horner: Rosberg will need to watch his mirrors - PlanetF1

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner thinks the biggest threat to Nico Rosberg's chances of winning his first Formula 1 World title will come in the form of the Red Bull drivers.

The post Horner: Rosberg will need to watch his mirrors appeared first on PlanetF1.



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‘Development race will be great for F1’ - PlanetF1

After three years of Mercedes pulling ahead, and staying ahead, of the chasing pack, Jenson Button feels next year's development race will be "great" for Formula 1.

The post ‘Development race will be great for F1’ appeared first on PlanetF1.



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Video of the Day: Räikkönen's preview - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Video of the Day: Räikkönen's preview - GPUpdate.net

Ricciardo backs Rosberg to seal first title - PlanetF1

Daniel Ricciardo thinks Nico Rosberg will deserve his first Formula One world title if he seals the championship at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Abu Dhabi press conf schedule - PlanetF1

Jenson Button and Felipe Massa will begin their farewell weekends with attendance in Thursday's press conference while title rivals Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton have a briefing of their own.

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Abu Dhabi GP guide - PlanetF1

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Hamilton will hold Rosberg up “if he’s smart” – Horner | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

In the round-up: Hamilton will hold Rosberg up "if he's smart" • Low-degradation tyres "new technology" - Pirelli • Jordan: Button shouldn't return

Read more: Hamilton will hold Rosberg up “if he’s smart” – Horner | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

F1 Report Abu Dhabi preview - SkySports F1

Natalie Pinkham was joined in the studio by former F1 driver Max Chilton and British GT's youngest-ever champion Jamie Chadwick to look ahead to the Duel in the Desert at the Abu Dhabi GP.

Read more: F1 Report Abu Dhabi preview - SkySports F1

Ricciardo tips Nico for title - SkySports F1

Daniel Ricciardo is predicting Nico Rosberg will win the F1 Drivers' Championship in Abu Dhabi this weekend at the Duel in the Desert.

Read more: Ricciardo tips Nico for title - SkySports F1

Abu Dhabi GP: Nico Rosberg cannot afford tangle with Red Bull drivers, says Horner - BBC F1

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner warns title leader Nico Rosberg his drivers will "be going for it" in Abu Dhabi this weekend.

Read more: Abu Dhabi GP: Nico Rosberg cannot afford tangle with Red Bull drivers, says Horner - BBC F1

Video: Jorge Lorenzo's Mercedes test - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Video: Jorge Lorenzo's Mercedes test - GPUpdate.net

Massa poised for emotional final race - GPUpdate.net

Felipe Massa says he is expecting another emotional weekend as he prepares to start his 250th and final Formula 1 race at the season-closing Abu Dhabi Grand…

Read more: Massa poised for emotional final race - GPUpdate.net

Toro Rosso preview the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

Ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Toro Rosso pair Carlos Sainz and Daniil Kvyat discuss the final race of the season...

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Sauber preview Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

Sauber duo Felipe Nasr and Marcus Ericsson preview the upcoming Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, the final race of the season.

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Williams preview the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

As we approach the final race of the season in Abu Dhabi, Formula 1 will bid farewell to Felipe Massa...

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Mercedes preview the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

This is it, the final showdown between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton. Here are the two title contenders discussing the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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Alonso praises Button as he goes on his sabbatical - PlanetF1

With Jenson Button taking a break in 2017, Fernando Alonso has said he will miss his team-mate being in the garage next to him, with Stoffel Vandoorne replacing him.

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Wolff: 2017 data readings look promising - PlanetF1

As Formula 1 is set for regulation changes next season, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has said the readings look promising from what he has seen from the simulated data...

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Video: Rosberg's 'Never Give Up' clip - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Video: Rosberg's 'Never Give Up' clip - GPUpdate.net

2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix track preview | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Yas Marina wants for nothing in terms of facilities. If only the same could be said of its almost universally disliked track.

Read more: 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix track preview | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Canadian GP to go ahead - Mayor - SkySports F1

The Canadian GP will go ahead in 2017, according to Montreal's Mayor Denis Coderre who took to Twitter to make the announcement.

Read more: Canadian GP to go ahead - Mayor - SkySports F1

Canada secures place on 2017 calendar - Grandprix.com

Canada looks to have secured its place on the 2017 calendar.

Read more: Canada secures place on 2017 calendar - Grandprix.com

Ferrari call off Christmas lunch? - Grandprix.com

Ferrari may have cancelled its traditional F1 team Christmas lunch.

Read more: Ferrari call off Christmas lunch? - Grandprix.com

WATCH: Bernie & Brundle Part 1 - SkySports F1

Watch the first part of Martin Brundle's exclusive chat for Sky Sports F1 with Bernie Ecclestone as the Sky F1 pundit visits his Brazilian ranch.

Read more: WATCH: Bernie & Brundle Part 1 - SkySports F1

Giovinazzi eyes step towards F1 in Abu Dhabi - Grandprix.com

Another important championship will also reach its zenith this weekend in Abu Dhabi.

Read more: Giovinazzi eyes step towards F1 in Abu Dhabi - Grandprix.com

Wolff hails 'exceptional' Mercedes drivers - GPUpdate.net

Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff says both Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton have been "exceptional" in 2016 and that either would be deserving of this year's World…

Read more: Wolff hails 'exceptional' Mercedes drivers - GPUpdate.net

Drivers to train hard for 2017 says Kvyat - Grandprix.com

Daniil Kvyat says he is glad the season is ending, but also looking ahead to an arduous winter period.

Read more: Drivers to train hard for 2017 says Kvyat - Grandprix.com

Memorable moments from Abu Dhabi - PlanetF1

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton are all-set for a duel in the desert this weekend...

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Jos Verstappen: My son is here to race, not listen to complaints - PlanetF1

Defending his son Max, Jos Verstappen has said the young Red Bull prodigy is here to race and win Grands Prix, not listen to criticism and complaints...

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Canadian Grand Prix to go ahead after commercial deal is agreed - BBC F1

The Canadian Grand Prix is to go ahead in June after organisers agreed a deal with the sport's commercial rights holders.

Read more: Canadian Grand Prix to go ahead after commercial deal is agreed - BBC F1

Massa wants to celebrate after final race - PlanetF1

Ahead of his final and 250th race, Felipe Massa is expecting yet another emotional race after his home Grand Prix in Brazil two weeks ago...

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Montreal mayor says 2017 Canadian GP will go ahead | 2017 F1 calendar - F1 Fanatic

The 2017 Canadian Grand Prix will go ahead at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, according to the mayor of Montreal, following doubts over the race's future.

Read more: Montreal mayor says 2017 Canadian GP will go ahead | 2017 F1 calendar - F1 Fanatic

Lowe: Mercedes will ensure a fair fight - PlanetF1

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Lowe: Mercedes will ensure a fair fight - PlanetF1

As the season reaches it's finale, Mercedes technical boss Paddy Lowe explained that although both Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg are in a Championship fight, the team garage will make sure things are kept clean.

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Montréal confirms deal for 2017 F1 race - GPUpdate.net

Officials in Montréal have confirmed that the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve will continue to host a round of the Formula 1 championship in 2017. Montréal…

Read more: Montréal confirms deal for 2017 F1 race - GPUpdate.net

Kvyat ready for busy off-season - PlanetF1

With his future confirmed within the Red Bull fold, Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat has already been keeping an eye on the 2017 season, saying they have plenty to prepare for.

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

'Duel in the desert is 50:50' - SkySports F1

The F1 title fight between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg is still delicately poised at 50:50, according to this week's F1 Report guests.

Read more: 'Duel in the desert is 50:50' - SkySports F1

Preview: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Round 21 - GPUpdate.net

Abu Dhabi will again play host to Formula 1's season finale in 2016, as Mercedes team-mates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton fight for the title. GPUpdate.net…

Read more: Preview: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Round 21 - GPUpdate.net

How Hamilton can be champion - SkySports F1

Statistically, there is only a 20 per cent chance Lewis Hamilton will be crowned champion at the conclusion of the Duel in the Desert.

Read more: How Hamilton can be champion - SkySports F1

Video on the Day: Button on F1's future - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Video on the Day: Button on F1's future - GPUpdate.net

‘Hamilton should pay me to take out Rosberg’, jokes Button | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

In the round-up: 'Hamilton should pay me to take Rosberg out' • Rosberg won't cheat - Hamilton • McLaren 'need title sponsor'

Read more: ‘Hamilton should pay me to take out Rosberg’, jokes Button | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton can only hope for Nico Rosberg failure - BBC F1

At Formula 1's title decider in Abu Dhabi, Lewis Hamilton can only hope the fireworks come from Nico Rosberg's engine.

Read more: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Lewis Hamilton can only hope for Nico Rosberg failure - BBC F1

Grosjean labels Haas' debut year 'positive' - GPUpdate.net

Romain Grosjean says Haas' debut campaign in Formula 1 has been "positive" as it prepares to embark in the final Grand Prix of the year in Abu Dhabi this…

Read more: Grosjean labels Haas' debut year 'positive' - GPUpdate.net

Latest F1 photos: Preparations at Yas Marina - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Latest F1 photos: Preparations at Yas Marina - GPUpdate.net

Alonso not expecting much in Abu Dhabi - PlanetF1

McLaren-Honda driver Fernando Alonso has admitted he and his team-mate Jenson Button shouldn't go into the last race weekend in Abu Dhabi expecting to be confident...

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Formula 1 vs Football: Celebrity fans - PlanetF1

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Formula 1 vs Football: Celebrity fans - PlanetF1

We’ve given you numbers and statistics in our last edition of Formula 1 vs Footballers. But now, in no particular order, we compare which of the biggest celebrities around the world support Formula 1 and Football. It is near impossible to rate which of these house-hold names holds the most notoriety so we are letting […]

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Video: Hülkenberg's Abu Dhabi preview - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Video: Hülkenberg's Abu Dhabi preview - GPUpdate.net

Mallya: Extra motivation for Force India - GPUpdate.net

Force India Team Principal Vijay Mallya says there is an extra incentive for both the squad and its drivers to perform well at this weekend's season-ending Abu…

Read more: Mallya: Extra motivation for Force India - GPUpdate.net

Are Hamilton’s title hopes really ‘impossible’? | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Lewis Hamilton described his chances of winning the championship as "pretty impossible". But the odds show his title hopes are not completely unrealistic.

Read more: Are Hamilton’s title hopes really ‘impossible’? | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Brown denies Dennis meeting will be awkward - Grandprix.com

Zak Brown has denied he will endure a particularly awkward introduction to life at McLaren this weekend in Abu Dhabi.

Read more: Brown denies Dennis meeting will be awkward - Grandprix.com

Wolff still not eyeing Ecclestone job - Grandprix.com

Toto Wolff says he is not interested in succeeding Bernie Ecclestone as boss of formula one.

Read more: Wolff still not eyeing Ecclestone job - Grandprix.com

Alonso, Button hint at Le Mans futures - Grandprix.com

Fernando Alonso has hinted again that his future lies at Le Mans.

Read more: Alonso, Button hint at Le Mans futures - Grandprix.com

Wolff excited and worried about 2017 - Grandprix.com

Toto Wolff says he is looking ahead to 2017 with a mix of excitement and apprehension.

Read more: Wolff excited and worried about 2017 - Grandprix.com

Haas reflects on debut season - PlanetF1

Haas boss Guenther Steiner has reflected on their debut season in Formula 1, saying they deserve to finish eighth on the Constructors' Championship table...

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Malaysia to axe GP after 2018 - Grandprix.com

Malaysia will host its twentieth and final grand prix at Sepang in 2018.

Read more: Malaysia to axe GP after 2018 - Grandprix.com

Boullier sees progression 'in every area' - GPUpdate.net

Eric Boullier says that he has witnessed "firm progression in every area" through the second season of the latest McLaren-Honda partnership. McLaren scored…

Read more: Boullier sees progression 'in every area' - GPUpdate.net

Zak Brown's McLaren in-tray - SkySports F1



Read more: Zak Brown's McLaren in-tray - SkySports F1

Prost-like Rosberg deserves title says Villeneuve - Grandprix.com

Even Lewis Hamilton concedes that his teammate Nico Rosberg is the favourite to be crowned world champion in Abu Dhabi this weekend.

Read more: Prost-like Rosberg deserves title says Villeneuve - Grandprix.com

Vandoorne can be F1's next Verstappen says Boutsen - Grandprix.com

F1 might be about to discover its next Max Verstappen-like sensation.

Read more: Vandoorne can be F1's next Verstappen says Boutsen - Grandprix.com

Hamilton on his ‘impossible odds’ - PlanetF1

As we approach the last race of the season in Abu Dhabi, Lewis Hamilton could finish the 2016 season with ten race wins, one more than his team-mate Nico Rosberg, and still walk away without the Drivers' Championship title.

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Button hopes to end chapter 'in style' - GPUpdate.net

McLaren driver Jenson Button says he is eager to end "this chapter in style" as he prepares for what could be his final Grand Prix in Abu Dhabi this…

Read more: Button hopes to end chapter 'in style' - GPUpdate.net

Celis Jr. gets another FP1 run in Abu Dhabi - GPUpdate.net

Alfonso Celis Jr. will make another practice outing with Force India at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Mexican youngster Celis Jr., who acts as a development…

Read more: Celis Jr. gets another FP1 run in Abu Dhabi - GPUpdate.net

Nico v Lewis: The road to Abu Dhabi - SkySports F1

Nico Rosberg heads into the season-deciding Abu Dhabi GP holding a 12-point lead over Lewis Hamilton in the battle for the 2016 F1 world title.

Read more: Nico v Lewis: The road to Abu Dhabi - SkySports F1

McLaren confirm Brown as Dennis replacement - PlanetF1

Following the departure of Ron Dennis from the McLaren Technology Group, the Honda-powered franchise has confirmed Zak Brown as the Executive Director...

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Rosberg: I have to treat it like any other race - PlanetF1

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Rosberg: I have to treat it like any other race - PlanetF1

Currently boasting a twelve-point lead on the Drivers' Championship, Nico Rosberg has insisted nothing has changed in terms of race preparation and will aim to approach the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix just like any other...

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Hamilton wary of 'pretty impossible odds' - GPUpdate.net

Lewis Hamilton has accepted that he faces "pretty impossible odds" to retain his Formula 1 crown as he prepares to battle Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg for…

Read more: Hamilton wary of 'pretty impossible odds' - GPUpdate.net

Hulkenberg wants final Force India ride to be a celebration - PlanetF1

Ahead of his final race with Force India before moving to Renault, Nico Hulkenberg wants to finish on a high with the Silverstone-based outfit one last time...

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Monday, November 21, 2016

Ecclestone: Singapore wants out of F1 - PlanetF1

Singapore wants to end its F1 grand prix contract after next year, Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone said...

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How Lewis won first Desert Duel - SkySports F1

The Duel in the Desert? Yes, Formula 1 has been here before.

Read more: How Lewis won first Desert Duel - SkySports F1

Malaysian Grand Prix: Sepang to no longer host Formula 1 from 2018 - BBC F1

Malaysia will no longer host a Formula 1 grand prix after the current agreement expires in 2018.

Read more: Malaysian Grand Prix: Sepang to no longer host Formula 1 from 2018 - BBC F1

Video of the Day: Bottas' first go-kart - GPUpdate.net



Read more: Video of the Day: Bottas' first go-kart - GPUpdate.net

Losing tenth unlikely to change Manor’s 2017 line-up | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

In the round-up: Losing tenth unlikely to change Manor's 2017 line-up • Aerodynamics McLaren's biggest challenge for 2017 - Alonso

Read more: Losing tenth unlikely to change Manor’s 2017 line-up | F1 Fanatic Round-up - F1 Fanatic

Zak Brown to join McLaren as executive director | 2016 F1 season - F1 Fanatic

McLaren has confirmed Zak Brown will join the company as executive director following last week's ousting of Ron Dennis.

Read more: Zak Brown to join McLaren as executive director | 2016 F1 season - F1 Fanatic

Brown appointed McLaren Executive Director - GPUpdate.net

McLaren has confirmed that marketing guru Zak Brown is to become the Executive Director of the McLaren Technology Group next month, a move which is "a…

Read more: Brown appointed McLaren Executive Director - GPUpdate.net

McLaren: Zak Brown accepts role after Ron Dennis' departure - BBC F1

Formula 1 commercial expert Zak Brown accepts a senior role with the McLaren Group following the departure of chairman Ron Dennis.

Read more: McLaren: Zak Brown accepts role after Ron Dennis' departure - BBC F1

Rosberg: Every reason to feel confident - GPUpdate.net

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg says he has "every reason to feel confident" as he attempts to clinch his first Formula 1 World Championship at this weekend's…

Read more: Rosberg: Every reason to feel confident - GPUpdate.net

Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver says he is facing 'impossible odds' - BBC F1

Lewis Hamilton says he faces "pretty impossible odds" as he seeks to win the F1 world title at Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Read more: Lewis Hamilton: Mercedes driver says he is facing 'impossible odds' - BBC F1

2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix TV Times | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Don't miss any of the title-deciding 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix sessions - here are the times for all of this weekend's action, plus the GP2 and GP3 races.

Read more: 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix TV Times | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

'Brown to be McLaren boss' - SkySports F1

Zak Brown has agreed to become a new boss of McLaren, according to Sky News.

Read more: 'Brown to be McLaren boss' - SkySports F1

GPUpdate readers back Rosberg for title - GPUpdate.net

GPUpdate.net readers believe that Nico Rosberg would be a more deserving Formula 1 champion this season than Lewis Hamilton, following a week-long poll…

Read more: GPUpdate readers back Rosberg for title - GPUpdate.net

Malaysia set to leave Formula 1 after 2018 - GPUpdate.net

The Malaysian Grand Prix is poised to drop from the Formula 1 calendar in 2019, after the country's Tourism and Culture Minister commented that the contract…

Read more: Malaysia set to leave Formula 1 after 2018 - GPUpdate.net

Mercedes hope for 'fair fight' - SkySports F1

Mercedes say they are ready for the "significant tension" of Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton's title-deciding Abu Dhabi showdown and hope the decider is settled by a "fair fight".

Read more: Mercedes hope for 'fair fight' - SkySports F1

Steiner: F1 must be 'cleverer' with calendar - GPUpdate.net

Haas Team Principal Guenther Steiner believes Formula 1 needs to amend its calendar, or race weekend structure, in order to alleviate the burden on the…

Read more: Steiner: F1 must be 'cleverer' with calendar - GPUpdate.net

Ecclestone clarifies Singapore comments - Grandprix.com

Bernie Ecclestone on Monday said he is working to keep F1 in Singapore.

Read more: Ecclestone clarifies Singapore comments - Grandprix.com

Nasr future uncertain after Ericsson deal - Grandprix.com

Felipe Nasr's future remained uncertain on Monday, as Sauber extended its deal with Marcus Ericsson into 2017.

Read more: Nasr future uncertain after Ericsson deal - Grandprix.com

‘No deals’ as Mercedes duo battle for the title - PlanetF1

Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton will be "free to race" for the World title come this Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix with Niki Lauda adamant that "no deals" will be made.

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Malaysia set to leave F1 after 2018 - GPUpdate.net

The Malaysian Grand Prix is poised to drop from the Formula 1 calendar in 2019 after the country's Tourism and Culture Minister commented that the contract will…

Read more: Malaysia set to leave F1 after 2018 - GPUpdate.net

Malaysia will not extend F1 deal, minister confirms | 2019 F1 season - F1 Fanatic

Malaysia will not extend its current deal to host Formula One races after 2018, the country's minster for tourism has confirmed.

Read more: Malaysia will not extend F1 deal, minister confirms | 2019 F1 season - F1 Fanatic

Button expects ‘hugely emotional’ Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

As Jenson Button prepares to say goodbye to Formula 1, at least for a season, the Brit admits it is going to be a "hugely emotional" weekend in Abu Dhabi.

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Hamilton says he faces “impossible odds” in title decider | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Lewis Hamilton says he faces "impossible odds" to beat Nico Rosberg to the championship in this weekend's season finale.

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McLaren preview the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

Fernando Alonso is hoping for a positive end to the year while Jenson Button prepares to take his sabbatical.

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Ecclestone questions Singapore GP future - Grandprix.com

Singapore has become the latest grand prix with a cloud over its future.

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix guide - PlanetF1

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FIA GT World Cup ends in farce | Weekend racing wrap - F1 Fanatic

The FIA GT World Cup in Macau was won in bizarre circumstances last weekend. Also Audi and Volkswagen departed two top series, and the NASCAR crown was won.

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix guide - PlanetF1

For all you need to know about the big news, the track, the tyres and the numbers that matter...

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Button expects “hugely emotional” farewell | 2016 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - F1 Fanatic

Jenson Button will be joined by friends and family this weekend in Abu Dhabi for what could be his final race at the wheel of an F1 car.

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Verstappen must be careful on road to greatness says Lauda - Grandprix.com

Max Verstappen is on the edge of future greatness, but he also needs to be "careful".

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Rosberg undecided over Abu Dhabi strategy - Grandprix.com

Nico Rosberg is still devising a plan to tackle this weekend's championship finale in Abu Dhabi.

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No temptation for Ferrari return says Costa - Grandprix.com

Aldo Costa says he is not tempted to return to Ferrari.

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Gossip: Silverstone, Alonso, Verstappen, McLaren, Apple - BBC F1

Russians in Silverstone talks, Verstappen could be best ever, Alonso to join Porsche, McLaren confirm Apple talks, plus more.

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Force India preview the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

Sergio Perez wants to go into the winter with "special memories" from Abu Dhabi while Nico Hulkenberg is saying goodbye to Force India.

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Alonso hints at WEC switch in Webber tribute | 2016 F1 season - F1 Fanatic

Fernando Alonso has given another hint he is considering a move to the World Endurance Championship in a video tribute to Mark Webber.

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Haas preview the Abu Dhabi GP - PlanetF1

Romain Grosjean and Esteban Gutierrez talk about all things Haas and Abu Dhabi as they look ahead to the season finale.

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More drivers complain about Halo - Grandprix.com

There is no guarantee the controversial 'Halo' concept will make its debut as planned in 2018.

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Ericsson secures Sauber seat - SkySports F1

Sauber have revealed Marcus Ericsson will drive for the team next season though it is still unclear who will partner the Swede.

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Alonso hints at switch to WEC after F1 - GPUpdate.net

McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has indicated that he will embark on a chapter in the World Endurance Championship when he brings his Formula 1 career to a…

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