Monday, May 16, 2022

Does anyone have a ‘killer upgrade’ for Catalunya? Spanish GP talking points | 2022 Spanish Grand Prix - RaceFans

Will any team make a major step forward in Spain? Can F1's new cars race better at a tricky track for passing? Five talking points for the Spanish Grand Prix.

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Sunday, May 15, 2022

Wolff: No prospective new team has shown value yet - PlanetF1

Toto Wolff has remained cold over the idea of Andretti joining Formula 1.

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Leclerc crashes Lauda’s Ferrari 312B3 at Monaco GP Historic after brake problem | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Leclerc crashes Laudi's 1973 Ferrari • Giovinazzi finding Formula E "difficult" • McLaren prospect Ugochukwu wins first car race

Read more: Leclerc crashes Lauda’s Ferrari 312B3 at Monaco GP Historic after brake problem | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

All-time record live US TV audience tunes in for Miami - PlanetF1

The Miami Grand Prix rewrote the record books in terms of viewership in the United States.

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Herta describes his ‘awesome’ weekend at Miami GP - PlanetF1

Colton Herta found some things surprising, but said he had an "awesome" experience with McLaren in Miami.

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Andretti to get his McLaren ‘bucket list’ test in Austin - PlanetF1

It is 40 years since Mario Andretti last stepped into a Formula 1 car.

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Sportword: Play daily F1 word game on Planet Sport - PlanetF1

We just had to make a Formula One version, didn't we?

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‘Verstappen would not be unbeatable in Formula E’ - PlanetF1

He might not beat him in Formula 1, but JEV thinks he could take on Max Verstappen in Formula E.

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Saturday, May 14, 2022

Formula E entry will benefit McLaren’s other racing divisions – Brown | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Formula E entry will benefit McLaren's other racing divisions - Brown • Alpine upgrades coming over next races • DJ slates F1's Miami GP hospitality

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Herta triumphs in incident-packed wet Indianapolis Grand Prix | IndyCar - RaceFans

Colton Herta won Saturday's Grand Prix of Indianapolis in wet conditions, leading 50 laps in a rain-shortened race littered with cautions.

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Sirotkin given executive role with governing body - PlanetF1

Sergey Sirotkin will now take a role high up the Russian motorsport ladder.

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Herta confirms Formula 1 is ‘a serious ambition of mine’ - PlanetF1

Colton Herta's name has been mentioned for a future drive, and he wants to prove himself worthy of one.

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Hamilton believes Merc ‘haven’t improved’ since first race - PlanetF1

Five rounds have passed in the 2022 campaign, none of which have seen Mercedes improve, believes Lewis Hamilton.

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Friday, May 13, 2022

Rosberg warns F1 may ultimately ‘have to go electric’ - PlanetF1

Formula 1 is increasingly under the spotlight over its effect on the environment - and Nico Rosberg has made a prediction.

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Doohan to make F1 test debut with Alpine in Qatar | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Doohan to test F1 car for first time • Di Grassi doesn't get "big fuss" over jewellery ban • Zanardi's 1999 Williams sold at auction

Read more: Doohan to make F1 test debut with Alpine in Qatar | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

More track time for Piastri, Doohan to join him in Qatar - PlanetF1

Oscar Piastri has enjoyed two days of testing in Qatar, and will be joined by fellow Alpine junior Jack Doohan for day three.

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Power denies Palou pole for Grand Prix of Indianapolis | IndyCar - RaceFans

Will Power scored his 64th career pole at the Indianapolis road course, and will start tomorrow's Indy GP next to championship leader Álex Palou.

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Las Vegas GP interest ‘four times greater than Super Bowl’ - PlanetF1

The Las Vegas Grand Prix announcement garnered four times more interest on social media than the Super Bowl reveal, says Stefano Domenicali.

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Thursday, May 12, 2022

Brundle: Drivers should have spotted ‘flashing red light’ - PlanetF1

Esteban Ocon and Carlos Sainz both called for changes to the wall at Turn 14 of the Miami International Autodrome.

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Guess the Grid: 2002 Austrian Grand Prix - PlanetF1

The 2002 Austrian Grand Prix is remembered for a major crash and team orders. But can you name the starting order for the race that day?

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‘Unbelievably hot’ Miami ‘hardest race I’ve ever done’ - PlanetF1

He has raced in Singapore, but Kevin Magnussen thinks Miami was right up there too in terms of heat.

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Why Miami's first F1 race could never live up to its mega hype - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

The standout performer of the Miami Grand Prix for me wasn’t Max Verstappen or Charles Leclerc or Esteban Ocon – although they were all pretty mega. It was Martin Brundle, whose TV grid walk for Sky Sports F1 came as close as possible to making some sense of the insanity of this bonkers, celeb-packed new event on the Formula 1 schedule.
As he bounced between the likes of the Williams tennis ...Keep reading

Read more: Why Miami's first F1 race could never live up to its mega hype - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Why Miami's first F1 race could never live up to its mega hype - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

The standout performer of the Miami Grand Prix for me wasn’t Max Verstappen or Charles Leclerc or Esteban Ocon – although they were all pretty mega. It was Martin Brundle, whose TV grid walk for Sky Sports F1 came as close as possible to making some sense of the insanity of this bonkers, celeb-packed new event on the Formula 1 schedule.
As he bounced between the likes of the Williams tennis ...Keep reading

Read more: Why Miami's first F1 race could never live up to its mega hype - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Miami track surface branded a ‘disaster’ - PlanetF1

The Miami Grand Prix needs to get its act together regarding the track surface, says Esteban Ocon.

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Ferrari confirm ‘important’ upgrades for Barcelona - PlanetF1

Ferrari are set to have a new floor on their cars for the Spanish Grand Prix.

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Wednesday, May 11, 2022

Hamilton’s ‘good mission’ of finding next US driver - PlanetF1

It has been more than six years since an American was last on an F1 grid and Lewis Hamilton is keen to find the next one.

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McLaren SP expect O’Ward to stay for “many more years” | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: McLaren SP expect O'Ward to stay for "many more years" • Formula E replace Vancouver race with Marrakech return • McLaren fifth-fastest team after Miami

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Zandvoort’s ‘mega change’ a template for Monaco evolution - PlanetF1

Monaco needing to change is a popular opinion, and Zandvoort can show them the way.

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Freitas poised for F1 race director bow in Barcelona - PlanetF1

For the first time in 2022, Niels Wittich will vacate the race director's chair for the Spanish Grand Prix.

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Miami Grand Prix draws F1’s largest live US television audience | 2022 Miami Grand Prix - RaceFans

Formula 1 has reported an average US audience of 2.6 million viewers during the live broadcast of the Miami Grand Prix.

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Mercedes “haven’t improved in these five races” – Hamilton | 2022 Miami Grand Prix - RaceFans

Lewis Hamilton says his Mercedes hasn't improved over the first five races of 2022, but Toto Wolff believe the team has glimpsed its "sweet spot".

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Hamilton piercings row ‘could get very nasty’ - PlanetF1

An ongoing spat with the FIA could even put Lewis Hamilton’s participation in the Monaco Grand Prix under threat, says Ted Kravitz.

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Tuesday, May 10, 2022

Verstappen worried by Red Bull reliability despite title momentum - SkySports F1

Max Verstappen says Red Bull still have "issues to solve" if they are to beat Ferrari and Charles Leclerc to this year's Formula 1 titles, calling on his team to improve despite their back-to-back victories.

Read more: Verstappen worried by Red Bull reliability despite title momentum - SkySports F1

Strategy, not luck, earned Williams’ points finishes – Albon | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Strategy, not luck, earned Williams' points finishes - Albon • IndyCar introduces electronic flag panels • "Clearly less overtaking" than expected in Miami - Gasly

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Vettel offered IndyCar test by Rahal after Miami comments - PlanetF1

The offer came after Sebastian Vettel said he would love to race at "proper" US tracks.

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Last to P8 for half-fit Ocon felt like ‘a victory’ - PlanetF1

It almost felt like Hungary 2021 all over again for Esteban Ocon in Miami, even though he finished eighth.

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Monday, May 9, 2022

Horner tips tensions with Ferrari to boil over - PlanetF1

All is calm for now between Red Bull and Ferrari, but Christian Horner expects that to change.

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Sportword: Play daily F1 word game on Planet Sport - PlanetF1

We just had to make a Formula One version, didn't we?

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Perez and Red Bull have “started to talk” over 2023 deal | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Perez confirms negotiations with Red Bull • Alfa Romeo could have beaten Mercedes - Pujolar • Wolff happy with how Hamilton and Russell race

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Liberty Media secure $240m Las Vegas land purchase - PlanetF1

An area of land for a pits and paddock facility has been bought by Liberty Media in preparation for the Las Vegas Grand Prix.

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Rahal would “love” to give F1 star Vettel an IndyCar test - Motorsport.com - IndyCar - Stories

The four-time Formula 1 World Champion, currently driving for the Aston Martin F1 team, remarked at the weekend that he prefers “proper” U.S. tracks such as Road America to the street course in Miami Gardens.
When respected IndyCar blogger Matt Archuleta quoted the German ace’s comment, Graham Rahal responded with “I’ll double down and say it; Seb, if you ever want to test an @IndyCar ...Keep reading

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Perez thinks gremlins cost him chance of Miami win - PlanetF1

Sergio Perez felt he had a chance of winning the Miami Grand Prix, but his drop in engine power took that away.

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Sunday, May 8, 2022

Alonso loses points finish with post-race Miami GP penalty - Motorsport.com

The Alpine driver, who was already given a five-second penalty during the race for clashing with Pierre Gasly, had dropped to ninth in the provisional race results behind teammate Esteban Ocon, but picked up an additional five-second penalty for leaving the track and gaining a lasting advantage at Turn 14.
The penalty has been added to his race time, meaning he drops from ninth to 11th place in ...Keep reading

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Leclerc hopes F1 upgrades can help Ferrari make step in Spanish GP - Motorsport.com

The world championship leader was outpaced by his Red Bull rival, after losing the lead in the first stint and then being unable to reclaim the front spot after a late attempt following a safety car period.
With Verstappen having taken his second successive F1 victory, following his success in Imola, and had the edge in speed terms again, Leclerc is clear that the time has come for Ferrari to ...Keep reading

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Sainz hindered by neck pain during F1 Miami GP after Friday crash - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Sainz suffered a nasty shunt in Friday's second free practice session, crashing into the unprotected concrete wall on the outside of Turn 14.
The Spaniard managed to rebuild his confidence on Saturday and qualified second behind teammate Charles Leclerc.
From there he was forced to let Red Bull's eventual race winner Max Verstappen by at the start, but he then held off the second Red Bull of ...Keep reading

Read more: Sainz hindered by neck pain during F1 Miami GP after Friday crash - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Verstappen wins at Miami, Ferrari secure double podium - F1technical.net

Max Verstappen fought his way up from third on the grid to take victory at Miami. The Dutch Red Bull Racing driver was joined on the podium by Leclerc and Sainz, making for a third double podium of the year for Scuderia Ferrari.

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Verstappen-Hamilton Abu Dhabi showdown wins BAFTA - PlanetF1

The coverage beat the Grand National, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and the UEFA Euro 2020 semi-final between England and Denmark.

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Saturday, May 7, 2022

Vettel prefers “proper tracks” like Road America to Miami | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Road America "a lot more thrilling" than Miami - Vettel • Pirelli spared effects of global supply disruption • Eaton made return with three weeks' notice

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Verstappen pleased with P3, as rival Leclerc vows to 'finish the job' - SkySports F1

Max Verstappen said he was "pretty pleased" to start Sunday's Miami GP in third, despite a late error which cost the Red Bull driver a potential pole position.

Read more: Verstappen pleased with P3, as rival Leclerc vows to 'finish the job' - SkySports F1

Wolff likens W13 to ‘kangaroo’, drivers ‘not happy’ - PlanetF1

Toto Wolff likened the Mercedes W13 to a kangaroo after Miami qualifying, such is its bouncing problem.

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Ocon: 51G crash impact ‘unacceptable’ with lack of tecpro barrier - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Ocon lost the rear of his Alpine F1 car going through the corner during final practice on Saturday afternoon, causing him to crash into the concrete barrier on the right-hand side of the circuit.
Ocon reported over the radio that he was unhurt, but the impact warning light meant he had to be taken to the medical centre where he was duly checked and cleared by the officials.
But a crack to ...Keep reading

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Verstappen: Red Bull needs to make F1 weekends "less difficult" - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

The reigning F1 world champion had been on provisional pole after the first Q3 runs in qualifying, but a mistake through Turns 5-6 on his final lap, coupled with improvements by Ferrari duo Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz, shuffled him back to third place, with Leclerc taking pole ahead of Sainz.
Verstappen admitted he didn't expect to be within reach of pole position given how much track time ...Keep reading

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Friday, May 6, 2022

McLaren respond to continued Audi buyout rumours - PlanetF1

McLaren have again denied they have any interest in selling their Formula 1 team to Audi or anyone else.

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Miami GP: Russell puts Mercedes on top in FP2 - Motorsport.com

There were two red flags that held up proceedings – Carlos Sainz crashing in the early stages and Nicholas Latifi stopping late-on without drive on his Williams
In slightly cooler conditions compared to Friday afternoon's earlier FP1 session, Latifi had led the pack out of the pits and duly established the first-place benchmark time at 1m36.312s.
This was quickly beaten by Sebastian ...Keep reading

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F1 Grand Prix practice results: Russell fastest in Miami GP on Friday - Motorsport.com

Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc was fastest in FP1 but he was a tenth slower than Russell in the faster FP2 as the track rubbered-in.
The day was incident packed, with Carlos Sainz and Valtteri Bottas both hitting the wall and causing red flags, while Red Bull’s Max Verstappen suffered a torrid time with reliability.
Miami Grand Prix FP1 results: Leclerc fastest from ...Keep reading

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FP1: Leclerc fastest, Mercedes in the Miami mix - PlanetF1

It was Ferrari and Charles Leclerc with the early form as the drivers took to the track for FP1 in Miami.

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How Mercedes hopes to gain from its extreme F1 front wing - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

While at the back of the car, Mercedes has played things pretty conventional with its low drag rear wing, at the front it has taken things to the extreme with its endplate, which offers a hint at how it intends to push forward with the W13.
Having been plagued by the ill effects of porpoising since the campaign got underway, Mercedes has a clear intention of better managing the way the car ...Keep reading

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Thursday, May 5, 2022

Haas focused on job, not rivals’ complaints - PlanetF1

Toto Wolff has led the calls for reforms but Haas' technical director is focusing on the job at hand.

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FIA begins new clampdown on underwear and jewellery rules for drivers | 2022 Miami Grand Prix - RaceFans

FIA Formula 1 race director Niels Wittich has told all teams they must confirm their drivers are complying with underwear and jewellery regulations during events.

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FIA makes jewellery, underwear checks part of F1 scrutineering submission - Motorsport.com

Since taking over as F1 race director, Niels Wittich has clamped down on a number of elements of the regulations, including the wearing of jewellery and the correct underwear that complies with the FIA’s requirements.
Wittich reminded drivers ahead of the Australian Grand Prix that wearing jewellery in the car was banned under the International Sporting Code.
The same race also saw lengthy ...Keep reading

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FIA makes jewellery, underwear checks part of F1 scrutineering submission - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Since taking over as F1 race director, Niels Wittich has clamped down on a number of elements of the regulations, including the wearing of jewellery and the correct underwear that complies with the FIA’s requirements.
Wittich reminded drivers ahead of the Australian Grand Prix that wearing jewellery in the car was banned under the International Sporting Code.
The same race also saw lengthy ...Keep reading

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FIA makes jewellery, underwear checks part of F1 scrutineering submission - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Since taking over as F1 race director, Niels Wittich has clamped down on a number of elements of the regulations, including the wearing of jewellery and the correct underwear that complies with the FIA’s requirements.
Wittich reminded drivers ahead of the Australian Grand Prix that wearing jewellery in the car was banned under the International Sporting Code.
The same race also saw lengthy ...Keep reading

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Miami Grand Prix buzz even bigger than Austin – Gasly | 2022 Miami Grand Prix - RaceFans

Pierre Gasly says the buzz around the Miami Grand Prix feels like Formula 1's equivalent of the Super Bowl.

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Tsunoda: Miami layout contains a ‘Formula E sector’ - PlanetF1

Yuki Tsunoda may be crossing disciplines at the weekend, if his simulator runs are anything to go by.

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“If you cut me in half, I’d be green” – Jessica Hawkins on life at Aston Martin | Interview - RaceFans

In her second year as an Aston Martin F1 ambassador, Jessica Hawkins scored a breakthrough touring car win last month and returns to W Series this weekend.

Read more: “If you cut me in half, I’d be green” – Jessica Hawkins on life at Aston Martin | Interview - RaceFans

2022 F1 Miami Grand Prix session timings and preview - Motorsport.com

Charles Leclerc leads the drivers' standings by a reduced margin of 27 points over Max Verstappen heading into Sunday's Florida race.
In the constructors table, Ferrari holds a narrow 11-point lead over Red Bull following the latter's one-two finish in Imola a fortnight ago.
Mercedes sits a long way behind the leading duo but its prospects could be boosted by a major update aimed at solving ...Keep reading

Read more: 2022 F1 Miami Grand Prix session timings and preview - Motorsport.com

Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Alonso linked again with Vettel’s Aston Martin seat - PlanetF1

Fernando Alonso is reported to be the prime target for team owner Lawrence Stroll.

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Turn 14 “mistake generator” designed to catch drivers out on new Miami track | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round up: "Jekyll and Hyde" Miami track will force errors from drivers • Downforce levels the main set-up concern for Perez • Alfa Romeo improving with every race - Vasseur

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Gasly ready for Miami after 130-lap sim session - PlanetF1

Pierre Gasly pumped in around 130 simulator laps in preparation for the first Miami Grand Prix.

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Why Vasseur is not setting targets at Alfa Romeo - PlanetF1

No targets, just vibes at Alfa Romeo this season.

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Tuesday, May 3, 2022

Tony Brooks obituary: 1950s F1 race-winner dies aged 90 - Motorsport.com

Having started in club events in 1952, Brooks joined the Aston Martin sportscar team after impressing in tests just two years later. He then shot to prominence by winning the non-championship 1955 Syracuse Grand Prix for Connaught, while still studying to become a dentist.
It was his first drive in a contemporary Formula 1 car and was the first GP win for a British driver in a British car for ...Keep reading

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Six-time F1 race winner Brooks dies aged 90 - PlanetF1

"Racing dentist" Tony Brooks has sadly passed away at the age of 90.

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The other Ferrari on F1’s podium: Why drivers celebrate with Trento wine - Motorsport.com

The unrelated Ferrari Trento sparkling wine brand took over as F1’s ‘Official Toast’ in 2021 – although it wasn’t the first time its product was sprayed on an F1 podium. The 1981 Italian Grand Prix, won by Renault’s Alain Prost, featured its wine in a one-off deal.

Race winner Alain Prost, Renault, celebrates with Ferrari wine
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After several ...Keep reading

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Audi, Porsche discussion ‘not unanimous’ on VW board - PlanetF1

The decision to join has divided opinion both from within and without.

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Will F1’s Miami debut live up to the hype? Five talking points for Sunday’s race | 2022 Miami Grand Prix - RaceFans

The fifth round of the 2022 season is a new circuit in Miami. Will the months of hype deliver an enthralling debut race in Florida?

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Newey: ‘Silly’ Max ‘shouldn’t have brake-tested Hamilton’ - PlanetF1

Max Verstappen's brake test of Lewis Hamilton in Saudi Arabia last year was unnecessary, says Adrian Newey.

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Monday, May 2, 2022

Welcome to Miami! F1's 'Super Bowl' GP debut as title fight hots up - SkySports F1

A gripping fight at the front, world champions aiming for a recovery and an all-new Grand Prix likened to the Super Bowl... get ready for a weekend to remember as Formula 1 heads Stateside for the inaugural Miami GP!

Read more: Welcome to Miami! F1's 'Super Bowl' GP debut as title fight hots up - SkySports F1

Ocon expects “good gain” from first run with Alpine’s new floor in Miami | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Ocon excited for floor update • Formula E announces new race in Brazil • F1 "booming" in US, says Hamilton

Read more: Ocon expects “good gain” from first run with Alpine’s new floor in Miami | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

Miami Grand Prix 2022: Time, TV, schedule, live stream - PlanetF1

Formula 1 visits a new circuit this weekend. Here's everything you need to know about the inaugural Miami Grand Prix.

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Berger tips Russell to get on Hamilton’s nerves soon - PlanetF1

George Russell will soon get on the nerves of his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton, says Gerhard Berger.

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Sunday, May 1, 2022

Russell: Hamilton will come back stronger - SkySports F1

George Russell says he has "no doubts" Lewis Hamilton will "come back stronger" this season, backing his Mercedes team-mate after a difficult start and praising his "truly inspiring" work behind the scenes.

Read more: Russell: Hamilton will come back stronger - SkySports F1

Alfa Romeo expect to be stronger in Miami than Imola | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Alfa Romeo expecting to be strong in Miami • IndyCar needs more "buzz" says Rossi • Evans "lucky" to finish second in Monaco

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Zandvoort able to retain its racing permit - PlanetF1

The Dutch Grand Prix is clear to continue after Zandvoort retained its racing permit.

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Steiner: Magnussen is ‘very fair’ with Mick - PlanetF1

Kevin Magnussen is taking on a 'teacher' role for Mick, according to Guenther Steiner.

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Latifi’s honest assessment of Williams struggles - PlanetF1

Nicholas Latifi remains all out of sorts behind the wheel of the Williams FW44.

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Perez tips Red Bull to ‘dominate next few years’ - PlanetF1

Sergio Perez made the bold prediction that Red Bull dominance will return for the "next few years".

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Changing ‘culture of guilt’ put Ferrari back on top - PlanetF1

Ferrari chairman John Elkann explained that the Scuderia have moved away from a blame culture.

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Saturday, April 30, 2022

Alonso heads Berger’s F1 targets for DTM - PlanetF1

Gerhard Berger is eyeing up Fernando Alonso for a future switch to DTM.

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‘I have to get on Albon’s level’, accepts Latifi | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: 'I have to get on Albon's level', accepts Latifi • Monaco double DNF a "bitter day" for Porsche • IndyCar drivers welcome Miami F1 race

Read more: ‘I have to get on Albon’s level’, accepts Latifi | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

Stellantis CEO defends Alfa Romeo, Sauber partnership - PlanetF1

The partnership between Alfa Romeo and Sauber offers a unique take on competing in Formula 1.

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Renault already preparing for 2026 engine regs - PlanetF1

Already Renault have reached an "advanced stage" with work on their 2026 power unit.

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Aston Martin targeting an upgrade for every race - PlanetF1

The target is set at Aston Martin for an upgrade at every upcoming race in 2022.

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Wolff: Mercedes ‘not anywhere near’ title challenge - PlanetF1

Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff says it is clear after the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix that his team are not in the 2022 title hunt.

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Friday, April 29, 2022

Rosberg reflects on ‘too extreme’ Hamilton feud - PlanetF1

Nico Rosberg admits his Mercedes feud with Lewis Hamilton was too "extreme", but the team are showing they learned from it.

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Apology to Sainz was important to “clean the slate”, says Ricciardo | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Sainz apology important, says Ricciardo • McLaren understand strengths of car • Drive to Survive series for IndyCar would be "amazing" - Palou

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Fans can vote on Bottas’ Miami helmet design - PlanetF1

Fans can now vote on the helmet designs which Valtteri Bottas will use at the Miami Grand Prix.

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Herta possible Ricciardo replacement for 2024 or earlier - PlanetF1

Formula 1 journalist Joe Saward writes that Colton Herta is a candidate to replace Daniel Ricciardo at McLaren.

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‘Sainz must stay calm to avoid psychological difficulties’ - PlanetF1

Stefano Domenicali has urged Carlos Sainz to keep his cool after a couple of unlucky races.

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‘Longer-term we’d very much like to phase out DRS if we can’ | 2022 F1 season - RaceFans

Formula 1 may be able to eliminate the Drag Reduction System from future regulations if it can continue the progress it has made in encouraging cars to run together more closely.

Read more: ‘Longer-term we’d very much like to phase out DRS if we can’ | 2022 F1 season - RaceFans

Thursday, April 28, 2022

Vettel denies Red Bull talks with Horner took place - PlanetF1

Sebastian Vettel says he has not spoken to his former Red Bull team boss Christian Horner for a long time.

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Hamilton’s 2021 fightback shows he can rebound after Imola low – Wolff | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Hamilton's 2021 fightback shows he can rebound after Imola low - Wolff • Formula E has 'correct ingredients' for Jaguar • Andretti, Fittipaldi and Montoya are Miami GP ambassadors

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Four teams involved as Pirelli start 2023 tyre testing - PlanetF1

With representative chassis available to them, Pirelli have already set to work on their 2023 tyres.

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Saudi want two GPs, Singapore or nothing to replace Russia - PlanetF1

As per a report, Saudi Arabia is eyeing up an expansion to two Formula 1 races, while Singapore is the last remaining option to replace the 2022 Russian GP.

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‘Greed’ was behind FIA’s decision to block extra sprints - PlanetF1

Sky Sports News are reporting that FIA "greed" is stopping the number of sprint weekends increasing to six for 2023.

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Wednesday, April 27, 2022

Wolff would be ‘dead in the Maldives’ without Formula 1 - PlanetF1

Toto Wolff is not about to walk away from Mercedes and Formula 1 anytime soon.

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Shwartzman to use Israeli licence for Ferrari FP1 runs - PlanetF1

Robert Shwartzman is set for some practice outings with Ferrari in 2022 and will use an Israeli licence.

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Hamilton responds to quit talk: I'll decide when my 'masterpiece' finished - SkySports F1

Lewis Hamilton appeared to respond to speculation around his Formula 1 future with a social media post, insisting he will be the one to decide when his "masterpiece" is finished.

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Verstappen becomes 14th driver in F1 history to score more than one ‘grand slam’ | 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix stats and facts - RaceFans

At the Australian Grand Prix, Charles Leclerc became only the 26th driver in the history of the sport to achieve a ‘grand slam’ of pole position, fastest lap and leading every lap on the way to victory. At that point half of those drivers had achieved that rare feat more than once. But in the … Continue reading Verstappen becomes 14th driver in F1 history to score more than one ‘grand slam’

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Formula E driver fears for F1 pit-wall celebrations - PlanetF1

A tragedy could occur if pit-wall celebrations at the chequered flag continue, says Jake Dennis.

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Tuesday, April 26, 2022

Hamilton ‘has to admit Russell is better right now’ - PlanetF1

Lewis Hamilton has to admit George Russell currently holds the upper hand at Mercedes, says Ralf Schumacher.

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Red Bull: 'Pressure' led to Ferrari 'mistakes' | Max sympathises with Leclerc - SkySports F1

Red Bull have upped the ante in their title fight with Ferrari by suggesting Charles Leclerc and Carlos Sainz made Emilia Romagna GP mistakes because of the "real pressure" they were under as a result of the 2022 battle.

Read more: Red Bull: 'Pressure' led to Ferrari 'mistakes' | Max sympathises with Leclerc - SkySports F1

Indianapolis 500 qualifying format and points system changed | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Indy 500 qualifying format changed • McLaren CEO bought first kart with game show winnings • Andretti hope to solve race pace for Monaco Eprix

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Tsunoda P7 rewarded AlphaTauri’s ‘insane’ work - PlanetF1

An excellent P7 finish in their home race was Yuki Tsunoda's way of saying "thank you" to his AlphaTauri colleagues.

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Announcement date set on Sauber/Alfa future - PlanetF1

We will know in a matter of months if Alfa Romeo are to extend their F1 association with the Sauber team.

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Monday, April 25, 2022

Sportword: Play daily F1 word game on Planet Sport - PlanetF1

We just had to make a Formula One version, didn't we?

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Gasly ‘paid the price for qualifying mistake’ in Imola | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Mistake in qualifying ruined weekend, says Gasly • Porpoising a "virtual barrier" to Aston Martin • W Series signs exclusive Sky deal

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Perez’s eyes fixed on race wins after Imola podium - PlanetF1

Next target for Sergio Perez is a victory after his back-to-back runner-up finishes.

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Video: The factors that led to Ferrari’s nightmare weekend in Imola - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

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‘Late’, ‘slow’ pit-stop hindered Magnussen at Imola - PlanetF1

Haas failed to nail Kevin Magnussen's pit-stop at Imola, and it may have cost him a couple more points.

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Sunday, April 24, 2022

Conclusions from the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix - PlanetF1

Max Verstappen recorded a perfect score at Ferrari's home race while the Scuderia imploded.

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Alonso unlikely to leave F1 until he sees someone “beating me on pure ability” | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Alonso unlikely to leave F1 until he sees someone "beating me on pure ability" • Albon credits new rear wing for 11th • Boschung found 'trick' to F2 starts

Read more: Alonso unlikely to leave F1 until he sees someone “beating me on pure ability” | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

Bottas had ‘good fun’ in Imola rematch with Russell - PlanetF1

Valtteri Bottas had "really good fun" battling his Mercedes replacement George Russell at Imola.

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Alonso’s bad luck ‘unbelievable’ after Imola DNF - PlanetF1

With only two points on the board, Fernando Alonso feels life is a bit "unfair" at the moment.

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Vote for your 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix Driver of the Weekend | 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix - RaceFans

Who was the best driver during the 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix weekend? Compare how they did and vote for the best.

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2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix interactive data: lap charts, times and tyres | 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix - RaceFans

Red Bull thought Ferrari had to pit Charles Leclerc a second time due to tyre degradation, but his team confirmed it was a tactical move.

Read more: 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix interactive data: lap charts, times and tyres | 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix - RaceFans

Gasly comfortably nullified Hamilton in DRS ‘train’ - PlanetF1

Pierre Gasly said Lewis Hamilton was probably as frustrated as him stuck in the Imola DRS "train".

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Hamilton: ‘No question’ title chance has gone - PlanetF1

After finishing 13th at Imola, Lewis Hamilton conceded his title hopes are over for this season.

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Saturday, April 23, 2022

Rosberg hails ‘relentless’ Verstappen in sprint charge - PlanetF1

Vintage Max Verstappen in the Imola sprint says Nico Rosberg, but he worries for Ferrari who struggled with degradation.

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F1 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix – Start time, how to watch, & more - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

The reigning F1 world champion reeled in Charles Leclerc after the Ferrari driver grabbed the lead at the start of the sprint race, with Verstappen regaining the lead on the penultimate lap. 
It meant Verstappen converted pole position from Friday’s qualifying into the sprint race win and will start Sunday’s grand prix from the front ahead of Leclerc.
Sergio Perez climbed from ...Keep reading

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Hamilton says title is “theoretically” possible but “we need a second and a half, soon” | 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix - RaceFans

Lewis Hamilton admitted his hopes of winning the championship this year have become remote after finishing outside of the top 10 in today's sprint race.

Read more: Hamilton says title is “theoretically” possible but “we need a second and a half, soon” | 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix - RaceFans

Zhou given F1 pitlane start penalty at Imola after sprint crash - Motorsport.com

Zhou clashed with Pierre Gasly on the opening lap of the Imola sprint race, suffering heavy damage to both the front and rear of his Alfa Romeo F1 car after spinning across the track into the inside wall at Piratella.
The Alfa Romeo mechanics faced a lengthy car rebuild which meant the team worked on the car both after the curfew and under parc ferme conditions.
The incident was referred to ...Keep reading

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Zhou given pitlane start penalty for Emilia Romagna GP after F1 sprint crash - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Zhou clashed with Pierre Gasly on the opening lap of the Imola sprint race, suffering heavy damage to both the front and rear of his Alfa Romeo F1 car after spinning across the track into the inside wall at Piratella.
The Alfa Romeo mechanics faced a lengthy car rebuild which meant the team worked on the car both after the curfew and under parc ferme conditions.
The incident was referred to ...Keep reading

Read more: Zhou given pitlane start penalty for Emilia Romagna GP after F1 sprint crash - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Friday, April 22, 2022

Wolff reveals Mercedes are lifting on the straights - PlanetF1

The Mercedes drivers continue to be well off the pace.

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Leclerc explains ‘wrong choice’ that cost pole chance - PlanetF1

A wrong decision in terms of his tyre strategy cost Charles Leclerc a shot at pole position for the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix.

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Norris felt an Imola front-row start was possible - PlanetF1

There was "a little chance" for Lando Norris to nudge onto the front row.

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Ted's Qualifying Notebook: Emilia-Romagna GP - SkySports F1

Sky F1's Ted Kravitz reflects on an eventful qualifying session at the Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix.

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K-Mag ‘thought it was over’ before stunning P4 - PlanetF1

Haas bagged their best ever F1 grid slot, but only after a scary moment for Kevin Magnussen on a greasy Imola circuit.

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Thursday, April 21, 2022

Sportword: Play daily F1 word game on Planet Sport - PlanetF1

We just had to make a Formula One version, didn't we?

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Leclerc: ‘Verstappen and I hated each other in karting’ | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Verstappen and Leclerc "hated each other" in karting • Schumacher excited about wet practice • Ilott missing having a team mate

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Tsunoda ‘worried’ about sprint qualifying last year - PlanetF1

Yuki Tsunoda was faced with an entirely new qualifying prospect during his rookie year in F1.

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Imola kerbs could pose headache for F1 2022 cars - Motorsport.com

The start of the European season takes place at the old-school Imola circuit, which features much more aggressive kerbs than have been present at the modern venues that have hosted races so far this season.
In the past, drivers have found that they have needed to ride the Imola kerbs a lot to deliver the fastest possible laptime, with the chicanes in particular offering good gains if they are ...Keep reading

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Another wet Emilia Romagna GP could be in prospect - PlanetF1

F1 could have its first rain-affected weekend of the season at the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix.

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Emilia Romagna GP: F1 technical images from Imola's pitlane - Motorsport.com


Mercedes W13 front detail
Photo by: Giorgio Piola

The Mercedes mechanics prepare the W13 for action, allowing us to see the front suspension upright and brake layout, while the underside of the chassis is also clearly visible.


Red Bull Racing RB18 front detail
Photo by: Giorgio Piola

A similar state of affairs over at Red Bull as the RB18 is prepared, albeit the ...Keep reading

Read more: Emilia Romagna GP: F1 technical images from Imola's pitlane - Motorsport.com

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Alpine bringing floor upgrade to Imola as team targets better race pace | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Alpine bringing floor upgrade to Imola as team targets better race pace • Tsunoda more confident about sprint format in second year • Indianapolis scraps pre-race balloon release

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Haas join forces with a new official team partner - PlanetF1

Haas have given their sponsorship ranks a boost by announcing a worldwide partnership with TransferMate Global Payments.

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Attempt to block F1 Miami Grand Prix dismissed by judge - Motorsport.com

This clears the final roadblock for the event to take place as planned at the Hard Rock Stadium site in Miami Gardens on May 6-8.
Judge Alan Fine, who was being asked to grant a special hearing that would block the race from happening, found that “any potential harm is avoidable” in terms of hearing damage – despite the plaintiffs bringing forth new evidence as requested.
“The bottom ...Keep reading

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Attempt to block F1 Miami Grand Prix dismissed by judge - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

This clears the final roadblock for the event to take place as planned at the Hard Rock Stadium site in Miami Gardens on 6-8 May.
Judge Alan Fine, who was being asked to grant a special hearing that would block the race from happening, found that “any potential harm is avoidable” in terms of hearing damage – despite the plaintiffs bringing forth new evidence as requested.
“The bottom ...Keep reading

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Button eyeing up another entry at Le Mans - PlanetF1

2009 Formula 1 World Champion Jenson Button is intent on having another crack at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in the future.

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Report: Ferrari opt against new floor upgrade at Imola - PlanetF1

Ferrari have prepared a big upgrade, but the predicted bad weather at Imola may put them off fitting it for now.

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Tuesday, April 19, 2022

From 'rock bottom' to F1 favourites: The story behind Ferrari's turnaround - SkySports F1

Ferrari have gone from their worst season in four decades in 2020 to frontrunners in 2022. How? And can they keep up their championship momentum? Sky Sports F1 expert Mark Hughes provides his insight...

Read more: From 'rock bottom' to F1 favourites: The story behind Ferrari's turnaround - SkySports F1

Norris “a bit more unsure” about McLaren’s potential at Imola | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Norris "a bit more unsure" about McLaren's potential at Imola • 'If not this year then next' for Piastri in F1 • Malvestiti fills final Jenzer F3 seat

Read more: Norris “a bit more unsure” about McLaren’s potential at Imola | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

F2 seat ‘simply not affordable’ to Mick’s cousin David - PlanetF1

Ralf's son David Schumacher is the latest in a long line of drivers whose funds cannot stretch to a Formula 2 seat.

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Massa left ‘amazed’ by Ferrari’s flying start - PlanetF1

Felipe Massa is pleased to see his former team get a jump on their rivals.

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Alfa Romeo confirms partnership with Curam Domi - F1technical.net

Alfa Romeo has entered a partnership with Belgium-based resilience centre, Curam Domi that sets up a unique space for training, rehabilitation and prevention for everyone in a safe and controlled healing environment,

Read more: Alfa Romeo confirms partnership with Curam Domi - F1technical.net

Sainz wants two-year deal, but Ferrari differ – report - PlanetF1

Carlos Sainz and Ferrari are reportedly in something of a stand-off over the fine print of a new deal.

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Monday, April 18, 2022

Leclerc a champion in the making? Hamilton, Max demand more - SkySports F1

Charles Leclerc has admitted he is starting to sense his first F1 championship push after storming out of the blocks in 2022, with Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen demanding more from their teams ahead of this weekend's Emilia Romagna GP to get their title bids back on track.

Read more: Leclerc a champion in the making? Hamilton, Max demand more - SkySports F1

Silverstone breaks British Grand Prix Sunday sellout record | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Silverstone sells out in record time • New 2022 rules have "overdelivered" for racing - Steiner • Nashville IndyCar circuit modified for 2022

Read more: Silverstone breaks British Grand Prix Sunday sellout record | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

Emilia Romagna Grand Prix 2022: Time, TV, schedule, live stream - PlanetF1

Formula 1 races in Europe for the first time this season. Here is everything you need to know about the 2022 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix.

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Miami GP boss: New F1 track almost ready to race - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

The 3.36-mile Miami International Autodrome, which is built around the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, has been designed and overseen by Apex Circuit Design. Its anticlockwise layout is expected to produce an F1 lap time of 1m35s and an average lap speed of just under 135mph.
“We’re in the final stages of this incredible circuit that will host the first-ever Formula 1 race in Miami,” ...Keep reading

Read more: Miami GP boss: New F1 track almost ready to race - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Miami GP boss: New F1 track almost ready to race - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

The 3.36-mile Miami International Autodrome, which is built around the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, has been designed and overseen by Apex Circuit Design. Its anticlockwise layout is expected to produce an F1 lap time of 1m35s and an average lap speed of just under 135mph.
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Miami GP boss says new F1 track is almost ready to race - Motorsport.com

The 3.36-mile Miami International Autodrome, which is built around the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, has been designed and overseen by Apex Circuit Design. Its anticlockwise layout is expected to produce an F1 lap time of 1m35s and an average lap speed of just under 135mph.
“We’re in the final stages of this incredible circuit that will host the first-ever Formula 1 race in Miami,” ...Keep reading

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Special Senna art car to go on display at Imola - PlanetF1

Imola will display a special Ayrton Senna art car during the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix weekend.

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Max ‘important figure’ in manufacturer ‘chess game’ - PlanetF1

Red Bull's Helmut Marko knows the value which Max Verstappen has when it comes to attracting partners, like Porsche perhaps?

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2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix TV Times | 2022 Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix - RaceFans

It's race week! Formula 1 heads to Imola this weekend. Here's how to watch the Emilia-Romagna Grand Prix and more.

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Sunday, April 17, 2022

Leclerc backed to take ‘another step’ after Melbourne - PlanetF1

Armed with the confidence of his Melbourne dominance, Norbert Haug expects Charles Leclerc to step it up further still.

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Surer: Hamilton was ‘spoiled’ by perfect cars - PlanetF1

Marc Surer thinks Lewis Hamilton is hampered more by porpoising than his rivals because he became used to cars without issues.

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“Difficult” for Alpine to catch Ferrari in 2022 – Alonso | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Alpine will struggle to catch Ferrari - Alonso • First practice critical to Mercedes in Imola • Three car team has helped Penske - Newgarden

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Nissany knows he must do more to land Williams drive - PlanetF1

Roy Nissany has his eyes on a Williams drive or any other suitable seat in Formula 1, but knows his current form is not good enough.

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‘Demanding calendar’ affecting Pirelli tyre test plans - PlanetF1

The busy 2022 calendar is making it difficult for Pirelli to plot out their 2023 tyre tests.

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Krack not tempted to ‘run away’ from Aston task - PlanetF1

Aston Martin did not deter Mike Krack with the scale of the challenge presented to him when he was offered their team principal's job.

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Saturday, April 16, 2022

Were stewards right to penalise Stroll’s weaving in Australian GP? | Penalty Box - RaceFans

Did Lance Stroll deserve a five second time penalty for weaving while defending from Valtteri Bottas during the Australian Grand Prix? Have your say.

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‘Sulking’ Hamilton may be ‘thinking of switching teams’ - PlanetF1

Lewis Hamilton could be thinking about his Mercedes future due to their lack of pace, says Mika Hakkinen.

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Leclerc unsure if Imola will make a good sprint race venue | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Leclerc unsure if Imola will make a good sprint race • Zhou would have held off Albon if ahead after stop • Collet tops F3 test

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DAMS boss set for F1 sporting director-type role - PlanetF1

The FIA could have a Formula 1 sporting director-type role filled.

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Alpine explain why no ‘home’ FP run for Piastri - PlanetF1

Alpine understood why it would have made sense to put Oscar Piastri on the track in front of his home fans, but had several reasons why it was not a good idea.

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Wolff 'gives his word' Grosjean F1 test will happen - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

In the wake of Grosjean’s fiery crash at the 2020 Bahrain Grand Prix, Mercedes offered the Frenchman a test as a final farewell to F1 – as it didn’t want his last experience in a car to have been his accident.
The original plan was for the test to take place at the 2021 French Grand Prix, but travel and quarantine restrictions imposed because of the coronavirus pandemic meant the run had ...Keep reading

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Irvine calls for ‘precise’ Ferrari team orders to protect Leclerc - PlanetF1

Eddie Irvine knew all about team orders from his Ferrari days alongside Michael Schumacher and thinks they are needed again.

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Something’s got to give on Formula 1’s increasingly congested calendar | News Focus - RaceFans

The Monaco Grand Prix promoters are adamant their race won't make way as new venues increase the competition for places on the calendar. But fewer races in Europe looks inevitable.

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Friday, April 15, 2022

Red Bull accused by Surer of ‘sloppy’ car assembly - PlanetF1

F1 pundit Marc Surer has accused Red Bull of being “sloppy” with their assembly of Max Verstappen’s car in Melbourne.

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Ocon “happy” to return to Saudi Arabia with safety assurances | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Ocon would be "very happy" to return to Jeddah • Junior drivers can "shine" without being academy members - Michel • Saucy fastest in F3 test

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Alfa Romeo to kick off tyre testing at Imola - PlanetF1

Alfa Romeo will begin Pirelli's 2023 tyre testing following the Emila Romagna Grand Prix.

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Williams copied Aston Martin’s paint trick in Melbourne - PlanetF1

Williams were another team to decide they could make their car lighter by removing some paint.

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Wolff puts Mercedes’ odds of championship victory at “two to eight” | 2022 F1 Season - RaceFans

Mercedes' chances of winning the championship are not good at present, team principal Toto Wolff admitted, but could change quickly if they can unlock more performance from their car.

Read more: Wolff puts Mercedes’ odds of championship victory at “two to eight” | 2022 F1 Season - RaceFans

Thursday, April 14, 2022

Hamilton jokes he is ‘waiting for Brazilian passport’ - PlanetF1

Is Lewis Hamilton about to change his nationality? No, but Brazil want him to be one of their own.

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Last-ditch lawsuit aims for Miami GP cancellation - PlanetF1

Local residents long opposed to the Miami Grand Prix have made a last-ditch attempt to block the race.

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Alonso surprised by ultra-fast, “all straights” Las Vegas track layout | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Alonso surprised by high-speed, "all straights" Las Vegas track layout • Penske ponders more oval races in IndyCar • Drugovich quickest in F2 test

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Latifi admits to ‘real difficult start’ to his season - PlanetF1

Nicholas Latifi admits there is "still quite a bit to find" from his side of the garage, most notably "pace".

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Monaco ‘guarantee’ their grand prix will continue - PlanetF1

Formula 1's most glamorous event is set to be given a new contract of between three and five years.

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“So this is the end of our race, I guess?” How Alonso’s luckless Australian GP unfolded | 2022 Australian GP team radio transcript - RaceFans

Fernando Alonso's team radio messages from the Australian Grand Prix reveal how his efforts to bounce back from misfortune in qualifying were undermined by the Safety Car.

Read more: “So this is the end of our race, I guess?” How Alonso’s luckless Australian GP unfolded | 2022 Australian GP team radio transcript - RaceFans

Wednesday, April 13, 2022

‘Exceptional’ Leclerc ‘on a similar level’ to Max - PlanetF1

Charles Leclerc is "on a similar level" to Max Verstappen in terms of driving ability, says Christian Klien.

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Red Bull must stop throwing ‘big points down the drain’ - PlanetF1

Former Red Bull racer Mark Webber says his team have been haemorrhaging points so far in the 2022 season.

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‘Side effect of Jeddah crash’ forces Bolukbasi out of F2 test | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: 'Side effect of Jeddah crash' forces Bolukbasi out of F2 test • Melbourne expect new deal soon as F1 bosses visit Sydney • Indianapolis 500 entry unlikely to exceed 33

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Drive to Survive hailed for rise in female F1 viewers - PlanetF1

Described as a "marketing bonanza", there can be no denying Drive to Survive's impact on the number of fans watching F1.

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Di Montezemolo hails ‘united, determined’ Ferrari - PlanetF1

Ferrari's superb start to 2022 has been praised by their former president, Luca di Montezemolo.

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Hand signals helped Alonso during Supercars drive - Motorsport.com - Supercars - Stories

Alonso took part in a special demonstration run at Albert Park last Thursday evening when he drove Randle's Tickford Racing Mustang.
He was one of two F1 stars to sample a Supercar, with Sergio Perez also driving a Red Bull-backed Triple Eight Commodore.
For the Alonso drive, Randle rode shotgun to help give the Spaniard some tips on how to drive the car.
An attempt to link the two via ...Keep reading

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Tuesday, April 12, 2022

Mercedes “committed” to making Grosjean’s delayed F1 test happen | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Mercedes "committed" to making Grosjean's delayed F1 test happen • Nissan buys EDAMS Formula E team • Surgery for Johnson • Boschung leads F2 test

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Drivers told to ‘stop whinging’ over Aus GP timing complaints - PlanetF1

Andrew Westacott has pretty much told the drivers saying a standalone Australian GP is "tough" to suck it up.

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Ricciardo relieved to avoid ‘painful home race’ - PlanetF1

After Daniel Ricciardo and McLaren improved their fortunes, Melbourne was a happy weekend for them.

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Seven teams pushing for budget cap rise as costs soar - PlanetF1

The rising costs of freight and electricity mean teams are reportedly at risk of failing to adhere to the cap.

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Monday, April 11, 2022

Sportword: Play daily F1 word game on Planet Sport - PlanetF1

We just had to make a Formula One version, didn't we?

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Alfa Romeo expected penalty for Stroll’s “not very nice” move on Bottas | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Alfa Romeo expected penalty for Stroll • Mazepin has Sardinian villa seized • Palou confident Penske will be caught

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Albon’s 10-place rise ‘is what racing is all about’ - PlanetF1

Williams team boss Jost Capito believes Alex Albon's rise to claim a point in Australia after starting P20 was what racing is all about.

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IndyCar boss not threatened by F1’s expansion into US - PlanetF1

IndyCar boss Roger Penske believes F1's expansion into America can only be good for his own motor racing series.

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Top five American F1 teams ranked: Haas, Penske and more - Motorsport.com

American interest in Formula 1 is on the up. The success of the United States Grand Prix in Austin has contributed to Miami joining the calendar, with Las Vegas set to make it three American races on the 2023 schedule.
Michael Andretti also wants to bring his team to the grid. He faces some tough hurdles but, if successful, it would be the second American squad in F1, joining Haas.
Given (or ...Keep reading

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Italy reportedly seizes Mazepin properties worth £87m - PlanetF1

Italy has reportedly seized properties worth £87m from Dmitry and Nikita Mazepin.

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Top five American F1 teams ranked: Haas, Penske and more - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

American interest in Formula 1 is on the up. The success of the United States Grand Prix in Austin has contributed to Miami joining the calendar, with Las Vegas set to make it three American races on the 2023 schedule.
Michael Andretti also wants to bring his team to the grid. He faces some tough hurdles but, if successful, it would be the second American squad in F1, joining Haas.
Given (or ...Keep reading

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Top five American F1 teams ranked: Haas, Penske and more - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

American interest in Formula 1 is on the up. The success of the United States Grand Prix in Austin has contributed to Miami joining the calendar, with Las Vegas set to make it three American races on the 2023 schedule.
Michael Andretti also wants to bring his team to the grid. He faces some tough hurdles but, if successful, it would be the second American squad in F1, joining Haas.
Given (or ...Keep reading

Read more: Top five American F1 teams ranked: Haas, Penske and more - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

Sunday, April 10, 2022

Sportword: Play daily F1 word game on Planet Sport - PlanetF1

We just had to make a Formula One version, didn't we?

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Perez concerned by Red Bull failures but “sure we will turn things around” | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Perez concerned by Red Bull failures • 'Record crowd' for Australian GP • Ricciardo had to "control myself" after order to hold position

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Teams’ reactions following the Australian Grand Prix - F1technical.net

The Australian Grand Prix did not fail to impress as it made its return on the Formula One action following its coronavirus-enforced absence. The Melbourne Park saw champion leader Charles Leclerc take another commanding victory on the way which enabled him to extend his lead in the championship standings.

Read more: Teams’ reactions following the Australian Grand Prix - F1technical.net

Formula E: Jaguar’s Mitch Evans secures incredible double sweep in Rome - F1technical.net

Jaguar’s Mitch Evans completed a sensational double victory at the FIA Formula E Rome E-Prix by winning the race on the narrow and challenging streets bot hon Saturday and Sunday. F1Technical’ Balázs Szabó reports from the Rome E-Prix paddock.

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Newgarden fends off Grosjean for Long Beach victory, takes over championship lead | IndyCar - RaceFans

Josef Newgarden withstood pressure from Romain Grosjean to win the Grand Prix of Long Beach, after pole sitter Colton Herta crashed

Read more: Newgarden fends off Grosjean for Long Beach victory, takes over championship lead | IndyCar - RaceFans

Second Singapore race rumoured to replace Sochi - PlanetF1

An extra race in Singapore may be the option chosen to replace Sochi, says Martin Brundle.

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Stroll left puzzled by stewards’ ‘funny decisions’ - PlanetF1

Lance Stroll is not sure what is going through the minds of the stewards with their decisions recently.

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Verstappen: 'Unacceptable' not to finish... 'we're miles behind' - SkySports F1

Max Verstappen is not thinking about the defence of his world championship after suffering a second DNF in three races at the Australian Grand Prix.

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Saturday, April 9, 2022

F1 Grand Prix qualifying results: Leclerc takes Australian GP pole - Motorsport.com

Leclerc will start ahead of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and Sergio Perez after the one-hour qualifying session, which is split into three segments with five cars each being knocked out in Q1 and Q2 before the top-10 shootout of Q3.
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Leclerc keeps Australian GP F1 pole after being cleared over in-lap time - Motorsport.com

Leclerc, along with Zhou Guanyu and Yuki Tsunoda, had been summoned by the stewards for an "alleged breach of Article 33.4" of the FIA sporting regulations about failing to adhere to a minimum time on a qualifying in-lap, which could potentially be dangerous for oncoming traffic on a hotlap.
Leclerc and Zhou's offences occurred in Q1, while Tsunoda's was in Q2.
In Q3 the Monegasque driver ...Keep reading

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Tsunoda sorry for spoiling team mate’s Q2 run | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Tsunoda sorry for spoiling Gasly's lap • Sainz aware Ferrari 'lack experience' in title fights • Dennis upset with Formula E penalties

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Aston Martin are ‘actively exploring’ PU options - PlanetF1

Despite being "happy" with Mercedes power, Aston Martin are "actively exploring" their engine options.

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Standalone Aus GP is ‘expensive’ and ‘too tough’ - PlanetF1

Having a standalone Australian GP is too "expensive" and "too tough" say Christian Horner and George Russell.

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FIA shuts down Verstappen F1 safety car restart tactics - Motorsport.com

In both Bahrain and Jeddah, Verstappen drew alongside Leclerc as they approached the final corners before the restart once the safety car had moved ahead to return to the pits.
These moves have been repeats of the similarly forceful tactic the Red Bull driver used against Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton just before the final lap of the 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.
There, Verstappen briefly edged ...Keep reading

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Hamilton ‘uncomfortable’ over FIA’s lack of face masks - PlanetF1

Lewis Hamilton had expected to see more masks being worn by FIA personnel in the drivers' briefing.

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Friday, April 8, 2022

Live: 2022 Australian Grand Prix third practice | RaceFans Live - RaceFans

Follow the 2022 Australian Grand Prix third practice session on RaceFans Live.

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FIA set for clampdown on F1 driver underwear - Motorsport.com

During the drivers briefing that lasted over two hours on Friday night at Albert Park, FIA race director Niels Wittich explained there would be a clampdown moving forward on what drivers wore under their suits in the car.
There are concerns that some drivers have been wearing their underwear which is not in compliance with the FIA regulations, which are in place to protect them in the event of ...Keep reading

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FIA set for clampdown on F1 driver underwear - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

During the drivers briefing that lasted over two hours on Friday night at Albert Park, FIA race director Niels Wittich explained there would be a clampdown on what drivers wore under their suits in the car.
There are concerns that some drivers have been wearing their underwear which is not in compliance with the FIA regulations, which are in place to protect them in the event of a ...Keep reading

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FIA set for clampdown on F1 driver underwear - Autosport.com - Formula 1 - Stories

During the drivers briefing that lasted over two hours on Friday night at Albert Park, FIA race director Niels Wittich explained there would be a clampdown on what drivers wore under their suits in the car.
There are concerns that some drivers have been wearing their underwear which is not in compliance with the FIA regulations, which are in place to protect them in the event of a ...Keep reading

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Sportword: Play daily F1 word game on Planet Sport - PlanetF1

We just had to make a Formula One version, didn't we?

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Leg fracture puts Correa at risk of missing Imola Formula 3 round | RaceFans Round-up - RaceFans

In the round-up: Leg fracture puts Correa at risk of missing Imola Formula 3 round • Maserati to join Formula E with Venturi • DeFrancesco given six-place grid penalty

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