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Formula 1 News

Dec 15

Formula 1: Williams to wait until new year to announce driver line up

Williams will wait until the new year to finalise their driver line-up, with Russian Sergey Sirotkin the favourite for the drive.

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Dec 14

Formula 1 ‘grid girls’ under review – what did you think?

The “delicate topic” of ‘grid girls’ in Formula 1 is “under strong review” by the sport’s new owners.

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Dec 14

Hamilton not eyeing move to another motorsport – gossip

Red Bull’s Max Verstappen wants ‘grid girls’ to remain in the sport, while Lewis Hamilton is not considering leaving F1, plus more.

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Dec 13

Formula 1 drivers’ union gets ‘100%’ membership due to concerns over future

Formula 1 drivers unanimously sign up to Grand Prix Drivers’ Association because of concerns the sport is being diluted by politics and complex rules.

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Dec 13

‘Four teams could fight for 2018 title’ – Hamilton

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton believes McLaren, Ferrari and Red Bull could all challenge Mercedes for the title next season.

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Dec 12

Chilton to race for first all-British IndyCar team

Carlin Motorsport will become the first British team to race in the IndyCar Series in 2018, with Briton Max Chilton joining them.

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Dec 08

‘I don’t have the desire to match Schumacher’

Lewis Hamilton says he does not believe he will stay in Formula 1 long enough to beat Michael Schumacher’s title record.

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Dec 08

Jean Todt re-elected unopposed as president of FIA for third term

Jean Todt is re-elected unopposed for a third term as president of the FIA.

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Dec 07

Honda reorganises F1 management team after McLaren split

Honda reorganises its Formula 1 management team as it seeks to improve its performance in 2018 after splitting with McLaren.

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Dec 06

Formula 1: Max Verstappen’s maturity is earning him millions

Even in a sport dripping with cash, 20-year-old Max Verstappen will not be able to move for money next year. Thing is, he’s worth it.

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Dec 06

F1 proposes better Brazil security as 21-race calendar announced

Formula 1 bosses propose a new security system at the Brazilian Grand Prix in light of this year’s dangerous incidents.

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Dec 04

Watch: Kubica has belief in a full-time F1 return

Robert Kubica believes he is capable of a full-time comeback to Formula 1 with Williams in 2018.

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Dec 04

Robert Kubica: I’m capable of F1 comeback

Robert Kubica believes he is capable of a full-time comeback to Formula 1 with Williams next year.

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Dec 02

Sauber: F2 champion Charles Leclerc to drive alongside Marcus Ericsson

Formula 2 champion Charles Leclerc will drive for the Alfa Romeo-backed Sauber team next season alongside Sweden’s Marcus Ericsson.

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Nov 29

Robert Kubica sets fastest pace in Williams test in Abu Dhabi

Robert Kubica set the fastest time by a Williams driver at this week’s Abu Dhabi test, as the team try to decide whether to sign him for 2018.

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Nov 29

Formula 1: Alfa Romeo returning to sport with Sauber partnership

The Alfa Romeo brand is returning to Formula 1 for the first time since 1985 after agreeing a new partnership with the Swiss-based Sauber team.

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