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Ferrari’s China team orders set 'complicated' precedent – Mercedes

Formula 1 - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 16:05
For the third race in succession, Charles Leclerc was asked to give precedence to Sebastian Vettel – and rival Mercedes team boss Toto Wolff reckons the approach has the potential to open “a can of worms”…
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The Carlos Sainz Column

Formula 1 - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 16:05
In Carlos Sainz's debut column on Formula1.com, the McLaren driver looks back on the first three races of 2019 as well as life off track, including skydiving, mini golf and singing...
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Video: How a Formula 1 car works - Giorgio Piola on sidepods

Autosport - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 11:30
Legendary technical illustrator Giorgio Piola's guide to how a Formula 1 car works continues with a look at sidepods
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Vettel and Gasly struggle in Autosport readers' F1 driver ratings

Autosport - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 07:59
Autosport readers have their own say in our Formula 1 driver ratings after each race, and so far in 2019 it's not looking good for Sebastian Vettel and Pierre Gasly
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Ferrari hopes Alfa will take control electronics soon

Motorsport.com - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 07:41
Leclerc lost a certain victory in the Bahrain Grand Prix on only his second start for Ferrari when a short circuit within an injection system control unit caused his engine to drop a cylinder.
As reported by Motorsport.com, in response to this Ferrari brought a different specification of control electronics to last weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, which the works team and its customer Haas opted ...Keep reading
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Daniel Ricciardo: F1 driver media judgements are like football

Autosport - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 07:22
Daniel Ricciardo believes short-term judgements on Formula 1 drivers' form are like questioning the quality of a footballer on a brief goalless streak
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Beat Hamilton? Vettel hasn’t proved he can beat Leclerc yet | Comment

F1Fanatic - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 06:52
Charles Leclerc should be third in the championship, taking the fight to the Mercedes drivers. He isn't because Ferrari chose to favour his team mate in every race this year.
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Pierre Gasly's driving style not suiting 2019 Red Bull F1 car

Autosport - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 06:06
Pierre Gasly's efforts to show more speed at Red Bull are being hindered by his style not totally suiting the team's 2019 Formula 1 car, says boss Christian Horner
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Racing Point to bring updates "thick and fast" after Baku

Motorsport.com - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 05:43
In China, Sergio Perez achieved the team's best result of the season so far as he rose from 12th on the grid to earn eighth place on merit, beaten in the midfield battle only by Daniel Ricciardo's Renault.
However, Green says that while the team maximised its potential in Shanghai, real progress will be seen after the Spanish GP.
The development of the 2019 launch car was compromised by last ...Keep reading
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Williams must develop at 'triple rate' to catch F1 rivals - Russell

Autosport - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 05:29
The Williams Formula 1 team must outdevelop its rivals at "double or triple the rate" to make up for its current disadvantage, George Russell believes
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Horner denies being "suspicious" about Ferrari fuel

Motorsport.com - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 04:15
Horner caused some intrigue ahead of the Chinese Grand Prix when he commented that there was something odd going on with Ferrari's fuel, because of the way it smelt funny.
Speaking to German publication Auto Motor und Sport, Horner said: "The fuel from Ferrari smells like grapefruit juice."
Some interpreted those comments as suggesting that the Italian outfit and its fuel partner Shell could ...Keep reading
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Ferrari doubt top speed advantage over Mercedes in Baku | 2019 F1 season

F1Fanatic - Fri, 04/19/2019 - 02:13
Ferrari team principal Mattia Binotto doubts the team will have a significant performance advantage over Mercedes at the next round of the season.
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Sainz race pace showed McLaren potential in China – Norris | RaceFans Round-up

F1Fanatic - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 19:01
In the round-up: Sainz race pace showed McLaren potential in China - Norris • Senna helmet presented to Pope • Kvyat still unhappy over penalty
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Jolyon Palmer’s Analysis: Why Kvyat was hard done by and Vettel lucky in China

Formula 1 - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 15:56
In his latest analysis piece, former Renault F1 driver Jolyon Palmer casts his eye over two of the key battles in Shanghai, highlighting why in his view one driver was lucky - and another very unlucky…
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F1 INBOX – Your questions on Ferrari, Kvyat and Albon answered after Shanghai

Formula 1 - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 15:56
Our experts take a look at the questions you had after the Chinese Grand Prix.
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ICYMI - Behind the scenes in China

Formula 1 - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 15:56
You can't be watching social media all the time, so let us help you catch up on some moments you may have missed over the China weekend.
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Kubica at a loss to explain lack of race pace

Formula 1 - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 15:56
Robert Kubica is at a loss to explain why he lacked race pace in the Chinese Grand Prix, ending up more than 15 seconds behind Williams team mate George Russell..
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Mazepin not in talks to buy Williams, says company | 2019 F1 season

F1Fanatic - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 15:31
Claims F2 racer Nikita Mazepin's father Dmitry has held talks with Williams about acquiring the team have been denied.
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Video: First look at an onboard lap of Vietnam’s F1 track | 2020 F1 season

F1Fanatic - Thu, 04/18/2019 - 13:03
Watch the first onboard lap of the Vietnam street circuit which will host a round of the 2020 F1 world championship.
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