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2019 Bahrain Grand Prix TV Times | 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix

F1Fanatic - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 18:32
It's the Bahrain Grand Prix this weekend. Don't want to miss any of the live action? Here are the times for all of this weekend's sessions in the UK and USA.
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Alonso to test Dakar-spec Toyota Hilux this week | Rally

F1Fanatic - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 16:13
Fernando Alonso plans to test a Dakar-specification Toyota Hilux in South Africa this week as the ex-F1 star considers attempting the gruelling event.
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Sainz says McLaren has to avoid 2018 development "trap"

Motorsport.com - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 12:36
Last season McLaren made a promising start with five points finishes from the first five grands prix, and briefly held third in the constructors' championship.
It then stagnated, drifting back to a distant sixth in the standings and spending much of the year in a battle with Williams at the tail of the field.
The team began this year with a Q3 appearance courtesy of Lando Norris in ...Keep reading
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Ferrari expects to see impact of 'corrections' in F1's Bahrain GP

Autosport - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:59
Ferrari expects its performance in this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix to show the effect of the "corrections" it has made following its poor start to the 2019 Formula 1 season
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Renault look to Bahrain to show power unit gains

Formula 1 - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:41
After a mixed Australian Grand Prix, Renault are hoping Bahrain's more traditional layout will back up their claims of having had their "best winter in five years".
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Why we love... the Bahrain Grand Prix

Formula 1 - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:41
One down, 20 to go. After the season-opener in Australia, it’s time to see more from F1 in 2019 as we head to the Middle East for the Bahrain Grand Prix.
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What tyres have the teams and drivers picked for Bahrain?

Formula 1 - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:41
Pirelli reveal the tyre compound choices the teams and drivers have made ahead of the 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix.
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Bahrain Grand Prix: Re-live last year's race

Formula 1 - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:41
Watch highlights from last year's F1 Bahrain Grand Prix from Sakhir, as Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel battles Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas for race victory.
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Why Red Bull’s Honda gamble is paying off

Formula 1 - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 11:41
Red Bull and Honda teaming up was a gamble, a marriage of convenience even. But the early signs suggest it could actually turn out to be a match made in heaven.
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Ferrari expects to see impact of "corrections" in Bahrain

Motorsport.com - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 10:59
The Italian team finished fourth and fifth in the Australian Grand Prix having topped the times in pre-season testing and been considered the favourite heading to Melbourne.
Its drivers Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc both complained that they did not have the same grip and confidence in Australia that they enjoyed during testing in Spain.
Previewing the upcoming Bahrain weekend ...Keep reading
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Cyril Abiteboul: Disappointed Renault must be hard on itself

Autosport - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 09:51
Renault's Formula 1 team needs to be hard on itself if it is to bounce back from the disappointment of the Australian Grand Prix, reckons its managing director Cyril Abiteboul
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"Disappointed" Renault must be hard on itself - Abiteboul

Motorsport.com - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 08:45
The French car manufacturer has set sights on closing down the gap to the top three teams this season, but it endured some frustrations in Melbourne as it felt it never showed off the full potential of its car.
Although Nico Hulkenberg finished seventh, Daniel Ricciardo was forced to retire amid reliability concerns triggered by an incident at the start which broke his front wing.
Abiteboul ...Keep reading
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Ricciardo keen to put “frustrating” home race behind him | 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix

F1Fanatic - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 08:33
Daniel Ricciardo says he's anxious to move on from his disappointing first race weekend for Renault which ended in retirement from his home grand prix.
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Schumacher set for F1 test debut with Ferrari

Motorsport.com - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 08:15
Although there is no official confirmation yet of Ferrari's plans for the Sakhir test, sources have revealed that Schumacher is scheduled to drive for the Maranello outfit on the Tuesday before running for Alfa Romeo on the following day.
The German, son of seven-time world champion Michael, has not driven a contemporary F1 car before – but did try out a 1994 Benetton at Spa two years ...Keep reading
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Mick Schumacher to make F1 test debut for Ferrari at Bahrain

Autosport - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 08:13
Mick Schumacher is set to make his Formula 1 test debut with Ferrari at next week's post-Bahrain Grand Prix test, Autosport has learned
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Mercedes still consider themselves “challengers” to Ferrari despite Melbourne win | 2019 Bahrain Grand Prix

F1Fanatic - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 08:06
Mercedes' emphatic win in the Australian Grand Prix has not changed their view that they are still the "challengers" to testing pace-setters Ferrari, according to Toto Wolff.
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Vettel expects six drivers to "have a say" in F1 title battle

Motorsport.com - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 07:17
The Italian outfit was favourite for the campaign after pre-season testing in Barcelona, but was beaten not only by the Mercedes duo, but by the Red Bull-Honda of Max Verstappen in Melbourne.
Verstappen's new teammate Pierre Gasly had been eliminated in the opening segment of qualifying – after a single-run strategy backfired - and couldn't recover into the points on Sunday.
Ferrari ...Keep reading
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Sainz Jr: McLaren must avoid repeat of 2018 development 'trap'

Autosport - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 06:59
McLaren's 2019 Formula 1 chances depends on it avoiding the development "trap" it fell into during last year, says Carlos Sainz Jr
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Honda eyes first Red Bull win by summer

Motorsport.com - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 05:30
The Japanese manufacturer scored its first podium of the V6 turbo-hybrid era in the 2019 season-opening Australian Grand Prix, its first start with Red Bull.
That was the first top-three result since Honda rejoined the F1 grid in 2015, and it last celebrated a win in 2006.
Speaking to Motorsport.com during the Australian GP weekend, Honda F1 managing director Masashi Yamamoto said: "This is ...Keep reading
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Honda eyes first Red Bull F1 win by summer after Australia podium

Autosport - Mon, 03/25/2019 - 05:29
Honda hopes to have its first victory with Red Bull by the summer break as it bids to make use of its chance to win in Formula 1 again
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