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Momentum building for 2021 F1 changes, says Wolff

Motorsport.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 08:17
Next Tuesday will see meetings of both the Strategy Group and F1 Commission. FIA President Jean Todt has indicated that he expects progress to be made.
A deadline of the end of June for 2021 regulations has added some urgency to proceedings.
Wolff is upbeat about the prospects for next week's gathering, and he has accepted that a cost cap – which will impact the three big teams – will be ...Keep reading
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Crucial vote on Formula 1's proposed Miami GP set for next week

Autosport - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 08:00
A Formula 1 race on the streets of Miami could be a step closer to becoming a reality after a key vote in the city on March 28th
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Caption Competition 148: Ricciardo’s missing wing | Caption Competition

F1Fanatic - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 07:30
Daniel Ricciardo's first race for Renault didn't go entirely to plan. Can you come up with the best caption for this picture?
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Video: Technical analysis - how a Formula 1 rear wing works

Autosport - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 06:12
Formula 1 cars become increasingly more complex with every iteration and 2019 has been no exception
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Vergne wins in Sanya after investigation | Formula E

F1Fanatic - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 05:28
Jean-Eric Vergne was declared the winner of Formula E's first EPrix in Sanya, China following a post-race investigation.
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Norris "drove like a veteran" on F1 debut

Motorsport.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 05:21
Norris qualified eighth for his debut, and after running 10th in the early stages was stuck behind the Alfa Romeo of Antonio Giovinazzi in the first part of his second stint.
This allowed Lance Stroll, Daniil Kvyat and Pierre Gasly to jump him, meaning he finished the race 12th.
"He did a great job overall," de Ferran told Motorsport.com. "He really didn't put a foot wrong the whole ...Keep reading
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Planned Miami F1 race poised for key vote

Motorsport.com - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 05:01
In a regular gathering the City Commission will formally consider plans for a Miami GP for the first time since a resolution was deferred at a similar meeting held on September 27 last year.
After that meeting, it was accepted that there would be no race in 2019, and the consensus was that it would be sensible to take some time to consider the plans and hear objections.
Over the past six ...Keep reading
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Wolff: Verstappen's F1 Australian GP Vettel pass proves Honda power

Autosport - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 05:01
Red Bull's Max Verstappen's mid-race overtaking move on Sebastian Vettel in Formula 1's Australian Grand Prix shows that Honda now has "enormous" power, reckons Mercedes boss Toto Wolff
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Hamilton expects season-long fight with Red Bull and Ferrari | 2019 F1 season

F1Fanatic - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 04:46
Lewis Hamilton says he's impressed by the progress Red Bull have made with new power unit supplier Honda and predicts they'll be in the fight with Mercedes and Ferrari throughout the season.
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Live: 2018-19 Formula E race 6 Sanya, China | RaceFans Live

F1Fanatic - Sat, 03/23/2019 - 02:37
Join us to follow race six of the 2018-19 Formula E season from Sanya on RaceFans Live.
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Bottas: ‘We didn’t want a silly mistake in the first race’ | RaceFans Round-up

F1Fanatic - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 20:01
In the round-up: 'We didn't want a silly mistake in the first race' - Bottas • Formula European Masters cancelled before start of first season • Ericsson: COTA F1 experience little help in IndyCar
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What Honda's top-speed supremacy in Australian GP really tells us

Autosport - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 13:17
Honda's impressive performance in the Australian Grand Prix speed traps runs deeper that its table-topping effort in the Formula 1 season opener
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Racing Point says "gutsy" Stroll will earn credit he deserves

Motorsport.com - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 13:14
Stroll, who has had two mixed seasons with Williams in grand prix racing, joined Racing Point in the off-season following the team's takeover by a consortium led by his father, fashion mogul Lawrence Stroll.
In his first race weekend for his new team in Australia, Stroll was a match for his established teammate Sergio Perez, and picked up the RP19's first points of the season.
Szafnauer said ...Keep reading
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Ferrari changing F1 team name back to Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow | 2019 F1 season

F1Fanatic - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:21
Ferrari has requested another change to its official team name for the Bahrain Grand Prix, reinstating the Mission Winnow slogan it removed in Australia.
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Mercedes boss Wolff: Saga over F1's 2021 rules now has 'momentum'

Autosport - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:03
Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff believes there is "momentum" behind Formula 1's attempts to finalise its 2021 rules package
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Why Ferrari struggled in Australia - but why Bahrain offers hope of redemption

Formula 1 - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:02
in Melbourne, Ferrari were a shadow of their dominant testing figure, shunted into the long grass by a Mercedes reborn with missile-guided accuracy. So what went wrong?
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Horner predicts ‘more days in the sunshine’ for Gasly after difficult 2019 start

Formula 1 - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:02
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner has backed Pierre Gasly to recover from his difficult start to the 2019 F1 season, predicting better days ahead for the Frenchman in 2019.
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‘Optimistic’ Kvyat revelling in Toro Rosso ‘fresh start’

Formula 1 - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:02
After a year as Ferrari development driver, Daniil Kvyat is back with Toro Rosso for 2019 - and he's relishing the chance to prove himself on the F1 grid again.
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Juan Manuel Correra signs to Alfa Romeo as development driver

Formula 1 - Fri, 03/22/2019 - 11:02
American Formula 2 racer Juan Manuel Correa will get his first taste of life in an F1 team in 2019, after getting the call-up to become Alfa Romeo’s development driver for the season.
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