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Wehrlein cleared to contest Australian Grand Prix 0

Wehrlein cleared to contest Australian Grand Prix

Wehrlein missed the opening pre-season test at Barcelona after hurting his back in a crash at the Race of Champions in January. He returned for the second test, completing four half-days in the C36,...

Better F1 racing only possible via financial equality – Tost 0

Better F1 racing only possible via financial equality – Tost

Tost expects that F1’s current, often-criticised model of income distribution between teams will change under new owner Liberty, although he concedes it can only be revamped from 2020 onwards, when the teams’ current deals...

Faster F1 2017 cars increase crash consequences – Ocon 0

Faster F1 2017 cars increase crash consequences – Ocon

This weekend’s Australian Grand Prix marks the first race for F1’s new breed of wider and faster cars – with lap records set to be broken as a result of the big increase in...

Hakkinen: Ferrari have put enormous pressure on themselves 0

Hakkinen: Ferrari have put enormous pressure on themselves

Ferrari have set expectations high after strong performances in testing and could pay a heavy price if they disappoint in the Formula 1 World Championship season’s opening race in Australia, according to retired double...

Australian Grand Prix: Mercedes look to make early statement in 0

Australian Grand Prix: Mercedes look to make early statement in

Beefier cars and bulked-up drivers will hit Albert Park circuit on Sunday for Formula One’s season-opening Australian Grand Prix where many fans will be hoping at least one team can strike an early blow...

Highlights from the definitive Nico Rosberg interview 0

Highlights from the definitive Nico Rosberg interview

An extensive, profile interview with Nico Rosberg – taped over two days in Monaco – airs across the U.S. this weekend (and at later dates internationally) on In Depth with Graham Bensinger. Here are...

Renault not feeling "safe" from Honda threat 0

Renault not feeling "safe" from Honda threat

McLaren-Honda is facing a tough task to catch up after its pre-season testing programme was hit by reliability problems and a lack of power. Although many are predicting that McLaren is now facing a...

Renault: We have addressed the ERS issue 0

Renault: We have addressed the ERS issue

Renault said they have fixed their pre-season power unit problems with a “belt and braces” approach ahead of Formula One’s Australian Grand Prix opener. Issues with the unit’s Energy Recovery System (ERS) limited the...

Pirelli: 2017 F1 tyres degrade enough to keep strategy alive 0

Pirelli: 2017 F1 tyres degrade enough to keep strategy alive

F1’s tyre supplier has revamped its products for this season, with its wider tyres moving away from the overheating characteristics that forced drivers to look after their rubber so much over recent years. The...

Hulkenberg not expecting "flat-out" F1 races 0

Hulkenberg not expecting "flat-out" F1 races

The shift to wider tyres and the goal of lower degradation are expected to allow drivers to push more during races, and reduce the need for drivers to manage their rubber. But new Renault...