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Haas brakes worry Grosjean but not Magnussen 0

Haas brakes worry Grosjean but not Magnussen

Haas team are in something of a quandry with regards to ‘brake problems’ which afflicted the team last year and appear to be back to niggle them ahead of the 2017 Formula 1 season,...

Lauda: I don’t think Rosberg will come back 0

Lauda: I don’t think Rosberg will come back

Mercedes F1 chairman Niki Lauda was the biggest critic of Nico Rosberg, when the newly crowned World Champion quit the sport five days after clinching his first title, and although he claims he is...

Analysis: How F1’s new wet standing starts will work 0

Analysis: How F1’s new wet standing starts will work

It sounds pretty straightforward, but it’s taken a lot of thought by the FIA and the teams to finalise the procedure. Indeed, the last details were only agreed in a meeting at the Barcelona...

Haas aims to test Carbone Industrie brakes in Bahrain 0

Haas aims to test Carbone Industrie brakes in Bahrain

The American team has cited a lack of consistency with its current brakes from Brembo as something that needs addressing – with Romain Grosjean in particular unhappy about the situation. But switching suppliers is...

Renault says new F1 engine has exceeded performance targets 0

Renault says new F1 engine has exceeded performance targets

The French car manufacturer has introduced an all-new concept for 2017 in a bid to make the steps it needs to close down the gap to rivals Mercedes and Ferrari, and its progress this...

Alonso: It’s been fun to drive freely again 0

Alonso: It’s been fun to drive freely again

Much has been written about Fernando Alonso and the hardships he is facing with McLaren, specifically Honda’s woeful power unit that broke down incessantly during the eight days of testing in Barcelona, but it...

Hamilton: There’s more to come from Ferrari 0

Hamilton: There’s more to come from Ferrari

Ahead of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship opener, in Melbourne at the end of the month, Lewis Hamilton admits he is impressed by Ferrari’s performance during recent Barcelona preseason testing and believes that...

Wehrlein: I lacked experience for Mercedes seat 0

Wehrlein: I lacked experience for Mercedes seat

Pascal Wehrlein was high on the list to replace retired F1 World Champion Nico Rosberg at Mercedes, and with it slot into the most coveted seat in the sport but instead he will race...

Pirelli announce tyres for Spain, Monaco, Canada and Baku 0

Pirelli announce tyres for Spain, Monaco, Canada and Baku

Pirelli will bring the following compounds to the rounds on the 2017 Formula One season in Spain (May 12-14), Monaco (May, 26-28), Canada (June 9-11) and Azerbaijan (June 23-25) which will be held on...

Barcelona aftermath what’s the pecking order? 0

Barcelona aftermath what’s the pecking order?

[See image gallery at www.grandprix247.com] Two weeks of Formula 1 testing in the books, and we’ve officially reached the weirdest time of year. No longer are we dealing in the blind speculation that characterises...