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Formula 1 drivers feeling the pain but loving it 0

Formula 1 drivers feeling the pain but loving it

Battered and bruised, Lewis Hamilton loves the punishment he is receiving from his more physically demanding Mercedes this season. Because if some extra soreness is the price for increased speed, then Hamilton and Formula...

F1 legend Jack Brabham honoured 0

F1 legend Jack Brabham honoured

More than half a century after Sir Jack Brabham won his third formula one title, the motor racing legend has been featured on a special 50 cent coin, released on Monday by the Royal...

Renault has turned "huge corner" with F1 2017 engine – Toro Rosso 0

Renault has turned "huge corner" with F1 2017 engine – Toro Rosso

Although he French car manufacturer faced some reliability dramas that meant Toro Rosso completed the fewest laps out of all teams at Barcelona, in power terms there has been good progress. Sources suggest that...

Honda to part company with F1 engine consultant Simon 0

Honda to part company with F1 engine consultant Simon

Simon, who is most famously known for his work on Ferrari’s engines during the dominant Michael Schumacher era, had joined Honda in 2013 after previous spells at the FIA and the stillborn PURE project....

Tech analysis: How Renault made big progress with its 2017 car 0

Tech analysis: How Renault made big progress with its 2017 car

The RS17, fourth-quickest on pure laptimes among the F1 contingent in Barcelona, looks a major step change compared to the RS16. That car was compromised by the late takeover of the team but more...

Wehrlein gets green light to drive in second F1 test 0

Wehrlein gets green light to drive in second F1 test

The German has been fighting to regain fitness and pass a medical check following his accident at the Race of Champions in Miami, where he crashed after contact with Felipe Massa. On Sunday he...

Boullier: Honda are three years behind Mercedes, Renault and Ferrari 0

Boullier: Honda are three years behind Mercedes, Renault and Ferrari

McLaren racing director Eric Boullier says it is still early days to pass judgement on his team, but admits that the first test of the season in Barcelona was a disappointment to all concerned...

Magnussen: Some teammates try to f@ck you 0

Magnussen: Some teammates try to f@ck you

Kevin Magnussen has a distrust of teammates, believing that some try and deliberately mislead and create animosity, thus he is not looking to be best mates with his Haas teammate Romoain Grosjena but does...

Boullier: We are not hiding anything from Alonso 0

Boullier: We are not hiding anything from Alonso

Arguably the biggest story that emerged from the the first Barcelona test was that McLaren-Honda appear to be in deep trouble and the focus is on how their star driver Fernando Alonso is dealing...

Tost: I’m convinced that Renault is around it 0

Tost: I’m convinced that Renault is around it

Mixed signals are coming out of the Toro Rosso camp ahead of the second Formula 1 preseason test in Barcelona this week, team chief Franz Tost and technical boss James Keys are convinced that Renault...