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Vettel says F1 2017’s new cars "fix everything" 0

Vettel says F1 2017’s new cars "fix everything"

Ferrari was arguably the standout team on the third day of the opening pre-season test at Barcelona, with Vettel just two tenths of a second down on Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas, despite only using the...

Barcelona F1 test: Bottas breaks 1m20s barrier on ultrasofts 0

Barcelona F1 test: Bottas breaks 1m20s barrier on ultrasofts

With retired world champion Nico Rosberg watching from the Mercedes garage, his replacement headed the pack, initially on the soft tyre before moving to the super-soft and the ultra-soft. Bottas’s improvements were minimal on...

Rosberg: Fatigue could cost drivers race wins in F1 2017 0

Rosberg: Fatigue could cost drivers race wins in F1 2017

The German retired from the sport at the end of last year after securing his first F1 drivers’ title for Mercedes, right before the regulation change that has made cars faster and tougher to...

Canada extends Formula 1 deal until 2029 0

Canada extends Formula 1 deal until 2029

Talks with Bernie Ecclestone about extending the contract, which previously ran to 2024, began last year and were finalised this month. There had been concerns about its future as the circuit had not completed...

Ferrari’s pace nearly on par with Mercedes – Steiner 0

Ferrari’s pace nearly on par with Mercedes – Steiner

While Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton topped the opening session on Monday, it was Kimi Raikkonen in the Ferrari who went quickest today, outpacing the British driver by 0.023s despite running harder tyres during his fastest...

Brawn: My dream is a non-championship race once a year 0

Brawn: My dream is a non-championship race once a year

Formula 1’s new motorsports director Ross Brawn is keen to host a non-championship race every season, harking back to the seventies when such events were part of a season’s schedule. Brawn told Sky Sports,...

Hamilton: The car is much more physical to drive 0

Hamilton: The car is much more physical to drive

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has confirmed, as expected, that the new generation Formula 1 cars are much more physical to drive and has the bumps and bruises to prove it after two half days...

Magnussen: I am very happy 0

Magnussen: I am very happy

Kevin Magnussen is relishing what he has found with the Haas team which he moved to after a season with Renault, and admits that he is impressed with how the team goes about the...

Barcelona Day 2: Photos 0

Barcelona Day 2: Photos

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First run in F1 2017 car a “special day” for Giovinazzi 0

First run in F1 2017 car a “special day” for Giovinazzi

The highly-rated Italian, loaned to the Swiss team by Ferrari, lost the morning session to an engine problem. However, in the afternoon he took his total up to 67 laps. Giovinazzi had already driven...