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F1 2017 cars on target to be fastest-ever, claims Pirelli 0

F1 2017 cars on target to be fastest-ever, claims Pirelli

Kimi Raikkonen’s best time of the first pre-season test so far is 1m20.960s,  which is still slower than the cars were in the final years of V8 engines. However, F1 tyre supplier Pirelli is...

McLaren yet to do "a single proper run" – Vandoorne 0

McLaren yet to do "a single proper run" – Vandoorne

Honda’s third year back in F1 got off to a torrid start on Monday, with Fernando Alonso essentially missing the morning due to an oil leak, and only completing 29 laps for the day...

Verstappen: Following F1 2017 cars feels “same as last year” 0

Verstappen: Following F1 2017 cars feels “same as last year”

Verstappen has developed a reputation for his overtaking prowess during his two years in F1 so far, pulling off several memorable moves in various race conditions. Ahead of F1’s move to new-for-2017 regulations, which...

Barcelona Day 2: Raikkonen quickest 0

Barcelona Day 2: Raikkonen quickest

Kimi Raikkonen put Ferrari on top of the timesheets after the second day of Formula 1’s pre-season testing on day two at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona, but world champions Mercedes still led the...

Verstappen: We are not focused on lap times yet 0

Verstappen: We are not focused on lap times yet

After a stop start first day of testing with Daniel Riccirado, Red Bull finally got some serious mileage on their new RB13 with Max Verstappen in the cockpit, but are yet to give it...

Vandoorne: We don’t know what the exact problem was 0

Vandoorne: We don’t know what the exact problem was

After the hype over the change to orange livery, much was expected from the new Honda powered McLaren MCL32, but it has been a disappointing two days of testing at Circuit de Catalunya for...

McLaren: Disappointing to encounter further problems 0

McLaren: Disappointing to encounter further problems

The McLaren-Honda team experienced a second day of mixed fortunes on track during today’s testing. While Stoffel took to the track shortly after 09:00 to commence his scheduled programme of installation laps, systems checks...

Barcelona F1 test: Hamilton fastest again as McLaren troubles continue 0

Barcelona F1 test: Hamilton fastest again as McLaren troubles continue

The three-time world champion led the way for much of the morning running with a 1m21.766s – 0.001s slower than the time that left him fastest overall on Monday – but he then dipped...

Calderon Q&A: “An F1 test for Sauber is the goal” 0

Calderon Q&A: “An F1 test for Sauber is the goal”

The Colombian will combine her new duties with the Hinwil-based outfit with a second season of GP3 with the DAMS team, after making her debut in the F1 support series last season at Arden....

Alonso hopes fans can forget "horrible" recent F1 cars 0

Alonso hopes fans can forget "horrible" recent F1 cars

The new rules introduced for 2017 have meant F1 teams have produced more spectacular-looking cars that have received almost universal praise from the sport’s insiders. McLaren driver Alonso, one of the most outspoken critics...