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Ricciardo, Perez reprimanded for anthem ceremony incident 0

Ricciardo, Perez reprimanded for anthem ceremony incident

The time that Formula 1 drivers have for their reconnaissance laps to the grid has been reduced from 15 to eight minutes for this year. The move was in part aimed at giving the...

Shanghai Qualifying: Hamilton denies Vettel 0

Shanghai Qualifying: Hamilton denies Vettel

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton powered towards the 63rd pole position of his career in Shanghai, edging out Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel by just under two tenths of a second, with the German claiming second spot on...

Shanghai Saturday Review: Dare I say it was…exciting? 0

Shanghai Saturday Review: Dare I say it was…exciting?

After the misery of Friday, Saturday brought the sun to the Shanghai International Circuit, and with it, a plethora of on-track action. Unless you want to count the farce that was yesterday’s sessions, FP3...

Chinese GP: Post-qualifying press conference 0

Chinese GP: Post-qualifying press conference

TV UNILATERAL Lewis, many congratulations on what looked like a great lap at the end of Q3 there. Talk us through the lap and your session. Lewis HAMILTON: Thank you. Yeah, it’s been an interesting...

Stroll boosted by switch to lighter power steering 0

Stroll boosted by switch to lighter power steering

Stroll was only 19th in qualifying for his debut in Australia, but made it to the final stage of qualifying thanks to his last Q2 lap in China. He will line up 10th for...

Haas boss "doesn’t get" Grosjean’s yellow flag penalty 0

Haas boss "doesn’t get" Grosjean’s yellow flag penalty

Grosjean and Renault’s Jolyon Palmer were both given five-place grid penalties for improving their time after passing double-waved yellow flags for Giovinazzi’s wrecked Sauber in the middle of the track after he went off...

Chinese Grand Prix Qualifying: Top three press conference 0

Chinese Grand Prix Qualifying: Top three press conference

Full transcript from the FIA hosted qualifying press conference at during the Chinese Grand Prix weekend, Round 2 of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, Shanghai International Circuit, featuring top three: Pole winner Lewis...

Chinese Grand Prix Qualify: Driver and team reports 0

Chinese Grand Prix Qualify: Driver and team reports

Drivers and teams report from qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix, Round 2 of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, at Shanghai International Circuit. Mercedes Lewis Hamilton, 1st, 1:31.678: “It’s been an interesting weekend...

Alonso says 13th on the grid a "divine present" 0

Alonso says 13th on the grid a "divine present"

The Spaniard had gone into the session with very low expectations after being 17th quickest in final practice, but again managed to extract the maximum from his McLaren-Honda package to qualify on the sixth...