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Force India exit administration
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F1 team Force India entered administration on the eve of the Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying. This was triggered by its most successful driver Sergio Perez's sponsors, with the Mexican saying he was saving the 400 employees. The team owned a lot of money, including to its working, Perez among them, Mercedes and BWT. BWT began sponsoring the team in 2017, which was the reason their car was painted pink, but it has emerged that the money was taken out in the form of a loan.

Recently, the team...
Former CEO Sergio Marchionne dies just days after standing down from Ferrari
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Former Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne has died aged 66, only a few days after standing down from Ferrari due to a shoulder injury. The Italian use to be the CEO of Fiat and was crucial in turning around the company's fortunes, and also saved Chrysler from bankruptcy.

Marchionne was born in Italy but moved to Canada at a young age. He became an accountant and later CEO of Swiss company Algroup. Only a few years into the 21st century, he moved to Fiat, owner of Ferrari. Soon enough he became...
Leader Sebastian Vettel Heads Home For German GP
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Sebastian Vettel will hope to fare better than Lewis Hamilton did last time out as a Formula One title contender heads home for a second consecutive race.

Hamilton enjoyed home advantage at the British Grand Prix in the last race, but his shot at a winning run at Silverstone ended after an early collision with Kimi Raikkonen.

That allowed Vettel, Raikkonen's Ferrari teammate, to hold off a Hamilton recovery and stretch his lead at the top of the drivers' standings to eight points at the...
Haas F1 Team Sticking To Its Plan In Rise Up Formula 1 Standings
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Team principal Guenther Steiner of the Haas F1 Team says he has no regrets about the path taken by the American Formula 1 team.

As Haas stepped up the grid in 2018 with a realistic goal of finishing behind the top three teams -- and ahead of everyone else --- in outright performance, some drivers raised their eyebrows. After all, Haas finished eighth in the constructors' championship in each of its first two years in the series.

Haas stuck to the plan and figured its technical alliance...
FIA tremendous license suggestions holding returned Red Bull F1 prospect
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The FIA is inserting the brakes on a 19-yr-old formula 1 hopeful before he even receives into the cockpit as Red Bull Racing tries to advertise its next younger F1 hotshot.

Red Bull, which has been looking for a possible replacement for struggling Toro Rosso driver Brendon Hartley, believes it has discovered its subsequent young driver for its F1 application in Daniel Ticktum, a 19-12 months-old Briton and Red Bull junior driver. Ticktum is currently 2nd in formula three

In 2015, Ticktum...

F1 News Lando Norris approached by means of Toro Rosso for 2018

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The 18-year-historical holds a 27-factor lead in this season's method 2 championship
McLaren have rejected an approach for his or her reserve driver Lando Norris to race for Toro Rosso this season.

crimson Bull had desired the Englishman, 18, who races in formula 2, to substitute New Zealander Brendon Hartley of their junior team for the leisure of this yr.

but McLaren favorite to retain Norris on his existing trajectory.

A McLaren spokesman pointed out: "We...

F1 News Formula One statistics for the Canadian Grand Prix

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Mercedes are 22 points ahead of Ferrari in the constructors' championship.

Russian rookie Sergey Sirotkin Williams is the best driver on the starting grid yet to score points in his career.

Haas's Romain Grosjean has yet to pick up a point in 2018 and together with the last season the Frenchman has not scored for 10 races in a row.


Hamilton has won six races in Montreal in 2007, 2010, 2012, 2015, 2016 and 2017. He is now chasing his fourth win in a row to...

F1 News Lewis Hamilton may give up After 2020 Season, Coulthard Says

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David Coulthard believes Lewis Hamilton may stroll away from formula 1 after the 2020 season when the Concorde contract comes to an end.

The Briton is within the closing seven months of his contract with Mercedes and is yet to agree a new deal to remain in formula 1 past 2018. Hamilton and the Mercedes hierarchy are clear that they both want to continue with every different but are yet to reach an contract despite being in talks for the reason that the conclusion...

F1 News Ferrari probed over power healing equipment

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MONACO Reuters - Ferrari were cast into the highlight at the Monaco Grand Prix on Thursday after components One opponents puzzled the legality of the power recovery device on the Italian team’s car and the governing body turned into pronounced to be investigating.
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F1 News F1's race hosting profits now not."sustainable" - Wolff

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The brand new experience in Miami should not according to the ordinary model of a promoter paying a huge price that escalates in future years, but will as a substitute be run with a income and chance sharing model, with F1 in impact taking a share of gate and hospitality earnings.

That construction has encouraged a couple of promoters to are seeking for more advantageous deals in the future, with Hockenheim and Baku among the first to make their cases in public -...

F1 News Raikkonen Talks About Relationship With Vettel, Ferrari Contract For 2019

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The otherwise silent and media-shy Kimi Raikkonen has given an in-depth interview speaking about his relationship with Ferrari teammate Sebastian Vettel and his desire to remain in Formula 1 beyond the 2018 season.

The Finn is known for his one-word answers during the press conference and media interaction during the race weekends. Raikkonen is very clear he is only interested in the racing aspect and not in the promotional duties a driver undertakes ahead of and...

F1 News F1 sporting boss says 'it's naive' to expect passing at F1 Monaco Grand Prix

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Liberty Media sporting boss Ross Brawn says criticism of last weekend's Monaco Grand Prix is naive.

F1 fans and drivers alike lashed out after last Sunday's race in the principality. Two-time Formula 1 champion and McLaren driver Fernando Alonso called the race and Daniel Ricciardo's wire-to-wire win for Red Bull, "probably the most boring race in the history of F1."

Brawn agrees that Monaco 2018 "wasn't action packed, all the more so as the tires were the key...



Championship standings

POS Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton
2 Valtteri Bottas
3 Sebastian Vettel
4 Max Verstappen
Red Bull
5 Charles Leclerc
POS Team Points
1 Mercedes 338
2 Ferrari 198
3 Red Bull 137
4 McLaren 40
5 Renault 32