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GPDA shows F1 fans want change without gimmicks

Formula 1 fans want change but without gimmicks or knee-jerk reactions to a sport many now describe as expensive and boring, according to a survey carried out with the backing of leading drivers. The...
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Mark Smith appointed Sauber technical director

The Sauber F1 Team has announced the appointment of Mark Smith as its Technical Director. The 54-year old Briton will start on 13 July at the Sauber F1 Team headquarters in Hinwil. He will fit into the...
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Qatar continues to push and ready for F1 race

Qatar is still pushing hard to host a Formula 1 race, despite the fact F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone is for now honouring an agreement he made with Bahrain to keep that race exclusive in the Middle...
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Formula E will never rival Formula 1

Two experienced motor racing figures have dismissed a controversial claim that Formula E is set to take Formula 1's place as the pinnacle of the sport. Virgin's Sir Richard Branson, once with a F1 team...
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Official says Russia should run own Formula 1 team

If Azerbaijan is pushing towards the Formula 1 grid, then so too should Russia. That is the view of Igor Ermilin, the presidential advisor of the Russian Automobile Federation. His comments follow...
Fabio Leimer (SUI) Manor Marussia F1 Team Reserve Driver. 18.06.2015. Formula 1 World Championship, Rd 8, Austrian Grand Prix, Spielberg, Austria, Preparation Day.

FP1 drive for Leimer at Silverstone uncertain

Just two days before his engine would fire, Fabio Leimer still does not know if he will drive at Silverstone. After his hopes of making his Friday practice debut for Manor were dashed in Austria, the...
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Mosley declines invited to Strategy Group meeting

Former FIA president Max Mosley was invited to Wednesday's key meeting of the Strategy Group in London, The Times newspaper reports. But the former FIA president "refused, believing that his presence...
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Horner: The time for talking has now come and gone

Formula 1 needs to make real strategic decisions at a meeting on Wednesday after talking a lot about change and delivering little, Red Bull team principal Christian Horner said ahead of a F1 Strategy Group...
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Tilke to design Baku F1 street track layout

Once considered a highly unlikely fit for Formula 1, Azerbaijan is racing full steam ahead into its grand prix future. Bernie Ecclestone has inked a deal for a street race in Baku, the oil-rich former...
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Trio of young guns in line to replace Raikkonen

As Formula 1 heads to Silverstone with the Silly Season well underway, as all eye are directed at the Ferrari camp where the future of Kimi Raikkonen is increasingly uncertain and a trio of young guns...
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Sauber and NetApp extend partnership

Press Release: The Sauber F1 Team is pleased to announce the extension of its partnership with NetApp, a global leader in storage and data management. After a successful three-year collaboration with...