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Nurburgring say they cannot afford Ecclestone fees

A deal to keep the German Grand Prix on this year's Formula 1 calendar is still lingering and not yet done and dusted. The Nurburgring was scheduled to return in 2015, but the financially-troubled...
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No customers for F1 engine yet admit Honda

Honda does not have any potential customers for its new Formula 1 engine, boss Yasuhisa Arai has admitted. After a six-year absence, the Japanese carmaker's plan had always been to return to the sport...
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Top F1 teams told camera mountings illegal

Top teams and likely title challengers Mercedes and Ferrari will have to modify their cars ahead of the season opener in Melbourne. That was the claim on Monday of Auto Motor und Sport, revealing that...
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Design guru Byrne back at Ferrari as mentor

Legendary design guru Rory Byrne has returned Ferrari to be Simone Resta's mentor at Maranello. South African Byrne, 71, was a key member of the Ferrari 'dream team' of last decade, when along with...
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De la Rosa in line for Mercedes role

Veteran Formula driver Pedro de la Rosa could be set to return to the pinnacle of the sport with Mercedes. In recent years, the Spaniard worked closely with his countryman Fernando Alonso at Ferrari as...
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Midfield teams propose to be semi-constructors

Three midfield teams have reportedly proposed that Formula 1's rules be tweaked so that semi-constructors are permitted at the pinnacle of the sport. It recently emerged that the FIA had commissioned...
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Renault 2015 engine is two thirds new claims Taffin

Renault has been able to make a substantially new power unit for the 2015 Formula 1 season after its disappointing start to the turbo V6 era. That is the claim of the French marque's F1 operations chief...