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Aston Martin could join F1 if Racing Point owner Stroll buys stake

Aston Martin could join Formula One if Racing Point’s billionaire owner Lawrence Stroll buys significant stake in the luxury carmaker Stroll is leading a consortium that is considering a stake in the British firm He is ready to capitalise on drop in value since London stock market float  Aston Martin shares have slumped from £19 to […]

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Formula 1 relax 2020 engine restrictions

Formula 1 has relaxed restrictions on engine usage for 2020 meaning drivers could suffer fewer grid penalties. Drivers will next year be able to use three MGU-Ks – a part of the hybrid system – one more than in 2019. The move brings the MGU-K into line with the other parts of the power-unit in […]

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New era underway for Ricciardo and Co.

Daniel Ricciardo’s new teammate Esteban Ocon started work as a Renault F1 driver in post-season testing on Tuesday and said it was good to be back behind the wheel. The 23-year-old Frenchman lost his drive with Racing Point at the end of 2018 but has returned to replace departed German Nico Hulkenberg for 2020 alongside […]

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Ricciardo avoids F1 ‘punch in the guts’

Daniel Ricciardo’s first season with Renault has come to an end following the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Monday morning. Ricciardo’s high-profiled switch to the French manufacturer sent the F1 community into a tailspin ahead of the 2019 season. The Aussie endured a tough season with his new team, failing to finish five races and […]

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'I would welcome him': Leclerc wants Hamilton to join him at Ferrari

‘I would welcome him’: Charles Leclerc wants six-time world champion Lewis Hamilton to join him at Ferrari as speculation grows on Mercedes future Lewis Hamilton’s £40m-a-season Mercedes contract expires next year Ferrari have outlined there interest in signing the six-time world champion Charles Leclerc said that he would relish the chance to learn from Hamilton  […]

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F1's ALTERNATIVE end of season awards

F1’s ALTERNATIVE end of season awards: We all know who the best driver is, but who scoops the gongs for biggest flop, worst tantrum, most shocking crash… and best boobytrap? The 2019 F1 season came to a close following the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes once again took biggest prizes in the […]