Denmark not giving up on F1 race

Dec.21 (GMM) A Danish official has not given up on bringing formula one to the country. Earlier, plans for a 2020 race on the streets of Copenhagen were well advanced and supported by Liberty Media, until mayor Frank Jensen said […]

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Lauda announces 2019 grand prix return

Dec.21 (GMM) Niki Lauda has allayed fears that he might not return to his post at the grands prix with Mercedes. In August, the F1 legend and Mercedes team chairman had a life-saving lung transplant and missed the remainder of […]

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Kubica not offended by Vettel comments

Dec.19 (GMM) Robert Kubica says he is not offended by comments made by quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel. Ferrari’s Vettel said that while he is happy 34-year-old Kubica is returning to F1 after an eight year recovery, “there are also […]

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Verstappen happy with Ricciardo replacement

Dec.19 (GMM) Max Verstappen says he is happy with Red Bull’s pick for his new teammate. The Dutchman says he cannot understand why Daniel Ricciardo decided to quit Red Bull and switch instead to the less competitive works Renault team. […]

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Renault to keep working over Christmas

Dec.19 (GMM) Staff at Renault’s works F1 team will work throughout the Christmas and New Year period. That is the news from Cyril Abiteboul, the French works team’s boss. Renault reached its goal of finishing behind Mercedes, Ferrari and Red […]

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Force India to launch 2019 car in Canada

Dec.18 (GMM) Force India has become the second F1 team to announce a reveal date for its 2019 car. Ferrari boss Maurizio Arrivabene recently announced that the Italian team’s new car will be launched on February 15, just days before […]

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Sirotkin eyes 2020 F1 return

Dec.18 (GMM) Sergey Sirotkin says his aim is to return to formula one in 2020. The Russian has been replaced at Williams by Robert Kubica for 2019. Backed by SMP Bank, the 23-year-old is tipped to become a Ferrari development […]

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Silverstone proposes new F1 deal for 2020

Dec.18 (GMM) Silverstone has stepped up its bid to remain on the F1 calendar. Last year, amid growing losses, the circuit-owning British Racing Drivers’ Club (BRDC) triggered a break clause in its contract. As it stands, the last British grand […]

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Leclerc targets two race wins for 2019

Dec.17 (GMM) Charles Leclerc is targeting two grand prix wins for his first year with Ferrari. A few days ago, team boss Maurizio Arrivabene said he will work to “protect” the young Monaco-born driver from “the possibility of being burned” […]

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