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Formula 1 – F1: Verstappen wants to continue ‘good atmosphere’ at Red Bull with Gasly

Formula 1 – F1: Verstappen wants to continue ‘good atmosphere’ at Red Bull with Gasly

Max Verstappen is looking to continue the “good atmosphere” he enjoyed at Red Bull with Daniel Ricciardo when he links up with new Formula 1 teammate Pierre Gasly. With Ricciardo switching to midfield leaders Renault in 2019, Red Bull has promoted Pierre Gasly after just a single full-season in F1 at Toro Rosso to partner…

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Formula 1 – F1 Horner: Verstappen, Ricciardo Red Bull’s strongest F1 driver pairing

Formula 1 – F1 Horner: Verstappen, Ricciardo Red Bull’s strongest F1 driver pairing

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner believes the pairing of Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen has been the best driver line-up his team has ever had in Formula 1. Ricciardo and Verstappen became teammates at the 2016 Spanish Grand Prix, when the Dutchman was fast-tracked into the senior squad as replacement for the struggling Daniil Kvyat just…

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Formula 1 – F1 news 2018: Daniel Ricciardo only start for Renault, Nico Hulkenberg, 2019 regulations, prediction, schedule

Formula 1 – F1 news 2018: Daniel Ricciardo only start for Renault, Nico Hulkenberg, 2019 regulations, prediction, schedule

Adding Daniel Ricciardo as a driver must only be the start of Renault’s levels of ambition, insists Nico Hulkenberg, who is expecting further progress from the team in 2019. Renault ended 2018 as the best of the rest behind Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull but never showed the pace to actually challenge the big three…

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Formula 2 – F1 news 2018: Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull losers but Max Verstappen and Ferrari winners? Driver changes 2019, full grid, schedule

Formula 2 – F1 news 2018: Daniel Ricciardo, Red Bull losers but Max Verstappen and Ferrari winners? Driver changes 2019, full grid, schedule

Now that the dust has settled on the 2018 Formula One season, the driver line-ups for next year’s circus have been confirmed with only two teams remaining unchanged for 2019. Only reigning Constructors’ Champions Mercedes and Haas will retain both of their drivers with everyone else on the grid joining in on the merry-go-round. And…

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Formula 1 – F1 Hamilton and Vettel: Verstappen ready for 2019 F1 title push

Formula 1 – F1 Hamilton and Vettel: Verstappen ready for 2019 F1 title push

Multiple world champions Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel believe Max Verstappen is ready to challenge for Formula 1 titles, providing Red Bull and Honda can strike a successful partnership. Verstappen endured mistake-ridden start to 2018 but impressively recovered to outscore every driver except Hamilton in the second half of the year. The 21-year-old secured a…

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Formula 1 – F1 Gossip: Raikkonen ‘has fun’ at FIA prize giving party

Formula 1 – F1 Gossip: Raikkonen ‘has fun’ at FIA prize giving party

Kimi Raikkonen has reacted to videos of him at the FIA prize-giving ceremony in St Petersburg – Instagram Daniel Ricciardo admits he underestimated the stress of his decision to leave Red Bull for Renault – ESPN Red Bull driver Max Verstappen is “rejuvenating” F1, according to three-time world champion Sir Jackie Stewart – F1.com The…

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Formula 1 – F1 news: Red Bull encouraged by Honda for 2019 season

Formula 1 – F1 news: Red Bull encouraged by Honda for 2019 season

“Month by month, they are definitely closing the gap to Mercedes and Ferrari,” says Christian Horner Last Updated: 10/12/18 2:49pm Red Bull have been “really encouraged” by the recent progress of their 2019 engine partners Honda. The team will adopt a different approach to their relationship with Honda compared to the style of McLaren. Honda…

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Formula 1 – F1 Max Verstappen: ‘Never my intention’ to put Renault down in 2018

Formula 1 – F1 Max Verstappen: ‘Never my intention’ to put Renault down in 2018

Max Verstappen claims he never intended to put Red Bull Formula 1 engine suppler Renault down with his criticism through 2018, but was only eager for progress to be made and more performance to be found by the French manufacturer. Verstappen was vocal in his criticism of Renault’s power unit throughout the 2018 season as…

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Formula 1 – F1: Red Bull needed extra 40kW for 2018 F1 title challenge – Horner

Formula 1 – F1: Red Bull needed extra 40kW for 2018 F1 title challenge – Horner

Red Bull team boss Christian Horner reckons his drivers could have challenged for championship titles during the 2018 Formula 1 season with an extra 40kW of power. Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo each won two races in 2018 while Verstappen ended the season by scoring the most amount of points by any driver apart from world…

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Formula 1 – F1: Mercedes facing “setback” with 2019 F1 engine concept

Formula 1 – F1: Mercedes facing “setback” with 2019 F1 engine concept

Mercedes has suffered a “setback” with the development of its Formula 1 engine ahead of the 2019 season, according to team boss Toto Wolff. The German manufacturer has dominated the current era of power unit regulations since their introduction in 2014, with Mercedes taking a clean sweep of five constructors’ and drivers’ world championship titles…

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Formula 1 – Super Formula ‘good training ground for Formula 1’ – Marko

Formula 1 – Super Formula ‘good training ground for Formula 1’ – Marko

TOO MUCH TALK: Red Bull’s Helmut Marko believes politics is interfering with Formula 1 as a sport. Image: AFP / Lars Baron Japan’s Super Formula is now a “good training ground” for Red Bull’s future Formula 1 drivers. That is the view of Dr Helmut Marko, who is getting behind the top Japanese open wheeler…

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Formula 1 – F1 Ricciardo: ‘Mentally testing’ 2018 F1 season will make me stronger

Formula 1 – F1 Ricciardo: ‘Mentally testing’ 2018 F1 season will make me stronger

Daniel Ricciardo says he will only grow stronger following the “most intense and challenging” Formula 1 season of his career so far. The Red Bull driver emerged as an early contender after winning two of the opening six rounds of 2018 but a string of reliability-related issues plagued the second half of his campaign and…

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Formula 1 – F1: Red Bull confirms Ticktum’s ’19 racing plans as Auer joins junior team

Formula 1 – F1: Red Bull confirms Ticktum’s ’19 racing plans as Auer joins junior team

Red Bull has confirmed junior programme member Dan Ticktum will race in Japan’s Super Formula championship in 2019. Ticktum, 19, finished as runner-up in the FIA European Formula 3 Championship this year behind Mick Schumacher before claiming his second Macau Grand Prix victory last month. The British youngster is still chasing the required Super License…

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Formula 1 – F1: Red Bull Racing extends TAG Heuer partnership, drops engine name deal

Formula 1 – F1: Red Bull Racing extends TAG Heuer partnership, drops engine name deal

Red Bull Racing will retain its ongoing deal with TAG Heuer until at least the end of 2021 but will not use the brand as its engine-naming partner as its joins up with Honda in 2019. After securing backing from TAG Heuer at the start of 2016, with the watch company becoming official engine-naming partner, official…

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Formula 1 – F1: Verstappen could work with stewards for F1 public service days

Formula 1 – F1: Verstappen could work with stewards for F1 public service days

Max Verstappen could be made to work closely with stewards in another motorsport category as part of his Formula 1 ‘public service’, FIA president Jean Todt has suggested. The Red Bull driver was handed the punishment by the FIA for his physical confrontation with Esteban Ocon following their collision at the Brazilian Grand Prix. Verstappen…

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Formula 1 – WATCH: The 2018 Formula 1 season in a hilarious review

Formula 1 – WATCH: The 2018 Formula 1 season in a hilarious review

The 2018 Formula 1 season recently concluded in Abu Dhabi with Lewis Hamilton crowned as the champion for a record fifth time. From Force India almost ceasing to exist and Max Verstappen almost punching Esteban Ocon, Chain Bear F1 takes a look at some of the season-defining moments. Looking back Next year will also see the…

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Formula 1 – Gasly: P9 in F1 2018 not reflective of Toro Rosso’s potential

Formula 1 – Gasly: P9 in F1 2018 not reflective of Toro Rosso’s potential

Pierre Gasly reckons ninth place in the Formula 1 constructors’ championship does not reflect “all the potential” Toro Rosso had during the 2018 season. A switch to Honda power proved promising as the Japanese engine manufacturer made solid gains over the winter following its disastrous McLaren tie-up, with Gasly able to record a brilliant fourth-place…

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