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Formula 1 – Barcelona F1 Test 1 Times – Monday 4PM | Crash

Formula 1 – Barcelona F1 Test 1 Times – Monday 4PM | Crash

Current lap time results [4pm] for day one of the first Formula 1 pre-season test at Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona, Spain. Follow live text commentary of F1 pre-season testing Williams missing the first day of pre-season testing. 1. Sebastian Vettel GER Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow SF90 1m 18.161s 122 laps 2. Kimi Raikkonen FIN Alfa…

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Formula 1 – Honda has delivered on ‘all expectations’ for F1 engine, says Tost

Formula 1 – Honda has delivered on ‘all expectations’ for F1 engine, says Tost

Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost is encouraged by the gains made by Formula 1 engine supplier Honda heading into 2019, adding the Japanese manufacturer has “delivered on all expectations”.  The Faenza squad enters its second year of its engine tie-up with Honda this year, having finished ninth in the 2018 constructors’ championship in its first…

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Formula 1 – Formula 1 Barcelona Pre-Season Test 1 – Driver Line-Ups

Formula 1 – Formula 1 Barcelona Pre-Season Test 1 – Driver Line-Ups

Pre-season testing ahead of the new Formula 1 season kicks off on Monday at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, with all 10 teams set to be in action across the first week of running. The test running will see the official debuts for a number of drivers with new teams, as well as giving the field…

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Formula 1 – VIDEO: Red Bull Honda on track at Silverstone | Video

Formula 1 – VIDEO: Red Bull Honda on track at Silverstone | Video

Red Bull Honda completes a shakedown run with its new RB15, the team’s first Honda-powered car, with Max Verstappen at the wheel at Silverstone.  Red Bull launched a “one-off” red and blue livery to celebrate its new partnership with Honda.  Related Articles Verstappen notched up laps on Silverstone’s National circuit, while F1 rivals Mercedes also…

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Formula 1 – 1st run in Honda-powered Red Bull F1 car left Verstappen “smiling”

Formula 1 – 1st run in Honda-powered Red Bull F1 car left Verstappen “smiling”

Max Verstappen says a “very positive” first run in Red Bull’s Honda-powered 2019 Formula 1 car left him “smiling”.  Red Bull revealed its first-ever F1 car to be powered by a Honda power unit – the RB15 – on Wednesday and conducted an initial shakedown test on the same day at Silverstone.  Verstappen got behind…

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Formula 1 – Red Bull unveils its 1st-ever Honda-powered F1 car for 2019 season

Formula 1 – Red Bull unveils its 1st-ever Honda-powered F1 car for 2019 season

Red Bull has launched its first-ever Formula 1 car to be powered by Honda ahead of the 2019 season, featuring a dramatic “special edition” livery.  The quadruple world champions took the wraps off its RB15 on a day that will feature three F1 team launches, with Mercedes and the rebranded Racing Point squad also unveiling their respective cars…

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Formula 1 – F1 Gossip: Baku crash played role in Ricciardo’s Red Bull exit

Formula 1 – F1 Gossip: Baku crash played role in Ricciardo’s Red Bull exit

– Daniel Ricciardo has cited his Baku collision with former teammate Max Verstappen  as one of the “little pieces” that helped him make his decision to quit Red Bull for Renault (BBC) – Meanwhile Renault’s late completion of its 2019 F1 car is threatening to jeopardise its shakedown test plans (RaceFans)  – The European Union’s…

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Formula 1 – Daniel Ricciardo will ‘annoy’ Renault with 2019 F1 car feedback

Formula 1 – Daniel Ricciardo will ‘annoy’ Renault with 2019 F1 car feedback

Daniel Ricciardo reckons he will “annoy” his new Renault Formula 1 team by giving the engineers and designers “plenty of work to do” with his feedback of its 2019 car.  The Australian has joined midfield leaders Renault after ending his tenure at Red Bull and said at the launch of its latest F1 challenger –…

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Formula 1 – F1 car launches 2019 – gallery and full info

Formula 1 – F1 car launches 2019 – gallery and full info

A round-up and gallery of all the 2019 car launches ahead of the new season. Pre-season testing begins in Barcelona on February 18. View all the key dates of the upcoming season here. Yet to launch: Mercedes, Red Bull, Racing Point (Wednesday), McLaren (Thursday), Ferrari (Friday), Alfa Romeo (Monday). Renault 2019 driver line-up: Daniel Ricciardo,…

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MotoGP – ‘All in’ – KTM, Red Bull launch 2019 MotoGP campaign

MotoGP – ‘All in’ – KTM, Red Bull launch 2019 MotoGP campaign

Red Bull and KTM have presented the 2019 colours for the factory MotoGP team and new satellite Tech3 machines, during a ceremony in Mattighofen, Austria. In total, five different projects were in attendance, with Tech3 also switching its Moto2 team to the KTM chassis, while Ajo continues to run the Red Bull KTM Moto2 and…

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Formula 1 – Gasly: Verstappen most talented F1 driver on 2019 grid

Formula 1 – Gasly: Verstappen most talented F1 driver on 2019 grid

Pierre Gasly rates new Red Bull teammate Max Verstappen as “probably the most talented” driver on the current Formula 1 grid and feels the pair share a mutual respect with each other. The French driver steps up to Red Bull for 2019 after just one season at Toro Rosso, bringing with him a key year…

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Formula 1 – Daniel Ricciardo: 2018 F1 struggles made me a more mature person

Formula 1 – Daniel Ricciardo: 2018 F1 struggles made me a more mature person

Daniel Ricciardo feels he will be “a more mature person” in Formula 1 this year as a result of his challenging 2018 campaign with Red Bull. Ricciardo shocked the F1 world by announcing his exit from Red Bull after five seasons last August, opting to sign with Renault on a two-year deal from 2019. The…

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MotoGP – KTM, Red Bull launch 2019 MotoGP campaign | News

MotoGP – KTM, Red Bull launch 2019 MotoGP campaign | News

Red Bull and KTM have presented the 2019 colours for the factory MotoGP team and new satellite Tech3 machines, during a ceremony in Mattighofen, Austria. In total, five different projects were in attendance, with Tech3 also switching its Moto2 team to the KTM chassis, while Ajo continues to run the Red Bull KTM Moto2 and…

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Formula 1 – Tost: Kvyat deserves F1 return after ‘living through a difficult time’

Formula 1 – Tost: Kvyat deserves F1 return after ‘living through a difficult time’

Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says Daniil Kvyat deserves his latest chance to impress in Formula 1 after living “through a difficult time” having previously been dropped by the team. The Russian has made a surprise return to the sport for 2019 after Daniel Ricciardo’s bombshell move to Renault forced Red Bull to promote Pierre Gasly…

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Formula 1 – Daniil Kvyat’s manager says 2019 is his last chance to succeed in Formula 1

Formula 1 – Daniil Kvyat’s manager says 2019 is his last chance to succeed in Formula 1

Daniil Kvyat is getting his final chance to succeed in Formula 1. That is the view of the Russian’s new manager Nicolas Todt. Getting a second chance After being dropped by the Red Bull programme after stints at Toro Rosso and Red Bull Racing, Kvyat spent 2018 as a Ferrari simulator driver. READ: Daniil Kvyat does…

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Formula 1 – Toro Rosso reveals 2019 F1 challenger in online launch

Formula 1 – Toro Rosso reveals 2019 F1 challenger in online launch

Toro Rosso has become the second Formula 1 team to launch its 2019 car ahead of the new season.  The Faenza squad’s latest challenger – the STR14 – features a similar blue and red colour scheme to the last two years.  It also provided the latest look at the new aerodynamic regulations coming into force…

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Formula 1 – Toro Rosso to benefit from closer ‘synergy’ with Red Bull in F1 2019

Formula 1 – Toro Rosso to benefit from closer ‘synergy’ with Red Bull in F1 2019

Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says his Formula 1 team expects to make a “step in performance” from its closer ties with Red Bull in 2019.  Both teams race under the Red Bull umbrella and have enjoyed a far-reaching partnership for a number of years, with Toro Rosso primarily acting as Red Bull’s junior team…

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Formula 1 – Honda F1 chief tweaks role in new Red Bull, Toro Rosso structure

Formula 1 – Honda F1 chief tweaks role in new Red Bull, Toro Rosso structure

Honda F1 technical director Toyoharu Tanabe has his role tweaked ahead of providing power units to both Red Bull and Toro Rosso for 2019 with a chief engineer reporting to him from each team. Since Honda’s return to F1 in 2015, initially with McLaren before the switch to Toro Rosso last year, the Japanese engine…

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