Category Archive: Formula One

May 25

Jenson Button’s F1 return: The reaction

FP1 represents Button’s first chance to drive the McLaren MCL32

Jenson Button’s F1 return: The reactionJenson Button returns to the F1 cockpit this weekend with a surprise one-off appearance at the Monaco Grand Prix at McLaren, deputising for the Indy 500 committed Fernando Alonso. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 25

Sahara Force India launches partnership with SPORTbible

Sahara Force India is pleased to announce a new partnership with SPORTbible

2017-05-25 - Sahara Force India launches partnership with SPORTbibleOne of the fastest-growing sport communities in the digital world, SPORTbible provides news, entertainment and a platform for discussion for thousands of young sport fans from the UK and around the world.   Read the rest of this entry »

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May 24

Ron Dennis thinks McLaren Indy 500 bid is ‘pretty cool’

“Ron is Mr. McLaren in many ways and always will be”

Ron Dennis thinks McLaren Indy 500 bid is ‘pretty cool’McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown has revealed his predecessor Ron Dennis is supportive of the team’s upcoming Indianapolis 500 endeavour, describing his feedback as ‘pretty cool’. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 24

Formula One teams Monaco Grand Prix preview

Monaco Grand Prix Formula One preview

150x80-flagworldf1Today’s report from Formula One teams & drivers in Monaco. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 24

Sahara Force India to wear the Pink Ribbon for Breast Cancer Care

Sahara Force India is pleased to announce the beginning of a multi-year partnership with Breast Cancer Care

Breast Cancer CareThis year the charity is celebrating the 25th anniversary of the famous pink ribbon, the global symbol for breast cancer. The charity’s branded logo together with the pink ribbon will adorn the VJM10 cars of Sergio Perez and Esteban Ocon this weekend, helping to fulfil our shared partnership goal of reaching more people affected by breast cancer faster. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 24

Tales from the paddock – Maro Engel: “In the world’s toughest car race, the level of competition in 2017 is going to be as high as ever”

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoTwo classic events on one weekend: Formula One travels to the Mediterranean for the Monaco Grand Prix, while the Nürburgring hosts its annual 24-hour race. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 23

The Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada reveals its programming at Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve and in the heart of Downtown

Great success foreseen for this Anniversary Edition

2017-05-23Through its President and Chief Executive Officer, Mr. François Dumontier, the FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX DU CANADA unveiled today the key elements of its programming for its 2017 edition.

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May 23

The Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada Informs You

Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2017

2017-04-19 - Win a VIP Monaco Experience with Michael Kors64th edition – 6th round of the 2017 fia formula 1 world championship, 26, 27, and 28 May, 2017. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 23

Renault Sport Formula One Team expresses passion for colour with ixell

Just like Renault Sport, ixell was created in 1976

2017-05-22 - Renault Sport Formula One Team expresses passion for colour with ixellRenault Sport Formula One Team is proud to announce that it has combined forces with Groupe Renault partner ixell, who will become the Official Paint Partner of Renault Sport Formula One Team. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 23

Global icon Stevie Wonder to headline Sunday post-race concert at 2017 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix

The American Sound Track Continues to Rev Up The Entertainment; Unbelievable Turbocharged Weekend of Music & Motorsports

Global icon Stevie Wonder to headline Sunday post-race concert at  2017 Formula 1 United States Grand PrixCircuit of The Americas (COTA) announced today that Stevie Wonder, one of the most iconic musicians in history, will perform at COTA’s SUPER STAGE on Sunday, October 22, following the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix (F1 USGP). Previously announced headliner, Justin Timberlake is set to perform on Saturday, October 21, 2017. Tickets for the F1 USGP are currently available for purchase at www.thecircuit.com. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 22

Mercedes identifies Bottas issue, defect not seen before

“It was painful to lose 15 valuable points with Valtteri retiring from P3”

Mercedes identifies Bottas issue, defect not seen beforeMercedes has discovered a turbo issue was behind Valtteri Bottas’ retirement from the Spanish Grand Prix, a defect that Toto Wolff reveals the team has never encountered before. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 21

Hamilton anticipating ‘close’ Monaco GP fight

“Of course I want to win Monaco but the importance is not the points but the actual win”

Hamilton anticipating ‘close’ Monaco GP fightLewis Hamilton says he will head into the Monaco Grand Prix firmly focused on a third victory around the Principality as he looks to move into the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship lead. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 20

Horner would be ‘highly surprised’ if Mercedes helps Honda

“And Renault and Mercedes? I think the problem element would be Red Bull.”

Horner would be 'highly surprised' if Mercedes helps HondaRed Bull Formula 1 chief Christian Horner would be “highly surprised” if Mercedes helped Honda get up to speed with its power unit for future seasons. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 19

Statement on behalf of Francois Dumontier, President and CEO, Octane Racing Group Inc. Promoter of the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada

 

Conseil des Montréalaises Study

2017:05:15_17:42:03_0055‘’I wish to salute the determination of the mayor of Montréal, Mr. Denis Coderre and I welcome with great satisfaction the initiative announced today in regard to the study of the treatment of women and girls on the Island of Montreal during major events such as the Grand Prix du Canada. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 19

Alonso impressed by Brown’s vision for McLaren

“I think also with Zak the biggest difference is the vision and the approach for the brand”

Alonso impressed by Brown's vision for McLarenFernando Alonso is impressed by Zak Brown’s vision and approach to leading McLaren despite its ongoing Formula 1 struggles, believing the American to be more open to new ideas than predecessor Ron Dennis. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 18

Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada: Grandstand 15 is sold-out

22 days before the first free testing session

2016-06-10-14-40-41-0001At the Formula 1 Grand Prix Du Canada the popular hairpin grandstand 15 is also now sold-out. The FORMULA 1 GRAND PRIX DU CANADA announces today that all seats available in Grandstand 15 at the Hairpin have been sold. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 18

‘It would have looked bad’ – Vergne explains Red Bull 2015 snub

“It was a frustrating situation, definitely.”

‘It would have looked bad’ - Vergne explains Red Bull 2015 snubJean-Eric Vergne has explained the reasons behind Red Bull’s decision to overlook him for a Formula 1 seat in 2015 despite being told he would get a drive if Sebastian Vettel left the team. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 18

Pirelli announces the following compounds for the tenth round of the 2017 Formula One season (July 14 – 16)

Pirelli announces compound choices and mandatory sets for the 2017 British Grand Prix

PirelliEach driver must save for Q3 one set of the softest of the three nominated compounds. This set will be given back to Pirelli after Q3 for those who qualify in the top 10, but the remaining drivers will keep it for the race – as is the case currently.

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May 17

Steiner glad F1 stewards let drivers battle without penalties

“I think it was just a racing accident” – Steiner

Steiner glad F1 stewards let drivers battle without penaltiesHaas Formula 1 chief Günther Steiner was pleased to see the stewards avoid giving out too many penalties during Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix, putting the clash between Kevin Magnussen and Daniil Kvyat down as a racing incident. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 17

Tales from the paddock – Gary Paffett: “150 DTM races is really quite a lot. I am very proud of what I’ve achieved here.” (+videos)

Mercedes-AMG Motorsport in the 2017 season
 
Mercedes-AMG Motorsport logoThe calendar for May is packed with major motorsport events. Formula One returns to Monaco for the prestigious Grand Prix through the streets of the principality. But first, the DTM goes to the Motorsport Festival Lausitzring where it shares the billing with the ‘Super Sports Car League’. Read the rest of this entry »

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