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Gurney’s first F1 teammate, Tony Brooks, pays tribute to his friend

Brooks had two Formula 1 seasons under his belt when he signed with Ferrari for 1959, a year in which he would finish second in the World Championship. He was soon joined by F1 rookie Gurney, who had won the 12 Hours of Sebring for the Italian marque i

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Why Kubica's F1 racing return was put on hold

It all started with a harmless conversation. Williams was evaluating its driver options for 2018 and Robert Kubica wanted to find out whether he still had the ability to drive a Formula 1 car at a high level, after sustaining life-threatening injuries in

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Robert Kubica misses out on F1 comeback after Williams announce Sergey Sirotkin as new driver

Kubica has not competed in F1 for more than seven years following a life-threatening rally crash in 2010

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Toro Rosso set for aero department reshuffle after key exit

Gilhome joined the Faenza-based outfit in July 2013, having previously also worked as principal aerodynamicist at Mercedes and group leader of aerodynamics at BMW Sauber.The Australian worked closely with technical director James Key in developing the tea

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F1 to present vision of future to race promoters

Since completing its takeover of 1 in January last year, Liberty Media has held discussions with all the stakeholders and conducted its own research as part of plans to reshape the championship.It will now present its findings and plans for the future dur

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Ferrari settles on new race engineer for Raikkonen

With Greenwood leaving the Maranello-based outfit to join Manor in the World Endurance Championship, Ferrari has spent the last few weeks working out how best to restructure things.Although there has been no official confirmation of its plans yet, Motorsp

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Williams confirm Russian driver Sergey Sirotkin will partner Lance Stroll for next F1 season

WILLIAMS have confirmed that Russian driver Sergey Sirotkin will partner Lance Stroll this season. Sirotkin, 22, will bring in a financial package of around £15million to the Grove-based F1 team after agreeing a two-year deal. Williams have also announ

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Williams's driver call exposes its flagging revival

Williams says it does not compete in Formula 1 merely to make up the numbers. Of course, there is little point participating in professional sport if you are not 'in it to win it', as they say, but although Williams has not won a world championship for 20

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Kubica: Williams role "important step" towards F1 race return

The Pole was the early frontrunner to get a race seat alongside Lance Stroll but after he and Sergey Sirotkin tested in Abu Dhabi, the latter emerged as the favourite.When it became clear Sirotkin would get the seat, Kubica and his team switched focus and

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Kubica named Williams' reserve driver

Kubica was the early frontunner to get the race seat alongside Lance Stroll but ultimately lost out to Sergey Sirotkin.The two drivers tested for Williams in Abu Dhabi last year, with Sirotkin clearly proving he was the quickest of the two.When it beca

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Williams announces Sirotkin as Stroll's teammate

Robert Kubica was the early favourite to get the seat vacated by Felipe Massa, but dropped out of the running following Siroktin's impressive showing at the end-of-season Pirelli test at Abu Dhabi.Williams said throughout the process that its driver decis

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F1 team contract talks can't become destructive - Brown

Each team has an individual bilateral contract with Formula One Management tying it to the championship and these expire at the end of 2020.Ferrari's includes the right to veto regulations as well as a stipulation it will receive a long standing payment a

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Perez: 2018 crucial for top F1 team hopes

Perez's future in F1 was threatened after a difficult year with McLaren in 2013, but he has since rebuilt his reputation with Force India during the last four years.Perez finished best of the rest in seventh in the 2017 drivers' championship, 68 points ad

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How a YouTube video helped Hamilton to his new high

You may choose to criticise Lewis Hamilton for his off-track lifestyle. You could troll him for his (now erased) social media antics. Or you might question some of his fashion choices. But if there is one area where you would really struggle to knock him,

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Formula 1 "still nowhere" with social media

Last week, F1 reported it had 11.9m followers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube, which represents a rise of 54.9 percent on 2016.The championship made a big push with its social media and digital platforms last season, relaxing some of the restr

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Kubica deserves another F1 shot, says Pirelli

Kubica participated in Pirelli's post Abu Dhabi Grand Prix tyre test in November, as Williams evaluated whether to offer Kubica the chance to return to racing in F1 for the first time since the Pole suffered life-changing injuries in a 2011 rally accident

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Tribute to Dan Gurney, 1931-2018

Perhaps Dan Gurney will always be most famous for winning the 1967 Formula 1 Belgian Grand Prix in the exquisite Eagle-Weslake, a car of his own creation. But his engineering acumen, his quest for innovative solutions, his can-do attitude and his constant

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Budget cap alone won't solve F1's high costs - Todt

Although a defined limit on team spending is being pursued by F1’s owners as a key change for the future, Todt believes it would be a mistake to rely on it exclusively as a means of controlling expenditure.He thinks that a cost cap must go hand-in-

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Video: Billy Monger meets Nigel Mansell at ASI 2018

Monger, who had one leg amputated above the knee and the other below after a British F4 crash at Donington last year, is performing as a stunt driver all weekend in the Live Action Arena at the show.The teenager, who is targeting a return to single-sea

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Kubica in talks for Williams support role for 2018

Sergey Sirotkin is the favourite to get the race drive alongside Lance Stroll, having fended off competition from Kubica, Daniil Kvyat, Paul di Resta and Pascal Wehrlein. Williams has insisted throughout the process that its decision on the driver to p

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Red Bull's junior programme has "softened" - Webber

Though Webber's junior career was not Red Bull supported, he joined its F1 team from Williams in 2007 and stayed for seven years.Webber said Red Bull had contacted him for advice on his former Porsche LMP1 teammate Brendon Hartley before recalling the Kiw

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How Verstappen became Hamilton's biggest threat

Of all the current drivers on the Formula 1 grid, you can bet Lewis Hamilton is most wary of Max Verstappen. At the end of last season, when asked about the drivers he would most need to watch if all had roughly equal cars, Hamilton confirmed the names of

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Why is Mercedes' 'exceptional' talent on the F1 scrapheap?

When Pascal Wehrlein signed for Sauber ahead of last season, there was a feeling it was an underwhelming move for the Mercedes protege.He had delivered in every category, winning the ADAC Formel Masters title, becoming a European Formula 3 race winner and

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Pirelli says F1 tyre war would damage competition

Pirelli has been F1's sole tyre supplier since it returned to the championship in 2011 and has a deal that runs up until the end of '19.The last time F1 had more than on tyre supplier was in 2006, which was the final season of Michelin and Bridgestone's r

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Formula 1 evaluating changes to grid formation

Former Williams chief technical officer Symonds joined the team of specialists working under new F1 sporting boss Ross Brawn last year to help define F1's future direction.Speaking at the MIA's Entertainment & Energy-Efficient Motorsport Conference, Symon

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Cosworth "unlikely" to return to F1 as independent supplier

The British company is involved in the discussions for reshaping the engine rules that it's hoped will be drafted by the end of the year, and is keen to race in F1 if possible.But this would require investment either from a manufacturer or sponsor to make

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