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The European F1 calendar has been steadily shrinking in recent years as wealthier countries pay for dates in the Middle and Far East, but today Red Bull struck a blow for the beleaguered old contingent …

23 Jul 2013   |  2:49 pm GMT  |  142 comments
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McLaren Electronic Systems (MESL) - a branch of the McLaren Group dedicated to control and data systems - has today received the Queen’s Award for Enterprise, for its outstanding achievement in international trade. The electronics …

23 Jul 2013   |  6:33 am GMT  |  2 comments
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Reigning world champion Sebastian Vettel ended the Silverstone test with the fastest time on the final day, as the three days came to a close. Vettel was the only one of the leading title contenders to …

19 Jul 2013   |  6:01 pm GMT  |  161 comments
Ricciardo XPB

Australian Daniel Ricciardo set the pace on day two of the young driver test at Silverstone, however his fastest time came when driving his regular Toro Rosso car rather than in a Red Bull which …

18 Jul 2013   |  7:19 pm GMT  |  104 comments
Magnussen XPB

McLaren’s Kevin Magnussen set the pace on day one of the so-called young driver test at Silverstone. The 20-year-old completed 100 laps with a best time of 1m33.602s, 0.172 seconds faster than Force India’s Paul di …

17 Jul 2013   |  7:43 pm GMT  |  76 comments
Daniel Ricciardo XPB

Toro Rosso’s Daniel Ricciardo will test for Red Bull at this week’s young driver test at Silverstone, boosting his hopes of landing a race seat with the reigning world champions next season. The three-day Silverstone test, …

16 Jul 2013   |  4:08 pm GMT  |  106 comments
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The Sauber F1 team has announced a deal with Russian Investors which it hopes will safeguard its future in F1. As part of the deal it is also training up Russian driver Sergey Sirotkin, a …

15 Jul 2013   |  12:13 pm GMT  |  100 comments
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Red Bull's preferred method of winning races is to do the damage to the opposition at the start, create a margin and then manage the race from there. But the lap time traces from the …

14 Jul 2013   |  9:48 am GMT  |  83 comments
Webber XPB

World champions Red Bull have changed their pit stop procedure after a loose rear wheel came off Mark Webber’s car in the pit lane during last Sunday’s German Grand Prix and injured an FOM television …

11 Jul 2013   |  6:35 pm GMT  |  90 comments
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There is always some movement of drivers in F1 from one season to another and there is usually one driver who holds everything up. This year the situation is slightly different as the retirement of Mark …

08 Jul 2013   |  4:41 pm GMT  |  268 comments
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