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McLaren heads into the middle phase of the season hopeful it has finally turned a corner with its pit stops and strategy in wake of Lewis Hamilton’s victory in Canada, operations director Simon Roberts has …

20 Jun 2012   |  5:21 pm GMT  |  76 comments
Darren Heath

Mercedes F1 boss Ross Brawn says that there is every reason to believe that the sport will see its eighth different winner this weekend in Valencia, tipping his own driver Michael Schumacher to be a …

20 Jun 2012   |  4:50 pm GMT  |  45 comments

Vijay Mallya has set his Force India team the target of emulating the feats of perennial midfield rivals Sauber and Williams in achieving podium finishes this year so not to be left behind in the …

20 Jun 2012   |  1:25 pm GMT  |  8 comments
Mike Gascoyne; Caterham F1 image

Veteran F1 engineer Mike Gascoyne has said that the FIA needs to impose a budget cap on F1 “for the good of the sport”. As the pressure intensifies for F1 to act on costs by the …

15 Jun 2012   |  11:52 am GMT  |  108 comments
Darren Heath

One of the most stark stories of recent weeks has been the decline in form of Jenson Button, who won the first race of the season but has now fallen to eighth in the driver's …

14 Jun 2012   |  10:30 am GMT  |  192 comments
Darren Heath

After scoring a second podium in seven races, Peter Sauber has hailed the C31 as the best car to have been produced by the technicians at his Hinwil factory. Given that in its BMW days …

13 Jun 2012   |  4:04 pm GMT  |  51 comments

World Champion Sebastian Vettel became the first F1 driver to sample the new Port Imperial circuit this week, which will host the Grand Prix of America next June. Vettel stopped off after Montreal in New York …

13 Jun 2012   |  11:19 am GMT  |  68 comments

There has been a lot of talk in recent weeks about championship leader Lewis Hamilton's next F1 contract, with his long term deal with McLaren due to expire at the end of this season. Hamilton is …

11 Jun 2012   |  9:38 am GMT  |  254 comments

Lewis Hamilton became the seventh different winner in seven Grands Prix this season with a cool headed drive on a day of strategy gambles. It was his third Canadian Grand Prix win and the 18th of …

10 Jun 2012   |  6:48 pm GMT  |  320 comments

McLaren’s MP4-27 retains the underlying pace that it showed right at the start of the season, according to the team’s managing director Jonathan Neale, who believes both Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button will be contention …

07 Jun 2012   |  11:23 am GMT  |  87 comments
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