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Williams name Kubica as reserve driver – seven years after serious crash

Robert Kubica has taken a significant step towards his ambition of making a return to Formula 1 with a role as reserve driver at Williams in 2018. The Pole, 33, has not raced in F1 since suffering life-changing injuries in ...

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Formula 1 gossip: FIA president Todt wants new rules on costs

Monday, 15 January FIA president Jean Todt says a budget cap alone will not solve the problem of rising costs in Formula One. (Motorsport) F1 bosses Liberty Media could face legal action from 3M, the makers of Scotch Tape and ...

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Dan Gurney: Pioneering F1 driver dies aged 86

Dan Gurney, one of the greatest Formula 1 drivers of the 1960s and a towering figure in motorsport, has died aged 86. The American was the first to spray champagne on the podium, and the first to wear a full-face ...

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Dan Gurney: Pioneering F1 driver dies aged 86

Dan Gurney, one of the greatest Formula 1 drivers of the 1960s and a towering figure in motorsport, has died aged 86. The American was the first to spray champagne on the podium, and the first to wear a full-face ...

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Daniil Kvyat: Red Bull reject joins Ferrari as development driver

Red Bull reject Daniil Kvyat has been signed by Ferrari as their development driver. The 23-year-old Russian’s role will primarily involve work in the Italian team’s simulator. There are no plans for Kvyat to test the car on track. Kvyat, ...

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Formula 1 boss keen on staging race in Danish capital Copenhagen by 2020

Formula 1 boss Chase Carey has backed plans for a new race in the Danish capital Copenhagen. Carey discussed the proposal, aimed at holding a race by 2020, with the city’s mayor and Denmark’s business minister on a visit to ...

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Monger training as stunt driver

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Having his legs amputated below the knee hasn’t stopped Billy Monger getting back in the driving seat. BBC Sport – Formula 1

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Gossip: Gasly hopes his breakthrough encourages others

Monday, 8 January Toro Rosso driver Pierre Gasly says his Formula 1 breakthrough should encourage young drivers by showing it is not “all about money”. (Autosport) Red Bull technical chief Adrian Newey has detailed how Ferrari tried to hire him ...

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Formula 1: Williams finalising Sergey Sirotkin 2018 drive

Williams are close to signing Sergey Sirotkin as the final piece of the 2018 grid falls into place. The team are finalising a contract with the 22-year-old, who established his credentials in a test in Abu Dhabi after the end ...

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Formula 1 gossip: Massa, Button, Renault, Haas

Monday, 1 January Williams performance chief Rob Smedley says Felipe Massa chose to leave F1 at the best possible time, and finished his career on a high. (Autosport) Renault boss Cyril Abiteboul admits the team ‘played with fire’ by pushing ...

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