1. Formula 1 Track Walk: Exploring Circuit Gilles Villeneuve with Manor Racing

    MONTREAL — The rhythm and routine of each Formula One race weekend is the same, whether the teams find themselves in Melbourne or Monza, Monaco or Montreal...

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  2. B/R Exclusive: Romain Grosjean on Instagram-Filtered F1 and Love for Gene Haas

    MONTREAL — Romain Grosjean has 10 Formula One podium finishes in his career. It is difficult to tell whether we should be impressed by that number, given he hasn't spent a ...

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  3. A Simple Solution to the Problems with Formula 1's Radio Ban

    The biggest story from the European Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, was not Nico Rosberg's win , nor Sergio Perez's unlikely podium; it was the backlash against the FIA's ban on radio messages from teams giving advice to their drivers...

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  4. European Grand Prix Shows Large Gap Remaining from Mercedes to Ferrari, Red Bull

    During preparations for the European Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan, Mercedes executive director Toto Wolff said Ferrari and Red Bull were essentially level with Mercedes' performance...

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  5. Hermann Tilke Interview: F1 Circuit Designer on Baku Track and Handling Critics

    Hermann Tilke has a mixed reputation in Formula One circles. The 61-year-old German engineer has designed every new F1 venue since the Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia was introduced in 1999 and also redesigned several older tracks...

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  6. European Grand Prix 2016 Preview: Start Time, TV Info, Weather, Schedule, Odds

    In a most unlikely grand prix double-header, the Formula One circus is leaving an unseasonably cold and dreary Montreal behind this week and racing halfway around the world for the ...

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  7. Lewis Hamilton Retakes Control of the F1 Season with Canadian Grand Prix Victory

    MONTREAL — Lewis Hamilton had a question when he arrived for his post-qualifying media session at the Canadian Grand Prix ...

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  8. Jackie Stewart Tells B/R How He Brought Formula 1 and Heineken Together

    MONTREAL — Formula One officially announced its long-rumoured Heineken sponsorship deal at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Thursday with a large press conference/party befitting one of the world's largest breweries...

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  9. How Will Alexander Rossi's Indianapolis 500 Victory Affect His Formula 1 Future?

    By now, you've read all about Alexander Rossi's victory at the 100th Indianapolis 500. After a lifetime of trying—and briefly succeeding—to break into Formula One, the ...

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  10. New 2017 Formula 1 Regulations Risk Spoiling the Decreasing Gap Between Teams

    In the third season of Formula One's V6 hybrid engine era, fans are finally being treated to a taste of the long-promised performance convergence between the teams...

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  11. Lewis Hamilton Rekindles Formula 1 Title Fight with Monaco Grand Prix Victory

    In 2015, a pit stop error cost Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton the Monaco Grand Prix . On Sunday , a mistake in the pits by the Red Bull team handed him a victory in the principality...

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  12. Monaco Grand Prix 2016 Preview: Start Time, TV Info, Weather, Schedule, Odds

    After a spectacularly unpredictable Spanish Grand Prix , where Lewis Hamilton took Nico Rosberg out on Lap 1 and Max Verstappen claimed his maiden victory, Formula One heads down the Mediterranean coast to Monaco...

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  13. Rumoured Heineken Deal Good for Formula 1, but Not Necessarily Individual Teams

    The Netherlands is the centre of the Formula One universe this week. First, there was Dutch driver  Max Verstappen's astonishing win in Spain, and now there are rumours that brewing ...

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  14. Mercedes Made the Right Call in Handling of Lewis Hamilton-Nico Rosberg Crash

    The only surprising thing about Lewis Hamilton 's collision with Nico Rosberg at the Spanish Grand Prix is that it did not happen sooner...

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  15. Max Verstappen Living Up to Ayrton Senna Comparisons with Spanish Grand Prix Win

    In the 1990s, there were 10 first-time Formula One grand prix winners. In the 2000s, there were 14. This decade, at least until Sunday, there had only been three: Nico Rosberg, Pastor Maldonado and Daniel Ricciardo...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 4,031 reads 11 comments

  16. Spanish Grand Prix 2016 Preview: Start Time, TV Info, Weather, Schedule, Odds

    For anyone who enjoys the background politics in Formula One, the two weeks between the Russian and Spanish Grands Prix were pure heaven...

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  17. Has the 2016 Formula 1 Season Been Too Predictable?

    The Russian Grand Prix was the fourth race of the 2016 Formula One season, and Nico Rosberg has won them all...

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  18. Why Would Mercedes Have a Conspiracy to Sabotage Lewis Hamilton?

    Lewis Hamilton suffered engine problems in last Sunday's Russian Grand Prix , the second race in a row where a defective energy recovery system (followed by a water-pressure issue in Russia) cost him a chance at victory...

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  19. Daniil Kvyat's Reaction to Sebastian Vettel Incidents Shows Admirable Character

    Daniil Kvyat got an earful from Sebastian Vettel at the end of last month's Chinese Grand Prix. The young Russian dove up the inside of Vettel's Ferrari at the first corner, spooking ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 2,949 reads 4 comments

  20. Russian Grand Prix 2016 Preview: Start Time, TV Info, Weather, Schedule, Odds

    After opening the season in Australia, Bahrain and China, Formula One returns to Europe for the third running of the Russian Grand Prix...

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  21. Are Williams in Danger of Dropping Back into the Formula 1 Midfield?

    Claire Williams , deputy team principal of the Williams Formula One team, told the official F1 website in November 2014, "From where we are now, 2015 should almost be a dress rehearsal for a championship challenge in 2016...

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  22. Unequal Formula 1 Prize Money Distribution Continues to Hurt Smaller Teams

    Formula One brought in nearly $2 billion in 2015, yet unequal revenue distribution is still threatening the future of some teams...

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  23. Does Nico Rosberg's 6-Race Win Streak Prove He Can Beat Lewis Hamilton in 2016?

    It almost seems to be turning into a routine for Nico Rosberg —another race, another win. The Mercedes driver won his sixth straight Formula One race on Sunday at the Chinese ...

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  24. Ferrari Quick in Practice, but Mercedes Are Still the Chinese GP Favourites

    Ferrari 's Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel set the two fastest laps during the second free practice session for the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix . Raikkonen 's lap of one minute, 36...

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  25. Are Ferrari Actually Closing the Gap to Mercedes? What Do the Numbers Tell Us?

    All the talk coming into the 2016 Formula One season was how Ferrari were finally catching up to Mercedes after two years of Silver Arrows domination...

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