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Red Bull were unsure about top 5 finish in 2016

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Red Bull Formula One team have admitted that they feared not even making the top five in the constructors championship, despite easily securing second place with two Grand Prix victories.  Red Bull entered the season on the back foot after messy engine politics with Renault towards the latter stages of the 2015 season, and the […]

Rosberg retires as F1’s best driver, Toto Wolff says

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Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff believes Nico Rosberg is the best driver in Formula One currently, as the 2016 world champion heads for retirement from racing.  Sunday’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix saw Nico Rosberg secure his first ever F1 title, after being beaten by Lewis Hamilton to the title during 2014 and 2015, and shortly after, […]

Vettel could be banned from Brazil GP after radio comments

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Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel could get banned from participating in the Brazilian Grand Prix following Vettel’s radio messages to FIA race director Charlie Whiting during the Mexican Grand Prix.  Vettel who stood on the podium, but later got demoted to fifth place told FIA race director Charlie Whiting to “f**k off” during the latter stages […]

Button sets sights on challenging Ferrari in 2016

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Jenson Button believes McLaren-Honda can challenge Ferrari on-track before the end of the 2016 Formula One season, after McLaren are set to continue development through the latter stages of the 2016 season. McLaren suffered one of their worst ever seasons in F1 last year, after the team failed to make any Q3 appearances, and scored […]

Ferrari has identified its 2016 car’s problems

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After Ferrari failed to beat Mercedes, and even toppled behind Red Bull Racing, Sebastian Vettel has revealed that his team has identified the issues that was holding back the SF-16H.  Ferrari have failed to win a race this year, and this time last year, the Italian manufacturer already had 2 victories under its belt, and […]

Kvyat ‘stopped enjoying F1’ after demotion

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Daniil Kvyat has revealed he stopped enjoying Formula 1 after he was demoted from Red Bull Racing down to Toro Rosso in May, following his high-profile accidents. The Russian driver received huge criticism after he ran into the back of Vettel during the opening lap of the Russian Grand Prix, ruining many drivers races, including […]

The best of team radio from the first half of 2016

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As Formula One approaches half way through the record-breaking 21 races of the 2016 Formula One Season, F1 Hub shortlists the best radio messages exchanged.  15. “Don’t tell me every lap, just tell me every four laps or something.” – Nico Rosberg, Bahrain Grand Prix.  Race leader, Nico Rosberg instructs his team to not keep […]

Toro Rosso “closer” after Verstappen departure

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Toro Rosso driver, Carlos Sainz believes his team have massively improved after Max Verstappen was promoted out of Toro Rosso, and into senior team, Red Bull Racing.  The highly regarded teenager was promoted up to Red Bull prior to the Spanish Grand Prix, when Helmut Marko decided it was time to demote Kvyat to Toro Rosso, […]

Rosberg completes Free Practice hat-trick

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Heading into qualifying full of confidence, Nico Rosberg was again able to replicate his Friday form ahead of Saturday afternoon. The German would be followed closely by team-mate Lewis Hamilton, Daniel Ricciardo, and the two Ferrari’s headed by Kimi Raikkonen. Hamilton would be embroiled in controversy early, after being released out of the Mercedes garage in […]