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Can F1 teammates be real mates? Why not, say McLaren drivers

History suggests that when drivers are fighting for race wins and championships, and enjoy equal status in the same competitive cars, then real friendship is often the first casualty.

Jul 19, 2019, 09:39 AM IST

New McLaren a step forward in every aspect, says Fernando Alonso

The 37-year-old Spaniard last drove a Formula One car in November but he was at the Bahrain circuit in a tyre testing role as well as to get a feel for the new car and provide feedback.

Apr 03, 2019, 17:40 PM IST

Australian GP qualifying: Lando Norris thrilled after solid debut

Britain`s youngest F1 driver claimed the eighth spot on the grid for Sunday`s race.

Mar 17, 2019, 09:48 AM IST

Formula 1 rookie George Russell still smiling despite poor qualifying session in Australia

Kubica, preparing for his first grand prix since 2010 as part of an amazing comeback from partially severing his right forearm in a 2011 rally crash, suffered a puncture on his last flying lap.

Mar 17, 2019, 07:26 AM IST

Lando Norris committed to McLaren as Toro Rosso make an approach

Formula One reserve driver Lando Norris expressed his commitment to McLaren on Wednesday after reports that Red Bull-owned Toro Rosso wanted to draft him in as a replacement for New Zealander Brendon Hartley.

Jun 07, 2018, 10:59 AM IST

F1 driver Carlos Sainz tunes out talk of Red Bull move

Weeks after joining the Renault racing team, Formula 1 driver Carlos Sainz said here that he is paying no attention to speculation about a possible move to Red Bull for the 2019 season.

Nov 09, 2017, 13:25 PM IST

Red Bull to give Daniel Ricciardo time to decide his F1 future

Team boss Christian Horner told reporters at the Mexican Grand Prix that he wanted the Australian to stay alongside Dutch 20-year-old Max Verstappen, who has a long-term contract.

Oct 31, 2017, 10:48 AM IST

Australian GP: Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton on pole as new-look format flops

World champion Lewis Hamilton scorched to his 50th career pole position at the Australian Grand Prix on Saturday as Formula One`s new-look qualifying format fizzled out in an embarrassing anti-climax.

Mar 19, 2016, 15:35 PM IST

Russian Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg beats Lewis Hamilton to claim pole in Sochi

Nico Rosberg overshadowed his Mercedes team-mate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton to claim pole position for the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday.

Oct 10, 2015, 21:18 PM IST

Russian Grand Prix: Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz survives nasty crash in FP3

Formula One driver Carlos Sainz survived a heavy crash during final practice session at the Russian Grand Prix on Saturday.

Oct 10, 2015, 16:35 PM IST

Rebel Max Verstappen avoids `kick in the nuts`

Teenage Formula One sensation Max Verstappen explained his petulant outburst in Singapore last week by saying his dad would have given him a "kick in the nuts" if he had meekly obeyed team orders.

Sep 25, 2015, 13:07 PM IST

Max Verstappen cleared in team orders row

Toro Rosso gave teenager Max Verstappen the all-clear on Sunday after he angrily refused orders to let team-mate Carlos Sainz overtake him at the Singapore Grand Prix.

Sep 20, 2015, 23:40 PM IST

Daniel Ricciardo `banging head against a wall`

One year after celebrating his maiden victory in Montreal Daniel Ricciardo admitted Sunday that he feels he is "banging his head against a wall" after finishing 13th in the Canadian Grand Prix.

Jun 08, 2015, 08:43 AM IST

Carlos Sainz to start from Monaco pit-lane

Impressive young Spanish driver Carlos Sainz will start Sunday`s Monaco Grand Prix from the pit-lane in his Toro Rosso after being given a penalty after qualifying on Saturday.

May 23, 2015, 20:44 PM IST

Spanish Grand Prix: Nico Rosberg on pole ahead of Lewis Hamilton

Nico Rosberg ended his Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton`s run of domination in qualifying this season when he secured his first pole position of the year in Saturday`s qualifying session for Sunday`s Spanish Grand Prix.

May 09, 2015, 19:18 PM IST

Spanish GP: Nico Rosberg pips Lewis Hamilton in 1st practice

Nico Rosberg boosted his morale by keeping Mercedes team mate and championship leader Lewis Hamilton off the top of the timesheets in first practice for the Spanish Grand Prix on Friday.

May 08, 2015, 17:11 PM IST

Rookies impress at Australian Grand Prix qualifying

The three rookie drivers who took part in qualifying for the Formula One season-opening Australian Grand Prix all enjoyed successful debuts on Saturday, safely booking spots in the middle of the pack at Albert Park.

Mar 14, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

Australian Grand Prix: Mercedes quickest in opening practice

Mercedes started the new Formula One season as they left off on Friday as Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton timed quickest in opening free practice for the Australian Grand Prix.

Mar 13, 2015, 10:49 AM IST

Carlos Sainz eager to be in the picture

Carlos Sainz will be as disappointed as any Formula One fan that Fernando Alonso will be absent from next week`s Australian season-opener.

Mar 05, 2015, 10:59 AM IST

Toro Rosso aim for high five with new car

Toro Rosso unveiled their 2015 car on Saturday and set their rookie drivers, including Formula One`s youngest ever racer Max Verstappen, an ambitious target of fifth place in the constructors` championship.

Jan 31, 2015, 23:56 PM IST