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Autosport 14 December 2017
Renault F1 team 'must avoid' final round showdowns in future
Renault must avoid putting itself in situations where so much is at stake in the final race of the season in future, claims its Formula 1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul...

Autosport 14 December 2017
Adapting to Honda F1 engine layout a challenge for Toro Rosso
Toro Rosso technical director James Key says the switch from Renault to Honda Formula 1 engines for 2018 is not straightforward because of the way the two power units are designed...

Autosport 14 December 2017
Lowe: Massa should've won F1 Azerbaijan GP without Williams failure
Felipe Massa would have won Formula 1's Azerbaijan Grand Prix if a failure on the damper system had not locked his Williams car's rear suspension solid, according to Paddy Lowe...

Autosport 14 December 2017
Daniel Ricciardo believes he was 'too sensitive' to 2017 F1 cars
Daniel Ricciardo believes qualifying was his weak point during the 2017 Formula 1 season as he failed to match his performance from the previous year...

Autosport 13 December 2017
McLaren Formula 1 team feared Honda would cause a staff exodus
Eric Boullier admits he was concerned staff would leave McLaren when it became clear in pre-season Formula 1 testing that Honda would struggle for third successive year...

Autosport 13 December 2017
Female racers 'disheartened' by Jorda FIA Commission appointment
Leading female racing drivers have called the appointment of former Lotus Formula 1 development driver Carmen Jorda to the FIA's Women in Motorsport Commission "incredibly disheartening" and "a backwards step"...

Autosport 13 December 2017
Force India has better understanding of '18 F1 car than ever before
Force India goes into next season with greater understanding of its new car than ever before thanks to work done during the 2017 Formula 1 season...

Autosport 13 December 2017
Grand Prix Drivers' Association gets 100% F1 driver membership
The Grand Prix Drivers' Association says it has achieved unity for the first time in recent history with 100% membership among Formula 1 drivers...

Autosport 13 December 2017
Lewis Hamilton hopes Fernando Alonso is in 2018 F1 title fight
Lewis Hamilton hopes his former team McLaren and Fernando Alonso are contenders for the 2018 Formula 1 world championship after their switch from Honda to Renault power...

Autosport 12 December 2017
'Exceptional' Pascal Wehrlein deserves to stay in Formula 1 - Wolff
Pascal Wehrlein has delivered "exceptional" performances and deserves a place in Formula 1, according to Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff...

Autosport 12 December 2017
End of McLaren Formula 1 project a 'relief' - Honda
Former Honda Formula 1 chief Yusuke Hasegawa says it is a relief his firm's troubled partnership with McLaren is over...

Autosport 12 December 2017
Toro Rosso's Brendon Hartley 'crumbled' when he first had F1 shot
Toro Rosso Formula 1 driver Brendon Hartley admits he "crumbled" when he had his first shot at Formula 1 with Red Bull...