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Autosport 20 January 2017
Formula 1 should have eRaces, Toro Rosso boss Tost believes
Formula 1 should introduce eRaces on the Sunday morning of grand prix weekends, Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost believes...

Autosport 20 January 2017
Pastor Maldonado hoped for F1 return after Nico Rosberg retirement
Pastor Maldonado hoped the Formula 1 driver market shuffle caused by Nico Rosberg's retirement would open up a chance for him to get back on the grid in 2017...

Autosport 20 January 2017
Haas Formula 1 driver Magnussen surprised by bad reputation
Haas recruit Kevin Magnussen says his former Formula 1 teams have never given him negative feedback about his work ethic...

Autosport 19 January 2017
Hulkenberg's Renault F1 move for 2017 stunned Perez
Sergio Perez admits he was "stunned" when he found out Nico Hulkenberg was leaving Force India to join rival Formula 1 outfit Renault for 2017...

Autosport 19 January 2017
Mercedes F1 team signs George Russell to its junior programme
Mercedes has added 2014 McLaren Autosport BRDC Award winner George Russell to its junior programme, alongside Formula 1 drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Esteban Ocon...

Autosport 19 January 2017
Williams F1 team felt bad asking Felipe Massa to come back
Claire Williams admits she felt bad about asking Felipe Massa to reverse his decision to retire from Formula 1 so he could replace Mercedes-bound Valtteri Bottas...

Autosport 19 January 2017
Honda F1 engine made great progress in 2016 - Renault
Honda did "a great job" with the progress it made during its second season back in Formula 1, according to Renault chief technical officer Bob Bell...

Autosport 18 January 2017
F1 takeover by Liberty Media approved by FIA World Motor Sport Council
Liberty Media's purchase of Formula 1 has received unanimous approval from members of the FIA World Motor Sport Council, paving the way for the deal to be completed...

Autosport 18 January 2017
Pirelli granted extra F1 pre-season wet weather test
Pirelli has been granted permission to carry out an extra Formula 1 pre-season wet weather test this year, to help its preparations for the new campaign...

Autosport 18 January 2017
Mercedes keeping 2018 F1 options open with Valtteri Bottas deal
Valtteri Bottas only has a one-year guarantee with the Mercedes Formula 1 team because it wants to keep options open for 2018 when big names are available, says Toto Wolff...

Autosport 18 January 2017
F1 halo alternatives still 'on the table' - FIA
The FIA has not written off the idea of an alternative cockpit protection design to the heavily-tested halo being introduced in Formula 1...

Autosport 18 January 2017
2017 McLaren F1 livery expected to feature revamped colour scheme
McLaren is set for a major Formula 1 livery revamp this year, amid mounting suggestions its new car will incorporate its iconic orange branding...