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Red Bull made to pay for appeal costs
Red Bull has been told to pay full costs from its failed Formula 1 appeal hearing over Daniel Ricciardo's Australian Grand Prix disqualification.
Friday 18 April 2014

Ricciardo 'could challenge' Mercedes
McLaren's Jenson Button believes Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo is the only man who has a shot at beating Mercedes in the Chinese Grand Prix.
Friday 18 April 2014

Big teams not blind to cost struggles
Formula 1's big teams are not blind to the financial struggles the smaller outfits are facing, insists Red Bull boss Christian Horner.
Friday 18 April 2014

Ricciardo sure Red Bull closing the gap
Daniel Ricciardo says Red Bull's long-run form, allied to a step forward from Renault, has left him in no doubt that the gap to Formula 1 pacesetter Mercedes is decreasing.
Friday 18 April 2014

Mattiacci thought job offer was a joke
Ferrari team principal Marco Mattiacci thought an initial approach to take the job last week was an April Fool's joke.
Friday 18 April 2014

Force India not as fast as in Bahrain
Sergio Perez does not expect Force India to be as competitive in the Chinese Grand Prix as it was last time out in Bahrain, after struggling in free practice
Friday 18 April 2014

Friday's press conference - China
Friday's press conference - China
Friday 18 April 2014

New Ferrari boss not giving up on title
Ferrari's new team boss Marco Mattiacci says it is too early for the Italian squad to give up on this year's Formula 1 championship, despite the gap to the leading teams.
Friday 18 April 2014

Maldonado takes blame for crash
Pastor Maldonado has taken responsibility for his crash at the pit entry during free practice for the Chinese Grand Prix.
Friday 18 April 2014

Hamilton recovers to lead practice two
Lewis Hamilton bounced back from a late start to top Friday's second free practice session for the Chinese Grand Prix
Friday 18 April 2014

Sauber: big teams have cost-cut duty
Formula 1's big teams should stand up for the smaller outfits in the fight to keep a lid on costs, claims Sauber team principal Monisha Kaltenborn
Friday 18 April 2014

Alonso quickest in first China session
Fernando Alonso set the early pace for the Ferrari Formula 1 team in the opening practice session for this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix
Friday 18 April 2014

F1 drivers won't strike over pay issues
Formula 1 drivers are in talks to find a collective way to resolve pay disputes with teams, but will not strike over the issue
Thursday 17 April 2014

Maldonado: penalties will ruin racing
Pastor Maldonado fears that Formula 1 drivers could get too scared to battle hard wheel-to-wheel if the FIA continues to hand out penalties for racing incidents
Thursday 17 April 2014

Magnussen finds F1 pack racing tough
Kevin Magnussen says he is finding it difficult to race further down the order in Formula 1, having been a frontrunner during his junior single-seater career
Thursday 17 April 2014

Red Bull will accept sensors' data
Red Bull boss Christian Horner says his outfit has no choice but to take Formula 1's fuel sensor readings as gospel from now on - even if it thinks they are wrong
Thursday 17 April 2014

Vettel: upgrades won't close whole gap
Sebastian Vettel expects a step forward from the Red Bull Formula 1 team in this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, but accepts Mercedes is out of reach
Thursday 17 April 2014

Button: experiment led to failures
Jenson Button has revealed an experimental set-up caused the clutch issue that wrecked the McLaren Formula 1 team's Bahrain Grand Prix
Thursday 17 April 2014

Rosberg seeks to clear air with Hamilton
Nico Rosberg says he and Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton plan 'clear the air' talks to ensure their fierce Bahrain Grand Prix lead battle did not leave any animosity.
Thursday 17 April 2014

Raikkonen surprised by Domenicali exit
Kimi Raikkonen has admitted Stefano Domenicali's departure from the Ferrari Formula 1 team took him by surprise, though he does not think it will disrupt the squad.
Thursday 17 April 2014