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F1technical 27 March 2017
Marchionne urges Ferrari to stay focused
Ferrari and FIAT President Sergio Marchionne hailed the resurgence of his team and praised the job done over the winter which propelled Ferrari to score its first race win after a one and half year-long winless period....

F1technical 26 March 2017
Alonso enjoys the new F1, but urges Honda to improve
Fernando Alonso praised the new technical regulation of Formula One and stressed that Pirelli's new wider and much durable tyres allow the drivers to push very hard and for a long period. However, the Spaniard was l...

F1technical 26 March 2017
Vettel takes Australian GP victory for Ferrari
Sebastian Vettel has confirmed Ferrari's strong pre-season pace by taking victory at the Australian Grand Prix, the inaugural race of the 2017 Formula One Championship. Lewis Hamilton finished second as Valtteri Bot...

F1technical 25 March 2017
Vettel hails Ferrari's striking efforts
Ferrari's quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel praised the job his team did over the winter. The German hailed especially the rethought way the Italian manufacturer was able to work together for the last months...

F1technical 25 March 2017
Finishing will be hard - Alonso
Fernando Alonso has admitted that on the back of a host of reliability issues, it may be difficult for his team to get either car at the finish. While reliability improvements were obvious in free practice, the team has ...

F1technical 25 March 2017
Grosjean secures best ever starting position for Haas
Haas F1 Team drivers Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen qualified sixth and 17th, respectively, for the Australian Grand Prix Sunday at the Albert Park Circuit in Melbourne. Grosjean’s performance gave Haas F1 Team its ...

F1technical 25 March 2017
Hamilton grabs pole, Vettel to start second
Lewis Hamilton took an expected pole position for him and the Mercedes AMG F1 team at Albert Park, Melbourne, Australia. He will be joined by the Ferrari of Sebastian Vettel on tomorrow's front row on the grid, with...

F1technical 25 March 2017
Vettel seizes the advantage in FP3
Sebastian Vettel was fastest in the final free practice session at Melbourne, lapping an impressive half a second faster than either Mercedes and putting an alert up for qualifying later today. The German's 1:23.380...

F1technical 24 March 2017
McLaren upbeat with reliability as Honda prepare updates
McLaren-Honda kicked off the 2017 F1 Championship with a relatively trouble-free first day’s practice for the Australian Grand Prix. The team spent the first session focusing on capturing aero data, fitting large aero ra...

F1technical 24 March 2017
Red Bull aims to fight Ferrari at Melbourne
Following the first two practice session of the season, Red Bull Racing claims they find themselves where they expected to be. The team believes they are lagging behind both Mercedes and Ferrari currently, but hope this ...

F1technical 24 March 2017
Hamilton stays ahead in second Friday practice
Lewis Hamilton remained in charge in the second 90-minute free practice session of the Australian Grand Prix weekend. As today's running came to an end, he edged Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel by more than half a s...

F1technical 24 March 2017
Hamilton leads Mercedes 1-2 at Melbourne
Formula One kicked off where it left off last season with Mercedes at the top of the timesheets. Lewis Hamilton was clearly fastest in the first session of the year, half a second ahead of new team mate Valtteri Bottas. ...