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F1technical 27 May 2018
Ricciardo manages power issue to win Monaco GP
Despite having issues with his Red Bull a long way ahead of the halfway mark of the race, Daniel Ricciardo mastered the conditions and controlled from the front, winning his first Monaco Grand Prix. Sebastian Vettel fini...

F1technical 26 May 2018
Ferrari uses new engine software following rivals’ complaints
Scuderia Ferrari introduced an updated software after rival teams Mercedes and Red Bull accused the Italian team of using more electric energy then permitted. For long weeks, Mercedes and Red Bull were examining Ferrari&...

F1technical 26 May 2018
Ricciardo grabs expected pole for Monaco GP
Daniel Ricciardo did what had to be done as he put his Red Bull RB14 on pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix. Sebastian Vettel was fast enough to put Ferrari on the front row, followed by Championship leader Hamilton ...

F1technical 26 May 2018
FP3: Ricciardo rules, Verstappen crashes
Red Bull Racing were again in a class of their own in final practice at Monaco, with both Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen trading places at the top of the timesheet. Next up is the Ferrari duo of Vettel and Raikkonen...

F1technical 26 May 2018
Technical information – Monaco Grand Prix
The Moving Circus visits the tight and frightening streets of the Principality of Monaco this weekend. The glamorous venue hosts the sixth round of the intense 2018 Formula One Championship....

F1technical 24 May 2018
FP2: Ricciardo distances rivals
Like in the first session, Daniel Ricciardo mastered the streets of Monaco and was fastest in his Red Bull. In fact, he increased the advantage over his competitors, with Verstappen now 2 tenths down, and Vettel in third...

F1technical 24 May 2018
FP1: Red Bull off to a strong start
Having set their targets on pole position this weekend, Red Bull Racing enjoyed a strong start to the Monaco GP weekend. Daniel Ricciardo set the pace, 0.154s faster than his Dutch team mate, Max Verstappen. Championship...

F1technical 23 May 2018
Monaco Grand Prix – Preview
Formula One touches down in its splendid jewel box, Monte Carlo for the Monaco Grand Prix. The venue which has been a fixture on the calendar with the exception of three years will host the sixth round of the 2018 Formul...

F1technical 18 May 2018
We still have power advantage - Mercedes
Mercedes engine chief Andy Cowell insisted that Mercedes is still the field-leading engine manufacturer in Formula One after early races indicated that Ferrari eradicated its disadvantage....

F1technical 16 May 2018
Bottas fastest as Barcelona test comes to an end
On the second and last day of testing at Circuit de Catalunya, Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas was fastest in another very busy day for the team. Antonio Gionivanazzi was second fastest for Ferrari, and topped even more ...

F1technical 16 May 2018
Vettel realistic after post-Spanish GP test
Ferrari’s quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel stressed that Ferrari has to work even harder after the Spanish Grand Prix slump if it wants to return to its early-season commanding form....

F1technical 15 May 2018
Red Bull and Ferrari question the need of new Pirelli tyres
Pirelli changed its 2018 tyres only to cure Mercedes overheating issues. That is the claim of Red Bull’s Dr Helmut Marko after the controversial Spanish Grand which left some teams puzzled in terms of tyres....