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Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Austin FP2: Hamilton tops as Vettel struggles
After ending quickest in the morning FP1 session, Mercedes driver and Formula 1 championship leader Lewis Hamilton topped the timing screens at the end of the second free practice session of the United States Grand Prix ...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Non-alcoholic beer sponsor follows Sainz to Renault
Press Release: Renault Sport Formula One Team is pleased to welcome Estrella Galicia 0,0, the flagship non-alcoholic beer brand of Hijos de Rivera, to the team from this weekendís United States Grand Prix. The Spanish be...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Williams in hot water after missing tyre return deadline
Race stewards have handed Williams a reprimand and a suspended fine for contravening tyre regulations during the first free practice session of the United States Grand Prix weekend at Circuit of the Americas. Teams must ...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
F1 welcomes Hartley with 25 place grid penalty
Formula 1’s latest rookie Brendon Hartley collected a grid penalty before he had even stepped into his car for his debut at the United States Grand Prix on Friday. The 27-year-old, taking the place of Frenchman Pie...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Austin FP1: Hamilton from Vettel in tricky conditions
The first free practice session of the United States Grand Prix weekend got going with drizzle and dark clouds over Circuit of the Americas, the track dried up but remained slippery and in the end it was the two title co...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Verstappen extends with Red Bull until 2020
Red Bull Racing announced on Friday, ahead of the United States Grand Prix weekend, that Max Verstappen has agreed an extended contract which will see him continue to race for The Bulls for a further three years. The 20-...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
The eventful history of the United States Grand Prix
A relationship that is as long as it has been difficult, the various editions of grand prix racing in America, from Indianapolis through Watkins Glen to Circuit of the Americas and everything in-between, has always occup...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Sainz: Friday will be the most exciting day for me
Carlos Sainz admits he is excited to be driving a Renault F1 car for the first time at this weekend’s United States Grand Prix, and believes that the next four races will enable him to get to know the team he will ...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Verstappen:†I am thinking about all scenarios
Max Verstappen is arguably the hottest property in Formula 1 right now and Red Bull are keen to retain the young Dutchman for the long term, although the 20 year old admits he enjoys working with the energy drinks outfit...

Grand Prix 247 20 October 2017
Vettel: Itís not over until the fat lady sings
Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel is adamant that his team is not panicking ahead of the United States Grand Prix, although his title chances have taken a hammering in recent races he still has an eye on the big prize. Vet...