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Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
Boullier: We may run a different engine until Honda performs
Although Fernando Alonso finally scored McLaren’s first points of the season with ninth place in the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, the team and their Honda engine partner are still stuck in the middle of a crisis. Only th...

Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
Vettel and Hamilton open to peace talks after Baku rage
In the wake of his ‘road rage’ incident during the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, Sebastian Vettel will seek to sort out the affair with Lewis Hamilton who, despite reports to the contrary, has said he is open to a f...

Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
Lauda: Hamilton will hit him with his fist one day
Niki Lauda has made no bones about blaming Sebastian Vettel for his ‘road rage’ incident during the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, and says he would not be surprised if the Lewis Hamilton punched the Ferrari driver a...

Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
Wolff: The schmoozing is over now the gloves are off
It was borderline cringe-worthy, the ‘bromance’ that developed between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel as it became evident that they were the main title contenders for this year’s Formula 1 World C...

Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
The Morning After: Road rage, a headrest and happy podium
“Happy go lucky” is a phrase usually thrown out to describe anyone with a consistently cheerful disposition, but in Daniel Ricciardo’s case, it’s simply the complete and utter truth. Barring a situation where the rest of...

Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
Ricciardo: We did everything we could
Daniel Ricciardo’s unexpected triumph contrasted starkly with Max Verstappen’s latest early exit with mechanical problems as Red Bull pondered a day of mixed fortunes at Sunday’s Azerbaijan Grand Prix. ...

Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
Stroll: I don’t think it proves a point
Lance Stroll became only the second teenager in Formula 1 history to record a podium finish when he marked his rookie season with his maiden third place in a wild Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Driving his Williams with calm apl...

Grand Prix 247 26 June 2017
Raikkonen: It was completely his fault but I paid the price
Kimi Raikkonen ‘retired’ twice from the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, as a first lap collision with his fellow countryman Valtteri Bottas compromised the Ferrari driver’s race. When side-by-side with Raikkonen...

Grand Prix 247 25 June 2017
FIA find no evidence of Hamilton brake test
Amid accusations by Sebastian Vettel that Lewis Hamilton did a brake test on him before the second restart of the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, the FIA has informed media that no such evidence exists after an extensive examinat...

Grand Prix 247 25 June 2017
Azerbaijan Grand Prix: Ricciardo survives the chaos
Where to begin? Let’s start at the end… Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo defied the odds to win an incident packed and chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix ahead of Valterri Bottas stormed from last place in the Mer...