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Autosport  30 October 2020
Stroll: Imola refresher test in Prema GP2 car a "useful experience"
Lance Stroll says that a refresher test at Imola in a GP2 car last month was a "useful experience" prior to Formula 1's return to the venue this weekend...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Gasly "surprised" not to be considered for '21 Red Bull promotion
AlphaTauri's Pierre Gasly is "surprised" he wasn't considered for a promotion back to the Red Bull Formula 1 team for 2021 following his Monza win, but insists he's "not disappointed"...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Perez says he can't wait too long for Red Bull to make 2021 driver decision
Sergio Perez says he can't wait too long for Red Bull to decide on its final 2021 Formula 1 driver line-up, after admitting a move there is an option...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Raikkonen: Decision to extend F1 career at Alfa Romeo not difficult
Kimi Raikkonen says his decision to extend his Formula 1 career with Alfa Romeo in 2021 was "not difficult"...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Williams: Russell to stay for F1 2021 after "confusion" over future
George Russell will remain with Williams for the 2021 Formula 1 season following speculation about his position and "confusion" about his future with the team...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Ferrari "firmly against" F1 engine freeze for 2022
Ferrari has made clear it is "firmly against" the idea of a Formula 1 engine freeze from the start of 2022, despite Red Bull pushing for the plan...

Autosport  30 October 2020
F1 insists stewards not ignoring driver pleas on penalty points
Formula 1's Race Director insists pleas from drivers to have the penalty point system altered have not been ignored and says implementing a change mid-season would be "bad governance"...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Binotto mentally rehearsed Vettel Ferrari F1 future phone call three times
Ferrari Formula 1 team principal Mattia Binotto has revealed that he had to mentally rehearse three times his phone call to inform Sebastian Vettel he wasn't being retained for 2021...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Ocon: Potential Russell Williams exit would show how "cruel" F1 can be
Esteban Ocon says it would be "cruel" and "not justified" if George Russell were to lose his seat with Williams in Formula 1 for next year...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Alonso ramps up F1 return preparations with Renault 2018 car test in Bahrain
Fernando Alonso will continue his Formula 1 testing programme with Renault next week when he gets a run in a 2018 car at Bahrain...

Autosport  30 October 2020
Alfa Romeo retains Raikkonen and Giovinazzi for 2021 F1 season
Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi will remain together at the Alfa Romeo Racing Formula 1 team for a third consecutive season in 2021...

Autosport  29 October 2020
Russell's F1 trainer self-isolating after showing COVID-19 symptoms
George Russell's Formula 1 trainer is self-isolating after showing mild respiratory symptoms for COVID-19 ahead of this weekend's Emilia Romagna Grand Prix...