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Autosport  26 January 2020
Williams: Ticktum "one of the best" F1 simulator drivers it has seen
Williams says development driver Dan Ticktum is "one of the best" it has ever seen in its Formula 1 simulator, and is confident it can harness the Briton's full potential...

Autosport  26 January 2020
Red Bull F1 star Verstappen's maturity "far above average"
Helmut Marko believes Red Bull Formula 1 ace Max Verstappen's maturity is "far above average", and says he had no doubts about his talent from the moment they first met...

Autosport  25 January 2020
Video: Norris on overcoming the challenges of being an F1 rookie
Lando Norris is the latest guest on The Autosport Podcast, joining Stuart Codling to talk about the challenges he faced during the 2019 Formula 1 season...

Autosport  25 January 2020
Renault lacked "force" to make most of 15m investment in F1 team
Renault says it lacked the "force" to make the most of its 15million investment in its Formula 1 team's Enstone base and improve its technical development...

Autosport  24 January 2020
Video: F1 teams that need to improve in 2020
Amid the teams who impressed in the 2019 Formula 1 season, there was also a collection of teams who fell short of lofty expectations...

Autosport  24 January 2020
Alfa Romeo to launch 2020 F1 car on first day of pre-season testing
The Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team has unveiled a date for the launch its 2020 challenger, which Kimi Raikkonen and Antonio Giovinazzi will pilot this season...

Autosport  24 January 2020
Perez predicts "big year" for Racing Point F1 team
Sergio Perez believes his Racing Point team has more room to grow than any other outfit in Formula 1, having been hindered by its 2018 crisis this past season...

Autosport  24 January 2020
"Warts and all" Max Mosley documentary to be released in March
Former FIA president Max Mosley says an upcoming documentary about his life tells the full "warts and all story", which premiers at the Manchester Film Festival on March 8...

Autosport  24 January 2020
Honda's F1 gains leave "no more excuses" for Red Bull in 2020
Red Bull says Honda's "good increases" in power means it has "no more excuses" in terms of not being a competitive force in the 2020 Formula 1 title race...

Autosport  23 January 2020
All 10 F1 teams to build mule cars for 18-inch tyre testing in 2020
Pirelli motorsport boss Mario Isola has confirmed all 10 Formula 1 teams will build 'mule cars' to test the 18-inch tyres currently being developed for 2021...

Autosport  23 January 2020
Williams budget "healthy" despite F1 prize money drop
Williams insists it has put in place a "healthy racing budget" for 2020, despite a drop in prize money earnings and lapse of some sponsorship deals...

Autosport  23 January 2020
Ocon brings "new energy" to Renault - Abiteboul
Renault Formula 1 team boss Cyril Abiteboul says Esteban Ocon will bring a "new energy" to the Enstone team in 2020...