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Autosport  7 August 2020
Mercedes and F1 in stand-off as Concorde Agreement deadline looms
Mercedes is not willing to sign the current Concorde Agreement ahead of the 12 August deadline, saying it has been mistreated and is "the biggest victim" of the proposals...

Autosport  7 August 2020
Renault considering appeal over Racing Point F1 brake duct penalty
Renault may lodge an appeal against the penalty received by rival Racing Point over its brake ducts, and will make a decision after Formula 1's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix FP2...

Autosport  7 August 2020
F1s 70th Anniversary: How have F1 cars changed since 1950?
As Formula 1 hits its 70th anniversary, we look at how F1 cars have changed since 1950. Find out how speed, performance, tyres and more have changed here...

Autosport  7 August 2020
F1 70th Anniversary GP: Bottas pips Hamilton in FP1 at Silverstone
Valtteri Bottas pipped Mercedes Formula 1 team-mate Lewis Hamilton to lead opening practice for the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix on Friday at Silverstone...

Autosport  7 August 2020
Honda gives Red Bull drivers fresh power units for F1 70th Anniversary GP
Honda will give Red Bull Formula 1 drivers Max Verstappen and Alexander Albon new power units ahead of this weekend's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix...

Autosport  7 August 2020
F1 to outlaw copycat cars in 2021 to prevent Racing Point-style designs
Formula 1 plans to outlaw copycat designs from next year to prevent any more teams following Racing Point's lead and cloning a rival's design concept...

Autosport  7 August 2020
Racing Point calls Renault F1 protest ruling "bewildering"
Racing Point Formula 1 chief Otmar Szafnauer says the FIA stewards' ruling over the design of its brake ducts is "bewildering", but is happy that the car is legal...

Autosport  7 August 2020
Racing Point loses 15 points, gets 400k fine after Renault wins F1 protest
The Racing Point Formula 1 team has been reprimanded, docked constructors' championship points and fined 400,000 Euros after the FIA upheld Renault's protests against its brake ducts...

Autosport  7 August 2020
Hulkenberg to race at F1 70th Anniversary GP, Perez still COVID-19 positive
Nico Hulkenberg is to have a second outing with Racing Point in Formula 1's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone after Sergio Perez tested positive for COVID-19 once again...

Autosport  7 August 2020
Autosport Podcast: F1 70th Anniversary Grand Prix preview
Formula 1 returns to the Silverstone circuit for the second race in a row for the 70th Anniversary Grand Prix...

Autosport  7 August 2020
Hamilton: Not the right time for Mercedes F1 contract talks
Lewis Hamilton says it "doesn't feel like the right time" to hold talks over a new Mercedes Formula 1 contract, but remains relaxed about his future with the team...

Autosport  6 August 2020
Norris explains misjudgement for "basic" Ricciardo overtake in F1 British GP
Lando Norris has explained how a misjudgement while altering settings on his steering wheel left the door open for Daniel Ricciardo to snatch fourth place in the British Grand Prix...