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RaceFans  25 February 2020
Verstappen “very confident” in Honda’s progress after first test | RaceFans Round-up
In the round-up: Verstappen "very confident" in Honda's progress after first test • Chilton: Indy 500 driving standards are better • Carlin reveals F3 line-up...

RaceFans  24 February 2020
Ferrari reveals cause of Vettel’s engine failure | 2020 F1 season
Ferrari has discovered the reason for its power unit failure during last week's test at the Circuit de Catalunya, which it says is "not a cause for concern"....

RaceFans  24 February 2020
Teams open to further cut in test days but drivers are sceptical | 2020 F1 season
F1 has cut testing from eight days to six this year but while some teams believe it could be reduced further their drivers aren't entirely keen on the idea....

RaceFans  24 February 2020
Ferrari still prepared to use team orders despite granting drivers equal status | 2020 F1 season
Ferrari's change in policy regarding its two drivers this year does not mean the team has ruled out using team orders on Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc....

RaceFans  24 February 2020
Debris suspected as cause of puncture which triggered fatal F2 crash | Formula 2
Debris from a first-lap collision has emerged as the likely cause of the puncture which triggered last year's Formula 2 crash at Spa, which claimed the life of Anthonie Hubert....

RaceFans  24 February 2020
Horner: Brawn ‘needs to read his own Concorde Agreement’ over plan to ban motorhomes | RaceFans Round-up
In the round-up: Brawn 'needs to read his own Concorde Agreement' over plan to ban motorhomes - Horner • F1 becomes top motorsport on Instagram • Ocon 'must understand we're not fighting for wins' - Ricciardo...

RaceFans  23 February 2020
New Mercedes ‘streaks ahead of last year in terms of downforce’ | 2020 F1 season
Mercedes technical director James Allison says the team believes its new W11 is a major step forward from last year car in terms of how much downforce it generates....

RaceFans  23 February 2020
2020 pre-season test: Bonus picture gallery | F1 pictures
We had our first look at all the new Formula 1 cars of 2020 in testing this week. Here's a bonus gallery of pictures including lots of new shots....

RaceFans  23 February 2020
Imola isn’t going to replace Shanghai, but a new 2020 calendar tweak is under consideration | 2020 Chinese Grand Prix
Imola has offered to replace China's postponed race. But as long as F1's priority is getting Shanghai back on the calendar, it won't happen....

RaceFans  23 February 2020
Russell wary of Latifi’s potential: “On paper he’s a rookie but in reality he’s not” | 2020 F1 season
George Russell says he is not underestimating the challenge from his new team mate, Nicholas Latifi, who he called "the most-prepared rookie Formula 1 has had ever" ...

RaceFans  23 February 2020
Tost: Kvyat and Gasly is our best driver line-up ever | RaceFans Round-up
In the round-up: Kvyat and Gasly is our best driver line-up ever - Tost • COTA 'less bumpy but not bump-free' • Toyota sticking to WEC Hypercar rules...

RaceFans  22 February 2020
How Williams went from “rock bottom” to respectable in 12 months | 2020 F1 season
One year on from the humiliation of missing the start of testing, Williams led the teams out this year, and showed they are on the road to recovery....