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RaceFans  7 August 2020
Brown: FIA verdict shows Racing Point’s claim over how RP20 was designed is ‘BS’ | 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
McLaren Racing CEO Zak Brown says the FIA's verdict on Racing Point shows the team's claim it only used photographs to copy Mercedes' 2019 car is "BS"....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Live: 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix second practice | RaceFans Live
Follow the 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix second practice session on RaceFans Live....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Renault considering appeal to demand stronger penalty for Racing Point | 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
Renault is considering whether to appeal against the penalty which was handed down to Racing Point this morning over its use of brake ducts which were designed by Mercedes....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix practice in pictures | F1 Pictures
Pictures from the first day of practice for the 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Analysis: How Renault’s Racing Point protest led the FIA to revise its rules on ‘clone cars’ | 2020 F1 season
After a painstaking investigation, the FIA ruled Racing Point's copy of Mercedes's rear brakes did violate F1's rules. Dieter Rencken examines how they reached their verdict and assesses its wider impact on the sport....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Bottas heads quiet first practice as teams avoid harder tyres | 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix first practice
Valtteri Bottas headed a quiet first practice session as activity resumed at Silverstone ahead of this weekend's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
FIA vows to ban Racing Point-style copying in 2021 | 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
The FIA says it will prevent teams from producing whole copies of rivals' cars in the manner Racing Point has this year....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Revised championship positions following Racing Point’s penalty | 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
Racing Point have been given a 15-point deduction by the stewards. They have fallen from fifth to sixth in the constructors' championship....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Live: 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix first practice | RaceFans Live
Follow the 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix first practice session on RaceFans Live....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Racing Point given 15-point deduction and fined £360,000 as stewards uphold Renault protest | 2020 British Grand Prix
Racing Point has been handed a 15-point deduction and fined £360,000 as the FIA stewards upheld a series of protests against its car brought by rivals Renault....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Hulkenberg returns for Racing Point as Perez tests positive for Covid-19 again | 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
Racing Point has confirmed Nico Hulkenberg will drive for them again in this weekend's 70th Anniversary Grand Prix at Silverstone....

RaceFans  7 August 2020
Gene Haas not happy with results so far this year – Steiner | 2020 70th Anniversary Grand Prix
Haas team principal Guenther Steiner says team owner Gene Haas isn't happy with his outfit's results so far this year, but is hopeful they will sign up to continue in F1 in the coming weeks....