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  1. Vettel doesn't expect No1 statusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Planet-F1.com

    Sebastian Vettel is not worried about number one status at Ferrari, saying the "best thing" for the team is to give both drivers the same equipment and opportunities. Although he has scored almost double the number of point of team-mate Kimi Raikkonen, the German is a long way behind the Mercedes pairing in the championship race.

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  2. Popularity nothing to do with Raikkonen's new deal - FerrariRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Motorsport.com

    Ferrari insists that Kimi Raikkonen was given a new Formula 1 deal because he was the fastest man available, not because he was the most popular or the cheapest option. sounding out Williams about how much it would cost to buy out Valtteri Bottas's contract, the Italian team in the end elected to take up an option it had on Raikkonen.

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  3. Bottas hails 'great' WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Planet-F1.com

    ... sawp Williams for Ferrari in 2016. That came to naught when, ahead of the Belgian GP, Ferrari announced that Kimi Raikkonen would be staying on for a further season. He wrote in his blog: "Until the week before Spa there was a lot of speculation ...

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  4. F1: Formula One Silly Season Run Down ?Read the original story

    Friday | Paddock Talk

    In the wake of Ferrari's re-signing of Kimi Raikkonen, the 2016 'silly season' appears set to calm down. Red Bull is openly happy with Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat, the Sauber duo is already locked in, and Force India's Vijay Mallya wants to keep Nico Hulkenberg and Sergio Perez.

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  5. McLaren toil in vain as F1 season of despair continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Surrey Advertiser

    ... R&D supremo, Yasuhira Arai, had promised to put McLaren on a par with the Ferraris of Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen - but there was little sign of improvement. Despite both starting well and launching through the field on the first lap, by the ...

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  6. Arrivabene: This is the Ferrari I wantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Planet-F1.com

    Ferrari underwent a major reshuffle at the end of 2014 following another disappointing campaign and Arrivabene was one of those changes as he took over as team principal from Marco Mattiacci. And the Scuderia have certainly upped their game as they have already won two races this year through Sebastian Vettel.

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  7. Ferrari 'could spend some tokens' at MonzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Planet-F1.com

    ... the best of weekends at the Belgian Grand Prix with Sebastian Vettel only ninth fastest in qualifying while Kimi Raikkonen failed to make it out of Q2 due to a mechanical problem. Although Vettel had a solid race on the Sunday and was running third ...

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  8. F1: Pirelli aims to 'clear' the air' with Ferrari at MonzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PitPass.com

    His penultimate lap tyre failure, which was to end Sebastian Vettel 's hopes of a podium finish and result in Ferrari 'celebrating' its 900th F1 Grand Prix with the paltry six points Kimi Raikkonen snatched, resulted in an uncharacteristically scathing attack from the German, who placed all the blame on Pirelli. The Italian tyre manufacturer was quick to hit back, first blaming Ferrari for its race strategy and then revealing that it has been calling on the sport's powers that be to limit teams to the number of laps they can run on their tyres.

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  9. Popular Raikkonen not 'low cost driver' - ArrivabeneRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Paddock Talk

    Ferrari did not decide to retain Kimi Raikkonen for 2016 because he is cheap and popular, boss Maurizio Arrivabene insists. There was a round of surprise recently when the Maranello team re-signed the 35-year-old Finn, amid strong rumours that had linked Valtteri Bottas and others with the seat.

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  10. F1: Belgian Grand Prix PodcastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PitPass.com

    ... stuck in to Vettel and Rosberg , he also has a go at Bottas . Noble endorses Ferrari 's decision to retain Kimi Raikkonen , while Balfe is in awe of Lewis Hamilton 's ability to not only live the rock and roll lifestyle but also utterly dominate on ...

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  11. Popular Raikkonen not low cost driverRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | GrandPrix.com

    Ferrari did not decide to retain Kimi Raikkonen for 2016 because he is cheap and popular, boss Maurizio Arrivabene insists. There was a round of surprise recently when the Maranello team re-signed the 35-year-old Finn, amid strong rumours that had linked Valtteri Bottas and others with the seat.

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  12. Brundle: F1 enjoys Spa treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Sky Sports

    ... gifted human being who can do such a thing. On the last lap, Verstappen made a bold move down the outside of Kimi Raikkonen for seventh but in reality he had already overtaken him then further outbraked him for good measure, which was a step too far ...

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  13. 2015 Belgium GP (Spa): Renault Formula One F1 Race RecapRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Paddock Talk

    ... up the order and he was able to overtake both Saubers and Valtteri Bottas. He made a last lap challenge on Kimi Raikkonen but ran wide and ultimately finished eighth, under a second from the Ferrari. Daniel Ricciardo (Infiniti Red Bull Racing) was ...

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  14. Grosjean: Podium 'unbelievable'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Sky Sports

    ... Ferrari about the possibility of becoming Vettel's team-mate in 2016, before the Scuderia decided to extend Kimi Raikkonen's contract. Asked if it was nice to have reminded the Italian team what he was capable of at Spa, Grosjean replied: "Certainly ...

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  15. I could have challenged Grosjean, says RicciardoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Motorsport.com

    Daniel Ricciardo believes that he could have challenged Romain Grosjean for an eventual third place at Spa had he not retired after a power shutdown on his Red Bull. The Aussie was two seconds behind Grosjean when he retired, and like team-mate Dany Kvyat he was set to take soft tyres for a potentially fast final stint after battling with Sergio Perez early on.

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  16. Renault Sport F1: Mixed feeling about the Belgian GPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Motorsport.com

    ... up the order and he was able to overtake both Saubers and Valtteri Bottas. He made a last lap challenge on Kimi Raikkonen but ran wide and ultimately finished eighth, under a second from the Racing) was holding fourth position until lap 20 but a ...

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  17. F1: Belgian GP: Race notes - FerrariRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | PitPass.com

    Kimi Raikkonen : "Obviously we cannot be very happy with where we finished, but it's much better than from where we started. Yesterday we had some issues but today we wanted to get a better end result.

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  18. Belgian GP: Vettel's podium vanishes, Raikkonen seventhRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Motorsport.com

    ... moving up a few places. A lot of overtaking and different strategies conditioned the outcome of the race: Kimi Raikkonen pitted twice, while Sebastian Vettel was the only driver to try for a one stop. With two laps to go, the German was third, but ...

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  19. 2015 Belgium GP (Spa): Ferrari Formula One F1 Race RecapRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Paddock Talk

    ... reaction and stamina from the team. Now, with Spa already behind us, we focus on the next race in Monza." Kimi Raikkonen: "Obviously we cannot be very happy with where we finished, but it's much better than from where we started. Yesterday we had ...

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  20. Lewis Hamilton in cautious mood after securing pole position for Sunday's Belgian Grand PrixRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | Fermanagh Today

    ... an Vettel, who won the Hungarian Grand Prix, could manage only ninth at his 150th race. His Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen stopped on track after a loss of power. He will start only 14th.

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