Formula-1 Racing Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. (Formula 1) FIA confirms 21-race calendar for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The Standard

    Formula One races in Bahrain and China will swap places early in the season as initially planned following approval of the 2018 F1 calendar on Wednesday. Motor sport's governing body FIA confirmed the proposed switch, with Bahrain taking place at the Sakhir circuit on April 8 and the Chinese GP in Shanghai a week later.

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  2. Close-Off Date for Redemption of Free Grand Prix TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Scoop

    Vouchers for free tickets to the 2018 NZ Grand Prix distributed by Palmerston North City Council and Manawatu District Council have been well received by the community. Thousands have already redeemed their vouchers and are all set for a weekend of spectacular international racing.

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  3. 2018 F1 calendar approved; Brazil GP security issue raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | NewsOK.com

    Formula One races in Bahrain and China will swap places early in the season as initially planned following approval of the 2018 F1 calendar on Wednesday. Motor sport's governing body FIA confirmed the proposed switch, with Bahrain taking place at the Sakhir circuit on April 8 and the Chinese GP in Shanghai a week later.

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  4. F1 bosses recommend new security measures for BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Reuters

    Formula One bosses have recommended new security measures for the Brazilian Grand Prix after team staff were robbed at gunpoint when leaving the circuit last month. FILE PHOTO: Formula One F1 - Brazilian Grand Prix 2017 - Sao Paulo, Brazil - November 12, 2017 Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton after the race REUTERS/Paulo Whitaker The International Automobile Federation said in a statement after a World Motor Sport Council meeting in Paris on Wednesday that the commercial rights holder had made the proposals following a report on incidents at Interlagos.

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  5. Formula 1: Max Verstappen's maturity is earning him millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Newsday

    Max Verstappen's new Red Bull contract is said by those in the know to make him the third best paid driver in Formula 1 behind Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel from next year. The team will not reveal the exact amount but, by process of elimination, the Dutchman's salary for the next three years will be between 18-26m.

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  6. 2017 F1: Kvyat in talks over Formula E moveRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Paddock Talk

    After a tumultuous couple of years, the 23-year-old Russian lost his place not only at Toro Rosso, but in the entire Red Bull programme. Ex-F1 drivers including Jean-Eric Vergne, Sebastian Buemi, Kamui Kobayashi, Nelson Piquet jr, Andre Lotterer, Lucas di Grassi, Jerome d'Ambrosio and Nick Heidfeld all race in Formula E today.

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  7. Chris Rattue: Envelope please, the 2017 sports awards winners are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The New Zealand Herald

    Getting into an English Premier League team is hard enough for a player from this side of the world. It's not even that easy for players from England anymore.

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  8. F1 in 2018: FIA confirm 21-race calendar featuring triple headerRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Tay AM

    As previously announced , the schedule features the sport's first triple header as France and Germany return while Malaysia drops out, with every race live on Sky Sports F1. The only change from the provisional calendar is the date swap between China and Bahrain, with the Sakhir race now heading up the first back-to-back of the season.

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  9. F1: FIA confirms 21 date 2018 calendarRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 6 | PitPass.com

    While there were previously doubts concerning China and Singapore , now only the United States Grand Prix features the dreaded asterisk, the evens subject to ASN approval. In terms of the Brazilian Grand Prix, which was placed in doubt following a number of attacks on team crews and resulted in a post-race tyre test being cancelled, the World Council was presented with the report on the security incidents that occurred at this year's event which was requested from the Commercial Rights Holder by the FIA.

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  10. Grand Prix of Long Beach to continue through 2023Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | AutoWeek

    The Long Beach City Council renewed its commitment to the streets of Long Beach on Tuesday, approving a deal that will keep the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach running through 2023. While there were reports that the city of Long Beach was at least open to listening to overtures that could have brought Formula 1 to the area, the Grand Prix Association of Long Beach will continue to run the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach as a Verizon IndyCar Series weekend.

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  11. Game on for F1 teams in virtual futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Reuters

    Grand prix teams could be racing each other in the virtual world as well as the real one next season, and fighting to sign up the hottest gamer talent, as Formula One wakes to the power of eSports. FILE PHOTO: Darren Cox and concept creator Ben Bowlby stand next to Nissan's new Deltawing racing car after it was unveiled in London, March 13, 2012.

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  12. F1: FIA reveals WMSC decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | PitPass.com

    Ensuring that testing of previous cars may only take place on tracks currently holding an FIA Grade 1 or 1T licence Provision for demonstration events in previous cars which does not constitute testing. No such demonstrations may exceed 50km in length and only tyres manufactured specifically for this purpose by the appointed supplier may be used A change to the power unit penalty system was also approved, whereby if a driver incurs a penalty exceeding 15 grid places he will be required to start the race from the back of the starting grid.

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  13. F1 2018 race calendar confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Sky Sports

    The FIA has confirmed the 21-race F1 calendar for 2018 following a World Motor Sport Council meeting in Paris. As previously announced , the schedule features the sport's first triple header as France and Germany return while Malaysia drops out, with every race live on Sky Sports F1.

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  14. Honda F1 chief Hasegawa to leave role in overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Yusuke Hasegawa will leave his role as head of Honda's Formula 1 project at the end of his year as part of a management structure overhaul. Hasegawa has faced growing pressure over the course of this season as Honda struggled with both power and reliability and culminated in it ending its relationship with Ahead of the start of Honda's new partnership with Toro Rosso, the Japanese manufacturer has announced changes to its organisational structure in a bid to turnaround its fortunes.

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  15. Punta del Este replaces Sao Paulo race on Formula E scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Formula E has replaced its postponed Sao Paulo round with a race at Punta del Este in Uruguay, the FIA has confirmed. Sao Paulo city authorities requested its 2017/18 season race be pushed back to the following campaign because the process of privately selling the area where the race was due to take place has taken longer than expected.

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  16. Supercars Grand Prix race format confirmedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    The first points-paying Supercars round at the Australian Grand Prix will feature 400 kilometres of racing split over four races, it's been confirmed. As revealed by Motorsport.com , there will be a single race on Friday, two races on Saturday, and a final race on the Sunday of the AGP weekend.

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  17. Michael Schumacher 'still fighting' says FIA president Jean TodtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | The First Post

    The German driver - who raced in Formula 1 for Jordan Grand Prix, Benetton and Ferrari - was left in a coma after hitting his head in a skiing accident in the French Alps in December 2013. He later regained consciousness and was transferred from hospital to his home in Geneva.

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  18. Our top picks from this year's LA Auto ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Ars Technica

    I'll be honest with you: this year's Los Angeles Auto Show was not the most mind-blowing car show I've been to. Most of the big reveals were cars that had already broken cover elsewhere, earlier, and the proximity to CES and then Detroit in January has had a bit of a negative effect.

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  19. Euro NASCAR boss: Kvyat not moving from F1 to NASCARRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | AutoWeek

    European NASCAR CEO Jerome Galpin is downplaying suggestions that Daniil Kvyat is set to move from Formula 1 to the NASCAR series next year. Kvyat, a 23-year-old former Toro Rosso driver and current F1 free agent, tested a European NASCAR car during recent recruitment tests at Italy's Franciacorta circuit.

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  20. F1 legend Michael Schumacher's absence felt at inaugural FIA Hall of Fame inductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | AutoWeek

    All 33 Formula 1 champions were honored with induction into the new FIA Hall of Fame during a celebration in Paris on Monday night. Nine of those former champions -- Jackie Stewart, Mario Andretti, Alain Prost, Nigel Mansell, Damon Hill, Jacques Villeneuve, Fernando Alonso, Sebastian Vettel and Nico Rosberg -- were in attendance.

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