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  1. 2016 German GP: Haas F1 Formula One F1 Practice RecapRead the original story

    13 min ago | Paddock Talk

    Location: Hockenheimring in Baden-Wurttemberg Layout: 4.574-kilometer , 17-turn circuit FP1 Weather: Partly cloudy, 23 degrees Celsius FP2 Weather: Partly cloudy, 25 degrees Celsius Drivers: Romain Grosjean, Esteban Gutierrez and Charles Leclerc Grosjean: 14th quick , 20 laps completed Leclerc: 17th quick , 32 laps completed Fastest Driver: Nico Rosberg of Mercedes Most Laps: Valterri Bottas of Williams Grosjean: 14th quick , 13 laps completed Gutierrez: 16th quick , 42 laps completed Fastest Driver: Nico Rosberg of Mercedes Most Laps: Jolyon Palmer of Renault and Rio Haryanto of Manor After enduring the oppressive heat of last weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest, Formula One teams were greeted by comfortable temperatures and a partly cloudy sky on Friday at the Hockenheimring in Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany when opening practice began for the 62nd running of the German Grand Prix ... (more)

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  2. Nico Rosberg survives electronic glitch to pip Lewis Hamilton to...Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Daily Mail

    A mistake from Lewis Hamilton on his final flying lap allowed Nico Rosberg to claim pole position for the German Grand Prix. Hamilton had dominated the running and was set to take top spot, but locked a wheel right right at the death.

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  3. Rosberg (r) and Hamilton will start at the front of the gridRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Sporting Life

    Rosberg, six points behind Hamilton in the championship, had been fastest in all three practice sessions at Hockenheim, and he made it count where it matters to secure his second pole in as many grands prix. Hamilton, a winner in five of the last six races to leapfrog Rosberg at the top of the driver standings, was forced to see the stewards on Saturday morning when he was adjudged to have blocked the Haas of Romain Grosjean following an unsafe release by his Mercedes team in final practice.

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  4. German GP: Rosberg snatches pole despite engine cut-out scareRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | Motorsport.com

    Nico Rosberg will start the German Grand Prix from pole position, after beating his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton in qualifying at Hockenheim. But his second lap gave him pole which was "a fantastic lap in the circumstances" according to the pitwall, as he ran with enough fuel for two laps instead of one in case he made a mistake on his first attempt.

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  5. Nico Rosberg tops final practice from HamiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Bangkok Post

    Nico Rosberg topped Saturday morning's third and final free practice ahead of Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton by just 0.057 seconds to complete a clean sweep of all three sessions ahead of this weekend's German Grand Prix. Mercedes' German driver Nico Rosberg gears up for the German Grand Prix in a practice session at the Hockenheim circuit on July 30, 2016 The 31-year-old German produced a best lap of one minute and 15.738 seconds on a dry, warm and sunlit morning at Hockenheim where the two Mercedes men continued their domination.

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  6. German GP qualifying LIVE F1 results and lap times: Lewis Hamilton...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Follow Sportsmail's coverage of qualifying for the German Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton attempts to extend his championship lead at Hockenheim this weekend. It's been a tough start though to the 12th round of the world championship for the three-time champion who was slower than his Mercedes team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg in all three practice sessions.

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  7. 2016 German GP: Formula One Practice Three Results - Rosberg 3 for 3Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    By Mike Sulka Nico again, but tightening up. Nico Rosberg and his No. 6 led the third practice for the Formula One F1 2016 German Grand Prix at the Hockeheim circuit with a lap of 1:15.738.

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  8. Grosjean set to take grid drop for gearbox changeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Romain Grosjean is set for a five-place grid penalty at the German Grand Prix as the result of a gearbox change after practice. The Frenchman hit trouble after just four laps of running in the final free practice session, when he ran wide at the exit of Turn 3 with an unspecified problem.

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  9. Hamilton called to stewards over unsafe releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Motorsport.com

    Lewis Hamilton faces a stewards' investigation ahead of qualifying for the German Grand Prix following an unsafe release in the opening minutes of final practice. The world champion was let out of his garage in the opening minutes of the session right into the path of Haas driver Romain Grosjean.

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  10. P3: Mercedes rivals close inRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Nico Rosberg stayed ahead of Lewis Hamilton in final practice for the German GP, but Mercedes' advantage over Red Bull and Ferrari shrunk to a tenth of a second. Mercedes and Hamilton were also placed under investigation by stewards for an alleged unsafe release when his car exited his garage into the path of Romain Grosjean's oncoming Haas.

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  11. F1 Rumor mill churning regarding Daniil Kvyat's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | AutoWeek

    Daniil Kvyat is done listening to rumors about his Formula 1 future -- or potentially lack of future -- with Red Bull and Toro Rosso. Rumors emerged during the week in the Russian press, indicating that after his demotion to Toro Rosso, his energy drink-sponsored employer might be preparing to replace Kvyat completely with French youngster Pierre Gasly.

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  12. F1: German GP: Practice notes - HaasRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | PitPass.com

    After enduring the oppressive heat of last weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest, Formula One teams were greeted by comfortable temperatures and a partly cloudy sky on Friday at the Hockenheimring in Baden-Wrttemberg, Germany when opening practice began for the 62nd running of the German Grand Prix on Sunday. As in Budapest and at the previous British Grand Prix in Silverstone , Charles Leclerc drove a Haas VF-16 in FP1 alongside regular Haas F1 Team driver Romain Grosjean .

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  13. F1: German GP: Practice notes - RenaultRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PitPass.com

    Renault Sport Formula One Team drivers Esteban Ocon, Kevin Magnussen and Jolyon Palmer completed a full programme of running on the first day of the German Grand Prix. Across the three drivers a total of 158 laps of the Hockenheimring was completed with Kevin the quickest of the three drivers, posting a 1min 18.056secs as his best lap.

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  14. Practice 2 Report - The RepeatRead the original story

    Yesterday | GrandPrix.com

    Nico Rosberg repeated his Free Practice 1 performance by being fastest in Free Practice 2 as well. And, as in FP1, his Mercedes teammate Lewis Hamilton wound up second and some three to four-tenths of a second slower.

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  15. 2016 F1: Kvyat not commenting on Russian rumoursRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    The rumours emerged during the week in the Russian press, indicating that after his demotion to Toro Rosso, his energy drink employer might now be preparing to replace him completely with French youngster Pierre Gasly. "Hungary was a bad race so I'm working on having a better one in Hockenheim.

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  16. F1: Rosberg sets blistering pace in GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PitPass.com

    Ahead of today's opening session, the air temperature is 22 degrees C, while the track temperature is 32 degrees. It is bright and sunny.

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  17. German GP: Rosberg leads Mercedes 1-2 in FP1Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorsport.com

    Nico Rosberg started his home race weekend on top of the times after going quickest in opening practice for the German Grand Prix. The Mercedes used the supersoft tyres to post a best time of 1:15.517 halfway through the session, his benchmark remaining untouched until the end.

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  18. Say Halo, wave goodbye: Formula One votes against cockpit protection systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Football.co.uk

    Four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel claimed it would be "stupid" to vote against the cockpit head protection system becoming mandatory in 2017. But following a lengthy meeting in Geneva of Formula One's strategy group, which consists of the sport's major teams, chief executive Bernie Ecclestone and FIA president Jean Todt, the required majority was not reached.

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  19. 2016 German GP: Haas F1 Formula One F1 Race PreviewRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    The beauty of sports is that there is always opportunity, and in the event one opportunity doesn't come to fruition, another opportunity is presented. Motorsports is no different, and in the 21-race FIA Formula One World Championship, opportunity beckons at each grand prix.

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  20. Formula One' bosses facing backlash after shelving 'halo' safety deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Age

    Formula One's powerbrokers risked provoking a major row with the drivers on Friday by rejecting the controversial 'halo' safety device on a day when Sebastian Vettel demanded its introduction because it could save lives. After a four-hour meeting in Geneva, Bernie Ecclestone, chief executive of the sport's governing body, and the leading teams astonishingly agreed not to introduce the halo next year.

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