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  1. Force India preview the Italian GPRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Planet-F1.com

    Sergio Perez is optimistic about his chances at Monza while Nico Hulkenberg is eager to bounce back... Sergio Perez: "The race in Belgium was good fun: it's always nice to battle at the front and, even though we didn't manage to get onto the podium, it was good to come away with our best result of the season so far. Our performance is improving and we are taking the opportunities when they arise.

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  2. Hulkenberg aims to bounce back at Italian GPRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Force India driver Nico Hulkenberg is aiming to bounce back at the Formula 1 Italian Grand Prix this weekend after two disappointing race weekends at Belgium and Hungary. The German had to retire even before race start due to power loss at the Belgium GP on August 23 while he suffered an accident which led to his retirement.

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  3. Top Six For Toyota Gazoo Racing At NurburgringRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    TOYOTA GAZOO Racing finished fifth and sixth in the Six Hours of Nurburgring as the 2015 World Endurance Championship reached its halfway point in Germany today. The fourth race of the season took place just 90km south of the team's Cologne base in front of a big crowd - 62,000 over the weekend - at the Nurburgring, hosting LMP1 racing for the first time since 2009.

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  4. More to come from Force India, says MallyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Motorsport.com

    Vijay Mallya believes that Force India has made major progress since introducing an upgrade package on the VJM08, and he says that there is more to come. Sergio Perez finished a solid fifth in Belgium after almost taking the lead from Lewis Hamilton on the first lap, although Nico Hulkenberg's retirement was a disappointment.

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  5. Row-Three Start For Toyota Gazoo RacingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Paddock Talk

    TOYOTA GAZOO Racing will start the Six Hours of Nurburgring from the third row of the grid after qualifying for round four of the World Endurance Championship in Germany today. This weekend's event is one of two home races for the defending World Champions, alongside the Six Hours of Fuji in October, and the team has been fully focused on extracting maximum race performance from the TS040 HYBRID.

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  6. Former Marussia F1 ace Max Chilton confirms talks with new American team for 2016 championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mirror.co.uk

    Chilton admits that it will be a long shot if he competes in the 2016 series for Haas F1, but inaugural talks have taken place Haas have held talks with American drivers, Froce India racer Nico Hulkenberg and are thought to be considering giving at least one seat in a contra-deal with engine suppliers Ferrari. And given the link Ferrari are thought to be pushing for an announcement at the up-coming Italian Grand Prix.

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  7. Welcome back Renault, it's been a whileRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Formula 1 Blog

    It's been a while since Renault were a full works team in Formula 1 and the last time they were, they won a few titles. According the the fine folks at AUTOSPORT , the French car maker will once again enter F1 through acquisition of the current team Lotus F1.

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  8. Toyota Gazoo Racing Gets Going At NurburgringRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Paddock Talk

    World Champions TOYOTA GAZOO Racing got the Six Hours of Nurburgring under way today with the first practice sessions for the fourth round of the World Endurance Championship. After a two-month break since the Le Mans 24 Hours, the team made the 90km journey south to the Nurburgring to resume its season with the final European race of the year.

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  9. Does F1 need another Andretti?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Formula 1 Blog

    Perhaps it's the thought of trying to find an American driver that could possibly join Haas F! for the 2016 Formula 1 season or maybe it is speculation based on some rumblings in the paddock but now you can add another name to the rumored list of 10 potential drivers Haas F1 is looking at . Marco Andretti.

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

    Friday Aug 28 | 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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  11. Why F1 can't ever lose MonzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Sky Sports

    A major sticking point - the Italian government's insistence that tax is paid on investment funds the local Lombardy regional government are willing to provide - has been unblocked, which hopefully means the deluge of speed, noise and colour, which the place gives like no other, will continue to be unleashed beyond 2016. If not...well, what an indictment of the current state of F1 that would be.

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  12. Force India up for Lotus fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Sky Sports

    Force India say they have no worries about their competitiveness going into the title run-in, after what deputy team boss Bob Fernley described as a "bittersweet" Belgian GP. Sergio Perez featured prominently at Spa, starting fourth on the grid and even leading the race briefly on lap one before eventual winner Lewis Hamilton re-took the position.

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  13. F1 ACCESS27 Aug 2015 Vijay Mallya Q&A: More to come from B-spec Force IndiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Formula1.com

    Having introduced a heavily updated car just last month, Sunday's 2015 Formula 1 Shell Belgian Grand Prix saw Force India equal their best points haul of the season - despite only one driver taking the start - with Sergio Perez even momentarily leading the race on lap one. In an exclusive interview, team boss Vijay Mallya explains why he's confident of even further improvement in the coming rounds, and why his squad probably really do 'punch above their weight' Vijay Mallya: That is so.

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  14. F1: Chilton has held talks with HaasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | PitPass.com

    Though to be considering three drivers - Esteban Gutierrez , Jean-Eric Vergne and Nico Hulkenberg , last week the US outfit revealed that it is actually considering as many as ten. Speaking to Sky , Max Chilton , who is currently racing in Indy Lights with Carlin after two seasons of F1 with Marussia , admitted that he has held initial talks with the new team.

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  15. Porsche extends LMP1 programme until 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Motorsport.com

    Porsche has announced that it will continue to participate in the LMP1 class of the World Endurance Championship until at least the end of the 2018 season. The Stuttgart-based marque made its return to the top flight of sportscar racing last year with the 919 Hybrid, securing its first WEC win in the season finale at Interlagos.

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  16. Women in F1: Bernie Ecclestone - 'They don't want to take responsibility'Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | GantDaily.com

    Formula One has traditionally been a man's world but, with more women now involved in the sport, could we see an unexpected change at the top? F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone may have made some sexist comments in the past - he once told the media "women should be dressed in white, like all the other domestic appliances" - but he now suggests a female could one day take his place. However, in true Ecclestone style, the 84-year-old also claimed that most women would not want the responsibility of such a powerful position.

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  17. Chilton confirms Haas talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Planet-F1.com

    Former Marussia driver Max Chilton has put his name in the hat for one of the two race seats available at Haas F1 next season. The American-based Haas team will join the Formula 1 grid next season and founder Gene Haas has revealed that they are still in talks with "at least 10 drivers" with the likes of Nico Hulkenberg, Jean-Eric Vergne, Esteban Gutierrez and Alexander Rossi among them.

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  18. Chilton in Haas talksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Sky Sports

    Speaking on this week's F1 Midweek Report, Max Chilton revealed he is one of the drivers that the Haas team have spoken to about an F1 seat for 2016. Max Chilton has told the F1 Midweek Report that he has held talks with Haas about a potential race seat in 2016.

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  19. Ferrari blocked Porsche seat for VergneRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Paddock Talk

    Jean-Eric Vergne was offered a seat alongside Le Mans winner Nico Hulkenberg at Porsche for 2015, it has emerged. "I just had to sign the contract," said the former Toro Rosso driver, who is looking to return to F1 next year with the new Ferrari-aligned entrant Haas.

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  20. F1: FIA to review closed cockpitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PitPass.com

    In the wake of the latest incident, the FIA is to carry out further tests on closed cockpits for F1. First mooted in 2009, after Felipe Massa was struck on the head by a spring from Rubens Barrichello's Brawn, which caused the Ferrari driver to crash; this incident coming days after Henry Surtees, son of F1 legend John Surtees, was killed after being struck on the head by a wheel during an F2 race at Brands Hatch, the idea of closed cockpits has brought mixed reaction.

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