Latest Stories http://www.racer.com/latest-stories Sun, 01 Mar 2015 21:01:42 -0800 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb F1: Brakes caused Maldonado crash, Lotus says http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113928-brakes-caused-maldonado-crash-lotus http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113928-brakes-caused-maldonado-crash-lotus F1: Brakes caused Maldonado crash, Lotus says

Pastor Maldonado's crash in Sunday's Barcelona Formula 1 test was caused by a brake problem rather than any form of driver error, says Lotus. The team's test was brought to an early end when Maldonad...

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F1: Rosberg says Mercedes poised to "nail it" http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113927-rosberg-mercedes-poised-to-nail-it http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113927-rosberg-mercedes-poised-to-nail-it F1: Rosberg says Mercedes poised to "nail it"

A bullish Nico Rosberg has no doubts Mercedes will be ready to "nail it" at the Australian Grand Prix, after ending pre-season Formula 1 testing full of confidence. Having set the fastest time of the...

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F1: Williams stays on top as pre-season testing ends http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113926-williams-stays-on-top-as-testing-ends http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113926-williams-stays-on-top-as-testing-ends F1: Williams stays on top as pre-season testing ends

Related Stories Valtteri Bottas's morning run on the super-soft tires was enough to ensure Williams ended the final session of pre-season testing on top, as McLaren endured another difficult day. The...

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Latest Stories Sun, 01 Mar 2015 16:00:09 -0800
F1: Bottas leads final morning of test http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113922-bottas-leads-final-morning-of-test http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113922-bottas-leads-final-morning-of-test F1: Bottas leads final morning of test

Williams driver Valtteri Bottas topped the final morning of Formula 1 pre-season testing at Barcelona, as McLaren only managed two laps. Like his teammate Felipe Massa a day earlier, Bottas completed...

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Latest Stories Sun, 01 Mar 2015 11:00:08 -0800
F1: Force India seeks prize money advance http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113921-force-india-seeks-prize-money-advance http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113921-force-india-seeks-prize-money-advance F1: Force India seeks prize money advance

Force India is in discussions with F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone over financial support, but deputy team principal Bob Fernley insists it will compete in Formula 1's season-opening Australian ...

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Latest Stories Sun, 01 Mar 2015 10:30:13 -0800
F1: Magnussen says McLaren has fixed 2014 issues http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113920-magnussen-mclaren-fixed-2014-issues http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113920-magnussen-mclaren-fixed-2014-issues F1: Magnussen says McLaren has fixed 2014 issues

McLaren's new Formula 1 chassis definitely addresses the weaknesses of last year's car, reckons Kevin Magnussen. The Dane was drafted in for the penultimate day of pre-season F1 testing at Barcelona ...

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F1: Hamilton rejects #1 as "irrelevant" http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113917-hamilton-rejects-1-as-irrelevant http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113917-hamilton-rejects-1-as-irrelevant F1: Hamilton rejects #1 as "irrelevant"

Related Stories Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton has decided to stick with his permanent #44 race number for his title defense this year, because #1 is "irrelevant" to him. Rules were introduc...

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Latest Stories Sun, 01 Mar 2015 07:00:12 -0800
Magnussen wanted 2015 Le Mans drive http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113912-magnussen-wanted-2015-le-mans-drive http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113912-magnussen-wanted-2015-le-mans-drive Magnussen wanted 2015 Le Mans drive

Kevin Magnussen says he wanted to race alongside his father Jan in this year's Le Mans 24 Hours after missing out on a Formula 1 race seat with McLaren. After learning that he would be relegated to a...

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Latest Stories Sat, 28 Feb 2015 19:00:07 -0800
F1: Hamilton puzzled by setup issues http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113911-hamilton-puzzled-by-set-up-problems http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113911-hamilton-puzzled-by-set-up-problems F1: Hamilton puzzled by setup issues

Lewis Hamilton says Mercedes is trying to understand why he and team-mate Nico Rosberg have felt uncomfortable in their car over the past two days of Formula 1 pre-season testing. Mercedes' pace has ...

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Latest Stories Sat, 28 Feb 2015 18:00:06 -0800
F1: Hulkenberg says new Force India better than expected http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113909-hulkenberg-surprised-by-new-car http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/113909-hulkenberg-surprised-by-new-car F1: Hulkenberg says new Force India better than expected

Nico Hulkenberg believes that Force India's start with its late 2015 car has gone better than the team could have expected. The VJM08 only hit the track halfway through the second day of the final pr...

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