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Formula 1 Alonso: Every F1 race since quit decision a 'celebration' Fernando Alonso says every race since he decided he would leave Formula 1 at the end of the season has been "a celebration" for him

Formula 1 Hakkinen would only return to racing to 'kick some butt' Double Formula 1 world champion Mika Hakkinen says he would want to be able to "kick some butt" if he returned to racing, having thought "quite a lot" about the prospect

Formula E Vandoorne's Formula E switch announced McLaren Formula 1 driver Stoffel Vandoorne's switch to Formula E with HWA has been confirmed by the Mercedes-affiliated squad

DTM Paffett takes DTM title as Rast wins finale Mercedes veteran Gary Paffett has become DTM champion for the second time, after finishing third in the final race of the season at Hockenheim.

Formula 1 Hamilton suggests 'super weekend' format tweak Lewis Hamilton says Formula 1 should consider a 'super weekend' shake-up of formats during the year to stop the series becoming too predictable

Formula E Massa learning Formula E 'day by day' Ex-Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa says he is learning Formula E "day by day", as he continues his preparation for his debut with Venturi in the electric championship

Autosport Plus Why the right F1 driver is 'screwed' for 2019 With Williams signing George Russell for the 2019 Formula 1 season, it seems highly likely that Esteban Ocon will miss out on a seat for next year. But the development makes sense for both Mercedes junior drivers

Where's Ferrari's pace gone? With Ferrari gradually falling behind Mercedes, Ben Anderson and Stuart Codling analyse why the early-season pacesetter has fallen away in 2018

The disputed legacy of an F1 legend McLaren's MP4/4 redefined dominance in F1, but its origins are subject to a dispute involving one of motorsport's most famous designers

The miracle of Yamaha's Buriram resurgence In association with Tata Communications: Yamaha was back on form in MotoGP's first ever Thailand race, but found itself at a loss to explain why

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2 Bottas Mercedes
3 Verstappen Red Bull/Renault
4 Ricciardo Red Bull/Renault
5 Raikkonen Ferrari
6 Vettel Ferrari
7 Perez Force India/Mercedes
8 Grosjean Haas/Ferrari
9 Ocon Force India/Mercedes
10 Sainz Renault
Standings / After 17 races
Pos Driver Points
1 Lewis Hamilton 331
2 Sebastian Vettel 264
3 Valtteri Bottas 207
4 Kimi Raikkonen 196
5 Max Verstappen 173
6 Daniel Ricciardo 146
7 Sergio Perez 53
8 Kevin Magnussen 53
9 Nico Hulkenberg 53
10 Fernando Alonso 50
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F1 RacingLiberty should have settled Alonso’s F1 future Fernando Alonso is leaving Formula 1 at the end of 2018, but he's not retiring from motorsport. PETER WINDSOR suggests Liberty Media should and possibly could have done more to keep one of the championship's biggest names from walking away 1539302400 F1

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Edd StrawThe other driver getting a third shot at F1 While Daniil Kvyat has been given a third opportunity in Formula 1 with his 2019 Toro Rosso drive, there's another driver working in the championship who returned for a third stint in grand prix racing this year with much less fanfare 1539129600 F1

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