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The trick F1 cars that ended McLaren's post-Senna slump

In just three years at the start of the 1990s McLaren went from winning its fourth Formula 1 championship in a row in 1991 to failing to win a race in its first year ...
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Why F1’s original Haas team was such a failure In the mid-1980s successful Indycar team boss Carl Haas started his own F1 team, with a big-money sponsor, turbo engines from Ford, and 1980 world ...
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Why Red Bull had a better F1 car than Brawn in 2009 The 2009 Formula 1 season was defined by the fairytale success of Brawn GP, which rose from the ashes of Honda to take a shock double world championship ...
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Why Vettel is closer to a ban than you think A disastrous weekend for Sebastian Vettel included a penalty for rejoining the track in an unsafe manner, with a race-ruining 10 second stop-go penalty and a ...
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The most important motorsport company you've never heard of (part 1) Motorsport is about more than the teams and drivers you see on track, with several companies carrying out key work away from the limelight and becoming ...
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The tech behind Ferrari's first F1 win in 2019 The F1 summer break is meant to provide some much needed downtime for teams and staff, but as usual, nothing stops the relentless push for performance.
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The impact of Leclerc's win on Ferrari and Vettel After 13 races of the 2019 Formula 1 season, and multiple missed opportunities along the way, Charles Leclerc and Ferrari have their first win. Tom Errington is ...
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Chain Bear explains: How a rule change swung the 2003 F1 title fight The 2003 Formula 1 season was a classic, with Williams and McLaren taking the fight to the dominant Ferrari-Michael Schumacher combination. In fact, this year ...
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The "bundle of factors" behind Hulkenberg's Renault exit Renault's signing of Esteban Ocon has left Nico Hulkenberg currently without a seat in the Formula 1 merry-go-round for 2020. Edd Straw and Scott Mitchell look ...
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Remembering Anthoine Hubert Motorsport has been left reeling from the loss of Formula 2 rookie Anthoine Hubert, the Renault Formula 1 junior who passed away at Spa last weekend and ...
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What Renault and Ocon must to do avoid 'negative attention' in F1 2020 Esteban Ocon's move to Renault for 2020 after missing out on a drive at Mercedes is official. While it's a step down for the Frenchman in terms of ...
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What has Esteban Ocon been doing as reserve driver at Mercedes? Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport reserve driver Esteban Ocon says he's ready to return to F1 after his behind the scenes role with the team this season.
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2020 F1 calendar - what's new? Formula 1 has released its 2020 race calendar, featuring a new record of 22 grands prix in a single season. We take a look at the changes that have been made ...
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Why Mercedes chose Bottas over Ocon for F1 2020 The Formula 1 news cycle has burst back into life ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix, with Mercedes announcing Valtteri Bottas will stay with the team for 2020.
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Why Michael Schumacher once tested a GP2 car Before his F1 comeback with Mercedes in 2010, Michael Schumacher spent three days testing a GP2 car at Jerez. Given the differences between the pinnacle of ...
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The tiny tech change that transformed Red Bull's F1 season Red Bull's 2019 Formula 1 season has come alive in recent races, with Max Verstappen winning two of the last four grands prix and becoming a regular thorn in ...
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How a Renault and Red Bull reject rescued his F1 career When Carlos Sainz Jr moved to McLaren last year, it looked like little more than a driver with no other option joining a team that was at its lowest point. But both ...
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Revealed: Our vision for F1's new rules in 2021 Formula 1 fans are eagerly waiting for full details to be finalised on how the cars will look in 2021. But while the teams and major stakeholders continue to drag ...
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The 10 worst F1 cars to win a Grand Prix Upsets are rare in Formula 1, but that makes them all the more special when they occur. In this current era of the same teams scooping up all of the race wins, ...
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How 'outstanding' Raikkonen has justified his place in F1 again Kimi Raikkonen is a man reborn in the F1 midfield this year after switching from Ferrari to Alfa Romeo. Edd Straw and Scott Mitchell join Glenn Freeman to ...
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Every Red Bull mid-season F1 driver change Red Bull has been famously ruthless with its F1 drivers over the years, and in 2019 Pierre Gasly is the latest driver to be given the tough love treatment after a ...
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The F1 drivers fighting to keep their seats for 2020 The Formula 1 silly season is in full swing, but how many drivers should be worried about making sure they are still on the grid next year? Scott Mitchell ...
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Details of Williams's plan to fix its F1 woes Williams has hit rock bottom in Formula 1 this year, but its struggles have sparked it into action behind the scenes to make sure the pain of 2019 is not repeated.
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'Ferrari has turned itself into a shambles' - Gary Anderson Former Jordan, Stewart and Jaguar F1 technical director Gary Anderson offers his thoughts on Ferrari's troubled 2019 season so far, in a discussion with Edd ...
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Bottas v Ocon: The factors Mercedes has to consider for F1 2020 Mercedes is in the process of deciding between Valtteri Bottas and Esteban Ocon to be Lewis Hamilton's team-mate in Formula 1 next year. It's a tough call for ...
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How Verstappen has depleted Red Bull's F1 driver pool Max Verstappen is delivering the goods for Red Bull in Formula 1, but has that come at a price for the company that needs four drivers to field in the two teams it ...
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Why Renault's billion-dollar F1 gamble is failing Renault is the team under the most pressure to bridge the gap between Formula 1's midfield and the big three teams, but this year its progress appears to have ...
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Why Red Bull has dropped Gasly for Albon in F1 Red Bull caused a shock in the Formula 1 summer break by announcing it has dropped Pierre Gasly back to Toro Rosso, replacing him with rookie Alexander ...
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5 things Gary Anderson would fix in Formula 1 With more than 40 years of experience of working in Formula 1, Gary Anderson has seen the pinnacle of the sport from both the inside and the outside. While we ...
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The best (and worst) looking F1 cars from 1995 The mid-1990s gave us all kinds of variety on the Formula 1 grid, as the top teams expanded beyond recognition, while back-of-the-grid no-hopers were still ...
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Why so many F1 cars now have 'boomerangs' One of the biggest design trends developing in Formula 1 this year is the addition of boomerang-shaped aerodynamic devices in the bargeboard area in front of ...
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