Lauda: Silverstone perfectly timed for Hamilton

Niki Lauda reckons Lewis Hamilton will come out fighting at the British Grand Prix next week and that the home fans will help lift his confidence. Hamilton heads to Silverstone 29-points behind his Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg as they vie for the 2014 Formula 1 Drivers’ title and he badly needs a win now to

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Horner adds denial to ‘Red Bull engine’ claims

Says team won’t be building its own V6 Christian Horner has added his denial to reports Red Bull could end its F1 engine crisis by building its own turbo V6. Amid the reigning world champions’ obvious frustration with Renault in 2014, the story of a ‘Red Bull engine’ intensified when Dr Helmut Marko admitted last

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Honda are on target for 2015 confirms Boullier

McLaren expect a step forward in performance next year with the return of Honda power, despite having what is regarded the best power unit on the grid already in Mercedes. Racing director Eric Boullier believes the move to becoming a ‘works team’ rather than a customer will bring huge benefits in 2015. “Having a works

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Raikkonen must stop making excuses – Villeneuve

Kimi Raikkonen needs to stop making excuses or retire from Formula 1 – again – according to a hard-talking Jacques Villeneuve. The 1997 F1 champion says he would never have imagined that Raikkonen would return to the sport, and despite an impressive return to form with Lotus, he’s failed to do the same at Ferrari

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