Marko compares Verstappen to Senna

Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko has likened new Toro Rosso signing Max Verstappen, who will become the youngest driver in F1 history when he joins the grid aged 17 next year, to the late Ayrton Senna. Verstappen will make the step up to the top echelon after just one single-seater campaign in the European Formula

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McLaren believe Red Bull’s radio messages illegal

McLaren’s racing director Eric Boullier believes Red Bull broke the new radio restriction ban during the Singapore Grand Prix when it gave Daniel Ricciardo driving advice. The Australian was suffering from a battery issue which Red Bull believed was caused by riding the kerbs. The team were repeatedly heard telling him to avoid the kerbs.

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Ricciardo: We will fix it for Japanese GP

Daniel Ricciardo is confident the power unit issues he experienced last weekend will not be repeated in Japan next month. Ricciardo had intermittent power losses throughout the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday, but still managed to finish third and put his Red Bull on the podium for the seventh time this season. “We had quite

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Smoke becomes fire as Alonso’s Ferrari future in doubt

Where before there was merely smoke, now there are the first obvious signs of fire. Fernando Alonso’s future with Ferrari is almost certainly in serious doubt. Some Spanish media sources continue to insist that the frustrated Spaniard is not interested in leaving the crisis-struck Italian team for McLaren-Honda, or even reigning world champions Red Bull.

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Hamilton takes title lead with Singapore win

Lewis Hamilton moved into the lead of the championship with a commanding victory in Sunday night’s Singapore Grand Prix, taking full advantage of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg’s terminal technical problems. Sebastian Vettel came home second, with Red Bull team-mate Daniel Ricciardo completing the podium. Rosberg, who held a 22-point advantage over Hamilton heading into the

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Ferrari wants three-car teams ‘for the show’

Ferrari would support the idea of three-car teams in Formula One. Ferrari has split from the pack and declared its support for three-car teams in Formula One. Amid rumours up to three or four teams are in financial peril, Bernie Ecclestone said in Singapore that the sport would fill the grid gaps by requiring top

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Singapore race: who will get it? Hamilton does

Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg might have been hoping for a straight fight in Singapore, but the Red Bulls of Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel have given themselves a great platform to interrupt the Mercedes duo’s private battle for the world championship. “Coming into the weekend we thought that if we could be within two-

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Singapore qualy: Hamilton wins by just 0,007s

Hamilton’s 1:45.681 was just 0.007 quicker than Rosberg, but those behind aren’t far away with pole looking like a shoot-out between three teams as Ferrari and Red Bull looked competitive whilst Williams weren’t far behind either. In the end though it was a Mercedes 1-2, with Daniel Ricciardo securing third ahead of his own team-mate

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