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  1. Thursday 19 January 2017

  2. Ericsson hails Wehrlein's arrival at Sauber 15:02

    Ericsson hails Wehrlein's arrival at Sauber

    Marcus Ericsson has welcomed new team-mate Pascal Wehrlein to Sauber and believes that the "highly-rated" Mercedes protégé will boost the Swiss…

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  3. Monday 16 January 2017

  4. Wehrlein completes Sauber's line-up 12:11

    Wehrlein completes Sauber's line-up

    Sauber has announced that Mercedes junior Pascal Wehrlein will represent the team in the 2017 Formula 1 season, alongside Marcus Ericsson, completing the…

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  5. Wednesday 4 January 2017

  6. F1 jigsaw: Final pieces set to fall into place 11:23

    F1 jigsaw: Final pieces set to fall into place

    With the new Formula 1 season and technical era approaching, the final pieces of the driver jigsaw are set to fall into place. All signs point towards Valtteri…

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  7. Saturday 24 December 2016

  8. 2016 review: Manor's point goes to waste 08:02

    2016 review: Manor's point goes to waste

    GPUpdate.net's 2016 reviews conclude at Manor, which came close to securing 10th with current-spec engines and a new chassis, and housed two Mercedes youngsters…

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  9. Tuesday 20 December 2016

  10. Mercedes call delayed by 'complex' talks 12:22

    Mercedes call delayed by 'complex' talks

    Niki Lauda says Mercedes may not reach a decision over Nico Rosberg's replacement until the end of January, amid "very complex" discussions over the best route…

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  11. Tuesday 13 December 2016

  12. Brundle: Wehrlein Mercedes' only option 08:42

    Brundle: Wehrlein Mercedes' only option

    Ex-Formula 1 driver Martin Brundle reckons Mercedes will struggle to secure Valtteri Bottas' release from Williams and be left with no choice but to promote…

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  13. Sunday 11 December 2016

  14. GPUpdate readers want Alonso at Mercedes 13:50

    GPUpdate readers want Alonso at Mercedes

    GPUpdate.net readers believe that Mercedes should try to poach Fernando Alonso from McLaren-Honda to replace the retiring Nico Rosberg in Formula 1 next…

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  15. Monday 5 December 2016

  16. Wehrlein 'ready for the job' at Mercedes 10:32

    Wehrlein 'ready for the job' at Mercedes

    Pascal Wehrlein says he would feel "ready for the job" of replacing Nico Rosberg at Mercedes for the 2017 season, following the World Champion's shock…

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  17. Friday 2 December 2016

  18. Overview: Candidates to replace Rosberg 15:08

    Overview: Candidates to replace Rosberg

    Following the shock news that Nico Rosberg will retire from Formula 1 with immediate effect, GPUpdate.net looks at the potential candidates who could line up…

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  19. Tuesday 29 November 2016

  20. Pirelli concludes 2017 test programme 17:03

    Pirelli concludes 2017 test programme

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has completed its planned pre-2017 test programme after Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull conducted running at the Yas Marina…

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  21. Wehrlein: Manor 'unlucky' to miss out on 10th 14:24

    Wehrlein: Manor 'unlucky' to miss out on 10th

    Pascal Wehrlein believes that Manor was "unlucky" not to finish the 2016 Constructors' Championship in 10th position, ahead of rival Sauber. Wehrlein…

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  22. Sunday 27 November 2016

  23. Wehrlein 'dreaming big' over decisive points 06:12

    Wehrlein 'dreaming big' over decisive points

    Pascal Wehrlein says he is "dreaming big" about scoring points and returning Manor to 10th in the standings after reaching Q2 again at the Abu Dhabi Grand…

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  24. Thursday 24 November 2016

  25. Wehrlein wants future sorted by end of year 16:02

    Wehrlein wants future sorted by end of year

    Pascal Wehrlein says that he would like his future to be resolved by the end of the year, but is wary that the situation could be dragged out in…

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  26. Sunday 20 November 2016

  27. Wehrlein 'realistic' over Abu Dhabi chances 14:48

    Wehrlein 'realistic' over Abu Dhabi chances

    Pascal Wehrlein says he is "realistic" about Manor's prospects of achieving a strong finish at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix next weekend, following…

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  28. Thursday 10 November 2016

  29. Wehrlein wants to understand SFI decision 16:45

    Wehrlein wants to understand SFI decision

    Manor driver Pascal Wehrlein says he is eager to understand why team-mate and fellow Mercedes protégé Esteban Ocon was selected for the vacant Force India…

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  30. Monday 31 October 2016

  31. Wehrlein frustrated by Gutiérrez approach 13:05

    Wehrlein frustrated by Gutiérrez approach

    Manor's Pascal Wehrlein vented his frustration at the aggressive approach adopted by his rivals after he was knocked out of the Mexican Grand Prix on the…

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  32. Sunday 16 October 2016

  33. Wehrlein confirms Force India 2017 talks 15:17

    Wehrlein confirms Force India 2017 talks

    Pascal Wehrlein has revealed that he is in talks with Force India regarding a 2017 seat, after the departure of compatriot Nico Hülkenberg last week. Force…

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  34. Thursday 13 October 2016

  35. Wehrlein's Pirelli test disrupted by rain 17:38

    Wehrlein's Pirelli test disrupted by rain

    Pirelli's second day of action at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya was disrupted by further wet weather, restricting Mercedes youngster Pascal Wehrlein to…

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  36. Saturday 8 October 2016

  37. Ocon disappointed not to beat Sauber pair 13:10

    Ocon disappointed not to beat Sauber pair

    Esteban Ocon was left to rue a mistake on his quickest Q1 run as he felt beating Sauber pair Marcus Ericsson and Felipe Nasr was possible at the Japanese Grand…

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  38. Wehrlein set for five-place grid penalty 04:03

    Wehrlein set for five-place grid penalty

    Manor driver Pascal Wehrlein is set for a five-place grid penalty at this weekend's Japanese Grand Prix, having taken on a new gearbox after Friday's practice…

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  39. Friday 23 September 2016

  40. Mercedes completes 2017 wet-tyre test 06:12

    Mercedes completes 2017 wet-tyre test

    Mercedes completed two days of running on 2017-size wet tyres at Paul Ricard this week, as part of Pirelli's extensive development programme, covering more than…

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  41. Tuesday 20 September 2016

  42. Wehrlein surprised to fend off Ericsson 12:34

    Wehrlein surprised to fend off Ericsson

    Manor's Pascal Wehrlein admitted he was surprised to beat Sauber rival Marcus Ericsson after finishing 16th at the Singapore Grand Prix. Manor had been…

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  43. Tuesday 6 September 2016

  44. Mercedes, Ferrari in action with 2017 tyres 16:54

    Mercedes, Ferrari in action with 2017 tyres

    Mercedes and Ferrari continued Pirelli's 2017 tyre development programme with slick-tyre tests at Paul Ricard and the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on…

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  45. Wehrlein: Manor 'can't afford' repeat of Italy 13:02

    Wehrlein: Manor 'can't afford' repeat of Italy

    Pascal Wehrlein has made clear that Manor "can't afford" another weekend of technical problems if the team is to defend 10th in the standings to the end of the…

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  46. Friday 2 September 2016

  47. Wehrlein reckons Q3 possible for Manor 07:28

    Wehrlein reckons Q3 possible for Manor

    Pascal Wehrlein reckons Manor has a realistic chance of fighting for a maiden Q3 outing at this weekend's Italian Grand Prix, on the back of its strong showing…

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  48. Wednesday 31 August 2016

  49. Wehrlein: Manor adjusting targets amid gains 11:34

    Wehrlein: Manor adjusting targets amid gains

    Pascal Wehrlein has revealed that Manor is readjusting some of its targets following the progress it has made over the course of the 2016 campaign so…

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  50. Monday 29 August 2016

  51. Wehrlein 'couldn't avoid' Button collision 16:34

    Wehrlein 'couldn't avoid' Button collision

    Pascal Wehrlein says he "couldn't avoid" a collision which forced both himself and McLaren's Jenson Button out of the Belgian Grand Prix on the opening…

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  52. Saturday 27 August 2016

  53. Wehrlein: Hot weather should boost Manor 06:42

    Wehrlein: Hot weather should boost Manor

    Manor driver Pascal Wehrlein believes high temperatures should suit the team, following an eye-catching display during Friday's second practice session at the…

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  54. Friday 26 August 2016

  55. Wehrlein: Ocon arrival won't change approach 08:34

    Wehrlein: Ocon arrival won't change approach

    Manor driver Pascal Wehrlein says he is "looking forward" to taking on new team-mate Esteban Ocon, but insists the arrival of the Frenchman will make no…

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  56. Wednesday 3 August 2016

  57. 12:02

    Video: Wehrlein drives Mercedes W196R

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  58. Tuesday 2 August 2016

  59. Wehrlein: Manor achieved target in Germany 07:02

    Wehrlein: Manor achieved target in Germany

    Pascal Wehrlein described a "very special" atmosphere at his home Formula 1 race in Germany as Manor achieved its primary target of beating the two Sauber…

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  60. Tuesday 26 July 2016

  61. Wehrlein: Mercedes to decide 2017 plans 13:13

    Wehrlein: Mercedes to decide 2017 plans

    Mercedes-backed Pascal Wehrlein says it will be up to the German manufacturer where he races next year, as he focuses on the remainder of his rookie season at…

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  62. Thursday 21 July 2016

  63. 05:27

    Video of the Day: F1 drivers play 'autoball'

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  64. Tuesday 5 July 2016

  65. Ocon to test for Mercedes at Silverstone 10:12

    Ocon to test for Mercedes at Silverstone

    Mercedes youngster Esteban Ocon will conduct two full days of running for the Formula 1 team at next week's post-British Grand Prix test session at…

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  66. Monday 4 July 2016

  67. Winners and Losers: Austrian Grand Prix 16:18

    Winners and Losers: Austrian Grand Prix

    Lewis Hamilton secured his third win of the season in dramatic fashion after a last-lap collision with team-mate Nico Rosberg. GPUpdate.net presents its winners…

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  68. Ryan: Point shows Manor is 'serious' 10:22

    Ryan: Point shows Manor is 'serious'

    Pascal Wehrlein's points finish at the Austrian Grand Prix shows that Manor is a "serious" team, and will provide a "huge lift" moving forward, according to…

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  69. Sunday 3 July 2016

  70. Wehrlein: Manor point 'very important' 17:13

    Wehrlein: Manor point 'very important'

    Pascal Wehrlein says he is aware of how important his maiden points-finish could be after it lifted Manor above Sauber in the standings. Wehrlein starred at…

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  71. Saturday 2 July 2016

  72. Wehrlein overjoyed with Q2 showing 16:52

    Wehrlein overjoyed with Q2 showing

    Manor's Pascal Wehrlein spoke of his satisfaction after claiming his best Formula 1 qualifying result to date at the Austrian Grand Prix. Wehrlein progressed…

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  73. Friday 1 July 2016

  74. Drivers reprimanded for FP1 incidents 13:46

    Drivers reprimanded for FP1 incidents

    Manor drivers Pascal Wehrlein and Rio Haryanto and Sauber's Marcus Ericsson have been given reprimands following separate incidents in Friday's first practice…

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  75. Sunday 19 June 2016

  76. Wehrlein eyes 'good result' after Q2 push 07:22

    Wehrlein eyes 'good result' after Q2 push

    Manor driver Pascal Wehrlein believes the outfit can achieve a "really good result" at the European Grand Prix after he and team-mate Rio Haryanto almost made…

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  77. Tuesday 14 June 2016

  78. Manor: Floor damage hindered Wehrlein 12:58

    Manor: Floor damage hindered Wehrlein

    Manor Racing Director Dave Ryan says that floor damage on Pascal Wehrlein's MRT05 hampered the German's prospects of beating both Sauber drivers at the Canadian…

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  79. Thursday 26 May 2016

  80. Wehrlein downplays 2017 Mercedes chance 08:36

    Wehrlein downplays 2017 Mercedes chance

    Pascal Wehrlein has insisted that he is not thinking about a Mercedes seat in 2017, despite Nico Rosberg being out of contact at the end of the year. Rosberg…

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  81. Thursday 19 May 2016

  82. Wehrlein feels he is ready for Mercedes 07:23

    Wehrlein feels he is ready for Mercedes

    Pascal Wehrlein feels that he would be ready to step up to Mercedes following a surprise test outing for the German team at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on…

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  83. Wednesday 18 May 2016

  84. Wehrlein gets late Mercedes test call-up 08:34

    Wehrlein gets late Mercedes test call-up

    Pascal Wehrlein has received a surprise call-up to Mercedes for the second and final day of the post-Spanish Grand Prix test at the Circuit de…

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  85. Tuesday 17 May 2016

  86. Wehrlein encouraged by Manor upgrades 09:44

    Wehrlein encouraged by Manor upgrades

    Pascal Wehrlein is confident that the upgrades which Manor brought to the Spanish Grand Prix will boost the team at the upcoming races, despite a difficult time…

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  87. Wednesday 11 May 2016

  88. Wehrlein missing 'really cool' DTM fights 13:26

    Wehrlein missing 'really cool' DTM fights

    Mercedes-backed Pascal Wehrlein says that he is missing the "really cool" close racing of the DTM, a championship he won before his Formula 1 graduation with…

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  89. Monday 2 May 2016

  90. Haryanto says he had 'nowhere to go' 14:18

    Haryanto says he had 'nowhere to go'

    Manor driver Rio Haryanto says that he was left with "nowhere to go" as he became the third retiree of the first-lap drama in Sunday's Russian Grand…

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  91. Thursday 28 April 2016

  92. Wehrlein: Manor now working as a team 09:38

    Wehrlein: Manor now working as a team

    Pascal Wehrlein says that Manor is starting to work together efficiently after the first three flyaway rounds of the season, as it continues its push towards…

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  93. Monday 18 April 2016

  94. Wehrlein: China pace proves hierarchy 15:22

    Wehrlein: China pace proves hierarchy

    Pascal Wehrlein believes that Manor's performance during the Chinese Grand Prix reflects its position in the 2016 pecking order, as the young German collected…

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  95. Saturday 16 April 2016

  96. Wehrlein: Bump hid patch of standing water 17:12

    Wehrlein: Bump hid patch of standing water

    Manor rookie Pascal Wehrlein says a bump along the pit straight hid a patch of water, which caused him to lose control of his car early on in Q1 at the Chinese…

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  97. Wednesday 13 April 2016

  98. Wehrlein: More to come from Manor 09:10

    Wehrlein: More to come from Manor

    Manor rookie Pascal Wehrlein is confident that the team still has substantial potential to unlock from the Mercedes-powered MRT05 following a promising showing…

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  99. Monday 4 April 2016

  100. Winners and Losers: Bahrain Grand Prix 16:06

    Winners and Losers: Bahrain Grand Prix

    Mercedes' Nico Rosberg collected his second victory of the year as his rivals encountered problems, while others shone beneath the lights. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  101. Wehrlein excited by Manor potential 15:32

    Wehrlein excited by Manor potential

    Pascal Wehrlein says he is excited to see just how far Manor can climb up the Formula 1 pecking order in 2016 after a battling performance at the Bahrain Grand…

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  102. Sunday 3 April 2016

  103. Wehrlein: Manor no comparison to Australia 08:33

    Wehrlein: Manor no comparison to Australia

    Pascal Wehrlein says Manor has made a substantial improvement across the past couple of weeks and that the MRT05 feels "completely different" compared to how it…

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  104. Sunday 20 March 2016

  105. Wehrlein impressed by strong first stint 16:42

    Wehrlein impressed by strong first stint

    Pascal Wehrlein expressed delight at finishing his maiden Formula 1 race in Australia and believes Manor can be encouraged by the pace it displayed during the…

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  106. Saturday 19 March 2016

  107. Manor duo eager for Formula 1 debut 14:06

    Manor duo eager for Formula 1 debut

    Manor pair Pascal Wehrlein and Rio Haryanto say they are eager for their Formula 1 debuts on Sunday, despite qualifying at the back of the grid. Haryanto…

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  108. Wednesday 16 March 2016

  109. Wehrlein shrugs off Mercedes pressure 12:52

    Wehrlein shrugs off Mercedes pressure

    Mercedes protégé Pascal Wehrlein has shrugged off the pressure from the manufacturer as he prepares to make his Formula 1 debut with Manor in Australia this…

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  110. Monday 7 March 2016

  111. Sutton: Story Behind the Shot - Barcelona (2) 14:26

    Sutton: Story Behind the Shot - Barcelona (2)

    Especially for lovers of motorsport photography, GPUpdate.net's event-by-event series, Story Behind the Shot, continues throughout the 2016 season. For the…

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  112. Friday 4 March 2016

  113. Wehrlein: Manor deficit now 'much smaller' 08:42

    Wehrlein: Manor deficit now 'much smaller'

    Pascal Wehrlein has expressed optimism over Manor Racing's potential during the 2016 season, describing the team's deficit as "much smaller" compared to…

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  114. Tuesday 16 February 2016

  115. Wehrlein presents helmet for F1 debut 13:48

    Wehrlein presents helmet for F1 debut

    Pascal Wehrlein has presented a new helmet design for his maiden season in Formula 1. Wehrlein, 21, was announced as Manor's first driver for the upcoming…

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