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  1. Monday 16 January 2017

  2. Massa re-joins Williams on one-year deal 14:38

    Massa re-joins Williams on one-year deal

    Williams has announced that Felipe Massa has agreed to re-join the team on a one-year deal for the 2017 season, to race alongside rookie driver Lance Stroll…

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  3. Sunday 15 January 2017

  4. Williams sure Massa will still be motivated 14:54

    Williams sure Massa will still be motivated

    Williams Deputy Team Principal Claire Williams is sure that Felipe Massa would still be motivated to compete in Formula 1, should he drive for the team in…

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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. Monday 2 January 2017

  8. Alesi warns Massa over Formula 1 return 14:28

    Alesi warns Massa over Formula 1 return

    Jean Alesi believes that Felipe Massa would be making a mistake if he returns to Williams in place of Valtteri Bottas, who is set to join Mercedes as Lewis…

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  9. Tuesday 20 December 2016

  10. 'Massa agrees to race for Williams in 2017' 18:23

    'Massa agrees to race for Williams in 2017'

    Felipe Massa has accepted an offer to come out of retirement and compete for Williams in 2017, paving the way for Valtteri Bottas to join Mercedes as Lewis…

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  11. Friday 16 December 2016

  12. 2016 review: Williams drops back to fifth 08:01

    2016 review: Williams drops back to fifth

    GPUpdate.net's team-by-team 2016 reviews continue with Williams, which dropped from third to fifth in the standings, as Valtteri Bottas dominated Felipe Massa…

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  13. Sunday 27 November 2016

  14. Massa leaves Formula 1 'with my head up' 16:24

    Massa leaves Formula 1 'with my head up'

    Felipe Massa says he can bow out of Formula 1 "with my head up" after he finished his 250th and final Grand Prix in the sport in ninth position. Massa…

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  15. Saturday 26 November 2016

  16. Massa expected more from sole Q3 effort 16:53

    Massa expected more from sole Q3 effort

    Felipe Massa conceded that he expected more from his Q3 effort as he finished at the foot of the top 10 in his final Formula 1 qualifying session at the Abu…

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  17. Thursday 24 November 2016

  18. Overview: F1's battles down the pack 07:42

    Overview: F1's battles down the pack

    While the attention this weekend will fall on the scrap for the title between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton, there are several other battles further down the…

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  19. Wednesday 23 November 2016

  20. Massa poised for emotional final race 14:58

    Massa poised for emotional final race

    Felipe Massa says he is expecting another emotional weekend as he prepares to start his 250th and final Formula 1 race at the season-closing Abu Dhabi Grand…

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  21. Wednesday 16 November 2016

  22. Mark Sutton: Story Behind the Shot - Brazil 09:12

    Mark Sutton: Story Behind the Shot - Brazil

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

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  23. Sunday 13 November 2016

  24. Massa thanks fans for 'amazing' reaction 21:57

    Massa thanks fans for 'amazing' reaction

    Felipe Massa thanked fans for their "amazing" reaction after he retired from the Brazilian Grand Prix, his final Formula 1 race on home soil. Massa was…

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  25. Massa to run special helmet in last home race 12:50

    Massa to run special helmet in last home race

    Williams driver Felipe Massa has revealed a special helmet design for Sunday afternoon's Brazilian Grand Prix, in which he will make his final Formula 1…

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  26. Massa pins Williams' Q2 slump on tyres 10:32

    Massa pins Williams' Q2 slump on tyres

    Felipe Massa has pinned Williams' double Q2 elimination at the Brazilian Grand Prix on tyre troubles, after a sudden onset of understeer. Massa and team-mate…

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  27. Friday 11 November 2016

  28. Williams 'pleasantly surprised' by speed 19:49

    Williams 'pleasantly surprised' by speed

    Williams performance chief Rob Smedley says the team was "pleasantly surprised" by its speed on the first day of practice for the Brazilian Grand…

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  29. Massa to run tweaked Williams/Martini livery 11:12

    Massa to run tweaked Williams/Martini livery

    Felipe Massa will run with a tweaked livery during this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos, his final home race in Formula 1, courtesy of Williams…

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  30. Thursday 10 November 2016

  31. 05:32

    Video of the Day: Massa makes 'Fast Friends'

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  32. Tuesday 8 November 2016

  33. Massa dreams of podium in final home race 13:00

    Massa dreams of podium in final home race

    Felipe Massa says that he "will do everything I can" to claim a podium finish in his final home race at this weekend's Brazilian Grand Prix, before retiring…

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  34. Monday 31 October 2016

  35. Williams drivers not giving up on fourth 08:32

    Williams drivers not giving up on fourth

    Williams drivers Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa remain optimistic of helping the team reclaim fourth position from Force India, despite falling further behind…

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  36. Tuesday 25 October 2016

  37. Massa joins Race of Champions line-up 15:12

    Massa joins Race of Champions line-up

    Outgoing Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa has joined the line-up for the upcoming Race of Champions, which will take place in Miami in January. Massa, whose…

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  38. Sunday 23 October 2016

  39. No further action over Alonso/Massa clash 23:31

    No further action over Alonso/Massa clash

    No further action will be taken over the clash between Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa in the closing stages of the United States Grand Prix, it has been…

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  40. Wednesday 19 October 2016

  41. Williams fearful of bumpy Austin track 13:00

    Williams fearful of bumpy Austin track

    Williams technical chief Pat Symonds is wary of worsening bumps at the Circuit of the Americas after a double retirement from last year's race. Felipe Massa…

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  42. Monday 10 October 2016

  43. Bottas hoped to have Williams priority 12:56

    Bottas hoped to have Williams priority

    Valtteri Bottas reckons Williams maximised its approach to the Japanese Grand Prix but felt he should have been handed the preferable strategy. Bottas and…

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  44. Saturday 8 October 2016

  45. Massa, Magnussen both handed reprimands 10:23

    Massa, Magnussen both handed reprimands

    Williams' Felipe Massa and Renault's Kevin Magnussen have been handed reprimands for exceeding the time between Safety Car lines during qualifying for the…

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  46. Thursday 29 September 2016

  47. Massa has no regrets over retirement call 12:02

    Massa has no regrets over retirement call

    Felipe Massa says he has no regrets over his decision to retire from Formula 1 at the end of the season, and insists his approach to racing has not changed as a…

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  48. Friday 16 September 2016

  49. Massa: Qualifying pace needs work 18:52

    Massa: Qualifying pace needs work

    Felipe Massa reckons Williams has to improve its one-lap pace after a "tricky" pair of practice sessions in Singapore on Friday. Massa, who will retire from…

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  50. Saturday 10 September 2016

  51. 05:23

    Video of the Day: Williams' 'Fast Friends'

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  52. Monday 5 September 2016

  53. Bottas: Reclaiming P4 a confidence boost 09:12

    Bottas: Reclaiming P4 a confidence boost

    Valtteri Bottas reckons reclaiming fourth in the championship standings at the Italian Grand Prix will serve as a confidence boost for Williams ahead of the…

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  54. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Massa's retirement message

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  55. Saturday 3 September 2016

  56. Bottas: Monza qualifying 'one of my best' 15:47

    Bottas: Monza qualifying 'one of my best'

    Williams driver Valtteri Bottas has described his final lap to claim fifth on the grid for the Italian Grand Prix as "one of my best". Bottas outqualified…

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  57. Thursday 1 September 2016

  58. Williams: Massa key part of team's revival 13:46

    Williams: Massa key part of team's revival

    Claire Williams has paid tribute to Felipe Massa for his contribution to Williams over the past two-and-a-half seasons and says he will be missed by the…

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  59. Massa says he will leave Formula 1 'proud' 13:19

    Massa says he will leave Formula 1 'proud'

    Felipe Massa says that he will leave Formula 1 "proud" of what he has achieved, after announcing his retirement during a press conference at the Italian Grand…

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  60. Massa announces retirement from Formula 1 12:45

    Massa announces retirement from Formula 1

    Felipe Massa has announced that he will retire from Formula 1 at the end of the 2016 season, after stints at Sauber, Ferrari and Williams, bringing down the…

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  61. Saturday 27 August 2016

  62. Massa: Williams/Force India fight 'tough' 07:36

    Massa: Williams/Force India fight 'tough'

    Felipe Massa says Williams faces a "tough" fight against Force India to secure fourth in the standings, with the two teams closely matched heading into the…

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  63. Monday 1 August 2016

  64. Bottas left to rue length of final stint 09:12

    Bottas left to rue length of final stint

    Valtteri Bottas expressed his frustration at Williams' tyre strategy after he spent half of his German Grand Prix on one set of tyres, and faced severe…

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  65. Saturday 30 July 2016

  66. Sainz Jr. gets three-place grid penalty 15:39

    Sainz Jr. gets three-place grid penalty

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has been given a three-place grid penalty for the German Grand Prix, after it was deemed that he blocked Felipe Massa in Saturday's qualifying…

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  67. Monday 25 July 2016

  68. Winners and Losers: Hungarian Grand Prix 16:28

    Winners and Losers: Hungarian Grand Prix

    Lewis Hamilton moved ahead of Nico Rosberg with his fifth win of the campaign, as the Red Bull and Ferrari drivers battled. GPUpdate.net presents its winners…

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  69. Massa lapped twice during 'terrible' race 13:36

    Massa lapped twice during 'terrible' race

    Felipe Massa described his Hungarian Grand Prix as "terrible" as he battled persistent steering wheel issues en route to an 18th-place finish, two laps down on…

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  70. Friday 15 July 2016

  71. Feature: Massa's past, present and future 16:02

    Feature: Massa's past, present and future

    Felipe Massa is one of the most experienced drivers on the Formula 1 grid, with close to 250 race starts, but it remains to be seen if he will be able to add to…

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  72. Monday 11 July 2016

  73. Williams drivers pin struggles on tyres 11:02

    Williams drivers pin struggles on tyres

    Williams drivers Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas were left to lament major tyre troubles as they failed to record a point in a lacklustre British Grand Prix…

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  74. Friday 8 July 2016

  75. Williams deficit 'bigger than expected' 19:52

    Williams deficit 'bigger than expected'

    Williams' deficit to the front of the Formula 1 field was "bigger than expected" during Friday practice for the British Grand Prix, according to Valtteri…

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  76. Sunday 3 July 2016

  77. Massa changes wing, to start from pits 12:55

    Massa changes wing, to start from pits

    Felipe Massa has been forced to start the Austrian Grand Prix from the pit lane, along with Daniil Kvyat, after Williams discovered damage on his…

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  78. Bottas eyes top-five race challenge 08:42

    Bottas eyes top-five race challenge

    Valtteri Bottas is hopeful that Williams can challenge for the top five positions in Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix, despite a low key qualifying session at the…

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  79. Monday 20 June 2016

  80. Williams dips under two-second pit-stop 11:44

    Williams dips under two-second pit-stop

    Williams' impressive pit-stop performances during the 2016 season continued at the European Grand Prix as the outfit broke the two-second barrier with Felipe…

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  81. Bottas: Sixth the maximum for Williams 10:37

    Bottas: Sixth the maximum for Williams

    Valtteri Bottas says he achieved the maximum available to himself and Williams in the European Grand Prix, as he recorded a top six finish in a drama-free…

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  82. Monday 13 June 2016

  83. Massa halted by water system issue 10:16

    Massa halted by water system issue

    Felipe Massa's retirement from the Canadian Grand Prix was the result of a water system problem that caused his power unit to overheat, Williams has…

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  84. Friday 10 June 2016

  85. Williams 'analysing everything' over Massa off 20:54

    Williams 'analysing everything' over Massa off

    Felipe Massa says Williams is still working to understand the exact cause of the DRS problem which triggered the Brazilian's accident during the first practice…

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  86. Wednesday 8 June 2016

  87. Massa sets sights on Canada podium 12:52

    Massa sets sights on Canada podium

    Felipe Massa is optimistic that Williams will be able to fight for the podium positions when Formula 1 reconvenes at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Canada…

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  88. Thursday 2 June 2016

  89. Massa 'still motivated' to stay in Formula 1 07:34

    Massa 'still motivated' to stay in Formula 1

    Felipe Massa has insisted that he is "still motivated and happy" to compete in Formula 1 beyond his current Williams contract, which expires at the end of the…

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  90. Thursday 19 May 2016

  91. 05:26

    Video of the Day: Williams motorhome tour

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  92. Monday 16 May 2016

  93. Bottas: Fifth was 'maximum' for Williams 09:36

    Bottas: Fifth was 'maximum' for Williams

    Valtteri Bottas believes that his fifth place finish in Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix represented the "maximum" result available to Williams at the end of a…

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  94. Saturday 14 May 2016

  95. Massa wants 'more margin' after Q1 exit 13:33

    Massa wants 'more margin' after Q1 exit

    Felipe Massa expressed his frustration at being able to run only once in Q1 as he was eliminated at the first hurdle during qualifying for the Spanish Grand…

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  96. Tuesday 10 May 2016

  97. Massa sets Williams podium target 13:16

    Massa sets Williams podium target

    Felipe Massa has set Williams the target of finishing on the podium at this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix, after the team's best result of the season in Russia…

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  98. Sunday 1 May 2016

  99. Williams pair positive despite missing podium 17:29

    Williams pair positive despite missing podium

    Williams drivers Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa described the team's Russian Grand Prix as "positive" despite missing out on the podium places. Bottas…

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  100. Sunday 17 April 2016

  101. Massa thrills in defence against Hamilton 11:24

    Massa thrills in defence against Hamilton

    Williams driver Felipe Massa believes he achieved the best result available to him during the Chinese Grand Prix and says holding off Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton…

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  102. Saturday 16 April 2016

  103. Bottas says fifth was 'maximum' for Williams 15:24

    Bottas says fifth was 'maximum' for Williams

    Valtteri Bottas says fifth place on the grid at the Chinese Grand Prix was the "maximum" possible for Williams and believes his Q3 lap was his best of the…

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  104. Friday 15 April 2016

  105. Massa 'trusts' Williams after FP1 issues 09:17

    Massa 'trusts' Williams after FP1 issues

    Felipe Massa says he fully trusts Williams' judgment after it was forced to carry out wheel changes between practice sessions in China. Massa and Bottas…

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  106. Pirelli: FP1 incidents 'not tyre related' 06:51

    Pirelli: FP1 incidents 'not tyre related'

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has confirmed that Felipe Massa and Kevin Magnussen's issues during first practice for the Chinese Grand Prix were "not tyre…

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  107. Saturday 2 April 2016

  108. Massa encouraged by new front wing 20:10

    Massa encouraged by new front wing

    Felipe Massa says Williams needs more time to optimise its new front wing but was encouraged after sampling the upgrade for the first time at the Bahrain Grand…

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  109. Thursday 25 February 2016

  110. Williams frustrated by end to first test 18:49

    Williams frustrated by end to first test

    Williams was left frustrated after completing its lowest mileage total on the final day of the opening pre-season test session at Barcelona. Felipe Massa…

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