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  1. Monday 18 September 2017

  2. Singapore Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:00

    Singapore Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton took a giant leap towards the title with victory on a circuit expected to favour Ferrari, after a dramatic first lap. GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  3. Sunday 17 September 2017

  4. Sainz Jr. wanted 'perfect' weekend for STR 16:38

    Sainz Jr. wanted 'perfect' weekend for STR

    Carlos Sainz Jr. expressed his delight at delivering a "perfect" weekend for Toro Rosso in Singapore after confirmation that he will be joining Renault next…

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  5. Friday 15 September 2017

  6. Renault: Sainz Jr. signing will boost team 12:22

    Renault: Sainz Jr. signing will boost team

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul believes the recruitment of Carlos Sainz Jr. will drive the manufacturer forward in 2018, as it strives to move up the…

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  7. Sainz Jr. to join Renault for 2018 season 11:48

    Sainz Jr. to join Renault for 2018 season

    Renault has confirmed that Carlos Sainz Jr. will race for the team in 2018, alongside Nico Hülkenberg, completing the manufacturer's driver line-up. Sainz…

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  8. Sainz Jr. to step aside for Gelael in FP1 08:02

    Sainz Jr. to step aside for Gelael in FP1

    Toro Rosso has confirmed that Carlos Sainz Jr. will step aside for Sean Gelael during first practice for the Singapore Grand Prix. Gelael, 20, from…

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  9. Thursday 14 September 2017

  10. Palmer adamant he will see out season 11:54

    Palmer adamant he will see out season

    Jolyon Palmer is adamant that he will complete the remainder of the Formula 1 season in a race seat with Renault, amid reports suggesting Carlos Sainz Jr. could…

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  11. Manager: Sainz Jr. 'close' to Renault deal 11:18

    Manager: Sainz Jr. 'close' to Renault deal

    Carlos Sainz Jr. is "close" to a deal which will see him switch to Renault for the 2018 season, according to his manager, but suggestions he could move as early…

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  12. Sunday 10 September 2017

  13. Video: STR Drivers' Kitchen: Mascarpone 05:42

    Video: STR Drivers' Kitchen: Mascarpone

    In the third installment of its cooking challenge, Toro Rosso gets Carlos Sainz Jr. and Daniil Kvyat to make Mascarpone...

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  14. Monday 4 September 2017

  15. Toro Rosso lacked pace for points - Sainz Jr. 15:04

    Toro Rosso lacked pace for points - Sainz Jr.

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has accepted that Toro Rosso simply lacked pace to be able to compete for the top 10 at the Italian Grand Prix, as his run of points finishes…

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  16. Friday 1 September 2017

  17. Red Bull pair, Sainz Jr. take engine penalties 11:33

    Red Bull pair, Sainz Jr. take engine penalties

    Stewards at the Italian Grand Prix have confirmed that Daniel Ricciardo (20 places), Max Verstappen (15 places) and Carlos Sainz Jr. (10 places) will join…

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  18. Wednesday 30 August 2017

  19. Video: Monza 360° flying lap with Sainz Jr. 15:24

    Video: Monza 360° flying lap with Sainz Jr.

    Join Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. for a 360° lap of the Autodromo Nazionale Monza, home of the Italian Grand Prix.

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  20. Monday 14 August 2017

  21. Mid-season review: STR inches towards goal 08:44

    Mid-season review: STR inches towards goal

    GPUpdate.net resumes its 2017 mid-season Formula 1 review series by taking a look at Toro Rosso's campaign, as the Faenza-based squad strives to finally realise…

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  22. Wednesday 9 August 2017

  23. F1 has 'two different categories' - Sainz Jr. 15:38

    F1 has 'two different categories' - Sainz Jr.

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. believes Formula 1 has "two different categories" in 2017 due to the performance gap between the leading three teams and the…

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  24. Monday 31 July 2017

  25. Hungarian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:22

    Hungarian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel overcame a steering issue to head a Ferrari 1-2 finish as the Red Bull drivers collided on the opening lap. GPUpdate.net presents its winners…

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  26. Sainz Jr says seventh 'like gold' for STR 07:43

    Sainz Jr says seventh 'like gold' for STR

    Carlos Sainz Jr. labelled seventh place at the Hungarian Grand Prix as "like gold" for Toro Rosso, with the team closing on Williams in the Constructors…

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  27. Wednesday 26 July 2017

  28. Video: Hungaroring 360° lap with Sainz Jr. 05:50

    Video: Hungaroring 360° lap with Sainz Jr.

    Join Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. for a 360° virtual lap of the Hungaroring, home to this weekend's Hungarian GP.

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  29. Friday 21 July 2017

  30. Feature: STR reaches nadir after clash 13:56

    Feature: STR reaches nadir after clash

    Toro Rosso has scored just four points in four races, its prospects in Britain severely dented by a first-lap collision between its drivers. GPUpdate.net looks…

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  31. Wednesday 19 July 2017

  32. Sainz Jr. has learned from saga over future 12:32

    Sainz Jr. has learned from saga over future

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he has learned from the confusion over his Formula 1 future, which swirled around the Spaniard at the Austrian Grand Prix. Sainz Jr.…

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  33. Monday 17 July 2017

  34. British Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:44

    British Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton's spiritual ownership of Silverstone continued with a dominant display, while title rival Sebastian Vettel was left deflated. GPUpdate.net…

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  35. Kvyat queries penalty, criticises Sainz Jr. 13:04

    Kvyat queries penalty, criticises Sainz Jr.

    Daniil Kvyat has queried the decision of the British Grand Prix stewards to penalise him for a first-lap error, and believes Toro Rosso team-mate Carlos Sainz…

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  36. Sunday 16 July 2017

  37. Kvyat three points from ban after clash 14:08

    Kvyat three points from ban after clash

    Daniil Kvyat has edged closer to a one-race ban after he received more penalty points in the wake of a first-lap collision at the British Grand Prix. Kvyat…

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  38. Friday 14 July 2017

  39. STR cleared after wheel tether tape incident 10:24

    STR cleared after wheel tether tape incident

    The FIA has cleared Toro Rosso of any wrongdoing after the team was alleged to have attempted to enter a car in an unsafe condition at this weekend's British…

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  40. Saturday 8 July 2017

  41. Sainz Jr. to keep comments 'more internal' 09:24

    Sainz Jr. to keep comments 'more internal'

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he will now stay "more internal" with Red Bull following the commotion caused by the comments he made over his Formula 1 future earlier…

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  42. Friday 7 July 2017

  43. Horner critical of 'disingenuous' Sainz Jr. 11:32

    Horner critical of 'disingenuous' Sainz Jr.

    Red Bull team boss Christian Horner has criticised Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. for making "disingenuous" comments about his future in Formula 1. On…

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  44. Thursday 6 July 2017

  45. Sainz Jr. says 2018 STR seat 'unlikely' 16:35

    Sainz Jr. says 2018 STR seat 'unlikely'

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says that he considers a fourth year at Toro Rosso "unlikely", suggesting his Formula 1 future beyond 2017 lies elsewhere. Sainz Jr.…

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  46. Monday 26 June 2017

  47. Sainz Jr. calls first-lap spin a 'sacrifice' 12:46

    Sainz Jr. calls first-lap spin a 'sacrifice'

    Carlos Sainz Jr. labelled his first-lap spin at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix as a "sacrifice" as he rotated his STR12 in order to avoid Toro Rosso team-mate Daniil…

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  48. Monday 19 June 2017

  49. Sainz Jr. wants to challenge for title in 2018 10:06

    Sainz Jr. wants to challenge for title in 2018

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. says he wants to step up to Red Bull in 2018 and fight for the title, as he continues to make an impression in his third…

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  50. Monday 12 June 2017

  51. Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 17:24

    Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton dominated to take his third win of the campaign, while Valtteri Bottas completed a 1-2 for the Mercedes team. GPUpdate.net presents its winners…

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  52. Grosjean: Sainz Jr. move like Spa 2012 12:22

    Grosjean: Sainz Jr. move like Spa 2012

    Haas driver Romain Grosjean likened Carlos Sainz Jr.'s actions on the opening lap of the Canadian Grand Prix to his own driving at the start of the Belgian…

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  53. Sunday 11 June 2017

  54. Sainz Jr. gets three-place Baku grid drop 23:18

    Sainz Jr. gets three-place Baku grid drop

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has been given a three-place grid penalty for the next round of the season in Azerbaijan after his first-lap clash with Romain Grosjean at the…

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  55. Sainz Jr. critical of Toro Rosso approach 11:20

    Sainz Jr. critical of Toro Rosso approach

    Carlos Sainz Jr. criticised Toro Rosso for its approach during qualifying for the Canadian Grand Prix, believing he and team-mate Daniil Kvyat were not afforded…

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  56. Saturday 10 June 2017

  57. Sainz Jr. reprimanded for practice incident 08:46

    Sainz Jr. reprimanded for practice incident

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. has been reprimanded for driving in a "potentially dangerous" manner during the second practice session for the Canadian Grand…

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  58. Tuesday 30 May 2017

  59. Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:02

    Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel overhauled Ferrari team-mate Kimi Räikkönen to lead a Ferrari 1-2 at the Monaco Grand Prix, increasing his championship lead in the process.…

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  60. Monday 29 May 2017

  61. Sainz Jr. revels in 'faultless' run to sixth 08:34

    Sainz Jr. revels in 'faultless' run to sixth

    Carlos Sainz Jr. described a "faultless" Monaco Grand Prix showing, as he qualified and finished sixth, keeping Lewis Hamilton at bay in the closing…

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  62. Saturday 27 May 2017

  63. Sainz Jr. surprised by qualifying result 17:20

    Sainz Jr. surprised by qualifying result

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. has admitted that he did not expect to finish the Monaco Grand Prix qualifying hour as the sixth-fastest driver. Sainz Jr. and…

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  64. Thursday 25 May 2017

  65. 'STR must not get overexcited' - Kvyat 17:57

    'STR must not get overexcited' - Kvyat

    Daniil Kvyat says Toro Rosso must not get overexcited with its position towards the front of the Formula 1 pack during Thursday practice in Monaco. Both…

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  66. Tuesday 16 May 2017

  67. Video: Sainz Jr. visits own grandstand 12:02

    Video: Sainz Jr. visits own grandstand

    Follow Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. as he visits his own grandstand at the Spanish Grand Prix.

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  68. Monday 15 May 2017

  69. Sainz Jr. thrilled by recovery to points 11:20

    Sainz Jr. thrilled by recovery to points

    Carlos Sainz Jr. delighted in his recovery at his home race in Spain to record seventh place, equalling his best result of the nascent 2017 campaign. Sainz…

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  70. Sunday 14 May 2017

  71. Kvyat driving with 'absolutely no grip' 09:14

    Kvyat driving with 'absolutely no grip'

    Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat says he had "absolutely no grip" as he struggled to 20th and last during qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix. Kvyat, one…

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  72. Saturday 13 May 2017

  73. Video of the Day: STR's kitchen - Part 1 05:38

    Video of the Day: STR's kitchen - Part 1

    Carlos Sainz Jr. and Daniil Kvyat star in the first part of Toro Rosso's 'Driver's Kitchen' series.

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  74. Tuesday 9 May 2017

  75. Sainz Jr. expands home stand for 2017 12:03

    Sainz Jr. expands home stand for 2017

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has expanded his grandstand for this year's Spanish Grand Prix. Sainz Jr. was given his own grandstand at his home Grand Prix last year, but…

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  76. Monday 1 May 2017

  77. Sainz Jr. reckons point was STR's limit 11:10

    Sainz Jr. reckons point was STR's limit

    Carlos Sainz Jr. reckons Toro Rosso extracted the maximum from its package as he rounded out the top 10 in Russia, adding another point to the team's…

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  78. Friday 21 April 2017

  79. Kvyat aims for complete home showing 15:32

    Kvyat aims for complete home showing

    Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat has targeted a more complete performance at his home Grand Prix in Russia next weekend, after mixed showings over the past three…

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  80. Thursday 20 April 2017

  81. Video of the Day: Toro Rosso kitchen 05:32

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso kitchen

    Watch a preview for Toro Rosso's cookery class with drivers Carlos Sainz Jr. and Daniil Kvyat...

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  82. Sunday 16 April 2017

  83. Sainz Jr. gets grid drop for Russian GP 19:19

    Sainz Jr. gets grid drop for Russian GP

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has been handed a three-place grid penalty for the Russian Grand Prix after he was deemed the guilty party in a collision with Lance Stroll in…

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  84. Sainz Jr. annoyed to miss 'great chance' 10:05

    Sainz Jr. annoyed to miss 'great chance'

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. expressed his frustration after missing a "great chance" to qualify inside the top 10 for the Bahrain Grand Prix due to another…

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  85. Monday 10 April 2017

  86. Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:36

    Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton won at the Shanghai International Circuit for the fifth time in his career, as some drivers starred and others struggled. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  87. Sunday 9 April 2017

  88. Toro Rosso thought I was crazy – Sainz Jr. 10:36

    Toro Rosso thought I was crazy – Sainz Jr.

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says Toro Rosso's engineers thought he was "crazy" when he opted to start the Chinese Grand Prix on the Super Soft tyres. Pre-race rain had…

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  89. Sunday 2 April 2017

  90. Video of the Day: 'Art of Cornering' in F1 05:32

    Video of the Day: 'Art of Cornering' in F1

    Toro Rosso highlights 'The Art of Cornering' in Formula 1 in this special video, featuring Carlos Sainz Jr.

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  91. Sunday 26 March 2017

  92. Sainz Jr. hails 'confidence boost' for STR 11:02

    Sainz Jr. hails 'confidence boost' for STR

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says Toro Rosso's performance at the Australian Grand Prix has acted as "confidence boost" for the team following a mixed pre-season…

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  93. Saturday 25 March 2017

  94. Sainz Jr. relieved after Q1, Q2 struggles 10:00

    Sainz Jr. relieved after Q1, Q2 struggles

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he was relieved to take eighth on the grid for the Australian Grand Prix after struggling with the balance of his STR12 during the early…

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  95. Friday 24 March 2017

  96. Sainz Jr. stresses Toro Rosso cannot relax 10:14

    Sainz Jr. stresses Toro Rosso cannot relax

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has stressed that Toro Rosso cannot afford to relax, following an encouraging day for the team during practice for the season-opening…

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  97. Thursday 23 March 2017

  98. Video: Toro Rosso drivers in Casio time trial 08:02

    Video: Toro Rosso drivers in Casio time trial

    Toro Rosso drivers Carlos Sainz Jr. and Daniil Kvyat take part in a time trial with partner Casio at St. Kilda.

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  99. Wednesday 22 March 2017

  100. Sainz Jr. optimistic of points-scoring start 14:44

    Sainz Jr. optimistic of points-scoring start

    Carlos Sainz Jr. is confident he can take a strong haul of points from this weekend's Australian Grand Prix, as he bids to improve on his previous two top 10…

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  101. Saturday 18 March 2017

  102. Sainz Jr: 2016 form won't help 2018 talks 15:44

    Sainz Jr: 2016 form won't help 2018 talks

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says his eye-catching performances over the course of the 2016 campaign will be irrelevant to Formula 1 teams when they are deciding their…

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  103. Wednesday 1 March 2017

  104. Toro Rosso hindered by drivetrain issues 18:18

    Toro Rosso hindered by drivetrain issues

    Toro Rosso has revealed that repeat drivetrain problems severely hindered its programme on the penultimate day of the first pre-season test in…

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  105. Monday 27 February 2017

  106. Sainz Jr. baffled by top-team mileage 19:23

    Sainz Jr. baffled by top-team mileage

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he "doesn't understand" how Mercedes and Ferrari were able to rack up so much mileage on the first day of pre-season testing in…

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  107. Wednesday 8 February 2017

  108. Insight: How hard will drivers work in 2017? 08:02

    Insight: How hard will drivers work in 2017?

    Formula 1 will enter a new technical era in 2017, led by overhauled aerodynamics and wider Pirelli tyres. GPUpdate.net got the lowdown on how much drivers will…

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  109. Friday 30 December 2016

  110. Sainz Jr. 'proud' of development in 2016 16:22

    Sainz Jr. 'proud' of development in 2016

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. believes he can be "proud" of his second season in the sport, and feels he developed into a "completely different driver" over the…

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  111. Wednesday 20 September 2017

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