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  1. Wednesday 26 July 2017

  2. 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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  3. Friday 21 July 2017

  4. 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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  5. Wednesday 19 July 2017

  6. 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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  7. Monday 17 July 2017

  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. Sunday 16 July 2017

  11. 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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  12. Friday 14 July 2017

  13. 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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  14. Saturday 8 July 2017

  15. 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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  16. Friday 7 July 2017

  17. 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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  18. Thursday 6 July 2017

  19. 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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  20. Monday 26 June 2017

  21. 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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  22. Monday 19 June 2017

  23. 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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  24. Monday 12 June 2017

  25. 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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  26. 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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  27. Sunday 11 June 2017

  28. 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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  29. 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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  30. Saturday 10 June 2017

  31. 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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  32. Tuesday 30 May 2017

  33. 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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  34. Monday 29 May 2017

  35. 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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  36. Saturday 27 May 2017

  37. 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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  38. Thursday 25 May 2017

  39. '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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  40. Tuesday 16 May 2017

  41. 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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  42. Monday 15 May 2017

  43. 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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  44. Sunday 14 May 2017

  45. 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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  46. Saturday 13 May 2017

  47. 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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  48. Tuesday 9 May 2017

  49. 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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  50. Monday 1 May 2017

  51. 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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  52. Friday 21 April 2017

  53. 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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  54. Thursday 20 April 2017

  55. 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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  56. Sunday 16 April 2017

  57. 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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  58. 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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  59. Monday 10 April 2017

  60. 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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  61. Sunday 9 April 2017

  62. 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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  63. Sunday 2 April 2017

  64. 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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  65. Sunday 26 March 2017

  66. 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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  67. Saturday 25 March 2017

  68. 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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  69. Friday 24 March 2017

  70. 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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  71. Thursday 23 March 2017

  72. 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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  73. Wednesday 22 March 2017

  74. 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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  75. Saturday 18 March 2017

  76. 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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  77. Wednesday 1 March 2017

  78. 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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  79. Monday 27 February 2017

  80. 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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  81. Wednesday 8 February 2017

  82. 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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  83. Friday 30 December 2016

  84. 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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  85. Tuesday 20 December 2016

  86. 2016 review: Toro Rosso down on power 08:02

    2016 review: Toro Rosso down on power

    GPUpdate.net's team-by-team 2016 reviews continue with Toro Rosso, which was impacted by an early-season driver change, and held back by an old engine, though…

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  87. Monday 19 December 2016

  88. Sainz Jr. says RBR/STR seat swap 'tough' 11:32

    Sainz Jr. says RBR/STR seat swap 'tough'

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has admitted that Red Bull's decision to promote Max Verstappen early in the 2016 season was "tough" to take, but feels satisfied with how he…

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  89. Thursday 15 December 2016

  90. Red Bull rules out Mercedes/Sainz Jr. deal 09:24

    Red Bull rules out Mercedes/Sainz Jr. deal

    Red Bull team boss Christian Horner has made clear that Carlos Sainz Jr. is not an option for Mercedes, as the manufacturer pushes on with efforts to confirm…

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  91. Monday 28 November 2016

  92. Toro Rosso confirms Kvyat gearbox failure 10:34

    Toro Rosso confirms Kvyat gearbox failure

    Toro Rosso confirmed that an ailing gearbox truncated Daniil Kvyat's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on a difficult weekend for the team. Toro Rosso completed only…

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  93. Saturday 26 November 2016

  94. Toro Rosso's Abu Dhabi weekend 'very painful' 18:22

    Toro Rosso's Abu Dhabi weekend 'very painful'

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has described Toro Rosso's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix so far as "very painful" after practice issues hindered its qualifying efforts. Daniil Kvyat…

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  95. Thursday 24 November 2016

  96. 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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  97. Monday 14 November 2016

  98. Sainz Jr. enjoying late-season 'surprises' 09:15

    Sainz Jr. enjoying late-season 'surprises'

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. labelled himself as "super happy" as he claimed an unexpected sixth place during a rain-affected Brazilian Grand Prix. Sainz…

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  99. Friday 11 November 2016

  100. Räikkönen cleared over Sainz Jr. incident 19:39

    Räikkönen cleared over Sainz Jr. incident

    Brazilian Grand Prix stewards have opted to take no further action following an incident between Kimi Räikkönen and Carlos Sainz Jr. during practice at…

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  101. Monday 31 October 2016

  102. Kvyat: No consistency with F1 penalties 14:14

    Kvyat: No consistency with F1 penalties

    Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat criticised the inconsistent nature of stewarding decisions after he was penalised for passing Romain Grosjean off-track during…

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  103. Friday 28 October 2016

  104. F1 drivers against Ecclestone 'wall' proposal 10:24

    F1 drivers against Ecclestone 'wall' proposal

    Formula 1 drivers have spoken out against Bernie Ecclestone's proposal that Grand Prix circuits should build walls around corners to discourage the field from…

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  105. Monday 24 October 2016

  106. Winners and Losers: United States Grand Prix 16:32

    Winners and Losers: United States Grand Prix

    Lewis Hamilton claimed his seventh victory of the campaign but Nico Rosberg still controls the title race after bagging second position. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  107. Sainz Jr. says sixth place 'feels like a win' 00:14

    Sainz Jr. says sixth place 'feels like a win'

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says his sixth-place finish in the United States Grand Prix, the joint-best result of his Formula 1 career to date, "feels like a win". Toro…

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  108. Monday 10 October 2016

  109. Kvyat: STR 'just nowhere' in straight line 13:44

    Kvyat: STR 'just nowhere' in straight line

    Daniil Kvyat reckons Toro Rosso achieved the maximum result it could in Japan after conceding that its STR11 was "just nowhere" in terms of straight line…

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  110. Friday 7 October 2016

  111. Sainz Jr. hopes to convert practice speed 12:22

    Sainz Jr. hopes to convert practice speed

    Carlos Sainz Jr. is hopeful that Toro Rosso can convert its Friday practice form across the rest of the weekend after he squeezed into the top 10 at…

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  112. Thursday 6 October 2016

  113. Drivers will need physical 'step' for new cars 10:02

    Drivers will need physical 'step' for new cars

    Formula 1 drivers will need to make a sizeable physical "step" over the winter period to prepare for the demands of driving 2017-spec cars, according to Toro…

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  114. Friday 28 July 2017

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