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  1. Sunday 19 April 2015

  2. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Verstappen vs Sainz Jr.

    F1
  3. Tuesday 14 April 2015

  4. Sainz Jr. to undertake Aragón demonstration 08:42

    Sainz Jr. to undertake Aragón demonstration

    Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz Jr. will return to the Formula Renault 3.5 paddock next weekend when he demonstrates a Formula 1 car at the opening round of the…

    F1
  5. Sunday 12 April 2015

  6. Sainz Jr. laments gearbox problem 13:13

    Sainz Jr. laments gearbox problem

    Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz Jr. believes that a gearbox problem cost him a shot at finishing in the points at the Chinese Grand Prix. Sainz Jr. had a…

    F1
  7. Saturday 28 March 2015

  8. Verstappen happy with first Q3 appearance 12:43

    Verstappen happy with first Q3 appearance

    Max Verstappen declared himself happy after he equalled father Jos' best Formula 1 qualifying performance by setting the sixth quickest time ahead of the…

    F1
  9. Sunday 15 March 2015

  10. Sainz Jr: More than ninth place possible 11:21

    Sainz Jr: More than ninth place possible

    Carlos Sainz Jr. expressed happiness at claiming ninth place on his Formula 1 debut with Toro Rosso, but believes that the squad should have collected more than…

    F1
  11. Friday 13 March 2015

  12. Battery problem hinders Verstappen's progress 09:45

    Battery problem hinders Verstappen's progress

    Toro Rosso says that a sensor issue in the battery of Max Verstappen's STR10 was the reason for the Dutchman being able to complete only six laps during second…

    F1
  13. Saturday 7 March 2015

  14. Feature: Sainz Jr. on his second chance 14:44

    Feature: Sainz Jr. on his second chance

    While Max Verstappen has stolen the headlines over the winter, his Toro Rosso team-mate is also a youngster primed to make his mark in Formula 1. GPUpdate.net…

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  15. Thursday 26 February 2015

  16. Sainz Jr. encouraged by Toro Rosso upgrade 18:09

    Sainz Jr. encouraged by Toro Rosso upgrade

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he is pleased with the upgrade package Toro Rosso has brought to the final pre-season in Barcelona. Toro Rosso's STR10 features a new…

    F1
  17. Wednesday 25 February 2015

  18. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso duo draw circuit

    F1
  19. Tuesday 24 February 2015

  20. Tost expects evenly matched Toro Rosso duo 14:00

    Tost expects evenly matched Toro Rosso duo

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says he expects Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr. to be evenly matched during their rookie campaigns in Formula 1 this…

    F1
  21. Monday 23 February 2015

  22. Toro Rosso announces schedule for final test 13:01

    Toro Rosso announces schedule for final test

    Toro Rosso has confirmed its driver line-up for this week's final pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Carlos Sainz Jr. will open running…

    F1
  23. Saturday 21 February 2015

  24. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso pair go karting

    F1
  25. Friday 20 February 2015

  26. Sainz Jr. accepts blame for test spin 17:49

    Sainz Jr. accepts blame for test spin

    Carlos Sainz Jr. lamented a "slightly difficult day" for Toro Rosso as he scuppered his race simulation by spinning off track on the second day of testing at…

    F1
  27. Sunday 8 February 2015

  28. 05:08

    Video of the Day: Sainz Jr. on 2015 season

    F1
  29. Wednesday 14 January 2015

  30. Coulthard fears inexperience could hurt STR 12:06

    Coulthard fears inexperience could hurt STR

    Ex-Formula 1 driver David Coulthard believes that Toro Rosso could be hindered in 2015 due to the inexperienced nature of its driver line-up. Toro Rosso will…

    F1
  31. Tuesday 13 January 2015

  32. Toro Rosso confirms Jerez test line-up 13:45

    Toro Rosso confirms Jerez test line-up

    Toro Rosso has become the first Formula 1 team to confirm its driver schedule for the opening pre-season test, which takes place at Jerez from February…

    F1
  33. Wednesday 17 December 2014

  34. 13:49

    Video: Carlos Sainz's title-winning season

    FR 3.5
  35. Saturday 29 November 2014

  36. Sainz Jr. to race number 55 in Formula 1 18:03

    Sainz Jr. to race number 55 in Formula 1

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has confirmed that he will use 55 as his permanent race number in Formula 1. Sainz Jr. was announced as a Toro Rosso driver for next season…

    F1
  37. Sainz Jr. aware 2015 will be a 'challenge' 11:26

    Sainz Jr. aware 2015 will be a 'challenge'

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he is aware that he and future team-mate Max Verstappen face a "challenging" time when they link up at Toro Rosso in 2015. Formula…

    F1
  38. Friday 28 November 2014

  39. Marko: Abu Dhabi test proved Sainz Jr. is ready 18:22

    Marko: Abu Dhabi test proved Sainz Jr. is ready

    Red Bull Motorsport Consultant Helmut Marko says Carlos Sainz Jr.'s performance at this week's post-race test in Abu Dhabi convinced him that the Spaniard is…

    F1
  40. Sainz Jr. joins Verstappen at Toro Rosso 17:05

    Sainz Jr. joins Verstappen at Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso has confirmed that reigning Formula Renault 3.5 Series champion Carlos Sainz Jr. will make his Formula 1 debut with the team in 2015. Sainz Jr.…

    F1
  41. Thursday 27 November 2014

  42. Toro Rosso to name second driver on Monday 10:13

    Toro Rosso to name second driver on Monday

    The driver joining Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso for the 2015 season will be revealed on Monday, Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko has confirmed. Verstappen was…

    F1
  43. Saturday 22 November 2014

  44. Lynn remains hopeful over Toro Rosso seat 07:22

    Lynn remains hopeful over Toro Rosso seat

    Newly-crowned GP3 champion Alex Lynn is remaining hopeful that he will be picked by Red Bull bosses to join Max Verstappen at Toro Rosso next season. Lynn…

    F1
  45. Monday 17 November 2014

  46. Sainz Jr. handed Red Bull test outing 09:58

    Sainz Jr. handed Red Bull test outing

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has confirmed that he will drive for Red Bull during next week's post-Abu Dhabi Grand Prix test at the Yas Marina Circuit. The Spaniard, 20…

    F1
  47. Saturday 1 November 2014

  48. Tost: Nothing decided on vacant Toro Rosso seat 11:23

    Tost: Nothing decided on vacant Toro Rosso seat

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says the identity of Max Verstappen's team-mate in 2015 will not be confirmed until after the final round of the year in…

    F1
  49. Monday 27 October 2014

  50. Sainz Jr. says he 'deserves' Toro Rosso seat 19:51

    Sainz Jr. says he 'deserves' Toro Rosso seat

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he deserves to be given the vacant seat at Toro Rosso for the 2015 campaign, after claiming this year's Formula Renault 3.5 title. The…

    F1
  51. Wednesday 22 October 2014

  52. Background: The Toro Rosso candidates 15:57

    Background: The Toro Rosso candidates

    New Toro Rosso recruit Max Verstappen will become the youngest driver in F1 history when he takes to the grid aged 17 next year. But who is likely to partner…

    F1
  53. Monday 20 October 2014

  54. Sainz Jr. elated by championship success 07:22

    Sainz Jr. elated by championship success

    Red Bull youngster Carlos Sainz Jr. hailed his "incredible" season after he succeeded Kevin Magnussen as Formula Renault 3.5 Champion. Sainz Jr. arrived at…

    FR 3.5
  55. Saturday 18 October 2014

  56. Stevens wins, Sainz Jr. clinches title 13:51

    Stevens wins, Sainz Jr. clinches title

    Carlos Sainz Jr. clinched the 2014 Formula Renault 3.5 championship at the very first corner of the final round in Jerez when his sole title rival Roberto Merhi…

    FR 3.5
  57. Friday 17 October 2014

  58. Sainz Jr. will not change approach for finale 07:19

    Sainz Jr. will not change approach for finale

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has vowed to approach this weekend's Formula Renault 3.5 season finale at the Circuito de Jerez as he would any other event, instead of simply…

    FR 3.5
  59. Saturday 11 October 2014

  60. Vergne still an option for Toro Rosso 03:08

    Vergne still an option for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says retaining Jean-Éric Vergne for the 2015 season is still an option. It was announced in August that Max Verstappen would be…

    F1
  61. Monday 29 September 2014

  62. 16:24

    Video: Sainz Jr. inspects shopping mall

    F1
  63. Sunday 28 September 2014

  64. Sainz Jr. inches towards title with seventh win 12:50

    Sainz Jr. inches towards title with seventh win

    Red Bull young driver Carlos Sainz Jr. controlled proceedings at Paul Ricard to claim his second win of the weekend and move to within a few points of the…

    FR 3.5
  65. Saturday 27 September 2014

  66. Sainz Jr. marches to victory at Paul Ricard 12:53

    Sainz Jr. marches to victory at Paul Ricard

    Carlos Sainz Jr. took a giant step towards this year's Formula Renault 3.5 title after easing to his sixth victory of the season at Paul Ricard. Pole man…

    FR 3.5
  67. Thursday 18 September 2014

  68. Sainz 'very upset' with Verstappen signing 10:07

    Sainz 'very upset' with Verstappen signing

    Carlos Sainz, the father of Carlos Sainz Jr., has admitted that the pair were "very upset" after hearing that Dutch youngster Max Verstappen had been handed a…

    F1
  69. Tuesday 19 August 2014

  70. Vergne still aiming for 2015 seat 11:54

    Vergne still aiming for 2015 seat

    Jean-Éric Vergne says he is determined to prove that he deserves to remain in Formula 1, having lost out on a 2015 Toro Rosso seat to Max…

    F1
  71. Friday 18 July 2014

  72. Albers downplays Sainz Jr. speculation 17:30

    Albers downplays Sainz Jr. speculation

    Caterham Team Principal Christijan Albers has downplayed suggestions that Red Bull young driver Carlos Sainz Jr. could race for the team in 2014. Sainz Jr.…

    F1
  73. Saturday 12 July 2014

  74. Sainz Jr. eases to FR3.5 win at Nürburgring 12:26

    Sainz Jr. eases to FR3.5 win at Nürburgring

    Red Bull youngster Carlos Sainz Jr. claimed his fifth victory of the season to extend his championship lead during the first Formula Renault 3.5 race of the…

    FR 3.5
  75. Friday 11 July 2014

  76. Sainz Jr. confirms Caterham discussions 12:07

    Sainz Jr. confirms Caterham discussions

    Red Bull junior driver Carlos Sainz Jr. has confirmed that discussions have taken place with Caterham over the possibility of him stepping up to Formula 1 in…

    F1
  77. Sunday 29 June 2014

  78. Merhi eases to first FR3.5 win in Moscow 12:23

    Merhi eases to first FR3.5 win in Moscow

    Roberto Merhi claimed his first Formula Renault 3.5 Series victory after leading from start to finish in the second race at the Moscow Raceway. Merhi started…

    FR 3.5
  79. Saturday 28 June 2014

  80. Sirotkin claims maiden FR3.5 win in Russia 12:22

    Sirotkin claims maiden FR3.5 win in Russia

    Sauber youngster Sergey Sirotkin claimed his maiden Formula Renault 3.5 Series win at his home round in Moscow on a disastrous day for the three main title…

    FR 3.5
  81. Sunday 1 June 2014

  82. Sainz Jr in victory double in Belgium 15:55

    Sainz Jr in victory double in Belgium

    Carlos Sainz Jr completed a perfect weekend by converting his second pole position into his second victory in race two of the Formula Renault 3.5 Series at…

    FR 3.5
  83. Saturday 31 May 2014

  84. Sainz Jr crushes opposition to win at Spa 15:21

    Sainz Jr crushes opposition to win at Spa

    Carlos Sainz Jr led a Red Bull junior 1-2 as he stormed away from rookie Pierre Gasly to secure a dominant victory in the first race of the Formula Renault 3.5…

    FR 3.5
  85. Saturday 24 May 2014

  86. Sainz Jr. given two-place grid penalty 10:58

    Sainz Jr. given two-place grid penalty

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has been given a two-place grid penalty for Sunday's Formula Renault 3.5 race in Monaco for impeding a rival in qualifying. The DAMS driver…

    FR 3.5
  87. Wednesday 30 April 2014

  88. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Two in a row for Sainz Jr

    FR 3.5
  89. Monday 28 April 2014

  90. Sainz Jr pleased after moving into championship lead 10:03

    Sainz Jr pleased after moving into championship lead

    Red Bull junior driver Carlos Sainz Jr expressed his satisfaction after moving into the overall lead of the Formula Renault 3.5 Series after a win and a fourth…

    FR 3.5
  91. Saturday 26 April 2014

  92. Sainz Jr cruises to second successive win 14:23

    Sainz Jr cruises to second successive win

    Red Bull young driver Carlos Sainz Jr romped to his second successive Formula Renault 3.5 victory after leading from lights to flag at Motorland Aragón in…

    FR 3.5
  93. Monday 14 April 2014

  94. Sainz Jr: We will keep pushing hard 09:00

    Sainz Jr: We will keep pushing hard

    Carlos Sainz Jr has vowed that he and DAMS will continue to push hard after emerging from the opening round of the Formula Renault 3.5 Series at Monza in the…

    FR 3.5
  95. Sunday 13 April 2014

  96. Sainz Jr eases to maiden FR3.5 victory 12:18

    Sainz Jr eases to maiden FR3.5 victory

    Red Bull youngster Carlos Sainz Jr romped to victory in the second race of the opening round of the Formula Renault 3.5 Series at Monza. Sainz Jr was the…

    FR 3.5
  97. Saturday 12 April 2014

  98. Stevens cruises to victory at Monza 16:13

    Stevens cruises to victory at Monza

    Strakka Racing driver Will Stevens cruised to victory at the first round of the Formula Renault 3.5 championship at Monza. Stevens took the lead at the start…

    FR 3.5
  99. Tuesday 4 March 2014

  100. Red Bull to run Sainz Jr. at Kuwait demo 10:46

    Red Bull to run Sainz Jr. at Kuwait demo

    Red Bull junior Carlos Sainz Jr. will showcase a modern Formula 1 machine in Kuwait on March 28. The Spaniard, 19, is set to get behind the wheel of the…

    F1
  101. Wednesday 18 December 2013

  102. Sainz Jr steps into Magnussen's FR3.5 seat 15:10

    Sainz Jr steps into Magnussen's FR3.5 seat

    Red Bull Junior Team member Carlos Sainz Jr will compete in the World Series by Renault in 2014, having signed to join the current champions DAMS. Sainz Jr…

    FR 3.5
  103. Red Bull cuts Junior line-up to three 11:15

    Red Bull cuts Junior line-up to three

    The Red Bull Junior Team will be trimmed to just three drivers next season, with Carlos Sainz Jr retaining his place alongside newcomers Alex Lynn and Pierre…

    F1
  104. Saturday 2 November 2013

  105. Sainz Jr. excluded from race results 18:07

    Sainz Jr. excluded from race results

    Red Bull junior driver Carlos Sainz Jr. has been excluded from the opening GP3 race in Abu Dhabi for his involvement in a dramatic collision with Patric…

    GP3
  106. Tuesday 10 September 2013

  107. Toro Rosso considering three drivers 17:04

    Toro Rosso considering three drivers

    Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost has confirmed three drivers are being considered to fill the vacant seat left by Daniel Ricciardo’s…

    F1
  108. Friday 6 September 2013

  109. Alonso wants Sainz Jr. at Toro Rosso 07:00

    Alonso wants Sainz Jr. at Toro Rosso

    Fernando Alonso is hopeful that fellow Spaniard Carlos Sainz Jr. will be given the opportunity to join the Formula 1 grid with Toro Rosso next season, following…

    F1
  110. Wednesday 4 September 2013

  111. Sainz Jr. returns to Formula Renault 3.5 15:41

    Sainz Jr. returns to Formula Renault 3.5

    Red Bull junior driver Carlos Sainz Jr. will contest the final three rounds of the Formula Renault 3.5 championship, with Zeta Corse announcing his signing this…

    FR 3.5
  112. Sunday 25 August 2013

  113. 01:00

    Video of the Day: Harvey, Sainz collide

    GP3
  114. Saturday 24 August 2013

  115. Sainz Jr. claims maiden GP3 pole at Spa 09:43

    Sainz Jr. claims maiden GP3 pole at Spa

    Carlos Sainz Jr. secured his first GP3 pole position at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit on Saturday morning. The MW Arden driver produced a time of 2:04.125 in…

    GP3
  116. Friday 19 July 2013

  117. The happiest day of my life, says Sainz Jr. 10:35

    The happiest day of my life, says Sainz Jr.

    Carlos Sainz Jr. completed his first ever miles in a Formula 1 car on Thursday, having been given the opportunity to drive Toro Rosso's STR8 chassis at…

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