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  1. Monday 25 January 2016

  2. STR confirms pre-season test schedule 08:47

    STR confirms pre-season test schedule

    Toro Rosso has confirmed its driver line-up for the upcoming pre-season test sessions at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, with Carlos Sainz Jr. set to debut…

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  3. Sunday 17 January 2016

  4. Sainz: Sochi crash 'worst seconds of my life' 13:26

    Sainz: Sochi crash 'worst seconds of my life'

    Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz Jr. says that his high-speed accident during practice for last year's Russian Grand Prix was the "worst seconds" of his life, as…

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  5. Friday 8 January 2016

  6. Toro Rosso: Compare drivers in 2016 08:48

    Toro Rosso: Compare drivers in 2016

    Comparisons between Toro Rosso drivers Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr. will be "better drawn" in 2016, according to the team's Technical Director, James…

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  7. Tuesday 15 December 2015

  8. 2015 review: Toro Rosso youngsters shine 08:52

    2015 review: Toro Rosso youngsters shine

    GPUpdate.net's team-by-team post-season reviews continue with Toro Rosso, and its all-rookie driver pairing of Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr., who both…

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  9. Thursday 10 December 2015

  10. Sainz Jr. enjoys 'healthy' Verstappen fight 15:55

    Sainz Jr. enjoys 'healthy' Verstappen fight

    Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz Jr. says he enjoyed a "healthy fight" with team-mate Max Verstappen during their respective rookie campaigns in 2015, one which…

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  11. Wednesday 2 December 2015

  12. Sainz Jr. relieved efforts have been noticed 12:02

    Sainz Jr. relieved efforts have been noticed

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he is relieved that his performances during his debut Formula 1 season appear to have been noticed in the paddock, after enduring a number…

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  13. Tuesday 1 December 2015

  14. Marko: Toro Rosso pair 'exceeded expectations' 12:02

    Marko: Toro Rosso pair 'exceeded expectations'

    Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko says that Toro Rosso's pairing of Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr. "exceeded expectations" during their first…

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  15. Saturday 28 November 2015

  16. Sainz Jr. beats Verstappen in qualifying battle 16:47

    Sainz Jr. beats Verstappen in qualifying battle

    Carlos Sainz Jr. secured a top 10 starting position for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and in turn prevailed over Toro Rosso team-mate Max Verstappen in the pair's…

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  17. Friday 27 November 2015

  18. Sainz Jr. misquoted over Ferrari engine 18:06

    Sainz Jr. misquoted over Ferrari engine

    Carlos Sainz Jr. claims that he was misquoted by various media outlets regarding a possible 2016 engine deal between his Toro Rosso team and…

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  19. Thursday 26 November 2015

  20. 10:10

    Video: Toro Rosso's 2015 'laugh mixture'

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  21. Wednesday 25 November 2015

  22. 'Good memories' from rookie year – Sainz Jr. 14:42

    'Good memories' from rookie year – Sainz Jr.

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he has "good memories" from his maiden season in Formula 1 with Toro Rosso and has gained substantial experience in the process. Sainz…

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  23. Sunday 22 November 2015

  24. Häkkinen concerned by Sainz Jr. incident 09:06

    Häkkinen concerned by Sainz Jr. incident

    Double World Champion Mika Häkkinen has questioned why the Safety Car was not deployed after Carlos Sainz Jr.'s stoppage early in the Brazilian Grand…

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  25. Saturday 14 November 2015

  26. Toro Rosso set to keep same driver pairing 12:08

    Toro Rosso set to keep same driver pairing

    Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says that the squad will retain its current driver pairing of Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr. in 2016, assuming it remains on the…

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  27. Wednesday 11 November 2015

  28. 10:32

    Video: Verstappen versus Sainz Jr. – Brazil

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  29. Monday 2 November 2015

  30. Verstappen upbeat after closing on Lotus 10:48

    Verstappen upbeat after closing on Lotus

    Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen was upbeat after claiming ninth position at the Mexican Grand Prix to marginally close the gap to Lotus in the Constructors…

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  31. Monday 12 October 2015

  32. Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 15:12

    Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton surged towards a third title with a fine victory at the Russian Grand Prix, ahead of Sebastian Vettel and Sergio Pérez. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  33. Sainz Jr. pays tribute to STR mechanics 12:17

    Sainz Jr. pays tribute to STR mechanics

    Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz Jr. was full of praise for his mechanics after extensive car repairs enabled him to take part in the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi…

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  34. Sunday 11 October 2015

  35. Sainz Jr. to race in Russia after crash 09:44

    Sainz Jr. to race in Russia after crash

    Toro Rosso has confirmed that Carlos Sainz Jr. will contest Sunday afternoon's Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom, with governing body the FIA officially…

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  36. Saturday 10 October 2015

  37. Sainz Jr. leaves hospital, eager to race 18:55

    Sainz Jr. leaves hospital, eager to race

    Carlos Sainz Jr. has been released from hospital earlier than planned, following his high-speed accident during final practice for the Russian Grand Prix, and…

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  38. Sainz Jr. to remain in hospital overnight 13:31

    Sainz Jr. to remain in hospital overnight

    Toro Rosso has confirmed that Carlos Sainz Jr. will remain in hospital overnight as a precaution, following his accident during final practice for the Russian…

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  39. Sainz Jr. airlifted to hospital for checks 11:46

    Sainz Jr. airlifted to hospital for checks

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. has been airlifted to hospital for medical checks following his high-speed crash during final practice for the Russian Grand Prix…

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  40. Final practice cut short after Sainz Jr. crash 10:53

    Final practice cut short after Sainz Jr. crash

    Saturday morning's final practice session for the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom was abandoned shortly after the halfway mark following a heavy accident…

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  41. Wednesday 7 October 2015

  42. Sainz Jr. targets Lotus in championship 13:22

    Sainz Jr. targets Lotus in championship

    Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz Jr. believes that the squad can overhaul rivals Lotus in the scrap for sixth position in the Constructors' Championship. Toro…

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  43. Sunday 27 September 2015

  44. Sainz Jr. laments pit entry mistake 10:09

    Sainz Jr. laments pit entry mistake

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. says his pit entry error during the Japanese Grand Prix ruined what was "one of my best races" of the season. Sainz Jr. was…

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  45. Friday 25 September 2015

  46. 'Something special to lead FP1' – Sainz Jr. 09:08

    'Something special to lead FP1' – Sainz Jr.

    Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz Jr. says it was "something special" to lead a Formula 1 session for the first time during practice in Japan. Sainz Jr. set the…

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  47. Sainz Jr. tops rain-hit first practice at Suzuka 03:32

    Sainz Jr. tops rain-hit first practice at Suzuka

    Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz Jr. posted the fastest time during a rain-affected opening free practice session for the Japanese Grand Prix, ahead of Red Bull…

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  48. Thursday 24 September 2015

  49. Verstappen: No tension at Toro Rosso 08:37

    Verstappen: No tension at Toro Rosso

    Max Verstappen has insisted that his relationship with Toro Rosso team-mate Carlos Sainz Jr. has not been affected by the team order controversy at the…

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  50. Monday 21 September 2015

  51. Tost backs Verstappen over team orders 11:36

    Tost backs Verstappen over team orders

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has backed Max Verstappen after he refused to move aside for team-mate Carlos Sainz Jr. in the closing stages of the Singapore…

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  52. Sunday 20 September 2015

  53. Verstappen: No reason to let Sainz Jr. past 16:56

    Verstappen: No reason to let Sainz Jr. past

    Max Verstappen says there was "no reason" to let team-mate Carlos Sainz Jr. through in the final stages of the Singapore Grand Prix. Sainz Jr., running…

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  54. Saturday 19 September 2015

  55. Sainz Jr. set to reach Q3 before crash 17:27

    Sainz Jr. set to reach Q3 before crash

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he was comfortably on course to reach Q3 during qualifying for the Singapore Grand Prix, before he clipped the wall. Sainz Jr. was…

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  56. Tuesday 15 September 2015

  57. 05:24

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso 'lights off' challenge

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  58. Tuesday 1 September 2015

  59. Sainz Jr. set for 10-place grid drop at Monza 17:30

    Sainz Jr. set for 10-place grid drop at Monza

    Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz Jr. is set to take a 10-place grid drop for this weekend's Italian Grand Prix at Monza, with engine supplier Renault changing the…

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  60. Monday 24 August 2015

  61. Verstappen glad 'risky' overtakes paid off 09:40

    Verstappen glad 'risky' overtakes paid off

    Max Verstappen says that some of his overtakes during the Belgian Grand Prix were "a bit risky" as he charged from 18th place to secure eighth position at…

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  62. Wednesday 19 August 2015

  63. Toro Rosso pair look to junior results 11:34

    Toro Rosso pair look to junior results

    Toro Rosso pair Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr. say their results in junior categories last year act as a boost as they prepare for the Belgian Grand Prix…

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  64. Tuesday 18 August 2015

  65. 14:48

    Video: Toro Rosso pair get back to work

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  66. Tuesday 11 August 2015

  67. Mid-season review: STR rookies impress 09:08

    Mid-season review: STR rookies impress

    GPUpdate.net's team-by-team mid-season review series continues with Toro Rosso, and its all-rookie driver line-up of Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr., who…

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  68. Tuesday 4 August 2015

  69. Tost: STR drivers doing 'very good' job 12:02

    Tost: STR drivers doing 'very good' job

    Toro Rosso welcomed two rookies with famous surnames this season, as Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr. made the step up to Formula 1. GPUpdate.net sat down…

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  70. Sunday 26 July 2015

  71. 05:24

    Video of the Day: Max vs Carlos - Paper planes

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  72. Saturday 25 July 2015

  73. Verstappen 'achieved maximum' with ninth 21:32

    Verstappen 'achieved maximum' with ninth

    Toro Rosso rookie Max Verstappen says he achieved the maximum result possible with ninth position in Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying. Verstappen recovered…

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  74. Friday 24 July 2015

  75. Pérez reprimanded for practice start 13:49

    Pérez reprimanded for practice start

    Force India driver Sergio Pérez has been reprimanded by the stewards for performing a practice start in the fast lane of the pits at the Hungarian Grand…

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  76. Tuesday 21 July 2015

  77. Verstappen anticipates Hungary opportunity 11:44

    Verstappen anticipates Hungary opportunity

    Max Verstappen reckons this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix could be a standout race for Toro Rosso, given the "Mickey Mouse" nature of the Hungaroring…

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  78. Friday 17 July 2015

  79. 05:08

    Video of the Day: Sainz Jr. onboard in Peru

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  80. Monday 6 July 2015

  81. 05:24

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso duo make tea

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  82. Wednesday 24 June 2015

  83. Vettel not keen on Super Licence changes 13:47

    Vettel not keen on Super Licence changes

    Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel is unsure whether Formula 1 is making the correct decision with its planned Super Licence changes for 2016. Under the new…

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  84. Wednesday 17 June 2015

  85. 09:51

    Video: Toro Rosso drivers play Nageln

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  86. Monday 15 June 2015

  87. Ricciardo, Sainz Jr. set for Mexico demo 09:54

    Ricciardo, Sainz Jr. set for Mexico demo

    Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo and Toro Rosso rookie Carlos Sainz Jr. will take part in a special Formula 1 demonstration in Mexico City next…

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  88. Thursday 11 June 2015

  89. 05:27

    Video of the Day: Red Bull's Peru demo

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  90. Monday 1 June 2015

  91. 15:25

    Photos: Sainz Jr. demos F1 car in Peru

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  92. Saturday 30 May 2015

  93. Sainz Jr. to demo Red Bull F1 car in Peru 10:43

    Sainz Jr. to demo Red Bull F1 car in Peru

    Toro Rosso racer Carlos Sainz Jr. will demonstrate Red Bull Formula 1 machinery on the streets of Peruvian capital Lima on Sunday. Sainz Jr. will get behind…

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  94. Saturday 23 May 2015

  95. Sainz Jr. hit with pit lane start by stewards 15:48

    Sainz Jr. hit with pit lane start by stewards

    Carlos Sainz Jr. will start the Monaco Grand Prix from the pit lane after he was handed a severe penalty for missing the weighbridge. Sainz Jr., who had…

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  96. Thursday 21 May 2015

  97. Verstappen 'immediately' comfortable in Monaco 16:41

    Verstappen 'immediately' comfortable in Monaco

    Toro Rosso rookie Max Verstappen says he felt instantly comfortable as he tackled Monte-Carlo's streets for the first time on Thursday. Verstappen impressed…

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  98. Wednesday 20 May 2015

  99. 10:21

    Video: Sainz Jr. vs Verstappen on Monaco

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  100. Saturday 16 May 2015

  101. 05:14

    Video of the Day: Sainz Jr.'s journey to F1

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  102. Tuesday 12 May 2015

  103. Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:51

    Spanish Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg claimed his first victory of 2015 while Lewis Hamilton ensured Mercedes took another 1-2 finish in Barcelona. Here, GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  104. Sunday 10 May 2015

  105. No action over Kvyat/Sainz Jr. incident 17:27

    No action over Kvyat/Sainz Jr. incident

    No further action has been taken regarding the incident between Daniil Kvyat and Carlos Sainz Jr. in the closing stages of the Spanish Grand Prix. Toro Rosso…

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  106. Saturday 9 May 2015

  107. Sainz Jr. compares fifth place to pole position 16:20

    Sainz Jr. compares fifth place to pole position

    Toro Rosso's Carlos Sainz Jr. has compared securing fifth on the grid for his home Grand Prix in Spain to landing pole position. Sainz Jr. edged out…

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  108. Thursday 7 May 2015

  109. Sainz Jr. to get post-race test outing 09:44

    Sainz Jr. to get post-race test outing

    Toro Rosso's line-up for the post-Spanish Grand Prix test will be completed by Carlos Sainz Jr. Formula 1 teams will stay on at the Circuit de…

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  110. Sunday 19 April 2015

  111. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Verstappen vs Sainz Jr.

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  112. Tuesday 14 April 2015

  113. 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…

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  114. Sunday 12 April 2015

  115. 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…

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