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  1. Tuesday 28 July 2015

  2. Marko lauds 'perfect' Verstappen performance 14:06

    Marko lauds 'perfect' Verstappen performance

    Red Bull consultant Helmut Marko hailed Max Verstappen's "perfect" performance during the Hungarian Grand Prix as the Dutch rookie collected fourth…

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  3. Monday 27 July 2015

  4. Hamilton among drivers given penalty points 08:14

    Hamilton among drivers given penalty points

    Lewis Hamilton was among the drivers handed penalty points by the stewards as a result of incidents which took place during Sunday's Hungarian Grand…

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  5. Sunday 26 July 2015

  6. Verstappen hails 'unbelievable' result 18:50

    Verstappen hails 'unbelievable' result

    Max Verstappen was initially lost for words after achieving the best result of his Formula 1 career to date at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Verstappen dropped…

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  7. 05:24

    Video of the Day: Max vs Carlos - Paper planes

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  8. Saturday 25 July 2015

  9. 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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  10. Tuesday 21 July 2015

  11. 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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  12. Monday 6 July 2015

  13. 05:24

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso duo make tea

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  14. Sunday 5 July 2015

  15. Verstappen caught out by gust of wind 16:48

    Verstappen caught out by gust of wind

    Max Verstappen says a mixture of cold tyres and a gust of wind caught him off-guard as he crashed out of the British Grand Prix. Verstappen, the only driver…

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  16. Verstappen identifies qualifying issue 07:37

    Verstappen identifies qualifying issue

    Toro Rosso's Max Verstappen says he has identified the issue which contributed to his exit from the second phase of qualifying for the British Grand…

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  17. Saturday 4 July 2015

  18. Verstappen bemused by lack of pace 16:19

    Verstappen bemused by lack of pace

    Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen was left bemused by a lack of pace as he was unable to progress through to the top 10 shootout during qualifying for the…

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  19. Thursday 2 July 2015

  20. Verstappen: Toro Rosso behind only Mercedes 17:19

    Verstappen: Toro Rosso behind only Mercedes

    Max Verstappen reckons Toro Rosso has the second fastest car in the Formula 1 field, behind Mercedes, with only Renault's power unit holding the team…

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  21. Sunday 28 June 2015

  22. Verstappen bemoans too much 'technical stuff' 11:46

    Verstappen bemoans too much 'technical stuff'

    Toro Rosso youngster Max Verstappen says that Formula 1 needs to get rid of the abundance of "technical stuff" and place control back into the hands of…

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  23. Wednesday 17 June 2015

  24. 09:51

    Video: Toro Rosso drivers play Nageln

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  25. Sunday 14 June 2015

  26. 05:07

    Video of the Day: Verstappen onboard at Spa

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  27. Saturday 6 June 2015

  28. Verstappen cops engine change penalty 15:14

    Verstappen cops engine change penalty

    Max Verstappen has received another grid penalty after Toro Rosso opted to change his Renault power unit ahead of this weekend's Canadian Grand…

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  29. Friday 5 June 2015

  30. Grosjean disappointed by Verstappen approach 08:40

    Grosjean disappointed by Verstappen approach

    Lotus' Romain Grosjean says he is disappointed that Max Verstappen has not apologised for their collision during the closing stages of the Monaco Grand…

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  31. Thursday 4 June 2015

  32. Verstappen hits back at Massa comments 18:58

    Verstappen hits back at Massa comments

    Toro Rosso driver Max Verstappen has hit back at comments made by Felipe Massa over his 'dangerous' driving during the Monaco Grand Prix. Verstappen clipped…

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  33. Monday 1 June 2015

  34. 09:20

    Video: Max, Jos Verstappen tackle Spa

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  35. 09:14

    Photos: Verstappen's show run at Spa

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  36. Friday 29 May 2015

  37. Grosjean annoyed by brake test claims 14:34

    Grosjean annoyed by brake test claims

    Romain Grosjean says he was left annoyed by accusations that he brake tested Max Verstappen before their clash at the Monaco Grand Prix. Toro Rosso rookie…

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  38. Thursday 28 May 2015

  39. Jos Verstappen to join Max in F1 demo 11:24

    Jos Verstappen to join Max in F1 demo

    Max Verstappen will be joined on track by father Jos during next month's 'Italia a Zandvoort' event. While Max demonstrates a Toro Rosso-liveried Red Bull…

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  40. Wednesday 27 May 2015

  41. Grosjean 'didn't brake test' Verstappen 14:39

    Grosjean 'didn't brake test' Verstappen

    Lotus says it has data to prove that Romain Grosjean did not brake test Toro Rosso rival Max Verstappen prior to their collision in the Monaco Grand…

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  42. Verstappen vows to come back stronger 10:51

    Verstappen vows to come back stronger

    Toro Rosso rookie Max Verstappen says he will emerge a stronger driver from his dramatic accident at last weekend's Monaco Grand Prix. Verstappen slammed…

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  43. Häkkinen: Verstappen penalty unfair 10:12

    Häkkinen: Verstappen penalty unfair

    Mika Häkkinen believes that it was wrong of the stewards to hand Max Verstappen a grid penalty for his clash with Romain Grosjean at the Monaco Grand…

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  44. Tuesday 26 May 2015

  45. Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:56

    Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Nico Rosberg took a third straight Monaco win as dominant Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton was skewered by an incorrect pit call. GPUpdate.net presents its…

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  46. Monday 25 May 2015

  47. 14:27

    Video: Max drives Jos around Monaco

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  48. Massa hits out at 'dangerous' Verstappen 10:21

    Massa hits out at 'dangerous' Verstappen

    Williams driver Felipe Massa has criticised Max Verstappen following the Toro Rosso rookie's contact with Romain Grosjean, and subsequent crash, in the closing…

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  49. Sunday 24 May 2015

  50. Verstappen given five-place grid penalty 16:47

    Verstappen given five-place grid penalty

    Max Verstappen has been given a five-place grid penalty for the Canadian Grand Prix following his clash with Romain Grosjean in Monaco. Toro Rosso rookie…

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  51. 15:27

    Video: Verstappen crashes out in Monaco

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  52. Saturday 23 May 2015

  53. Verstappen blames Q3 slump on tyres 15:09

    Verstappen blames Q3 slump on tyres

    Max Verstappen says he was unable to make an impression during the final qualifying phase in Monaco as his tyres "were not working". Verstappen finished…

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  54. Thursday 21 May 2015

  55. 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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  56. Wednesday 20 May 2015

  57. 10:21

    Video: Sainz Jr. vs Verstappen on Monaco

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  58. Tuesday 19 May 2015

  59. 14:26

    Video: Max Verstappen's soapbox run

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  60. Saturday 9 May 2015

  61. 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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  62. Friday 8 May 2015

  63. Villeneuve still against Verstappen promotion 16:27

    Villeneuve still against Verstappen promotion

    Jacques Villeneuve still believes that Max Verstappen's rapid promotion to Formula 1 gives off the wrong image for the sport, despite his impressive…

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  64. Toro Rosso upgrade package set for Austria 06:56

    Toro Rosso upgrade package set for Austria

    Toro Rosso's major upgrade package is set to be introduced for next month's Austrian Grand Prix, according to youngster Max Verstappen. Formula 1 teams have…

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  65. Monday 27 April 2015

  66. 14:45

    Video: Max Verstappen's rise to Formula 1

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  67. Thursday 23 April 2015

  68. Verstappen eager for swift points return 18:03

    Verstappen eager for swift points return

    Max Verstappen is keen to return to the points when Formula 1 arrives in Europe next month. The Toro Rosso rookie scored his maiden points with a fine drive…

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  69. Sunday 19 April 2015

  70. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Verstappen vs Sainz Jr.

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  71. Tuesday 14 April 2015

  72. Verstappen set for F1 demo at Zandvoort 16:39

    Verstappen set for F1 demo at Zandvoort

    Max Verstappen and Toro Rosso will put on a Formula 1 demonstration at Zandvoort in June. As part of the 'Italia a Zandvoort' event on Sunday June 28…

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  73. Monday 13 April 2015

  74. Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 11:08

    Chinese Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton extended his championship advantage as Nico Rosberg stewed over what he perceived as an injustice. Here, GPUpdate.net presents its winners and…

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  75. Sunday 12 April 2015

  76. 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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  77. Monday 30 March 2015

  78. Malaysian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 16:44

    Malaysian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel surged clear to return Ferrari to the top step at the Malaysian Grand Prix as Mercedes was beaten for the first time since August. GPUpdate.net…

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  79. Sunday 29 March 2015

  80. Verstappen delighted with maiden points 12:59

    Verstappen delighted with maiden points

    Toro Rosso rookie Max Verstappen expressed his satisfaction after becoming the youngest ever points scorer in Formula 1 history. Verstappen, 17, converted…

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  81. Saturday 28 March 2015

  82. 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…

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  83. Friday 13 March 2015

  84. 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…

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  85. Wednesday 25 February 2015

  86. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso duo draw circuit

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  87. Tuesday 24 February 2015

  88. 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…

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  89. Monday 23 February 2015

  90. 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…

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  91. Saturday 21 February 2015

  92. Verstappen buoyed by Toro Rosso mileage 17:49

    Verstappen buoyed by Toro Rosso mileage

    Max Verstappen hailed a "really positive day" after topping the mileage charts at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya on Saturday. The Toro Rosso rookie…

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  93. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso pair go karting

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  94. Friday 13 February 2015

  95. Engineer: Verstappen the best I've seen 11:52

    Engineer: Verstappen the best I've seen

    Max Verstappen's Race Engineer, Xevi Pujolar, has described the Dutch youngster as the best he has ever worked with in Formula 1, as preparations ramp up for…

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  96. Tuesday 10 February 2015

  97. 10:05

    Video: Max Verstappen previews 2015 season

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  98. Verstappen understands new age limit 09:52

    Verstappen understands new age limit

    Toro Rosso rookie Max Verstappen says he understands Formula 1's new age restriction, which will come into force next year. From 2016, drivers must be at…

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  99. Wednesday 4 February 2015

  100. 04:58

    Video of the Day: Verstappen documentary

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  101. Wednesday 14 January 2015

  102. 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…

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  103. Tuesday 13 January 2015

  104. 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…

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  105. Friday 2 January 2015

  106. Verstappen: Scoring points a realistic goal 14:16

    Verstappen: Scoring points a realistic goal

    Toro Rosso's Max Verstappen says scoring points is a "realistic goal" for his rookie Formula 1 season. The 17-year-old, son of former Grand Prix racer Jos…

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  107. Tuesday 30 December 2014

  108. Tost expects Verstappen to score points early 09:49

    Tost expects Verstappen to score points early

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says Max Verstappen should be a points contender from the outset of his Formula 1 career, so long as the squad provides the…

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  109. Monday 22 December 2014

  110. Villeneuve still critical of Verstappen signing 12:50

    Villeneuve still critical of Verstappen signing

    1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has again criticised Red Bull's decision to give Max Verstappen a drive with Toro Rosso in 2015. Verstappen…

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