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  1. Friday 31 July 2015

  2. Tost wants token system overhaul 10:02

    Tost wants token system overhaul

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has backed a full review of Formula 1's current engine development token system, describing the set-up as "absolutely…

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  3. Tuesday 28 July 2015

  4. Tost sure fifth position still possible 10:26

    Tost sure fifth position still possible

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost is sure that the outfit can still achieve its target of fifth position in the standings after Max Verstappen's standout result…

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  5. Saturday 25 July 2015

  6. Tost rues 'horrible' Toro Rosso reliability 08:38

    Tost rues 'horrible' Toro Rosso reliability

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says that the outfit's "horrible" reliability record in 2015 is to blame for the squad's lack of points compared to its…

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  7. Friday 15 May 2015

  8. Toro Rosso has 'lots to offer' manufacturer 07:26

    Toro Rosso has 'lots to offer' manufacturer

    Toro Rosso's Franz Tost reckons his team has "a lot to offer" to a manufacturer, as talk continues regarding a potential Renault take over. Renault Sport…

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  9. Thursday 2 April 2015

  10. Toro Rosso could adopt Renault colours 17:17

    Toro Rosso could adopt Renault colours

    Red Bull motorsport consultant Helmut Marko has suggested that Renault's push for greater exposure in Formula 1 could lead to Toro Rosso adopting the colours of…

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  11. Saturday 28 March 2015

  12. Tost: Renault buyout would be 'fantastic' 05:22

    Tost: Renault buyout would be 'fantastic'

    Franz Tost says that the possibility of Formula 1 power unit supplier Renault purchasing Toro Rosso would represent a "fantastic opportunity" for the…

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  13. Monday 2 March 2015

  14. Tost happy with Toro Rosso's preparation 08:38

    Tost happy with Toro Rosso's preparation

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says he is encouraged by the progress the squad has made across its pre-season testing programme. Toro Rosso racked up…

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  15. Tuesday 24 February 2015

  16. 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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  17. Sunday 22 February 2015

  18. Tost critical of winter testing schedule 17:38

    Tost critical of winter testing schedule

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost voiced his criticism of Formula 1's winter schedule, claiming that testing in Europe is not hugely beneficial due to the…

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  19. Saturday 31 January 2015

  20. Tost targets fifth place for Toro Rosso 17:42

    Tost targets fifth place for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says that his squad should aim for a top five finish in this year's Constructors' Championship. Tost, whose team…

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  21. Tuesday 30 December 2014

  22. 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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  23. Friday 19 December 2014

  24. Toro Rosso on upwards trajectory – Tost 09:42

    Toro Rosso on upwards trajectory – Tost

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost believes that his squad is on an upwards curve after the outfit recovered from a difficult start to 2014 to finish seventh…

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  25. Saturday 13 December 2014

  26. Tost: Difficult decision to drop Vergne 09:33

    Tost: Difficult decision to drop Vergne

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost says that dropping Jean-Éric Vergne for 2015 in favour of Carlos Sainz Jr. was a "difficult decision". Vergne, who will…

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  27. Saturday 1 November 2014

  28. 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…

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  29. Saturday 11 October 2014

  30. 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…

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  31. Friday 19 September 2014

  32. Verstappen could get Suzuka practice outing 16:44

    Verstappen could get Suzuka practice outing

    Max Verstappen could take part in his first official Formula 1 session at the Japanese Grand Prix. The 16-year-old Dutch talent conducted his first…

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  33. Thursday 21 August 2014

  34. Verstappen set for trio of practice outings 18:22

    Verstappen set for trio of practice outings

    Max Verstappen is set for practice outings with Toro Rosso at the final three rounds of the 2014 season. In 2015, Verstappen, son of ex-Formula 1 pilot Jos…

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  35. Tuesday 19 August 2014

  36. 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…

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  37. Tuesday 29 July 2014

  38. Tost: Too many deficiencies on reliability front 17:11

    Tost: Too many deficiencies on reliability front

    Franz Tost says Toro Rosso must improve its reliability during the second half of the Formula 1 season. Jean-Éric Vergne and Daniil Kvyat have combined to…

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  39. Tuesday 22 July 2014

  40. Tost: Kvyat is doing a fantastic job 10:52

    Tost: Kvyat is doing a fantastic job

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has heaped praise on Daniil Kvyat for "doing a fantastic job" during the first half of his rookie Formula 1 season. Kvyat…

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  41. Tuesday 10 June 2014

  42. Vergne enjoys 'maybe' best race of F1 career 11:34

    Vergne enjoys 'maybe' best race of F1 career

    Jean-Éric Vergne has said his race in Canada last weekend was 'maybe' the best of his Formula 1 career so far. Vergne has endured a miserable run of luck of…

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  43. Thursday 19 December 2013

  44. Tost: Vergne has a lot of potential 07:00

    Tost: Vergne has a lot of potential

    Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost is backing Jean-Eric Vergne to succeed next season, assuming the Faenza-based squad provide him with a good car. Vergne…

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  45. Tuesday 22 October 2013

  46. Tost: Kvyat has all the 'basic qualities' 09:50

    Tost: Kvyat has all the 'basic qualities'

    Toro Rosso team principal Franz Tost believes Daniil Kvyat has all the ‘basic qualities’ needed to succeed at the pinnacle of the sport. The decision to…

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  47. Tuesday 1 October 2013

  48. Kvyat realistic over Toro Rosso chances 10:46

    Kvyat realistic over Toro Rosso chances

    Daniil Kvyat is staying realistic over his chances of landing a Toro Rosso seat next season, having recently been named as a candidate by team boss Franz…

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  49. Tuesday 10 September 2013

  50. 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…

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  51. Tuesday 3 September 2013

  52. Tost: Red Bull junior scheme vindicated 10:16

    Tost: Red Bull junior scheme vindicated

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost says Red Bull's decision to sign Daniel Ricciardo as the replacement for Mark Webber fully justifies its young driver…

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  53. Friday 23 August 2013

  54. Vergne: I'm happy to stay at Toro Rosso 03:00

    Vergne: I'm happy to stay at Toro Rosso

    Jean-Éric Vergne has made clear that he would be "more than happy" to retain his race seat with the Toro Rosso outfit for a third Formula 1 campaign next…

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  55. Wednesday 14 August 2013

  56. Félix da Costa named Toro Rosso candidate 10:38

    Félix da Costa named Toro Rosso candidate

    Red Bull junior António Félix da Costa has been formally named as a candidate to replace Toro Rosso's Daniel Ricciardo, should the latter move to the senior…

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  57. Wednesday 31 July 2013

  58. Tost: Ricciardo not ready for Red Bull 11:34

    Tost: Ricciardo not ready for Red Bull

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost thinks that Daniel Ricciardo is not yet ready to drive for Red Bull, the Austrian maintaining that his driver requires…

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  59. Friday 26 July 2013

  60. Tost 'convinced' Vergne will retain seat 18:39

    Tost 'convinced' Vergne will retain seat

    Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost is "convinced" that Jean-Éric Vergne will retain his seat with the outfit for the 2014 Formula 1 campaign, despite the Frenchman…

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  61. Friday 24 May 2013

  62. Tost wants to test new tyres on Fridays 14:38

    Tost wants to test new tyres on Fridays

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost says the field should be using the opening practice session of Grand Prix weekends to test new tyres, with chiefs still debating…

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  63. Wednesday 15 May 2013

  64. Tost: Drivers need to perform exceptionally 13:27

    Tost: Drivers need to perform exceptionally

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has argued that drivers Jean-Éric Vergne and Daniel Ricciardo need to deliver "exceptionally good" performances for the…

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  65. Tuesday 5 February 2013

  66. Toro Rosso eyes Renault engines for '14 13:46

    Toro Rosso eyes Renault engines for '14

    Toro Rosso is hoping to split from current engine suppliers Ferrari for the 2014 Formula 1 campaign, with the squad eyeing up Renault units to move in line with…

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  67. Monday 4 February 2013

  68. Toro Rosso targets sixth in 2013 standings 18:40

    Toro Rosso targets sixth in 2013 standings

    Scuderia Toro Rosso has ambitiously set its sights on securing sixth place in the 2013 Constructors’ Championship, having finished ninth in last year’s…

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  69. Thursday 6 September 2012

  70. Tost: A new chapter for Toro Rosso 08:33

    Tost: A new chapter for Toro Rosso

    The entrance of James Key marks the start of a ‘new chapter’ for Toro Rosso. That is according to Team Principal Franz Tost after it was announced on…

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  71. Thursday 12 July 2012

  72. Tost: Toro Rosso drivers have shown sparkle 08:58

    Tost: Toro Rosso drivers have shown sparkle

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has explained that current drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Jean-Éric Vergne have both shown 'sparkle' during the 2012 campaign so…

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  73. Thursday 16 February 2012

  74. Tost: Alguersuari and Buemi not suitable for Red Bull 13:16

    Tost: Alguersuari and Buemi not suitable for Red Bull

    Jaime Alguersuari and Sébastien Buemi were not capable candidates for a Red Bull Racing Formula 1 seat. That is according to Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz…

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  75. Thursday 15 December 2011

  76. Toro Rosso gives reasons for double exit 15:54

    Toro Rosso gives reasons for double exit

    Toro Rosso has explained why it choose to oust both Jaime Alguersuari and Sébastien Buemi when selecting its drivers for the 2012 F1 season. In a meeting at…

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  77. Wednesday 14 December 2011

  78. Tost: Line-up represents Toro Rosso culture 17:10

    Tost: Line-up represents Toro Rosso culture

    Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost has explained that the ‘culture’ of his outfit led to its complete driver line-up overhaul for the 2012 season, with…

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  79. Friday 4 November 2011

  80. Ceccon alongside Coletti for Toro Rosso test 09:09

    Ceccon alongside Coletti for Toro Rosso test

    Italy’s Kevin Ceccon, 2011 Auto GP Champion, will test the Toro Rosso Formula 1 car at the upcoming Young Driver session in Abu Dhabi, it has been confirmed…

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  81. Thursday 3 November 2011

  82. Tost hushed over 2012 Toro Rosso line-up 14:32

    Tost hushed over 2012 Toro Rosso line-up

    A tight-lipped Franz Tost is refusing to answer any questions surrounding Toro Rosso’s driver pairing for the 2012 Formula 1 season. A four-way shootout has…

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  83. Wednesday 17 August 2011

  84. Tost: The driver makes a team succeed 14:01

    Tost: The driver makes a team succeed

    Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost believes a team's success in Formula 1 ‘is always’ dependant on the driver, using current Champion Sebastian Vettel as an example…

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  85. Monday 15 August 2011

  86. Toro Rosso: Drivers are moving forward 14:35

    Toro Rosso: Drivers are moving forward

    Toro Rosso’s Franz Tost has praised current drivers Sébastien Buemi and Jaime Alguersuari for their improved performances in recent races, with the young…

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  87. Tuesday 2 August 2011

  88. Tost: Ideal way to celebrate 100 races 03:00

    Tost: Ideal way to celebrate 100 races

    Toro Rosso achieved a double points finish in the Hungarian Grand Prix, with Jaime Alguersuari finishing tenth as team-mate Sébastien Buemi, who had saved sets…

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  89. Monday 11 July 2011

  90. Toro Rosso unsure over 2012 driver line-up 16:24

    Toro Rosso unsure over 2012 driver line-up

    Scuderia Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says he currently 'doesn’t know' who will be driving for his team in 2012, revealing that the decision will be made by Red…

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  91. Interview with Toro Rosso's Franz Tost 16:03

    Interview with Toro Rosso's Franz Tost

    Toro Rosso enjoyed its fourth straight points finish at the British Grand Prix on Sunday, with Spaniard Jaime Alguersuari taking home one point after a strong…

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  92. Sunday 8 May 2011

  93. Ricciardo set for 2012 Toro Rosso drive 00:10

    Ricciardo set for 2012 Toro Rosso drive

    Daniel Ricciardo is well on course to claim a seat at Scuderia Toro Rosso in 2012, with Team Principal Franz Tost eager for the young Australian to make it onto…

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  94. Friday 17 December 2010

  95. Toro Rosso to launch STR6 on 1 February 09:17

    Toro Rosso to launch STR6 on 1 February

    Scuderia Toro Rosso has announced that it will be unveiling its 2011 car, the STR6, at Valencia’s Ricardo Tormo circuit on Tuesday 1 February, with the covers…

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  96. Friday 16 July 2010

  97. Buemi: I haven’t re-signed yet 14:12

    Buemi: I haven’t re-signed yet

    Sébastien Buemi has denied confirming his 2011 Toro Rosso contract, despite Team Principal Franz Tost having announced otherwise on Thursday. Instead, the…

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  98. Thursday 15 July 2010

  99. Buemi and Alguersuari confirmed for 2011 16:16

    Buemi and Alguersuari confirmed for 2011

    Scuderia Toro Rosso drivers Sébastien Buemi and Jaime Alguersuari will continue to race for the Italian based team in 2011. The duo, who scored a total of ten…

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  100. Thursday 6 May 2010

  101. Toro Rosso links up with Money Service Group 15:48

    Toro Rosso links up with Money Service Group

    The start of the European season marks a number of new partnerships between teams and sponsors, the latest of which is between Scuderia Toro Rosso and Money…

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  102. Monday 29 March 2010

  103. Tost: Lesson learned for F1 doubters 11:34

    Tost: Lesson learned for F1 doubters

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost reminded Formula 1 cynics that hope should not be lost after one processional race following an action-packed Australian…

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  104. Sunday 28 February 2010

  105. Own-made Toro Rosso ready to race 21:58

    Own-made Toro Rosso ready to race

    The start of the upcoming campaign will be a particularly poignant moment for the Toro Rosso team as it prepares to race the first car to have been designed and…

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  106. Thursday 4 February 2010

  107. Tost: Alguersuari was always our second driver 05:00

    Tost: Alguersuari was always our second driver

    Toro Rosso Team Principal Franz Tost has said that, contrary to popular belief over the winter, Jaime Alguersuari was always lined up to be racing for the…

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  108. Friday 1 January 2010

  109. Tost: Schumacher connection is nonsense 11:00

    Tost: Schumacher connection is nonsense

    Scuderia Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost is clear about the rumours linking former Formula 1 driver Ralf Schumacher to a full-time race seat at the team…

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  110. Monday 9 November 2009

  111. Toro Rosso to run Hartley at Jerez test 16:06

    Toro Rosso to run Hartley at Jerez test

    With Red Bull Racing confirming that British Formula 3 Champion Daniel Ricciardo will join the team for Jerez's December test, sister outfit Scuderia Toro Rosso…

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  112. Friday 23 October 2009

  113. Tost: Loeb F1 drive not practical 11:37

    Tost: Loeb F1 drive not practical

    Franz Tost is sure that handing Sébastien Loeb a one-off Abu Dhabi drive would not have been a good idea. With the Frenchman, World Rally Champion from 2004 to…

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  114. Friday 2 October 2009

  115. KERS needs development, says Tost 13:17

    KERS needs development, says Tost

    Common opinion in the paddock and within the Formula One Teams Association (FOTA) is that 2010 will see Formula One cars without the KERS device. Although…

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  116. Saturday 25 July 2009

  117. Tost: Good job by Alguersuari 06:00

    Tost: Good job by Alguersuari

    Scuderia Toro Rosso team boss Franz Tost was happy with his debut driver on Friday. Tost said Jaime Alguersuari, who will enjoy his Formula 1 debut this weekend…

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  118. Wednesday 10 June 2009

  119. Double diffuser for STR in Hungary 15:06

    Double diffuser for STR in Hungary

    The Toro Rosso team will debut its first version of a double diffuser at the Hungarian Grand Prix in three races' time. With fifth to ninth positions in the…

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