Whitmarsh: Pérez needs to toughen up

Whitmarsh: Pérez needs to toughen up

McLaren team boss Martin Whitmarsh believes that new-signing Sergio Pérez needs to increase on-track aggression levels after the first three races of the 2013 Formula 1 campaign, explaining that the Mexican has been "very polite" to his rivals this season. Read more…

2013 Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Tuesday 16 April 2013

  2. 10:28

    Photos: Chinese Grand Prix in black & white

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  3. 09:35

    Video: Hembery on the Chinese GP

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  4. 05:00

    Video: Chinese Grand Prix highlights

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  5. Monday 15 April 2013

  6. Whitmarsh: Pérez needs to toughen up 14:00

    Whitmarsh: Pérez needs to toughen up

    McLaren team boss Martin Whitmarsh believes that new-signing Sergio Pérez needs to increase on-track aggression levels after the first three races of the 2013…

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  7. 12:06

    Video: Rosberg reflects on retirement

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  8. 11:10

    Video: Gutiérrez runs into the back of Sutil

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  9. 09:44

    Video: Webber, Vergne collide in China

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  10. Horner hits back at conspiracy theorists 09:34

    Horner hits back at conspiracy theorists

    Red Bull team boss Christian Horner slammed conspiracy theorists at the end of the Chinese Grand Prix weekend, in which Mark Webber suffered two major car…

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  11. 05:00

    Video: "What the hell is he doing?!"

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  12. 'It's starting to come together' – Chilton 03:00

    'It's starting to come together' – Chilton

    Max Chilton believes his debut Formula 1 season is now showing signs of serious progression, having bounced back from issues in the early stages of the Chinese…

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  13. Sunday 14 April 2013

  14. 23:59

    Championship standings after Round 3

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  15. 14:30

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday at Shanghai

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  16. Massa mystified by lack of race pace 14:29

    Massa mystified by lack of race pace

    Felipe Massa has been left confused by his lack of pace in the Chinese Grand Prix, with the Ferrari driver enduring a frustrating run to sixth position…

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  17. Red Bull hit with 5,000 euro fine in China 13:48

    Red Bull hit with 5,000 euro fine in China

    Red Bull has been given a fine of 5,000 euros (£4,262) for releasing Mark Webber's car in an unsafe manner during this afternoon's Chinese Grand Prix at…

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  18. No further action over DRS offenders 13:37

    No further action over DRS offenders

    The result of the Chinese Grand Prix will remain unchanged, with the drivers under scrutiny for allegedly using DRS under yellow flags escaping punishment.…

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  19. 'I didn't know Webber was there' – Vergne 13:20

    'I didn't know Webber was there' – Vergne

    Jean-Éric Vergne says he was unaware of Mark Webber's impending Red Bull ahead of their collision at the Turn 6 hairpin on the 16th lap of this afternoon's…

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  20. Sutil believes points finish was possible 12:46

    Sutil believes points finish was possible

    Adrian Sutil reckons his race-ending clash with Esteban Gutiérrez in the early stages of the Chinese Grand Prix cost him a points finish, with the Force India…

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  21. Button takes away 'plenty of positives' 12:34

    Button takes away 'plenty of positives'

    McLaren driver Jenson Button leaves the Shanghai International Circuit in high spirits after claiming a fifth place finish at the Chinese venue on Sunday…

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  22. Vettel laments traffic in opening laps 12:15

    Vettel laments traffic in opening laps

    Sebastian Vettel says traffic throughout his first stint on the Medium tyre severely damaged his chances in the Chinese Grand Prix, explaining that with more…

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  23. Ricciardo: everything clicked into place 11:54

    Ricciardo: everything clicked into place

    Daniel Ricciardo was relieved to convert his strong qualifying performance into a maiden points finish of the season at Shanghai on Sunday afternoon, crossing…

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  24. Rosberg confirms anti-roll bar issue 11:45

    Rosberg confirms anti-roll bar issue

    Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has confirmed that a problem with the rear anti-roll bar on his car forced him to retire from this afternoon's Chinese Grand Prix…

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  25. Webber handed three-place grid penalty 11:27

    Webber handed three-place grid penalty

    Following the stewards' decision to dock Sauber driver Esteban Gutiérrez five places on the Bahrain Grand Prix grid, Mark Webber has also been hit with a…

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  26. Gutiérrez gets five-place Bahrain grid drop 11:16

    Gutiérrez gets five-place Bahrain grid drop

    Sauber's Esteban Gutiérrez has been given a five-place grid penalty for the Bahrain Grand Prix, with the Mexican deemed to have been at fault for the incident…

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  27. The pace was not there, admits Hamilton 11:07

    The pace was not there, admits Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton has admitted that Mercedes still has work to do if it is to secure the second Grand Prix victory of its return to Formula 1 as a works team, with…

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  28. Räikkönen content with second after clash 10:53

    Räikkönen content with second after clash

    Kimi Räikkönen was pleased to overcome a poor start and an early incident with McLaren’s Sergio Pérez in this afternoon’s Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai…

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  29. 'I had more pace in my pocket' – Alonso 10:33

    'I had more pace in my pocket' – Alonso

    Fernando Alonso has sent out a warning message to his rivals after securing his first victory of the season at the Shanghai International Circuit on Sunday…

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  30. 09:49

    In full: Chinese Grand Prix race result

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  31. Alonso takes comfortable Shanghai win 09:48

    Alonso takes comfortable Shanghai win

    Fernando Alonso took his first victory of the season in Sunday afternoons’s Chinese Grand Prix, overcoming his rivals in a race dominated by tyre strategy.…

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  32. Webber elects to start race from pit lane 07:10

    Webber elects to start race from pit lane

    Mark Webber will start this afternoon's 56-lap Chinese Grand Prix from the pit lane, with Red Bull deciding to take his car out of parc ferme and make setup…

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  33. Overview of previous Shanghai winners 03:00

    Overview of previous Shanghai winners

    Although the majority of the nine previous Chinese Grands Prix have been won from pole position, extreme tyre degradation has produced plenty of uncertainty…

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  34. 01:00

    Starting grid for the Chinese Grand Prix

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  35. Saturday 13 April 2013

  36. 19:47

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday at Shanghai

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  37. Mercedes drivers top qualifying speed trap 19:46

    Mercedes drivers top qualifying speed trap

    Mercedes duo Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton topped the qualifying speed trap at Shanghai on Saturday afternoon, just ahead of Toro Rosso's Daniel Ricciardo and…

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  38. Hülkenberg optimistic over free tyre choice 19:21

    Hülkenberg optimistic over free tyre choice

    Nico Hülkenberg was in a positive frame of mind after qualifying tenth on the grid for Sunday afternoon's Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International…

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  39. Ricciardo: Q3 a much-needed boost 11:51

    Ricciardo: Q3 a much-needed boost

    Daniel Ricciardo was in high spirits after claiming seventh place on the grid for the Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai, with the Australian marking Toro Rosso's…

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  40. Webber not giving up on points finish 11:39

    Webber not giving up on points finish

    Red Bull driver Mark Webber is refusing to give up on his chances of adding points to his championship tally in tomorrow afternoon's Chinese Grand Prix at…

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  41. Massa expected top three grid position 11:25

    Massa expected top three grid position

    Felipe Massa has admitted that he was hoping to secure a top three starting position for the Chinese Grand Prix, with the Brazilian having to settle for fifth…

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  42. Button achieves pre-qualifying target 11:11

    Button achieves pre-qualifying target

    Jenson Button says he achieved his pre-qualifying goal at the Shanghai International Circuit on Saturday afternoon, with the McLaren driver breaking into the…

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  43. Webber sent to back of Shanghai grid 10:33

    Webber sent to back of Shanghai grid

    Mark Webber has been sent to the back of the grid for the Chinese Grand Prix. The Australian, who ground to a halt during the second phase of qualifying, had…

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  44. Alonso targets double Ferrari podium 10:30

    Alonso targets double Ferrari podium

    Fernando Alonso is hoping that both he and Ferrari team-mate Felipe Massa will be able to finish on the podium in Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix, with the pair…

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  45. Rosberg: mistake cost me two positions 10:10

    Rosberg: mistake cost me two positions

    Nico Rosberg reckons a mistake on his final qualifying run may have lost him two positions on the grid for the Chinese Grand Prix, with the Mercedes driver…

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  46. Lotus lacking downforce, says Räikkönen 09:48

    Lotus lacking downforce, says Räikkönen

    Lotus driver Kimi Räikkönen says his car is lacking downforce in comparison to its main rivals throughout the high speed middle sector of the Shanghai…

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  47. 'Anything is possible on Sunday' – Vettel 09:30

    'Anything is possible on Sunday' – Vettel

    Sebastian Vettel is hopeful that his Q3 tyre-saving tactic will yield significant rewards at Shanghai tomorrow afternoon, with the German able to start the race…

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  48. Hamilton surprised by pole advantage 09:18

    Hamilton surprised by pole advantage

    Lewis Hamilton says the advantage he held in the final stage of Saturday afternoon's qualifying session at Shanghai came as a massive surprise, with the…

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  49. 08:09

    Chinese GP: Full Qualifying results

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  50. Hamilton claims first pole for Mercedes 08:08

    Hamilton claims first pole for Mercedes

    Lewis Hamilton secured his first pole position for new team Mercedes at Shanghai on Saturday afternoon, producing a late time of 1:34.484 on the Soft tyres. The…

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  51. 05:05

    Chinese GP: Full Free Practice 3 results

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  52. Alonso dominates final Shanghai practice 05:04

    Alonso dominates final Shanghai practice

    Fernando Alonso set the quickest time in Saturday morning's third and final practice session at Shanghai, coming out on top during a late flurry of Soft tyre…

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  53. Williams 'two seconds away' from target 03:00

    Williams 'two seconds away' from target

    Williams technical chief Mike Coughlan says the outfit is "two seconds away" from where it needs to be after Friday's opening pair of practice sessions for the…

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  54. Friday 12 April 2013

  55. 17:46

    Latest F1 photos: Friday at Shanghai

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  56. Rosberg handed fine for pit lane speeding 17:45

    Rosberg handed fine for pit lane speeding

    Nico Rosberg has been given a €600 (£511) fine for speeding in the pit lane during this afternoon's second free practice session at the Shanghai…

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  57. Räikkönen enjoys strong start in China 13:49

    Räikkönen enjoys strong start in China

    Kimi Räikkönen enjoyed a positive start to his Chinese Grand Prix weekend on Friday, with the Lotus driver setting the second fastest time behind Ferrari…

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  58. 'The overall feeling is positive' – Alonso 13:18

    'The overall feeling is positive' – Alonso

    Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso was in a positive frame of mind after the opening two practice sessions for this weekend's Chinese Grand Prix, with the two-time…

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  59. Pirelli: tyre degradation is not excessive 12:16

    Pirelli: tyre degradation is not excessive

    Pirelli has responded to the array of negative comments over its tyre compound allocation for this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International…

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  60. It was a tricky day for us, admits Vettel 11:50

    It was a tricky day for us, admits Vettel

    Reigning World Champion Sebastian Vettel has described a challenging first day to his Chinese Grand Prix weekend, with the German feeling uncomfortable about…

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  61. 'It's like driving two different cars' – Massa 11:25

    'It's like driving two different cars' – Massa

    Felipe Massa has likened the performance gap between Pirelli’s Soft and Medium tyre compounds to driving completely different cars, but feels optimistic that…

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  62. Button expected more from car upgrades 11:00

    Button expected more from car upgrades

    Jenson Button says he was expecting slightly more from McLaren's car upgrades for the Chinese Grand Prix, with the Briton stating that the impact of the…

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  63. Rosberg wary of severe tyre degradation 10:46

    Rosberg wary of severe tyre degradation

    Nico Rosberg echoed the words of team-mate Lewis Hamilton's after the opening two practice sessions for the Chinese Grand Prix at the Shanghai International…

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  64. We are looking competitive, says Sutil 10:22

    We are looking competitive, says Sutil

    Force India driver Adrian Sutil believes his team is in a strong position as the Chinese Grand Prix weekend progresses, with the German having featured inside…

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  65. Hamilton: Soft tyre not right for Shanghai 09:56

    Hamilton: Soft tyre not right for Shanghai

    Lewis Hamilton says Pirelli’s Soft compound "doesn’t feel like the right tyre" to be using for this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai, with the…

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