2017 Russian Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Wednesday 3 May 2017

  2. 10:02

    Video: Ricciardo reflects on Russian GP

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  3. Tuesday 2 May 2017

  4. McLaren 'cannot hide' behind Sochi result 14:32

    McLaren 'cannot hide' behind Sochi result

    McLaren Racing Director Eric Boullier says the team "cannot hide" behind its result at the Russian Grand Prix, after another lacklustre performance. Stoffel…

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  5. Lowe: Spin cost Williams double points finish 12:26

    Lowe: Spin cost Williams double points finish

    Williams chief Paddy Lowe believes Lance Stroll's spin on the opening lap of the Russian Grand Prix cost the team the chance to capture its first double points…

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  6. Vettel: 'Nothing for granted' despite title lead 10:46

    Vettel: 'Nothing for granted' despite title lead

    Championship leader Sebastian Vettel says there are "lots of positives" for Ferrari to take from the opening sequence of Formula 1 races in 2017 but has…

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  7. Ericsson: Sauber took 'step back' in race 08:44

    Ericsson: Sauber took 'step back' in race

    Marcus Ericsson says Sauber has to understand why it took a "step back" in race-trim at the Russian Grand Prix, as the team finished at the foot of the…

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  8. Monday 1 May 2017

  9. Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 15:58

    Russian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Valtteri Bottas secured his maiden Formula 1 victory at Sochi, holding off Sebastian Vettel, who extended his lead in the championship. GPUpdate.net presents…

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  10. In photos: Bottas celebrates maiden F1 win 14:20

    In photos: Bottas celebrates maiden F1 win

    Valtteri Bottas became the 107th different driver to climb atop a Formula 1 podium with his triumph at the Russian Grand Prix. GPUpdate.net reflects on the…

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  11. Vandoorne: 14th reflects McLaren's position 13:14

    Vandoorne: 14th reflects McLaren's position

    McLaren's Stoffel Vandoorne says his 14th-place finish at the Russian Grand Prix is a "fair reflection" of the team's current standing in Formula 1's pecking…

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  12. Stroll rues 'unfortunate' first-lap spin 12:02

    Stroll rues 'unfortunate' first-lap spin

    Williams rookie Lance Stroll was left irritated by a first-lap spin at the Russian Grand Prix, which dropped him to the back of the field. Stroll moved…

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  13. Sainz Jr. reckons point was STR's limit 11:10

    Sainz Jr. reckons point was STR's limit

    Carlos Sainz Jr. reckons Toro Rosso extracted the maximum from its package as he rounded out the top 10 in Russia, adding another point to the team's…

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  14. Pérez hails 'tremendous' Force India effort 09:52

    Pérez hails 'tremendous' Force India effort

    Sergio Pérez has lauded a "tremendous effort" by Force India as the team secured another double points finish in Russia, consolidating its fourth place in the…

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  15. Hülkenberg happier with Renault race pace 08:44

    Hülkenberg happier with Renault race pace

    Nico Hülkenberg believes Renault has taken a step forward with its race pace after he secured another points finish at the Russian Grand Prix. Hülkenberg…

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  16. Red Bull suspects brake issues unrelated 06:48

    Red Bull suspects brake issues unrelated

    Red Bull Team Principal Christian Horner believes the brake issue which struck Daniel Ricciardo in Russia was different to the problem encountered by Max…

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  17. 03:32

    Full championship standings after Russia

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  18. Sunday 30 April 2017

  19. 17:32

    Latest Formula 1 photos: Sunday at Sochi

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  20. Alonso: Every weekend is the same 17:25

    Alonso: Every weekend is the same

    A frustrated Fernando Alonso commented that "every weekend is the same" after he failed to even make the start of the Russian Grand Prix. McLaren-Honda's…

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  21. Räikkönen content with return to podium 17:17

    Räikkönen content with return to podium

    Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen expressed satisfaction at returning to the podium positions for the first time since mid-2016 as he finished third in…

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  22. Palmer, Grosjean blame each other for clash 16:48

    Palmer, Grosjean blame each other for clash

    Renault's Jolyon Palmer and Haas' Romain Grosjean have blamed each other for the collision which caused both to retire at the start of the Russian Grand…

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  23. Wolff 'very proud' of Bottas after first win 16:31

    Wolff 'very proud' of Bottas after first win

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he is "very proud" of Valtteri Bottas after he claimed his maiden Formula 1 victory in Sunday's Russian Grand Prix. Bottas…

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  24. Hamilton: P4 maximum with cooling issues 15:56

    Hamilton: P4 maximum with cooling issues

    Lewis Hamilton says fourth position was the best result he could have achieved in the Russian Grand Prix after struggling with an overheating car throughout the…

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  25. Massa downplays Vettel's complaints 15:42

    Massa downplays Vettel's complaints

    Williams' Felipe Massa has dismissed Sebastian Vettel's complaints after the Ferrari driver lost time trying to lap the Brazilian in the closing stages of the…

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  26. Vettel: Victory chance lost at the start 15:20

    Vettel: Victory chance lost at the start

    Sebastian Vettel believes his prospects of taking victory at the Russian Grand Prix were squandered at the start, as he lost out to Mercedes rival Valtteri…

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  27. Bottas: Maiden F1 win worth the wait 15:11

    Bottas: Maiden F1 win worth the wait

    A delighted Valtteri Bottas says his maiden Formula 1 victory was "worth the wait" as he fended off Sebastian Vettel during a tense finale at the Russian Grand…

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  28. 14:41

    In full: Russian Grand Prix race result

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  29. Bottas fends off Vettel for maiden F1 win 14:39

    Bottas fends off Vettel for maiden F1 win

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas jumped both Ferrari drivers at the start and fended off a charging Sebastian Vettel in the closing stages to claim his maiden Formula…

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  30. 12:36

    Follow the Russian Grand Prix live!

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  31. 12:02

    Starting grid for the Russian Grand Prix

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  32. Hülkenberg: Race will be 'true teller' of pace 08:10

    Hülkenberg: Race will be 'true teller' of pace

    Nico Hülkenberg believes the Russian Grand Prix will act as a "true teller" of Renault's recent updates, if he is able to display improved race…

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  33. Grosjean: Struggles not down to brakes 07:34

    Grosjean: Struggles not down to brakes

    Haas driver Romain Grosjean says his struggles during qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix were not brake-related, stating that "the car wasn't doing anything…

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  34. Saturday 29 April 2017

  35. 19:14

    Latest Formula 1 photos: Saturday at Sochi

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  36. Alonso: McLaren losing 2.5s on straights 19:10

    Alonso: McLaren losing 2.5s on straights

    McLaren driver Fernando Alonso has continued his criticism of power unit supplier Honda, believing the MCL32 is giving away 2.5 seconds per lap on the straights…

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  37. Ocon 'a bit frustrated' despite maiden Q3 run 16:16

    Ocon 'a bit frustrated' despite maiden Q3 run

    Force India youngster Esteban Ocon believes he could have qualified in a higher position, despite making his first Q3 appearance at the Russian Grand…

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  38. Ricciardo 'staying positive' despite gap 15:24

    Ricciardo 'staying positive' despite gap

    Daniel Ricciardo says he is "staying positive" about Red Bull's prospects in 2017 despite a sizeable deficit to pole position at the Russian Grand Prix. Red…

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  39. Massa enjoying fight with Red Bull drivers 15:09

    Massa enjoying fight with Red Bull drivers

    Williams driver Felipe Massa says he is enjoying being able to fight with the Red Bull pair at this weekend's Russian Grand Prix, after splitting them in…

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  40. Bottas eyes start gains from third place 14:54

    Bottas eyes start gains from third place

    Valtteri Bottas is optimistic that the nature of the opening sequence of corners at the Sochi Autodrom can provide him with the chance to attack rival Ferrari…

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  41. Hamilton laments final sector struggles 14:48

    Hamilton laments final sector struggles

    Lewis Hamilton lamented balance troubles in the final sector as he wound up fourth during qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix at Sochi Autodrom. Hamilton…

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  42. Räikkönen felt pole was within reach 14:45

    Räikkönen felt pole was within reach

    Kimi Räikkönen reckons pole position was within his grasp before he was overhauled by Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel in the closing stages of Q3 in…

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  43. Vettel 'over the moon' with Sochi pole 14:36

    Vettel 'over the moon' with Sochi pole

    Sebastian Vettel has labelled himself as "over the moon" after he claimed his first pole position since 2015, with Ferrari locking out the front row of the grid…

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  44. 14:08

    Russian Grand Prix: Qualifying results

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  45. Vettel on pole, Ferrari locks out front row 14:06

    Vettel on pole, Ferrari locks out front row

    Sebastian Vettel took pole position for the Russian Grand Prix in a tight qualifying at Sochi Autodrom, ahead of team-mate Kimi Räikkönen, as Ferrari locked…

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  46. 12:45

    Follow qualifying for the Russian Grand Prix!

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  47. 11:06

    Russian Grand Prix: Full Practice 3 results

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  48. Vettel, Ferrari stay on top in final practice 11:01

    Vettel, Ferrari stay on top in final practice

    Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari continued to set the pace during Saturday's final free practice session for the Russian Grand Prix, with Kimi Räikkönen…

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  49. 09:46

    Follow final practice for the Russian GP!

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  50. Sirotkin set for second FP1 run in Spain 07:38

    Sirotkin set for second FP1 run in Spain

    Sergey Sirotkin is set to receive another opportunity to drive the R.S.17 during practice for the Spanish Grand Prix, after his outing on home soil in Russia…

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  51. Friday 28 April 2017

  52. 16:22

    Latest Formula 1 photos: Friday at Sochi

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  53. Hamilton describes 'difficult' opening day 16:15

    Hamilton describes 'difficult' opening day

    Lewis Hamilton described a "difficult" first day at the Russian Grand Prix as main rival Ferrari displayed strong short- and long-run pace through…

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  54. Wolff: Mercedes has 'a bit of work to do' 15:47

    Wolff: Mercedes has 'a bit of work to do'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says that his team has "a bit of work to do" after trailing Ferrari on the first day of practice for the Russian Grand Prix. Ferrari…

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  55. Red Bull drivers 'not expecting much' 15:24

    Red Bull drivers 'not expecting much'

    Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen are braced for an unsuccessful Russian Grand Prix weekend, with Red Bull again significantly adrift of Ferrari and Mercedes…

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  56. Vettel reckons Mercedes is sandbagging 15:01

    Vettel reckons Mercedes is sandbagging

    Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel reckons Mercedes will up its pace as the Russian Grand Prix weekend develops, after the team's low-key first day at Sochi…

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  57. 14:36

    Russian Grand Prix: Full Practice 2 results

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  58. Vettel heads Ferrari 1-2 in second practice 14:31

    Vettel heads Ferrari 1-2 in second practice

    Sebastian Vettel led Kimi Räikkönen in a Ferrari one-two during Friday's second practice session for the Russian Grand Prix, around half a second clear of…

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  59. 12:44

    Follow second practice for the Russian GP!

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  60. Vandoorne to get 15-place grid penalty 11:40

    Vandoorne to get 15-place grid penalty

    McLaren driver Stoffel Vandoorne will take a 15-place grid penalty at the Russian Grand Prix, after a precarious engine situation got even worse in…

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  61. 11:16

    Video: Ferrari's Russian Grand Prix guide

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  62. Vandoorne moves closer to engine penalty 11:05

    Vandoorne moves closer to engine penalty

    McLaren-Honda driver Stoffel Vandoorne is moving closer to an engine-related grid penalty after taking on new power unit elements for this weekend's Russian…

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  63. 10:35

    Russian Grand Prix: Full Practice 1 results

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  64. Räikkönen edges Bottas in first practice 10:32

    Räikkönen edges Bottas in first practice

    Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen edged out Mercedes rival Valtteri Bottas during Friday's first practice session for the Russian Grand Prix in Sochi, as the pair…

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  65. 08:46

    Follow first practice for the Russian GP!

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  66. Ricciardo hopes for 'bullet' RBR update 08:23

    Ricciardo hopes for 'bullet' RBR update

    Daniel Ricciardo says he hopes Red Bull's upcoming upgrades will give him a "bullet" which is capable of challenging current pace-setters Ferrari and…

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