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  1. Wednesday 27 May 2015

  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Monday 25 May 2015

  6. 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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  7. Sunday 24 May 2015

  8. Renault 'going in the right direction' 17:30

    Renault 'going in the right direction'

    Renault believes that it is heading "in the right direction" after the brand recorded its best result of the season at the Monaco Grand Prix. Red Bull duo…

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  9. 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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  10. 15:27

    Video: Verstappen crashes out in Monaco

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  11. Saturday 23 May 2015

  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. Thursday 21 May 2015

  15. 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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  16. Wednesday 20 May 2015

  17. 10:21

    Video: Sainz Jr. vs Verstappen on Monaco

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  18. Tuesday 19 May 2015

  19. 14:26

    Video: Max Verstappen's soapbox run

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  20. Saturday 16 May 2015

  21. 05:14

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

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  22. Friday 15 May 2015

  23. 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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  24. Sunday 10 May 2015

  25. 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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  26. Saturday 9 May 2015

  27. 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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  28. Friday 8 May 2015

  29. 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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  30. 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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  31. Thursday 7 May 2015

  32. 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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  33. Renault brings modified engine to Spain 07:23

    Renault brings modified engine to Spain

    Formula 1 power unit manufacturer Renault has confirmed that it will be supplying a modified engine to its teams at this weekend's Spanish Grand…

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  34. Monday 27 April 2015

  35. 14:45

    Video: Max Verstappen's rise to Formula 1

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  36. Thursday 23 April 2015

  37. 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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  38. Sunday 19 April 2015

  39. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Verstappen vs Sainz Jr.

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  40. Tuesday 14 April 2015

  41. 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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  42. Key: Toro Rosso a 'work in progress' 10:18

    Key: Toro Rosso a 'work in progress'

    Toro Rosso Technical Director James Key says that the team is still making progress with its structure after an impressive start to the 2015 campaign. Toro…

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  43. Sunday 12 April 2015

  44. 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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  45. Thursday 2 April 2015

  46. 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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  47. Wednesday 1 April 2015

  48. Gasly gets Toro Rosso test chance 18:05

    Gasly gets Toro Rosso test chance

    Red Bull junior Pierre Gasly will drive for Toro Rosso at the post-Spanish Grand Prix test. Toro Rosso confirmed Gasly's outing via social media on Wednesday…

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  49. Sunday 29 March 2015

  50. 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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  51. Saturday 28 March 2015

  52. 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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  53. Wednesday 18 March 2015

  54. 05:04

    Video of the Day: Red Bull vs Toro Rosso

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  55. Friday 13 March 2015

  56. 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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  57. Saturday 7 March 2015

  58. Feature: Sainz Jr. on his second chance 14:44

    Feature: Sainz Jr. on his second chance

    While Max Verstappen has stolen the headlines over the winter, his Toro Rosso team-mate is also a youngster primed to make his mark in Formula 1. GPUpdate.net…

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  59. Tuesday 3 March 2015

  60. Toro Rosso has performed 'as expected' – Key 08:42

    Toro Rosso has performed 'as expected' – Key

    Toro Rosso Technical Director James Key hailed a positive pre-season campaign for the Italian squad, believing that the new STR10 has performed "as…

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  61. Monday 2 March 2015

  62. 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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  63. Thursday 26 February 2015

  64. Sainz Jr. encouraged by Toro Rosso upgrade 18:09

    Sainz Jr. encouraged by Toro Rosso upgrade

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he is pleased with the upgrade package Toro Rosso has brought to the final pre-season in Barcelona. Toro Rosso's STR10 features a new…

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  65. Tuesday 24 February 2015

  66. 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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  67. Monday 23 February 2015

  68. 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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  69. Saturday 21 February 2015

  70. 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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  71. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Toro Rosso pair go karting

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  72. Friday 13 February 2015

  73. 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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  74. Tuesday 10 February 2015

  75. 10:05

    Video: Max Verstappen previews 2015 season

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  76. 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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  77. Wednesday 4 February 2015

  78. 04:58

    Video of the Day: Verstappen documentary

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  79. Wednesday 21 January 2015

  80. 05:08

    Video of the Day: Spying on the new STR10

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  81. Tuesday 20 January 2015

  82. Toro Rosso confirms Jerez car launch 14:38

    Toro Rosso confirms Jerez car launch

    Toro Rosso will launch its 2015 Formula 1 challenger on the eve of the first pre-season test at Jerez. The STR10 is to be officially presented at the Spanish…

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  83. Wednesday 14 January 2015

  84. 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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  85. Tuesday 13 January 2015

  86. 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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  87. Monday 12 January 2015

  88. Toro Rosso STR10 passes crash tests 17:48

    Toro Rosso STR10 passes crash tests

    Toro Rosso's 2015 Formula 1 challenger has passed the FIA's mandatory crash tests. All cars must pass the stringent tests before hitting the track and the…

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  89. Friday 2 January 2015

  90. 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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  91. Monday 22 December 2014

  92. 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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  93. Friday 19 December 2014

  94. 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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  95. Wednesday 17 December 2014

  96. Watson takes on expanded Toro Rosso role 12:07

    Watson takes on expanded Toro Rosso role

    Newly-appointed Toro Rosso Team Manager Graham Watson will take on an expanded role following Sporting Director Steve Nielsen's switch to Williams. Nielsen…

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  97. Monday 15 December 2014

  98. Alguersuari says Formula 1 is 'a big GP2' 14:53

    Alguersuari says Formula 1 is 'a big GP2'

    Ex-Toro Rosso driver Jaime Alguersuari says Formula 1 is now less of a challenge for rookies, describing the top echelon as "a big GP2". Alguersuari became…

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  99. Friday 12 December 2014

  100. Verstappen chooses 33 as car number 17:00

    Verstappen chooses 33 as car number

    Max Verstappen has confirmed that he will use #33 as his race number in Formula 1. Verstappen, 17, will become the youngest driver in Formula 1 history when…

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  101. Sporting Director Nielsen leaves Toro Rosso 13:33

    Sporting Director Nielsen leaves Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso has confirmed that Steve Nielsen has departed his role as Sporting Director of the team. Nielsen joined the Faenza-based outfit ahead of the 2013…

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  102. Tuesday 9 December 2014

  103. Verstappen: Working in Formula 1 is easier 12:34

    Verstappen: Working in Formula 1 is easier

    Toro Rosso's Max Verstappen says that being part of a Formula 1 team has so far proven to be easier than his limited time on the junior scene. Verstappen…

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  104. Friday 5 December 2014

  105. Wittmann's prize Formula 1 test postponed 08:54

    Wittmann's prize Formula 1 test postponed

    Marco Wittmann's planned prize Formula 1 test with Toro Rosso had to be postponed due to adverse weather conditions at Imola. Wittmann was expected to drive…

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  106. Thursday 4 December 2014

  107. Rain restricts Verstappen at Imola test 13:39

    Rain restricts Verstappen at Imola test

    Poor weather conditions severely restricted Max Verstappen's programme during a private test with new team Toro Rosso on Wednesday. The Dutch teenager had…

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  108. Wednesday 3 December 2014

  109. Super Licence rules altered for 2016 17:45

    Super Licence rules altered for 2016

    The FIA has announced that its Super Licence qualification rules will be tightened up from 2016. Under the new format, drivers would need to hold a valid…

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