Rosberg takes pole despite Q3 scare

Rosberg takes pole despite Q3 scare

Nico Rosberg beat Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the German Grand Prix, ensuring that he has topped all sessions so far this weekend, despite a technical scare in Q3, which restricted him to one lap. Read more…

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  1. Saturday 30 July 2016

  2. Hamilton says he 'had the pace' for pole 14:55

    Hamilton says he 'had the pace' for pole

    Lewis Hamilton feels he was quick enough to take pole position for the German Grand Prix, but simply "didn't finish off" his final Q3 effort. Hamilton topped…

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  3. Rosberg relieved to make sole lap count 14:42

    Rosberg relieved to make sole lap count

    Nico Rosberg expressed relief as he took pole position for the German Grand Prix with just one lap, after an electronic issue surfaced. Rosberg, who also set…

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  4. Rosberg takes pole despite Q3 scare 14:04

    Rosberg takes pole despite Q3 scare

    Nico Rosberg beat Lewis Hamilton to pole position for the German Grand Prix, ensuring that he has topped all sessions so far this weekend, despite a technical…

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  5. Hamilton avoids penalty, Mercedes fined 12:16

    Hamilton avoids penalty, Mercedes fined

    Lewis Hamilton has avoided a further reprimand, and penalty, following his unsafe release during German Grand Prix practice, with Mercedes instead fined…

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  6. Hamilton called to stewards over pit release 11:23

    Hamilton called to stewards over pit release

    Lewis Hamilton has been summoned to the stewards over an alleged unsafe release by Mercedes during Saturday's final practice session for the German Grand…

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  7. Rosberg completes practice clean sweep 11:03

    Rosberg completes practice clean sweep

    Nico Rosberg completed a clean sweep of free practice sessions by topping FP3 for the German Grand Prix, in front of Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton, as the…

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  8. Friday 29 July 2016

  9. Mercedes moved to prevent Hamilton penalty 16:09

    Mercedes moved to prevent Hamilton penalty

    Mercedes says it acted to remove any risk of Lewis Hamilton being handed a reprimand over track limits during German Grand Prix practice. Hamilton has been…

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  10. Rosberg stays ahead in second practice 14:32

    Rosberg stays ahead in second practice

    Nico Rosberg kept his place at the top of the times during Friday's second practice session for the German Grand Prix, ahead of Mercedes team-mate Lewis…

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  11. 11:02

    Video: Classic Mercedes at Hockenheim

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  12. Rosberg leads Hamilton in first practice 10:31

    Rosberg leads Hamilton in first practice

    Nico Rosberg edged out team-mate Lewis Hamilton during Friday morning's first free practice session for the German Grand Prix, as Mercedes held a sizeable…

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  13. Thursday 28 July 2016

  14. Hamilton feels he is 'still behind' in standings 16:45

    Hamilton feels he is 'still behind' in standings

    Lewis Hamilton says he feels as though he is "still behind" Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg in the championship standings, despite recently moving ahead, given…

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  15. Mercedes must accept driver 'idiosyncrasies' 08:32

    Mercedes must accept driver 'idiosyncrasies'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he and the squad must deal with the "idiosyncracies" of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, and insists no team has successfully…

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  16. Wednesday 27 July 2016

  17. Mercedes: 'Pressure on' at home event 12:02

    Mercedes: 'Pressure on' at home event

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff is wary that the pressure will be on the team as it bids to deliver a strong result at its home event in Germany. Nico Rosberg took…

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  18. 05:22

    Video of the Day: Decoding race strategies

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  19. Tuesday 26 July 2016

  20. 12:02

    Video: Mercedes' Hungarian GP podium

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  21. In photos: Hamilton's Hungaroring record 08:22

    In photos: Hamilton's Hungaroring record

    Lewis Hamilton set a new outright record by winning his fifth Hungarian Grand Prix last weekend, moving clear of Michael Schumacher's haul. GPUpdate.net looks…

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  22. Monday 25 July 2016

  23. 14:12

    Video of the Day: Rosberg's Hungary blog

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  24. Wolff: Hungary result 'really satisfying' 08:52

    Wolff: Hungary result 'really satisfying'

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has described the team's 1-2 result at the Hungarian Grand Prix as "really satisfying", given the team's below-par record at the race…

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  25. Sunday 24 July 2016

  26. Hamilton says race start was 'everything' 15:31

    Hamilton says race start was 'everything'

    Lewis Hamilton says the start of the Hungarian Grand Prix was "everything" as he usurped Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg for victory. Hamilton dived up the…

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  27. Hamilton takes title lead with Hungary win 14:48

    Hamilton takes title lead with Hungary win

    Lewis Hamilton moved to the top of the Formula 1 standings by beating Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to victory in the Hungarian Grand Prix, as Red Bull's…

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  28. Saturday 23 July 2016

  29. Rosberg keeps pole after investigation 19:38

    Rosberg keeps pole after investigation

    Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg has kept his pole position at the Hungarian Grand Prix after stewards determined that no further action was required over his…

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  30. Rosberg expects to keep Hungary pole 15:48

    Rosberg expects to keep Hungary pole

    Nico Rosberg expects to keep pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix, despite suggestions that he drove too fast under yellow flags. Mercedes team-mate…

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  31. Rosberg snatches pole in eventful qualifying 15:02

    Rosberg snatches pole in eventful qualifying

    Nico Rosberg snatched pole position for the Hungarian Grand Prix from Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton amid late yellow flags in qualifying, a session that was…

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  32. Rosberg tops FP3, Red Bull splits Mercedes 11:03

    Rosberg tops FP3, Red Bull splits Mercedes

    Nico Rosberg edged out Max Verstappen by two thousandths of a second during Saturday morning's final free practice session for the Hungarian Grand Prix, as the…

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  33. Friday 22 July 2016

  34. Rosberg lauds 'impressive' opening day 15:43

    Rosberg lauds 'impressive' opening day

    Nico Rosberg hailed an "impressive" Mercedes performance during Friday practice at the Hungaroring as the team dominated the times. Rosberg backed up…

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  35. Hamilton apologises to Mercedes for shunt 15:22

    Hamilton apologises to Mercedes for shunt

    Lewis Hamilton has apologised to Mercedes after his accident during Friday's second practice session for the Hungarian Grand Prix. Hamilton lost control of…

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  36. Rosberg fastest in FP2 as Hamilton crashes 14:33

    Rosberg fastest in FP2 as Hamilton crashes

    Nico Rosberg set the pace during Friday afternoon's second free practice session for the Hungarian Grand Prix, again comfortably clear of the field, after…

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  37. Hamilton checked over after FP2 crash 13:42

    Hamilton checked over after FP2 crash

    Lewis Hamilton was checked over at the Hungaroring medical centre following his crash in Friday afternoon's second practice session for the Hungarian Grand…

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  38. 11:02

    Video: Nico Rosberg/Toto Wolff on new deal

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  39. Mercedes sees Rosberg as the 'real deal' 10:55

    Mercedes sees Rosberg as the 'real deal'

    Toto Wolff has described Nico Rosberg as the "real deal" after the German signed a contract extension, tying him to Mercedes until at least the end of…

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  40. Hamilton leads Rosberg in first practice 10:35

    Hamilton leads Rosberg in first practice

    Lewis Hamilton edged out team-mate Nico Rosberg during Friday's first free practice session for the Hungarian Grand Prix, which started in damp conditions but…

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  41. Rosberg signs two-year contract extension 08:18

    Rosberg signs two-year contract extension

    Nico Rosberg has signed a new two-year contract extension at Mercedes, after a drawn-out negotiation process, taking him through to the end of the 2018 season…

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  42. Thursday 21 July 2016

  43. Mercedes 'optimistic' over Rosberg's gearbox 10:36

    Mercedes 'optimistic' over Rosberg's gearbox

    Mercedes says it is "optimistic" that Nico Rosberg's gearbox will be fit for use at this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix after it developed a problem during the…

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  44. Tuesday 19 July 2016

  45. Rosberg relishing chance to fight back 10:23

    Rosberg relishing chance to fight back

    Nico Rosberg says he is relishing the opportunity to fight back at the Hungarian Grand Prix after his title lead was cut to just one point in Britain due to a…

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  46. Monday 18 July 2016

  47. Mercedes sees Red Bull as 'major threat' 13:06

    Mercedes sees Red Bull as 'major threat'

    Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff reckons Red Bull will prove to be a "major threat" for victory at this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix in Budapest. The…

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  48. Hamilton feeling 'really strong' mentally 11:22

    Hamilton feeling 'really strong' mentally

    Lewis Hamilton feels that he has developed a "really strong" mental approach since clashing with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg at the Spanish Grand…

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  49. Friday 15 July 2016

  50. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Formula 1 pit-stop insight

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  51. Thursday 14 July 2016

  52. Pirelli eases fears over tyre test 'advantage' 12:16

    Pirelli eases fears over tyre test 'advantage'

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has moved to play down suggestions that the teams assisting with its 2017 development work will gain a significant…

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  53. Wednesday 13 July 2016

  54. 05:26

    Video of the Day: F1 obstacle course

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  55. Tuesday 12 July 2016

  56. Ocon: Mixed weather conditions useful 19:20

    Ocon: Mixed weather conditions useful

    Esteban Ocon says he benefitted from running in various weather conditions on the first day of the post-British Grand Prix test session. Ocon was the most…

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  57. Hamilton unhappy with Rosberg booing 08:32

    Hamilton unhappy with Rosberg booing

    Lewis Hamilton has called on Formula 1 fans not to boo drivers on the podium after team-mate Nico Rosberg received a frosty reception at the British Grand…

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  58. Monday 11 July 2016

  59. Mercedes withdraws penalty appeal notice 17:36

    Mercedes withdraws penalty appeal notice

    Mercedes has withdrawn its notice of intention to appeal Nico Rosberg's post-race time penalty over a radio transmission regulation breach at the British Grand…

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  60. Sunday 10 July 2016

  61. Mercedes lodges Rosberg appeal notice 18:55

    Mercedes lodges Rosberg appeal notice

    Mercedes has lodged its notice of intention to appeal over Nico Rosberg's 10-second time penalty at the British Grand Prix, handed out for a radio regulation…

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  62. Rosberg given 10-second time penalty 18:21

    Rosberg given 10-second time penalty

    Nico Rosberg has been given a 10-second time penalty following the British Grand Prix, for a radio transmission rule breach, dropping him to third, behind Max…

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  63. Hamilton revels in fourth British GP win 15:36

    Hamilton revels in fourth British GP win

    Lewis Hamilton expressed his delight after taking a third successive British Grand Prix victory, and fourth overall of his Formula 1 career. Hamilton came…

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  64. Robserg confident he won't be penalised 15:13

    Robserg confident he won't be penalised

    Nico Rosberg says he is confident that he will not be penalised over team radio messages sent to him during the British Grand Prix. Rosberg encountered a…

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  65. Hamilton triumphs in wet/dry British GP 14:39

    Hamilton triumphs in wet/dry British GP

    Lewis Hamilton mastered changeable conditions to take his third straight British Grand Prix win, with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg beating Red Bull's Max…

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  66. Mercedes drivers insist they will race 10:42

    Mercedes drivers insist they will race

    Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg have insisted that they will race each other in the British Grand Prix, despite their warning from Mercedes…

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  67. 05:12

    Video of the Day: Hamilton goes karting

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  68. Saturday 9 July 2016

  69. Rosberg cleared over qualifying incident 15:55

    Rosberg cleared over qualifying incident

    British Grand Prix stewards have cleared Nico Rosberg after an investigation into an alleged regulation breach during Saturday's qualifying session at…

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  70. Rosberg under investigation after qualifying 14:52

    Rosberg under investigation after qualifying

    Nico Rosberg is under investigation for an alleged rule breach during British Grand Prix qualifying, in which he finished second to Mercedes team-mate Lewis…

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  71. Hamilton: 'A lot of pressure' on final lap 14:50

    Hamilton: 'A lot of pressure' on final lap

    Lewis Hamilton has admitted he was under "a lot of pressure" on his final lap after having a time deleted in British Grand Prix qualifying. Mercedes driver…

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  72. Hamilton beats Rosberg to British GP pole 14:05

    Hamilton beats Rosberg to British GP pole

    Lewis Hamilton beat Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg to pole position for the British Grand Prix, even though he had a lap time deleted, with Red Bull outpacing…

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  73. Hamilton completes practice clean sweep 11:03

    Hamilton completes practice clean sweep

    Lewis Hamilton edged out Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg during FP3 for the British Grand Prix to complete a practice clean sweep, in a session that started in…

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  74. Wolff expecting to retain driver line-up 08:32

    Wolff expecting to retain driver line-up

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says he "very confident" that Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg will remain as team-mates next season, despite heightened intra-team…

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  75. Friday 8 July 2016

  76. Hamilton encouraged by long run pace 17:13

    Hamilton encouraged by long run pace

    Lewis Hamilton reckons Mercedes needs to find additional one-lap pace but is encouraged by its long-run form, after he topped both Friday practice sessions for…

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  77. Hamilton quickest as Rosberg hits trouble 15:33

    Hamilton quickest as Rosberg hits trouble

    Lewis Hamilton remained at the top of the timesheets during second practice for the British Grand Prix, with Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg missing the entire…

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  78. Rosberg unable to take part in FP2 14:58

    Rosberg unable to take part in FP2

    Nico Rosberg was ruled out of Friday's second practice session for the British Grand Prix before leaving the pit lane, after technical issues struck his F1 W07…

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  79. Hamilton edges out Rosberg in FP1 11:31

    Hamilton edges out Rosberg in FP1

    Lewis Hamilton narrowly outpaced Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg during first practice for the British Grand Prix, as they reconvened under stricter guidelines…

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  80. Thursday 7 July 2016

  81. Hamilton: Warning won't change anything 17:37

    Hamilton: Warning won't change anything

    Lewis Hamilton has expressed his view that Mercedes' warning following his latest on track collision with team-mate Nico Rosberg "won't change anything" moving…

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