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  1. Thursday 22 June 2017

  2. Ocon 'all good' with Pérez after tension 17:22

    Ocon 'all good' with Pérez after tension

    Esteban Ocon says he has cleared the air with Force India team-mate Sergio Pérez off the back of a tense situation at the previous event in Canada. Ocon was…

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  3. Wednesday 21 June 2017

  4. Pérez reckons 'big points' possible in Baku 08:26

    Pérez reckons 'big points' possible in Baku

    Sergio Pérez believes Force India can target "big points" at this weekend's Azerbaijan Grand Prix, due to its 2017 form and its result at last year's…

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  5. Monday 12 June 2017

  6. Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 17:24

    Canadian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton dominated to take his third win of the campaign, while Valtteri Bottas completed a 1-2 for the Mercedes team. GPUpdate.net presents its winners…

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  7. Force India 'chose to let drivers race' 16:14

    Force India 'chose to let drivers race'

    Force India Deputy Team Principal Bob Fernley has defended the squad's tactics during the Canadian Grand Prix, after Sergio Pérez and Esteban Ocon ran…

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  8. Sunday 11 June 2017

  9. Pérez defends his stance against Ocon 21:47

    Pérez defends his stance against Ocon

    Sergio Pérez has defended his stance against Force India team-mate Esteban Ocon during the Canadian Grand Prix, with both drivers feeling a podium was within…

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  10. Thursday 8 June 2017

  11. Video: Ocon on 'American French' Canada 13:02

    Video: Ocon on 'American French' Canada

    Force India's Esteban Ocon previews the Canadian Grand Prix in "American French" Montréal.

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  12. Tuesday 6 June 2017

  13. Ocon feels he is now 'up-to-speed' in F1 15:48

    Ocon feels he is now 'up-to-speed' in F1

    Force India driver Esteban Ocon says he is "fully up-to-speed" in Formula 1, almost a third of the way into his first full campaign. Mercedes-backed Ocon…

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  14. Tuesday 30 May 2017

  15. Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:02

    Monaco Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Sebastian Vettel overhauled Ferrari team-mate Kimi Räikkönen to lead a Ferrari 1-2 at the Monaco Grand Prix, increasing his championship lead in the process.…

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  16. Saturday 27 May 2017

  17. Ocon feels FP3 shunt hurt prospects 16:57

    Ocon feels FP3 shunt hurt prospects

    Esteban Ocon believes his crash during the closing stages of third practice in Monaco hindered his prospects in qualifying, as he dropped out in Q1. Ocon…

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  18. Wednesday 24 May 2017

  19. Force India to wear breast cancer ribbon 09:55

    Force India to wear breast cancer ribbon

    Force India has announced a multi-year partnership with Breast Cancer Care, which will see the famous pink ribbon displayed on its Formula 1 cars. Breast…

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  20. Sunday 21 May 2017

  21. Video of the Day: Strapping in an F1 driver 05:36

    Video of the Day: Strapping in an F1 driver

    Esteban Ocon's front end mechanic, Harry Rush, shows us how to strap a Formula 1 driver in their seat.

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  22. Sunday 14 May 2017

  23. Force India pair delighted with 'big points' 18:09

    Force India pair delighted with 'big points'

    Force India drivers Sergio Pérez and Esteban Ocon were delighted to secure their best results of the season and claim 22 points for team in the Spanish Grand…

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  24. Force India called over numbers breach 15:42

    Force India called over numbers breach

    Force India has been summoned to the Spanish Grand Prix stewards over a breach of Article 9.2 of the Sporting Regulations, relating to the size of the numbers…

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  25. Force India frustrated despite double Q3 run 07:44

    Force India frustrated despite double Q3 run

    Force India drivers Sergio Pérez and Esteban Ocon were left with mixed emotions despite the pair both securing top 10 grid slots for the Spanish Grand…

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  26. Thursday 11 May 2017

  27. Video of the Day: Spanish GP track guide 05:38

    Video of the Day: Spanish GP track guide

    Force India driver Esteban Ocon talks through a lap of the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.

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  28. Monday 1 May 2017

  29. 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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  30. Saturday 29 April 2017

  31. 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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  32. Wednesday 26 April 2017

  33. Wolff encouraged by progress of juniors 09:34

    Wolff encouraged by progress of juniors

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has praised the progress made by youngsters Pascal Wehrlein and Esteban Ocon in Formula 1 this season, believing both are on the right…

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  34. Sunday 16 April 2017

  35. Force India gives Celis Jr. another test day 11:15

    Force India gives Celis Jr. another test day

    Force India will hand reserve driver and World Series Formula V8 3.5 racer Alfonso Celis Jr. another day in the VJM10 at the post-Bahrain Grand Prix…

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  36. Wednesday 12 April 2017

  37. Video: Esteban Ocon's guide to Sakhir 10:04

    Video: Esteban Ocon's guide to Sakhir

    Force India driver Esteban Ocon talks through a lap of the Sakhir Circuit, home to this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix, the third round of the 2017 Formula 1…

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  38. Monday 10 April 2017

  39. Ocon rues lost time despite another point 07:34

    Ocon rues lost time despite another point

    Force India youngster Esteban Ocon was left to lament a team misunderstanding, which meant he made an unnecessary trip through the pit lane at the Chinese Grand…

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  40. Thursday 6 April 2017

  41. Video of the Day: Chinese GP track guide 04:36

    Video of the Day: Chinese GP track guide

    Force India driver Esteban Ocon guides you through a lap of the Shanghai International Circuit.

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  42. Tuesday 4 April 2017

  43. Ocon working through 'big learning curve' 12:01

    Ocon working through 'big learning curve'

    Esteban Ocon says he is still experiencing a "big learning curve" in Formula 1, despite scoring his first point at the recent season-opener in…

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  44. Sunday 26 March 2017

  45. Pérez reckons seventh place maximum 10:27

    Pérez reckons seventh place maximum

    Sergio Pérez believes he extracted the maximum from Force India's potential as he finished in seventh position at the season-opening Australian Grand…

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  46. Saturday 25 March 2017

  47. Ocon eyes first points from 14th place 10:12

    Ocon eyes first points from 14th place

    Esteban Ocon is optimistic that he can make amends for a mistake on his final flying lap in Q2 to compete for points during his Force India debut at the…

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  48. Thursday 23 March 2017

  49. Force India's new livery breaks cover 09:49

    Force India's new livery breaks cover

    Force India's all-new matte pink livery has broken cover ahead of this weekend's season-opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. Sergio Pérez and Esteban…

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  50. Monday 20 March 2017

  51. Pérez: 'Anything can happen' in Australia 16:03

    Pérez: 'Anything can happen' in Australia

    Sergio Pérez has stressed the importance of being "ready at all times" during the season-opening Australian Grand Prix weekend, as Formula 1 teams get up to…

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  52. Saturday 4 March 2017

  53. Feature: Just how far can Force India go? 10:02

    Feature: Just how far can Force India go?

    Force India has regularly punched above its weight in Formula 1 over recent years, but can it go even higher in 2017? GPUpdate.net caught up with Deputy Team…

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  54. Tuesday 21 February 2017

  55. Force India finalises Barcelona test line-up 16:17

    Force India finalises Barcelona test line-up

    Force India has confirmed its full driver schedule for both pre-season test sessions, with junior driver Alfonso Celis Jr. set to receive more track…

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  56. Tuesday 27 December 2016

  57. Pérez: Ocon replaces 'one of the best' 16:26

    Pérez: Ocon replaces 'one of the best'

    Sergio Pérez says Esteban Ocon is replacing "one of the best" drivers on the grid in Nico Hülkenberg, but reckons the Mercedes youngster will rise to the…

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  58. Where are the 'Stars of the Future' now? 09:45

    Where are the 'Stars of the Future' now?

    Prior to the start of the 2015 season, GPUpdate.net identified 10 young drivers to keep an eye on as they worked their way up the motorsport ladder. Now…

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  59. Saturday 24 December 2016

  60. 2016 review: Manor's point goes to waste 08:02

    2016 review: Manor's point goes to waste

    GPUpdate.net's 2016 reviews conclude at Manor, which came close to securing 10th with current-spec engines and a new chassis, and housed two Mercedes youngsters…

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  61. Sunday 11 December 2016

  62. GPUpdate readers want Alonso at Mercedes 13:50

    GPUpdate readers want Alonso at Mercedes

    GPUpdate.net readers believe that Mercedes should try to poach Fernando Alonso from McLaren-Honda to replace the retiring Nico Rosberg in Formula 1 next…

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  63. Friday 2 December 2016

  64. Overview: Candidates to replace Rosberg 15:08

    Overview: Candidates to replace Rosberg

    Following the shock news that Nico Rosberg will retire from Formula 1 with immediate effect, GPUpdate.net looks at the potential candidates who could line up…

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  65. Sunday 27 November 2016

  66. Wehrlein 'dreaming big' over decisive points 06:12

    Wehrlein 'dreaming big' over decisive points

    Pascal Wehrlein says he is "dreaming big" about scoring points and returning Manor to 10th in the standings after reaching Q2 again at the Abu Dhabi Grand…

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  67. Saturday 19 November 2016

  68. Ocon hopes to end Manor stint on high 13:46

    Ocon hopes to end Manor stint on high

    Esteban Ocon is optimistic that he can end his short stint with Manor on a positive note as he prepares to participate in his final Grand Prix with the team in…

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  69. Wednesday 16 November 2016

  70. Ocon held Renault talks before SFI deal 12:15

    Ocon held Renault talks before SFI deal

    Mercedes protégé Esteban Ocon has revealed that he held talks with Renault over a 2017 seat before he was signed by Force India on a two-year…

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  71. Monday 14 November 2016

  72. Ocon 'really sad' despite best F1 finish 15:06

    Ocon 'really sad' despite best F1 finish

    Esteban Ocon described himself as "sad" and "disappointed" as Manor lost 10th position in the standings, despite the youngster enjoying his strongest race to…

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  73. Saturday 12 November 2016

  74. Ocon penalised for impeding Palmer in Q1 18:15

    Ocon penalised for impeding Palmer in Q1

    Esteban Ocon has been hit with a three-place grid penalty for the Brazilian Grand Prix after the stewards deemed that he impeded Jolyon Palmer in…

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  75. Force India says signing Ocon 'very close call' 10:32

    Force India says signing Ocon 'very close call'

    Force India has described its decision to sign Esteban Ocon as Sergio Pérez's team-mate for the 2017 season, over fellow Mercedes-supported Pascal Wehrlein, as…

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  76. Thursday 10 November 2016

  77. Wolff: Ocon deal shows talent beats money 12:32

    Wolff: Ocon deal shows talent beats money

    Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff says Force India's recruitment of Esteban Ocon is positive for the sport and proves that "talent wins over money". Force…

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  78. Ocon joins Force India on multi-year deal 12:15

    Ocon joins Force India on multi-year deal

    Mercedes protégé and current Manor driver Esteban Ocon will switch to Force India for the 2017 campaign, alongside incumbent Sergio Pérez, after signing a…

    F1
  79. Tuesday 1 November 2016

  80. Ocon hopes Manor addresses handling 16:42

    Ocon hopes Manor addresses handling

    Esteban Ocon is hopeful Manor can understand why he was suffering with handling problems across the course of the Mexican Grand Prix weekend. Ocon was half a…

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  81. Tuesday 25 October 2016

  82. Ocon relieved to finish with damaged car 11:46

    Ocon relieved to finish with damaged car

    Manor driver Esteban Ocon explained that he was pleased to reach the finish of the United States Grand Prix after picking up damage on his MRT05 during the…

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  83. Thursday 20 October 2016

  84. Ocon poised for first Manor halo run 21:58

    Ocon poised for first Manor halo run

    Esteban Ocon is set to trial the halo during free practice for the United States Grand Prix, the first time that he and his Manor squad have sampled the…

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  85. Saturday 8 October 2016

  86. Ocon disappointed not to beat Sauber pair 13:10

    Ocon disappointed not to beat Sauber pair

    Esteban Ocon was left to rue a mistake on his quickest Q1 run as he felt beating Sauber pair Marcus Ericsson and Felipe Nasr was possible at the Japanese Grand…

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  87. Thursday 6 October 2016

  88. Ocon looking for 'more complete' weekend 12:16

    Ocon looking for 'more complete' weekend

    Esteban Ocon says that he is hoping to experience a "more complete" race weekend at the Japanese Grand Prix, his fifth full Formula 1 event with Manor. Ocon…

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  89. Tuesday 20 September 2016

  90. Ocon pit-stop an 'unmitigated disaster' 16:31

    Ocon pit-stop an 'unmitigated disaster'

    Manor Racing Director Dave Ryan labelled Esteban Ocon's first pit-stop at the Singapore Grand Prix as an "unmitigated disaster", after the youngster lost over a…

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  91. Thursday 15 September 2016

  92. Ocon: Making Q2 is the next target 08:58

    Ocon: Making Q2 is the next target

    Manor's Esteban Ocon says securing a slot in the second segment of qualifying is his next goal as he prepares to tackle the Singapore Grand Prix for the first…

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  93. Wednesday 7 September 2016

  94. Ocon hopes Manor stint aids 2017 chances 13:02

    Ocon hopes Manor stint aids 2017 chances

    Esteban Ocon is hopeful that his stint with Manor this season will boost his chances of racing with Renault in Formula 1 next year. Mercedes-backed youngster…

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  95. Friday 2 September 2016

  96. Wehrlein reckons Q3 possible for Manor 07:28

    Wehrlein reckons Q3 possible for Manor

    Pascal Wehrlein reckons Manor has a realistic chance of fighting for a maiden Q3 outing at this weekend's Italian Grand Prix, on the back of its strong showing…

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  97. Monday 29 August 2016

  98. Ocon 'learned a lot' during Formula 1 debut 11:31

    Ocon 'learned a lot' during Formula 1 debut

    Esteban Ocon says he "learned a lot" during his maiden Formula 1 race at the Belgian Grand Prix, in which he classified in 16th position. Mercedes-backed…

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  99. Friday 26 August 2016

  100. Wehrlein: Ocon arrival won't change approach 08:34

    Wehrlein: Ocon arrival won't change approach

    Manor driver Pascal Wehrlein says he is "looking forward" to taking on new team-mate Esteban Ocon, but insists the arrival of the Frenchman will make no…

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  101. Thursday 25 August 2016

  102. Ocon: Spa the best place to start F1 career 10:36

    Ocon: Spa the best place to start F1 career

    Manor newcomer Esteban Ocon says that there is no better place to start his Formula 1 career than Spa-Francorchamps, the venue for this weekend's the Belgian…

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  103. Wednesday 17 August 2016

  104. Ocon surprised by Formula 1 opportunity 09:55

    Ocon surprised by Formula 1 opportunity

    Esteban Ocon has admitted that the opportunity to compete for Manor from the Belgian Grand Prix onwards came as a surprise, but insists he "feels ready" to take…

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  105. Monday 15 August 2016

  106. Ocon set to use number 31 in Formula 1 14:00

    Ocon set to use number 31 in Formula 1

    Manor has confirmed that new arrival Esteban Ocon will use #31 as his Formula 1 number. Ocon will make his Formula 1 debut with Manor at the Belgian Grand…

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  107. Wednesday 10 August 2016

  108. In photos: Ocon's route to the Formula 1 grid 13:02

    In photos: Ocon's route to the Formula 1 grid

    Mercedes youngster Esteban Ocon will graduate to Formula 1 with Manor Racing at the Belgian Grand Prix later this month. GPUpdate.net provides an overview of…

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  109. Ryan thrilled with 'potent' Manor driver line-up 10:37

    Ryan thrilled with 'potent' Manor driver line-up

    Manor Racing Director Dave Ryan says the recruitment of Esteban Ocon will help the team continue its development in 2016 as it bids to move up the Formula 1…

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  110. Renault: Ocon deal shows strong Mercedes link 10:15

    Renault: Ocon deal shows strong Mercedes link

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul says Esteban Ocon's deal to race for Manor across the remainder of 2016 highlights the "excellent relationship…

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  111. Wolff: Manor the 'right environment' for Ocon 09:50

    Wolff: Manor the 'right environment' for Ocon

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff has described Manor as the "right environment" for Esteban Ocon to make his Formula 1 debut, and says he is "excited" to see how the…

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