Formula 1 news - March 2017

On this page you will find the most important Formula 1 news news articles that were published in March 2017. To read all news articles from a certain day please click on the exact date.

29 March 2017

Horner: Red Bull needs to find half a second
Renault's 'biggest step' to come in Canada
Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - Australia
Vettel: Ferrari work starting to pay off

28 March 2017

Webber: Alonso might not do whole season
Opinion: Don't judge 2017 overtaking on opener
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Fernley: Double points 'fantastic reward'
Hamilton sure of gains on tyre usage
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27 March 2017

Australian Grand Prix: Winners and Losers
Vandoorne: McLaren race finish a milestone
Räikkönen rues difficult opening stint
Vettel, Hamilton relishing potential title fight
Hülkenberg 'just couldn't overtake' Alonso
Sauber baffled at no Magnussen penalty
Video of the Day: Hamilton's hospitality tour

26 March 2017

Hamilton 'ran out of grip' during first stint
Vettel 'over the moon' with Australia win
Vettel beats Hamilton to Australian GP win
Ricciardo hit with five-place grid penalty
Mercedes braced for 'big fight' with Ferrari
Latest F1 photos: Sunday in Melbourne
Clear: Australia win 'fell into our hands'
Giovinazzi lauds 'fantastic' F1 debut
Massa delighted to lead midfield charge
Sainz Jr. hails 'confidence boost' for STR
Pérez reckons seventh place maximum
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25 March 2017

Vettel: Mistakes didn't cost Ferrari pole
Hamilton expects 'tight' race from pole
Hamilton takes pole, Vettel splits Mercedes
Stroll to get five-place grid drop on debut
Vettel puts Ferrari on top in final practice
Giovinazzi to replace Wehrlein in Australia
Latest F1 photos: Saturday in Melbourne
Giovinazzi thought F1 call-up was a joke
Bratches: No shortage of aspiring F1 hosts
Williams referred to stewards over gearbox
Magnussen rues 'messed up' qualifying runs
Ocon eyes first points from 14th place
Sainz Jr. relieved after Q1, Q2 struggles
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24 March 2017

Vettel confident despite half-second gap
Hamilton feeling '99 per cent' after first day
Verstappen concedes Red Bull 'a bit too slow'
Hamilton keeps advantage in second practice
Hamilton fastest as 2017 season begins
Video: Rosberg discusses 2017, retirement
Brown: Progress in 2017 will be 'gradual'
Latest F1 photos: Friday in Melbourne
McLaren-Honda lifted by improved reliability
Sainz Jr. stresses Toro Rosso cannot relax
Wolff: Hamilton 'in a league of his own'
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23 March 2017

Lowe: Williams can win as customer team
Background: FIA drops 'Verstappen rule'
FIA confident of protest-free season-opener
Force India's new livery breaks cover
Hamilton: Ferrari the favourite for 2017
Pérez reveals post-Barcelona weight loss
Wehrlein officially cleared to race in Australia
Video: Dan Fallows on Red Bull's RB13
Hamilton plays down Rosberg absence
Lorenzo: Initial struggles were a 'shock'
Latest F1 photos: Thursday in Melbourne
Video: Toro Rosso drivers in Casio time trial
GPUpdate readers back Vettel for victory
Whiting: Cockpit protection call next month
Video of the Day: Australian GP track guide

22 March 2017

Feature: How did class of 2017 fare on debuts?
Abiteboul confirms Renault ERS issue fixed
Sainz Jr. optimistic of points-scoring start
Gelael set for Formula 1 test runs with STR
Vettel settles on 'Gina' for 2017 car name
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21 March 2017

Overview: Melbourne's wild F1 moments
Preview: Formula 1 prepares to enter new era
FIA tweaks Thursday Press Conference format
Alonso: McLaren braced for 'difficult' start
Latest F1 photos: Tuesday in Melbourne
Video of the Day: Bottas' winter training

20 March 2017

Background: Race starts to be 'more varied'
Wolff: Margins at front of field have 'shrunk'
Verstappen: Mercedes, Ferrari ahead of RBR
Overview: Who's in reserve for 2017?
Overview: Presenting the 2017 F1 grid
Pérez: 'Anything can happen' in Australia
Video: Mercedes ups game for pit-stops
Latest F1 photos: Preparations in Melbourne
Video of the Day: Eddie Jordan on 2017

19 March 2017

Where to watch Formula 1 on TV in 2017
Interview: Magnussen finds 'family' at Haas
Video of the Day: Calderón on Sauber role

18 March 2017

Manor's assets to be auctioned in May
Feature: Reflecting on Hamilton's F1 bow
Sainz Jr: 2016 form won't help 2018 talks
Sochi names grandstand after Petrov
Grosjean: Strong start not everything in 2017
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17 March 2017

Ecclestone wanted another year as F1 chief
Red Bull: Mercedes still 'clear favourite'
Vergne to enter WEC with Manor LMP2 team

16 March 2017

'McLaren contacts Mercedes over engine'
Feature: Alonso's ongoing third title quest
Lowe takes shareholding in Williams role
McLaren unsure if it can finish first race
Haas unconcerned by lack of sponsors
Häkkinen rejoins McLaren as ambassador
Adelaide interested in Australian GP return
Williams: Lowe signing a 'game-changer'
Video of the Day: Ferrari celebrates 70 years

15 March 2017

Webber: Don't judge RBR on low-key winter
McLaren: Alonso's future down to strong car
Bottas 'won't panic' if Hamilton is quicker
Interview: Wehrlein on an eventful winter
Video: Kaltenborn previews 2017 season
Video of the Day: Sauber 360 degree onboard

14 March 2017

Force India presents pink livery for 2017
Overview: Key talking points from testing
Boullier: No 'overnight fixes' at McLaren-Honda
Video of the Day: Remembering John Surtees

13 March 2017

Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - Test 2
In photos: Formula 1 helmets of 2017
Video: Daniel Ricciardo's F1 driver room
De Vries to focus on F2 over McLaren
Video of the Day: Life as an F1 apprentice

12 March 2017

Tost: Lack of reliability STR's weakness
Wehrlein 'feeling ready' despite missed test
Stroll sure of gains after 'good' week
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11 March 2017

Honda 'a little bit scared' of performance deficit
Barcelona pre-season test (2) in numbers
Overview: How did each team fare at second test?
Ferrari power unit 'big step' forward in 2017
Motorsport world pays tribute to Surtees

10 March 2017

Räikkönen insists 'too early' to judge pace
Räikkönen fastest as pre-season testing ends
Racing legend John Surtees dies aged 83
Grosjean, Haas still struggling with brakes
McLaren-Honda hit by further electrical issues
Räikkönen surges clear, more Honda woes
Photos: Barcelona pre-season testing (2) - Day 4
Formula 1 pre-season testing - Day 4 results
Pirelli confirms compounds through to Baku
Renault: ERS issue 'magnified' during tests
Barcelona pre-season testing (2): Day 4 line-up

9 March 2017

Hamilton reckons Ferrari has been 'bluffing'
Ricciardo admits Red Bull 'got confused'
Vettel fastest on penultimate F1 test day
Vettel plays down Ferrari testing speed
McLaren-Honda confirms electrical issue
Vettel fastest for Ferrari, but masks pace
Insight: Alonso loses patience with Honda
Photos: Barcelona pre-season testing (2) - Day 3
Stroll keen for qualifying runs on last day
Formula 1 pre-season testing - Day 3 results
Villeneuve backs 'aggressive' new-look F1
Video: Verstappen meets fans in stands
Ferrari won't make 'grand predictions' in 2017
Follow Day 3 of pre-season testing (2) live!
Barcelona pre-season testing (2): Day 3 line-up
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8 March 2017

Alonso: Honda has no reliability, no power
Verstappen brushes off power unit issues
Bottas fastest, Räikkönen crashes on day two
Formula 1 can't return to V10/V12 - Todt
Photos: Barcelona pre-season testing (2) - Day 2
Formula 1 pre-season testing - Day 2 results
Bottas flies to quickest time at Barcelona
Video: Mercedes fans spend day with team
Vandoorne: 'Large chunk' still completed
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7 March 2017

Mercedes drivers wary of Ferrari, Red Bull
Ricciardo says Red Bull 'starting to evolve'
McLaren admits 'maximum' strain with Honda
Massa heads opening day of second F1 test
Honda forced to change power unit again
Massa quickest as F1 testing resumes
Pirelli outlines revised management set-up
Wehrlein back in F1 action at Barcelona
Honda to part ways with consultant Simon
Barcelona pre-season testing (2): Day 1 line-up
Photos: Barcelona pre-season testing (2) - Day 1
Wehrlein relieved by painless F1 return
Massa wants further big mileage hauls
Formula 1 pre-season testing - Day 1 results
Follow Day 1 of pre-season testing (2) live!

6 March 2017

Mark Sutton: Story behind the shot - Test 1
Wehrlein gets green light for F1 return
Haas looks to 'snatch a podium' in 2017
Feature: Lola's brief Formula 1 foray – Part 2
Driver line-ups for second Barcelona test
Brabham honoured with Australian coin
Giovinazzi hopes to end Italy's F1 drought
Video of the Day: Q&A with Lewis Hamilton

5 March 2017

Feature: Lola's brief Formula 1 foray – Part 1
Pirelli believes objectives met with 2017 cars
Calderón: Formula 1 outing 'on the table'
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4 March 2017

Bottas: Mercedes move bigger than expected
Feature: Just how far can Force India go?
Verstappen not setting goals until Spanish GP
Alonso feels drivers 'less important' in 2017
Magnussen: Communication easier at Haas

3 March 2017

First Barcelona pre-season test in numbers
Overview: How did each team fare at first test?
Boullier labels Ferrari as the 'surprise' team
Toro Rosso confident despite 'bumpy' start
Vandoorne optimistic after test improvement
Pérez: Force India preparation 'going to plan'
Ex-Williams tech chief Symonds joins Sky
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2 March 2017

Räikkönen: Ferrari start 'much smoother'
Räikkönen quickest as first F1 test ends
Hamilton misses morning with electrical fault
In photos: Formula 1 drivers test in wet
Honda 'feeling sorry' for McLaren drivers
Williams forced to miss final day of first test
Pirelli outlines plan for wet Barcelona test day
Barcelona pre-season testing: Day 4 line-up
Photos: Barcelona pre-season testing - Day 4
Bottas: Wet/Intermediate running 'very useful'
Palmer hails 'big step' at Renault for 2017
Formula 1 pre-season testing - Day 4 results
Räikkönen tops wet/dry final test morning
Follow Day 4 of pre-season testing live!
Video of the Day: F1 mechanic night shift

1 March 2017

Williams not blaming Stroll for incidents
Vettel: F1's 2017 overhaul 'like an aspirin'
Bottas edges out Vettel on third test day
Final 2017 entry list confirms Manor exit
Verstappen abbreviation change approved
Bottas sets rapid pace on third morning
Canada extends Formula 1 deal until 2029
Rosberg: Drivers will be 'proper gladiators'
Brawn eyes non-championship F1 race
Hamilton gets 'bruises and bumps' testing
Barcelona pre-season testing: Day 3 line-up
Photos: Barcelona pre-season testing - Day 3
Bottas: Mercedes feeling 'better and better'
Toro Rosso hindered by drivetrain issues
Formula 1 pre-season testing - Day 3 results
Follow Day 3 of pre-season testing live!
Video of the Day: Stroll visits Oris factory