2017 Abu Dhabi Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Friday 1 December 2017

  2. Renault says 'extreme' preparation paid off 12:14

    Renault says 'extreme' preparation paid off

    Renault Managing Director Cyril Abiteboul says the operation's "extreme preparation" paid off, after it vaulted Toro Rosso to take sixth in the Constructors…

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  3. Video: Abu Dhabi GP strategy analysis 11:07

    Video: Abu Dhabi GP strategy analysis

    Mercedes reflects on strategy at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, where Valtteri Bottas led home Lewis Hamilton in a 1-2 finish.

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  4. Thursday 30 November 2017

  5. In photos: Story of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 12:33

    In photos: Story of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

    Valtteri Bottas claimed the third win of his Formula 1 career as he led home a Mercedes 1-2 at the Yas Marina Circuit. GPUpdate.net presents a pictorial review…

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  6. Wednesday 29 November 2017

  7. Wolff: Abu Dhabi 1-2 a 'special' conclusion 16:34

    Wolff: Abu Dhabi 1-2 a 'special' conclusion

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff labelled its 1-2 at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as a "special way" to end a 2017 campaign which yielded both titles for a fourth straight…

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  8. Gasly 'really disappointed' as STR misses P6 10:08

    Gasly 'really disappointed' as STR misses P6

    Pierre Gasly described a "really disappointing" Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as Toro Rosso slipped behind Renault in the battle for sixth position in the Constructors…

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  9. Tuesday 28 November 2017

  10. Sainz Jr. upbeat despite loose wheel setback 15:40

    Sainz Jr. upbeat despite loose wheel setback

    Carlos Sainz Jr. expressed optimism despite retiring from the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix due to a loose wheel, believing that his four-race stint with…

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  11. Stroll perplexed by Abu Dhabi tyre issues 14:24

    Stroll perplexed by Abu Dhabi tyre issues

    Williams youngster Lance Stroll concedes he was baffled by his inability to properly work Pirelli's tyres at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as he slumped to last…

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  12. Ericsson has 'unfinished business' in F1 12:32

    Ericsson has 'unfinished business' in F1

    Sauber's Marcus Ericsson rued a "difficult race" in Abu Dhabi as he brought his 2017 campaign to a close, and insists he has "unfinished business" in Formula 1…

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  13. Vandoorne: MCL32 felt like a rally car 11:16

    Vandoorne: MCL32 felt like a rally car

    Stoffel Vandoorne compared the feel of his MCL32 during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to a rally car after "significant damage" compromised his prospects in Formula…

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  14. Ocon 'ran out of laps' to catch Pérez 10:02

    Ocon 'ran out of laps' to catch Pérez

    Esteban Ocon says he ran out of laps to catch Force India team-mate Sergio Pérez as the pair took seventh and eighth during a processional Abu Dhabi Grand…

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  15. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Winners and Losers 08:58

    Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Winners and Losers

    Valtteri Bottas capped the 2017 Formula 1 campaign with a long overdue win during a less-than-thrilling finale. GPUpdate.net presents its winners and losers…

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  16. Monday 27 November 2017

  17. Video: Vettel, Räikkönen on 2017 efforts 14:32

    Video: Vettel, Räikkönen on 2017 efforts

    Ferrari drivers Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Räikkönen reflect on the 2017 season after the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and look ahead to 2018.

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  18. Alonso: I'm still very proud of McLaren-Honda 12:02

    Alonso: I'm still very proud of McLaren-Honda

    Fernando Alonso says that he is "still very proud" of McLaren-Honda's second partnership, which came to an end at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. McLaren and Honda…

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  19. Massa ends F1 career with 'great feeling' 10:30

    Massa ends F1 career with 'great feeling'

    Felipe Massa ended his career with a "great feeling" after bowing out of Formula 1 with a points finish at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Massa, who delayed his…

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  20. Video: Bottas, Hamilton unwind after season 09:26

    Video: Bottas, Hamilton unwind after season

    Highlights? Tough times? Saunas? Valtteri? Bottas and Lewis? Hamilton unwind after a long Formula 1 season on a roof top at the Yas Marina Circuit.

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  21. Räikkönen bemoans 'painful' fuel-saving 08:02

    Räikkönen bemoans 'painful' fuel-saving

    Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen described a "painful" amount of fuel-saving in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, lamenting that "this has nothing to do with…

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  22. Pérez slams 'useless' Hülkenberg penalty 06:53

    Pérez slams 'useless' Hülkenberg penalty

    Sergio Pérez has slammed the "useless" penalty given to Nico Hülkenberg following their battle on the first lap of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Renault driver…

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  23. Sunday 26 November 2017

  24. 18:02

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday in Abu Dhabi

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  25. Hydraulics scupper Ricciardo's podium shot 17:39

    Hydraulics scupper Ricciardo's podium shot

    Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo was denied a chance to fight for a place on the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix podium after retiring with hydraulics issues. Having…

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  26. Video: McLaren's 2017 season review 17:11

    Video: McLaren's 2017 season review

    McLaren reflects on the 2017 season, the final year of its latest partnership with Honda, and looks ahead to its next chapter with Renault in 2018.

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  27. Renault fined for Sainz Jr. unsafe release 16:13

    Renault fined for Sainz Jr. unsafe release

    Renault has been issued with a €5,000 fine for releasing Carlos Sainz Jr.'s car in an unsafe condition during the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Sainz Jr., who was…

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  28. 'Lonely' Vettel rues lack of Ferrari pace 15:26

    'Lonely' Vettel rues lack of Ferrari pace

    Sebastian Vettel labelled his run to a podium finish at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as "lonely" after Mercedes dominated the final round of the campaign. Vettel…

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  29. Hamilton 'gave it everything' in Bottas pursuit 15:17

    Hamilton 'gave it everything' in Bottas pursuit

    Lewis Hamilton says he "gave it everything" in his pursuit of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas at the season-closing Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, after finishing…

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  30. Bottas was 'managing pace' amid pressure 15:11

    Bottas was 'managing pace' amid pressure

    Abu Dhabi Grand Prix winner Valtteri Bottas says he was managing the pace at the front of the pack, amid the presence of Mercedes team-mate Lewis…

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  31. Formula 1 unveils new logo in Abu Dhabi 15:00

    Formula 1 unveils new logo in Abu Dhabi

    Formula 1 has introduced its new logo, following the conclusion of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, won by Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas. It was confirmed…

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  32. 14:42

    In full: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix race result

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  33. Bottas leads Mercedes 1-2 in Abu Dhabi GP 14:40

    Bottas leads Mercedes 1-2 in Abu Dhabi GP

    Valtteri Bottas led home Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton for a dominant 1-2 finish at a processional season-closing Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with Ferrari's…

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  34. 12:40

    Follow the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix live!

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  35. Video: Toro Rosso's last day of school 11:20

    Video: Toro Rosso's last day of school

    Join Toro Rosso pair Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley from their hotel to the circuit, located just across the road, as they get set for the final race of the…

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  36. McLaren adds Turvey to expanded test line-up 09:51

    McLaren adds Turvey to expanded test line-up

    McLaren test and development driver Oliver Turvey has been handed an outing at this week's post-season test, alongside racers Fernando Alonso and Stoffel…

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  37. Lauda 'happy for Bottas' brain' after pole 09:02

    Lauda 'happy for Bottas' brain' after pole

    Mercedes chief Niki Lauda says he is "very happy" for Valtteri Bottas' brain after he secured back-to-back pole positions for the first time in his Formula 1…

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  38. Video: The secrets of McLaren's garage 05:26

    Video: The secrets of McLaren's garage

    Go behind-the-scenes at McLaren-Honda's garage at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix to take a look at the systems and structures it has in place to deal with the…

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  39. Saturday 25 November 2017

  40. 18:12

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday in Abu Dhabi

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  41. Williams intrigued by 'new prospect' Sirotkin 18:08

    Williams intrigued by 'new prospect' Sirotkin

    Williams chief Paddy Lowe has described Russian youngster Sergey Sirotkin as a "new prospect" that it the team is evaluating, ahead of his test run with the…

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  42. Ricciardo keen to exploit podium 'opportunity' 15:14

    Ricciardo keen to exploit podium 'opportunity'

    Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo believes he can capitalise on his higher-than-expected qualifying position and challenge for a place on the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix…

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  43. Vettel: Ferrari will be 'very strong' in race 15:06

    Vettel: Ferrari will be 'very strong' in race

    Sebastian Vettel is hopeful that Ferrari can still challenge Mercedes for victory at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, despite a sizeable deficit in…

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  44. Bottas: Win 'clear target' after Brazil defeat 14:30

    Bottas: Win 'clear target' after Brazil defeat

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas emphasised that victory at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix is his "clear target" after he recorded his fourth pole position of the…

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  45. Hamilton hails 'incredible' Bottas effort 14:29

    Hamilton hails 'incredible' Bottas effort

    Lewis Hamilton heaped praise on Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas for delivering an "incredible" qualifying performance to claim pole position for the Abu…

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  46. 14:04

    In full: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying results

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  47. Bottas beats Hamilton to Abu Dhabi pole 14:03

    Bottas beats Hamilton to Abu Dhabi pole

    Valtteri Bottas beat Mercedes team-mate Lewis Hamilton to capture his fourth pole of the campaign, and second in a row, for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand…

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  48. 12:42

    Follow qualifying for the Abu Dhabi GP!

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  49. Video: Red Bull's Yas Marina track guide 12:11

    Video: Red Bull's Yas Marina track guide

    Join Red Bull drivers Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo as they cycle the Yas Marina Circuit ahead of the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

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  50. 11:03

    Abu Dhabi GP: Full Practice 3 results

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  51. Hamilton tops FP3, parasol lands on track 11:01

    Hamilton tops FP3, parasol lands on track

    Lewis Hamilton remained at the top of the times during Saturday afternoon's final practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, as a parasol bizarrely…

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  52. 09:45

    Follow final practice for the Abu Dhabi GP!

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  53. Video: Building a Formula 1 pit garage 05:34

    Video: Building a Formula 1 pit garage

    Join Red Bull Racing as the team prepares its garage and equipment for the final Formula 1 event of the year at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi.

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  54. Friday 24 November 2017

  55. 17:34

    Latest F1 photos: Friday in Abu Dhabi

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  56. Vettel: No need for drastic set-up changes 17:29

    Vettel: No need for drastic set-up changes

    Sebastian Vettel believes Ferrari does not need to undertake many changes prior to Saturday's qualifying session in Abu Dhabi, following a competitive display…

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  57. Ricciardo expecting to be 'jumped' in qualifying 17:15

    Ricciardo expecting to be 'jumped' in qualifying

    Daniel Ricciardo has played down Red Bull's chances of competing with Mercedes and Ferrari over the course of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix weekend, despite…

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  58. Hamilton makes 'good progress' on first day 17:02

    Hamilton makes 'good progress' on first day

    Lewis Hamilton was encouraged by Mercedes' start to proceedings at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, as he set the quickest ever lap of the Yas Marina Circuit during…

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  59. F1 to present new logo after Abu Dhabi race 15:44

    F1 to present new logo after Abu Dhabi race

    Formula 1 Chairman and CEO Chase Carey has confirmed that the sport will introduce a new logo after Sunday's season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Liberty…

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  60. 14:37

    Abu Dhabi GP: Full Practice 2 results

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  61. Hamilton leads Vettel in second practice 14:33

    Hamilton leads Vettel in second practice

    Lewis Hamilton topped the timesheets during Friday evening's second practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with Mercedes, Ferrari and Red Bull again…

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  62. 12:45

    Follow second practice for the Abu Dhabi GP!

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  63. Hartley set for another grid drop at finale 10:44

    Hartley set for another grid drop at finale

    Brendon Hartley is set for another grid penalty at this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix after a ninth MGU-H was fitted to his Toro Rosso prior to practice at the…

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  64. 10:35

    Abu Dhabi Grand Prix: Full Practice 1 results

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  65. Vettel heads close first practice session 10:33

    Vettel heads close first practice session

    Sebastian Vettel topped a close first practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, with Ferrari, Mercedes and Red Bull all represented in the top three, and…

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  66. 08:45

    Follow first practice for the Abu Dhabi GP!

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  67. Hamilton won't change approach for finale 07:24

    Hamilton won't change approach for finale

    Lewis Hamilton says he will not change his approach at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, vowing to "give it everything" for victory. Mercedes driver…

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  68. Thursday 23 November 2017

  69. 17:02

    Latest F1 photos: Thursday in Abu Dhabi

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