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  1. Friday 12 January 2018

  2. Video: What inspires Bottas' helmet designs? 07:12

    Video: What inspires Bottas' helmet designs?

    Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas talks about what he looks for in a helmet design after asking fans to design his lid for the 2018 season.

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  3. Friday 5 January 2018

  4. Wolff: Bottas needs to challenge for title 10:02

    Wolff: Bottas needs to challenge for title

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says that Valtteri Bottas needs to challenge for the title in 2018 and has backed him to deliver a stronger second season with the…

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  5. Video: Fan tries out Mercedes simulator 09:39

    Video: Fan tries out Mercedes simulator

    Check out what happened when competition winner Matt became the first member of the public to try out Mercedes' simulator driver for the day.

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  6. Monday 1 January 2018

  7. Hamilton sure Mercedes can repeat reliability 10:44

    Hamilton sure Mercedes can repeat reliability

    Reigning World Champion Lewis Hamilton says repeating his reliability record in Formula 1 this year will be tricky, but believes the achievement is within…

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  8. Friday 29 December 2017

  9. Video: Mercedes vlog - From Malaysia to Brackley 15:04

    Video: Mercedes vlog - From Malaysia to Brackley

    Watch as Mercedes competition winner Ariff travels all the way from Kuala Lumpur to Brackley to tour the squad's factory and watch the US Grand Prix, where the…

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  10. Thursday 28 December 2017

  11. Video: Hamilton and Bottas in Kuala Lumpur 14:20

    Video: Hamilton and Bottas in Kuala Lumpur

    Just days after the 2017 Formula 1 season concluded in Abu Dhabi, Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas travelled to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, to celebrate Mercedes…

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  12. Monday 25 December 2017

  13. Formula 1 2017 season: Winners and Losers 10:36

    Formula 1 2017 season: Winners and Losers

    Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes triumphed in the first two-team title battle in several years as some competitors flourished and others floundered. GPUpdate.net…

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  14. Sunday 24 December 2017

  15. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 24 13:36

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 24

    Mercedes concludes its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on its World Championship celebrations, having wrapped up its fourth successive Formula 1 title this…

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  16. Saturday 23 December 2017

  17. Wolff: Williams should be 'bold' on driver choice 13:26

    Wolff: Williams should be 'bold' on driver choice

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff believes Williams should be "bold" with its 2018 driver choice and choose another young driver to partner Lance Stroll next…

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  18. Friday 22 December 2017

  19. 2017 review: Mercedes, Hamilton four-midable 09:02

    2017 review: Mercedes, Hamilton four-midable

    GPUpdate.net concludes its end-of-year review with Mercedes, which won both titles for a fourth straight year, as Lewis Hamilton hit new heights to reclaim the…

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  20. Thursday 21 December 2017

  21. Hamilton expects stronger Bottas in 2018 15:54

    Hamilton expects stronger Bottas in 2018

    Lewis Hamilton says he expects Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas to provide a sterner challenge in 2018, after pulling clear in their battle through…

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  22. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 21 09:48

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 21

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on the Mexican Grand Prix, the race at which Lewis Hamilton wrapped up his fourth World…

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  23. Wednesday 20 December 2017

  24. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 20 12:02

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 20

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on the United States Grand Prix, where it clinched its fourth straight Constructors' Championship…

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  25. Tuesday 19 December 2017

  26. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 19 10:18

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 19

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on the Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka, where Lewis Hamilton leapt towards the title with victory from…

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  27. Sunday 17 December 2017

  28. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 17 15:28

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 17

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on the Singapore Grand Prix, where it turned a pace disadvantage into victory after an extraordinary…

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  29. Friday 15 December 2017

  30. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 15 16:24

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 15

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by looking back at the Belgian Grand Prix, where Lewis Hamilton narrowly beat Ferrari rival Sebastian Vettel to…

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  31. Video: Hamilton at Merc plant in Sindelfingen 05:38

    Video: Hamilton at Merc plant in Sindelfingen

    Newly crowned Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton drops in to see his colleagues at the Mercedes-Benz plant in Sindelfingen.

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  32. Thursday 14 December 2017

  33. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 14 10:14

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 14

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on George Russell's first public Formula 1 test with the team, as he sampled the W08 across two days…

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  34. Video: Hamilton, Mercedes present photobook 05:38

    Video: Hamilton, Mercedes present photobook

    Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes present '4', the double-sided 2017 World Championship collectors photobook, featuring a selection of behind-the-scenes photos taken…

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  35. Wednesday 13 December 2017

  36. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 13 05:36

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 13

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on the British Grand Prix, which Lewis Hamilton won for the fourth season in a row.

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  37. Tuesday 12 December 2017

  38. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 12 05:48

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 12

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by looking back at the Austrian Grand Prix, where Valtteri Bottas took pole and won, and Lewis Hamilton limited…

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  39. Monday 11 December 2017

  40. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 11 15:04

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 11

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on the dramatic Azerbaijan Grand Prix, when Lewis Hamilton was delayed by a loose headrest, and…

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  41. Bottas eyes qualifying and consistency gains 12:16

    Bottas eyes qualifying and consistency gains

    Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas has accepted that he needs to improve his one-lap pace, and string a more consistent campaign together, if he is to compete for the…

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  42. Sunday 10 December 2017

  43. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 10 14:22

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 10

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on its 1-2 finish at the Canadian Grand Prix, bouncing back from its disappointing display at the…

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  44. Video: Mercedes reflects on 2017 F1 season 05:48

    Video: Mercedes reflects on 2017 F1 season

    Mercedes reflects on its title-winning 2017 Formula 1 season with a pictorial review, to the words of Rudyard Kipling's 'If', read by John Hurt, as a tribute to…

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  45. Saturday 9 December 2017

  46. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 9 13:16

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 9

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas with the latest instalment of its #FollowTheStar series by reflecting on the logistical challenges presented by…

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  47. Hamilton, Mercedes crowned at FIA Gala 07:29

    Hamilton, Mercedes crowned at FIA Gala

    Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes have been officially crowned Formula 1 World Champions for a fourth time at the FIA's annual Prize Giving Ceremony, held at the…

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  48. Friday 8 December 2017

  49. Hamilton warns rivals he has 'plenty to improve' 16:42

    Hamilton warns rivals he has 'plenty to improve'

    World Champion Lewis Hamilton believes he and Mercedes still has "plenty to improve", despite the Briton taking his fourth world title, as Mercedes maintained…

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  50. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 8 12:34

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 8

    Mercedes continues its build up to Christmas with the latest instalment of #FollowTheStar, as it reflects on Lewis Hamilton's victory at the Spanish Grand Prix…

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  51. Mercedes pays $4.6m in 2018 entry fees 10:06

    Mercedes pays $4.6m in 2018 entry fees

    World Champions Mercedes paid over $4.6m in entry fees for the 2018 Formula 1 season, a reduction of over half a million on the previous campaign, GPUpdate.net…

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  52. Thursday 7 December 2017

  53. Brawn tips Mercedes 'steamroller' to continue 10:02

    Brawn tips Mercedes 'steamroller' to continue

    Formula 1's sporting chief, Ross Brawn, reckons the Mercedes "steamroller" effect will continue in 2018, amid relatively stable regulations. Mercedes has…

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  54. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 7 09:38

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 7

    Mercedes continues its build up to Christmas with the latest instalment of #FollowTheStar, reflecting on Valtteri Bottas' maiden Formula 1 victory at the…

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  55. Wednesday 6 December 2017

  56. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 6 10:14

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 6

    Mercedes continues its build up to Christmas with the latest instalment of #FollowTheStar, shining the light on Valtteri Bottas' first pole position in Bahrain.

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  57. Tuesday 5 December 2017

  58. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 5 11:58

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 5

    Mercedes continues its build up to Christmas with the latest instalment of #FollowTheStar, this time looking back on the rain-affected Chinese Grand Prix…

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  59. Monday 4 December 2017

  60. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 4 11:57

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 4

    Mercedes continues its build up to Christmas with the latest instalment of #FollowTheStar, looking back at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.

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  61. Friday 1 December 2017

  62. Video: Hamilton on 'finding an edge' in life 12:55

    Video: Hamilton on 'finding an edge' in life

    Lewis Hamilton talks in depth about the challenges he's faced during his career and what inspired him to find the edge that made him into a champion.

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  63. 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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  64. Hamilton: I wasn't at 100 per cent after title win 07:36

    Hamilton: I wasn't at 100 per cent after title win

    World Champion Lewis Hamilton has conceded that he was not driving at "100 per cent" after clinching the 2017 title, compared to earlier in the campaign, having…

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  65. Thursday 30 November 2017

  66. Video: Hamilton celebrates with PETRONAS 10:48

    Video: Hamilton celebrates with PETRONAS

    Lewis Hamilton visited Kuala Lumpur to thank the PETRONAS family for their continuous support and their crucial role in the Silver Arrows' historic success this…

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  67. Bottas learns 'great deal' about 2018 tyres 09:55

    Bottas learns 'great deal' about 2018 tyres

    Valtteri Bottas says he learned a "great deal" about Pirelli's new-for-2018 tyres after trying them for the first time during the post-Abu Dhabi Grand Prix…

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  68. Wednesday 29 November 2017

  69. 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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  70. Hamilton wins 2017 Fastest Lap award 08:42

    Hamilton wins 2017 Fastest Lap award

    World Champion Lewis Hamilton has received this year's DHL Fastest Lap award. Hamilton, a recipient of the honour in 2014 and 2015, clocked the fastest lap…

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  71. Tuesday 28 November 2017

  72. Hamilton: Hyper Soft is Pirelli's best F1 tyre 15:22

    Hamilton: Hyper Soft is Pirelli's best F1 tyre

    World Champion Lewis Hamilton has described Pirelli's new-for-2018 Hyper Soft tyre as its best rubber since the company returned to the sport in…

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  73. Monday 27 November 2017

  74. 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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  75. Sunday 26 November 2017

  76. 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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  77. 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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  78. 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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  79. 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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  80. Saturday 25 November 2017

  81. 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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  82. 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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  83. 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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  84. 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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  85. Friday 24 November 2017

  86. 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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  87. 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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  88. Video: Mercedes staff form human F1 car 08:26

    Video: Mercedes staff form human F1 car

    Watch as Mercedes staff gather outside the team's factory in Brackley to form the image of a Formula 1 car, in celebration of its fourth successive double…

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  89. 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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  90. Thursday 23 November 2017

  91. Hamilton: Last race with good-looking cars 14:16

    Hamilton: Last race with good-looking cars

    World Champion Lewis Hamilton feels that this weekend's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will be the final Formula 1 event with good-looking cars, due to the introduction…

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  92. Wednesday 22 November 2017

  93. Mercedes 'determined' to cap year with win 16:20

    Mercedes 'determined' to cap year with win

    Mercedes boss Toto Wolff says the manufacturer is "determined" to sign off from its title-winning campaign with victory in Abu Dhabi, as it attempts to avoid a…

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  94. Video: Mercedes celebrates 2017 F1 titles 11:24

    Video: Mercedes celebrates 2017 F1 titles

    Mercedes celebrates clinching both Formula 1 titles for the fourth successive year, as team members and senior management revel in the feat.

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  95. Tuesday 21 November 2017

  96. '2018 will be even more difficult' - Lauda 14:40

    '2018 will be even more difficult' - Lauda

    Niki Lauda has heaped praise on Mercedes for securing both world titles for a fourth successive season, though expects to be challenged further by rivals in…

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