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  1. Tuesday 16 January 2018

  2. Kubica gets development role with Williams 11:32

    Kubica gets development role with Williams

    Robert Kubica has landed a role as Williams' reserve and development driver for 2018, which will involve test and practice runs throughout the season. Kubica…

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  3. Williams confirms Sirotkin for 2018 seat 11:18

    Williams confirms Sirotkin for 2018 seat

    Williams has announced that Sergey Sirotkin will partner Lance Stroll for the 2018 campaign, with Robert Kubica, on the comeback trail after sustaining serious…

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  4. Video: Rosberg's Twitter Q&A with fans 08:42

    Video: Rosberg's Twitter Q&A with fans

    2016 Formula 1 World Champion Nico Rosberg responds to a variety of questions posed by fans on Twitter.

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  5. Monday 15 January 2018

  6. Racing legend and pioneer Gurney passes away 09:08

    Racing legend and pioneer Gurney passes away

    American racing legend Dan Gurney has passed away aged 86, his family has announced, due to complications arising from pneumonia. Gurney enjoyed a lengthy…

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  7. Sunday 14 January 2018

  8. Pirelli: F1 unlikely to return to tyre competition 11:24

    Pirelli: F1 unlikely to return to tyre competition

    Pirelli Racing Manager Mario Isola says he doubts that Formula 1 will ever return to competition between two tyre manufacturers, citing increased costs and…

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  9. Friday 12 January 2018

  10. Brown expects 'substantial' gains with Renault 11:02

    Brown expects 'substantial' gains with Renault

    McLaren chief Zak Brown says the operation can expect a "substantial difference" in performance this season amid its alliance with new power unit partner…

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  11. 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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  12. Thursday 11 January 2018

  13. Pirelli reveals compounds for Azerbaijan GP 16:09

    Pirelli reveals compounds for Azerbaijan GP

    Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has revealed its compound selections for the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Pirelli will expand its dry compound range from five to…

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  14. 11:44

    Overview: Confirmed 2018 F1 driver line-ups

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  15. Video: McLaren previews Grand Prix Driver 11:15

    Video: McLaren previews Grand Prix Driver

    McLaren teamed up with Amazon Prime to produce a documentary charting its 2017 campaign; watch the official trailer for the mini-series, which will debut on…

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  16. Gasly hopes STR can maximise testing time 09:46

    Gasly hopes STR can maximise testing time

    Pierre Gasly believes Toro Rosso-Honda must ensure it establishes a reliable base early on, in order to maximise track time during Formula 1's limited…

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  17. Video: Bottas' helmet design inspiration 09:14

    Video: Bottas' helmet design inspiration

    With applications for Valtteri Bottas' helmet competition still open, the three-time Grand Prix winner explains the idea behind his current design...

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  18. Wednesday 10 January 2018

  19. Kvyat to become Ferrari development driver 13:16

    Kvyat to become Ferrari development driver

    Daniil Kvyat has agreed a deal to become Ferrari's development driver ahead of the 2018 season, the team has announced, providing support to full-time pairing…

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  20. Video: Häkkinen tackles Laguna Seca in M23 09:02

    Video: Häkkinen tackles Laguna Seca in M23

    Double Formula 1 World Champion Mika Häkkinen tackles the Laguna Seca circuit in McLaren's M23; join the Finn and ride onboard as he navigates his way around…

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  21. Monday 8 January 2018

  22. Video: Mercedes' tribute as Hamilton hits 33 08:36

    Video: Mercedes' tribute as Hamilton hits 33

    Mercedes pays tribute to Formula 1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton on the occasion of his 33rd birthday by gathering some of its favourite moments of the Briton's…

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  23. Sunday 7 January 2018

  24. Formula 1 reports TV, digital growth in 2017 13:32

    Formula 1 reports TV, digital growth in 2017

    Formula 1 has reported increased year-on-year audience figures across television and digital platforms in 2017, with the sport the fastest growing on social…

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  25. Saturday 6 January 2018

  26. Alonso outlines Le Mans, Indianapolis plans 16:58

    Alonso outlines Le Mans, Indianapolis plans

    McLaren's Fernando Alonso has given further indication as to his non-Formula 1 plans, suggesting he will compete at the Le Mans 24 Hours this year and return to…

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  27. Friday 5 January 2018

  28. Latifi joins Force India as reserve driver 13:07

    Latifi joins Force India as reserve driver

    Force India has signed Nicholas Latifi as its test and reserve driver for the 2018 season. Canadian racer Latifi, 22, placed fifth in last year's Formula 2…

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  29. 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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  30. 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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  31. Thursday 4 January 2018

  32. Grosjean: Renault, McLaren will jump midfield 14:02

    Grosjean: Renault, McLaren will jump midfield

    Haas driver Romain Grosjean says he expects 2017 rivals Renault and McLaren to pull clear in 2018, but reckons his squad could scrap with Mercedes-powered…

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  33. Video: Hamilton goes sneaker shopping in LA 09:02

    Video: Hamilton goes sneaker shopping in LA

    Reigning World Champion Lewis Hamilton goes sneaker shopping with Joe La Puma at BAIT in Los Angeles and talks about getting his own signature sneaker, plus his…

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  34. Wednesday 3 January 2018

  35. Video: Design Valtteri Bottas' 2018 helmet 09:04

    Video: Design Valtteri Bottas' 2018 helmet

    Get the design tools out! Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas is giving fans the opportunity to come up with his primary helmet scheme for the 2018 season, which…

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  36. Tuesday 2 January 2018

  37. Sainz Jr. benefitting from Hülkenberg experience 14:16

    Sainz Jr. benefitting from Hülkenberg experience

    Carlos Sainz Jr. says he is profiting from Nico Hülkenberg's greater Formula 1 experience, having previously been paired with fellow youngsters at Toro…

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  38. Monday 1 January 2018

  39. 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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  40. Video: Ultimate Driving Experience with Bottas 07:54

    Video: Ultimate Driving Experience with Bottas

    Mercedes flies a competition winner in from Australia to join Valtteri Bottas behind the wheel for a driving experience at Mercedes-Benz World in Brooklands.

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  41. GPU wishes readers a Happy New Year! 00:01

    GPU wishes readers a Happy New Year!

    GPUpdate.net would like to wish our valued readers a very Happy New Year! As always, there are plenty of talking points ahead of the new Formula 1 season…

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  42. Sunday 31 December 2017

  43. Vandoorne: 'Plenty of positives' from 2017 10:22

    Vandoorne: 'Plenty of positives' from 2017

    Stoffel Vandoorne insists there were "plenty of positives" to take from his rookie Formula 1 campaign, despite McLaren-Honda's setbacks in 2017. Vandoorne…

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  44. Video: Red Bull's 2017 off-track highlights 07:54

    Video: Red Bull's 2017 off-track highlights

    Red Bull Racing duo Max Verstappen and Daniel Ricciardo enjoyed their fair share of off-track activities throughout the course of 2017. Reflect on the best of…

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  45. Saturday 30 December 2017

  46. Overview: A statistical look at Formula 1 2017 13:48

    Overview: A statistical look at Formula 1 2017

    Wins, pole positions, fastest laps, podiums, laps led, laps completed – GPUpdate.net provides a round-up of who claimed which statistical accolades in Formula…

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  47. Friday 29 December 2017

  48. 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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  49. Thursday 28 December 2017

  50. Häkkinen: F1 talent level among best ever 15:52

    Häkkinen: F1 talent level among best ever

    Double World Champion Mika Häkkinen believes the level of talent present in Formula 1 is "among the best it has ever been", citing the strength in depth of the…

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  51. 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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  52. Overview: Best photos from 2017 F1 season 11:28

    Overview: Best photos from 2017 F1 season

    Across the course of the 2017 Formula 1 season, GPUpdate.net's photographic partner Sutton Images attended each Grand Prix and every test session to provide the…

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  53. Wednesday 27 December 2017

  54. Hartley: Age helped deal with busy schedule 13:58

    Hartley: Age helped deal with busy schedule

    Toro Rosso's Brendon Hartley says his greater maturity and experience allowed him to deal with his busy schedule across the latter stages of 2017. Hartley…

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  55. Tuesday 26 December 2017

  56. GPUpdate's highlights of 2017 season 09:28

    GPUpdate's highlights of 2017 season

    Lewis Hamilton took a fourth title after beating Sebastian Vettel, Max Verstappen shone, while there were other uplifting moments. GPUpdate.net's editorial team…

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  57. Monday 25 December 2017

  58. 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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  59. Video: Merry Christmas from Red Bull's drivers 08:00

    Video: Merry Christmas from Red Bull's drivers

    It's Christmas Day! And what better than this festive message from Red Bull drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen as they exchange gifts...

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  60. Sunday 24 December 2017

  61. 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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  62. Video: Nico Rosberg's Christmas Ibiza vlog 11:42

    Video: Nico Rosberg's Christmas Ibiza vlog

    2016 World Champion Nico Rosberg and wife Vivian gear up for Christmas in Ibiza, and provide a tour of the island, along with showing some of their favourite…

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  63. Overview: Formula 1 penalty points in 2017 09:18

    Overview: Formula 1 penalty points in 2017

    Formula 1 drivers can be issued with penalty points for a multitude of driving offences throughout the course of a campaign; GPUpdate.net provides an overview…

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  64. Video: Hamilton's superfan joins celebrations 07:08

    Video: Hamilton's superfan joins celebrations

    Watch as Mercedes meets Lewis Hamilton's 'superfan', Michael, explores his collection of memorabilia, and invites him to World Championship celebrations, where…

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  65. Saturday 23 December 2017

  66. Marko optimistic over STR/Honda chances 15:38

    Marko optimistic over STR/Honda chances

    Red Bull consultant Helmut Marko believes Honda will be successful in Formula 1 "sooner than everybody is expecting", amid Toro Rosso's impending partnership…

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  67. 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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  68. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 23 11:58

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 23

    Mercedes' Christmas countdown continues as it reflects on the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, when Valtteri Bottas led home Lewis Hamilton for a dominant 1-2 finish at…

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  69. Friday 22 December 2017

  70. Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 22 15:10

    Video: Mercedes' Follow the Star - Day 22

    Mercedes continues its countdown to Christmas by reflecting on a tumultuous Brazilian Grand Prix, which was marred by Lewis Hamilton's qualifying crash and…

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  71. Gasly reckons Honda can 'surprise' in 2018 11:58

    Gasly reckons Honda can 'surprise' in 2018

    Toro Rosso's Pierre Gasly believes the team's new power unit partner Honda can "surprise" its opponents in Formula 1 next season, despite the marque's recent…

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  72. 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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  73. Thursday 21 December 2017

  74. 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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  75. Video: STR drivers gear up for Christmas 14:04

    Video: STR drivers gear up for Christmas

    Toro Rosso pair Pierre Gasly and Brendon Hartley get into the festive spirit, from writing Christmas lists to signing carols, as they discuss how they spend the…

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