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February 20, 2017 10:51 pm

After two years away from F1, Paul Di Resta returned last year as reserve driver for Williams.

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February 18, 2017 1:56 pm

Pascal Wehrlein tweeted that his decision to not participate in the pre-season was based on "medical advice.''

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February 15, 2017 11:26 am

Valtteri Bottas has no intention of playing second fiddle to Mercedes team mate Lewis Hamilton this season.

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February 14, 2017 5:06 pm

Nico Rosberg said he is keen to explore India some day and may even look at pursuing yoga for strengthening his mind.

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February 10, 2017 7:46 pm

Pirelli spokesman said the modified 2015 Ferrari had been badly damaged in the crash on the artificially-soaked circuit outside Maranello.

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February 7, 2017 9:11 pm

Jost Capito, a former Volkswagen motorsport director, was recruited by Dennis in January last year.

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February 4, 2017 7:24 pm

Bernie Ecclestone, 86, was replaced by American Chase Carey on January 23 as chief executive of Formula One.

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February 3, 2017 8:14 pm

Liberty Media said last month it hoped the competing teams, reduced to 10 after Manor folded, would buy a stake in the sport.

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February 3, 2017 7:25 pm

McLaren announced the car would no longer have the MP4 prefix that has been carried by every McLaren since 1981.

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February 2, 2017 1:25 pm

Paddie Lowe, who started his Formula One career at Williams in 1987, left Mercedes on January 10.

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February 1, 2017 4:18 pm

Nick Davies has been expelled from athletics' governing body after he admitted taking payments to help cover up Russian doping.

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January 28, 2017 3:05 pm

Bernie Ecclestonesaid he wished to clear up rumours that spread after he was replaced at the helm by American Chase Carey.

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January 27, 2017 3:25 pm

Bernie Ecclestone is set to make a quick $29 million from Liberty Media's takeover after being deposed as the sport's commercial supremo.

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January 27, 2017 2:45 pm

Lewis Hamilton declared he was on the look out for a dope new layout that evolves my current theme and features the candy apple red.

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January 26, 2017 8:54 pm

The rules are undergoing a major change this season, with bigger tyres and revised aerodynamics designed to make the cars faster.

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January 25, 2017 11:45 am

Liberty Media completed its takeover of F1 on Monday, and Bernie Ecclestone was replaced by Chase Carey as chief executive.

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January 24, 2017 11:32 pm

Chase Carey, who ended Bernie Ecclestone's reign as F1's chief executive, said that the sport will no longer be run as a one-man show.

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January 24, 2017 12:46 pm

Liberty said that it had completed the acquisition of Formula One and appointed Chairman Carey to the additional role of Chief Executive.

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January 21, 2017 9:58 am

Media reports have indicated that Silverstone will have to pay nearly 17 million pounds ($21.08 million) to host the race this year.

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January 19, 2017 5:51 pm

Liberty Media ended years of uncertainty about the ownership of F1 with the takeover announcement in September.

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January 19, 2017 2:59 pm

Valtteri Bottas has joined from Williams to take the place of Germany's Nico Rosberg, who retired in December.

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January 17, 2017 11:54 pm

Mercedes announced Valtteri Bottas' arrival on Monday, with the Finn presented as a quick and experienced team mate for Lewis Hamilton.

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January 17, 2017 10:30 am

Brazilian Felipe Massa, who retired at the end of last season, has agreed a one-year contract to take Bottas's seat at Williams.

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January 16, 2017 3:37 pm

Williams indicated that only small details needed to be resolved.

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January 15, 2017 6:29 pm

According to Sport24 two more sponsors - luxury watchmaker Audemars Piguet, and German door manufacturer Hormann - have now pulled out.

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January 12, 2017 9:34 am

Renault and team principal Frederic Vasseur parted company a day after Mercedes announced the departure of technical head Paddy Lowe.

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January 11, 2017 1:43 pm

Paddy Lowe joined Mercedes in 2013, six months after the arrival of Lewis Hamilton, as part of the senior management team.

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January 6, 2017 9:09 pm

Manor Racing was placed in administration on Friday, putting in major doubt the British-based Formula One team's participation this year.

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January 5, 2017 5:33 pm

Contract for Singapore GP expires this year and Bernie Ecclestone and organisers are still in negotiations about extending it.

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January 4, 2017 5:31 pm

Mercedes won 19 of 21 races last season and started all but one from pole position.

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January 2, 2017 4:59 pm

The team made clear before the Christmas break that they would have nothing to say before the full return to work on Tuesday.

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December 21, 2016 10:14 am

Valtteri Bottas is favourite to replace Nico Rosberg as Lewis Hamilton's team mate at Mercedes.

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December 20, 2016 3:23 pm

Mercede will be without newly-crowned champion Nico Rosberg for starters, after the retirement bombshell that dropped jaws around the world.

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December 20, 2016 12:27 pm

Antonio Giovinazzi is likely to drive the car in testing during the campaign as well as carry out work in the simulator.

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December 16, 2016 11:05 am

Deputy team principal Claire Williams said that any change would be allowed only if it is clear that Williams remain strong.

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December 16, 2016 12:12 am

Lewis Hamilton said Mercedes have an obligation to consult him on who should replace Nico Rosberg as his team mate next season.