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Haas F1 Doubles Up At Spa
Tuesday, 28 Aug, 2018 – 7:15 | Comments Off on Haas F1 Doubles Up At Spa
Haas F1 Doubles Up At Spa

American-owned Haas F1 Team earned a double-points result for the second straight race and the third time this season during Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix, with Romain Grosjean and Kevin Magnussen finishing seventh and eighth, respectively, in the 13th round of the 2018 FIA Formula One World Championship.
The 10 points from the collective result of Grosjean […]

Alonso And McLaren To Split
Thursday, 16 Aug, 2018 – 7:14 | Comments Off on Alonso And McLaren To Split
Alonso And McLaren To Split

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Fernando Alonso’s desire to “explore new adventures” in motorsports will continue in 2019, albeit not in Formula One.
A two-time F1 World Driving Champion, Alonso confirmed this week he will not compete with McLaren/Renault in the FIA’s F1 World Championship in 2019 _ without addressing his full-time future plans.
“After 17 wonderful […]

No. 2 Haas F1 Driver Magnussen Is On The Rise
Thursday, 28 Jun, 2018 – 7:09 | Comments Off on No. 2 Haas F1 Driver Magnussen Is On The Rise
No. 2 Haas F1 Driver Magnussen Is On The Rise

American-owned Haas F1 Team will mark its milestone 50th grand prix start Sunday in Spielberg, Austria, in the midst of a balance-of-power makeover that has seen Kevin Magnussen clearly distance himself from teammate and de facto lead driver Romain Grosjean.
Magnussen added to his breakout season Sunday with a sixth-place finish in the French Grand […]

Book Tells Story Of ‘Craziest Devil’ Villeneuve
Friday, 22 Jun, 2018 – 8:46 | Comments Off on Book Tells Story Of ‘Craziest Devil’ Villeneuve
Book Tells Story Of ‘Craziest Devil’ Villeneuve

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
FORT WORTH, Texas – Memories of favorite native son Gilles Villeneuve annually are rekindled during Formula One’s Canadian Grand Prix, contested on the circuit in Montreal that bears his name.
How appropriate it was then that Sebastian Vettel punctuated his 50th career F1 victory in Canada on June 10 with a […]

Ferrari’s Vettel Keeps Climbing With Win No. 50
Wednesday, 13 Jun, 2018 – 14:48 | Comments Off on Ferrari’s Vettel Keeps Climbing With Win No. 50
Ferrari’s Vettel Keeps Climbing With Win No. 50

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Sebastian Vettel’s landmark 50th career Formula One victory in Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix rekindled memories of revered native son Gilles Villeneuve on the race course that bears his name.
Vettel, of Scuderia Ferrari, won Round 7 of the 21-race FIA Formula One World Championship in convincing fashion over Mercedes driver Valtteri […]

Newgarden Says He Would Love To Invade Europe
Sunday, 27 May, 2018 – 11:30 | Comments Off on Newgarden Says He Would Love To Invade Europe
Newgarden Says He Would Love To Invade Europe

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
INDIANAPOLIS – Josef Newgarden’s pre-race preparations for today’s Indianapolis 500 likely were interrupted by a quick look-see at the nearest TV monitor for ESPN’s live telecast of Formula One’s Monaco Grand Prix.
Team Penske’s Newgarden, the reigning Verizon IndyCar Series champion, expressed interest this week in taking his talents overseas to […]

Ricciardo Wins Monaco
Sunday, 27 May, 2018 – 10:09 | Comments Off on Ricciardo Wins Monaco
Ricciardo Wins Monaco

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Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo pulled away from Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari over the final laps and went on to win Formula 1’s big event – the Grand Prix of Monaco.
“Redemption,” Ricciardo, who had a win slip away from him at Monaco two years ago after a bungled pit stop, said over his radio after taking […]

Haas F1 Drivers Are Heading In Different Directions
Tuesday, 15 May, 2018 – 8:20 | Comments Off on Haas F1 Drivers Are Heading In Different Directions
Haas F1 Drivers Are Heading In Different Directions

In a sport where your teammate is disguised as your greatest rival, Haas F1 Team’s Kevin Magnussen clearly one-upped Romain Grosjean during the Spanish Grand Prix weekend.
Magnussen finished sixth Sunday after qualifying seventh at Circuit de Barcelona –Catalunya to deliver another point-paying performance for the American-owned organization. Magnussen’s effort also was a “best-of-the-rest” result in […]

Haas Drivers Qualify In Top 10 in Spain
Saturday, 12 May, 2018 – 15:50 | Comments Off on Haas Drivers Qualify In Top 10 in Spain
Haas Drivers Qualify In Top 10 in Spain

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Haas F1 Team’s Kevin Magnussen and Romain Grosjean each earned top-10 starting positions for Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix by advancing into the final round of knockout qualifying Saturday at Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya.
Magnussen and Grosjean qualified seventh and 10th, respectively, as the American-owned organization placed both drivers into Q3 for only the third time in team history […]

Ricciardo Wins Chinese F1 Race
Sunday, 15 Apr, 2018 – 8:08 | Comments Off on Ricciardo Wins Chinese F1 Race
Ricciardo Wins Chinese F1 Race

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Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull Racing survived an engine fire in practice and a P6 starting position to Sunday’s Formula 1 Chinese Grand Prix.
The victory came a week after Ricciardo retired from the race in Bahrain on the second lap with an engine failure.
The win was the Australian driver’s sixth in F1. It came by […]