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1980 F1 Season 1980 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Alan Stanley Jones
Car: FW07B Williams
Constructor: Williams
Team: Albilad Williams Racing Team
1981 F1 Season 1981 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Nelson Souto Maior Piquet
Car: BT50
Constructor: Brabham
Team: Parmalat Racing Team
1982 F1 Season 1982 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Keijo Erik 'Keke' Rosberg
Car: FW08
Constructor: Williams
Team: TAG Williams Racing Team
1983 F1 Season 1983 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Nelson Souto Maior Piquet
Car: BT52 Brabham
Constructor: Brabham
Team: Fila Sport
1984 F1 Season 1984 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Andreas Nikolaus 'Niki' Lauda
Car: MP4/2
Constructor: McLaren
Team: Marlboro McLaren
1985 F1 Season 1985 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Alain Marie Pascal Prost
Car: MP4/2B
Constructor: McLaren
Team: Marlboro McLaren
1986 F1 Season 1986 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Alain Marie Pascal Prost
Car: MP4/2C
Constructor: McLaren
Team: Marlboro McLaren
1987 F1 Season 1987 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Nelson Souto Maior Piquet
Car: FW11B
Constructor: Williams
Team: Canon Williams Team
1988 F1 Season 1988 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Ayrton Senna
Car: MP4/4
Constructor: McLaren
Team: Honda Marlboro McLaren
1989 F1 Season 1989 F1 Season Information
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World Champion
Driver: Alain Marie Pascal Prost
Car: MP4/5
Constructor: McLaren
Team: Honda Marlboro McLaren

Formula One World Drivers' Champions
1950 G. Farina
1951 J. Fangio
1952 A. Ascari
1953 A. Ascari
1954 J. Fangio
1955 J. Fangio
1956 J. Fangio
1957 J. Fangio
1958 M. Hawthorn
1959 S. Brabham
1960 S. Brabham
1961 P. Hill, Jr
1962 N. Hill
1963 J. Clark, Jr.
1964 J. Surtees
1965 J. Clark, Jr.
1966 S. Brabham
1967 D. Hulme
1968 N. Hill
1969 S. Stewart
1970 K. Rindt
1971 S. Stewart
1972 E. Fittipaldi
1973 S. Stewart
1974 E. Fittipaldi
1975 A. Lauda
1976 J. Hunt
1977 A. Lauda
1978 M. Andretti
1979 J. Scheckter
1980 A. Jones
1981 N. Piquet
1982 K. Rosberg
1983 N. Piquet
1984 A. Lauda
1985 A. Prost
1986 A. Prost
1987 N. Piquet
1988 A. Senna
1989 A. Prost
1990 A. Senna
1991 A. Senna
1992 N. Mansell
1993 A. Prost
1994 M. Schumacher
1995 M. Schumacher
1996 D. Hill
1997 J. Villeneuve
1998 M. Hakkinen
1999 M. Hakkinen
2000 M. Schumacher
2001 M. Schumacher
2002 M. Schumacher
2003 M. Schumacher
2004 M. Schumacher
2005 F. Alonso
2006 F. Alonso
2007 K. Raikkonen
2008 L. Hamilton
2009 J. Button
2010 S. Vettel
2011 S. Vettel
2012 S. Vettel
2013 S. Vettel
2014 L. Hamilton
2015 L. Hamilton
2016 N. Rosberg

Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017 Renault Sport Formula One Team experienced a difficult Azerbaijan Grand Prix with retirements for both Jolyon Palmer and Nico Hülkenberg at the Baku City Circuit. Jolyon suffered from a misfire on the way to the grid and this issue worsened until his retirement at the end of lap seven. Nico was running as high as fifth in what was a highly eventful race, however he clipped the wall and broke his front right suspension on lap 25. •Nico started the race from P13 on new Supersoft Pirelli tyres, ch...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017 Renault Sport Formula One Team experienced a difficult Azerbaijan Grand Prix with retirements for both Jolyon Palmer and Nico Hülkenberg at the Baku City Circuit. Jolyon suffered from a misfire on the way to the grid and this issue worsened until his retirement at the end of lap seven. Nico was running as high as fifth in what was a highly eventful race, however he clipped the wall and broke his front right suspension on lap 25. •Nico started the race from P13 on new Supersoft Pirelli tyres, ch...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017 Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017 Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul Baku will mark the inaugural Azerbaijan Grand Prix after the circuit made its debut in the European Grand Prix last year. It's an event we're looking forward to as it's another opportunity for us to improve and develop, which are the keywords for our season. Montréal was a solid weekend for us and at this point in our roadmap, we can be satisfied with the results. After the frustration of Monaco, it was important ...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017 Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2017 Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul Baku will mark the inaugural Azerbaijan Grand Prix after the circuit made its debut in the European Grand Prix last year. It's an event we're looking forward to as it's another opportunity for us to improve and develop, which are the keywords for our season. Montréal was a solid weekend for us and at this point in our roadmap, we can be satisfied with the results. After the frustration of Monaco, it was important ...[Read more...]
Strong Drives Lead To Points For Renault Sport Formula One Team In Canada
Strong Drives Lead To Points For Renault Sport Formula One Team In Canada Renault Sport Formula One Team scored points with an eighth-position finish thanks to a strong and determined drive for Nico Hülkenberg at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. Ever hungry for more, Nico had been chasing down Kimi Raikkönen's Ferrari for seventh position in the final laps and finished just 1.7 seconds adrift at the chequered flag. Jolyon Palmer drove in equally determined fashion to finish just one second shy of the points in P11. •Nico started the race from P10 on his qualifying Ult...[Read more...]
Strong Drives Lead To Points For Renault Sport Formula One Team In Canada
Strong Drives Lead To Points For Renault Sport Formula One Team In Canada Renault Sport Formula One Team scored points with an eighth-position finish thanks to a strong and determined drive for Nico Hülkenberg at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. Ever hungry for more, Nico had been chasing down Kimi Raikkönen's Ferrari for seventh position in the final laps and finished just 1.7 seconds adrift at the chequered flag. Jolyon Palmer drove in equally determined fashion to finish just one second shy of the points in P11. •Nico started the race from P10 on his qualifying Ult...[Read more...]
2017 Canadian Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Canadian Grand Prix - Sunday Lewis leads Valtteri in stunning Silver Arrows 1-2 in Montreal ·Lewis took his 56th career victory today – his sixth at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve, and third of the 2017 season ·Lewis scored his fourth career Grand Slam, claiming pole, the victory, fastest lap and leading every lap of the Grand Prix ·Valtteri came home in second to secure the Silver Arrows' first 1-2 of 2017 ·Lewis (129 points) closes the gap on Sebastian Vettel (141 points) to just 12 points in the Drivers' Championship,...[Read more...]
2017 Canadian Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Canadian Grand Prix - Sunday Lewis leads Valtteri in stunning Silver Arrows 1-2 in Montreal ·Lewis took his 56th career victory today – his sixth at the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve, and third of the 2017 season ·Lewis scored his fourth career Grand Slam, claiming pole, the victory, fastest lap and leading every lap of the Grand Prix ·Valtteri came home in second to secure the Silver Arrows' first 1-2 of 2017 ·Lewis (129 points) closes the gap on Sebastian Vettel (141 points) to just 12 points in the Drivers' Championship,...[Read more...]
Robert Kubica Gets The Formula 1 Feeling In Valencia
Robert Kubica Gets The Formula 1 Feeling In Valencia Robert Kubica has returned to a Formula 1 cockpit for the first time in over six years to conduct a private test with Renault Sport Formula One Team at the Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana Ricardo Tormo. Robert completed 115 laps on Tuesday June 6, using the team's 2012 specification, Renault V8 powered E20. Robert conducted several evaluations with various fuel-loads. This was Robert's first time in a Formula 1 car since pre-season testing for the 2011 season, his previous outing bein...[Read more...]
Robert Kubica Gets The Formula 1 Feeling In Valencia
Robert Kubica Gets The Formula 1 Feeling In Valencia Robert Kubica has returned to a Formula 1 cockpit for the first time in over six years to conduct a private test with Renault Sport Formula One Team at the Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana Ricardo Tormo. Robert completed 115 laps on Tuesday June 6, using the team's 2012 specification, Renault V8 powered E20. Robert conducted several evaluations with various fuel-loads. This was Robert's first time in a Formula 1 car since pre-season testing for the 2011 season, his previous outing bein...[Read more...]
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Sunday Valtteri just falls short of the podium, as Lewis fights back to seventh ·Valtteri came home in P4, behind Daniel Ricciardo, but ahead of Max Verstappen, after an intense battle with the Red Bulls in Monte Carlo ·Lewis battled from P13 on the grid to claim seventh at the chequered flag ·Sebastian Vettel (129pt) leads the Drivers' Championship by 25 points from Lewis (104pt) in P2 ·Scuderia Ferrari (196pt) lead the Silver Arrows (179pt) by 17 points in the Constructors' Championship Valtteri...[Read more...]
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Sunday Valtteri just falls short of the podium, as Lewis fights back to seventh ·Valtteri came home in P4, behind Daniel Ricciardo, but ahead of Max Verstappen, after an intense battle with the Red Bulls in Monte Carlo ·Lewis battled from P13 on the grid to claim seventh at the chequered flag ·Sebastian Vettel (129pt) leads the Drivers' Championship by 25 points from Lewis (104pt) in P2 ·Scuderia Ferrari (196pt) lead the Silver Arrows (179pt) by 17 points in the Constructors' Championship Valtteri...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Formula 1 Team – Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2017, Sunday
Renault Sport Formula 1 Team – Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2017, Sunday The Force was strong for Renault Sport Formula One Team's Jolyon Palmer in today's Grand Prix de Monaco with a season-best eleventh position the result after 78 laps around the most iconic circuit in the Formula 1 galaxy. Jolyon started from P16 and drove a mature race to finish just 1.3 seconds away from the points. Nico Hülkenberg was curtailed in his quest to storm up the order due to a gearbox issue on lap 16. Nico had been running in the top ten prior to his retirement. After today's race, ...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Formula 1 Team – Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2017, Sunday
Renault Sport Formula 1 Team – Formula 1 Grand Prix De Monaco 2017, Sunday The Force was strong for Renault Sport Formula One Team's Jolyon Palmer in today's Grand Prix de Monaco with a season-best eleventh position the result after 78 laps around the most iconic circuit in the Formula 1 galaxy. Jolyon started from P16 and drove a mature race to finish just 1.3 seconds away from the points. Nico Hülkenberg was curtailed in his quest to storm up the order due to a gearbox issue on lap 16. Nico had been running in the top ten prior to his retirement. After today's race, ...[Read more...]
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview Battle continues with Round Six of the 2017 season from the Circuit de Monaco ·Toto Talks Monaco ·Featured this Week: Monaco – One of a Kind (Includes Driver Video) ·Stat Attack: Monaco and Beyond Toto Talks Monaco 'It's always good to come away from a race weekend with a points advantage, no matter how small. But the gap is just that: very small. We are in a massive fight with Ferrari. On one side, this is very exciting and challenging. But on the other side, it is going ...[Read more...]
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview
2017 Monaco Grand Prix - Preview Battle continues with Round Six of the 2017 season from the Circuit de Monaco ·Toto Talks Monaco ·Featured this Week: Monaco – One of a Kind (Includes Driver Video) ·Stat Attack: Monaco and Beyond Toto Talks Monaco 'It's always good to come away from a race weekend with a points advantage, no matter how small. But the gap is just that: very small. We are in a massive fight with Ferrari. On one side, this is very exciting and challenging. But on the other side, it is going ...[Read more...]
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday Mixed emotions after tense Barcelona battle, as Lewis claims victory but Valtteri retires ·Lewis took his 55th career victory today – his second at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and second of the 2017 season. ·Valtteri experienced his first retirement as a Silver Arrows driver with a mechanical failure on lap 39 ·Lewis set the fastest lap of the race for the third time this season – the 50th Formula One fastest lap for the three pointed star ·Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (16...[Read more...]
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday
2017 Spanish Grand Prix – Sunday Mixed emotions after tense Barcelona battle, as Lewis claims victory but Valtteri retires ·Lewis took his 55th career victory today – his second at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, and second of the 2017 season. ·Valtteri experienced his first retirement as a Silver Arrows driver with a mechanical failure on lap 39 ·Lewis set the fastest lap of the race for the third time this season – the 50th Formula One fastest lap for the three pointed star ·Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport (16...[Read more...]
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its best-ever finishing position of sixth place thanks to a strong drive from Nico Hülkenberg in the Formula 1 Gran Premio de España Pirelli 2017 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Nico made a demon start from thirteenth to seventh, then his pit crew were able to assist in him making a further position during the 66-lap race. Nico's finish is one place better than the team's previous best, seventh thanks to Kevin Magnussen in last year's Russian Grand P...[Read more...]
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday
2017 Formula 1 Pirelli Spanish Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its best-ever finishing position of sixth place thanks to a strong drive from Nico Hülkenberg in the Formula 1 Gran Premio de España Pirelli 2017 at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Nico made a demon start from thirteenth to seventh, then his pit crew were able to assist in him making a further position during the 66-lap race. Nico's finish is one place better than the team's previous best, seventh thanks to Kevin Magnussen in last year's Russian Grand P...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP DETROIT, (May 12, 2017) - The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will host the fifth race of the 2017 World Formula 1 Championship, May 12 - 14. Located in Montmeló, the circuit was inaugurated on September 10, 1991 and 19 days later it hosted its first Formula 1 Grand Prix. Just recently, in February and March, the Catalunya track was stage to eight days of testing during which the single-seaters drove for a total of more than 21,000 miles. It was the perfect bench test for the state-of-t...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP
Brembo Unveils Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Formula 1 Spanish GP DETROIT, (May 12, 2017) - The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya will host the fifth race of the 2017 World Formula 1 Championship, May 12 - 14. Located in Montmeló, the circuit was inaugurated on September 10, 1991 and 19 days later it hosted its first Formula 1 Grand Prix. Just recently, in February and March, the Catalunya track was stage to eight days of testing during which the single-seaters drove for a total of more than 21,000 miles. It was the perfect bench test for the state-of-t...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul We head to Spain for the first European race of the season with the target of continuing to score points. Barcelona is an event where we often see many upgrades to the cars and we have some new parts ourselves. We've had a solid run of points in the past two races and we want to continue that. Spain is a strong market for Formula 1 and for Renault. We produce very many cars, engines and gearboxes in Spain so we ha...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 Gran Premio De España Pirelli Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul We head to Spain for the first European race of the season with the target of continuing to score points. Barcelona is an event where we often see many upgrades to the cars and we have some new parts ourselves. We've had a solid run of points in the past two races and we want to continue that. Spain is a strong market for Formula 1 and for Renault. We produce very many cars, engines and gearboxes in Spain so we ha...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its second points-scoring finish of 2017 with a robust eighth place from Nico Hülkenberg in the VTB Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom. Nico started eighth then ran a mammoth 40-lap stint on his qualifying Ultrasort tyres before changing to the Supersoft tyres for a final 12-lap bid to wrestle seventh place from Esteban Ocon. Jolyon Palmer's race ended at the second corner, the victim of an ambitious over-the-kerbs overtake attempt from Romain Grosjea...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday
Renault Sport Racing – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix, Sunday Renault Sport Formula One Team secured its second points-scoring finish of 2017 with a robust eighth place from Nico Hülkenberg in the VTB Russian Grand Prix at the Sochi Autodrom. Nico started eighth then ran a mammoth 40-lap stint on his qualifying Ultrasort tyres before changing to the Supersoft tyres for a final 12-lap bid to wrestle seventh place from Esteban Ocon. Jolyon Palmer's race ended at the second corner, the victim of an ambitious over-the-kerbs overtake attempt from Romain Grosjea...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday Valtteri claims his first Formula 1 victory with Lewis fourth in tense Russian Grand Prix ·Valtteri took his maiden Formula One victory today after jumping the two Ferraris off the start, then edging out Sebastian Vettel in a nailbitting, race-long battle ·Lewis produced a battling drive to finish P4 after struggling with overheating throughout the race ·Today's result marks the 400th podium finish for Mercedes-Benz Power in Formula One ·Lewis (73pt) is P2 in the Drivers' Championship...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Sunday Valtteri claims his first Formula 1 victory with Lewis fourth in tense Russian Grand Prix ·Valtteri took his maiden Formula One victory today after jumping the two Ferraris off the start, then edging out Sebastian Vettel in a nailbitting, race-long battle ·Lewis produced a battling drive to finish P4 after struggling with overheating throughout the race ·Today's result marks the 400th podium finish for Mercedes-Benz Power in Formula One ·Lewis (73pt) is P2 in the Drivers' Championship...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday Scuderia Ferrari edge the Silver Arrows in tense Sochi Qualifying shootout ·Valtteri Bottas claimed P3 on the grid, with the top three cars covered by just 0.095s ·Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Russian Grand Prix from P4 ·Both drivers completed a single run in Q1 on UltraSoft tyres, a single run on the UltraSoft in Q2, then two runs on the UltraSoft in Q3 Valtteri Bottas I think we can see Ferrari were quicker today. We were close in the end, but not close enough. All weekend...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Saturday Scuderia Ferrari edge the Silver Arrows in tense Sochi Qualifying shootout ·Valtteri Bottas claimed P3 on the grid, with the top three cars covered by just 0.095s ·Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Russian Grand Prix from P4 ·Both drivers completed a single run in Q1 on UltraSoft tyres, a single run on the UltraSoft in Q2, then two runs on the UltraSoft in Q3 Valtteri Bottas I think we can see Ferrari were quicker today. We were close in the end, but not close enough. All weekend...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP An in-depth look at the braking systems on the Formula 1 single-seaters at Sochi Autodrom DETROIT, (April 28, 2017) - The Sochi Autodrom will host the fourth race of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, April 28 - 30. In 2010, the contract to host the Russian GP in Sochi was signed and four years later, the circuit was completed. Built within the Olympic Park used for the Winter Olympic Games in 2014, the circuit stands out for the 710-yard curve at Turn 3, the longest curve ...[Read more...]
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP
Brembo Unveils Formula 1 Use Of Its Braking Systems At The 2017 Russian GP An in-depth look at the braking systems on the Formula 1 single-seaters at Sochi Autodrom DETROIT, (April 28, 2017) - The Sochi Autodrom will host the fourth race of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, April 28 - 30. In 2010, the contract to host the Russian GP in Sochi was signed and four years later, the circuit was completed. Built within the Olympic Park used for the Winter Olympic Games in 2014, the circuit stands out for the 710-yard curve at Turn 3, the longest curve ...[Read more...]
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix Preview
Renault Sport Racing Formula One Team – 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix Preview Foreword from Renault Sport Racing Managing Director, Cyril Abiteboul Bahrain showed both another positive step in our progress, and reiterated an area where we must focus our attention. For the first time in the team's short history, we qualified both cars in the top ten. This was thanks to teamwork from everyone at the track and everyone at Enstone and Viry. Nico was able to deliver the fast laps whenever needed and Jolyon staged an impressive recovery from a difficult FP3. In ...[Read more...]
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Preview
2017 Russian Grand Prix - Preview Battle royal continues with Round Four of the 2017 season from the Sochi Autodrom ·Toto Talks Russia ·Featured this Week: 2017 Race Starts ·Stat Attack: Russia and Beyond Toto Talks Russia 'You need to be able to draw a line under a tough weekend. It's very painful to lose a race like that. There were too many marginal losses that we encountered and these cost us the victory. But they are down to us to fix. You need to be careful not to spend too much time thinking about t...[Read more...]