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  1. Rivals welcome Marussia returnRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return to racing. While Caterham appear destined for the scrap heap, or at least the liquidation of their assets, Marussia were named on the official Formula One entry list on Friday after securing their exit from administration.

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  2. How the teams stand after testingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Assessing the likely pecking order on the grid at the start of the 2015 F1 season after the final test in Barcelona, front to back... Both in the fastest lap charts and the total laps count, the Mercedes W06 was a class apart throughout winter testing. Only the size of their advantage over the rest of the field at the start of the 2015 campaign remains in doubt, although there is a widespread expectation that the Silver Arrows will be even further ahead when the new season commences than they were at the end of 2014.

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  3. Rivals welcome Marussia returnRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Star Online

    Formula One needs teams like Marussia to survive and thrive, rivals said after the tail-enders moved closer to a return to racing. While Caterham appear destined for the scrap heap, or at least the liquidation of their assets, Marussia were named on the official Formula One entry list on Friday after securing their exit from administration.

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  4. 2015 Barcelona: Formula One F1 Saturday Test Results & RecapRead the original story

    Saturday | Paddock Talk

    By Mike Sulka The penultimate day of 2015 Formula One F1 testing at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya in Spain resulted in Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes turning 76 laps with a best lap of 1:23.022. Hamilton worked on aero evaluation, setup analysis and other performance tests on the W06 Hybrid.

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  5. Lotus' Grosjean completes his final day of pre-season testing at BarcelonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Motorsport.com

    Romain Grosjean drove for his final day of pre-season testing today, completing 116 laps in the E23 Hybrid at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Romain ran a comprehensive programme including a race simulation, clocking a best lap time of 1min 24.200secs.

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  6. Williams: We're working hard to chase down MercedesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Motorsport.com

    Veteran engineer Pat Symonds admits factory Merc squad is still out front, but thinks Williams is poised to lead the chase. Williams chief technical officer Pat Symonds believes his squad are in good shape to take the fight to Mercedes in this year's Formula One World Championship - but admits they have a performance gap to close with its 2015 car.

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  7. Rivals in awe of Mercedes pace in Barcelona testingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Motorsport.com

    Nico Rosberg's fastest laptime in the previous Barcelona test, which was only two tenths off the best time but set on tyres two steps harder than the pacesetting Lotus of Romain Grosjean, was an indicator of a speed advantage. However, Rosberg's 1:22.792 yesterday, set on soft tyres, was over 1.2 seconds quicker than the Williams of Valtteri Bottas on similar rubber, and the gulf in class was plain for all to see.

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  8. Facu Regalia joins World Series by Renault field in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Motorsport.com

    Following seven months of intense work, Facu Regalia has just confirmed his Zeta Corse signing, to compete in the full World Series by Renault season. ArgentinaA s pilot Facundo Regalia has signed a contract in the last hours to drive for Zeta Corse.

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  9. 2015 Barcelona II: Lotus Formula One F1 Friday Test RecapRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Paddock Talk

    Pastor Maldonado completed a tally of 140 laps - more than 650km or the distance of two Grands Prix - as he resumed test duties in the E23 Hybrid at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya today. Pastor ran an extensive programme including a race simulation, clocking a best lap time of 1min 26.705secs.

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  10. Who is Carmen Jorda? All you need to know about Lotus F1 team's new driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Mirror.co.uk

    The 26-year-old will join the team for the new F1 season in a development driver role, having risen through the sport and here is all the key information you need The 26-year-old will join the team as a development driver, with the view to having a test in the race car later this year. She becomes the second woman to take up a position with an F1 team , with her role the same as Susie Wolff's at Williams.

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  11. Hamilton Welcomes Alonso Crash ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Cool FM

    Lewis Hamilton and Romain Grosjean have welcomed the FIA's decision to open an investigation into the crash which put Fernando Alonso in hospital for three days.

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  12. Grosjean criticises AstroTurf after Alonso crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | F1-live.com

    Romain Grosjean says Fernando Alonso's testing crash raises questions about the safety of the AstroTurf used on the outside of some corners in Formula One. Alonso spent three nights in hospital after hitting a wall side-on on the final day of the first Barcelona test, a crash which briefly left him unconscious.

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  13. Drivers welcome Alonso probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Sky Sports

    Lotus driver unhappy with use of AstroTurf which was highlighted as a factor in the Spaniard's high-speed accident at Barcelona Lewis Hamilton and Romain Grosjean have welcomed the FIA's decision to open an investigation into the crash which hospitalised Fernando Alonso for three days. The Spaniard was released from hospital on Wednesday but his participation in the season-opening Australian GP remains in doubt after he was ruled out of the final winter test at Barcelona.

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  14. Carmen Who? gets Lotus F1 test driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Iol.co.za

    Spanish female racer Carmen Jorda will be a development driver for Lotus this season, the Formula One team announced on Thursday. The 26-year-old appeared in the GP3 junior series in 2014 with little success, failing to finish in the top 10 with a car that then proved a winner when it was put in the hands of Britain's Dean Stoneman.

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  15. Massa: More to come from WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Planet-F1.com

    Testing new parts for his FW37, Felipe Massa has revealed the team will be introducing even more updates before the final test ends on Sunday. The Brazilian posted the fastest lap time at the Barcelona circuit on Thursday, crossing the line with a 1:23.500.

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  16. 10 Amazing Publicity Stunts in Formula 1 HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | BleacherReport

    It's been a decade since Mark Webber took his BMW-powered Williams Formula One car for a spin across the Sydney Harbour Bridge. PR stunts are commonplace in F1, a sport that is constantly trying to reach out to the public and keen to emphasise the extraordinary qualities of the drivers and cars that fill up a given grand prix grid.

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  17. 2015 Barcelona II: Formula One F1 Thursday Test Results & RecapRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Paddock Talk

    By Mike Sulka After a morning rain, Felipe Massa and the FW37-01 Williams was strutting his stuff on the Barcelona circuit in Spain with a best lap of 1:23.500 out of a total 103 laps. The team worked on changes to the chassis and aero testing while reporting no reliability issues.

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  18. Fernando Alonso will race for McLaren this season for the first time since leaving the team in 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    McLaren expect Fernando Alonso to recover from Sunday's crash in time to race in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix on March 15. The Spanish driver was released on Wednesday from a hospital in Barcelona having spent three days under observation after crashing his McLaren in pre-season testing in the Circuit de Catalunya. "I can categorically confirm that he has no lesion and that he wasn't electrocuted," McLaren chairman Ron Dennis said on Thursday, as reported in Spanish newspaper El Mundo.

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  19. Grosjean resumed test duties in the Lotus E23 Hybrid at BarcelonaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Motorsport.com

    Romain Grosjean resumed test duties in the E23 Hybrid for the first day of the second pre-season test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya. Romain completed 75 laps over the course of a programme of set-up evaluations and performance simulations, in particular evaluating a new front suspension geometry.

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  20. Button and Hamilton are forced out with technical issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | This Is Somerset

    Britons Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button suffered technical issues on the first day of Formula One's final pre-season test in Jerez. Both men failed to get out on track in the afternoon, Hamilton having managed 48 laps in his Mercedes before an issue with his energy recovery system, and Frome Flyer Button's day ended after only seven laps following a hydraulic leak.

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