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Jan 28, 2015
Jan 28, 2015

Renault confident of making big step up

LONDON (Reuters) – Revamped Renault are confident their Formula One power unit will be a lot better this season after struggling in a 2014 campaign dominated by Mercedes.

“We knew what we had to do over the winter and we know what we have achieved,” F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul said on Wednesday ahead of the start of testing in Spain at the weekend.

Jan 28, 2015
Jan 28, 2015
Jan 28, 2015
Jan 28, 2015
Jan 28, 2015

Motor racing-McLaren must aim for wins in 2015, says Coulthard

LONDON, Jan 28 (Reuters) – McLaren have to be targeting at least one win this season as they start a new partnership with Honda, according to the Formula One team’s former driver David Coulthard.

The former world champions have not won a race since 2012, and finished 2014 — their last year with Mercedes engines — in fifth place.

Jan 28, 2015

Motor racing-Vettel considered quitting, says Horner

Jan 28 (Reuters) – Four times Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel considered quitting as he struggled with the sport’s new direction last year, according to the German’s former Red Bull boss Christian Horner.

“Seb didn’t enjoy the regulation changes,” Horner told British reporters ahead of this weekend’s first pre-season test in Jerez, Spain.

Jan 28, 2015

Motor racing-Renault confident of making big step up

LONDON, Jan 28 (Reuters) – Revamped Renault are confident their Formula One power unit will be a lot better this season after struggling in a 2014 campaign dominated by Mercedes.

“We knew what we had to do over the winter and we know what we have achieved,” F1 managing director Cyril Abiteboul said on Wednesday ahead of the start of testing in Spain at the weekend.

Jan 27, 2015
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