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Oct 10, 2014
Oct 10, 2014
Oct 9, 2014
Oct 9, 2014

F1 drivers seek respite on track

SOCHI Russia (Reuters) – However intense the pain felt by Formula One after Jules Bianchi’s horrific accident in Japan, and the shock is deep indeed, Friday’s inaugural Russian Grand Prix practice offers some respite.

For most drivers, getting back out on the track will be a welcome escape from the dark cloud hanging over the paddock rather than a daunting prospect.

Oct 9, 2014
Oct 9, 2014

Motor racing-F1 drivers seek respite on track

SOCHI, Russia, Oct 9 (Reuters) – However intense the pain felt by Formula One after Jules Bianchi’s horrific accident in Japan, and the shock is deep indeed, Friday’s inaugural Russian Grand Prix practice offers some respite.

For most drivers, getting back out on the track will be a welcome escape from the dark cloud hanging over the paddock rather than a daunting prospect.

Oct 9, 2014
Oct 9, 2014

Bianchi accident casts a pall over Sochi paddock

SOCHI Russia (Reuters) – An air of shock and sadness hung over the Formula One paddock on Thursday as drivers prepared for the inaugural Russian Grand Prix with Jules Bianchi foremost in their thoughts.

Bianchi suffered severe brain trauma and is in a ‘critical but stable’ condition in hospital in Japan after the accident at Suzuka last Sunday.

Oct 9, 2014

Motor racing-Bianchi accident casts a pall over Sochi paddock

SOCHI, Russia, Oct 9 (Reuters) – An air of shock and sadness hung over the Formula One paddock on Thursday as drivers prepared for the inaugural Russian Grand Prix with Jules Bianchi foremost in their thoughts.

Bianchi suffered severe brain trauma and is in a ‘critical but stable’ condition in hospital in Japan after the accident at Suzuka last Sunday.

Oct 9, 2014

Lotus F1 team switch to Mercedes power for 2015

SOCHI Russia (Reuters) – The Lotus Formula One team will switch from Renault to Mercedes power units next season as part of a long-term deal, both parties announced at the Russian Grand Prix on Thursday.

The team will effectively take the supply vacated by McLaren, who are starting a new partnership with Japanese manufacturer Honda.

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