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Aug 18, 2014

Motor racing-Max Verstappen to become youngest ever F1 driver

LONDON, Aug 18 (Reuters) – Dutch 16-year-old Max Verstappen is set to become Formula One’s youngest ever driver after the Toro Rosso team announced on Monday that he will replace Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne in their lineup next year.

Verstappen, son of former grand prix racer Jos, turns 17 only next month and is still too young to take a driving test in the Netherlands.

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Jul 29, 2014

Hamilton’s statement means it’s each man for himself

LONDON (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton made a mistake in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix and it almost cost him dear.

His biggest error, however, was not in disobeying controversial team orders but pushing too hard on the very first lap with cold brakes after starting from the pitlane.

Jul 29, 2014

Analysis: Hamilton’s statement means it’s each man for himself

LONDON (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton made a mistake in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix and it almost cost him dear.

His biggest error, however, was not in disobeying controversial team orders but pushing too hard on the very first lap with cold brakes after starting from the pitlane.

Jul 29, 2014

Motor racing-Hamilton’s statement means it’s each man for himself

LONDON, July 29 (Reuters) – Lewis Hamilton made a mistake in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix and it almost cost him dear.

His biggest error, however, was not in disobeying controversial team orders but pushing too hard on the very first lap with cold brakes after starting from the pitlane.

Jul 28, 2014

Plenty to talk about as F1 takes a break

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Formula One headed for its annual holidays on Monday with some drivers looking forward to the break more than others and plenty to talk about before the next race in Belgium.

“I’m not so excited about going into the summer break, as we speak,” championship-leading Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg told reporters after finishing fourth and behind team mate Lewis Hamilton in Hungary on Sunday.

Jul 28, 2014

Motor racing-Plenty to talk about as F1 takes a break

BUDAPEST, July 28 (Reuters) – Formula One headed for its annual holidays on Monday with some drivers looking forward to the break more than others and plenty to talk about before the next race in Belgium.

“I’m not so excited about going into the summer break, as we speak,” championship-leading Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg told reporters after finishing fourth and behind team mate Lewis Hamilton in Hungary on Sunday.

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