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Drivers and their holidays – take our quiz

Time to get the deckchair out, Fernando Alonso, because it’s the summer holidays. Yep, it’s the traditional mid-season shutdown in Formula 1 as drivers and team personnel down tools for a month to enjoy a well-earned rest. For some, it’s about spending time with the family. For others, it is about road tripping across the

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Briton Norris 'a potential future star' say McLaren

Rising British star Lando Norris had an impressive first test in a current Formula 1 car with McLaren. Norris, 17, set the second fastest time behind championship leader Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari at the Hungaroring on Wednesday. McLaren racing director Eric Boullier said Norris “impressed us all with his maturity, professionalism and speed”. “He’s certainly an

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F1 gossip: Raikkonen, Vettel, Bottas, Hamilton, Alonso, Hulkenberg, Magnussen

Monday, 31 July <!–<!–[if lte IE 8]><![endif]–> Sebastian Vettel won the race in Hungary but admitted Ferrari team-mate Kimi Raikkonen had more pace. (Reuters) Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas has thanked team-mate Lewis Hamilton for letting him retake third spot just before the finish at the Hungarian Grand Prix. (Planet F1) Fernando Alonso achieved McLaren’s best

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