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Daniil Kvyat: Red Bull reject joins Ferrari as development driver

Kvyat struggled to impress at Toro Rosso last season and was replaced by Pierre Gasly. He was previously dropped by sister team Red Bull in 2016 Red Bull reject Daniil Kvyat has been signed by Ferrari as their development driver. The 23-year-old Russian’s role will primarily involve work in the Italian team’s simulator. There are […]

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F1 gossip: Alonso, Hamilton, Ferrari, Wolff, Ecclestone, Kvyat

Monday, 30 October Alonso has two world titles while Hamilton has four McLaren driver Fernando Alonso says Lewis Hamilton’s path to a fourth world title this season was “very easy” as the Mercedes man had “no opponents”. (Planet F1) Ferrari president Sergio Marchionne says former F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone’s claim that governing body the FIA […]

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Gossip: Vettel, Ferrari, Bottas, Raikkonen, McLaren, Kvyat, Stefanovic

Monday, 10 July Vettel (right) is in his third season with Ferrari Ferrari chairman Sergio Marchionne has told World Championship leader Sebastian Vettel that he can have a new contract whenever he wants. (Reuters) Kimi Raikkonen insists he is performing “the best that I can” after being called a “laggard” by Ferrari boss Marchionne. (PlanetF1) […]

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F1 gossip: Kvyat, Toro Rosso, Alonso, McLaren, Honda, Rosberg, Renault

Kvyat failed to get away on the formation lap, but he then contravened F1 regulations by reclaiming 11th position Monday, 12 June Toro Rosso driver Daniil Kvyat has labelled Formula One a “stupid circus” after picking up two separate penalties for the same offence during the Canadian Grand Prix. (ESPN) Fernando Alonso says McLaren-Honda’s straightline […]

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F1 gossip: Australian Grand Prix, Button, Perez, Kvyat

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel won this year’s Australian Grand Prix – the race could take place a week earlier next year Tuesday, 30 May The season-opening Australian Grand Prix will be moved back to mid-March by Formula 1 owners Liberty Media to stop the race clashing with the start of the Aussie rules season. (Sydney Morning […]