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Fuel saving vexes McLaren pair before retirements 7th June 2015, 21:51

Fuel saving was a major preoccupation for both McLaren drivers during the Canadian Grand Prix – and both were destined not to finish on another difficult weekend for McLaren.

Raikkonen baffled by repeat of hairpin spin

Kimi Raikkonen was bemused by the behaviour of his Ferrari after spinning for the second year in a row at Montreal’s turn ten hairpin during the Canadian Grand Prix.

Hamilton ‘never really felt under pressure’

Lewis Hamilton said he never felt in serious danger of losing the lead in the Canadian Grand Prix, despite team mate Nico Rosberg running him close in the second half of the race.

Button to receive drive-through penalty

Jenson Button will incur a drive-through penalty to be served during the Canadian Grand Prix after four of his power unit components were replaced.

Verstappen to serve ten-second time penalty in race 6th June 2015, 23:05

The stewards have confirmed Max Verstappen will have to serve a ten-second time penalty into the Canadian Grand Prix.

Vettel hit with grid penalty for ignoring red flag

Sebastian Vettel has been docked five places on the grid for failing to obey a red flag during final practice.

Williams target Red Bull after problem for Massa

Williams say their aim is to get Felipe Massa to the finish ahead of at least one of the Red Bulls following his compromised qualifying session.

Rosberg puzzled by “bad” tyre set in Q3

After losing out to Lewis Hamilton in Q3, Nico Rosberg wanted to know why his team expected his set of tyres would be “bad”.

New audio reveals Hamilton’s Monaco strategy role 5th June 2015, 20:45

New audio of the messages on the Mercedes pit wall during the Monaco Grand Prix have shed further light on Lewis Hamilton’s role in the strategy which cost him victory in the race.

Verstappen rebuffs Massa criticism over Monaco crash 4th June 2015, 17:07

Max Verstappen rejected Felipe Massa’s criticism of his driving in the Monaco Grand Prix by pointing out his rival had been involved in similar incidents in the past.

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