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09 Oct - 11 Oct
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Renault must become “addicts to success” - Abiteboul

Renault F1 boss Cyril Abiteboul says his team’s first podium in its current guise was an emotional moment – and he hopes that it makes less experienced staff “addicts to success.”

Racing Point hails Hulkenberg's "remarkable job"

Racing Point Formula 1 team technical director Andrew Green says that Nico Hulkenberg did a "remarkable job" after stepping into Lance Stroll's car at the Eifel GP.

Russell says "no hard feelings" after Raikkonen shunt

Williams Formula 1 driver George Russell insists that he has "no hard feelings" about Kimi Raikkonen despite being punted out of the Eifel GP by the Finn.

Bottas: Eifel GP win was still possible after Turn 1 mistake

Valtteri Bottas felt he could still have won the Eifel Grand Prix despite the error that gave Lewis Hamilton the lead before an unexplained power unit issue made him retire.

How cold Nurburgring weather added heat to third-place battle

Severely limited practice and chilly conditions at the Eifel Grand Prix didn't stop the Formula 1 fight for third place from heating up, with Racing Point, McLaren and Renault all facing different quandaries

Ten things we learned from the Eifel GP Eifel GP
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Ten things we learned from the Eifel GP

Formula 1's first visit to the Nurburgring since 2013 will go down in the history books for many reasons as two notable landmarks were reached on Sunday.

Horner believes DAS helped Hamilton at restart

Red Bull Formula 1 boss Christian Horner believes that the Mercedes DAS system gave Lewis Hamilton a crucial advantage at the end of the Eifel GP.

Hulkenberg was in wrong engine mode at start of Eifel GP

Nico Hulkenberg reckons the only thing he did wrong at the Eifel Grand Prix was putting his car in the wrong engine mode at the start.

Masi explains safety car call after Norris stoppage

Formula 1 race director Michael Masi has explained the decision to deploy the safety car following Lando Norris's stoppage in Sunday's Eifel Grand Prix.

Eifel Grand Prix driver ratings

After Friday's washout, the Eifel GP was an interesting study in how the drivers could perform with limited running on a circuit last used by F1 in 2013. On a momentous day for the record books, two drivers in midfield machinery stepped up with perfect scores at the Nurburgring

Vettel admits he took "too much risk" at Eifel GP

Sebastian Vettel admitted he took "too much risk" trying to climb through the field at the Eifel Grand Prix, after ending up spinning early on while trying to pass Antonio Giovinazzi.

What caused Bottas to gift Hamilton his F1 history moment

After rebuffing his team-mate's challenge at the start, a Valtteri Bottas error put Lewis Hamilton on course for a record-equalling 91st Formula 1 win at the Eifel GP. There was was one critical factor behind that costly mistake

Norris failure at Eifel GP a repeat of Spa issue

Lando Norris's race-ending failure at the Eifel Grand Prix was a carbon copy repeat of the Renault engine problem that stopped Carlos Sainz before the start in Belgium.

Hamilton wants memory of matching Schumacher to "stick"

Lewis Hamilton is eager to ensure the memory of matching Michael Schumacher’s Formula 1 win record at the Nurburgring can “stick” despite his focus on the drivers’ championship.

Hamilton “humbled” to be honoured by Schumacher’s family Eifel GP
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Hamilton “humbled” to be honoured by Schumacher’s family

Lewis Hamilton says he felt “incredibly humbled” to be honoured by Michael Schumacher’s family after equalling his record for Formula 1 victories in Sunday’s Eifel Grand Prix.

Wolff "enjoyed" Hamilton/Bottas fight at start of Eifel GP

Toto Wolff says he "enjoyed" the fight between Mercedes drivers Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton at the start of the Eifel Grand Prix, and had no concerns about contact.

Horner: Punctured radiator led to Albon's Eifel GP retirement

Red Bull Formula 1 boss Christian Horner has revealed Alex Albon’s retirement from the Eifel GP was triggered by debris puncturing a radiator.

Bottas "would need a miracle" to beat Hamilton to title

Valtteri Bottas admits he "would need a miracle" if he is to beat Lewis Hamilton to this year's Formula 1 world championship after losing ground in Sunday's Eifel Grand Prix.

Sainz: Eifel GP was 60 laps of "suffering"

Carlos Sainz says he endured 60 laps of "suffering" in the Eifel Grand Prix, as he reckons McLaren's new aero package cost him a shot of a podium finish.

Hamilton presented with Schumacher helmet after record win

Lewis Hamilton was presented with one of Michael Schumacher's Formula 1 race helmets after equalling his record of 91 grand prix victories at the Nurburgring on Sunday.

Ricciardo reveals tattoo details after winning F1 podium bet

Daniel Ricciardo says his Renault team boss Cyril Abiteboul will get a German-themed tattoo, after winning his Formula 1 podium bet at the Eifel Grand Prix.

2020 F1 Eifel Grand Prix race results

Lewis Hamilton won the Eifel Grand Prix for Mercedes at the Nurburgring, round 11 of the Formula 1 World Championship, after pole-winner Valtteri Bottas retired.

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Eifel GP: Hamilton matches Schumacher's wins record

Lewis Hamilton equalled Michael Schumacher's all-time Formula 1 win record by taking victory in the Eifel Grand Prix ahead of Max Verstappen, while Valtteri Bottas retired with a mechanical problem.

The Eifel GP as it happened

Follow all the action from the Eifel Grand Prix as it happens with our minute-by-minute coverage.

F1 drivers face step into the "unknown" in Eifel GP

Formula 1 drivers and teams face a jump into the "unknown" in the Eifel Grand Prix, with cold temperatures and a lack of running leaving everyone unsure of how tyres will perform.

Seidl: McLaren had to push on with new F1 aero package

McLaren Formula 1 boss Andreas Seidl says that the team had to press ahead with running its new aero concept at the Nurburgring despite the compromises created by a lack of practice time.

Update package puts Red Bull ‘a lot closer’ to Mercedes

Alexander Albon believes the updates Red Bull brought to the Nurburgring for its RB16 Formula 1 car have drawn the team “a lot closer” to Mercedes.

Williams tried out Imola short-weekend plan at Eifel GP

Williams activated the practice run plan it had configured for the shortened Imola Formula 1 weekend in response to the opening practice sessions for the Eifel Grand Prix being cancelled.

Bottas and Hamilton query amount of F1 practice needed

Mercedes drivers Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton have queried the amount of practice running normally allocated at Formula 1 events after the cancelled opening sessions at the Eifel Grand Prix. 

Ferrari on right path after hitting “rock bottom” - Mekies

Ferrari Formula 1 team sporting director Laurent Mekies says that Charles Leclerc’s qualifying performance at the Nurburgring shows that the Maranello outfit is recovering after hitting “rock bottom.”

Formula 1 Eifel Grand Prix – How to watch, start time & more

This weekend Formula 1 travels to the Nurburgring for the Eifel Grand Prix. Find out how to watch it, what time it starts and more here.

Ill Stroll unable to drive because “he couldn’t get off the toilet”

Racing Point Formula 1 boss Otmar Szafnauer says Lance Stroll had to miss FP3 at the Nurburgring – and subsequently the rest of the Eifel GP weekend – because he “couldn’t get off the toilet”.

Mercedes: Starting on mediums would have been a "big gamble" Eifel GP
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Mercedes: Starting on mediums would have been a "big gamble"

Toto Wolff says starting Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas on medium tyres would have been a "big gamble" for Mercedes heading into Sunday's Formula 1 Eifel Grand Prix.

Perez says Racing Point "messed up" qualifying strategy

Sergio Perez is braced for a "painful day" in the Formula 1 constructors' championship for Racing Point at the Eifel GP after qualifying behind both Renaults in ninth.

Sainz blames new upgrade struggles for Eifel GP disappointment

Carlos Sainz says McLaren has been left with a lot to understand about its latest Formula 1 upgrade package, after he blamed it for his disappointing performance in qualifying for the Eifel Grand Prix.

Hamilton wanted to start Eifel GP on medium tyres Eifel GP
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Hamilton wanted to start Eifel GP on medium tyres

Lewis Hamilton wanted to start the Formula 1 Eifel Grand Prix on medium tyres, but trusts Mercedes' decision to switch him to softs during qualifying at the Nurburgring.

Verstappen "disappointed" with Eifel GP qualifying result Eifel GP
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Verstappen "disappointed" with Eifel GP qualifying result

Max Verstappen admitted he was disappointed to lose out on pole position to Mercedes at the Eifel Grand Prix, after his final Q3 run was blighted by understeer.

Hulkenberg: Eifel GP return "wilder, crazier" than Silverstone

Nico Hulkenberg says his last-minute return to the Racing Point Formula 1 team at the Eifel GP was "wilder and crazier" than when he stood in at Silverstone earlier this year.

2020 F1 Eifel Grand Prix qualifying results, full grid lineup Eifel GP
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2020 F1 Eifel Grand Prix qualifying results, full grid lineup

Mercedes’ Valtteri Bottas will start the Eifel Grand Prix from pole position, the 11th round of the 2020 Formula 1 World Championship season, at the Nurburgring.

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Eifel GP: Bottas beats Hamilton, Verstappen to pole

Valtteri Bottas beat Lewis Hamilton to pole in qualifying for Formula 1's Eifel Grand Prix at the Nurburgring, while Nico Hulkenberg qualified last.

Eifel GP qualifying as it happened

Follow all the action from the Eifel Grand Prix as it happens with our minute-by-minute coverage.

Hulkenberg replaces Stroll at Racing Point for Eifel GP

Nico Hulkenberg will make his third Formula 1 race weekend appearance of the season after being named as Lance Stroll's replacement for the Eifel Grand Prix.

Eifel GP: Bottas leads Hamilton, Leclerc in FP3

Valtteri Bottas set the pace for Mercedes as Formula 1 drivers finally got on-track at the Nurburgring in practice for the Eifel Grand Prix on Saturday morning.

Unwell Stroll misses Nurburgring FP3, Hulkenberg on stand-by

Racing Point Formula 1 driver Lance Stroll did not take part in FP3 at the Nurburgring today after feeling unwell.

FIA unveils tweaked Eifel GP medical evacuation plan

The FIA has officially announced its new evacuation plan for Formula 1's Eifel Grand Prix, which is intended to keep track action going in the event of further bad weather.

Norris and Sainz unveil helmets for World Mental Health Day

McLaren Formula 1 drivers Lando Norris and Carlos Sainz Jr. will race in self-designed helmets as part of the team’s partnership with Mind to mark World Mental Health Day.

Eifel Grand Prix qualifying – Start time, how to watch, channel & more

This weekend Formula 1 heads to the Nurburgring for the Eifel Grand Prix. Here's how you can watch qualifying in your country.

Why curtailed Eifel GP won't level F1, but will harm perfection quest

The sun actually shone at the Nurburgring on Friday. It was a glorious golden glow, lighting up a near cloudless blue sky. The trouble was, this picturesque scene emerged nearly three hours after FP2 had been called off, curtailing the inaugural Eifel Grand Prix and meaning no Formula 1 track action took place today.

FIA reveals contingency plan for Eifel GP

The FIA will alter its contingency plan to avoid repeating Friday's lost Formula 1 running at the Nurburgring for the rest of the Eifel Grand Prix weekend, Motorsport.com understands.

FIA working on "back-up plans" to ensure Saturday action

Formula 1 race director Michael Masi says that "back-up plans" are being formulated in order to ensure that the cars can run at Eifel Grand Prix on Saturday.

Eifel GP Friday practice cancelled due to poor weather

The second Formula 1 practice session for the 2020 Eifel Grand Prix has been cancelled due to poor weather conditions at the Nurburgring.

Eifel GP weekend "valuable" for Schumacher despite no running

Mick Schumacher remained upbeat despite seeing his Formula 1 practice debut get cancelled by the weather, saying his weekend preparations with Alfa Romeo had been "valuable".

Eifel GP Friday as it happened

Follow all the action from the Eifel Grand Prix as it happens with our minute-by-minute coverage.

Another Mercedes F1 team member tests positive for COVID-19

Mercedes says that one further Formula 1 team member has tested positive for coronavirus at the Eifel Grand Prix, with further staff being put in self isolation.

Poor weather forces Nurburgring FP1 cancellation

Formula 1 drivers were unable to take to the track in first practice for the Eifel Grand Prix after poor weather conditions prevented the session from starting.

Verstappen: "No sense" in pondering F1 future after Honda

Max Verstappen says it makes "no sense" to think about the impact of Honda’s Formula 1 departure on his long-term future, as the Japanese manufacturer is not leaving until the end of next year.

Eifel GP: Latest F1 technical developments

Join us as we delve into the latest technical developments on display at the Eifel Grand Prix at the Nurburgring, courtesy of Giorgio Piola and Motorsport Images.

Schumacher 'has nothing to prove' in FP1 run - Leclerc

Ferrari drivers Charles Leclerc and Sebastian Vettel have both voiced their support for Mick Schumacher on the eve of the youngster's official Formula 1 debut in FP1 at the Nurburgring.

2020 Formula 1 Eifel Grand Prix session timings and preview

Formula 1 will make its first visit to the Nurburgring since 2013 this weekend for the Eifel Grand Prix. Here are the session timings in all major timezones.

Ferrari planning further SF1000 car updates at Nurburgring

Ferrari is set to bring further updates for its SF1000 Formula 1 car to the Eifel Grand Prix at the Nurburgring next weekend.