Nico Hulkenberg
May 25

F1: Rosberg Takes Second Straight Monaco GP Win

Nico Rosberg raced to his second victory of the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

raced to his second victory of the 2014 season. (Photo: Getty Images)

Nico Rosberg won the Grand Prix from pole position on Sunday to take the overall championship lead from his teammate , who came second to give Mercedes a fifth straight 1-2 finish.

The German driver clinched his second victory of the season and fifth of his career, making a strong start and holding off Hamilton to repeat his maiden GP win from pole here in Monaco last year.

“The pressure was on all the way but I kept it cool and was able to win,” said Rosberg, who celebrated by hugging his team engineers.

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May 23

F1: Force India Shows Early Strength In Monaco

Nico Hulkenberg was seventh quickest in Thursday's second practice. (Photo: Getty Images)

was seventh quickest in Thursday’s second practice. (Photo: Getty Images)

is looking to get both its cars well inside the top 10 in qualifying after a promising start to the week in practice on Thursday.

In FP1 and Nico Hulkenberg were eighth and 10th, while in the afternoon they were sixth and seventh, although not all top drivers set representative times.

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May 1

Formula 1: Force India unveils new livery with Smirnoff sponsorship

A graphic representation of the new Sahara Force India livery with Smirnof sponsorship. (Photo courtesy Sahara Force India)

A virtual depiction of the new livery with Smirnoff sponsorship. (Photo courtesy )

The VJM07s of Sahara will have a new look beginning at next weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix.

Smirnoff, a world famous vodka company, will be featured on the rear wing and chassis of and ’s cars. Responsible drinking will lie at the heart of the partnership, as Smirnoff intends to use its position to deliver a powerful anti-drink and drive message.

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Feb 20

F1: Magnussen On Top For McLaren In Bahrain — Testing Update

Kevin Magnussen of McLaren pilots the 2014 MP4-29. (Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

of pilots the 2014 MP4-29.
(Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

Kevin Magnussen and McLaren were fastest on the second day in Bahrain today as the teams gradually began to pick up the pace.

However, they are still far from the sort of lap times they are likely to achieve in full qualifying form come April.

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Feb 19

F1: Hulkenberg Quickest In Bahrain As Red Bull Continues To Struggle

Nico Hulkenberg for the Force India team during Day 1 Bahrain testing. (Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

for the team during Day 1 Bahrain testing.
(Photo: Glenn Dunbar/LAT Photographic)

After a break of 18 days, the end of the opening test in Jerez action resumed again in Bahrain today.

The twin four-day sessions at Sakhir represent the last chance for the teams to prepare for the Australian GP.

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