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'Trouble-free day! No joke': Honda-powered Toro Rosso F1 car debuts

'The new girl ran super smooth'

'The new girl ran super smooth'

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The best of the Radwood 2 retro car show

The greatest hits of the '80s and '90s.

Radwood 2 took place in Anaheim, California. The show featured manycars from the 1980s and 1990s including ...

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McLaren, Honda confirm F1 divorce, coupling with new partners

McLaren announced Renault partnership today, Honda with Toro Rosso

Everything is as expected.

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A complete visual guide to the cars of the 2017 F1 season

More downforce and more speed mean more excitement. Hopefully.

A new rulebook for Formula 1 in 2017 has led to completely new designs from every constructor taking part in the sport. Here's a look at all of them.

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Watch 10 years of Toro Rosso F1 development in 60 seconds

Scuderia Toro Rosso released this fascinating video showing the evolution of its F1 cars over the past ten years since it hit the grid.

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Rookie F1 driver snags best pass of the year award [w/video]

Toro Rosso rookie Max Verstappen took home a record hat-trick of awards from the FIA Gala this year, including one for his daring 200-mph pass on Felipe Nasr at Spa.

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Toro Rosso switches back to Ferrari F1 power for 2016

Scuderia Toro Rosso has announced a last-minute switch back to Ferrari motivation for the 2016 Formula One World Championship, leaving Renault to supply just two teams next season and Maranello four.

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Race Recap: 2015 US Grand Prix was wet, wild, and historic

Autoblog recaps the 2015 US Grand Prix, won by Lewis Hamilton ahead of Nico Rosberg and Sebastian Vettel. Hamilton's win makes him 2015 World Champion.

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Carlos Sainz cleared after high-speed Russian GP crash [w/videos]

Scuderia Toro Rosso driver Carlos Sainz, Jr. crashed hard in a wet practice session ahead of the Russian Grand Prix this weekend, but has since been cleared to race by the FIA's doctors.

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​2015 Belgian Grand Prix is a return to scheduled programming

Autoblog recaps the 2015 Belgian Grand Prix, a race with a new start procedure, a fantastic pass by a rookie, a late-race blowout, and a commanding performance in front.

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Renault discussing Toro Rosso takeover

Red Bull motorsport advisor Helmut Marko reveals that discussions are currently taking place to have Renault forge a closer relationship with Scuderia Toro Rosso, potentially even leading to a complete buyout.

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Toro Rosso reveals new STR10 at first 2015 F1 test session

Returning to the grid under Renault power and with two rookies at the helm, Scuderia Toro Rosso aims to finish the 2015 Formula One World Championship in fifth place with the new STR10, revealed at the first test session of the season in Spain.

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Toro Rosso confirms Carlos Sainz for 2015 Formula One championship

The last few seats in the big game of musical chairs preceding the 2015 Formula One World Championship are filling up fast, with barely a handful left up for grabs. Now Scuderia Toro Rosso has confirmed its driver lineup for next season with the announcement that Carlos Sainz, Jr., will be driving for the team next season.

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Jean-Eric Vergne loses his ride with Toro Rosso

After Ferrari confirmed its signing of Sebastian Vettel and with McLaren set to announce its lineup any day now, Scuderia Toro Rosso is one of the last teams with a seat open for the 2015 Formula One World Championship. But now, even the answer to that question is coming into focus, as the team's longtime driver Jean-Éric Vergne has confirmed he's leaving.

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Audi rumored to ditch Le Mans, DTM for F1

If you've been scratching your head wondering how – between Audi and Porsche – the Volkswagen Group could possibly support two rival top-tier LMP1 programs at Le Mans and the FIA World Endurance Championship, but stay out of Formula One entirely, you're not alone. In fact, Porsche was said to have been eying an F1 entry if Audi had internally blocked aspirations to return to Le Mans. But according to the latest rumors, it's Audi that's now preparing to shift away from endurance racin

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Max Verstappen has already crashed his first F1 car

Toro Rosso made headlines a couple of weeks ago when it signed Max Verstappen. Born in 1997, Verstappen is just 16, and will be just 17 when he makes his race debut next season, which will make him the youngest driver ever to compete in a F1 grand prix – by a margin of nearly two years, no less, the previously record held by Jaime Alguersuari, also of Toro Rosso, at 19. You imagine, then, that the team has been eager to showcase its young new talent, especially in his home country of Holla

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Max Verstapen to drive for Toro Rosso in 2015

As the 2014 Formula One World Championship returns from its summer break, preparations are beginning for next season with the latest announcement coming from Scuderia Toro Rosso. After having signed on with the Red Bull Junior Team development program earlier this month, Max Verstappen has now been promoted to a race seat for next season with STR.

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Toro Rosso promotes Daniil Kvyat to F1

As the 2013 Formula One World Championship draws to a close, the game of musical chairs that is the off season is gearing up. Ferrari has already poached Kimi Raikkonen, leaving Felipe Massa without a ride and an open seat at Lotus. Mercedes and McLaren are expected to keep the same drivers, but with Mark Webber leaving F1 for Porsche's Le Mans team, Red Bull called up Daniel Ricciardo from Scuderia Toro Rosso, leaving a seat open at the b-squad.

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Scuderia Toro Rosso wants to jump three places with the STR8 [w/video]

Toro Rosso's STR8 Formula One car has gone backward in order to go forward. The team had been trying to optimize a 'double floor' sidepod design for the last couple of seasons but never got it where they wanted it – the team finished eighth in the Constructor's Championship in 2011, ninth in 2012. Chief Designer Luca Furbatto went back to a more traditional sidepod design with the STR8, and additionally worked on areas of weight distribution, redesigning the rear end to be more compact, de

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Ferrari's Montezemolo slams Ecclestone over Vettel overtake investigation

Sebastion Vettel recently celebrated his third Formula One title by driving his Red Bull Racing car through the streets of Graz, Austria, but Ferrari is still caught up in the controversy it stirred up by asserting that Vettel made an illegal pass under yellow at the Brazilian Grand Prix. After Ferrari asked for clarification on the pass, Bernie Ecclestone called the whole issue a "complete joke," and now Luca di Montezemolo, president of Ferrari (shown above), has responded to Ecclestone's comm

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