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Latest Formula 2 news

- Red Bull have ruled out Dan Ticktum to step in the Trident FIA Formula 2 seat, left open following Santino Ferrucci's ban. Trident have confirmed the contract termination of the American driver after receiving a two round ban for a deliberate racing incident on then team-mate Arjun Maini, as well as multiple regulation breaches. Trident are preparing to take the matter to court against Ferr...

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Formula 2 news from Friday, July 20, 2018

- FIA Formula 2 teams have begun testing the updated Dallara F2/2018 after the new cars suffered issues with its clutch and engine in previous races. The series had to start races with a rolling start at the Red Bull Ring and Silverstone after multiple clutch and engine issues have occurred throughout the season. Drivers have found themselves stalling on the grid at the start of races. After Silver...

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Formula 2 news from Thursday, July 19, 2018

- Haas F1 Team want to gather ‘all of the facts’ before deciding on what to do with their junior driver Santino Ferrucci. The American has been handed a two round ban in the FIA Formula 2 championship for causing an deliberate incident on the cool down lap of the sprint race at Silverstone with then Trident team-mate and fellow Haas junior driver, Arjun Maini. He was also fined for not turning u...

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Formula 2 news from Wednesday, July 18, 2018

- Trident have terminated Santino Ferrucci‘s contract with their FIA Formula 2 team, following on from the events at Silverstone. The American was handed a two round ban following multiple incidents over the weekend at Silverstone, which included deliberately colliding into team-mate Arjun Maini on the cool down lap of the sprint race. Ferrucci failed to turn up to the stewards briefing over the i...

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Formula 2 news from Sunday, July 15, 2018

- Nicholas Latifi is ready to run his second free practice session with the Sahara Force India F1 Team at the Hockenheimring next weekend, with the Canadian taking the place of Esteban Ocon for the opening session in Germany. The Canadian FIA Formula 2 championship racer will be competing in his second session with the Silverstone-based team after making his first appearance in his home race at the ...

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Formula 2 news from Saturday, July 14, 2018

- Jack Aitken was left frustrated by his results at his home race at Silverstone as the ART Grand Prix driver failed to score points in either the Feature or Sprint race last weekend. With team-mate George Russell taking two second place finishes and extending his advantage at the top of the FIA Formula 2 Championship standings, Aitken's poor run of results continued, with it being seven consecutive...

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Formula 2 news from Wednesday, July 11, 2018

- Momentum has always been key in any sport or championship, and despite not winning either race at Silverstone last weekend, George Russell is the one with that momentum, pulling out a thirty-seven-point advantage over Lando Norris. Russell started the seventh weekend of the FIA Formula 2 championship season by dominating free practice for his home race and then secured his third consecutive pole p...

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Formula 2 news from Tuesday, July 10, 2018

- Artem Markelov felt he should have taken a podium finish during Sunday's FIA Formula 2 championship Sprint race at Silverstone, only for electronic issues to blight his afternoon and condemn him to a fourth-placed result. The Russian Time driver felt he had the pace to finish inside the top three but found himself hampered when his gearbox went into neutral as he battled with Pertamina Prema Theod...

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- Lando Norris drove superbly during Sunday's Sprint race at Silverstone to minimise the points loss to George Russell as best he could, with the British racer climbing from tenth on the grid to claim the final spot on the podium. After a torrid Saturday, where a stall in the pits ruined his race and left him fighting for what ultimately became tenth position, Norris was on fire on Sunday, passing c...

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