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Sebastian Vettel: Charles Leclerc will put me under pressure all season

Sebastian Vettel says his new Ferrari team-mate Charles Leclerc will push him hard throughout this season.
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Ferrari explains keeping Leclerc behind Vettel in F1 Australian GP

Ferrari told Charles Leclerc to stay behind Sebastian Vettel in Formula 1's season-opening Australian Grand Prix because there was "no reason" to take a risk fighting over fourth place
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Vettel, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Autosport


Leclerc: I did a 'very bad job' in first F1 Q3 session for Ferrari

Charles Leclerc says he did a "very bad job" in his first qualifying session with the Ferrari Formula 1 team ahead of the Australian Grand Prix
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari Formula, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Autosport


Balance & Control: Brembo Gets Set For 2019 Formula 1 Championship

Brakes are a funny thing. If you think about it, cars, especially performance cars, are about going, not stopping. But brakes actually help you go faster, not just slow you down. Brembo, the Italian brake component manufacturer has known this since day one, and they have been up to some interesting wizardry lately. That wizardry we will see in action when the 2019 Formula 1 season kicks off with the Australian Grand Prix on Sunday. The Science of Stopping Brakes help you go faster like this: T...
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Charles Leclerc's job is to get Ferrari F1 priority over Vettel

Charles Leclerc says his job in 2019 will be to change who Ferrari favours in the "50-50" situations that four-time Formula 1 champion Sebastian Vettel will initially be prioritised in
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Charles Leclerc, Autosport


Charles Leclerc: Ferrari give youth a chance with rising star of Formula 1

Ferrari have broken from their practice of signing experienced drivers with the 21-year-old tipped to become a future world champion.
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Formula 1 2019: Ferrari's Charles Leclerc on his dying father's wish

Just before new Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc's father died in June 2017, his son told him a little white lie.
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Would you lie to your dying father about getting your dream job?

Just before new Ferrari driver Charles Leclerc's father died in June 2017, his son told him a little white lie.
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Ross Brawn would be 'surprised' if Leclerc beat Vettel at Ferrari

Ross Brawn believes Charles Leclerc is unlikely to be able to beat his Ferrari Formula 1 team-mate Sebastian Vettel in their first season togethe
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Vettel, Ferrari Formula, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Ross Brawn, Autosport


Time has come for Vettel to deliver F1 success for Ferrari

PARIS (AP) — After collapsing under pressure in the past two seasons, this may be Sebastian Vettel’s last chance to show he can deliver a long-awaited Formula One title for Ferrari. Otherwise the Italian team may throw its backing behind the young and ambitious Charles Leclerc , touted as F1’s next big star along with […]
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Vettel stalls after setting fastest lap to conclude F1 tests

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time for the Formula One preseason as testing concluded on Friday. Vettel’s lap of 1 minute, 16.221 seconds around the Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit beat Ferrari teammate Charles Leclerc’s pace-setting time from the previous day. But Ferrari was left with doubts entering the season after an electrical issue […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Charles Leclerc, MONTMELO Spain, Barcelona Catalunya Circuit


Charles Leclerc free to fight Ferrari F1 team-mate Sebastian Vettel

Ferrari Formula 1 team boss Mattia Binotto has moved to clarify that newcomer Charles Leclerc will be "free to fight" team-mate Sebastian Vettel in 2019
Tags: Sport, F1, Sebastian Vettel, Ferrari Formula, Charles Leclerc, Autosport, Mattia Binotto


Gasly: Ferrari's F1 test pace out of reach for Red Bull

Red Bull Formula 1 driver Pierre Gasly says that Charles Leclerc's pace for Ferrari was out of reach for him on the penultimate day of pre-season testing in Barcelona.
Tags: Sport, F1, Ferrari, Pierre Gasly, Red Bull Formula, Charles Leclerc, Autosport


Video: Why Ferrari can go even faster in 2019 Barcelona F1 testing

Every Formula 1 team set its fastest time of 2019 pre-season testing so far on the penultimate day of the final test, with Ferrari's Charles Leclerc setting the fastest lap
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F1 testing 2019: Ferrari and Haas both hit by exhaust problems

Ferrari exhaust problems caused Charles Leclerc's on-track stoppage and the delay to Haas driver Romain Grosjean's running on the penultimate day of Formula 1 pre-season testing
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Ferrari’s Leclerc sets fastest time of F1 preseason tests

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Ferrari newcomer Charles Leclerc set the fastest lap time so far in Formula One preseason testing in northeastern Spain on Thursday. His lap of 1 minute, 16.231 seconds was only 0.05 seconds short of the track record for the Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit set by Lewis Hamilton in qualifying for last season’s Spanish […]
Tags: News, Sports, Spain, Lewis Hamilton, Ferrari, Auto Racing, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, MONTMELO Spain, Barcelona Catalunya Circuit


Ferrari's Leclerc impresses as Red Bull's Gasly crashes in testing

Ferrari's Charles Leclerc sets the fastest time of the winter as Pierre Gasly crashes his Red Bull on the penultimate day of testing.
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F1 testing report: Leclerc keeps Ferrari on top, Gasly in big crash

Charles Leclerc's morning benchmark stood unbeaten on the penultimate day of Formula 1's second pre-season test at Barcelona, as a hefty Pierre Gasly crash halted Red Bull's running
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Red Bull, Pierre Gasly, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Autosport, Gasly


Charles Leclerc says Ferrari isn't flat-out in 2019 F1 testing

Charles Leclerc says Ferrari is still not running "flat out" despite having set the quickest time of 2019 Formula 1 pre-season testing so far on Thursday
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F1 testing: Leclerc tops Thursday morning, betters best testing lap

Ferrari bounced back as Charles Leclerc topped the morning session of the penultimate day of 2019 Formula 1 pre-season testing at Barcelona, as teams largely focused on performance runs
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Autosport


Who's driving when in Formula 1 pre-season testing week two

Ferrari will split the driving duties of Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc for the final Formula 1 pre-season test, with both drivers appearing on each day at Barcelona this week
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Charles Leclerc, Autosport


Leclerc: Ferrari F1 driver problem with Vettel would be 'good sign'

Charles Leclerc says it will be a "good sign" if he can give Ferrari a problem of managing any 2019 Formula 1 success he achieves alongside Sebastian Vettel
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Leclerc: Ferrari's F1 rivals are 'sandbagging' in testing

Charles Leclerc believes Ferrari's Formula 1 rivals have been "sandbagging" in pre-season testing at Barcelona
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Ferrari "a bit ahead" of Mercedes right now - Bottas

Ferrari's new SF90 has reliably featured at the top end of the timesheets throughout the first week of the Barcelona test, as Sebastian Vettel headed the opening day and Charles Leclerc went quickest on the second. In addition to the usual testing caveats over engine power and fuel load, Ferrari's performances have been flattered by the fact reigning champion Mercedes has left it late in the week to run the softer compounds. But after Lewis Hamilton said on Wednesday that the Italian c...
Tags: News, Barcelona, Lewis Hamilton, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Mercedes, Motor Racing, Bottas, Charles Leclerc


Lewis Hamilton: Unfair to expect Charles Leclerc F1 title bid

Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton says it would be "unfair" to put the expectation of a title challenge on Charles Leclerc in his first season at Ferrari
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Hamilton expects stronger challenge from Ferrari in 2019

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Ferrari’s early dominance in Formula One preseason testing has caught Lewis Hamilton’s attention. Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc have been among the fastest drivers in the first week of testing in Spain, with the Mercedes of Lewis Hamilton and Valtteri Bottas unable to keep pace. Daniil Kvyat, back in F1 after […]
Tags: News, Sports, Spain, Lewis Hamilton, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Auto Racing, Hamilton, Daniil Kvyat, Valtteri Bottas, Charles Leclerc, MONTMELO Spain


Barcelona F1 test report: Leclerc leads Norris, Gasly crashes

Charles Leclerc topped the second day of Formula 1 testing at Barcelona, while Red Bull's latest signing Pierre Gasly crashed in the afternoon session
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, F1, Red Bull, Pierre Gasly, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Autosport, Norris Gasly


F1 testing: Leclerc fastest for Ferrari in Barcelona

Charles Leclerc puts Ferrari on top for the second day in a row at the start of pre-season testing in Spain.
Tags: News, Barcelona, Ferrari, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc


Leclerc could finish ahead of Vettel at Ferrari - Rosberg

Nico Rosberg says that Charles Leclerc could prove a real threat to Ferrari teammate Sebastian Vettel this upcoming season
Tags: News, Nico Rosberg, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Motor Racing, Vettel, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, Ferrari Rosberg


Leclerc impresses for Ferrari on 2nd day of F1 preseason

MONTMELO, Spain (AP) — Charles Leclerc is already showing why four-time world champion Sebastian Vettel considers him a “full rival” for being considered Ferrari’s top driver. The 21-year-old Leclerc put in the fastest time and clocked a session-high 157 laps on the second day of Formula One preseason testing on Tuesday. Vettel set the pace […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ferrari, Sebastian Vettel, Auto Racing, Leclerc, Charles Leclerc, MONTMELO Spain