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8hLaurence Edmondson

Raikkonen returns

8hLaurence Edmondson

Raikkonen returns

The Final Stint looks at the main talking points from the Bahrain Grand Prix, including the return of Raikkonen, the prospect of a rules revolution in 2017 and the story behind the sparks.

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13hLaurence Edmondson

Pressure on Renault to bring updated power unit to Spain

Red Bull boss Christian Horner says engine-supplier Renault cannot afford to keep having engine failures this season and is putting pressure on the French manufacturer to rush through an update.

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1dLaurence Edmondson

Mercedes explains brake-by-wire failures

Set-up changes to the cars of Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg aimed at making the Mercedes competitive against Ferrari contributed to the brake problems both cars faced during the Bahrain GP.

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1dLaurence Edmondson

'Kimi is back' - Arrivabene

Maurizio Arrivabene says Kimi Raikkonen's second-place finish at the Bahrain Grand Prix is proof the Ferrari driver is back at his best.

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16hKate Walker

The battle for ninth

The Bahrain International Circuit offered another great race on Sunday, it's just a shame fans were not able to watch some of the most important parts, writes Kate Walker

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1dLaurence Edmondson

Button tweets his way through the Bahrain GP

After his car failed to leave the garage for Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix, McLaren driver Jenson Button decided to tweet his way through the race instead.

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1dLaurence Edmondson

F1 closing on 1000bhp future

F1 power will be upped to 1000bhp as Bernie Ecclestone agrees with teams to stick with current V6 hybrid engines.

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2dNate Saunders

Raikkonen: 'I could have pushed more'

Finn qualified fourth but admits he did not capitalise on the amount of grip available at the end of Q3.

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2dLaurence Edmondson in Sakhir

Vettel sets sights on victory

Four-time world champion agrees with Hamilton's statement that Ferrari will be difficult to beat in Bahrain Grand Prix.

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2dLaurence Edmondson

Button takes positives from 'tough' weekend

Jenson Button is taking positives from the improvement in performance McLaren has experienced this weekend in Bahrain despite qualifying at the back of the grid.

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1dKate Walker

Leading by example

Kate Walker compares the quality of facilities at F1's different tracks and the lessons some circuits could learn from others

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3dLaurence Edmondson

Ricciardo has Williams in his sights

Daniel Ricciardo more confident on low fuel than high fuel but hopes to take the fight to Williams.

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