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Happy birthday Bernie Ecclestone. The race promoters here in Mexico have decided to celebrate his 86th by pasting Mr. E above FOM's hospitality.

Laurence Edmondson, F1 Editor

A fantastic atmosphere in the stadium section for those who managed to beat their way through the Mexico City traffic in time for FP1. The grandstands used to belong to the Diablos Rojos baseball team but now hosts turns 13, 14 and 15 of the Grand Prix circuit, as well as the occasional concert. Metallica, Paul McCartney and Radiohead are just a few of the artists that have played here.

Laurence Edmondson, F1 Editor

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Kvyat a wanted man.

Toro Rosso sent a message to opposing teams when they re-signed Daniil Kvyat to a year extension, but has this been too harsh on Pierre Gasly.


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