Month: April 2016


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Vandoorne: Tyres the key difference between F1 and Super Formula

Stoffel Vandoorne, a recent debutant in both Formula 1 and Japanese series Super Formula, says the biggest difference between the two categories lies in the tyres. The reigning GP2 champion, Vandoorne scored a point on his F1 debut in Bahrain as he subbed for the injured Fernando Alonso at McLaren, before ascending the Suzuka podium […]

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Stoffel Vandoorne claims podium finish on Super Formula debut

McLaren Formula 1 reserve driver Stoffel Vandoorne claimed a podium finish on his debut in the Japanese Super Formula series at Suzuka. The reigning GP2 champion, who finished in the points on his F1 debut with McLaren standing in for Fernando Alonso in the Bahrain Grand Prix earlier this month, claimed third place for the […]

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Stoffel Vandoorne on track.

Vandoorne: I showed McLaren what I’m capable of

Stoffel Vandoorne believes he showed the McLaren team what he is capable of with his point-scoring debut in the Bahrain Grand Prix. The Belgian got a last-minute call to replace Fernando Alonso this weekend after the Spaniard was not cleared to drive following his crash in Melbourne. Vandoorne outqualified teammate Jenson Button and went on […]

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