Open Wheelin’ Blog: Seismic Shakeup; Will Vettel’s Move to Ferrari Mirror Michael Schumacher’s?

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GAINESVILLE, Fla. — Blog by Race Chaser Online Open Wheel Correspondent Joel Sebastianelli — Mark Thompson/Getty Images AsiaPac photo — At the scheduled start time for Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix, the city of Suzuka will be slammed with Super Typhoon Phanfone, threatening safety around the nation with winds of 150mph and threatening the race with the promise of torrential rain and winds …

F1: Max Verstappen Completes First Official Formula One Test for Toro Rosso

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ADRIA, ROVIGO, Italy – official release — Red Bull photo — After trying a Formula One car for the first time a few weeks back during a promotional show run in Rotterdam, Max Verstappen had his first proper test at the wheel of an F-1 car on Wednesday. The 16-year-old Dutchman, who will race alongside Daniil Kvyat next year for Scuderia …

MOTOGP: Honda Racing Expands Partnership with Red Bull

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AALST, Belgium – official release — Honda photo — Honda Racing Corporation’s partnership with energy drink giant Red Bull reached a new level with an agreement on Wednesday. After nine years of cooperation with the Repsol Honda MotoGP Team and its riders – starting with Nicky Hayden and Dani Pedrosa in 2006 – starting next season the Red Bull logo will …