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Sky Exclusive: Vergne Q&A
As it turned out, the Thursday press day at the Japanese GP was not the most propitious time to speak to Jean-Eric Vergne about his future.
Steady start for Verstappen
Max Verstappen was all smiles after becoming F1’s youngest ever driver at the Japanese GP on Friday.
Force India report Toro Rosso
Force India have asked the FIA to review what they believe is ‘new evidence’ showing that Toro Rosso didn’t fully apply Jean-Eric Vergne first five-second time penalty in the Singapore GP.
First proper test for Verstappen
Max Verstappen completed his first proper test in a Formula 1 car on Wednesday, when he took the wheel of a Toro Rosso in Italy.
Vergne: I'm too old for STR
Jean-Eric Vergne bears Red Bull no ill feeling for the decision to hand his Toro Rosso seat to Max Verstappen, the young Frenchman instead joking that he’s “too old” for their junior team.
Verstappen makes F1 history
Max Verstappen will replace Jean-Eric Vergne at Toro Rosso from the start of next season, it was revealed on Monday, making him the youngest driver in F1 history.
Tost wants better reliability
Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost has identified reliability as the area his team have to improve upon during the second half of the 2014 campaign.
Massa top at Silverstone
Felipe Massa's Williams was fastest on Day One of Formula 1's latest in-season test at Silverstone on Tuesday.
Grid penalty for Vergne
Jean-Eric Vergne has been handed a ten-place grid penalty at the Spanish GP and his Toro Rosso team fined after his STR9 car lost a wheel during Practice Two at Barcelona.
Renault: We're making steps
Renault's Rob White says "several steps forward" have been made in attempts to fix its power unit but accepts it is still "some weeks" behind schedule.
Toro Rosso: Mystery awaits
Toro Rosso have admitted that predicting next week's return to testing action in Bahrain is "complete mystery" after the events of Jerez.
It's a big year for Vergne
Never mind the fickle finger of fate, what about fashion? If appearances are anything to go by then Jean-Eric Vergne looks like a man who probably knows a thing or two about what's hip and happening and what isn't.
Toro Rosso reveal the STR9
Toro Rosso revealed their 2014 challenger - the STR9 - in the Jerez pit-lane on Monday evening ahead of the first pre-season test.
Toro Rosso to launch on Jan 27
Toro Rosso will unveil their all-new STR9, the team's first Renault-powered car, at Jerez the day before winter testing gets underway.
FIA reveal driver numbers
The FIA have revealed the driver numbers for the 2014 season with Lewis Hamilton choosing '44' and World Champion Sebastian Vettel to be badged as number '1' having requested '5' for the duration of his career.
Vergne: Snub made me stronger
Jean-Eric Vergne has spoken of the "big disappointment" he went through in losing out to Daniel Ricciardo for a 2014 Red Bull seat, but believes he has emerged from the experience a better driver.
Kvyat and Vergne to test
Toro Rosso will run both of their 2014 race drivers, Jean-Eric Vergne and newcomer Daniil Kvyat, in the Pirelli tyre test in Bahrain next week.
Toro Rosso appoint Kvyat
In a shock announcement, Toro Rosso have confirmed that Russian rookie Daniil Kvyat will drive alongside Jean-Eric Vergne for the 2014 season.
Tost: 'Toro Rosso in no rush'
Toro Rosso boss Franz Tost says the team have "no need to rush" a decision on who will replace the Red Bull-bound Daniel Ricciardo in 2014.
Tost says Vergne will stay
Franz Tost has insisted that Jean-Eric Vergne will remain a Toro Rosso driver in 2014.