In the round-up: Jolyon Palmer explains how his sudden departure from Renault came about.
Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and more:
Sahara Force India statement. pic.twitter.com/krsOZUiCKc
— Sahara Force India (@ForceIndiaF1) October 8, 2017
— Renault Sport F1 (@RenaultSportF1) October 8, 2017
YESSS!! WE DID IT!!
GP3 Series CHAMPION 2017!!! 🏆 pic.twitter.com/uNnnaIALFt
— George Russell (@GeorgeRussell63) October 8, 2017
Ever wondered about how much weight running on the marbles after Qualifying adds? This one 90’s Goodyear slick is 1.5KGs heavier than usual pic.twitter.com/qTeJL7nxpW
— Caterham F1.co.uk (@KevTs) October 8, 2017
Really emotional day after nearly 17 years I'm leaving Renault Sport F1 Team Great People…. Great Times…. pic.twitter.com/HpxHe7EdzI
— Geoff Simmonds (@GSimmo66) October 8, 2017
Nice one, Twitter. Massive F1 spoiler in the trends bar. Although I guess any social media is pretty dangerous if you're worried about that.
— Chris Pickering (@Chris_Pickering) October 8, 2017
Do I care the championship is over? Not while I can watch F1 cars charge round Suzuka in the sunshine.
— f1bastard (@f1bastard) October 8, 2017
Marko told us Gaslys start at Austin is not sure yet. "Winning Japanese Super Formula is important for Honda." No info on replacement. #AMuS
— Tobi Grüner 🏁 (@tgruener) October 8, 2017
— Ana G (@MotorsportsAna) October 8, 2017
For some reason Ferrari decided to hold VET media time behind garage. Only a few Networks were told. Then Seb left leaving most with nothing
— Will Buxton (@thebuxtonblog) October 8, 2017
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Happy birthday to Toby and Jean!
On this day in F1
- Jody Scheckter gave Wolf their last win in F1’s final race at Mosport 40 years ago today