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F1 News From The Nerds - 6th July 22

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Welcome to News from the Nerds, the midweek news show by the FormulaNerds news team – Your essential F1 weekly news digest.Each week we bring you the Top 5 news stories from the past week. This week Abbby & James cover:


A split in Ferrari? It was a mixed weekend at Silverstone for Ferrari as Carlos Sainz won his first Grand Prix. Charles Leclerc was disappointed with his result, which prompted some words from Mattia Binotto. The panel discuss the rumours surrounding some team's personnel reluctance at joining in the celebrations of Sainz's first win.


Red Bull not having it all their way: Red Bull had a bittersweet weekend as Sergio Perez was on the podium but championship leader Max Verstappen suffered a lot of issues during the race. The panel discuss the difference in performance and Red Bull's return to the headlines with a certain 'copycat' car as they head to their home race.


Have rules been flexed? News has it that some teams have flaunted the rules regarding porpoising and could be affected by the FIA's directive. The panel discuss Mercedes' response and their shock admission about the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.


A weekend to learn from: Safety was the biggest takeaway from Silverstone and the panel discuss the incidents involving the life-saving halo and the opinions about sausage kerbs. They also mention the record-breaking numbers of the British Grand Prix and the W Series race.


A view from the paddock: Panellists Abby and Sam were at Silverstone over the weekend and Abby shares their paddock experiences and some exclusive news about Théo Pourchaire.


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