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Horner says Red Bull needs up to 9 engines this season

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leads Ferrari driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany, Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen of Finland, Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany, Williams driver Felipe Massa of Brazil and Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo of Australia during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Sunday, April 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

PARIS (AP) — Red Bull team principal Christian Horner is worried that his drivers will need up to nine engines this season following a complicated start for both Daniel Ricciardo and Daniil Kvyat.

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McLaren faces race against time to improve car for Spain

McLaren driver Fernando Alonso of Spain steers his car during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Sunday, April 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

SAKHIR, Bahrain (AP) — The last time Fernando Alonso won a race was in front of his home fans at the Spanish Grand Prix two years ago.

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Hamilton wins Bahrain GP ahead of Raikkonen and Rosberg

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain leads during the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Sunday, April 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

SAKHIR, Bahrain (AP) — Lewis Hamilton’s bid for a third Formula One title is gathering momentum after another convincing win in Sunday’s Bahrain Grand Prix, while his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg’s status as his main challenger is under threat from a resurgent Ferrarti team.

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Ecclestone says 2016 Azerbaijan Grand Prix going ahead

Chief executive of the Formula One Bernie Ecclestone, left, talks to Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene prior to the start of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Sunday, April 19, 2015. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

SAKHIR, Bahrain (AP) — Formula One commercial chief Bernie Ecclestone says the Azerbaijan Grand Prix will make its debut next season, despite concerns over the country’s human rights record.

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Hamilton posts fastest time in 3rd practice at Bahrain GP

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany, right, signs autographs to spectators  flanked by his teammate Lewis Hamilton of Britain prior to the the third free practice ahead of the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Formula One Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir, Bahrain, Saturday, April 18, 2015. The Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix will take place here on Sunday. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)

SAKHIR, Bahrain (AP) — Defending champion Lewis Hamilton will start the Bahrain Grand Prix from pole position for the first time after clinching his fourth straight pole of the season on Saturday, finishing well ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.

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