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Live: Hungary 2014 extended weekend coverage

  • 20:10

    Williams are bringing aero updates to Hungary with the aim of continuing their run of podium finishes. The characteristics of the Hungaroring don't necessarily suit the FW36 so the team are keen give it their drivers the best possible chance.

    Bottas, presumably relived not to have to surrender his chassis during first practice this time out, is keeping his expectations in check, "We know it’s not the best circuit for our car but we are working on getting more grip in the corners and we have some upgrades that should help as well."

    Rob Smedley, Williams's performance chief described the thinking behind the updates.

    "We identified what sort of improvement we would need to make to keep it competitive in Budapest and up to now we have met all the development targets that we are going to get on the car.

    "They will be very specific for Budapest, so I believe that we will go there and be able to maintain a decent pace in the car."

  • 19:48

    TweetTweet from @andrewbensonf1: Germany's Sport Bild reporting that Mercedes want Vettel alongside Rosberg in 2016. Sport Bild also quote Helmut Marko saying McLaren have also made Vettel a "cheeky high offer".

    You can read the whole thing on the Sport Bild website.

  • 19:36
  • 19:30

    Talking of the championship leaders and injuries, Mercedes will be paying close attention to Lewis Hamilton this weekend, as the Brit has revealed there were some lingering effects after his crash in Germany. "My knees are no problem but my back and my neck has been the issue really."

    Hamilton, who is now 14 points behind teammate Nico Rosberg in the fight for the 2014 title, explained on Monday that he intended to have physiotherapy and work on improving the neck during the week.

  • 19:25

    Mercedes are up for a fight this weekend, but Toto Wolff has already been in the wars, The Executive Director found himself in need of medical attention after a bicycle accident. Anyone who has pondered Wolff's relationship to The Terminator will be convinced by the x-rays shared online.

  • 19:20
    The last Thomann AG trucks are unloaded
    Credit: Twitter/OfficialSF1Team

    @OfficialSF1Team Hello from @HungaroringF1 The last #ThomannAG trucks are unloaded and we are ready for the #HungaryGP

  • 19:19

    Unlike Hockenheim, the Hungaroring is a constant on the F1 calendar, not always providing the best racing. Nevertheless, if you want to know more about the track, expected weather conditions or who has gone well here in the past, the race information has all that and more.

  • 19:16

    After the last race, we're official halfway through the season, and it's clear that the Mercedes domination is not going to be broken any time soon. But that's not to say they aren't being reigned in just a little. The Williams team continued to show well at Hockenheim, and Red Bull remain there or thereabouts.

  • 19:12

    Hello, welcome, make yourselves at home. This is the logbook for the final race ahead of F1's summer break. We're less than a week on from the German Grand Prix action but we already have to put that behind us and turn all our focus on the Hungaroring.