In the round-up: Manor may keep their place on the grid for 2017 after a bid was made to save the team.
Notable posts from Twitter, Instagram and more:
— Stoffel Vandoorne (@svandoorne) January 16, 2017
— Martin Brundle (@MBrundleF1) January 16, 2017
— Fritz-Dieter Rencken (@RacingLines) January 16, 2017
Other thought on today's driver news: F1 doesn't have the sponsors to take a punt on a thrilling new talent – £'s or tried and tested
— Ben Evans (@bencommentator) January 16, 2017
Houston we have a problem…. pic.twitter.com/ZmLHfw0n9T
— Romain Grosjean (@RGrosjean) January 16, 2017
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Happy birthday to Ads21, Bev, Gabal and Gerdoner!
On this day in F1
Damon Hill’s first test in his new Arrows did not go well on this day 20 years ago – he managed just a single lap in the Yamaha-powered car.