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Vettel wins F1 Italian Grand Prix to extend title lead

September 9, 2013 1:53 pm0 comments
Vettel wins F1 Italian Grand Prix to extend title lead

Sebastian Vettel romped to victory in Sunday’s Italian Grand Prix at Monza to extend his championship lead to 53 points, overcoming gearbox maladies that also blighted team mate Mark Webber’s race. The Red Bull duo, starting from the front row, finished 1st and 3rd to sandwich the Ferrari favourite Fernando […]

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Vettel wins tragedy-hit Canadian Grand Prix

June 10, 2013 1:09 pm0 comments
Vettel wins tragedy-hit Canadian Grand Prix

World Champion Sebastian Vettel drove a textbook race in Montreal yesterday afternoon to add the Canadian Grand Prix to his burgeoning CV. The North American event has eluded the German, with his 2011 defeat in the rain at the hands of McLaren’s Jenson Button all too raw in the memory. […]

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Monaco Grand Prix – Rosberg All The Way

May 27, 2013 2:02 pm0 comments
Monaco Grand Prix – Rosberg All The Way

Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg wrapped up a triumphant weekend on Sunday afternoon by taking an overwhelming victory in the Monaco Grand Prix. The German topped every session of the event and made use of his local knowledge (having grown up and lived in the principality most of his life) to take […]

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Matador slays the bull – Alonso wins Spanish GP

May 17, 2013 2:20 pm0 comments
Matador slays the bull – Alonso wins Spanish GP

Already a living legend in sporting circles, Fernando Alonso took another step into history books this afternoon, with his 33rd career victory in front of a fanatical and adoring home crowd. Over 120,000 people packed into the Circuit De Catalunya to watch their hero do battle with Kimi Raikkonen and […]

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F1 Teams Unveil 2013 Cars

February 16, 2013 6:42 pm0 comments
F1 Teams Unveil 2013 Cars

So, it’ that time of year again. Formula 1 fans have spent the last two and a half months doing anything they can to replace the adrenaline-fuelled excitement that comes with watching a Grand Prix but, just like every other off-season, nothing compares. But, at last, there is a light at […]

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2012 Formula One season – the ultimate review

December 6, 2012 6:00 pm0 comments
2012 Formula One season – the ultimate review

The 2012 Formula One season gave us eight different Grand Prix winners driving for six different teams, and a season long duel for the title crown between Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel. How will the season be remembered? In this feature, we pick the best, most memorable and worst moments […]

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Return of the Iceman

November 5, 2012 2:00 pm0 comments
Return of the Iceman

Who says racing drivers need to be highly-strung? Laid-back, hard-partying, hard-driving Kimi ‘The Iceman’ Raikkonen proved the theory wrong with a dumbfounding victory at the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix on Sunday. The Finn, who won the 2007 World Championship, inherited the lead after yet another Mclaren mechanical failure […]

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One up, one down – Mclaren rule Abu Dhabi

November 3, 2012 5:25 pm1 comment
One up, one down – Mclaren rule Abu Dhabi

Formula One is never straightforward; Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel may be the title candidates of the 2012 season but that didn’t stop Lewis Hamilton and others getting in on the action at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. The 2008 World Champion blitzed the Yas Marina circuit in the desert […]

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