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Chinese F1 Grand Prix Preview – Why Mercedes can win

April 15, 2013 2:05 pm0 comments
Chinese F1 Grand Prix Preview – Why Mercedes can win

12 months ago, Formula One welcomed Mercedes, ‘The Silver Arrows’, back to the top step of the F1 Grand Prix podium as Nico Rosberg secured the first victory for the historic marque in over half a century. As F1 2013 rolls into Shanghai for the tenth year in a row, […]

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F1 Malaysian GP And The Descent Into Controversy

March 25, 2013 6:12 pm0 comments
F1 Malaysian GP And The Descent Into Controversy

Sebastian Vettel took the laurels yesterday in an action-packed, F1 Malaysian GP that descended into controversy, during a fraught final 15 laps. The race began in damp conditions after a light shower hit the circuit 90 minutes before the start and, as expected, Vettel duly led the way from pole. […]

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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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2012 Japanese Grand Prix Preview – Big in Japan

October 3, 2012 6:06 pm0 comments
2012 Japanese Grand Prix Preview – Big in Japan

The awe-inspiring Suzuka circuit lies in wait this weekend as Formula One continues its far eastern odyssey with the Japanese Grand Prix. Steeped in motor racing folklore, the Suzuka track boasts the sweeping Senna ‘S’ curves, the tricky Degner one and two corners and the frightening 130R forty degree left […]

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2012 Singapore Grand Prix preview – Mclaren again?

September 23, 2012 5:50 pm0 comments
2012 Singapore Grand Prix preview – Mclaren again?

Formula One races this weekend under the bright lights of the Marina Bay street circuit in Singapore – the only night race on the F1 calendar. The event will be a slightly saddened affair after the death earlier this week of F1 doctor Professor Sid Watkins who pioneered many of the […]

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Hamilton, Maldonado, Vettel – Game On!

September 22, 2012 4:11 pm0 comments
Hamilton, Maldonado, Vettel – Game On!

A spectacular floodlit qualifying session ahead of tomorrow’s Singapore Grand Prix was dominated by Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel as they went head-to-head for that all-important pole position in the colossal struggle for the 2012 world championship crown. Vettel topped Friday’s practice sessions and was fastest on Saturday morning, and […]

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