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Formula E: A Boost For Motor Racing?

January 20, 2014 3:36 pm0 comments

Formula E is a brand new racing series set to launch later this year. The new series will feature exclusively electric powered single-seater race cars with technology never before seen in the world of motor racing. Formula E’s inaugural season will run from September 2014 through to June 2015 and […]

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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 conquers Germany – F1 German GP

July 10, 2013 6:15 pm0 comments
Vettel conquers Germany – F1 German GP

Sebastian Vettel put to bed two ‘curses’ in his career on Sunday with a finely-judged victory in the German Grand Prix at the Nurburgring. The reigning World Champion had yet to win his home race as he accelerated away from the grid and into an early lead, swamping the slow-starting […]

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Rosberg wins F1 Silverstone stunner

July 2, 2013 2:26 pm0 comments
Rosberg wins F1 Silverstone stunner

In many ways, Silverstone and this year’s British Grand Prix will be remembered as a microcosm of the  2013 Formula One season; whether it’s for Nico Rosberg’s edgy victory, Mark Webber’s struggle against the odds, Fernando Alonso’s podium from the midfield or McLaren’s stunning tactical incompetence. The race was marred […]

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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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F1’s Desert Storm – 2013 Bahrain GP Preview

April 25, 2013 12:03 pm0 comments
F1’s Desert Storm – 2013 Bahrain GP Preview

It was bound to stir up controversy, and it’s no surprise the 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix will take place amidst the same furore and atmosphere of menace it endured twelve months ago. Putting the political situation aside, the racing promises just as much drama, suspense and frustration. With three different […]

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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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