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2012 Canadian Grand Prix preview – Montreal madness?

June 5, 2012 1:51 pm0 comments
2012 Canadian Grand Prix preview – Montreal madness?

This weekend Formula One rolls into Montreal at the famous Gilles Villeneuve circuit, scene of F1’s longest ever race in 2011. That weekend Jenson Button weathered the storm to claim his first victory of the season despite enduring a record number of safety car periods, 6 visits to the pitlane […]

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2012 Monaco Grand Prix preview – The ultimate prize

May 22, 2012 7:28 pm0 comments
2012 Monaco Grand Prix preview – The ultimate prize

This weekend Formula One hosts the most glamorous race of the year surrounded by the glamour and glitz of Monte Carlo. This really is the big one; ask any of the 24 drivers which race they would most like to win and it is guaranteed most of them will choose […]

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Venezuela Victorious – Maldonado triumphs in Spanish masterclass

May 14, 2012 5:19 pm0 comments
Venezuela Victorious – Maldonado triumphs in Spanish masterclass

Pastor Maldonado became the first Venezuelan ever to triumph at motorsport’s highest pinnacle yesterday as he silenced his critics with a stunning win at the Spanish Grand Prix. The 27 Year-old absorbed relentless pressure from 2005/2006 World Champion Fernando Alonso to hand his Williams team their first victory in eight […]

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Spanish GP Qualifying – Hamilton pips flying Maldonado

May 12, 2012 8:32 pm1 comment
Spanish GP Qualifying – Hamilton pips flying Maldonado

Lewis Hamilton took his third pole position of the 2012 Formula One season today at the Circuit De Catalunya in Spain. The real story of qualifying, however, was that of Venezuelan hero Pastor Maldonado who pushed Hamilton all the way to snatch 2nd on the grid. After Friday’s free practice […]

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Silver Arrow Storms to Shanghai Supremacy

April 15, 2012 5:14 pm0 comments
Silver Arrow Storms to Shanghai Supremacy

Mercedes GP bagged their first Grand Prix victory in 57 years this afternoon with a stunning performance courtesy of young German, Nico Rosberg. The 26-year old overcame opposition from no less than five current and former World Champions to take his maiden Formula One success only a day after claiming […]

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Shanghai Surprise – Rosberg Steals Hamilton’s Thunder

April 14, 2012 12:46 pm0 comments
Shanghai Surprise – Rosberg Steals Hamilton’s Thunder

Nico Rosberg denied Mclaren’s Lewis Hamilton his third Pole Position at the Shanghai Circuit today in qualifying for Sunday’s Chinese Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver hustled his MGP W03 round the track in overcast conditions to record a laptime of 1:35:121, over half a second clear of early weekend pacesetter […]

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2012 Chinese Grand Prix Preview – Nothing Is Certain

April 13, 2012 12:58 pm1 comment
2012 Chinese Grand Prix Preview – Nothing Is Certain

The overtly ostentatious crowd that is the Formula One Paddock rolls into Shanghai this weekend for Round Three of the 2012 World Championship. After a gripping action-packed start to the season in Australia and Malaysia, the teams and drivers will be going all out to begin a serious campaign for […]

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