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2012 Korean Grand Prix Preview – Prancing Horse vs Red Bull

October 11, 2012 11:55 am0 comments
2012 Korean Grand Prix Preview – Prancing Horse vs Red Bull

Formula One is no place for the faint-hearted…less than a week after the flag fell on the Japanese Grand Prix we are racing once again at the Yeongam circuit in South Korea. Sebastian Vettel has an affinity with this circuit having dominated here in 2011, and will be hoping for […]

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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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Lewis Hamilton calls time on Mclaren career

September 30, 2012 1:07 pm0 comments
Lewis Hamilton calls time on Mclaren career

Britain’s Lewis Hamilton ended his fourteen year association with the Mclaren Formula One team today as he announced a new deal to drive for the Mercedes team next season. The 2008 World Champion faces six more races with the Woking-based squad before he turns his back on them and joins […]

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2012 Italian Grand Prix preview – Italy expects

September 6, 2012 5:00 pm1 comment
2012 Italian Grand Prix preview – Italy expects

Ferrari has a wealth of motor racing history. Silverstone, Monaco, Spa and Hockenheim have all fallen before the hooves of the prancing horse; yet one circuit, and now one man, is the lifeblood of this illustrious team. Ascari, Fangio, Hawthorn. Formula One’s adolescent years were in some ways its greatest […]

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The eyes have it! Button roars to victory at Spa

September 3, 2012 6:00 pm0 comments
The eyes have it! Button roars to victory at Spa

And then there were six…Jenson Button shot himself back into World Championship contention today with a dominant display of supremacy at the classic Spa Francorchamps circuit in Belgium. After taking pole position yesterday afternoon, Button led every single lap of the race to score the maximum 25 points on a […]

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Button back on top as Hamilton seethes

September 2, 2012 12:06 pm0 comments
Button back on top as Hamilton seethes

Jenson Button took a vital step towards recovery in his 2012 Formula One World Championship title campaign this afternoon, with a stunning pole position ahead of today’s Belgian Grand Prix. The 2009 World Champion was over three tenths of a second faster than his rivals and claimed his first pole […]

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Clash of the Titans

August 30, 2012 1:00 pm0 comments
Clash of the Titans

Formula One blasts back onto our television screens this weekend with the Belgian Grand Prix at the classic Spa Francorchamps circuit in the Ardennes. The extended, month-long summer break has given the teams and drivers a chance to regroup after the first leg of the season, and with eleven races […]

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Half Term Report – F1 2012

August 4, 2012 4:00 pm0 comments
Half Term Report – F1 2012

With the customary summer break upon us the time is ripe to see exactly who stands where in the 2012 Formula One season. A record-breaking seven winners in the first seven races, a resurgent Ferrari and muted Sebastian Vettel, plus the wildly differing fortunes of British drivers Jenson Button and […]

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