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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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2012 British GP Review

July 17, 2012 8:14 am0 comments
2012 British GP Review

As the sun sets and the mud finally starts to dry up on another British Grand Prix, you would be forgiven for thinking that, thanks to a thrilling race and perfect weather on race day, a successful weekend was had by all. But not even a few rays of sunshine […]

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The Curious Case of Jenson Button

July 13, 2012 6:13 pm0 comments
The Curious Case of Jenson Button

Is Jenson Button headed in the wrong direction? 18th March 2012 – Jenson Button dominates the Australian Grand Prix to take the lead of the Formula One World Championship, finishing ahead of Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber and Fernando Alonso. 8th July 2012 – Jenson Button struggles to a […]

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Aussie Rules – Last gasp Webber snatches Silverstone glory

July 8, 2012 7:28 pm0 comments
Aussie Rules – Last gasp Webber snatches Silverstone glory

Mark Webber put himself right back in contention for his maiden Formula One World Championship this afternoon with a last-gasp effort to wrest victory in the British Grand Prix from Ferrari hero Fernando Alonso. The Australian capitalised on a strategy mistake by the rival Ferrari team to close down Alonso […]

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Alonso splashes to Silverstone pole

July 7, 2012 5:59 pm0 comments
Alonso splashes to Silverstone pole

Fernando Alonso underlined his credentials as pretender to the 2012 Formula One World Championship this afternoon by securing pole position in a rain-soaked qualifying session for the British Grand Prix. The Spaniard overcame a fifty minute rain shower that saw qualifying halted while stewards and marshals attempted to make the […]

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2012 British Grand Prix Preview – F1 comes home

July 5, 2012 9:00 am0 comments
2012 British Grand Prix Preview – F1 comes home

This is it. This weekend the greatest show on Earth returns to its birthplace at the historic circuit of Silverstone in the rolling English countryside for round nine of the 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship. A fortnight ago Fernando Alonso became the first repeat winner of the season, but he […]

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