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WMSC introduce raft of changes including standing start restarts

The World Motor Sport Council met yesterday and have agreed a number of changes for Formula One in 2015. Amongst the changes, are updates to the Sporting Regulations. For 2015, the number of engines permitted by each driver in a … Continue reading

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Sergio Perez’s Canada penalty to be reviewed

Sergio Perez’s five place grid penalty is to be reviewed, it has been revealed. The Mexican driver, who was handed the penalty following his collision with Felipe Massa at the end of the Canadian Grand Prix, was taken to the … Continue reading

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Stefano Domenicali resigns as Ferrari Team Prinicpal

Stefano Domenicali has resigned as Team Principal for the Ferrari F1 team, it has been confirmed. The resignation, which comes following a disappointing start to their 2014 campaign, will take place with immediate effect. Ferrari have promoted Marco Mattiacci, the … Continue reading

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Gene Haas granted 2015 Formula One entry

The World Motor Sport Council today met in Marrakech to discuss a number of series, including Formula One. Amongst the items on the agenda were a meeting regarding cost cutting with all F1 teams on the 1st May, a study … Continue reading

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Williams unveil new livery and Martini sponsorship

Williams has today confirmed, at a special media event, that Martini are returning to Formula One as their title partner.  Williams and Martini, the world’s leading vermouth and best-selling Italian sparkling wine, announced a multi-year agreement that has created Williams … Continue reading

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Vitaly Petrov joins DTM with Mercedes

Vitaly Petrov will become Russia’s first DTM driver this season, after confirming that he will join Mercedes-Benz. The former Formula One driver, who rose through the single seater ranks before joining Renault in F1 in 2010, tested for Mercedes in Portimão … Continue reading

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New North West 200 race sponsors announced

Milwaukee Power Tools and Pirtek UK will sponsor races at this year’s Vauxhall International North West 200 it has been announced. Milwaukee, who currently sponsor the SMR Yamaha team, is set to become the new sponsor of the Supersport event … Continue reading

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Rob Smedley and Richard Lockwood join Williams

Williams has today confirmed the long anticipated news that Rob Smedley will join the team from Ferrari. He will join Williams in the newly created position of Head of Vehicle Performance, strengthening the trackside team whilst also supporting the development … Continue reading

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Susie Wolff continues as Williams’ development driver

Williams has confirmed that Susie Wolff will continue in her role of development driver for 2014. Her expanded role will see her take to the wheel of the FW36 in two FP1 sessions this season. Wolff joined the team in … Continue reading

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Felipe Nasr joins Williams

Williams has confirmed that Felipe Nasr has joined the team as test and reserve driver for the 2014 season. The Brazilian driver got his first running in the FW36 on the final day of testing in Bahrain, ending the day … Continue reading

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