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Daniel Ricciardo snatches victory in exciting Hungarian Grand Prix

Daniel Ricciardo has won the Hungarian Grand Prix after overtaking Fernando Alonso late in the race. The Red Bull driver, who started P4 on the grid, was one of five drivers to lead the race but it was his lunge … Continue reading

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We’re halfway there – Hungarian GP quali

With the  twisty, bumpy Hungaroring rewarding good aero balance and bravery under braking over pure speed, the Hungarian GP is a favourite with drivers who like racing. It’s a favourite track for Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton, who has performed disproportionately well at … Continue reading

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2014: Hungarian Grand Prix Preview

Before Formula One heads into its mid-season break there is time for one more race. The Hungarian Grand Prix will be the last race before the summer break which will see the factories going into shutdown for two weeks. Last … Continue reading

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Hot stuff – German GP quali

As pre-quali shots of the Mercedes garage at their home GP showed the hydraulic lines of their cars’ FRIC suspension system capped off, the question buzzing in the paddock air was ‘will the negating of this system reduce the team’s advantage?’. Both … Continue reading

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2014: German Grand Prix Preview

Following Lewis Hamilton’s triumphant victory on home soil, attention turns to Nico Rosberg as Formula One heads to Hockenheim for the German Grand Prix. Rosberg suffered his first retirement of the season at the British Grand Prix as he was … Continue reading

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Rain starts play – British GP quali

With conditions described as ‘changeable’, there was some hope that qualifying for the British GP might throw up some different headlines for this 50th Silverstone GP weekend. Engine woes for Lewis Hamilton cast doubt on his weekend, with extra emphasis … Continue reading

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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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The Austrian GP in Numbers

Statistics from the Austrian GP weekend Total number of laps completed (by driver) Kevin Magnussen 204 Nico Rosberg 188 Romain Grosjean 187 Kimi Raikkonen 182 Lewis Hamilton 180 Felipe Massa 177 Valtteri Bottas 177 Fernando Alonso 176 Sergio Perez 176 … Continue reading

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Rosberg victorious as Red Bull falter at home

Nico Rosberg has extended his lead in the drivers championship following his third win of the season. He beat team-mate Lewis Hamilton, who raced through from ninth, to go 29 points clear at the top of the table. Williams’ driver … Continue reading

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Topsy-turvy time – Austria quali

As the F1 roadshow rolls back into Europe, Mercedes-Benz bring their dominant form into Red Bull’s Austrian backyard. With the season settling into a somewhat predictable pattern, the question remains “who is the best of the rest?”. It has been … Continue reading

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