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2014: United States Grand Prix Preview

Formula One is back after a three week break and it’s time for a trip to the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) for the third time. Held for the first time in 2012, the race has been won by both … Continue reading

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2014: Russian Grand Prix Preview

From the familiarity of Suzuka, teams have travelled to Russia for a new race at the Sochi Autodrom track, another designed by Hermann Tilke. With 18 corners, Sochi is a step into the unknown – as is the case with … Continue reading

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Lotus confirm Mercedes switch for 2015

Lotus has today confirmed that the team will run Mercedes engines from 2015 onwards. With the team having evolved from the Renault F1 team – with whom Fernando Alonso won both of his world championships – the news marks the … Continue reading

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2014: The Japanese Grand Prix in Numbers

Statistics from the Japanese GP weekend Total number of laps completed (by driver) Kevin Magnussen 130 Jenson Button 129 Daniil Kvyat 126 Nico Rosberg 125 Valtteri Bottas 125 Romain Grosjean 124 Lewis Hamilton 121 Adrian Sutil 118 Pastor Maldonado 117 … Continue reading

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Ferrari’s points streak comes to an end

Ferrari’s record breaking string of consecutive points finishes has come to an end. Their run of 81 races beat the previous record – set by McLaren in 2013 – of 64 races with at least one car scoring points at … Continue reading

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Bittersweet victory for Lewis Hamilton in Japan

Lewis Hamilton has won the Japanese Grand Prix and in doing so has stretched his championship advantage to 10 points. The race was overshadowed, however, by a serious accident involving Marussia’s Jules Bianchi. In the closing stages of the race, … Continue reading

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Fernando Alonso set for pastures old?

Speculation that Fernando Alonso and Ferrari could be about to go their separate ways has reached fever pitch. The whisperings which have been swarming for a number of months are becoming louder with Autosport reporting that an announcement is not … Continue reading

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