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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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Return to Austria for ten drivers

The Austrian Grand Prix may have been missing from the Formula One calendar since 2003, but for ten drivers it will not be a completely new experience this weekend. For Jenson Button, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikkonen and Felipe Massa it is … 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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2014: Austrian Grand Prix Preview

This weekend will see Austria return to the Formula One calendar for the first time in 11 years. F1 will return to the A1-Ring which has since been rebranded the Red Bull Ring after being taken over by the Austrian … Continue reading

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