Tag Archives: Fernando Alonso

Ferrari 2015: Alonso out, Vettel in

Formula One’s worst kept secret has finally been confirmed: Fernando Alonso is leaving Ferrari. In his place, four time World Champion Sebastian Vettel will partner Kimi Raikkonen for Ferrari’s 2015 campaign. The team announced in a statement that a three … Continue reading

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2014: Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Preview – the final showdown

After 19 races it has come down to Lewis Hamilton versus Nico Rosberg for the 2014 Formula One World Championship. Mercedes have been a dominant force all year winning all but three races and wrapping up the constructors championship in … Continue reading

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The penultimate countdown – Brazilian GP quali

Toto Wolff’s comments last year about one team dominating a season being boring have come back to bite him with a vengeance, with Mercedes already polishing the 2014 Constructor’s Championship trophy and Hamilton or Rosberg at the top of pretty much … Continue reading

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Five in a row for Lewis Hamilton

Lewis Hamilton has made it five victories in a row after beating team-mate Nico Rosberg to the chequered flag. The result gave Hamilton another decisive step towards the 2014 world championship which he now leads by 22 points. Rosberg lined … Continue reading

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Go west – USA GP quali

There’s an irony in the F1 arriving in the home of unfettered commercialism and enterprise amidst an escalating row about the cost of the sport and financing. With two teams already ‘excused’ from the weekend’s activities due to financial issues, there … Continue reading

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Mercedes clinch championship with Russian 1-2

In a season of domination, Mercedes championship winning race was an inevitability. Going into the Russian Grand Prix the Silver Arrows team just needed 25 points to clinch the constructors championship with three races remaining. And with yet another 1-2 … Continue reading

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Lewis Hamilton takes inaugural Russian GP pole

A bright sunny day greeted drivers at the qualifying session for the inaugural Russian Grand Prix. 21 drivers took to the track for Q1, with Marussia choosing not to run another driver in Jules Bianchi’s car. Instead they have set … Continue reading

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