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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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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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2014: Japanese Grand Prix Preview

In Singapore two weeks ago the championship was turned on its head. Lewis Hamilton was trailing team-mate Nico Rosberg by 27 points after Belgium and now he leads by three points after Rosberg’s car was compromised by a “substance contamination” … Continue reading

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Because the night – Singapore quali

With off-track attention on the Mercedes-Benz inter-team rivalry, radio message bans and blown engines, it must have been a relief for the drivers to apply their concentration to piloting their machinery around the floodlit challenge that is the Marina Bay … Continue reading

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Lewis Hamilton returns to top step in Italy

Lewis Hamilton has won the Italian Grand Prix, finishing ahead of team-mate Nico Rosberg and Williams driver Felipe Massa. Massa started the day with the announcement that he was being retained by Williams for another season (along with Valtteri Bottas) and … Continue reading

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Daniel Ricciardo on top at Belgian Grand Prix

Daniel Ricciardo has picked up where he left off after winning the Belgian Grand Prix. The Australian driver – who started fifth – raced to his third victory of the season following a win at the Hungarian Grand Prix before … Continue reading

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