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All Aboard the Merry-go-Round

The driver market is currently providing more entertainment than the racing. It has long been rumoured that Felipe Massa, dropped by Ferrari in favour of the returning Kimi Raikkonen, was on his way to Williams. The team announced the deal … Continue reading

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Waiting for the Final Piece of the Puzzle

If Twitter-world is to be believed an announcement confirming Kimi Raikkonen’s return to Ferrari is imminent. The stories have been swirling around for several weeks now, and yesterday we saw one more piece of the jigsaw fall into place when … Continue reading

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Kimi Holds the Key

The Finnish press are insisting that Kimi Raikkonen, currently enjoying a successful year with Lotus, has agreed terms to return to Ferrari for 2014. Given that he left in not so friendly circumstances to make way for current Maranello star … Continue reading

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Who Goes Where with Webber off to Porsche?

With practice well under way at the Nurburgring, and no sign yet of exploding tyres or drivers throwing in the towel, I’ve opted to reflect on another news item that I missed during the recent absence: Mark Webber’s retirement from … Continue reading

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Tyre Saga Spawns Strike Threat

After a long absence – due mainly to the pressures of work, moving house and going to the pub – I feel it is time to return, as things are getting a little hot under the collar in the F1 … Continue reading

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Sutil In, Razia Out, It’s Musical Chairs in F1!

The third test at Barcelona – the last chance to test before shipping the cars to Australia – is under way, and the talk is of two teams: Force India, where Adrian Sutil has been confirmed as team mate to … Continue reading

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Has Sauber Pulled a Fast One?

With regulations remaining pretty much static between 2012 and 2013 there is little scope for innovation. The big changes, we are told, will come about in 2014 when the new engines make their debut. So far we have seen new … Continue reading

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