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Thoughts on the New Regulations – and some other stuff

The new season is upon us; we’ve had two races – neither of them great, but equally so neither of them devoid of interest – and a flurry of press outrage about the quiet nature of the engines. What nonsense; … Continue reading

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Maldonado Signs for Lotus: What Comes Next?

The news, released shortly after yesterday’s post, that Pastor Maldonado has secured the second Lotus seat alongside Romain Grosjean came as no surprise to anyone. Now that we have one less driver in this expensive game of musical chairs we … Continue reading

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Now the Real Silly Season Begins

Sebastian Vettel closed the V8-era with nine consecutive wins, an all time record: a record that, for odd reasons, has been met with some indifference. Four titles on the trot, total domination of the field, an absolutely imperious second half … Continue reading

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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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