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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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A Talent Too Good to Waste

It’s been a while since I posted on here; no particular reason, although it has to be said the second half of the season has not proven as varied or interesting as the first. No disrespect to the sheer excellence … 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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Testing, Testing, 1, 2, 3……

Jerez awoke to the sound of F1 engines this morning as the first test gets underway. The Caterham and Marussia teams presented their new cars, too, the former being extremely ugly, the latter rather neat. Taking to the track today … Continue reading

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More 2013 Cars Unveiled

McLaren, Ferrari and Force India have joined Lotus in presenting their 2013 cars to the press. Unsurprisingly, they all look quite similar to last year’s, but have hidden stepped-noses. The McLaren was revealed at the McLaren Technology Centre after a … Continue reading

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Vettel Hat Trick

So the season is over, and we congratulate the youngest triple world champion in the history of the sport. Sebastian Vettel made it three on the trot with a hectic if brilliant drive in Brazil, with rival Fernando Alonso giving … Continue reading

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