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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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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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The Mercedes Conundrum, and What’s Going on at Caterham?

The rumours are flying around thick and fast in F1 land right now: first, Timo Glock’s departure has left a void at Marussia, and now there is speculation that he is about to be replaced by Vitaly Petrov, whose sponsors … Continue reading

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Sahara Force India Announcement Imminent?

There is talk on the internet of Sahara Force India announcing its second driver sometime today (Wednesday). It would be good if they could also announce their first, as Paul di Resta is yet to be confirmed. It is always … Continue reading

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Another Piece of the Jigsaw – Michael Retires

Michael Schumacher has announced his retirement from F1 at the end of the season. The speculation he may drive for Sauber next season, or even more fanciful suggestions he could return to Ferrari, has been put to bed. The Old … Continue reading

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Lewis and Mercedes – It’s On

So the saga is (almost) over; as I write this at half eight in the morning Lewis Hamilton’s move from McLaren to Mercedes Benz is all but confirmed. Has he made a mistake, or is this an inspired move? Anyone … Continue reading

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Will He or Won’t He? The Hamilton Dilemma

It’s the talking point of the moment, the rumour mill’s favourite topic: is Lewis Hamilton going to Mercedes? There’s a short answer to this one: who knows? Clearly, Hamilton’s management team – XIX, a set up better used to pampering … Continue reading

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