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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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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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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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The Lotus Position

Romain Grosjean and the Lotus E21 set the fastest time of the Jerez test so far on the second day, a lap of 1:18.218 on the softer of the Pirelli tyres. The Frenchman declared the car to be an ‘all-round … Continue reading

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McLaren on the Button

The first day of practice ended with Jenson Button returning to the track after a fuel pump failure in the McLaren MP4-28 and topping the times almost a second quicker than Mark Webber’s Red Bull RB9. It is not a … Continue reading

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Who Will Win in Texas? Have Your Say!

So, we have a new track in a new-to-F1 city: who do you reckon will win? In the early part of the season it was impossible to pick a winner, but the momentum has been with Sebastian Vettel and Red … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Indian GP

If you’re waiting for the highlights show, look away. The Indian Grand Prix was by no means a classic, that’s for sure, and doubtless the chat rooms will be awash with complaints about it being a ‘crap’ race. Except, that … Continue reading

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