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Bringing you news and rumours about the world of Formula 1, where the best drivers of the world compete in the fastest cars.

Game over for Vitantonio Liuzzi in Formula 1?

Since Daniel Ricciardo has joined HRT, he and his team mate Vitantonio Liuzzi have both seen the finish line at 5 races. Of those, Liuzzi was only in front in Silverstone, his young team mate’s first Formula One race. After … Continue reading

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2012 Renault Drive – the Race is On

We don’t know yet how the team based in Enstone and currently named Lotus Renault GP Limited will be called next year. We really don’t know much about the team in fact. One thing is certain though, they have the … Continue reading

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Youngest Formula One Double World Champion – Check. What’s Next Sebastian Vettel?

It is a surprise for no one, and it couldn’t be doubted since Vettel continued his winning ways after the summer break, he is the youngest double World Champion. And the youngest champion with consecutive championships too, obviously. Of course … Continue reading

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Formula One – A Country for Old Men

At the beginning of Formula One in the 1950’s, it was not unusual to see drivers 50 years old and over. In the last decade, though, we were used to having the records for youngest driver to achieve some feat … Continue reading

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Romain Grosjean to be a new Giorgio Pantano?

All winners of the F1 feeder series GP2 have gone on to become Formula One drivers the following year, with one exception. 2008 champion Giorgio Pantano, who spent his year as GP2 title holder driving for A.C. Milan in the … Continue reading

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1976 Formula One Season as Movie

Maybe you have heard about this, too. Peter Morgan, an Englishman who wrote the screenplays for big movies like The Last King of Scotland, The Queen and Frost/Nixon, is said to be interested in making a movie about the 1976 … Continue reading

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Formula One 2011 – an assessment of the top teams after three races

In my last post I started an assessment of the performances of the teams so far in the 2011 season. Having gone from the bottom up, we now go to the top 6 teams, starting with current number 6 Sauber. … Continue reading

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