Hamilton and Villeneuve – F1’s fast starters

Lewis Hamilton’s short career in Formula One has been simply astonishing. In the space of just two years he has amassed an impressive collection of victories and has become the youngest ever F1 World Champion. His rapid ascendancy to the top of Grand Prix racing is incomparable. Well, almost. Lewis...

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The very best quotes from David Coulthard

David Coulthard leaves Formula One as the sport’s ultimate journeyman, and his story is one that can be told by the statistics he leaves behind. DC is currently the third most successful driver of all time in terms of points scoring finishes, but is only the 19th most successful in...

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Down to the very last corner

The Brazilian Grand Prix was proof that Formula One can be the most exciting sport in the world. The stunning rain soaked conclusion to the race was as intense as anything else ever witnessed in F1 history. There were 18,381 corners of competitive racing in 2008 and the World Championship...

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Lewis Hamilton vs Felipe Massa

Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa are taking the Formula One World Championship down to the wire in Brazil next weekend and whatever the result, their showdown promises to be a thriller. 2008 has been a very hard fought season so it is quite fitting that such an exciting year for...

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Robert Kubica – The Quiet Man of 2008

Felipe Massa will be disappointed after yesterday’s Chinese Grand Prix, but he will not be as crestfallen as Robert Kubica. The BMW driver has been the dark horse of the 2008 World Championship campaign, but after finishing just sixth at Shanghai he is now out of contention for the title....

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Four days at Monza – Part 2

I was lucky enough to visit the Italian Grand Prix this year and when I reflect back on my four days at Monza the first thing I think of is rain. Grey skies and drenched T shirts totally dominated the weekend. However, the wet weather did nothing to diminish the...

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Four days at Monza – Part 1

I have wanted to visit the Italian Grand Prix for as long as I have been a Formula One fan. The Italians create an atmosphere for racing like nowhere else and the Monza circuit is richly steeped in history. It is also the fastest F1 track of them all so...

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Fernando Alonso – Prince of Darkness

Fernando Alonso’s unexpected victory in the Singapore Grand Prix last night was very well deserved and will be remembered as one of the Spaniards finest drives. Although the former champ was extremely lucky to have inherited the lead from 15th on the grid, he was on the leaders pace and...

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