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F1 driver rivalry whips up storm of controversy

ROUND TWO: F1 MALAYSIAN GP Race Report The tropical weather in Malaysia was nothing compared to the fireworks on track. DAVID HOOPER reports on a grand prix that whipped up a storm of controversy. AS the cars lined up on the grid for the start of the Malaysian Grand Prix, Kimi Raikkonen was even grumpier […]

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Volkswagen Golf scores well in Ncap tests.

New Volkswagen Golf one of 14 to top Ncap rankings

THE new Volkswagen Golf, which goes on sale in January, is one of 14 new cars to have been awarded a top five-star rating from European consumer protection outfit Euro Ncap. And it also won the award for innovations in the area of integral safety, the Golf’s lane assist and front assist features as well […]

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Insurers back whiplash crackdown on fraudulent claims.

ABI backs crackdown on fraudulent whiplash claims

WHIPLASH claims are adding an extra £90 a year to the average motor insurance premium. That’s the message from the Association of British Insurers, which has responded to news of a Government consultation on measures to tackle the rise in claims of this nature. The group’s head of motor and liability James Dalton said: “We […]

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Jenson beats his Spa-rring partners in Belgium!

After a thrilling Belgian Grand Prix DAVID HOOPER reviews the action from Spa. FORMULA 1 returned to the track at the legendary Spa circuit in Belgium at the weekend after taking its traditional summer break – and what a thrilling race it was. A higgledy-piggledy qualifying session was dominated by British star Jenson Button who […]

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Will it be a very soggy Silverstone this weekend?

With the British Grand Prix just days away, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER previews the race which, for many British fans, is the highlight of the Formula 1 calendar. We also have the latest shocking news on Maria de Villota after her terrible crash during testing earlier this week. THIS weekend sees Formula 1 return to […]

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