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Mercedes F1 2013 Hamilton wwr

Alonso takes away points from Chinese GP thriller

ROUND 4: F1 Chinese GP Race report Alonso takes a convincing victory for Ferrari getting his title challenge back on track. DAVID HOOPER reports on an exciting Chinese Grand Prix. THREE Formula One world champions sprayed the champagne on the podium at the end of the Chinese Grand Prix – but Sebastian Vettel was not […]

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F1 China GP Shanghai

How will F1 fortune cookie crumble in China?

ROUND THREE: F1 CHINESE GP Preview With lots of Eastern promise, Formula 1 makes a welcome return. After a three-week gap, DAVID HOOPER previews this weekend’s thrills and spills. After a frantic first two races, Formula 1 gets back on track this weekend for the Chinese Grand Prix – but who will take away the […]

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Ross Brawn Mercedes

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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Mercedes F1 2013 Hamilton

Malaysian GP preview: Will tropics cause a storm?

ROUND TWO: F1 Malaysian GP Preview After plenty of rain in Australia, will Malaysia give us more of the same? DAVID HOOPER previews the Malaysian GP in Sepang. HOT on the heels of Australia, the Formula 1 circus has pitched up in Malaysia for Round 2 of the 2013 championship, ready for another fast, flowing […]

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McLaren F1 Australian GP

Kimi wins in Australia, but three champs on podium

Australian GP race report: Following a rain-affected qualifying session, DAVID HOOPER reports on all the action from the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne’s Albert Park. AFTER rain stopped play in the first qualifying session of the 2013 Formula 1 season in Melbourne’s Albert Park, qualifying on the street circuit had to be completed on race […]

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Alonso tipped to bag third driver’s championship?

The 2012 Formula 1 season was one of the most exciting in recent memory, with the tense title battle between Alonso and Vettel going right down to the wire in Brazil. With relatively stable technical regulations, hopes are high for a continuation of this conflict in 2013. However, Alonso and Vettel may not be the […]

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Sergio Perez is the new boy at McLaren and has a lot to prove.

F1 2013 preview – thrills and spills, guaranteed!

With the start of the new Formula 1 season just days away, DAVID HOOPER previews the 2013 season. IT’S less than a week to go before the start of the much-anticipated 2013 Formula 1 season and the sport’s fans are already speculating on who will win this year’s championship. After his performance last year, I’ll […]

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IAM survey - older drivers.

Older drivers are as safe as any, says IAM survey

OLDER drivers are as safe as those from all other age groups, according to new research by the Institute of Advanced Motorists. Contrary to widespread belief, the study shows they have better attitudes to safety, deal with hazards better than young drivers and use experience to increase their safety margins on the road. The report […]

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