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Mercedes F1 2013 Hamilton wwr

Hungry Lewis wins first F1 grand prix for Mercedes

F1 race report: The last race before Formula 1’s summer break provided plenty of excitement, but who would be the victor? DAVID HOOPER reviews all the action from the Hungaroring. WITH Sebastian Vettel having won his home grand prix last time out at the Nurburgring, the German’s spirits were high going into Hungary after a […]

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British Grand Prix at Silverstone

F1 British GP at Silverstone hit by exploding tyre dramas

ROUND 8: F1 British Grand Prix Race report After exploding Pirelli tyres affected the result of the British Grand Prix, the manufacturer has been under pressure to find a solution before the teams take to the track at the Nurburgring this weekend. DAVID HOOPER reports on the latest developments. AFTER a thrilling end to the […]

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Mark Webber’s F1 retirement overshadows British GP

THE news that Mark Webber is leaving the Red Bull F1 team and retiring from the sport at the end of the season will cast a shadow over this weekend’s British Grand Prix for many of his UK fans. The straight-talking Australian is a popular figure in the paddock and one who has earned the […]

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Nico Rosberg wins in Monaco wwr

Rosberg follows in dad’s footsteps, 30 years on

Round 6 – The Monaco Grand Prix Race Report With lots of thrills of spills, and more glamour than you shake a stick at, DAVID HOOPER reviews the Monaco Grand Prix. AFTER a wet qualifying which caused some spectacular action on the tight streets of Monaco, the final grid threw up a few surprises – […]

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Ferrari in Monaco 2013

Ferrari aims to prance off with Monaco victory

F1 Monaco Grand Prix: After too many pit stops for tyres in Spain, DAVID HOOPER previews this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix. Fresh from his victory at the Spanish Grand Prix, Fernando Alonso is looking confident and assured as he claims Red Bull have lost their competitive edge. It was a fairy-tale victory for the Spanish […]

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Mercedes F1 2013 Hamilton

Will rain in Spain dampen F1′s spirits this weekend?

ROUND FIVE: F1 SPANISH GRAND PRIX After a three-week break, the F1 action resumes. DAVID HOOPER previews the first European race of the year, the Spanish Grand Prix. JUST  as we get back into this year’s Formula 1 campaign, it all grinds to a halt for a three-week break. Now though, the waiting is over, […]

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Mazda MX5 race car

Mazda MX-5s are back on track and ready to race at Silverstone

DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda race team for a test day at Donington Park – but will he make the grade to race in the Britcar Championship at Silverstone on May 11? THE last time I donned my crash helmet in anger at the wheel of an open-topped MX-5 Racing car, it was -30 degrees. […]

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F1′s Vettel becomes first this year to win two GPs

ROUND FOUR: F1 Bahrain Race report After an action-packed racing, it’s Vettel who becomes the first driver this year to win two races. DAVID HOOPER reviews the Bahrain Grand Prix. SEBASTIAN Vettel dominated the Bahrain Grand Prix to become the only driver this season so far to win two races. With lots of action up […]

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