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Fernando Alonso in his Ferrari F1 race car.

We nominate our Formula 1 Driver of the Year

Our Formula 1 reporter TOM WILKINSON looks back at the 2012 season and picks his Driver of the Year award winner. THIS year has been one of the most exciting Formula 1 seasons in years. German driver Sebastian Vettel became the youngest driver in the history of the sport to win three world titles, but […]

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Brazilian Grand Prix review

Vettel wins F1 hat-trick in thrilling Brazil finale

Brazilian Grand Prix review After a cracking year of motorsport, DAVID HOOPER reviews the blockbuster of a finale to the 2012 Formula 1 season in Brazil. THE drama of the 2012 Formula 1 season continued all the way to the last lap of the Brazilian Grand Prix, but at the end of what has been […]

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Brazilian Grand Prix review

F1′s Vettel and Alonso prepare for Brazil battle!

After a successful return to the USA, this weekend is the final round of 2012 Formula 1 World Championship in Sáo Paulo. The drivers’ title will be decided around one of the most unpredictable and challenging circuits in F1. TOM WILKINSON previews the title showdown. The 2012 Brazilian Grand Prix, Round 20. The Championship has […]

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Abu Dhabi magic lights up the twilight of F1 season

An action-packed race in Abu Dhabi presented us with the eighth different winner of the season – and kept the championship alive. DAVID HOOPER reviews all the drama. After one of the most exciting Formula 1 races of the 2012 season, it was Kimi Raikkonen in his Lotus Renault who claimed victory for the first […]

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Vettel extends championship lead in Indian GP

After a thrilling Indian GP,  Sebastian Vettel extended his championship lead. DAVID HOOPER reviews the last of this season’s Asian races. The Indian Grand Prix got off to a thrilling start, with a superb display of talent by the drivers at the top of the grid, going wheel-to-wheel with each other through the first few […]

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Schuey announces second retirement before Suzuka

Suzuka plays host to the 2012 Japanese Grand Prix, but there are some mighty big news stories floating around the paddock this weekend TOM WILKINSON previews the action. After the bright lights of Singapore, Formula 1 now heads to Japan and the wonderful Suzuka Circuit. Much has happened in the last two weeks, and things […]

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Hamilton quits McLaren for Schuey’s Mercedes seat

As Lewis Hamilton signs for Mercedes, DAVID HOOPER reports on the move which could push seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher back into retirement. LEWIS Hamilton is to leave McLaren to drive for Mercedes GP it has been confirmed today. The announcement comes after weeks of speculation about the former world champion’s future at the team […]

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Singapore slings Vettel back into F1 title hunt

With Lewis Hamilton’s title hopes fading, and Sebastian Vettel returning to the top step of the podium, DAVID HOOPER reviews the Singapore Grand Prix. SEBASTIAN Vettel put his championship challenge  back on track under the lights of the Singapore Grand Prix after Lewis Hamilton’s gearbox failed, forcing him to retire from a comfortable lead. The […]

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