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BTCC racer Andrew Jordan picks up his new MG3.

MG’s BTCC new race star Andrew Jordan picks up his car

MG’s new race star, Andrew Jordan, laid down the gauntlet when he visited the iconic Longbridge factory to mark the three month countdown to the start of the new season. Looking lean and mean, the ultra-quick driver who became the youngest ever champion in the history of the Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship when […]

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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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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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Mazda MX5. Britcar, Silverstone.

Mazda MX-5 Britcar race at Silverstone International

DAVID HOOPER joins the Mazda UK race team at the Silverstone International Circuit to race MX-5s in the Britcar Production Sports Car Class against faster, more powerful opposition. A COOL dry day welcomed the Mazda UK race team to the circuit which markets itself proudly as the Home of British Motorsport. When I arrived at […]

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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 MX-5s racing at Silverstone

Mazda MX-5 Britcar racers tune Silverstone tactics

THE Mazda UK race team is planning its strategy and fine-tuning its tactics as it makes its final preparations for two of its Mazda MX-5 Britcar racecars to return to the track in the Britcar Production Sportscar Series at Silverstone this coming weekend. The two 130mph MX-5s are based closely on the soft-top Mazda MX-5 […]

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