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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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Peugeot 208 GTi

Peugeot 208 GTi hot hatch price revealed

THE new Peugeot 208 GTi hot hatch will cost from £18,895 when the order book opens at the beginning of next month ahead of deliveries in April. Available only as a three-door, the new GTi not only boasts a wider track than the regular 208, but also has body sill and wing extensions. There are […]

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Aston Martin Rapide S

Quick make-over for Aston Martin Rapide

A MERE three years on from its launch, Aston Martin’s luxury, four door saloon is being given a major facelift. This seemingly rapid make-over for the much-vaunted Rapide may not go down too well with the well-heeled buyers who shelled out £150,000 or more for the original … for the changes are extensive – and […]

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Chevrolet Corvette Stingray

Chevrolet Corvette Stingray on PS3 Gran Turismo

AS Chevrolet takes the wraps off the all-new Corvette Stingray, fans of Sony Computer Entertainment’s PlayStation®3 (PS3™) system will have the first chance to push the car to the limits in the critically acclaimed Gran Turismo®5 racing game. Nearly 500,000 people have driven the camouflaged Corvette prototype since it was introduced to the game in […]

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Caterham’s magnificent Seven is extreme track car

BRITISH road and race car manufacturer Caterham has developed its most extreme race-ready Seven to date – the Superlight R600. The new supercharged incarnation of the Seven will represent the top echelon of the Caterham racing spectrum in the Superlight R600 Championship from 2013. Powered by a supercharged 2.0-litre Ford Duratec engine producing 275bhp, the […]

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