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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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Audi make clean sweep of podium at Spa

THERE were plenty of smiles all around the Audi Motorsport set-up after the weekend’s racing at Spa in Belgium. The team turned in a flawless performance in the second round of the FIA World Endurance championship (WEC). Audi cars took the first three places in the six-hour race, filling the podium with their R18 e-tron […]

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e-tron helps McNish match racing legend

ALLAN McNish matched a feat only achieved by motor racing legend Sir Stirling Moss at Silverstone at the weekend. The Scotsman, teaming up with Tom Kristensen and Loïc Duval won a thrilling Tourist Trophy race at the Northamptonshire circuit on Sunday (April 14). The Scotsman was over 20 seconds behind in the closing stages of […]

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Porsche positive over 911 RSR debut

PORSCHE had a “positive weekend” at Silverstone in the first race of this season’s World Endurance Championship (WEC). Sunday’s six-hour endurance race at the Northamptonshire circuit on Sunday saw works drivers Marc Lieb (Germany), Richard Lietz (Austria) and Romain Dumas (France) finish fourth in the GTE-Pro class in their new 470hp 911 RSR entered by […]

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