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Nico Rosberg Retires Five Days after Winning the World Title

Nico Rosberg, this year’s Formula One world champion, has surprised many on announcing his retirement just five days after winning the coveted title. The German ace driver made the shocking announced on Friday 2nd December, 2016. Exactly five days after beating Hamilton to clinch his very first world title. Nico, born on the

The Lost Champions

The Japanese Grand Prix has just marked the one year anniversary of the accident which injured young driver Jules Bianchi. The accident was one which Jules would never wake from and on the 17th of July this year he died, succumbing to his injuries. He became the first F1 driver

Alonso: “It will not be a significant change”

McLaren’s Fernando Alonso told media on Thursday that he doesn’t think the sport's new start tweaks will change much from a driving perspective. Speaking ahead of Sunday’s Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps, Stavelot, where the much-anticipated amendments come into force; the Spaniard said: “It will not be a significant change. I know that

Hungarian Grand Prix Review

It was a good day for: Vettel & Ferrari Vettel showed his supreme race craft on Sunday, managing his race from the front and never looking like he would be challenged for the race victory. Even the safety car restart was executed extremely well. The Ferrari team too can be pleased

Rewrite the Formula

On the heels of the Le Mans 24h and the Austrian Grand Prix the news surrounding F1 is all about how the sport needs to change and what is being done for the raft of rule changes that are supposedly coming in 2017. It's a pretty damning for the sport that

Boring Monaco? Surely Not

In recent years the one race on the calendar that cannot be accused of being a let down is Monaco. The narrow streets and lack of run off areas make for less overtaking than other tracks but with the lavish surroundings and history of the track it all combines to

Rosberg: ‘It’s just a matter of maximizing the weekends’

Nico Rosberg, By Morio (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Nico Rosberg has laughed off speculation that he has become slower since losing last season’s world championship to Mercedes team-mate and rival Lewis Hamilton, in today’s FIA Press Conference. The German, who was speaking ahead of Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix alongside five of his fellow drivers, appeared amused by one brave

Sebastian Vettel Pushes his Name into the Title Race

What a morning and what a race. Huddled on the sofa this morning in the deary early hours I could not have anticipated how much today's race was going to change the narrative of this season. It's probably too early to discount Nico as a purely number 2 driver or Vettel

Australian Grand Prix review

Last weekend saw the return of Formula One to our screens as the 2015 season kicked off in Melbourne, Australia with changes in liveries, personnel and line-ups to beat the band. Despite only 15 starting and just 11 finishing Sunday’s curtain-raising grand prix, we still learnt a lot regarding our favourite

F1 Testing Week 2: Barcelona

The chilly Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya was host to the second F1 pre-season test this weekend, with the teams looking to improve their pace over what they did in the first test in Jerez. And while the speeds increased from what they were two weeks ago the varied runs and times

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