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Rosemary Smith, 79, Test Drives Renault Formula One Car!

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If you count yourself as a car guy and a driving guru prepare to be greatly humbled. This is Rosemary Smith, a sweet old lady of 79, and she’s just become the oldest person to successfully drive an 800bhp Renault Formula One car.

Published on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 11:12 by
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Exciting Changes in F1 Rules for the 2017 Season


There are always a few changes in rules and regulations at the start of a new Formula One season, but 2017 sees many more changes than usual. Many of the new rules have been introduced to try and decrease lap times and improve speeds around corners. Overtaking will also be more difficult. Some of the […]

Published on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 11:32 by
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10 Longest Point Scoring Streaks in Formula One


2013 British Grand Prix marked the fall of a 10 year old record previously held by Michael Schumacher, the driver who achieved most consecutive races finished in the points. The legendary German driver had 25 and the one who broke his record is not, as you were probably expecting, Sebastian Vettel, the other German that […]

Published on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 9:32 by
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Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix Preview


The 2016 FIA Formula One World Championship has thus far been full of twists, turns, and plenty of drama. The Hungarian Grand Prix is on the horizon, promising to present new challenges for drivers. The event takes place from 22 July to 24 July 2016, with the race itself occurring on the 24th. Here’s a […]

Published on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at 9:11 by
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McLaren MP4-X Previews F1 Cars of Tomorrow

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Taking a leaf out of Ferrari’s book who often tends of envision the future of Motorsport through speculative renderings of racing cars of tomorrow, McLaren asked its designers at the Applied Technologies department to come up with what they thought a Formula 1 car would look like in a few decades. The result is McLaren […]

Published on Thursday, December 3, 2015 at 10:38 by
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Ross Brawn: The Brains Behind Hamilton’s Legend


Behind every success story there’s usually a shrewd tactician quietly making a big difference in the background, and this is no different than in Formula One, where one man in particular has been behind the scenes assisting some of the sport’s most famous names.

Published on Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 6:42 by
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Mika Hakkinen Spotted in His McLaren P1

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Many still consider Finnish ex-Formula 1 world champion Mika Hakkinen to be the coolest driver ever to grace the F1 grid. It is now official. The man was spotted recently in Monaco, where he lives, in a McLaren P1 at what appears to be a tire shop.

Published on Friday, October 2, 2015 at 7:12 by
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Lewis Hamilton Gets a Mercedes Maybach S600


We are having a hard time understanding the new hair color Lewis Hamilton is sporting these days. But you have to give it to him, he’s made Formula 1 cool again. And it s a new kind of cool, a more hip kind rather than the old F1 glamour which, in all honesty, was a […]

Published on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 7:36 by
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Watch Lewis Hamilton Drift a Mercedes Like a Boss

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As a Formula 1 driver, and a two-time world champion one at that, Lewis Hamilton likes to go around corners in the most precise and calculated fashion in order to achieve the best possible time. He has been doing this since he began karting as an 8-year-old. So you would think Lewis hates drifting and […]

Published on Monday, July 6, 2015 at 12:06 by
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Gallery: Red Bull F1 Live Demo in Mexico City

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The guys that run Infiniti Red Bull Racing F1 team are almost certainly the coolest people in the entire Formula 1 business. We are basing that judgment on the fact that they just love fun and games, almost more than winning races. So a few months after taking Vienna by storm, the Red Bull crew […]

Published on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 6:32 by
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Lewis Hamilton Extends Mercedes Contract till 2018


Looks like Lewis Hamilton is awfully happy at Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 team since he decided to extend his existing contract for the 2016 to 2018 Formula One seasons. Why wouldn’t he be happy? Not only they are winning races, Mercedes allows Lewis to basically do whatever he wants, including buying cars from his former team and […]

Published on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 12:35 by
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Our Kind of Waltz: Red Bull Live Demo in Vienna

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Red Bull F1 team may not be winning races anymore, but they are as cool as ever and more keen on pulling elaborate publicity stunts than ever before. In the two weeks rest time they’ve got until the first European round of the season they decided to go to Vienna for a spot of relaxing […]

Published on Monday, April 27, 2015 at 6:42 by
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Hamilton and Mercedes Halt The Ferrari Revival


Although Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes won the first round in Oz and the latest round in China with ease, and despite teammate Nico Rosberg grabbing that familiar second place, things aren’t entirely what they seem regarding the rest of season… thanks to Ferrari.

Published on Thursday, April 16, 2015 at 11:01 by
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Ferrari’s 2015 Equation: New Car + New Driver = 2 Wins


Well that’s the theory, anyway, a plan Ferrari hopes will lift their spirits along with their points statistics compared with a poor and winless 2014.

Published on Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 11:25 by
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Formula 1 Cars of the Future May Look Awesome!

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Taking a break from developing a cracking new car for Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari Formula 1 designers have come up with the ‘Ferrari Design Formula 1 Concept’. This is what Ferrari believes the F1 cars of the future should look like, and it is awesome almost beyond belief.

Published on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 13:47 by
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