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Toyota F1 team selling genuine parts from its Grand Prix cars online

Johnny Cash fans will appreciate this one: Toyota is offering up for sale online a range of parts from its Formula 1 GP cars - almost enough to build one up, one piece at a time. Pricing is surprisingly reasonable, with parts starting as low as £200 ($320). That £200 will only get you a brake... read more

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Nick Heidfeld

Nick Heidfeld nabs Schumacher's record for most Grands Prix completed in a row

To finish first, you must first finish. It is an adage as old as racing, but it is no less true for the passage of time. And Nick Heidfeld has apparently taken it to heart... read more May 18, 2009 by 

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Mosley compromises on two-tier system, Ferrari files court-action against FIA

F1's insurgent teams will be back in deep conference early this week, as the battle over a budget-capped future continues. Following a meeting with Max Mosley and Bernie... read more May 17, 2009 by 

A Lola Le Mans Prototype car on track

Lola confirms return to F1 as Ferrari files injunction against the FIA

Few names stirs as much recognition, respect or emotion in so many fields of racing as Lola. For five decades, the company has built cars for innumerable race series... read more May 15, 2009 by 

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Renault joins Ferrari, threatens to quit F1 in 2010

As was expected on Wednesday, Renault confirmed that it too is threatening to quit formula one over the budget cap issue. The Flavio Briatore-led outfit said it is the... read more May 13, 2009 by 

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Controversy surrounds conclusion to Spanish GP

A closely fought Spanish Grand Prix at Barcelona today opened the European rounds of the 2009 World Championship. Conditions were warm, with temperatures reaching 77 degrees... read more May 10, 2009 by 

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Toyota and Red Bull threaten F1 exit over 2010 rule changes

Red Bull has followed Toyota in declaring that it will not enter next year's world championship under the current regulations. Toyota's team president John Howett made the... read more May 10, 2009 by 

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton

FIA kills 'winner takes all' scoring system for 2010 - again

Now you see it, now you don't. The controversial 'winner takes all' scoring system has now been erased from the 2010 sporting regulations. After the recent World Motor Sport... read more May 8, 2009 by 

2009 Ferrari F1 race car

Max Mosley: F1 could live without Ferrari

Formula One could live without the sport's most famous, successful and longest-serving team, Max Mosley insists. The FIA president's disquieting comments come after war... read more May 3, 2009 by 

FIA and FOTA are at loggerheads again

FIA raises 2010 F1 budget cap to £40 million, lifts minimum car weight

The figure for a voluntary budget cap in formula one next year has been increased by £10 million to £40 million. Announced on Thursday, it was ratified by the World Motor... read more April 30, 2009 by 

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Michael Schumacher laps Mugello in a Ferrari 430 Scuderia

It's not everyday you get to see a hot lap with one of the best drivers ever to have lived, and it's definitely not everyday that it's done in a street-legal supercar. But... read more April 29, 2009 by 

British Grand Prix with Mobil 1 online challenge

Mobil 1 and McLaren team up to pit you against Lewis Hamilton

Imagine going wheel-to-wheel with the champion of the most elite road racing series on earth. Well, that's exactly what Mobil 1 and team Vodafone McLaren Mercedes are looking... read more April 28, 2009 by 

2009 Bahrain GP

Thrilling conclusion to scorching Bahrain GP

Jenson Button extended his lead in the drivers' world championship to 12 points over his Brawn teammate Rubens Barrichello, by winning the Bahrain grand prix in sweltering... read more April 26, 2009 by 

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One-two finish for Red Bull Racing in Chinese GP

Red Bull Racing recorded a historic first grand prix win in Chinese rain today, with Sebastian Vettel leading teammate Mark Webber for a dominant one-two. "It's my second win... read more April 19, 2009 by 

McLaren P11 spy shot

McLaren splits off automotive group, to be headed by Ron Dennis

Having recently parted company from Mercedes Benz, hired a new design director and started work on a new supercar, the team at McLaren is as busy as ever, but still not busy... read more April 16, 2009 by 

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Mosley reveals plans for FIA 'world engine'

Max Mosley has revealed plans for a "world engine" that in 2013 would be capable of powering FIA categories including formula one, world rally and F2. On a visit last weekend... read more April 6, 2009 by 


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