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Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel tests Pirelli’s wide tires for 2017 Formula One World Championship

Sebastian Vettel tests 2017 F1 season’s extra-wide tires

There are some radical changes coming to Formula One in 2017. The list includes longer, wider cars and much wider tires. The changes are aimed at increasing downforce and grip, which should lead to higher speeds and thus faster lap times. Earlier today we were treated with a preview of what the new... read more

August 1, 2016 by
 
Bernie Ecclestone

Police confirm kidnap of Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law

Police in Brazil have confirmed reports of the kidnap of 67-year-old Aparecida Schunck at her home in São Paulo on Friday. Schunck is the mother-in-law of 85-year-old... read more July 28, 2016 by


 
Bernie Ecclestone. Photo via Ryan Bayona under Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic.

Report: Bernie Ecclestone’s mother-in-law kidnapped

A report out of Brazil claims the mother-in-law of Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone, 85, has been kidnapped. Veja reports that Aparecida Schunck, 67, the mother of... read more July 26, 2016 by


 
Max Verstappen and his 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

Webber congratulates Verstappen on Porsche 911 GT3 RS purchase

It recently emerged that Formula One driver Max Verstappen had purchased a 2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS. Thanks to a Twitter post from Mark Webber, who ended his F1 career with... read more July 26, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG at the 2016 Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton clinches 2016 championship lead after Hungarian Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton is now in the lead of the 2016 Formula One World Championship after an impressive run during Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix... read more July 25, 2016 by


 
2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS

F1 youngster Max Verstappen buys Porsche 911 GT3 RS

Formula One driver Max Verstappen has just bought himself a Porsche 911 GT3 RS. The Dutch youngster didn’t escape the hefty markup that the limited edition sports car... read more July 21, 2016 by


 
2016 Red Bull Racing Formula One car equipped with Halo cockpit protection

Red Bull not a fan of F1’s proposed Halo cockpit protection

Organizers of Formula One are looking to introduce some form of cockpit protection, perhaps as early as next season. Two leading proposals are the Halo, originally devised by... read more July 21, 2016 by


 
2016 Ferrari Formula One car equipped with Halo cockpit protection

Ferrari tests updated Halo cockpit protection system at British Grand Prix

Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] rolled out an updated version of the proposed Formula One cockpit protection system known as the Halo for testing purposes during this past... read more July 11, 2016 by


 
2016 Formula One British Grand Prix

Hamilton wins third straight Formula One British Grand Prix

It was a one-two finish for the Mercedes AMG team in yesterday’s 2016 Formula One British Grand Prix, with local hero Lewis Hamilton securing his third straight victory... read more July 11, 2016 by


 
Silverstone Circuit, home of the Formula One British Grand Prix

2016 Formula One British Grand Prix preview

Round 10 of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is the British Grand Prix, which runs this weekend at the legendary Silverstone Circuit. Silverstone is steeped in... read more July 8, 2016 by


 
Fernando Alonso and the 2017 Acura NSX

Fernando Alonso: 2017 Acura NSX braking feel similar to F1

Fernando Alonso is used to Honda power in his McLaren Formula One race car, but now he’s experienced it in a road car, in this case the 2017 Acura NSX. The two-time... read more July 7, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2016 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

Hamilton holds off Rosberg at 2016 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton clinched victory during Sunday’s 2016 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix, by overtaking his teammate Nico Rosberg on the final lap. We... read more July 4, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg after winning the 2016 Formula One European Grand Prix

Rosberg returns to winning form at 2016 Formula One European Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg was in full control yesterday at the first ever Formula One race held on the Baku City Circuit in Azerbaijan's capital. The eighth round of... read more June 20, 2016 by


 
Baku City Circuit, site of the 2016 Formula One European Grand Prix - Image via Red Bull Racing

2016 Formula One European Grand Prix preview

The European Grand Prix has had an erratic history on the Formula One calendar, held sporadically and shuffled between a number of circuits over the years. The last time a... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2016 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

Hamilton shrinks 2016 Formula One Championship gap with Canadian GP win

There are now just nine points separating the top two drivers in the 2016 Formula One World Championship after an impressive performance put in yesterday by Mercedes... read more June 13, 2016 by


 
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, home of the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix preview

Formula One has arrived in North America for the first time this year in preparation for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix. The race, round seven of the 2016 World... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
 

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