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Inside Line: Al Unser Jr. and how memory fades

The other day I was trawling the internet (as one does) and stumbled upon an interview with Al Unser Junior who in 1991 had a brief flirtation with Williams during a winter test in Estoril, and it...
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Prost vs Senna: A real insider’s perspective

For many years the climax of the Formula 1 season has frequently had its fair share of drama. A blend of many of the fascinating strands that makes the sport so compelling, which even could be called a...
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Reader Rights: Hoisted by his own petard

Until now I wasn't really sure what 'hoisted by his own petard' meant but that's exactly what happened to Lewis Hamilton at the Monaco Grand Prix i.e. a bit of previous for complaining about bad pit...
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Reader Rights: Formula 1 is cruel

There was a high profile furore immediately after the Monaco Grand Prix - Lewis Hamilton was robbed of a victory due to a ‘miscalculation’ by his World Champion team Mercedes – he finished...

Inside Line: The Ferrari F14T is as fast as an SUV

Honestly, I set out to try and write nice, positive things about Ferrari ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix weekend, as I have many friends and even family that count themselves as tifosi - but alas I am...

Inside Line: Bravo Felipe Massa!

Dear Felipe, I trust you are well, amigo! Good to see you in your new Williams team with the Martini branding - very retro, very historic and very cool. However, I must admit that not seeing you in red has...