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The fine art of Formula 1 by John Cheall

For most of us our passion for Formula 1 is restricted to watching the sport on TV, perhaps articulating ourselves on one of the numerous forums or even the grandprix247.com or a fan page on Facebook. Ot...
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Ayrton Senna – A random pictorial tribute

Ayrton Senna, Kyalami 1992 This pictorial was first published by Grand Prix 247 on 1 May 2013. The first day of May for many around the world is Worker’s Day. For Formula 1 fans it is the day Ayrton Senn...
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GPI #71

Fernando Alonso has a way to pick the precise right moments to win with Ferrari: he won his first race with the Scuderia back in 2010; then half a year later with the honeymoon period over and the Spaniard copping some flak from the Italian media he shut them up with a famous win at Monza. Now he delivers victory in front of his home fans and emphatically signals his intent to capture the world crown which has rested on Sebastian Vettel’s mantle-piece for the past three years. We have the Barcelona weekend covered with topical interviews, for the record reports and of course, best of all, great Formula 1 photography.
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Perez: Hopefully we have turned the corner now

Sergio Perez on the grid before the Bahrain GP Sergio 'Checo' Perez endured a low key, even below par start to his season, but in Bahrain he was the main headline grabber as he went toe-to-toe with experience...
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Pictorial tribute: Remembering Ayrton

Ayrton Senna, Kyalami 1992 The first day of May for many around the world is Worker’s Day. For Formula 1 fans it is the day Ayrton Senna died. We remember him 19 years since that horrid day at Imola and pay...
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Felix da Costa promoted to Red Bull reserve for China

Antonio Felix Da Costa The new cream of Red Bull's driver development programme is continuing his steady push towards Formula 1, with their latest hot shot Antonio Felix da Costa promoted to reserve driver f...
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Pirelli against changing 2013 tyre compounds

Paul Hembery Pirelli has ruled out making changes to its 2013 Formula 1 tyre compounds, despite Red Bull and Mercedes complaining that this year's tyres are penalising the best cars. Mercedes' Toto Wolff, an...
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Alonso not concerned by Raikkonen's race winning pace

Fernando Alonso and race winner Kimi Raikkonen on the podium Kimi Raikkonen's winning pace, which contributed to the his 'easiest win' in the Australian Grand Prix a week ago is not a worry to Fernando Alonso...