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Nurburgring set to stay on F1 calendar

Jan.12 (GMM) The Nurburgring  circuit's chances of staying on the Formula 1 calendar received a boost this week. The German race, which until now has alternated a single annual grand prix date with Hockenheim,... Read More...
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YallaF1 Magazine: Issue 1 Now Online!

Jan.11 (Grand Prix 247) For some time now we have tried to figure out how to give the numerous F1 reports that are published on YallaF1.com greater longevity - longer shelf life if you wish; the website publish... Read More...
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Alonso versus Massa with 600bhp on snow

Jan.11 (Ferrari) The snow-capped mountains of Madonna di Campiglio are more used to hosting alpine skiing champions on their slopes for World Cup downhill races, but today they provided the backdrop to a most... Read More...
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Williams do deal with Olympic legend

Jan.11 (Press Release) Williams F1 is delighted to announce a new sponsorship agreement between the team and Michael Johnson Performance Inc, a company founded by Olympic gold medalist and world record holder... Read More...
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2012 Ferrari to break cover 3 February

Jan.11 (Ferrari) The car with which Ferrari will tackle the 2012 Formula 1 World Championship will be presented to the media and the team partners at the Fiorano track on 3 February. The announcement was made t... Read More...
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Ferrari signs Bridgestone's Hamashima

Jan.11 (GMM) Ferrari has signed Bridgestone's former technical chief Hirohide Hamashima, according to reports that have emerged from the Wrooom media event in the Italian Dolomites on Wednesday. The news was... Read More...
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Bahrain circuit reinstates fired workers

Jan.11 (Press Release) The Bahrain International Circuit today announced that it has reinstated employees who had previously been dismissed following the protests carried out in 2011. The reinstatement is in a... Read More...
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Hamilton living it up in Los Angeles

Jan.11 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton is living the high life, during the off season, in Los Angeles where he has done a photo shoot for GQ magazine and declaring that LA is where he would be based if his F1 career permi... Read More...
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Liuzzi unlikely to keep HRT seat

Jan.11 (GMM) Jerome d'Ambrosio, Vitaly Petrov and Bruno Senna are all in the running to complete HRT's driver lineup for 2012, according to Belgian newspaper La Libre. According to the struggling Spanish tea... Read More...
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Spa wants F1 future clarity within weeks

Jan.11 (GMM) The local Walloon government is seeking clarity about the future of the fabled Belgian grand prix at Spa-Francorchamps within "four or five weeks". Jean-Claude Marcourt, the government's economi... Read More...
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Vettel explains helmet design changes

Jan.11 (GMM) World champion Sebastian Vettel has defended his habit of regularly changing his Formula 1 helmet livery. The back to back world champion uses several designs in a single season, which according... Read More...
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D'Ambrosio plans to be revealed soon

Jan.11 (GMM) An announcement about Jerome d'Ambrosio's plans for the 2012 Formula 1 season is due within ten days, according to his manager. The 26-year-old Belgian lost his Virgin/Marussia seat after his de... Read More...