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Alguersuari not interested in HRT drive

Jan.8 (GMM) Recently axed Jaime Alguersuari has "definitely ruled out" contemplating a switch to the HRT team for the 2012 Formula 1 season. At the end of only his second full season on the grid, the 21-year... Read More...
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Verstappen charged with attempted murder

Jan.8 (PVM) Former grand prix driver Jos Verstappen has been charged with attempted murder after his arrest last week. Dutchman Verstappen was arrested last week in Roermond (southern Netherlands) after bein... Read More...
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Senna plays down Williams reports

Jan.6 (GMM) Sidelined Bruno Senna has played down reports he is set to secure a race seat at Williams for the 2012 season. It is rumoured the 28-year-old Brazilian, whose late uncle Ayrton was killed at the ... Read More...
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Buemi eyes Le Mans and 2013 F1 race seat

Jan.6 (GMM) Sebastien Buemi has revealed he might contest Le Mans this year in addition to being Red Bull's official reserve driver. The 23-year-old Swiss has been handed a lifeline by the world championship... Read More...
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September date set for 2013 French GP

Jan.6 (GMM) France's return to the Formula 1 calendar is now so close to confirmation that even a provisional race date has been penciled in to the 2013 calendar. It emerged just before Christmas that, with th... Read More...
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Mercedes no longer has McLaren stake

Jan.6 (GMM) Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler no longer owns a share of the McLaren team, according to media reports. McLaren, still powered by the marque's Brixworth-built engines, began its association with Merce... Read More...
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Valencia seeking lower F1 race fee

Jan.6 (GMM) The government of Valencia will ask Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone to amend the current contract for the port city's street European grand prix. "Major events are no longer possible in... Read More...
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Hamilton envies Button's technical team

Jan.6 (GMM) A key to Jenson Button's success last season was his smart relationship with technical members of the McLaren team. That is the claim of Button's teammate Lewis Hamilton, who was uncharacteristic... Read More...
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Buemi also Toro Rosso reserve in 2012

Jan.6 (GMM) After recently losing his Toro Rosso race seat Sebastien Buemi has been given a lifeline by being made, not only, the Red Bull official reserve driver but also the Toro Rosso's reserve driver in t... Read More...
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Raikkonen keeps cool amid F1 gossip

Jan.6 (GMM) Kimi Raikkonen insists the "noise" surrounding his return to Formula 1 does not bother him as he continues to grab headlines since announcing his comeback. On the one hand, the 2007 world champio... Read More...