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Recovering Kubica suffers another injury

Jan.12 (Reuters) Polish Formula One driver Robert Kubica, who has not raced since a near-fatal crash last February, was taken to hospital in Italy on Wednesday after slipping on a patch of ice and injuring hi... Read More...
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FIA says controversial brakes legal

Jan.12 (GMM) Ferrari is awaiting a clarification about Lotus' reportedly radical braking system for its 2012 car, Stefano Domenicali has revealed. It emerged this week that Lotus, formerly Renault, intends to... Read More...
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Construction ongoing at 2012 US GP venue

Jan.12 (GMM) The race track which will herald the return of the USA to the Formula 1 calendar this year is starting to take shape. The local Austin American Statesman reports that construction of the Circuit o... Read More...
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New Ferrari failed first 2012 crash test

Jan.12 (GMM) Ferrari's 2012 Formula 1 car, described as "not pretty" by Stefano Domenicali this week and codenamed 663, reportedly failed to pass the FIA's mandatory crash tests at the first attempt. The news ... Read More...
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Ferrari deny signing new Concorde deal

Jan.12 (GMM) Ferrari chiefs have denied reports the famous Italian team has already inked a new Concorde Agreement with Bernie Ecclestone. In the wake of Ferrari and also Red Bull's departure from the FOTA all... Read More...
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Rossi admires Schumacher longevity

Jan.12 (GMM) MotoGP great Valentino Rossi has admitted that he admires Michael Schumacher's sporting longevity. Seven time world champion Schumacher retired from formula one at the end of 2006 but returned t... Read More...
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Doubts linger over Trulli's 2012 seat

Jan.12 (GMM) A cloud of doubt still hangs over Jarno Trulli's race seat at Caterham for the 2012 season. In September last year, the Malaysian team - then known as Team Lotus - inked a new contract for the f... Read More...
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Webber says Spa alternation a sh*t idea

Jan.12 (GMM) Two prominent F1 figures have expressed disappointed at reports the Belgian grand prix at Spa-Francorchamps could become only a biennial event. It is reported that France's Paul Ricard is close ... Read More...
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F1 becomes part of Olympic family

Jan.12 (Reuters) Formula One's governing body announced on Wednesday it had joined the Olympic family, although there was no suggestion that motor racing could ever be part of any future Games. The Internation... Read More...
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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...