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Formula One Plans To Have Louder And Cheaper Engines In 2021

In news almost as big as the fact that Fernando Alonso has a kitten, Formula One officials announced their goals for the series’ revamped engine regulations for the 2021 season. Some of the biggest planned overhauls will be what fans have called for for years: louder engines and lower development costs.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Lewis Hamilton Is An F1 World Champion For The Fourth Time

Lewis Hamilton finished ninth place today at the Mexican Grand Prix in Mexico City after his tire was punctured by Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari. Vettel tried his best to come from behind after the crash, but it wasn’t enough, ultimately handing Lewis Hamilton his fourth World Drivers’ Championship.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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One Of Michael Schumacher’s Championship-Winning F1 Cars Is Up For Auction

Most details of seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher’s life and health have been understandably off limits for the last few years, but that isn’t the case for one of his former race cars. A Ferrari that helped Schumacher to win the 2001 title will be auctioned as “contemporary art” next month.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Here’s The Pass That Undid The Best Story From The U.S. Grand Prix

At the U.S. Grand Prix on Sunday, Red Bull driver Max Verstappen climbed from 17th all the way into third after a grid penalty. But the podium Verstappen took away on the last lap didn’t last long, since Formula One race stewards decided his pass on Kimi Raikkonen wasn’t fair. Here’s that pass, from every […]

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Lewis Hamilton Wins The U.S. Grand Prix But Doesn’t Clinch The F1 Championship

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton dominantly won the United States Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on Sunday, but Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel clawed his way back up to second in the finishing order to keep Hamilton from clinching the Formula One World Drivers’ Championship. More on this as we have it. Read more… Continue Reading […]

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This McLaren-Honda F1 Partnership Still Blows

McLaren finally tossed its partnership with Honda aside, meaning the team will have a new, different, hopefully slightly better Renault power unit for the 2018 race season. But the McLaren team still has to ride out (however much it can of) the 2017 season with a Honda power unit, which totally blows. Read more… Continue […]

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Watch Lewis Hamilton Beat Felipe Massa’s Record Around Suzuka At The Japanese Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton is fast and is now on track (ha ha) to secure his fourth FIA Formula One World Championship, which can partly be attributed to factors of his abilities like the record-setting pole lap he set at Suzuka for the Japanese Grand Prix.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Guy Who Knows Every F1 Team’s Confidential Future Plans Just Got Hired By The Renault Team

In about the biggest conflict of interest the sporting world could produce, the Renault Formula One team hired the person who oversaw all of F1’s technical development up until last month. That means he knows the confidential stuff other teams are planning, which is, uh, not good.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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