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Massa still taking piss out of Ricciardo

Too good. RED Bull’s 2016 Monaco Grand Prix pit stop disaster continues to haunt Aussie driver Daniel Ricciardo. F1 star Felipe Massa has taken another light-hearted dig at Ricciardo with a cheeky Facebook video that will sting the 27-year-old Perth product for more than one reason. There is considerable history …

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F1 warning: ‘Hamilton kills drivers’

Lewis Hamilton wants to crush all his rivals, including his teammate. VALTTERI BOTTAS has been sent a chilling warning about his Formula One career as he prepares to go head to head with “killer” Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton’s dad, Anthony, says his son’s sheer speed and determination to win makes him …

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F1’s most anticipated reveals confirmed

What will Daniel Ricciardo’s Red Bull look like in 2017? F1 WILL usher in a new era in February when the all-new 2017 cars are unveiled following the sport’s rules overhaul. With big changes to aerodynamic rules, and the introduction of wider tyres, expected to produce cars which look visibly …

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De Silvestro prepared to learn on the job

Supercars: Swiss driver Simona de Silvestro speaks to Alissa Smith about her 2017 down under with Nissan. De Silvestro is the first fulltime female driver. THEY say the red ones go faster. And that’s exactly what the first fulltime female Supercars driver hopes rings true. Simona De Silvestro yesterday unveiled …

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Watch: Vettel has F1’s first crash of 2017

Sebastian Vettel has had the first F1 crash of 2017. SEBASTIAN Vettel’s first day of F1 track action in 2017 ended prematurely after he crashed during a wet tyre test for Pirelli at Ferrari’s Fiorano circuit. Driving the 2015 SF15-T in artificial wet conditions, the four-time champion crashed into the …

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Supercars driver breaking new ground

Supercars: Swiss driver Simona de Silvestro speaks to Alissa Smith about her 2017 down under with Nissan. GROUNDBREAKING female Supercars driver Simona de Silvestro says there has never been a better time for women in sport and is determined to be a role model and provider of support. De Silvestro, …

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Hungry Whincup won’t be Holden back

Motorsport: Stefan Peterhansel has won his 13th Dakar Rally to make it his 7th title in a car. Van Gisbergen is ready for the challenge. SIX time Supercars champion Jamie Whincup says watching teammate Shane van Gisbergen race to his maiden championship has made him hungrier than ever to reclaim …

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F1 takeover near completion after vote

Formula 1’s sale has been approved in a vote by the FIA. THE takeover of Formula 1 is nearing completion after the FIA approved Liberty Media’s purchase of the sport. In a meeting of the World Motor Sport Council in Geneva on Wednesday, F1’s governing body unanimously voted through the …

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New tyre test to happen behind closed doors

Supercars has released details on Sydney tyre test. SUPERCARS has confirmed the format for the preseason tyre test at Sydney Motorsport Park on February 21. The day, which will not be open to the public, is expected to see most teams get their first full hitout on the new construction …

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Formula 1 legend ‘stable’ in hospital

Sir Stirling Moss at Goodwood in 2015. BRITISH Formula 1 driving great Stirling Moss remained hospitalised in Singapore on Saturday, almost a month after being admitted with a serious chest infection, a statement on his website revealed. The 87-year-old, winner of 16 Grands Prix and four times a runner-up in …

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