Jacques Villeneuve Newswire

Jacques Villeneuve Newswire

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  1. British rally champion targeting World RX debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 11 | Motorsport.com

    ... running headline drivers introducing new drivers to rallycross, including 1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve, who drove for the team in 2014. "Mark comes with a fantastic pedigree of three British rally titles and numerous China Rally ...

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  2. 2018 F1: Bottas 'only number 2 driver'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 3 | Paddock Talk

    That is the view of 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve, who is never shy to offer forthright views about F1's teams and drivers of today. "Mercedes won because they still have the best engine, but only Hamilton was able to take advantage of it.

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  3. Bottas only number 2 driver says VilleneuveRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 3 | GrandPrix.com

    That is the view of 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve, who is never shy to offer forthright views about F1's teams and drivers of today. "Mercedes won because they still have the best engine, but only Hamilton was able to take advantage of it.

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  4. Stroll certain he answered his critics in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 26 | Motorsport.com

    ... after winning the Formula 3 European championship, had a tough start with three successive retirements. Jacques Villeneuve was particularly critical of his fellow Canadian, suggesting the job he was doing compared to teammate Felipe Massa was ...

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  5. Top Stories of 2017, #10: Vettel loses his cool in BakuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 22 | Motorsport.com

    ... had originally suspected, contribute to Hamilton's subsequent headrest problem). This was probably why Jacques Villeneuve could dismiss it as no big deal, and why Jenson Button would subsequently urge F1 to "move on" from the episode, deeming ...

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  6. Why Montreal's Formula E future swung on an election resultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 21 | Motorsport.com

    ... attend very busy race meetings) and the lack of a local driver. The presence of a Patrick Carpentier or a Jacques Villeneuve to cheer for would have helped draw more spectators, undoubtedly. The double-header and championship-decider was held in ...

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  7. Bruce Arthur: Joey Votto's Lou Marsh honour an example of how you can win without winningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... country, and he looked at the list again. Since Gretzky, only two athletes have won it twice: auto racer Jacques Villeneuve (Walker correctly reacted on one of those occasions by saying, "I lost to a car,"), and Sidney Crosby, who was a finalist ...

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  8. Review: 2018 BMW M5 offers more than just speedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... the M5's potential, you'll have to find yourself a racetrack. Today, we've got Estoril, south of Lisbon. Jacques Villeneuve won the last Formula One race here in 1996. On the long main straight, the M5 easily reaches an indicated 245 kilometres an ...

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  9. Massa to race in 2018 Brazilian Stock Car openerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... championship." Other guest drivers who have competed in the so-called 'Race of Doubles' include Jacques Villeneuve, Nelson Piquet Jr and Lucas di Grassi. "The Race of Doubles is one of the great moments of Stock Car and sharing the car with Felipe, ...

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  10. Formula 1 inaugurates its Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2017 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... winners in attendance included not only Rosberg, but also Mario Andretti, Nigel Mansell, Damon Hill and Jacques Villeneuve. The event then moved on to two-time winners, including Damon Hill's father Graham Hill, Jim Clark, Alberto Ascari, Emerson ...

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  11. F1 legend Michael Schumacher's absence felt at inaugural FIA Hall of Fame inductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2017 | AutoWeek

    All 33 Formula 1 champions were honored with induction into the new FIA Hall of Fame during a celebration in Paris on Monday night. Nine of those former champions -- Jackie Stewart, Mario Andretti, Alain Prost, Nigel Mansell, Damon Hill, Jacques Villeneuve, Fernando Alonso, Sebastian Vettel and Nico Rosberg -- were in attendance.

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  12. F1: Nine world champions attend FIA Hall of Fame inductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | PitPass.com

    ... Lewis Hamilton . However, Jackie Stewart, Mario Andretti, Alain Prost, Nigel Mansell, Damon Hill, Jacques Villeneuve, Fernando Alonso , Sebastian Vettel and Nico Rosberg did make it, joining representatives and family of F1's other title winners in ...

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  13. Hospitality Financial Leadership - Overcoming Challenges - Niki LaudaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    ... the Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal, I met the three-time world champion driver Niki Lauda at the bar in Jacques Villeneuve's restaurant. The restaurant name was Newtown. Meeting Niki was a completely chance affair. I was having dinner with Johanne ...

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  14. F1 driver Lance Stroll knows he has to improveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Lance Stroll says he would give himself "8.5 out of 10" for his rookie season in F1. The 19-year-old rookie has been criticized this year, however, chiefly by 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve , who doesn't think Stroll has improved.

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  15. 2017 F1: Stroll not listening to 'haters'Read the original story

    Nov 17, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    Actually, the 19-year-old rookie has been roundly criticised this year, including by 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve who doesn't think Stroll has improved. "Looking at the season, I have to say there have been very challenging times.

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  16. See More StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | AutoWeek

    ... have to compete next weekend without crew chief Jason Burdett.NASCAR discovered ... - Past F1 champion Jacques Villeneuve calls Valtteri Bottas' performance "embarrassing" after the Mercedes driver was unable to turn a pole position into victory at ...

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  17. 2017 F1: Villeneuve, Montoya, question Kubica comebackRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    ... million in sponsorship collated in part by co-manager Nico Rosberg clinched the deal. 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve thinks Kubica's permanently injured right arm means the 32-year-old is a safety risk. "It's not just about the test where he ...

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  18. 2017 F1: Bottas must become F1 'killer'Read the original story

    Nov 16, 2017 | Paddock Talk

    ... Vettel. Lauda said little except to insist that Bottas "deserved second place" last Sunday, while Jacques Villeneuve said almost being caught in the race by Hamilton - who started last - was "embarrassing" for the 28-year-old. "When Ferrari turned ...

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  19. Williams says Stroll hurt by power deficit in BrazilRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    The Williams F1 team has revealed that Lance Stroll was hampered in the Brazilian Grand Prix by a lack of engine power, after being forced to revert to an older specification power unit. Stroll's struggles at Interlagos, where he came home a frustrated last as teammate Felipe Massa shone to finish best-of-the-rest behind the big three teams, raised a few eyebrows and drew fresh criticism from Jacques Villeneuve.

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  20. Stroll needs a slower teammate, says VilleneuveRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Lance Stroll needs a slower teammate to help improve his performance in Formula 1, according to former world champion Jacques Villeneuve. The Williams driver was running 14th but ultimately finished 16th in the Brazilian Grand Prix after picking up a flat spot that caused his left-front tyre to delaminate and forced an extra pitstop.

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