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  1. 2017 Australia GP: Haas F1 Formula One F1 Race PreviewRead the original story

    Friday | Paddock Talk

    ... finish, Magnussen joined an exclusive group of drivers who claimed a podium in their Formula One debut. Jacques Villeneuve did it in 1996 (second) and Lewis Hamilton did it in 2007 (third). Both accomplished the feat in the Australian Grand Prix. ...

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  2. 2017 F1: Mercedes 'interested' in Vettel ?Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | Paddock Talk

    ... up to scratch until now. "Vettel is one of the best and the smartest in the field," 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve told Germany's Auto Bild. However, some think Vettel was actually equalled or even bettered on a personal level in 2016 by his ...

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  3. 2017 F1: Raikkonen to shine in 2017 ?Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | Paddock Talk

    ... and results in 2016, Raikkonen regularly looked the most competitive Ferrari driver. 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve told Auto Bild: "Kimi drives as he talks -- cool, controlled and focused only on what is important. All logos and trademarks ...

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  4. 2017 F1: Stroll debut 'could be dangerous'Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | Paddock Talk

    Jacques Villeneuve has changed his tune about the F1 debut this weekend of his 18-year-old Canadian countryman Lance Stroll. Earlier, the 1997 world champion defended Stroll's arrival at the highest class of motor racing at such a young age.

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  5. Mercedes interested in Vettel says MarkoRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 23 | GrandPrix.com

    ... up to scratch until now. "Vettel is one of the best and the smartest in the field," 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve told Germany's Auto Bild. However, some think Vettel was actually equalled or even bettered on a personal level in 2016 by his ...

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  6. Canadian rookie Lance Stroll off to the races with Formula One debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Globe and Mail

    ... ace who died in a crash at the 1982 Belgian Grand Prix. "I also saw Gilles' brother Jacques and his son Jacques Villeneuve (the 1997 F1 champion for Williams) take lessons here. Stroll's racing education was later taken on by Hugo Mousseau, who met ...

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  7. Canadian rookie Stroll geared up for Formula One debut with WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | The Chronicle-Journal

    ... ace who died in a crash at the 1982 Belgian Grand Prix. "I also saw Gilles' brother Jacques and his son Jacques Villeneuve (the 1997 F1 champion for Williams) take lessons here. Stroll's racing education was later taken on by Hugo Mousseau, who met ...

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  8. Canadian rookie Lance Stroll set for Formula One debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 22 | Globe and Mail

    ... ace who died in a crash at the 1982 Belgian Grand Prix. "I also saw Gilles' brother Jacques and his son Jacques Villeneuve (the 1997 F1 champion for Williams) take lessons here. Stroll's racing education was later taken on by Hugo Mousseau, who met ...

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  9. F1: Australian GP: Preview - HaasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | PitPass.com

    ... finish, Magnussen joined an exclusive group of drivers who claimed a podium in their Formula One debut. Jacques Villeneuve did it in 1996 (second) and Lewis Hamilton did it in 2007 (third). Both accomplished the feat in the Australian Grand Prix. ...

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    Thursday Mar 16 | Python

    ... 1982. Gilles is considered one of best driver despite he never won the World Championship, something that Jacques Villeneuve, his son, did in 1998. In 1980's decade, F1 teams kept their numbers unless they were champions. This made Ferrari, the most ...

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  11. Motor racing: Lowe joins Williams as technical head and shareholderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Reuters

    ... Williams said Lowe's arrival was a boost for a team that last won a Formula One title with Canadian Jacques Villeneuve in 1997. The current line-up also includes a Canadian, 18-year-old rookie Lance Stroll, alongside Brazilian veteran Felipe Massa ...

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  12. django-driver27 0.19.4Read the original story

    Saturday Mar 11 | Python

    ... 1982. Gilles is considered one of best driver despite he never won the World Championship, something that Jacques Villeneuve, his son, did in 1998. In 1980's decade, F1 teams kept their numbers unless they were champions. This made Ferrari, the most ...

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  13. Exclusive: Emerson Fittipaldi talks about his Indy car career, the EF7, oranges and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | AutoWeek

    ... wins, including two in the Indianapolis 500, and one championship. With Mario Andretti, Nigel Mansell and Jacques Villeneuve the younger, Fittipaldi forms an elite club of racers who have won both F1 and Indy car championships. At 70, Fittipaldi is ...

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  14. Jacques Villeneuve pleased with new Formula 1 directionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | AutoWeek

    Formula 1 purist Jacques Villeneuve says he is happy with what he is seeing at the Barcelona test. The 1997 world champion was one of the fiercest critics of the former technical regulations, characterized by fuel saving, degrading tires and low cornering speeds.

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  15. 2017 F1: Villeneuve backs Stroll sponsor dealRead the original story

    Friday Mar 10 | Paddock Talk

    Jacques Villeneuve has defended a new sponsorship deal agreed between the Williams team and the Canadian business jet company Bombardier. In the Canadian press, Bombardier's backing of Lance Stroll was criticised on the basis that the company has received state funding, while Stroll's father is a billionaire.

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  16. Villeneuve backs Stroll sponsor dealRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 9 | GrandPrix.com

    Jacques Villeneuve has defended a new sponsorship deal agreed between the Williams team and the Canadian business jet company Bombardier. In the Canadian press, Bombardier's backing of Lance Stroll was criticised on the basis that the company has received state funding, while Stroll's father is a billionaire.

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  17. F1 Canadian Grand Prix confirmed until 2029Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 1 | Daily Mail

    ... with Williams, the circuit in 2017 will have a Canadian to cheer on for the first time in 11 years since Jacques Villeneuve's final season with BMW-Sauber. Michael Schumacher, pictured after his 2014 triumph in Montreal, holds the record for most ...

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  18. Why many use Toronto's auto show as research for car buyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    ... Grand Prix at Mosport (now called Canadian Tire Motorsport Park), east of Toronto. The display includes Jacques Villeneuve's 1997 Williams, driven the year he won the world title, and a 1978 Ferrari driven by his legendary father, Gilles, a Benetton ...

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  19. Lance Stroll is so much more than just another F1 pay driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | AutoWeek

    ... as rich as anything, but you still can't race in Formula 1 -- and they aren't for sale. Fellow Canadian Jacques Villeneuve says that Lance should not be judged on his money. "Money does not buy you talent," he says. "But also, paying does not mean ...

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  20. SMP Racing opts for AVF tie-in after "not acceptable" first yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    ... in an unsuccessful bid to join the Formula 1 grid in 2011 as it paired up with former world champion Jacques Villeneuve. "I feel so proud of this cooperation with [series boss] Jaime Alguersuari and his fantastic organisation," Pinton said. "By ...

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