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  1. Jacques Villeneuve says F1 driver Lance Stroll's extra testing is 'circumventing the rules'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Past F1 champion Jacques Villeneuve says the private testing program being enjoyed this year by controversial Formula 1 rookie Lance Stroll is nothing short of cheating the system. After vicious early season criticism of the 18-year-old Williams driver, Villeneuve acknowledged that fellow Canadian Stroll took a big step forward in Montreal and Baku.

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  2. Villeneuve not sorry for Stroll criticismRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | GrandPrix.com

    Jacques Villeneuve has refused to apologise for his harsh outspokenness about his countryman Lance Stroll's performance in F1 this year. Stroll, 18, had lashed out at the "negative" 1997 world champion, after Villeneuve described him as arguably the sport's worst ever rookie.

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  3. Stroll's private testing not fair says VilleneuveRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2017 | GrandPrix.com

    Jacques Villeneuve has hit out at the private testing programme being enjoyed this year by controversial F1 rookie Lance Stroll. After vicious early-season criticism of the 18-year-old Williams driver, Villeneuve acknowledged that fellow Canadian Stroll took a big step forward in Montreal and Baku.

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  4. FIA declines to punish Vettel further over F1 Azerbaijan incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | AutoWeek

    ... a punishment previously handed to seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher in 1997 for contact with Jacques Villeneuve. "During the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, stewards officiating at the event issued a 10-second stop-and-go penalty to Sebastian ...

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  5. What punishment could Vettel face?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | Sky Sports

    ... In 1997, Michael Schumacher was excluded from the Drivers' Championship after colliding with title rival Jacques Villeneuve in Jerez, albeit at racing speed rather than behind the Safety Car. Should Vettel not agree with any decision, he would have ...

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  6. Villeneuve: Stroll podium doesn't change "pathetic" earlier formRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Former Formula 1 world champion Jacques Villeneuve stands by his criticism of Lance Stroll's pre-Baku performances, despite the rookie's breakthrough podium in Azerbaijan. Canadian Villeneuve, who works as an F1 pundit for both French and Italian TV, previously earned the wrath of media and fans in his home country by suggesting that compatriot Stroll was not doing a good enough job relative to Williams teammate Felipe Massa.

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  7. Villeneuve: 'They're going 10mph, who cares?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Formula 1 Blog

    I had a few people message me with pictures of the infamous collision between Formula 1 champions Michael Schumacher and Jacques Villeneuve back in 1997. The were kind enough to attach a picture of the incident and while I appreciate their sentiment, I don't think what happened in Baku is remotely related other than both drivers being German and in a red car.

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  8. Jacques Villeneuve offers take on Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton F1 feud because of courseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Whenever something controversial happens in Formula 1 , you can bet 1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve will have an equally controversial spin on it. Speaking with Autosport in the U.K., Villeneuve had some pretty strong opinions on the clash at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix between Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel -- where Vettel appeared to deliberately drive into the side of Hamilton , believing he had just been the victim of an illegal brake test.

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  9. 2018 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 1LE First Drive: Shocking Performance, Shocking PriceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Car and Driver

    ... was engineered into the car to allow owners to fine-tune their Camaros to their home tracks. At the Jacques Villeneuve-designed Area 27 in British Columbia, we ran 40-plus laps of the 3.0-mile circuit. It was the brakes-the iron-rotor units carry ...

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  10. Villeneuve: Vettel swipe was 'ugly' but no big dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Motorsport.com

    Jacques Villeneuve has come out in defence of Sebastian Vettel after the German's lunge at Lewis Hamilton in the Azerbaijan GP. Vettel swerved into Hamilton's Mercedes during a safety car restart in the Baku F1 race, believing he had been brake-tested by the Briton in the preceding corner.

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  11. 5 things we learned from the Azerbaijan Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Haringey Independent

    ... At 18 years and 239 days, he is the youngest rookie to step on the podium, and the first Canadian since Jacques Villeneuve 16 years ago. Fernando P19 a i P9. Great drive from @alo_oficial as he brings home points from a memorable #AzerbaijanGP . Y ...

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  12. Papers savage 'childish' VettelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Sky Sports

    ... that the 'clearest precedent of what happened in Baku' was 20 years ago in Jerez, when Schumacher and Jacques Villeneuve collided. In this instance, Vettel's countryman was punished for "unsportsmanlike conduct' and disqualified from the Drivers' ...

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  13. Canada's Lance Stroll defies critics with impressive podium in AzerbaijanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... European Formula 3 championship by a large margin. Stroll, the first Canadian in F1 since 1997 champion Jacques Villeneuve, is also the first Canadian to make an F1 podium since Villeneuve was third at the 2001 German Grand Prix. Ironically, it's ...

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  14. Record-breaker Stroll realises Formula One dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | The Star Online

    ... be tricky to keep the pace." Stroll's victory makes him the first Canadian to finish on the podium since Jacques Villeneuve came third -- the last of his 23 podium finishes -- in the German Grand Prix in 2001. "It's tricky with the tyres to get good ...

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  15. Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic F1 Azerbaijan Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | AutoWeek

    ... finisher in a rookie season at 18 years and 239 days and the first Canadian to stand on the podium since Jacques Villeneuve in 2001. "Just lost out there at the end, I think that was one of the closest finishes of all time. We were side by side over ...

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  16. Seven things you missed from the Azerbaijan Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... older than Verstappen. The 18-year-old's top three finish was also the first by a Canadian driver since Jacques Villeneuve at the 2001 German Grand Prix. Having held a gig in Baku this week, Mariah Carey decided to soak in the atmosphere ahead of ...

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  17. Daniel Ricciardo wins chaotic Azerbaijan GP; Canadaa s Lance Stroll finishes thirdRead the original story

    Jun 25, 2017 | Medincine Hat News

    ... describe how I feel, it's beyond amazing." Stroll is the first Canadian to finish on an F1 podium since Jacques Villeneuve finished third at the German Grand Prix in 2001. In a stop-start race, the safety car came out three times in quick succession ...

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  18. Lance Stroll scores career best F1 starting spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2017 | AutoWeek

    Lance Stroll --dubbed the 'worst rookie in Formula 1 history' by Jacques Villeneuve -- enjoyed a career best qualifying in Azerbaijan Saturday, outqualifying teammate Felipe Massa for the first time this season. Having scored the first points of his Formula 1 career at his home Grand Prix in Canada last time out, Stroll looked a completely different prospect as he took seventh place on the grid.

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  19. F1 (tm) 2017 to Feature Two Classic Williams CarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Gamasutra

    ... successful car of the 1996 season, winning 12 of the 16 races, with Damon Hill triumphing eight times to Jacques Villeneuve's four, winning Hill the Drivers' Championship title, and Williams the Constructors' Championship. Claire Williams, Deputy ...

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  20. Mayert takes reins as WESCAR presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | Prince George Citizen

    ... racing club in the south Okanagan in Oliver, a track designed by former Formula One champion Jacques Villeneuve and built by Seibert's dad Trevor. (see www.area27.ca). "Maybe one day we're hoping we can take the WESCAR series there and that would be ...

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