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  1. Watson backs Villeneuve over GPDA letterRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2016 | INAUTONEWS

    Apr.13 Former F1 winner John Watson has backed Jacques Villeneuve in slamming the sport's current drivers. Although signed by the Grand Prix Drivers' Association , it emerged in Bahrain recently that a letter critical of the management and governance of formula one was actually supported by the entire grid of active race drivers.

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  2. GPDA letter branded 'a joke'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Sky Sports

    Former McLaren driver John Watson agrees with Jacques Villeneuve's comments that drivers should 'shut up' and not interfere with rule-making in Formula 1 Former McLaren driver John Watson has told the F1 Report that drivers should focus on their job and branded the Grand Prix Drivers' Association letter to Bernie Ecclestone "a joke". The GPDA penned a hard-hitting open letter to F1 stakeholders ahead of the Bahrain GP, calling for a restructuring of its own governance after a number of unpopular rule-changes.

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  3. GPDA letter a mistake - JohanssonRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2016 | INAUTONEWS

    Although signed off by the Grand Prix Drivers' Association , it emerged recently in Bahrain that the letter was in fact backed by the entire field of F1's active drivers. But some, like Jacques Villeneuve, have hit back at the drivers, with the 1997 world champion telling them to "shut up".

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  4. Now JV says drivers needs to shut up! JV of all peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Formula 1 Blog

    Just when I reference Jacques Villeneuve, 24 hours later he completely destroys my recollection of his outspoken stance on Formula 1 when he was a driver. It's like having a front wing torn off at turn one this season only to recall that Pastor Maldonado isn't on the grid or like suggesting that Lena Dunham should win an Oscar only to recall that she's got the acting range of a Daisy Air Rifle or like suggesting that I am a crap driver only to watch me set a lap record at Sonoma under the keen tutelage of Paul Charsley .

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  5. Kate and William begin royal tour of IndiaRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2013 | MacLeans

    ... stalled car on the starting grid. A marshal was killed at the 2001 Australian Grand Prix when Canadian Jacques Villeneuve's BAR Honda car leapfrogged another car and flew into a concrete retaining wall. The crash sent all four tires and other debris ...

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  6. Jacques Villeneuve: F1 needs to restore its credibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | AutoWeek

    Formula One must return to its glorious roots or risk collapsing, according to 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve. The French Canadian is just the latest in a long line of insiders, experts and pundits who are exasperated at the current off-track goings-on at the pinnacle of motor sport.

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  7. F1 must restore 'credibility' - VilleneuveRead the original story

    Mar 25, 2016 | INAUTONEWS

    Mar.26 F1 must return to its glorious roots or risk collapsing, according to 1997 world champion Jacques Villeneuve. The French Canadian is just the latest in a long line of insiders, experts and pundits who are exasperated at the current off-track goings-on at the pinnacle of motor sport.

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  8. Jenson Button in favour of halo device following Fernando Alonso crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... two of Formula One's other big crashes in recent times - involving Martin Brundle in 1996 and Jacques Villeneuve five years later - also occurred on the same bit of tarmac. The latter saw a track marshall killed after he was hit by a flying wheel. ...

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  9. Button believes 'halo' would have helped Alonso after Melbourne crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... two of Formula One's other big crashes in recent times - involving Martin Brundle in 1996 and Jacques Villeneuve five years later - also occurred on the same bit of tarmac. The latter saw a track marshal killed after he was hit by a flying wheel. It ...

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  10. Jenson Button in favour of halo device following Fernando Alonso crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Football.co.uk

    ... two of Formula One's other big crashes in recent times - involving Martin Brundle in 1996 and Jacques Villeneuve five years later - also occurred on the same bit of tarmac. The latter saw a track marshall killed after he was hit by a flying wheel. ...

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  11. Five things we learned from Australian Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | Sunday Herald

    ... difficult to think of a bigger accident - of which one has survived - in recent times. Martin Brundle and Jacques Villeneuve were both fortunate to emerge unscathed from huge shunts, coincidentally at the same corner as Alonso's incident, in 1996 ...

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  12. 2016 Australia GP: Pirelli Formula One F1 Practice RecapRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | Paddock Talk

    ... FP1 and FP2 today, all drivers combined. ** Per compound, all drivers combined. Pirelli fact of the day: Jacques Villeneuve, who would go on to become 1997 world champion, made his Formula 1 debut at the 1996 Australian Grand Prix exactly 20 years ...

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  13. Jacques Villeneuve: Drivers afraid to race without halos should just quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | AutoWeek

    Jacques Villeneuve has slammed Formula One drivers who are calling loudly for the introduction of the halo cockpit protection system. The story has split the driver camp, with Daniel Ricciardo telling Nico Hulkenberg recently to stop being a hero by arguing against the radical safety concept.

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  14. Channel 4 Formula 1 2016 coverage guideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Radio Times

    ... Coulthard. Then he blew up. So when viewers left us, Hakkinen was winning, Coulthard was second and and Jacques Villeneuve was leading, with no explanation." Yes, the BBC's F1 theme from Fleetwood Mac will remain when the sport makes the switch to ...

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  15. 'Afraid' drivers should quit F1 - VilleneuveRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2016 | INAUTONEWS

    Mar.18 Jacques Villeneuve has slammed F1 drivers who are calling loudly for the introduction of the 'halo' cockpit protection system. The story has split the driver camp, with Daniel Ricciardo telling Nico Hulkenberg recently to stop being a "hero" by arguing against the radical safety concept.

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  16. Clear progress from FerrariRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2016 | Sky Sports

    ... in the late 1980s, had long worked for some of Ferrari's fiercest rivals. The Briton was race engineer to Jacques Villeneuve at Williams when the Canadian beat Michael Schumacher to the 1997 title, and was most recently Lewis Hamilton's senior ...

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  17. F1 ACCESS15 Mar 2016 Spins, wins and first-corner chaos - 6 memorable Melbourne momentsRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2016 | Formula1.com

    Having staged its first Australian Grand Prix in 1996, Melbourne has been providing unforgettable memories ever since. From McLaren's famous case of 'after you Claude' to Jacques Villeneuve's dazzling debut, we look back on six of the best Albert Park moments The 2002 season was barely eight seconds old when Ralf Schumacher found his Williams hurtling skywards towards the Albert Park gravel, triggering a pile-up that knocked eight cars out of the race - including the Ferrari of Rubens Barrichello which had provided the initial launch pad.

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  18. Australian Grand Prix: Damon Hill celebrates 20th anniversary of his win in first Melbourne GPRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2016 | The Age

    ... of Hill's win, the initial Melbourne GP was dominated until the chequered flag by his new teammate Jacques Villeneuve. Making his F1 debut at Albert Park after winning the famed Indianapolis 500 and Indycar championship in America in '95, Villeneuve ...

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  19. IndyCar holds appeal for younger driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | St. Petersburg Times

    Over the years, IndyCar stars Jacques Villeneuve , Alex Zanardi , Michael Andretti , Sebastien Bourdais and others have left North America's top open-wheel series to take on Formula One. Three 24-year-old IndyCar rookies who will race in Sunday's Grand Prix of St. Petersburg have landed full-season IndyCar drives - Conor Daly with Dale Coyne, Max Chilton with Chip Ganassi and Alexander Rossi with Andretti Autosport - after having driven in F1 or its feeder series.

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  20. Toto Wolff sells remaining stock in Williams to US health execRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... won Williams's first race at the 1979 British Grand Prix. At the 1997 British Grand Prix, Canadian Jacques Villeneuve scored the team's 100th race victory, making Williams one of only three teams in Formula One , alongside Ferrari and fellow British ...

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