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  1. F1 ACCESS31 Aug 2015 Do you remember... Mario Andretti's superb Monza comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    There has been a plethora of memorable stand-in performances in F1 racing's rich history, but for many Mario Andretti's emotional cameo for Ferrari at the 1982 Italian Grand Prix remains the finest of them all "Did I accept as a favour to Mr Ferrari? Well, sure, up to a point. But mainly I did it as a favour to me! Jesus, what kind of guy can say no to Ferrari at Monza?" Mario Andretti had been out of F1 proper for the best part of a year, racing IndyCars in his homeland, when he received the call from the Old Man.


  2. Then and Now - Tyre FailuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Formula 1 Blog

    When Sebastian Vettel's tyre failed at high speed on the Kemmel straight last weekend I was reminded of a similar tyre failure that occurred in Adelaide in 1986. The circumstances were somewhat different though, as was the outcome and the driver's reaction subsequently.


  3. Buemi, Prost confirmed with Renault e.dams for seson twoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 |

    Renault e.dams' driver line-up will remain unchanged from the inaugural season of the Formula E season, with race winners Sebastien Buemi and Nico Prost staying on for the 2015/16 campaign. Buemi and Prost clinched the 2014/15 teams' title for e.dams with a race to spare and amassed a combined total of four wins.


  4. 13 racecar drivers who were killed on the trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ABC2 Maryland

    Ayrton Senna of Brazil sits aboard the #12 Camel Team Lotus Honda Lotus 99T Honda RA166E V6 turbo during practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix on 11th April 1987 at the Autodromo Internacional Nelson Piquet Jacarepagua circuit near Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


  5. Frijns eyeing Andretti Formula E race seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 |

    Ex-Formula 1 test driver Robin Frijns is aiming to secure a full-time Formula E race seat with Amlin Andretti for season two of the championship. The Dutch driver is undertaking his first laps with the troubled Amlin Andretti technical package at Donington Park, and is believed to be up against Scott Speed for a seat next to Simona De Silvestro.


  6. F1 ACCESS24 Aug 2015 Guy Ligier, 1930-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 |

    Jacques Laffite Ligier JS5 scored the first podium finish for the Ligier team with a third place finish. Belgian Grand Prix, Rd5, Zolder, 16 May 1976 A A Sutton Motorsport Images : Patrick Depailler Tyrrell, who finished the race in eleventh position, was announced by Guy Ligier Ligier Team Owner as a Ligier driver for the 1979 season during practice.


  7. Brabham ready for IndyCar seat after Sonoma testRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 |

    Matt Brabham says he is ready for a full-time IndyCar seat, after a second proper test session for Andretti Autosport at Sonoma. Brabham, 21, tested as part of the Mazda Road to Indy programme, the rookie making his second proper test appearance after driving an Andretti car at Iowa recently.


  8. Hamilton reveals his dream teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 |

    Lewis Hamilton doesn't feature in Bernie Ecclestone's dream team, yet the Formula 1 boss has a spot in the Mercedes driver's all-star selection. The official Formula 1 website is running a feature called "Dream Team" where those involved in the sport are asked to select two drivers, one team boss and one car.


  9. Vishay Intertechnology Congratulates Nelson Piquet Jr. on Winning FIA Formula E ChampionshipRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | ThomasNet

    MALVERN, Pa. Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. extends its congratulations to Nelson Piquet Jr. for winning the inaugural season of the FIA Formula E Championship racing series.


  10. Hungarian GP Memories: Jenson Button grabs first grand prix win,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Daily Mail

    HUNGARIAN GP MEMORIES: Jenson Button grabs first grand prix win, Damon Hill stars for Arrows and Fernando Alonso sees victory wheel away in our Hungaroring picture special In a grand prix calendar which features long time historic favourites such as Monza, Silverstone and Monaco, it's easy to forget that few circuits can match the Hungaroring when it comes to staying power. For a long time it was simply known as the 'dustbowl' where overtaking proved nigh on impossible and processional races were common place.


  11. Carlos Ghosn with a Nissan Leaf electric car. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Carlos Ghosn, the fast-talking head of the Renault-Nissan alliance, is not keen to be drawn on targets for electric car sales. A 2011 prediction of 1.5 million Renault-Nissan electric vehicles by 2016 turned out to be wildly optimistic.


  12. Behind the scenes with Williams as Sportsmail joins F1 team inside...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Daily Mail

    There are two certainties that you will see in a Formula One paddock, one is Sir Jackie Stewart - and his absolute love for F1, while the other is Felipe Massa's son - and his absolute love for football. I spent Friday practice with the Williams Martini team at the British Grand Prix to see how the nine time constructors' champions conduct their business ahead of the Silverstone race.


  13. Vishay Intertechnology Congratulates Nelson Piquet Jr. on Winning FIA Formula E ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | GlobeNewswire

    Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. extends its congratulations to Nelson Piquet Jr. for winning the inaugural season of the FIA Formula E Championship racing series. Piquet, a native of Brazil and son of three-time F1 world champion Nelson Piquet, drove for the NEXTEV TCR China Racing team - co-sponsored by Vishay in partnership with Mouser Electronics - which finished fourth overall in the team standings.


  14. F1 ACCESS21 Jul 2015 Do you remember... Piquet's amazing overtake on Senna in HungaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 |

    F1 racing's historic first trip behind the 'Iron Curtain' in 1986 resulted in an epic dual between two Brazilian superstars - and one of the most celebrated overtaking manoeuvres of all-time... Approaching the Hungaroring's tight Turn 1 - the twisty track's only real overtaking spot - the prodigious youngster, bright yellow crash helmet peeking out from his pitch black Lotus, positioned his Renault-powered machine in the middle of the track, protecting the inside line. If countryman Nelson Piquet was going to pass him, he was going to have to do it the hard way: around the outside.


  15. F1: Horner calls for Procar revivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 |

    In 1978, plans were unveiled for a new series which would run during the European Grand Prix season, which would see F1 drivers at the wheel of the newly unveiled BMW M1 road car. Over the course of two seasons, 17 races were held, each as part of the Grand Prix support race package - an additional non-championship event was held at Donington in 1979, a charity event for the Gunnar Nilsson Cancer Fund.


  16. Formula One tweaks super-licence and engine rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | The Star Online

    Formula One approved changes to its power unit penalty system with immediate effect on Friday and also tweaked super-licence rules for 2016 to give more drivers a chance to enter the sport from other series. The governing International Automobile Federation announced the changes after a meeting of its World Motor Sport Council in Mexico City.


  17. F1 ACCESS04 Jul 2015 Maximum attack - the day Rosberg averaged 160mph around SilverstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 |

    As qualifying laps go, they don't come much more exhilarating than Keke Rosberg's two flying efforts at Silverstone in 1985. 30 years on, we remember a day when spectacular speeds were reached and records were broken "I got carried away, and that shouldn't be the case if you want to survive.


  18. BT Technology Delivering Improved Performance For Williams Martini RacingRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2015 | Freshnews

    The first results of BT's partnership with Williams Martini Racing are showing how BT technology is helping improve car performance with the team through real time pitstop practice data analysis, accelerated race video analysis, improved applications performance and real time telemetry. A new video case study can be streamed from .


  19. Button rules out electric switchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Sky Sports

    Jenson Button and Kimi Raikkonen have ruled out driving in Formula E series, explaining that the nascent series lacks sufficient excitement. The all-electric series' first season reached a dramatic conclusion last weekend when former Renault driver Nelson Piquet junior clinched the title with victory at Battersea Park in London, prompting British businessman and entrepreneur Richard Branson to predict that Formula E would overtake Formula 1 in the foreseeable future.


  20. All-electric Formula E racing gets its videogame debut in Forza 6Read the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 |

    Formula E might still be in its infancy but it is gaining new fans with every race. Now it is to star in a videogame for the first time, with every competing car from the 2015 season appearing in the latest Forza Motorsport.