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Formula One:Vettel looks to make 100th race an historic one

Formula One:Vettel looks to make 100th race an historic one | F 1 | Scoop.it
Sebastian Vettel can make his 100th Formula One race the United States Grand Prix an historic one here on Sunday by being crowned the young...

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Sebastian Vettel admits he was lucky not to be hit when Massa and Perez collided - SkySports

Sebastian Vettel admits he was lucky not to be hit when Massa and Perez collided - SkySports | F 1 | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Sebastian Vettel admits he was lucky not to be hit when Massa and Perez collided SkySports Sunday was only the second time Vettel has stood on the podium in 2014, but rather than feeling overjoyed the German expressed frustration after a...
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marcelo cavalleri's curator insight, June 27, 3:13 PM

The Red Bull Driver, Sebastián Vettel, had big fortune not being injured  as a consecuence of the  dangerous  crash between Williams ' driver Felipe Massa and  Sahara Force India ' s driver Sergio Perez which took  place three weeks ago in Canadian Gran Prix.  After  the judgement of F.I.A. (Federation of International Automobile) the Guadalajara' s boy was blamed for the accident.

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Plan to reduce Friday practices

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Formula 1 is planning to reduce the number of Friday practice sessions in order to reduce running costs for struggling teams.
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Ricciardo reprimand for dangerous pit-Lane driving | Latest Formula ...

Ricciardo reprimand for dangerous pit-Lane driving | Latest Formula ... | F 1 | Scoop.it
The first time in this season Daniel Ricciardo receive reprimand from stewards. The Australian involved a incident with Pastor Maldonado in FP1 of the Canadian.
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F1 Drivers Too Good for Their Teams

F1 Drivers Too Good for Their Teams | F 1 | Scoop.it
Despite the plethora of pay drivers hanging around the paddock, the Formula One grid is, by and large, a meritocracy. The best drivers usually end up at the best teams, while the lesser drivers populate the rear of the field...
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Sir Jack Brabham dies at age of 88

Sir Jack Brabham dies at age of 88 | F 1 | Scoop.it
Three-time Formula 1 World Champion Sir Jack Brabham has died aged 88. A statement from the Australian's family said that he passed away peacefully at his Gold Coast home on Monday morning.
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marcelo cavalleri's curator insight, June 27, 3:52 PM

The australian legend "Sir Jack Brabham" has parted. He was the unique driver that could win the championiship by a car built by himself. He raced in dangerous time of F1 and was an inspiration  to many australian younger drivers.  His three sons also followed his steps in motoracing but not successfully  as old Jack. The australian prime minister attend in his funeral and said Sr. Jack was a pioneer and that he was pround of him. Finally, his grandson, Mathew Brabham  shines  in  Indy Light category in USA, carrying the genes of his grandfather with him.

Stephanie Jaschek's comment, June 30, 4:03 PM
Very interesting! Unique=only . Capital letters for nationalities. "attend" (infinitive form) --> attended (past form)
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Mark Webber leads the tributes to Australian trailblazer Sir Jack Brabham

Mark Webber leads the tributes to Australian trailblazer Sir Jack Brabham | F 1 | Scoop.it
Mark Webber has hailed his inspirational countryman Sir Jack Brabham after Australias most successful F1 driver died aged 88. (RT @Formula1extra: #F1 Webber: "Brabham was inspirational".
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Mercedes fears Monaco advantage lost

Mercedes fears Monaco advantage lost | F 1 | Scoop.it
The Mercedes Formula 1 team fears that one of the biggest advantages it had at the Monaco Grand Prix may be wiped out because its 2014 car is so good
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Mercedes begins testing new F1 exhaust

Mercedes begins testing new F1 exhaust | F 1 | Scoop.it
Mercedes has started track-testing its experimental 'megaphone' exhaust, designed to make Formula 1 engines louder
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Red Bull deny deliberate intent after wing on Sebastian Vettel's car seen flexing - SkySports

Red Bull deny deliberate intent after wing on Sebastian Vettel's car seen flexing - SkySports | F 1 | Scoop.it
Red Bull deny deliberate intent after wing on Sebastian Vettel's car seen flexing
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Red Bull have denied any deliberate intent after a small wing on Sebastian Vettel's car was seen apparently flexing during Spanish GP practice.
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Ayrton Senna career in pictures: How the Brazilian driver became a Formula One legend

Ayrton Senna career in pictures: How the Brazilian driver became a Formula One legend | F 1 | Scoop.it
Thursday marks the 20th anniversary of Senna's death at the 1994 San Marino Grand Prix.
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F1: Vettel To Receive New RB10 Chassis For European Races

F1: Vettel To Receive New RB10 Chassis For European Races | F 1 | Scoop.it
Sebastian Vettel will definitely be at the wheel of a new Red Bull RB10 for the start of the European season.
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Montezemolo: Mattiacci is going to be at the helm for a long time, and I will be more hands on

Montezemolo: Mattiacci is going to be at the helm for a long time, and I will be more hands on | F 1 | Scoop.it
Ferrari President Luca di Montezemolo has played down reports Marco Mattiacci is only a short term stop-gap solution at the top of the Maranello based team.
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Todt: I don’t have the power to slow Mercedes down, other teams must catch up

Todt: I don’t have the power to slow Mercedes down, other teams must catch up | F 1 | Scoop.it
FIA president Jean Todt has promised to look into improving the sound of Formula One’s new engines but dismissed a change in the rules demanded by some teams.
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Rosberg and Hamilton raise their game as championship battle intensifies

Rosberg and Hamilton raise their game as championship battle intensifies | F 1 | Scoop.it
They may not have won in Canada, but there was evidence that both the Mercedes drivers, Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, produced performances which illustrated how much the pair have developed as drivers in recent times, as their title battle...
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marcelo cavalleri's curator insight, June 27, 3:28 PM

The line up Mercedes AMG drivers will fight until the end of the season. As we could see through it, the silver cars have a big advantaje over the rest, and maybe, the only team that could put in risk the title for  the german or the  british could be Red Bull Racing by means of the Perth' s boy Daniel Ricciardo. It is essential for the tin team that they solve the Renault  engine issues.

Stephanie Jaschek's comment, June 30, 4:03 PM
check the spelling of "advantaje". Check use of capital letters.
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Pirelli nominates tyres for upcoming GPs in Austria, Britain, Germany and Hungary

Pirelli nominates tyres for upcoming GPs in Austria, Britain, Germany and Hungary | F 1 | Scoop.it
Pirelli has announced its next four tyre nominations for the upcoming grands prix in Austria, Great Britain, Germany and Hungary.
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Hamilton puts Mercedes back on top - SuperSport (blog)

Hamilton puts Mercedes back on top - SuperSport (blog) | F 1 | Scoop.it
SuperSport (blog) Hamilton puts Mercedes back on top SuperSport (blog) Ferrari's former world champion Fernando Alonso upstaged the mighty Mercedes team by toping the timesheets in the morning session but Hamilton and Rosberg quickly restored order...
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Sauber drivers to wear special Monaco helmets for good cause

Sauber drivers to wear special Monaco helmets for good cause | F 1 | Scoop.it
As part of a charity campaign, Sauber F1 Team drivers Adrian Sutil and Esteban Gutiérrez will be contesting the Monaco Grand Prix wearing special helmets designed by world-renowned Brazilian pop artist Romero Britto.
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Monaco memories: Senna vs Mansell, 1992

Monaco memories: Senna vs Mansell, 1992 | F 1 | Scoop.it
Relive the famous battle between Ayrton Senna and Nigel Mansell during the 1992 Monaco Grand Prix.
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Pirelli: P Zero Red supersoft makes its 2014 debut at Monaco - Motorsport.com

Pirelli: P Zero Red supersoft makes its 2014 debut at Monaco - Motorsport.com | F 1 | Scoop.it
Modern Tire Dealer Pirelli: P Zero Red supersoft makes its 2014 debut at Monaco Motorsport.com Milan – Pirelli's P Zero Red supersoft tyres make their 2014 debut at Monaco, alongside the soft tyres that have already been seen in three of the five...
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Niki Lauda is Upset That Red Bull Renamed the Niki Lauda Kurve - Complex.com

Niki Lauda is Upset That Red Bull Renamed the Niki Lauda Kurve - Complex.com | F 1 | Scoop.it
Niki Lauda is Upset That Red Bull Renamed the Niki Lauda Kurve
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However, Red Bull purchased the curcuit and renovated it before selling the corner nameing rights to sponsors. Instead of the Niki Lauda Kurve, we now have the Pirelli Kurve.
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Hamilton takes lead in driver’s title with win in Spain

Hamilton takes lead in driver’s title with win in Spain | F 1 | Scoop.it
The Spanish Grand Prix was another comprehensive domination by Mercedes and the fourth win in a row for Lewis Hamilton who, with teammate Nico Rosberg in tow, nearly lapped the entire field.
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Christian Horner says it is improbable that Mercedes will win every race this season

Christian Horner says it is improbable that Mercedes will win every race this season | F 1 | Scoop.it
Christian Horner thinks Mercedes will be beaten this season, despite the Silver Arrows appearing a class apart from the rest of the field in the opening five races.
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F1 is pushing ahead with making new turbo engines louder

F1 is pushing ahead with making new turbo engines louder | F 1 | Scoop.it
Formula one is pushing ahead with efforts to make its new V6 engines louder. After decades of screaming, naturally-aspirated V12s, V10s and V8s, the markedly lower volume of this year’s energy-recovering turbo ‘power units’ was a shock.
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Plans for championship with ex-F1 drivers

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Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone is planning to set up a championship for former Grand Prix drivers.
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Alonso: The season is in its early stages and I think we can stage a recovery

Alonso: The season is in its early stages and I think we can stage a recovery | F 1 | Scoop.it
Fernando Alonso believes Ferrari can still be title contenders despite the Italian glamour team’s disappointing start to the Formula 1 season.
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