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1981 Canadian Grand Prix - Gilles Villeneuve never surrenders

The 1981 Canadian Grand Prix saluted what was to be Jacques Laffite’s sixth and final win in Formula 1, but the race will always be remembered for Gilles Villeneuve’s heroic drive.

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Paul Rosche, BMW’s legendary engine wizard for many years and the man behind some of the Munich company’s most successful racing projects, has died at the age of 82.

Gérard Ducarouge – 1941-2015

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Eric Boullier tribute to Francois Guiter

On behalf of all at McLaren, Racing Director Eric Boullier pay tribute to Francois Guiter died on this weekend.

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The incredible true story of Didier Pironi, the Formula One World champion that could have been.

Le Mans Classic: 7 Former winners for the 7th event

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Le Mans Classic: 7th Edition, high in the sky!

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2013 Le Mans 24 Hours Practice continues!

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Laffite doubts F1 return for Magny Cours

According to a former F1 driver Jacques Laffite the regional authorities have no desire to return French Grand Prix

ORECA celebrates 40 years of thrills in 2013!

Group Oreca has won in a wide variety of disciplines including F1 and F3, J-WRC, WTCC, Le Mans, Sebring 12 Hours and Daytona 24 Hours.

Kubica crash raises F1 danger dilemma

Shocking new details of Robert Kubica's rally crash have emerged.

Video footage of the car that was following the Pole's Skoda Fabia in the minor event in Italy, and newly emerged photographs, show that a length of armco barrier skewered the car from front to rear.

Currently sedated due to the pain, he will stay in intensive care for a few more days, before his other injuries are operated on. Reports have said Kubica lost 5 pints of blood after the crash and was initially in a "critical" condition.

Kubica's co-driver has criticised the roads and the front-impact safety standards of the car, but others argued that the highly paid 26-year-old should not have been competing at all.

"You've got to look after that investment," triple world champion and former team owner and boss Sir Jackie Stewart told the Telegraph.

"It's quite a challenge to stop drivers doing the things I believe are unwise leading up to a F1 season," he added.

Renault chief Eric Boullier, however, said the freedom to rally is so ...

Brawn at factory, not on fishing holiday - Mercedes

Mercedes has denied reports that, while more than 150 points behind in the constructors' championship, its F1 team boss is missing in action. The Cologne tabloid Express reported this week that while Michael Schumacher has been testing motorcycles ...

Volkswagen newsletter 2010-04-27

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Volkswagen newsletter 2010-04-18

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Jordan King tipped for the top

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EU Megane: Series Barcelona preview

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Brazilian GP: Renault preview

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BMW M1 Procar revival at Hockenheim

Past masters roll back the years. Munich. The F1 German Grand Prix programme this year will see the revival of the most spectacular single-make competition in motor racing history. The BMW M1 Procar series will be back at Hockenheim on 19th and ...

EU3: Monza: Qualifying 2 times

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EU3: Silverstone: Qualifying 2 times

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