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Motor racing: Qatar to make its Formula One race debut in November

LONDON (REUTERS) – Qatar will hold a Formula One grand prix for the first time in November with a 10-year deal then starting from 2023, the Liberty Media-owned sport and local organisers announced on Thursday (Sept 30). The race, scheduled for Nov 21 at the floodlit Losail International Circuit, will form part of an unprecedented […]

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Formula One: Schumacher says Mazepin wants to beat him 'at any cost"

(REUTERS) – Relations between Haas Formula One rookie team mates Mick Schumacher and Nikita Mazepin hit a new low on Sunday (Sept 5) after the angry German said the Russian wanted to beat him at any cost. The pair clashed at the Dutch Grand Prix when Mazepin aggressively defended against Schumacher who was attempting to […]

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Motor racing: Verstappen wins Silverstone Sprint for British GP pole

SILVERSTONE, ENGLAND (REUTERS) – Max Verstappen took pole position for the British Grand Prix and made Formula One history by winning the sport’s first Saturday (July 17) sprint race to stretch his lead over Lewis Hamilton to 33 points. Seven-times world champion Hamilton will start alongside his Dutch rival in Sunday’s grand prix after finishing […]

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Formula One: Button warns Japanese rookie Tsunoda to watch his words

BARCELONA (REUTERS) – Retired world champion Jenson Button warned Yuki Tsunoda to watch his words after the Japanese Formula One rookie publicly criticised the performance of his AlphaTauri car in Spanish Grand Prix qualifying on Saturday (May 8). The 20-year-old has already acquired a reputation for swearing over the team radio, and at Barcelona’s Circuit […]

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Motor racing: Japanese rookie Tsunoda vows to attack in F1 debut

TOKYO (AFP) – Japanese Formula One rookie Yuki Tsunoda plans to throw caution to the wind when he makes his race debut next week in Bahrain, vowing to “give everything” in the season-opener. New AlphaTauri recruit Tsunoda outperformed his hero Lewis Hamilton and a host of others to clock the second-best time in pre-season testing […]