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“Stewart”: feature-length documentary reviewed | Reviews

Fri, 12/30/2022 - 13:10
A new, feature-length documentary on Sky TV chronicles the F1 career of three-time world champion Jackie Stewart. But is it worth a watch?
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Records smashed and winning runs wrecked: The 2022 F1 season in stats | 2022 F1 season review

Fri, 12/30/2022 - 02:55
A 15-year continuous run ended for Lewis Hamilton, in 2022. And something happened this season that has not occurred in Formula 1 since 1979.
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Ferrari should have replaced Binotto years ago – Arnoux | RaceFans Round-up

Thu, 12/29/2022 - 19:01
In the round-up: Binotto should have been replaced sooner - Arnoux • Alfa Romeo 'one step' from McLaren • Old Dublin GP plans uncovered
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Twelve of the best ‘true’ single-seater passes of 2022 | Other motorsport

Thu, 12/29/2022 - 06:55
Who says the art of overtaking is dead? Here are 12 of the best single-seater passes of 2022 - without a single DRS press between them.
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FIA over-reacted to ‘porpoising’ concerns after Baku – Symonds | 2022 F1 season

Thu, 12/29/2022 - 02:15
Formula 1's chief technical officer Pat Symonds believes the sport's governing body went too far in its bid to reduce 'porpoising' after the Azerbaijan Grand Prix.
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FIA clampdown on political gestures ‘won’t affect much’ for Hulkenberg | RaceFans Round-up

Wed, 12/28/2022 - 19:01
In the round-up: FIA clampdown on political gestures 'won't affect much' for Hulkenberg • Drivers score Verstappen as top racer in 2022 • "Labrador" Leclerc overrated compared to Sainz - Coronel
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Bouncing was ‘breaking our engines’ at start of 2022 – Mercedes | 2022 F1 season

Wed, 12/28/2022 - 13:18
Mercedes had to overcome engine-related problems this year which were provoked by the serious bouncing problems they encountered with their W13.
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Verstappen and father explain why Monaco was “turning point” on route to title | 2022 F1 season

Wed, 12/28/2022 - 08:15
The Monaco Grand Prix was a pivotal moment on Max Verstappen's route to this year's world championship, according to the driver and his former grand prix-racing father.
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The ‘$5 million GP ticket’: Why Las Vegas is raising the stakes on F1 tour packages | 2023 F1 season

Wed, 12/28/2022 - 03:30
Promotion of next November’s Las Vegas GP is already in full swing, with ticket sales, demos, and casinos already advertising VIP packages.
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FIA right to curb F1 drivers’ political statements – Brown | RaceFans Round-up

Tue, 12/27/2022 - 19:01
In the round-up: FIA right to curb F1 drivers' political statements - Brown • Ferrari back Weug for Formula Regional move • Give GPDA more clout - Stewart
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Helmet rows, hot mics and more forgotten motorsport stories from 2022 | 2022 F1 season

Tue, 12/27/2022 - 02:15
Another dramatic and often controversial season of Formula 1 meant these curious and noteworthy stories from it and beyond tended to get overlooked.
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The RaceFans’ Caption Competition winners of 2022 | Caption Competition

Mon, 12/26/2022 - 06:55
As the year draws to a close, look back on the funniest entries that you all submitted to each of our Caption Competitions in 2022.
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Verstappen voted 2022 Driver of the Year by RaceFans readers | 2022 F1 season

Sun, 12/25/2022 - 07:00
RaceFans readers have voted Max Verstappen as their top driver of the 2022 Formula 1 season. But who else was picked as your Driver of the Weekend this year?
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Streiff, F1 podium finisher who was paralysed in crash, dies aged 67 | 2022 F1 season

Sat, 12/24/2022 - 04:02
Philippe Streiff, who reached the Formula 1 podium at his sixth attempt before his career was cut short by injury, has died at the age of 67.
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22 telling stats on every driver to race in the 2022 F1 season | 2022 F1 season review

Sat, 12/24/2022 - 02:15
What do the numbers tell us about the 2022 Formula 1 season? Here's a revealing statistic on each of the 22 drivers...
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McLaren entering top level sportscar racing ‘a matter of when not if’ – Brown | RaceFans Round-up

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 19:01
In the round-up: McLaren in sportscar racing a matter of 'when not if' - Brown • Stuck unimpressed Verstappen refused team orders • Alesi's 1991 Ferrari to go under auction
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AlphaTauri to unveil 2023 livery in New York City | 2023 F1 season

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 12:11
AlphaTauri will reveal their new livery for the 2023 season in an unveiling in New York City in the United States, the team have announced.
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2022 F1 driver rankings #1: Max Verstappen | 2022 F1 driver rankings

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 07:00
Max Verstappen entered into his first ever world title defence with a target on his back. He ended the year a double champion and the undisputed best driver of the season.
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2022 F1 driver rankings #2: Lando Norris | 2022 F1 driver rankings

Fri, 12/23/2022 - 02:15
Before the 2022 season began, McLaren signed Lando Norris to a three year extension. He spent every race weekend proving them right to do so.
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Mercedes’ early-season struggles “like a ghost was in the car” – Hamilton | RaceFans Round-up

Thu, 12/22/2022 - 19:01
In the round-up: Mercedes' struggles "like a ghost in the car" - Hamilton • Seidl hiring shows Audi are serious - Sainz Snr • Edgar moves to MP for 2023 F3
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