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Hamilton, McLaren Stay Perfect On F1 Qualifying Days
Saturday, 24 Mar, 2012 – 12:48 | Comments Off on Hamilton, McLaren Stay Perfect On F1 Qualifying Days

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Lewis Hamilton bagged his second pole of the 2012 FIA Formula One season Saturday, leading the second consecutive front-row sweep for Vodafone McLaren/Mercedes heading into the Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix.
Hamilton’s …

Button Starts Formula 1 Season With Victory In Australia
Sunday, 18 Mar, 2012 – 7:15 | Comments Off on Button Starts Formula 1 Season With Victory In Australia

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Jenson Button put his signature on what he termed “a very special year in Formula One” Sunday by scoring a flag-to-flag victory in the season-opening Qantas Australian Grand Prix.
One of …

McLaren/Mercedes Rules The Front Row At Aussie Grand Prix
Saturday, 17 Mar, 2012 – 7:58 | Comments Off on McLaren/Mercedes Rules The Front Row At Aussie Grand Prix

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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McLaren/Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button fired the opening salvos of the 2012 FIA Formula One season Saturday, when the former World Driving Champions swept the front row during …

Texas F1 Track On Pace
Sunday, 12 Feb, 2012 – 18:45 | Comments Off on Texas F1 Track On Pace
Texas F1 Track On Pace

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
RacinToday.com
Despite nearly two inches of winter rain this month, excavation work at Circuit of The Americas in Austin, Texas, continues on-pace for the facility scheduled to play host to its …

Barrichello Testing Indycar
Monday, 30 Jan, 2012 – 17:42 | Comments Off on Barrichello Testing Indycar
Barrichello Testing Indycar

Formula 1 veteran Rubens Barrichello drove an Indycar on Monday and said afterward that he is unsure if the drive would lead him to a job in 2012 with the Indianapolis-based series.
“We’ll see,” said Barrichello, …

F1 Begins Texas Ticketing
Wednesday, 25 Jan, 2012 – 8:27 | 2 Comments
F1 Begins Texas Ticketing

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AUSTIN, Texas – Circuit of The Americas has launched its ticketing process with a Select Seating Wait List for events beginning with the Formula One United States Grand Prix scheduled for Nov. 16-18, 2012.
Select Seating …

Sturbin: Ten Big Memories From 2011 Season
Sunday, 1 Jan, 2012 – 10:28 | One Comment
Sturbin: Ten Big Memories From 2011 Season

By John Sturbin | Senior Writer
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Completely sober when the ball in New York City’s Times Square dropped – and failed to land anywhere close to Lady Gaga – I admit to immediately clicking over to …

Pedley: Time To Describe Some Nouns
Monday, 12 Dec, 2011 – 10:31 | Comments Off on Pedley: Time To Describe Some Nouns
Pedley: Time To Describe Some Nouns

By Jim Pedley | Managing Editor
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Race fans, it’s an Adjective Day…
Curious – A lot of signs point to the hiring of David Ragan by Penske Racing. The job, of course, being to take the place …

COTA Officials: Texas Formula 1 Race Is A Go
Wednesday, 7 Dec, 2011 – 9:48 | Comments Off on COTA Officials: Texas Formula 1 Race Is A Go
COTA Officials: Texas Formula 1 Race Is A Go

Austin, Texas’s on-again, off-again 2012 date with Formula 1 appears to be back on again.
Officials of the Circuit of The Americas, the road circuit being built near Austin, announced Wednesday that they have reached an …

Texas F1 Promoter Meets The Press
Saturday, 19 Nov, 2011 – 8:50 | Comments Off on Texas F1 Promoter Meets The Press
Texas F1 Promoter Meets The Press

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AUSTIN, Texas – Embattled promoter Tavo Hellmund has admitted that organizers of the Formula One United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas, are in breach of contract over “multiple issues,” specifically a $25-million sanctioning fee …