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Justin Wilson:after crash British IndyCar driver dies

Justin Wilson:after crash British IndyCar driver dies

British driver Justin Boyd Wilson has died after being struck by flying debris and suffering a serious head injury in Sunday’s Pocono IndyCar 500 race. Wilson was airlifted to hospital from the Pocono Raceway in Pennsylvania after Sage Karam’s car spun and crashed in front of him on lap 179 of 200. Debris from Karam’s car hit ex-Formula 1 driver Wilson, 37, …

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Hamilton crashing car

Hamilton crashing car

Lewis Hamilton crashes Mercedes during the test in Jerez. As he set the second fastest time of the day, the F1 driver slid into the barriers at the hairpin at the end of the back straight. But fortunately, he was not injured after ploughing across a gravel trap into a tyre wall. On the team’s Twitter account Mercedes said: «Lewis is back …

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Ferrari F138 revealed

Ferrari F138 revealed

Ferrari revealed their new F138 car. They admit that they have to change their recent trend and perform from the start of the season. Stefano Domenicali, team boss, said: «The key objective we have is of immediately delivering a competitive car.» Alonso said the big teams will dominate and Ferrari «have to be one of them». Alonso said he did not …

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Alonso dismissing criticism aimed at him

Alonso dismissing criticism aimed at him

Fernando Alonso has dismissed criticism aimed at him by Red Bull motorsport’s advisor Helmut Marko. The advisor said the Spaniard was «busy with politics and funny comments», something which he felt affected his title bid. But Alonso said on his Twitter account: «I enjoy reading Red Bull. Still think we will be the strongest rival for next year! And this even …

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Japanese celebrating super weekend in sport

Japanese celebrating super weekend in sport

Japan celebrated a super weekend in sport. Kei Nishikori made history as the first home player to win the Japan Open and Formula One driver Kamui Kobayashi finished third-place at the grand prix held in Suzuka, only the third Japanese to take a podium spot. The two made front-page headlines on Monday for their respective feats at home.

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Schumacher says «goodbye» to Formula 1

Schumacher says «goodbye» to Formula 1

As we already mentioned previously Schumacher was to be replaced by the seven-time world champion at Mercedes from next year and linked with a move to Sauber for 2013 but has decided to end an F1 career that began in 1991.

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Schumacher switches to Sauber

Schumacher switches to Sauber

After Schumacher opts not to sign another contract with Mercedes he has been linked with a sensational return to former team Ferrari, or a switch to the much smaller Sauber outfit. The 43-year-old driver will be replaced at famous German marque Mercedes by the 2008 drivers’ champion Lewis Hamilton after the latter confirmed he is to leave McLaren.

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McLaren have finally admitted that they have offered Lewis Hamilton less money

McLaren have finally admitted that they have offered Lewis Hamilton less money

According to reports last week, Hamilton has been offered just two-thirds of his current £15m-a-year deal by McLaren, while Mercedes are believed to have offered more than £20m. McLaren’s team principal Martin Whitmarsh is sure that Hamilton will want more money, but they are not likely to pay him the money he wants. Whitmarsh said: «That is how business normally works.» …

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Williams: Bahrain cancellation good for teams

Williams: Bahrain cancellation good for teams

The Bahrain authorities decided on Monday to postpone the March 13 race due to bloody anti-government street protests in the country. Australia will now host the opener on March 27, with a pre-season test scheduled for Barcelona’s Circuit de Catalunya from March 8-11 before that race at Melbourne’s Albert Park. «I think it just gives you a lot more time …

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