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Force India F1 Car Almost Beat Montoya’s 2005 Top Speed Record

The 2017 Formula 1 cars are about 3 seconds a lap quicker than last year’s cars. That said, the cars from the previous F1 season were in no slouch either, as Sergio Perez demonstrated during the Mexican GP. Perez driving a Force India F1 car hit 370 km/hr (229.90 mph) on the front straight. The fact that he was in the slipstream of the car ahead did help gain speed. Add to that reduced drag from the DRS meant Sergio could build up even more speed. Sergio Perez clocked 370 kph…

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Big Change to Silverstone Circuit for 2017 Formula 1 British GP

The FIA made major regulation changes for the 2017 Formula 1 season with an aim to improve the quality of racing. As a result the cars have more downforce, grip and are considerably quicker than the 2016 F1 cars. Now, the organizers of the British GP have taken a bold decision further improve the F1 experience. Silverstone circuit in the heart of England has been the home of the British GP for years. Traditionally, cars have lapped around the 3.66 mile track in clockwise direction. In 2017, Formula 1 cars…

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MotoGP Champ Jorge Lorenzo Tests Hamilton’s Mercedes-AMG F1 Car

MotoGP champion Jorge Lorenzo got a rare opportunity to get behind the wheel of a championship winning Formula 1 car. Lorenzo drove Lewis Hamilton’s 2014 Mercedes-AMG F1 W05 Hybrid racer at Silverstone recently. The Spaniard is used to racing on two wheels and it took some warming up before getting into a Formula 1 car. Prior to heading out in the multi-million dollar F1 car, Lorenzo spent some time in simulator. He also got his hands on Formula 2 car from 2012 just to get the feel of an open-wheel…

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2016 F1 Champ Nico Rosberg Retires from Formula 1

2016 Formula 1 world champion has shocked world by announcing his retirement from the sport. Nico Rosberg was crowned champion following the Abu Dhabi grand prix last weekend. The 31 year old German driver’s illustrious career included 206 entries, out of which Rosberg has won 23 races and has finished on the podium 57 times. A career spanning 10 years, Nico Rosberg leaves the sport on a high note. After announcing his retirement, Rosberg said, “For me it is a very special day to receive the trophy this evening is…

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Sebastian Vettel Tests 2017 Pirelli F1 Tires at Fiorano

Sebastian Vettel was back at Fiorano testing the 2017 Pirelli F1 tire. Seb clocked 120 laps around Ferrari’s test track sampling all the rubber compounds and treads available for next season. The FIA has introduced a host of regulation changes for next year. These also include 25 percent wider tires at both ends. A larger contact patch means the 2017 cars will have more grip in the corners. We could hence expect high cornering speeds and some intense racing action. Following Vettel’s run in the modified Ferrari SF-15T, Esteban Gutierrez will…

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Apple In the Race to Buy Out Formula 1?

Formula 1 has been going through some rough times. The recent changes in regulations including budget restrictions haven’t gone well with the top teams. Even Bernie Ecclestone isn’t pleased with current state of the sport. Back in the month of March, The Sun published a story revealing Bernie’s plans to sell the 35 percent stake owned by CVC Capitol Partners. Now, according to recent rumors technology giant Apple Inc. is bidding to buy out Formula 1- writes senior F1 blogger Joe Saward. “I think CVC will make a decision on the…

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VIDEO: Car Throttle Grills Kimi Raikkonen

If you are looking forward to the Austrian GP tomorrow, you might want to checkout this video featuring Kimi Raikkonen. Car Throttle sat down with Kimi Raikkonen for quick Q & A and let me tell you, it’s hilarious. Apart from being a F1 world champion, Kimi has the least expressive face in the history of the sport. If you are wondering what Kimi drives when he is not racing, watch the video to find out. Also, have you wondered what was his first car? Car Throttle grills Kimi Raikkonen:

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Vettel’s first days at Scuderia Ferrari compiled in videos

The 2014 Formula 1 season drawn to a close, it is time to set our sights on the upcoming season. While most of the drivers are on their annual Christmas break, Sebastien Vettel who moved to Ferrari for the upcoming season was at Maranello to meet the team and to do some laps in the 2013 F1 car. The German F1 world champion grew following Michael Schumacher and dreamed of someday driving for the legendary team. The day finally arrived for Vettel as he took the the famous Fiorano circuit…

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Michael Schumacher Featured Motorsports 

Michael Schumacher out of coma. Discharged from Hospital

Michael Schumacher has been discharged from hospital where he had been kept under an induced coma for months now. The German Formula 1 legend is no longer under coma and according to the BBC, has left the hospital in Grenoble where he was being treated for injuries sustained after a skiing accident last December. Schumacher had suffered a severe head injury after he fell while skiing in the French Alps on December 29, 2013. Since then, family members and his fans across the world have been praying for his recovery….

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The Stig Lotus Videos 

The Stig breaks into Lotus F1 HQ

The Stig is usually spotted at the Dunsfold aerodrome where the Top Gear test track is located. Some say, he has to be chained inside a specially modified cage and recently, he has been spotted breaking into Lotus F1 headquarters in Enstone. The Stig then, is at large and dangerous. It is advised that you keep your supercars indoors or like how Team Lotus F1 found out the hard way, he might break into your garage as well. Lotus F1 was able to capture the Stig walking into their office…

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