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Nico Rosberg officially crowned Formula 1 world champion for 2016

December 5 2016 , 12:00 am

Rosberg receives Drivers’ Championship trophy at FIA Gala; Retiring driver confirms he would have continued into 2017 if he had lost title Nico Rosberg was officially crowned 2016 F1 world champion at the FIA’s prizegiving gala, just hours after announcing his shock retirement from the sport. Under F1’s rules, a driver does not formally become […]

FIA confirms 20-race 2017 F1 calendar

November 30 2016 , 12:00 am

FIA confirms 20-race 2017 F1 calendar The FIA has confirmed a 20-race 2017 Formula 1 calendar following a meeting of the World Motorsport Council in Vienna. The German GP drops off the schedule for next season with the Nurburgring’s financial problems meaning they couldn’t host the event and Hockenheim unwilling to stage the race two years […]

Future of Monza circuit secured with three-year deal

November 29 2016 , 12:00 am

The future of the Italian Grand Prix at the historic Monza circuit has been secured for the next three seasons. Monza has signed a new contract until 2019 with Formula 1’s commercial arm worth a total of 68m Euros (£60.5m). F1 will receive €22m in 2017 and 2018 and €24m in 2019, according to a […]

Nico Rosberg wins F1 title

November 28 2016 , 12:00 am

  Nico Rosberg wins F1 title as Lewis Hamilton wins in Abu Dhabi                         Hamilton won the Abu Dhabi GP driving slowly in an attempt to bring other drivers into the battle, knowing he needed Rosberg to finish below third. Hamilton was repeatedly told to speed up but told the team: “Let us race.” Rosberg […]

Ron Dennis sacked by McLaren

November 18 2016 , 12:00 am

Ross Dennis sacked by McLaren Dennis, 69, sacked after being told by fellow shareholders on Tuesday that he must give up his position as chairman and chief executive of McLaren Group. He did not want to step down and failed in a High Court bid last week to prevent McLaren putting him on ‘gardening leave’. In […]

Hamilton Wins Brazil for the first time to take title fight to Abu Dhabi

November 14 2016 , 12:00 am

    After two red flag stoppages and several safety-car-periods, it was Lewis Hamilton who won in an action packed race, which saw non – stop rain, multiple crashes, some almost fatal, Hamilton led a very controlled race at the front, with no attacks by Rosberg at the re start,  Rosberg not needing to take […]

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