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Ryan Newman’s crash at Daytona a grim echo of Dale Earnhardt tragedy

As the minutes ticked by, the all-too-familiar dread grew. 

While Denny Hamlin celebrated a victory in the Daytona 500, emergency crews tended to the wrecked car of Ryan Newman, who’d been turned upside down and t-boned in the driver’s-side window.

No word came from Newman’s radio………………..Read More

Lewis Hamilton must wait for fifth world title as Kimi Raikkonen wins in United States

Mercedes let a victory slip through their fingers by delaying a second pit stop and Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen took his first victory for more than five years.

Hamilton’s title rival and Raikkonen’s team-mate Sebastian Vettel looked to have handed Hamilton the title early on when he spun battling with Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo……………….Read More

Wasn’t F1 in 2018 meant to be the Lewis Hamilton show?

The battle to become the first driver of the modern generation to win a fifth world title just got really interesting.

Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton started the season as the hot favourite to beat his rival Sebastian Vettel to the achievement, but the Ferrari driver now has a 17-point lead after victories in the first two races of the season………………Read More

Robert Kubica: Did he do enough to earn F1 return?

Williams appear to be in a bit of a pickle over their driver choice for the 2018 season.

The clear plan was for Robert Kubica to make a fairytale comeback seven years after the rally accident that left him with life-changing injuries and partner Canadian Lance Stroll, who is under contract…………Read More