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‘It looks like Viñales is very good with the new tyre. It looks like Marquez, with the race rhythm, is the man to beat’ – Valentino Rossi. Valentino Rossi’s new Movistar Yamaha team-mate Maverick Viñales has been hugely impressive during pre-season testing so far, but The Doctor believes Marc Marquez is still the man to […]

Pirelli avoids ‘cliff’ with 2016 F1 tyres.

Posted: 26th February 2016 by admin in Formula 1
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Despite suggesting that it would try to re-introduce the dreaded ‘cliff’ when it came to the degradation of its 2016 F1 tyres, Pirelli admitted during this week’s four-day pre-season test in Barcelona that it expects wear rates to be more gradual. Data from the test, which saw all eleven teams in action and ten with […]

Citroën commits to wrc future.

Posted: 19th November 2015 by admin in WRC, WTCC
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This morning, Citroën CEO Linda Jackson confirmed the decision to concentrate all the firm’s sporting efforts on the WRC, along with plans to make a fresh start in the sport it dominated between 2004 and 2012. “With eight world titles and a record 94 wins, Citroën has certainly enjoyed unrivalled success in the WRC,” said […]

Hirvonen retires from WRC

Posted: 6th November 2014 by admin in WRC
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Mikko Hirvonen has announced he will retire from the World Rally Championship following next weekend’s 2014 season ending Wales Rally GB. The Finn, who made his WRC debut on the Rally GB in 2002 at the wheel of a Subaru Impreza, has gone on to make 162 starts over a career spanning 12 years, notching […]

New challenge impossible to resist!

Posted: 4th October 2014 by admin in Formula 1
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Sebastian Vettel sent shockwaves through the Formula One paddock on Saturday morning in Suzuka when he confirmed he will leave Red Bull at the end of 2014.While the German admits departing the team with which he won four consecutive world championship crowns with was an extremely tough decision, he says the appeal of a new […]