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Lewis Hamilton wins formula one's Singapore Grand Prix

Daniel Ricciardo has added another podium finish to his stunning formula one season, but British driver Lewis Hamilton won the Singapore Grand Prix to take the lead in the drivers championship from...

Jann Mardenborough has the right stuff to go from gamer to Formula One racer

Roar talent: Mardenborough had never raced a car before 2011.

Stephen Ottley Can you turn a computer game player into a real-life racing car driver? Yes, and he might even be good enough for formula one.

Channel Ten keen to retain formula one television rights

Channel 10

Mark Fogarty Channel 10 has declared its determination to retain the Formula 1 television rights for at least another five years from 2016.

Ricciardo tempers talk of formula one championship win

Daniel Ricciardo signs autographs ahead of a possible third-straight formula one championship win in Monza.

Jon Pierik While public expectations rise of what had seemed an improbable championship win, Australian Formula One ace Daniel Ricciardo has moved to banish such talk, heading into this weekend's race at...

Daniel Ricciardo proving the bargain buy in formula one

Sam Hall and Stephen Ottley If he wasn’t already regarded as the buy of the 2014 season, Australian formula one ace Daniel Ricciardo should be now.

Max Verstappen to become youngest ever Formula One driver

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Dutch 16-year-old Max Verstappen is set to become Formula One's youngest ever driver after the Toro Rosso team announced on Monday that he will replace Frenchman Jean-Eric Vergne in their lineup next...

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone always gets his way

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Tom Cary You have to give Bernie credit - he always gets his way.

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Nico Rosberg takes pole at British Formula One Grand Prix

On the level: Nico Rosberg took pole at the British Grand Prix.

Nico Rosberg claimed pole position for Sunday's British Grand Prix with a late fastest lap in the final seconds of a dramatic and shock-filled qualifying session on Saturday.

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Renault 'positive' for British Formula One Grand Prix

Mechanical machinations: Sebastian Vettel gets some pit-stop assistance during the Austrian F1 Grand Prix

Renault are adamant they head to Silverstone for this weekend's British Grand Prix with "a clean slate" following criticism by Red Bull team principal Christian Horner.

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Lewis Hamilton confident of spoiling German party at Hockenheim formula one event

Rev: Nico Rosberg, of the Mercedes-Benz team, prepares for the German GP at Hockenheim.

Daniel Johnson in Hockenheim German driver Nico Rosberg is leading the formula one world championship in a Mercedes-Benz heading into the German Grand Prix, but his British teammate Lewis Hamilton is generally faster and has...

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Lewis Hamilton crashes in German Formula One Grand Prix qualifying, Nico Rosberg takes pole

Oops: Lewis Hamilton looks sheepish as he returns to the pits after his crash in qualifying.

Nico Rosberg has put his Mercedes on pole position for Sunday's German Grand Prix.

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Brazilian veteran Felipe Massa thrives in Williams team's formula one revival

Ferrari Formula One driver Felipe Massa.

Daniel Johnson Brazilian formula one veteran Felipe Massa is smiling again as the iconic British team he joined this year, Williams, puts the dark days behind it to challenge its big rivals again.

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Pay $100 million and Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone is off the hook

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A German court ruled on Tuesday that Formula One tycoon Bernie Ecclestone can pay a $US100 million settlement to end his bribery trial.

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British racer Susie Wolff to get out on track with the formula one boys

Life in the fast lane: Scottish-born driver Susie Wolff.

Sarah Rainey On the eve of making formula one history, prospective grand prix racer Susie Wolff takes Sarah Rainey for a high-speed spin.

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Red Bull may quit formula one: Bernie Ecclestone

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Ian Parkes Formula one supremo Bernie Ecclestone won't be surprised if Red Bull billionaire Dietrich Mateschitz carries out his threat to quit the sport.

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Felipe Massa on pole for Williams in Austrian Formula One Grand Prix

Felipe Massa.

Williams driver Felipe Massa took his 16th career pole position on Saturday, setting up a duel with Mercedes in Sunday's Austrian Grand Prix.

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Daniel Ricciardo third-fastest in Chinese Formula One GP practice

Daniel Ricciardo

Australian Daniel Ricciardo was third-fastest in Friday's initial practice session for the Chinese Formula One grand prix as Fernando Alonso brought some welcome cheer to Ferrari after a troubled...

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Formula one faces blind corner as Bernie Ecclestone bribery trial begins

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Daniel Johnson A101 and B177. These are the Munich courtrooms where over the next five months much of formula one's near and distant future will be determined.

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Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone denies bribery at German trial

Bernie Ecclestone, the 83-year-old controlling business magnate in Formula One racing, waits for the first day of his trial for bribery to start in Munich.

Ryland James Munich, Germany: Formula One supremo Bernie Ecclestone went on trial in Germany on Thursday, denying bribery charges that threaten to land the British billionaire in jail.

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Mercedes formula one team enlist psychologist to stay in front

Daniel Johnson The Mercedes formula one team has turned to the sports psychologist credited with helping the All Blacks overcome their reputation as serial World Cup chokers in an attempt to maintain their dominant...