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F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone offers $36m for bribery trial to be dropped

Daniel Johnson Prosecutors in Bernie Ecclestone’s trial for bribery will have to decide whether to accept an offer of nearly £20 million for the criminal case against the Formula One chief executive to...

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Ricciardo's mates help celebrate F1 win

Daniel Ricciardo with his winner's trophy.

A few of Daniel Ricciardo's mates from Australia picked a "bloody good weekend" to visit him on a Formula One track.

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Lewis Hamilton 'shocked' at team orders during Hungarian Grand Prix

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY - JULY 27:  Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP speaks during the drivers' press conference after the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at Hungaroring on July 27, 2014 in Budapest, Hungary.  (Photo by Drew Gibson/Getty Images)

Tim Collings Lewis Hamilton said he was "very, very shocked" to be asked by his Mercedes team to move over and allow team-mate and title rival Nico Rosberg to pass him during Sunday's tumultuous Hungarian Grand...

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Daniel Ricciardo: a man in a hurry

Daniel Ricciardo celebrates his win in the parc ferme.

Mark Fogarty In little more than four months, Daniel Ricciardo has established himself as one of the most respected drivers in Formula 1.

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Daniel Ricciardo 'one of F1's best drivers'

'I was just as hungry for this second one and it feels just as good.': Daniel Ricciardo.

Daniel Ricciardo hailed as one of the best drivers in formula one after scoring his second grand prix win in Hungary.

Horner angry over F1 media's political questions

Red Bull team chief Christian Horner.

Red Bull team chief Christian Horner erupted when he was repeatedly asked about the race due to be held in Sochi on October 12

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V8 Supercars star Craig Lowndes leads a strong Australian contingent in Spa 24-hour race

Test of man and machine: Craig Lowndes is racing in this weekend's Spa 24-hour  race in a Ferrari.

David McCowen and Stephen Ottley V8 Supercars stars, including Craig Lowndes, are taking on the world at the Spa 24-Hour sports car race this weekend.

Ricciardo is going places in the ruthless world of F1

Daniel Ricciardo made his point on the track in his battle with Alonso..

Mark Fogarty The message is finally getting out that behind his toothy smile and easygoing nature, fast-rising Formula one  star Daniel Ricciardo is a ruthless racer.

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V8 star Jamie Whincup's season far from over

Jamie Whincup.

Mark Fogarty Although he has been seen to be struggling so far this season, defending V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup's statistics suggest otherwise.

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Lewis Hamilton's F1 pole hopes go up in smoke

Lewis Hamilton watches his pole position go up in smoke.

Lewis Hamilton's hopes of regaining ground in this year's Formula One drivers' world championship suffered a smoky hit on Saturday.

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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.

Daniel Ricciardo wins Hungarian Grand Prix

Speed merchant : Daniel Ricciardo celebrates victory in Hungary.

Australian Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo has beaten out Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton to win the Hungarian Grand Prix.

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V8 push for full field of 28 in 2015

Mark Fogarty.

Mark Fogarty V8 Supercars is looking to return to a full field next year as potential new entrants prepare to submit bids by the start of next month.

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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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Nico Rosberg coasts to first win in German GP

Hockenheim, Germany Nico Rosberg completed a memorable week for himself and his nation on Sunday when he cruised to his first win in his home German Grand Prix.

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Lewis Hamilton throws petrol on rivalry with Nico Rosberg

Daniel Johnson London: Lewis Hamilton's mastery on the track in winning the British Grand Prix was matched only by the deftness of the Englishman's comments as he left Silverstone, which suggested that all is not...

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Michael Schumacher's wife believes he's getting better: magazine

Michael Schumacher

The wife of Michael Schumacher believes the former formula one champion is getting better after emerging from his coma and being moved to a Swiss hospital last month, she told a German magazine.

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Marc Marquez makes it nine straight with win in German MotoGP

Marc Marquez leads Dani Pedrosa during the German MotoGP.

Sachsenring, Germany Spaniard youngest rider to win nine races in a row, breaking the 1984 record held previously by the late Englishman Mike Hailwood.

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Nico Rosberg extends F1 contract with Mercedes

Saying with the silver arrows: Nico Rosberg has signed a multi-year extension with Mercedes.

Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg has signed a multi-year contract extension with Mercedes ahead of his home German Grand Prix at Hockenheim this weekend, the team said on Wednesday.