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Jan 27, 2015

Red Bull flat out as first F1 test looms

MILTON KEYNES, England (Reuters) – Former champions Red Bull are rushing to get their new Formula One car ready for Sunday’s first pre-season test in Spain but there is still plenty of work to be done, team principal Christian Horner said on Tuesday.

“Not yet,” he replied when asked whether the new RB 11 was ready to run in Jerez. “We’re flat out into car build at the moment.

Jan 27, 2015

Motor racing-Red Bull flat out as first F1 test looms

MILTON KEYNES, England, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Former champions Red Bull are rushing to get their new Formula One car ready for Sunday’s first pre-season test in Spain but there is still plenty of work to be done, team principal Christian Horner said on Tuesday.

“Not yet,” he replied when asked whether the new RB 11 was ready to run in Jerez. “We’re flat out into car build at the moment.

Jan 27, 2015

Formula One – Ricciardo gets into top gear for F1 title battle

MILTON KEYNES, England (Reuters) – Daniel Ricciardo reckons he can take one title off Lewis Hamilton this year — and mount a proper crack at the Briton’s Formula One crown as well — after being best of the rest to Mercedes in 2014.

The smiling Australian is set to appear on the popular Top Gear television programme’s ‘star in a reasonably priced car’ competition next month, with double world champion Hamilton setting the lap record two years ago in a Suzuki Liana.

Jan 27, 2015

Motor racing-Ricciardo gets into top gear for F1 title battle

MILTON KEYNES, England, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Daniel Ricciardo reckons he can take one title off Lewis Hamilton this year — and mount a proper crack at the Briton’s Formula One crown as well — after being best of the rest to Mercedes in 2014.

The smiling Australian is set to appear on the popular Top Gear television programme’s ‘star in a reasonably priced car’ competition next month, with double world champion Hamilton setting the lap record two years ago in a Suzuki Liana.

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‘F1 in Schools’ a class act for budding boffins

LONDON (Reuters) – When John Surtees was a boy, his motorcycle dealer father came home one evening with news that would change his life.

“It was just after the war and he said: ‘Lad, I’ve sorted out those spanners for you. That’s your set. And there’s a tea chest and if you can put together what’s inside it you can ride it,” the 1964 Formula One champion recalled in an interview with Reuters.

Jan 27, 2015

Motor racing-’F1 in Schools’ a class act for budding boffins

LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – When John Surtees was a boy, his motorcycle dealer father came home one evening with news that would change his life.

“It was just after the war and he said: ‘Lad, I’ve sorted out those spanners for you. That’s your set. And there’s a tea chest and if you can put together what’s inside it you can ride it,” the 1964 Formula One champion recalled in an interview with Reuters.

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      "I am Reuters London-based motor racing correspondent, writing mostly about Formula One from around the world and covering my first race at Silverstone in 1991. I also report on other sports when not at grands prix."
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