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Jan 16, 2015

Motor racing-Don’t rush to F1, says Hamilton’s dad

LONDON, Jan 16 (Reuters) – Every young racer wants to be the next Lewis Hamilton but most are in too much of a hurry to give themselves the best chance of success.

That is the considered view of Hamilton’s father Anthony, who by his own admission did not know what he was getting into when the future double Formula One world champion was starting out but now has a pretty clear idea of what it takes.

Jan 15, 2015
Jan 15, 2015
Jan 15, 2015
Jan 15, 2015

Exclusive – Hockenheim to host German GP – Ecclestone

LONDON (Reuters) – Hockenheim will host this year’s German Grand Prix in July instead of alternating with the Nuerburgring, Formula One’s commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told Reuters on Thursday.

“It’s going to be at Hockenheim, we’re in the middle of doing something with them. It can’t be Nuerburgring because there’s nobody there,” said the 84-year-old Briton.

Jan 15, 2015

Motor racing-Hockenheim to host German GP – Ecclestone

LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) – Hockenheim will host this year’s German Grand Prix in July instead of alternating with the Nuerburgring, Formula One’s commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone told Reuters on Thursday.

“It’s going to be at Hockenheim, we’re in the middle of doing something with them. It can’t be Nuerburgring because there’s nobody there,” said the 84-year-old Briton.

Jan 15, 2015
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Jan 15, 2015
Jan 14, 2015

Bianchi crash could lead to Malaysia GP change

LONDON (Reuters) – This year’s Malaysian Formula One Grand Prix may start earlier as a safety precaution following Jules Bianchi’s horrific crash in Japan last October, Sepang circuit boss Razlan Razali told Reuters on Wednesday.

Razali, speaking after contract renewal talks in London with commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone, said they discussed returning the race to a 1500 local time slot from 1600 last season.

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