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Renault and Whipped Cream

Renault and Whipped Cream

31 Mar, '080 Comments

Why are the Renault F1 team stocking up on cookies and cream?

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‘The Fluke’ crashes out

‘The Fluke’ crashes out

30 Sep, '0712 Comments

and I didn’t see it! I missed the middle of the race unfortunately so I’m just looking at the various reports of the fantastic Japanese F1 race in Fuji and I fully expected that it would be red-flagged with the downpour they have suffered as well as the fog. Visibility, on TV anyway, seems to […]

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We Own McLaren!

We Own McLaren!

11 Jan, '079 Comments

We, as in the “Royal” We, as in the Kingdom of Bahrain, as in Mumtalakat Holdings, the totally Bahraini government owned company which is supposed to also own all of the government companies and companies which the government has a better than 50% stake in, nows owns 30% of McLarren! How sweet is that? Here’s […]

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NOOOOOOOOOOOO… Michael, one more year please!

10 Sep, '0627 Comments

He’s officially retiring at the end of this season. Everybody was expecting it. The press was filled with predictions, but only the champion himself and his managers knew that he was going to drop a bomb this afternoon, and he did. But what style! The Kid blew his engine, lost 10 precious points to his […]

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Congrats Fernando!

Congrats Fernando!

25 Sep, '055 Comments

Suzy with Fernando Alonso, originally uploaded by malyousif. “Schumacher who?” was printed on a Renault’s mechanic’s T-shirt celebrating the youngest ever Formula One champion: Fernando Alonso at 24 years and 58 days. Well done Fernando, and well done indeed Renault, you wiped the floor with everyone else: Ferrari, McLaren Mercedes, etc, etc. Fernando drove a […]

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