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F1: Preview of the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

F1: Preview of the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Race starts at 5 pm in Abu Dhabi/9 pm in Malaysia The final round of the 2017 Formula One World Championship, the 20th since starting the season in Melbourne in March, will start off at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi tonight. It seems symbolic that this last round […]

F1: Preview of the 2017 Japanese Grand Prix

F1: Preview of the 2017 Japanese Grand Prix

Race starts at 1 pm Malaysian time Just a week after the eventful Grand Prix in Malaysia, the F1 teams are at the Suzuka Circuit this weekend for the 2017 Japanese Grand Prix. This is the 16th round of the championship and four more remain – USA, Mexico, Brazil and […]

Handling the heat in Malaysia

Handling the heat in Malaysia

Few races test the physical fitness of the modern-day F1 driver quite like the Malaysian Grand Prix at the Sepang International Circuit which was built in 1999 to host a round of the Formula 1 World Championship. Situated just 3 degrees above the equator, ambient temperatures average more than 30°C […]

F1: Preview of the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix

F1: Preview of the 2017 Singapore Grand Prix

Race starts at 8 pm tonight With the European leg of the season complete, the F1 teams are now back in Asia this weekend for what is informally regarded as the beginning of the final phase of the Formula 1 World Championship. Singapore is the venue which has been popular […]