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Daniel Ricciardo called his first F1 win of the year ‘a crazy race’

Australian F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo pulled off a “Steven Bradbury” for his first win of the season after Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton clashed and were penalised, allowing the Red Bull driver take first place in the Azerbaijan race. Ricciardo recovered from putting his car into the wall during the […]
Daniel Ricciardo called his first F1 win of the year ‘a crazy race’
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning. 1. Welcome to Brexit Week. On Wednesday in the UK, PM Theresa May will formally notify the EU that it’s out after 28 years of doing business together. It’s the country’s biggest political move since the end of WWII, so here’s a primer to get you up to […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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How Williams used data to get back to the front of the F1 grid

When Formula One driver Felipe Massa placed sixth in Shanghai at the Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday, some of the most critical advice the Williams Martini Racing received as they pushed for the podium came from the Philippines, London and India thanks to sophisticated real time data analytics from team […]
How Williams used data to get back to the front of the F1 grid
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10 things you need to know this morning in Australia

Good morning. Here comes Easter. 1. Expect a rally. With just four days of trade left, it looks like the ASX will head higher, the dollar, still up around 76 cents, less so. The Dow moved back into the black for 2016 last Friday, so Australia should open in an […]
10 things you need to know this morning in Australia
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Everyone thinks the new F1 qualifying system is ‘rubbish’

The first Formula One race of the season gets underway with the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne at 4pm today. Reigning champion Lewis Hamilton from Mercedes will start in pole position with a new lap record, breaking Schumacher’s 2004 time by 0.088 seconds – with teammate Nico Rosberg in second […]
Everyone thinks the new F1 qualifying system is ‘rubbish’
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F1’s ‘halo’ cockpit is the most innovative design racing has seen in years

The safety of its cars is one of Formula 1’s most controversial aspects, with the open-cockpit open-wheelers suffering several driver head impacts in recent years, some of them critically injuring or even killing drivers. F1’s governing body wants ‘halo’ cockpits introduced into the sport by 2017, despite drivers’ mixed feelings, […]
F1’s ‘halo’ cockpit is the most innovative design racing has seen in years