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Storm Sets Up Super Sunday At United States Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Saturday By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel Rain and weather continued to dominate the landscape as Formula 1 again experienced a day with limited running. With the National Weather Service issuing flash flood warnings throughout Central Texas, fans were ...

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Wet Weather Washes Away P2 At COTA

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Friday By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1Racing Plus @steveaibel A boatload of rain impacted the opening day of Formula 1 practice for the United States Grand Prix. Practice 1 went off uninterrupted albeit in wet conditions, however P2 was cancelled due ...

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US Grand Prix Kicks Off With Weather Looking To Impact The Weekend

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel/Drafting The Circuits/F1 Racing Plus @steveaibel Engines (or Power Units) fire up today at 10 AM Austin time as the United States Grand Prix begins and cars hit the track. Mercedes, having won the Constructors Championship in ...

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Alexander Rossi Represents USA For Manor F1 At The US Grand Prix At Circuit of the Americas

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report United States Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel The United States Grand Prix returns to Austin this week for the 4th United States Grand Prix at Circuit of the Americas. With the Constructor’s Championship settled in favor of Mercedes, and Lewis Hamilton looking to ...

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Russian Rampage In Sochi: Lewis Hamilton Closes In On 3rd Grand Prix Title

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Russian Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton won the Russian Grand Prix as Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg fell fault to a throttle pedal issue preventing him from finishing the Grand Prix. Rosberg, who took pole and led the early race stage, looks ...

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Russian Grand Prix Hopes To Be More Exciting In Year 2

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Russian Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel @steveaibel The Russian Grand Prix will be run on Sunday with Lewis Hamilton working on the final layer of his third driver’s championship. With a 48-point lead over teammate Nico Rosberg, Hamilton can essentially clinch the championship ...

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Lewis Hamilton Wins at Suzuka Creating Tighter Grip On 3rd World Title

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Japanese Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Tap! Tap, tap! The sound of championship doors being nailed shut by Lewis Hamilton. The current champion bounced back from a substandard showing in Singapore with a dominant run at Suzuka in the Japanese Grand Prix. Hamilton ...

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Sebastian Vettel Rewrites Formula 1 History Book With Win in Singapore Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel There has been an Awakening! Have you felt it! I often refer to Sebastian Vettel as Red 5, the famous x-wing fighter that destroyed the Death Star in the original Star Wars film. Red 5 ...

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Ganassi Drivers Pruett and Hand Ride To Victory in Circuit of the Americas

The Lone Star Le Mans at Circuit of the Americas was a lesson in Ford domination as the Chip Ganassi Racing with Felix Sabates Ford EcoBoost Prototype took an easy victory.  Scott Pruett and Joey Hand dominated the weekend with Pruett taking pole position, fastest lap and the race victory. ...

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World Endurance Championship and Tudor United Sportscar Championship Qualify at Lone Star Le Mans

Both WEC and Tudor United Sportscar Championship series qualified for the Lone Star Le Mans on Saturday at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. With the temperatures approaching 97 degrees, the grid took shape in the late afternoon for all series engaging in battle tomorrow. IMSA series GTD drivers ...

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Tudor United Sportscar Championship Returns to COTA For Lone Star Le Mans

LONE STAR LE MANS Circuit of the Americas is hosting the penultimate round of the Tudor United Sportscar Championship this weekend in Austin, Texas.  The championship series, which is home to four different classes of sportscar racing, will race at COTA and then finish up with the Petit Le Mans ...

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Alexander Rossi To Get Formula 1 Debut In Singapore With Manor

American Formula 1 driver, Alexander Rossi will make his Formula 1 debut in Singapore for Manor Racing.  John Booth, team boss of Manor Racing was excited to bring Rossi back to the Manor fold. “We are delighted to sign Alexander as Race Driver. He is widely-regarded as a driver who ...

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Formula 1 Slings Into Asia For The Singapore Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Singapore Airlines Singapore Grand Prix Preview By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton will chase history this week in Singapore as round 13 of the Formula 1 Championship moves far from Europe to Singapore in Asia. Hamilton currently sits in 4th position all time with ...

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Lewis Hamilton Wins The Italian Grand Prix Continuing To Dominate Formula 1

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Italian Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton took another big step toward his third Formula 1 Driver’s Championship with a win at Monza in the Italian Grand Prix. Hamilton’s dominant victory was his 7th of the season and 40th in his career. ...

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F1 Ready To Take On Monza And The Italian Tifosi

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Monza Preview By Steve Aibel @steveaibel   The Italian motor racing fans, or Tifosi, will take center stage this week as Formula 1 wraps up the European summer segment of the schedule in Italy. Monza is another classic track that has hosted racing since ...

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Lewis Hamilton Extends His Command Of The Formula 1 Title Fight

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Summer Break August 24 By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead to 28 points with a textbook shellacking at the legendary Belgium Grand Prix at Spa Francorchamps. Hamilton took pole position and commanded every aspect of the 11th Grand Prix of ...

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Belgian Grand Prix: Formula 1 Returns From Break At Spa!

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Summer Break August 17 By Steve Aibel The Formula 1 season will resume this weekend as the paddock returns to action in Belgium at Spa-Francorchamps. Perhaps the most scenic circuit in all of motor racing, this classic and legendary race track blends high and ...

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Formula 1 Mid Season Review

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Summer Break August 10 By Steve Aibel @steveaibel Just 2 weeks until Formula 1 returns at Spa in Belgium from their summer break. With 9 races remaining it is worthwhile to sift through the field and see who has delivered and who has not ...

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American Entry in Formula 1: Enter Haas F1 Team

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Summer Break August 3rd By Steve Aibel For American racers, 2016 will be an exciting season in Formula 1. It has been a long time since America has had an American team competing in F1, but that will all change when Haas F1 Team ...

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Sebastian Vettel Takes a Huge Win For Ferrari At The Hungarian Grand Prix

Drafting the Circuits Formula 1 Report Hungary Grand Prix By Steve Aibel @steveaibel   The Hungarian Grand Prix started with a show of solidarity and commemoration to Jules Bianchi, the Formula 1 driver who lost his life last week after a terrible accident in Suzuka, Japan last year. The drivers ...

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