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Pirelli Brazilian Grand Prix Report – Motorsport.ie

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QUALIFYING: Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg set pole for the Brazilian Grand Prix using the Pirelli P Zero Yellow soft tyre, nominated together with the P Zero White medium this weekend. With just over a second separating the two compounds, a number of different strategies were possible for the race. Many competitors were expected to stop twice, but a three-stopper was

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Back To The Future – Hall on F1


  I can probably (ok, definitely) seem overly critical of Formula 1 at times. I’ve tried to explain it as seeing something that you love make all the wrong choices. A better comparison is probably this: My childhood vision of how the future would be was mesmerised by the Back to the Future movies. I expected flying cars and hoverboards.

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Under Pressure! – Hall On F1


There’s no such thing as bad publicity, or so the saying goes. Certainly this applies for the likes of Paddy Power and Ryanair. When it comes to Pirelli it would be easy to think that a similar philosophy applied.  It would nearly have to when they walk away battered and bruised post Formula 1 weekend. “What is it this weekend? Those

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LOTUS- Lots Of Trouble Usually Serious – Hall on F1

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Toleman, Benetton, Renault. All historic names. There are iconic moments associated with all three. Senna’s other worldly drive at Monaco in ’84 with Toleman. Schumacher and Brawn forging together an alliance that would dominate Formula One, starting with ’94 & ’95 titles at Benetton. Alonso bringing the duo’s Ferrari title run to an end, with Renault in ’05 & ’06.

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