Latest Stories http://www.racer.com/latest-stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:45:06 -0700 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Revised World Rally Fiesta to make Finland debut http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106151-revised-fiesta-to-make-finland-debut http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106151-revised-fiesta-to-make-finland-debut Revised World Rally Fiesta to make Finland debut

M-Sport has unveiled the facelifted version of the Ford Fiesta RS WRC that will make its World Rally Championship debut on Rally Finland next week. Although a totally new Fiesta will not be seen in c...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:30:04 -0700
F1: Horner blasts media over negativity http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106149-horner-blasts-media-over-negativity http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106149-horner-blasts-media-over-negativity F1: Horner blasts media over negativity

Related Stories Red Bull boss Christian Horner has blasted the media for focusing too much on the negativity surrounding Formula 1, rather than promoting its virtues. Horner reacted angrily following...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:57:47 -0700
F1: More to come from updates, Renault says http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106147-more-to-come-from-renault-updates http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106147-more-to-come-from-renault-updates F1: More to come from updates, Renault says

Renault is hopeful it will be able to run its latest software updates at maximum capacity for the Hungarian Grand Prix, after they did not deliver the step expected at Hockenheim. The French manufact...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:45:03 -0700
Blancpain GT introduces prize money http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106142-bes-introduces-prize-money http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106142-bes-introduces-prize-money Blancpain GT introduces prize money

A 100,000 prize fund will be introduced for each round of the Blancpain Endurance Series next season. Series boss Stephane Ratel announced at his traditional press conference ahead of this weekend's ...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 15:00:05 -0700
F1: Hamilton surprised by lack of grip http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106140-f1-hamilton-surprised-by-lack-of-grip http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106140-f1-hamilton-surprised-by-lack-of-grip F1: Hamilton surprised by lack of grip

Formula 1 title contender Lewis Hamilton says the grip levels he experienced during Friday practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix were among the worst he could remember. The 2008 world champion topped...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:45:03 -0700
Vanthoor puts WRT Audi on pole for Spa 24 Hours http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106150-vanthoor-puts-wrt-audi-on-pole http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106150-vanthoor-puts-wrt-audi-on-pole Vanthoor puts WRT Audi on pole for Spa 24 Hours

WRT Audi driver Laurens Vanthoor claimed pole position for this weekend's Spa 24 Hours, the signature race for the Blancpain Endurance Series. Vanthoor, who drives the lead WRT Audi R8 LMS ultra with...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:14:05 -0700
F1: Williams expecting a tougher weekend http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106137-williams-expecting-a-tougher-weekend http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106137-williams-expecting-a-tougher-weekend F1: Williams expecting a tougher weekend

Valtteri Bottas and Felipe Massa are expecting a less competitive weekend for the Williams Formula 1 team in this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix. The squad has been the closest challenger to the domi...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:30:04 -0700
Nasr scores first GP2 pole position http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106129-nasr-scores-first-gp2-pole-position http://www.racer.com/latest-stories/item/106129-nasr-scores-first-gp2-pole-position Nasr scores first GP2 pole position

Williams F1 protege Felipe Nasr claimed his first GP2 pole position for Carlin at the Hungaroring on Friday afternoon, closing the gap to series leader Jolyon Palmer by four points in the process. Na...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:15:03 -0700
F1: Mercedes/Red Bull surprised by gap http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106128-mercedes-red-bull-surprised-by-gap http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106128-mercedes-red-bull-surprised-by-gap F1: Mercedes/Red Bull surprised by gap

The Mercedes and Red Bull Formula 1 teams were surprised by the championship-dominating outfit's advantage over the rest of the field in practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Friday. Lewis Hamilto...

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Latest Stories Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:00:03 -0700
F1: No single cause for Hamilton brake issue http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106126-no-single-cause-for-hamilton-brake-issue http://www.racer.com/f1/item/106126-no-single-cause-for-hamilton-brake-issue F1: No single cause for Hamilton brake issue

Mercedes and brake disc supplier Brembo believe there may not be a single reason behind Lewis Hamilton's brake failure in German Grand Prix qualifying. Investigations have been ongoing into what caus...

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