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At least six Formula One cars - all unique and significant in their own ways - will run in an expanded F1 demonstration section at the forthcoming Gulf Oil Howden Ganley Formula 5000 Festival which takes place at Hampton Downs over two weekends in January.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:41:35 +1300
Hamilton and Rosberg rivalry increases (AP)

The intense rivalry between Mercedes teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg has been turned up a notch ahead of the season-ending race.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 21:35:14 +1300
Strain shows as Formula One final showdown looms (AFP)

Abu Dhabi (AFP) - The strain and tension hung in the air of a crowded room at the Yas Marina circuit on Thursday when Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg faced the media ahead of their decisive double points showdown in Sunday?s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:43:01 +1300
Pressure? No pressure, says Hamilton (Reuters)

By Alan Baldwin
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Lewis Hamilton played down the pressure of his Formula One title showdown with Nico Rosberg on Thursday by saying he had years of experience in dea...

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:41:14 +1300
Abu Dhabi GP agrees multi-year contract extension (Reuters)

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix organisers have agreed a contract extension to keep their race on the Formula One calendar for years to come.
Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management...

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 13:49:11 +1300
Vettel wants to emulate Schumacher (AFP)

Four-time Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel has joined Ferrari and says he wants to emulate his idol Michael Schumacher.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:32:03 +1300
Stevens gets his F1 chance with Caterham (Reuters)

By Alan Baldwin
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - The last race of the 2014 Formula One season will be a first for Will Stevens but the Briton showed no qualms about being thrown in at the deep, an...

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:22:48 +1300
Ferrari sign Vettel, underline world title aims (AFP)

Milan (AFP) - Fallen Italian giants Ferrari relaunched their Formula One world title ambitions by confirming Sebastian Vettel on a three-year deal Thursday that will see the German team up with Kimi Raikkonen from next year.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:20:47 +1300
Vettel to replace Alonso at Ferrari in 2015 (Reuters)

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Quadruple world champion Sebastian Vettel will replace Fernando Alonso at Ferrari next season after signing a three-year deal, the Italian team said on Thursday.

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:40:30 +1300
Vettel to replace Alonso at Ferrari (Reuters)

By Alan Baldwin
ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Sebastian Vettel looked forward to following in Michael Schumacher's Formula One footsteps after Ferrari confirmed on Thursday that the four times ...

Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:33:40 +1300