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RICCIARDO ROCKS HUNGARY AS F1 DELIVERS

28. July 2014

RICCIARDO ROCKS HUNGARY AS F1 DELIVERS

Australia's Daniel Ricciardo has again tasted success with a brilliant tactical win in the Hungarian Grand Prix. Michael Lamanato watched on with a smile on his face and a song in his heart as F1 turned on it's best race of the year at one of it's most boring circuits.

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NICO ON POLE AGAIN BUT RED BULL CLOSER

27. July 2014

NICO ON POLE AGAIN BUT RED BULL CLOSER

Nico Rosberg has secured his third consecutive pole position with an effortless performance in a dramatic Q3. Early rain disrupted what should have been a straightforward conclusion to qualifying, but a rapidly ramping-up track once the weather subsided threatened to turn the session into a lottery. Sebastian Vettel and Valtteri Bottas both staked their claims, but the Championship leader eventually stretched the legs of his Mercedes to pull out almost half a second over the rest of the field on his final run. “Quali three was a really big challenge,” said Rosberg. “The track was changing all the time at the beginning.” “I took it a bit easy and avoided crashing. It was just massively difficult and unpredictable. “Then it just started drying again, and I managed to nail it on my last lap.” The pole was made all the more sweet in title terms by the dramatic retirement of teammate and Championship rival Lewis Hamilton, for whom a fuel leak set fire to his car before he had the chance to set a lap at all during qualifying. “That’s been a pity for the team, not a good thing definitely,” continued Rosberg. “I’d prefer to be battling with Lewis, that would give me the maximum adrenaline rush.

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AUDI ON POLE FOR ANOTHER 24 HOURS

26. July 2014

AUDI ON POLE FOR ANOTHER 24 HOURS

Audi will look to continue their extraordinary European Summer after Laurens Vanthoor put his Belgian Audi Club Team WRT on pole for the 66th running of the Total 24 Hours of Spa. Alessandro Pier Guidi took second spot on the grid, driving the #50 AF Corse Ferrari, first of the Pro-Am cars. Third went to Dutchman Stef Dusseldorp, at the wheel of the #85 HTP Motorsport Mercedes. The top thirteen cars all within a second of each other and with all twenty cars participating in the Superpole faster than last year’s pole position time. WATCH THE RACE LIVE HERE

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AUSSIE CONTINGENT READY FOR SPA CHALLENGE

23. July 2014

AUSSIE CONTINGENT READY FOR SPA CHALLENGE

The 66th edition of the Total 24 Hours of Spa – celebrating the 90th anniversary of the endurance classic – will see 61 cars on the entry list. With only a couple of days left before the first on-track action for the highlight of the Blancpain Endurance Series almost all the teams have completed their driver line-ups. The Belgian classic will feature former F1 drivers, endurance aces, promising young talent and yes, even a few familiar faces from the world of V8 Supercars.

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13. November 2013

HOLDEN OFFERS NEW HOT HATCH

HOLDEN OFFERS NEW HOT HATCH

The Holden Barina range has a new hero with the addition of the RS sports hatch model, on sale this week. Featuring the same 1.4 litre iTi petrol engine as the locally made Holden Cruze, Holden Barina RS comes standard with a six-speed manual transmission with sports-oriented gear ratios or an optional six-speed automatic transmission […]

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