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#Grand Prix

# grand-prix - Tuesday 12 January, 2021

F1 season to start in Bahrain with Chinese, Australian events postponed
# Grand Prix
# Grand Prix

F1 season to start in Bahrain with Chinese, Australian events postponed

Jan 12th 2021, 9:00 AM 1,880 Views 1 Comment

The normal curtain-raiser in Melbourne is now scheduled for November.

# grand-prix - Thursday 24 December, 2020

'The biggest wreath at his funeral came from Adolf Hitler'
# Untimely Death
# Untimely Death

'The biggest wreath at his funeral came from Adolf Hitler'

Dec 24th 2020, 5:28 PM 67,233 Views 20 Comments

Richard Williams tells the tragic tale of British racing star Dick Seaman.

# grand-prix - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Lewis Hamilton recalls the death of Ayrton Senna ahead of first F1 race at Imola
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

Lewis Hamilton recalls the death of Ayrton Senna ahead of first F1 race at Imola

Oct 31st 2020, 10:30 AM 7,216 Views 3 Comments

Five days on from his record-breaking 92nd victory at last Sunday’s Portuguese Grand Prix, the six-time champion was back at work.

# grand-prix - Sunday 9 August, 2020

Verstappen stuns Hamilton to clinch 70th anniversary Grand Prix
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

Verstappen stuns Hamilton to clinch 70th anniversary Grand Prix

Aug 9th 2020, 4:22 PM 8,308 Views 5 Comments

The Dutchman crossed the finishing line 11.3 seconds clear of Hamilton.

# grand-prix - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

Two-time world champion Alonso confirmed for Formula 1 return with Renault in 2021
# Back At The Wheel
# Back At The Wheel

Two-time world champion Alonso confirmed for Formula 1 return with Renault in 2021

Jul 8th 2020, 4:00 PM 2,235 Views 2 Comments

The 38-year-old will replace Daniel Ricciardo on the team.

# grand-prix - Sunday 5 July, 2020

'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers
# Stance
# Stance

'I will not take the knee' - Leclerc and Verstappen confirm split among F1 drivers

Jul 5th 2020, 1:01 PM 22,933 Views 10 Comments

The Ferrari driver said it ‘does not mean at all that I am less committed than others in the fight against racism.’

# grand-prix - Friday 12 June, 2020

F1 axe Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan stages from 2020 schedule
# No Room At The Inn
# No Room At The Inn

F1 axe Azerbaijan, Singapore and Japan stages from 2020 schedule

Jun 12th 2020, 11:37 AM 2,314 Views 0 Comments

Organisers remain confident of staging between 15 and 18 grands prix.

# grand-prix - Thursday 7 May, 2020

'I raced the entire year with that broken foot, and had no surgery until after the season'
# EXTRACT
# EXTRACT

'I raced the entire year with that broken foot, and had no surgery until after the season'

May 7th 2020, 7:00 AM 7,858 Views 1 Comment

In an extract from his book, Formula One legend Nigel Mansell recalls winning the World Championship.

# grand-prix - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Monaco Grand Prix cancelled - and prestigious race will not take place in 2020
# F1
# F1

Monaco Grand Prix cancelled - and prestigious race will not take place in 2020

Mar 19th 2020, 9:20 PM 3,835 Views 4 Comments

The Dutch and Spanish Grands Prix have also been postponed due to the global coronavirus.

# grand-prix - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Angry Leclerc blasts 'unacceptable' Hockenheim track
# Bulling
# Bulling

Angry Leclerc blasts 'unacceptable' Hockenheim track

Jul 28th 2019, 7:19 PM 10,185 Views 2 Comments

The Monegasque driver admitted he was ‘completely at fault’ for his accident as he prepared to take the lead of the chaotic rain-hit race.

# grand-prix - Thursday 18 July, 2019

Leinster fullback Kelly captains experimental Ireland 7s squad
# Development
# Development

Leinster fullback Kelly captains experimental Ireland 7s squad

Jul 18th 2019, 12:27 PM 7,115 Views 2 Comments

Both men and women’s squads contain three uncapped players for this weekend’s Grand Prix action.

# grand-prix - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Verstappen ends Mercedes run but stewards investigate
# Controversial
# Controversial

Verstappen ends Mercedes run but stewards investigate

Jun 30th 2019, 4:29 PM 8,672 Views 3 Comments

The Dutchman’s dramatic overtaking move was immediately announced as under investigation by the officials.

# grand-prix - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Lewis Hamilton dedicates 'beautiful' pole to Niki Lauda
# In Your Memory
# In Your Memory

Lewis Hamilton dedicates 'beautiful' pole to Niki Lauda

May 25th 2019, 5:46 PM 5,001 Views 3 Comments

The Mercedes driver finished on top in today’s qualifying in Monaco.

# grand-prix - Saturday 30 March, 2019

Ferrari rookie Leclerc claims maiden pole with lap record
# Making Waves
# Making Waves

Ferrari rookie Leclerc claims maiden pole with lap record

Mar 30th 2019, 7:14 PM 5,317 Views 7 Comments

The 21-tear-old Formula One rookie became the first Monegasque driver ever to take pole for a world championship race.

# grand-prix - Friday 29 March, 2019

Leclerc on top as Ferrari take control in Bahrain
# Fast Start
# Fast Start

Leclerc on top as Ferrari take control in Bahrain

Mar 29th 2019, 4:11 PM 3,627 Views 4 Comments

Mercedes duo Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton finished third and fourth respectively in today’s opening practice.

# grand-prix - Saturday 16 March, 2019

Hamilton snatches pole position for Australian Grand Prix
# F1
# F1

Hamilton snatches pole position for Australian Grand Prix

Mar 16th 2019, 9:35 AM 3,576 Views 4 Comments

The Briton clocked a fastest lap of 1.20.486 to narrowly pip team-mate Valtteri Bottas.

# grand-prix - Wednesday 7 November, 2018

F1 chief wants to see more US, Asian and female drivers as Hanoi circuit unveiled
# Driversity
# Driversity

F1 chief wants to see more US, Asian and female drivers as Hanoi circuit unveiled

Nov 7th 2018, 1:55 PM 5,017 Views 17 Comments

Japan has led the way for Asian drivers in F1, but Chase Carey is keen to bring in competitors from China and Thailand.

# grand-prix - Sunday 29 April, 2018

Off the mark! Fortuitous Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix to lead title race
# F1
# F1

Off the mark! Fortuitous Hamilton wins chaotic Azerbaijan Grand Prix to lead title race

Apr 29th 2018, 3:30 PM 4,761 Views 5 Comments

It was a dramatic battle in Baku.

# grand-prix - Saturday 14 April, 2018

Vettel flies to pole as Hamilton struggles at Chinese Grand Prix
# Mixed Fortunes
# Mixed Fortunes

Vettel flies to pole as Hamilton struggles at Chinese Grand Prix

Apr 14th 2018, 8:19 PM 2,658 Views 6 Comments

The German’s flying lap ensured back-to-back front row lockouts for Ferrari for the first time in 12 years.

# grand-prix - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Rosberg capitalises as Hamilton is hampered by more engine failure
# Update
# Update

Rosberg capitalises as Hamilton is hampered by more engine failure

Apr 30th 2016, 6:00 PM 3,685 Views 3 Comments

The defending champion will start in 10th place on the grid for tomorrow’s Russian Grand Prix.

# grand-prix - Saturday 18 July, 2015

F1 driver Jules Bianchi dies from injuries at last year's Japanese Grand Prix crash
# RIP
From TheJournal.ie
# RIP

F1 driver Jules Bianchi dies from injuries at last year's Japanese Grand Prix crash

Jul 18th 2015, 8:03 AM 28,527 Views 37 Comments

The French driver would have turned 26 next month.

# grand-prix - Friday 4 July, 2014

Susie Wolff becomes first woman in F1 for 22 years
# Historic
# Historic

Susie Wolff becomes first woman in F1 for 22 years

Jul 4th 2014, 1:36 PM 5,733 Views 8 Comments

The Williams driver’s debut ended disappointingly, however, as she suffered engine failure while team-mate Felippe Massa crashed.

# grand-prix - Sunday 8 June, 2014

Dublin GAA star Hannah Tyrrell scored two tries for Ireland Women's Sevens today
# Dual Star
# Dual Star

Dublin GAA star Hannah Tyrrell scored two tries for Ireland Women's Sevens today

Jun 8th 2014, 4:38 PM 4,793 Views 1 Comment

The dual star scored a brace in the second half as Jon Skurr’s team defeated Italy.

# grand-prix - Saturday 9 November, 2013

Judo World Cup gold for Kearney while Thompson and Fleming also medal
# Full Set
# Full Set

Judo World Cup gold for Kearney while Thompson and Fleming also medal

Nov 9th 2013, 10:40 PM 2,188 Views 1 Comment

It’s been a profitable trip to Mauritius for Irish Judoka.

# grand-prix - Sunday 27 October, 2013

Sebastian Vettel wins F1 Championship as Mark Webber retires
# Formula One
# Formula One

Sebastian Vettel wins F1 Championship as Mark Webber retires

Oct 27th 2013, 11:06 AM 2,262 Views 3 Comments

The German’s closest challenger, Fernando Alonso finished well down the field.

# grand-prix - Friday 26 July, 2013

F1 plans Hungarian GP tribute for victims of Spanish train tragedy
# Token Gesture
# Token Gesture

F1 plans Hungarian GP tribute for victims of Spanish train tragedy

Jul 26th 2013, 8:00 AM 2,621 Views 11 Comments

The family of Lotus chief Gerard Lopez hail from Galicia, where the crash occurred.

# grand-prix - Sunday 26 May, 2013

How to cheer up after missing the cut, featuring Monaco GP and Guinness
# BLACK STUFF
# BLACK STUFF

How to cheer up after missing the cut, featuring Monaco GP and Guinness

May 26th 2013, 9:35 PM 5,124 Views 0 Comments

Graeme McDowell and Ian Poulter put bogeys and missed putts out of their minds this weekend.

Like father, like son as Nico Rosberg wins Monaco Grand Prix
# Flying Finn
# Flying Finn

Like father, like son as Nico Rosberg wins Monaco Grand Prix

May 26th 2013, 5:47 PM 1,583 Views 0 Comments

30 years after Keke Rosberg triumphed on the street circuit, his son reigned supreme.

# grand-prix - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

F1: Turkey on the menu for additional Euro Grand Prix
# Motor Sport
# Motor Sport

F1: Turkey on the menu for additional Euro Grand Prix

Dec 5th 2012, 5:14 PM 457 Views 0 Comments

The extra European date has been pencilled in for July 21 of the new season.

# grand-prix - Monday 19 November, 2012

US Grand Prix: Hamilton gate-crashes Vettel's title party
# F1
# F1

US Grand Prix: Hamilton gate-crashes Vettel's title party

Nov 19th 2012, 7:40 AM 626 Views 1 Comment

Vettel’s second place was enough for Red Bull to claim the contructors title.

# grand-prix - Thursday 4 October, 2012

Formula One: Hamilton reveals team switch torment
# Insight
# Insight

Formula One: Hamilton reveals team switch torment

Oct 4th 2012, 11:21 AM 441 Views 1 Comment

The British driver has said he did not arrive at his recent decision easily.

# grand-prix - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Dani Pedrosa dominates the field to win the Indianapolis MotoGP
# Speedy Spaniard
# Speedy Spaniard

Dani Pedrosa dominates the field to win the Indianapolis MotoGP

Aug 19th 2012, 9:29 PM 441 Views 1 Comment

The Spaniard started the race in pole position and never looked back.

# grand-prix - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Speeding fine or fine speeding? Coulthard tears up Lincoln Tunnel
# Bada Bing
# Bada Bing

Speeding fine or fine speeding? Coulthard tears up Lincoln Tunnel

Aug 18th 2012, 2:06 PM 1,004 Views 0 Comments

New Jersey to Manhattan in less than a minute for the Scottish driver, who was promoting the 2013 USA Grand Prix.

# grand-prix - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Lewis Hamilton stripped of Spanish GP pole position
# Spanish GP
# Spanish GP

Lewis Hamilton stripped of Spanish GP pole position

May 12th 2012, 8:47 PM 9,782 Views 42 Comments

Race stewarts say the McLarens Mercedes car did not meet fuel rules.

# grand-prix - Wednesday 2 May, 2012

Dampener: Weather the only complaint at 'spectacular' Mugello track
# Testing
# Testing

Dampener: Weather the only complaint at 'spectacular' Mugello track

May 2nd 2012, 1:00 PM 208 Views 0 Comments

Fernando Alonso set the fastest lap at the Italian circuit as drivers prepare for next week’s Spanish Grand Prix

# grand-prix - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel gets back to winning ways in Bahrain
# Bulling
# Bulling

Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel gets back to winning ways in Bahrain

Apr 22nd 2012, 6:53 PM 219 Views 0 Comments

The Austrian driver led from start to finish, showing signs of his world-championship winning form to hold off the Lotus challenge.

Poll: Should the Bahrain Grand Prix have been cancelled?
# Your Say
From TheJournal.ie
# Your Say

Poll: Should the Bahrain Grand Prix have been cancelled?

Apr 22nd 2012, 9:30 AM 4,687 Views 48 Comments

Or are Formula One correct in going ahead with the race? Have your say…

# grand-prix - Thursday 19 April, 2012

Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns
# Politics Of Sport
# Politics Of Sport

Head in the sand: Human rights organisations blast F1 for ignoring Bahrain Grand Prix concerns

Apr 19th 2012, 1:12 PM 2,218 Views 5 Comments

The Formula One race is set to go ahead this Sunday amid rising tensions and anti-government protests

Force India caught in Bahrain firebomb attack
# Attack
# Attack

Force India caught in Bahrain firebomb attack

Apr 19th 2012, 11:30 AM 303 Views 0 Comments

Team members were caught up in the incident as they returned from the Bahrain Grand Prix track on Wednesday.

# grand-prix - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Torture and other human rights abuses continuing in Bahrain – Amnesty report
# Bahrain
From TheJournal.ie
# Bahrain

Torture and other human rights abuses continuing in Bahrain – Amnesty report

Apr 17th 2012, 7:05 AM 1,154 Views 8 Comments

The Bahraini government insists it is on the road to reform – but Amnesty International has condemned its “piecemeal” efforts, accusing that state of continuing human rights violations including torture.

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