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Dec 19

F1: Big Moment For Rosberg After High-Speed Tire Failure In Bahrain

F1: Big Moment For Rosberg After High-Speed Tire Failure In Bahrain

of Germany and GP drives on track during the 2013 GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Not much has been heard from the tire test in Bahrain this week, despite the presence of four teams.

However, the silence was broken on the third and final day today when Nico Rosberg used Twitter to report a dramatic incident – and one apparently caused by a tire failure.

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Dec 19

SportsCars: Counting Down The Top Five Stories Of 2013

Countdown Through Top 5 SportsCar Racing Stories Of 2013

The helmet of the late Sean Edwards, who had paid tribute to Allan Simonsen following the Dane’s death at Le Mans earlier this year. (Photo: John Dagys)

5. Launch of Asian Le Mans Series: After numerous attempts, the Asian Le Mans Series finally kicked off in 2013, featuring a modest four-round schedule. OAK Racing Team Total and driver David Cheng walked as champions in LMP2, while AF Corse picked up GTC class honors. Despite having started with only eight entries, the car count nearly doubled by the season finale, giving optimism towards an even larger field in 2014.

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