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Sep 25

Prost Believes Pairing Alonso, Raikkonen Could Work For Ferrari

Prost Believes Pairing Alonso And Raikkonen Could Work For Ferrari

F1 drivers (left) and take part in a press conference. (Photo: Getty Images)

Formula One legend sees no reason why the Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen combination won’t work for next year.

Prost was involved in two of the most contentious F1 team lineups in history, with Ayrton Senna at and Nigel Mansell at Ferrari. However, he says that having two star drivers can help a team.

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Sep 25

Yamaha Returns to Spain For Aragon GP

Yamaha Returns to Spain For The Aragon GP

rider gives a thumbs-up. (Photo: Gabriel Bouys/AFP/Getty Images)

Fresh from two consecutive race victories in Silverstone and Misano, the Yamaha Factory Racing Team is now returning to Spain for the third ‘home’ race of the year for defending world champion , the Gran Premio Iveco de at the Motorland circuit in .

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Sep 24

F1 Team Bosses Lament Coming Cost Increases

F1 Team Bosses Lament Coming Cost Increases

team members practice a pit stop ahead of the F1 Singapore GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Formula One team bosses say the rapidly escalating costs of the sport — set to climb even higher next season — mean there is something “fundamentally wrong” with the sport which must be corrected.

The switch to V6 turbo engines next season, along with the re-introduction of in-season testing, means already financially-stretched teams will face a significant increase in costs.

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Sep 24

Decision Nearing On Road Race At Indianapolis

Decision Nearing On Road Race At Indianapolis

Dario Franchitti races across the famous yard of bricks during the IZOD Series’ 97th running of the . (Photo: Getty Images)

A May road race at could become reality as early as next week.

With time running short to finish the 2014 schedule, Mark Miles, the CEO of IndyCar’s parent company, Hulman & Co., said he expects the board to vote before the end of September. Series officials are hoping to release next season’s schedule before this season’s final race, Oct. 19 at Fontana, Calif.

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Sep 24

F1 Winners And Losers In 2013 Tire Changes?

F1 Winners and Losers In 2013 Tire Changes?

A F1 team member checks on tires ahead of the F1 Singapore GP. (Photo: Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty Images)

After the , sole tire supplier Pirelli changed the construction of the tires in order to avoid future delaminating issues. The new construction was similar to 2012’s Kevlar designed belt but incorporated 2013’s tread — a hybrid of sorts. The Kevlar-belted tires ran 10 degrees centigrade lower than the initial 2013 steel-belted tires.

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