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29 April 2016

2016 Russian Grand Prix Weekend Report

Formula 1 returned to action at the Sochi Autodrom in Russia for the fourth round of the 2016 season.
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The race, which debuted in 2014, moved to an early-season slot and followed on from a dramatic, busy Chinese Grand Prix in Shanghai.

26 April 2016

2016 Russian Grand Prix Preview

After a short break, the F1 paddock will reconvene at the Sochi Autodrom this weekend for the fourth round of the 2016 season. 
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It will be the race’s third appearance on the F1 calendar, following the series’ debut at the tricky street circuit in Russia in 2014. 

24 April 2016

How the F1 2016 rookies have fared so far

Several fresh faces have joined the F1 grid in 2016, with varying results and performances after the opening three rounds. 
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With a break between the races in China and Russia, I thought it would be the perfect time to take a look at how they have fared so far. 

23 April 2016

Walking the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal

Travelling to Montreal has been hugely exciting, the city is beautiful, has a relaxed vibe and is packed full of so much life and culture. 
But the thing I have been most excited about and most eager to do is walking the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, which is situated on the Ile Notre Dame island. 

22 April 2016

Video: The engineering behind Formula E

Formula E has burst onto the motorsport scene, with some great racing since its debut in September 2014.

But the engineering behind the all-electric series is very complicated, this informative video by Engineering Explained looks at just how the Formula E cars work.

19 April 2016

2016 Chinese Grand Prix In Pictures

Nico Rosberg's run of success continued at the Chinese Grand Prix, taking a controlled third victory of the 2016 season.
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The Shanghai International Circuit is an unusual track and produces some brilliant photos. Here is the third round of the season in pictures.