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1 September 2015

2015 Italian Grand Prix Preview

The 12th round of the 2015 Formula 1 season takes place at the historic Autodromo Nazionale Monza in Italy. 
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Following the action-packed Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps, the sport now heads to another classic track for the final European race of the season. 

Hulkenberg confirmed at Force India for 2016 and 2017

Force India has confirmed that Nico Hulkenberg has signed a new two-year contract extension with the team for 2016 and 2017. 
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There has been plenty of speculation about the German driver's future in F1 over the last few months, being linked to a Ferrari seat and a drive at the new Haas F1 outfit. 

30 August 2015

17G impact with kerb caused Maldonado's Spa retirement

Lotus has confirmed that Pastor Maldonado's retirement at the Belgian Grand Prix was caused by a 17G impact from hitting the kerbs at Eau Rouge. 
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The Venezuelan lined up in seventh place for the start at Spa-Francorchamps, but was forced to exit the race on lap three after his E23 shut down. 

27 August 2015

Vettel says Spa strategy was never risky

Sebastian Vettel has defended Ferrari’s decision to put him on a one-stop strategy at the Belgian Grand Prix, saying it was "never risky". 
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The German rose to third place in the closing stages, as rival drivers pitted, and was holding off Romain Grosjean’s Lotus when his right-rear tyre failed on the penultimate lap. 

24 August 2015

2015 Belgian Grand Prix In Pictures

Set in the stunning Ardennes countryside, Spa-Francorchamps is one of F1's most historic and picturesque race tracks.
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Lewis Hamilton stormed to victory in 2015, from Nico Rosberg and Romain Grosjean. Here is the race weekend in images.

23 August 2015

2015 Belgian Grand Prix Driver Reaction

Lewis Hamilton took a commanding victory at the Belgian Grand Prix, with Nico Rosberg making it a Mercedes 1-2.
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It was an action-packed race at Spa-Francorchamps, with Romain Grosjean moving up to third after a late puncture for Sebastian Vettel. Here is what some of the drivers had to say after round 10 of the year.

21 August 2015

2015 Belgian Grand Prix Weekend Report

The 11th round of the 2015 Formula 1 season took place at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium.
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Following a month-long summer break, F1 returned to action at the historic circuit. It was the 60th Belgian Grand Prix in the sport's history.