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Nine years ago

Nine years ago to the day, at Sepang, reigning World Champion Fernando Alonso was beaten fair and square...

Before Lewis...

Historically, Lewis Hamilton was not the first black driver to enjoy an F1 car. At the end of...

Roaring start!

Beginning a campaign with a dominant performance hasn't always led to outright victory in the championship. In 1979,...

Playing the patient game

Nearly twenty years before Sebastian Vettel arrived at Maranello, Michael Schumacher started taking on his own Ferrari challenge....

Vintage Prost

On 27 January 1980, a young French chap named Alain Prost made his Formula One debut with pizzazz...

Great memories from Adelaide

There was a time when the Formula One season actually ended in Australia, around the streets of Adelaide,...

Happier times

Giedo van der Garde drove for Sauber last year as reserve driver, expecting a race seat to come...

Virgin's first steps

While Manor will return to the grid this weekend, it is now five years since the team -...

Split down the middle

In 1999, BAR sported a dual livery on its cars during the season, with one side devoted to...

Debt of gratitude

Mika Häkkinen owed David Coulthard a debt of gratitude at the end of the 1998 Australian Grand Prix....

Kissing the apex…

This is pretty much what Keke Rosberg did repeatedly as his Goodyear-shod Theodore TR1 brushed past the barriers...

Feau Rouge

After the Brazilian Grand Prix, which opened the 1985 season, René Arnoux (seen here during the preliminary tests...

A step in to the unknown

Perhaps the last time Jenson Button was so uncertain about how a new F1 season would pan out...

The final effort

At the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in 2014 it was Marussia which was absent and presumed doomed while Caterham...

At home

In January 1979, Carlos Reutemann was beginning his tenure with Team Lotus at his home Grand Prix on the...

Bringing the curtain down

In 1963, the championship was long since decided before the end of the season, with Jim Clark having won...

In your father's footsteps...

Before Max Verstappen and Carlos Sainz Jr try to follow in the footsteps of their illustrious parents, one...

Mismatched

In February 1984, "winter" testing took place in Rio de Janeiro, using the Jacarepagua circuit. Coming out of retirement,...