Richard Mille joins Sauber as premium partner for 2018

Just hours before it presents its 2018 charger, the Alfa Romeo Sauber F1 Team has announced a premium partnership with luxury watch maker Richard Mille. Richard Mille is famous for making some of the most sophisticated and expensive timepieces in the world, with designs often inspired from the world of motorsport. The 67-year-old Frenchman founded…

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Ecclestone says Hamilton could quit F1 after 2018

Former Formula 1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone says that Lewis Hamilton might decide to walk away from the sport after the current season. Hamilton’s current contract with Mercedes expires at the end of 2018. It’s been widely expected that he will sign an extension to stay at Brackley for at least another two seasons. The…

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Rogue States and Nuclear Dangers

Throughout the world there is great relief and optimism about the nuclear deal reached in Vienna between Iran and the P5+1 nations, the five veto-holding members of the U.N. Security Council and Germany. Most of the world apparently shares the assessment of the U.S. Arms Control Association that “the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action establishes…

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F1 and IndyCar collaborating and sharing data on cockpit safety

Formula 1 and IndyCar have gone for different approaches to cockpit safety but the two series are sharing data on their respective programmes. Earlier this year, IndyCar initiated tests of its aeroscreen concept, with the device enjoying another development test on Monday at Indianapolis with Penske’s Josef Newgarden. Potential visibility constraints on oval tracks deterred…

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