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Virgin vs Lotus

Virgin Racing have revealed their 2010 drive line-up: ex-Toyota driver Timo Glock and GP2 racer Brazilian Lucas di Grassi. But a more interesting duel is revealing itself, between Virgin Racing boss Richard Branson and the Lotus F1 team.

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Glock to the Manor born

Former Toyota driver Timo Glock is off to join one of the new squads for next year, in the shape of the Manor Grand Prix team.

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Jarno Trulli,
Kamui Kobayashi,
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Toyota pulls out

Toyota has this morning announced that it is pulling out of F1 with immediate effect. It cites the global economic downturn as the reason for the withdrawal, after posting the company’s first ever operating loss back in March.

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robert kubica,
rubens barrichello,
sebastian vettel,
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Hamilton vs Button

Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton traded places at the front during the first practice session at the inaugural Abu Dhabi GP this morning, and it was good.

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robert kubica,
Romain Grosjean,
rubens barrichello,
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Spa-Francorchamps,
timo glock,
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Pause Button

Jenson Button will look at today and think that it could have been a lot worse. Taken out by Renault rookie Romain Grosjean on the first lap, Jenson could then only watch on from the pit wall, with his fingers crossed.

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renault,
robert kubica,
Romain Grosjean,
rubens barrichello,
sebastian vettel,
Spa,
Spa-Francorchamps,
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Spa break

We expected the Brawns not to be the quickest in Spa this weekend, but we certainly didn’t expect Button to not even make it into Q3 for qualifying at the Belgian GP.

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robert kubica,
Romain Grosjean,
rubens barrichello,
sebastian vettel,
Spa,
Spa-Francorchamps,
timo glock,
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Pray for rain

It looks like it’s going to be a struggle this weekend for the Brawns – if you really can take anything from practice times – with both Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello only managing 17th and 18th respectively today.

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renault,
robert kubica,
rubens barrichello,
sebastian vettel,
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timo glock,
toyota

Belgian GP preview

This weekend sees the F1 circus roll into the legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, for an anti-Monaco weekend. But what it lacks in glamour and glitz, it more than makes up for with pure, flat-out racing.

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