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Formula One is the highest class of single-seater auto racing sanctioned by the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) and owned by the Formula One Group. The World Drivers' Championship, which became the FIA Formula One World Championship in 1981, has been one of the premier forms of racing around the world since its inaugural season in 1950. The word "formula" in the name refers to the set of rules to which all participants' cars must conform. A Formula One season consists of a series of races, known as Grands Prix, which take place worldwide on purpose-built circuits and on public roads.

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Coronavirus forces postponement of Baku F1 race [Video]

Coronavirus forces postponement of Baku F1 race

The Azerbaijan Grand Prix becomes the eighth race of the Formula One season to fall victim to the coronavirus.

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Ice yachters brave the coronavirus and the icy Russian cold [Video]

Ice yachters brave the coronavirus and the icy Russian cold

Ice yachters brave frigid Siberian temperatures as most of the sports world remains paralysed by the coronavirus.

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Ice yachters brave the coronavirus and the icy Russian cold. [Video]

Ice yachters brave the coronavirus and the icy Russian cold.

SHOWS: IRKUTSK REGION, RUSSIA (MARCH 19, 2020) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. ICE YACHTING RACERS RUNNING AND JUMPING ON ICE YACHTS TO START THE RACE 2. VARIOUS OF RACE IN PROGRESS 3. LAKE BAIKAL VIEW 4.

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Lewis Hamilton hits the surf Down Under after Australian Grand Prix cancelled [Video]

Lewis Hamilton hits the surf Down Under after Australian Grand Prix cancelled

Lewis Hamilton goes surfing Down Under after the Australian Grand Prix is canned due to the coronavirus.

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Formula One in turmoil after Australia Grand Prix scrapped due to coronavirus [Video]

Formula One in turmoil after Australia Grand Prix scrapped due to coronavirus

The Formula One season has been thrown into doubt with the cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix due to the coronavirus on Friday (March 13).

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Formula One preview: A lap of the Australian Grand Prix [Video]

Formula One preview: A lap of the Australian Grand Prix

Facts and figures ahead of the Australian Grand Prix as the new Formula One season gets under way. Lewis Hamilton begins his quest for a record-equalling seventh World Championship.

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Spectators barred from Bahrain F1 Grand Prix due to coronavirus [Video]

Spectators barred from Bahrain F1 Grand Prix due to coronavirus

The Bahrain Grand Prix is the latest sports event to be hit by the fight to contain the coronavirus outbreak.

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Verstappen tests out track to host Dutch GP [Video]

Verstappen tests out track to host Dutch GP

Red Bull F1 driver Max Verstappen says he was positively surprised by the new Zandvoort circuit.

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F1 cannot race if a team is denied entry due to virus, says Brawn [Video]

F1 cannot race if a team is denied entry due to virus, says Brawn

SHOWS: SILVERSTONE, ENGLAND, UK (MARCH 3, 2020) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. (SOUNDBITE) (English) FORMULA ONE MANAGING DIRECTOR FOR MOTORSPORT ROSS BRAWN SAYING: "We're doing everything we can to make

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Company Creates 24ct Gold Bike Wheel That Costs £10,000 [Video]

Company Creates 24ct Gold Bike Wheel That Costs £10,000

A company has created a 24ct gold bike wheel that costs £10,000. Made by Swiss brand SPENGLE, the wheel is the company's most daring project yet. The SPENGLE Gold wheel is built with 24ct gold leaf..

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Champion Hamilton forecasts close-fought F1 season [Video]

Champion Hamilton forecasts close-fought F1 season

SHOWS: LONDON, ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM (FEBRUARY 16, 2020) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. (SOUNDBITE) (English) FORMULA ONE WORLD CHAMPION LEWIS HAMILTON SAYING: "I think it's going to be exciting. I mean,

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Williams declare fresh start after dismal 2019 season [Video]

Williams declare fresh start after dismal 2019 season

Former Formula One champions Williams hope their new car will revive their fortunes after last season's disappointments.

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AlphaTauri unveil their new Formula One car for 2020 [Video]

AlphaTauri unveil their new Formula One car for 2020

Drivers Daniil Kvyat and Pierre Gasly help unveil new AlphaTauri Formula One car, the AT01

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McLaren drivers back Chinese Grand prix delay over virus [Video]

McLaren drivers back Chinese Grand prix delay over virus

SHOWS: WOKING NEAR LONDON, ENGLAND, UK (FEBRUARY 13, 2020) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. MCLAREN DRIVERS LANDO NORRIS AND CARLOS SAINZ AT CAR LAUNCH 2. (SOUNDBITE) (English) MCLAREN DRIVER CARLOS SAINZ

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'That's how it is' - Renault F1 driver Ocon on Chinese GP cancellation due to coronavirus [Video]

'That's how it is' - Renault F1 driver Ocon on Chinese GP cancellation due to coronavirus

Esteban Ocon says "that's how it is", while Renault F1 teammate Daniel Ricciardo says it was "a decision that needed to come soon" following the cancellation of the Chinese Grand Prix because of the..

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Coronavirus: The confirmed cases around the world [Video]

Coronavirus: The confirmed cases around the world

Formula One chiefs are poised to announce the postponement of the Chinese Grand Prix due to the outbreak of coronavirus. Here is a look at the total confirmed cases across the world.

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Mercedes intend to give Hamilton fastest car [Video]

Mercedes intend to give Hamilton fastest car

Lewis Hamilton will stay with Mercedes if Formula One’s dominant team can provide him with the quickest car on the planet, Toto Wolff has said. Hamilton’s £40million-a-season contract with the..

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