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28 November 2014

Wolff steps up to test driver role at Williams

Williams Martini Racing has announced that Susie Wolff will step up to the role of test driver for the 2015 season.
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She joined Williams in 2012 as the team's development driver, completing simulator work and several test sessions before making her race weekend debut at Silverstone in first practice for the 2014 British Grand Prix.

26 November 2014

2014 Abu Dhabi test round-up

The F1 paddock remained in Abu Dhabi for the fourth and final test of the 2014 season at the Yas Marina Circuit.
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A mix of race and reserve drivers took to the track on Tuesday and Wednesday, with teams testing development parts and gathering data for the last time before the winter break.

25 November 2014

The F1 2014 season in stats

The F1 2014 season has now come to a close, following a dramatic and action-packed year of racing.
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After arguably one of the most exciting seasons in the sport's recent history, here are all the statistics you need to know.

24 November 2014

Who will be driving at the Abu Dhabi test?

2014 F1 machinery will return to the track on Tuesday and Wednesday for the final test of the year in Abu Dhabi.
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The event gives teams two final days to trial development parts and gather data at the Yas Marina Circuit before the winter break.

2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in pictures

The 2014 Formula 1 season concluded in dramatic style at the Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi, with Lewis Hamilton securing his second world title.
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The Englishman won the final race of the year after a faultless drive. His team-mate and rival Nico Rosberg finished 14th after an ERS failure. Here is the race weekend in pictures.

23 November 2014

2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Driver Reaction

Lewis Hamilton secured the 2014 title with a faultless drive to victory at the season finale in Abu Dhabi.
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His team-mate Rosberg finished 14th after suffering an ERS failure and losing power. Felipe Massa and Valtteri Bottas completed the podium. Here are some post-race thoughts from the drivers.

Hamilton takes the 2014 drivers' title

Lewis Hamilton has secured the 2014 drivers' title after a season-long battle with his team-mate Nico Rosberg.
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The Englishman took the championship in dramatic fashion at the Yas Marina Circuit after winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.