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Nov 25

F1: Maldonado Is Still The Key In A Complex Driver Market

F1: Maldonado Is Still The Key In A Complex Driver Market

Pastor Maldonado of Venezuela and Williams drives during the final practice session prior to qualifying for the Brazilian F1 GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

A string of driver announcements can be expected this week as the pieces finally fall into place after weeks of uncertainty – with Pastor Maldonado likely to be the first.

The Interlagos paddock was a hive of activity as driver managers went from team to team and mixed messages emerged about how things will ultimately unfold.

Nov 25

SportsCars: LMP3 Class Announced For 2015 — Stunning Design

The Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) announced Monday the creation of a new prototype category, LMP3, that’s set to launch in 2015. (Photo: Sora Composites)

The Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) announced Monday the creation of a new prototype category, LMP3, that’s set to launch in 2015. (Photo: Sora Composites)

The Automobile Club de l’Ouest (ACO) announced Monday the creation of a new prototype category, LMP3, that’s set to launch in 2015.

Aimed to provide teams with a low-cost, turn-key prototype, the new class, which replaces the spec LMPC category, will be seen in the European and Asian Le Mans Series.

Nov 25

F1: 2013 Brazil GP In-Depth Analysis And Recap

F1: 2013 Brazil GP In-Depth Analysis And Recap

Felipe Massa of Brazil and Ferrari performs donuts as he finishes his last race for Ferrari following the Brazilian F1 GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Sebastian Vettel won the 2013 Brazilian Grand Prix, despite losing the lead on the start to Nico Rosberg. Mark Webber finished second behind his teammate, after scrapping with third place Fernando Alonso multiple times throughout the race.

As reported at Formula1blog.com

Jenson Button, who started on the hard compound tires, opposite the rest of the field, would finish fourth after a charge through the field. Though Rosberg started second and went into T1 first, he would soon drop down the order on a wetter race setup, finishing fifth.

Nov 25

F1: Stefano Domenicali Discusses Positives As Ferrari Drops To Third

F1: Stefano Domenicali Discusses Positives As Ferrari Drops To Third

Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali. (Photo: Getty Images)

Stefano Domenicali admits it was frustrating to lose second place in the constructors’ championship in Brazil after Felipe Massa’s drive through penalty cost vital points.

Nevertheless the team boss says there was much good to come out of the season.