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Team Principal a 'Thing of the Past'

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.04.2014 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

When McLaren announced the signing of Eric Boullier as the new Racing Director, some astute Formula 1 fans asked, "what the heck is a Racing Director? Is that a new Ron Dennis phrase for team principal?"

Mercedes Says Testing Needs More FIA Oversight

Todd McCandless | Posted 26.08.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

The International Tribunal has met, listened to arguments and rendered judgment concerning the Mercedes and Pirelli private test on May 15-17. That verdict has been met with some criticism least of which came from Ferrari's Horse Whisperer column.

Vettel Ignores Team, Secures Malaysian GP Win

Todd McCandless | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Sebastian Vettel took it upon himself to win the Malaysian Grand Prix regardless of what the team or Mark Webber had planned. With 10 laps to go in Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix, Vettel ignored team orders to take the lead of the race away from teammate Mark Webber.

Hamilton Signs With Mercedes for the Challenge, not the Money

Todd McCandless | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Lewis grew up in the McLaren system and has been a part fo their driver stable for 14 years but there comes a time when young man must make the decisions, good ro bad, that will define his own career on terms he feels he has singlehandedly chosen.

Restricting the Restriction...or, how to Cheat in Formula One

Todd McCandless | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

I was reading an interesting story at AUTOSPORT about Mercedes GP boss Ross Brawn's view of the Resource Restriction Agreement (RRA) that the teams ag...