• Maurice Hamilton's blog
  • The 2014 Gobshite Award
  • December 17, 2014: With an idea borrowed from the late Hugh Leonard, Maurice Hamilton looks for F1's outstanding Gobshite of 2014, defined by someone who "is a jackass, often harmless but always hopeless"

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  • Alonso and McLaren: Never say Never
  • December 11, 2014: With Fernando Alonso's remarkable return to McLaren finally confirmed, Maurice Hamilton looks at why such a move seemed so unlikely until the last few weeks

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  • Serious fun
  • December 8, 2014: Maurice Hamilton reports back from the annual Sparks Motorsport Champions Dinner where big names from racing come together for a good cause

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  • F1 protests great and small
  • November 21, 2014: Maurice Hamilton reports back from F1 in Schools in which an innovative design was declared illegal by the judges

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  • Bernie's double-talk
  • November 16, 2014: After Bernie Ecclestone proved just how out of touch he was earlier this week, Maurice Hamilton looks at how times have changed since Ecclestone's early days

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  • François Guiter: Merci - et au revoir
  • November 10, 2014: Maurice Hamilton remembers François Guiter, the man who 'played a signature tune for the world of French motor sport' but refused to blow his own trumpet, after he passed away on November 8

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  • Mr E chokes on a reality pill
  • November 3, 2014: Maurice Hamilton on how the realities of F1's financial issues have finally caught up with its ring leader Bernie Ecclestone

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  • Back of the F1 grid? Don't go there
  • October 30, 2014: 'The head-in-the-sand attitude of the teams does them no credit.' Maurice Hamilton looks at the state of Formula One after the collapse of Marussia and Caterham since the last grand prix

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  • A championship won by half a point
  • October 18, 2014: Maurice Hamilton turns the clock back 30 years to the finale of the 1984 world championship when Niki Lauda just beat Alain Prost by half a point in Portugal

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  • Dealing with Formula One's down side
  • October 16, 2014: Maurice Hamilton analyses the reaction to Jules Bianchi's crash at Suzuka and how perceptions have changed since he started reporting on the sport in 1977

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  • Vettel and Alonso: The next McLaren dream team?
  • October 8, 2014: Maurice Hamilton adds another twist to the 2015 driver market with evidence supporting a possible McLaren dream team of Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel

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  • Andrea de Cesaris : 'A truly lovely person'
  • October 6, 2014: Maurice Hamilton looks back at the life of Andrea de Cessaris, a driver with a reputation for crashing in F1 but one remembered for his fun-loving and engaing personality

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  • John Crosslé: A quiet legend in a noisy business
  • September 30, 2014: Maurice Hamilton remembers the cars and the legacy of John Crosslé, creator of the world's longest surviving manufacturer of customer racing company

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  • Ciao Luca
  • September 11, 2014: Maurice Hamilton looks back at the impact Luca di Montezemolo had - not once, but twice - on Ferrari after his colourful tenure with the Prancing Horse came to an end

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  • Eoin Young: Monza memories
  • September 5, 2014: Maurice Hamilton recalls fond memories of his friend and mentor Eoin Young, "a giant of 'old school' motor sport journalism", who passed away on September 5

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  • Jonathan Williams: 1942 - 2014
  • September 1, 2014: Maurice Hamilton remembers Jonathan Williams, a 'very gentle man from another era' who raced just once for Ferrari in 1967 but left his mark on those he met and raced alongside, after he passed away on August 31

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  • Hamilton and Rosberg: An unmanageable act?
  • August 28, 2014: Maurice Hamilton analyses the reaction to the weekend's events at Spa-Francorchamps and explains why Mercedes needs to toughen up

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  • A racer's inspiration
  • August 18, 2014: Maurice Hamilton reflects on the inspirational work of Roger Pedrick, who has forged a career in art after his hugely promising racing career ended with paralysis in a 1977 shunt

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