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Grand Prix stamps

2007 Grand Prix stampsThe Royal Mail is issuing six Grand Prix stamps to celebrate one hundred years of UK motorsport and the 50th anniversary of Stirling Moss winning the British Grand Prix.

The six stamps feature Moss’s 1957 Vanwall, Graham Hill’s 1962 BRM P57, Jim Clark’s 1963 Lotus 25 Climax, Jackie Stewart’s 1973 Tyrrell 006/2, James Hunt’s 1976 McLaren M23 and Nigel Mansell’s 1986 Williams FW11.

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Ten rare and amazing F1 videos

Michael Schumacher, Ralf Schumacher, 1999There are plenty of great F1 videos on Youtube. But one does get rather sick of endless slow-motion crash footage set to Linkin Park.

You have to rummage around to find the best F1 videos – and here they are – ten rare F1 clips that aren’t stolen from race broadcasts and season review videos.

There’s some cracking helmet camera footage from 1994. Isn’t it stupid that these cameras aren’t being used in today’s broadcasts? Well they definitely still have the technology because there’s more drivers’ eye footage from last year’s BMW.

Plus Ayrton Senna’s first outing with Williams, Michael Schumacher’s Ferrari flexi-wing failure and crash in testing, and more…

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