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It's the debate that just keeps going round in, well, circles. Are Pirelli's tires good or bad for Formula One? Seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher has already said the tires are like "driving on raw eggs," while racing legend Jackie Stewart warns they are a danger.

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F1 legend: Pirelli tires are dangerousupdated: Wed May 09 2012 15:38:00

When Jackie Stewart speaks about driver safety in Formula One, it's worth listening. The racing legend was a pioneer in raising standards in an era when mortality rates were high, and his legacy has left F1 stars with greater support than ever before.

SI.com: Bruce Martin: IndyCar drivers and officials meet to discuss how to make sport saferupdated: Fri Oct 28 2011 19:50:00

INDIANAPOLIS -- Now that the celebration of Dan Wheldon's life is over and the respects have been paid to the two-time Indianapolis 500 winner who was killed in a crash at Las Vegas Motor Speedway on Oct. 16, the hard work for the series begins. The first step in making necessary corrections came on Monday when IndyCar CEO Randy Bernard and other series officials conducted a three-hour long drivers' meeting at the Pagoda of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.

Force India to auction F1 'Art Car'updated: Fri Oct 21 2011 13:20:00

Formula One outfit Force India will auction a specially customized car next week in order to raise money for charity and the team's driver academy.

FIA tests cockpit canopyupdated: Fri Oct 21 2011 13:20:00

A high-power cannon is used to fire tires at a cockpit canopy during an FIA test.

Stewart: Death raises safety questionsupdated: Tue Oct 18 2011 05:39:00

Three-time F1 world champion Jackie Stewart says safety questions will be asked after the death of Dan Wheldon.

Stewart: Wheldon death should prompt safety improvementsupdated: Tue Oct 18 2011 05:39:00

The tragic death of English driver Dan Wheldon after a horror race crash in the U.S. should lead to changes in the IndyCar division, according to Formula One legend Jackie Stewart.

Jochen Rindt: Champion from beyond the graveupdated: Fri Sep 09 2011 08:01:00

In September 1970, a 28-year-old Jochen Rindt led the Formula One World Championship heading into the Italian Grand Prix at Monza.

The glitz and glamour of the world's greatest motor raceupdated: Fri May 27 2011 13:48:00

On Sunday, two of the greatest spectacles in motorsport will go grill to grill.

The magic of Monacoupdated: Fri May 27 2011 13:48:00

CNN's Don Riddell looks at the history of Formula One's most glamorous event of the year.

Formula One legend Stewart taken to hospitalupdated: Wed Mar 02 2011 14:45:00

Formula One legend Jackie Stewart is recovering in hospital after falling ill whilst flying back from attending the Geneva Motor Show.

The future of Formula Oneupdated: Sun Mar 14 2010 12:26:00

CNN's Richard Quest talks to racing legend Jackie Stewart about the future of the sport.

Schumacher backs Todt for FIA presidencyupdated: Wed Oct 14 2009 12:22:00

Seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher has thrown his weight behind his former Ferrari boss Jean Todt in his battle to take over as chief of motorsport's world governing body.

Who's the greatest F1 driver of all time?updated: Tue Sep 01 2009 13:25:00

Who's the greatest driver of all-time? Michael Schumacher? Maybe Alain Prost? Ayrton Senna perhaps? In an exclusive interview with CNN, three-time Formula One world champion, Jackie Stewart had no hesitation in naming his choice for the greatest driver of all-time.

F1 legend Stewart slams 'part-time amateurs'updated: Fri Jul 24 2009 15:07:00

Formula One legend Jackie Stewart says motorsport should not be run by "part-time amateurs" and has called for sweeping changes at the top of the world governing body.

SI.com: Lars Anderson: Motor sports Thrill Listupdated: Thu Jul 09 2009 13:01:00

These lists are not mere compilations of all-time bests in their respective sports but all-time bests at quickening the pulse and evoking a visceral response from those fortunate enough to have witnessed their artistry.

Formula One dispute set for court battleupdated: Fri Jun 19 2009 14:02:00

Motorsport governing body, the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), plan to sue Ferrari and the seven other Formula One teams threatening to set up a breakaway championship next season, for breach of contract.

Formula One chief 'unconcerned' by riftupdated: Fri Jun 19 2009 10:39:00

Formula One's sole commercial rights holder and overall supremo, Bernie Ecclestone, has dismissed the threat of eight of the sport's ten competing teams to breakaway to form a new championship.

Jackie Stewart speaks to CNNupdated: Fri Apr 17 2009 09:35:00

CNN's Justin Armsden speaks to Jackie Stewart about all the drama in this season Formula One.

Button claims pole for F1 new boys Brawn GPupdated: Mon Mar 30 2009 06:41:00

Britain's Jenson Button claimed pole position for Sunday's Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne -- leading a sweep of the front row for Formula One new boys Brawn GP.

SI.com: Brant James: Gil de Ferran went out on top in '03; now he's back for moreupdated: Wed Mar 11 2009 13:06:00

Those who are talented and masochistic enough to make motorsports a career begrudgingly accept the vagaries of the profession. It provides the highest highs. But they don't last long. The lowest lows can seem particularly cruel when so much involved with success and failure is beyond the control of the driver at the wheel. And racing doesn't often indulge sentimentality. Few get that ticker tape farewell.

Where does Hamilton rate among F1's finest?updated: Tue Jan 06 2009 10:20:00

At the age of 23 years and 301 days, Lewis Hamilton has become the youngest Formula One world champion in the sport's 58-year history.

Expectations hurting Hamilton, says Stewartupdated: Thu Jul 03 2008 04:35:00

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton is suffering from the expectations placed on his inexperienced shoulders, racing legend Jackie Stewart said ahead of the British Grand Prix.

Stewart: Formula One needs Mosley to goupdated: Wed Jul 02 2008 05:48:00

Formula One boss Max Mosley needs to go and an executive from outside the sport appointed to lead it into the future, racing legend Jackie Stewart says.

Mosley future in the balance as vote loomsupdated: Tue Jun 03 2008 04:06:00

Max Mosley's life has resembled the sauciest of soap operas since the end of March.

Time.com: A Record Fine for Formula Oneupdated: Thu Sep 13 2007 18:00:00

Motorsport's governing body slaps McLaren with a $100 million fine over the possession of a rival's confidential data

Formula 1 celebrated on stamps, collectiblesupdated: Thu Jul 19 2007 23:18:00

The Royal Mail, Britain's postal service, has unveiled a range of stamps commemorating some of Britain's most notable Formula 1 drivers, ranging from Stirling Moss in the 1950s to Nigel Mansell in the 1980s.

SI.com: Tim Tuttle: Stewart poised to break win drought; Hendrick's headacheupdated: Thu Jul 05 2007 01:46:00

The Nextel Cup season reaches the halfway point Saturday at Daytona with Tony Stewart still seeking his first victory. And that gets my vote as the season's biggest surprise.

Of Montrealupdated: Fri Jun 08 2007 01:28:00

The first European leg of the season over and done with and it's over to north America, for this weekend's Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal and next weekend's United States Grand Prix in Indianapolis.

Raikkonen to rest after crash testupdated: Tue Feb 15 2005 10:46:00

McLaren's Kimi Raikkonen crashed on Tuesday while testing the Formula One team's new car at the Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, near Barcelona.

Ecclestone takes Stewart to court updated: Thu Oct 21 2004 11:11:00

Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone is to sue Jackie Stewart, president of the British Racing Drivers' Club, for libel in the ongoing row about the future of the British Grand Prix.

British GP doomed says Ecclestoneupdated: Wed Oct 20 2004 03:13:00

The British Grand Prix now looks sure to be removed from the Formula One calendar next year, says the F1 commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone.

British GP due to be axed in 2005updated: Thu Sep 30 2004 13:05:00

The British Grand Prix is to be dropped from the 2005 Formula One calendar, former champion Jackie Stewart has revealed.

Ford pulls Jaguar out of F1updated: Fri Sep 17 2004 07:35:00

Ford has confirmed its Jaguar Formula One team will quit the sport at the end of the 2004 season, while the Cosworth engine company is also up for sale.

Fortune: Cars Still Countupdated: Mon Jun 22 1998 00:01:00

For all the excitement the computer industry has stirred up here at the approach of the 21st century, it is still dwarfed by that most 20th century of businesses: the auto industry. And let's face...

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