Mansell: F1 weight limits disgraceful

Mansell: F1 weight limits disgraceful

Former World Champion Nigel Mansell says the weight limit situation in Formula 1 is "disgraceful", and has urged governing body the FIA to push through rule changes so as to avoid "discrimination against" certain bands of drivers. Read more…

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  1. Monday 21 October 2013

  2. Mansell: F1 weight limits disgraceful 09:28

    Mansell: F1 weight limits disgraceful

    Former World Champion Nigel Mansell says the weight limit situation in Formula 1 is "disgraceful", and has urged governing body the FIA to push through rule...

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  3. Thursday 8 August 2013

  4. 11:53

    Video: Mansell hits milestone 60th birthday

    F1
  5. Wednesday 26 June 2013

  6. Mansell to act as driver steward in Britain 08:58

    Mansell to act as driver steward in Britain

    Nigel Mansell has been named as the FIA's driver representative steward for the British Grand Prix, a role he has held at Silverstone for the past three...

    F1
  7. Tuesday 21 May 2013

  8. 05:00

    Monaco memories: Senna vs Mansell, 1992

    F1
  9. Tuesday 7 May 2013

  10. 05:00

    Barcelona memories: Mansell vs Senna, 1991

    F1
  11. Friday 25 January 2013

  12. 10:35

    Video: Piquet, Mansell rekindle old rivalry

    F1
  13. Monday 21 January 2013

  14. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Mansell vs Senna, Monza '91

    F1
  15. Friday 6 July 2012

  16. Mansell serving as steward for Britain 12:52

    Mansell serving as steward for Britain

    Nigel Mansell is playing the role of FIA driver representative steward for this weekend’s British Grand Prix. The Englishman, World Champion of 1992, won t...

    F1
  17. Tuesday 3 July 2012

  18. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Mansell wins at Silverstone in 1992

    F1
  19. Tuesday 22 May 2012

  20. Mansell to serve as Monaco steward 12:50

    Mansell to serve as Monaco steward

    Nigel Mansell will act as driver representative steward at this weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix. The 1992 World Champion was part of a memorable Monte Carlo d...

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  21. Sunday 6 May 2012

  22. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Mansell versus Senna at Barcelona

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  23. Thursday 16 February 2012

  24. Mansell awarded CBE by Prince Charles 10:42

    Mansell awarded CBE by Prince Charles

    Nigel Mansell, Formula 1 World Champion of 1992, has been presented with a CBE by HRH Prince Charles for services to children. The former Lotus, Williams...

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  25. Sunday 29 January 2012

  26. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Watson & Walker on Mansell, 1994

    F1
  27. Friday 27 January 2012

  28. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Mansell debuts 1991 Williams

    F1
  29. Saturday 31 December 2011

  30. Newey and Mansell to receive honours 10:15

    Newey and Mansell to receive honours

    Red Bull Chief Technical Officer Adrian Newey and former World Champion Nigel Mansell have been included on the list of New Year's honours, a ceremony in...

    F1
  31. Monday 3 October 2011

  32. 08:28

    Suzuka Memories: Mansell injures back in crash, 1987

    F1
  33. Wednesday 24 August 2011

  34. Mansell back in steward office for Spa 00:01

    Mansell back in steward office for Spa

    Nigel Mansell will be making his second steward appearance in three races as Formula 1 returns to Spa this weekend, governing body the FIA has confirmed....

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  35. Monday 25 July 2011

  36. 23:59

    Hungaroring Memories: Mansell takes Senna, 1989

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  37. Tuesday 19 July 2011

  38. Mansell: Hamilton should act like a Champion 16:10

    Mansell: Hamilton should act like a Champion

    Nigel Mansell has responded to Lewis Hamilton, with the latter having advised former drivers to keep opinions to themselves. The comments from Hamilton came...

    F1
  39. Wednesday 6 July 2011

  40. Mansell confirmed as steward for British GP 13:50

    Mansell confirmed as steward for British GP

    F1’s governing body has confirmed that Nigel Mansell will serve as driver steward for the upcoming British Grand Prix at Silverstone. The race – which the En...

    F1
  41. 08:00

    Silverstone Memories: Mansell gives Senna a lift, 1991

    F1
  42. Tuesday 5 July 2011

  43. Mansell advises Hamilton to stay at McLaren 09:29

    Mansell advises Hamilton to stay at McLaren

    Lewis Hamilton should remain with McLaren instead of switching to a rival team, in the opinion of 1992 World Champion Nigel Mansell. After missing out on...

    F1
  44. Thursday 23 June 2011

  45. Mansell and Alesi tip Petrov for 2011 win 09:05

    Mansell and Alesi tip Petrov for 2011 win

    Former F1 stars Nigel Mansell and Jean Alesi have expressed their unanimous praise for Renault’s Vitaly Petrov, who surprised all by claiming a rostrum r...

    F1
  46. Monday 16 May 2011

  47. 10:38

    Barcelona Memories: Senna VS Mansell, 1991

    F1
  48. Motor racing high up on Times Rich List 09:34

    Motor racing high up on Times Rich List

    Motor racing personalities are seven of the eleven richest people in Britain’s current sporting world, according to the recently published Sport Rich List b...

    F1
  49. Friday 31 December 2010

  50. Vettel a ‘true champion’, says Mansell 12:27

    Vettel a ‘true champion’, says Mansell

    Nigel Mansell believes Sebastian Vettel is a ‘true champion’ and that he didn’t luck into it. Indeed the Brit added that the German definitely deserved to ta...

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  51. Thursday 9 December 2010

  52. Mansell: Mercedes could be joker in pack 04:00

    Mansell: Mercedes could be joker in pack

    Mercedes Grand Prix could spring a few surprises next season and be right up there pushing the likes of Red Bull Racing, Ferrari and McLaren, that is the...

    F1
  53. Wednesday 8 December 2010

  54. F1 will be incredible in 2011 - Mansell 16:15

    F1 will be incredible in 2011 - Mansell

    Nigel Mansell reckons the battle for the 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship will be just as ‘titanic’ next season and he is looking forward to seeing fi...

    F1
  55. Wednesday 17 November 2010

  56. Mansell waves off Beaujolais Run at Brands 11:29

    Mansell waves off Beaujolais Run at Brands

    1992 World Champion Nigel Mansell was at Brands Hatch in order to signal the start of the Beaujolais Run, which involves a selection of cars travelling from...

    F2
  57. Tuesday 2 November 2010

  58. Mansell to start Beaujolais Run at Brands 11:57

    Mansell to start Beaujolais Run at Brands

    1992 World Champion Nigel Mansell will be officially launching the Beaujolais Run at Brands Hatch in two weeks’ time, with the start of the duo c...

    F2
  59. Wednesday 27 October 2010

  60. Mansell: F1 title still there for Webber to lose 04:00

    Mansell: F1 title still there for Webber to lose

    Nigel Mansell reckons Mark Webber remains the most likely to win the F1 2010 drivers’ title, even though the Aussie has now slipped down to second and b...

    F1
  61. Tuesday 26 October 2010

  62. Hamilton is just not in sync, says Mansell 14:25

    Hamilton is just not in sync, says Mansell

    1992 Formula One World Champion Nigel Mansell has told fellow countryman Lewis Hamilton that he will have up his game if he is to beat the Red Bulls and...

    F1
  63. Wednesday 1 September 2010

  64. Mansell features in car insurance advert 14:11

    Mansell features in car insurance advert

    This week has seen Nigel Mansell return to a regular slot on the screens of British televisions, although this doesn’t refer to the 1992 World Champion’s per...

    F1
  65. Tuesday 24 August 2010

  66. Mansell returns to stewards’ office 13:35

    Mansell returns to stewards’ office

    1992 World Champion Nigel Mansell will be acting as an FIA race steward for the second time in this year as he takes to Race Control at Spa this weekend....

    F1
  67. Wednesday 7 July 2010

  68. Mansell to be steward for home Grand Prix 15:05

    Mansell to be steward for home Grand Prix

    Formula 1 governing body the FIA has confirmed that 1992 World Champion Nigel Mansell will be the racing driver in Race Control this weekend as Silverstone...

    F1
  69. Monday 31 May 2010

  70. Hamilton responds to Mansell 'manufactured' comments 13:00

    Hamilton responds to Mansell 'manufactured' comments

    Turkish Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton has reacted to fellow British World Champion Nigel Mansell's recent comments that he is a 'manufactured' racing d...

    F1
  71. Sunday 14 March 2010

  72. Mansell considering steward role 03:30

    Mansell considering steward role

    Nigel Mansell is the latest former driver who is likely to act as a race steward at a Grand Prix this year. The idea comes as part of a new initiative by...

    F1
  73. Monday 8 March 2010

  74. Mansell tips Hamilton over Button 09:43

    Mansell tips Hamilton over Button

    Nigel Mansell believes that Lewis Hamilton is likely to hold the edge as he and fellow British World Champion Jenson Button share the same team for the...

    F1
  75. Monday 4 January 2010

  76. Mansell plans to join Le Mans 24 Hours 12:40

    Mansell plans to join Le Mans 24 Hours

    Having taken part in the Le Mans Series with son Greg last year, 1992 World Champion Nigel Mansell is now looking to race in this year's prestigious Le Mans...

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  77. Monday 21 December 2009

  78. Mansell: Age no worry for Schumacher 07:51

    Mansell: Age no worry for Schumacher

    Former World Champion Nigel Mansell believes a return to Formula 1 would not present any difficulties for Germany's Michael Schumacher. Furthermore, the ex...

    F1
  79. Wednesday 19 August 2009

  80. Mansell joins Le Mans Series with son 13:46

    Mansell joins Le Mans Series with son

    British motor racing legend Nigel Mansell will return to the international motorsport arena next month when he races a Ginetta-Zytek GZ09S in the Le Mans...

    LM
  81. Wednesday 10 June 2009

  82. Mansell success an inspiration for Button 17:00

    Mansell success an inspiration for Button

    Jenson Button has explained how the success of fellow British driver Nigel Mansell will remain in his mind when competing in the British Grand Prix next...

    F1
  83. Tuesday 7 August 2007

  84. Mansell criticizes McLaren team 08:30

    Mansell criticizes McLaren team

    Former British Formula 1 world champion Nigel Mansell has criticised the McLaren team for letting its drivers go public with their problems. Mansell...

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  85. Saturday 7 July 2007

  86. Mansell believes Hamilton can win championship 14:59

    Mansell believes Hamilton can win championship

    Former Formula One world champion Nigel Mansell believes Lewis Hamilton is capable of winning the championship in his first season in Formula 1. Hamilton is...

    F1
  87. Wednesday 30 May 2007

  88. Mansell supports McLaren's strategy 14:25

    Mansell supports McLaren's strategy

    Nigel Mansell believes Ron Dennis and his McLaren Formula 1 team didn't do anything wrong when the team decided there was no point seeing Hamilton try to...

    F1
  89. Monday 7 May 2007

  90. Mansell: Ecclestone can save Silverstone 14:29

    Mansell: Ecclestone can save Silverstone

    Former Formula 1 world champion Nigel Mansell believes only F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone can save Silverstone. The British track could lose its spot in the...

    F1
  91. Sunday 13 August 2006

  92. Mansell faces uphill struggle at Silverstone 05:00

    Mansell faces uphill struggle at Silverstone

    A captivating qualifying session at Silverstone on Saturday saw local hero Nigel Mansell come unstuck while only 700ths of a second separated the top three...

    F1
  93. Friday 20 January 2006

  94. 10:47

    Mansell looks forward to Silverstone comeback

    1992 F1 world champion Nigel Mansell is looking forward to returning to Silverstone after organisers of the new Grand Prix Masters series announced its 2006...

    F1
  95. Wednesday 14 December 2005

  96. 12:00

    Mansell: 'Playboy' Button won't win

    1992 world champion Nigel Mansell has accused Jenson Button of being not dedicated enough to lift the title. He hinted that his English countryman, 25, is...

    F1
  97. 04:00

    Mansell's sons start racing

    Former F1 champion Nigel Mansell has set his two sons to follow in his foot steps as they will both compete in the junior Formula BMW series next year. Nico...

    F1
  98. Monday 14 November 2005

  99. 08:42

    Mansell wins Grand Prix Masters race

    Nigel Mansell beat fellow former world champion Emerson Fittipaldi to the 'Grand Prix Masters' flag in South Africa. On the Kyalami track, polesitter...

    F1
  100. Thursday 29 September 2005

  101. 15:10

    Mansell renews F1 attack

    1992 world champion Nigel Mansell has renewed his attack on modern formula one by insisting that the new 'Grand Prix Masters' series might prove to be a...

    F1
  102. Wednesday 17 August 2005

  103. 12:46

    Mansell slams 'greedy' F1

    1992 world champion Nigel Mansell has launched a scathing attack on a 'greedy' formula one which has 'degrading' rules. The Briton, who retired after 31...

    F1
  104. Monday 15 August 2005

  105. 15:00

    F1 trickery

    Whether such antics occur today, perhaps we will only discover in a decade or so. 1992 champion Nigel Mansell, though, has an intriguing tale of F1 trickery...

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  106. Friday 22 July 2005

  107. 12:11

    Buttom slams Mansell

    Jenson Button has hit out at countryman and former F1 champion Nigel Mansell for slamming the 'Mickey Mouse' sport. "It's difficult for him to really...

    F1
  108. Tuesday 12 October 2004

  109. 12:05

    Mansell to draw new Silverstone layout

    Nigel Mansell will redesign part of the current F1 layout at Silverstone if a consortium wins the right to host the British grand prix. Kimi Cockburn, the...

    F1
  110. Monday 5 July 2004

  111. 12:46

    Mansell turned off by boring Formula One

    Formula One is now so boring that even Britain's Nigel Mansell can't bear to watch it on television, the former world champion says. "Ive tried to defend it...

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  112. Tuesday 18 May 2004

  113. 09:40

    Mansell has 'no plans' to watch Monaco

    Nigel Mansell is not turning on his television every second Sunday. The Englishman, whose wins-in-a-row record looks certain to tumble to Michael Schumacher...

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