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  1. Wednesday 1 June 2016

  2. Villeneuve slams 'ridiculous' Safety Car phase 15:10

    Villeneuve slams 'ridiculous' Safety Car phase

    Jacques Villeneuve believes that Formula 1 drivers are made to look weak by decisions such as the one to start last weekend's Monaco Grand Prix from behind the…

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  3. Friday 22 January 2016

  4. Conway replaces Villeneuve at Venturi 13:27

    Conway replaces Villeneuve at Venturi

    Venturi has replaced Jacques Villeneuve with Mike Conway ahead of the next Formula E round in Argentina, following a "mutual agreement" to part ways with the…

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  5. Villeneuve: F1 needs to be 'stupid, crazy' 11:22

    Villeneuve: F1 needs to be 'stupid, crazy'

    Jacques Villeneuve, the 1997 Formula 1 World Champion, says that the sport needs to feature "stupid and crazy" elements if it is to recover its popularity…

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  6. Friday 14 August 2015

  7. Villeneuve: Formula E move an 'easy' decision 11:21

    Villeneuve: Formula E move an 'easy' decision

    Former Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve says it was an "easy decision" to commit to a full Formula E season with Venturi once he had sampled the car…

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  8. Friday 7 August 2015

  9. Villeneuve joins Venturi in Formula E 23:43

    Villeneuve joins Venturi in Formula E

    Former Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve will race for the Venturi GP team during the second season of Formula E, alongside the continuing Stéphane…

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  10. Monday 3 August 2015

  11. Villeneuve tests Venturi Formula E car 10:43

    Villeneuve tests Venturi Formula E car

    Former Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve tested Venturi's package for the second Formula E season last week, the team has confirmed to…

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  12. Friday 8 May 2015

  13. Villeneuve still against Verstappen promotion 16:27

    Villeneuve still against Verstappen promotion

    Jacques Villeneuve still believes that Max Verstappen's rapid promotion to Formula 1 gives off the wrong image for the sport, despite his impressive…

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  14. Thursday 22 January 2015

  15. Villeneuve-designed circuit gets approval 16:32

    Villeneuve-designed circuit gets approval

    A racing complex that will feature a road track designed by former Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has received approval for construction. The…

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  16. Monday 29 December 2014

  17. Villeneuve: Vettel will need patience next year 16:25

    Villeneuve: Vettel will need patience next year

    1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve thinks Sebastian Vettel will need to be patient next season at Ferrari. Ferrari confirmed at the…

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  18. Monday 22 December 2014

  19. Villeneuve still critical of Verstappen signing 12:50

    Villeneuve still critical of Verstappen signing

    1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has again criticised Red Bull's decision to give Max Verstappen a drive with Toro Rosso in 2015. Verstappen…

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  20. Monday 6 October 2014

  21. Villeneuve wants Safety Car changes 12:06

    Villeneuve wants Safety Car changes

    Ex-F1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has called for the sport's Safety Car procedures to be altered after Jules Bianchi's accident at the Japanese Grand…

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  22. Saturday 23 August 2014

  23. Villeneuve hits out at Verstappen signing 10:34

    Villeneuve hits out at Verstappen signing

    1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villenuve has hit out at Red Bull's decision to promote Max Verstappen to a Toro Rosso seat for 2015, claiming it is the…

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  24. Monday 28 July 2014

  25. Villeneuve: Rosberg tried to ruin Hamilton's race 10:47

    Villeneuve: Rosberg tried to ruin Hamilton's race

    Jacques Villeneuve believes that Nico Rosberg tried to "destroy" Lewis Hamilton's Hungarian Grand Prix. Rosberg was running directly behind Mercedes…

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  26. Wednesday 25 June 2014

  27. Villeneuve: Vettel finished at Red Bull 06:00

    Villeneuve: Vettel finished at Red Bull

    1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve thinks Sebastian Vettel is 'finished at Red Bull' and should switch teams next season. Vettel took his…

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  28. Tuesday 24 June 2014

  29. Villeneuve: Räikkönen needs to step up or quit 10:01

    Villeneuve: Räikkönen needs to step up or quit

    Ferrari driver Kimi Räikkönen needs to either step up or go home, that's the uncompromising verdict of 1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques…

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  30. Wednesday 30 April 2014

  31. Villeneuve completes Indianapolis refresher programme 09:51

    Villeneuve completes Indianapolis refresher programme

    1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has completed his mandatory Indianapolis 500 refresher programme, meaning that the Canadian is now cleared to…

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  32. Friday 28 February 2014

  33. 01:00

    Video of the Day: Villeneuve wins Indy 500

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  34. Wednesday 26 February 2014

  35. Villeneuve to enter Indy 500 with Schmidt 20:26

    Villeneuve to enter Indy 500 with Schmidt

    Jacques Villeneuve will enter this year's Indianapolis 500 with Schmidt Peterson Motorsports. The Canadian, who recently announced that he is to contest the…

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  36. Monday 17 February 2014

  37. Brundle miffed with Villeneuve 14:51

    Brundle miffed with Villeneuve

    Sky Sports F1 commentator and pundit Martin Brundle has hit out at Jacques Villeneuve after the Canadian was critical of the sport. Villeneuve, who won the…

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  38. Friday 14 February 2014

  39. Villeneuve: Formula 1 no longer special 14:09

    Villeneuve: Formula 1 no longer special

    Jacques Villeneuve says Formula 1 is no longer special as a result of its latest regulation overhaul. The 1997 World Champion, speaking after his seat in…

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  40. Thursday 13 February 2014

  41. Villeneuve to tackle World Rallycross in 2014 12:17

    Villeneuve to tackle World Rallycross in 2014

    Jacques Villeneuve has teamed up with Albatec Racing to contest the 2014 World Rallycross Championship. The 1997 Formula 1 World Champion will drive a…

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  42. Monday 6 May 2013

  43. 06:00

    Video: Villeneuve on inter-team rivalry

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  44. Sunday 31 March 2013

  45. Villeneuve: Vettel's behaviour was stupid 13:51

    Villeneuve: Vettel's behaviour was stupid

    Former World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has added his name to the list of Sebastian Vettel critics after last weekend's Malaysian Grand Prix, labelling the…

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  46. Wednesday 30 January 2013

  47. Villeneuve announced as Sky Italia pundit 09:50

    Villeneuve announced as Sky Italia pundit

    Ex-Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has been revealed as a pundit for Sky Italia. The 41-year-old made a one-off appearance for British variant Sky…

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  48. Wednesday 23 January 2013

  49. Villeneuve confirms Pau Grand Prix entry 11:35

    Villeneuve confirms Pau Grand Prix entry

    Jacques Villeneuve will take part in the Pau Grand Prix in May, with the Canadian driver confirming his entry for the Supertourisme 2L support races at the…

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  50. Friday 9 November 2012

  51. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Villeneuve versus Irvine in Argentina

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  52. Monday 3 September 2012

  53. Villeneuve teams up with Verstappen for Azerbaijan 14:43

    Villeneuve teams up with Verstappen for Azerbaijan

    Jacques Villeneuve, F1 World Champion of 1997, has signed up for the City Challenge GT Race in Azerbaijan. The event will be staged in early October, on the…

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  54. Tuesday 17 July 2012

  55. Villeneuve signs up for second V8 Supercars event 10:55

    Villeneuve signs up for second V8 Supercars event

    Jacques Villeneuve, F1 Champion of 1997, has confirmed that he will soon compete in a second V8 Supercars race. The French-Canadian has already taken part in…

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  56. Tuesday 12 June 2012

  57. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Villeneuve’s crash at Magny-Cours

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  58. Saturday 9 June 2012

  59. Villeneuve received death threats in Montreal 09:54

    Villeneuve received death threats in Montreal

    Former Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has received multiple threats from Montreal's protesting students. The protesters in Montreal have used F1's…

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  60. Wednesday 9 May 2012

  61. 08:12

    Video of the Day: Villeneuve drives father’s Ferrari

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  62. Tuesday 8 May 2012

  63. 13:15

    F1 photos: Jacques Villeneuve drives Gilles' Ferrari

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  64. Jacques Villeneuve pays tribute to father Gilles 13:14

    Jacques Villeneuve pays tribute to father Gilles

    To commemorate 30 years since Gilles Villeneuve's tragic death at the Zolder circuit in Belgium, son and 1997 Formula 1 World Champion Jacques drove the Ferrari…

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  65. Monday 9 April 2012

  66. Jacques Villeneuve to drive Gilles' car at Fiorano 08:11

    Jacques Villeneuve to drive Gilles' car at Fiorano

    Tuesday 8 May 2012 will mark three decades since the crash which took the life of Gilles Villeneuve. To mark the anniversary of the 1982 Belgian Grand Prix…

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  67. Saturday 21 January 2012

  68. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Badoer and Villeneuve, Monaco '96

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  69. Tuesday 20 December 2011

  70. Former drivers line-up for i1Super Series 12:29

    Former drivers line-up for i1Super Series

    Several ex Formula 1 drivers are preparing to compete alongside Indian hopefuls in the new i1Super Series. Names include 1997 Champion Jacques Villeneuve…

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  71. Tuesday 5 July 2011

  72. Villeneuve: F1 a ‘borefest’ now 14:31

    Villeneuve: F1 a ‘borefest’ now

    Jacques Villeneuve does not agree with those who support the new-for-2011 DRS, which allows drivers to enjoy more chances to pass with an aerodynamic advantage.…

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  73. Wednesday 16 March 2011

  74. 08:22

    Melbourne Memories: Villeneuve flies over Ralf, 2001

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  75. Tuesday 15 March 2011

  76. 09:09

    Melbourne Memories: Hill VS Villeneuve, 1996

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  77. Thursday 21 October 2010

  78. Villeneuve now aiming for full-time V8 seat 09:42

    Villeneuve now aiming for full-time V8 seat

    Jacques Villeneuve has revealed that he is targeting a permanent seat in leading Australian touring car championship V8 Supercars, as he takes part in this…

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  79. Thursday 9 September 2010

  80. Villeneuve now considering F1 team buy-in 08:42

    Villeneuve now considering F1 team buy-in

    Villeneuve Racing will not be present on the 2011 starting grid, with Formula 1 governing body the FIA having stated on Wednesday that no 13th team has been…

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  81. Saturday 14 August 2010

  82. Dennis supports Villeneuve’s bid to enter F1 11:04

    Dennis supports Villeneuve’s bid to enter F1

    McLaren’s Ron Dennis has said it would be good for Formula 1 to see Jacques Villeneuve return to Formula 1 with his own team. The Canadian is hoping to enter…

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  83. Wednesday 21 July 2010

  84. Villeneuve confirms partnership with Durango 09:26

    Villeneuve confirms partnership with Durango

    Jacques Villeneuve has responded to speculation across the internet by clarifying his current plans to enter a Formula 1 team, Villeneuve Racing, in 2011. The…

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  85. Thursday 15 July 2010

  86. Villeneuve hoping to return with own team 15:31

    Villeneuve hoping to return with own team

    Former World Champion Jacques Villeneuve is hoping to return to Formula 1 with his own team. The 39-year-old from Canada was close to a race comeback in with…

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  87. Wednesday 16 June 2010

  88. Villeneuve still planning F1 comeback 16:41

    Villeneuve still planning F1 comeback

    Jacques Villeneuve continues to map out a Formula 1 return for next year, having narrowly missed out on a chance to make a comeback with Stefan GP in 2010. The…

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  89. Thursday 10 June 2010

  90. Villeneuve forecasts McLaren Montreal victory 15:44

    Villeneuve forecasts McLaren Montreal victory

    Jacques Villeneuve has echoed the sentiments of Sebastian Vettel by predicting a McLaren success at this weekend's Canadian Grand Prix. The 1997 World Champion…

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  91. Thursday 29 April 2010

  92. Experience is more valued now, insists Villeneuve 12:30

    Experience is more valued now, insists Villeneuve

    Jacques Villeneuve reiterates that he is not giving up on a Formula 1 return, having missed out on rejoining the grid with Stefan GP this year; the Serbian…

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  93. 2001 B.A.R for sale online 05:00

    2001 B.A.R for sale online

    For sale: British American Racing-Honda Formula 1 car. Year: 2001. A B.A.R F1 car, the like of which was driven by 1997 Champion Jacques Villeneuve nine years…

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  94. Thursday 11 March 2010

  95. Villeneuve joins BBC radio team 09:39

    Villeneuve joins BBC radio team

    Having missed out on a chance to rejoin the Formula 1 grid this year, 1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve will be present in Bahrain over the weekend in…

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  96. Thursday 4 March 2010

  97. Villeneuve disappointed to miss F1 comeback 16:08

    Villeneuve disappointed to miss F1 comeback

    Following much speculation, 1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve will not return to the Formula 1 grid in 2010. The French-Canadian had hoped to make a…

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  98. Friday 19 February 2010

  99. 'Absolute madness!' - Villeneuve on Schumacher 10:39

    'Absolute madness!' - Villeneuve on Schumacher

    Jacques Villeneuve is highly excited by the fact that he could be racing Michael Schumacher in Formula 1 again this year after it seemed that the careers of…

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  100. Villeneuve pushing for comeback with Stefan GP 10:06

    Villeneuve pushing for comeback with Stefan GP

    1997 Champion Jacques Villeneuve freely admits that he is aiming to be back on the Formula 1 grid this year in a field of cars which he believes will better…

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  101. Thursday 18 February 2010

  102. Villeneuve linked to Stefan GP 10:12

    Villeneuve linked to Stefan GP

    Wednesday's reports of US F1 possibly not making the grid this season have been receiving with a rapid reaction of internet rumours, not least that 1997 World…

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  103. Wednesday 16 December 2009

  104. 'Returning would be easy' - Villeneuve on Schumacher 15:41

    'Returning would be easy' - Villeneuve on Schumacher

    1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve is sure that, should Michael Schumacher return to the Formula 1 grid with Mercedes next year, the German would experience…

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  105. Wednesday 2 December 2009

  106. Canadian GP organisers willing to help Villeneuve 14:20

    Canadian GP organisers willing to help Villeneuve

    The organisers of the Canadian Grand Prix hope to see Jacques Villeneuve return to Formula 1 next season. The Canadian is linked to Lotus F1 and if Villeneuve…

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  107. Wednesday 18 November 2009

  108. Villeneuve working on F1 comeback 16:19

    Villeneuve working on F1 comeback

    1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has reunited with personal trainer Dr. Erwin Göllner in Austria as the French-Canadian hopes to secure a place on the…

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  109. Saturday 25 July 2009

  110. USF1 consider Wurz and Villeneuve 07:00

    USF1 consider Wurz and Villeneuve

    USF1 sporting director Peter Windsor has admitted that the Charlotte-based team has considered both Alexander Wurz and Jacques Villeneuve as possible candidates…

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  111. Thursday 16 July 2009

  112. Villeneuve to contest Spa 24 Hours 13:59

    Villeneuve to contest Spa 24 Hours

    1997 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve will be driving in the Spa 24 Hour race of the FIA GT Championship next weekend. The French-Canadian, who has also been…

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  113. Tuesday 7 July 2009

  114. Villeneuve still keen to return 17:21

    Villeneuve still keen to return

    Jacques Villeneuve has again expressed his hope to return to Formula One. With three new teams entering the sport to boost the grid to 26 cars in 2010, the…

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  115. Saturday 6 June 2009

  116. Villeneuve urges drivers to be 'themselves' 05:00

    Villeneuve urges drivers to be 'themselves'

    Jacques Villeneuve has criticized the general manner by which the majority of modern day drivers go racing in the Formula One field. Outspoken Villeneuve…

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