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PIC FROM ARCHIVE: F1's last Macau GP winner

Remember when.... #ThrowbackThursday
Despite the rise of the GP3 Series in recent years, is it credible that no-one on the current F1 grid can count a win in the once-prestigious Macau Grand Prix on their CV?

Remarkably, that is the case, with the last man to stand atop the Macau podium and then make it to the top flight being Lucas di Grassi, the 'one and done' Virgin driver, who completed a single season in the top flight before going on to test for Pirelli and Formula E and then make a successful transition to sportscars with Audi.

Among those di Grassi beat around the Guia circuit in 2005? Fellow F1 graduates Robert Kubica, Romain Grosjean, Kazuki Nakajima, Bruno Senna.... and one Sebastian Vettel!

Read the full story HERE

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Lucas di Grassi wins in Macau
01.05.2016 - Race, Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
01.05.2016 - Race, Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05 and Felipe Nasr (BRA) Sauber C34
01.05.2016 - Race, Rio Haryanto (IND) Manor Racing MRT05
01.05.2016 - Race, Felipe Nasr (BRA) Sauber C34 and Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
01.05.2016 - Race, Jenson Button (GBR)  McLaren Honda MP4-31 and Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
01.05.2016 - Race, Felipe Nasr (BRA) Sauber C34 leads Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
01.05.2016 - Race, Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05 leads Esteban Gutierrez (MEX) Haas F1 Team VF-16
01.05.2016 - Race, Felipe Nasr (BRA) Sauber C34 leads Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
01.05.2016 - Race, Crash, Esteban Gutierrez (MEX) Haas F1 Team VF-16, Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Sahara Force India F1 VJM09, Marcus Ericsson (SUE) Sauber C34 and Rio Haryanto (IND) Manor Racing MRT05
01.05.2016 - Race, Crash, Esteban Gutierrez (MEX) Haas F1 Team VF-16, Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Sahara Force India F1 VJM09, Marcus Ericsson (SUE) Sauber C34 and Rio Haryanto (IND) Manor Racing MRT05
Nico Hulkenberg (GER) Sahara Force India F1 VJM09 crashes at the start of the race with Rio Haryanto (IDN) Manor Racing MRT05.
01.05.2016.
01.05.2016 - Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
30.04.2016 - Qualifying, Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
30.04.2016 - Qualifying, Alexander Rossi (USA) Manor Racing, Test Driver
30.04.2016 - Qualifying, Kevin Magnussen (DEN) Renault Sport F1 Team RS16 and Rio Haryanto (IND) Manor Racing MRT05
30.04.2016 - Qualifying, Pascal Wehrlein (GER) Manor Racing MRT05
30.04.2016 - Free Practice 3, (L-R) Stoffel Vandoorne (BEL) McLaren Test and Reserve Driver, Esteban Ocon (FRA) Renault Sport Formula One Team Test Driver, Pierre Gasly (FRA) Red Bull third driver and Alexander Rossi (USA) Manor Test driver

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