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Last Updated: Monday March 15 2010 15:24 GMT

What's Formula 1?

There are 17 Formula One races this season

Many people see Formula 1 (F1) racing as the best competition in the whole of motorsport.

Drivers in single seater cars compete against each other with a special set of rules and loads of races spread out over almost 6 months, on tracks all over the world.

There are lots of different teams and each one has two drivers, who compete in the races to win points.

Formula 1 is often seen as a glamorous sport and lots of celebs like P Diddy or Robbie Williams are fans.

It's fast, noisy, and the drivers show amazing skills behind the wheel!