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Sun 17 Jun 2007
Fri 16 Mar 2007
Massa fastest on Australian GP FridayHeadline
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Massa fastest on Australian GP Friday

The second free practice for the Australian Grand Prix was a slightly less damp affair and at the end of it Ferrari's Felipe Massa was the fastest man of the day. The Brazilian clocked 1:27.353, just under two seconds quicker than McLaren's...

Sat 17 Mar 2007
Raikkonen claims pole position for Australian GPHeadline
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Raikkonen claims pole position for Australian GP

Kimi Raikkonen was more red hot than Iceman in qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix as he confidently claimed his first pole position for Ferrari at the first race of the season. His best time was 1:26.072 but it was mixed fortunes for Ferrari...

Tue 06 Feb 2007
Lack of testing no worry for GascoyneHeadline
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Lack of testing no worry for Gascoyne

Most teams have been putting in the test mileage since before Christmas but Spyker has been noticeably absent from the winter season. The new car was launched on February 5th and was due its first track excursion the next day but chief technical...

Sat 30 Jun 2007
Ferrari sets the pace in French GP first practiceHeadline
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Ferrari sets the pace in French GP first practice

Ferrari drivers Kimi Raikkonen and Felipe Massa both said they believed that the F2007 had improved at the Silverstone test session last week and they put that into practice on Friday morning at Magny Cours. Raikkonen set a best time of 1:15.382...

Sat 12 May 2007
Alonso fastest on Spanish GP FridayHeadline
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Alonso fastest on Spanish GP Friday

Local hero Fernando Alonso gave the Barcelona crowds something to cheer about in Friday's second practice for the Spanish Grand Prix when his McLaren finished at the top with the fastest time of the day. Alonso's 1:21.397 was four tenths faster...

Fri 23 Mar 2007
IRL: Foyt reflects on 50 years in open-wheel racingHeadline

IRL: Foyt reflects on 50 years in open-wheel racing

The first four-time winner of the Indianapolis 500, Anthony Joseph Foyt Jr., recently stopped by the Texas Motor Speedway to reflect on his 50 years in open-wheel racing and his future vision for A.J. Foyt Enterprises. A.J. Foyt ...

Mon 17 Dec 2007
McLaren confirms Kovalainen for 2008Headline
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McLaren confirms Kovalainen for 2008

McLaren confirmed on December 14th that Heikki Kovalainen will be teammate to Lewis Hamilton for 2008. The Finn was dropped by Renault when Fernando Alonso and Nelson A. Piquet were announced just this week as the race driver line up for next ...

Wed 28 Nov 2007
New suit, old hat for JohnsonHeadline

New suit, old hat for Johnson

With so much to see and do in the Big Apple, Jimmie Johnson had to come back to do it all again. Once is never enough when you visit New York, and winning a second consecutive championship is the perfect reason to come back for Johnson. "This is...

Sat 12 May 2007
McLaren rules again in Spanish GP last practiceHeadline
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McLaren rules again in Spanish GP last practice

McLaren has been at the top of the time sheet since the start of the Spanish Grand Prix weekend and Saturday morning was no different. In the last practice it was Lewis Hamilton's 1:21.233 that just edged out teammate Fernando Alonso by under a ...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Sutil to race for Spyker in 2007Headline
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Sutil to race for Spyker in 2007

Spyker F1 announced on December 21st that Adrian Sutil will race for the team in 2007, alongside Christijan Albers. 23 year-old Sutil, who replaces Tiago Monteiro in the second race seat, drove the third car for the Silverstone squad three times...

Wed 07 Nov 2007
Drivers' market waits on McLaren decisionHeadline
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Drivers' market waits on McLaren decision

Since McLaren's recent confirmation that the team and Fernando Alonso have agreed to part company the rumour mill has gone into overdrive about who will be teammate to Lewis Hamilton next year. Several names have been linked with the Woking squad...

Mon 05 Mar 2007
Fisichella positive after Bahrain testHeadline
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Fisichella positive after Bahrain test

Although drivers have moved to different teams and there's only one tyre supplier this year, as well as the usual regulation changes, things at the sharp end of the grid look likely to remain familiar. It's never wise to put too much stock in the...

Sat 20 Oct 2007
IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: A precarious state of affairsHeadline

IRL: CHAMPCAR/CART: A precarious state of affairs

It's that time of year again - football is in full swing both professionally and in college, sweltering summer temps are subsiding to cooler fall weather, and American open-wheel racing has seen their two competing series, the IRL IndyCar Series...

Tue 16 Jan 2007
Super Aguri test role for YamamotoHeadline
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Super Aguri test role for Yamamoto

Super Aguri confirmed on December 26th that Sakon Yamamoto will continue his relationship with the team as the second test driver for 2007. He and newly appointed test and reserve driver Giedo van der Garde will support the race line up of Takuma...

Mon 06 Aug 2007
Alonso demoted five places, McLaren penalizedHeadline
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Alonso demoted five places, McLaren penalized

McLaren's Fernando Alonso has been given a five place grid demotion penalty at the Hungarian Grand Prix after stewards investigated a pit stop incident in qualifying in which he apparently deliberately held up Lewis Hamilton. It was judged that he...

Fri 25 May 2007
IRL: Special Indy feature: Bob HueyHeadline

IRL: Special Indy feature: Bob Huey

Without Bob Huey "A New Track Record" Would Have Never Been Possible at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Bob Huey never raced a car at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, but without him, there would have never been, "A new track record!" Anyone ...

Mon 05 Feb 2007
Williams launches the FW29 at homeHeadline
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Williams launches the FW29 at home

Williams launched the FW29 at its home base of Grove, near Oxford in the UK, on February 2nd and presented its new identity with title sponsor AT&T. The FW29, which features dark blue and white livery, is a development of last year's car and ...

Fri 22 Jun 2007
Peugeot retains pole when rain hits areaHeadline

Peugeot retains pole when rain hits area

Peugeot held on to pole position for the Le Mans 24 Hours after intermittent rain reduced final qualifying to a practice session. Showers during the day meant that no competitive running was able to take place, so teams used the opportunity to ...

Sun 13 May 2007
Massa wins battle for Spanish GP poleHeadline
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Massa wins battle for Spanish GP pole

As expected, it came down to a battle between Ferrari and McLaren in qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix and a very close one it was. Felipe Massa was the man who triumphed, his Ferrari taking pole position with a time of 1:21.421. Just three ...

Sat 01 Dec 2007
Fisichella and Schumacher to test Force IndiaHeadline
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Fisichella and Schumacher to test Force India

Winter testing is set to continue at Jerez next week and Force India, formerly Spyker, has confirmed that Giancarlo Fisichella and Ralf Schumacher will be part of its evaluation programme. The team is very busy assessing drivers as former Toyota...

Mon 10 Dec 2007
WMSC not convinced Renault used McLaren dataHeadline
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WMSC not convinced Renault used McLaren data

After the World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) hearing on December 6th, in which Renault was investigated for being in possession of confidential McLaren information, the FIA has publicized its reasons for not penalizing Renault despite finding the...

Fri 30 Nov 2007
Good morning New YorkHeadline

Good morning New York

Please welcome NASCAR; past, present, and future. When NASCAR's top ten season finishers arrive in the Big Apple to join back to back champion Jimmie Johnson, the sport will get a look at a cross section of NASCAR history. Nextel Cup ...

Sun 17 Jun 2007
Fri 11 May 2007
McLaren leads in Spanish GP first practiceHeadline
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McLaren leads in Spanish GP first practice

Formula One is back in action after the four week break and McLaren started its Spanish campaign with a one-two at the top of the times in Friday's first practice session at the Circuit de Catalunya. Lewis Hamilton was fastest with a 1:21.880,...

Fri 30 Mar 2007
Hamilton top in mixed conditions at SepangHeadline
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Hamilton top in mixed conditions at Sepang

The third day of testing at the Sepang circuit proved to be a tricky one as mixed conditions interfered with work programmes. Overnight rain meant the track was wet in the morning and although it dried out for a while, a further downpour in the ...

Sat 01 Sep 2007
McLaren ends Monza test on topHeadline
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McLaren ends Monza test on top

Testing at Monza came to a close on August 31st and McLaren kept its form at the top of the time sheet for the fourth consecutive day. Once again the morning was disrupted by poor track conditions but later on test driver Pedro de la Rosa clocked...

Fri 13 Apr 2007
Ferrari leads in Bahrain GP first practiceHeadline
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Ferrari leads in Bahrain GP first practice

Ferrari stamped its authority on the first practice session of the Bahrian Grand Prix weekend with a one-two at the top of the time sheet on Friday morning. Kimi Raikkonen clocked a best of 1:33.162 and Felipe Massa was half a second behind. Once...

Sat 07 Apr 2007
Alonso heads McLaren one-two in Malaysian GPHeadline
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Alonso heads McLaren one-two in Malaysian GP

McLaren responded to Ferrari's dominance of Australia and this Malaysian Grand Prix weekend with a triumphant one-two race finish, Fernando Alonso leading Lewis Hamilton over the line. McLaren got everything right while Ferrari just couldn't get...

Fri 14 Sep 2007
McLaren stripped of team points, drivers unaffectedHeadline
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McLaren stripped of team points, drivers unaffected

After hearing evidence all day in Paris in regard to McLaren's breach of sporting regulations by possessing confidential Ferrari information, the World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) finally concluded its deliberations and has stripped McLaren of its...

Fri 07 Sep 2007
Full speed ahead to MonzaHeadline
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Full speed ahead to Monza

The speed is high, the downforce is low and the special aero packages are out in force so it can only mean one thing: the Italian Grand Prix at Monza, the fastest circuit on the F1 calendar. With Spa-Francorchamps just a week later these two races...

Tue 10 Jul 2007
Raikkonen victorious at British GPHeadline
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Raikkonen victorious at British GP

Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen took his second consecutive win of the season at the British Grand Prix with an impressive and determined drive. In a race that had three leaders, Raikkonen was at the front for the most important part -- when the...

Sun 01 Jul 2007
Massa flies to pole in French GP qualifyingHeadline
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Massa flies to pole in French GP qualifying

Felipe Massa led Ferrari's challenge in qualifying for the French Grand Prix and set top time of 1:15.043 to claim pole position. Teammate Kimi Raikkonen was third and in between them was the McLaren of Lewis Hamilton, another front row for the...

Mon 28 May 2007
FIA investigates McLaren actions in MonacoHeadline
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FIA investigates McLaren actions in Monaco

The FIA has launched an investigation into "incidents involving McLaren" at the Monaco Grand Prix, in regard to a possible breach of the sporting regulations. The sport's governing body did not specify what those incidents were but it's widely ...

Tue 11 Sep 2007
Alonso takes dominant Italian GP victoryHeadline
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Alonso takes dominant Italian GP victory

McLaren's Fernando Alonso has been at the top of the Monza time sheets since Friday afternoon and he wasn't about to let anyone take the place off him in the race. The Spaniard dominated the Italian Grand Prix from pole to flag to take his first...

Sun 17 Jun 2007