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Wed 02 Dec 1998
United States GP at Indianapolis: Fact sheet
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United States GP at Indianapolis: Fact sheet

Fact Sheet-U.S. Grand Prix at Indianapolis What: The U.S. Grand Prix at Indianapolis Formula One race When: On a date to be announced in the year 2000 Where: At the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Course: A 2.53-mile (4.076-kilometer) circuit...

United States GP Coming to Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 2000
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United States GP Coming to Indianapolis Motor Speedway in 2000

FORMULA ONE COMING TO INDIANAPOLIS MOTOR SPEEDWAY IN 2000 Speedway to invest in new course, facility upgrades for U.S. Grand Prix INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 2, 1998 - The Indianapolis Motor Speedway Corporation and the Formula One Administration...

Tue 01 Dec 1998
Ford Extends Stewart GP Contract to 2001
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Ford Extends Stewart GP Contract to 2001

FORD EXTENDS STEWART GRAND PRIX CONTRACT TO 2001 1st December 1998: - Ford Motor Company announced today that it is extending its contract with Stewart Grand Prix for a further year to the end of 2001. This, together with Neil Ressler ...

Wed 25 Nov 1998
Jan Magnussen Tests With Panoz Motor Sports
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Jan Magnussen Tests With Panoz Motor Sports

JAN MAGNUSSEN TESTS WITH PANOZ MOTOR SPORTS Braselton, Ga., November 25, 1998 -- Former Stewart Grand Prix Formula One driver Jan Magnussen recently completed two days of testing with Panoz Motor Sports in the Panoz GTR-1 at Road ...

Mon 23 Nov 1998
1999 Schedule (Provisional)
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1999 Schedule (Provisional)

1999 Formula One World Driving Championship provisional schedule Date, Day Event, Track 1. March 7 -- Australian Grand Prix Sunday Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit Melbourne, Australia ...

Wed 04 Nov 1998
Bridgestone Suzuka Test 98-11-04
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Bridgestone Suzuka Test 98-11-04

F1 -- Bridgestone tyre evaluation programme -- second day Bridgestone sends evaluation data to F.I.A. The FIA teams taking part in the joint FIA-Bridgestone tyre evaluation programme are now on their way back to Europe after the second day of...

Tue 03 Nov 1998
Bridgestone Suzuka Test 98-11-03
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Bridgestone Suzuka Test 98-11-03

November/ 03/ 1998 F1 - Bridgestone tyre evaluation programme The FIA-sanctioned evaluation test of Bridgestone's 1999-specification tyres started at Suzuka today, less than 48 hours after Mika Hakkinen and West McLaren Mercedes had sealed ...

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

CHAMPCAR/CART: BTCC: Neil Ressler - New Chairman of Cosworth Racing

NEIL RESSLER APPOINTED CHAIRMAN OF COSWORTH RACING NORTHAMPTON, England, 2 November, 1998 - Neil Ressler, has been appointed Chairman of Cosworth Racing, with immediate effect. Currently Vice President of Advanced Vehicle Technology for Ford...

Sun 01 Nov 1998
Japanese GP Stewart Race Report
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Japanese GP Stewart Race Report

STEWART-FORD NOTES AND QUOTES 1998 Japanese Grand Prix - Suzuka Sunday 1st November 1998: RACE (laps 51) * The 1998 season ended disappointingly for the Stewart-Ford team with both drivers having to retire from the Japanese Grand...

Japanese GP Bridgestone Race Report
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Japanese GP Bridgestone Race Report

Suzuka, November/ 01/ 1998 1998 JAPANESE GRAND PRIX - RACE Congratulations to Bridgestone! Two titles after only two years of F1! With a cool demonstration of the skills that have served him so well throughout a hard ...

Japanese GP Bridgestone Saturday Notes
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Japanese GP Bridgestone Saturday Notes

Suzuka, October/31/1998 1998 JAPANESE GRAND PRIX - QUALIFYING The expectations grow for tomorrow! Hirohide Hamashima, Technical Director, Bridgestone Motorsport: "Although we did not get the pole position here, the gap between Michael and...

Japanese GP Jordon Race Review
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Japanese GP Jordon Race Review

Damon Hill's drive to fourth place at the Japanese Grand Prix has enabled the Benson and Hedges Jordan team to break the McLaren-Ferrari-Williams-Benetton monopoly of the top four Constructors, which has stood since 1989. Hill's superb drive...

Japanese GP Report (Correction)
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Japanese GP Report (Correction)

The tension at the start was clearly visible only for the start to be aborted, not once, but twice. The first start was aborted because of Trulli who then found himself at the back of the grid. The second - amazingly - was caused by Michael ...

Sat 31 Oct 1998
Japanese GP Stewart Qualifying Report
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Japanese GP Stewart Qualifying Report

STEWART-FORD NOTES AND QUOTES 1998 Japanese Grand Prix - Suzuka Saturday 31st October: QUALIFYING Paul Stewart, Managing Director: 'We seemed to lose our way as far as the chassis is concerned today. Considering Jos was ninth ...

Fri 30 Oct 1998
Japanese GP
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Japanese GP "Friday Five" Interview

Grand Prix of Japan Suzuka "Friday Five" press conference -- Drivers: Shinji Nakano (Minardi) and Toranosuke Takagi (Tyrrell); Team principal: Rocco Benetton; Industry: Perry Bell (Goodyear), Hirotoshi Honda (Mugen-Honda) and Hiroshi ...

Japanese GP Bridgestone Friday Practice Report
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Japanese GP Bridgestone Friday Practice Report

Suzuka, October/29/1998 1998 JAPANESE GRAND PRIX - PRACTICE A SITUATION WHICH IS BETTER THAN IT APPEARS ... The duel between Mika Hakkinen and Michael Schumacher for the 1998 world drivers' championship got off to a close start this...

Japanese GP Stewart Friday Practice Report
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Japanese GP Stewart Friday Practice Report

STEWART-FORD NOTES AND QUOTES 1998 Japanese Grand Prix - Suzuka Friday 30th October: FREE PRACTICE Paul Stewart, Managing Director: 'A bit of a mixed Friday for the team. We didn't get as much running done as we would have liked...

Japanese GP
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Japanese GP "Thursday Four" Interview

Grand Prix of Japan Suzuka Drivers: "Thursday Four" press conference -- David Coulthard (McLaren), Mika Hakkinen (McLaren), Eddie Irvine (Ferrari) and Michael Schumacher (Ferrari) Q. Mika, to what extent can you treat a...

Mon 26 Oct 1998
Japan GP Stewart-Ford Preview
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Japan GP Stewart-Ford Preview

STEWART-FORD NOTES AND QUOTES 1998 Japanese Grand Prix - Suzuka Alan Jenkins, Technical Director: 'Despite the Japanese Grand Prix being the last race of the 1998 season a considerable amount of work has been carried out at ...

Fri 16 Oct 1998
Bridgestone 1999 Tyres Tests at Suzuka
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Bridgestone 1999 Tyres Tests at Suzuka

F1 TEAMS TO TEST WITH BRIDGESTONE AT SUZUKA Following the announcement by the FIA World Council (October 15) of revised Formula 1 tyre rules for 1998, Bridgestone will be offering all F1 teams the opportunity to evaluate tyres complying with...

Tue 13 Oct 1998
Steward Testing 98-10-13
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Steward Testing 98-10-13

FIA Formula One World Championship Since the Luxemburg Grand Prix, the Stewart-Ford team has continued its testing programme at the Silverstone Circuit. The team concentrated its efforts on testing developments for next year's car - the SF-3.

Thu 08 Oct 1998
Zanardi Speaks About his Williams Session
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Zanardi Speaks About his Williams Session

FedEx Champion Alex Zanardi says he enjoyed his first two days of testing for Williams at Barcelona last week, although he expects to see much more progress in future tests. In Spain, Zanardi was about one second slower than Ralf Schumacher, his...

Chris Pook Still Trying to Get Race
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Chris Pook Still Trying to Get Race

Chris Pook was a spectator at last weekend's Houston Grand Prix. The renowned Long Beach promoter has been working all year with San Francisco's mayor Willie Brown to bring a World Championship F1 race to a park in the California city. Brown is...

Wed 07 Oct 1998
Diniz signs for Sauber
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Diniz signs for Sauber

The Swiss Sauber team have confirmed that Pedro Diniz has signed for the team for 1999. This comes as a blow to the Arrows team, who no longer will have access to his sponsorship funds. Separately, Arrows sponsor Danka continues to be dogged...