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Mon 04 Dec 2000
Octagon, Silverstone reach agreement on British GP

Octagon, Silverstone reach agreement on British GP

LONDON, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Frank Lowe, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Octagon and Jackie Stewart , President of the British Racing Drivers Club (BRDC), announced today that the Boards of Octagon and Silverstone had reached an agreement to...

Mon 27 Nov 2000
Formula One 2000 season in review
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Formula One 2000 season in review

INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2000 -- Michael Schumacher won nine Grand Prix races during the 2000 FIA Formula One World Championship season en route to becoming the first driver to win the Drivers Championship for Ferrari since Jody Scheckter...

Mon 20 Nov 2000
Villeneuve to open Montreal restaurant

Villeneuve to open Montreal restaurant

Montreal, November 15, 2000 - Formula One race-car driver Jacques Villeneuve announced today that he will be going into business in Montreal next spring with the opening of a restaurant / bar on the corner of Crescent and de Maisonneuve...

IRL: Indianapolis Motor Speedway: 2000 racing season
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IRL: Indianapolis Motor Speedway: 2000 racing season

INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2000 - One-hundred and fifty-two drivers from around the world racked up 37,014 racing miles - nearly 1.5 times around the Earth -- at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway during the unprecedented 2000 season. ...

IRL: Three champions had success at Indy
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IRL: Three champions had success at Indy

INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2000 -- The Indianapolis Motor Speedway played a pivotal role in the auto racing championships of 2000 won by Buddy Lazier, Michael Schumacher and Bobby Labonte. For the first time in the storied ...

Sat 11 Nov 2000
New technical regulations for 2001
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New technical regulations for 2001

The FIA has released a number of adjustments to its technical regulations for the 2001 Formula One season. The following is a summary of these changes: Front wing will be raised 10 mm from the ground Rear wing will be limited to three...

Sauber looking to Raikkonen in 2001
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Sauber looking to Raikkonen in 2001

Peter Sauber, the principal of the Sauber team, has indicated that his choice for a second driver for the 2001 Formula One season is Kimi Raikkonen, the 21-year-old Finn who tested for the team earlier this year. Raikkonen, however, presents a...

Sun 05 Nov 2000
Erik Comas debuts in Rally Australia
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Erik Comas debuts in Rally Australia

EX-FORMULA One driver Erik Comas takes on a completely different motorsport challenge this weekend - making his debut in the F.I.A. World Rally Championship. The French driver, a titleholder in motor racing classes as diverse as Formula 3000, ...

Sun 22 Oct 2000
Malaysian GP decides Constructor's championship
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Malaysian GP decides Constructor's championship

SEPANG, Malaysia, Oct. 22, 2000-Michael Schumacher rounded off his championship-winning season with his ninth victory of the year after a close-fought battle with David Coulthard in the season finale Malaysian Grand Prix. ...

Malaysian GP winners' press conference
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Malaysian GP winners' press conference

1. Michael Schumacher (Ferrari), 1:35:54.235 (194.199 km/h) 2. David Coulthard (McLaren-Mercedes), +0.732 3. Rubens Barrichello (Ferrari), +18.444 Q. Congratulations, Michael, on helping Ferrari to retain the constructors' championship. This is...

Malaysian GP Arrows race notes
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Malaysian GP Arrows race notes

The OrangeArrows team finished the 17th and final Grand Prix of the season at Sepang, with a race that, although a mixed bag of events, continued the strong performance that the Team have demonstrated throughout the season. Jos Verstappen made ...

Malaysian GP Benetton race notes
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Malaysian GP Benetton race notes

Alexander Wurz: "I had a good start and retained 5th place after a little battle with Villeneuve. This was all fun and I was enjoying the race, then I realised I had a problem with th brakes. It was very difficult to keep the car on the road so I...

Malaysian GP Ferrari race notes
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Malaysian GP Ferrari race notes

Tenth win of the season for Ferrari, the ninth for Michael Schumacher. Having already taken the Drivers' title, the Scuderia has now added the Constructors' Championship title for the second consecutive year and for the tenth time in its ...

Malaysian GP Jaguar race notes
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Malaysian GP Jaguar race notes

Eddie Irvine: After qualifying seventh Eddie Irvine said he had a claim on points in the Malaysian Grand Prix and he kept his word with a stunning drive to take sixth place. It was just reward to what has been a difficult year for Irvine. After...

Malaysian GP Jordan race notes
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Malaysian GP Jordan race notes

Jordan Grand Prix had a disappointing end to the season when Heinz-Harald Frentzen was an early retirement and Jarno Trulli finished 12th, one lap down after a two unscheduled pit stops. Trulli's troubles began on the first lap when he touched ...

Malaysian GP Jordan race notes
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Malaysian GP Jordan race notes

Gastón Mazzacane “My car was well balanced under a heavy and a lighter fuel load. Since the very beginning, however, I had a problem under braking with the throttle pedal hampering me over the whole race. Luckily I stayed clear of the first ...

Malaysian GP McLaren race notes
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Malaysian GP McLaren race notes

The West McLaren Mercedes team finished the last race of the season with David Coulthard claiming second place and Mika Hakkinen fourth. David was only 0.732 seconds behind the race winner Michael Schumacher. David Coulthard: 'I managed to move...

Malaysian GP Sauber race notes
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Malaysian GP Sauber race notes

Mika Salo finished a fighting eighth in today`s Petronas Malaysian Grand Prix, but unfortunately Pedro Diniz was eliminated in a multi-car accident on the first lap. Pedro Diniz: A short race for me today! I got squeezed a bit in the second...

Schumacher puts final stamp on season at Malaysian GP
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Schumacher puts final stamp on season at Malaysian GP

With the F1 Drivers' Championship already decided by a Michael Schumacher victory at the Japanese Grand Prix, what remained now for the Malaysian Grand Prix was the battle for the Constructors' Championship. With McLaren 13 points adrift of ...

Malaysian GP Williams race notes
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Malaysian GP Williams race notes

Disappointing last race of a very successful season for the BMW WilliamsF1 Team, as neither of the drivers saw the chequered flag. The team confirmed anyway its third position in the Constructors' Championship with Ralf Schumacher retaining his ...

Malaysian Grand Prix race report
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Malaysian Grand Prix race report

The lights went on for the last race of the season, and those at the front had been hanging around for a long time awaiting for the grid to form... For Häkkinen it was obviously far too long, as he jumped the start, stopped, restarted but still...

Malaysian GP results
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Malaysian GP results

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time -------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Michael Schumacher D Ferrari 1:35:54.235 2. David Coulthard GB ...

Malaysian GP Saturday Williams notes
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Malaysian GP Saturday Williams notes

Ralf Schumacher and Jenson Button will start from 8th and 16th positions respectively for the 2000 Malaysian Grand Prix. Jenson struggled with some hydraulic problems during the free practice session, which prevented him from completing many laps...

Malaysian GP Sunday warmup
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Malaysian GP Sunday warmup

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time Gap To 1st ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Ricardo Zonta BR BAR-Honda 1:40.032 2. Mika Hakkinen ...