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Sat 16 Sep 2000
US GP construction timeline
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US GP construction timeline

INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, Sept. 15, 2000 - A timeline of the massive construction project at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to prepare the facility for the inaugural SAP United States Grand Prix on Sept. 22-24: December 1998 ·Dec. 2,...

Sun 04 Jun 2000
Monaco GP Jaguar race notes
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Monaco GP Jaguar race notes

A significant step in the history of Jaguar Racing was made at Monaco when Eddie Irvine gave the team its first World Championship points. Eddie worked his way steadily up to fourth from 10th on the grid, and while others hit mechanical problems...

Sat 20 May 2000
European GP Saturday qualifying
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European GP Saturday qualifying

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time Gap To 1st ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. David Coulthard GB McLaren-Mercedes 1:17.529 2. Michael Schumacher ...

Mon 27 Mar 2000
Brazilian GP winners'' press conference
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Brazilian GP winners'' press conference

POST RACE PRESS CONFERENCE – SUNDAY 26 MARCH 2000 1. MICHAEL SCHUMACHER (FERRARI), 1hr 31:35.271s; 2. DAVID COULTHARD (MCLAREN-MERCEDES), 4.302 seconds behind; 3. GIANCARLO FISICHELLA (BENETTON-PLAYLIFE), 39.898s behind Q.

Wed 09 Feb 2000
AA Kyalami Vodacom Test Session - Day One
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AA Kyalami Vodacom Test Session - Day One

Johannesburg, Tuesday - Rain disrupted the opening day of the official Vodacom Formula One test session - with the Williams BMW and BAR Honda teams in attendance - at AA Kyalami. The session started more than three hours late after the ...

Wed 03 May 2000
David Coulthard Unhurt in Plane Crash; Will Race in Spain
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David Coulthard Unhurt in Plane Crash; Will Race in Spain

INDIANAPOLIS, Tuesday, May 2, 2000 - West McLaren-Mercedes driver David Coulthard is expected to race in this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix despite being involved in a crash of a private aircraft May 2. Coulthard, his fiancee, American...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
US GP Indianapolis Motor Speedway construction facts
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US GP Indianapolis Motor Speedway construction facts

INDIANAPOLIS, Friday, Sept. 15, 2000 -- Facts about the massive construction project at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to prepare the facility for the inaugural SAP United States Grand Prix on Sept. 22-24: Pagoda Tower & Race ...

Phil Hill blazed American trail in F1 with skill, class
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Phil Hill blazed American trail in F1 with skill, class

{This is the first of a two-part series on American World Champions in Formula One. Today's subject is Phil Hill; Wednesday's subject will be Mario Andretti. Both features were written by Nigel Roebuck, Grand Prix editor of the British motor...

Tue 19 Dec 2000
Final 2000 standings after Malaysian GP
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Final 2000 standings after Malaysian GP

<pre> Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Nat Constructor Points ------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. Michael Schumacher D Ferrari 108 2. Mika...

Wed 22 Mar 2000
Ayrton Senna 1991 Dramatic Victory; Mastercard
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Ayrton Senna 1991 Dramatic Victory; Mastercard "Priceless" Moment

MasterCard taps into memories of 40 Brazilian motor racing historians and journalists Sao Paulo, March 22, 2000 - In an initiative created and implemented by MasterCard, an official sponsor of the Jordan Grand Prix team, 40 Brazilian motor racing...

Sat 25 Mar 2000
Brazilian GP Saturday qualifying
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Brazilian GP Saturday qualifying

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time Gap To 1st ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Mika Hakkinen FIN McLaren-Mercedes 1:14.111 2. David Coulthard ...

Tue 26 Dec 2000
Jerez testing 2000-12-06
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Jerez testing 2000-12-06

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time Gap To 1st ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Rubens Barrichello BR Ferrari 1:34.60 2. Juan Montoya ...

Sat 11 Nov 2000
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...

Thu 07 Sep 2000
Burti joins Irvine at Jaguar
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Burti joins Irvine at Jaguar

Jaguar Racing has signed 25-year-old Brazilian Luciano Burti to partner Eddie Irvine in the 2001 FIA Formula One World Championship season. Burti is elevated to race team duties after serving as the team's official test driver during the 2000...

Sat 21 Oct 2000
Malaysian GP Friday McLaren notes
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Malaysian GP Friday McLaren notes

The West McLaren Mercedes team went through preparations for Sunday's Malaysian Grand Prix during today's two Free Practice sessions at the Sepang circuit. Mika emerged fastest with a time of 1:40.262 and completed 36 laps while David was third ...

Thu 15 Jun 2000
Premier championnat virtuel de sport automobile
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Premier championnat virtuel de sport automobile

Vouant une passion pour les nouvelles technologies, celles mêmes qui, associées à son talent, lui ont permis de gravir les premières marches des podiums des plus grandes courses mondiales, Jacques Villeneuve a depuis toujours trouvé un ...

Fri 29 Sep 2000
BMW Motorsport 2001 course set

BMW Motorsport 2001 course set

Munich. BMW sets the course for the 2001 motorsport programme: After this year's successful return in the Formula One World Championship, BMW again gives clear priority to the operations of the BMW WilliamsF1 Team in 2001. The participation in...

Fri 22 Sep 2000
US GP Saturday autograph sessions
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US GP Saturday autograph sessions

A variety of autograph sessions involving Formula One, Indy Racing and Porsche Pirelli Supercup drivers will take place Saturday at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. <pre> Time: 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Drivers: Porsche...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
Valencia testing 2000-12-15
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Valencia testing 2000-12-15

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time Gap To 1st ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Rubens Barrichello BR Ferrari 1:14.961 2. Heinz-Harald Frentzen ...

Thu 08 Jun 2000
Zonta crashes heavily in testing
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Zonta crashes heavily in testing

Ricardo Zonta crashed his BAR-Honda heavily in testing at Monza yesterday -- his second big testing incident of the year. He had previously launched his car over the catchfence at Silverstone's Stowe corner in April. This time it appears that...

Sun 24 Sep 2000
US GP Sunday warmup
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US GP Sunday warmup

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time Gap To 1st ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. David Coulthard GB McLaren-Mercedes 1:23.144 2. Mika Hakkinen ...

Sun 13 Aug 2000
Standings after Hungarian GP
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Standings after Hungarian GP

Drivers' Championship: Pos Driver Nat Constructor Points ------------------------------------------------------------------ 1. Mika Hakkinen FIN McLaren-Mercedes 64 2. Michael...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
US GP: Historic Forumla One cars
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US GP: Historic Forumla One cars

Part of the on-track activities at Indianapolis next week will be a parade of historic Formula One cars, some of which will be reunited with their original drivers for this special occasion. But the cars have already been seen by many fans ...

Fri 11 Aug 2000
Hungarian GP Jordan notes
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Hungarian GP Jordan notes

A routine first day of practice for Jordan Grand Prix as Jarno Trulli and Heinz-Harald Frentzen set fifth and ninth fastest times respectively. Both drivers concentrated on race set-ups on a track which was changing constantly as it cleaned up.

Sun 23 Jan 2000
F1 News - Zanardi, Benetton and Zonta...
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F1 News - Zanardi, Benetton and Zonta...

Benetton completes Barcelona testing The Benetton team have completed their testing at Barcelona. Giancarlo Fisichella completed a race distance of 77 laps in the Benetton B200, with a best lap of 1m22.00 Giancarlo said "It's amazing that on...

Sat 16 Dec 2000
Prost GP confirmed on Michelin for 2001
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Prost GP confirmed on Michelin for 2001

Prost Grand Prix and Michelin have signed a three year agreement for the French racing team to use Michelin tires on its Formula One cars from the start of the 2001 season. The team started testing on Michelin immediately at the Barcelona (Spain)...

Sat 23 Sep 2000
US GP Notebook (Sept. 23)
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US GP Notebook (Sept. 23)

SAP UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX NOTEBOOK F1 drivers, team principals excited about warm reception from Indy fans INDIANAPOLIS, Saturday, Sept. 23, 2000 -- Fans at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway have given Formula One a warm welcome, and that has...

Sat 16 Sep 2000
US GP: Mercedes- Benz supercar
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US GP: Mercedes- Benz supercar

STREET LEGAL SILVER ARROW As Close to Formula One on the Road As You Can Get MONTVALE, N.J. (Sept. 13, 2000) -- After partnering on the race track to win consecutive Formula One Drivers' Championships in 1998 and '99, Mercedes-Benz and ...

Sun 27 Aug 2000
Hakkinen outduels Schumacher at Belgian GP
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Hakkinen outduels Schumacher at Belgian GP

"The overtaking move of the year," pronounced John Watson, himself a renowned overtaker during his own Formula One career. And, indeed, it was an outstanding pass, with risk, daring and speed, as Mika Hakkinen snatched the lead and the victory...

Fri 22 Sep 2000
US GP Jacques Villeneuve press conference transcript
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US GP Jacques Villeneuve press conference transcript

Jacques Villeneuve Press Conference Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2000 Q: Jacques, I guess first and foremost, is this your first trip back to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway since winning in 1995? JV: Yes, since '95, it is my first trip back. So a...

Sun 17 Sep 2000
Benson on the US GP
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Benson on the US GP

Formula One fan Johnny Benson won't be able to watch this Sunday's (Sept. 24) inaugural U.S. Grand Prix at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Benson, who next year will drive a Valvoline co-owned and sponsored Pontiac Grand Prix in the NASCAR...

Sun 13 Aug 2000
Hungarian GP Arrows race notes
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Hungarian GP Arrows race notes

The Orange Arrows team today brought both cars home to the chequered flag in the blistering heat of the Hungarian Grand Prix. Despite starting from 20th on the grid, Jos Verstappen finished the race in 13th position, with Pedro de la Rosa in 16th...

Wed 02 Feb 2000
Sauber, Prost launch new cars
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Sauber, Prost launch new cars

INDIANAPOLIS, Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2000 - Sauber and Prost are the latest two teams to unveil the Formula One cars they will use to contest the 2000 World Championship that includes the inaugural United States Grand Prix at Indianapolis on Sept.

Mon 10 Jan 2000
BMW WilliamsF1 shows new colors
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BMW WilliamsF1 shows new colors

INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 10, 2000-- BMW WilliamsF1 today unveiled the blue-and-white color scheme it will run during the 2000 Formula One season, which will include the inaugural United States Grand Prix at Indianapolis on Sept. 24. The car, a 1999...

Fri 08 Sep 2000
Italian GP Friday combined practice
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Italian GP Friday combined practice

Pos Driver Nat Constructor Time Gap To 1st ----------------------------------------------------------------------------- 1. Rubens Barrichello BR Ferrari 1:25.057 2. Michael Schumacher ...

Sat 01 Apr 2000
Brazilian GP Jordan race notes
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Brazilian GP Jordan race notes

Points for both Jordans - bittersweet result for Brazilian fans The crowds of Brazilian fans who packed the Interlagos circuit for today's Brazilian Grand Prix went home celebrating victory for the right team, but not the right driver. Hopes...