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Unwell Glock ruled out of Valencia race


June 24th, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia, June 24 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Illness has ruled Marussia driver Timo Glock out of the Formula One European Grand Prix here Sunday.The intestine infection kept the German racer out of ... Read more...

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Tough start for Indian karters


April 24th, 2012 - 9:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 24 (IANS) Teenaged Indian karters Arjun Maini, Jehan Daruvala and Tarun Reddy had their baptism by rain as they finished outside of the top 10 in the first ... Read more...

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China heading in right direction, says FIA president


April 16th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, April 16 (IANS) The FIA (International Automobile Federation) has said that China had taken massive steps in the sport of motor racing and was well on its way to ... Read more...

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Mallya pumps in $32 mn into Force India (Lead)


March 13th, 2012 - 6:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) Sahara Force India team principal Vijay Mallya has pumped in $32 million into his Formula One team ahead of the season opener in Melbourne Sunday.Watson, the ... Read more...

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Mallya pumps in 20 million pounds into Force India operation


March 13th, 2012 - 5:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 13 (IANS) Sahara Force India team principal Vijay Mallya has pumped in $32 million into his Formula One team ahead of the season opener in Melbourne Sunday.Watson, the ... Read more...

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Schumi has lost the edge, says old rival Frentzen


December 20th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Yas Marina (Abu Dhabi), Dec 20 (IANS) Seven times Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher, who came out of retirement last year, has lost the "edge" that had separated him ... Read more...

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F1 drivers skip Ecclestone’s birthday bash


October 29th, 2011 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 29 (IANS) Formula One (F1) drivers missed the birthday bash of their supremo Bernie Ecclestone Friday night as they avoid "partying and drinking before races", said actor ... Read more...

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Shirts, jackets, sofa covers sell in name of F1


October 26th, 2011 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 26 (IANS) Brand merchandising is at an all-time high thanks to the country's first ever Formula One race. Shirts, jackets and even pillow covers inspired by F1 ... Read more...

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F1 driver Ricciardo enthralls fans in the capital


October 1st, 2011 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo Saturday gave motorsports fans in the capital a taste of some serious speed and thrill by scorching down the majestic ... Read more...

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Revving up style, oomph, racing IQ for Indian Grand Prix


September 29th, 2011 - 12:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) Four pretty young things, with a faint clue of F1 - "The Fast and The Gorgeous 2" winners, who will be the face of the ... Read more...

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Gaddafi regime came close to inking deal with McLaren F1 team


April 28th, 2011 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 28(ANI): McLaren Formula One team was reportedly involved in a potential 25 million pound deal with Libyan dictator Muammar al-Gaddafi's regime.According to The Daily Mail, McLaren had produced a mock-up ... Read more...

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Mallya to hunt for an Indian Formula 1 driver


April 12th, 2011 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 12 (IANS) Business tycoon Vijay Mallya is on a hunt for an Indian driver to compete in the Formula 1 (F1) motor sport racing world championship through his ... Read more...

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Alonso predicts Ferrari to be most reliable F1 team in lead up to Oz Grand Prix


March 21st, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 21(ANI): Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso has declared his team as the most reliable Formula One team heading into Sunday's season-opening Australian Grand Prix."We've had a very good pre-season. We're the ... Read more...

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Global IT firm unveils facility in Kochi


February 28th, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
Kochi, Feb 28 (IANS) California-based IT services company UST Global unveiled its new facility in Leela Infopark in this city of Kerala Monday.Spread over an area of 34,000 sq ft, the office ... Read more...

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Ferrari backs FIA decision to scrap controversial F1 ‘team orders’ rule


December 13th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13(ANI): Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali has welcomed the lifting of the ban on team orders in Formula One as the end of a "pointless hypocrisy".Ferrari was fined 63,000 pounds ... Read more...

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FI driver Chandhok in talks with Force India for 2011 season


November 11th, 2010 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) Indian Formula One driver Karun Chandhok's top priority is to race in the 2011 season and for that he is negotiating with four FI teams for a ... Read more...

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Red Bull boss says Webber’s Korean GP ‘collision with drivers’ allegations “ridiculous”


October 29th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 29(ANI): Red Bull team boss Christian Horner insists it is "ridiculous" to suggest that Mark Webber deliberately tried to collide with his rivals during Sunday's Korean Grand Prix.Horner's comments come ... Read more...

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Ferrari fined 100 K dollars for breaching FIA sporting regulations


July 26th, 2010 - 3:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Motor sports most famous team Ferrari has been asked to cough up 100,000 US dollars for breaching FIA sporting regulations and the International Sporting Code during the German ... Read more...

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Ross Brawn criticises Button for leaving his F1 team


April 27th, 2010 - 5:16 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 27 (ANI): Formula One champion Jenson Button has been criticised for walking out on Brawn GP, the outfit that helped him to the F1 world title last year.Team boss ... Read more...

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Force India’s podium finish at Belgium 2009’s best moment


April 6th, 2010 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Formula One fans have voted Force India's sensational second place finish at the 2009 Belgian Grand Prix as the LG 'Moment of the 2009 Formula One World ... Read more...

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Force India’s Sutil fourth quickest at winter testing


March 1st, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, March 1 (IANS) Adrian Sutil brought the Force India F1 Team's 2010 winter testing programme to a close at the Circuit de Catalunya here yesterday by clocking the fourth quickest time ... Read more...

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Schumacher returns to F1 with Mercedes


December 24th, 2009 - 3:18 am ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Dec 24 (DPA) Seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher is to come out of retirement to race for Mercedes GP, the Formula One team confirmed Wednesday. Schumacher, who had quit the sport in ... Read more...

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Schumacher will be putting his reputation on line, warns Button


December 13th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 13(ANI): Reigning Formula One world champion Jenson Button has warned seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher that his reputation faces ruin if he makes an F1 comeback in 2010.Schumacher is ... Read more...

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Rise of Brawn GP and Button fails to paper over F1 cracks


December 12th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Dec 12 (DPA) The 2009 Formula One season may have seen Brawn GP become the first team to win both the drivers' and constructors' titles in its debut season but it ... Read more...

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Mercedes F1 team makes ‘choose your job’ offer to Michael Schumacher


November 25th, 2009 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 25(ANI): The Mercedes Formula One racing team has made a 'choose your job' offer to seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher in a desperate bid to persuade the nation's most famous ... Read more...

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Glock reaches deal with new Manor F1 team


November 17th, 2009 - 6:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Nov 17 (DPA) Germany's Timo Glock has signed for the new Manor team which makes its Formula One debut next year, the team said Tuesday. Glock, 27, has agreed to a two-year ... Read more...

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Narain hopeful of return to Formula One


August 4th, 2009 - 6:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Anand Philar Chennai, Aug 4 (IANS) Although 32, Narain Karthikeyan believes he still has a chance of returning to Formula One, especially next year when two more teams will be added to ... Read more...

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Economic crisis sees F1 teams rally together


March 10th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, March 10 (DPA) The global economic crisis and the resultant cost-cutting measures imposed on Formula One appears to have drawn the competing teams closer together as they began testing this week ... Read more...

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Toro Rosso last F1 team to unveil car for 2009 season


March 10th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, March 10 (DPA) Toro Rosso was the final Formula One team to unveil its car for the 2009 season when it presented the new STR4 at the Circuit de Catalunya, just ... Read more...

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ECB says it is ready to pull KP, Freddie out of IPL


March 5th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar.5 (ANI): The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has said that it is ready to pull out both Kevin Pietersen and Andrew Flintoff from the Indian Premier League if ... Read more...

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Electric mix of speed, sensuality in Force India calendar


January 14th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) There is a mix of machismo and sensuality in the inaugural edition of the Vijay Mallya-owned Force India Formula One 2009 calendar promising an adrenaline rush.With a ... Read more...

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Delhi gets its first taste of Formula-One


November 9th, 2008 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) The vroom of the high-powered engines reverberated through the heart of the national capital Sunday. The boom and the roar came from Formula-One cars that left the ... Read more...

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Hamilton vows never to leave McLaren


November 6th, 2008 - 4:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 6 (ANI): Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton had an emotional homecoming at the McLaren headquarters where he expressed his gratitude to 1800 employee who contributed in shaping his ... Read more...

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Rooney to but red-seated McLaren for 350K pounds


February 27th, 2008 - 1:03 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb.27 (ANI): Manchester United star Wayne Rooney is forking out 350,000 pounds on a McLaren supercar provided it has red leather seats. Twenty-two-year-old Roo is keen on purchasing the limited edition SLR ... Read more...

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Mallya announces Force India Formula One team


January 11th, 2008 - 10:58 am ICT by admin
Mumbai, Jan 11 (ANI): Indian business baron Vijay Mallya has announced his team for Force India Formula One.Italian Giancarlo Fisichella was confirmed as Force India Formula One team's second driver for ... Read more...

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