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Greenery will keep dust away from Indian GP at BIC


September 20th, 2012 - 7:36 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Sep 20 (IANS) After the thundering success of the inaugural Formula One Indian Grand Prix, the teething troubles notwithstanding, the organisers at Buddh International Circuit (BIC) are making ... Read more...

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McLaren lock front row in Italy


September 8th, 2012 - 8:47 pm ICT by IANS
Monza, Sep 8 (IANS) McLaren locked out the front row with Lewis Hamilton taking pole here at the Italian Grand Prix Saturday.Hamilton clocked 1:24.010 minutes in the dying minutes of ... Read more...

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Force India’s Hulkenberg finishes fourth in Belgium


September 2nd, 2012 - 9:20 pm ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), Sep 2 (IANS) Sahara Force India's Nico Hulkenberg matched the team's second best ever performance here at the Formula One Belgian Grand Prix Sunday.The German driver bagged 12 ... Read more...

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Motorsports: MRF launches Formula 2000 car


August 24th, 2012 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Aug 24 (IANS) In a path-breaking move, tyre giants MRF launched the Formula 2000, said to be the most powerful racing machine in Asia, at the Express Avenue ... Read more...

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Clos to replace Narain for opening British GP practice


June 29th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
Silverstone, June 29 (IANS) HRT reserve driver Dani Clos will take the wheels from India's Narain Karthikeyan for the opening practise session of the Formula One British Grand Prix here ... Read more...

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Force India record season’s best finish at Valencia


June 24th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia, June 24 (IANS) Sahara Force India scored its best result of the 2012 Formula One season with Nico Hulkenberg and Paul di Resta finishing fifth and seventh in ... Read more...

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Force India make top-10 at European GP qualifying


June 23rd, 2012 - 8:48 pm ICT by IANS
Valencia, June 23 (IANS) Sebastian Vettel claimed third straight pole position for Red Bull at the Formula One European Grand Prix qualifying here Saturday while Sahara Force India's Nico Hulkenberg ... Read more...

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Tourism minister launches Clean India Campaign


June 19th, 2012 - 11:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahai Tuesday launched a pilot project under the Clean India Campaign at Qutub Minar here with the aim of providing quality ... Read more...

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Force India’s di Resta 8th fastest in Canadian GP qualifying


June 10th, 2012 - 1:49 am ICT by IANS
Montreal, June 10 (IANS) Sahara Force India' s Paul di Resta set the eighth fastest time in the FormulaOne Canadian Grand Prix here Saturday while his teammate Nico Hulkenberg finished ... Read more...

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Webber wins in Monaco, Force India earn double points


May 28th, 2012 - 12:12 am ICT by IANS
Monaco, May 27 (IANS) Sahara Force India secured a double points finish in the Monaco Grand Prix here Sunday as Paul Di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg finished seventh and eighth ... Read more...

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Maldonado wins maiden F1 race, Hulkenberg comes 10th


May 13th, 2012 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, May 13 (IANS) Pastor Maldonado stormed to his maiden Formula One win in the Spanish Grand Prix here Sunday, also ending the eight-year victory drought for his Williams team. ... Read more...

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Vettel takes pole, di Resta 10th in Bahrain


April 21st, 2012 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Manama (Bahrain), April 21 (IANS) Two-time defending champion Sebastian Vettel will take his first pole position of the Formula One season here at the Bahrain Grand Prix Sunday while ... Read more...

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Vettel gets away with his idiot remark and obscene gesture


March 30th, 2012 - 6:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) Reigning Formula One World Champion Sebastian Vettel got away with his "idiot" remark as well as the obscene gesture of showing his middle finger to ... Read more...

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Alonso wins dramatic Malaysian GP, Force India in top-10


March 25th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), March 25 (IANS) Fernando Alonso warded off Sergio Perez's challenge to record an unexpected victory for Ferrari in the rain-affected Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix here Sunday while ... Read more...

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Hamilton takes pole in Malaysian GP, Force India disappoint


March 24th, 2012 - 5:33 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), March 24 (IANS) McLaren repeated their performance at Melbourne with Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button settling the front row in the Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix qualifying here ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan confident of better show in Malaysia


March 19th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Sepang (Malaysia), March 19 (IANS) HRT's Narain Karthikeyan is confident of a better show in the second round of the Formula One season here following a no-show in Australia.Karthikeyan and ... Read more...

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Button wins Australian GP, Force India’s Di Resta gets a point


March 18th, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 18 (IANS) McLaren's Jenson Button stormed to victory in the Formula One's season opening Australian Grand Prix here Sunday while Paul di Resta grabbed 10th place for Sahara ... Read more...

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Hamilton bags pole in Australia


March 17th, 2012 - 4:33 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 17 (IANS) McLaren's Lewis Hamilton claimed pole position in the eventful qualifying session of the season opening Australian Grand Prix here Saturday. Nico Hulkenberg of Sahara Force India ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan hopes for strongest F1 season (Interview)


March 15th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 15 (IANS) India's Narain Karthikeyan will kick off his third Formula One season in Melbourne Sunday with some trepidation. For the second successive year the qualifying race will ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan hits track as HRT unveils 2012 car


March 6th, 2012 - 9:07 pm ICT by IANS
Barcelona, March 6 (IANS) India's Narain Karthikeyan finally got behind the wheels of a Formula One car 13 days before the season's first race as HRT unveiled their new car ... Read more...

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HRT and Narain racing against time for pre-season test drive


March 1st, 2012 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Narain Karthikeyan's HRT team is racing against time to get its new car ready so that the Indian driver can test it on the last ... Read more...

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We’ll race Karthikeyan entire season: HRT


February 17th, 2012 - 5:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) India's Narain Karthikeyan was handed a permanent driver's slot with the HRT Formula One team on the strength of his showing in the Indian Grand ... Read more...

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Karthikeyan joins Hispania to complete 2012 F1 line-up (Lead)


February 3rd, 2012 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) Indian driver Narain Karthikeyan has secured the last remaining seat for the 2012 Formula One season with Hispania Racing Team signing him alongside the experienced ... Read more...

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India should look for world-class F1 drivers: Jackie Stewart


November 1st, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Nov 1 (IANS) Former Formula One World champion Jackie Stewart says India now must focus on producing a bunch of world-class drivers after the resounding success of the ... Read more...

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Fans motivated me to give my best: Karthikeyan


October 30th, 2011 - 9:40 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 30 (IANS) Hispania's Narain Karthikeyan said the cheers from the packed stands at the Buddh International Circuit (BIC) motivated him to equal his season's best 17th place ... Read more...

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Red Bull dominate third practice of Indian GP


October 29th, 2011 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 29 (IANS) Red Bull looked set for a strong show in the qualifying for the India Grand Prix Saturday as Sebastian Vettel topped the time sheets in ... Read more...

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Buddh circuit gets a thumbs-up but dust remains a concern


October 28th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 28 (IANS) Drivers hit the much hyped Buddh International Circuit (BIC) for the first time Friday and despite rising concerns about the dust on the track they ... Read more...

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India welcomes Formula One circus


October 28th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 28 (IANS) Deafening noise, smell of burning tyres, skimpily-clad models and free-flowing beer gave India the first taste of the glamorous world of Formula One that came ... Read more...

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Massa tops practice two of Indian GP, Sutil 7th


October 28th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 28 (IANS) Ferrari's Felipe Massa topped the second practice of the Indian Grand Prix here Sunday as the drivers got used to the brand new track by ... Read more...

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McLaren-Mercedes eyeing win at Indian GP


October 28th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Vodafone McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button said Thursday they want to win the inaugural Indian Grand Prix so that they can make ... Read more...

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Narain just unlucky to be in one of the slowest cars: Button


October 28th, 2011 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 27 (IANS) Vodafone McLaren-Mercedes' Jenson Button said Thursday that India's Narain Karthikeyan is extremely talented but is simply unlucky to be in one of the slowest cars ... Read more...

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Drivers give thumbs up to Buddh Circuit; dust is only concern


October 27th, 2011 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 27 (IANS) The drivers gave a thumbs up to the Buddh International Circuit after their first look at it Thursday. The only concern they have is dirt ... Read more...

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Painful to watch race from sidelines: Karun Chandhok


October 25th, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, October 25 (IANS) Lotus reserve driver Karun Chandhok Tuesday said it will be painful for him to watch the inaugural Indian Grand Prix from the sidelines after his ... Read more...

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Karun’s hopes of Indian GP still hang in balance


October 23rd, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 23 (IANS) It is turning out be an agonising wait for Team Lotus reserve driver Karun Chandhok as he is still unsure of racing in his home ... Read more...

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F1 caricature book released


October 21st, 2011 - 6:36 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 21 (IANS) Indian driver Karun Chandhok Friday launched VROOOM, the first ever Formula One (F1) caricature book which will be shared with F1 drivers at the inaugural Indian ... Read more...

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