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Armaan finishes 12th after shunt


April 2nd, 2012 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Birmingham (Alamaba), April 2 (IANS) India's Armaan Ebrahim of Fan Force United team finished the second round of the Indy Lights series in 12th position after suffering a first corner ... Read more...

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Schumacher top overtaker in 2011 F1 season


December 25th, 2011 - 8:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 25 (IANS) Michael Schumacher might have had another tough year in Formula One after his return, but he ended the 2011 season as the top overtaker, according to ... Read more...

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Untouchable Vettel wins Indian GP


October 30th, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 30 (IANS) Red Bull's Sebastain Vettel led from start to finish to became the first to win the action-packed Indian Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit ... 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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The importance of numbers in Formula One


October 25th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
With Formula One in its 61st season, here's a statistical look at the sport:15 - Sebastian Vettel is only the 15th driver to have won at least two World titles and ... Read more...

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New venues invariably slotted at end


October 25th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
Greater Noida, Oct 25 (IANS) Historically, new venues that made it to the Formula One series, barring Abu Dhabi, have featured at the fag end of the calendar in their ... Read more...

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Force India fail to get points from Canadian Grand Prix


June 13th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Montreal, June 13 (IANS) Force India failed to earn points from the rain-hit Canadian Grand Prix as Paul Di Resta finished 18th while Adrian Sutil failed to complete the race.Starting ... Read more...

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Force India’s Liuzzi finishes a remarkable sixth


October 24th, 2010 - 8:20 pm ICT by IANS
Yeongam (South Korea), Oct 24 (IANS) Force India driver Vitantonio Liuzzi drove an outstanding race Sunday and finished sixth from a hopeless 17th start position in the rain-hit inaugural Korean Grand Prix. ... Read more...

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Ferrari’s Alonso takes F1 lead with Korean Grand Prix victory


October 24th, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by ANI
Yeongam (South Korea), Oct 24(ANI): Ferrari's Fernando Alonso has taken the Formula One championship lead after winning the rain-hit Korean Grand Prix on Sunday.Alonso took the chequered flag 14.9 seconds ahead of ... Read more...

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Red Bull’s Vettel wins Japanese Grand Prix


October 10th, 2010 - 3:17 pm ICT by ANI
Suzuka(Japan), Oct 10(ANI): Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has put himself right back in this season's Formula One title challenge by comfortably winning today' Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka.Vettel led from pole ... Read more...

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Schumacher admits he is too old for Formula One


August 29th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 29(ANI): Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has confessed that he is too old for the sport after he had another disappointing qualifying session.Schumacher's 30 million pound-a-year nightmare comeback continued ... Read more...

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Webber beats the rain to claim pole for Belgian GP


August 28th, 2010 - 11:26 pm ICT by IANS
Spa-Francorchamps (Belgium), Aug 28 (DPA) Championship leader Mark Webber of Red Bull put in a flying lap before the rain returned Saturday to claim pole position for Sunday's Belgian Formula One Grand ... Read more...

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Alonso fastest in Belgian Grand Prix practice


August 27th, 2010 - 6:41 pm ICT by ANI
Ardennes (Belgium), Aug 27(ANI): Ferrari's Fernando Alonso set the fastest time in a rain-affected opening practice session ahead of Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix.Alonso, fifth in the drivers' standings but only 20 points ... Read more...

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Schumacher says sorry to Barrichello for Hungarian Grand Prix squeeze


August 27th, 2010 - 2:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.27 (ANI): Seven time world motor racing champion Michael Schumacher has texted Rubens Barrichello an apology for nearly running the Brazilian into the pit wall during the Hungarian Grand Prix.The ... Read more...

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Ex-racer Watson slams Schumacher for ‘ugly animal instinct’ act against Barrichello


August 4th, 2010 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.4 (ANI): Former Formula One racer John Watson has criticized seven-time champion Michael Schumacher for his horror move on Rubens Barrichello during the Hungarian Grand Prix.He described it as an act ... Read more...

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After Hungary scrap, Schumacher penalized 10 places for Belgian Grand Prix


August 2nd, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Budapest (Hungary), Aug.2 (ANI): Seven-time Formula One champion Michael Schumacher has been penalized ten places on the grid for the Belgian Grand Prix on August 29 after his controversial blocking move on ... Read more...

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Red Bull’s Webber wins British Grand Prix


July 11th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, July11 (ANI): Red Bull's Mark Webber on Sunday put himself right back in this season's Formula One title challenge by comfortably winning the British Grand Prix at Silverstone.It was Webber's ... Read more...

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Red Bull’s Vettel wins European Grand Prix


June 27th, 2010 - 11:28 pm ICT by ANI
Valencia (Spain), June 27(ANI): Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel on Sunday put himself right back in this season's Formula One title challenge by comfortably winning the European Grand Prix in Valencia.Vettel took ... Read more...

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Hamilton breaks Red Bull ‘qualifying domination’ to grab Canadian GP pole


June 13th, 2010 - 1:05 pm ICT by ANI
Montreal, June 12(ANI): McLaren Formula One ace Lewis Hamilton has broken Red Bull team's domination of qualifying this year to take the pole position in a thrilling session for Sunday's Canadian Grand ... Read more...

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Vettel gets second successive pole at Australian GP


March 27th, 2010 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, March 27 (DPA) Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel secured a second successive pole of the season Saturday when he posted the fastest-time in qualifying for Sunday's Australian Grand Prix. The German clocked ... Read more...

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F1 ace Massa not scared to race again after life threatening accident


March 8th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Formula One driver Felipe Massa, who was badly injured in a freak accident during qualifying for Hungarian Grand Prix in July 2009, will race for the first time ... 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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Felipe Massa makes a winning return to racing circuit


December 1st, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec. 1 (ANI): Ferrari ace Felipe Massa has returned to his winning ways after beating seven-time F1 world champion Michael Schumacher in a star-studded kart race in Brazil.It was Massa's ... Read more...

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Vettel takes Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix


November 1st, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, Nov 1 (DPA) Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull won the season-ending Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix Sunday to secure second place in the drivers' championship ahead of Brawn GP's ... Read more...

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F1 champ Button reveals nightmare behind world title


November 1st, 2009 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 1 (ANI): Ace Formula One driver Jenson Button, who clinched the championship with a stunning drive in Brazil, has revealed the nightmare that lay behind his world title.Button (29) ... Read more...

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Button may make sensational switch to McLaren and drive side-by-side Hamilton


October 30th, 2009 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct. 30 (ANI): The reigning F1 world champion Jenson Button has hinted at a sensational switch to McLaren next season, after talks with Brawn GP were stalled."I have been approached by ... Read more...

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Britain rejoices in Button’s feat


October 19th, 2009 - 5:44 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (DPA) Jenson Button was the toast of Britain Monday as the country rejoiced in the Formula One drivers' title clinched by the Brawn GP pilot at the Brazilian Grand ... Read more...

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Formula 1: Button finally delivers to take deserved world title


October 19th, 2009 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Oct 19 (DPA) He has had his critics but Jenson Button finally proved he is a worthy world champion with a drive oozing confidence to claim fifth place in the ... Read more...

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Barrichello takes pole in chaotic conditions


October 18th, 2009 - 4:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Brazil, Oct 18 (DPA) Championship-chasing Rubens Barrichello delighted the home fans Saturday as he took pole in chaotic conditions for Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix. His pole position is even more important ... Read more...

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Alonso sets the pace in Brazilian Grand Prix


October 17th, 2009 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Oct 17 (DPA) Spanish Renault driver Fernando Alonso set the fastest time in the free practice for Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix. The two-time world champion registered a time of 1 minute ... Read more...

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Button feels time is right to win Formula One championship


October 16th, 2009 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Sao Paulo (Brazil), Oct.16 (ANI): Formula One championship leader Jenson Button believes he can win the title in Brazil.Though still in beach mode as he chatted to the world's press, The Telegraph ... Read more...

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Button must prove he is a worthy world champion: Watson


October 15th, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 15 (ANI): Former Formula One driver John Watson has said that champion driver Jenson Button must win the title race in Brazil on Sunday or risk his season going up ... Read more...

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Vettel ready to deliver again in F1 title fight


October 14th, 2009 - 6:12 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Oct 14 (DPA) Sebastian Vettel is ready to deliver again Sunday in Brazil in his effort to steal the Formula One world title from Jenson Button. The Red Bull driver Vettel ... Read more...

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‘Back to best’ Massa says “everything has returned to how it was before accident


October 14th, 2009 - 4:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 14(ANI): Formula One racing driver Felipe Massa, who experienced a horrific accident during the Hungarian Grand Prix in July, has insisted that he has made a complete recovery.He said he ... Read more...

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Schumacher expects Vettel to fight for title


October 12th, 2009 - 4:49 pm ICT by IANS
Hamburg, Oct 12 (DPA) Michael Schumacher expects fellow-German Sebastian Vettel to give it all he has in the final two season races as he can steal the Formula One world title. "He (Vettel) ... Read more...

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