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USF1 still hoping for slot on the grid?

Mar.27 (GMM) USF1 may not intend to reapply for a place on the 2011 formula one grid. The American team was not ready to debut as scheduled this season and might subsequently be penalised by the governing...
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Melbourne Qualifying: Forve India review

Mar.27 (YF1) The Force India F1 Team will start tomorrow's Australian Grand Prix, the second race of this year's championship, from tenth with Adrian Sutil and 13th with Tonio Liuzzi. The top 10 start is the...
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Melbourne Qualifying: Williams review

Mar.27 (YF1) Rubens Barrichello improved upon his Bahrain qualifying performance at Australia’s Albert Park street circuit today as he eased into Q3 and drove his FW32 to P8 in the top ten shoot out. Nico...
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Melbourne Qualifying: Lotus review

Mar.27 (YF1)The rain held off for Saturday’s running in Melbourne as Lotus Racing took to the track in earnest, keen to maintain their ‘best of the new teams’ record. Throughout the 3rd Practice both...
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Virgin admit “pushing the boundaries”

Mar.27 (YF1) The Virgin Racing fuel tank saga has been the subject of much scorn up and down the Melbourne pit lane. The team has had to deal with embarrassing revelations that they had to get special...
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Alonso attracts more sponsors to Ferrari

Mar.27 (GMM) Mutua Madrilena is reportedly set to return to formula one as a sponsor. The Madrid based insurance company cancelled its estimated EUR3.5 million per season backing of the Renault team last...
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Vettel and Massa step into GPDA roles

Mar.27 (GMM) Sebastian Vettel and Felipe Massa have stepped into leading roles with the Grand Prix Drivers' Association. During a meeting of the safety-oriented body at Albert Park, Mercedes reserve driver...
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Merc GP understaffed compared to rivals

Mar.27 (GMM) Mercedes' smaller staff numbers means the team will need to work harder to catch up its deficit to the frontrunners, boss Ross Brawn has admitted. Amid the Briton's management takeover in the...
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Virgin fuel tank embarrassment for Branson

Mar.27 (GMM) Sir Richard Branson's arrival at the Albert Park circuit on Saturday coincided with an unfortunate headline in Britain's The Sun tabloid. The headline said the British billionaire's "Virgin...
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Sydney gears up for 2014 GP bid

Mar.27 (GMM) A rival city is revving up its efforts to take the Australian grand prix from Melbourne after 2014. Since 1996, the Albert Park event has been funded by the Victorian taxpayer, but the events...
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Brawn says Schumi made progress in Oz

Mar.26 (YF1) Mercedes GP team principal Ross Brawn reckons that the team has made progress for Michael Schumacher on the first day of the Australian Grand Prix weekend. However he admits that Nico Rosberg...
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Domenicali: Early for Alonso/Schumi comparison

Mar.26 (YF1) During the team principal's Friday FIA press conference at Albert Park in Melbourne, Ferrari F1 boss Stefano Domenicali was asked if Fernando Alonso would be able to restore the "magic" of the...
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Sauber F-duct air vent not McLaren copy

Mar.26 (GMM) Adrian Newey has expressed surprise at how quickly Sauber was able to implement an 'F-duct' air vent solution without breaking F1's chassis homologation rules. Just two weeks after the air...
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Melbourne Day 1: Hispania Racing review

Mar.26 (YF1) Karun Chandhok in chassis F110-01 #20 completed 19 laps for a best of 1m 34.251s while Bruno Senna in F110-02 #21 completed 24 with a best time of 1m 33.401s. Karun’s car featured improved...
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Melbourne Day 1: Renault review

Mar.26 (YF1) Renault drivers Robert Kubica and Vitaly Petrov reflect on the first day of the Australian Grand Prix weekend at Albert Park in Melbourne. Robert Kubica, R30-03 Free Practice 1: P1, 22 laps,...
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Melbourne Day 1: Mercedes GP review

Mar.26 (YF1) The opening day of practice for the second race of the 2010 season, the Australian Grand Prix held at Albert Park in Melbourne, got underway today with the two practice sessions taking place in...
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Melbourne Day 1: Ferrari review

Mar.26 (YF1) Bahrain Grand Prix winner and runner-up, Ferrari pair Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa respectively, look back on day one of the Australian Grand Prix weekend at Albert Park in...
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Melbourne Day 1: Cosworth review

Mar.26 (YF1) The AT&T Williams team enjoyed a promising start to the Australian GP weekend when Rubens Barrichello finished the opening day with ninth quickest time. Barrichello took the FW32 round the...