15 seconds of fame for Winkelhock

15 seconds of fame for Winkelhock

Etihad Aldar Spyker Formula 1 Team's Markus Winkelhock enjoyed a sensational Formula 1 debut today at the European Grand Prix. As rain fell seconds into the parade lap, an inspired decision to change him to wet tyres in the pit lane for the start saw the 27-year-old take the lead. As the rain worsened minutes into the race, Winkelhock changed to extreme wet Bridgestone Potenzas and extended his lead over the second-placed Ferrari of Massa to more than 30secs. In unprecedented scenes, a Spyker led a Grand Prix for the first time. Read more…

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  1. Sunday 22 July 2007

  2. 15 seconds of fame for Winkelhock 18:37

    15 seconds of fame for Winkelhock

    Etihad Aldar Spyker Formula 1 Team's Markus Winkelhock enjoyed a sensational Formula 1 debut today at the European Grand Prix. As rain fell seconds into the…

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  3. Saturday 21 July 2007

  4. Spyker drivers dissatisfied 17:53

    Spyker drivers dissatisfied

    The Etihad Aldar Spyker Formula One Team will start tomorrow's European Grand Prix with Adrian Sutil and Markus Winkelhock in 21st and 22nd positions…

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  5. Wednesday 18 July 2007

  6. Kolles excited about Winkelhock's debut 16:42

    Kolles excited about Winkelhock's debut

    Spyker's Formula 1 team boss Colin Kolles is excited to see two German race drivers at Spyker during the upcoming German Grand Prix. Even though Winkelhock is…

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  7. Winkelhock to replace Albers at European Grand Prix 16:03

    Winkelhock to replace Albers at European Grand Prix

    The Spyker Formula 1 team has officially confirmed that the team's test and reserve driver Markus Winkelhock will race for the team at this weekend's European…

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  8. Monday 16 July 2007

  9. Winkelhock keeping his fingers crossed 06:00

    Winkelhock keeping his fingers crossed

    Spyker test driver Markus Winkelhock is still upbeat about his chances of landing the full-time race seat. It would make a dream debut as well for the…

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  10. Wednesday 16 May 2007

  11. Spyker F1 test driver to race in DTM 14:34

    Spyker F1 test driver to race in DTM

    Spyker F1 test driver Markus Winkelhock will join the Audi Sport Team Abt in the DTM series this coming weekend. Winkelhock will replace Tom Kristensen.…

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  12. Saturday 28 April 2007

  13. Winkelhock biding his time 12:55

    Winkelhock biding his time

    Following speculation that test and reserve driver Markus Winkelhock would get to race this season for Spyker, the German has said he is happy to wait for his…

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  14. Tuesday 6 March 2007

  15. Spyker changes colour scheme 22:15

    Spyker changes colour scheme

    The Spyker Formula One team completed its final pre-season running today at Silverstone. The team ran their car with a changed colour scheme. The completely…

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  16. Friday 22 December 2006

  17. Winkelhock hopes to become Spyker's third driver 09:16

    Winkelhock hopes to become Spyker's third driver

    Markus Winkelhock hopes he can remain in Formula 1 for another season with the Spyker F1 team. The 26-year-old German was Midland/Spyker's test driver in this…

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  18. Wednesday 1 March 2006

  19. Midland confirms Winkelhock for Bahrain 20:29

    Midland confirms Winkelhock for Bahrain

    Midland has confirmed that Markus Winkelhock will be the team's third driver at the opening round of the 2006 FIA Formula One World Championship at the Bahrain…

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  20. Wednesday 14 December 2005

  21. 06:00

    Winkelhock hopes for another test

    MF1 Racing is still wieghing up the possibility of having two test drivers. While Nicky Pastorelli struggles with his sponsors, the team could announce another…

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