2010 Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Monday 5 April 2010

  2. Lee McKenzie column: 3 down, 16 to go... 17:38

    Lee McKenzie column: 3 down, 16 to go...

    Three is the number of choice in Formula 1: three races and three different winners. And this weekend in Malaysia that same number kept cropping up - it was...

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  3. Tuesday 23 March 2010

  4. Dennis hints at Red Bull fuel problem 09:44

    Dennis hints at Red Bull fuel problem

    Former McLaren Team Principal Ron Dennis has hinted that Sebastian Vettel's loss of the lead in Bahrain could have been caused by a shortage of fuel as...

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  5. Friday 19 March 2010

  6. Lauda impressed by Schumacher comeback 13:33

    Lauda impressed by Schumacher comeback

    Triple World Champion Nika Lauda believes Michael Schumacher did the most possible on his return to Formula 1 in Bahrain. Having qualified seventh on the...

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  7. Thursday 18 March 2010

  8. Massa never doubted physical condition 17:22

    Massa never doubted physical condition

    Felipe Massa has insisted that he never held any worries over his physical abilities, having finished runner-up to team-mate Fernando Alonso in the Bahrain...

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  9. Give regulations a chance, says Mallya 11:57

    Give regulations a chance, says Mallya

    Force India Chairman and Team Principal Vijay Mallya believes fans should not jump the gun when it comes to criticising this year's regulations after the...

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  10. Wednesday 17 March 2010

  11. Cosworth pleased with F1 comeback 17:30

    Cosworth pleased with F1 comeback

    Cosworth was content with its performance in Bahrain after providing four of the twelve Formula 1 teams for a race weekend for the first time this year. The...

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  12. 16:22

    GPUpdate TV: Stefano Domenicali interview

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  13. Schumacher return boosts German TV ratings 15:56

    Schumacher return boosts German TV ratings

    The return to Formula 1 of German superstar Michael Schumacher has unsurprisingly been a cause for much talk in his homeland, with television viewers...

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  14. Bruno Senna column: The season starts in Australia! 14:59

    Bruno Senna column: The season starts in Australia!

    Bruno Senna made history in Bahrain by reintroducing his famous family name to Formula 1. Having been the only driver for the debutant Hispania Racing Team...

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  15. Horner still hoping for two stops 11:13

    Horner still hoping for two stops

    Red Bull Racing Team Principal Christian Horner continues to hope for a compulsory two pit-stop rule this season after most cars elected to change tyres...

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  16. Michael confident with Hülkenberg 10:14

    Michael confident with Hülkenberg

    Williams F1 Technical Director Sam Michael is sure that 2010 rookie Nico Hülkenberg will deliver whenever possible as his maiden Formula 1 season continues....

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  17. Tuesday 16 March 2010

  18. Fry: Button must catch Hamilton 14:30

    Fry: Button must catch Hamilton

    Nick Fry, Chief Executive Officer of the Mercedes GP team, believes that former colleague Jenson Button must improve his on-track performances in order to...

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  19. Coulthard slams Mosley's regulation ideas 12:16

    Coulthard slams Mosley's regulation ideas

    David Coulthard has expressed his concern towards the opening Grand Prix of the 2010 season and, furthermore, to a raft of regulations introduced by former...

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  20. Webber shocked by overtaking difficulties 11:58

    Webber shocked by overtaking difficulties

    Mark Webber was particularly critical towards the first race of the 2010 season on Sunday after many felt it had featured a distinct lack of passing. Having...

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  21. Vettel: Alonso would not have passed 10:12

    Vettel: Alonso would not have passed

    Sebastian Vettel is convinced that he would have won the Bahrain Grand Prix had he not suffered a rare spark plug failure on Sunday. The German, who started...

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  22. Michael pleased to finish after problems 09:51

    Michael pleased to finish after problems

    Williams Technical Director Sam Michael has admitted that the team would not have finished the Bahrain Grand Prix had it not worked effortlessly to repair...

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  23. Renault 'daringly late' with development 04:00

    Renault 'daringly late' with development

    The Renault team narrowly missed World Championship points in the first race of the new season at Sakhir on Sunday. With eleventh spot for Robert Kubica and...

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  24. Monday 15 March 2010

  25. Schumacher 'very, very happy' with result 16:22

    Schumacher 'very, very happy' with result

    Michael Schumacher has said that, under no uncertain terms, did he expect to return to Formula 1 and enjoy the kinds of advantages he held over rivals in...

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  26. Bridgestone satisfied with Bahrain tyres 14:24

    Bridgestone satisfied with Bahrain tyres

    Bridgestone, Formula 1's sole tyre manufacturer, was pleased with the general performance of its products as its final season in the sport began in Bahrain...

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  27. Teams considering mandatory pit-stops 13:59

    Teams considering mandatory pit-stops

    With an outcry from Formula 1 fans over the internet on Monday following a less-than-spectacular season-opening race in Bahrain on Sunday, certain team...

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  28. All-CFD approach justified, says Wirth 11:51

    All-CFD approach justified, says Wirth

    Virgin Racing Technical Director Nick Wirth remains confident that his all-CFD design method has not compromised performance after the first race meeting of...

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  29. Di Montezemolo 'proud' of Ferrari 10:55

    Di Montezemolo 'proud' of Ferrari

    Ferrari Chairman Luca di Montezemolo saw a disastrous season in 2009 followed by the best possible start to the 2010 season at the weekend as the Italian...

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  30. 'Cruel luck' - Horner on Vettel 10:45

    'Cruel luck' - Horner on Vettel

    Christian Horner was naturally disappointed to see Sebastian Vettel forced to give up the lead of the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday. The German led easily...

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  31. Vettel problem confirmed as spark plug 10:07

    Vettel problem confirmed as spark plug

    Following a post-race car inspection in Bahrain, Red Bull Racing has discovered that it was a spark plug and not an exhaust failure which lost Sebastian...

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  32. Mallya delighted to score immediately 09:52

    Mallya delighted to score immediately

    Force India team co-owner and Team Principal Vijay Mallya was overjoyed to see his team scoring in the first race of the season in Bahrain on Sunday. Having...

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  33. Massa: Melbourne will be very difficult 05:00

    Massa: Melbourne will be very difficult

    Felipe Massa does not believe that Ferrari will enjoy such such an easy run to victory as the championship moves on to Australia in two weeks' time. The...

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  34. Sunday 14 March 2010

  35. 20:01

    Photos: Sunday at Sakhir

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  36. Lotus boss Fernandes over the moon 20:00

    Lotus boss Fernandes over the moon

    One of the happiest men in the Bahrain paddock on Sunday evening was probably Lotus F1 Team Principal Tony Fernandes. After six months of non-stop work, his...

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  37. Senna unsure over retirement reason 17:52

    Senna unsure over retirement reason

    Bruno Senna is not yet certain over what caused his retirement from the Bahrain Grand Prix. Attempting to rack up as many laps as possible for the Hispania...

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  38. Hamilton: Difficult to close gap immediately 17:34

    Hamilton: Difficult to close gap immediately

    2008 Champion Lewis Hamilton was pleased to meet his objective of finishing on the Bahrain Grand Prix podium as the season began on Sunday. The McLaren...

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  39. Barrichello satisfied with first point of season 17:31

    Barrichello satisfied with first point of season

    Rubens Barrichello finished Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix in tenth position, scoring one point for the Williams team on his first outing for Sir Frank...

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  40. Sauber sad not to see finish 17:13

    Sauber sad not to see finish

    Tipped by many as the underdogs for 2010 and generally consistent throughout pre-season testing, the Sauber team failed to make the finish of the...

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  41. Double retirement for rookies Virgin 17:01

    Double retirement for rookies Virgin

    The Virgin Racing team was disappointed to have seen both of its cars retire from its first Grand Prix of the season in Bahrain on Sunday. Racing in Formula...

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  42. Kubica regretting first-lap spin 16:48

    Kubica regretting first-lap spin

    Robert Kubica drove a strong race as the 2010 season began in Bahrain on Sunday although the Pole was disappointed to have lost out badly in the second...

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  43. Lotus drivers pleased with progress 16:39

    Lotus drivers pleased with progress

    The Lotus team was the only 2010 debutant outfit to make the finish of the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday. With the two Hispania and Virgin cars having...

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  44. Rosberg hoping for better soft tyre performance 16:27

    Rosberg hoping for better soft tyre performance

    Nico Rosberg was pleased with his first race for Mercedes-Benz on Sunday but will be analysing tyre performances after losing time in the middle part of the...

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  45. Button reconsiders conservative approach 16:18

    Button reconsiders conservative approach

    World Champion Jenson Button admitted at Sakhir on Sunday that he may have driven in too careful a fashion in the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix. After...

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  46. Mixed fortunes at Force India 16:18

    Mixed fortunes at Force India

    With Adrian Sutil starting from tenth and Tonio Liuzzi from twelfth, the Force India team was hoping for both drivers to score points as the 2010 season...

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  47. Vettel disappointed to miss out on win 16:03

    Vettel disappointed to miss out on win

    After clinching a fantastic pole position in Bahrain on Saturday, Sebastian Vettel looked all set for victory at the start of the season on Sunday and was...

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  48. Overtaking basically impossible, says Schumacher 15:56

    Overtaking basically impossible, says Schumacher

    Michael Schumacher was disappointed to have had a generally quiet run to sixth place on his Formula 1 return in Bahrain on Sunday. After starting seventh,...

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  49. Alonso dedicates win to Ferrari team 15:42

    Alonso dedicates win to Ferrari team

    Fernando Alonso was delighted to have clinched victory in his first race for Ferrari in Bahrain on Sunday. The Spaniard kept up the team's strong history...

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  50. Alonso leads Ferrari 1-2 in Bahrain 14:48

    Alonso leads Ferrari 1-2 in Bahrain

    Fernando Alonso has returned to winning ways by clinching victory in the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday. The Champion of 2005 and 2006 led home...

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  51. New engines for both Ferrari cars 11:45

    New engines for both Ferrari cars

    With the Ferrari team having confirmed on Sunday morning that Felipe Massa's engine would be changed ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix, the Maranello squad...

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  52. Mercedes links up with Monster Energy 09:51

    Mercedes links up with Monster Energy

    The Mercedes GP team has officially announced its partnership with Monster Energy drink ahead of the start of the 2010 season today. As seen at Sakhir on...

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  53. Massa receives new engine for race 09:26

    Massa receives new engine for race

    Ferrari will replace the engine of Felipe Massa ahead of the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix this afternoon. The Brazilian, twice a winner at Sakhir, has...

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  54. Hublot becomes official F1 watch supplier 06:00

    Hublot becomes official F1 watch supplier

    Switzerland's luxury brand Hublot has become the official Formula 1 supplier of wristwatches after agreeing a deal with Formula One Management (FOM), the...

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  55. Mansell considering steward role 03:30

    Mansell considering steward role

    Nigel Mansell is the latest former driver who is likely to act as a race steward at a Grand Prix this year. The idea comes as part of a new initiative by...

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  56. De la Rosa and Alguersuari fined for speeding 02:00

    De la Rosa and Alguersuari fined for speeding

    Pedro de la Rosa and fellow countryman Jaime Alguersuari have both been fined for speeding in the pit lane at Sakhir on Saturday morning. Both Spaniards d...

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  57. Saturday 13 March 2010

  58. 21:39

    Bahrain Grand Prix: Provisional starting grid

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  59. Whitmarsh: McLaren not quick enough to win 21:38

    Whitmarsh: McLaren not quick enough to win

    McLaren Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh has echoed the sentiments of Lewis Hamilton after Bahrain qualifying by admitting that McLaren do not appear fast...

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  60. 'Worst lap at most important time' - Webber 20:39

    'Worst lap at most important time' - Webber

    Mark Webber regretted his qualifying performance at Sakhir on Saturday but remains upbeat ahead of the first Grand Prix of 2010, not least as Red Bull...

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  61. De la Rosa regretting last lap mistake 18:08

    De la Rosa regretting last lap mistake

    Pedro de la Rosa struggled to hide his dissatisfaction at Sakhir on Saturday after losing crucial time on his final qualifying hot lap due to driver error....

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  62. Hülkenberg: I hoped for more 17:50

    Hülkenberg: I hoped for more

    Reigning GP2 Champion Nico Hülkenberg admitted that thirteenth place on the Bahrain Grand Prix grid was a slight disappointment on Saturday. The Williams...

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  63. 'Mixed emotions' at Lotus after qualifying 17:05

    'Mixed emotions' at Lotus after qualifying

    The new Lotus F1 team failed to qualify as quickest of the 2010 debutants in Bahrain on Saturday although Chief Technical Officer Mike Gascoyne remains...

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  64. Sutil hoping to make most of harder tyre 15:49

    Sutil hoping to make most of harder tyre

    The Force India team showed flashes of brilliance in 2009 but hopes to deliver most consistent race results throughout the new season. Adrian Sutil was...

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  65. Glock thrilled to lead new teams 15:40

    Glock thrilled to lead new teams

    Timo Glock was delighted to be the first representative on the Bahrain grid from one of Formula 1's three new teams. Although the Hispania outfit, which...

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  66. Kubica annoyed by Q3 oversteer 15:32

    Kubica annoyed by Q3 oversteer

    After qualifying ninth on his debut for the Renault team, Robert Kubica admitted that a higher position was expected, judging by the performance of his R30...

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  67. Schumacher amused by grid number coincidence 15:20

    Schumacher amused by grid number coincidence

    After taking part in his first Formula 1 qualifying session at Sakhir on Saturday since that of Brazil 2006, Michael Schumacher couldn't help but cast his...

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  68. Rosberg disappointed to miss pole 15:14

    Rosberg disappointed to miss pole

    After being the fastest driver in Bahrain on Friday, Nico Rosberg was disappointed to have missed out on pole position in qualifying will start the Bahrain...

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  69. Senna aiming to finish on Sunday 15:05

    Senna aiming to finish on Sunday

    Bruno Senna has only one target ahead of the season-opening Bahrain Grand Prix: to finish. The nephew of late triple World Champion Ayrton makes his Formula...

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