Kubica puzzled by Safety Car regulations

Kubica puzzled by Safety Car regulations

Robert Kubica has backed the FIA's decision to highlight what is possible and what is not possible under last-lap Safety Car restarts. Like racing legend Sir Stirling Moss, the Renault driver admits that he would have done the same as Michael Schumacher prior to the German's 20-second penalty in Monaco.
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  1. Friday 28 May 2010

  2. Kubica puzzled by Safety Car regulations 05:45

    Kubica puzzled by Safety Car regulations

    Robert Kubica has backed the FIA's decision to highlight what is possible and what is not possible under last-lap Safety Car restarts. Like racing legend...

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  3. Thursday 27 May 2010

  4. Schumacher philosophical about Safety Car pass 16:38

    Schumacher philosophical about Safety Car pass

    Michael Schumacher refused to be irritated on Thursday when questioned for the first time about the overtaking manoeuvre which resulted in him receiving a...

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  5. Tuesday 25 May 2010

  6. Illegal immigrants found in FOM trucks 13:05

    Illegal immigrants found in FOM trucks

    It has been confirmed that five illegal immigrants were discovered in the media trucks of sporting governing body Formula One Management (FOM, the company...

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  7. Wednesday 19 May 2010

  8. The stewards put things right, says Alonso 14:00

    The stewards put things right, says Alonso

    Fernando Alonso has provided his version of events after being handed back sixth place in the aftermath of the Monaco Grand Prix. Having been passed by...

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  9. Moss: I would have done the same as Michael 11:14

    Moss: I would have done the same as Michael

    Sir Stirling Moss has revealed that, having watched the incident between Michael Schumacher and Fernando Alonso in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix, he would...

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  10. Tuesday 18 May 2010

  11. Lee McKenzie column: Let's start at the end... 17:11

    Lee McKenzie column: Let's start at the end...

    As I said to Michael Schumacher before he received his penalty, "Let's start at the end and not at the beginning." After 78 laps, 4 Safety Cars and some...

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  12. Mercedes withdraws appeal over Schumacher penalty 16:35

    Mercedes withdraws appeal over Schumacher penalty

    Mercedes GP has announced that it has decided to drop its appeal against the stewards' decision to hand Michael Schumacher a 20-second penalty at the end of...

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  13. McLaren extends partnership with Hugo Boss 14:36

    McLaren extends partnership with Hugo Boss

    The McLaren team has announced that it is expanding its alliance with German fashion house Hugo Boss into a record-breaking 30th year. The deal has been...

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  14. Crashed Alonso chassis permanently damaged 14:14

    Crashed Alonso chassis permanently damaged

    With Fernando Alonso having written off his original race chassis courtesy of his Monaco crash in Saturday practice, Ferrari has now confirmed that the...

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  15. Barrichello explains steering wheel fling 13:40

    Barrichello explains steering wheel fling

    Rubens Barrichello has explained that he had no option but to throw his steering wheel onto the race track after crashing out of Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix....

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  16. Brabham: Webber can win the championship 12:48

    Brabham: Webber can win the championship

    Former triple World Champion Sir Jack Brabham is highly confident that Mark Webber can become Australia's third Formula 1 title winner this year. The...

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  17. Hill: I have received some stinging emails 12:23

    Hill: I have received some stinging emails

    Damon Hill has revealed that he has been sent a string of emails criticising his judgements after Michael Schumacher was handed a 20-second penalty after...

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  18. Race contact and suspension reasons for Williams crashes 05:00

    Race contact and suspension reasons for Williams crashes

    A broken front wing mounting for Nico Hülkenberg and failed rear suspension for Rubens Barrichello were the duo's individual reasons for retiring from the...

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  19. Monday 17 May 2010

  20. Insight: The last-lap Monaco pass 16:19

    Insight: The last-lap Monaco pass

    The Monaco Grand Prix featured the first real controversy of 2010 after what has been a generally civilised start to the campaign. However, the FIA...

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  21. Pirelli and Michelin become tyre favourites 12:21

    Pirelli and Michelin become tyre favourites

    Following more FOTA (Formula One Teams Association) meetings in Monaco over the weekend, teams have narrowed down 2011 tyre options to just Pirelli and...

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  22. Domenicali praises 'perfect' Ferrari job 11:51

    Domenicali praises 'perfect' Ferrari job

    Stefano Domenicali has applauded the efforts of the Ferrari team, which faced an uphill struggle ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. Although the...

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  23. Webber fined €2,200 for pit lane speeding 06:00

    Webber fined €2,200 for pit lane speeding

    Monaco Grand Prix winner Mark Webber has received a fine of €2,200 (£1,900) for speeding in the Monte-Carlo pit lane before the start of the race on Sunday....

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  24. Webber in a very good place, says Horner 04:00

    Webber in a very good place, says Horner

    Christian Horner was naturally overjoyed with Red Bull Racing's stunning 1-2 victory in Monte-Carlo, the team's third victory of the season so far and its...

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  25. Sunday 16 May 2010

  26. Schumacher: We believed we were under racing conditions 22:03

    Schumacher: We believed we were under racing conditions

    Michael Schumacher has explained his version of events after being handed a 20-second time penalty in Monaco on Sunday. Having finished sixth, the 7-time...

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  27. 21:51

    Photos: Sunday in Monte-Carlo

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  28. Sauber endures fourth double retirement of season 21:50

    Sauber endures fourth double retirement of season

    The Sauber team was forced to tolerate another double retirement at the Monaco Grand Prix, the Swiss squad's fourth from six races so far this year. With...

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  29. Mallya thrilled with double points finish 21:33

    Mallya thrilled with double points finish

    Vijay Mallya was overjoyed to be able to celebrate Force India's first ever double points finish in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. After starting 10th and...

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  30. Chandhok: Jarno has apologised for the incident 21:11

    Chandhok: Jarno has apologised for the incident

    Karun Chandhok has said that Jarno Trulli did apologise following the pair's frightening collision in the closing stages of the Monaco Grand Prix. With the...

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  31. Mercedes to appeal stewards' decision 20:33

    Mercedes to appeal stewards' decision

    Mercedes GP has confirmed that it will be appealing Sunday's decision from Monaco Grand Prix race stewards to impose a penalty upon Michael Schumacher, who...

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  32. Buemi inherits point as Schumacher is relegated 20:11

    Buemi inherits point as Schumacher is relegated

    Sébastien Buemi has picked up his first points finish of the 2010 season, courtesy of Michael Schumacher's 20-second relegation in Monaco on Sunday. The...

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  33. Schumacher penalised for overtaking Alonso 19:41

    Schumacher penalised for overtaking Alonso

    FIA race stewards have confirmed that Michael Schumacher has been demoted to 12th place after passing Fernando Alonso on the final lap of the Monaco Grand...

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  34. Track rod and wheel cause double Virgin retirement 19:37

    Track rod and wheel cause double Virgin retirement

    It was a disappointing first Monaco Grand Prix for Virgin Racing as the debutant outfit, like both other new-for-2010 teams, failed to make the finish on...

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  35. Williams to analyse crashed cars at factory 19:23

    Williams to analyse crashed cars at factory

    Crash investigations at Williams will not commence until the cars of Nico Hülkenberg and Rubens Barrichello are returned to the team's Grove base next week....

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  36. Trulli labels Chandhok clash as racing incident 19:13

    Trulli labels Chandhok clash as racing incident

    A racing incident was what took Jarno Trulli and Karun Chandhok out of the Monaco Grand Prix, according to the former, whose Lotus was launched into the air...

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  37. Hamilton: We have to be satisfied 19:03

    Hamilton: We have to be satisfied

    After crashing from second on the penultimate lap in Spain and finishing fifth in Monaco, Lewis Hamilton had hoped for more from the second pair of...

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  38. Kubica annoyed after dropping to third 18:52

    Kubica annoyed after dropping to third

    Although third place in Monaco marked a second podium finish of the season for Robert Kubica and Renault, the Pole could not help but feel slightly...

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  39. I couldn't keep up with him, says Vettel 18:43

    I couldn't keep up with him, says Vettel

    Sebastian Vettel has said that, for the second time in a week, he was unable to match the pace of Red Bull team-mate Mark Webber on Sunday. With the...

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  40. Webber: The greatest day in my life 17:58

    Webber: The greatest day in my life

    Mark Webber became the 31st winner of the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon, a feat which the Australian labels as his best ever. Having experienced a...

    F1
  41. Schumacher overtake: Opinions from Domenicali and Brawn 17:46

    Schumacher overtake: Opinions from Domenicali and Brawn

    Ferrari Team Principal Stefano Domenicali does not believe that Michael Schumacher's sixth place should be allowed to stand after the Mercedes driver stole...

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  42. Schumacher sure Alonso pass was legal 17:33

    Schumacher sure Alonso pass was legal

    Michael Schumacher is confident that his last-lap overtake on Fernando Alonso was not against the rules in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. With the Safety Car...

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  43. 16:59

    Monaco Grand Prix: Full results

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  44. Webber leads home Red Bull 1-2 in Monaco 16:58

    Webber leads home Red Bull 1-2 in Monaco

    Mark Webber has picked up his second Grand Prix victory within the space of a week by claiming his maiden Monte-Carlo success on Sunday afternoon. The...

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  45. Button victim of early race cooling problem 16:03

    Button victim of early race cooling problem

    World Champion Jenson Button was highly disappointed to have retired early on in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. After making a poor start to plummet from...

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  46. Kubica not worried about dirty side of grid 12:01

    Kubica not worried about dirty side of grid

    Robert Kubica will start Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix from the front row in second position. The Polish Renault F1 driver will start on the dirty side of the...

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  47. Horner hoping for third 2010 win 04:00

    Horner hoping for third 2010 win

    No team is yet to win three Grands Prix this season although Red Bull Racing would appear to have the best chance of achieving that feat in Monte-Carlo this...

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  48. 03:59

    Monaco Grand Prix: Starting grid

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  49. Saturday 15 May 2010

  50. 20:25

    Photos: Saturday in Monte-Carlo

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  51. 'It doesn't sound fantastic, but I'm satisfied' - de la Rosa 20:24

    'It doesn't sound fantastic, but I'm satisfied' - de la Rosa

    Pedro de la Rosa is pleased with his Monaco qualifying performance on what promises to be the Sauber team's hardest race weekend so far this season,...

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  52. Buemi hoped to move into Q3 20:15

    Buemi hoped to move into Q3

    Scuderia Toro Rosso will start 13th and 17th in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix, with Sébastien Buemi heading the charge, although it is the Swiss driver who is...

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  53. I had to qualify blind, says Glock 20:06

    I had to qualify blind, says Glock

    It was a lamentable Timo Glock who entered Monaco Grand Prix qualifying, as the German's Virgin Racing car suffered technical problems and failed to set a...

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  54. Hülkenberg misses Q3 by a whisker 19:55

    Hülkenberg misses Q3 by a whisker

    Less than two tenths of a second separated Nico Hülkenberg from top ten shootout qualifying in Monaco although the GP2 Champion will start his first Formula...

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  55. Petrov crashed after adjusting brake balance 19:48

    Petrov crashed after adjusting brake balance

    Vitaly Petrov has explained that a modification to the settings of his car caused his St. Devote crash in qualifying on Saturday. The Russian will start his...

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  56. Sutil delayed by Petrov shunt 19:39

    Sutil delayed by Petrov shunt

    Adrian Sutil was frustrated to have been negatively affected by another driver's mistake in Monte-Carlo qualifying on Saturday. With Vitaly Petrov having...

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  57. Kovalainen optimistic after spirited qualifying session 19:22

    Kovalainen optimistic after spirited qualifying session

    Heikki Kovalainen was all smiles despite spinning twice in Monaco Grand Prix qualifying on Saturday afternoon. Despite the action-packed Q1 he experienced,...

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  58. Chandhok 'mystified by lack of pace' 19:09

    Chandhok 'mystified by lack of pace'

    Karun Chandhok admits that he finds Hispania Racing's pace rather bizarre in Monaco, having qualified slower than team-mate Bruno Senna and 1.7 seconds down...

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  59. Alonso: I was unlucky to write off the chassis 18:42

    Alonso: I was unlucky to write off the chassis

    Fernando Alonso was highly disappointed to have crashed his Ferrari in final practice in Monaco on Saturday morning, having been quickest in both the first...

    F1
  60. There was absolutely nothing left, says Hamilton 18:15

    There was absolutely nothing left, says Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton has vowed that he could not have pushed harder on his way to qualifying fifth in Monte-Carlo on Saturday. Seemingly the only driver who could...

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  61. Massa: I did not block Button on purpose 18:02

    Massa: I did not block Button on purpose

    Felipe Massa has denied slowing Jenson Button on purpose after the Englishman lost a qualifying lap due to the coasting Ferrari in Monaco. Approaching the...

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  62. Schumacher slowed by team-mate Rosberg 17:48

    Schumacher slowed by team-mate Rosberg

    Michael Schumacher's final Q3 lap ended up being delayed by his own team-mate in Monaco on Saturday. With Nico Rosberg having been slowed by the Williams of...

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  63. 'Qualifying a disaster, I should have had pole' - Rosberg 17:35

    'Qualifying a disaster, I should have had pole' - Rosberg

    Although several drivers complained about being held up in Monaco qualifying, none were more upset than Nico Rosberg on Saturday afternoon. The Mercedes...

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  64. Button 'very annoyed' by Massa baulk 17:24

    Button 'very annoyed' by Massa baulk

    World Champion Jenson Button was less than impressed with the driving standards of Felipe Massa after the Ferrari held the McLaren up in Monte-Carlo...

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  65. Vettel not impressed by Q3 traffic 17:14

    Vettel not impressed by Q3 traffic

    Sebastian Vettel admits that he was slightly disappointed with the overall standards of driving in the final phase of Monaco Grand Prix qualifying on...

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  66. We have to be happy, says Kubica 17:06

    We have to be happy, says Kubica

    Few expected Robert Kubica and Renault to be Red Bull's closest challengers in Monaco Grand Prix qualifying although the Pole looked to have obliterated the...

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  67. Webber: Today's was a perfect lap 16:59

    Webber: Today's was a perfect lap

    Mark Webber was delighted to have clinched his second pole position within the space of a week as he knocked Robert Kubica and Renault off the top spot in...

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  68. 16:51

    Monaco GP qualifying: Full results

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