Schumacher sends Barrichello 'sorry' text message

Schumacher sends Barrichello 'sorry' text message

Michael Schumacher has today sent former Ferrari team-mate Rubens Barrichello a text message in which he apologised for almost taking the Brazilian out of the Hungarian Grand Prix. The German’s Mercedes drifted across the main straight and for that reason has been handed a 10-place grid drop for this weekend’s race at Spa.
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2010 Hungarian Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Thursday 26 August 2010

  2. Schumacher sends Barrichello ‘sorry’ text message 15:59

    Schumacher sends Barrichello ‘sorry’ text message

    Michael Schumacher has today sent former Ferrari team-mate Rubens Barrichello a text message in which he apologised for almost taking the Brazilian out of...

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  3. Friday 6 August 2010

  4. ‘Time to draw line under Schumacher incident’ – Haug 11:27

    ‘Time to draw line under Schumacher incident’ – Haug

    Norbert Haug believes that it is now time to move on from the highly controversial incident between Michael Schumacher and Rubens Barrichello in Sunday’s H...

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  5. Thursday 5 August 2010

  6. Massa: Webber's strategy wouldn't work for us 11:22

    Massa: Webber's strategy wouldn't work for us

    Felipe Massa finished Sunday's Hungarian Grand Prix in fourth position, with the Brazilian being unable to challenge a dominant Mark Webber at the H...

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  7. Wednesday 4 August 2010

  8. Irvine: Schumacher an idiot in Hungary 14:00

    Irvine: Schumacher an idiot in Hungary

    Eddie Irvine has branded former team-mate Michael Schumacher ‘an idiot’ following the German’s forceful move on Rubens Barrichello in Sunday’s Hungarian Gran...

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  9. Hamilton: We’re hanging on for dear life 09:08

    Hamilton: We’re hanging on for dear life

    Lewis Hamilton is fully aware of the threat surrounding his bid for a second world title this year, with Red Bull Racing having moved into the lead of both...

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  10. Webber calls for end to car criticism 08:58

    Webber calls for end to car criticism

    Hungarian Grand Prix winner Mark Webber has explained that rival teams will continue to ridicule Red Bull Racing as long as the Milton Keynes-built cars...

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  11. Schumacher inviting disaster, warns Stewart 08:39

    Schumacher inviting disaster, warns Stewart

    With FIA Race Steward Derek Warwick having already said that Michael Schumacher came close to being disqualified from Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix for d...

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  12. Tuesday 3 August 2010

  13. Warwick: Schumacher was nearly disqualified 12:19

    Warwick: Schumacher was nearly disqualified

    FIA Race Steward Derek Warwick has explained that 7-time World Champion Michael Schumacher came close to being disqualified from Sunday’s Hungarian Grand P...

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  14. More top tens expected from Williams 11:53

    More top tens expected from Williams

    Williams achieved a double points finish in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, which included a career-best result for Nico Hülkenberg plus a highly dramatic mo...

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  15. Sam Michael interview: Looking ahead 11:52

    Sam Michael interview: Looking ahead

    Williams enjoyed results of sixth and tenth, meaning a collection of nine points in Hungary on Sunday, and Technical Director Sam Michael now has reason to...

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  16. Monday 2 August 2010

  17. Schumacher ‘sorry’ after Barrichello push 15:31

    Schumacher ‘sorry’ after Barrichello push

    Michael Schumacher has issued an apology to former team-mate Rubens Barrichello following his forceful move on the Brazilian in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand P...

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  18. Force India plans to race blown diffuser in Belgium 13:23

    Force India plans to race blown diffuser in Belgium

    Force India ran its exhaust-blown diffuser for the first time on Friday although technical problems prevented the car of Adrian Sutil, which had the part...

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  19. Rosberg: I was more concerned about the tyre! 12:13

    Rosberg: I was more concerned about the tyre!

    Nico Rosberg has jokingly said that he was more worried for his airborne wheel than the person it hit in the Hungaroring pit lane on Sunday, with the part...

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  20. Mercedes apologise to Williams for lost wheel incident 10:05

    Mercedes apologise to Williams for lost wheel incident

    Mercedes’ Norbert Haug has issued an official apology to Williams after one of its mechanics suffered minor injuries due to a stray wheel of Nico Rosberg in...

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  21. Brawn disagreeing with stewards’ decision 09:55

    Brawn disagreeing with stewards’ decision

    Both Mercedes GP cars were subject to punishments following the Hungarian Grand Prix although Team Principal Ross Brawn admits that he does not agree with...

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  22. Virgin head into summer break on high 07:00

    Virgin head into summer break on high

    Virgin Racing, like fellow debutant teams Lotus and Hispania, enjoyed a double finish in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix and now move into the month-long s...

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  23. Gascoyne highly pleased with double Lotus finish 05:00

    Gascoyne highly pleased with double Lotus finish

    For the first time this season, all six cars of Formula 1’s three new teams finished in Hungary, with Lotus leading the way once again despite starting b...

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  24. Horner: No restart instruction given to Vettel 02:00

    Horner: No restart instruction given to Vettel

    Christian Horner has categorically confirmed that no order was given to Sebastian Vettel for the German to back off at the Safety Car restart of the...

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  25. Sunday 1 August 2010

  26. 18:46

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday at the Hungaroring

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  27. Sauber picks up first double points finish 18:45

    Sauber picks up first double points finish

    Like Williams, Sauber collected points with both of its cars in the Hungarian Grand Prix, with that result meaning Pedro de la Rosa finishes in the top ten...

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  28. Massa urges technical push forward 18:37

    Massa urges technical push forward

    Felipe Massa collected more strong points to finish fourth in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, moving ahead of Mercedes' Nico Rosberg and Renault's Robert K...

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  29. Yamamoto poised to race again 18:16

    Yamamoto poised to race again

    Sakon Yamamoto was pleased to reach the finish in Hungary on Sunday and the Japanese reserve driver seems likely to be racing again for Hispania before the...

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  30. Sutil unimpressed by Renault mistake 18:13

    Sutil unimpressed by Renault mistake

    Adrian Sutil was taken out of the Hungarian Grand Prix by a badly instructed Robert Kubica on Sunday, as the Renault crashed into the Force India in the pit...

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  31. Bittersweet Hungarian Sunday for Renault 18:08

    Bittersweet Hungarian Sunday for Renault

    With a clearly quick car throughout practice and qualifying, coupled with the fact that McLaren were struggling, Renault were poised for their finest race...

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  32. Button: We’ll come back fighting 16:57

    Button: We’ll come back fighting

    World Champion Jenson Button and McLaren have suffered a bruising weekend in Hungary, losing the lead in both World Championship chases, although the...

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  33. Schumacher receives 10-place grid drop for Spa 16:48

    Schumacher receives 10-place grid drop for Spa

    Michael Schumacher has been given a 10-place grid penalty ahead of the Belgian Grand Prix for his blocking move on Rubens Barrichello in Budapest. With...

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  34. Alonso pleased with ‘good weekend’ 16:40

    Alonso pleased with ‘good weekend’

    Fernando Alonso made the best of an unfavourable situation on Sunday as, even though Red Bull dominated Saturday’s qualifying session in Hungary, he was a...

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  35. Renault and Mercedes fined for pit lane blunders 16:29

    Renault and Mercedes fined for pit lane blunders

    Both the Renault and Mercedes teams have received fines of 50,000 dollars (32,000 pounds) from Formula 1 governing body the FIA for their individual errors...

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  36. Webber delighted with unforeseen win 16:18

    Webber delighted with unforeseen win

    Mark Webber did not expect victory in the Hungarian Grand Prix although, despite losing a place and dropping to third at the start, the Australian was able...

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  37. Barrichello and Schumacher share opinions 16:11

    Barrichello and Schumacher share opinions

    There was a clear difference of opinion between Rubens Barrichello and Michael Schumacher after the former Ferrari team-mates so nearly were involved in a...

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  38. Disappointed Vettel: I was sleeping at the restart 15:58

    Disappointed Vettel: I was sleeping at the restart

    Sebastian Vettel was highly downcast in the moments which followed the Hungarian Grand Prix. Having started from a dominant pole position, the German...

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  39. 15:18

    Hungarian Grand Prix: Full results

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  40. Rapid Webber storms to Hungarian victory 14:47

    Rapid Webber storms to Hungarian victory

    Mark Webber has responded to the challenge of a Safety Car to win Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix in commanding fashion. The Red Bull driver was able to pull o...

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  41. Suspected gearbox problem takes out Hamilton 14:19

    Suspected gearbox problem takes out Hamilton

    Erstwhile World Championship leader Lewis Hamilton has failed to score in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, having pulled off the track at Turn 4 with what he b...

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  42. Alguersuari retirement cause being investigated 13:43

    Alguersuari retirement cause being investigated

    The reason for Jaime Alguersuari’s retirement in Hungary has not yet been indentified although Toro Rosso continue to investigate following the Spaniard’s su...

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  43. Hamilton not giving up on title yet 10:57

    Hamilton not giving up on title yet

    Even though Formula 1 championship leader Lewis Hamilton is slightly worried about Red Bull’s pace the McLaren driver still has his championship hopes a...

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  44. Alonso: winning won’t be easy 08:14

    Alonso: winning won’t be easy

    Fernando Alonso is expecting a difficult race today, Sunday. The Spaniard, who scored the maximum number of points at last week’s German Grand Prix, is over...

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  45. Trulli annoyed by Saturday traffic 05:30

    Trulli annoyed by Saturday traffic

    Jarno Trulli starts the Hungarian Grand Prix from 21st on the grid for Lotus, just behind team-mate Heikki Kovalainen, although the Italian ended...

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  46. Yamamoto pleased with Saturday showing 03:00

    Yamamoto pleased with Saturday showing

    Sakon Yamamoto will start at the back of the grid in Hungary this afternoon although the reserve driver for Hispania, who replaces Karun Chandhok for the...

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  47. 00:00

    Hungarian Grand Prix: Starting grid

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  48. Saturday 31 July 2010

  49. 17:29

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday at the Hungaroring

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  50. Four drivers reprimanded for qualifying in-laps 17:28

    Four drivers reprimanded for qualifying in-laps

    Following qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix on Saturday, four drivers have been officially reprimanded by Formula 1 governing body the FIA for driving...

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  51. Mixed feelings at Williams after qualifying 17:13

    Mixed feelings at Williams after qualifying

    For the fourth time this season, Nico Hülkenberg has out-qualified Rubens Barrichello at Williams, with the German-Brazilian duo set to start Sunday’s Hu...

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  52. Alguersuari 17th on second Hungaroring appearance 16:55

    Alguersuari 17th on second Hungaroring appearance

    It was in Budapest last year that Jaime Alguersuari made his Formula 1 debut with Toro Rosso, replacing the ousted Sébastien Bourdais and qualifying 22nd...

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  53. Sutil pleased but Liuzzi lamenting mistake 16:38

    Sutil pleased but Liuzzi lamenting mistake

    For the second successive weekend, Force India has come across a number of frustrations in Hungary although Adrian Sutil is generally pleased with his grid...

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  54. Kobayashi hit by 5-place grid penalty 16:27

    Kobayashi hit by 5-place grid penalty

    Sauber’s Kamui Kobayashi was already frustrated following qualifying although the Japanese driver has now been handed a 5-place grid drop in Hungary....

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  55. Kobayashi ‘very disappointed’ with qualifying result 16:17

    Kobayashi ‘very disappointed’ with qualifying result

    A delighted Pedro de la Rosa demonstrated that Sauber - at its 300th Grand Prix this weekend - can once again qualify in the top ten at the Hungaroring...

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  56. Margin to P1 something to think about, says Massa 16:08

    Margin to P1 something to think about, says Massa

    Felipe Massa, like most non-Red Bull drivers in the paddock, is amazed by the pace demonstrated by Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber on Saturday although the...

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  57. Schumacher car set up more for race 15:58

    Schumacher car set up more for race

    Michael Schumacher has enjoyed historic moments in Hungary, such as picking up his fourth world title in the country nine years ago, although the 7-time...

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  58. Petrov delighted to out-qualify Kubica 15:51

    Petrov delighted to out-qualify Kubica

    Russia’s Vitaly Petrov was thrilled to have led the way for Renault in qualifying as he managed seventh place on the grid for the Hungarian Grand Prix; the a...

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  59. Hamilton stunned by Red Bull lap times 15:40

    Hamilton stunned by Red Bull lap times

    2008 Champion and last year’s Hungarian Grand Prix winner Lewis Hamilton finds it hard to believe how much quicker Red Bull Racing are at the Hungaroring t...

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  60. Button unhappy with overall balance 15:28

    Button unhappy with overall balance

    World Champion Jenson Button languishes in 11th on the grid and is therefore set for his second consecutive difficult Grand Prix in Hungary, having picked...

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  61. Horner responds to Whitmarsh comments 15:21

    Horner responds to Whitmarsh comments

    Martin Whitmarsh has dubbed McLaren as the ‘quickest fixed-wing vehicles’ in the aftermath of qualifying in Hungary, referring to his opinion that Red Bull a...

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  62. Whitmarsh: We’re the quickest fixed wing cars… 15:13

    Whitmarsh: We’re the quickest fixed wing cars…

    McLaren Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh has emphasised his belief that Red Bull and even Ferrari are making use of front wings which flex and break the...

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  63. ‘Start is sixty or seventy percent of result’ – Alonso 15:07

    ‘Start is sixty or seventy percent of result’ – Alonso

    On a day of damage limitation in Hungary, Ferrari have locked out the second row grid slots behind the all-conquering Red Bulls of Sebastian Vettel and Mark...

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  64. I did my best, says Webber 15:01

    I did my best, says Webber

    Despite a strong effort, Mark Webber was unable to come close to Red Bull team-mate Sebastian Vettel at the Hungaroring on Saturday, with the latter taking...

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  65. 14:06

    Hungarian Grand Prix: Full qualifying results

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  66. Vettel and Red Bull dominate Hungarian qualifying 14:05

    Vettel and Red Bull dominate Hungarian qualifying

    Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull Racing destroyed their rivals to clinch a convincing 1-2 on the starting grid in Hungary on Saturday. The Ferraris of Fernando...

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  67. ‘Mini celebration’ at Virgin Racing 13:31

    ‘Mini celebration’ at Virgin Racing

    Virgin Racing were clearly delighted on Saturday afternoon as they qualified fastest of Formula 1’s three new teams at the Hungaroring. With Heikki K...

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  68. Force India remove blown diffuser 13:05

    Force India remove blown diffuser

    Force India has elected not to continue running with the blown diffuser which it trialled on Adrian Sutil’s car on Friday in Hungary. Having introduced t...

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