Räikkönen calls for more speed

Räikkönen calls for more speed

Kimi Räikkönen believes that the speed of his car is not good enough to win races with. Räikkönen began the British Grand Prix from front row, but finished in third position behind Alonso and Schumacher.
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2006 British Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Monday 12 June 2006

  2. Räikkönen calls for more speed 18:28

    Räikkönen calls for more speed

    Kimi Räikkönen believes that the speed of his car is not good enough to win races with. Räikkönen began the British Grand Prix from front row, but finished i...

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  3. Button turns down champagne 11:41

    Button turns down champagne

    Jenson Button didn't have the home race he wished for. The Honda driver had to start his race from 19th position, and while he worked his way up the field...

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  4. Sunday 11 June 2006

  5. Aguri gets both cars to finish 17:52

    Aguri gets both cars to finish

    The British Grand Prix brought the long awaited return of a two-car finish for the Super Aguri team. Takuma Sato and Franck Montagny finished in 17th and...

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  6. Ferrari turns focus to Canada 17:45

    Ferrari turns focus to Canada

    Michael Schumacher finished second for Ferrari at Silverstone and team mate Felipe Massa claimed another four points for fifth.  "It was a hard fought...

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  7. Victory for Renault from 200th start 17:27

    Victory for Renault from 200th start

    The Renault F1 team this afternoon took victory in its 200th Grand Prix start, at the Silverstone circuit where the F1 team made its debut 29 years ago in...

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  8. Both Midlands make finish at home 17:18

    Both Midlands make finish at home

    MF1 Racing claimed another reliable finish in its home race, with Christijan Albers and Tiago Monteiro bringing home their M16s in 15th and 16th positions,...

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  9. McLaren settles for third and sixth 17:10

    McLaren settles for third and sixth

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Kimi Raikkonen and Juan Pablo Montoya finished today's British Grand Prix at Silverstone in third and sixth positions respectively....

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  10. Frustration for Honda 17:02

    Frustration for Honda

    A frustrating British Grand Prix weekend for the Honda Racing F1 Team came to a disappointing conclusion today after Jenson Button retired in front of his...

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  11. Red Bulls struggle at Silverstone 16:53

    Red Bulls struggle at Silverstone

    Red Bull Racing struggled at Silverstone this afternoon with Coulthard finishing twelfth and Christian Klien a lowly fourteenth. "The car had a lot of...

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  12. Difficult afternoon for Toyota 16:42

    Difficult afternoon for Toyota

    It was a hard Sunday's work for Toyota at the British Grand Prix. Ralf Schumacher was confident of a good afternoon from 7th place on the grid but his race...

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  13. Williams miss out on point 16:30

    Williams miss out on point

    WilliamsF1 missed out on the chance of salvaging a point from the British Grand Prix as Nico Robserg brought his car home in ninth place after a strong...

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  14. Quiet afternoon for Toro Rossos 16:18

    Quiet afternoon for Toro Rossos

    Scuderia Toro Rosso had a quiet race at Silverstone this afternoon with Liuzzi finishing thirteenth and Scott Speed being eliminated in a first lap incident...

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  15. Raikkonen - McLaren lacks top speed 16:12

    Raikkonen - McLaren lacks top speed

    Kimi Raikkonen settled for third place at the British Grand Prix and was left complaining that the McLaren does not have enough top speed down the long...

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  16. Schumacher settles for second 15:54

    Schumacher settles for second

    Michael Schumacher looked rather unhappy after the British Grand Prix where he was forced to settle for second place. Schumacher spent the first two thirds...

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  17. Alonso says no chances for Silverstone defeat 15:40

    Alonso says no chances for Silverstone defeat

    Fernando Alonso savoured an easy victory at the British Grand Prix, his fifth win of the season and the first time he has won at Silverstone. Alonso led...

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  18. Alonso cruises to Silverstone win 15:12

    Alonso cruises to Silverstone win

    Fernando Alonso took an easy victory at the British Grand Prix ahead of Michael Schumacher and Kimi Raikkonen. The Spaniard's thirteenth Grand Prix win and...

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  19. 13:41

    Photos - Sunday at Silverstone

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  20. Qualifying crowd unaffected by World Cup 07:00

    Qualifying crowd unaffected by World Cup

    Following a record turnout for a Friday at the British Grand Prix, Silverstone has announced another bumper crowd figure for day two of the three day event,...

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  21. 06:00

    Hot forecast for race day

    Another day of strong sunshine and high temperatures is forecast for this afternoon's British Grand Prix. By the time the race is due to get underway at...

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  22. Saturday 10 June 2006

  23. Ferrari missed out on front row 18:42

    Ferrari missed out on front row

    Michael Schumacher was unable to qualify himself on the front row. Qualifying was close, but Alonso and Raikkonen were slightly faster than the German...

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  24. Toro Rosso drivers not completely satisfied yet 18:36

    Toro Rosso drivers not completely satisfied yet

    Scuderia Toro Rosso drivers Vitantonio Liuzzi and Scott Speed both managed to get through the first knock-out round in qualifying today. They qualified in...

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  25. Red Bull hope for more luck on Sunday 17:54

    Red Bull hope for more luck on Sunday

    Red Bull drivers David Coulthard and Christian Klien were unable to qualify themselves in the Top Ten today. Coulthard qualified himself in eleventh...

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  26. 17:46

    Photos - Saturday at Silverstone

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  27. Button fails to shine in front of home crowd 17:44

    Button fails to shine in front of home crowd

    Honda driver Rubens Barrichello will start tomorrow's British Grand Prix from the 3rd row of the grid after posting the 6th fastest time for the Honda...

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  28. BMW drivers qualify in top 10 again 17:38

    BMW drivers qualify in top 10 again

    Nick Heidfeld and Jacques Villeneuve qualified ninth and tenth respectively for the British Grand Prix. Since the Australian GP this is the second time the...

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  29. Raikkonen scores front row position 17:23

    Raikkonen scores front row position

    Team McLaren Mercedes driver Kimi Raikkonen will start McLaren's home Grand Prix at Silverstone from the front row after setting a time of 1:20.397 in the...

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  30. Difficult day for Super Aguri drivers 17:06

    Difficult day for Super Aguri drivers

    The morning's Free Practice Session ended prematurely for the Super Aguri drivers when both Takuma Sato and Franck Montagny visited the gravel off-track....

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  31. Midland moves forward 17:02

    Midland moves forward

    MF1 Racing took another historic step forward today as Tiago Monteiro drove his M16 into the second qualifying session for the first time in the team's...

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  32. Mixed result at Toyota 16:59

    Mixed result at Toyota

    Panasonic Toyota Racing heads into Sunday's British Grand Prix with mixed results from today's qualifying sessions on another sweltering day at Silverstone....

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  33. Fourth pole position in a row for Alonso 16:49

    Fourth pole position in a row for Alonso

    In Saturday's British Grand Prix qualifying session Fernando Alonso scored his fourth pole position in a row. The Spaniard saw his team mate Giancarlo...

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  34. Disappointing qualifying for Williams drivers 16:34

    Disappointing qualifying for Williams drivers

    Two weeks ago Mark Webber worked himself up to third position on the grid in qualifying, but on Saturday the Australian Williams driver qualified himself in...

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  35. Schumi surprised to be third 15:50

    Schumi surprised to be third

    Michael Schumacher admitted he was surprised to be as much as 0.3s behind Fernando Alonso after the Spaniard stole pole position from the German in the...

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  36. Raikkonen - McLaren struggling for top speed 15:44

    Raikkonen - McLaren struggling for top speed

    Despite a heroic effort in the final moments of qualifying to get his McLaren onto the front row of the grid, Kimi Raikkonen says that his car is still...

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  37. Alonso thought pole was lost 15:37

    Alonso thought pole was lost

    Fernando Alonso admitted he thought he had lost pole position after the first flying laps in the final knock-out qualifying session. Alonso crossed the line...

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  38. Alonso snatches Silverstone pole 15:33

    Alonso snatches Silverstone pole

    Fernando Alonso snatched pole position for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone ahead of Kimi Raikkonen and Michael Schumacher. Qualifying took place on...

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  39. Schumacher fastest in final practice 12:33

    Schumacher fastest in final practice

    Michael Schumacher set a clear pace in final practice for the British Grand Prix. The German stopped the clock in 1m20.919s to finish almost half a second...

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  40. 00:59

    Photos - Friday at Silverstone

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  41. Friday 9 June 2006

  42. Renault strong at Silverstone 18:51

    Renault strong at Silverstone

    After running just installation laps in the morning, as is now customary for the opening session of the weekend, Renault's drivers got down to business this...

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  43. Silverstone difficult for Super Aguri 18:47

    Silverstone difficult for Super Aguri

    Sakon Yamamoto made his Super Aguri debut today enabling the team to reach a further milestone in its short history - the running of three cars at a Grand...

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  44. Honda still looking for improvement 18:42

    Honda still looking for improvement

    Honda made a good start to its British Grand Prix weekend today as the first of the free practice sessions got underway on home asphalt at Silverstone....

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  45. BMW happy with early pace 18:34

    BMW happy with early pace

    With its reserve and test driver, Robert Kubica, setting the fastest time of the day in glorious sunshine, the BMW Sauber F1 Team had a very positive first...

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  46. Fuel pump trouble for McLaren 18:24

    Fuel pump trouble for McLaren

    McLaren drivers' Juan Pablo Montoya and Kimi Raikkonen finished today's second free practice session in 14th and 21st positions respectively with lap times...

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  47. Ferrari happy with first day pace 18:18

    Ferrari happy with first day pace

    Felipe Massa and Michael Schumacher finished sixth and eighth fastest in the opening day of practice for this weekend's Brisith Grand Prix.  "It's always s...

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  48. Toyota upbeat on Friday 18:08

    Toyota upbeat on Friday

    Toyota began its preparations for Sunday's British Grand Prix with two solid sessions of practice. The team has not tested at Silverstone this year so...

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  49. Disappointing Friday for Red Bulls 18:01

    Disappointing Friday for Red Bulls

    It was a disappointing Friday for the Red Bull Racing team at Silverstone as Coulthard finished 25th, Klien 23rd and test driver Robert Doornbos was...

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  50. Toro Rossos struggle at Silverstone 17:51

    Toro Rossos struggle at Silverstone

    Scuderia Toro Rosso struggled on the first day of the British Grand Prix weekend. Liuzzi finished 22nd, Speed 24th and Jani 26th. "Quite a good day, but we...

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  51. Williams looks handy at Silverstone 17:40

    Williams looks handy at Silverstone

    The WilliamsF1 team looked like it should have good pace this weekend at Silverstone after tester Alex Wurz finished the day third fastest. Mark Webber...

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  52. Wurz sets early Silverstone pace 14:04

    Wurz sets early Silverstone pace

    Alexander Wurz set the early pace the first practice session of the weekend at Silverstone. The WilliamsF1 test driver turned in a best lap of 1m21.946s to...

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  53. Thursday 8 June 2006

  54. 17:01

    Photos - Thursday at Silverstone

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  55. Yamamoto joins Super Aguri 14:55

    Yamamoto joins Super Aguri

    Super Aguri today announced that Sakon Yamamoto will join the team as their test driver for the British, Canadian and US Grand Prix. He will help Sato and...

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  56. Wednesday 7 June 2006

  57. Alonso halfway home 15:18

    Alonso halfway home

    Reigning Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso believes he is halfway there to claim his second championship title. In the seven races we saw so far Alonso...

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  58. Schumacher looking forward to British Grand Prix 10:39

    Schumacher looking forward to British Grand Prix

    Michael Schumacher is looking forward to the British Grand Prix. The German believes the British fans are great for having such great knowledge of the...

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  59. A real home Grand Prix for Midland 09:00

    A real home Grand Prix for Midland

    Great Britain has long been regarded as the home of Grand Prix racing, and no fewer than seven of the 11 current teams are based in the country. But only...

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  60. Silverstone set-up preview 06:00

    Silverstone set-up preview

    The demands of the Silverstone circuit for the cars and engines has changed significantly with the advent of V8 engines in 2006. The first half of the...

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  61. Renault turns two hundred - officially 05:00

    Renault turns two hundred - officially

    29 years after making its Formula 1 debut at the 1977 British Grand Prix, when Jean-Pierre Jabouille qualified the famous RS01 'yellow teapot' turbo car in...

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  62. Tuesday 6 June 2006

  63. Suzuki hopes to see the finish with both cars 17:08

    Suzuki hopes to see the finish with both cars

    Super Aguri team boss Aguri Suzuki hopes the team can bring both cars to the finish in the upcoming British Grand Prix. In Monaco Franck Montagny finished...

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  64. Montoya hopes to continue success 16:03

    Montoya hopes to continue success

    In 2005 Juan Pablo Montoya won his first race at Silverstone for McLaren and after a podium finish in Monaco two weeks ago the Colombian will be hungry for...

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  65. Button aiming for points 15:32

    Button aiming for points

    Honda driver Jenson Button is looking forward to his home Grand Prix this weekend at Silverstone. With the support of his fans Button scored two points in...

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  66. Silverstone now 70% full throttle 14:51

    Silverstone now 70% full throttle

    In the upcoming weekend Formula One will travel to Silverstone for the British Grand Prix. This season F1 cars are racing with V8 engines, which will be a...

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  67. Raikkonen ready for Silverstone challenge 14:30

    Raikkonen ready for Silverstone challenge

    Kimi Räikkönen is looking forward to the British Grand Prix. The McLaren driver believes that the race at Silverstone is one of the legendary races that m...

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