Ferrari expected Kimi to stop early

Ferrari expected Kimi to stop early

Ferrari's technical director Ross Brawn admits that the team expected McLaren driver Kimi Raikkonen would stop early for fuel. Raikkonen claimed pole position at Hockenheim while Ferrari drivers Michael Schumacher and Felipe Massa began the German Grand Prix from second and third position. Read more…

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  1. Monday 31 July 2006

  2. Ferrari expected Kimi to stop early 18:15

    Ferrari expected Kimi to stop early

    Ferrari's technical director Ross Brawn admits that the team expected McLaren driver Kimi Raikkonen would stop early for fuel. Raikkonen claimed pole position…

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  3. Bridgestone takes 100th win at Hockenheim 10:34

    Bridgestone takes 100th win at Hockenheim

    Michael Schumacher won the German Grand Prix on Sunday. It was the 100th victory for Bridgestone in only 165 Grands Prix that the company participated in since…

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  4. Sunday 30 July 2006

  5. McLaren celebrates return to podium 19:11

    McLaren celebrates return to podium

    McLaren's Kimi Raikkonen finished third in today's 67-lap German Grand Prix. Pedro de la Rosa retired on the third lap with a mechanical fuel pump…

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  6. Ferrari celebrates dream result 18:48

    Ferrari celebrates dream result

    Fifth win and second one-two of the season for Ferrari - a fifth win for Michael Schumacher too. This is the nineteenth German Grand Prix win for the Prancing…

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  7. Midland happy with double finish 18:45

    Midland happy with double finish

    MF1 Racing overcame the reliability and handling problems it encountered throughout the weekend to claim a respectable two-car finish at the German Grand Prix…

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  8. Aguri happy with new car debut 18:35

    Aguri happy with new car debut

    It was a disappointing but not wholly unexpected end to the German Grand Prix weekend for the Super Aguri team. A start-up issue prevented Sakon Yamamoto, who…

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  9. Klien makes point for Red Bull 18:31

    Klien makes point for Red Bull

    Christian Klien brought home another point for Red Bull Racing while David Coulthard finished a disappointing eleventh after a first lap collision. "I started…

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  10. Mixed feelings for Toro Rosso 18:22

    Mixed feelings for Toro Rosso

    Scuderia Toro Rosso was left with mixed feelings after the German Grand Prix. Tonio Liuzzi finished tenth while Scott Speed ended the day in twelfth. "That was…

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  11. Williams hopes dashed at Hockenheim 18:13

    Williams hopes dashed at Hockenheim

    Williams saw its hopes of a good result in Hockenheim dashed when Nico Rosberg crashed on the opening lap while Webber's spirited drive came to naught with…

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  12. Renault counts cost of troubled weekend 18:09

    Renault counts cost of troubled weekend

    The Renault F1 Team endured its most difficult race weekend of the season at today's German Grand Prix at Hockenheim. In spite of the challenges encountered in…

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  13. Button gets Honda back on form 18:01

    Button gets Honda back on form

    Honda's Jenson Button narrowly missed out on a return to the podium today after taking 4th place in this afternoon's German Grand Prix. He drove a committed…

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  14. Toyota takes two more points 17:50

    Toyota takes two more points

    Toyota secured two more points at the German Grand Prix. The third corner right at the start was the showplace of contact between Ralf Schumacher and David…

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  15. Double trouble for BMW 17:12

    Double trouble for BMW

    Neither of the BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers finished the German Grand Prix. Nick Heidfeld retired after ten laps because of rear brake damage following an…

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  16. Schumacher in eleven heaven 16:58

    Schumacher in eleven heaven

    Michael Schumacher was smiling broadly after dominating the German Grand Prix and cutting Fernando Alonso's lead to just eleven points with six more rounds…

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  17. Massa happy to play team role 16:50

    Massa happy to play team role

    Felipe Massa was happy to play the team role at Hockenheim and bring his Ferrari home in second place, just behind Michael Schumacher. "That was our target…

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  18. Schumi hat-trick crushes Alonso lead 16:31

    Schumi hat-trick crushes Alonso lead

    Michael Schumacher strolled to his third straight win and his fifth of the season to cut Fernando Alonso's lead by six points to just eleven, with six rounds…

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  19. 12:15

    Photos - Sunday at Hockenheim

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  20. Saturday 29 July 2006

  21. 18:44

    Photos - Saturday at Hockenheim

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  22. Sato gets good start for new Aguri 18:12

    Sato gets good start for new Aguri

    Super Aguri enjoyed their best day yet as Takuma Sato out-qualified their nearest rivals by 0.651 seconds in his new SA06 to start the 2006 German Grand Prix in…

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  23. McLaren eyes victory from pole 18:11

    McLaren eyes victory from pole

    Kimi Raikkonen will start tomorrow's German Grand Prix from pole position having set the quickest time of 1:14.070 in the final qualifying session. Pedro de la…

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  24. Ferrari in good shape for Sunday 18:09

    Ferrari in good shape for Sunday

    Ferrari's Michael Schumacher and Felipe Massa qualified second and third for the German Grand Prix. "It was a very closely contested qualifying, especially in…

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  25. Renault looks for damage limitation 18:00

    Renault looks for damage limitation

    The Renault F1 Team endured a challenging afternoon during today's qualifying session for the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim. "I think we did the maximum we…

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  26. Disappointment for Toyota 17:54

    Disappointment for Toyota

    Toyota will head into tomorrow's German Grand Prix with unfortunate results after today's hour of qualifying at the Hockenheimring. After having an engine…

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  27. Williams hopes for stronger race 17:50

    Williams hopes for stronger race

    Mark Webber and Nico Rosberg qualified their Williams cars in eleventh and fifteenth respectively for tomorrow's German Grand Prix. "The car is getting better…

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  28. Hondas bounces back in Germany 17:37

    Hondas bounces back in Germany

    Honda enjoyed a good qualifying session in Hockenheim today as Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello found themselves competing at the top of timesheets once…

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  29. Toro Rosso counts cost of Speed smash 17:32

    Toro Rosso counts cost of Speed smash

    Scuderia Toro Rosso was left to count the cost of Scott Speeds qualifying accident after the American lost control on the exit of turn one and smashed into the…

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  30. BMW struggles in qualifying 17:22

    BMW struggles in qualifying

    The second home Grand Prix of the year in Germany will be tough for the BMW Sauber F1 Team as Jacques Villeneuve and Nick Heidfeld qualified 14th and 16th…

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  31. Kimi - I had nothing to lose 16:20

    Kimi - I had nothing to lose

    Kimi Raikkonen looked genuinely happy for the first time this season after taking his first pole of the year and his first since last year's Turkish Grand Prix.…

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  32. Raikkonen steals pole from Schumacher 16:09

    Raikkonen steals pole from Schumacher

    Kimi Raikkonen stole his first pole position of the season from Michael Schumacher in a thrilling qualifying session at Hockenheim. It's the Finn's first pole…

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  33. Speed fine after qualifying shunt 15:56

    Speed fine after qualifying shunt

    Scott Speed emerged uninjured from a spectacular crash at the start of the first knockout qualifying session this afternoon. The American ran wide on the exit…

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  34. Klien fastest in final practice 13:05

    Klien fastest in final practice

    Christian Klien finished fastest in an incident-filled final practice session for the German Grand Prix on Saturday morning. Jenson Button was second and…

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  35. Friday 28 July 2006

  36. 18:50

    Photos - Friday at Hockenheim

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  37. Solid start for Honda 17:59

    Solid start for Honda

    The Honda Racing F1 Team's German Grand Prix got off to a solid start at Hockenheim today. The team's RA106 was competitive in both one-hour practice sessions…

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  38. Positive start for McLaren 17:46

    Positive start for McLaren

    McLaren driver Kimi Raikkonen finished today's second free practice session for the German Grand Prix in fourth position after setting a best time of 1:17.040…

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  39. New Super Aguri makes race weekend debut 17:42

    New Super Aguri makes race weekend debut

    Super Aguri and the two new SA06 race cars made an encouraging start to the German Grand Prix weekend in Hockenheim today. Takuma Sato and new SAF1 Team racing…

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  40. Toyota happy with Friday 17:38

    Toyota happy with Friday

    Toyota made a solid start during the two practice sessions. The team finished the day, having put in 17 and 18 laps and ending up with the 12th and 13th…

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  41. Williams suffers from Rosberg crash 17:34

    Williams suffers from Rosberg crash

    Williams suffered on Friday after Nico Rosberg crashed in the closing seconds of the first hour of practice. Wurz finished the first session fastest but was…

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  42. BMW looking strong on home soil 17:23

    BMW looking strong on home soil

    BMW Sauber F1 test driver, Robert Kubica, was quickest overall on the first day of practice for the German Grand Prix. His team mates, Nick Heidfeld and Jacques…

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  43. Strong start for Ferrari 17:20

    Strong start for Ferrari

    Ferrari had a strong start to the German Grand Prix weekend as Michael Schumacher set the second fastest time in Friday practice while Felipe Massa was…

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  44. Red Bull encouraged by Friday pace 17:09

    Red Bull encouraged by Friday pace

    Red Bull Racing was given a boost on Friday when test driver Robert Doornbos finished third fastest. Coulthard and Klien were 20th and 17th respectively. "A…

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  45. Straight forward Friday for Toro Rosso 17:01

    Straight forward Friday for Toro Rosso

    Scuderia Toro Rosso's three drivers enjoyed a straight-forward first day of practice at Hockenheim. Liuzzi finished eighteenth, Jani nineteenth and Speed…

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  46. Renault struggles for early pace 16:52

    Renault struggles for early pace

    The Renault F1 Team experienced a fragmented beginning to the race weekend in Hockenheim, with both drivers breaking tradition by running timed laps in the…

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  47. Kubica fastest in second practice 16:22

    Kubica fastest in second practice

    Robert Kubica was the fastest man in Friday's second practice at Hockenheim. The Polish BMW-Sauber driver was ahead of Michael Schumacher and Robert Doornbos…

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  48. Grid penalty for Albers 14:49

    Grid penalty for Albers

    In Formula One's first free practice session today MF1 Racing driver Christijan Albers suffered from an engine problem. The Dutchman blew up his Toyota engine.…

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  49. Wurz fastest in first practice as Rosberg crashes 13:05

    Wurz fastest in first practice as Rosberg crashes

    Williams test driver Alex Wurz set the pace in the opening hour of practice for this weekend's German Grand Prix. The Austrian lapped the Hockenheim circuit in…

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  50. Thursday 27 July 2006

  51. 12:37

    Photos - Thursday at Hockenheim

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  52. Hockenheim technical preview 06:00

    Hockenheim technical preview

    Although the current Hockenheim layout inevitably invites unfavourable comparison to the traditional circuit that existed until 2001, it has been the scene of…

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  53. Wednesday 26 July 2006

  54. Monteiro looking forward to the atmosphere 13:00

    Monteiro looking forward to the atmosphere

    MF1 Racing driver Tiago Monteiro is already looking forward to the German Grand Prix. The Portuguese driver is always enjoy the fabulous atmosphere in the…

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  55. Kolles hopes to surprise a few at Hockenheim 10:41

    Kolles hopes to surprise a few at Hockenheim

    The MF1 Racing team is showing a steady performance this season. The team is moving up the field since the start of the season. MF1 Racing team boss Colin…

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  56. Tuesday 25 July 2006

  57. Haug wants strong performance at Hockenheim 17:45

    Haug wants strong performance at Hockenheim

    Mercedes Motosport Vice President Norbert Haug hopes McLaren can show a strong performance in Mercedes' home Grand Prix this weekend at Hockenheim. The team…

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  58. Raikkonen hopes for good race 17:32

    Raikkonen hopes for good race

    At the French Grand Prix Kimi Räikkönen managed to finish in fifth position and score four points. The Finn hopes he can show a better performance for the…

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  59. Williams ready to show progress is being made 17:04

    Williams ready to show progress is being made

    After a disappointing result at Magny-Cours the Williams team will be looking forward to the German Grand Prix this weekend to see what they can do. The team…

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  60. Honda to race 300th Grand Prix 13:12

    Honda to race 300th Grand Prix

    This weekends German Grand Prix will mark Honda¹s 300th Grand Prix since the company first entered Formula One in 1964 as a works team. Since then, Honda has…

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  61. No race at Hockenheim in 2007? 13:04

    No race at Hockenheim in 2007?

    It looks like the German Grand Prix, which will be held in the upcoming weekend, won't be held next season. The track spokesperson already confirmed that they…

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  62. De la Rosa ready for second race 12:44

    De la Rosa ready for second race

    Pedro de la Rosa replaced Juan Pablo Montoya for the French Grand Prix. In the upcoming weekend the Spaniard will be racing again. The McLaren team will travel…

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  63. Monday 24 July 2006

  64. Schumacher well prepared for Hockenheim 13:25

    Schumacher well prepared for Hockenheim

    After a successful test at Paul Ricard last week Michael Schumacher is looking forward to his home Grand Prix at Hockenheim. According to Schumacher the team…

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  65. Alonso wants to beat Schumacher on home soil 13:01

    Alonso wants to beat Schumacher on home soil

    After Fernando Alonso was beaten on Renault's home country France it is payback time this weekend for the Spaniard. He is now looking forward to beat his main…

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  66. Thursday 9 March 2006

  67. German GP hangs in balance 05:00

    German GP hangs in balance

    The German Grand Prix at Hockenheim hangs in the balance beyond its current contract as the circuit is heading for insolvency. The local mayor Dieter Gummer…

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  68. Friday 17 February 2006

  69. Politician: Hockenheim GP not under threat 14:55

    Politician: Hockenheim GP not under threat

    Herbert Recht, Economy Minister of the German Bundesland of Baden-Württemberg, has assured German Formula One fans that the Grand Prix in Hockenheim will be…

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