Dennis relieved by FIA outcome

Dennis relieved by FIA outcome

Ron Dennis is understandably happy with the conclusion of the FIA's investigation into alleged 'team orders' instructed during the Monaco Grand Prix. He has said the team can now feel justified in celebrating its dominant one-two, let the matter rest and carry on with the rest of the season.
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  1. Wednesday 30 May 2007

  2. Dennis relieved by FIA outcome 17:41

    Dennis relieved by FIA outcome

    Ron Dennis is understandably happy with the conclusion of the FIA's investigation into alleged 'team orders' instructed during the Monaco Grand Prix. He has...

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  3. McLaren escapes penalty 16:24

    McLaren escapes penalty

    The FIA decided on Wednesday afternoon not to penalise the McLaren team for suspected 'team orders' implicated during the Monaco Grand Prix. The sport's...

    F1
  4. Ecclestone: McLaren could be excluded 10:37

    Ecclestone: McLaren could be excluded

    Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has said he completely supports the investigation on the McLaren Formula 1 team. The little Briton believes that a huge...

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  5. Tuesday 29 May 2007

  6. Stewart backs McLaren's 'team orders' 18:41

    Stewart backs McLaren's 'team orders'

    Sir Jackie Stewart believes that McLaren did nothing wrong in preventing Lewis Hamilton challenging his own team-mate Fernando Alonso for victory in Monday....

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  7. McLaren team claims it did nothing wrong 08:54

    McLaren team claims it did nothing wrong

    On Monday afternoon the FIA announced that it had launched an investigation into incidents involving the McLaren Formula 1 team. The FIA believes the team...

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  8. Monday 28 May 2007

  9. McLaren 'team orders' under investigation 15:56

    McLaren 'team orders' under investigation

    The FIA is going to investigate the suspect team orders that the McLaren team imposed on its drivers in yesterday's Monaco Grand Prix. Ron Dennis has...

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  10. 15:27

    Photo overview: The Monaco Grand Prix (over 500 photos!)

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  11. Todt: It's been a tough race 11:26

    Todt: It's been a tough race

    Jean Todt saw Felipe Massa and Kimi Raikkonen win seven points for the team in Monaco while McLaren scored 16 points with their 1-2 in Monaco. Todt expected...

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  12. Dennis: We decided Alonso would win 07:00

    Dennis: We decided Alonso would win

    Ron Dennis admitted that the McLaren team decided in advance that Fernando Alonso would win the Monaco Grand Prix ahead of team-mate Lewis Hamilton. The...

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  13. Theissen: Strategy was crucial 06:00

    Theissen: Strategy was crucial

    BMW Motorsport Director Mario Theissen was happy to see both of his drivers finish the race again and bring in the points. The BMW team is currently third...

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  14. Raikkonen: I'm not the sort to give up 05:00

    Raikkonen: I'm not the sort to give up

    Kimi Raikkonen has said that despite a frustrating Monaco Grand Prix he is still as determined as ever that he is in the championship race. The Ferrari...

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  15. Sunday 27 May 2007

  16. Red Bull pair unlucky 18:57

    Red Bull pair unlucky

    Red Bull Racing had an unlucky race as both drivers suffered problems with Mark Webber retiring early with a gearbox failure and David Coulthard unable to...

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  17. Disappointing weekend in Monaco for Spyker 18:51

    Disappointing weekend in Monaco for Spyker

    The Spyker Formula 1 team had a difficult weekend in Monaco. Christijan Albers struggled from Thursday to Sunday with various problems in his car, while...

    F1
  18. Tough race for Super Aguri 18:46

    Tough race for Super Aguri

    At the end of a demanding race that saw very few retirements, Super Aguri drivers Takuma Sato and Anthony Davidson both took the chequered flag for the...

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  19. Fisichella happy with strong Monaco run 18:41

    Fisichella happy with strong Monaco run

    The ING Renault F1 Team scored its best result of the 2007 season so far with a fourth-place finish for Giancarlo Fisichella in the Monaco Grand Prix. The...

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  20. Toro Rosso just missed out on a point 18:33

    Toro Rosso just missed out on a point

    Scuderia Toro Rosso was close to scoring the team's first point of the season with Scott Speed. The American driver had to settle for a ninth place finish...

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  21. BMW continues strong performance 18:22

    BMW continues strong performance

    In Monaco the BMW Sauber team once again finished their race bringing home a couple of points making their third position in the constructors' championship...

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  22. Honda duo disappointed 18:21

    Honda duo disappointed

    The Honda Racing F1 Team's Rubens Barrichello and Jenson Button finished today's Monaco Grand Prix in 10th and 11th positions. Rubens made the most of the...

    F1
  23. Frustrating weekend for Toyota comes to an end 18:10

    Frustrating weekend for Toyota comes to an end

    The Toyota Formula 1 team faced a weekend they will soon like to forget. In the streets of Monaco the Cologne-based team didn't even come close to a top ten...

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  24. Hamilton content with second 18:02

    Hamilton content with second

    Lewis Hamilton said that his only chance of a victory today was if Fernando Alonso made a mistake. Hamilton fought hard throughout the race, battling with...

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  25. Massa praises 'incredible' McLaren pace 17:45

    Massa praises 'incredible' McLaren pace

    Felipe Massa has conceded that there was nothing he could have done to stop the McLarens from romping to victory. The Brazilian said he witnessed impressive...

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  26. Alonso enjoys 'easiest' win of career 17:35

    Alonso enjoys 'easiest' win of career

    Fernando Alonso's victory at the Monaco Grand Prix marked McLaren's 150th race win and the Spaniard admitted that this was his easiest win to date. The...

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  27. McLaren duo dominate Monaco Grand Prix 14:52

    McLaren duo dominate Monaco Grand Prix

    Fernando Alonso won the Monaco Grand Prix just ahead of McLaren team-mate Lewis Hamilton as the pair eased to a dominant one-two during the 78-lap race....

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  28. 12:06

    Photos - Sunday in Monaco

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  29. Hamilton to rely on 'instinct' at start 06:30

    Hamilton to rely on 'instinct' at start

    As the build up to the Monaco Grand Prix intensifies, Lewis Hamilton has said that he will not hold back on trying to get past McLaren team-mate Fernando...

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  30. Saturday 26 May 2007

  31. Coulthard to start from 13th 23:26

    Coulthard to start from 13th

    Red Bull Racing driver David Coulthard will start Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix from thirteenth position following the penalty he received in Saturday's...

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  32. Mixed day for Toro Rosso 19:20

    Mixed day for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso had a mixed qualifying session with Vitanonio Liuzzi looking strong as he claimed 12th spot on the grid but Scott Speed was left disappointed...

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  33. Webber happy with best qualifying of season 19:07

    Webber happy with best qualifying of season

    Having started the season slowly, things seem to be picking up for the Red Bull team as qualifying demon Mark Webber recorded the team's best qualifying...

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  34. Worst qualifying of season for Ferrari 18:55

    Worst qualifying of season for Ferrari

    Ferrari endured a difficult qualifying session as its 100% qualifying record this season was broken as neither driver managed to claim pole position, nor...

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  35. McLaren delighted with one-two 18:50

    McLaren delighted with one-two

    Fernando Alonso claimed his first pole position for the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes team for Sunday's Monaco's Grand Prix. Team mate Lewis Hamilton will make...

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  36. Difficult qualifying for Super Aguri 18:31

    Difficult qualifying for Super Aguri

    The Super Aguri team faced a difficult day in Monaco on Saturday. During the morning rain made for a tricky third practice session and although track...

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  37. 18:30

    Photos - Saturday in Monaco

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  38. Toyota drivers disappointed 18:28

    Toyota drivers disappointed

    Panasonic Toyota Racing suffered an extremely disappointing qualifying session on the streets of Monte Carlo today, which leaves Ralf Schumacher and Jarno...

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  39. Coulthard blames poor communication 18:04

    Coulthard blames poor communication

    David Coulthard has said he never knew Renault driver Heikki Kovalainen was on a fast lap in Saturday's qualifying session. Coulthard admitted there was a...

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  40. Honda enjoys best qualifying 18:04

    Honda enjoys best qualifying

    The Honda Racing F1 Team enjoyed its most successful qualifying session of the year in Monaco today, with Rubens Barrichello and Jenson Button both making...

    F1
  41. Mixed fortunes at Spyker 17:58

    Mixed fortunes at Spyker

    At Spyker F1 there were mixed results. In the free practice session this morning Adrian Sutil surprised many when the German completed the session in first...

    F1
  42. Mixed result for Renault 17:41

    Mixed result for Renault

    Giancarlo Fisichella put his R27 in fourth place on the grid for tomorrow's race, confirming the recent improvements the team has made to the car. Heikki...

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  43. Fourth row for BMW Sauber team 17:40

    Fourth row for BMW Sauber team

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team will start the Monaco Grand Prix from the fourth row of the grid, with Nick Heidfeld seventh and Robert Kubica eighth after three...

    F1
  44. Alonso denies Hamilton first pole 15:25

    Alonso denies Hamilton first pole

    In the dying seconds of qualifying for the Monaco Grand Prix, Fernando Alonso grabbed pole off Lewis Hamilton to deny the 22-year-old his first career pole....

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  45. Sutil flies in wet Monaco 13:19

    Sutil flies in wet Monaco

    Spyker F1 driver Adrian Sutil was surprisingly enough the fastest driver in Saturday's free practice session. The 24-year-old German set the fastest time...

    F1
  46. Friday 25 May 2007

  47. Button believes in Honda turnaround 16:46

    Button believes in Honda turnaround

    Jenson Button has reiterated that he is not happy with the way things are at Honda yet he has every bit of confidence that the team can turn its fortune...

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  48. Trulli: Monaco always springs a surprise 16:21

    Trulli: Monaco always springs a surprise

    Jarno Trulli believes anything could happen at this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix due to the unpredictability of the event. However, despite the Toyota...

    F1
  49. Sato's future undecided so far 12:44

    Sato's future undecided so far

    Rumours in the German press suggested Takuma Sato to replace Ralf Schumacher at Toyota next season. After Sato clinched Super Aguri's first championship...

    F1
  50. Thursday 24 May 2007

  51. Raikkonen leads Ferrari at Monaco 19:35

    Raikkonen leads Ferrari at Monaco

    Kimi Raikkonen led the Ferrari charge at Monaco on Thursday finishing the day's free practice second fastest overall while team  mate Felipe Massa was sixth...

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  52. 19:18

    Photos - Thursday in Monaco

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  53. McLaren bullish about Monaco chances 19:16

    McLaren bullish about Monaco chances

    McLaren Mercedes driver Fernando Alonso dominated today's two free practice sessions for the Monaco Grand Prix emerging fastest from both with times of...

    F1
  54. BMW duo busiest on Thursday 18:59

    BMW duo busiest on Thursday

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers were the busiest of all in the first two practice sessions for the Monaco Grand Prix as between them Robert Kubica and Nick...

    F1
  55. Toyota confident despite practice drama 18:41

    Toyota confident despite practice drama

    Toyota got its Monaco Grand Prix weekend underway today with two 90-minute practice sessions around the twisty Principality streets. As is traditional in...

    F1
  56. Frustrating first day at Monaco for Spyker 18:31

    Frustrating first day at Monaco for Spyker

    Spyker has concluded a somewat frustrating free practice session today in Monaco as set-up and tyre evaluation was cut short by engine-related problems for...

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  57. Encouraging early pace for Renault 18:17

    Encouraging early pace for Renault

    Renault enjoyed a busy and productive opening day of practice at the 2007 Monaco Grand Prix today in Monte-Carlo. Both drivers completed nearly seventy laps...

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  58. Mixed day for Super Aguri 18:01

    Mixed day for Super Aguri

    Super Aguri made an encouraging start to its Monaco Grand Prix weekend today. Under a clear, blue sky in the Principality, race drivers Takuma Sato and...

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  59. Williams happy with Thursday practice 17:49

    Williams happy with Thursday practice

    Williams had a constructive start to their preparations for the Monaco Grand Prix in today's three hours of free practice on the Principality's streets. As...

    F1
  60. Disappointing day for Red Bulls 17:40

    Disappointing day for Red Bulls

    Red Bull Racing's David Coulthard and Mark Webber were left feeling disappointed after free practice on Thursday at Monaco where they finished the day tenth...

    F1
  61. Honda improvement in Monaco 17:39

    Honda improvement in Monaco

    The Honda team today commenced its preparations for Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix, Formula One's 'jewel in the crown' which is held on the famous tight and...

    F1
  62. Alonso stays top 16:32

    Alonso stays top

    McLaren's Fernando Alonso remained top in the second practice session for the Monaco Grand Prix. The Spaniard set a best time of 1:15.940s, over a second...

    F1
  63. Alonso sets strong early pace 12:43

    Alonso sets strong early pace

    Fernando Alonso set a strong early pace around the streets of Monte Carlo this morning clocking a best lap of 1m16.973s to finish 0.7s ahead of McLaren team...

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  64. Kovalainen doesn't expect miracles in Monaco 11:00

    Kovalainen doesn't expect miracles in Monaco

    Heikki Kovalainen believes the team made good progress at Paul Ricard's test session last week. The Finn however is realistic and realises the Monaco Grand...

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  65. Wednesday 23 May 2007

  66. Mol looking forward to showcase in Monaco 13:57

    Mol looking forward to showcase in Monaco

    Spyker's Formula 1 director Michiel Mol is looking forward to the most famous F1 race on the calendar: the Monaco Grand Prix. Mol is not just looking...

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  67. Barrichello claims half a second gain 13:25

    Barrichello claims half a second gain

    Rubens Barrichello has said the Honda Formula 1 team made a lot of progress in last week's test session at Paul Ricard. The Brazilian believes the car is...

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  68. 11:20

    Photos - Preparations in Monaco

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