FFSA still trying to host French GP in 2008

FFSA still trying to host French GP in 2008

The French Motorsport federation (FFSA) has said it is still trying to organise a French Grand Prix in 2008. Following its meeting in Paris on July 19 under the presidency of Nicolas Deschaux, the FFSA Executive Committee has said it wishes to underline the importance it attaches to the French Grand Prix which it saved in 2003 after the event was dropped by the Société du Circuit de Nevers Magny-Cours.
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2007 French Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Friday 20 July 2007

  2. FFSA still trying to host French GP in 2008 13:54

    FFSA still trying to host French GP in 2008

    The French Motorsport federation (FFSA) has said it is still trying to organise a French Grand Prix in 2008. Following its meeting in Paris on July 19 under...

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  3. Sunday 1 July 2007

  4. Damage limitation day at McLaren 20:36

    Damage limitation day at McLaren

    McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton finished third in the French Grand Prix at Magny-Cours and took his eighth podium finish in the eighth race of the...

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  5. Ferrari celebrates return to form 19:53

    Ferrari celebrates return to form

    The French Grand Prix was the fourth win of the season for Ferrari, the second courtesy of Kimi Raikkonen. For Kimi, this was win number eleven from 113...

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  6. Double retirement for Toro Rosso 19:50

    Double retirement for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso drivers Scott Speed and Vitantonio Liuzzi were left disappointed after their double retirement, having shown glimpses of promising pace over the...

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  7. 19:43

    Photos: Sunday at Magny Cours

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  8. Button nets Honda's first point 19:10

    Button nets Honda's first point

    Jenson Button opened the Honda team's world championship points account in Magny Cours today. He came home in eighth place after maximising the performance...

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  9. Williams miss out on points 19:05

    Williams miss out on points

    Nico Rosberg and Alex Wurz had a fruitless race in Magny-Cours today. Nico finished where he started in ninth, just outside of a points-scoring position,...

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  10. Spyker hoped for more 18:57

    Spyker hoped for more

    Spyker Formula's disappointing French Grand Prix weekend came to a similarly frustrating conclusion today in Magny-Cours. Adrian Sutil finished in 17th...

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  11. Kubica leads BMW back on song 18:48

    Kubica leads BMW back on song

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team leaves the French Grand Prix in Magny-Cours with the greatest number of points scored in a single race in its history thanks to...

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  12. Frustrating day for Renault 18:40

    Frustrating day for Renault

    Renault endured a frustrating afternoon at Magny-Cours. The team was unable to deliver on the promise of its best qualifying result of the season yesterday...

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  13. Difficult day for Super Aguri 18:32

    Difficult day for Super Aguri

    It was a difficult day for Super Aguri. Anthony Davidson was involved in the first lap incident, receiving irreparable damage which ended his race. Takuma...

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  14. More disappointment for Red Bull 18:14

    More disappointment for Red Bull

    Red Bull Racing endured a tough French Grand Prix today with Mark Webber and David Coulthard finishing twelfth and thirteenth respectively. "The race was...

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  15. French disappointment for Toyota 17:52

    French disappointment for Toyota

    Toyota left Magny-Cours frustrated after a disappointing French Grand Prix saw Ralf Schumacher finish 10th while Jarno Trulli retired. "The race went...

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  16. Raikkonen savours sweet taste of victory 17:06

    Raikkonen savours sweet taste of victory

    Kimi Raikkonen was for the first time since the season opening race in Melbourne full of smiles at the end of the French Grand Prix having snatched a second...

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  17. Massa blasts French GP traffic 16:54

    Massa blasts French GP traffic

    Felipe Massa blasted backmarkers for not yielding to him easier during the French Grand Prix as he saw Kimi Raikkonen steal what should have been an easy...

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  18. Hamilton blames poor start for loss 16:44

    Hamilton blames poor start for loss

    Lewis Hamilton maintained his perfect record of finishing on the podium in every one of his F1 races so far this season, but he finished a long way behind...

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  19. Raikkonen steals French win from Massa 16:33

    Raikkonen steals French win from Massa

    Kimi Raikkonen stole victory from Felipe Massa in the French Grand Prix to lead home a dominant Ferrari one-two ahead of Lewis Hamilton. Raikkonen's second...

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  20. Davidson blames slippery track 15:30

    Davidson blames slippery track

    Anthony Davidson slid into the back of Tonio Liuzzi's Toro Rosso in the first corner of the French Grand Prix, triggering a sequence of slides and spins t...

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  21. Saturday 30 June 2007

  22. Stronger Renault locks out third row 18:57

    Stronger Renault locks out third row

    In warm, sunny conditions, the team scored an all-Renault third row, with Giancarlo Fisichella ahead of team-mate Heikki Kovalainen. The result confirmed...

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  23. First disaster strikes McLaren in qualifying 18:31

    First disaster strikes McLaren in qualifying

    McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's French Grand Prix at Magny-Cours from second on the grid. Fernando Alonso pitted after his...

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  24. Honda misses out on top ten 18:21

    Honda misses out on top ten

    Honda's Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello will line up for tomorrow's French Grand Prix from the sixth and seventh rows of the grid after taking 12th and...

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  25. Rosberg gives Williams hope 18:10

    Rosberg gives Williams hope

    Qualifying for the French Grand Prix delivered another split result for the team as Nico Rosberg enjoyed a competitive afternoon while team mate, Alex Wurz,...

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  26. Kubica shines for BMW on comeback 18:01

    Kubica shines for BMW on comeback

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team had a trouble free Saturday at the French Grand Prix and were rewarded by Robert Kubica qualifying fourth and Nick Heidfeld seventh....

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  27. Super Aguri struggles in qualifying 17:42

    Super Aguri struggles in qualifying

    Sunshine and warmer temperatures welcomed the Formula One teams as they arrived at the Circuit de Magny-Cours this morning. Following an issue-free third...

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  28. Spyker hoped for more 17:27

    Spyker hoped for more

    Spyker's fortunes were little improved in the second day of the French Grand Prix at Magny-Cours, with Christijan Albers and Adrian Sutil qualifying in 21st...

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  29. Disappointing day for Red Bulls 17:14

    Disappointing day for Red Bulls

    Red Bull Racing endured a disappointing qualifying session at Magny Cours as Coulthard suffered a gearbox problem to finish sixteenth and Webber fared...

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  30. Toyota confident of points 17:04

    Toyota confident of points

    Toyota enjoyed an encouraging qualifying for the French Grand Prix at Magny-Cours this afternoon with both Ralf Schumacher and Jarno Trulli qualifying in...

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  31. Hamilton confident strategy will beat Massa 16:18

    Hamilton confident strategy will beat Massa

    Lewis Hamilton is confident he has the right strategy for tomorrow's French Grand Prix to beat pole sitter Felipe Massa to the chequered flag and claim a...

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  32. Massa warns: Ferrari is back on form 16:15

    Massa warns: Ferrari is back on form

    Felipe Massa had a broad smile on his face after marching to pole position at Magny Cours this afternoon. The Brazilian put Ferrari back on pole position...

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  33. Alonso escapes engine penalty 16:09

    Alonso escapes engine penalty

    Fernando Alonso will not receive any grid penalty for tomorrow's French Grand Prix after the McLaren team confirmed he had suffered a gearbox problem and...

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  34. Massa muscles to Magny Cours pole 16:02

    Massa muscles to Magny Cours pole

    Felipe Massa muscled his Ferrari into pole position for tomorrow's French Grand Prix, beating Lewis Hamilton by just 0.070s in a very close fought...

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  35. Hamilton surprises in final practice 12:54

    Hamilton surprises in final practice

    Lewis Hamilton unpredictably put his McLaren top of final practice for the French Grand Prix after Ferrari had dominated the session. Hamilton's best of...

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  36. Heidfeld able to continue GP weekend 11:04

    Heidfeld able to continue GP weekend

    Nick Heidfeld stopped his practice session on Friday early as he suffered from back problems. The German BMW driver wanted to save his back. On Saturday...

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  37. Friday 29 June 2007

  38. Steady progress for Honda 21:09

    Steady progress for Honda

    Free practice for this weekend's French Grand Prix got underway in Magny-Cours today in somewhat cooler conditions than experienced over the past few races....

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  39. McLaren look for improvement after practice 18:55

    McLaren look for improvement after practice

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso finished today's second free practice for the French Grand Prix in Magny-Cours in fourth and...

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  40. Renault upbeat despite practice positions 18:51

    Renault upbeat despite practice positions

    Although the final timesheets saw the Renault drivers in the second half of the field, good progress was made on each car, which will be consolidated...

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  41. Difficult opening day for Spyker 18:47

    Difficult opening day for Spyker

    Spyker has concluded a frustrating opening day of the French Grand Prix. In the first of the two free practices this morning Adrian Sutil suffered a...

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  42. Trouble-free practice for Toyota 18:31

    Trouble-free practice for Toyota

    Toyota got preparations for the French Grand Prix underway in unseasonably chilly temperatures at Magny-Cours today. Under grey skies and with track...

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  43. Webber problem taints Red Bull progress 18:28

    Webber problem taints Red Bull progress

    Red Bull enjoyed a trouble-free Friday preparation with David Coulthard but Mark Webber was his usual unlucky self as his car suffered a transmission...

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  44. Encouraging start for Super Aguri 18:18

    Encouraging start for Super Aguri

    Super Aguri drivers Takuma Sato and Anthony Davidson made an encouraging start to the 2007 French Grand Prix weekend. The Bridgestone Potenza tyre options...

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  45. Positive first day for Williams 18:01

    Positive first day for Williams

    Today's two free practice sessions for the final French Grand Prix at Magny-Cours ran smoothly as the Williams team carried out their preparations for...

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  46. Kubica fine, Heidfeld's back hurts 17:48

    Kubica fine, Heidfeld's back hurts

    Robert Kubica was back in his car again for the BMW Sauber F1 Team in the first free practice sessions of the French Grand Prix, and was ninth and 12th...

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  47. Ferrari one-two in second practice 16:33

    Ferrari one-two in second practice

    Ferrari dominated in practice again for the French Grand Prix in the second Friday session. This time it was Felipe Massa to take top spot with a time of...

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  48. 13:03

    Photos: Friday at Magny-Cours

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  49. Ferrari dominate first practice 12:53

    Ferrari dominate first practice

    Kimi Raikkonen and Felipe Massa were the fastest drivers out on track in Friday's first free practice session at Magny-Cours. The duo were fastest for most...

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  50. Thursday 28 June 2007

  51. 15:40

    Photos - Thursday at Magny-Cours

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  52. Tuesday 26 June 2007

  53. Magny Cours technical preview 05:00

    Magny Cours technical preview

    The circuit in Magny-Cours includes an interesting variety of challenges for drivers and cars alike: three high-speed corners at the start of the lap; a...

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  54. Monday 25 June 2007

  55. Ralf hopes to score points at Magny-Cours 19:11

    Ralf hopes to score points at Magny-Cours

    Toyota driver Ralf Schumacher will celebrate his 32nd birthday this weekend. The German hopes to have a strong qualifying and some points as a birthday...

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  56. Kovalainen wants to keep momentum going 14:09

    Kovalainen wants to keep momentum going

    Unlike his team-mate Heikki Kovalainen has showed a very strong performance in the Canadian and US Grand Prix. The Finn faced a difficult start of his F1...

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  57. Fisichella wants to beat BMW in France 13:36

    Fisichella wants to beat BMW in France

    Renault driver Giancarlo Fisichella hopes to score points at this weekend's French Grand Prix. The Italian was unable to score any points in Canada and the...

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