Nurburgring hopes to solve race name problems

Nurburgring hopes to solve race name problems

This year's Formula 1 race at the Nurburgring was called the European Grand Prix instead of the expected 'German Grand Prix'. The reason was because the German Automobil Club (AVD) own the name 'German GP' and didn't want to loan its rights to the organisers at the Nurburgring. The organisers at the Nurburgring though hope to have solved this problem for 2009.
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2007 European Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Tuesday 24 July 2007

  2. Nurburgring hopes to solve race name problems 13:04

    Nurburgring hopes to solve race name problems

    This year's Formula 1 race at the Nurburgring was called the European Grand Prix instead of the expected 'German Grand Prix'. The reason was because the German…

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  3. Monday 23 July 2007

  4. Hamilton learned a lot at the Nurburgring 15:54

    Hamilton learned a lot at the Nurburgring

    Lewis Hamilton has said he has learned a lot from last weekend's European Grand Prix. Feeling a bit sick Lewis Hamilton began his Grand Prix weekend on Friday.…

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  5. Flav sends team back to the drawing board 06:00

    Flav sends team back to the drawing board

    Flavio Briatore did not mix his words when describing Renault's efforts during the European Grand Prix yesterday. The managing director blames a lack of…

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  6. Todt: Massa deserved to win 05:00

    Todt: Massa deserved to win

    Ferrari boss Jean Todt believes that Felipe Massa deserved to win yesterday's European Grand Prix after being robbed of victory by Fernando Alonso four laps…

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  7. Sunday 22 July 2007

  8. Honda drivers lose European rollover 22:52

    Honda drivers lose European rollover

    Both Honda drivers are bitterly disappointed after failing to make the most of today's changeable conditions at the Nuburgring Grand Prix. Rubens Barrichello…

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  9. Wurz happy with points 22:43

    Wurz happy with points

    Alex Wurz was a whisker away from his second podium of the season, finishing just three tenths of a second behind third-placed Mark Webber in fourth. However…

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  10. Pointless 'new experience' for Hamilton 21:45

    Pointless 'new experience' for Hamilton

    Although today's European Grand Prix put an end to Lewis Hamilton's historic run of podiums - nine - for a rookie, the young Brit is reasonably upbeat that he…

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  11. Kimi 'not giving up the fight' 19:32

    Kimi 'not giving up the fight'

    Kimi Raikkonen's winning form came to a abrupt halt at the European Grand Prix after a hydraulics failure ended his hopes of sneaking a win from Felipe Massa.…

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  12. Ralf forgives Heidfeld for collision 19:16

    Ralf forgives Heidfeld for collision

    Ralf Schumacher believes that the FIA was right to not penalise Nick Heidfeld for the suspect moved he pulled which ended the Toyota driver's home Grand Prix at…

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  13. Drivers' clash costs BMW possible podium 19:12

    Drivers' clash costs BMW possible podium

    After an extremely eventful European Grand Prix at the Nürburgring, the BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers, Nick Heidfeld and Robert Kubica, finished sixth and…

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  14. Costly mistakes for Renault 19:06

    Costly mistakes for Renault

    The ING Renault F1 Team endured a disappointing afternoon at the Nürburgring during the 2007 European Grand Prix. During a dramatic race run in changeable…

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  15. Bad tyre choice spoils Davidson's fun 19:00

    Bad tyre choice spoils Davidson's fun

    The weather played the leading role in today's 2007 European Grand Prix. As soon as the Red Lights went off to start the race the rain came pounding down.…

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  16. Toyota misses out 18:45

    Toyota misses out

    Panasonic Toyota Racing left its home race at the Nürburgring empty handed after a dramatic but disappointing European Grand Prix. Jarno Trulli finished 13th…

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  17. 15 seconds of fame for Winkelhock 18:37

    15 seconds of fame for Winkelhock

    Etihad Aldar Spyker Formula 1 Team's Markus Winkelhock enjoyed a sensational Formula 1 debut today at the European Grand Prix. As rain fell seconds into the…

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  18. Red Bull strikes gold 18:31

    Red Bull strikes gold

    The Red Bull team enjoyed by far its best race of the season at the Nurburgring this afternoon, with Mark Webber taking his first podium for the team and David…

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  19. Massa: Alonso's anger not my problem 18:20

    Massa: Alonso's anger not my problem

    Felipe Massa defended his role in the wheel-banging battle with Fernandno Alonso at the race's finale. The Brazilian said that he does not care if the McLaren…

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  20. Alonso 'apologises' to Massa 17:40

    Alonso 'apologises' to Massa

    Fernando Alonso apologised to Felipe Massa for some risky overtaking attempts in the closing laps to steal the win off the Ferrari driver. Although the two…

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  21. Alonso steals win from Massa 17:04

    Alonso steals win from Massa

    Fernando Alonso overtook Felipe Massa four laps from the end of the race to clinch victory in today's chaotic Grand Prix at Nurburgring. Rain played a big part…

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  22. 14:58

    Photos: Sunday at the Nurburgring

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  23. Hamilton cleared to race 11:29

    Hamilton cleared to race

    The McLaren team confirmed this morning that Lewis Hamilton has been cleared to race in today's European Grand Prix by FIA Medical Delegate Dr. Gary Hartstein…

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  24. Saturday 21 July 2007

  25. Massa wearing black for plane crash victims 21:21

    Massa wearing black for plane crash victims

    Ferrari's Felipe Massa is wearing black bands on his helmet and arm in memory of those who died aboard the plane that crashed at Sao Paulo's Congonha airport. A…

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  26. Raikkonen scores sixth pole for Ferrari 19:21

    Raikkonen scores sixth pole for Ferrari

    Kimi Raikkonen will start Sunday's European Grand Prix from pole position. It will be the sixth time a Ferrari will start the race this season from pole…

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  27. Hamilton verdict expected later today 19:07

    Hamilton verdict expected later today

    Ron Dennis has revealed that the McLaren team will know later today if Lewis Hamilton will be fit enough to race in tomorrow's European Grand Prix. In the…

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  28. Williams drivers got the maximum out of the car 18:49

    Williams drivers got the maximum out of the car

    The Williams pairing of Nico Rosberg and Alex Wurz will line up in 11th and 12th places respectively on the grid for tomorrow's European Grand Prix. In one of…

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  29. Toyota drivers make it into top ten again 18:44

    Toyota drivers make it into top ten again

    The Toyota team is moving forward. After having a difficult start of the season the team is now back in the top ten on a regular basis. Jarno Trulli and Ralf…

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  30. Hamilton hopes to race 18:41

    Hamilton hopes to race

    Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he is feeling fine and hopes to race in tomorrow's Grand Prix at the Nurburgring. The 22-year-old was lucky to escape injury…

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  31. Webber flies at DC's expense 18:35

    Webber flies at DC's expense

    Mark Webber put in another strong qualifying performance to get into Q3 and equal his best qualifying of the season in sixth. David Coulthard on the otherhand…

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  32. Heikki on form as Fisi falls short 18:19

    Heikki on form as Fisi falls short

    Heikki Kovalainen will start from P7 on the grid tomorrow, his fourth consecutive top ten start, but Giancarlo Fisichella narrowly missed out on the final…

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  33. BMW shines in front of home crowd 18:13

    BMW shines in front of home crowd

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers, Nick Heidfeld and Robert Kubica, will start the European Grand Prix from fourth and fifth on the grid following a delayed…

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  34. Spyker drivers dissatisfied 17:53

    Spyker drivers dissatisfied

    The Etihad Aldar Spyker Formula One Team will start tomorrow's European Grand Prix with Adrian Sutil and Markus Winkelhock in 21st and 22nd positions…

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  35. Aguri drivers happy with qualifying result 17:46

    Aguri drivers happy with qualifying result

    Both Super Aguri drivers easily made it into Q2 today at the Nurburgring. In the second qualifying knock-out round though they weren't able to keep up their…

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  36. Kimi expects tough race 17:45

    Kimi expects tough race

    Kimi Raikkonen clinched pole position for tomorrow's race at the Nurburgring in the aftermath of Lewis Hamilton's crash. The Finn revealed that it was tough…

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  37. Alonso: Qualifying not easy 17:28

    Alonso: Qualifying not easy

    Fernando Alonso said it was not easy challenging for pole position in Q3 after seeing his team-mate Lewis Hamilton veer off the track and into the tyre barrier.…

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  38. McLaren hopes Hamilton can race 17:06

    McLaren hopes Hamilton can race

    McLaren expects Lewis Hamilton to be able to race in tomorrow's race after his crash in qualifying. Although nothing will be confirmed until he has undergone…

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  39. Raikkonen takes pole 16:34

    Raikkonen takes pole

    Kimi Raikkonen managed to take pole position for tomorrow's race at the Nurburgring after this afteroon's qualifying session was stopped following Lewis…

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  40. Dennis: Lewis is fine 15:28

    Dennis: Lewis is fine

    Ron Dennis confirmed that Lewis Hamilton has suffered no apparent injuries after a serious shunt in today's qualifying session at the Nurburgring. …

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  41. Bernie interested in Arsenal? 15:11

    Bernie interested in Arsenal?

    There is speculation that Bernie Ecclestone is interested in buying Arsenal FC. Apparently he is competition with American businessman Stan Kroenke, who already…

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  42. Raikkonen fastest on Saturday morning 13:11

    Raikkonen fastest on Saturday morning

    Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen continued to show his pace in Saturday's free practice session. He was right ahead of McLaren's Lewis Hamilton again. Fernando…

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  43. 11:35

    Photos: Saturday at the Nurburgring

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  44. Friday 20 July 2007

  45. Renault comfortable despite positions 19:11

    Renault comfortable despite positions

    Renault's drivers completed busy programmes in both the morning and afternoon sessions, conducting baseline set-up work, comparing the two tyre types available…

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  46. Williams hopeful after strong practice 19:07

    Williams hopeful after strong practice

    Williams had a productive free practice today, steadily working through a comprehensive set-up programme for Sunday's European Grand Prix. The team covered over…

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  47. Button gives Honda hope 18:47

    Button gives Honda hope

    Free practice for this weekend's European Grand Prix got underway at the Nürburgring today where Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello ended the day in eighth…

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  48. Difficult day for Spyker 18:32

    Difficult day for Spyker

    Spyker's all-German line-up had a challenging start to this year's European Grand Prix at the Nurburgring. Winkelhock, making his Formula 1 race debut this…

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  49. Ferrari happy with opening day pace 18:21

    Ferrari happy with opening day pace

    Ferrari was upbeat after showing a strong opening day pace at the Nurburgring. Raikkonen finished the day first while Massa was third. "I am reasonably happy…

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  50. Solid start for McLaren 18:04

    Solid start for McLaren

    McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in Friday's first free practice session with 1m32.515 which was also the fastest lap of the day. In the…

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  51. Promising start for BMW 17:55

    Promising start for BMW

    It has been a promising start to the BMW Sauber F1 Team's home race. Both Nick Heidfeld and Robert Kubica had trouble free practice sessions in preparation for…

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  52. Toyota show strong start at the Nurburgring 17:49

    Toyota show strong start at the Nurburgring

    The Toyota team will try hard to show a strong performance at the Nurburgring. The team's factory in Cologne is only an hour's drive away. The team was able to…

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  53. Super Aguri drivers able to complete planned programmes 17:42

    Super Aguri drivers able to complete planned programmes

    The Super Aguri drivers, Anthony Davidson and Takuma Sato, were both satisfied with the work they could complete in today's two free practice sessions. They…

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  54. Red Bull Racing working its way up 17:36

    Red Bull Racing working its way up

    The Red Bull Racing drivers had a difficult weekend at Silverstone two weeks ago and struggled with their car. This weekend though the car seems to fit the…

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  55. Raikkonen fastest in second free practice session 16:39

    Raikkonen fastest in second free practice session

    It looks like the Formula 1 Grand Prix weekend will become a fight between Lewis Hamilton and Kimi Raikkonen. Both drivers look strong for Sunday's European…

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  56. 16:38

    Photos: Friday at the Nurburgring

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  57. Hamilton fastest in first practice 12:58

    Hamilton fastest in first practice

    Lewis Hamilton showed a promising start at the Nurburgring on Friday morning. The McLaren driver completed the fastest lap in the opening practice session. He…

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  58. Sutil not bothered about team-mate saga 08:00

    Sutil not bothered about team-mate saga

    Whilst the Spyker team has been busy sorting out its haphazard driver situation, Adrian Sutil has kept to himself and focused on his side of the garage.…

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  59. Hamilton unfazed by espionage speculation 06:30

    Hamilton unfazed by espionage speculation

    Lewis Hamilton has brushed off the recent speculation that his championship chances might be rocked by the espionage allegations surrounding the McLaren team.…

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  60. Hamilton eyeing return to winning ways 05:30

    Hamilton eyeing return to winning ways

    Lewis Hamilton has denied suggestions that he should adopt a conservative approach to defend his lead in the drivers' championship. With less than half the…

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  61. Thursday 19 July 2007

  62. 16:25

    Photos: Thursday at the Nurburgring

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  63. Hamilton doesn't expect flu to affect him 16:16

    Hamilton doesn't expect flu to affect him

    Lewis Hamilton is confident he can focus for 100% in this weekend's European Grand Prix even though he has been on medication for the last few days. Hamilton's…

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  64. Raikkonen hopes to win in Germany 15:23

    Raikkonen hopes to win in Germany

    Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen hopes he can make it three in a row on Sunday. The Finn doesn't have a strong record at the Nürburgring though. In 2005 he was…

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  65. Wednesday 18 July 2007

  66. Kolles excited about Winkelhock's debut 16:42

    Kolles excited about Winkelhock's debut

    Spyker's Formula 1 team boss Colin Kolles is excited to see two German race drivers at Spyker during the upcoming German Grand Prix. Even though Winkelhock is…

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  67. Winkelhock to replace Albers at European Grand Prix 16:03

    Winkelhock to replace Albers at European Grand Prix

    The Spyker Formula 1 team has officially confirmed that the team's test and reserve driver Markus Winkelhock will race for the team at this weekend's European…

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