Haug praises Alonso and Hamilton

Haug praises Alonso and Hamilton

Mercedes Motorsport chief Norbert Haug enjoyed Sunday's Italian Grand Prix. The German said the McLaren Formula 1 team fully deserved to win this race as the team dominated the Italian Grand Prix weekend at Monza.
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  1. Monday 10 September 2007

  2. Haug praises Alonso and Hamilton 13:14

    Haug praises Alonso and Hamilton

    Mercedes Motorsport chief Norbert Haug enjoyed Sunday's Italian Grand Prix. The German said the McLaren Formula 1 team fully deserved to win this race as the…

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  3. Kolles pleased with double finish 11:35

    Kolles pleased with double finish

    The Spyker F1 team brought their new B spec-car to Monza for the Italian Grand Prix. The team made a reasonable step forward, but team boss Colin Kolles admits…

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  4. Sunday 9 September 2007

  5. Ferrari suffers championship blow at home 19:38

    Ferrari suffers championship blow at home

    Ferrari suffered a blow to both championships as Felipe Massa retired from the Italian Grand Prix and Kimi Raikkonen finished third overall. "We are very…

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  6. McLaren celebrates first Monza one-two 18:53

    McLaren celebrates first Monza one-two

    McLaren drivers Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton finished first and second in the Italian Grand Prix at Monza; the fourth 1-2 victory for the team this…

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  7. Super Aguri happy with reliability 18:36

    Super Aguri happy with reliability

    It was a difficult Italian Grand Prix weekend for the Super Aguri team. Both Anthony and Takuma got away cleanly at the start of today's race, however a brake…

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  8. Button makes his point for Honda 18:17

    Button makes his point for Honda

    The Honda team was back in the points today after Jenson Button finished the Italian Grand Prix in eighth position. Rubens Barrichello made it a two-car top 10…

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  9. BMW best of the rest - again 18:11

    BMW best of the rest - again

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team seems to have subscribed for fourth place. In the Italian Grand Prix Nick Heidfeld achieved the team's eighth fourth place in 2007. He…

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  10. Rosberg battles to sixth for Williams 18:01

    Rosberg battles to sixth for Williams

    Williams gained further advantage over its closest rivals in the Italian Grand Prix at Monza today as it collected three points, strengthening fifth place in…

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  11. Pointless day for Toyota 17:53

    Pointless day for Toyota

    Toyota will leave Italy empty-handed following a disappointing afternoon's work at the Italian Grand Prix. Following this disappointment the team will now…

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  12. Both new Spykers finish at Monza 17:49

    Both new Spykers finish at Monza

    Spyker achieved a double finish with its new B-spec car in today's Italian Grand Prix. Adrian Sutil and Sakon Yamamoto both had clean, if uneventful, drives to…

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  13. Kovalainen salvages two points for Renault 17:42

    Kovalainen salvages two points for Renault

    Renault endured a difficult afternoon at the Italian Grand Prix today in Monza. With drivers Heikki Kovalainen and Giancarlo Fisichella starting seventh and…

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  14. No reward for Toro Rosso 17:36

    No reward for Toro Rosso

    Scuderia Toro Rosso got no reward for a long afternoon at Monza. Tonio Liuzzi brought his car home in seventeenth while Vettel ended the day in…

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  15. Disappointing day for Red Bull 17:17

    Disappointing day for Red Bull

    Red Bull Racing endured a disappointing day at Monza as Coulthard was eliminated in the opening laps and Mark Webber brought his car home in ninth, just outside…

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  16. 17:10

    Photos: Sunday in Monza

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  17. Monza race was pain in the neck - Raikkonen 16:56

    Monza race was pain in the neck - Raikkonen

    Kimi Raikkonen saw his chance to cut two points out of Lewis Hamilton's championship lead disappear, and instead the gap grew to 18 points after the McLaren…

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  18. Hamilton played it safe for points 16:44

    Hamilton played it safe for points

    Lewis Hamilton revealed that he played it safe in the early stages of the Italian Grand Prix when he felt a vibration in his car and feared it might be another…

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  19. Alonso delighted with first 'perfect weekend' in Italy 16:34

    Alonso delighted with first 'perfect weekend' in Italy

    Fernando Alonso was delighted with a 'perfect weekend' in Italy after he stormed to victory at Monza. The Spaniard led from lights to flag to cut another two…

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  20. Alonso storms to Monza victory 16:15

    Alonso storms to Monza victory

    Fernando Alonso stormed to his fourth win of the season, the nineteenth of his career ahead of championship rival Lewis Hamilton, cutting his team mate's…

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  21. Saturday 8 September 2007

  22. 18:59

    Photos: Saturday in Monza

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  23. McLaren aims for one-two finish 18:19

    McLaren aims for one-two finish

    Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow's Italian Grand Prix in Monza from an all McLaren front row. Fernando achieved his 17th Formula 1 pole…

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  24. Ferrari hopes for better race pace 18:10

    Ferrari hopes for better race pace

    Ferrari hoped for more than third and fifth, but that's all Massa and Raikkonen could manage at Monza this afternoon.  "After what we learnt at last week's…

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  25. Button scrapes into top ten 17:41

    Button scrapes into top ten

    After an encouraging start to its Italian Grand Prix weekend yesterday, the Honda team carried the momentum through to this afternoon's qualifying hour with a…

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  26. BMW happy to displace a Ferrari 17:34

    BMW happy to displace a Ferrari

    For the Italian Grand Prix at the Monza track the BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers will be starting at the front of the grid with the McLarens and Ferraris. However…

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  27. Spyker hoped for more in qualifying 17:24

    Spyker hoped for more in qualifying

    After a promising start to its Italian Grand Prix weekend, the Spyker team experienced a disappointing free practice and Qualifying session today, with Adrian…

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  28. Rosberg continues to shine for Williams 17:21

    Rosberg continues to shine for Williams

    Qualifying for Sunday's Italian Grand Prix almost replicated that of the last race in Turkey for the Williams team. Rosberg demonstrated his consistently strong…

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  29. Trulli keeps Toyota hopes alive 17:08

    Trulli keeps Toyota hopes alive

    Toyota will have one car in the top ten for tomorrow's Italian Grand Prix after a fine effort from home hero Jarno Trulli. Ralf Schumacher was less fortunate…

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  30. Vettel comes good for Toro Rosso 16:58

    Vettel comes good for Toro Rosso

    Scuderia Toro Rosso enjoyed the strongest performance Sebastian Vettel has put in for them yet as he hauled his car up to sixteenth on the grid. Team mate…

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  31. Frustrating day for Red Bull 16:46

    Frustrating day for Red Bull

    Red Bull Racing endured a frustrating day at Monza as Coulthard suffered a hydraulics failure leaving him twentieth on the grid and Mark Webber ended…

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  32. Alonso savours first pole since Monaco 16:32

    Alonso savours first pole since Monaco

    Fernando Alonso was savouring his first pole position since the Monaco Grand Prix at Monza today in a dominant display. The reigning champion needed just one…

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  33. Hamilton not 100 per cent happy with car 16:21

    Hamilton not 100 per cent happy with car

    Lewis Hamilton revealed that he could not beat Fernando Alonso in qualifying for the Italian Grand Prix as he is not 100 per cent happy with the balance of his…

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  34. Massa holds out hope for race 16:10

    Massa holds out hope for race

    Felipe Massa is holding out hope of pulling off a surprise in tomorrow's Italian Grand Prix after qualifying in third place at Monza, half a second off Alonso's…

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  35. Alonso eases to Monza pole 16:04

    Alonso eases to Monza pole

    Fernando Alonso put the pressure on team mate Lewis Hamilton by taking pole position needing just one flying lap in qualifying this afternoon at Monza. Hamilton…

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  36. McLaren dominates final free practice session 13:18

    McLaren dominates final free practice session

    The McLaren drivers kept dominating at Monza. Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton were both well ahead of Ferrari driver Felipe Massa who finished third in this…

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  37. Heavy crash for Raikkonen 12:35

    Heavy crash for Raikkonen

    Kimi Raikkonen crashed hard out of Saturday's free practice session. The Finn's rear suspension seemed to break causing him to crash into 'Curva del Vialone'.…

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  38. Friday 7 September 2007

  39. Mixed day for Ferrari 18:45

    Mixed day for Ferrari

    Ferrari had something of a mixed first day of practice at Monza today setting the pace in the first session and finishing sixth and eighth in the second.  The…

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  40. Solid start for McLaren 18:31

    Solid start for McLaren

    McLaren Mercedes driver Fernando Alonso was fastest in Friday's second free practice for the Italian Grand Prix in Monza with a time of 1min22.386, which was…

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  41. Frustrating Friday for Super Aguri 18:19

    Frustrating Friday for Super Aguri

    In a dramatic change in conditions from those experienced here at last week's test, fine weather greeted Super Aguri drivers Takuma Sato and Anthony Davidson on…

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  42. Rosberg shows strong pace for Williams 18:12

    Rosberg shows strong pace for Williams

    The Williams team benefited from a constructive free practice at Monza today as the paddock enjoyed less pressurised Friday conditions having already spent time…

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  43. Toyota looking for more pace 18:06

    Toyota looking for more pace

    Toyota today began its preparations for the Italian Grand Prix with a busy day of work at Monza. Ralf Schumacher and Jarno Trulli both enjoyed a trouble-free…

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  44. 18:02

    Photos: Friday in Monza

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  45. Honda looking for more straight-line speed 17:56

    Honda looking for more straight-line speed

    Free practice for this weekend's Italian Grand Prix got underway in warm and sunny conditions in Monza this morning. In low downforce trim to suit the…

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  46. Trouble free start for BMW drivers 17:54

    Trouble free start for BMW drivers

    It was a trouble free first practice day in Monza for both BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers, Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld. While it is only a week since the team…

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  47. Spyker happy with b-car debut 17:43

    Spyker happy with b-car debut

    The Spyker team's new B-spec car made its competitive track debut today at the Autodromo di Monza, Italy, one of the most atmospheric and historic tracks on the…

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  48. Red Bull unconcerned by lack of pace 17:01

    Red Bull unconcerned by lack of pace

    Red Bull Racing struggled on the first day of practice at Monza with Coulthard finishing sixteenth and Webber fourteenth.  "It was a normal Friday practice…

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  49. Alonso fastest on Friday in Monza 16:38

    Alonso fastest on Friday in Monza

    While Ferrari dominated the first free practice session it was McLaren that were clearly fastest in Friday's second free practice session at the Autoromo…

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  50. Raikkonen fastest in opening practice 12:58

    Raikkonen fastest in opening practice

    The Ferrari team dominated the first free practice session at the team's home Grand Prix at Monza this morning. Kimi Raikkonen and Felipe Massa were the fastest…

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  51. Thursday 6 September 2007

  52. 15:01

    Photos: Thursday in Monza

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  53. Wednesday 5 September 2007

  54. Trulli ready for home Grand Prix 18:09

    Trulli ready for home Grand Prix

    Jarno Trulli is always excited ahead of his home Grand Prix. The Italian can always count on a lot of extra support from his fans at the Italian Grand Prix. The…

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  55. Tuesday 4 September 2007

  56. Button expects to be more competitive at Monza 16:04

    Button expects to be more competitive at Monza

    The Honda Racing F1 Team heads to northern Italy this week for the penultimate European race of the 2007 Formula One season, the Italian Grand Prix held at the…

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  57. Wurz chasing more points at Monza 15:30

    Wurz chasing more points at Monza

    With five races left on the 2007 Formula 1 calendar Alexander Wurz hopes to move up a few places in the F1 championship table. The Austrian is currently 9th but…

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  58. Rosberg looking forward to special atmosphere at Monza 14:19

    Rosberg looking forward to special atmosphere at Monza

    Williams F1 driver Nico Rosberg is already looking forward to this weekend's Italian Grand Prix. Rosberg is a big fan of the Italian way of life and said he…

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  59. Raikkonen looking forward to special race 14:11

    Raikkonen looking forward to special race

    For Kimi Raikkonen it will be the first time he is racing at his team's home soil. This weekend Formula 1 travels to Autodromo Nazionale Monza, situated in…

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  60. Monza chassis preview 05:00

    Monza chassis preview

    Monza is the fastest circuit on the calendar, with an average speed of around 250 kph. Although the teams use low downforce configurations in Canada and the…

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  61. Monday 3 September 2007

  62. Monza engine preview 17:25

    Monza engine preview

    Monza has always been known as the ultimate test of a Formula 1 engine. The engines spend 77% of the lap at full throttle, significantly above the season…

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  63. Kovalainen hopes to show progress at Monza 17:12

    Kovalainen hopes to show progress at Monza

    After last week's test at the Monza circuit Renault F1 driver Heikki Kovalainen hopes he can finish the race after a strong performance. The Finn is getting…

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