Middle East circuits to work together

Middle East circuits to work together

The two Formula One circuits in the Middle East, Bahrain and Abu Dhabi say that they will work together now to promote their respective races. The goal of the collaboration is to draw more spectators and sponsors both events.
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2008 Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Saturday 29 November 2008

  2. Middle East circuits to work together 05:00

    Middle East circuits to work together

    The two Formula One circuits in the Middle East, Bahrain and Abu Dhabi say that they will work together now to promote their respective races. The goal of the…

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  3. Monday 7 April 2008

  4. Button: crash was a racing incident 06:30

    Button: crash was a racing incident

    Jenson Button isn't too worried about his incident with fellow Briton David Coulthard. The Honda driver crashed into the side of Red Bull Racing driver David…

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  5. Sunday 6 April 2008

  6. Ferrari celebrates first one-two of new era 20:03

    Ferrari celebrates first one-two of new era

    It was the second victory and first one-two finish of the season for Ferrari, with Felipe Massa first and Kimi Raikkonen second. This is win number 203 from 761…

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  7. Frustrating race for Honda 18:53

    Frustrating race for Honda

    After a promising performance in qualifying, the Honda Racing F1 Team's race today was rather more frustrating. Rubens Barrichello brought his RA108 home in…

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  8. Third podium takes BMW into championship lead 18:45

    Third podium takes BMW into championship lead

    After the first three fly-away races of the season the BMW Sauber F1 Team returns to Europe leading the championship. Robert Kubica, who claimed the first pole…

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  9. 18:37

    Photos: Sunday in Sakhir

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  10. McLaren lament 'racing incident' with Alonso 18:12

    McLaren lament 'racing incident' with Alonso

    McLaren Mercedes driver Heikki Kovalainen finished the Bahrain Grand Prix in fifth position. Lewis Hamilton had to make an early and unscheduled pit stop after…

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  11. Stronger race lifts Force India 17:59

    Stronger race lifts Force India

    The Force India Formula One Team has achieved its first double finish of the season at today's Bahrain Grand Prix. Giancarlo Fisichella drove a strong race to…

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  12. Double finish for Super Aguri 17:53

    Double finish for Super Aguri

    Super Aguri drivers Anthony Davidson and Takuma Sato did exactly what the team had planned for this weekend and brought the two SA08A's home to take the…

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  13. Renault left hoping for Barcelona improvement 17:45

    Renault left hoping for Barcelona improvement

    Renault endured a challenging Bahrain Grand Prix with Fernando Alonso finishing in 10th position, while team-mate Nelson Piquet retired from the race with a…

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  14. Webber takes another two for Red Bull 17:40

    Webber takes another two for Red Bull

    Mark Webber took another two points for Red Bull with a strong drive to seventh position in the Bahrain Grand Prix. David Coulthard ended up seventeenth. "The…

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  15. Willams wanted more the a point 17:29

    Willams wanted more the a point

    Williams collected a point for its efforts in the Bahrain Grand Prix today with Nico Rosberg finishing on par with his eighth place grid position. Kazuki…

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  16. Pointless race for Toro Rosso 17:12

    Pointless race for Toro Rosso

    Scuderia Toro Rosso endured a pointless race in Bahrain as Sebastien Bourdais finished fifteenth and team mate Sebastian Vettel retired on the first lap after a…

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  17. Solid sixth for Toyota 17:01

    Solid sixth for Toyota

    Jarno Trulli drove another solid race for Toyota to bring his car home in sixth and claim another three points in Bahrain. Team mate Timo Glock had a better…

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  18. Massa joins title fight with Bahrain victory 15:50

    Massa joins title fight with Bahrain victory

    Felipe Massa took a determined and much-needed victory at Bahrain today to kick-start his season ahead of Kimi Raikkonen and the two BMWs of Kubica and Heidfeld…

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  19. Saturday 5 April 2008

  20. Ferrari ponders missed pole 18:01

    Ferrari ponders missed pole

    Ferrari had to make do with both cars being on the first two rows, after Felipe Massa was edged out for pole by Robert Kubica. Kimi Raikkonen qualified in…

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  21. Best qualifying of year for Honda 17:25

    Best qualifying of year for Honda

    Honda enjoyed its best qualifying performance of the year at the Bahrain International Circuit today. Jenson Button achieved his target of a top 10 grid slot…

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  22. BMW celebrates first pole 17:15

    BMW celebrates first pole

    Robert Kubica was quickest in qualifying for the Bahrain Grand Prix. It is the 38th Grand Prix for the team and the 25th for Kubica and both celebrate their…

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  23. Williams back on form in Bahrain 17:00

    Williams back on form in Bahrain

    Having enjoyed relative competitiveness at the Sakhir circuit in the past, the Williams team was able to make a positive step forwards from its qualifying…

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  24. McLaren confident in race strategy 16:55

    McLaren confident in race strategy

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen will start Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix from third and fifth positions respectively. In Saturday's…

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  25. Alonso squeezes Renault into top ten 16:50

    Alonso squeezes Renault into top ten

    Renault experienced a tough afternoon as Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet qualified in 10th and 14th places for tomorrow's Bahrain Grand Prix "I am satisfied…

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  26. Bourdais gets one over Vettel 16:45

    Bourdais gets one over Vettel

    Sebastien Bourdais outqualified team mate Sebastian Vettel in Bahrain, putting their Toro Rossos fifteenth and nineteenth respectively.  "My first time in…

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  27. Force India misses Q2 goal 16:34

    Force India misses Q2 goal

    The Force India Formula One Team will start tomorrow's Bahrain Grand Prix with Giancarlo Fisichella and Adrian Sutil in 18th and 20th positions. Once more the…

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  28. Red Bull disappointed with qualifying 16:24

    Red Bull disappointed with qualifying

    Red Bull Racing missed out on the top ten at Bahrain today as Mark Webber ended up eleventh and David Coulthard a lowly seventeenth. "Qualifying went smoothly…

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  29. Trulli keeps Toyota in top ten 16:10

    Trulli keeps Toyota in top ten

    Jarno Trulli qualified his Toyota in seventh place on the grid, while team mate Timo Glock ended up thirteenth.  "We are exactly where we wanted to be," said…

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  30. Super Aguri struggles at Bahrain 16:01

    Super Aguri struggles at Bahrain

    Super Aguri made steady progress during Free Practice this morning and team drivers Takuma Sato and Anthony Davidson were satisfied with the work that the team…

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  31. Slimmer Kubica celebrates pole 15:38

    Slimmer Kubica celebrates pole

    Robert Kubica lost six kilograms weight during the winter in a bid to give him more flexibility with his car set-up and extra speed. That paid off today as the…

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  32. Crash did not affect qualifying - Hamilton 15:29

    Crash did not affect qualifying - Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton insists that his major crash in Friday practice did not affect him during today's qualifying for the Bahrain Grand Prix after the McLaren driver…

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  33. Massa blames traffic for missing pole 15:14

    Massa blames traffic for missing pole

    Felipe Massa blamed traffic on his final two flying laps for missing out on pole position to Robert Kubica. The Brazilian was favourite for first place on the…

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  34. Kubica storms to maiden pole 15:01

    Kubica storms to maiden pole

    Robert Kubica stormed to his, and the BMW Sauber team's maiden F1 pole position at Bahrain today, edging out a fierce challenge from Felipe Massa and Lewis…

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  35. Rosberg fastest in final free practice 12:09

    Rosberg fastest in final free practice

    Nico Rosberg continued his strong performance in Bahrain during Saturday morning's final free practice session. The Williams driver was two tenths of a second…

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  36. 12:05

    Photos: Saturday in Sakhir

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  37. Friday 4 April 2008

  38. 19:00

    Photos: Friday in Sakhir

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  39. Williams back on the pace in Bahrain 18:59

    Williams back on the pace in Bahrain

    The Williams team had a productive three hours of practice time on track in Bahrain today, providing a good start to preparations for Sunday's Bahrain Grand…

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  40. Hamilton: Crashes just happen 18:48

    Hamilton: Crashes just happen

    Lewis Hamilton wasn't too worried after crashing his McLaren into the tyre barriers on Friday afternoon in Bahrain. The McLaren driver was pushing for a fast…

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  41. Ferrari confident after strong start 18:46

    Ferrari confident after strong start

    The two Ferraris topped the time sheets in both free practice sessions held today at the Sakhir circuit. Felipe Massa was quickest in the morning and afternoon…

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  42. Renault drivers need to find more speed 18:30

    Renault drivers need to find more speed

    At the Renault Formula 1 team the drivers weren't too happy just yet with the team's result on the first day of the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend. Piquet and…

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  43. Trouble free start for BMW Sauber 17:25

    Trouble free start for BMW Sauber

    It was a trouble free Friday for the BMW Sauber F1 Team in the desert. Just as the team had planned, Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld used the first two practice…

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  44. Massa dominates free practice 16:20

    Massa dominates free practice

    Ferrari driver Felipe Massa showed a great start to the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend. The Brazilian, who was unable to finish the first two races, dominated both…

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  45. Massa back on top in first free practice 11:52

    Massa back on top in first free practice

    Felipe Massa clocked the fastest time in Friday morning's first free practice session ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix. The Ferrari driver completed his fastest…

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  46. Thursday 3 April 2008

  47. 15:11

    Photos: Thursday in Sakhir

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  48. Mosley won't attend Bahrain Grand Prix 11:40

    Mosley won't attend Bahrain Grand Prix

    FIA President Max Mosley will not be attending this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix after sexual revelations about him in a British newspaper on Sunday. Mosley…

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  49. Bahrain technical preview 06:00

    Bahrain technical preview

    The Bahrain International Circuit offers an interesting technical challenge for the teams, even if the circuit is not renowned for its exciting high-speed…

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  50. Wednesday 2 April 2008

  51. Bahrain Grand Prix snapshot 07:00

    Bahrain Grand Prix snapshot

    One of the most unique destinations on the calendar, Bahrain's imposing desert backdrop significantly influences track conditions and car set-up over the Grand…

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  52. Sunday 30 March 2008

  53. 12:04

    McLaren gets last pitbox in Bahrain

    The McLaren Formula 1 team will not get the fifth set of pitboxes in the pitlane as they did in Malaysia and Australia. In Bahrain the Woking based team will be…

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  54. Thursday 27 March 2008

  55. Bahrain sells out business tickets 17:38

    Bahrain sells out business tickets

    Ticket sales in Bahrain are going well ahead of the next round of the F1 championship at the Sakhir circuit. Bahrain International Circuit officials today…

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