2008 Spanish Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Sunday 4 May 2008

  2. Williams chief wary of cooler conditions in Istanbul 05:30

    Williams chief wary of cooler conditions in Istanbul

    Williams technical director Sam Michael is wary that cooler conditions at this year's Turkish Grand Prix will mean significant differences in car set-up....

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  3. Tuesday 29 April 2008

  4. Webber opts for bigger run-off area in Barcelona 14:58

    Webber opts for bigger run-off area in Barcelona

    Red Bull driver Mark Webber believes Circuit de Catalunya should take a serious look at the run-off area in turn one of the track - the corner where McLaren...

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  5. Monday 28 April 2008

  6. Kovalainen to be released from hospital on Monday 18:56

    Kovalainen to be released from hospital on Monday

    Heikki Kovalainen will be released from the hospital on Monday evening. Following his accident in Sunday's race Kovalainen was taken to the Hospital General...

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  7. Sunday 27 April 2008

  8. Overnight stay for Kovalainen 19:01

    Overnight stay for Kovalainen

    McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton finished the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona in third place. Heikki Kovalainen hit the tyre barrier at the Campsa...

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  9. Mixed fortunes at Super Aguri 18:51

    Mixed fortunes at Super Aguri

    Super Aguri experienced mixed fortunes at the 2008 Spanish Grand Prix today. Takuma Sato took the chequered flag in 13th position, the team's highest...

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  10. Kubica keeps BMW end up 18:40

    Kubica keeps BMW end up

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team ended up with five Championship points for Robert Kubica after an action packed Spanish Grand Prix. This means second in the...

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  11. Force India celebrates top ten finish 18:34

    Force India celebrates top ten finish

    Force India secured its best-ever finish in the Spanish Grand Prix. Giancarlo Fisichella claimed 10th position to give the team its first top 10 finish in...

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  12. Nakajima brings home more points for Williams 18:26

    Nakajima brings home more points for Williams

    Kazuki Nakajima secured two points for the Williams team today at the Spanish Grand Prix, thereby confirming the team's fourth place in the Constructors'...

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  13. Trulli makes point for Toyota 18:10

    Trulli makes point for Toyota

    Jarno Trulli brought his Toyota home in eighth place to claim a single point for Toyota in the Spanish Grand Prix. Team mate Timo Glock finished...

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  14. Webber comes good for Red Bull 18:01

    Webber comes good for Red Bull

    Mark Webber brought home a strong haul of four points for Red Bull Racing in the Spanish Grand Prix today while David Coulthard finished twelfth.  "I'm...

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  15. Short day for Toro Rossos 17:33

    Short day for Toro Rossos

    It was a short day for both Toro Rossos as Sebastien Bourdais and Sebastian Vettel both retired from the Spanish Grand Prix in the opening stages. "I would...

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  16. Double disappointment for Renault 17:19

    Double disappointment for Renault

    Renault suffered a disappointing afternoon in Barcelona as both Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet retired from the Spanish Grand Prix. After a promising...

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  17. Hamilton happy to be back on podium 16:56

    Hamilton happy to be back on podium

    Lewis Hamilton was very happy to be back on the podium at the Circuit de Catalunya after a couple of tough races in Malaysia and Bahrain. Hamilton is now...

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  18. Raikkonen storms to Spanish victory 16:31

    Raikkonen storms to Spanish victory

    Kimi Raikkonen stormed to victory in the Spanish Grand Prix, starting from pole position and never looking back. The Finn took his second win of the season...

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  19. Kovalainen airlifted after rim failure causes crash 16:15

    Kovalainen airlifted after rim failure causes crash

    Heikki Kovalainen has been air-lifted to hospital in Barcelona after a 150mph crash head-on into the tyre barriers early in the Spanish Grand Prix....

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  20. 13:11

    Photos: Sunday in Barcelona

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  21. Dennis not worried with third row 06:00

    Dennis not worried with third row

    McLaren team boss Ron Dennis is convinced his drivers are still able to fight in front of the field during the race. Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen...

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  22. Saturday 26 April 2008

  23. Mixed day for Red Bulls 21:03

    Mixed day for Red Bulls

    It was a mixed day for Red Bull Racing at Barcelona as Mark Webber confirmed the pace his team has been showing all weekend with seventh on the grid, while...

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  24. Ferrari celebrates second pole of season 20:43

    Ferrari celebrates second pole of season

    Second pole position of the season for Ferrari, the first courtesy of Kimi Raikkonen. For the Finn, this was his fifteenth career pole, the second at this...

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  25. Mixed feelings at Toyota 20:13

    Mixed feelings at Toyota

    There were mixed feelings at Toyota after Jarno Trulli continued his string of top ten qualifying performances but ended up eighth and Timo Glock was left...

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  26. Force India hoped for much more 20:02

    Force India hoped for much more

    The Force India Formula One Team will start tomorrow's Spanish Grand Prix from 19th and 20th positions after a difficult qualifying session that failed to...

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  27. Bourdais gets better of Vettel 19:54

    Bourdais gets better of Vettel

    Sebastien Bourdais got the better of Sebastian Vettel as the two Toro Rossos qualified sixteenth and eighteenth respectively. "Yesterday I said that if...

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  28. Honda misses out on top ten 19:43

    Honda misses out on top ten

    Honda will start tomorrow's 66-lap Spanish Grand Prix from just outside the top 10 after Rubens Barrichello and Jenson Button qualified in 11th and 13th...

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  29. Heidfeld disappointed - Kubica happy with second row 17:52

    Heidfeld disappointed - Kubica happy with second row

    At BMW Sauber F1 the team was reasonably happy with Kubica's fourth position in Saturday's qualifying session. The team expected more from Nick Heidfeld...

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  30. 17:51

    Photos: Saturday in Barcelona

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  31. Piquet happy with top ten 17:45

    Piquet happy with top ten

    Nelson Piquet managed to qualify himself in the top ten for the first time in his Formula 1 career. The Brazilian showed a steady performance throughout the...

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  32. McLaren drivers surprised not to have done better 17:36

    McLaren drivers surprised not to have done better

    At the McLaren Formula One team both drivers were not too happy with their performance. Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen will start Sunday's Spanish...

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  33. Super Aguri team well balanced in Spain 17:29

    Super Aguri team well balanced in Spain

    The Super Aguri team has said it is happy with the team's performance in Saturday's qualifying session. The team was able to find a good balance in the...

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  34. Williams team missed out on top ten 17:18

    Williams team missed out on top ten

    The Williams Formula One team endured an unsatisfactory qualifying session this afternoon at the Circuit de Catalunya for tomorrow's Spanish Grand Prix. For...

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  35. Second more than Alonso expected all year 16:35

    Second more than Alonso expected all year

    Fernando Alonso was singing a different tune after qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix after he ended up a strong second and almost had pole position....

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  36. Raikkonen happy to be back on pole 16:14

    Raikkonen happy to be back on pole

    Kimi Raikkonen says he is much happier with the handling of his Ferrari after taking pole position from Fernando Alonso by 0.091s at the Circuit de...

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  37. Massa couldn't get it together 16:06

    Massa couldn't get it together

    Felipe Massa was disappointed but not dejected after he slipped from setting the early pace in the pole shoot-out, to ending up third on the grid for...

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  38. Raikkonen steals last gasp pole from Alonso 16:01

    Raikkonen steals last gasp pole from Alonso

    Kimi Raikkonen stole a last gasp pole position from a flying Fernando Alonso in the final moments of qualifying for the Spanish Grand Prix. The result,...

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  39. Heidfeld fastest in final practice 13:19

    Heidfeld fastest in final practice

    BMW Sauber F1 driver Nick Heidfeld completed the fastest lap on Saturday morning in Spain. The German set his fastest lap with five minutes to go in the...

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  40. Friday 25 April 2008

  41. Super Aguri happy to be racing 19:38

    Super Aguri happy to be racing

    The Super Aguri team has shown unified courage and fighting spirit since its arrival in Montmelo this week for the 2008 Barcelona Grand Prix. Out on track...

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  42. Ferrari happy with practice pace 19:28

    Ferrari happy with practice pace

    Ferrari's Kimi Raikkonen finished Friday practice for the Spanish Grand Prix at the top of the timesheets while team mate Felipe Massa ended up...

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  43. McLaren struggles on first day at Barcelona 19:15

    McLaren struggles on first day at Barcelona

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen finished today's second practice session in 11th and 16th places respectively. Lewis set a...

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  44. Toyota struggles at Barcelona 19:06

    Toyota struggles at Barcelona

    Toyota struggled today at Barcelona as Jarno Trulli finished the day fourteenth and team mate Timo Glock ended up a lowly twentieth. "Today was a bit of a...

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  45. Plenty of pace for updated Red Bull 18:59

    Plenty of pace for updated Red Bull

    Red Bull Racing showed good progress during the three-week break as David Coulthard and Mark Webber finished Friday at Barcelona in eighth and sixth places...

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  46. Honda still looking for Barcelona set-up 18:42

    Honda still looking for Barcelona set-up

    Honda's Jenson completed 34 laps during the course of a programme of race set-up work to end the day in 15th place, while Rubens completed 31 laps to be...

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  47. Force India showing strong performance in Spain 18:33

    Force India showing strong performance in Spain

    The Force India Formula 1 team surprised a few as the team's drivers topped the timesheets halfway into the second free practice session. Giancarlo...

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  48. Alonso: We still need to improve on Saturday 18:27

    Alonso: We still need to improve on Saturday

    The Renault F1 drivers enjoyed the Spanish fans at Circuit de Catalunya as Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet finished second and third in Friday's second...

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  49. Trouble free day for Williams 18:21

    Trouble free day for Williams

    Nico Rosberg and Kazuki Nakajima enjoyed a productive day of free practice at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona today ahead of Sunday's Spanish Grand...

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  50. Steady start for BMW Sauber team 18:10

    Steady start for BMW Sauber team

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team had a smooth first practice day for the weekend of the Spanish Grand Prix. Drivers Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld did their...

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  51. Raikkonen shows the way in Spain 17:09

    Raikkonen shows the way in Spain

    Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen completed the fastest lap in both the first and second free practice session at Circuit de Catalunya. Renault drivers Piquet...

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  52. Raikkonen fastest in first free practice 12:42

    Raikkonen fastest in first free practice

    Kimi Raikkonen has set the fastest time in Friday's opening practice session at Circuit de Catalunya. The Ferrari driver was just ahead of his team mate...

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  53. 12:12

    Photos: Friday in Barcelona

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  54. Thursday 24 April 2008

  55. 12:01

    Photos: Thursday in Barcelona

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  56. Force India shows new motorhome in Spain 10:41

    Force India shows new motorhome in Spain

    The Force India Formula 1 team is the only team who is introducing a new motorhome in the paddock. The enormous motorhome clearly stands out in the paddock...

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  57. Barcelona technical preview 06:00

    Barcelona technical preview

    The Grand Prix circuit near Barcelona is one that every F1 team knows well from the thousands of kilometres of testing carried out there over the winter....

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  58. Wednesday 23 April 2008

  59. 21:33

    Photos: Wednesday in Barcelona

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  60. Weather forecast Spain: Rain on Saturday and Sunday 12:03

    Weather forecast Spain: Rain on Saturday and Sunday

    The Spanish Grand Prix could become the first wet race in the 2008 Formula 1 season. Forecasts in Spain predict rain on Saturday and Sunday while it should...

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  61. Raikkonen ready to continue championship fight 11:00

    Raikkonen ready to continue championship fight

    Kimi Raikkonen will travel to Barcelona for this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix as the championship leader. Even though the Fin showed he and team-mate Felipe...

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  62. Nakajima hopes aero updates will work in Spain 10:50

    Nakajima hopes aero updates will work in Spain

    Williams F1 driver Kazuki Nakajima is looking forward to his first Formula 1 race at Circuit de Catalunya. Last season the Japanese driver qualified himself...

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  63. Tuesday 22 April 2008

  64. Kolles targets Q2 in Spain 14:45

    Kolles targets Q2 in Spain

    Force India F1 team boss Colin Kolles hopes to see at least one of his drivers make it into the second round of the qualifying session this Saturday at the...

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  65. Fisichella excited to see Force India move forward 12:59

    Fisichella excited to see Force India move forward

    After three years at the championship winning team of Renault Giancarlo Fisichella joined the Force India Formula 1 team for the 2008 season. The Italian...

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  66. Super Aguri on its way to Spain 11:52

    Super Aguri on its way to Spain

    The Super Aguri team trucks are currently travelling to Spain for this weekend's Spanish Grand Prix. It is still uncertain though if the team is able to...

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  67. Alonso admits it's difficult to stay motivated 11:23

    Alonso admits it's difficult to stay motivated

    After a difficult year with the McLaren Formula 1 team Fernando Alonso returned to Renault in 2008. Even though the team might have showed him a warm...

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  68. Spanish Grand Prix snapshot 06:00

    Spanish Grand Prix snapshot

    Regarded as one of the most technically challenging circuits on the calendar, it is perhaps fortunate that the teams spend the majority of their allocated...

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