Istanbul Circuit says dog incident could happen again

Istanbul Circuit says dog incident could happen again

During Sunday's GP2 race Bruno Senna hit a dog and was forced to retire due to the heavy damage. The dog was killed due to the incident and after the race many wondered why a modern track such as the one in Istanbul can not prevent dogs from entering the track. The organisers now have said though it took all possible measures to manage the problem, but can not guarantee it won't ever happen again.
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2008 Turkish Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Wednesday 14 May 2008

  2. Istanbul Circuit says dog incident could happen again 16:56

    Istanbul Circuit says dog incident could happen again

    During Sunday's GP2 race Bruno Senna hit a dog and was forced to retire due to the heavy damage. The dog was killed due to the incident and after the race...

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  3. Sunday 11 May 2008

  4. Ferrari celebrates fourth win 20:33

    Ferrari celebrates fourth win

    Fourth consecutive win of the season for Ferrari, the second for Felipe Massa. This is victory number 205 from 763 Grand Prix starts for Ferrari, the...

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  5. McLaren savours second place 20:11

    McLaren savours second place

    McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton finished the Turkish Grand Prix in Istanbul in second place. After 58 laps, he came home 3.7 seconds behind winner...

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  6. Pointless day for Honda 19:54

    Pointless day for Honda

    The Turkish Grand Prix ended in frustration for the Honda Racing F1 Team as Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello finished in 11th and 14th places...

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  7. Toro Rosso hoped for more 19:37

    Toro Rosso hoped for more

    Scuderia Toro Rosso hoped for more from today's Turkish Grand Prix after all it managed was a 17th place for Sebastian Vettel and a DNF for Sebastien...

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  8. Disappointing day for Toyota 19:24

    Disappointing day for Toyota

    It was a disappointing day for Toyota drivers Jarno Trulli and Timo Glock as they finished tenth and thirteenth respectively. "My race was spoiled at the...

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  9. Tough day for Force India 19:10

    Tough day for Force India

    A tough Turkish Grand Prix yielded one finish for the Force India Formula One Team, with Adrian Sutil coming home in 16th position overall. Giancarlo...

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  10. Rosberg takes another point for Williams 19:01

    Rosberg takes another point for Williams

    The Turkish Grand Prix yielded a valuable point for the Williams team today as Nico Rosberg drove a determined race to bring his Williams-Toyota FW30 home...

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  11. Fourth consecutive points finish for Webber 18:34

    Fourth consecutive points finish for Webber

    Mark Webber is enjoying one of his best seasons in Formula 1. The Australian is managing to get the maximum out of Red Bull's RB04 and finished Sunday's...

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  12. Alonso scores three points for Renault 18:32

    Alonso scores three points for Renault

    The Renault Formula 1 team scored three points in Turkey thanks to Alonso's sixth place finish. The Spaniard got the maximum out of the car at Istanbul...

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  13. BMW Sauber continue strong performance 17:58

    BMW Sauber continue strong performance

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team was able to defend second in the constructors' championship in the FIA Formula One Word Championship by scoring nine points in the...

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  14. Three stops prevented tyre problems for Hamilton 17:09

    Three stops prevented tyre problems for Hamilton

    The McLaren Formula 1 team was advised by Bridgestone to stop three times to prevent a tyre failure during the race for Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton finished...

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  15. Hamilton happy, explains three-stop plan 16:52

    Hamilton happy, explains three-stop plan

    Lewis Hamilton was a happy driver after a hard fought race and a three-stop strategy enabled him to split Ferrari's dominance to take second place in the...

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  16. Massa delighted with third Turkish win 16:36

    Massa delighted with third Turkish win

    Felipe Massa was delighted to fend off pressure from a three-stopping Lewis Hamilton to take a third straight Turkish Grand Prix victory. "It's just...

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  17. Massa storms to third Turkish win 16:23

    Massa storms to third Turkish win

    Felipe Massa stormed to his third straight Turkish Grand Prix victory at Istanbul today, and right back into the championship fight. He kept his head cool...

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  18. 12:59

    Photos: Sunday at Istanbul Park

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  19. Saturday 10 May 2008

  20. BMW expected more from qualifying 18:10

    BMW expected more from qualifying

    For the Turkish Grand Prix both BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers have again made it into the top ten qualifying session. For Robert Kubica this was for the 23rd...

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  21. Ferrari happy with first and fourth 18:02

    Ferrari happy with first and fourth

    Qualifying today brought third pole position of the season for Ferrari, the second for Felipe Massa. The Istanbul circuit continues to be propitious for the...

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  22. Mixed qualifying result for Renault 17:51

    Mixed qualifying result for Renault

    Nelson Piquet's qualifying session was short-lived as the Brazilian was unable to progress into Q2 and will start the race from the eighth row of the grid....

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  23. McLaren upbeat with improved pace 17:42

    McLaren upbeat with improved pace

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Heikki Kovalainen and Lewis Hamilton will start Sunday's Turkish Grand Prix in Istanbul from second and third on the grid...

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  24. Honda misses out on top ten 17:29

    Honda misses out on top ten

    Following a frustrating qualifying session at Istanbul Park, the Honda team will start tomorrow's Turkish Grand Prix from the sixth and seventh rows of the...

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  25. Vettel shines for Toro Rosso 17:22

    Vettel shines for Toro Rosso

    Sebastian Vettel put in a strong qualifying performance for Scuderia Toro Rosso to secure fourteenth place on the grid while team mate Sebastien Bourdais...

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  26. Williams duo misses out on top ten 17:14

    Williams duo misses out on top ten

    Williams' qualifying effort for the Turkish Grand Prix concluded with neither driver able to make it into the top ten shoot out today. As a result, Nico...

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  27. Disappointing qualifying for Force India 17:07

    Disappointing qualifying for Force India

    The Force India Formula One Team will start tomorrow's Turkish Grand Prix with Adrian Sutil and Giancarlo Fisichella in 19th and 20th positions...

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  28. Red Bulls happily in top ten 16:59

    Red Bulls happily in top ten

    Both Red Bull Racing cars made it into the final qualifying session and the top ten for tomorrow's Turkish Grand Prix. Mark Webber led the way in sixth and...

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  29. Toyota rues 'shaky' qualifying 16:50

    Toyota rues 'shaky' qualifying

    Jarno Trulli qualified in eight place for the Turkish Grand Prix while Toyota team mate Timo Glock ended up fifteenth. "It was good to make it into the top...

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  30. Hamilton not happy with third 15:29

    Hamilton not happy with third

    Lewis Hamilton could barely hide the fact that he was not happy to qualify third on the grid for the Turkish Grand Prix, behind team mate Heikki Kovalainen...

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  31. Kovalainen comes back quicker 15:19

    Kovalainen comes back quicker

    Heikki Kovalainen has returned from his high-speed head-on crash in the Spanish Grand Prix to out-pace team mate Lewis Hamilton in qualifying at Istanbul....

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  32. Massa savours pole, expects tough race 15:09

    Massa savours pole, expects tough race

    Felipe Massa savoured his third straight pole position at the Turkish Grand Prix but warned that he expects tomorrow's race to be difficult, with the...

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  33. Massa flies to Turkish pole 15:01

    Massa flies to Turkish pole

    Felipe Massa stormed to pole position for the Turkish Grand Prix, just as he has been the past two years. The Ferrari driver qualified ahead of Heikki...

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  34. Webber leads final practice in Istanbul 12:06

    Webber leads final practice in Istanbul

    Red Bull Racing driver Mark Webber finished the third and final free practice session in this weekend's Turkish Grand Prix on top of the time sheets. The...

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  35. 11:38

    Photos: Saturday at Istanbul Park

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  36. Friday 9 May 2008

  37. Webber takes blame for shunt 19:23

    Webber takes blame for shunt

    Mark Webber took full responsibility for a head-on crash during free practice for the Turkish Grand Prix today. The incident meant the Australian ended up...

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  38. Force India rues Fisichella penalty 19:11

    Force India rues Fisichella penalty

    The Force India Formula One Team started its Turkish Grand Prix challenge today with two one and a half hour practice sessions at a chilly and overcast...

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  39. Mixed feelings for Ferrari, despite leading pace 18:57

    Mixed feelings for Ferrari, despite leading pace

    Something of an up and down day for Ferrari, in the first two free practice sessions for the Turkish Grand Prix at Istanbul Park. Felipe Massa was fastest...

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  40. Toyota happy with practice pace 18:43

    Toyota happy with practice pace

    Jarno Trulli finished Friday practice seventh overall while Toyota team mate Timo Glock enjoyed a competitive day ending up in twelfth. "We have come to...

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  41. Williams upbeat in Istanbul 18:35

    Williams upbeat in Istanbul

    Williams' Kazuki Nakajima and Nico Rosberg closed Friday's free practice sessions for the Turkish Grand Prix in 8th and 13th places respectively, using the...

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  42. Renault remains confident after practice 18:25

    Renault remains confident after practice

    Renault Team began its preparations for the Turkish Grand Prix today as both Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet completed trouble-free practice sessions....

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  43. Toro Rossos looking for more pace 18:17

    Toro Rossos looking for more pace

    The Toro Rossos of Sebastian Vettel and Sebastien Bourdais were encouraged, but looking for more pace in Turkey after they finished free practice...

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  44. Honda hopeful after practice 18:08

    Honda hopeful after practice

    Honda worked through a detailed set-up programme with both RA108 cars, honing the aerodynamic package to the demands of the 5.338km track. They ran reliably...

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  45. McLaren drivers happy with current pace 17:39

    McLaren drivers happy with current pace

    Vodafone McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen finished Friday's second free practice for the Turkish Grand Prix in Istanbul in...

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  46. BMW drivers struggle with set-up 17:24

    BMW drivers struggle with set-up

    At the BMW Sauber F1 team the Turkish Grand Prix weekend didn't start as well as the team would have hoped for. Kubica faced a problem with his rear...

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  47. Raikkonen fastest in second practice 15:37

    Raikkonen fastest in second practice

    Kimi Raikkonen set the fastest lap time on Friday afternoon. The reigning world champion was only just ahead of McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton. David...

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  48. Fisichella drops three grid places 15:02

    Fisichella drops three grid places

    Force India F1 driver Giancarlo Fisichella has received a three-place grid penalty for Sunday's Turkish Grand Prix. The Italian was the first driver to go...

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  49. 11:57

    Photos: Friday at Istanbul Park

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  50. Massa fastest in Turkey 11:52

    Massa fastest in Turkey

    Ferrari F1 driver Felipe Massa completed Friday morning's fastest lap in Istanbul Park. The Brazilian showed he is ready to fight for a third win in a row...

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  51. Mild temperatures expected in Istanbul 11:25

    Mild temperatures expected in Istanbul

    Weather forecasts predict perfect conditions for the Formula 1 drivers in Istanbul. This weekend's temperatures won't get much higher than 20 degrees...

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  52. Thursday 8 May 2008

  53. 12:28

    Photos: Thursday at Istanbul Park

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  54. Kovalainen declared fit to race 12:23

    Kovalainen declared fit to race

    Heikki Kovalainen is allowed to compete in this weekend's Turkish Grand Prix. The Finn crashed with approximately 240km/h out of the Spanish Grand Prix when...

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  55. Massa aims for hat-trick 11:50

    Massa aims for hat-trick

    Felipe Massa will be confident travelling to Istanbul for this weekend's Turkish Grand Prix. The Brazilian won the last two editions of the Turkish Grand...

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  56. Wednesday 7 May 2008

  57. Raikkonen confident but won't sit back and relax 11:04

    Raikkonen confident but won't sit back and relax

    Formula One world champion Kimi Raikkonen enjoyed a strong start of the season. Apart from a DNF in Australia the Finn finished second or first in the other...

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  58. Ferrari won't bring new nose to Turkey 10:59

    Ferrari won't bring new nose to Turkey

    The Scuderia Ferrari introduced a slotted nose at last week's Spanish Grand Prix. The team though has admitted it won't bring the new nose to Turkey as the...

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  59. Turkish Grand Prix technical preview 06:30

    Turkish Grand Prix technical preview

    The purpose-built anti-clockwise circuit on the outskirts of Istanbul offers a mix of challenging low and high-speed corners. Overtaking is difficult,...

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  60. Monday 5 May 2008

  61. An interview with Takuma Sato 11:46

    An interview with Takuma Sato

    The situation at Super Aguri is unclear at the moment for many. Not just for the media and fans but even for the team's driver Takuma Sato the team's future...

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  62. Istanbul Park snap shot 06:00

    Istanbul Park snap shot

    The purpose-built Istanbul Speed Park is an entirely different technical proposition to the previous race held at Barcelona. A modern circuit measuring just...

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  63. Sunday 4 May 2008

  64. Honda blocks Super Aguri trucks from Istanbul paddock 20:22

    Honda blocks Super Aguri trucks from Istanbul paddock

    Honda has ordered the struggling Super Aguri team's spares truck and motorhome to be blocked from entering the Istanbul circuit paddock today, GPUpdate.net...

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