Hockenheim hanging in the balance

Hockenheim hanging in the balance

Hockenheim's tenure as a Formula One Grand Prix circuit is hanging in the balance again as the circuit is looking for financial help from the government to keep hosting the German Grand Prix.
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  1. Tuesday 2 December 2008

  2. Hockenheim hanging in the balance 04:30

    Hockenheim hanging in the balance

    Hockenheim's tenure as a Formula One Grand Prix circuit is hanging in the balance again as the circuit is looking for financial help from the government to keep…

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  3. Tuesday 22 July 2008

  4. Hamilton on his German Grand Prix win 10:59

    Hamilton on his German Grand Prix win

    Lewis Hamilton won Sunday's German Grand Prix. At his official website he talks through the key moments of his race in a Q&A. You looked particularly…

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  5. Monday 21 July 2008

  6. Mercedes enjoys Hamilton's victory 13:32

    Mercedes enjoys Hamilton's victory

    Lewis Hamilton gave the team's engine supplier, Mercedes, a home victory at Hockenheim. Hamilton started the race from pole position and dominated the race in…

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  7. Sunday 20 July 2008

  8. McLaren celebrates Hockenheim victory 19:16

    McLaren celebrates Hockenheim victory

    The second home Grand Prix victory in a fortnight and the second consecutive race win for Lewis Hamilton and McLaren. Hamilton's win in the German Grand Prix…

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  9. Not a good day at Ferrari 19:08

    Not a good day at Ferrari

    Nine is the number of points picked up by Ferrari in the German Grand Prix, thanks to a third place finish for Felipe Massa and a sixth with Kimi Raikkonen.…

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  10. Glock to stay in hospital overnight 18:55

    Glock to stay in hospital overnight

    Timo Glock will stay in hospital overnight following his high-speed crash in the German Grand Prix. The German driver walked from his car but was visibly shaken…

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  11. Piquet comes good for Renault 18:42

    Piquet comes good for Renault

    Renault came away with its best finish of the season today as a brilliant tactical drive saw Brazilian rookie Nelson Piquet take second place in the German…

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  12. Both BMWs bring home points 18:18

    Both BMWs bring home points

    Nick Heidfeld just missed a podium position at the German Grand Prix. The German BMW Sauber F1 Team driver, who started from 12th, set the fastest race lap and…

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  13. No joy for Force India 18:04

    No joy for Force India

    The 2008 German Grand Prix yielded another double finish for the Force India Formula One Team, with Giancarlo Fisichella crossing the line in 14th position and…

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  14. Pointless afternoon for Williams 17:55

    Pointless afternoon for Williams

    Williams team had an unrewarding German Grand Prix at Hockenheim today, despite making modest improvements by the end of the race over its grid positions, but…

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  15. Honda hoped for more in Germany 17:49

    Honda hoped for more in Germany

    An eventful German Grand Prix ended in disappointment for the Honda Racing team after a series of incidents involving both drivers resulted in only Jenson…

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  16. Vettel takes another point for Toro Rosso 17:32

    Vettel takes another point for Toro Rosso

    Sebastian Vettel took another point in a composed, strong drive in front of his home crowd at Hockenheim. Toro Rosso tema mate sebastien Bourdais ended up…

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  17. Disappointing day for Red Bull 17:19

    Disappointing day for Red Bull

    It was a disappointing day for Red Bull Racing as Mark Webber retired with a hydraulics problem while Coulthard ended up thirteenth after contact with Rubens…

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  18. Glock unhurt in Toyota's pointless race 17:11

    Glock unhurt in Toyota's pointless race

    Timo Glock emerged unscathed from a high-speed accident in today's race while Toyota team mate Jarno Trulli slipped back from his fourth place on the grid to…

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  19. Victorious Hamilton would have preferred easy ride 16:54

    Victorious Hamilton would have preferred easy ride

    Lewis Hamilton was delighted to have won the German Grand Prix and taken a clear four point lead in the drivers' championship, but the McLaren driver said he…

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  20. Hamilton storms to victory at Hockenheim 16:10

    Hamilton storms to victory at Hockenheim

    Lewis Hamilton stormed to victory in the German Grand Prix and made up for a dubious strategy call under the safety car, to retake the lead and take the win in…

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  21. 13:18

    Photos: Sunday in Hockenheim

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  22. Saturday 19 July 2008

  23. McLaren celebrates almost perfect qualifying 18:48

    McLaren celebrates almost perfect qualifying

    McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton will start Sunday's German Grand Prix, the team's second consecutive home Grand Prix, from pole position after…

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  24. Hondas struggle in qualifying 18:14

    Hondas struggle in qualifying

    Hockenheim was the scene of the most closely-fought qualifying session of the season. The entire grid was separated by two seconds in Q1 and the Honda Racing F1…

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  25. Mixed feelings at Ferrari 18:01

    Mixed feelings at Ferrari

    Qualifying for the German Grand Prix brought mixed fortunes for Ferrari: Felipe Massa set the second quickest time in the third and decisive session, while Kimi…

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  26. Vettel shines for Toro Rosso in top ten 17:46

    Vettel shines for Toro Rosso in top ten

    Sebastian Vettel enjoyed a strong qualifying session today as he put his Toro Rosso in ninth on the grid for his home Grand Prix, splitting the two Red Bull…

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  27. Alonso gives Renault hope 17:36

    Alonso gives Renault hope

    It was a case of contrasting fortunes for the Renault team this afternoon as Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet qualified in 5th and 17th places respectively…

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  28. Disappointed BMW hopes for rain 17:23

    Disappointed BMW hopes for rain

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team has to cope with modest grid positions for the German Grand Prix. Robert Kubica qualified 7th, and after braking a little late, Nick…

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  29. Both Red Bulls make top ten 17:13

    Both Red Bulls make top ten

    Both Red Bull Racing cars made the top ten in qualifying today with Mark Webber finishing eighth and team mate David Coulthard ending up tenth. "We've got a…

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  30. Tough qualifying for Williams 17:06

    Tough qualifying for Williams

    Today's qualifying outcome has set the Williams team a tough challenge for tomorrow's German GP at Hockenheim. Nico Rosberg progressed to Q2 and will line up…

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  31. Trulli's storming lap puts Toyota fourth 16:59

    Trulli's storming lap puts Toyota fourth

    A storming lap from Jarno Trulli in qualifying put his Toyota in fourth place for tomorrow's German rand Prix at Hockenheim while team mate Timo Glock ended up…

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  32. Force India struggles in qualifying 16:49

    Force India struggles in qualifying

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

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  33. Hamilton storms to Hockenheim pole 16:09

    Hamilton storms to Hockenheim pole

    Lewis Hamilton stormed to pole position for the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim ahead of Felipe Massa and Heikki Kovalainen.  Despite a short burst of light…

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  34. Kovalainen fastest in final practice session 13:06

    Kovalainen fastest in final practice session

    Heikki Kovalainen was Saturday morning's fastest man out on track. The McLaren driver completed his fastest lap in 1.15.621 at the Hockenheimring. Felipe Massa…

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  35. 12:39

    Photos: Saturday in Hockenheim

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  36. Friday 18 July 2008

  37. Ferrari chasing McLaren on day one 22:01

    Ferrari chasing McLaren on day one

    Three hours of free practice without the slightest technical problem kicked off Ferrari's weekend at the German Grand Prix, in a race which marks Hockenheim's…

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  38. McLaren happy with strong early form 21:44

    McLaren happy with strong early form

    McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time in both Friday's Free Practice sessions for the German Grand Prix in Hockenheim. In the afternoon…

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  39. Honda looking for more performance 21:29

    Honda looking for more performance

    Honda completed the first two free practice sessions at Hockenheim today in preparation for this weekend's German Grand Prix. The track was wet for the majority…

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  40. Vettel gives Toro Rosso hope 21:16

    Vettel gives Toro Rosso hope

    Sebastian Vettel gave Toro Rosso hope of a good result this weekend by finishing the day eleventh fastest overall. Team mate Sebastien Bourdais ended up…

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  41. Williams looking strong in Germany 21:04

    Williams looking strong in Germany

    Williams team had a workmanlike day of practice at the Hockenheimring in Germany today, aside from a misfire which cost Kazuki Nakajima some track time in the…

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  42. Positive day for Red Bull 20:57

    Positive day for Red Bull

    Red Bull Racing enjoyed an overall positive first day of practice at Hockenheim with Mark Webber finishing the day fifth and David Coulthard ending up…

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  43. Normal day for Force India 20:23

    Normal day for Force India

    The Force India Formula One Team opened its 2008 German Grand Prix campaign today with two free practice sessions at a cloudy Hockenheimring. As per usual…

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  44. Alonso and Piquet enjoy trouble-free day 18:16

    Alonso and Piquet enjoy trouble-free day

    The ING Renault F1 Team began its preparations for the German Grand Prix today with both Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet enjoying trouble-free practice…

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  45. Comfortable start for Toyota drivers 18:12

    Comfortable start for Toyota drivers

    The Toyota team enjoyed a calm first day of the German Grand Prix weekend. At Hockenheim Timo Glock and Jarno Trulli completed both 90-minute free practice…

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  46. Reasonable start for BMW Sauber F1 drivers 18:05

    Reasonable start for BMW Sauber F1 drivers

    In changing weather conditions BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld finished the second practice session of the German Grand Prix at…

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  47. Hamilton dominates on Friday 16:47

    Hamilton dominates on Friday

    Lewis Hamilton was the fastest driver in both the first and second free practice session on Friday at Hockenheim. The McLaren driver completed his fastest lap…

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  48. Hamilton leads opening practice 12:37

    Hamilton leads opening practice

    McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton was this morning's fastest driver out on track at the Hockenheimring. The Briton was just ahead of team mate Heikki Kovalainen and…

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  49. 12:35

    Photos: Friday in Hockenheim

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  50. 10:53

    Live: Follow the first free practice at the Hockenheimring

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  51. Thursday 17 July 2008

  52. 12:49

    Photos: Thursday in Hockenheim

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  53. Wednesday 16 July 2008

  54. Raikkonen hopes for warm weekend 11:34

    Raikkonen hopes for warm weekend

    Ferrari driver Kimi Raikkonen prays for hot weather conditions at this weekend's German Grand Prix. The reining Formula 1 champion failed to impress in the…

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  55. Hockenheim technical preview 06:00

    Hockenheim technical preview

    The revisions to the Hockenheimring in recent years have transformed what was once a flat out burst through the forests into a medium downforce circuit, with…

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  56. Tuesday 15 July 2008

  57. Sutil looking for some luck at home race 16:23

    Sutil looking for some luck at home race

    Adrian Sutil has yet to score his first point of the season. The German didn't have the best of luck this season. At Monaco he was close to scoring his first…

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  58. Brawn expects interesting race in Germany 12:32

    Brawn expects interesting race in Germany

    Two weeks ago the Honda Formula 1 team scored its first podium since 2006 with Rubens Barrichello finishing in third position at Silverstone. The Brazilian and…

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