2008 European Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Sunday 24 August 2008

  2. Ferrari celebrates win, but concerns over engines 19:10

    Ferrari celebrates win, but concerns over engines

    Ten points for Ferrari in the European Grand Prix thanks to Felipe Massa's fourth win of the season, the team's sixth of the year. Kimi Raikkonen had to...

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  3. McLaren savours solid performance 18:45

    McLaren savours solid performance

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen finished the European Grand Prix on the new Valencia street circuit in second and fourth...

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  4. BMW celebrates return to podium 18:32

    BMW celebrates return to podium

    At the maiden F1 event in Valencia Robert Kubica finished third. It is the eighth podium for the BMW Sauber F1 Team in 2008 and the fifth this season for...

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  5. Force India looks for the positives 18:22

    Force India looks for the positives

    The Force India team was happy with its performance in today's European Grand Prix in a hot and humid Valencia, Spain. Italian Giancarlo Fisichella finished...

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  6. Vettel takes another three points for Toro Rosso 18:05

    Vettel takes another three points for Toro Rosso

    Sebastian Vettel took another three points for Toro Rosso in a strong drive today and an excellent day for the former Minardi team as Sebastien Bourdais...

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  7. Williams back in the points 17:59

    Williams back in the points

    Williams secured a championship point today at the European Grand Prix. The city's Mediterranean backdrop provided blistering conditions for this...

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  8. Toyota moves ten points clear in fourth 17:54

    Toyota moves ten points clear in fourth

    Toyota salvaged a good points haul from the European Grand Prix after Jarno Trulli drove to a strong fifth place and Timo Glock made the most of a one-stop...

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  9. Weekend to forget for Renault 17:48

    Weekend to forget for Renault

    It was a disappointing afternoon for the ING Renault F1 Team as Fernando Alonso retired on the opening lap of the European Grand Prix in Valencia, while...

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  10. Another pointless day for Honda 17:38

    Another pointless day for Honda

    Jenson Button was the first of the Honda drivers home in today's inaugural European Grand Prix at Valencia. After starting the race in 16th place, he drove...

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  11. Massa escapes with reprimand 17:31

    Massa escapes with reprimand

    Felipe Massa escaped from investigation in the European Grand Prix with just a stern reprimand from stewards looking into his release from his second pit...

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  12. Disasterous day for Red Bull 17:25

    Disasterous day for Red Bull

    Red Bull Racing was describing its European Grand Prix as a disaster after Mark Webber ended twelfth and David Coulthard ended up seventeenth.  "We just...

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  13. Massa delighted, blames Sutil for pit drama 17:08

    Massa delighted, blames Sutil for pit drama

    Felipe Massa was delighted to set the record straight with victory and fight back from his Hungarian Grand Prix disappointment with a win at Valencia....

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  14. Hamilton can't complain with second 16:55

    Hamilton can't complain with second

    Lewis Hamilton was unable to match Felipe Massa's raw pace in today's European Grand Prix and had to settle for second place, which still enabled him to...

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  15. Ferrari hoping to avoid penalty 16:41

    Ferrari hoping to avoid penalty

    Ferrari is hopeful of avoiding any penalty that could cost Felipe Massa his victory in the European Grand Prix, after the Brazilian was being investigated...

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  16. Massa storms to Valencia victory 16:31

    Massa storms to Valencia victory

    Felipe Massa drove a dominant race to win the European Grand Prix at Valencia ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Robert Kubica. The Ferrari driver escaped a...

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  17. 14:00

    Photos: Sunday at the Valencia Street Circuit

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  18. Saturday 23 August 2008

  19. Positive qualifying for BMW 18:35

    Positive qualifying for BMW

    Positive qualifying for the BMW Sauber F1 Team - Robert Kubica qualified third for the maiden event at the Valencia street circuit. Nick Heidfeld finished...

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  20. McLaren confident of fighting for win 18:10

    McLaren confident of fighting for win

    McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton will start Sunday's European Grand Prix from the front row of the grid. In Saturday's exciting qualifying, Lewis...

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  21. Ferrari celebrates pole position 17:59

    Ferrari celebrates pole position

    Today's pole was the sixth of the season for Ferrari, the fourth courtesy of Felipe Massa, while Kimi Raikkonen qualified fourth: that's the outcome of...

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  22. Disappointment for Renault 17:50

    Disappointment for Renault

    It was a difficult afternoon for the Renault team as Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet qualified in 12th and 15th places respectively for tomorrow's...

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  23. Both Toro Rossos make top ten 17:40

    Both Toro Rossos make top ten

    With sixth and tenth on the grid, this is the first time that Scuderia Toro Rosso has got both its cars into the final part of qualifying and sixth is also...

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  24. Williams savours return to top ten 17:34

    Williams savours return to top ten

    Today's qualifying for Sunday's European Grand Prix saw the Williams team's fortunes improve. A competitive pace in Qs one and two eased Nico Rosberg into...

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  25. Toyota hoped for more in qualifying 17:28

    Toyota hoped for more in qualifying

    Toyota was left feeling like it could have done better after Jarno Trulli qualified seventh and team mate Timo Glock ended up thirteenth for tomorrow's...

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  26. Force India encouraged despite grid positions 17:20

    Force India encouraged despite grid positions

    The Force India Formula One Team was encouraged that Giancarlo Fisichella was just 1.3secs off the pace in today's qualifying, although he and team mate...

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  27. Disappointment for Red Bull 17:12

    Disappointment for Red Bull

    Qualifying brought disappointment for Red Bull Racing as Mark Webber and David Coulthard ended up fourteenth and seventeenth on the grid.  "We've struggled...

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  28. Qualifying disappointment for Honda 17:01

    Qualifying disappointment for Honda

    After the promise of yesterday afternoon's free practice session, in which Jenson Button set the third fastest time, today's qualifying session in Valencia...

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  29. Massa confident starting from pole 16:20

    Massa confident starting from pole

    Felipe Massa is feeling confident about his chances of victory in tomorrow's European Grand Prix at Valencia after storming to pole position, fending off a...

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  30. Hamilton happy with second 16:08

    Hamilton happy with second

    Lewis Hamilton insists he is happy with second place on the grid for tomorrow's European Grand Prix at Valencia. The McLaren driver put up a fight, going...

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  31. Massa beats Hamilton to Valencia pole 16:00

    Massa beats Hamilton to Valencia pole

    Felipe Massa held his nerve in a frantic qualifying session around the Valencia harbour, to beat Lewis Hamilton and Robert Kubica to pole position....

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  32. 13:21

    Photos: Saturday at the Valencia Street Circuit

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  33. Kubica fastest in final practice 13:02

    Kubica fastest in final practice

    BMW's Robert Kubica went fastest in final practice this morning, ahead of qualifying at the all new Valencia street circuit. He put in a clean lap to finish...

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  34. Friday 22 August 2008

  35. McLaren looking for a bit more pace 18:40

    McLaren looking for a bit more pace

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen finished today's second free practice session for the European Grand Prix in fifth and sixth...

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  36. Ferrari looking good at Valencia 18:17

    Ferrari looking good at Valencia

    Ferrari already has two Grands Prix under its belt at the new Valencia street circuit, as both drivers actually completed at least 57 laps, equivalent to...

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  37. Contrasting sessions for Toro Rosso 18:04

    Contrasting sessions for Toro Rosso

    It was a day of contrasting sessions for Scuderia Toro Rosso as Sebastian Vettel and Sebastien Bourdais finished first and fourth in the first session, only...

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  38. Kubica happy while Heidfeld struggles 17:54

    Kubica happy while Heidfeld struggles

    Both BMW Sauber F1 Team drivers had a trouble free first day on the new street circuit round the harbour area of Valencia, which received compliments from...

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  39. Glock leading Toyota charge 17:49

    Glock leading Toyota charge

    Timo Glock led Toyota's charge in Valencia today, fresh from his podium three weeks ago. The German finished free practice seventh while team mate Jarno...

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  40. Top ten lifts Force India Friday 17:34

    Top ten lifts Force India Friday

    It was a strong day for the Force India Formula One Team, with Adrian Sutil and Giancarlo Fisichella completing a combined total of 103 laps to gather vital...

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  41. Honda finds surprising pace at Valencia 17:20

    Honda finds surprising pace at Valencia

    Honda's Rubens Barrichello and Jenson Button spent the opening 15 minutes of the first session acclimatising to the circuit before getting down to the...

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  42. Williams hopeful of top ten 17:12

    Williams hopeful of top ten

    Formula One hit the streets of Valencia for the first time today for the Friday practice sessions. Williams drivers, Nico Rosberg and Kazuki Nakajima, spent...

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  43. Red Bull looking for more pace 17:01

    Red Bull looking for more pace

    Red Bull Racing found itself on the wrong side of the top ten in practice today at Valencia as Mark Webber ended up eleventh and team mate David Coulthard...

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  44. Paddock observes silence for Madrid victims 16:18

    Paddock observes silence for Madrid victims

    The F1 paddock observed a three minute silence in Valencia earlier today, to pay respect to the victims of this week's Madrid plane crash in which over 150...

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  45. Rain could disrupt Valencia weekend 15:07

    Rain could disrupt Valencia weekend

    Rain could disrupt this weekend's European Grand Prix at Valencia, with a distinct possibility of rain showers forecast for Saturday afternoon. The weather...

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  46. 13:10

    Photos: Friday at the Valencia Street Circuit

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  47. Vettel sets early pace at Valencia 12:39

    Vettel sets early pace at Valencia

    Scuderia Toro Rosso's Sebastian Vettel was the surprise pace setter at the end of first practice on the all new Valencia street circuit in Spain. Felipe...

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  48. Thursday 21 August 2008

  49. 14:13

    Photos: Thursday at the Valencia Street Circuit

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  50. A snapshot of Valencia 06:00

    A snapshot of Valencia

    Completed only a few weeks ago, Valencia's new circuit is a relatively unknown quantity. What is clear, however, is that it has been designed to include all...

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  51. Wednesday 20 August 2008

  52. 15:38

    Photos: Preperations at Valencia

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  53. Valencia technical preview 06:00

    Valencia technical preview

    Situated in the marina area of Valencia, this brand new street course promises to be one of the most exciting additions to the Formula 1 calendar in recent...

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  54. Wednesday 4 June 2008

  55. Valencia street circuit to be tested next month 14:43

    Valencia street circuit to be tested next month

    In order to make sure everything is safe and secure the Valencia Street Circuit will play host to a Spanish F3 championship race at the end of next month....

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  56. Thursday 20 December 2007

  57. Valencia Grand Prix under threat? 09:48

    Valencia Grand Prix under threat?

    The all-new Valencia Grand Prix, which is scheduled for August 2008, is already under threats as the European Union received complaints from the Valencia...

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