Ecclestone: No racism in Formula 1

Ecclestone: No racism in Formula 1

Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has said there are absolutely no racism problems in Formula 1. In this year's pre-season testing in Spain there was some sort of racism at Circuit de Catalunya but the booing in Brazil had nothing to do with anything like that.
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2008 Brazilian Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Thursday 6 November 2008

  2. Ecclestone: No racism in Formula 1 11:06

    Ecclestone: No racism in Formula 1

    Formula 1 boss Bernie Ecclestone has said there are absolutely no racism problems in Formula 1. In this year's pre-season testing in Spain there was some sort…

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  3. Tuesday 4 November 2008

  4. Father Hamilton: Lewis is still learning 11:42

    Father Hamilton: Lewis is still learning

    Lewis Hamilton's father Anthony believes his son is getting stronger and stronger as the years roll by in Formula 1. According to Anthony Hamilton his son is…

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  5. Monday 3 November 2008

  6. Hamilton fan wins £125,000 on Hamilton's win 14:00

    Hamilton fan wins £125,000 on Hamilton's win

    A fan who placed a £100 bet over a decade ago has won £ 125,000 after Lewis Hamilton has won the Formula 1 championship on Sunday. The unnamed punter placed…

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  7. Schumacher overwhelmed by Sunday's race 12:21

    Schumacher overwhelmed by Sunday's race

    Michael Schumacher enjoyed watching Sunday's final round in the 2008 Formula One championship. The seven time F1 world champion saw Lewis Hamilton win his first…

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  8. Mercedes happy with Hamilton's title 10:15

    Mercedes happy with Hamilton's title

    Mercedes Motorsport chief Norbert Haug was extremely pleased with Hamilton's result in the Brazilian Grand Prix. Hamilton clinched the championship with a…

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  9. Hill: "It's good to celebrate a British World Champion" 06:00

    Hill: "It's good to celebrate a British World Champion"

    Damon Hill, President of the British Racing Drivers' Club (BRDC) and the last British driver to win the Formula 1 World Championship, was joined by 1979 Formula…

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  10. Sunday 2 November 2008

  11. Mixed emotions for constructors' champions Ferrari 23:11

    Mixed emotions for constructors' champions Ferrari

    Felipe Massa won the Brazilian Grand Prix and Kimi Raikkonen finished third. Thanks to this result, Ferrari has won the Constructors' Championship for the…

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  12. McLaren celebrates Hamilton's dramatic title victory 22:41

    McLaren celebrates Hamilton's dramatic title victory

    In one of the most dramatic finishes to a world championship ever, Lewis Hamilton took the title by a single point after securing fifth position on the final…

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  13. 22:15

    Photos: Sunday in Sao Paulo

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  14. Another podium rounds off Renault's season 22:10

    Another podium rounds off Renault's season

    Renault made the most of an exciting Brazilian Grand Prix as Fernando Alonso finished in second place to end the team's season on a high. But the joy was…

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  15. Honda happy to see back of season 21:55

    Honda happy to see back of season

    The 2008 Formula One World Championship reached its conclusion this afternoon in Brazil, where the Honda cars came home in 13th and 15th positions. Rubens…

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  16. BMW ends season on low 21:40

    BMW ends season on low

    The BMW Sauber F1 Team had a disappointing final to what was a very successful season. At the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos Nick Heidfeld and Robert Kubica…

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  17. Frustrating finale for Force India 21:35

    Frustrating finale for Force India

    Force India suffered a frustrating end to its debut season in today's Brazilian Grand Prix. Points looked tantalisingly close for Giancarlo Fisichella, who had…

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  18. Disappointing final race for Williams 21:04

    Disappointing final race for Williams

    Both Williams drivers were caught up in a first corner incident prompted by the wet conditions, although neither suffered terminal damage. From 18th on the…

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  19. Glock says last lap conditions 'impossible' 20:58

    Glock says last lap conditions 'impossible'

    Timo Glock ended up playing a key part in the 2008 drivers championship after he struggled so badly on the final lap on dry tyres in wet conditions, that Lewis…

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  20. Vettel didn't have a clue about his position 20:49

    Vettel didn't have a clue about his position

    Sebastian Vettel did what he had to do in the Brazilian Grand Prix and that was racing until the end. The German managed to overtake Lewis Hamilton with two…

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  21. Final race blow-out for Coulthard and Red Bull 20:36

    Final race blow-out for Coulthard and Red Bull

    David Coulthard saw his swansong race in F1 end in the very first corner when he was hit from behind and sent spinning out. Things didn't go much better for…

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  22. Emotional Massa stands proud in face of defeat 20:24

    Emotional Massa stands proud in face of defeat

    A very emotional Felipe Massa fought back the tears after the Brazilian Grand Prix after losing out on the championship by a point to Lewis Hamilton. "The…

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  23. Delighted Hamilton savours narrow championship victory 20:10

    Delighted Hamilton savours narrow championship victory

    After clinching his first F1 championship by one point from Felipe Massa with fifth place in the Brazilian Grand Prix, Lewis Hamilton admitted that when he…

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  24. Massa wins race, Hamilton takes title in final corner 19:55

    Massa wins race, Hamilton takes title in final corner

    Felipe Massa took a dominant victory in a thrilling race in front of his home crowd at Interlagos and looked to have snatched the drivers' crown until the final…

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  25. Toyota says farewell to team manager Cregan 15:27

    Toyota says farewell to team manager Cregan

    The Panasonic Toyota Racing on-track team paid tribute to Team Manager Richard Cregan at Interlagos today, on the occasion of his final Grand Prix wearing the…

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  26. Wet race expected in Sao Paulo (update) 13:48

    Wet race expected in Sao Paulo (update)

    The latest weather forecasts predict heavy rain and even thunderstorms around the Sao Paulo area. It is expected around the end of the afternoon, the rain is…

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  27. McLaren team extremely well prepared for final round 13:41

    McLaren team extremely well prepared for final round

    McLaren Formula 1 team boss Ron Dennis has said his team couldn't have done anything better as the team prepared themselves for the title showdown at…

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  28. Vettel won't be easy on Hamilton 13:38

    Vettel won't be easy on Hamilton

    Sebastian Vettel has said he won't be careful when Formula One championship candidate Lewis Hamilton will be fighting him this Sunday in the Brazilian Grand…

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  29. Saturday 1 November 2008

  30. Ferrari poised following ideal qualifying 20:11

    Ferrari poised following ideal qualifying

    Eighth pole position of the season for Ferrari, the sixth courtesy of Felipe Massa. For the third year in a row, the Brazilian will start his home race from the…

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  31. McLaren 'comfortable' with qualifying result 20:00

    McLaren 'comfortable' with qualifying result

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen will start Sunday's Brazilian Grand Prix, the final grand prix of the 2008 Formula 1 World…

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  32. Strong final qualifying for Toro Rosso 19:55

    Strong final qualifying for Toro Rosso

    Scuderia Toro Rosso finished 2008 qualifying the way it has grown so accustomed to recently, with both cars in the top ten. Sebastian Vettel ended up seventh on…

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  33. Disappointing qualifying for Red Bull 19:51

    Disappointing qualifying for Red Bull

    After some encouraging pace in Friday practice, Red Bull Racing had a disappointing qualifying result as Mark Webber ended up twelfth on the grid and David…

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  34. Very mixed emotions for BMW 19:45

    Very mixed emotions for BMW

    Very mixed emotions for the BMW Sauber F1 Team after the final qualifying of the 2008 season: While Nick Heidfeld made it easily into the top ten and qualified…

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  35. Toyota delighted with qualifying 19:39

    Toyota delighted with qualifying

    The toyota team was delighted with the final qualifying of the year as Jarno Trulli managed to spring a major surprise and go second fastest while team mate…

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  36. Typical qualifying for Honda 19:29

    Typical qualifying for Honda

    Rubens Barrichello will start his home Grand Prix from 15th position after maximising the performance of his RA108 in Q1 at the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace. The…

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  37. Renault happy with sixth and eleventh 19:12

    Renault happy with sixth and eleventh

    It was another positive afternoon for the Renault team as Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet qualified in 6th and 11th places for tomorrow's Brazilian Grand Prix…

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  38. Dismal qualifying for Williams 18:50

    Dismal qualifying for Williams

    Williams' participation in this afternoon's qualifying for the final race of the season, the Brazilian Grand Prix, was short lived with both Nico Rosberg and…

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  39. 18:49

    Photos: Saturday in Sao Paulo

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  40. Hamilton unfazed starting fourth 18:44

    Hamilton unfazed starting fourth

    Lewis Hamilton found himself fourth on the grid for tomorrow's Brazilian Grand Prix after today's qualifying session, and despite the McLaren driver insisting…

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  41. Force India hoping for rain 18:41

    Force India hoping for rain

    The Force India team's Giancarlo Fisichella and Adrian Sutil will start the final race of the 2008 FIA Formula One World Championship from 19th and 20th…

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  42. Massa hails home crowd help to pole 18:34

    Massa hails home crowd help to pole

    Felipe Massa hailed his amazing home crowd support after storming to a dominant pole position at Interlagos today. The Brazilian's fans have been incredibly…

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  43. Trulli always expected to be strong at Interlagos 18:21

    Trulli always expected to be strong at Interlagos

    Jarno Trulli may have achieved Toyota's first front row start since the 2005 Japanese Grand Prix - 55 races ago - but the Italian claimed he always expected to…

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  44. Raikkonen - I did what I needed to 18:10

    Raikkonen - I did what I needed to

    Kimi Raikkonen was happy to have done what he was expected to by Ferrari as he put his car between team mate Felipe Massa and Lewis Hamilton, although he will…

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  45. Massa storms to pole, Hamilton to start fourth 18:03

    Massa storms to pole, Hamilton to start fourth

    Felipe Massa did what he needed in qualifying, storming to pole position ahead of a surprising performance from Toyota's Jarno Trulli. Kimi Raikkonen put his…

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  46. Alonso leads final practice at Interlagos 15:13

    Alonso leads final practice at Interlagos

    Former Formula 1 champion Fernando Alonso has ended the final free practice session of the season on top of the time sheets. The Spaniard set his time in the…

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  47. Friday 31 October 2008

  48. McLaren positive despite Friday positions 21:19

    McLaren positive despite Friday positions

    McLaren Mercedes drivers Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen finished Friday's second free practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix in Sao Paulo in ninth and 15th…

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  49. Both Williams in top ten 21:10

    Both Williams in top ten

    The last Friday practice sessions of the season saw the Williams team run through their usual set-up procedures and tyre comparisons in preparation for…

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  50. Force Indias stuck at the back 20:58

    Force Indias stuck at the back

    The Force India Formula One Team today started its preparations for the final race of the 2008 FIA Formula One World Championship, the Brazilian Grand Prix.…

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  51. Good start for Ferrari 20:45

    Good start for Ferrari

    A good start for Ferrari on the first day of practice for the Brazilian Grand Prix. Felipe Massa were among the quickest in both sessions and completed the…

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  52. Routine Friday for BMW 20:40

    Routine Friday for BMW

    Despite some drops of rain, the very last Friday sessions of the 2008 Formula One season went smoothly for the BMW Sauber F1 Team. Robert Kubica and Nick…

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  53. Red Bull happy with first day 20:29

    Red Bull happy with first day

    Red Bull Racing's Mark Webber and David Coulthard finished Friday free practice fifth and eleventh respectively. This weekend is Coulthard's final F1 Grand Prix…

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  54. Trulli gives Toyota hope 20:20

    Trulli gives Toyota hope

    Toyota had an encouraging day of practice at Interlagos as Jarno Trulli set the third fastest time and Timo Glock ended the day fourteenth.  "I was ill with…

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  55. Renault confident after strong Friday 20:09

    Renault confident after strong Friday

    Both Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet enjoyed productive sessions as the team worked through its technical programme of set-up work and tyre evaluation. Both…

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  56. Honda looking for more at Interlagos 20:01

    Honda looking for more at Interlagos

    Honda began its on-track preparations for the final Grand Prix of the year in Sao Paulo today, with the team's RA108 cars completing 129 laps of the 4.309km…

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  57. Mixed day for Toro Rosso 19:45

    Mixed day for Toro Rosso

    Scuderia Toro Rosso had a mixed first day of practice at the Brazilian Grand Prix as Sebastian Vettel set a strong sixth fastest time while Sebastien Bourdais…

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  58. Alonso fastest on Friday 18:38

    Alonso fastest on Friday

    Fernando Alonso was Friday's fastest man out on track at Interlagos. The Spaniard completed the fastest lap of the day in the second 90-minute free practice…

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  59. Coulthard expects more emotions on Sunday 16:44

    Coulthard expects more emotions on Sunday

    David Coulthard is still rather relaxed at the start of his final Grand Prix weekend as a Formula 1 driver. The 37-year-old Scotsman said he expects the…

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  60. 15:03

    Photos: Friday in Sao Paulo

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  61. Massa fastest in first free practice 14:39

    Massa fastest in first free practice

    Felipe Massa was the fastest man in Friday's first free practice session in front of his home crowd. The Brazilian completed his fastest lap in 1,12,305 and was…

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  62. Raikkonen approach still the same 10:03

    Raikkonen approach still the same

    Perhaps because the main focus this weekend is on Felipe Massa and Lewis Hamilton, Thursday afternoon's press meeting with Kimi Raikkonen, was the shortest of…

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  63. Thursday 30 October 2008

  64. F1 champ to see parents wave chequered flag 16:28

    F1 champ to see parents wave chequered flag

    The 2008 Formula One world champion will see the chequered flag on Sunday being waved by his father. The organisers of the Brazilian Grand Prix revealed it will…

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  65. Special livery for Coulthard's last F1 race 15:44

    Special livery for Coulthard's last F1 race

    David Coulthard will be racing in a special livery this weekend to promote Wings For Life. The Red Bull Racing driver will be competing in his last Formula 1…

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  66. 15:39

    Photos: Thursday in Sao Paulo

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  67. Downpours threaten Brazilian weekend 05:00

    Downpours threaten Brazilian weekend

    As F1 prepares for a thrilling climax to the 2008 season, rain could end up playing a major part in the outcome, as weather forecasters are predicting unsettled…

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