Vettel waiting for race winner's trophy

Vettel waiting for race winner's trophy

Sebastian Vettel is waiting for a replica of his race winner's trophy from the Chinese Grand Prix. Like with a number of teams on the grid, the German's Red Bull Racing contract states that the team is entitled to keep the original version to showcase at their Milton Keynes base.
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2009 Bahrain Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Thursday 30 April 2009

  2. Vettel waiting for race winner's trophy 12:05

    Vettel waiting for race winner's trophy

    Sebastian Vettel is waiting for a replica of his race winner's trophy from the Chinese Grand Prix. Like with a number of teams on the grid, the German's Red...

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  3. Tuesday 28 April 2009

  4. Howett: "We could smell the victory" 13:09

    Howett: "We could smell the victory"

    Toyota's John Howett was both happy and disappointed after the Bahrain Grand Prix, a race in which Jarno Trulli finished third to claim a podium spot for...

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  5. Buemi slowed by BMW debris in Bahrain 11:21

    Buemi slowed by BMW debris in Bahrain

    Sébastien Buemi's tough afternoon in Bahrain on Sunday was not helped by the fact that the Swiss driver's progress was hampered during the race after...

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  6. Button burnt during Bahrain Grand Prix 04:00

    Button burnt during Bahrain Grand Prix

    Jenson Button may have won and increased his championship lead in Bahrain at the weekend, although all was not well for the Englishman inside the...

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  7. Sunday 26 April 2009

  8. Dismal day for BMW 20:40

    Dismal day for BMW

    The BMW team's disastrous end to the second pair of 'flyaway' races in 2009 resulted in eighteenth and nineteenth places at the Bahrain Grand Prix. After...

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  9. Alonso dehydrated after race 20:19

    Alonso dehydrated after race

    Fernando Alonso was the unfortunate victim of dehydration when stepping out of his Renault at the end of the Bahrain Grand Prix. The Spaniard, who started...

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  10. Bourdais pleased dispite disappointing 13th place 20:03

    Bourdais pleased dispite disappointing 13th place

    Sebastien Bourdais was mainly found in the back of the field but managed to get the right race strategy and set-up for his STR4. The Frenchman might have...

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  11. Diverse race for Red Bull drivers 19:53

    Diverse race for Red Bull drivers

    The Red Bull Racing team had an afternoon of mixed result in Bahrain as Sebastian Vettel drove another strong race to confirm his scoring of eighteen points...

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  12. Season-best result for Hamilton 19:08

    Season-best result for Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton was both relieved and satisfied to finish fourth and take five points away from the Bahrain Grand Prix. Ironically, the McLaren driver...

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  13. No points for Williams at Sakhir 18:40

    No points for Williams at Sakhir

    Another difficult Grand Prix for the Williams teams yielded no reward in Bahrain, as Nico Rosberg missed a point by just over five seconds and Kazuki...

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  14. A Bahrain GP to forget for Massa 18:16

    A Bahrain GP to forget for Massa

    Felipe Massa suffered from a lack of pace and string of incidents in the Bahrain Grand Prix on his way to fourteenth place, one lap down on the leaders....

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  15. Trulli wanted race win 17:57

    Trulli wanted race win

    Jarno Trulli expressed his disappointment after the Bahrain Grand Prix having finished second to Jenson Button. The Italian started the race from pole...

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  16. Glock blames tyres for disappointing race result 17:38

    Glock blames tyres for disappointing race result

    A disappointed Timo Glock finished Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix in seventh position; the German had hoped for a much better result after his Toyota team...

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  17. Button: "Not an easy win" 17:21

    Button: "Not an easy win"

    Jenson Button was overjoyed to score his third victory of the season in Bahrain on Sunday. The Brawn GP driver was able to pass Sebastien Vettel at the...

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  18. Three out of four for Button 16:50

    Three out of four for Button

    Jenson Button has taken victory in the Bahrain Grand Prix from fourth on the starting grid. The World Championship leader pulled clear of the chasing pack...

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  19. Lauda to take astronaut training 13:54

    Lauda to take astronaut training

    Triple Formula One Champion Niki Lauda is to undergo a training programme in order to fly passengers into space with Virgin Galactic, according to Richard...

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  20. 13:00

    Photos: Sunday in Sakhir

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  21. Virgin increases interest in Brawn title sponsorship 06:00

    Virgin increases interest in Brawn title sponsorship

    The Virgin group has upped its interest in becoming title sponsor of Brawn GP, having signed as sponsor to the team at the season-opening Australian Grand...

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  22. Saturday 25 April 2009

  23. Two Toro Rossos out in Q1 20:47

    Two Toro Rossos out in Q1

    The Toro Rosso team was disappointed to see both of its cars eliminated in the first phase of qualifying, as Sébastien Buemi and Sébastien Bourdais q...

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  24. BMW content after another tough day 20:32

    BMW content after another tough day

    The BMW Sauber team was satisfied after receiving no unexpected results in Bahrain, although the two cars are still lacking pace at the last 'flyaway' race...

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  25. Both Renault drivers aiming for points 19:56

    Both Renault drivers aiming for points

    The two Renault drivers are hoping to finish in the top eight of the Bahrain Grand Prix after qualifying seventh and fifteenth on the grid. Fernando Alonso...

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  26. Car weights released by FIA 18:33

    Car weights released by FIA

    The FIA has revealed the weights of all twenty cars ahead of the Bahrain Grand Prix. The starting weights give an indication as to the amount of fuel in the...

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  27. Sutil penalised for slowing Webber 18:04

    Sutil penalised for slowing Webber

    Force India driver Adrian Sutil has received a penalty for holding up the Red Bull of Mark Webber during qualifying for the Bahrain Grand Prix. The...

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  28. Ferrari returns to the top ten 17:32

    Ferrari returns to the top ten

    The Ferrari team was relived to be back in the top ten of qualifying at Sakhir, as they continue to search for World Championship points after a terrible...

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  29. Rosberg disappointed with ninth 17:14

    Rosberg disappointed with ninth

    Nico Rosberg felt disappointed to qualify ninth on the grid for the Bahrain Grand Prix, having been third fastest in morning practice and at the top of the...

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  30. Webber blocked and at the back 16:54

    Webber blocked and at the back

    Mark Webber was not happy to qualify just nineteenth on Saturday in Bahrain, having been blocked by the Force India of Adrian Sutil in the final minute of...

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  31. Trulli out of touch for Glock 16:40

    Trulli out of touch for Glock

    Timo Glock has admitted that the pace of team-mate Jarno Trulli was too much to be able to keep up with in Bahrain's qualifying session on Saturday, as the...

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  32. Hamilton targeting podium finish 16:22

    Hamilton targeting podium finish

    Lewis Hamilton is looking to achieve a podium finish from Sunday's Bahrain Grand Prix after qualifying his McLaren fifth on the grid. The World Champion's...

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  33. 'Brawn not fastest anymore' - Button 16:12

    'Brawn not fastest anymore' - Button

    Jenson Button has admitted that the Brawn GP cars are no longer the class of the 2009 field, having taken two poles and two wins from the Australian and...

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  34. Trulli on pole but worried about brakes 16:01

    Trulli on pole but worried about brakes

    Jarno Trulli was delighted to have taken pole position for the Bahrain Grand Prix, heading the grid ahead of team-mate Timo Glock. The top spot ensures the...

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  35. Trulli and Glock confirm all-Toyota front row 15:06

    Trulli and Glock confirm all-Toyota front row

    Jarno Trulli has taken pole position in Bahrain as the Toyota team locks out the front row for the first time in their history. Chinese Grand Prix winner...

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  36. FOTA wants KERS ban 13:16

    FOTA wants KERS ban

    The Formula One Teams' Association (FOTA) has expressed its dissatisfaction over the Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS), so much so that it hopes to have...

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  37. Hamilton stands by his team 12:57

    Hamilton stands by his team

    Lewis Hamilton has said he will stand by his team and will not leave them during their difficult times as the team prepares for next week's 'Liargate'...

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  38. 12:19

    Photos: Saturday in Sakhir

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  39. Glock goes fastest in final practice 12:08

    Glock goes fastest in final practice

    Toyota's Timo Glock completed the fastest lap in Saturday's final practice n Bahrain. The German then saw his session come to a premature end, however, as hi...

    F1
  40. Stewart talks of British GP situation 06:00

    Stewart talks of British GP situation

    Jackie Stewart has spoken out over the current dilemma facing the future of the British Grand Prix. Due to be held at Donington Park for a decade from next...

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  41. Differing Friday fortunes for Toyota 00:24

    Differing Friday fortunes for Toyota

    The Toyota team had a day of ups and downs in Bahrain on Friday as the team's good form from the first three race weekends appeared to fade slightly, with...

    F1
  42. Friday 24 April 2009

  43. Red Bull in the desert top five 23:40

    Red Bull in the desert top five

    The Red Bull team may not have shone in Bahrain on Friday in the same fashion as during the Chinese Grand Prix last weekend, although drivers Sebastian...

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  44. Ferrari misery continues 19:33

    Ferrari misery continues

    The Ferrari team continued to struggle in the fourth and final 'flyaway' Friday before returning to Europe, as Felipe Massa and Kimi Räikkönen rounded off t...

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  45. Alonso second on Friday 18:34

    Alonso second on Friday

    Fernando Alonso was satisfied to move up to second in the final classification of Friday's practice session, after holding the slowest lap time for much of...

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  46. Kubica adapting to KERS 18:12

    Kubica adapting to KERS

    Robert Kubica will be running the KERS device for the first time in a race at Sakhir this weekend, having trialled the device in practice for the Chinese...

    F1
  47. Day of variables for Hamilton 17:44

    Day of variables for Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton experienced mixed results in Bahrain on Friday with a midfield slot in the afternoon after topping the timesheets earlier on. Despite...

    F1
  48. Sixth and ninth for Brawn 17:29

    Sixth and ninth for Brawn

    The Brawn GP team finished practice slightly lower than anticipated on Friday with positions six and eight for Jenson Button and Rubens Barrichello. The...

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  49. Rosberg confident for good result 17:13

    Rosberg confident for good result

    Nico Rosberg was happy to be back at the top of the timesheets in Bahrain, as the Williams driver is the only man to have topped a practice session at all...

    F1
  50. McLaren apologises to FIA 16:54

    McLaren apologises to FIA

    The McLaren team has apologised to Formula One's governing body following the scenario which played out over the week between the season-opening Australian...

    F1
  51. Rosberg fastest in afternoon practice 15:55

    Rosberg fastest in afternoon practice

    Nico Rosberg has finished fastest in Bahrain on Friday, as the Williams driver retook the position he has become accustomed to in practice this year. The...

    F1
  52. 'Mercedes not leaving F1' 13:13

    'Mercedes not leaving F1'

    Norbert Haug has stressed that Mercedes-Benz remains concentrated on Formula One despite a testing time at the start of 2009. Although the Brawn team has...

    F1
  53. Ecclestone 'disgraced' with British GP disorganisation 12:52

    Ecclestone 'disgraced' with British GP disorganisation

    Bernie Ecclestone has slammed the manner in which the future of the British Grand Prix is being moulded, with news emerging yesterday that Donington Park...

    F1
  54. Codemasters releases information on F1 games 12:24

    Codemasters releases information on F1 games

    Codemasters has released more information of its latest project, as the company continues its development of the official Formula One video game having won...

    F1
  55. 12:20

    Photos: Friday in Sakhir

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  56. Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain 11:36

    Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain

    Lewis Hamilton has set the fastest lap time for first practice in Bahrain, as the World Champion repeated the feat of China last weekend. The BMW cars of...

    F1
  57. Kubica to race with KERS in Bahrain 08:19

    Kubica to race with KERS in Bahrain

    BMW Sauber's Robert Kubica has said he will be racing with the KERS system onboard this weekend. Bahrain will mark the first time for the Polish driver...

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  58. Thursday 23 April 2009

  59. No KERS for Räikkönen on Friday 17:01

    No KERS for Räikkönen on Friday

    The Ferrari Formula 1 team will not fit KERS on Kimi Räikkönen's car this Friday in Bahrain, the Fin revealed on Thursday. The Italian team will fit KERS to...

    F1
  60. Domenicali: We will suffer again in Bahrain 16:50

    Domenicali: We will suffer again in Bahrain

    Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali is not very positive ahead of this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix. The Italian sees his team at the bottom of the...

    F1
  61. 15:00

    GPUpdate TV: Bahrain Grand Prix preview

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  62. 12:19

    Photos: Thursday in Sakhir

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  63. 03:00

    GPUpdate TV: Rosberg talks us through Sakhir circuit

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  64. Wednesday 22 April 2009

  65. Force India to introduce new diffuser and floor in Bahrain 17:13

    Force India to introduce new diffuser and floor in Bahrain

    The Force India Formula 1 team will introduce two major changes to its VJM02 at this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix. The Silverstone based team will be...

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  66. Ecclestone to reveal private F1 collection in Bahrain 16:26

    Ecclestone to reveal private F1 collection in Bahrain

    Bernie Ecclestone will show a part of his private collection of Formula One racing cars at this weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix. The collection has never...

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  67. 15:40

    Photos: Preperations at Sakhir

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