Teams hoping to keep '09 rules

Teams hoping to keep '09 rules

Formula One teams are looking to receive confirmation of a backsliding to this year's technical regulations for the 2010 season this week. The ten teams, having met with the FIA in Monaco, are hoping for a single tier championship but without compromising the promised financial assistance to new teams.
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2009 Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Monday 25 May 2009

  2. Teams hoping to keep '09 rules 12:24

    Teams hoping to keep '09 rules

    Formula One teams are looking to receive confirmation of a backsliding to this year's technical regulations for the 2010 season this week. The ten teams, having…

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  3. Our car was not competitive, says Theissen 09:30

    Our car was not competitive, says Theissen

    The BMW Sauber team continued with its struggles in Monte-Carlo at the weekend. After a succesful season in 2008 and gradual progress since 2006, the white…

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  4. Brawn: "Winning Monaco means a lot" 06:00

    Brawn: "Winning Monaco means a lot"

    Ross Brawn was extremely proud to have scored a one-two victory at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday, as the English engineer and team boss saw Jenson Button…

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  5. Fisichella repents bad start 03:00

    Fisichella repents bad start

    Giancarlo Fisichella could not help but feel disappointed after finishing ninth and under two seconds away from a points position in the Monaco Grand Prix. The…

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  6. Sunday 24 May 2009

  7. 20:42

    Photos: Sunday in Monte-Carlo

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  8. Webber 'best of the rest' 19:48

    Webber 'best of the rest'

    Mark Webber was content after being the first non-Brawn or Ferrari driver to finish in the Monaco Grand Prix. Although team-mate Sebastian Vettel retired from…

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  9. Mixed feelings at Scuderia Toro Rosso 19:21

    Mixed feelings at Scuderia Toro Rosso

    The Scuderia Toro Rosso team has scored one point in Monte-Carlo. Sebastien Bourdais managed to finished in eighth position winning the team's only point this…

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  10. Massa happy to complete Ferrari top four 19:21

    Massa happy to complete Ferrari top four

    Felipe Massa was satisfied to have crossed the finish line in fourth place and collected five points in the Monaco Grand Prix. The Brazilian, who scored for the…

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  11. Hard afternoon for BMW 19:12

    Hard afternoon for BMW

    BMW Sauber experienced one of its most difficult afternoons of the season at the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. With both cars having qualified for only the tenth…

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  12. Toyota left empty-handed in Monaco 18:49

    Toyota left empty-handed in Monaco

    Toyota drivers Timo Glock and Jarno Trulli finished in tenth and thirteenth respectively in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix. Following Saturday's disappointing…

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  13. Seat belt issues for Barrichello 18:41

    Seat belt issues for Barrichello

    Rubens Barrichello explained that a problem with a loose seat belt restrained him from catching team-mate Jenson Button in Sunday afternoon's Monaco Grand Prix.…

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  14. Williams scores three points in Monaco 18:35

    Williams scores three points in Monaco

    Williams F1 driver Nico Rosberg has once again scored valuable points for the Williams F1 team. Team-mate Kazuki Nakajima failed to score any points as the…

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  15. Button delighted with Monaco victory 18:28

    Button delighted with Monaco victory

    Jenson Button was delighted to have become the second consecutive British winner of the Monaco Grand Prix. The Brawn driver, who claimed his fifth 2009 win from…

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  16. Kovalainen annoyed with points loss 18:01

    Kovalainen annoyed with points loss

    Heikki Kovalainen was frustrated to have thrown away a potential three points after crashing out of the Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. Having suffered from a…

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  17. 'Maximum' effort and two points for Alonso 17:47

    'Maximum' effort and two points for Alonso

    Fernando Alonso was satisfied to have finished seventh in the Monaco Grand Prix after claiming that his performance was the 'maximum' possible with the Renault…

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  18. Hamilton: "I'll be back next year to win!" 17:03

    Hamilton: "I'll be back next year to win!"

    Lewis Hamilton has vowed that he will be returning to Monte-Carlo with winning the target in 2010 after a tough day in the principality. The World Champion, who…

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  19. Vettel admits driving error 17:01

    Vettel admits driving error

    Sebastian Vettel was unable to finish Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix after the Red Bull Racing driver crashed into the tyre barriers in Monte-Carlo. Having been…

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  20. Button wins on streets of Monaco 16:50

    Button wins on streets of Monaco

    Jenson Button headed home a Brawn one-two finish in Monte-Carlo on Sunday, confirming his fifth win from six Grands Prix this season. With Rubens Barrichello in…

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  21. Piquet slams 'young' Buemi's error 15:42

    Piquet slams 'young' Buemi's error

    A furious Nelson Piquet was less than satisfied to have been taken out of Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix when Sébastien Buemi drove into the back of the Renault.…

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  22. BMW could reconsider F1 future 11:34

    BMW could reconsider F1 future

    According to BMW Sauber F1 boss Mario Theissen the future of the team in Formula 1 depends on the outcome of current talks between the FOTA and FIA. The team…

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  23. Damage limitation for McLaren? 07:00

    Damage limitation for McLaren?

    The McLaren team will approach the Monaco Grand Prix with aggression on Sunday after a difficult qualifying session saw World Champion driver Lewis Hamilton…

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  24. Räikkönen eyes race win 06:00

    Räikkönen eyes race win

    Kimi Räikkönen will start Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix from the front row, right next to pole man Jenson Button. Having scored just three points so far this…

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  25. Ross Brawn confident ahead of race 05:00

    Ross Brawn confident ahead of race

    A content Ross Brawn is filled with optimism ahead of Sunday afternoon's Monte-Carlo Grand Prix. The Englishman saw his BGP 001 car clinch its fourth pole…

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  26. Saturday 23 May 2009

  27. Gearbox change drops Hamilton to last 22:05

    Gearbox change drops Hamilton to last

    Lewis Hamilton will be starting from the back of the grid in Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix after the McLaren team received a five-place grid penalty as a result of…

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  28. Vettel aggressive but one-stop for Glock 20:56

    Vettel aggressive but one-stop for Glock

    Sebastian Vettel will be carrying the lightest car into Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix as the Red Bull team looks to reap the rewards of a shorter first stint that…

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  29. Mixed day for Renault 20:42

    Mixed day for Renault

    The Renault team experienced a day of mixed results in qualifying on Saturday as Fernando Alonso and Nelson Piquet took their R29s to ninth and twelfth…

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  30. Vettel compromised by slower cars 20:28

    Vettel compromised by slower cars

    Sebastian Vettel was frustrated to have been slowed down by other cars during the qualifying session for the Monaco Grand Prix. The German, who still managed…

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  31. Räikkönen silences critics with second place 20:02

    Räikkönen silences critics with second place

    Kimi Räikkönen's worldwide contingent of fans was delighted to see the Finn back at the sharp end of a Formula One grid as the 2007 World Champion claimed…

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  32. Horse prances again for Ferrari 19:26

    Horse prances again for Ferrari

    Ferrari was more accustomed to its positions at the end of qualifying for the Monaco Grand Prix. After a poor start to the season - with just six points from…

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  33. Impressive Saturday for Force India 19:02

    Impressive Saturday for Force India

    Giancarlo Fisichella and Adrian Sutil were all smiles after passing through to the second phase of the qualifying session in Monaco on Saturday. Despite the…

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  34. Buemi laments last lap mistake 18:46

    Buemi laments last lap mistake

    Switzerland's Sébastien Buemi continued to impress in Monaco on Saturday with another strong qualifying performance to leave him eleventh on the grid and best…

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  35. Kubica: "We have to realise we are bad" 18:26

    Kubica: "We have to realise we are bad"

    BMW Sauber was disappointed to walk away from the qualifying session after just twenty minutes in Monaco with only ninth row positions on the grid. Struggling…

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  36. Top ten results for Williams 17:53

    Top ten results for Williams

    The Williams team was happy to have secured top ten positions for both drivers in qualifying for this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix. With unusual names towards…

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  37. Budget cap to be delayed until 2012? 17:39

    Budget cap to be delayed until 2012?

    A paddock rumour in Monaco is suggesting that the FIA's imposed £40m budget cap, due to take action for the first time next year, may in fact be delayed for…

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  38. Button ecstatic with first Monaco pole 17:24

    Button ecstatic with first Monaco pole

    Jenson Button was once again overjoyed to have claimed pole position after driving a fine lap in Monte-Carlo. The Brawn driver, who currently has a…

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  39. Toyota protest Alonso block 17:13

    Toyota protest Alonso block

    The Toyota team has lodged a complaint with Monaco stewards after Fernando Alonso allegedly held up former team-mate Jarno Trulli during qualifying on Saturday.…

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  40. Hamilton admits mistake 17:00

    Hamilton admits mistake

    Lewis Hamilton was quick to put up his hands and admit that an unforced driving error put him into the Mirabeau wall and out of qualifying ahead of Sunday's…

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  41. Button grabs Monte-Carlo pole 16:10

    Button grabs Monte-Carlo pole

    Jenson Button has claimed pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix, as the Englishman's fine run of 2009 performances continues. He is joined on the front row of…

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  42. 14:17

    Photos: Saturday in Monte-Carlo

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  43. FIA judges watching chicanes 14:16

    FIA judges watching chicanes

    The FIA has warned drivers that any signs of chicanes being cut in Monte-Carlo will be reported to race stewards with immediate effect. The notice came as the…

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  44. USF1 submits 2010 entry 14:04

    USF1 submits 2010 entry

    The USF1 team has submitted its entry plans for next year's World Championship, ahead of the closing deadline on Friday. The Charlotte-based team, headed by Ken…

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  45. Alonso heads final Monaco practice 13:04

    Alonso heads final Monaco practice

    Fernando Alonso has finished fastest in Saturday morning practice in Monte-Carlo. The Spaniard's Renault set his best effort with Super Soft tyres onboard…

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  46. Friday 22 May 2009

  47. 16:21

    Photos: Friday in Monte-Carlo

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  48. Hamilton not favourite for win, says Haug 10:15

    Hamilton not favourite for win, says Haug

    Lewis Hamilton looked like he was back on the pace in Thursday's free practice session. The reigning world champion has yet to win a race this season. According…

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  49. McLaren improving in Monaco 07:00

    McLaren improving in Monaco

    The McLaren team showed a markedly improved performance in Monaco's first two practice sessions on Thursday as Lewis Hamilton and Heikki Kovalainen finished the…

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  50. Domenicali: We're in good shape 06:00

    Domenicali: We're in good shape

    Felipe Massa showed in Thursday's free practice what Ferrari is capable of doing in Monaco. The team should be able to score some more points this weekend in…

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  51. Super Soft: fastest tyre in Monaco 05:00

    Super Soft: fastest tyre in Monaco

    Bridgestone was happy with the general performance of its tyres after the first day of practice in Monte-Carlo. The Japanese company, sole tyre manufacturer in…

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  52. Thursday 21 May 2009

  53. Force India drivers struggle with tyre graining 20:29

    Force India drivers struggle with tyre graining

    At the Force India Formula 1 team Adrian Sutil showed he knows how to attack the street circuit in Monte Carlo. The German set the 13th fastest lap time. At the…

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  54. Button needing better setup 20:28

    Button needing better setup

    Jenson Button will continue to search for a more suitable car setup in final practice on Saturday morning after suffering from a small number of issues on…

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  55. Ferrari moving forwards 20:13

    Ferrari moving forwards

    Ferrari is remaining realistic after practice in Monaco on Thursday; the Italian team, centre of attention off the track as the budget cap row rages on, has…

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  56. Rosberg: There is more in the car 20:09

    Rosberg: There is more in the car

    Nico Rosberg topped the time sheets at the end of the first day of the 2009 Monaco Grand Prix. The German struggled in the morning as he didn't feel that…

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  57. Hamilton aiming for Q3 in qualifying 19:52

    Hamilton aiming for Q3 in qualifying

    The McLaren team was happy to be back towards the sharp end of the classification after practice in Monaco on Thursday. With evidently more competitive cars at…

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  58. Toro Rosso drivers reasonably positive 19:50

    Toro Rosso drivers reasonably positive

    Both Sebastiens at Scuderia Toro Rosso managed to work through their scheduled programme on Thursday as the duo prepared their STR4 for Sunday's legendary…

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  59. Mixed day for Red Bull 19:30

    Mixed day for Red Bull

    The Red Bull Racing team had a day of mixed fortunes in Monte-Carlo on Thursday as Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber eventually claimed sixth and twelfth…

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  60. 'Reasonable' practice for Piquet 19:14

    'Reasonable' practice for Piquet

    Nelson Piquet was satisfied with first and second practice session results in Monte-Carlo on Thursday ahead of this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix. The Brazilian…

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  61. Mediocre performance for Toyota 18:41

    Mediocre performance for Toyota

    Toyota experienced an uncharacteristic day in Monaco on Thursday as Jarno Trulli and Timo Glock wound up fourteenth and eighteenth fastest in Monaco's second…

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  62. Miserable Thursday for BMW 18:18

    Miserable Thursday for BMW

    The BMW team was distinctly downcast after a torrid Thursday of practice in Monte-Carlo. The white cars, running again without KERS, suffered with brake…

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  63. Ecclestone hoping for Ferrari continuation 17:14

    Ecclestone hoping for Ferrari continuation

    Bernie Ecclestone has admitted that he is concerned over the fact that the Ferrari team is considering a sharp exit from Formula One at the end of the 2009…

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  64. Rosberg tops practice again 16:33

    Rosberg tops practice again

    Nico Rosberg has once again finished at the top of a practice session after the Williams set the pace in Monte-Carlo's afternoon period on Thursday. The German…

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  65. 16:30

    GPUpdate TV: Monaco track guide

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