Michael: Temperatures no real influence

Michael: Temperatures no real influence

Sam Michael believes that the Williams team's performance was not affected by the cooler conditions of Silverstone at the weekend. As the Red Bull team excelled in the sub-twenty degree air temperatures, the Brawn cars did the opposite although Williams' technical director is not convinced that the variable environment changes had any major effect on the performances of Nico Rosberg and Kazuki Nakajima.
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2009 British Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Tuesday 23 June 2009

  2. Michael: Temperatures no real influence 10:40

    Michael: Temperatures no real influence

    Sam Michael believes that the Williams team's performance was not affected by the cooler conditions of Silverstone at the weekend. As the Red Bull team excelled…

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  3. Monday 22 June 2009

  4. 'Silverstone has never looked so good' 17:55

    'Silverstone has never looked so good'

    The Silverstone circuit is fully prepared to host next year's British Grand Prix in the event of Donington Park not being fit to host the event. With the home…

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  5. KERS a costly mistake, says Domenicali 10:53

    KERS a costly mistake, says Domenicali

    Stefano Domenicali has become the latest in a long list of people to label the Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) as an expensive waste of money for Formula…

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  6. 'Nice' to be catching Jenson 07:00

    'Nice' to be catching Jenson

    Sebastian Vettel and Rubens Barrichello were pleased to have begun reeling in Jenson Button's large championship lead at the British Grand Prix. Having won six…

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  7. Mallya optimistic after recent form 06:00

    Mallya optimistic after recent form

    Force India team boss Vijay Mallya was delighted to see driver Giancarlo Fisichella finish Sunday's British Grand Prix in tenth position. Mallya is impressed…

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  8. Sunday 21 June 2009

  9. Seven-place climb for Massa 21:17

    Seven-place climb for Massa

    Felipe Massa completed an impressive drive from eleventh on the grid to fourth at the finish of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. The Brazilian driver, who…

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  10. Strong top ten for Fisichella 20:06

    Strong top ten for Fisichella

    Giancarlo Fisichella drove a solid British Grand Prix to claim another top ten result on Sunday. Having missed out on points by only one place in Monaco, the…

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  11. Piquet ahead of Alonso in Britain 19:34

    Piquet ahead of Alonso in Britain

    The Renault team experienced another disappointing afternoon in England as Nelson Piquet and Fernando Alonso finished the British Grand Prix in twelfth and…

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  12. 'Terrible start' hinders Button 18:29

    'Terrible start' hinders Button

    Championship leader Jenson Button finished off the podium for the first time this year at Silverstone. Ironically, as his worst result so far this season came…

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  13. More than two points expected at Toyota 18:10

    More than two points expected at Toyota

    Panasonic Toyota Racing left Silverstone with two points after a frustrating British Grand Prix at Silverstone today. Hopes were high for a podium challenge…

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  14. 'I was absolutely on the limit' - Hamilton 18:08

    'I was absolutely on the limit' - Hamilton

    Reigning Champion Lewis Hamilton enjoyed his British Grand Prix on Sunday, despite enduring a lowly race at the tail end of the field for the majority of the…

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  15. Another pointless weekend for BMW 18:06

    Another pointless weekend for BMW

    The BMW Sauber Formula 1 team was unable to impress yet again. The team finished in 13th and 15th with Robert Kubica and Nick Heidfeld. It is the fifth race…

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  16. Williams moves up to fifth in championship standings 17:58

    Williams moves up to fifth in championship standings

    The Williams Formula 1 team is now in fifth place after Nico Rosberg's fifth place finish at Sunday's British Grand Prix. Rosberg scored another four points for…

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  17. Barrichelo: I did what I had to do 17:51

    Barrichelo: I did what I had to do

    Rubens Barrichello was happy with his performance at Silverstone on Sunday, finishing on the podium for the second consecutive year after beating team-mate…

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  18. Webber praises team's performance 17:37

    Webber praises team's performance

    A delighted Mark Webber thanked his Red Bull team for its continued efforts and hard work to be able to claim a one-two result in its home Grand Prix on Sunday.…

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  19. Bourdais and Kovalainen not amused after collision 17:31

    Bourdais and Kovalainen not amused after collision

    Scuderia Toro Rosso driver Sebastien Bourdais was not amused after crashing out of the British Grand Prix on Sunday. The Frenchman ran into the back of the…

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  20. Delighted Vettel thanks British fans 17:23

    Delighted Vettel thanks British fans

    Sebastian Vettel was overjoyed to have clinched victory in the British Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon, leading home Mark Webber to confirm the Red Bull Racing…

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  21. Vettel leads second Red Bull 1-2 16:28

    Vettel leads second Red Bull 1-2

    Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull racing dominated the British Grand Prix to win in style at Silverstone on Sunday afternoon. Mark Webber completed a magical day in…

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  22. 14:49

    Photos: Sunday at Silverstone

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  23. Virgin and Brawn likely to split 14:24

    Virgin and Brawn likely to split

    Richard Branson has admitted that chances of his worldwide Virgin brand name continuing its sponsorship of the Brawn GP team remain unlikely for next year. The…

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  24. Weather update: Small chance of rain 11:30

    Weather update: Small chance of rain

    Today's British Grand Prix could become a wet race again. While last year's race was soaken wet and won by Lewis Hamilton this year there is just a small chance…

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  25. Domenicali blames lack of downforce 08:00

    Domenicali blames lack of downforce

    Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali was disappointed with the team's result in Saturday's qualfiying session. The Italian saw Kimi Raikkonen and Felipe Massa…

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  26. Haug: Painful qualifying result 06:00

    Haug: Painful qualifying result

    Mercedes Motorsport chief Norbert Haug was not amused with McLaren's qualifying result at Silverstone. While Lewis Hamilton dominated last year's British Grand…

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  27. Saturday 20 June 2009

  28. Red Bull with more fuel than Brawn 19:31

    Red Bull with more fuel than Brawn

    The FIA's revealing of car weights after qualifying at Silverstone shows that pole man Sebastian Vettel will be carrying more fuel into tomorrow's British Grand…

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  29. Massa lacking raw pace 18:57

    Massa lacking raw pace

    Felipe Massa believes that no more than a pure lack of pace was his and Ferrari's downfall in qualifying at Silverstone. As team-mate Kimi Räikkönen led the…

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  30. Bourdais happier with Toro Rosso 18:46

    Bourdais happier with Toro Rosso

    Sébastien Bourdais was pleased with the improved handling of his Toro Rosso at Silverstone on Saturday. The Frenchman, who qualified seventeenth fastest, was…

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  31. BMW suffering on trying weekend 18:33

    BMW suffering on trying weekend

    The BMW team was left in the heart of the midfield after qualifying in Britain on Saturday. As Nick Heidfeld finished the slowest of the fifteen cars in Q2…

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  32. Both Toyota drivers in top ten 18:18

    Both Toyota drivers in top ten

    Both Toyota drivers managed to qualify themselves in top ten positions for the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Jarno Trulli will start from the second row of…

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  33. Career-best qualifying for Nakajima 18:16

    Career-best qualifying for Nakajima

    Kazuki Nakajima was more than satisified to have registered his best ever Formula One qualifying result at Silverstone on Saturday. The Japanese driver, who…

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  34. Kovalainen not surprised with lack of speed 18:10

    Kovalainen not surprised with lack of speed

    Heikki Kovalainen is disappointed with his qualifying result. The Finn will start Sunday's British Grand Prix from 13th position but admits he isn't really…

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  35. Barrichello 'really happy' with front row 18:10

    Barrichello 'really happy' with front row

    Rubens Barrichello is pleased to be starting second only to Sebastian Vettel in Sunday's British Grand Prix. Having claimed his first pole position at…

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  36. Alonso with heavy fuel for race 18:06

    Alonso with heavy fuel for race

    Fernando Alonso claims he is going to start Sunday's British Grand Prix with a lot of fuel on board. The Spaniard made it into the final qualifying session but…

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  37. Hamilton to push from back of grid 17:58

    Hamilton to push from back of grid

    Lewis Hamilton was left in a lowly nineteenth position when red flags were flown at Silverstone on Saturday. Whilst on his flying lap in at attempt to qualify…

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  38. Sutil shunt result of brake problem 17:46

    Sutil shunt result of brake problem

    It has been confirmed that a brake failure caused Adrian Sutil's crash in British Grand Prix qualifying on Saturday afternoon. The Force India driver, who went…

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  39. Räikkönen doubts Webber hold up 17:37

    Räikkönen doubts Webber hold up

    Kimi Räikkönen was unsure as to whether Mark Webber's passing of the Ferrari compromised the Red Bull's final qualifying lap for the British Grand Prix. The…

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  40. Webber annoyed by Räikkönen avoidance 17:28

    Webber annoyed by Räikkönen avoidance

    Mark Webber was left to consider what might have been after his fastest qualifying lap was hampered by Kimi Räikkönen's slower Ferrari at Silverstone. As the…

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  41. Button questions strategy 17:17

    Button questions strategy

    Jenson Button was left scratching his head over the tactics used by his Brawn GP technicians in qualifying at Silverstone on Saturday. The Englishman, who had…

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  42. 'Fantastic' Vettel at the front 17:08

    'Fantastic' Vettel at the front

    A delighted Sebastian Vettel was all smiles after taking his second consecutive pole position at Silverstone on Saturday. With the fourth pole of his F1 career…

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  43. Ecclestone raises Silverstone's chances 16:51

    Ecclestone raises Silverstone's chances

    Bernie Ecclestone has said that, contary to popular belief, the Silverstone circuit still stands a high chance of retaining the British Grand Prix next year.…

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  44. 16:21

    Photos: Saturday at Silverstone

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  45. Vettel on pole at Silverstone 16:13

    Vettel on pole at Silverstone

    Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull Racing will start Sunday's British Grand Prix at Silverstone from pole position for the second race in sucession. The German will…

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  46. Brawn beware, warns Vettel 14:43

    Brawn beware, warns Vettel

    Sebastian Vettel is confident that the Red Bull Racing team can begin to reel in leaders Brawn GP, starting in Great Britain this weekend. The German driver…

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  47. Williams fastest in final practice 13:06

    Williams fastest in final practice

    Nico Rosberg has continued his record of setting a fastest practice time on all race weekends so far this year by topping the timesheets at Silverstone on…

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  48. Strong opening day for Red Bull 00:35

    Strong opening day for Red Bull

    The Red Bull Racing team had good reason to be quietly confident after the first two practice sessions ahead of the British Grand Prix this weekend. Sebastian…

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  49. Friday 19 June 2009

  50. 'I am not very happy' - Massa 23:57

    'I am not very happy' - Massa

    Felipe Massa was slightly disgruntled to have seen two Ferraris finish in seventeenth and eighteenth positions at Silverstone on Friday. After Kimi Räikkönen…

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  51. Cocktail of issues for Kubica 23:26

    Cocktail of issues for Kubica

    Robert Kubica had a dramatic day at Silverstone on Friday, for much of which the Pole out of his BMW F1.09 due to technical gremlins. After finishing last in…

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  52. Tough time for Buemi 23:08

    Tough time for Buemi

    Sébastien Buemi had another difficult start to a Grand Prix weekend after achieving no more than the final two positions in practice sessions one and two at…

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  53. Reasonable start for Rosberg 22:38

    Reasonable start for Rosberg

    Nico Rosberg was pleased enough with his results on Friday, picking up two ninth positions from practice at Silverstone. With the German's Toyota-powered car…

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  54. Button struggles in practice 21:42

    Button struggles in practice

    Jenson Button suffered from another tricky Friday at Silverstone as his championship-leading Brawn car was affected by a lack of front-end grip at the English…

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  55. Sutil shines with third on Friday 20:38

    Sutil shines with third on Friday

    Adrian Sutil was star of the show on track at Silverstone on Friday, placing his Force India in third position in the second practice session. With the German…

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  56. Silverstone likely to keep race, says Mosley 20:17

    Silverstone likely to keep race, says Mosley

    In another dramatic twist at Silverstone on Friday, FIA president Max Mosley has said that the circuit is likely to retain its Formula One race next year…

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  57. 'Normal' day at Renault 19:43

    'Normal' day at Renault

    The Renault team completed what was described by Fernando Alonso as a 'normal' day of running at Silverstone on Friday. The Spaniard's R29 cracked the top five…

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  58. Hamilton 'lacking speed' at Silverstone 19:26

    Hamilton 'lacking speed' at Silverstone

    Lewis Hamilton continued to suffer from too little downforce on his way to higher-than-expected eighth and seventh positions in free practice at Silverstone.…

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  59. Average practice for Toyota 19:13

    Average practice for Toyota

    The Toyota drivers were relatively pleased with their performances after finishing practice eighth and thirteenth fastest at Silvetstone on Friday. As politics…

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  60. Red Bull complete Friday domination 17:30

    Red Bull complete Friday domination

    The Red Bull racing team has repeated its lock-out of the top two places in the second free practice session at Silverstone. The Anglo-Austrian team, located…

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  61. Red Bull top first Silverstone practice 13:35

    Red Bull top first Silverstone practice

    The Red Bull Racing team has finished first and second in the first practice session of the weekend at Silverstone. Germany's Sebastian Vettel led the way from…

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  62. 12:49

    Photos: Friday at Silverstone

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  63. No KERS for Hamilton on Friday 06:00

    No KERS for Hamilton on Friday

    The McLaren of Lewis Hamilton will be running without its Kinetic Energy Recovery System (KERS) at Silverstone on Friday. The World Champion, whose team and…

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  64. Silverstone enhancements for Red Bull 05:00

    Silverstone enhancements for Red Bull

    The Red Bull Racing team will be introducing another upgrade package at its home Grand Prix in Great Britain, starting with free practice on Friday. The squad…

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  65. All not lost, ensures Horner 04:00

    All not lost, ensures Horner

    Christian Horner is determined never to give up as long as championship victory is mathematically possible this season. The Englishman, team principal of Red…

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