Räikkönen dealt another cruel hand in Germany

Räikkönen dealt another cruel hand in Germany

Kimi Räikkönen has spoken in more detail of his German Grand Prix, heading into which the Finn hoped to rewrite the history books by enjoying a positive result. Over the course of his Formula One career, the 2007 Champion has suffered from a series of unfortunate mishaps at the Nürburgring which only continued in 2009.
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2009 German Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Thursday 16 July 2009

  2. Räikkönen dealt another cruel hand in Germany 06:00

    Räikkönen dealt another cruel hand in Germany

    Kimi Räikkönen has spoken in more detail of his German Grand Prix, heading into which the Finn hoped to rewrite the history books by enjoying a positive r...

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  3. Tuesday 14 July 2009

  4. Mark Webber interview: There at last! 16:09

    Mark Webber interview: There at last!

    In his eighth season of Formula One and 130th Grand Prix start at the Nürburgring, Mark Webber finally broke his duck on Sunday by clinching a first race...

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  5. Sutil spoke with Räikkönen after incident 11:13

    Sutil spoke with Räikkönen after incident

    Adrian Sutil has revealed that he spoke with Kimi Räikkönen after the pair made contact in Sunday's German Grand Prix, dashing a hope of elusive first p...

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  6. Monday 13 July 2009

  7. Jones delighted to see Webber on top 14:16

    Jones delighted to see Webber on top

    1980 World Champion Alan Jones enjoyed seeing Mark become the first Australian driver since himself to win a Grand Prix on Sunday. One of only three men...

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  8. 'He could be the next Mansell' - Horner on Webber 12:11

    'He could be the next Mansell' - Horner on Webber

    Red Bull Racing team principal Christian Horner has explained how Mark Webber's overdue victory in the German Grand Prix could spur the Australian on to a...

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  9. Confirmed: No penalties for Sutil/Räikkönen clash 11:32

    Confirmed: No penalties for Sutil/Räikkönen clash

    The FIA has confirmed that no action will be taken towards the incident involving the Force India of Adrian Sutil and Kimi Räikkönen's Ferrari in the German...

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  10. Brawn downplays frustrated Barrichello comments 10:24

    Brawn downplays frustrated Barrichello comments

    Brawn GP team boss Ross Brawn has described how Rubens Barrichello was simply frustrated after the German Grand Prix, when the Brazilian slammed his team aft...

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  11. Sunday 12 July 2009

  12. Bourdais retires from possible last race 20:21

    Bourdais retires from possible last race

    The retirement of Sébastien Bourdais from the German Grand Prix is believed by some in the Formula One paddock to have been the last race of the Frenchman...

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  13. Up and down race for Toyota 20:11

    Up and down race for Toyota

    The Toyota drivers had race of contrasting fortunes at the Nürburgring on Sunday, although both Timo Glock and Jarno Trulli failed to score points in the...

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  14. Pit lane traffic slows Heidfeld 19:51

    Pit lane traffic slows Heidfeld

    Unlike compatriots Sebastian Vettel and Nico Rosberg, Nick Heidfeld was unable to enjoy a successful home Grand Prix in Germany as the BMW finished in tenth...

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  15. 11-place climb for rapid Rosberg 19:35

    11-place climb for rapid Rosberg

    There were cheers all round in the Williams motorhome after the German Grand Prix as local driver Nico Rosberg finished in fourth place after starting on...

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  16. Fastest lap and two points for Alonso 19:24

    Fastest lap and two points for Alonso

    The fastest lap of a couple of points were what Fernando Alonso took away from the German Grand Prix after a tough afternoon which saw the Renault driver...

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  17. Sutil: We shouldn't be disappointed 19:12

    Sutil: We shouldn't be disappointed

    Adrian Sutil is rapidly and unfortunately earning himself the reputation of the unluckiest man in Grand Prix racing after suffering from another lost chance...

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  18. No points on promising day for Hamilton 19:01

    No points on promising day for Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton was highly disappointed to have walked away from the German Grand Prix without a single point after enjoying the McLaren team's best...

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  19. Button not panicking about Red Bull 18:51

    Button not panicking about Red Bull

    Jenson Button remained content with his championship lead after another difficult race in Germany. Having finished sixth at Silverstone, the Englishman...

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  20. Massa delighted to return to podium 18:35

    Massa delighted to return to podium

    A highly pleased Felipe Massa finished on the rostrum at the Nürburgring on Sunday, returning to the podium for the first time since last year and at the...

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  21. Vettel pleased by Webber success 18:23

    Vettel pleased by Webber success

    Despite being disappointed to miss out on victory in his home Grand Prix at the Nürburgring, Sebastian Vettel was pleased to see Mark Webber standing...

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  22. Räikkönen annoyed by Ferrari failure 18:09

    Räikkönen annoyed by Ferrari failure

    Kimi Räikkönen was left irritated to have been forced out of the German Grand Prix with engines problems on Sunday. The Finn, who was on course for World C...

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  23. Webber overjoyed after 'incredible day' 17:43

    Webber overjoyed after 'incredible day'

    Mark Webber crossed the finish line to claim a popular victory in the German Grand Prix on Sunday, leading home the second consecutive one-two finish for...

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  24. Barrichello fuming over team strategy 17:30

    Barrichello fuming over team strategy

    A very distressed Rubens Barrichello explained how a complete miscalculation of strategy cost the Brawn GP team victory in Sunday's German Grand Prix. The...

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  25. Webber clinches first Grand Prix win at Nürburgring 16:42

    Webber clinches first Grand Prix win at Nürburgring

    Mark Webber has won his first Formula One Grand Prix in Germany, leading home Sebastian Vettel in the Red Bull Racing team's third one-two finish of the...

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  26. Glock to start from pit lane 14:23

    Glock to start from pit lane

    Timo Glock will be starting Sunday's German Grand Prix from the pit lane. After qualifying in a disappointing nineteenth position on Saturday before being...

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  27. Alonso sees potential from 12th on grid 13:45

    Alonso sees potential from 12th on grid

    Fernando Alonso is not too worried atfer failing to qualify in the top ten for Sunday's German Grand Prix. The Spaniard believes that P12 is promising with m...

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  28. 13:08

    Photos: Sunday at the Nürburgring

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  29. Hamilton expecting race wins soon 10:19

    Hamilton expecting race wins soon

    This weekend's German Grand Prix appears to be the first 'proper' 2009 weekend for reigning World Champion Lewis Hamilton. The Briton topped the timesheets i...

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  30. Sutil hoping for points at home race 09:58

    Sutil hoping for points at home race

    After setting his best ever qualifying result in his Formula One career, Adrian Sutil is now hoping to score both his first points of the season and what wo...

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  31. Barrichello: Things happen for a reason 05:30

    Barrichello: Things happen for a reason

    Rubens Barrichello has talked of how motivation never ran out in the Brawn, formerly Honda, team whilst going through tough times in the past two seasons....

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  32. Saturday 11 July 2009

  33. Sutil heavier than Ferrari but Button lightest car 20:21

    Sutil heavier than Ferrari but Button lightest car

    As always, governing body the FIA revealed the weights of the 20 cars after qualifying on Saturday evening. The results make for interesting reading, as...

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  34. Career-best qualifying for Sutil 19:52

    Career-best qualifying for Sutil

    Adrian Sutil had every reason to be happy after clinching an impressive seventh place on the grid ahead of his home Grand Prix. After strong performances...

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  35. Red Bull handed €10,000 fine 19:20

    Red Bull handed €10,000 fine

    The Red Bull Racing team has been given a fine of €10,000 for an incident involving Sebastian Vettel during Saturday's qualifying session at the N...

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  36. Ferrari satisfied after Saturday 'lottery' 18:52

    Ferrari satisfied after Saturday 'lottery'

    The Ferrari team had one of its more positive qualifying sessions of the season at the Nürburgring as drivers Felipe Massa and Kimi Räikkönen achieved grid s...

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  37. Traffic a problem for Buemi 18:37

    Traffic a problem for Buemi

    Sébastien Buemi again impressed at the Nürburgring on Saturday, qualifying the Toro Rosso in seventeenth position and three places ahead of more experienced...

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  38. Glock penalised for slowing Alonso 18:23

    Glock penalised for slowing Alonso

    Timo Glock has been relegated to the back of the German Grand Prix grid for holding up the Renault of Fernando Alonso during the second phase of qualifying...

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  39. Glock at back for home Grand Prix 18:10

    Glock at back for home Grand Prix

    Like Lewis Hamilton at Silverstone three weeks ago, Timo Glock will be starting his home Grand Prix from nineteenth position and on the back of the grid...

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  40. Rosberg misses top ten for first time 17:59

    Rosberg misses top ten for first time

    Nico Rosberg's failure to qualify in the top ten at the Nürburgring marks the first this season that the German will not be starting in the top five rows of...

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  41. Wrong tyre call for BMW 17:49

    Wrong tyre call for BMW

    Nick Heidfeld will be starting his home Grand Prix from eleventh place after passing through to the second round of qualifying at the Nürburgring on...

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  42. Missed opportunity for Alonso 17:37

    Missed opportunity for Alonso

    Fernando Alonso was annoyed to have been eliminated during the second phase of qualifying at the Nürburgring, having been one of the weekend's quickest...

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  43. Button enjoys qualifying 'madness' 17:28

    Button enjoys qualifying 'madness'

    After spinning off the track in a rainstorm during the 2007 race at the Nürburgring, Jenson Button enjoyed seeing the pandemonium created by the venue's...

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  44. Webber hoping for 'boring' race 17:14

    Webber hoping for 'boring' race

    An overjoyed Mark Webber celebrated his first ever Formula One pole position at the Nürburgring on Saturday, finally taking the top spot in qualifying in...

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  45. Vettel: I blame myself 16:58

    Vettel: I blame myself

    Sebastian Vettel believes that an exciting German Grand Prix is in prospect on Sunday after a dramatic, rain-affected qualifying session on Saturday...

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  46. Hamilton expecting more rain on Sunday 16:43

    Hamilton expecting more rain on Sunday

    Lewis Hamilton was delighted to have ended his recent run of poor form in qualifying and start the German Grand Prix in the top five. The World Champion,...

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  47. Webber takes first pole position 16:03

    Webber takes first pole position

    Mark Webber will begin the German Grand Prix from his first ever pole position on Sunday. After a highly dramatic qualifying session at the Nürburgring, the...

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  48. 14:33

    Photos: Saturday at the Nürburgring

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  49. Wheel 'covers' likely to be banned 14:33

    Wheel 'covers' likely to be banned

    Wheel 'covers', or 'fairings' under their technical term, are likely to be banned in Formula One next year, Sam Michael revealed in Germany. The devices,...

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  50. Hamilton fastest in practice again 13:06

    Hamilton fastest in practice again

    Lewis Hamilton has seemingly found an almost magic pace in Germany, as the World Champion topped the third and final practice session at  the Nürburgring. T...

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  51. Willis departure no major change, says Newey 10:00

    Willis departure no major change, says Newey

    Adrian Newey has explained that the departure of technical director Geoff Willis from the Red Bull Racing team will result in no significant modifications...

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  52. McLaren KERS gaining 3 tenths per lap 05:00

    McLaren KERS gaining 3 tenths per lap

    Mercedes-Benz Motorsport is prepared for one of its biggest weekends of the year as qualifying day for the German Grand Prix begins. Providers of three of...

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  53. Friday 10 July 2009

  54. Force India confident of keeping motorhome 23:17

    Force India confident of keeping motorhome

    The Force India team is positive that it will retain possession of its motorhome after German police officers arrived at the Nürburgring on Friday...

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  55. Buemi hoping for more rain 21:08

    Buemi hoping for more rain

    Sébastien Buemi was positive after driving Germany's Nürburgring for the first ever time on Friday. The Swiss driver, who generated sufficient pace to f...

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  56. New Friday tactics for Williams 20:53

    New Friday tactics for Williams

    Nico Rosberg explained that building up tyre temperatures in conditions such as those seen at the Nürburgring on Friday was a challenge in two sessions...

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  57. Midfield results for mystified Heidfeld 20:37

    Midfield results for mystified Heidfeld

    BMW Sauber registered a pair of eleventh and fourteenth positions in the first two practice sessions for its home Grand Prix in Germany as, like the rest of...

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  58. Renault rueing poor Friday weather 20:22

    Renault rueing poor Friday weather

    Fernando Alonso had hoped for bright conditions at the Nürburgring on Friday, as wet spells on a dull day in Germany interrupted teams' programmes for...

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  59. Webber: A pretty good day 19:37

    Webber: A pretty good day

    Mark Webber was satisfied with his first day of driving at the Nürburgring, topping the timesheets in Friday's morning practice session before dropping to...

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  60. Vettel pleased to come back after problem 19:27

    Vettel pleased to come back after problem

    Sebastian Vettel was happy to have recovered to second place, ahead of both the championship-leading Brawn GP cars and team-mate Mark Webber, in Friday...

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  61. Button keeping up with pace 19:09

    Button keeping up with pace

    Jenson Button was fulfilled inter-team expectations on Friday as the Englishman registered the third fastest time to Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel at...

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  62. Points finish Toyota's 'One Aim' 18:48

    Points finish Toyota's 'One Aim'

    The Toyota team will be targeting top eight results in this weekend's German Grand Prix after a reasonable start in practice on Friday. Jarno Trulli led the...

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  63. 'Good Friday' for Force India despite shunt 18:24

    'Good Friday' for Force India despite shunt

    Adrian Sutil was satisfied to have achieved a top six position in Friday practice for the German Grand Prix, finishing just over four tenths of a second off...

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  64. Ferrari searching for better setup 18:04

    Ferrari searching for better setup

    The Ferrari team experienced a difficult first German Grand Prix day at the Nürburgring on Friday, as drivers Felipe Massa and Kimi Räikkönen wound up tw...

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  65. Hamilton tops timesheets in second practice 16:37

    Hamilton tops timesheets in second practice

    Lewis Hamilton has finished Friday on top by claiming the quickest lap time in afternoon practice at the Nürburgring. The World Champion beat second-placed...

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  66. Webber leads opening practice in Germany 12:36

    Webber leads opening practice in Germany

    Mark Webber has set the fastest lap time in Friday's first practice session ahead of the German Grand Prix. The Australian lapped the Nürburgring circuit...

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