Latest German Grand Prix Stories

2009-10-04 12:35:07

Pole winner Sebastian Vettel was dominant Sunday in winning the Formula One Japanese Grand Prix at the Suzuka Racing Circuit in Suzuka City. By beating Toyota's Jarno Trulli to the finish by nearly five seconds, the 22-year-old German closed within 16 points of F1 standings leader Jenson Button, keeping his title hopes alive with two races left in the 2009 season. Woo-hoo, Vettel said to his crew on his radio after winning for the third time in 2009 and fourth time in his F1 career.

2009-09-27 12:04:29

Pole winner Lewis Hamilton easily won Sunday's Formula One Singapore Grand Prix. The defending F1 champion led all but one of the auto race's 61 laps Sunday night. The McLaren driver won for the second time this season and the 11th time in his F1 career. He experienced some trouble with his car's Kinetic Energy Recovery System early in the race, but his crew fixed the power-boost system quickly after a radio conversation. The race was physically very tough for all the drivers, but it was...

2009-09-13 13:45:11

Rubens Barrichello won Sunday's Formula One Italian Grand Prix at Monza, Italy, beating Brawn GP teammate Jenson Button by 2.866 seconds. Barrichello, 37, is the circuit's oldest active driver and Sunday's victory helped him gained ground in the overall F1 standings with four races left in the 2009 season. (The victory) felt great and I have no big words for that, the Brazilian said after winning at Monza for the third time in his career.

2009-08-23 14:30:52

Rubens Barrichello won Sunday's Formula One European Grand Prix at Valencia, Spain, his first victory in five years. The Brawn GP driver took advantage of a costly mistake by the crew of pole sitter Lewis Hamilton. The native of Sao Paulo, Brazil is 37 years old, making him the oldest F1 driver currently. He

2009-07-12 14:01:29

Pole winner Mark Webber won Sunday's German Grand Prix auto race in Nurburg, his first career Formula One victory. It happened despite a penalty for running into Rubens Barrichello while Barrichello tried to pass him on the race's first lap. Webber then drove his No.

2006-01-16 14:17:31

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German investigators have filed charges against three former Toyota Motorsport officials suspected of using technology stolen from Ferrari to test racing car aerodynamics, Cologne prosecutors said on Monday.

2005-11-28 09:17:56

LONDON (Reuters) - Brazilian Rubens Barrichello will race with his lucky number 11 at the Honda Formula One team next year after team mate Jenson Button gave up his claim to it. BAR finished sixth in the 2005 championship, with their drivers allocated race numbers 11 and 12.

2005-09-25 13:09:38

SAO PAULO, Brazil (Reuters) - Williams made a nightmare return to the scene of their last Formula One victory on Sunday with their drivers colliding seconds after the start of the Brazilian Grand Prix.

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