Italian Grand Prix

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Brawn Extends Lead in Constructors Championship

September 14, 2009

Brawns domination in the Italian Grand Prix at Monza has extended their lead in the 2009 F1 Constructers Championship. Not only did Brawn GP finish in first and second position at Monza, their closest rival Red Bull Racing had a terrible weekend. Red Bull were off the pace all weekend and during the race Mark […]

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Rubens Barrichello Wins at Monza

Rubens Barrichello wins Italian Grand Prix

September 13, 2009

Brawn GP put on a dominant performance at the Italian Grand Prix today with their Drivers Barrichello and Button finishing One, Two, on the Podium the fourth such win of the season for Brawn. Winning at Monza for the third time Rubens drove like a man possessed, putting on a master class in how to […]

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Lewis Hamilton, Adrian Sutil, Kimi Raikonen Top Three Grid Positions at Monza

Mercedes Engines Dominate Monza Qualifying

September 12, 2009

Qualify at the Italian Grand Prix was a one sided affair with Mercedes engined cars claiming 6 out of the top seven positions. It looked briefly that Force india would claim their second Pole Position of the season when Adrian Sutil who had been fast on all three qualifying sessions put together an almost perfect […]

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Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro Announces Santander As New Sponsor

September 11, 2009

Yesterday at a news conference held in Monza, Ferrari announced a major new sponsorship deal with the Spanish bank “Santander”. The sponsorship deal will start in 20120 and last for 5 years. Currently Santander logo’s can be seen on the McLaren Mercedes cars a sponsorship deal that happened at the same time Fernando Alonso joined […]

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Italian Grand Prix – Race Weekend Schedule

September 10, 2009

This weekend marks the last of the European Grand Prix, with the Formula One Circus visiting the famous Autodrom Nazionale Monza circuit. Monza is one of the fastest circuits of the season and the cars will be set up with extremely low downforce configurations to maximize Straight line speed down the long Monza Straights. This […]

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Formula One Teams Association Reinstates Williams and Force India

September 9, 2009

At a meeting in Monza today, prior to the Italian Grand Prix, the Formula One Teams Association (“FOTA”) reinstated Williams and Force India as full members of the organization. Williams and Force India had been suspended from FOTA following their unconditional entry into the 2010 season during FOTA’s disagreement with the FIA on the imposed […]

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Force India Announces Fisichella’s Replacement

September 7, 2009

Force India has promoted Vitantonio (“Tonio”) Liuzzi to fill the vacant seat in car # 21, left empty by fisichella’s recent move to Ferrari. Liuzzi an Italian has been acting as Force India’s test and reserve driver since the beginning of the 2008 race season. Prior to joining the team he raced for a season […]

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Straight to Work For Fisi

September 4, 2009

In the hectic fast paced world of Formula One, Ferrari wastes no time getting Fisichella incorporated into the team, no sooner had the official announcement been made than Fisichella was on this way to Maranello, arriving that same afternoon to meet with team principal Stefano Domenicali. Walking through the gates of Maranello into the heart […]

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Giancarlo Fisichella and Vijay Maliya

Fisichella’s Dream Drive Finally Happens

September 3, 2009

Well it seems that the rumors circulating around Spa during the Belgium Grand Prix, that Force India’s experienced formula one driver Giancarlo Fisichella would replace Luca Badoer, were spot on. Over the years Fisichella had made no secret of the fact that his dream was to drive for Ferrari and that he would leave any […]

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