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Motor racing-Vettel apologises to Red Bull staff

Motor racing-Vettel apologises to Red Bull staff

| March 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Alan Baldwin LONDON, March 28 (Reuters) – Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel has apologised in person to Red Bull staff for ignoring team orders in a controversial Malaysian Grand Prix last weekend. The team said the 25-year-old German had also spoken to aggrieved team mate Mark Webber, who had victory snatched away in the closing laps, after the race at Sepang and the pair had …

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Motor racing -Williams offer condolences after Chavez death

Motor racing -Williams offer condolences after Chavez death

| March 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

LONDON, March 6 (Reuters) – The Williams Formula One team, sponsored heavily by Venezuela’s state oil company PDVSA and with Venezuelan Pastor Maldonado as one of their drivers, sent condolences to the country on Wednesday after the death of president Hugo Chavez. Socialist leader Chavez died of cancer on Tuesday. Maldonado, who last year became the first Venezuelan to win a Formula One grand …

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Motor Racing-'Five Time' delights in being a Daytona 'Two Timer'

Motor Racing-'Five Time' delights in being a Daytona 'Two Timer'

| February 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

DAYTONA BEACH, Feb 24 (Reuters) – Five-times Sprint Cup champion Jimmie Johnson returned to the peak of the sport with a Daytona 500 triumph achieved with a perfectly timed drive. Johnson powered past Brad Keselowski after the final re-start and led for the last 10 laps with his challengers unable to match his speed. “It was just awesome, there is no other way to describe it,” said Johnson

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