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#Motorsport

# motorsport - Friday 15 June, 2012

Perez heeds Ferrari advice
# Coaching
# Coaching

Perez heeds Ferrari advice

Jun 15th 2012, 4:18 PM 251 Views 0 Comments

Ferrari official Luca Baldisseri claims he counseled the Mexican against driving aggressively following the Monaco Grand Prix.

# motorsport - Monday 11 June, 2012

Hamilton delighted with another Montreal win
# F1
# F1

Hamilton delighted with another Montreal win

Jun 11th 2012, 12:09 AM 183 Views 0 Comments

The McLaren driver took the lead in the drivers’ championship from Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso.

# motorsport - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Here's the Dublin circuit that Jenson Button will drive in an F1 car today
# Vroom Vroom
From TheJournal.ie
# Vroom Vroom

Here's the Dublin circuit that Jenson Button will drive in an F1 car today

Jun 3rd 2012, 10:21 AM 9,872 Views 21 Comments

Now you know where to go if you want to see some high-speed antics in Dublin today – or, of course, where to avoid.

# motorsport - Saturday 26 May, 2012

Denied: Schumacher records fastest time at Monaco but Webber starts in pole
# Monaco
# Monaco

Denied: Schumacher records fastest time at Monaco but Webber starts in pole

May 26th 2012, 3:22 PM 393 Views 0 Comments

The German will start from fifth on the grid after he was penalised for a crash a fortnight ago.

# motorsport - Thursday 24 May, 2012

Button fastest in rain-hit Monaco practice
# F1
# F1

Button fastest in rain-hit Monaco practice

May 24th 2012, 4:11 PM 149 Views 0 Comments

Button clocked a time of one minute, 15.746 seconds on super-soft tyres at the iconic Monte Carlo street circuit before the rain began to fall.

# motorsport - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Ferrari chief wants more from struggling Massa
# F1
# F1

Ferrari chief wants more from struggling Massa

May 22nd 2012, 12:11 PM 134 Views 0 Comments

In a Formula One season that has seen five different drivers win in the opening rounds, the under-fire Brazilian has finished inside the top 10 just once.

# motorsport - Friday 18 May, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Goggle Box
# Goggle Box

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

May 18th 2012, 10:40 AM 430 Views 2 Comments

Get the feet up and the kettle on. There’s plenty on the box to keep you out of trouble.

Button puzzled by sluggish showing
# F1
# F1

Button puzzled by sluggish showing

May 18th 2012, 8:15 AM 85 Views 1 Comment

“The most important thing is to understand why I didn’t have any pace over the weekend on low and high fuel.”

# motorsport - Thursday 17 May, 2012

Webber enjoying unpredictable season
# F1
# F1

Webber enjoying unpredictable season

May 17th 2012, 3:08 PM 70 Views 0 Comments

The 2012 season has so far been one of the most unpredictable in years with five different winners in the opening five races.

# motorsport - Monday 14 May, 2012

Williams thanks rivals, begins preparation for Monaco GP
# Moving On
# Moving On

Williams thanks rivals, begins preparation for Monaco GP

May 14th 2012, 8:00 PM 282 Views 0 Comments

24 hours after a fire destroyed equipment and injured seven team members, one seriously, Williams has stated its intention to contest next week’s Monaco Grand Prix.

# motorsport - Saturday 12 May, 2012

Hard tyres baffle Button
# F1
# F1

Hard tyres baffle Button

May 12th 2012, 1:25 PM 244 Views 0 Comments

McLaren-Mercedes struggled to settle upon a winning formula during an inconsistent opening session at the Circuit de Catalunya.

# motorsport - Friday 11 May, 2012

Hamilton targets super Saturday
# F1
# F1

Hamilton targets super Saturday

May 11th 2012, 9:44 AM 63 Views 0 Comments

The McLaren driver is targeting a top-two finish in qualifying on Saturday in Spain. And he’s not afraid to tell you.

# motorsport - Tuesday 8 May, 2012

Home favourite Alonso looking forward to Spanish GP
# F1
# F1

Home favourite Alonso looking forward to Spanish GP

May 8th 2012, 10:21 PM 175 Views 0 Comments

“It’s a very good experience that you remember ever year, it becomes very special.”

# motorsport - Monday 7 May, 2012

Force India pay high price for small victory
# Costly
# Costly

Force India pay high price for small victory

May 7th 2012, 2:18 PM 367 Views 1 Comment

Team’s protracted court case has now cost them over £1 million.

# motorsport - Saturday 5 May, 2012

Boullier: 'We are not in favour of this'
# Vroom
# Vroom

Boullier: 'We are not in favour of this'

May 5th 2012, 12:34 PM 218 Views 0 Comments

Formula One team principals Chris Horner and Eric Boulllier see mid-season testing as a needless additon to the racing calendar.

# motorsport - Thursday 26 April, 2012

Vettel admits lack of confidence at Red Bull
# F1
# F1

Vettel admits lack of confidence at Red Bull

Apr 26th 2012, 12:16 PM 140 Views 0 Comments

It might give you wings but the Red Bull team have endured a shaky start to the championship.

# motorsport - Monday 23 April, 2012

Hamilton wants pit-stop gaffes explained
# F1
# F1

Hamilton wants pit-stop gaffes explained

Apr 23rd 2012, 11:12 AM 440 Views 0 Comments

His first two pit stops took 9.9 seconds and 12.2 seconds as mechanics struggled with the a wheel nut. Somebody’s in trouble today.

Channel 4 news team deported from Bahrain
# Bahrain
From TheJournal.ie
# Bahrain

Channel 4 news team deported from Bahrain

Apr 23rd 2012, 8:37 AM 2,596 Views 5 Comments

The F1 event is over, but the controversy continues as news team deported on race day for operating without accreditation.

# motorsport - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Vettel takes pole in Bahrain GP
# Grid
# Grid

Vettel takes pole in Bahrain GP

Apr 21st 2012, 2:40 PM 199 Views 0 Comments

The Red Bull ace returned to form in front of virtually empty grandstands in light of the unrest in the country.

On the track? Rosberg fastest in Bahrain practice
# F1
# F1

On the track? Rosberg fastest in Bahrain practice

Apr 21st 2012, 11:15 AM 120 Views 0 Comments

The German, fresh from his maiden Formula One win in China last week, edged out the Red Bulls of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber.

Mercedes the front-runners, says Hamilton
# F1
# F1

Mercedes the front-runners, says Hamilton

Apr 21st 2012, 8:45 AM 133 Views 0 Comments

The F1 star says McLaren are competitive but put the pressure on Mercedes after Nico Rosberg was fastest in the second session in Bahrain yesterday.

# motorsport - Friday 20 April, 2012

Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain
# F1
# F1

Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain

Apr 20th 2012, 11:21 AM 109 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the Force India team said they were considering pulling out of the second practice session amid safety concerns.

# motorsport - Wednesday 18 April, 2012

Cool your jets: Mercedes refuse to get carried away with historic win
# F1
# F1

Cool your jets: Mercedes refuse to get carried away with historic win

Apr 18th 2012, 8:09 AM 175 Views 0 Comments

It’s next stop Bahrain for the F1 circus after Nico Rosberg won the Chinese GP last Sunday.

# motorsport - Monday 16 April, 2012

Start your engines... Thumbs up from Bahrain GP boss
# F1
# F1

Start your engines... Thumbs up from Bahrain GP boss

Apr 16th 2012, 12:40 PM 118 Views 0 Comments

It’s going ahead and Zayed Al Zayani is confident Sunday’s Formula One race will run smoothly despite safety concerns.

# motorsport - Sunday 15 April, 2012

Jenson Button gracious in defeat to 'faultless' Nico Rosberg
# Reaction
# Reaction

Jenson Button gracious in defeat to 'faultless' Nico Rosberg

Apr 15th 2012, 2:35 PM 347 Views 0 Comments

The Englishman was left to lament a fitting problem with his McLaren, while pleased that his team is leading both world championships.

# motorsport - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Pole perfection for Rosburg in China
# Vorsprung
# Vorsprung

Pole perfection for Rosburg in China

Apr 14th 2012, 1:23 PM 186 Views 0 Comments

The German will share the front row of tomorrow’s starting grid with Mercedes teammate and seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher.

# motorsport - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

'Don't ask us' say Formula One teams on Bahrain race decision
# F1
# F1

'Don't ask us' say Formula One teams on Bahrain race decision

Apr 11th 2012, 3:26 PM 134 Views 0 Comments

F1 chief executive Bernie Ecclestone implied this week FOTA would make the key decision on whether to stage this year’s race in the troubled Middle Eastern state.

# motorsport - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Rally star Donnelly to take part in Dublin's Bavaria City Race
# Motorsport
# Motorsport

Rally star Donnelly to take part in Dublin's Bavaria City Race

Apr 10th 2012, 4:07 PM 360 Views 0 Comments

The former Irish Tarmac champion is set to drive the Mini Cooper WRC on June 3.

# motorsport - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Vettel has McLarens in his sights
# F1
# F1

Vettel has McLarens in his sights

Mar 24th 2012, 7:22 AM 124 Views 0 Comments

The German was a disappointing 10th in practice for the Malaysian Grand Prix yesterday.

# motorsport - Friday 23 March, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Feet Up
# Feet Up

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Mar 23rd 2012, 9:00 AM 579 Views 5 Comments

Broke after last weekend’s goings on? It’s time to get on the sofa for the weekend.

# motorsport - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

Alonso tipping tough weekend in Malaysia
# F1
# F1

Alonso tipping tough weekend in Malaysia

Mar 21st 2012, 9:00 PM 164 Views 0 Comments

The Spaniard finished fifth in Australia on Sunday, but his car lacked the pace both McLaren and Red Bull showed.

# motorsport - Friday 16 March, 2012

F1 Season Preview: Gentlemen, start your engines...
# F1
# F1

F1 Season Preview: Gentlemen, start your engines...

Mar 16th 2012, 10:17 AM 329 Views 0 Comments

It’s back, it’s in HD and, as Sky have been telling us, it’s live. Here’s the rundown of those on the grid this Sunday morning in Melbourne.

# motorsport - Thursday 15 March, 2012

Watch a Peugeot race a skier down a mountain
# Off Piste
# Off Piste

Watch a Peugeot race a skier down a mountain

Mar 15th 2012, 11:00 PM 293 Views 0 Comments

There’s probably better ways to get down a ski slope. But I haven’t seen it.

# motorsport - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

Check out the Batmobile concept car that Nissan will race at LeMans
# Why So Serious?
# Why So Serious?

Check out the Batmobile concept car that Nissan will race at LeMans

Mar 14th 2012, 8:14 PM 510 Views 0 Comments

The car was originally proposed to IndyCar a potential new design for its cars. But IndyCar turned down the design calling it “too radical.”

# motorsport - Tuesday 6 March, 2012

'I can win F1 title,' says Kovaleinen
# Ambition
# Ambition

'I can win F1 title,' says Kovaleinen

Mar 6th 2012, 8:30 AM 241 Views 0 Comments

The Finn says he is “really hungry for success again and I’m really keen to see how good I could be”.

# motorsport - Wednesday 15 February, 2012

Going ahead: F1 bosses have no plans to abandon Bahrain visit
# Grand Prix
# Grand Prix

Going ahead: F1 bosses have no plans to abandon Bahrain visit

Feb 15th 2012, 1:34 PM 170 Views 0 Comments

Calls from human rights groups for the FIA to withdraw Bahrain from their race calendar have fallen on deaf ears.

# motorsport - Friday 3 February, 2012

Phew! The new Ferrari F1 car sure is ugly
# Trade-in
# Trade-in

Phew! The new Ferrari F1 car sure is ugly

Feb 3rd 2012, 4:13 PM 1,459 Views 0 Comments

It doesn’t matter what it looks like… as long as it’s quick, of course.

# motorsport - Tuesday 6 December, 2011

On track: Craig Breen takes top driver award
# Motoring
# Motoring

On track: Craig Breen takes top driver award

Dec 6th 2011, 6:09 PM 244 Views 0 Comments

Eddie Jordan presented with the Motorsport Ireland Hall of Fame Award.

# motorsport - Thursday 10 November, 2011

Gentlemen, start your engines… on O’Connell St: Jenson Button set for Dublin spin
# Vroom Vroom
# Vroom Vroom

Gentlemen, start your engines… on O’Connell St: Jenson Button set for Dublin spin

Nov 10th 2011, 11:20 AM 1,361 Views 6 Comments

Button will line out on the docklands grid, as part of the Bavaria City Racing Dublin event, which takes place next June.

# motorsport - Monday 31 October, 2011

The Morning Score: Bank Holiday Monday
# Early Doors
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Bank Holiday Monday

Oct 31st 2011, 10:46 AM 134 Views 0 Comments

It may be a bank holiday, but that doesn’t mean the world of sport stops turning. While you were having a lie-in, all this was hitting the back pages.