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Formula 1 – Bruno Senna; “It Feels Like Christmas”

August 26, 2011

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Lotus Renault GP can confirm that Bruno Senna has been nominated to race alongside Vitaly Petrov at this weekend’s Belgian Grand Prix and at the Italian Grand Prix two weeks later. The team’s present intention is to give Bruno the opportunity to race for the rest of the season. However, some legal issues have not […]

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Formula 1 – HRT F1 Team – FP3 & Qualifying at the Hungarian Grand Prix

July 31, 2011

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Hungaroring, Hungary Saturday, 30th of July of 2011 Maximum temperature: Air 22ºC, Track 32ºC 11.00-12.00 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 3 Vitantonio Liuzzi         F111-002  #23  24th     (20 laps)  1:27.713 Daniel Ricciardo          F111-003  #22  22nd    (19 laps)  1:26.991 14.00-15.00 FORMULA 1 QUALIFYING SESSION Vitantonio Liuzzi   […]

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Formula 1 – HRT F1 Team: Hungarian Grand Prix Preview

July 26, 2011

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The HRT F1 Team is looking forward to the 29th F1 Grand Prix of its young history this weekend. The team’s six unit trucks, its motorhome and support vehicle received permission to drive at night on Sunday evening right after the cars were checked and packed in the Nürburgring pits following the German Grand Prix. […]

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Formula 1 – HRT F1 Team: German Grand Prix

July 25, 2011

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Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-002 #23  DNF Daniel Ricciardo        F111-003 #22  19th HRT F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo completed the second race of his F1 career and finished in 19th position in cool and challenging conditions at the Nürburgring. Team mate Vitantonio Liuzzi’s car suffered an unfortunate electrical failure on lap 37 […]

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Formula 1 – HRT F1 Team German Grand Prix Qualifying Report

July 23, 2011

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11.00-12.00 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 3 Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-002  #23  21st      (23 laps)  1:36.804 Daniel Ricciardo        F111-003  #22  24th     (22 laps)  1:37.554   14.00-15.00 FORMULA 1 QUALIFYING SESSION Vitantonio Liuzzi        F111-002 #23  23rd     (11 laps)  1:37.011    Daniel Ricciardo   […]

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Formula 1 – HRT F1 Team German Grand Prix Free Practice Report

July 23, 2011

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10.00-11.30 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 1 Daniel Ricciardo            F111-003  #22  22nd    (24 laps)  1:39.279 Narain Karthikeyan       F111-002  #23  20th     (22 laps)  1:38.504 14.00-15.30 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 2 Daniel Ricciardo        F111-003  #22  23rd       (5 laps)       1:40.737 Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-002  #23  22nd      (31 laps)     1:38.145 Narain Karthikeyan and Daniel Ricciardo finished in 20th and 22nd places […]

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Silverstone Grand Prix Free Practice Report

July 9, 2011

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09.00-10.30 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 1 Daniel Ricciardo        F111-03  #22  24th     (24 laps)  1:54.334 Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-02  #23  22nd    (20 laps)   1:53.134 Maximum temperature: Air 15ºC, Track 16ºC – Intermittent rain   13.00-14.30 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 2 Daniel Ricciardo        F111-03  #22 […]

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Formula 1 – Ricciardo drives for Hispania Racing

July 2, 2011

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Hispania Racing and Red Bull Racing signed a collaboration deal today which allows young Australian talent Daniel Ricciardo to join the Spanish team as its official driver. The current Formula 1 World Champion team has shown trust in Hispania Racing’s project and has chosen José Ramón Carabante’s team as a support for the formation and […]

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing European Grand Prix FP 1 & 2 Report

June 25, 2011

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10.00-11.30 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 1 Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  23rd     (27 laps)  1:46.926 Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-02  #23  22nd    (24 laps)  1:45.494 Maximum temperature: Air 26ºC, Track 35ºC – Cloudy   14.00-15.30 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 2 Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  23rd    (16 laps)  1:46.906 Vitantonio Liuzzi   […]

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Formula 1: Hispania Racing: ‘Canadian Grand Prix’‏

June 13, 2011

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Colin Kolles, Hispania Racing Team Principal: “Today we achieved our best result in the history of Hispania Racing. It was a great race with a positive ending for the team. We made a step forward in terms of performance and in the championship position. The team is working very hard and it is a deserved […]

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Canadian Grand Prix Preview

June 8, 2011

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The FIA Formula 1 World Championship makes a brief escape from Europe for the Canadian Grand Prix. Named after local Formula 1 hero, the Gilles Villeneuve Circuit combines long straights with slow corners meaning that cars are pushed to the limit. Engines are at maximum revs for long periods of time, brakes are given a […]

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Monaco Grand Prix Qualifying Report

May 29, 2011

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11.00-12.00 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 3 Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  23rd    (16 laps)  1:20.278 Vitantonio Liuzzi        F111-02  #23  22nd    (15 laps)  1:20.115 Maximum temperature: Air 23ºC, Track 44ºC – Sunny 14.00-15.30 FORMULA 1 QUALIFYING SESSION Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  DNS Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-02  #23  DNS Maximum temperature: Air 24ºC, Track 46ºC – Sunny Colin Kolles, […]

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Monaco Grand Prix Preview

May 25, 2011

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The FIA Formula 1 World Championship makes its most glamorous stop in Monaco for one of the most prestigious races on the calendar. Technical excellence, precision driving and bravery are all key in order to have a good weekend in the Principality. Brakes are worked very hard in the Circuit de Monaco and overtaking is […]

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Spanish Grand Prix Report

May 23, 2011

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Colin Kolles, Hispania Racing Team Principal: “Tonio started the race very well, he was in a good position, improving lap by lap and creating a bigger gap with the cars behind him. Unfortunately, after the first pit stop, we noticed that the gear box wasn’t running properly so we had to change the gearbox mode. […]

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Spanish Grand Prix Free Practice Report

May 21, 2011

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10.00-11.30 FORMULA 1 PRACTICE SESSION 1 Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  24th     (25 laps)  1:32.106 Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-02  #23  22nd    (23 laps)  1:31.268 Maximum temperature: Air 22ºc, Track 28ºC – Sunny

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Sends All Its Support To The People Of Murcia

May 12, 2011

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José Ramón Carabante, President of Hispania Racing, wishes to share his sympathies with the citizens of Murcia after the earthquake that hit the region yesterday. The Spanish team has very close links with this region and offers all its support and affection to the population.

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing Turkish Grand Prix Report

May 9, 2011

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Narain Karthikeyan   F111-03 #22  21º Vitantonio Liuzzi        F111-02 #23  22º                  Colin Kolles, Hispania Racing Team Principal: “The race was not as we expected because we faced some unpredicted problems with the tyres during the pit stop. The wheel gun seems to have not worked properly on Liuzzi’s car resulting in the loss of a wheel […]

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Beyond The Red Line Exclusive Interview – Vitantonio Liuzzi

May 8, 2011

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Just before the 2011 Turkish Grand Prix, we were lucky enough to speak with Hispania Racing F1 Team driver Vitantonio Liuzzi about racing with the Hispania team, DRS & Turkey’s now famous ‘Turn 8’. Enjoy! Q. Tonio, season 2011 started off with disappointment for the team in not qualifying in Australia, but there has been […]

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Hispania Racing:: ‘Colin Kolles: “We know we can fight for a good position”‘‏

May 8, 2011

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PRACTICE SESSION 3 Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  24th     (15 laps)  1:32.009 Vitantonio Liuzzi   F111-02  #23  23rd     (19 laps)  1:31.375 Maximum temperature:  Air 16ºC, Track 32ºC –  Sunny                  QUALIFYING SESSION Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  23rd     (8 laps)  1:31.564 Vitantonio Liuzzi   F111-02  #23  21st     (7 laps)  1:30.692 Maximum temperature: Air 18ºC,  Track 37°C-  Sunny

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Formula 1 – Hispania Racing:: ‘First day of practice in the Turkish Grand Prix’‏

May 7, 2011

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PRACTICE SESSION 1 Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22  20th     (8 laps)  1:48.461 Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-02  #23  16th    (20 laps)  1:44.787 Maximum temperature: Air 11ºC, Track 13ºC –  Rain PRACTICE SESSION 2 Narain Karthikeyan  F111-03  #22    22nd     (29 laps)   1:31.320 Vitantonio Liuzzi       F111-02  #23     23rd     (30 laps)   1:31.989 Maximum temperature: Air 14°C, Track 24°C- Cloudy 

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