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Features for January 2006
31 January 2006

ROSSI IN THE GRAVEL
Valentino Rossi has made his Official F1 Test debut for Ferrari in Valencia today. His running so far has been blighted by a trip into the gravel trap.
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RENAULT R26 DETAIL
Detail images of the new Renault R26 at its launch in Monaco.
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MINARDI TO RETURN TO RACING
Gian Carlo Minardi is to partner the Italian GP Racing Team in the upcoming Euro 3000 Championship. The team will be called the Minardi Team by GP Racing.
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30 January 2006

REGIS TO STEP DOWN AS PRESIDENT
Jacques Regis is to step down from his position as the President of the World Rally Championship Commission in March, in mutual agreement with the FIA.
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SUPER AGURI SIGN WITH BRIDGESTONE
The new Super Aguri F1 team have signed a multi-year contract with Bridgestone that will see the team supplied with Potenza Formula One tyres.
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29 January 2006

PODIUM FROM DURBAN
Podium images from the Sprint and Feature Races.
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PARC FERME FROM DURBAN
All the Parc Ferme celebration from the Sprint and Feature Races.
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ATMOSPHERE FROM DURBAN
A1GP enjoys the sun in South Africa.
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GIRLS IN SOUTH AFRICA
All the glamour from Durban.
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PRESIDENT MBEKI VISITS A1GP
South African President Mr.Thabo Mbeki was guest of honour in Durban today.
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AERIAL IMAGES FROM DURBAN
Aerial images of the Durban Street Circuit.
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27 January 2006

WILLIAMS FW28 DETAIL
Detail images of the new Williams FW28.
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WILLIAMS FACTORY
Images of the Williams Grand Prix Engineering factory and conference centre at Grove.
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WILLIAMS ANNOUNCE NARAIN
Williams have announced that Narain Karthikeyan as their fourth driver for the 2006 season. He will share testing duties with Alex Wurz.
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26 January 2006

SUPER AGURI F1 ENTRY CONFIRMED
The FIA have accepted the late entry of Super Aguri to enter the 2006 Formula One World Championship, along with the unanimous support of the other ten F1 teams.
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VAN DER GARDE TO JOIN MCLAREN YOUNG DRIVER PROGRAMME
20-year old Dutch driver Giedo van der Garde has been announced as a new recruit with the McLaren and Mercedes-Benz Young Driver Programme. He will race for ASM in the 2006 Formula 3 Euroseries.
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BATTERY TO PARTNER WILLIAMS F1
Finnish owned Battery Energy Drinks are to partner the Williams F1 team in 2006. The company supported Nico Rosberg in Formula 3 and GP2, Kimi Raikkonen in his early career and Tommi Makinen in the World Rally Championship.
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SUTTON MOTORSPORT IMAGES TO SUPPORT KAZEEM MANZUR
Sutton Motorsport Images will support British karter Kazeem Manzur as he continues his rise up the karting ladder.
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KIMI GETS MP4/21 FIRST RUN
Kimi Raikkonen has had his first run in the McLaren MP4/21 at Barcelona toady.
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KUBICA JOINS BMW IN BARCELONA
Robert Kubica has joined the BMW Sauber F1 team to share the testing duties in Barcelona.
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ROSSI TO TEST FERRARI AT VALENCIA
Ferrari have confirmed that Valentino Rossi will test for the team at Valencia next week.
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25 January 2006

BRIDGESTONE TEAMS TO COLLABORATE
Ferrari, Williams, Toyota and Midland have all agreed to share a central database of Bridgestone tyre data.
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HONDA RA106 FIRST TEST
Rubens Barrichello and Jenson Button have driven the new Honda RA106 for the first time this morning at Barcelona.
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HONDA RA106 DETAIL
Detail images of the new Honda RA106.
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24 January 2006

FERRARI 248 F1 DETAIL
Detail images of the new Ferrari 248 F1 launched at Mugello today.
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FERRARI 248 F1 ACTION
Action images of the new Ferrari 248 F1 launched at Mugello today.
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FERRARI TEAM PERSONNEL
Ferrari Management and Technical personnel pictured at the launch of the 248 F1 today.
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MARTINI AND FERRARI
The Martini Rosso logo has appeared on the new Ferrari for the first time today at Mugello.
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MONTOYA DEBUT IN THE NEW MCLAREN MP4/21
Juan Pablo Montoya has driven the Mclaren MP4/21 for the first time today.
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DOORNBOS FIRST RUN IN REDBULL RB2
Robert Doornbos has had his first test in the new Red Bull RB2 car at Barcelona today.
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JACKIE STEWART STANDS DOWN AS BRDC PRESIDENT
Jackie stewart has stood down as president of the BRDC after six years in the job.
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MARKUS WINKELHOCK JOINS MF1
Markus Winkelhock has secured the third drivers slot for the new Midland F1 team.
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23 January 2006

FIRST TEST FOR MCLAREN MERCEDES MP4-21
Pedro de la Rosa has driven the new McLaren Mercedes MP4-21 for the first time in testing at Barcelona today. The car is running in orange livery.
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VILLENEUVE MAKES BMW SAUBER F1.06 FIRST RUN
Jacques Villeneuve has had his first taste of the BMW Sauber F1.06 car today in Barcelona.
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MARTINI JOINS FERRARI
Ferrari have announced a new sponsorship deal with drinks company Martini & Rossi. The company has a long history within motorsport.
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20 January 2006

SPA GP IN DOUBT?
Rumours are circulating that suggest the Belgian Grand Prix could be in doubt due to unfinished improvements at the circuit and financial issues.
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18 January 2006

PRESTIGIOUS PRIZE FOR SUTTON PHOTOGRAPHER
Sutton Motorsport Images photographer Gareth Bumstead has won the prestigious La Plus Belle Photo de l’Année (The Most Beautiful Photograph of The Year) prize at the International Automobile Festival in Paris.
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WRC PREVIEW: MONTE CARLO RALLY
A preview of the Monte Carlo Rally, the first round of the WRC 2006 season, that takes place this weekend.
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LEGGE TO JOIN CHAMP CAR
It is expected that British female driver Katherine Legge will be announced as a PKV Racing Champ Car driver in February. Legge has recently tested for A1 Team Great Britain and the Minardi F1 team.
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MAX BIAGGI TO TEST FOR MF1 RACING
Former Moto GP rider Max Biaggi will test for MF1 Racing this afternoon at Silverstone. Biaggi has previously tested for Ferrari in January 1999.
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17 January 2006

BMW SAUBER F1.06 DETAIL IMAGES
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SCENIC VALENCIA
The new BMW Sauber team was launched in a futuristic facility in Valencia, Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias.
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16 January 2006

YUJI IDE TO LAND SUPER AGURI DRIVE?
Formula Nippon driver Yuji Ide is to have a seat fitting at the Super Aguri factory today, making it increasingly likely that he will land a drive with the team this year. It is unclear if this will be a race seat or as the third driver.
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15 January 2006

F1 IN SCHOOLS AT AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL
The F1 in Schools initiative is holding its grand final competition this weekend at Autosport International. Allan McNish and Mark Blundell are a couple of the stars who are visiting the competition this weekend.
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VIP'S AT AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL
Bernie Ecclestone, David Coulthard and Allan McNish were just a few of the stars of motorsport at Autosport International 2006.
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GIRLS AT THE AUTOSPORT SHOW
All the glamour from the NEC.
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TOYOTA LAUNCH VIP'S
Toyota F1 managers, designers and engineers who attended the TF106 launch.
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TOYOTA TF106 DETAIL
Detail images of the new Toyota TF106.
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TOYOTA YARIS FACTORY VISIT
The Toyota TF106 was launched in the Toyota Motor Manufacturing Facility France in Valenciennes where the Yaris is produced.
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13 January 2006

ECCLESTONE LECTURES AUTOSPORT SHOW
F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has appeared at the Autosport Show where he gave a lecture to guests of the Sid Watkins Safety Fund.
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WILLEM TOET JOINS BMW SAUBER
Aerodynamicist Willem Toet leaves Honda Racing F1 to join BMW Sauber.
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12 January 2006

DEBUT HONDA TEST FOR BARRICHELLO
Former Ferrari driver Rubens Barrichello has taken his first test for his new Honda team at Jerez today.
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FORD UNVEIL 2006 FOCUS LIVERY
The Ford World Rally Team have unveiled their Focus 06 WRC car and BP livery at the Autosport International Show today.
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AMMERMULLER AND LAPIERRE FOR ARDEN
Arden have announced the signing of Michael Ammermuller to join Nicolas Lapierre for the 2006 GP2 Series.
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F1 TEAM TRANSPORTERS
The Formula One teams have an impressive line up of articulated transporters at Jerez.
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11 January 2006

ADRIAN NEWEY WITH RED BULL AT JEREZ
Adrian Newey has started work with his new team, Red Bull Racing at Jerez today.
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WURZ MAKES WILLIAMS TEST DEBUT
Alex Wurz has commmenced his testing duites for Williams in Jerez today.
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BMW SAUBER RUN PLAIN WHITE LIVERY
BMW Sauber have run with a plain white livery in testing at Jerez today.
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MCLAREN RUN ORANGE LIVERY
Mclaren have run with their interim orange testing livery at Jerez today.
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O2 AGREES PARTNERSHIP WITH BMW SAUBER
Mobile phone company 02 have agreed to support the BMW Sauber team in 2006.
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STANFORD CHANGES ROLE
Long serving Williams Team Manager Dickie Stanford has stepped down from his role for 2005. Whilst Dickie takes up a position at the factory in the UK his place will be taken by Tim Newton.
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TOYOTA ANNOUNCE 2006 YOUNG DRIVERS
Toyota have announced that they are to support Franck Perera, Kohei Hirate, Kazuki Nakajima, Kamui Kobayashi and Martin Plowman in their 2006 Young Driver programme.
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10 January 2006

NEW RENAULT R26 RUNS FOR THE FIRST TIME
The new Renault R26 has run for the first time today in Jerez with Giancarlo Fisichella giving the V8 powered car a shakedown.
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PICCIONE JOINS PLA AT DPR RACING
Clivio Piccione will join Olivier Pla at David Price Racing, to contest this years GP2 series.
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DAVIDSON CONFIRMED AS THIRD DRIVER FOR HONDA
Anthony Davidson has been confirmed as Official third driver for the Honda Team.
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ANTHONY DAVIDSON CAREER HISTORY
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09 January 2006

MCLAREN TO RUN ORANGE LIVERY IN TESTING
McLaren are to run their interim 2006 F1 car in their traditional orange coloured livery during this weeks test.
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HISTORY OF THE ORANGE MCLAREN LIVERY
The team ran the colour scheme for a number of years on their F1 and CAN-AM Cars.
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ECCLESTONE FAVOURS GREEK GRAND PRIX
Bernie Ecclestone visited Athens this weekend for talks aimed at bringing a Formula One race to Greece in the future. A site that was used as part of the Olympics is being considered for the circuit. The former Olympic stadium saw WRC rally-sprint action in 2005.
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SUPER AGURI F1 ENTRY MOVES A STEP CLOSER
Super Aguri F1 are likely to confirm their participation in the 2006 Formula One World Championship in the near future.
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SCHUMACHER TO MAKE RETIREMENT DECISION
Michael Schumacher wants race wins in a competitive Ferrari in 2006 and depending on this will make a retirement decision mid-way through the season.
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06 January 2006

THE RETURN OF MURRAY WALKER
Murray Walker is set to return to the microphone for BBC Radio 5 live. The "voice of F1" will host a series of shows for the station during the 2006 season.
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ANDY PRIAULX CAREER HISTORY
We look back at the successful career of 2005 World Touring Car Champion Andy Priaulx.
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LAUDA TO SWITCH TO DTM?
Current Austrian A1GP driver Mathias Lauda is close to a deal that will see him contest the DTM this year with a works Mercedes team.
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05 January 2006

RE-SCHEDULED A1GP INDONESIA DATE ANNOUNCED
The A1 Grand Prix of Nations due to take place on the 15 January 2006 at Sentul in Indonesia will now take place on the 12th February.The event was postponed following the death of Dubai Emir Sheikh Maktoum Bin Rashid Al Maktoum the uncle of A1 Grand Prix founder and CEO Sheikh Maktoum Hasher Maktoum Al Maktoum.
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EARLY RED BULL START FOR NEWEY
Adrian Newey will start with his new team, Red Bull Racing, next Monday. This is two months sooner than expected.
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PENSKE CONSIDERS F1 RETURN
After a dinner with F1 Supremo Bernie Ecclestone, Penske team owner Roger Penske has reportedly not ruled out a return to F1 - after 30 years away - should the proposed cost-cutting measures come to fruition
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PREMAT TO CONTINUE WITH ART GRAND PRIX
ART Grand Prix have announced that they have renewed their partnership with Alexandre Premat for the 2006 GP2 Series. Premat was a race winner for the team in 2005.
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03 January 2006

WURZ TO WILLIAMS
Alex Wurz has been named as Williams third driver for the 2006 season.
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IS YAMAMOTO THE MAN FOR SUPER AGURI?
Yet more speculation has risen surrounding a race seat at Super Aguri F1, this time with Sakon Yamamoto tipped to take the spot.
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ALEX WURZ CAREER HISTORY
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YUJI IDE TO SUPER AGURI?
Japanese driver Yuji Ide has been linked to a race seat for the new Super Aguri team.
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BMW TO EXPAND SAUBER FACILITIES
BMW is to expand the Sauber headquarters in Hinwil, Switzerland, to accommodate the addition of 100 team members to the engineering department.
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