Category: Motorsport

NESCAFÉ XPRESS JOINS WEST McLAREN MERCEDES PARTNER LINE-UP

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The West McLaren Mercedes Formula One team is pleased to welcome NESCAFÉ Xpress to the team’s prominent Partner portfolio. The Partnership will take effect from the 2004 Brazilian Grand Prix where the NESCAFÉ Xpress branding will appear on drivers Kimi Raikkonen and David Coulthard’s helmets and drinks bottles for the first time.

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BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX THURSDAY PRESS CONFERENCE

 21 October 2004

Rubens Barrichello, Felipe Massa, David Coulthard, Ricardo Zonta

Q: A question for both of you: it’s your home Grand Prix, how do you approach it? You have different circumstances in each case.

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McLAREN MERCEDES BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX PREVIEW

20120412033716650   19 October 2004

The Brazilian Grand Prix, which takes place at Sao Paulo’s 4.309km / 2.677 mile Interlagos circuit, is the final event of the 2004 FIA Formula One World Championship.

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Contract Recognitions Board (CRB) Ensures Button Stays With Bar

20120412034123809  20 October 2004

B·A·R has expressed delight at the confirmation today from the Contract Recognition Board that B·A·R’s contract with Jenson Button is the only valid contract for 2005. Jenson has played a crucial role in B·A·R’s success over the past two seasons, particularly this year when B·A·R is hopeful of finishing 2nd in the 2004 Constructors’ Championship.

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SCHUMACHER AND BARRICHELLO AT MONZA FOR THE 2004 WORLD FINALS

20120412034719489   20 October 2004

The 2004 Ferrari Maserati World Finals were presented to the media today. The event, which brings to a close the Group’s racing season, takes place at the Autodromo Nazionale di Monza (Milan) from 28th to 31st October.

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A Message By David Pitchforth Before The Final Race Of The Season

20 October 2004

As Jaguar Racing go to Brazil, the final Grand Prix of the 2004 season, and the last race, team morale is still high – everyone has the pride and motivation to complete the season with style in order that we finish well and impress our future owner.

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Positive Test For The Ducati Marlboro Team At Phillip Island

positive-test-for-the-ducati-marlboro-team-at-phillip-island The Ducati Marlboro Team completed a successful two-day testing session today Tuesday at Phillip Island, the venue for Sunday’s Australian GP, a race which finished with the first podium of the season for the Italian manufacturer.

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Walker Returns To Kawasaki For 2005

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WALKER RETURNS TO KAWASAKI FOR 2005

19 October 2004

Chris Walker today announced that he will ride for the PSG-1 team in next season’s Superbike World championship.

The 32-year-old from Nottingham, England, was the first rider to secure a podium finish for Foggy PETRONAS Racing in this season’s first race at Valencia, Spain.

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SAUBER PETRONAS BRAZILIAN GRAND PRIX PREVIEW

20120412032309156   18 October 2004

The Brazilian Grand Prix at Sao Paulo on 24 October will be the 18th and final round of the FIA Formula One World Championship 2004. For team SAUBER PETRONAS this also means the finish of a successful season.

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Markko Martin And Ford Rally Conquers Rallye de France

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MARKKO MARTIN AND FORD RALLY CONQUERS RALLYE DE FRANCE

17 October 2004
After overnight heavy rain, skies were overcast all day. Temperatures were 11°C this morning, rising to 19°C by the afternoon. The final leg of this classic event consisted of four asphalt stages split into two loops of two with central service in the port of Ajaccio. The surfaces gradually dried out after heavy overnight rain, but the treacherous corners and constantly varying grip provided an awesome challenge right up to the end.

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