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McLarens make 1-2 in Monaco

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Anyway here is the race result

Monaco Grand Prix 2007 Result
1 Fernando Alonso (Spa) McLaren-Mercedes 1:40:29.329
2 Lewis Hamilton (GB) McLaren-Mercedes -4.095 seconds behind
3 Felipe Massa (Brz) Ferrari at 1:09.114
4 Giancarlo Fisichella (Ita) Renault one lap behind
5 Robert Kubica (Pol) BMW Sauber at one lap
6 Nick Heidfeld (Ger) BMW Sauber at one lap
7 Alexander Wurz (Aut) Williams-Toyota at one lap
8 Kimi Raikkonen (Fin) Ferrari at one lap
9 Scott Speed (USA) Toro Rosso-Ferrari at one lap
10 Rubens Barrichello (Brz) Honda at one lap
11 Jenson Button (GB) Honda at one lap
12 Nico Rosberg (Ger) Williams-Toyota at one lap
13 Heikki Kovalainen (Fin) Renault at one laps
14 David Coulthard (GB) Red Bull-Renault at two laps
15 Jarno Trulli (Ita) Toyota at two laps
16 Ralf Schumacher (Ger) Toyota at two laps
17 Takuma Sato (Jpn) Super Aguri-Honda at two laps
18 Anthony Davidson (GB) Super Aguri at two laps
R Christijan Albers (Ned) Spyker-Ferrari 70 laps completed
R Adrian Sutil (Ger) Spyker-Ferrari 53 laps completed
R Mark Webber (Aus) Red Bull-Renault 17 laps completed
R Vitantonio Liuzzi (Ita) Toro Rosso-Ferrari 1 lap completed

Fastest lap: Fernando Alonso, one minute 15.284 seconds, lap 44

Race review to follow soon !

McLaren Picture Postcard from Monaco 07


Lewis Hamilton's helmet with diamonds

Lewis Hamilton








Fernando Alonso after pole position

Fernando Alonso








Photos Courtesy – McLaren Website


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May 27th, 2007 at 9:00 am

Kimi Raikkonen Rascassed in comedy of errors

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Monaco Grand Prix 2007

It was an eventful qualifying session, the rain threatened to make the whole qualifying a poker game, but rain was not the only thing making the evening interesting. It seemed like a comedy of errors.

Kimi Raikkonen during the second qualifying session clipped a barrier and came to a standstill at the Rascasse corner , reminding some people of Michael Schumacher’s qualifying here last year. His car lay on the track diagonally ,Felipe Massa narrowly avoided hitting the Finn. Kimi at this point had two front wheels pointing in separate directions. Ferrari’s pit crew worked hard to repair the damage to kimi’s car but could do so till the end of the second session and Kimi was eliminated.

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Kingfisher holds biggest Glam bash at Monaco

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Kingfisher logo Toyota F1
Its not easy to steal the spotlight at Monaco, but Thursday night saw one of the biggest bashes of 2007 being held at Monaco, but the host was not someone you would expect.

No , it was not Steinmetz , it wasn’t Hugo Boss, it wasn’t some flashy swiss watch brand,neither was it Red Bull but Indian liquor and airline company Kingfisher which held the biggest bash of the week at Monaco. The bash was organised by Vijay Mallya who is known for his overly glamorous lifestyle. It was organised on the 95m long Indian Empress yacht overlooking the Monaco circuit.

The bigwigs at the party included Bernie Ecclestone, Tadashi Yamashina ,Flavio Briatore, Dr. Mallya himself and a lot more. Its rumoured that Vijay Mallya and Bernie Ecclestone discussed the Indian Grand Prix also at the bash.
The party witnessed performances by glamorous Indian dance troupes, DJ Aqueel and Jay Z and just as the party was coming to a close, people from other parties started pouring in when they heard that Kingfisher’s party was the place to be.

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May 26th, 2007 at 10:48 am

David Coulthard’s car more photogenic than Mark Webber’s

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Not a surprise really, but seems like David Coulthard’s car is filling up faster than Mark Webber’s car. The spots are filling up fast, 492 photos already filled up. 10 Pounds for each face spot !

Here is a pictorial comparison of their cars till now :

David Coulthard :-

David Coulthard - Face Car

Mark Webber :-

Mark Webber - Face Car

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May 26th, 2007 at 6:46 am

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