Posts Tagged Abu Dhabi

Red Bull to start Abu Dhabi GP from back of grid

Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel of Germany leaves his car after the qualifying session ahead of the Abu Dhabi Formula One Grand Prix at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014. The Emirates Formula One Grand Prix will take place on Sunday. (AP Photo/Hassan Ammar)

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Red Bull drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Sebastian Vettel will start Sunday’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from the back of the grid after race stewards nullified their qualifying results because of an illegal aerodynamic influence on both cars.

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Perez signs multi-year contract with Force India

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Mexican Formula One driver Sergio Perez has signed a multi-year contract extension with the Force India team.

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Hamilton 1st, Rosberg 2nd in Abu Dhabi practice

Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain steers his car during the first practice session at the Yas Marina racetrack in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Friday, Nov. 21, 2014. The Emirates Formula One Grand Prix will take place on Sunday. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Lewis Hamilton edged his Formula One title rival Nico Rosberg in the both practice sessions for the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Friday.

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Romain Grosjean hit with 20-place grid penalty

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Romain Grosjean has been hit with a 20-place grid penalty at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix for changing elements of his power unit, although the Lotus driver’s punishment could be changed to a time penalty.

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Alonso leaves Ferrari, Vettel replaces him

In this Friday, Oct. 14, 2011 file photo, Ferrari driver Fernando Alonso of Spain takes a rest in his garage during the first practice session for Sunday's Korean Formula One Grand Prix at the Korean International Circuit in Yeongam, South Korea. Ferrari on Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014 confirmed that two-time Formula One champion Fernando Alonso is leaving the team after the final race of the season. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — In a widely expected shake-up, four-time Formula One champion Sebastian Vettel will replace two-time champion Fernando Alonso at Ferrari next season.

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