New Sasol GTC cars set for thrills

The iconic Grand Prix Circuit will present a new challenge to the GTC drivers as they tackle the country’s fastest racetrack on June 16.

Suzuki’s new Swift hatch and sedan in SA

Suzuki kicks off its new model assault with an all new Swift hatchback and standalone sedan called the Dzire.


2005-05-31 10:44

After dominantly winning the previous two grands prix, Kimi Raikkonen also started the final lap at the Nurburgring in P1.

The win would have cut the championship deficit to Renault's Alonso to just 20 points.

But, with the little Spaniard there to filch the win after Raikkonen's McLaren speared into the turn one barrier, the real gap is a near insurmountable 32 points.

"Winning the championship will be very difficult now," the 25-year-old Finn remarked.

Asked if he was angry at either himself, for flat-spotting his front tyre, or McLaren - for not building strong enough suspension to handle the vibration - he coolly answered: "There's no point.

"It is not something I can change now." -GMM

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