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  1. Branson says Formula E needs half a decade to become more popular than F1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | INAUTONEWS

    ... of both racing series, the 64-year-old had landed his support to the Queen Motor racing series in 2009 with Brawn GP and then in 2010 with his own Virgin Racing team that has now transformed into Manor Marussia. His forecast might be shun by the ...

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  2. Reliving Jenson Button's British Grand Prix Disappointments and DisastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | BleacherReport

    ... team to former Benetton and Ferrari technical director Ross Brawn and a group of investors. The team was called Brawn GP and Button won six of the first seven races, aided by the team's innovative double diffuser, which greatly improved the car's ...

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  3. Formula E will overtake F1 in five years, says BransonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | The Star Online

    ... other businesses." Branson has experience of both series, with the 64-year-old sponsoring Formula One title-winners Brawn GP in 2009 and in 2010 entering with the Virgin Racing team which is now Manor Marussia. His prediction is likely to be met ...

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  4. Richard Branson: Formula E will overtake F1 in five yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... added Branson. Branson has experience of both series, with the 64-year-old sponsoring Formula One title-winners Brawn GP in 2009 and in 2010 entering with the Virgin Racing team which is now Manor Marussia. His prediction is likely to be met with ...

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  5. Motor racing-Formula E will overtake F1 in five years, says BransonRead the original story

    Saturday Jun 27 | Reuters

    ... other businesses." Branson has experience of both series, with the 64-year-old sponsoring Formula One title-winners Brawn GP in 2009 and in 2010 entering with the Virgin Racing team which is now Manor Marussia. His prediction is likely to be met ...

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  6. Horner: Bring in BrawnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Planet-F1.com

    ... only is he a former team principal at Mercedes, as well as technical director at Ferrari, he also ran his own team, Brawn GP in 2009, a year in which they won both the Drivers' and Constructors' Championship. "Maybe you need an independent observer, ...

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  7. 1915 - The Darkest Day In Motorsport - 60 Years AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Horse

    ... success again though when in 2010 Mercedes-Benz returned to Formula One as a complete car builder after buying out Brawn GP. They have subsequently won both a World Drivers' and Constructors Championship. What I find utterly staggering about the ...

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  8. Virgin Targeting Formula E TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... racing heritage though it has had its fair share of success. It stormed onto the scene in 2009 as a sponsor of the Brawn GP team which won the F1 championship that year. In 2010 it became a founding partner and shareholder of a new F1 team which was ...

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  9. McLaren 'underestimated' Honda switch - HamiltonRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | Paddock Talk

    ... is quite common when challenges are underestimated. "For example, in 2009 when the double diffuser (introduced by Brawn GP) suddenly came into play, most people underestimated that. "It made sense that McLaren would not be fighting to win. I am ...

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  10. McLaren 'underestimated' Honda switch - HamiltonRead the original story

    May 11, 2015 | INAUTONEWS

    ... is quite common when challenges are underestimated. "For example, in 2009 when the double diffuser (introduced by Brawn GP) suddenly came into play, most people underestimated that. "It made sense that McLaren would not be fighting to win. I am ...

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  11. Power Ranking the 2015 Formula 1 LiveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... delightful, charming even, to see a Formula One car entirely devoid of sponsorship logos. The championship-winning Brawn GP car of 2009 was adored for that very reason, but there's a very different feeling when you look at the 2015 Manor Marussia ...

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  12. Grand Prix Memories: Ahead of the F1 curtain raiser, we take a look ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Martin Brundle's huge crash and Jenson Button's win for Brawn GP among the high drama seen in Melbourne It hardly seems that long ago Britain was celebrating Lewis Hamilton's second world championship, but the new Formula One season returns this weekend as the Mercedes driver begins the defence of his title at the Australian Grand Prix. As ever, Melbourne and the fabulous Albert Park circuit, is the scene for the season opener as it has been for the majority of its existence since taking over from Adelaide in hosting Formula One races in 1996.

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  13. Toto Wolff Sells Stake In Williams Formula One Team To American InvestorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... second. And last year Wolff led the team to its first Constructors' Championship since 2009, when it won as Brawn GP. Mercedes finished last season with 701 points, dwarfing the 405 points won by second-place Red Bull Wolff joined up with Mercedes ...

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  14. Button wants to right wrongs of '07 and '08 with HondaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | F1-live.com

    ... scoring just 20 points, triggering its withdrawal from the sport at the end of 2008. Out of the ashes of Honda came Brawn GP and Button's fairytale world championship season but the 35-year-old now has a chance to put things right now the Japanese ...

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  15. Jenson Button has no doubt McLaren Honda will become winners againRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    ... of 2008 as they were forced to withdraw from F1. Ross Brawn went on to resurrect the marque from the ashes, forming Brawn GP which astonishingly helped Button become drivers' champion in 2009, as well claiming the constructors' crown. Button is ...

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  16. Unfinished business with Honda, says ButtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    Jenson Button admits that he and Honda have "unfinished business" together after the disappointment of the Japanese company's last withdrawal from the sport at the end of 2008. Button was initially left without a future, but the team survived as Brawn GP, and he went on to win the 2009 World Championship.

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  17. Mercedes spent a 250 million to win Formula One titles last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... drivers' titles, Mercedes motorsport chief Norbert Haug convinced the Daimler board late in 2009 to take over the Brawn GP team that had just won the championship. Because the team would be getting a large payout from Bernie Ecclestone as the ...

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  18. Targa's revamped course releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Examiner

    ... team to join the Ferrari team. The widely experienced Clear has previously worked for Williams, BAR, Honda and Brawn GP before joining Mercedes and will replace the departing Pat Fry at the Italian team. In an effort to reverse their poor form ...

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  19. CIO interview: Mercedes AMG Petronas IT director on the need for speed in ITRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Computer Weekly

    When Matt Harris took over as IT director of Mercedes AMG Petronas in 2009, the Formula One team had just been taken over by Ross Brawn and IT costs needed to be slashed. In 2009, Brawn GP won the constructor's championship and Brawn GP driver Jensen Button won the driver's championship.

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  20. Mercedes talk smack on rivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | Formula 1 Blog

    ... Bull and Ferrari when they dominated the sport. It is an evolutionary cycle that these teams run through with even Brawn GP being the title-winning evolution of Honda's hard work and Ross Brawn's tricky dual diffuser-they'd later go on to win the ...

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