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  1. FIA bans former Formula One driver Franck Montagny for two yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | AutoWeek

    Former Formula One and Formula E driver Franck Montagny has been handed a two-year suspension by the sport's governing body after testing positive for a metabolite of cocaine. The Frenchman failed the anti-doping control last November at a Formula E race in Malaysia and had been provisionally suspended since Dec. 23. After hearing his case, FIA's Anti-Doping Disciplinary Commission said Montagny's ban will end on Dec. 23, 2016.

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  2. Former F1 driver Montagny suspended for 2 yearsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | KDWN

    Former Formula One driver Franck Montagny has been handed a two-year suspension by the sport's governing body after testing positive for a metabolite of cocaine. The Frenchman failed the anti-doping control last November at a Formula E race in Malaysia and had been provisionally suspended since Dec. 23. After hearing his case, FIA's Anti-Doping Disciplinary Commission said Montagny's ban will end on Dec. 23, 2016.

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  3. Franck Montagny banned from racing for two years after drug hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Autoblog

    Several months ago, French racing driver Franck Montagny tested positive in a drug test . Now the FIA has handed him a two-year suspension from racing as a result.

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  4. Former F1 racer Montagny banned for dopingRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | HawaiiNews

    Ex-Formula One racer Franck Montagny has been handed a two-year ban by the sport's governing body after he failed a dope test while competing in the new Formula E electric series in November. The Frenchman was also disqualified from 15th place at the Putrajaya ePrix in Malaysia where he tested positive for Benzoylecgonine, a metabolite of cocaine.

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  5. Ex-F1 racer Montagny banned for two years for drug useRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Motorsport.com

    Former Formula 1 racer Franck Montagny has been banned from motorsport for two years following his positive drug test last November. Montagny tested positive for a cocaine derivative, Benzoylecgonine, during the Putrajaya round of the FIA Formula E Championship, the all-electric single-seater series, in Malaysia.

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  6. Everything You Need to Know About the FIA Formula E ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Ocean Drive

    ... in 10 major cities around the world and attracted well-known drivers such as Bruno Senna, Oriol Servia, and Franck Montagny, as well as high-profile team owners like Michael Andretti, Jay Penske, and Leonardo DiCaprio. Miami was added to the ...

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  7. Le Mans winner Loic Duval to compete in Miami Formula E raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... in Formula E, though the roster has included several runners-up (like Stphane Sarrazin, Lucas di Grassi and Franck Montagny) and class winners (like Antonio Garcia and Nick Heidfeld). Reported comments and users are reviewed by Autoblog staff 24 ...

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  8. Scott Speed to drive in Miami Formula E race for AndrettiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... most teams have stuck largely with the same drivers, the Andretti team has had a rotating door. It has put Franck Montagny, Jean-Eric Vergne, Charles Pic, Matthew Brabham and Marco Andretti behind the wheel so far this season, switching at least one ...

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  9. Heidfeld: "Could have and should have counts for nothing"Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    A quick look at the Formula E points standings reveals Nick Heidfeld to be down in 16th place, having scored just five points. If you hadn't seen any of the first four races you would never guess from the points that Heidfeld's been one of the fastest drivers so far: one who's led three of the four races and was on course to win the other when he was taken outa What could have and should have been for the Venturi star are just conjecture, but with six rounds still to go, we find out if the veteran of 183 grands prix has written off his title chances just yet.

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  10. Retired F1 Champion Mario Andretti Calls For Life Ban For Franck Montagny For Doping OffenceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2014 | International Business Times

    Life bans from sport is the aftermath for athletes found guilty of doping offences and the use of performance-enhancing drugs. Recently, retired world champion racing driver Mario Andretti has called for life ban for Franck Montagny after the latter tested positive for a cocaine derivative.

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  11. Mario Andretti wants lifetime ban for Franck MontagnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | AutoWeek

    ... all the way back to his F1 career, which spanned test roles at Renault and Toyota. Former Formula One driver Franck Montagny failed a drug test at a recent Formula E race, the French daily L'Equipe reported on Thursday. The 36-year-old racer, a ...

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  12. Craig Murto: Stewart penalty too harshRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... who have real problems and shouldn't compete. The latest of those is sports car racing and open-wheel ace Franck Montagny, who has been suspended by the FIA after testing positive for a derivative of cocaine following November's Formula E race in ...

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  13. Racing driver Franck Montagny tests positive for cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Autoblog

    ... most athletes pass, some occasionally test positive for performance-enhancing drugs, like steroids. But Franck Montagny has tested positive for what's being described as a "derivative of cocaine." The French driver was once considered a top prodigy ...

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  14. Andretti to get a shot in Formula E car, carrying the flag for the USARead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Motorsport.com

    Due to Franck Montagny's lapse in judgement, young Marco Andretti will be making his debut in the upcoming Formula E ePrix. The personnel changes at Andretti Autosport's Formula E team shouldn't have anyone second-guessing.

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  15. Motor Racing: French driver Montagny tests positive for cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    French Formula E driver Franck Montagny revealed Thursday he tested positive for a cocaine derivative during an ePrix race in Putrajaya, Malaysia last November. Franck Montagny of France sits on the pit wall during qualifying for the Motor Speedway at the Grand Prix of Indianapolis.

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  16. Racer busted for cokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Fox News

    French racing driver Franck Montagny has been suspended from competition after testing positive for cocaine use. He does not dispute the charges.

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  17. Marco Andretti set for Formula E racing debut in Buenos AiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | AutoWeek

    ... Andretti announcement comes on the same week that the FIA announced that former Andretti Formuila E driver Franck Montagny has been suspended from racing for failiing a drug test. The race will be broadcast on Fox Sports 2 at 12 p.m. ET on January ...

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  18. Formula E Driver Suspended For Cocaine Use, Actually Admits He Used ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Jalopnik

    Franck Montagny, Andretti Autosport's Formula E driver, had a drug test after the Malaysian round of the series. He tested positive for cocaine , and was suspended by the FIA.

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  19. Formula E: French driver Montagny tests positive for cocaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Football.co.uk

    French Formula E driver Franck Montagny revealed Thursday he tested positive for a cocaine derivative during an ePrix race in Putrajaya, Malaysia last November. The former Formula One driver did not request a B-sample and will be suspended from racing until a sanction is handed down.

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  20. Formula E driver Montagny fails dope test`Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Ex-Formula One driver Franck Montagny feared his racing career could be over after revealing on Thursday he had tested positive for a derivative of cocaine at a round of the new Formula E electric series. "Auto sport is maybe over for me," the 36-year-old, who raced seven times for the now-defunct Super Aguri F1 team in 2006, told French sports daily L'Equipe.

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