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2014 FORMULA 1 ROLEX AUSTRALIAN GRAND PRIX http://f1blogg.com/

14 - 16 March 2014

Race Date:

16 March

On Viasat Motor HD :

Place:

Albert Park

Friday FP 1 : 02:30 - 04:00

Number of Laps:

58

Circuit Length:

5.303 km

Race Distance:

307.574 km

Lap Record:

1:24.125 - M Schumacher (2004)

Friday FP 2 : 06:30 - 08:30 Saturday FP 3 : 04:00 Saturday Qual : 07:00

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From: Formula1.com

-The desire to have a race in Melbourne did not wane. Despite the popular end of season slot for the Adelaide race, pressure was growing from the Melbourne motor sport community, and in 1992 Jeff Kennett was elected the new premier of the State of Victoria. He immediately set about improving Melbourne's profile. First on his list was the Australian Grand Prix. An agreement was reached with Formula One in 1993, but the contract with Adelaide did not expire until 1995, so Kennett had plenty of time to prepare. A track was developed in Melbourne's beautiful Albert Park, part of it using closed-off public roads, and in 1996 the city held the first round of the world championship. Since then the race


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