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Jul 18, 2014

Motor racing-Grey’s Dr McDreamy’s life in fast lane

HOCKENHEIM, Germany, July 18 (Reuters) – Patrick Dempsey, known to many millions worldwide as “Dr McDreamy” from U.S. network series Grey’s Anatomy, is learning new lines.

But what he means by that depends on who he is talking to, and where.

The 48-year-old, ranked fifth on the list of highest paid actors on U.S. television last year with estimated earnings of $13 million, is preparing for an 11th season as Dr Derek Shepherd in the popular ABC network medical drama.

Jul 18, 2014

Rosberg leads Mercedes one-two in practice

HOCKENHEIM Germany (Reuters) – Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg led team mate Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes one-two in first practice for the German’s home grand prix on Friday.

The session was the first since the governing body ruled against a front and rear interconnected suspension (FRIC) system and all teams presented their cars for scrutineering without it on Thursday.

Jul 18, 2014

Motor racing-Rosberg leads Mercedes one-two in practice

HOCKENHEIM, Germany, July 18 (Reuters) – Formula One championship leader Nico Rosberg led team mate Lewis Hamilton in a Mercedes one-two in first practice for the German’s home grand prix on Friday.

The session was the first since the governing body ruled against a front and rear interconnected suspension (FRIC) system and all teams presented their cars for scrutineering without it on Thursday.

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Jul 17, 2014

Mercedes unfazed by suspension rule change

HOCKENHEIM Germany (Reuters) – Mercedes are unlikely to suffer any significant setback from a decision to ban a suspension system from this weekend’s German Grand Prix, according to their title contender Lewis Hamilton.

“I don’t think much at all,” the Briton told reporters at Hockenheim when asked about the possible impact on his dominant team of the removal of the front and rear interconnected suspension (FRIC) system.

Jul 17, 2014

Motor racing-Mercedes unfazed by suspension rule change

HOCKENHEIM, Germany, July 17 (Reuters) – Mercedes are unlikely to suffer any significant setback from a decision to ban a suspension system from this weekend’s German Grand Prix, according to their title contender Lewis Hamilton.

“I don’t think much at all,” the Briton told reporters at Hockenheim when asked about the possible impact on his dominant team of the removal of the front and rear interconnected suspension (FRIC) system.

Jul 17, 2014

Raikkonen reports fit for duty

HOCKENHEIM Germany (Reuters) – Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen declared himself fully fit on Thursday after a big British Grand Prix crash forced him to miss Formula One testing last week.

“I had some pain but it’s all fine,” the Finn told reporters ahead of Sunday’s German Grand Prix.

Jul 17, 2014

Motor racing-Raikkonen reports fit for duty

HOCKENHEIM, Germany, July 17 (Reuters) – Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen declared himself fully fit on Thursday after a big British Grand Prix crash forced him to miss Formula One testing last week.

“I had some pain but it’s all fine,” the Finn told reporters ahead of Sunday’s German Grand Prix.

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