Other than Mercedes duo Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg, Ricciardo is the only driver to have taken the chequered flag
FOR the first time in Lewis Hamilton's Formula One career he has now taken the chequered flag
for three consecutive races, even though the one in China caused confusion by being waved prematurely.
Dunlop had taken the chequered flag
in the Superbike, Superstock and both Supersport races and needed to win the final race to equal Ian Hutchinson's five solo race wins three years ago.
FORMULA 1 champion Jenson Button has taken the chequered flag
- for making the worst celebrity TV advert of the year.
It's nice to know that if I do finish second I will have beaten a Red Bull (Mark Webber), which is good," said McLaren driver Button, who has taken the chequered flag
on three occasions this year, in Canada, Hungary and Japan.
OK, so a team of Rotterdam pensioners may have taken the chequered flag
after beating 12 rival nursing homes, but so what?
Michael Schumacher has been on pole in each of the three races staged at the new Brick-yard circuit but has taken the chequered flag
The red flag wwas immediately put out to stop the race but eight riders had taken the chequered flag
including Archibald who beat Yorkshireman David Jefferies.
Hamilton had taken the chequered flag
at Spa but a stewards' inquiry was launched into an incident on lap 42 of the 44-lap race.