"Turkish grand prix in doubt after hosts flout podium rules
Wednesday August 30, 2006
Doubt was cast over the future of the Turkish grand prix yesterday hours after the race was included on the world championship calendar for 2007. The sport has been rocked after the Turkish Cypriot leader, Mehmet Ali Talat, presented the winner's trophy to the Ferrari driver Felipe Massa, flouting the protocol that presentations are made by dignitaries from the host nation."
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