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Irvine wins Austrian Gran Prix

February 16, 2011

By Staff Reporter

Irish formula one racing driver Eddie Irvine won his second race for Ferrari on Sunday in the Austrian Grand Prix.

Meanwhile, Heinz-Harald Frentzen’s finished in fourth place for Jordan Grand Prix.

The following are the standings following the Austrian Grand Prix, which was the ninth of 16 races:

1. Scuderia-Ferrari, 74 points

2. McLaren-Mercedes, 72

3. Jordan-Mugen Honda, 34

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4. Williams-Supertec, 19

5. Benetton-Playlife, 16

6. Stewart-Ford, 12

7. Sauber-Petronas, 4

8. Prost-Peugeot, 2

9. Arrows-TWR,1

Jordan Grand Prix is an Irish-American formula one team, and is 60 percent owned by Eddie Jordan of Bray, Co. Wicklow. The huge U.S. investment corporation E. M. Warburg Pincus & Co purchased a 40 percent stake in the team in October of last year.

The next race is the German Grand prix at Hockenheim, Germany, on Aug. 1

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