chequered flag

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chequered flag

n
(Motor Racing) the black-and-white checked flag traditionally shown to the winner and all finishers at the end of a motor race by a senior race official
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chequered flag

, (US) checkered flag
n (Motor Racing) → Zielflagge f
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I'm wearing Valentino today,'' Lohan said as she sped down the black carpet past a score of Herbie look-alike VWs, checkered flags and stacks of Goodyear tires.
Cigarette's insatiable appetite for checkered flags was revealed in true Cigarette form -- two first place finishes on the same day for the same F-2 class.
Alonso's wins (he also took the checkered flags at Sakhir, Bahrain, and Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) give the Renault team a perfect four-for-four record, as teammate Giancarlo Fisichella opened the '05 campaign with a win in Melbourne, Australia.
The checkered flags were waving, engine sound effects were roaring, and the runway was filled with fast fashions at Macy's ``Fashion at Full-Speed'' show Thursday night at the Fashion Square mall in Sherman Oaks.
LSBThe Bank branches throughout Forsyth, Davidson, Guilford and Stokes counties are decorated in stock car racing decor, from checkered flags, slick racing tires and life-size posters of popular drivers.