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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Piloting the MTECH Wildwater Group Lambrorghini Huracan, he took the chequered flag on Saturday with a class win in the GTC Cup Sprint Race, finishing third overall, and repeated the class winning performance in Sunday's 50-minute race, this time crossing the line second to claim another podium finish.
Summary: The three-time World Champion held off a fierce challenge from Team Sweden's Erik Stark to reach the chequered flag
For the second year running the 25-yearold took the chequered flag in the final World Supersport race of the season at the track in Doha, Qatar.
Nico Rosberg took the chequered flag to close the gap on Hamilton, who came third, to nine points in the Drivers' Championship.
They took the lead early on in the race and retained the upper hand through to the end when the chequered flag waved to end proceedings around 10am on Saturday.
A yellow flag - meaning a void race - was raised instead of a black and white chequered flag on the first circuit.
A black-and-white chequered flag should have been waved as the field VVCONTINUES page 3
The Spaniard had already wrapped up the title in Japan last month but ensured he would end the season on a high by climbing from fifth on the starting grid to take the chequered flag by more than three seconds from the rest of the field.
Khalid Abdullah Al-Kuwari and Mohammed Al-Obaidly qualified sixth and eighth for the final UIM F-4S race of the season for the Eurofin Trophy and reached the chequered flag for the 25-lap race in fourth and sixth places.
We are delighted to have found the first Singaporean to take the chequered flag and thank everyone who participated in the activities.
173seconds on his Rapid Solicitors Kawasaki to take the chequered flag and stay on top of the overall standings.
But a scorching opening two laps in the third and final race of the weekend put him well clear of the field and he consolidated his advantage to take the chequered flag after 14 laps of racing.