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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TWO new models are joining the Jaguar F-PACE SUV range with the arrival of 300 Sport and Chequered Flag special editions.
Jaguar has launched a Chequered Flag special edition of its E-Pace SUV.
Jaguar has introduced a new special edition version of its E-Pace SUV - the Chequered Flag Edition.
Hamilton attempted a late charge for victory, but Bottas had enough in his pocket to take the chequered flag and move one point clear of the Brit in the title standings.
Priced from PS46,995 for the Chequered Flag and PS53,980 for the 300 Sport, both of the new cars feature Jaguar's latest con ectivity system which is now fully smartphone-compatible.
Priced from PS46,995 for the Chequered Flag and PS53,980 for the 300 Sport, both of the new cars feature Jaguar's latest connectivity system which is now fully smartphonecompatible.
To celebrate 70 years of sports car production since the beautiful and iconic XK120 was unveiled to an amazed public at the London Motor Show, the company has just released new Chequered Flag editions of the multi-award winning F-Type.
With livery design cues from the F-TYPE Chequered Flag Limited Edition, the rally cars also draw inspiration from the XK 120, which was first revealed in 1948.
Jaguar, a subsidiary of Tata Motors (NYSE: TTM), has developed two rally cars based on F-Type Chequered Flag Limited Edition convertibles.
The Englishman will seal the title in Texas today if he takes the chequered flag and Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel finishes third or worse.
The two boats running out of the Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club (ADIMSC) qualified in second and fourth places respectively for the first of the two Shanghai races and Team Abu Dhabi 5's Rashed Al Tayer and Majed Al Mansoori made two superb starts in the red-flag interrupted race to reach the chequered flag well ahead of Team Australia's Blue Roo crew of Pal-Virik Nilsen and Jan Trygve Braaten to seal what looked like a first win of the season until the time penalty was imposed.
Formula One said it will review its procedures after the Canadian Grand Prix ended in confusion and embarrassment when a celebrity waved the chequered flag a lap too soon.