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The Recorder told how Roberts had overtaken a Honda on the approach to a blind right hand bend.
Summary: Dubai [UAE], April 3 (ANI): New Zealand have overtaken Australia to take third position in the ICC Test Team Rankings after the Christchurch and Johannesburg Test matches, which has resulted in them getting a bigger purse from the International Cricket Council at the extended cut-off date of April 3.
On the plus side, the 20-year-old Dutch driver tied with Mercedes' four times world champion Lewis Hamilton as the drivers who were overtaken least (twice in total).
He said having overtaken the Mondeo, he was only at that point aware of the Peugeot 206.
Summary: Incident occurred after his car was overtaken by motorcycle rider
Then overtaking vehicle drives back into the original lane, and there is a traffic conflict between overtaking vehicle and overtaken vehicle.
Nearly all drivers (94%) have witnessed a risky overtaking manoeuvre and 53% see them monthly or more, while 18% admitted they had overtaken when they were not certain if they could safely do so.
"Japan is likely to follow a weak currency policy for the foreseeable future which means that its GDP in dollar terms gets overtaken by India earlier than we had previously expected," it said.
MALICE CLAIM: Richard Lees says one complainant was angry at being overtaken by a 'rust bucket' Picture by PETER REIMANN
Audi AG, a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG(XETRA: VW), has overtaken Germany-based BMW AG (Xetra: BMW), as India's best-selling luxury brand.
Claire Wilks, prosecuting, said officers had been in an unmarked police car on the A419 travelling towards Tonyrefail on August 31 last year when they were overtaken by two cars.
Ferrari, however, wrote to the FIA in the aftermath of the race to seek official clarification of whether Vettel had illegally overtaken Toro Rosso's Jean-Eric Vergne.