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Barrichello Wins International Kart Challenge

Rubens Barrichello has secured overall victory in the international champions kart challenge 2008.

The event, popular for many years is organised by Felipe Massa, and has high profile entrants such as Michael Schumacher (2007 Champion) and Jeff Gordon.  Also attending were many former F1 drivers, including Vitantonio Liuzzi, Tarso Marques and Luciano Burti.

Barrichello won the first race, just ahead of Lucas di Grassi after Michael Schumacher crashed trying to overtake the Brazilian.

Massa won the second race, but fifth place for Barrichello meant he took the overall victory.  Schumacher had to settle for fourth place overall.

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