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The struggling Super Aguri Formula One team have pulled out of this week's final pre-season test in Barcelona as talks continued with potential investors. The principal, Aguri Suzuki, said the Honda-backed team had made the decision not to test pending ongoing negotiations. The team had planned to run two cars at the Circuit de Catalunya before heading to Melbourne for the Australian Grand Prix on 16 March.

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