Category Archives: Race

F1 Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi 2010 – McLaren Strategy Key To Title

Whilst it was debatable whether Hamilton had the raw pace to match Vettel today, once he lost out at the first corner, he certainly had enough to make life extremely difficult for him. But McLaren blinked first and pulled Hamilton … Continue reading

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F1 Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi 2010 – Vettel Wins Title With Faultless Drive

Sebastian Vettel became the youngest ever Formula One Drivers Champion with a faultless drive at the space-age Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi. The only time he even looked remotely in danger was as he and Hamilton dragged it out … Continue reading

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F1 Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi 2010 – Ferrari Strategy Costs Alsono Title

It all looked so good for Fernando Alonso, even as Button jumped him at the start. He managed to keep Webber behind him and even had Felipe Massa to hound Webber from behind. Webber seemed to have little pace and … Continue reading

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F1 Hungary Grand Prix 2010 – Number Two Blitzes The Field

“Not bad for a number two driver” was how Mark Webber signed off his last victory, but Red Bull’s actions today spoke louder than their words then that they will support both of their drivers. Vettel pitted late as the … Continue reading

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F1 Hungary Grand Prix 2010 – Chaos In The Pits

Wheels flying down the pitlane, a crash putting Sutil out, the Safety Car phase lent an element of the Keystone Cops to the first round of pit stops. First of all we had Nico Rosberg leaving his pit stop with … Continue reading

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F1 Hungary Grand Prix 2010 – Schumacher Up To Old Tricks

Approaching the race in reverse order, one of the most controversial moments was Rubens Barrichello challenging Michael Schumacher for 10th place. Barrichello pitted much later than most, on the reverse strategy of prime tyres first and then the options, leaving … Continue reading

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F1 British Grand Prix 2010 – Vettel Feels the Pressure

Watching his team-mate out-accelerate him to the first corner was not on Sebastian Vettel’s list of things to do today. A petulant Schumacher-esque attempt at sideswiping him into the pit wall won’t have endeared himself to Webber either. Hamilton also … Continue reading

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F1 British Grand Prix 2010 – Webber Proves a Point

Mark Webber proved a point in style, beating his team-mate off the line and leading from start to finish. Not bad for a “number two” driver indeed, as he pointedly said to Christian Horner over the team radio at the … Continue reading

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F1 British Grand Prix 2010 – Alonso, the Safety Car and Drive-Throughs

Fernando Alonso is always ready to look for conspiracies, but he will be feeling positively hounded after his drive-through penalty cost him a decent haul of points today. But he’s his own worst enemy. His pass on Kubica was clearly … Continue reading

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F1 – Safety Cars

At Valencia, the Safety Car once again became the subject of hot discussion, not least with Fernando Alonso and Ferrari throwing all of their toys out of the pram, even going as far as accusing FIA and their stewards of … Continue reading

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