June 2010

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British Grand Prix Broadcast Schedule

June 30, 2010

The British Grand Prix returns to the Silverstone circuit for the first time since the circuit has had a major upgrade, increasing the track by almost half a mile (760m) to 3.67 miles in length. The Grand Prix race weekend begins on Friday July 9th with the first open practice session, Qualifying will be held […]

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European Grand Prix McLaren Consolidates Constructors Championship Lead

June 29, 2010

The European Grand Prix ended up being a good race for McLaren with both Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button finishing on the Podium in second and third behind Sebastian Vettel. With Mark Webbers crash taking him out of the race and only Vettel scoring points for Red Bull, both Ferrari’s getting stuck behind the Safety […]

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European Grand Prix Vettel Win Narrows Drivers Championship

June 29, 2010

Before the start of the European Grand Prix it looked very promising that Red Bull could easily have two drivers on the podium and maybe even retake the Formula One Drivers World Championship. Mark Webbers terrible start dropping seven places from second to ninth and subsequent horrific crash ended that possibility. However Vettels dominant performance […]

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European Grand Prix Mark Webber Takes a Flyer

June 28, 2010

This weekend in the European Grand Prix Mark Webber demonstrated what must be one of the more unusual motor-sport overtaking moves, when his Red Bull RB6 travelling at over 190 miles an hour happened upon the slower moving Lotus Cosworth T127 of Heikki Kovalainen. Unforutnately for Mark not much was left of his car after […]

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European Grand Prix – Vettel Dominates Incident filled Race

June 28, 2010

The European Grand Prix Valencia Street Circuit lived up to its reputation as a difficult high speed circuit, delivering a race filled with incident, questionable stewards decisions and great driving throughout the field in the closing stages of the race. At the start Sebastian Vettel narrowly held off Lewis Hamilton’s McLaren charging into the first […]

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European Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference

June 26, 2010

Following a truly exciting Qualifying Session for the European Grand Prix at the Valencia Street Circuit the top three qualifying finishers face the press, plenty of good insight. The European Grand Prix is shaping up to be a great race tomorrow. Don’t forget that in the US the race will be broadcast on the FOX […]

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European Grand Prix Qualifying – Red Bull Strikes back

June 26, 2010

Wow! If the European Grand prix is as exciting as todays Qualifying session it is going to be one hell of a race. All three qualifying session were extremely closely fought with fastest laps being traded back and forth between Vettel, Webber, Hamilton, Alonso, and Kubica. But in the end it was Vettel that set […]

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European Grand Prix – Friday Press Conference

June 25, 2010

Fridays during the Grand Prix weekend consist of free practice sessions and the FIA press conference with selected Team Principals. In Valencia today at the Friday Press Conference it was the turn of Aldo Costa from Ferrari, HRT’s Colin Kolles, Dr Vijay Mallya from Force India and Peter Sauber from the team that bears his […]

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European Grand Prix – Friday Practice

June 25, 2010

Friday Practice at the European Grand Prix ended with Fernando Alonso setting fastest lap in his Ferrari much to the delight of the Spanish fans. In the race for improved speed and handling this weekend Ferrari re-introduced their version of the “F-Duct” and were also one of three teams sporting revised lowered exhaust outlets copying […]

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European Grand Prix – Thursday Press Conference

June 24, 2010

The European Grand Prix pre practice press conference took place today at the Valencia Street Circuit in Spain. Drivers attending this press conference not unsurprisingly were predominantly spanish, with Tonio Liuzzi and Vitaly Petrov making up the fourth and fifth attendees. DRIVERS: Jaime Alguersuari (JA) [Toro Rosso]; Fernando Alonso (FA) [Ferrari]; Pedro de la Rosa […]

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FIA Drives Final Nail into USF1’s Coffin

June 24, 2010

USF1 punished even after death. Today the FIA released a press release regarding the decision of the World Motor Sport Council on the ill fated USF1 team’s failed attempt to field a car in the 2010 Formula One World Championship: “During the extraordinary hearing that was held in Geneva on 23 June 2010, the Judging […]

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