Singapore Grand Prix

Thumbnail image for Sun Continues to Shine on Button

Sun Continues to Shine on Button

September 28, 2009

The Singapore Grand Prix weekend began disastrously for Jenson Button. Failing to get out of Q2 in qualifying and ending up in the middle of the Grid on a circuit extremely difficult to pass on, with his closest competitors in the 2009 Drivers Championship, Rubens Barrichello, Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber all in front of […]

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Hamilton Wins Singapore Grand Prix

Hamilton Wins Singapore Grand Prix

September 27, 2009

Lewis hamilton lead from Pole position on the grid to win the Singapore Grand Prix. During the early laps Nico Rosberg pressured Hamilton but after a terrible mistake leaving the pits after his first pit stop where he drifted wide crossing the dividing line separating the Pit exit lane from the track, a major no […]

Read the full article →

Heidfeld Incurs Penalty – Singapore Grid Revised

September 26, 2009

Nick Heidfeld who was 7th fastest during the final qualifying period was penalized after post qualifying weigh in. His BMW Sauber was found to be under the minimum weight and as such incurred a penalty taking him the the back of the Grid for the Singapore Grand Prix effectively ending his chances for a good […]

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Barrichello Crash Affects Singapore Grand Prix Qualifying

Barrichello Crash Affects Singapore Grand Prix Qualifying

September 26, 2009

Rubens Barrichello crashed into the wall coming out of turn 5 during the Q3 qualifying session at Singapore, bringing out the red flag with just 26 seconds to go, prematurely ending qualifying for the Grand Prix. Rubens crash effectively handed Lewis Hamilton the pole position, Hamilton had been quick in practice and the earlier qualifying […]

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Renault Looses Sponsors after FIA Decision

Renault Looses Sponsors after FIA Decision

September 24, 2009

Following the FIA decision on the Singapore “CrashGate” scandal Renault has lost two of its current sponsors. Earlier today the Spanish insurance firm Mutua Madrilena, asked for its name to be removed from Renault’s cars and then ING the Dutch banking giant and Renaults major sponsor dropped the bombshell that it would also be terminating […]

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Singapore Grand Prix – Race Weekend Schedule

Singapore Grand Prix – Race Weekend Schedule

September 23, 2009

This coming weekend Formula One moves to Asia for the Singapore Grand Prix to be held at the Marina Bay street circuit. With its inaugural race last year the Singapore Grand Prix became the first ever Night race in Formula One and the first ever street race to be held in Asia. Following input from […]

Read the full article →