German Grand Prix (2010)

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Ferrari Escapes Further Punishment by FIA

September 9, 2010

In a recent press release the FIA announced that it would take no further action against Ferrari but enforced the sanctions imposed by the Stewards at the Grand Prix of Germany after Ferrari instructed Felipe Massa to let his team mate Fernando Alonso pass. Relinquishing the lead of the Grand Prix to Alonso, and in […]

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Ferrari in Hot Water with FIA over “Team Orders” Controversy

August 5, 2010

It looks like the “Team Orders” controversy that arose at the recent German Grand Prix when Felipe Massa let Fernando Alonso pass him to take first place in the race. The FIA have already fined Ferrari $100,000 dollars over the incident that caused a huge reaction among the Formula One fan base especially amoung the […]

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Formula One World Championship – No Change Just Tightening

July 27, 2010

The Formula One World Championship after the German Grand Prix didn’t change much, at least from an overall positions stand point. Its just got an awful lot closer at the top with Ferrari closing in on McLAren and Red Bull after Ferrari’s one two finish at the Hockenheimring circuit. Sebastian Vettel third place finish in […]

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German Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference

July 27, 2010

The German Grand Prix post race press conference at Hockenheim was full of questions regarding Felipe Massa yielding his first place position to team mate Fernando Alonso, and turned into quite an interrogation session primarily aimed at Fernando Alonso. Fernando Alonso kept his head and tried to mimimise the situation giving very diplomatic answers, while […]

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Resurgent Ferrari Take German Grand Prix

July 26, 2010

A resurgent Ferrari took the top two spots on the podium at yesterdays German Grand Prix at the Hockenheimring circuit. With Fernando Alonso finishing in first place and dejected Felipe Massa in second, but more on that later. Ferrari made their race winning moves right at the start of the race. Sebastian Vettel lined up […]

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German Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference

July 24, 2010

Qualifying for the German Grand Prix today resulted in the closest finish so far this season. Sebastian Vettel literally beat Fernando Alonso’d Ferrari by only 2/1000th’s of a second. claiming Pole position for the sixth this season. The Ferrari’s of Alonso and Massa were fast in all three qualifying sessions and managed to split the […]

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German Grand Prix Qualifying Red Bull Just Pips Ferrari

July 24, 2010

Qualifying at the German Grand Prix today came down to the last seconds of the final qualifying session with Sebastian Vettel taking pole position by the narrowest of margins, just two thousandths of a second. In a predominantly dry qualifying session Sebastian Vettel beat out Fernando Alonso by the closest of margins, only 2/1000th of […]

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German Grand Prix Friday Press Conference

July 23, 2010

The German Grand Prix Friday press conference and for that matter all Friday Press Conferences are usually attended by the team principals of various teams, this weekend however the FIA have mixed it up selecting not only team management but also one of the drivers from the same team. Representing Mercedes GP at todays press […]

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German Grand Prix Friday Practice Ferrari Fastest in Mixed Conditions

July 23, 2010

THe German Grand Prix started today with Friday Free practice. The Morning session at the at the Hockenheimring circuit turned out to be a wet affair mixing up the field with Adrain Sutil ending up fastest of the session and Lewis Hamilton having a major off, severely damaging his McLaren MP4-25 which almost prevented him […]

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German Grand Prix – Thursday Press Conference

July 23, 2010

Today the first official press conference of the German Grand Prix took place as normal before the beginning of the first free practice sessions tomorrow. With six German drivers in the field the press conference it was surprising to me that the Press conference was not a lock out for the German Drivers, having Mark […]

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German Grand Prix – Vettel Wakes up Home Town

July 22, 2010

With only one day to go before the start of the German Grand Prix Race Weekend the Formula One teams are pulling out all the stops promoting the race. Red Bull racing always seem to be one of the more inventive, finding unique ways to promote the race, and with their driver Sebastian Vettel a […]

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