Monaco Grand Prix (2010)

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Williams Confirms Monaco Grand Prix Crash Causes

May 22, 2010

Williams saw both of its cars crash out of the Monaco Grand Prix. Nico Hulkenberg crashed out on the fist lap and Rubens Barrichello crashed coming up the hill after turn two on lap 30 while in 11 place. Both events caused massive damage to the cars eliminating Rosberg and Barrichello from the race and […]

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FIA Agree to Change Safety Car Rules

May 21, 2010

The FIA have come out in favor of revising the safety car rules, acknowleging a lack of clarity in the current rules that cost Michael Schumacher a twenty second penalty at the end of the Monaco Grand Prix, effectively ruining what otherwise would have been his best finish of the season. The FIA’s official press […]

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Monaco Grand Prix Results Stand – No Appeal From Mercedes

May 18, 2010

The Monaco Grand Prix results were in question for the last few days after Mercedes GP had said that they would be appealing the penalty imposed on Michael Schumacher for overtaking Fernando Alonso on the last corner of the race after the Safety car had entered pit lane. Today, in a statement released by Mercedes […]

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F1 World Championship – All Change At the Top

May 18, 2010

Red Bulls One two finish at the Monaco Grand Prix has really changed the landscape of both the Drivers and Constructors Championship. Mark Webbers second win in as many weeks has catapulted him from fourth place into the lead of the Drivers championship and Sebastian Vettel jumps to Second. While both Red Bull teammates are […]

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Monaco Grand Prix Post Race Press Conference

May 17, 2010

Following the finish of the Monaco Grand Prix the podium finishers Mark Webber (1st), Sebastian Vettel (2nd) and Robert Kubica (3rd) take part in the official FIA sponsored press conference. The race this year was controlled from Start to finish by Mark Webber in his Red Bull Racing RB6. In a class by himself not […]

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Webber Dominates Incident Filled Monaco Grand Prix

May 16, 2010

Monaco lived up to its reputation today as the most difficult challenging circuit of the F1 Season, it had everything, great racing, dramatic crashes and even controversy, but through it all Mark Webber controlled the race from the drop of the checkered flag. It must have been a frustrating race for Webber, with several crashes […]

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Monaco Grand Prix – Post Qualifying Press Conference

May 15, 2010

Following an exciting Qualifying session for the Monaco Grand Prix in which Red Bull claimed its sixth pole of the season and Renault Engines powered the top three finishers, the top three drivers faced the camera’s and the Press. DRIVERS: 1. Mark Webber (MW) [Red Bull Racing], 1m13.826s 2. Robert Kubica (RK) [Renault F1], 1m14.120s […]

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Monaco Grand Prix – Webber Grabs Pole From Kubica

May 15, 2010

The Monaco Grand Prix qualifying session ended with Mark Webber claiming Pole position again. On pole at the last Grand Prix in Barcelona, todays performance marks the fourth pole of his carreer and his first back to back Pole position finish. The big news even before qualifying started was Fernando Alonso’s heavy crash in the […]

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Monaco Grand Prix – Post Practice Press Conference

May 14, 2010

The Monaco Grand Prix Post Practice Press Conference was held yesterday. As normal this press release is with the Team Principals and this time it was the turn of John Booth, Tony Fernandes, Christian Horner and Martin Whitmarsh. The Press Conference gives some great insight into why Button was off pace in Barcelona, what caused […]

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Monaco Grand Prix – Williams F1 Shoots For Top Ten Qualifying

May 14, 2010

The Monaco Grand Prix circuit presents a singular set of challenges for the Formula One teams. Firstly the tight, twisty, bumpy circuit through the narrow streets of Monte Carlo requires a unique set up allowing the most suspension travel of any Grand Prix. Secondly, one corner in particular, the tight hairpin bend just before the […]

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Ferrari F10 Steering Wheel Simplified

May 14, 2010

If you ever wondered what functions all those buttons and dials perform on a Formula One steering wheel the following video gives a great explanation of the 2010 Ferrari F10’s steering wheel and capability. What really blew me away was the explanation given by Felipe Massa’s performance engineer that this season the number of controls […]

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