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2009 F1 Season – A Good Year ?

November 12, 2009

Well I guess the answer to this question is it depends who you are. If you were Jenson Button then it was a the best year of your Formula One career, a dream finally realized. I still remember watching Button when he was a guest on Top Gear, the iconic English car show. When asked […]

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Williams Announces 2010 Driver Line-up

November 2, 2009

No sooner has the 2009 F1 season ended than the announcements regarding who will be driving where have started rolling of the presses. Today AT&T Williams announced that Rubens Barrichello and Nico Hulkenburg would be their drivers for 2010. Introducing his new drivers Frank Williams, Team Principal, said, “Rubens needs no introduction. He is not […]

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Red Bull Racing Finish One Two in Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

November 2, 2009

Sebastian Vettel won the inaugural Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the spectacular Yaz Marina Circuit. In the first ever Afternoon/Evening F1 race and the first ever F1 race at Yaz Marina the Red Bull cars of Vettel and Weber were the class of the field. Starting on Pole Lewis Hamilton in the Mclaren got away […]

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No Competition for Hamilton in Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Qualifying

October 31, 2009

Lewis Hamilton completely obliterated the competition at the Yaz Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi today. Quickest in all three qualifying sessions setting fastest lap time of 1 minute 39.695 seconds in Q2 and claiming pole position in the third session with a time of 1:40.948, 0.667 seconds faster than Sebastian Vettel. Hamilton’s qualifying winning margin […]

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Interlagos – Best Race of the Season

October 20, 2009

Why can’t all of the F1 races be as good as this weekends Grand Prix in Brazil? The penultimate race of the season was full of, incidents, close competition, inspired overtaking. Coupled with the drama surrounding the Drivers championship race between Barrichello, Button and Vettel with Button and Vettel starting way back on the grid, working their […]

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Brawn GP – World Champions in Brazil

October 19, 2009

Needing only half of one point to clinch the F1 Constructors championship going into the race at Interlagos this past weekend it was almost a forgone conclusion that Brawn GP would claim the title in Brazil. Button and Barrichello didn’t disappoint, both scoring points, safely putting the championship well out of reach of their nearest […]

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Button & Brawn GP Clinch Titles in Brazil

October 18, 2009

An incident filled race and inspired driving by Jenson Button allowed him finish 5th, earning enough points to win the 2009 F1 Drivers Championship and Brawn GP to win the Constructors Championship with one race in the season still to go. Starting 14th on the Grid it wasn’t promising for Button to have any chance […]

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Rubino On Pole!!! – Story Book End to Qualify in Brazil

October 17, 2009

You couldn’t have scripted a better ending to the rain soaked Qualifying for tomorrows Grand Prix in Brazil. Sao Paolo’s native son Rubens Barrichello, the only Brazilian in the race snatched pole position away from Mark Webber in final seconds of Q3 at Interlagos today. The capacity rain soaked crowd went absolutely wild! While most […]

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Wet Interlagos Effects Friday Practice

October 16, 2009

Today’s Practice at the Interlagos circuit in Brazil was marred by Rain, while not as wet as the practice session in Suzuka two weeks ago, Interlagos never completely dried out with occasional light rain, high humidity and dense cloud cover keeping the track greasy and affecting lap times throughout the session. Webber and Button were […]

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Brazil Grand Prix – Weekend Race Schedule

October 13, 2009

Formula one moves to South America for the penultimate grand prix in the 2009 season. In the past the Grand Prix of Brazil has been the last race, but this year the final race will be held at the new track in Abu Dhabi. However in 2010 the schedule will change so that Brazil will […]

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Vettel Now Real Contender for Drivers Title

October 5, 2009

Vettel’s convincing win at the Grand Prix of Japan opens up the Drivers Championship and his chances of winning the title have improved from rank outsider to a real contender. With Barrichello and Button stuck in mid field and only able to finish in seventh and eighth place respectively the race could hardly have been […]

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