Canadian Grand Prix

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F1 World Championship McLaren Cements Lead

June 15, 2010

Following the brilliant first and second place finish for Lewis hamilton and Jenson Button McLaren has cemented their lead at the top of both the Drivers and Constructors Formula One World Championship. However it is still very close at the top with three teams, McLaren, Red Bull Racing and Ferrari all still very much in […]

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Canadian Grand Prix Double Success for McLaren

June 15, 2010

The Canadian Grand Prix lived up to its reputation as a fast, exciting incident filled Grand Prix and the hardest circuit on the Braking system of a formula One car of the formula One season. This year the no refueling rules added another complexity to the race with tire degradation and tire management becoming critical […]

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Canadian Grand Prix Post Qualifying Press Conference

June 12, 2010

Following Qualifying the drivers claiming the top three grid positions face the media in the official FIA Press Conference. Once again Lewis Hamilton claimed Pole position at the Canadian Grand Prix for the third time in as many runnings. Here is the Complete transcript of that event. DRIVERS: 1. Lewis Hamilton (LH) [McLaren}, 1m15.105s 2. […]

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Canadian Grand Prix Hamilton Pole Breaks Red Bull Streak

June 12, 2010

Qualifying at the Canadian Grand Prix lived up to all the hype today, with four teams fighting it out for Pole position swapping fastest lap times with almost every lap in the final qualifying session. With only Lewis hamilton on a flying lap it looked as though it was going to be a Red Bull […]

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Canadian Grand Prix – Friday Press Conference

June 11, 2010

The Friday Press Conference at this weekends Canadian Grand Prix Featured four of the top five teams, McLaren, Mercedes Gp, Red Bull Racing and Renault F1 only Ferrari was missing. Fridays are usually the turn for the Team Principals to weigh in on the current issues facing the teams and today was no exception with […]

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Canadian Grand Prix – Red Bull Set Pace in Friday Practice

June 11, 2010

Friday Practice for the Canadian Grand Prix was a mixed affair, the morning saw the McLarens and Mercedes GP cars showing their pace with Jenson Button heading up the time charts, but it wasn’t to last. The afternoon session saw Button surprisingly loose pace along with Lewis Hamilton as the circuit rubbered in, with the […]

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Canadian Grand Prix – Broadcast Schedule

June 10, 2010

The Canadian Grand Prix will take place in Montreal this weekend at the Circuit Gilles Villenue. Free practice starts Friday 15th with Qualifying on Saturday followed by the Grand prix itself on Sunday. For those Formula One fans in the US you need to know that the Grand Prix will not be broadcast as usual […]

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Canadian Grand Prix – Thursday Press Conference

June 10, 2010

The first official press conference of the Canadian Grand Prix race weekend took place this afternoon in Montreal at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. Here is the full transcript: DRIVERS: Lucas di Grassi (LDG) [Virgin Racing]; Lewis Hamilton (LH) [McLaren]; Robert Kubica (RK) [Renault F1]; Felipe Massa (FM) [Ferrari]; Nico Rosberg (NR) [Mercedes GP] PRESS CONFERENCE […]

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Canadian Grand Prix – One Lap With Red Bull

June 10, 2010

Yet again Red Bull Racing released some great Video content and information for the Canadian Grand Prix this coming weekend producing another episode of Mark Webber driving Montreal’s Gilles Villeneuve Circuit in the Red Bull track simulator. While the FIA publishes a pretty good circuit description complete with Track speeds, Gear and G-Force for selected […]

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Canadian Grand prix – Preview

June 8, 2010

This weekend after a one year hiatus Formula One returns to North America for the Candian Grand Prix in Montreal. The race itself is held at the Circuit Gilles Villineuve located on Île Notre-Dame an artificial island located in the Saint Lawrence River immediately just east of Downtown Montreal. The temporary road circuit is known […]

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F1 Returns to North America- Confirmed

November 29, 2009

After months of speculation throughout most of the 2009 season Montreal has confirmed that it will host the Canadian Grand Prix next June, but securing the race for Circuit Gilles Villeneuve didn’t come easy. The final deal to secure the race on F1’s 2010 calendar was a collaborative offer by the governments of Canada, Quebec […]

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