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2011 Malaysian Grand Prix – No Stopping Vettel

April 11, 2011

The 2011 Malaysian Grand Prix turned into another easy win for F1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel. While Qualifying was a close affair the same could not be said for the race, it was only really close at the start and through the first couple of corners after that Vettel easily managed the race from the […]

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2011 Malaysian Grand Prix Grid Position

April 9, 2011

The 2011 Malaysian Grand Prix was almost an exact replica of preceding race in Australia at least for the first two rows of the Grid. However qualifying in Malaysia produced a full grid with no teams falling foul of the 107% Rule, a remarkable achievement for the HRT given the high speed nature of Sepang […]

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2011 Australian Grand Prix Grid Position

March 26, 2011

Qualifying at the 2011 Australian Grand Prix was completely dominated by Sebastian Vettel almost eight tenths of a second fast than his nearest rival Lewis Hamilton. An absolute mile in F1 terms. While Red Bulls performance was not unexpected although the final margin once Vettel let loose no doubt surprised most of his competitors, it […]

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2011 Australian Grand Prix Friday Practice

March 25, 2011

The 2011 Australian Grand Prix weekend kicked off today under cloudy sky’s and scattered showers at the Albert Park circuit in Melbourne. While the first practice session was dominated by the Red Bull Drivers with Mark Webber setting fastest lap. In the second session the McLArens of Button and Hamilton were the fastest cars on […]

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Vettel Wins Race & Championship

November 16, 2010

Sebastian Vettel’s dreams came true at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix winning the race from pole position and claiming the Formula One World Drivers Championship to boot. A win at the billion dollar Abu Dhabi Yaz Marina circuit did not guarantee Vettel the Drivers Championship, but luckily the early crash of Michael Schumacher bringing out […]

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Qualifying: Has Alonso Done Enough

November 13, 2010

Qualifying for the Abu Dhabi grand Prix at the Yaz Marina Circuit today was a close fought affair between Vettel, Hamilton and Alonso. McLaren brought new wings to Abu Dhabi just for this Grand Prix which seem to be working as both Hamilton and Button were much more competitive finishing 2nd and 5th in Qualifying. […]

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Formula One World Championship Red Bull Claim Constructors Championship

November 11, 2010

Red Bull Racing’s one two finish in the Brazilian Grand Prix held at the Interlagos circuit last weekend clinched the Formula One Constructors championship for the team with one race still left to run. A truly impressive performance for the team that really have been the class of the field in 2010. While not the […]

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Formula One World Championship Webber Crash Costs Lead

October 25, 2010

When Mark Webber crashed out of the Korean Grand Prix on the 19th lap just two laps after racing actually got under way without the safety car on track his lead on the 2010 Formula One World Championship was under threat. Initially it looked as though his team mate Sebastian Vettel was set to take […]

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Japanese Grand Prix Qualifying Positions

October 10, 2010

What a difference a day makes. Yesterday Qualifying was postponed because of torrential rain and a completely waterlogged track, but today the teams arrived to Blue sky and a dry track. The Red bulls of Vettel and Webber never really looked in any danger of not being on the front row, and sure enough it […]

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Japanese Grand Prix Friday Practice

October 9, 2010

If Friday practice for the Japanese Grand Prix is anything to go by the Red Bull Racing cars of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber will be the ones to beat if you want to end up on Pole Position. Both Red Bulls ended up over half a second clear of the rest of the field […]

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Japanese Grand Prix Thursday Press Conference

October 7, 2010

The Japanese Grand Prix at Suzuka kicked off today with the official Thursday FIA press conference. Attending were Japanese drivers Kamui Kobayashi for the BMW Sauber F1 team and Sakon Yamamoto with the HRT F1 Team along with seven time Japanese Grand Prix winner Michael Schumacher for Mercedes GP, Force India’s Adrain Sutil and McLarens […]

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