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Belgium Grand Prix Friday Press Conference

August 27, 2010

The Friday Press Conference of the Belgium Grand Prix race weekend took place today following the completion of free practice. Historically the friday press conference includes four team principals, this time it was the turn of Virgin Racing, Mercedes GP, Lotus Racing and McLaren. TEAM PRINCIPALS: John Booth (JB) [Virgin Racing], Ross Brawn (RB) [Mercedes […]

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European Grand Prix – 1 Lap Video

June 23, 2010

The European Grand Prix, Round 9 of the 2010 Formula One World Championship returns to the Valencia Street Circuit in Spain this coming weekend. The attached video from Red Bull gives the drivers perspective on what a lap of the challenging semi permanent street circuit is like. The Valencia Street Circuit is similar in some […]

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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 – Wednesday press Conference Part 2

May 13, 2010

Part 2 of Wednesday Press Conference consists of Jenson Button, Felipe Massa, Robert Kubica, Timo Glock and Sebastien Buemi fielding questions from members of the world press. To read Part 1 of the Wednesday Press Conference Click Here QUESTIONS FROM THE FLOOR Q: (Sarah Holt – BBC Sport) Jenson and Felipe and anyone else if […]

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Monaco Grand Prix – Wednesday Press Conference Part 1

May 13, 2010

In the first Press Conference of the Monaco Grand Prix race weekend five drivers answered questions on their expectations for the race. Here is the transcript of the initial part of the press conference: For Part 2 of the Press Conference/ Click Here 2/05/2010 DRIVERS: Sebastien Buemi (SB) [Toro Rosso], Jenson Button (JB) [McLaren], Timo […]

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Spanish Grand Prix Friday Press Conference

May 7, 2010

Following today’s practice session at the Spanish Grand Prix race weekend the FIA held a press conference with Formula One Team Technical Directors: Ross BRAWN (Mercedes); Aldo COSTA (Ferrari); Sam MICHAEL (Williams) and Nick WIRTH (Virgin) For those of you that are real gear heads this press conference had a lot of great information about […]

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Virgin Racing Plans Upset by Volcano

May 3, 2010

Virgin Racing was planning on debuting two new chassis at the Spanish Grand Prix to fix the embarrassing fuel capacity issue. Unfortunately that isn’t going to happen. For those of you that haven’t heard already the fuel tank of VR-01 design was too small to allow the cars to complete a Grand Prix at full on […]

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HRT Racing F1 Team Proving Persistence Pays

April 21, 2010

HRT Racing F1 Team, the last team to join the 2010 Formula One World Championship is slowly but surely improving. The team that almost failed to make the grid in the first race of the season, only being saved by a last minute cash infusion from one of the original investors. The team that has […]

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Malaysian Grand Prix – Red Bull Master Class

April 5, 2010

Finally everything came good for the Red Bull Racing Team at the Malaysian Grand Prix. No broken spark plugs or wheel problems today. Both Vettel and Webber performed flawlessly, proving once again that the RB6 Chassis has unmatched race pace and even more importantly now has the reliability to win a Grand Prix. A poor […]

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Australian Grand Prix – Friday Practice

March 26, 2010

Mclaren top the time charts during Friday Practice with Lewis Hamilton beating out his Team mate Jenson Button and MArk Webber in the Red Bull Racing RB6 making up the top three. Friday Practise was a mixed affair with the morning practise session being held under dry conditions, but Rain effecting portions of the afternoon […]

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Lotus Racing – Success in Bahrain

March 15, 2010

The Lotus Racing Team must be pretty happy with their performance at the Bahrain Grand Prix actually finishing ahead of a few of the more established names in Formula One. Heikki Kovalainen finished in 15th place just behind Nico Hulenberg in the Wiliams Fw30 and ahead of Sebastien Buemi in the Torro Rosso, and Jarno […]

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