2010 Australian Grand Prix – the complete F1 Fanatic review

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Massa and Webber escape the turn one mayhem at Melbourne
Massa and Webber escape the turn one mayhem at Melbourne

Find all the F1 Fanatic Australian Grand Prix coverage in one place below ?σΤιΌΤΗ£ from Friday practice to the post-race review.


Button wins thrilling Australian GP – Australian Grand Prix report.

Australian Grand Prix in pictures – Photos from an action-packed Australian Grand Prix.

Hamilton fumes after strategy mistake – McLaren’s fateful decision to bring Lewis Hamilton in for a second pit stop dropped him from third to sixth.

Alonso fourth, Schumacher tenth in their battle from the back in Melbourne – Two of F1’s former champions found themselves at the back of the field and had to fight their way back to the front.

Unreliability costs Vettel another win – More woe for Red Bull.

Australian GP team-by-team analysis – Compare how each teams’ drivers got on and see who did the best.

Australian Grand Prix stats and facts – While Jenson Button scored his first win for McLaren, Sebastian Vettel has led more laps this year than every other driver put together but is yet to win a race.

Melbourne was a blast but F1’s aero problem remains (Australian GP analysis) – A wet track at Melbourne was the catalyst for a thrilling race.

Australian Grand Prix fastest lapsMark Webber became the first Australian to set the fastest lap in his home Grand Prix.

Australian Grand Prix result – Full classification from Melbourne.

F1 championship points after AustraliaFernando Alonso remains in the lead with 37 points while Ferrari lead the constructors’ championship after two rounds.

Rate the race: Australia – Over 4,000 people have rated the Australian Grand Prix so far – add your verdict here.


Vettel beats Webber to Melbourne pole (Australian Grand Prix qualifying) – The home favourite missed out on pole position by one tenth of a second to his team mate.

A bad weekend gets worse for Hamilton – After his incident with the police and failing to reach the top ten in qualifying it was looking like a tough weekend for Hamilton – and that was before we knew what would happen on race day.

Australian Grand Prix qualifying in pictures – Photos from a hectic session where many drivers had problems with traffic.

Australian Grand Prix pre-race analysis – Vettel was in a strong position heading into the race.

2010 Australian Grand Prix grid – How the cars lined up for the Australian Grand Prix.


Webber fastest at home in final practice – Red Bull showed their pace ahead of qualifying.

Australian Grand Prix practice in pictures – Photos from Friday at Melbourne.

Australian GP practice two analysis – The lap times from FP2.

McLaren on top after wet second practice – Rain hit practice two at Melbourne.

Australian GP practice one analysis – The lap times from FP1.

Kubica quickest in disrupted first practice – Kobayashi causes two red flags.

Drivers on duty in Melbourne (Pictures) – Photos from the pre-race preparations.

2010 Australian Grand Prix – The F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme – Guide to the Grand Prix

Live blogs

How we saw the action as it happened.

Australian Grand Prix live blog

Australian Grand Prix qualifying live blog

Australian Grand Prix practice 3 live blog

Australian Grand Prix practice 2 live blog

Australian Grand Prix practice 1 live blog

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