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Ferrari promise Valencia upgrade after poor race (Turkish GP team-by-team) 31st May 2010, 16:22

Ferrari have promised a significant upgrade package for the European Grand Prix after a dismal showing in their 800th Grand Prix. What has happened to the team that started the year with a one-two?

Turkish GP team-by-team: Mercedes

With Ferrari struggling, Mercedes were the third-fastest team around Istanbul, though a long way off Red Bull and McLaren. Michael Schumacher Nico Rosberg Qualifying position 5 6 Qualifying time comparison (Q3) 1’26.857 (-0.095) 1’26.952 Race position 4 5 Average race lap 1’32.392 (-0.02) 1’32.412 Laps 58/58 58/58 Pit stops 1 1 You need to upgrade […]

Turkish GP team-by-team: Williams

A poor weekend for Williams who never looked like troubling the points-scorers. Rubens Barrichello Nico H?â??lkenberg Qualifying position 15 17 Qualifying time comparison (Q2) 1’28.392 (-0.449) 1’28.841 Race position 14 17 Average race lap 1’33.668 (-0.967) 1’34.635 Laps 57/58 57/58 Pit stops 1 2 You need to upgrade your Flash Player Open lap times interactive […]

Turkish GP team-by-team: Renault

A potential double points finish was lost when Vitaly Petrov collided with Fernando Alonso late in the race. But the team showed good pace and Robert Kubica beat both the Ferraris. Robert Kubica Vitaly Petrov Qualifying position 7 9 Qualifying time comparison (Q3) 1’27.039 (-0.391) 1’27.430 Race position 6 15 Average race lap 1’32.421 (-1.718) […]

Turkish GP team-by-team: Force India

The usual story at Force India: points for Adrian Sutil and another disappointing weekend for Vitantonio Liuzzi: Adrian Sutil Vitantonio Liuzzi Qualifying position 11 18 Qualifying time comparison (Q1) 1’27.951 (-1.007) 1’28.958 Race position 9 13 Average race lap 1’32.701 (-0.927) 1’33.628 Laps 58/58 57/58 Pit stops 1 1 You need to upgrade your Flash […]

Two-stop gamble fails to lift Toro Rosso (Turkish Grand Prix team-by-team)

Unusually, both Toro Rosso drivers made two pits stops during the Turkish Grand Prix. The gamble almost allowed Jaime Alguersuari to capitalise on the struggling Saubers to claim the final point of the race.

Turkish GP team-by-team: Lotus

For the first time this year, neither Lotus was classified. Jarno Trulli Heikki Kovalainen Qualifying position 19 20 Qualifying time comparison (Q1) 1’30.237 (-0.282) 1’30.519 Race position Average race lap 1’36.175 (-0.297) 1’36.472 Laps 32/58 33/58 Pit stops 0 0 You need to upgrade your Flash Player Open lap times interactive chart in new window […]

Turkish GP team-by-team: HRT

Both cars were hit by fuel system problems during the race. Karun Chandhok Bruno Senna Qualifying position 24 22 Qualifying time comparison (Q1) 1’32.060 (+0.794) 1’31.266 Race position 20 Average race lap 1’37.936 (-0.243) 1’38.179 Laps 52/58 46/58 Pit stops 1 1 You need to upgrade your Flash Player Open lap times interactive chart in […]

Turkish GP team-by-team: Sauber

Sauber finally achieved their first double finish of 2010 – and scored their first point as well. Pedro de la Rosa Kamui Kobayashi Qualifying position 13 10 Qualifying time comparison (Q2) 1’27.879 (+0.445) 1’27.434 Race position 11 10 Average race lap 1’32.992 (+0.005) 1’32.987 Laps 58/58 58/58 Pit stops 1 1 You need to upgrade […]

Turkish GP team-by-team: Virgin

Virgin did not seem to have an answer for Lotus’s pace at Istanbul – Glock was half a second slower than Jarno Trulli in qualifying. But the race saw a reversal of the teams’ usual fortunes this year as neither Lotus made the finish and Virgin just managed to get both cars to the chequered […]