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Progress or favouritism at Mercedes? (Spanish Grand Prix team-by-team) 9th May 2010, 22:16

With a longer-wheelbase car and a radical new airbox this weekend Mercedes reckoned they made progress at the Spanish Grand Prix. But a look at the data suggests they might have done nothing more than transfer the weight of their problems from Michael Schumacher’s side of the garage to Nico Rosberg’s.

Spanish Grand Prix in pictures

Mark Webber scored the third Grand Prix win of his career in the Spansh Grand Prix today. Look back at the race in pictures below.

Super start helps Alguersuari to points finish (Spanish Grand Prix analysis)

The Spanish Grand Prix was short on racing highlights but Jaime Alguersuari’s excellent start and Michael Schumacher’s ruthless defence from Jenson Button stood out. Here’s the analysis of the Spanish Grand Prix.

Spanish Grand Prix fastest laps

Rank Driver Car Fastest lap Deficit to fastest lap 1 Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 1’24.357 2 Mark Webber Red Bull-Renault 1’24.828 0.471 3 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 1’24.846 0.489 4 Jenson Button McLaren-Mercedes 1’25.166 0.809 5 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1’25.176 0.819 6 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 1’25.455 1.098 7 Robert Kubica Renault 1’25.466 1.109 8 Vitaly Petrov […]

Webber dominates as Hamilton crashes out of second

Mark Webber was untouchable in the Spanish Grand Prix and claimed his first win of the season from pole position.

Spanish Grand Prix result

Pos Num Driver Car Laps Gap Difference Grid 1 6 Mark Webber Red Bull-Renault 66 1 2 8 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 66 24.065 24.065 4 3 5 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 66 51.338 27.273 2 4 3 Michael Schumacher Mercedes 66 62.195 10.857 6 5 1 Jenson Button McLaren-Mercedes 66 63.728 1.533 5 6 7 […]

Championship points after Spain

Drivers’ championship Position Driver Points 1 Jenson Button 70 2 Fernando Alonso 67 3 Sebastian Vettel 60 4 Mark Webber 53 5 Nico Rosberg 50 6 Lewis Hamilton 49 7 Felipe Massa 49 8 Robert Kubica 44 9 Michael Schumacher 22 10 Adrian Sutil 16 11 Vitantonio Liuzzi 8 12 Rubens Barrichello 7 13 Vitaly […]

Rate the race – Spain

What did you think of the Spanish Grand Prix? Rate the race out of ten: 1 = “Terrible” – 10 = “Perfect”

Spanish Grand Prix live blog

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F1 Fanatic round-up: 9/5/2010

Join us for live comments during the Spanish Grand Prix here later today. In the meantime here’s today’s round-up: Links Nico Rosberg says Mercedes have gone backwards in Spain (BBC) “This weekend has to be a setback for us. I came here thinking we could really put on a challenge but it hasn’t worked out. […]