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Red Bull’s tyre gamble to beat Hamilton (Canadian GP pre-race analysis) 12th June 2010, 22:57

Lewis Hamilton and Mark Webber share the front row of the grid for tomorrow’s race. But with one starting on super-soft tyres and the other on mediums this variation in strategies could make for an unpredictable race. Who will come out on top?

Canadian GP qualifying in pictures

A very close qualifying session in Canada produced the first non-Red Bull pole sitter of 2010. Review the session in pictures below.

Hamilton gets reprimand but keeps pole

Lewis Hamilton will keep his pole position for the Canadian Grand Prix despite stopping his car on his way back to the pits to avoid running too low on fuel. The FIA have issued a $10,000 fine for exceeding the maximum time allowed to return to the pits and given Hamilton an official reprimand.

Liuzzi happy after best qualifying result

Vitantonio Liuzzi was happy with his progress after achieving his best qualifying result of the year , taking sixth on the grid for the Canadian Grand Prix. He equalled the best qualifying result of his career – he also started sixth at Shanghai in 2007 for Toro Rosso. Today Liuzzi beat team mate Adrian Sutil […]

Hamilton beats Red Bulls for third pole in Canada (Canadian GP qualifying)

Lewis Hamilton claimed his third pole position on his third visit to the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. But he cut it very fine on fuel and had to switch his engine off as he returned back to the pits as McLaren feared they wouldn’t have enough to give a sample to the FIA. The two Red […]

2010 Canadian Grand Prix grid

Row 1 1. Lewis Hamilton 1’15.105McLaren-Mercedes 2. Sebastian Vettel 1’15.420Red Bull-Renault Row 2 3. Fernando Alonso 1’15.435Ferrari 4. Jenson Button 1’15.520McLaren-Mercedes Row 3 5. Vitantonio Liuzzi 1’15.648Force India-Mercedes 6. Felipe Massa 1’15.688Ferrari Row 4 7. Mark Webber* 1’15.373Red Bull-Renault 8. Robert Kubica 1’15.715Renault Row 5 9. Adrian Sutil 1’15.881Force India-Mercedes 10. Nico Rosberg 1’16.071Mercedes Row […]

Canadian Grand Prix Qualifying Live Blog

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Hamilton leads the way in final practice

Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time of the Canadian Grand Prix weekend so far in the final practice session ahead of qualifying.

Canadian Grand Prix Practice 3 Live Blog

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F1 Fanatic round-up: 12/6/2010

The deadline for entering your Canadian Grand Prix predictions is coming up quickly make sure you post them here now before final practice starts later today. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Horner hopes FIA/FOM agree on tyres (Autosport) “I think the Pirelli deal that seems to be on the table looks to be commercially and practically […]