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Alonso had fastest pit stop in Canada 16th June 2010, 18:44

Fernando Alonso enjoyed the fastest pit stop of the Canadian Grand Prix – which helped him jump ahead of Lewis Hamilton early in the race. No other team managed a pit stop within a quarter of a second as fast as Ferrari’s lightning-quick effort. Felipe Massa’s best stop was over three seconds slower than Alonso’s. […]

Ferrari’s young drivers sample F2008

Ferrari Driver Academy members Jules Bianchi, Mirko Bortolotti and Daniel Zampieri sampled the team’s constructors championship-winning F2008 at the Fiorano circuit today. The trio drove a car supplied by the teams F1 Clienti department, which was also used to give Felipe Massa some test mileage over the winter as he made his comeback from injury. […]

Alonso expects improvements at Ferrari

Fernando Alonso is confident Ferrari’s performance will improve in the coming races as the team bring a series of updates to their F10. Alonso said: The next round is in Valencia in my home country. It will be nice to race in front of my fans and I would like to get on the podium […]

Who will come out on top in the closest championship battle in years?

You have to go back a long way to find a championship as closely-fought as this one. Five different drivers have led the championship so far – and one of five different drivers’ could be leading it after the next round. It’s a far cry from this time last year, when Jenson Button could have […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 16/6/2010

After the next race I’ll be doing the usual drivers’ half-term rankings post so make sure you share your thoughts on how the drivers have got on so far this year in the forum. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Hamilton: F1 title fight tightest ever (The Independent) “You can see how tight this championship is. I […]