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Alonso favourite whatever the weather (Singapore Grand Prix pre-race analysis) 25th September 2010, 22:26

Can Fernando Alonso convert his second pole position in a row into his second win in a row? Lewis Hamilton romped to victory from pole position last year and he could be the biggest threat to the Ferrari driver at the start – even though he lines up behind Sebastian Vettel.

Singapore GP qualifying in pictures

One of the most dramatic dry-weather qualifying sessions of the year took place under the lights at Singapore and Fernando Alonso took a surprise pole position from Sebastian Vettel. Look back at the action from qualifying and final practice with the selection of pictures below.

Massa changes engine after qualifying last

Felipe Massa will change his engine after qualifying last on the grid for the Singapore Grand Prix. Massa’s gearbox seized during his out-lap in Q1, meaning he failed to set a time: I had a problem with the gearbox which seized unexpectedly, without giving any warning and so I had to stop out on the […]

Alonso: “We got 100% out of the car”

Fernando Alonso said he’d got everything he could out of his car after taking pole position for the Singapore Grand Prix: Obviously it was not easy qualifying. We had very little running in dry conditions in practice and it seems to remain damp in some parts of the circuit. So we arrived in qualifying not […]

Second pole position in a row for Alonso (Singapore Grand Prix qualifying)

Fernando Alonso will start from pole position for the second race in a row after pipping Sebastian Vettel in qualifying at Singapore. The two McLarens will start from the second row of the grid with Lewis Hamilton ahead of Jenson Button.

2010 Singapore Grand Prix grid

Row 1 1. Fernando Alonso 1’45.390Ferrari 2. Sebastian Vettel 1’45.457Red Bull-Renault Row 2 3. Lewis Hamilton 1’45.571McLaren-Mercedes 4. Jenson Button 1’45.944McLaren-Mercedes Row 3 5. Mark Webber 1’45.977Red Bull-Renault 6. Rubens Barrichello 1’46.236Williams-Cosworth Row 4 7. Nico Rosberg 1’46.443Mercedes 8. Robert Kubica 1’46.593Renault Row 5 9. Michael Schumacher 1’46.702Mercedes 10. Kamui Kobayashi 1’47.884Sauber-Ferrari Row 6 11. […]

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Vettel top in final Singapore practice

Sebastian Vettel was on top once again in the third practice session at Singapore. He was six-tenths of a second quicker than Fernando Alonso with Lewis Hamilton three tenths further behind. The other Ferrari of Felipe Massa was fourth ahead of Nico Rosberg, Mark Webber and Nico H???lkenberg.

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F1 Fanatic round-up: 25/9/2010

Remember you’ve got until the start of final practice later today to enter the Predictions Championship so send your entry in now! Here’s today’s round-up: Links US F1 boss blames ‘bad timing’ for team’s collapse (BBC) Peter Windsor: “It was Ken Anderson’s call and he said it would kill our team if we didn’t build […]