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Hamilton takes heart from McLaren pace 13th October 2010, 17:44

Lewis Hamilton finished last of the five championship contenders after gearbox trouble in the Japanese Grand Prix but says he was encouraged by the performance of the McLaren: It?s funny, I?ve never believed in luck; I?ve always believed you make your own luck. But that belief has been stretched a bit over the last four […]

Mercedes admit missed opportunity to keep Schumacher in front of Rosberg

Mercedes could have avoid getting Michael Schumacher stuck behind Nico Rosberg in the Japanese Grand Prix if they had left his pit stop one lap later, the team have admitted. Schumacher spent almost half the race stuck behind his team mate, which cost him a chance of overtaking Lewis Hamilton’s stricken McLaren for fifth place.

F1 Fanatic round-up: 13/10/2010

I’m hoping to get to Brands Hatch this weekend for the Formula Ford Festival. Make sure to say hello if you’re heading there too. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Why Robert Kubica is arguably the best driver in F1 (BBC) “When taking into consideration the machinery at their disposal, how much they have squeezed from what […]