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Preserving his tyres key to Alonso’s victory (Korean Grand Prix analysis) 24th October 2010, 17:42

How well drivers looked after their intermediate tyres was decisive for the outcome of the Korean Grand Prix. In an earlier wet race at Shanghai drivers pitted for fresh sets of intermediate tyres. But this time most of them chose not to, toughing it out to the end of the race, some coping far better […]

Korean Grand Prix in pictures

The Korean Grand Prix was a destruction derby of a race with several drivers crashing out in difficult conditions. Former championship leader Mark Webber’s Red Bull (pictured) was the most high-profile wreck of the day. See below for more pictures from the rain-hit Korean Grand Prix.

Korean Grand Prix fastest laps

You need to upgrade your Flash Player View interactive chart full screen Tick/untick drivers? names to show their laps, click and drag to zoom Rank Driver Car Fastest lap Deficit to fastest lap 1 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 1’50.257 2 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1’50.375 0.118 3 Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 1’50.430 0.173 4 Felipe Massa Ferrari […]

Alonso has third title in sight after Korean GP triumph

A masterclass display in treacherous conditions gave Fernando Alonso a vital victory in Korea.

Buemi handed grid penalty for crash

Sebastien Buemi is the second driver to be handed a grid penalty for the Brazilian Grand Prix after his crash in today’s race in Korea. Buemi collided with Timo Glock at turn three halfway through the race, taking both drivers out. 2010 Korean Grand Prix Browse all 2010 Korean Grand Prix articles

Sutil penalised for Kobayashi crash

Adrian Sutil has been handed a five-place grid penalty for causing an avoidable accident during the Korean Grand Prix. Sutil collided with Kamui Kobayashi while trying to pass the Sauber driver at turn four. 2010 Korean Grand Prix Browse all 2010 Korean Grand Prix articles

Should the Korean Grand Prix have started sooner?

The Korean Grand Prix got off to a late start after heavy rain – and drivers were divided over how soon the race should have got underway. After three laps behind the safety car the race start was suspended and the cars sat on the grid for half an hour as they waited for the […]

Alonso leads championship – points in full

Drivers’ championship Position Driver Points 1 Fernando Alonso 231 2 Mark Webber 220 3 Lewis Hamilton 210 4 Sebastian Vettel 206 5 Jenson Button 189 6 Felipe Massa 143 7 Robert Kubica 124 8 Nico Rosberg 122 9 Michael Schumacher 66 10 Rubens Barrichello 47 11 Adrian Sutil 47 12 Kamui Kobayashi 31 13 Vitantonio […]

Korean Grand Prix result

Pos Num Driver Car Laps Gap Difference 1 8 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 55 2 2 Lewis Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes 55 14.999 14.999 3 7 Felipe Massa Ferrari 55 30.868 15.869 4 3 Michael Schumacher Mercedes 55 39.688 8.820 5 11 Robert Kubica Renault 55 47.734 8.046 6 15 Vitantonio Liuzzi Force India-Mercedes 55 53.571 5.837 7 […]

Rate the race: Korea

What did you think of the Korean Grand Prix? Rate the race out of ten and leave a comment below: 1 = ‘Terrible’, 10 = ‘Perfect’