Start, Korea, 2011

2011 Korean Grand Prix: complete race weekend review

2011 Korean Grand PrixPosted on | Author Keith Collantine

Start, Korea, 2011
Start, Korea, 2011

Find all the F1 Fanatic Korean Grand Prix coverage in one place below.

From Friday practice to the post-race review plus all the pictures and analysis.

Race results and reaction

2011 Korean Grand Prix review – Vettel makes amends for 2010 with Korea win

Webber: ??We did worst thing at second pit stop?? – Pitting with Hamilton may have cost Webber second

Petrov handed grid penalty for Schumacher collision – Renault driver to be relegated five places in India

Hamilton: ??A good weekend compared to what I?ve had?? – Hamilton relieved to end podium drought

Vettel pays tribute to Renault after Korea win – “I think as a team we?ve shown a lot of morale after last year, when we had the engine failure here.”

Red Bull seal second constructors? title win – Red Bull become eighth team to win more than one constructors’ championship

2011 Korean Grand Prix result – Full classification

Championship points – Updated points tables and interactive charts following the Korean Grand Prix

Your views

Vote for the Korean GP driver of the weekend – Pick the driver who impressed you the most

Rate the race: 2011 Korean Grand Prix – Your verdict on the Grand Prix

Korean Grand Prix analysis

2011 Korean Grand Prix stats and facts – The daunting figures of Vettel?s incredible season

Red Bull team review – Team clinch title despite missed one-two
McLaren team review – The old Hamilton reappears
Ferrari team review – Alonso ??gives up?? on pursuit of Button
Mercedes team review – Unlucky weekend for Schumacher
Renault team review – No points for third time in six races
Williams team review – Barrichello passes Senna on way to 12th
Force India team review – Drivers defenceless against DRS attackers
Sauber team review – No points after tyre troubles
Toro Rosso team review – Alguersuari shines in team?s best result for 50 races
Lotus team review – Kovalainen beats the Saubers
HRT team review – Ricciardo leads D?Ambrosio home
Virgin team review – Lonely race for Glock

Race data


2011 Korean Grand Prix qualifying review – Hamilton ends Red Bull?s pole position domination

Alonso not happy to be sixth with new wing – “Obviously we were not quick enough today with dry conditions.”

Vettel says he expected McLaren to be quicker – “I think McLaren looked very competitive yesterday.”

Hamilton: ??Tomorrow?s the day that counts?? – Hamilton kept his emotions in check after taking pole position.

2011 Korean Grand Prix qualifying analysis – McLaren missed out on one-two in final sector

2011 Korean Grand Prix pre-race analysis – Red Bull eye alternative strategy to fight McLaren

2011 Korean Grand Prix grid – First non-Red Bull pole sitter of 2011.


2011 Korean Grand Prix practice three report – Button keeps McLaren on top in Korea

2011 Korean Grand Prix practice analysis – Lack of dry running leaves drivers in the dark

2011 Korean Grand Prix practice two report – Hamilton leads McLaren one-two in damp second practice

2011 Korean Grand Prix first practice report – Schumacher heads times after rain-hit first session

Ferrari drivers want pit lane exit improvements – The pit lane exit was criticised after Rosberg and Alguersuari collided.

Vergne not drawing conclusions after run – Jean-Eric Vergne drove in an F1 race session for the first time.

Hamilton: ??I put it down to myself?? – Hamilton reflects on a tough season.

Alonso ??extremely happy?? with Massa as team mate – “I am constantly learning from Felipe in these two years and I am extremely happy.”

Season statistics

Review the year so far in statistics here:

Driver form guides

Compare every driver’s form against their team mate so far this year:

Find coverage of every race this season here: F1 2011 Season

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