12th November 2011, 18:00 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Drivers given longer DRS zone for race 12th November 2011, 18:00

The FIA has increased the length of one of Yas Marina’s two DRS zones in a bid to increase overtaking.

2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying in pictures

Pictures from qualifying and final practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Changing conditions hinder Hamilton but help Button

While Hamilton lost time in Q3, Button got quicker.

Vettel: “I wasn’t very happy with the car”

“The performance was there but we couldn’t really get to it. This afternoon it was quite a bit better.”

Hamilton: ‘my Q2 lap was much better’

Lewis Hamilton admitted he fell short of his best with his final two efforts in qualifying.

Vettel equals record with 14th pole position

Sebastian Vettel matched Nigel Mansell’s record in qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix grid

Sebastian Vettel on pole position again in Abu Dhabi.

Live: 2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying

Follow the 2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix qualifying session on F1 Fanatic Live.

Hamilton stays quickest in Abu Dhabi

Hamilton beat Sebastian Vettel’s 2010 pole position time in the final hour of practice.

Live: 2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix third practice

Follow the 2011 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix third practice session on F1 Fanatic Live.