28th November 2011, 17:00 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Vote for Brazilian GP driver of the weekend 28th November 2011, 17:00

Review each driver’s race weekend and vote for who you thought was best in Brazil.

Red Bull: Gearbox glitch hands win to Webber

Red Bull said Vettel was told to short-shift in second and third from lap five.

McLaren: Button wanted to pass Alonso without using DRS

“I wanted to get him into turn one, it?s more fun to pass without DRS.”

Massa makes 100 Ferrari starts but no podium

Felipe Massa is the first Ferrari driver in 30 years to spend a season outside the top three.

Ferrari: Alonso slips back on medium tyres

Alonso captured third place from Jenson Button but had to surrender the position later on.

Mercedes: Two-stop strategy leaves Rosberg vulnerable

Nico Rosberg lost sixth to Adrian Sutil running a two-stop strategy.

Force India: Sutil equals best result of the year

The under-pressure Adrian Sutil matched his best result of 2011 in Brazil.

Renault: Team cling to fifth in final race

Renault’s margin over Force India shrunk to four points in the final race.

Williams: No points for Barrichello at home

After an excellent qualifying performance Barrichello bogged down badly at the start.

Sauber: Kobayashi helps team clinch seventh

Sauber held on to seventh in the constructors’ championship.