2012 May 21 archive

Williams prepared for Monaco despite fire 21st May 2012, 17:43

Williams chief operations engineer Mark Gillan says the team is ready to race at Monaco after recovering from the fire which broke out after the Spanish Grand Prix.

Button first to 1,000 supporters on F1 Fanatic

Jenson Button has become the first driver to pass the milestone 1,000 fans on F1 Fanatic – here’s how popular the rest are.

Laguna Seca track record unofficially falls to Ferrari’s Gene

Marc Gene has unofficially beaten the track record at the Laguna Seca circuit in the USA driving a 2003 Ferrar1 F2003-GA.

Montezemolo: ‘The championship is in our hands’

Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo issued a rallying call to Ferrari’s staff in the form of an open letter ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix weekend.

Drivers will ‘push hard from start to finish’ in Monaco – Pirelli

Pirelli say the low grip levels at Monaco means tyre conservation will be less of a concern for drivers this weekend – even with the super-soft.

Pirelli announce unchanged tyre allocations for next three races

Pirelli will allocate the same tyre compounds for the Canadian, European and British races that were supplied last year.

Monaco may not play to our strengths – Lotus

In the round-up: Lotus technical director James Allison says that, on paper, the E20 is not well-suited to the streets of Monaco.