2010 German Grand Prix archive

Ferrari face FIA World Motor Sport Council on team orders charge tomorrow 7th September 2010, 0:01

Ferrari will learn their consequences of their use of team orders during the German Grand Prix in a World Motor Sport Council hearing tomorrow. Ahead of the crunch meeting let’s review what happened, the likely arguments for and against Ferrari, who will decide their fate and what their punishment could be.

Ferrari: ??Lauda missed out on a fine opportunity to keep his mouth shut?? 20th August 2010, 19:16

Ferrari has hit back at Niki Lauda’s following his public outburst against the team and its use of team orders at the German Grand Prix.

Lauda: Ferrari will get a pasting from WMSC 19th August 2010, 21:26

Former world champion and Ferrari driver Niki Lauda has said he expects the Italian team will be heavily punished by the FIA?s World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) next month for their use of team orders at the German Grand Prix. ??What they did in Hockenheim was against all rules,?? Lauda said in an interview with […]

From the stands: Tommy B and Katy watch the German GP at Hockenheim

Long-standing F1 Fanatic fans Tommy B and Katy were in Hockenheim to watch the German Grand Prix. Read their account from the Hockenheimring as they squeezed in plenty of driver spotting and ?ǣ thanks to a bit of clever Tweeting ?ǣ were invited into the paddock. Here?s their view from the stands.

Technical review: German and Hungarian Grands Prix 17th August 2010, 19:31

Looking back on the technical developments from Hockenheim and the Hungaroring, here?s John Beamer. As Mark Webber said the list of accusations thrown at Red Bull is starting to look silly. First we had the trick ride height system, then illegal suspension fairings and now flexing front wings. In the midst of all this teams […]

From the stands: Nikolai Vogler watches two races in one week 8th August 2010, 10:13

German F1 fan Nikolai Vogler went to his home race at the Hockenheimring and the back-to-back round in Hungary one week later. Here’s his view from the stands. While the F1 teams had to handle two races with just one week in between, me and a group of friends decided to follow them to the […]

“I am much quicker than Felipe” – how Alonso urged Ferrari to use team orders 4th August 2010, 10:41

New video of the German Grand Prix published by FOM reveals how Fernando Alonso urged Ferrari to order Felipe Massa to let him pass. Alonso said to the team “I am much quicker than Felipe” and was told “we got your message”. Because of the editing of the video it’s not clear how much time […]

F1 fans slam rigged German Grand Prix 29th July 2010, 9:30

The German Grand Prix was rated the worst race in three years by F1 fans. F1 Fanatic has conducted post-race polls on what fans thought of Grands Prix since 2008. The German Grand Prix, which Fernando Alonso won after team mate Felipe Massa was ordered to let him pass, received a lowest-ever rating of 3.74 […]

2010 German Grand Prix – the complete F1 Fanatic race weekend review 28th July 2010, 10:47

One story came to dominate the German Grand Prix weekend – but you can find details on what happened to every driver and team below. The German Grand Prix review includes all the F1 Fanatic coverage in one place below ?ǣ from Friday practice to the post-race analysis and our live comments on every session.

Who was the best driver of the German Grand Prix weekend? (Poll) 27th July 2010, 23:28

Which driver did the best job during the German Grand Prix weekend? See below for my pick of the best drivers in the German Grand Prix. Review each driver’s race weekend in detail below and vote for who you thought was the most impressive driver.