2012 European Grand Prix articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Alonso is 2012’s eighth Driver of the Weekend winner 4th July 2012, 11:54

European Grand Prix winner Fernando Alonso won the Driver of the Weekend poll after his charge to win from 11th on the grid.

European Grand Prix rated best race of 2012 so far 2nd July 2012, 20:09

Valencia produced the best race of the year so far according to F1 Fanatic readers, and the third-best since the beginning of 2008.

Top ten pictures from the European Grand Prix 26th June 2012, 10:56

Ten great pictures which tell the story of the European Grand Prix weekend.

Vote for your European GP Driver of the Weekend 25th June 2012, 12:59

Compare all the drivers’ performances and vote for who you think was the best driver of the European Grand Prix weekend.

Schumacher is oldest driver on podium since 1970

European GP stats and facts: Alonso’s 29th win and 20th consecutive race in the points ?σΤιΌ?σ Schumacher oldest driver on podium since 1970 ?σΤιΌ?σ First Mercedes fastest lap since Moss.

2012 European GP tyre strategies and pit stops 24th June 2012, 22:20

As Sam Michael forecast, McLaren did do the quickest pit stops in Valencia. Unfortunately for Lewis Hamilton, they also did one of the slowest.

2012 European Grand Prix lap charts

Three of the top four finishers in the European Grand Prix started outside of the top ten – here’s how they did it.

2012 European Grand Prix fastest laps

Sebastian Vettel retired while leading the European Grand Prix but his pace in the opening laps of the race may have his rivals worried.

2012 European Grand Prix in pictures

Pictures from the European Grand Prix at the Valencia street circuit, won by Fernando Alonso.

Maldonado, Kobayashi and Vergne penalised, Schumacher not

Michael Schumacher keeps third but Pastor Maldonado, Kamui Kobayashi and Jean-Eric Vergne are penalised.