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Questions for Jackie Stewart 28th October 2010, 0:01

I’ll be interviewing Sir Jackie Stewart for an article on the site this morning, so if there’s anything you’d like to know from the thrice-champion, 27-time Grand Prix winner, former team owner and more, please post it in the comments. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Only 4WD Car To Win F1 At Auction (Speed) There’s also […]

Horner hits back over Webber criticism 27th October 2010, 16:08

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner described claims that driver Mark Webber tried to take one of his championship rivals out during the Korean Grand Prix as “absurd”. After crashing into a wall on lap 19 of the race Webber’s car swung into the path of Nico Rosberg. The Mercedes driver was running fourth at […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 27/10/2010

It’s a bumper round-up today so I’ll shut up and let you get on with reading it: Links RBR hopeful Vettel can avoid ninth V8 (ITV-F1) Christian Horner: “Hopefully he?s got enough engine mileage to be able to run unaffected to the end of the year. He was a bit tight already on engine mileage […]

Montezemolo: “We haven’t won yet” 26th October 2010, 15:48

Ferrari president Luca di Montezemolo urged his team not to take success for granted after Fernando Alonso took the lead of the drivers’ championship in the Korean Grand Prix. Montezemolo told Ferrari staff, “Let?s keep our feet on the ground, because we have not actually won anything yet.” Alonso is 11 points ahead of Mark […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 26/10/2010

The results of the latest round of the F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship will be up later today. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Red Bull ready to evaluate team tactics (Autosport) Christian Horner: “I haven’t had time to look at all the mathematics and scenarios, but it is something that we will look at pretty closely between […]

Sutil fined (Force India race review) 25th October 2010, 13:06

Sixth place for Vitantonio Liuzzi equalled the best result of his F1 career. But team mate Adrian Sutil had a race to forget. Adrian Sutil Vitantonio Liuzzi Qualifying position 14 17 Qualifying time comparison (Q1) 1’38.572 (-0.383) 1’38.955 Race position 6 Laps 46/55 55/55 Pit stops 1 1 You need to upgrade your Flash Player […]

Eleven points lost (Williams race review)

Williams were on course for fifth and sixth places with five laps to go before their drivers hit trouble. They ended up with seventh and tenth which keeps them behind Force India in the constructors’ championship. Rubens Barrichello Nico H???lkenberg Qualifying position 10 11 Qualifying time comparison (Q2) 1’37.511 (-0.109) 1’37.620 Race position 7 10 […]

Point lost on last lap (STR race review)

Jaime Alguersuari came close to end a point-less streak that stretched back to the Spanish Grand Prix. Team mate Sebastien Buemi endured a messy race and eventually picked up a penalty for crashing into Timo Glock. Sebastien Buemi Jaime Alguersuari Qualifying position 16 15 Qualifying time comparison (Q2) 1’38.594 (+0.741) 1’37.853 Race position 11 Laps […]

Petrov crashes out (Renault race review)

A heavy crash cost Vitaly Petrov a potential points finish. Robert Kubica Vitaly Petrov Qualifying position 8 20 Qualifying time comparison (Q2) 1’37.179 (-0.62) 1’37.799 Race position 5 Laps 55/55 39/55 Pit stops 1 1 You need to upgrade your Flash Player Open lap times interactive chart in new window Robert Kubica Looked set to […]

Double points again (Sauber race review)

Both Sauber drivers lost places at the start of the race but made it to the end to score the team’s first consecutive double points finish of 2010. The two drivers were also able to change to intermediate tyres within two laps of the safety car coming in at the start of the race – […]