Mark Webber notched up his fifth pole position of 2010 for Red Bull in a thrilling qualifying session. The Ardennes weather was typically unpredictable, showering the track one moment then bathing it in sunshine the next. Take a look back at the action from qualifying and final practice in the selection of pictures below.
Row 1 1. Mark Webber 1’45.778Red Bull-Renault 2. Lewis Hamilton 1’45.863McLaren-Mercedes Row 2 3. Robert Kubica 1’46.100Renault 4. Sebastian Vettel 1’46.127Red Bull-Renault Row 3 5. Jenson Button 1’46.206McLaren-Mercedes 6. Felipe Massa 1’46.314Ferrari Row 4 7. Rubens Barrichello 1’46.602Williams-Cosworth 8. Adrian Sutil 1’46.659Force India-Mercedes Row 5 9. Nico H?â??lkenberg 1’47.053Williams-Cosworth 10. Fernando Alonso 1’47.441Ferrari Row 6 … Continue reading 2010 Belgian Grand Prix grid
Mark Webber gave Red Bull their 12th pole position of the year in qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix. He beat Lewis Hamilton by less than a tenth of a second, and the McLaren driver will start alongside him on the front row for tomorrow’s race. Robert Kubica put his upgraded Renault in third place … Continue reading Webber pips Hamilton for Spa pole position (Belgian Grand Prix qualifying)
The F1 teams had a precious 45 minutes’ dry running in final practice today before the rain returned to the Belgian track. Mark Webber had the fastest time at the moment the rain began to fall, just a tenth of a second faster than Lewis Hamilton. But Webber’s team mate Sebastian Vettel had another reliability … Continue reading Webber quickest as rain falls again
Fernando Alonso headed the first F1 practice session at a very wet Spa-Francorchamps. The track was already well-doused before practice even begun and further rain during the 90 minutes sent the cars back into the pits on several occasions. The rain stopped and the sun came out before the chequered flag fell, allowing Alonso to … Continue reading Alonso quickest in rain at Spa
Which driver did the best job during the Hungarian Grand Prix weekend? See below for my pick of the best drivers in the Hungarian Grand Prix. Review each driver’s race weekend in detail below and vote for who you thought was the most impressive driver.
Kamui Kobayashi might not have fancied his chances of scoring a point from 23rd on the grid but he was able to pick up two, thanks in part to a very effective start. But Sebastian Vettel ended the race two places lower than he started, unable to attack Fernando Alonso for second. Perhaps he could … Continue reading How Kamui Kobayashi gained 14 places to finish ninth (Hungarian GP analysis)
Driver Team Pit stop time On lap 1 Jenson Button McLaren 3.582 14 2 Mark Webber Red Bull 3.588 43 3 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 3.6 15 4 Lewis Hamilton McLaren 3.638 15 5 Rubens Barrichello Williams 3.737 55 6 Kamui Kobayashi Sauber 3.861 16 7 Sebastien Buemi Toro Rosso 4.335 15 8 Fernando Alonso … Continue reading Hungarian Grand Prix pit stops
You need to upgrade your Flash Player View interactive chart full screen Tick/untick drivers?óÔé¼Ôäó names to show their laps, click and drag to zoom Rank Driver Car Fastest lap Deficit to fastest lap 1 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1’22.362 2 Mark Webber Red Bull-Renault 1’22.651 0.289 3 Rubens Barrichello Williams-Cosworth 1’22.811 0.449 4 Fernando Alonso … Continue reading Hungarian Grand Prix fastest laps
F1 was lucky to avoid disaster with two dramatic incidents which took place in the pit lane during the Hungarian Grand Prix. First Nico Rosberg’s Mercedes shed a wheel which struck a mechanic. Moments later Robert Kubica and Adrian Sutil collided in between their teams’ pit boxes. Those incidents and more are captured in the … Continue reading Hungarian Grand Prix in pictures
Mark Webber scored his fourth win of 2010 in the Hungarian Grand Prix.
Drivers’ championship Position Driver Points 1 Mark Webber 161 2 Lewis Hamilton 157 3 Sebastian Vettel 151 4 Jenson Button 147 5 Fernando Alonso 141 6 Felipe Massa 97 7 Nico Rosberg 94 8 Robert Kubica 89 9 Michael Schumacher 38 10 Adrian Sutil 35 11 Rubens Barrichello 30 12 Vitaly Petrov 17 13 Kamui … Continue reading Webber takes championship lead – points standings in full
Pos Num Driver Car Laps Gap Difference Grid 1 6 Mark Webber Red Bull-Renault 70 2 2 8 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 70 17.821 17.821 3 3 5 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 70 19.252 1.431 1 4 7 Felipe Massa Ferrari 70 27.474 8.222 4 5 12 Vitaly Petrov Renault 70 73.192 45.718 7 6 10 … Continue reading Hungarian Grand Prix result
Qualifying at the Hungaroring was a very one-sided affair. The Red Bull pair dominated proceedings and left the other 22 cars as little more than bit-players. Here’s a look back at today’s qualifying session in pictures.
Sebastian Vettel will start from his fourth consecutive pole position of the year at the Hungaroring after Red Bull dominated today’s qualifying session. He and Webber locked out the front row of the grid ahead of the two Ferraris – who were over a second slower than the RB6s.
Row 1 1. Sebastian Vettel 1’18.773Red Bull-Renault 2. Mark Webber 1’19.184Red Bull-Renault Row 2 3. Fernando Alonso 1’19.987Ferrari 4. Felipe Massa 1’20.331Ferrari Row 3 5. Lewis Hamilton 1’20.499McLaren-Mercedes 6. Nico Rosberg 1’21.082Mercedes Row 4 7. Vitaly Petrov 1’21.229Renault 8. Robert Kubica 1’21.328Renault Row 5 9. Pedro de la Rosa 1’21.411Sauber-Ferrari 10. Nico H?â??lkenberg 1’21.710Williams-Cosworth Row … Continue reading 2010 Hungarian Grand Prix grid
There was no comfort for Red Bull’s rivals at the Hungaroring this morning as the RB6s lapped the track over a second faster than anyone else. Mark Webber set the quickest time of the weekend so far ahead of qualifying with a 1’19.574. Team mate Sebastian Vettel’s attempt to beat it were thwarted by traffic.
At the end of the second practice session in Hungary it was the four cars running the much-discussed flexi-wings that headed the times. Red Bull look like the team to beat and it remains to be seen whether Ferrari can get close enough to the RB6s to to threaten the near-monopoly on pole position they … Continue reading Flexi-wing four fastest at Hungaroring (Second practice interactive data)
The Red Bulls are on the rampage in Hungary, easily topping both of today’s practice sessions. Ferrari were able to get within half a second of them but McLaren, Renault and Mercedes were all a second or more behind. Have a look at the cars in action during practice for the Hungarian Grand Prix in … Continue reading Hungarian Grand Prix practice in pictures
Sebastian Vettel retained his place at the top of the times sheet in the second practice session at the Hungaroring. The two Red Bulls were split by Fernando Alonso’s Ferrari but he was almost half a second slow than Vettel. Mark Webber was third, just a fraction slower than Alonso, and Felipe Massa was the … Continue reading Vettel fastest again in second session