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Belgian Grand Prix qualifying in pictures 28th August 2010, 17:41

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.

2010 Belgian Grand Prix grid

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???lkenberg 1’47.053Williams-Cosworth 10. Fernando Alonso 1’47.441Ferrari Row 6 […]

Webber pips Hamilton for Spa pole position (Belgian Grand Prix qualifying)

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 […]

Webber quickest as rain falls again

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 […]

Alonso quickest in rain at Spa 27th August 2010, 12:28

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 […]

Who was the best driver of the Hungarian Grand Prix weekend? 2nd August 2010, 12:30

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.

How Kamui Kobayashi gained 14 places to finish ninth (Hungarian GP analysis) 1st August 2010, 19:47

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 […]

Hungarian Grand Prix pit stops

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 […]

Hungarian Grand Prix fastest laps

You need to upgrade your Flash Player View interactive chart full screen Tick/untick drivers? 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 […]

Hungarian Grand Prix in pictures

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 […]