2010 F1 qualifying reports articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Vettel takes pole as Webber struggles to fifth 13th November 2010, 14:15

Sebastian Vettel will start the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from his tenth pole position of the season.

Hulkenberg ends Williams’ five-year pole drought 6th November 2010, 17:15

Nico H?â??lkenberg took a shock pole position for Williams in qualifying for the Brazilian Grand Prix.

Red Bulls beat Alonso to claim the front row (Korean Grand Prix qualifying) 23rd October 2010, 7:10

The circuit may be brand new but there’s nothing new about the front row of the grid: Sebastian Vettel leads another all-Red Bull front row. The pair beat Fernando Alonso’s time in the dying moments of Q3 to grab the front row of the grid for the first Korean Grand Prix.

Vettel continues Suzuka dominance with pole (Japanese Grand Prix qualifying) 10th October 2010, 3:20

Sebastian Vettel remains the man to beat at Suzuka after taking pole position for the Japanese Grand Prix. He leads an all-Red Bull front row at Suzuka while Robert Kubica will start from third position. Lewis Hamilton qualified third but will start from eighth due to his penalty. Robert Kubica’s Renault will take third on […]

Second pole position in a row for Alonso (Singapore Grand Prix qualifying) 25th September 2010, 16:26

Fernando Alonso will start from pole position for the second race in a row after pipping Sebastian Vettel in qualifying at Singapore. The two McLarens will start from the second row of the grid with Lewis Hamilton ahead of Jenson Button.

Alonso takes Ferrari’s first pole of 2010 in Monza (Italian Grand Prix qualifying) 11th September 2010, 14:09

Fernando Alonso will start from pole position for Ferrari in tomorrow’s Italian Grand Prix. With Jenson Button taking second place for McLaren there is no Red Bull on the front row for the first time this year. Felipe Massa took third place ahead of Mark Webber.

Webber pips Hamilton for Spa pole position (Belgian Grand Prix qualifying) 28th August 2010, 14:14

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 […]

Red Bull claim front row and leave their rivals gasping (Hungarian GP qualifying) 31st July 2010, 14:28

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.

Vettel pips Alonso to Hockenheim pole (German Grand Prix qualifying) 24th July 2010, 14:18

Sebastian Vettel beat Fernando Alonso to pole position by just two thousandths of a second at the Hockenheimring. Felipe Massa underlined Ferrari’s improved pace by taking third place, capitalising on a mistake by Mark Webber who will start fourth.

Vettel on pole as Red Bull dominate at Silverstone (British GP qualifying) 10th July 2010, 14:14

Sebastian Vettel is on pole position for the second year in a row at Silverstone, leading yet another Red Bull one-two. But reigning champion Jenson Button starts in 14th place for his home Grand Prix after failing to reach Q3. Team mate Lewis Hamilton starts from fourth place alongside Fernando Alonso.