2010 F1 qualifying reports articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Red Bull claim the front row again in Valencia (European GP qualifying) 26th June 2010, 14:24

The Red Bull duo locked out the front row of the grid for the European Grand Prix with Sebastian Vettel heading Mark Webber. Lewis Hamilton looked able to get between the two RB6s but made a mistake on his final lap and had to settle for third. The two Ferraris line up fourth and fifth […]

Hamilton beats Red Bulls for third pole in Canada (Canadian GP qualifying) 12th June 2010, 19:19

Lewis Hamilton claimed his third pole position on his third visit to the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. But he cut it very fine on fuel and had to switch his engine off as he returned back to the pits as McLaren feared they wouldn’t have enough to give a sample to the FIA. The two Red […]

Webber claims third consecutive pole position (Turkish Grand Prix qualifying) 29th May 2010, 13:13

Mark Webber continued Red Bull’s run of dominance in qualifying with his third consecutive pole position at Istanbul. But Lewis Hamilton prevented a Red Bull lock-out of the front row. Last year’s front row occupants Sebastian Vettel and Jenson Button share the second row.

Webber beats Kubica to pole position (Monaco Grand Prix qualifying) 15th May 2010, 14:10

Mark Webber starts from pole position for the second race in a row. He beat Robert Kubica by almost three tenths of a second to take pole position for the Monaco Grand Prix. Webber’s team mate Sebastian Vettel starts third alongside Felipe Massa’s Ferrari.

Webber beats Vettel to pole as Red Bull dominate Spanish GP qualifying 8th May 2010, 14:17

Mark Webber claimed pole position for the Spanish Grand Prix, beating team mate Sebastian Vettel by one tenth of a second at the Circuit de Catalunya. Red Bull enjoyed a huge margin of superiority over their rivals with Lewis Hamilton three-quarters of a second behind the RB6 drivers.

Vettel takes his third pole position of 2010 (Chinese Grand Prix qualifying) 17th April 2010, 8:32

Red Bull used a special device to extract extra performance from their RB6 in qualifying for the Chinese Grand Prix. He’s called Sebastian Vettel, and he’ll start from pole position for the third time this year in tomorrow’s race.

Webber gambles for pole as Ferrari and McLaren falter 3rd April 2010, 10:30

A brilliant gamble by Mark Webber put him on pole position for the Malaysian Grand Prix after a wet qualifying session in Seapang.

Vettel beats Webber to Melbourne pole (Australian Grand Prix qualifying) 27th March 2010, 7:53

Sebastian Vettel denied team mate Mark Webber a pole position start in front of his home crowd at Melbourne. Vettel edged his team mate by less than a tenth of a second in qualifying for the Australian Grand Prix. But the biggest surprise of the session was Lewis Hamilton failing to make it into the […]

Vettel holds back Ferrari charge for pole (Bahrain Grand Prix qualifying) 13th March 2010, 12:33

Sebastian Vettel will start the first race of the year from pole position after heading qualifying for Red Bull. He needed just one run at the end of Q3 to displace the Ferrari duo at the front of the field. But Michael Schumacher could only manage seventh on his return to F1.