From the stands: David Entrican watches the Monaco Grand Prix at Monte-Carlo

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Ever thought of going to F1’s most glamorous race as a spectator? David Entrican was at this year’s race and wrote to tell us about his experiences. Read on to find out what it’s like to spent the Grand Prix weekend in Monaco and have a look at some of David’s terrific pictures from the … Continue reading From the stands: David Entrican watches the Monaco Grand Prix at Monte-Carlo

Schumacher’s Monaco penalty will stand after Mercedes withdraw appeal

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Mercedes have withdrawn their appeal against Michael Schumacher’s penalty in the Monaco Grand Prix. However they described Schumacher’s penalty as “disproportionate” and said the FIA has agreed to discuss the terms of article 40.13 under which Schumacher was punished. They added they were supportive of drivers having a role on the stewards’ panel. Damon Hill, … Continue reading Schumacher’s Monaco penalty will stand after Mercedes withdraw appeal

Should slower cars let the front runners pass when racing for position? (Poll)

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Lucas di Grassi gave Fernando Alonso plenty to think about when the Ferrari driver came up to pass the Virgin driver early in the Monaco Grand Prix. But after Alonso got past di Grassi he made light work of passing Heikki Kovalainen, Timo Glock and Jarno Trulli. Did the other drivers make life too easy … Continue reading Should slower cars let the front runners pass when racing for position? (Poll)

Monaco Grand Prix fastest laps

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Rank Driver Car Fastest lap Deficit to fastest lap 1 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull-Renault 1’15.192 2 Mark Webber Red Bull-Renault 1’15.318 0.126 3 Robert Kubica Renault 1’15.353 0.161 4 Felipe Massa Ferrari 1’15.503 0.311 5 Michael Schumacher Mercedes 1’15.580 0.388 6 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 1’15.905 0.713 7 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 1’15.959 0.767 8 Adrian Sutil … Continue reading Monaco Grand Prix fastest laps

The FIA’s badly-written rules leave Formula 1 looking stupid once again

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It’s not hard to see why so many people are screaming ‘foul’ over Michael Schumacher being stripped of sixth place in the Monaco Grand Prix. At the end of a processional race Schumacher’s pass on Alonso was, at first glance, a smart of piece opportunism – not unlike the one pulled off on the last … Continue reading The FIA’s badly-written rules leave Formula 1 looking stupid once again

Red Bull duo take joint championship lead – points in full after Monaco

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Drivers championship Position Driver Points 1 Mark Webber 78 2 Sebastian Vettel 78 3 Fernando Alonso 75 4 Jenson Button 70 5 Felipe Massa 61 6 Robert Kubica 59 7 Lewis Hamilton 59 8 Nico Rosberg 56 9 Michael Schumacher 22 10 Adrian Sutil 20 11 Vitantonio Liuzzi 10 12 Rubens Barrichello 7 13 Vitaly … Continue reading Red Bull duo take joint championship lead – points in full after Monaco

Kubica: “tyres already gone” on last lap

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Monaco qualifying in pictures Robert Kubica starts the Monaco Grand Prix from second on the grid. It’s the best qualifying performance by a Renault driver since Fernando Alonso took pole position at the Hungaroring last year And Kubica driver reckoned he would have been closer to Mark Webber’s pole position time if he’d managed his … Continue reading Kubica: “tyres already gone” on last lap