British Grand Prix Saturday – my pictures

Pictures

I spent a large part of today enjoying Shell and Ferrari’s generous hospitality (more on that later) which meant I didn’t have much chance to take any photos of the track action. I did snap a few however – here’s a small selection.

Pole position and strategy advantage put Vettel in strong position to win

Sebastian Vettel starts the British Grand Prix from pole position and with more fuel on board than anyone in the top ten – giving him an excellent chance of winning tomorrow. Here’s the drivers’ fuel weights in full.

Pole for Vettel as Button struggles to sixth (British Grand Prix qualifying)

Sebastian Vettel will start from pole position for a second race in a row as Red Bull’s excellent British Grand Prix performance continued. The team looked likely to lock out the front row but Mark Webber was delayed on his final qualifying attempt, leaving him third. Vettel and fellow front row starter Rubens Barrichello have […]

British Grand Prix grid

1. Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull-Renault – 1’19.509 2. Rubens Barrichello, Brawn-Mercedes – 1’19.856 3. Mark Webber, Red Bull-Renault – 1’19.868 4. Jarno Trulli, Toyota – 1’20.091 5. Kazuki Nakajima, Williams-Toyota – 1’20.216 6. Jenson Button, Brawn-Mercedes – 1’20.289 7. Nico Rosberg, Williams-Toyota – 1’20.361 8. Timo Glock, Toyota – 1’20.490 9. Kimi Raikkonen, Ferrari – […]

Mosley: F1 may go to Silverstone in 2010

On the eve of the British Grand Prix FIA President Max Mosley has raised the prospect of the race returning to Silverstone in 2010 instead of moving to Donington Park. Speaking to the BBC Mosley said he thought it was very likely there would be a British Grand Prix next year – even if Donington […]

F1 links: FIA reaction and more Dirty Kate

I’ve been at Silverstone today, keeping up with developing events via the tannoys, Twitter and the gigantic comments thread on the “teams to split” article. Of all the developments, perhaps the most significant is the news that several teams who had submitted applications for 2010 are now either cancelling them or siding with FOTA. N […]

British Grand Prix Friday – my pictures

Pictures

I’ve been traipsing around Silverstone all day taking hundreds of photographs, in the hope that one or two of them might turn out alright. I snapped Timo Glock’s spin in the first practice session, and got some nice pictures of Mark Webber’s Red Bull when it stopped the second. Here’s some of my photographs from […]

Make your British Grand Prix prediction

Can Jenson Button?s incredible string of podiums continue at home? Or can one of his championship rivals rob him of a win at the track where he most wants to win? Name the driver you think will claim pole position and the three who?ll be on the podium at the end of the race for […]

British Grand Prix Practice 1 Live Blog

Review the British Grand Prix first practice live blog below.

F1 to split in two as FOTA teams announce their own world championship

2009 F1 season

F1 has moved a step closer to splitting in two as the eight FOTA teams have announced they are to form their own racing series.