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Formula 1 – Scuderia Ferrari Monaco Grand Prix Qualifying Report

May 29, 2011

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After an early run of fifth places in qualifying, Fernando Alonso seems to have embarked on a new one of fourths. This afternoon, the Spaniard repeated his performance from a week ago at the Catalunya circuit, while Felipe Massa improved, taking sixth place on the grid, making this, overall, the best qualifying session of the […]

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Formula 1 – Scuderia Ferrari Monaco Free Practice Report

May 27, 2011

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One hundred and thirty five laps up and down the streets of the Principality, equivalent to 450 kilometres, culminating in the best two free practice sessions of the season. Maybe it’s down to the fact practice is on Thursday rather than Friday, maybe it was the tyres, or more likely, it’s the characteristics of the […]

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Formula 1 – Scuderia Ferrari Spanish Grand Prix Report

May 23, 2011

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The Spanish Grand Prix ended with just a fifth place for Fernando Alonso. Unfortunately, this race also featured the team’s first retirement of the season, when Felipe Massa stopped on track with a gearbox problem. After five races Fernando is still fifth in the Drivers’ classification on 51 points, while Felipe stays on 24 and […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Edges Out Hamilton In Barcelona

May 23, 2011

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In a thrilling Spanish Grand Prix Red Bull Racing‘s Sebastien Vettel has won his fourth Grand Prix in five races in 2011, holding off a dogged Lewis Hamilton by 0.63 of a second to extend his lead in the race for the Drivers World Championship. Jenson Button defied the normal racing strategy after a dreadful […]

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Formula 1 – Scuderia Ferrari Spanish Grand Prix Free Practice Report

May 21, 2011

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Today’s free practice sessions were again very busy for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro. Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa completed a total of 119 laps, which equates to more than 500km, similar to a day of pre-season testing. There were so many new parts to test on the 150° Italia that the two drivers shared the workload. […]

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Formula 1 – Ferrari Confirm Alonso Until 2016

May 20, 2011

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  Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro announces that it has renewed its technical and racing agreement with the driver Fernando Alonso up to the end of the 2016 season.

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Formula 1 – Renault Sport F1 Spanish Grand Prix Preview

May 20, 2011

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The Spanish Grand Prix, the fifth event on the 2011 calendar, is held at the Circuit de Catalunya in the hills around the vibrant city of Barcelona. It’s well known to the teams from the time they spend there during winter testing – this year eight days in total, with each of Renault Sport F1’s […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing 1-2 In 2011 Turkish Grand Prix

May 8, 2011

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The 2011 Turkish Grand Prix has seen a 1-2 for the dominant Red Bull Racing team, with Sebastien Vettel leading home Australia’s Mark Webber. Fernando Alonso rounded out the podium in third 10 seconds behind the winner. Pole sitter Vettel jumped well, with MercedesGP driver Nico Rosberg overtaking Mark Webber on the first corner.

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Formula 1 – Scuderia Ferrari Chinese Grand Prix Report

April 17, 2011

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Only fourteenth points in the bag for Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro come the end of the Chinese Grand Prix, through a sixth place for Felipe Massa and a seventh for Fernando Alonso. Both drivers made two pit stops: Felipe on laps 15 and 33 and Fernando on lap 16 and 32. After three races, Fernando is […]

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Formula 1 – Ferrari Priority Is Increasing Qualifying Pace

April 6, 2011

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Ferrari are determined to boost their car’s qualifying pace after its relatively poor showing at last month’s Australian season opener. The Italian team have been hard at work investigating why the 150° Italia proved so much stronger in the Melbourne race than it had during qualifying.

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Formula 1 – Invincible Vettel Wins With Ease In Melbourne

March 27, 2011

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By Formula1.com Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel got his world championship defence off to the best possible start in Albert Park on Sunday evening. The German beat Lewis Hamilton’s KERS-assisted rush as they had a drag race to the first corner, and thereafter that was all she wrote. Vettel was 2.4s ahead at the end of […]

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Sebastian Vettel on pole from Lewis Hamilton at Australian Grand Prix

March 26, 2011

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Sebastian Vettel unleashed an electrifying display of pace to capture the first pole position of the new season for Red Bull in Australia. A late dash from Lewis Hamilton underlined McLaren’s improvement as he closed within 0.778 seconds of the German to join him on the front row. Mark Webber‘s Red Bull and Jenson Button‘s […]

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Formula 1 – Massa Goes Fastest In Testing

February 22, 2011

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By Ferrari.com If this had been a football match rather than a Formula 1 test, one could talk of a last gasp goal. In fact, Felipe Massa set the fastest time of the entire four days of testing when there was only less than half an hour to go to the chequered flag on this […]

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Formula 1 – Ferrari Unveils F150 For 2011!

January 28, 2011

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Ferrari have just taken the wraps off their F150 for 2011, and hope to make up for a disappointing finish to 2010. Well based on looks, they’re in for a good season! Check out the gallery below, and be sure to visit the Ferrari website to see videos with the engineers and photos of the […]

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Formula 1 – Sebastian Vettel Wins Abu Dhabi GP & Championship

November 15, 2010

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Youngest Ever Formula 1 Champion Red Bull Racing’s Sebastian Vettel has stormed away from the field in a faultless performance to claim his maiden Formula 1 Championship. After starting from Pole for the 10th time this season, Vettel was never in trouble, with his biggest problem of the day being his race radio working intermittently […]

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Formula 1 – Abu Dhabi Qualifying Results

November 14, 2010

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Vettel Grabs Important Pole, Webber Fifth Sebastian Vettel has edged out Lewis Hamilton to grab the all important final pole position of the season at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi. With a time of 1’39.394 Vettel held off an ever improving Hamilton, who managed a fastest lap of 1’39.425. Championship leader Alonso put his […]

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Formula 1 – Brazil Race Report

November 8, 2010

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1-2 For Red Bull Sebastian Vettel won in Brazil to keep his Championship hopes alive heading into the final race of the season. Leading home his team mate Mark Webber, the Red Bull Racing team also sealed their first ever Constructors Championship. Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso held onto his Championship lead with third place. The Spaniard […]

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Formula 1 – Brasil

November 7, 2010

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Hulkenberg Stuns Field, Webber third Williams rookie Nico Hulkenberg has upset all the major Championship contenders to claim pole position in difficult conditions at Interlagos. Hulkenberg took the first pole of his career, and indeed Williams first pole since Nurburgring 2005, in a time of 1’14.470. None of the rest of the field could capitalise […]

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2010 Shanghai F1 Grand Prix

October 30, 2010

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Shanghai saw a wet Grand Prix taken out by McLaren in a 1-2 for the ‘Silver Arrows’. Jenson Button led home Lewis Hamilton for his second win of the season. For full results, visit the Formula 1 website.

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