Tag Archives: Mark Webber

Formula 1 – Italian Grand Prix FP1/2 Round Up

September 10, 2011

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Sebastien Vettel just got the edge on Lewis Hamilton in FP2, after no driver got close to the Brit in FP1. Michael Schumacher was a surprise third fastest, holding off the Ferrari’s & Red Bull’s Mark Webber.   Red Bull Racing   Sebastian Vettel   “It was an interesting day. It’s a track that traditionally […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing – Italian Grand Prix Preview

September 6, 2011

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Sebastian Vettel, Car 1:   “Monza holds incredibly special memories for me, as it’s where I scored my first-ever F1 win with Toro Rosso in 2008. That’s something I will never forget – I had goosebumps standing on the podium with the fans below. The circuit is one of the most challenging of the season. […]

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Formula 1 – Sebastien Vettel Leads Red Bull Racing 1-2 In Spa

August 29, 2011

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Sebastien Vettel has lead Red Bull Racing to an emphatic 1-2 result in Spa, a result which reaffirms Red Bulls dominance this season over Ferrari & McLaren. Yet another poor start from Mark Webber saw the Australian swamped on the line, giving MercedesGP’s Nico Rosberg the chance to dive down the inside, and end up […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Snares Pole In Dramatic Spa Qualifying

August 28, 2011

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In a final flurry of swinging fortunes, and in wet conditions, Red Bull Racing‘s Sebastien Vettel took pole away from Lewis Hamilton for yet another pole position of a dominant 2011 season for the German. His teammate Mark Webber will start 3rd on the grid, with Massa surprisingly putting his Ferrari in 4th. Bruno Senna […]

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Formula 1 – Mark Webber Signs With Red Bull For 2012

August 27, 2011

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Red Bull Racing is pleased to announce that Mark Webber’s contract has been extended for another year, meaning the Australian will continue to drive for the team in 2012. Mark Webber said: “I want to continue racing at the top in Formula One so it’s a nobrainer to remain at Red Bull Racing for another […]

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Formula 1 – Webber Tops Alonso In Free Practice 2

August 27, 2011

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Red Bull Racing‘s Mark Webber topped the time sheets in a wet day at Spa. Hear what all the drivers had to say: Red Bull Racing Sebastian Vettel “It was quite tricky because the weather changed all the time and it’s a shame that in wet conditions we only have one free set of intermediates […]

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Formula 1 – Pole, Podium & Points For Red Bull Racing

August 1, 2011

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Car 1 SEBASTIAN VETTEL, Finish Position: 2nd, Start Position: POLE POSITION   “I was struggling a little in the first stint on the intermediate tyres. Lewis was a bit faster and then I went into Turn 2 too deep, it was quite tricky – he was pushing quite hard and I tried to be on […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing – Hungarian GP – Qualifying‏

July 31, 2011

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Car 1: SEBASTIAN VETTEL, Position: POLE POSITION (3rd Practice; P1, 1:21.168) I think it was a very good session for us. The McLarens were very quick, so weve done the right thing and I felt much more comfortable this morning. Q1 and Q2 was about getting through to the last session and Im very pleased with the […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing Hungarian Grand Prix Free Practice Report

July 30, 2011

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Mark Webber:     “I made a mistake this morning when I got on the   damp kerb. I’ve seen a few of those over the last few years, but drivers still don’t learn – we still go out there and push! I clipped the ‘turf and hit the barrier, but fortunately only the front […]

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Formula 1 – Renault Sport F1 Hungarian Grand Prix Preview

July 28, 2011

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Just one week after the thrilling German Grand Prix comes the next round of the 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship: the Hungarian Grand Prix. Held at the Hungaroring, the 4.381km track outside Budapest, the race has one of the slowest average speeds on the calendar, just 182kph, yet one of the highest average ambient […]

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Formula 1 – Pole, Podium & 27 Points For Red Bull At The Ring

July 25, 2011

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Car 2 MARK WEBBER, Finish Position: 3rd, Start Position: POLE POSITION   “I’m disappointed not to get the win today – but it’s another good result. At the end we needed to try and do something a bit different; we led the middle part of the race, but we couldn’t get the tyre range around […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing German Grand Prix Qualifying Report

July 24, 2011

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Car 2 MARK WEBBER, Position: POLE POSITION (3rd Practice – P2, 1:31.049) “The session went pretty well, with the exception of my run in Q2, which wasn’t very smooth. The other sessions were good and the boys did a great job on the car; they’ve had some late nights in the lead up to the […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing German Grand Prix Free Practice Report

July 23, 2011

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Mark Webber 1st Practice P2, 2nd Practice P1   “So far so good; the car feels pretty good here. Fernando and Seb are really quick as well and you never know when McLaren might turn up tomorrow too. I haven’t been watching them too much today, we’ve been concentrating on ourselves and trying to improve […]

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Formula 1 – Renault Sport F1 German Grand Prix Preview

July 20, 2011

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The 2011 FIA Formula One World Championship now makes its way to Germany for round 10 of 19, the German Grand Prix, held this year at the twisty, undulating 5.148km Nürburgring on the edge of the Eifel mountains and forest range to the north of the country. The German Grand Prix is the home Grand […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing German Grand Prix Preview‏

July 16, 2011

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Sebastian Vettel: “One of the objectives a Formula One driver sets himself, is to win his ‘home race’. Of course, you always give 100%, but at a home race you’re always more motivated, simply because you feel at home. This year we’re back at the Nürburgring, which is one of the better and more modern […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing Silverstone Grand Prix Race Report

July 11, 2011

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Car 1 SEBASTIAN VETTEL, Finish Position: 2nd, Start Position: 2nd “I had an excellent start and with hindsight I wouldn’t have minded if there had been more rain because I really liked the conditions when we were racing on the intermediate tyres. We seemed to be in very good shape and I was pulling away. […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing Silverstone Grand Prix Qualifying Report

July 10, 2011

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Car 2 MARK WEBBER, Position: POLE POSITION    (3rd Practice – P3, 1:31.829) “I’ve always enjoyed driving here, but you still have to put it all together. You don’t get these results without applying yourself. It was a very mixed session for all of us, even in the build up with yesterday’s rain. It was […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing Silverstone Grand Prix Free Practice Report

July 9, 2011

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Mark Webber 1st Practice P1, 2nd  Practice P14 “I think everybody expected this weather today – it looks a bit better for tomorrow and Sunday. It’s normal for Silverstone to have difficult conditions, as the rain showers come fast and the wind is high, so the conditions can change quite quickly. We got some good […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Wins In Valencia

June 27, 2011

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Car 1 SEBASTIAN VETTEL, Finish Position: WINNER, Start Position: POLE POSITION ”From the outside, I’m not sure if it seemed that much was happening in the race, but I enjoy it so much when it’s between you and the car on every single lap. Of course, I had pressure from behind, especially as the strategy […]

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Formula 1 – Best Result Of The Season For Ferrari

June 27, 2011

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Fernando Alonso: “I was determined to get on the podium. In my trophy collection, the only ones now missing are from the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix and, naturally, India. I hope I can complete the collection by the end of the year! I was really pleased to taste champagne again, especially in front of this […]

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