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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing – Jerez Test – Day 4

February 11, 2012

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On the final day of Red Bull Racing’s first test of 2012, Sebastian Vettel managed the day’s third fastest lap, despite losing the morning session due to an engine related electrical issue with his RB8. The defending world champion had completed just two installation laps in the morning when the problem occurred. The relevant part […]

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Formula 1 – Aggregated Driver Quotes – Jerez Test – Day Four‏

February 11, 2012

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JEREZ PRE-SEASON TESTING CIRCUITO DE JEREZ DAY 4 DRIVER QUOTES 10 FEBRUARY 2012 Red Bull Racing Sebastian Vettel “I’m happy with the progress we’ve made, I think we managed to get a lot done, Of course, this morning was a bit of a setback but these things happen. Something like this is simply part of […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull – Jerez Test – Day 3

February 10, 2012

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Driver: Sebastian Vettel Car: RB8 Laps: 96 Best time: 1.19.297 Circuit length: 4.428km Fastest lap: N. Rosberg (1.17.613) After two days with Mark Webber at the wheel of the RB8, today it was team-mate Sebastian Vettel’s turn to get a feel for the team’s new car. After 96 laps, the reigning Formula One World Champion […]

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Formula 1 – Torro Rosso – Jerez Test – Day 2‏

February 9, 2012

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Daniel completed a hundred laps on his second and last day of driving at this first test of the season. It was a respectable performance in terms of reliability therefore, with the car running faultlessly throughout. This allowed the team to get through its programme split between short runs this morning and a longer one this afternoon, while […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing – Jerez Test Day 1

February 8, 2012

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Mark Webber steered Red Bull Racing’s 2012 challenger, the RB8, out on track for the first time today and despite a slightly delayed start ended the day as the fourth-quickest man. “It was good,” said Webber of the RB8’s debut. “I felt quite comfortable in the car quite quickly. It’s very early days, but so […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing Sign Off On 2011 With 1-2 In Brazil

November 28, 2011

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Red Bull Racing closed the book on a stellar 2011 season with a dominant 1-2 finish in Brazil. After early gear box trouble for two time World Champion Sebastien Vettel, Australia’s Mark Webber eased into the lead to take out his first race win of 2011. Mark Webber: “It feels very good; it’s always nice […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Claims Record 15th Pole Of 2011

November 27, 2011

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Sebastien Vettel has written yet another record in a fairytale 2011, overtaking Nigel Mansell‘s record of 14 pole positions in one season. By claiming pole number 15, the German will share the front row with his teammate Mark Webber, adding insult to injury to McLaren who have Jenson Button starting from third. Hear from all […]

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Formula 1 – Hamilton Edges Vettel In FP2

November 26, 2011

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Hear from every driver after FP 1 & 2 in Brazil, and read more about Lewis Hamilton’s Senna-inspired helmet. Red Bull Racing Mark Webber “The track is hot, not super hot in terms of ambient conditions, but the track is very warm and it’s humid too. It’s also pretty windy, so it wasn’t the easiest […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Junior Jean-Eric Vergne To Test RB7 At Abu Dhabi

November 2, 2011

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Red Bull Junior driver Jean-Eric Vergne will drive the Championship-winning RB7 at the forthcoming Young Driver Test in Abu Dhabi, from Tuesday 15 to Thursday 17 November 2011. Similar to last year’s test driver Daniel Ricciardo, Jean-Eric was runner up in this year’s Formula Renault 3.5 series. He has been with the Red Bull Junior […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Scores Inaugural Indian Grand Prix Pole

October 30, 2011

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Sebastien Vettel continued his 2011 qualification dominance, storming to another pole position with a time of 1m 24.178s. McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton will rue his 3 place grid penalty, as he set the second fastest time of 1m24.474. Vettel’s teammate Mark Webber was third fastest, with Fernando Alonso proving again to be the best of the […]

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Formula 1 – Massa Fastest On Day 1 At Indian Grand Prix

October 29, 2011

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The time for pre-event simulations & talking was over, as the covers were pulled off the Buddh International Circuit and the first wheel was turned in anger. Ferrari’s Felippe Massa, enjoying a return to form, pocketed a small piece of history by recording the fastest time of the day with a 1m 25.706s in P2. […]

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Formula 1 – Sebastien Vettel Wins. Again!

October 17, 2011

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Different circuit. Same result. Lewis Hamilton started from Pole, but within the opening laps of the Korean Grand Prix it seemed like it would be yet another race for second place on the podium. And so it was, as Vettel drove into the distance, he left behind him a scrap between Hamilton and his Red […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Snatches Pole In Japan

October 8, 2011

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There’s a certain sense in inevitability about this season in Formula 1. Vettel will win the title, Massa will appear disinterested, Webber will blow the start and Hamilton will have a ‘moment’. Oh and Vettel will snatch Pole in dramatic circumstances to put an exclamation on what will be yet another dominant weekend for the Red Bull […]

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Formula 1 – Button Leads McLaren Charge In Free Practice In Japan

October 8, 2011

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McLaren Mercedes driver Jenson Button set the early pace in Japan, posting the fastest time in a somewhat inconclusive Free Practice 2 session. The Ferrari’s of Fernando Alonso & Felippe Massa were around the mark all day, but for a moment it looked as if everyone would be overshadowed by Australian Mark Webber. But then […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Dominates Singapore, Tightens Grip On Championship

September 26, 2011

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After driving into the distance on a warm evening in Singapore, Red Bull Racing‘s flying German Sebastien Vettel already has one hand on the 2011 Formula 1 Drivers Championship. The only thing that could spoil Seb’s night was a strong finish from Jenson Button, which Jenson duly provided, finishing second ahead of Vettel’s team mate […]

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Formula 1 – Red Bull Racing Lock Out Front Row In Singapore

September 25, 2011

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Red Bull Racing‘s Sebastien Vettel is poised to celebrate back to back Formula 1 Championships after yet another dominant qualifying performance sealed pole position for the 2011 Singapore Grand Prix. His teammate Mark Webber will start alongside him in P2, with McLaren Mercedes Jenson Button edging out Lewis Hamilton to start 3rd. Lewis just held […]

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Formula 1 – Friday Driver Quotes – Free Practice

September 24, 2011

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Singapore Grand Prix Friday Driver Quotes Red Bull Racing Sebastian Vettel It’s a demanding circuit, it’s quite warm with the suit etc. and on top of that you have to focus . It’s one of the toughest tracks for the mind here. I quite like it, but I’m sure no one’s jumping out of the […]

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Formula 1 – Vettel Cruises At Monza, Closes In On Championship

September 12, 2011

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After sitting behind Fernando Alonso‘s Ferrari & the safety car early in the race, Red Bull Racing‘s Sebastien Vettel drove into the distance, along with the hopes of those trailing him in the 2011 Championship. Teammate Mark Webber‘s title charge was effectively ended, crashing out on lap 5. Jenson Button claimed second place on the […]

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Formula 1 – Aggregated Driver Quotes – Italian GP Qualifying‏

September 11, 2011

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      Sebastian Vettel has once again claimed pole position for tonight’s Italian Grand Prix by half a second. The German was surprised at how competitive the car was on a track that has not suited the Red Bull machine’s in the past. Team Vodafone McLaren Mercedes had a good result, putting both their […]

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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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