Mark Webber Not Happy With Bahrain Decision

Mark Webber Not Happy With Bahrain Decision
Mark’s thoughts on yesterday’s announcement to reschedule the 2011 Bahrain Grand Prix “My opinion is unchanged since I was first asked about this in late February. Even though a decision has been made, I’ll be highly surprised if the Bahrain Grand Prix goes ahead this year.” Mark Webber not happy with FIA decision Photo by: ...

Monaco GP Red Bull Friday Practice Report

Monaco GP Red Bull Friday Practice Report
1st Practice P1, 2nd Practice P5 “It’s been positive so far. Both tyres are working well and seem to be lasting, which is important. Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull Racing signing autographs for the fans Photo by: xpb.cc We will see how the conditions are on Sunday, but the super soft tyre seems to be the ...

Vettel studying Webber’s overlay data hard

Interesting to see Vettel studying Webber’s overlay data hard today. McLaren solid quali trim +Ferrari good on race run but Red Bull immense

A closer look at the pace of the F1 cars post Melbourne

Over the winter we were told by teams and drivers that it was very hard to guess what the pecking order was simply from looking at testing. With so many variables like the DRS wing, KERS and fuel loads, establishing a clear picture was difficult during the four official tests. On top of that the ...

Race results – 2011 Australian Formula 1 Grand Prix

Pos. Driver Team Time 1. Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 1:29:30.259 2. Lewis Hamilton McLaren +22.297 3. Vitaly Petrov Renault +30.560 4. Fernando Alonso Ferrari +31.772 5. Mark Webber Red Bull +38.171 6. Jenson Button McLaren +54.304 7. Felipe Massa Ferrari +1:25.186 8. Sebastien Buemi Scuderia Toro Rosso +1 Lap 9. Adrian Sutil Force India F1 ...

Pirelli taking modified soft compounds to Barcelona

Formula 1 tyre supplier Pirelli has announced that it is in the process of transporting modified Soft and Super Soft compound tyres to the Circuit de Catalunya ahead of four days’ testing, commencing on Friday. The Barcelona test will be the teams’ last chance to trial all four Slick compounds (Hard, Medium, Soft and Super ...

Afternoon test update: Vettel still clear

Sebastian Vettel continued to occupy the position at the top of the times in Valencia as the second day of pre-season testing hit its half-way mark on Wednesday. Renault’s Robert Kubica and Force India’s Paul di Resta had both had spells at the top of the times on an initially very chilly morning in eastern Spain, ...

F1 2011 line-up: One seat to fill…

With Force India’s line-up finally confirmed on Wednesday afternoon, just a single vacant race seat now remains in the 2011 Formula 1 field, with returnee Narain Karthikeyan awaiting an announcement for his Hispania Racing team-mate. The current F1 2011 driver line-up is as follows: Red Bull Renault 1 Sebastian VETTEL 2 Mark WEBBER McLaren Mercedes ...

Proposals in place for Cape Town Grand Prix

Plans have remerged for a possible Formula 1 return to South Africa, with World Cup host city Cape Town named as a candidate for a street race which would involve the cars travelling through the stadium in which semi-finals were played prior to the Spanish football team’s ultimate success in July. Hopes for a South ...

Vettel to launch Red Bull’s testing programme

World Champions Red Bull Racing have confirmed to GPUpdate.net that Sebastian Vettel will be first in the car when pre-season testing begins in Valencia next Tuesday. With the three-day test running until Thursday, it is confirmed that Vettel will begin before team-mate Mark Webber ends proceedings two days later. However, Wednesday’s arrangements will be made ...