Sebastian Vettel topped the third and final free practice session in China on Saturday morning.
Mark Webber was quickest again in Sepang following the second free practice, although the apparent advantage was cut down from the opening session.
Red Bull's Mark Webber topped a hot and humid first practice session at Sepang.
To say that Sebastian Vettel easily took pole position in Melbourne today would be an understatement.
Free Practice 3 On another cool and overcast day at Melbourne, Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel topped the third practice session. The reigning World Champion set a quickest lap of 1:24.507, some eight-tenths faster than teammate Mark Webber. It was a stunning display by Vettel, who was quickest in every single sector as he laid down … Continue reading 2011 Australian Grand Prix (Rd 1, Free Practice 3)
Mark Webber set the quickest time in the opening practice session this morning in Melbourne.
Seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher topped the fourth day of testing at Barcelona.
Sergio Perez topped the third day of testing at Circuit de Catalunya today.
Not only did reigning World Champion Sebastian Vettel take over the RB7 from teammate Mark Webber yesterday, the 23-year-old also assumed the quickest lap in testing.
Felipe Massa headed the final day of running at the third pre-season test in Barcelona.
Sebastian Vettel topped the first day of the third test at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona yesterday.
The final day of testing at Jerez saw a Rubens Barrichello take the lead of the timesheets, at the wheel of his Cosworth-powered Williams.
Nick Heidfeld's chance of landing the Renault drive, in place of the injured Robert Kubica, received a bolster shot yesterday as he topped the best lap on the third day of testing at Jerez.
Virgin MVR-02 Drivers: (24) Timo Glock, (25) Jerome d'Ambrosio; (Reserve) tba. Team: (Principal) John Booth, (Technical Directors) Nick Wirth. Engine: Cosworth CA2011 90° V8, limited to 18,000 RPM, naturally-aspirated, mid-mounted. Transmission: Virgin Racing precision aluminium construction with 7-speed, longitudinally Mounted internals. Paddle operated hydraulic shift system with “seamless shift” gear selection. Weight (with driver, et … Continue reading Virgin MVR-02
Fernando Alonso upped the testing ante today, as he headed the order in Valencia.
Sebastian Vettel started 2011 just as he had finished 2010, as he topped the time sheets on the first day of testing at Valencia. The reigning World Champion notched up 93 laps in the RB7 - Red Bull's newly designed and built title challenger. Vettel set a fastest lap of 1:13.769 - a lap that … Continue reading Formula 1 Pre-Season Testing (Valencia, February 1st)
Several weeks ago, I posted a review of Formula 1's Championship challengers. Now, as the New Year bell's approach, it's about time that I finally get to the rest of the field.
Oh the joys of poor weather. This has been a long two-and-a-bit days and it may be officially two-and-a-half by the time I get in the door.
A theme often touched upon both by Leigh and myself in discussions around the internet is that of the junior and development series.
There are times when the attention of the media and Formula 1 team bosses wander, as their eyes capture a precocious new talent coming into focus. These moments, when a new young hero makes themselves known to the paddock is often the same time an ageing animal begins to fall from view. It is the sport changing its guard.