Following the Spanish Grand Prix, here’s the points update: Drivers’ Championship: J Button (Brawn) 41 points R Barrichello (Brawn) 27 S Vettel (Red Bull) 23 M Webber (Red Bull) 15.5 J Trulli (Toyota) 14.5 T Glock (Toyota) 12 L Hamilton (McLaren) 9 F Alonso (Renault) 9 Constructors’ Championship: Brawn GP 68 points Red Bull – […]
As always, my race notes are after the cut…
In the three practice sessions for this weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix, the fastest drivers were Button (1:21.799), Rosberg (1:21.588) and then Massa (1:20.553) this morning. Qualifying starts in a few minutes… The air temperature is 23°C; track 40°C; wind 1.2m/s; humidity 43% As usual, my notes are behind this cut…
Finally back home after the four “fly away” races, many of the teams have new updates for their cars. Friday Practice 1: The tyre options are the Bridgestone hard and soft compounds JB was fastest (1:21.799) followed by JT and RK. Both the McLarens and FM’s Ferrari ran with KERS, but both BMW Saubers and […]
Having caught up with my monthly roundups with my February and March updates, and having my camera back to full health, here’s my April collection: Kerri and I had a long weekend in Montreal
Today is the 15th anniversary of Ayrton Senna’s death at the San Marino Grand Prix. I remember that weekend well – Rubens Barrichello had a serious accident in Friday qualifying and then Roland Ratzenberger died during the Saturday qualifying session, the first death in a race weekend in 13 years.
Tomorrow’s the day when McLaren will receive their punishment over lying to race officials after an incident at the Australian Grand Prix. Note: this is in addition to Lewis Hamilton being disqualified from that race for breaking the overtaking rules. It makes me laugh that they’re charged with bringing the sport into disrepute. This is […]
Following the Bahrain Grand Prix, here’s the points update: Drivers’ Championship: J Button (Brawn) 31 points R Barrichello (Brawn) 19 S Vettel (Red Bull) 18 J Trulli (Toyota) 14.5 T Glock (Toyota) 12 M Webber (Red Bull) 9.5 L Hamilton (McLaren) 9 F Alonso (Renault) 5 Constructors’ Championship: Brawn GP 50 points Red Bull – […]