Tag Archives: Spanish GP

Lewis Hamilton continues domination during Spanish FP2

Lewis Hamilton topped the times for the second free practice session, continuing his domination from FP1. There was drama before the session started as it was revealed that the problem which curtailed Sebastian Vettel’s FP1 was too big to fix ahead … Continue reading

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Scrutineering: Professor Sid Watkins OBE

The Scrutineering feature is about looking closely at a particular driver, team, or personality in motorsport – looking in depth at their career, their season so far (if they’re still competing or play a role), and featuring views from the fans. However, … Continue reading

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How to win a Formula One race in 2012

The 2012 Formula One season is proving to be unpredictable and incredibly difficult to call with six different winners from the first six races, not to mention ten different drivers on the podium from seven different teams. Considering only five … Continue reading

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The Spanish GP in Numbers

Statistics from the Spanish GP weekend Total number of laps completed (by driver) Kamui Kobayashi 168 Nico Rosberg 168 Pastor Maldonado 157 Kimi Räikkönen 156 Jenson Button 154 Daniel Ricciardo 154 Lewis Hamilton 150 Felipe Massa 149 Sebastian Vettel 149 … Continue reading

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2012: Spanish GP: Review

Pastor Maldonado won the Spanish GP ahead of home favourite Fernando Alonso and Lotus’ Kimi Räikkönen. Tradition suggested that the winner would be one of the front row starters and Maldonado was able to keep the Ferrari at bay to … Continue reading

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2012: Spanish GP: Qualifying

*Pastor Maldonado will start from pole position after Lewis Hamilton was penalised due to the team underfuelling his car. He will start tomorrow’s race from 24th. Lewis Hamilton will start tomorrow’s race on pole after coming out on top of … Continue reading

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2012: Spanish GP: FP3

Free Practice 3 The weather conditions remained hot and sunny for the third and final practice session before qualifying for the Spanish GP. Teams directed their attention to preparing their cars for qualifying and the race. Sebastian Vettel ended the … Continue reading

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2012: Spanish GP: FP1 + FP2

Free Practice 1 Conditions for the first practice session were warm and dry, allowing teams to test the new parts and upgrades most of them have brought for the start of the European season. Some are more significant than others, … Continue reading

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2012: Spanish GP: Preview

The first four races of the season have proven to be unpredictable and exciting, with four different race winners from four different teams, and six different teams being represented on the podium. The top five drivers in the championship are … Continue reading

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The Alternative F1 Calendar – In Detail! (Part 2)

Read Part One first! The Alternative F1 Calendar Australian GP – Albert Park, Melbourne Malaysian GP – Sepang International Circuit, Kuala Lumpur Chinese GP – Shanghai International Circuit, Shanghai Spanish GP  – Circuit de Catalunya, Barcelona Monaco GP – Circuit … Continue reading

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