Tag Archives: Korean Grand Prix

Formula 1 heads to India for inaugural race at Buddh


Formula 1 widespread growth continues this weekend with the inaugural Indian Grand Prix at the Buddh International Circuit outside New Delhi. The move to the second most populous country in the world shows once again that while sponsorship has been … Continue reading

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Tyres the key talking point as Formula 1 heads to Korea


This time last year it seemed as though Sebastian Vettel’s world title charge ended in a cloud of engine smoke following a Renault engine failure at the Korean Grand Prix. This weekend the German arrives in the South East Asian … Continue reading

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Sam Michael to join McLaren


McLaren has announced that Sam Michael will join the team as Sporting Director in 2012. The Australian, currently the technical director of Williams, will join McLaren after spending over ten years with Williams. His time with theWokingbased team saw them … Continue reading

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Five things I think following the Korean Grand Prix


1. This race was pivotal for the championship Fernando Alonso’s victory gave the Ferrari driver the title lead for the first time since the Australian Grand Prix. This has been an uncharacteristic season from Alonso. Long regarded as the best … Continue reading

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Alonso takes the win in Korea, and the title lead


It was a day of contrasting fortunes in Korea with an ecstatic Fernando Alonso capitalising on both Red Bull drivers retiring to win the rain interrupted race, and retake the title lead. By finishing second Lewis Hamilton moved firmly back … Continue reading

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Red Bull lockout the front row again


After one of the most dramatic qualifying sessions of the year Sebastian Vettel took pole position from teammate Mark Webber. The Red Bull drivers locked out the front of the grid for the eighth time of 2010 but tomorrow’s race … Continue reading

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Webber leads the way after an encouraging day in Korea


Mark Webber’s weekend got off to the perfect start after the championship leader was comfortably fastest in Friday practice ahead of title rivals Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton. Robert Kubica, Jenson Button, Felipe Massa and Sebastian Vettel rounded out the … Continue reading

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