Oh Dear. The Yas Marina circuit’s ability to suck the life out of the most promising of grids struck again today. After yesterday’s practice and the shenanigans that followed, it looked like we might be in for a classic; Mark Webber on pole, Kimi Räikkonen at the very back and Jenson Button in a low-drag […]
You know when a lap just looks fast? That one most certainly did, Martin Brundle calling it the best lap he’d ever seen Mark Webber drive. It looked sensational and was sensational, the only one to break the one minute 40 second barrier, putting the ladies’ favourite on pole for tomorrow’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix […]
Are you going to bother watching this weekend? Of course you are.
Well, Red Bull Racing’s strategy could not have made it harder for their three-time champion to become a four-time champion this morning, but that’s exactly what he did. Maybe Red Bull just wanted to put on a bit of a show. Or maybe even Red Bull underestimated just how good their champion is.
You might have thought — after that kerfuffle over the strategies in Japan — that Red Bull would have gone out of its way to ensure parity between its champion-elect and next year’s works Porsche Driver. But it didn’t. Sebastian Vettel will start tomorrow’s Indian Grand Prix from pole on soft tyres, Mark Webber from […]