Jenson Button leads ways in opening practice in Shanghai, but Sebastien Buemi’s crash steals headlines. 1. Jenson Button Britain McLaren-Mercedes 1m 36.677s 2. Nico Rosberg Germany Mercedes-Mercedes 1m 36.748s 3. Lewis Hamilton Britain McLaren-Mercedes 1m 36.775s 4. Michael Schumacher Germany Mercedes-Mercedes 1m 37.509s 5. Sebastian Vettel Germany Red Bull-Renault 1m 37.601s 6. Robert Kubica Poland […]
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Lewis Hamilton has echoed team-mate and F1 World Championship-winning successor Jenson Button in stressing the need for McLaren-Mercedes to improve its qualifying performance if it is to continue its victorious Albert Park form into the coming races in 2010 and successfully challenge for the crown.
The 2010 Australian GP weekend will not be one that Lewis Hamilton remembers fondly, after a run-in with the police and poor qualifying performance were compounded by a critical strategic error on race day that left the former world champion lamenting a bad call from his McLaren-Mercedes team that had undone what he described as […]
Jenson Button has admitted that at first he thought he had made ‘a catastrophic decision’ and a ‘massive mistake’ in becoming the first driver to pit to change over to slick tyres as the track dried in the 2010 Australian GP around Melbourne’s Albert Park – but it turned out to be an inspirational call […]