Pirelli say 2012 tyres to be different

Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at 1:21 pm

Pirelli’s motorsport director Paul Hembery reveals the Formula 1 tyre supplier has “changed the profile and structure” of their new tyres for 2012, in order to “reduce blistering” and “put more rubber on the ground”.

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Domenicali targets competitive start

Wednesday, January 11, 2012 at 11:38 pm

Ferrari team boss Stefano Domenicali hopes the addition of new staff at Maranello will help the team start off the 2012 season competitively.

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New car ‘like a child being born’ – Vettel

Friday, December 23, 2011 at 9:39 am

World champion Sebastian Vettel says seeing the pieces of a new car coming together is “like a child being born”.

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Hulkenberg’s relives 2010 Brazil pole

Friday, December 16, 2011 at 5:31 pm

Newly-confirmed 2012 Force India driver Nico Hulkenberg guides BBC Sport around the Interlagos circuit in Brazil, the track where he secured pole position for Williams in 2010.

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Fans turn out for Red Bull parade

Sunday, December 11, 2011 at 1:28 pm

Formula 1 world champions Red Bull Racing parade their cars through the streets of Milton Keynes, close to where their factory is based.

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‘Dream come true’ for Grosjean

Friday, December 9, 2011 at 11:53 am

Romain Grosjean says signing to drive for Renault, who will become Lotus in 2012, alongside the returning 2007 world champion Kimi Raikkonen is “a dream come true”. (UK only)

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Vettel ‘very happy’ with second place

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 9:17 pm

World Champion Sebastian Vettel admits he found it difficult not to be able to go for the win at the Brazilian Grand Prix, but was forced to hold his car back because of a gearbox problem. (UK users only)

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Hamilton pleased to end ‘interesting’ 2011 season

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 9:15 pm

After retiring on lap 46 of the Brazilian Grand Prix, McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton says he is happy to draw a line under what he describes as an ”interesting” 2011 season.

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Brazilian GP from the pit lane

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 9:09 pm

BBC F1 pit-lane reporter Ted Kravitz with the behind-the-scenes gossip in the aftermath of the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos (UK only).

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Highlights – Brazilian Grand Prix

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 8:12 pm

Mark Webber secures his first win of 2011 in the season finale in Brazil, ahead of world champion Sebastian Vettel and McLaren’s Jenson Button (UK users only).

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Horner reflects on ‘phenomenal’ year for Red Bull

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 7:14 pm

Red Bull team prinicipal Christian Horner talks to BBC Sport’s Jake Humphrey and Eddie Jordan as his team finish the final race of the season with a one-two at the Brazilian Grand Prix (UK users only).

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Kasabian play out 2011 F1 season

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 6:53 pm

Kasabian provide the soundtrack for the close of BBC Sport’s coverage of the 2011 Formula One season (UK users only).

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Brazilian Grand Prix – top three drivers

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 6:32 pm

Mark Webber is a happy man as he wins the final Grand Prix of the season in Brazil ahead of Red Bull team-mate Sebastian Vettel and McLaren’s Jenson Button (UK users only).

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BBC F1 team present F1 awards

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 4:23 pm

Jake Humphrey, Eddie Jordan and David Coulthard present a series of light-hearted awards to F1′s finest after a dramatic 2011 season.

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Moustached Vettel looking to 2012

Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 3:29 pm

Ahead of the season-ending Brazilian Grand Prix, Red Bull’s world champion Sebastian Vettel talks to Jake Humphrey, Eddie Jordan and David Coulthard about how he will “recharge the batteries” for 2012 – whilst sporting an unusual large ginger moustache…

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Button wary of wet race conditions

Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 7:33 pm

McLaren’s Jenson Button says that rain forecast for Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix may not be beneficial to him.

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Vettel hails ‘incredible year’ after record pole

Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 7:32 pm

F1 world champion Sebastian Vettel describes his feelings after he breaks Nigel Mansell’s record for the most pole positions in a season (UK only).

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Webber targets win from ‘good position’

Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 7:22 pm

Red Bull’s Mark Webber hopes he can push his team-mate Sebastian Vettel all the way in Sunday’s Brazilian Grand Prix (UK only).

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Highlights – Brazilian Grand Prix qualifying

Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 7:17 pm

Sebastian Vettel storms to a record-breaking 15th pole position of 2011 at the season-ending Brazilian Grand Prix, surpassing Nigel Mansell’s record set in 1992 with Williams. (UK only)

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Highlights – Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

Monday, November 14, 2011 at 11:43 am

Highlights of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton returns to form to win ahead of Fernando Alonso’s Ferrari and McLaren team-mate Jenson Button, with world champion Sebastian Vettel forced to retire following a first-lap puncture. (UK …

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Vettel baffled by puncture

Monday, November 14, 2011 at 7:04 am

World champion Sebastian Vettel can’t explain the puncture to the rear right tyre of his Red Bull car that ended his race on the first lap at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi.

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‘Positive energy’ inspires Hamilton to victory

Monday, November 14, 2011 at 7:03 am

Lewis Hamilton says winning the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix was the perfect end to the weekend and says things “just seemed to go right” (UK users only).

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Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in 90 seconds

Monday, November 14, 2011 at 6:11 am

Lewis Hamilton storms to victory in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix ahead of Fernando Alonso and Jenson Button, after Sebastian Vettel retires early on with a puncture. (UK only)

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Alonso buoyed by Abu Dhabi display

Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 5:12 pm

Fernando Alonso is pleased with his second-place finish at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, saying his Ferrari car did “better than expected”. (UK only)

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