Tag Archives: Vettel

Singapore slings Vettel back into F1 title hunt

With Lewis Hamilton’s title hopes fading, and Sebastian Vettel returning to the top step of the podium, DAVID HOOPER reviews the Singapore Grand Prix. SEBASTIAN Vettel put his championship challenge  back on track under the lights of the Singapore Grand Prix after Lewis Hamilton’s gearbox failed, forcing him to retire from a comfortable lead. The […]

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Hamilton wins with McLaren magic in Monza

F1 RACE REPORT: MONZA, ITALY With rare mechanical problems hitting the front runners, DAVID HOOPER reviews the Monza grand prix. THE perfect start heralded the perfect race for an untouchable Lewis Hamilton at the Monza Grand Prix in Italy. One of the old-school circuits, the high-speed track was the setting for some more thrilling action […]

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Jenson beats his Spa-rring partners in Belgium!

After a thrilling Belgian Grand Prix DAVID HOOPER reviews the action from Spa. FORMULA 1 returned to the track at the legendary Spa circuit in Belgium at the weekend after taking its traditional summer break – and what a thrilling race it was. A higgledy-piggledy qualifying session was dominated by British star Jenson Button who […]

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‘Hungary’ Hamilton chalks up a well-earned win

With lots of drama before the lights went out, there was plenty to talk about at the Hungarian Grand Prix. DAVID HOOPER reviews an action-packed race. THE drama of the Hungarian Grand Prix started even before the lights went out, as Michael Schumacher’s Mercedes in 17th position on the grid had an overheating problem which […]

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Alonso will be “Hungary” to win on his birthday

It’s the last outing for the Formula 1 teams and drivers before the sport takes its summer break. DAVID HOOPER catches up with the action from Germany and looks ahead to the Hungarian GP. IT may be less than a week since the exciting finish to the German Grand Prix at Hockenheim, but this weekend […]

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German Grand Prix marks half-way point of season

AFTER an enjoyable trip to Silverstone with Team Lotus for the British Grand Prix, TOM WILKINSON looks forward the German race at Hockenheim. Round 10 of the 2012 Formula 1 World Championship brings us to Hockenheim for the German Grand Prix. I’m back from my holiday – and from a soggy Silverstone. What a weekend […]

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Sun shines at Silverstone as Webber wins British GP

Despite a rain-effected qualifying session, the weather was kind to the Silvertone crowds on race day – there was even a heat haze! DAVID HOOPER reviews the 2012 British Grand Prix. THE British “summer” wreaked havoc with the qualifying session on Saturday with rain stopping play for around 90 minutes, but eventually, it was Spaniard […]

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Will it be a very soggy Silverstone this weekend?

With the British Grand Prix just days away, wheelworldreviews editor DAVID HOOPER previews the race which, for many British fans, is the highlight of the Formula 1 calendar. We also have the latest shocking news on Maria de Villota after her terrible crash during testing earlier this week. THIS weekend sees Formula 1 return to […]

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