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Photos: Belgian Grand Prix

August 29, 2011


Sebastian Vettel claimed victory in the Belgian Grand Prix, leading home Red Bull team mate Mark Webber and McLaren’s Jenson Button. Advertisements

Vettel claims Spa victory as the championship moves ever nearer

August 28, 2011


Sebastian Vettel overcame tyre troubles to claim victory in Spa and take another giant step to his second title. The world champion extended his lead at the top of the driver’s championship, leading home team mate Mark Webber for the first Red Bull 1-2 since Turkey. It was far from straightforward for Vettel. The Red […]

Vettel on pole as Maldonado rams Hamilton in Spa qualifying

August 27, 2011


Sebastian Vettel claimed yet another pole position in a rain influenced qualifying at Spa for tomorrow’s Belgian Grand Prix. The defending world champion has faced frankly bizzare questions this weekend after not winning in three races. And he answered them in emphatic style, posting a 1m 48.298s to beat Lewis Hamilton into second place by […]

Heidfeld has nothing to win by trying to sue his way back into the Renault team

August 25, 2011


Renault’s decision to dump Nick Heidfeld in favour of Brazilian Bruno Senna on the eve of the Belgian Grand Prix has all the hallmarks of making a fine mess. There is no denying that the veteran German has had far from a glorious season. An early podium has been followed by poor qualifying on Saturdays […]

Ready for lights out on the second part of Formula One 2011?

August 23, 2011


Formula One is poised to return from its summer break to arguably the greatest track on the calendar. Spa holds a special place for many Formula One fans. We almost always see a spectacular race on the old Belgian circuit and, even though it has arguably been neutered by modern aerodynamics, it still represents a […]

Silky smooth Hamilton back in front

September 4, 2010


Lewis Hamilton has seized back control of the 2010 Championship after a skillful and tactical drive at Spa. Sadly, real life (ie the Day Job) got in the way of Coffee Powered Racing and we’re several laps down all of a sudden. That said, it was a stellar performance by Hamilton and it should have […]

Less than a week until Spa

August 20, 2010


Happily, Formula One is finally set to race back into all of our weekends and potentially with one of the most exciting Grand Prix of the year. Spa. Who among motor racing fans doesn’t dream of shooting, flat, up Eau Rouge? It’s a wonderful corner of a spectacular track. Last year produced a brilliant race. […]