Category Archives: Fernando Alonso

Brilliant Brazil thriller for Vettel’s hat-trick #f1

The circuit at Interlagos never fails to disappoint. If you have a Formula One championship going down to the wire, what better place to end the season than in a place which seems, like Spa, to have its own micro-climate, … Continue reading

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Pass the smelling salts – F1 rumour mill scaring me

I have had my fill of traumatic reshuffles this week. The last thing my tired and emotional self needed as I headed home after a wonderfully relaxing meal out with friends was to see on Twitter rumours that my least … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Fernando Alonso, Kimi Raikonnen, Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber, Michael Schumacher, Pastor Maldonado, Ross Brawn, Rubens Barrichello | 1 Comment

>#F1: Vettel’s lucky win in Monaco

>So Sebastian Vettel continues to run away with this year’s world championship. With 143 points out of a possible 150, 5 race wins out of 6, he looks invincible. Having said that, Jenson Button was in the same position 2 … Continue reading

Posted in David Coulthard, Fernando Alonso, Jenson Button, Mark Webber, Martin Brundle, Sebastian Vettel | 2 Comments

>F1: Humiliation for Hamilton as Red Bulls dominate Albert Park

>Well, some things are just worth getting up at 6:30 for. After knackering myself yesterday getting up at the crack of dawn for Practice, I hadn’t intended watching Qualifying live, but I woke up naturally just in tme to see … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber, Red Bull, Sebastian Vettel | 1 Comment

>F1: Boring in Bahrain

>So the first race of the season is over. I can’t say I’m displeased with a Ferrari 1-2, although I’d have been much happier if the order had been reversed and Felipe Massa had been on the top step of … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Felipe Massa, Fernando Alonso, Ferrari, Karun Chandhok, Michael Schumacher | 2 Comments

>Flavio Briatore out as Renault fight to save F1 team.

>What a horrible day this is for Formula 1. I always thought the day that Renault Team Principal Flavio Briatore, a man I have absolutely no time for whatsoever, left the sport would be a day when I’d hang out … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Fernando Alonso, Flavio Briatore, Kimi Raikonnen, Nelson Piquet Jr, Renault | 2 Comments

>Nightmare accident for Felipe Massa

>I can’t remember a time when I didn’t care what the outcome of a Formula 1 qualifying session was going to be. My devotion to the Brawn team knows no bounds, but their fate was nothing compared to that of … Continue reading

Posted in Eddie Jordan, Felipe Massa, Fernando Alonso, Jenson Button, Red Bull, Rubens Barrichello | Leave a comment

>How to kick someone when they are down…..

>I would love to be in Barcelona with a press pass to cover the Spanish Grand Prix this weekend, believe me, but I’m not, so I have to rely on former ITV commentator James Allen’s excellent blog for all the … Continue reading

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