Category Archives: Sebastian Vettel

It may be a good thing that Mark Webber was robbed of Malaysia victory by his team-mate #F1

Like many, I watched the podium ceremony after yesterday’s Malaysian Grand Prix with more than a little bit of grumpiness.  Mark Webber, who had led from early in the race after passing his pole-sitting team-mate, looked, by the final pit … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber, Nico Rosberg, Sebastian Vettel | 6 Comments

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

Posted in F1, Felipe Massa, Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton, nico hulkenberg, Sebastian Vettel | Leave a comment

#F1 should not be in Bahrain this weekend

There is no way that the Formula 1 circus should be going anywhere near Bahrain this weekend. The report published by Amnesty International contains grim evidence of unfair trial, arrest, police brutality and torture. The last cases they document took … Continue reading

Posted in Amnesty International, Bahrain, F1, Sebastian Vettel | 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: Fuming at Ferrari after Felipe Fiasco

>I didn’t write about yesterday’s German Grand Prix yesterday partly because I was too angry, partly because I had to go out, and partly when I got back in I’d had a few glasses of very nice fizzy wine. By … Continue reading

Posted in Eddie Jordan, F1, Ferrari, Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton, Mark Webber, Michael Schumacher, Red Bull, Ross Brawn, Sebastian Vettel | Leave a comment

>F1: Mark Webber tweets he’s "feeling good" after horrific accident

>You know how much of a stickler for spelling and punctuation I am. I can’t help it. I can’t afford the therapy so you have to live with it. Anyway, I must be cured a little bit because when I … Continue reading

Posted in F1, Mark Webber, Red Bull, Sebastian Vettel | 1 Comment

>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

>Sick Girls and Racing Champions

>I’ve been nursing a sick little girl today, who woke up with a raging temperature in the night and a sore throat and a cough. Apparently 7 children in the other Primary 6 class are off with the same sort … Continue reading

Posted in David Coulthard, Family, Jenson Button, Michael Schumacher, Sebastian Vettel | 3 Comments

>Hamilton on Pole as Brawns struggle in Singapore

>“apart from the shunt at the end of the qualify it was a positive day…flat out tomorrow” You have to love Rubens Barrichello. It can’t be easy to maintain a positive attitude on a day when the Gearbox Fairy had … Continue reading

Posted in Eddie Jordan, F1, Jake Humphrey, Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton, Ross Brawn, Rubens Barrichello, Sebastian Vettel | Leave a comment

>Barrichello in strong position as McLarens take front row

>I have to admit that the word that rhymes with “duck” was being used with volume and frequency in this house at the end of F1 qualifying in Valencia this afternoon. I knew that it was going to be a … Continue reading

Posted in Brawn GP, F1, Force India, Heikki Kovaleinen, Jenson Button, McLaren, Red Bull, Rubens Barrichello, Sebastian Vettel | 1 Comment