Tag Archives: Japan

Fifth podium lock-out of 2013 season for Renault power in USA Grand Prix

Renault-powered cars locked out the podium in the USA Grand Prix at Austin today, with Sebastian Vettel (Infiniti Red Bull Racing) securing a dominant win over Romain Grosjean (Lotus F1 Team) and Mark Webber (Infiniti Red Bull Racing). It is the fifth …

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Giedo van der Garde and Charles Pic on Indian GP

Giedo van der Garde: "Korea and Japan were two quite tough weeks with races that didn’t go to plan for me so I want to get back to the performance levels that have been building up since Hungary at the next two races in India and Abu Dhabi.


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Force India drivers keep hopes high for Indian GP

Vijay’s Vision
Dr Vijay Mallya hopes the support of the Indian fans will inspire the team to score big points.

Dr Mallya, how is the mood in the team with just four races to go?
The races after the summer break haven’t been very positive in terms o…

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Sauber drivers looks for more points at India

Hinwil, 18th October 2013 – The first double points score of the season in Japan was a great result for the Sauber F1 Team. Now the team is determined to continue the momentum as it travels to the home country of its Team Principal Monisha Kaltenborn…

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Mercedes vows to match Renault’s engine trickery

Oct.14 (GMM) Mercedes has vowed to catch F1′s runaway Renault-powered teams, as it risks losing millions in Concorde Agreement bonus money.Formerly looking set to finish second behind Red Bull in the lucrative constructors’ championship, Mercedes had a…

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Second consecutive Renault podium lock out in Japan

Sebastian Vettel (Infiniti Red Bull Racing) won a gripping Japanese Grand Prix to edge ever closer to his fourth drivers’ title today. Team-mate Mark Webber came home second, ahead of Lotus F1 Team’s Romain Grosjean, securing a podium lock-out for …

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Vettel seals strategic two-stop victory in Japan

Suzuka, October 13, 2013 – Red Bull driver Sebastian Vettel has taken his fourth win in Japan and his ninth of the year, but that hasn’t quite been enough for the German to claim his fourth consecutive drivers’ title as Ferrari driver Fernando Al…

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Podium finish for Lotus F1 Team in Japan

3rd place Romain Grosjean, Lotus F1 TeamPhoto by: XPB ImagesAnother strong performance for Lotus F1 Team saw Romain Grosjean take a fighting third, whilst team-mate Ki … Keep reading

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Tough race for Mercedes AMG Petronas at Japan

Nico Rosberg
I made a good start today and was in a strong position until my first pit stop. Unfortunately we then had the incident as I left the pit box which ultimately cost me a top position. We will analyse internally with the team what went wrong…

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Webber unlikely to play team role on Sunday

Oct.12 (GMM) Mark Webber sounds unwilling to move over for his teammate Sebastian Vettel at Suzuka.With Vettel looking to put his fourth title away on Sunday, the German struggled in qualifying with a KERS failure aboard his Red Bull.But he will be cro…

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Webber gets the pole and Vettel locks out the front row for Red Bull Racing at Japan

Car 2 MARK WEBBER, Position: POLE POSITION, (3rd Practice – P1, 1:32.053)
Mark Webber, Red Bull RacingPhoto by: XPB Images
“It’s a great track and we always enjoy driving here. The … Keep reading

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Great qualifying by Nico Hülkenberg at Japan

The qualifying pace shown by the Sauber F1 Team in Korea has continued to Japan with Sauber F1 Team driver Nico Hülkenberg making it into the top ten again, and setting the seventh fastest time. Although Esteban Gutiérrez was 14th quickest in his Sau…

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Pole ‘hollow’ after Vettel’s troubles – Webber

Oct.12 (GMM) Mark Webber on Saturday admitted beating dominant teammate Sebastian Vettel to pole at Suzuka was "hollow".

That’s because world champion Vettel, who could win his fourth title on Sunday, struggled all day in Japan with a KERS …

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Caterham F1 drivers on Friday’s practice at Japan

Heikki Kovalainen: "It was good to be back in the car, especially at Suzuka which, for me, is the best circuit in the world. We ran through a pretty standard FP1 session and from the first laps the car felt ok with the overall balance slightly imp…

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Pirelli Motorsport after Friday’s free practice at Japan

Suzuka, October 11, 2013 – Red Bull’s Sebastian Vettel set the fastest time at the Japanese Grand Prix during second free practice session today, running on Pirelli’s P Zero White medium tyre. This has been nominated alongside the P Zero Orange h…

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