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Barcelona Day 1: Williams review

May.7 (YF1) AT&T Williams review their opening day of the Spanish Grand Prix weekend at Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona. Sam Michael, Technical Director Today we evaluated some new aero parts on...
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Barcelona Day 1: Hispania Racing review

May.7 (YF1) Christian Klien took over his role of third and reserve driver. The Austrian had not been back in a F1 cockpit since January 2009 but drove the morning practice session in chassis F110-01 #20....
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Barcelona Day 1: Virgin Racing review

May.7 (YF1) Cool conditions prevailed in Barcelona today for the opening day of running at the Circuit de Catalunya as Formula 1 prepares for this weekend’s Spanish Grand Prix. Despite starting out...
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Barcelona Day 1: Sauber review

May.7 (YF1) After the second free practice session for the Spanish Grand Prix both drivers reported progress and an improvement in the car. While Kamui Kobayashi was busy at the wheel in both 90-minutes...
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Barcelona Day 1: Toro Rosso review

May.7 (YF1) 126 laps was the total completed by our two drivers in their STR5s sporting Money Service Group branding for the first time on track, during today’s three hours of free practice; 61 for...
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Barcelona Day 1: Force India review

May.7 (YF1) Formula One's European season got underway at the Circuit de Catalunya today with two free practice sessions ahead of Sunday's Spanish Grand Prix. The Force India Formula One Team made good...
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Barcelona Day 1: Red Bull review

May.7 (YF1) After a fairly decent set of times in Spain this afternoon, here’s Red Bull Racing's drivers had to say at the end of the day... Car 5 Sebastian Vettel: “We’ve got a few changes on our...
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Barcelona Day 1: McLaren review

May.7 (YF1) Vodafone McLaren Mercedes duo of Lewis hamilton and Jenson Button topped the timing screens at the end of the first free parctice of the Spanish Grand Prix in Barcelona. Here is the team's report...
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Barcelona Day 1: Lotus review

May.7 (YF1) Back in Europe at the Spanish Grand Prix and the first action on track saw Lotus Racing complete 85 laps in total, and finish the day closer to the midfield than in the first four flyaway races,...
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Schumacher relishing Mercedes GP updates

May 7 (GMM & YF1)) Michael Schumacher on Friday confirmed he is now feeling more comfortable at the wheel of his 2010 Mercedes. Earlier at the Circuit de Catalunya, his younger brother Ralf remarked...
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Ferrari yet to decide on F-duct use in Spain

May 7 (GMM) Ferrari has in fact not decided whether to keep using its new full F-duct system for the remainder of the Spanish grand prix weekend. It has been reported that, after a shakedown at Vairano in...
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Chandhok ‘amazed’ at Klien’s speed

May 7 (GMM) Karun Chandhok will have to admit to being "amazed" after sitting out the morning practice session in Barcelona. To both his and teammate Bruno Senna's chagrin in Spain, the Indian rookie's HRT...
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Burger King logos for Sauber in Spain

May 7 (GMM) The logo of the famous family restaurant Burger King will appear on Sauber's white livery this weekend in Spain. The two-race deal, to be completed at the country's other formula one race at...
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Kubica said to have signed Ferrari option

May 7 (GMM) According to the Italian sports daily Tuttosport, there is substance to the rumours linking Robert Kubica with Ferrari. The Turin-published newspaper believes Renault's Polish driver has signed...
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Chandhok hit by stomach bug in Spain

May 7 (GMM) Karun Chandhok is perhaps not too upset about sitting out Friday morning's initial practice session at Barcelona. The Indian rookie's cockpit will be occupied by Christian Klien for the 90...
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Hamilton denies Hakkinen to be manager

May 7 (GMM) Lewis Hamilton has played down rumours Mika Hakkinen will shortly be unveiled as his new personal manager. The McLaren driver admitted exaggeratingly that he has fielded "millions" of calls...
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Ferrari launch new blue Alonso T-shirt

May 7 (GMM) Even with Fernando Alonso-mania in full swing, the grandstands at Circuit de Catalunya this weekend will remain a sea of blue. At the height of the Spaniard's title-winning run last decade, his...
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Massa: Important to work well together

May.6 (YF1) On a cool and cloudy Thursday afternoon, with a few drops of rain falling on the Catalunya circuit, for the first time this season, Felipe Massa met the media in the surroundings of the team...