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British Bits And Bobs

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SiverstoneWith this weekend’s race looking like little more than a battle between the Red Bulls, I’ve been ploughing through the statistics to see if there is anything that stands out. Continue reading…


Ferrari, Fuel and Friday Practice

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On the Friday of the British Grand Prix at Silverstone, I was fortunate enough to spend the day as a guest of Shell to discuss their technical partnership with the Ferrari Formula 1 team. Continue reading…

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June 26, 2009 at 5:58 pm

Silverstone Sunday Summary

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I’ve been doing a bit of analysis on Qualifying runs and declared fuel – using La Canta Magnifico’s Fuel Fing – in an effort to forecast pit-stop schedules. Here’s the output: Continue reading…

Glorious British Webber

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A few people will know that I backed Mark Webber in qualifying at Silverstone last year at odds of 150/1. With just one driver left out on track at the end of the session, the Australian was on provisional pole. Unfortunately it wasn’t to be, but the bet has stuck in my mind ever since. Continue reading…

Silverstone Best Of The Rest

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Mark Webber and Fernando Alonso lie next to each other, eighth and ninth in the championship respectively, with just two points separating them. Whilst the season has been the most consistent in memory for the Australian, it has been one of frustration for the Spaniard. Regardless it is likely that these two Renault-powered drivers will be fighting for the same bit of tarmac in today’s race. Continue reading…

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July 6, 2008 at 11:21 am

Silverstone Preview

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I’m inclined to tread a little warily this weekend. My gut instinct is that McLaren will put Lewis Hamilton on a Pole strategy tomorrow in an effort get the boy wonder some good publicity, following what has been a difficult couple of weeks for him, both on and off the track. Continue reading…

British Grand Prix Data Sheet

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pdf-icon.jpg Click the pdf icon for a summary of the historic data for forthcoming British Grand Prix. No safety car last year was unusual for Silverstone, with five in the previous four years. Is the even money at Betfair for it to be seen again too big? And who will come out on top in the race, Ferrari or McLaren?

Title: British Grand Prix Data Sheet | Format: PDF | Filesize: 85.9kb

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July 1, 2008 at 1:02 am