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F1weekly podcast # 355

Post card from Silverstone
Motorsport Mondial Presentation

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Sebastian Vettel sips champagne with teammate Mark Webber after winning the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. Third career win for the German driver from Heppenheim.

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Kimi Raikkonen in qualifying was accused of “dreaming or drinking vodka” by Aussie Mark Webber who thought the Finn spoiled his fast lap.

pussy-cat-drag

Pussy cat drag. Even the best are exposed when they are not in a competitive package.

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Clouds are gathering over the future of Silverstone and Formula 1.

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fota-rules

A sentiment shared by racing fans around the world.

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Bobby Sentry. On Her Majesty’s service, and keeping the subjects in check.

oh-dear

Oh Dear!

 

Red Bull dominate the British Grand Prix with Vettel taking Victory.

The real fight was at the back with Alonso to Heidfeld and Hamilton to Kubica.

Sebastian Bourdais slams into the rear of Heikki’ Mclaren both blame the other.

Podcast 355 race coverage with Clark and Steve.

The British Grand Prix
Silverstone, Britain
60 laps; 308.355km

Classified:

Pos Driver Team Time
1. Vettel Red Bull-Renault (B) 1h22:49.328
2. Webber Red Bull-Renault (B) + 15.188
3. Barrichello Brawn GP-Mercedes (B) + 41.175
4. Massa Ferrari (B) + 45.043
5. Rosberg Williams-Toyota (B) + 45.915
6. Button Brawn GP-Mercedes (B) + 46.285
7. Trulli Toyota (B) + 1:08.307
8. Raikkonen Ferrari (B) + 1:09.622
9. Glock Toyota (B) + 1:09.823
10. Fisichella Force India-Mercedes (B) + 1:11.522
11. Nakajima Williams-Toyota (B) + 1:14.023
12. Piquet Renault (B) + 1 lap
13. Kubica BMW Sauber (B) + 1 lap
14. Alonso Renault (B) + 1 lap
15. Heidfeld BMW Sauber (B) + 1 lap
16. Hamilton McLaren-Mercedes (B) + 1 lap
17. Sutil Force India-Mercedes (B) + 1 lap
18. Buemi Toro Rosso-Ferrari (B) + 1 lap

Fastest lap: Vettel, 1:20.735

Not classified/retirements:

Driver Team On lap
Bourdais Toro Rosso-Ferrari (B) 25
Kovalainen McLaren-Mercedes (B) 24

World Championship standings, round 8:

Drivers: Constructors:
1. Button 64 1. Brawn GP-Mercedes 105
2. Barrichello 41 2. Red Bull-Renault 74.5
3. Vettel 39 3. Toyota 34.5
4. Webber 35.5 4. Ferrari 26
5. Trulli 21.5 5. Williams-Toyota 15.5
6. Massa 16 6. McLaren-Mercedes 13
7. Rosberg 15.5 7. Renault 11
8. Glock 13 8. BMW Sauber 8
9. Alonso 11 9. Toro Rosso-Ferrari 5
10. Raikkonen 10
11. Hamilton 9
12. Heidfeld 6
13. Kovalainen 4
14. Buemi 3
15. Kubica 2
16. Bourdais 2