Did Felipe Massa’s less stressed engine help him beat Kimi Raikkonen? Why did the Ferraris have much higher top speeds than the opposition? Did wing failure cause Lewis Hamilton’s collision with Fernando Alonso? Here’s my round-up of the stories from the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Here are some of the stats and facts from the Bahrain Grand Prix – post any more you’ve spotted below…
Robert Kubica took his and BMW’s first pole position in a surprisingly close qualifying session at Bahrain. The Ferraris had looked imperious in practice but Kubica’s BMW – possible thanks to a low fuel load – nicked pole position in the dying minutes of the qualifying session. Lewis Hamilton grabbed third for McLaren ahead of … Continue reading Insert Pole-on-pole joke here
What are your predictions for the Bahrain Grand Prix? Here’s who I think will win – place your bets below…
One double points finish, one nightmare race. Just how quick are Williams? The Bahrain Grand Prix should give us some answers.
It’s round three of the season and the last chance for several top drivers to score their first points of the year before the ‘European season’ kicks off. First among these has to be Felipe Massa. He’s already pointed out this week that it’s a long championship and there’s 160 points still to be won. … Continue reading 2008 Bahrain GP preview: ducks to break
On paper, Bahrain should be an easy win for Ferrari. The team have usually been strong here, with victories in 2004 and 2007, and the slimmest of defeats in 2006 (to a seriously inspired Fernando Alonso). Plus the F2008 seems to have a decisive edge in performance over the McLaren MP4-23s at the moment. Is … Continue reading 2008 Bahrain GP preview: Ferrariland
The dusty surface at Bahrain will cause more problems than usual for the teams with traction control banned. This new video from Toyota explains why. Watch more F1 videos
Here are all the ways you can follow the Bahrain Grand Prix on F1Fanatic.co.uk including details of the Live Blog that will be running during every practice session plus qualifying and the race: