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Free Practice Report, Hungarian GP »

[29 Jul 2011 | No Comment | 737 views]
Hamilton Up and Running in Hungary

Lewis Hamilton set the pace on the first day of the Hungarian Grand Prix weekend. The McLaren driver was fastest during both free practice sessions, setting a best lap of 1 minute 21.018 in the second session. Ferrari and Red Bull remained in close attendance, however, on a track that showed steady improvement as the day progressed…

Headline, History, Hungarian GP »

[28 Jul 2011 | 7 Comments | 4,776 views]
The 1936 Hungarian Grand Prix

This year marks twenty-five years since Formula One first went behind the iron curtain for the Hungarian Grand Prix. However, you have to go back another fifty years for the first race of that name. The mighty Auto Union and Mercedes-Benz were the teams to beat but the legendary Tazio Nuvolari, in an Alfa Romeo, had other ideas…

Grand Prix View, Hungarian GP, Statistics »

[27 Jul 2011 | No Comment | 658 views]
The Grand Prix File: Hungary

Located near one of the most attractive cities in Europe, with renowned nightlife and great cuisine, Budapest often hosts some of Formula One’s biggest parties – thanks in no small part to the fact that it precedes the summer break and Sunday night heralds a well-earned rest…

F1 Quiz, Hungarian GP »

[27 Jul 2011 | 4 Comments | 1,650 views]
The F1 Quiz – Hungary

It’s twenty five years since Hungary joined the Formula One calendar and it has produced many memories from Nigel Mansell’s win from 12th on the grid after a dramatic pass on Ayrton Senna in 1989 to Taki Inoue’s fight with a marshal’s car in 1995. So how well do you know Eastern Europe’s first Formula One race?

Grand Prix View, Hungarian GP, Race Preview »

[25 Jul 2011 | 3 Comments | 1,087 views]
Track Notes – Budapest

It may seem a little like an overgrown go-kart track, but the Hungaroring is a terrific circuit at which to watch, with many parts of the track viewable from the paddock. Cars look spectacular here, bouncing off the kerbs while low camera angles give an impression of speed at what is really quite a low-speed circuit…

Grand Prix View, Headline, Hungarian GP, Race Preview »

[25 Jul 2011 | 3 Comments | 1,317 views]
Preview – Hungarian Grand Prix

There’s barely time to take a breath after Germany’s entertaining race as the teams head straight to Budapest for the final installment before Formula One takes its annual summer-break: The Hungarian Grand Prix. Fourth place in his home race cut Sebastian Vettel’s lead in the World Championship, but only by three points…