HindustanTimes Fri,26 Dec 2014

circuit facts

circuit profile

A circuit very reminiscent of the Sepang International in its design and character. Completed in near darkness in its first edition last year when Fernando Alonso was victorious in his Ferrari.

circuit news

Vibration hits Schumacher qualifying

The seven-time world champion will start 12th on the grid after being unable to complete his final flying lap

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Hamilton takes maiden pole in Korea; di Resta, Sutil 9th and 10th

Red Bull retain F1 constructors' crown

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circuit race records

Year Winner Team Time
2012 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 1:36:28.651
2010 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 168:20.810

F1 car vrooms on Rajpath
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In the know
Every racer's first step

In this week's column, I thought I would look at the most basic form of motorsport  - Go-Karting. When I was 6 year's old, my parents gave me a small cadet kart as a birthday present. Karun Chandhok writes.

In The Know
One for the road...

As I write on board the flight to Singapore for the Grand Prix, I thought it's a good time to go slightly off track with this week's column and talk about the travel in F1! Karun Chandhok writes. Going the distance
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Never thought I'd race in an Indian GP, says Narain

Narain Karthikeyan
"Since the day I started racing, I dreamt of being in the Formula One," said Narain Karthikeyan. "But never in my wildest dream did I think of racing in an Indian GP." That's how the country's first F1 racer wants to sum up his excitement about the upcoming event next month. "It's going to be the most special thing in my life," he added.

Formula One driver regimen

It’s not all glamour for the Formula One drivers who endure demanding conditions while in the cockpit. They’re subjected to incredible wear-and-tear. HT reveals their fitness regimens.

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