HindustanTimes Fri,28 Nov 2014

circuit facts

circuit profile

A circuit that every driver on the F1 grid is familiar with due to it being a constant on the F1 calendar since 1991 and a popular venue for pre-season testing.

circuit news

Webber back on top in Spain

Red Bull's Mark Webber was back on the pace in Spanish Grand Prix practice on Friday at the track that ignited the Australian's title challenge last year.

Webber earns pole position

Just fractions between Vettel and Hamilton

Schumi happy after upstaging teammate

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circuit race records

Year Winner Team Time
2013 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 1:39:16.596
2012 Pastor Maldonado Williams 1:39:09.145
2011 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 99:03.301
2010 Mark Webber Red Bull 95:44.101
2009 Jenson Button Brawn GP 97:19.202
2008 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 98:19.202
2007 Felipe Massa Ferrari 91:36.230
2005 Michael Schumacher McLaren 87:16.830
2004 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 87:32.841
2003 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 93:46.933
2002 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 90:29.981
2001 Michael Schumacher Ferrari 91:3.305
2000 Mika Hakkinen McLaren 93:50.39

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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