HindustanTimes Tue,01 Sep 2015

Abu Dhabi race preview

The penultimate race of the 2011 Formula One season will take place at the Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi on November 13. Although essentially a dead rubber because of wunderkind Sebastian Vettel’s stellar run this season, one’ll hope to see if the German can make it a perfect three wins
in three appearances here.

Vettel skids off track, Hamilton sets the pace

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton set the pace in practice for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix today while double world champion Sebastian Vettel crunched into the barriers.

Last-gasp effort puts McLaren in the shade

Double Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel dug deep to seize pole position at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Saturday and equal Nigel Mansell's 1992 record of 14 in a single season.

Hamilton, Button top first practice at Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

McLaren's Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button took the first two places on the time sheets after the first free practice session at the Yas Marina circuit for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Vettel fastest in second Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice

Defending world champion and current world championship leader Sebastian Vettel topped the timesheets following the second free practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. Friday practice two

Hamilton leads McLaren 1-2 in final Abu Dhabi Grand Prix practice

Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button topped the timesheets for McLaren after the third and final practice session for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at the Yas Marina Circuit.

Hamilton takes pole for Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

A happy and supremely-dominant Lewis Hamilton crushed all his rivals on Saturday as he set up a Red Bull party-wrecking race in Sunday's Abu Dhabi Grand Prix by taking his sixth pole position of the season. Classification and track debrief

Vettel to start Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from pitlane, to have setup changes

Defending world champion Sebastian Vettel, who was disqualified from third place after yesterday's qualifying session, will start the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix from the pitlane at the Yas Marina circuit.

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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