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Wednesday 23rd July 2014

 

Season Review 2012

Season review books

Season review books are often a hit-and-miss affair. Try to take on too much and you risk diluting the subject …

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Season review: Red Bull

It’s interesting how much Vettel splits opinion. Some say he’s one the best drivers that has ever graced the Formula 1 grid…

Season review: Ferrari

At one point during the 2012 season Alonso was asked what the plans were for the race weekend ahead. “Usual weekend,” he said…

Season review: November/December

In Abu Dhabi, Hamilton and Webber started on the front row, but there was real intrigue as Sebastian Vettel coasted to a halt…

Season review: McLaren

It would be fair to say that McLaren had the fastest car for quite a large part of the 2012 season. It certainly had the pace to…

Nigel Roebuck’s highlight of the year

I thought Fernando Alonso’s victory in Valencia (from 11th on the grid) the best of the season, and a particular …

Season review: October

The Japanese Grand Prix looked like a done deal at the end of qualifying, Sebastian Vettel taking pole position…

Damien Smith’s highlight of the year

Just one? That’s a tough call. But to narrow it down, I’d have to go for the closing stages of …

Season review: Lotus

One driver finished every single race bar one in the points while the other had seven retirements. One driver finished with 207 points…

Gordon Cruickshank’s highlight of the year

Maybe I shouldn’t admit it but of my two 2012 highlights, neither involved racing. One was at Silverstone, though: on …

Ed Foster’s highlight of the year

Pick one highlight from your entire year and condense it into one 450-word piece? Now that I’ve sat down to …

Season review: September

Between November 29 and January 3, we’ll be reviewing the 2012 motor sport season month by month. Along with these …

Nigel Roebuck’s top 10 drivers

Although it’s in the February issue of the magazine, we’ve decided to post in on the website so you can …

Season review: Mercedes

Constructors’ Championship: 5th Points: 142 Drivers: Nico Rosberg Points: 93 Best qualifying: 1st Best race result: 1st Michael Schumacher Points: …

Alex Harmer’s highlight of the year

When looking back over the year to pick my highlight, there were so many events that jumped out at me. …

Rob Widdows’ highlight of the year

It’s a tough one but, after much agonising, my moment of the year has to be the Blancpain Endurance Series …

Paul Fearnley’s highlight of the year

Qualifying had been “a cold shower”. He was just over two tenths shy of Q2’s fastest lap – but 11th …

Season review: August

Between November 29 and January 3, we’ll be reviewing the 2012 motor sport season month by month. Along with these …

Mat Oxley’s highlight of the year

The best MotoGP racers have a habit of doing extraordinary things. Only occasionally do they do things that leave you …