Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali (far-left), second placed Sergio Perez, race winner Fernando Alonso, and third placed Lewis Hamilton on the Malaysian Formula 1 Grand Prix podium in 2012 (Mark Thompson / Getty Images). The 2008 season saw the debut of the Singapore Grand Prix, which was held at the Marina Bay Street Circuit, in Ma… #39 Lexus Team Sard Lexus SC430: Juichi Wakisaka, Hiroaki Ishiura, #18 Weider Modulo Dome Racing Honda HSV-010 GT: Naoki Yamamoto, Frederic Makowiecki, “Our objective is not to have a majority of GT500 cars. Drivers results are only shown when a driver actually started the race. Mexican picked up two reprimands over Portugal weekend, The Finn finished just outside the points in 11th, Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel kicked up a drain at end of FP3, The Russian was officiating at his first grand prix, The track conditions at Portimao provided a challenge for drivers, French driver was forced to leap from his car, Vitaly Petrov is making his debut appearance as a steward in Portugal, Monégasque has consistently beaten Ferrari team-mate Sebastian Vettel this year.
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The championship was contested over eighteen races commencing in Australia on 16 March and ending in Brazil on 2 November. Standings. “When we started JTCC in 1994, there was Bridgestone, Yokohama, Dunlop, Toyo, Falken, very exciting tyre wars,” recalls Odashima. Suppose the current turbo hybrid years dominated by Mercedes has been robbing viewers of excitement-filled Sunday afternoons in the 132 races since 2014's season opener. [CDATA[ That is the evidence that the priority is here. It contains the graph to see the season progression and the F1 table with the results in both points and positions for each team and their drivers. He won the title by a point. za24_AdZone='/Forumla1/Landing';
But there was more drama to come: Vettel spun on the first lap and suffered minor damage while falling to the back of the pack, but through sheer determination clawed his way back to contention; finally outscoring Alonso by just three points and becoming only the third driver ever to win three world titles in a row. Michelin’s fortunes by contrast are tied up with those of Nissan, which itself hasn’t done too much winning in the last few seasons with the ageing GT-R platform. We use the technology from GT500 development in other championships like WEC.”. Drivers. Indeed, from the 2017 rules cycle onwards Bridgestone has re-established itself as the dominant tyre brand, having won 24 of the 29 races held in that time period. Previous year Next year. “Bridgestone is our rival – not only in motorsport, but in the global tyre business,” says Hiroaki Odashima, Michelin Japan’s Motorsports Director. Results 2008 Formula 1 Grand Prix of Europe. And it allows to compare against Bridgestone [used by Team Impul within the Nissan camp], on the same car. Incredibly, initially, Vettel scarcely seemed to feature in the championship hunt, having had to wait ten races between his first and second victories, and only becoming a title contender after unleashing a quadruple set of wins on the trot between Singapore and India towards the end of the season. The season standing and progression is provided in the graph and table for both points and position. za24_AdSize='278x76'; za24_AdPositionNo='1'; Formula 1 on Sky Sports - get the latest F1 news, results, standings, videos and photos, plus watch live races in HD and read about top drivers. Formula One Standings 2012. Here are 14 parts likely to fail on older cars - expert, Ford's new FX4 bakkie is really a leaf-sprung Raptor you would want in SA, UPDATE | Gauteng motorists older than 60 don't need online renewal bookings on Wednesdays, 2019 Bahrain GP: 'He drove a great race' says victorious Hamilton as Leclerc suffers heartbreak, Top 5 memorable moments of the #MalaysianGP, GALLERY: F1 testing - Racing Point in Barcelona, In pictures: Lewis Hamilton celebrates fourth F1 title, Gallery: F1 to use new halo cockpit safety device, 'Formella-ella-ella-ehh'...so the Baharain GP has a theme song, WATCH: A frightening illustration of just how fast an F1 car is. 2008 F1 season notes. GALLERY: David Coulthard roars through the streets of Cape Town with F1 Red Bull car, How Honda’s departure is leaving F1 with difficult decisions, How to fix the Formula One snooze fest - for free, WRAP | 2020 Portuguese Grand Prix - Bottas goes fastest in Second Practice, WRAP | 2020 Portuguese Grand Prix - Bottas fastest in first practice, Nissan bakkie pics leaked - Bold new look for the next Navara, Hyundai is taking the fight to Volkswagen with their new model offensive, Get in there, Lewis! #LewisGetsInked: Hamilton gets covered in tons of paint! GPFans is a multi-platform, multi-language brand dedicated to Formula One coverage. What a prank: Will the real Lewis Hamilton please stand up... and save us! *all statistics are until the present day, not until this specific season.
While Alonso kept outscoring Vettel in the final three races by 10 points, the German needed just three points in Brazil to be crowned champion. Insider: F1 exit very likely for Magnussen, 2021 driver 'silly season' explodes in Portugal, Magnussen & Grosjean exit at Haas confirmed, Grosjean says Haas will sign two paying drivers for next season. We're at the Algarve International Circuit in Portimao for the Portuguese Grand Prix, a brand new track for some drivers. “Also, historically, Michelin wasn’t here, and most GT500s were using Bridgestone in the past. za24_AdSize='980x90'; za24_AdPositionNo='1'; //-->. Before their struggles for supremacy in both F1 and MotoGP in the 2000s, it was actually in Japan in the 1990s that the Bridgestone-Michelin rivalry really took hold, back in the days of the old Super Touring-based Japan Touring Car Championship (JTCC). Clearly, the 2012 season stands out as a towering showcase of F1 in its loudest, proudest, most colourful, and most gripping glory: one for the ages. Sebastian Vettel celebrating his third F1 championship with his team in 2012 (Clive Mason / Getty Images). Hamilton wins Portuguese GP, rewriting F1's record books, 21-year-old from Cape Town wins fifth edition of Toyota Fortuner Challenge, Driving with J9 | Don't wait too late - Extended hours for Gauteng driver licence renewals, REVIEW | There's a new Star(let) in Toyota's line-up and it's about to shine brightly, Keeping your vehicle for longer?
NASCAR Sprint Cup standings for 2008 Click on the Driver to see 2008 race-level statistics for that driver. And so, for the time being at least, it seems as if Michelin may well be stuck with just two cars in GT500, both of which are Nissans. } But could F1 survive, and let alone thrive, with just three engine suppliers remaining?
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za24_DescUrl='https://www.wheels24.co.za/FormulaOne/how-the-best-season-of-the-century-debunks-f1s-current-engine-supplier-paranoia-20201022'; On statistics alone, Hollywood could not have scripted it better: a record number of six participating world champions – notably the swansong year for a by-then-well-past-his-prime Michael Schumacher; and a different winner for each of the year's first seven races that included a shock debut victory and Williams's last for the crash magnet and pay driver Pastor Maldonado. One common denominator among these three series is that Michelin is involved in all of them, as well as various other series as a spec supplier, including MotoGP and Formula E. But there’s only one championship in which it can routinely measure itself against its old rival Bridgestone, and that’s on its foe’s home turf: Japan. The formula 1 season section provides the possibility to compare different points systems for a specific season and see the resulting F1 standings. And Renault further assisted in developing engine maps that allowed for the continued off-throttle blowing of the exhaust's hot air during cornering to generate additional downforce, which was soon banned. 281: 2 ALO Fernando Alonso. In that case, it only serves as payback for the adrenal tsunami that indulged audiences during the dynamite-packed 2012 championship. 207: 4 HAM Lewis Hamilton. From Max Verstappen's dominance to Ferrari's woes at Sepang, here are the top five moments of the 2017 #MalaysianGP. These days, you can pretty much count the number of high-level championships, at least on four wheels, that feature any sort of active tyre competition on one hand: the FIA World Endurance Championship (although, from next year, only in the GTE classes), the Nurburgring Endurance Series, and of course SUPER GT.
The door is open for other manufacturers.
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