Brundle: Massa totally unimpressed by Alonso move

Brundle: Massa totally unimpressed by Alonso move

With several driver changes on the run-up to the 2010 season, the majority of previews focussed on inter-team driver relationships, not least Ferrari's all-Latin combination and McLaren's double British Champion pairing; and following the Chinese Grand Prix, former driver Martin Brundle is sure that the relationship between Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso has been strained.
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2010 Chinese Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Monday 3 May 2010

  2. Brundle: Massa totally unimpressed by Alonso move 14:09

    Brundle: Massa totally unimpressed by Alonso move

    With several driver changes on the run-up to the 2010 season, the majority of previews focussed on inter-team driver relationships, not least Ferrari's...

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  3. Thursday 22 April 2010

  4. Lotus pleased to be home 16:07

    Lotus pleased to be home

    Although Toro Rosso leading Lotus may not be an established front-running order in 2010, the latter is pleased to have reached its Norfolk base after the...

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  5. Red Bull not expecting 'major issues' after delays 15:54

    Red Bull not expecting 'major issues' after delays

    Like Sauber, the Red Bull Racing team expects no significant affects from the European flight pandemonium which has brought a selection of airports to a...

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  6. Sauber: Flight problems will not affect Barcelona 15:17

    Sauber: Flight problems will not affect Barcelona

    The Sauber team has said that, despite the ongoing travel chaos which has now affected European airports and thousandths of passengers for a week,...

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  7. Wednesday 21 April 2010

  8. 13:19

    GPUpdate TV: 'Damage limitation' for Red Bull

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  9. Brundle: Stewards' decisions have set dangerous precedent 12:20

    Brundle: Stewards' decisions have set dangerous precedent

    Former Formula 1 driver and BBC television commentator Martin Brundle believes that the race stewards in Shanghai should have handed out at least some sort...

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  10. Tuesday 20 April 2010

  11. Alonso and Massa clarify pit lane situation 15:54

    Alonso and Massa clarify pit lane situation

    Ferrari drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa have spoken again of the incident which involved the former passing the latter on the entrance to the...

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  12. Di Montezemolo: No dispute between Ferrari drivers 14:48

    Di Montezemolo: No dispute between Ferrari drivers

    Ferrari Chairman Luca di Montezemolo insists that no tension has been generated in the relationship between drivers Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa...

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  13. Cars and freight waiting at Shanghai airport 14:12

    Cars and freight waiting at Shanghai airport

    Although a selection of Formula 1 teams, drivers and journalists continue to make their various ways home from China, the 24 cars sit at Shanghai...

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  14. The 2010 points system: What if… 14:00

    The 2010 points system: What if…

    We're now four races into the new season - a season which features a brand-new scoring system for the first time in seven years. With the quartet of...

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  15. Team and driver travel updates 12:35

    Team and driver travel updates

    Since leaving Shanghai, Formula 1 team and media personnel are now spread across all continents as individuals attempt various routes back to Europe, where...

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  16. Ferrari repeats: Pit lane pass a racing incident 12:05

    Ferrari repeats: Pit lane pass a racing incident

    The Ferrari team has reiterated that Fernando Alonso's pit lane entry overtake on Felipe Massa was no more than a racing incident in the Chinese Grand Prix...

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  17. Lotus bides time in Malaysia 11:49

    Lotus bides time in Malaysia

    As the infamous volcanic ash cloud from Iceland continues to cause international flight chaos, the Lotus team has returned from China to Malaysia courtesy...

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  18. Monday 19 April 2010

  19. Lee McKenzie column: Preparing for Europe (hopefully) 20:29

    Lee McKenzie column: Preparing for Europe (hopefully)

    It would take an unbelievable race to stop everyone talking about volcanic ash. Thankfully, it happened and travel chaos was forgotten about, at least for a...

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  20. Ecclestone: We will get to Barcelona 17:03

    Ecclestone: We will get to Barcelona

    Formula 1 commercial rights holder Bernie Ecclestone is sure that the ongoing European travel chaos will not lead to the cancellation of the Spanish Grand...

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  21. Boullier commends Petrov points drive 16:29

    Boullier commends Petrov points drive

    Renault Team Principal Eric Boullier has praised Vitaly Petrov's drive to a points finish in Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix. The 25-year-old from Vyborg, a...

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  22. Teams considering charter flights from China 14:01

    Teams considering charter flights from China

    A number of the teams are weighing up whether private jets can be chartered out of Shanghai as the majority of the Formula 1 fraternity remains in China due...

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  23. Horner reflects on difficult afternoon 13:20

    Horner reflects on difficult afternoon

    Christian Horner has looked back on the string of issues which caused Red Bull Racing to finish sixth and eighth in Shanghai on Sunday. After locking out...

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  24. Brawn: We have some issues to understand 12:53

    Brawn: We have some issues to understand

    Ross Brawn has explained that Mercedes GP is analysing a number of problems following Michael Schumacher's tough drive to tenth place in Shanghai. The Team...

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  25. No problem between drivers, Domenicali stresses 12:10

    No problem between drivers, Domenicali stresses

    Ferrari Team Principal Stefano Domenicali has reiterated that there is no bad blood between the team's two drivers following a pit lane entry passing...

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  26. Sunday 18 April 2010

  27. 15:21

    Photos: Sunday in Shanghai

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  28. Alonso: Pass on Massa won't compromise relationship 15:20

    Alonso: Pass on Massa won't compromise relationship

    There were a number of 'firsts' in China on Sunday although Fernando Alonso was not happy to have jumped a Formula 1 start for the first time. Setting off...

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  29. Kobayashi: I'm sure we would have scored today 15:06

    Kobayashi: I'm sure we would have scored today

    Kamui Kobayashi was highly disappointed to have been taken out of the Chinese Grand Prix through no fault of his own on Sunday. Ironically, the Japanese...

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  30. Hispania delighted with another double finish 14:55

    Hispania delighted with another double finish

    The Hispania Racing Team continued to impress in China as both cars reached the chequered flag once again. Following a double retirement in Bahrain and...

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  31. Williams misses points for first time in 2010 14:47

    Williams misses points for first time in 2010

    The Chinese Grand Prix marked the first time that Williams had failed to score this season. After Rubens Barrichello finished inside the top ten at both...

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  32. Kovalainen highly satisfied with last Lotus 'flyaway' 14:38

    Kovalainen highly satisfied with last Lotus 'flyaway'

    Heikki Kovalainen is delighted with the way the brand-new Lotus team has performed in the first four, non-European 'flyaway' races of the 2010 season. The...

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  33. 'A race you don't want to remember' - Schumacher 14:26

    'A race you don't want to remember' - Schumacher

    Michael Schumacher makes no secret of the fact that he prefers to look forward than admire Formula 1's history and the German will certainly be doing the...

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  34. Petrov thrilled with Russia's first F1 points 14:16

    Petrov thrilled with Russia's first F1 points

    Vitaly Petrov produced an excellent showing to achieve his first Formula 1 points finish in the rain-affected Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday. After crashing...

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  35. Liuzzi blames brakes for Lap 1 crash 14:09

    Liuzzi blames brakes for Lap 1 crash

    A brake problem was the alleged reason for Vitantonio Liuzzi's sudden loss of control on the first lap of the Chinese Grand Prix. After starting from a...

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  36. Hamilton and Vettel both escape penalties 13:54

    Hamilton and Vettel both escape penalties

    Both Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel have received official reprimands from FIA race stewards following their collision in the Shanghai pit lane on...

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  37. Vettel 'not understanding' Hamilton pit tactics 13:49

    Vettel 'not understanding' Hamilton pit tactics

    Sebastian Vettel is sure that he was not in the wrong after making contact in the Chinese pit lane with Lewis Hamilton's McLaren. Having raced his Red Bull...

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  38. Webber: We got blown away 13:40

    Webber: We got blown away

    Red Bull Racing may have locked out the front row once again in China, at the same track at which the Milton Keynes squad enjoyed its first race victory...

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  39. Glock sums up 'a very difficult day' 13:32

    Glock sums up 'a very difficult day'

    No form of luck graced the Virgin Racing garage in China on Sunday as Timo Glock and Lucas di Grassi suffered a double retirement in the fourth race of the...

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  40. Toro Rosso ends expensive weekend pointless 13:25

    Toro Rosso ends expensive weekend pointless

    The Shanghai race weekend was a distinctly bruising one the Toro Rosso team as Jaime Alguersuari's 13th placed result eventually turned out to be the most...

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  41. Rosberg delighted with Mercedes' strategy 13:15

    Rosberg delighted with Mercedes' strategy

    Nico Rosberg was extremely thankful to his Mercedes team after picking up a second consecutive third place finish in China. Like eventual winner Jenson...

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  42. Hamilton not expecting to be penalised 13:07

    Hamilton not expecting to be penalised

    Like McLaren Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh, Lewis Hamilton does not expect to receive a penalty following his close call in the Chinese pit lane with the...

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  43. Button hails 'best victory' 12:59

    Button hails 'best victory'

    World Champion Jenson Button was delighted to become the first driver to win two 2010 races in China on Sunday. Now leading the championship standings as a...

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  44. Whitmarsh doubts Hamilton penalty 12:11

    Whitmarsh doubts Hamilton penalty

    McLaren Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh does not believe that second placed Lewis Hamilton is likely to receive any form of punishment in the aftermath of...

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  45. 12:00

    Chinese Grand Prix: Full results

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  46. Button leads stunning McLaren 1-2 in China 11:54

    Button leads stunning McLaren 1-2 in China

    World Champion Jenson Button has become the first driver to win two races in the 2010 season by leading home McLaren team-mate Lewis Hamilton in China....

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  47. Chandhok and di Grassi start from pits 09:58

    Chandhok and di Grassi start from pits

    Hispania Racing has confirmed that Karun Chandhok will be starting Sunday's Chinese Grand Prix from the pit lane. The verification signals that not one race...

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  48. Saturday 17 April 2010

  49. 12:58

    Photos: Saturday in Shanghai

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  50. Massa laments Turn 16 error 12:57

    Massa laments Turn 16 error

    Felipe Massa was left to regret being out of shape at the last corner in Shanghai as he tumbled to seventh on the starting grid for the Chinese Grand Prix....

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  51. Sauber drivers content with midfield grid slots 12:24

    Sauber drivers content with midfield grid slots

    The Sauber line-up were pleased with their efforts in China on Saturday, which result in Kamui Kobayashi and Pedro de la Rosa sandwiching the Williams of...

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  52. Schumacher: I am obviously disappointed 12:00

    Schumacher: I am obviously disappointed

    Following a series of incidents which prevented him from extracting the most from the Mercedes car in Australia and Malaysia, Michael Schumacher was...

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  53. Glock pleased to lead new teams 11:48

    Glock pleased to lead new teams

    At the final 'flyaway' race before several significant car updates will appear in Barcelona, Timo Glock and Virgin Racing were happy to be quickest of the...

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  54. Petrov in awe of Renault repair work 11:40

    Petrov in awe of Renault repair work

    Although he would have preferred more than the 14th best grid slot in China, Russia's Vitaly Petrov was delighted with the Renault team's work following a...

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  55. Buemi changes setup and prays for rain 11:34

    Buemi changes setup and prays for rain

    With the majority of the field expecting a wet Chinese Grand Prix on Sunday, Sébastien Buemi and the Toro Rosso team have adopted the brave strategy of...

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  56. Barrichello narrowly misses final shootout 11:26

    Barrichello narrowly misses final shootout

    Rubens Barrichello looked to have made the final phase of qualifying in Shanghai on Saturday before being knocked down to 11th by Adrian Sutil's Force India...

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  57. Hamilton 'a little disappointed' to let pole pass 11:18

    Hamilton 'a little disappointed' to let pole pass

    Lewis Hamilton was dissatisfied to not only fail to claim pole position but to qualify no better than sixth for the Chinese Grand Prix. Having enjoyed the...

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  58. My everything wasn't enough, says Webber 11:07

    My everything wasn't enough, says Webber

    Mark Webber was left to admit that his upmost was not enough to snatch pole position away from Red Bull Racing team-mate Sebastian Vettel in China on...

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  59. Alonso: Third is maximum we can do 10:56

    Alonso: Third is maximum we can do

    Fernando Alonso has admitted that Ferrari would have been able to qualify no better than third in Shanghai, as the Spaniard starts from the same position as...

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  60. Vettel expecting rain on Sunday 10:47

    Vettel expecting rain on Sunday

    Chinese Grand Prix pole-sitter Sebastian Vettel does not expect the Shanghai circuit to remain dry on Sunday, having qualified on another fantastic pole...

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  61. Kovalainen not complaining after spin 10:11

    Kovalainen not complaining after spin

    Heikki Kovalainen may have been out-qualified by both team-mate Jarno Trulli and the Virgin Racing car of Timo Glock but is satisfied with his Chinese Grand...

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  62. 10:07

    Chinese GP: Full qualifying results

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  63. Vettel leads another Red Bull 1-2 10:06

    Vettel leads another Red Bull 1-2

    Sebastian Vettel confirmed Red Bull's qualifying superiority by snatching another superb pole position for the Chinese Grand Prix on Saturday. The German...

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  64. Liuzzi blames traffic for Q1 knockout 09:53

    Liuzzi blames traffic for Q1 knockout

    With Formula 1's three new teams having been eliminated at the earliest possible point in Chinese Grand Prix qualifying on Saturday, it was the Force India...

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  65. Chandhok satisfied with qualifying despite problems 09:33

    Chandhok satisfied with qualifying despite problems

    Karun Chandhok remains content with the performance of the debutant Hispania team after its two cars qualified on the back row of the grid for the Chinese...

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  66. Williams won't run F-duct system in qualifying 07:56

    Williams won't run F-duct system in qualifying

    The Williams Formula 1 team ran with a new engine cover on Saturday morning. Rubens Barrichello tested a copy of the F-Duct system but according to the team...

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  67. Broken seal results in 5-place penalty for Chandhok 07:49

    Broken seal results in 5-place penalty for Chandhok

    Hispania Racing Team driver Karun Chandhok was penalised with a 5-place grid penalty by the FIA because his a seal on his gearbox was broken between second...

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