In-depth tyre analysis: Montreal

In-depth tyre analysis: Montreal

The eagerly anticipated Canadian Grand Prix signalled the seventh round of this year’s thrilling Formula 1 season, with the picturesque Île Notre-Dame hosting a World Championship event for the 32nd time in its rich history. After Sebastian Vettel took his fifth win of the 2011 campaign in Monaco, the race was back on to topple the German’s impressive run since being beaten by McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton at the Shanghai International Circuit two months ago. Read more…

2011 Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Wednesday 22 June 2011

  2. In-depth tyre analysis: Montreal 00:00

    In-depth tyre analysis: Montreal

    The eagerly anticipated Canadian Grand Prix signalled the seventh round of this year’s thrilling Formula 1 season, with the picturesque Île Notre-Dame ho...

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  3. Monday 20 June 2011

  4. Trulli reveals unusual Montreal problem 13:45

    Trulli reveals unusual Montreal problem

    Jarno Trulli has explained how he experienced a somewhat bizarre end to the Canadian Grand Prix two weekends ago. On his way to finishing 16th and a lap...

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  5. Friday 17 June 2011

  6. Anthony Hamilton defends son’s actions 11:50

    Anthony Hamilton defends son’s actions

    Anthony Hamilton has defended son Lewis, with the 2008 World Champion having received much negative press in recent weeks. After colliding with both Felipe...

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  7. Verstappen: McLaren collision not Hamilton’s fault 09:28

    Verstappen: McLaren collision not Hamilton’s fault

    Former F1 podium finisher Jos Verstappen does not believe that blame lay with Lewis Hamilton as the two McLarens made contact in the early stages of the...

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  8. Wednesday 15 June 2011

  9. Sutil: Vettel slowed the pack too much 09:42

    Sutil: Vettel slowed the pack too much

    Force India’s Adrian Sutil has criticised Sebastian Vettel for the manner in which the Red Bull driver restarted the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday. With the...

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  10. Interview with Force India’s Adrian Sutil 09:31

    Interview with Force India’s Adrian Sutil

    Despite an effective strategy in Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix, Adrian Sutil was unable to make the most of a race which featured a collision under Safety C...

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  11. Tuesday 14 June 2011

  12. Button defends Hamilton’s driving style 11:37

    Button defends Hamilton’s driving style

    Jenson Button has moved to defend the driving style of McLaren team-mate Lewis Hamilton, with the duo having collided in Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix. W...

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  13. Interview with Williams’ Sam Michael 08:42

    Interview with Williams’ Sam Michael

    Having endured their worst ever start to an F1 season, failing to score in the first five races of 2011, Williams have now enjoyed two consecutive top ten...

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  14. Monday 13 June 2011

  15. Di Resta mystified by drive-through penalty 15:30

    Di Resta mystified by drive-through penalty

    Paul di Resta believes the drive-through penalty he received during Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix was undeserved, with the Force India driver damaging his f...

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  16. 15:13

    Video: Marshall falls over in Montreal

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  17. Kolles overjoyed with Montreal result 12:42

    Kolles overjoyed with Montreal result

    Hispania Racing boss Colin Kolles was thrilled with the efforts of his drivers Vitantonio Liuzzi and Narain Karthikeyan during Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix,...

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  18. Barrichello: Two points a good reward 12:22

    Barrichello: Two points a good reward

    Rubens Barrichello was in a positive mood after adding to his championship points tally at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Sunday, securing a second...

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  19. Kobayashi bemoans lack of dry weather pace 10:49

    Kobayashi bemoans lack of dry weather pace

    Kamui Kobayashi was disappointed with the speed of his Sauber C30 in dry weather conditions at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Sunday, falling down the...

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  20. Whitmarsh praises ‘unbelievable’ Button 10:19

    Whitmarsh praises ‘unbelievable’ Button

    McLaren Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh hailed Jenson Button’s performance during the Canadian Grand Prix as ‘absolutely unbelievable’, with the McLaren pilo...

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  21. Alonso refuses to give up on title 09:29

    Alonso refuses to give up on title

    Fernando Alonso is still hopeful of claiming his third Formula 1 title this year, but admits he now has to ‘hope for errors’ from the drivers around him in o...

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  22. 09:15

    Video: Heidfeld slides out of the race

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  23. Podium finish was possible, says Petrov 09:12

    Podium finish was possible, says Petrov

    Lotus Renault GP driver Vitaly Petrov insists he had a real chance of registering his second Formula 1 podium in Montreal on Sunday, battling for position...

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  24. Schumacher: We put up a big fight 08:48

    Schumacher: We put up a big fight

    Seven-time Champion Michael Schumacher had mixed feelings after slipping back to fourth at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Sunday afternoon, but admitted...

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  25. Massa rues incident with Karthikeyan 08:28

    Massa rues incident with Karthikeyan

    Felipe Massa was left feeling heavily frustrated after Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix, with the Ferrari driver hitting out at Hispania’s Narain Karthikeyan for...

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  26. Sunday 12 June 2011

  27. 23:59

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

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  28. Button escapes post-race penalty 23:58

    Button escapes post-race penalty

    Jenson Button has been confirmed as the victor of this year's Canadian Grand Prix, with stewards opting not the penalise the McLaren driver after he...

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  29. Third was the maximum today, says Webber 23:22

    Third was the maximum today, says Webber

    Mark Webber believes third place was the maximum he could achieve during an action-packed Canadian Grand Prix this afternoon, following home victor Jenson...

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  30. Vettel: I was too conservative 22:59

    Vettel: I was too conservative

    Red Bull's Sebastian Vettel has admitted that he was ‘too conservative’ after the final Safety Car period at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Sunday, ult...

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  31. Button hails ‘amazing’ Montreal victory 22:34

    Button hails ‘amazing’ Montreal victory

    Jenson Button has described the victory he achieved during this afternoon’s Canadian Grand Prix as one of the best of his Formula 1 career, with the McLaren...

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  32. 22:25

    Full Canadian Grand Prix results

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  33. Button wins damp and delayed Canadian Grand Prix 22:12

    Button wins damp and delayed Canadian Grand Prix

    Jenson Button, despite six pit lane visits, has won a much-delayed and rain-affected Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday. A final lap error by Sebastian Vettel...

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  34. 19:44

    Video: Hamilton and Button collide in Montreal

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  35. Button kept moving across, says Hamilton 19:17

    Button kept moving across, says Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton believes McLaren team-mate Jenson Button could have given him more room just before the pair made contact along the pit-straight during this...

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  36. Canadian Grand Prix stopped for rain 18:53

    Canadian Grand Prix stopped for rain

    The Canadian Grand Prix has been postponed as heavy rain continues to lash the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. With Sebastian Vettel leading, 23 of the 24...

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  37. Liuzzi: 107 percent rule no longer a worry 12:24

    Liuzzi: 107 percent rule no longer a worry

    Vitantonio Liuzzi is confident that the 107 percent rule will no longer be a concern for Hispania Racing, with the Italian driver feeling encouraged by the...

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  38. Mixed fortunes for Williams drivers in qualifying 11:28

    Mixed fortunes for Williams drivers in qualifying

    Pastor Maldonado and Rubens Barrichello had differing fortunes at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Saturday, with the Williams pair set to line up in 12th...

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  39. 00:00

    Canadian Grand Prix: Starting grid

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  40. Saturday 11 June 2011

  41. 23:30

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

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  42. Kobayashi frustrated by ‘overall lack of grip’ 23:27

    Kobayashi frustrated by ‘overall lack of grip’

    Kamui Kobayashi has admitted that his Sauber C30 is lacking fundamental grip at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve this weekend, with the Japanese driver having...

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  43. Stewards allow d’Ambrosio to race 22:10

    Stewards allow d’Ambrosio to race

    Marussia Virgin Racing driver Jérôme d’Ambrosio has been permitted to race during tomorrow’s Canadian Grand Prix, despite missing the 107 percent cut off tim...

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  44. Buemi confident of stronger race pace 21:56

    Buemi confident of stronger race pace

    Sébastien Buemi believes Toro Rosso will be able to demonstrate stronger race pace at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Sunday, with the Swiss driver having...

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  45. Webber satisfied despite KERS issue 21:26

    Webber satisfied despite KERS issue

    Mark Webber was left in a positive frame of mind after claiming fourth on the grid for tomorrow’s Canadian Grand Prix, despite losing time due to a KERS p...

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  46. Heidfeld: I achieved the maximum today 21:15

    Heidfeld: I achieved the maximum today

    Lotus Renault GP driver Nick Heidfeld believes he extracted the most out of his R31 in Montreal on Saturday afternoon, securing ninth place on the grid for...

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  47. Button regrets ‘over-driving’ in Q3 20:50

    Button regrets ‘over-driving’ in Q3

    Jenson Button has admitted that he pushed too hard during his final Q3 lap at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, losing time as a result of multiple lock-ups....

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  48. Mercedes duo content with grid slots 20:41

    Mercedes duo content with grid slots

    Mercedes GP drivers Nico Rosberg and Michael Schumacher were left in a positive mood after qualifying in Montreal this afternoon, with the pair set to line...

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  49. Hamilton: I’ve never driven harder in my life 20:33

    Hamilton: I’ve never driven harder in my life

    Lewis Hamilton has revealed that he was ‘very happy’ with his final Q3 effort at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve this afternoon, despite having to settle for f...

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  50. Trulli happy to make further progress 20:23

    Trulli happy to make further progress

    Jarno Trulli was in a positive mood after claiming 19th on the grid for tomorrow’s Canadian Grand Prix, outpacing Lotus team-mate Heikki Kovalainen in q...

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  51. Massa delighted with qualifying improvement 20:05

    Massa delighted with qualifying improvement

    Felipe Massa was left feeling buoyed by his improved qualifying performance at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve this afternoon, with the Ferrari driver...

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  52. Alonso bullish over victory chances 19:43

    Alonso bullish over victory chances

    Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso has set his sights firmly on victory for the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday, despite losing out to Red Bull rival Sebastian Vettel w...

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  53. We can be very confident, says Vettel 19:25

    We can be very confident, says Vettel

    Sebatian Vettel is feeling optimistic over his chances of victory in Montreal tomorrow, claiming his Red Bull squad has every reason to be ‘very confident’ a...

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  54. 19:11

    Full Canadian GP Qualifying results

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  55. Vettel on pole for Canadian Grand Prix 19:06

    Vettel on pole for Canadian Grand Prix

    Sebastian Vettel has seized his first Montreal pole position and sixth from seven qualifying sessions in 2011. The German will begin Sunday’s Canadian Grand...

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  56. Di Resta: It looks promising for the race 19:05

    Di Resta: It looks promising for the race

    Paul di Resta believes he is in with a strong chance of making progress during tomorrow’s Canadian Grand Prix, with the Force India driver set to line up on...

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  57. 16:14

    Canadian GP: Full Practice 3 results

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  58. Vettel leads final practice in Canada 16:08

    Vettel leads final practice in Canada

    Championship leader Sebastian Vettel has topped the third and final practice session ahead of the Canadian Grand Prix, staged in Montreal on Saturday...

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  59. Sutil: Busy second session after crash 10:30

    Sutil: Busy second session after crash

    Adrian Sutil has revealed that his afternoon was busier than expected in Montreal on Friday, with the Force India driver having to make up for lost time...

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  60. Hispania duo satisfied with progress 09:30

    Hispania duo satisfied with progress

    Hispania Racing drivers Narain Karthikeyan and Vitantonio Liuzzi were left feeling upbeat after practice in Canada on Friday, with a raft of updates being...

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  61. Chassis change for d’Ambrosio, Booth confirms 09:00

    Chassis change for d’Ambrosio, Booth confirms

    Virgin Racing Team Principal John Booth has confirmed that Jérôme D’Ambrosio will be forced to use spare chassis for the rest of the weekend after his prac...

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  62. Friday 10 June 2011

  63. 23:35

    Latest F1 photos: Friday at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve

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  64. Petrov hindered by technical issues 23:34

    Petrov hindered by technical issues

    Lotus Renault GP driver Vitaly Petrov has admitted that a number of technical issues made for a challenging opening day at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve,...

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  65. Trulli pleased despite collision with bird 22:27

    Trulli pleased despite collision with bird

    Lotus ended Friday in respectable sixteenth and seventeenth positions at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, although Jarno Trulli was forced to pit for a front...

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  66. Williams duo hoping for Q3 with upgrades 22:15

    Williams duo hoping for Q3 with upgrades

    Williams are using a raft of new car parts for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix, with the latest versions of their front and rear wings plus diffuser b...

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  67. McLaren pair annoyed by red flags 22:06

    McLaren pair annoyed by red flags

    No less than three red flag periods divided proceedings in Canada on Friday, with Sebastian Vettel crashing in first practice before incidents for Kamui...

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  68. Vettel acknowledges Ferrari and McLaren threat 21:55

    Vettel acknowledges Ferrari and McLaren threat

    Championship leader Sebastian Vettel is fully aware that Ferrari or McLaren could possess a strong chance of victory in Sunday’s Canadian Grand Prix. Prior t...

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  69. Webber: Red Bull must get quicker 21:50

    Webber: Red Bull must get quicker

    Mark Webber believes that Red Bull is now in need of a pace increase as its rivals begin to move closer in terms of raw. In the second Canadian Grand Prix...

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