Hamilton: The pace is there now

Hamilton: The pace is there now

Lewis Hamilton is confident that McLaren have the pace to continually challenge championship leaders Red Bull until the end of the 2011 season. Heading into the summer break the 2008 World Champion is sure that, having won three of the last five Grands Prix, the Woking team’s upward trend will resume. Read more…

2011 Hungarian Formula 1 Grand Prix
Full
Compact

  1. Friday 5 August 2011

  2. Hamilton: The pace is there now 02:01

    Hamilton: The pace is there now

    Lewis Hamilton is confident that McLaren have the pace to continually challenge championship leaders Red Bull until the end of the 2011 season. Heading into...

    F1
  3. Interview with McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton 02:00

    Interview with McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton

    Budapest saw Lewis Hamilton miss out on a third win of 2011 and what would have been a third win in the Hungarian Grand Prix, having already triumphed at...

    F1
  4. Thursday 4 August 2011

  5. Button still pushing for 2011 title 15:29

    Button still pushing for 2011 title

    Jenson Button has placed his championship back on track by winning in Budapest, with the 2009 Champion now just 15 points away from second position in the...

    F1
  6. Interview with McLaren’s Jenson Button 15:21

    Interview with McLaren’s Jenson Button

    In his 200th Grand Prix start, Jenson Button won Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix in entertaining fashion. Heading into the summer break, which includes three f...

    F1
  7. Interview with Force India’s Vijay Mallya 11:41

    Interview with Force India’s Vijay Mallya

    Although he is keen to witness a double Force India points finish, Team Principal and CEO Vijay Mallya is delighted with the respective points finishes of...

    F1
  8. In-depth tyre analysis: Hungaroring 11:00

    In-depth tyre analysis: Hungaroring

    Just one week on from the thrilling fight witnessed at the Nürburgring, it was Hungary’s turn to play its part in the outcome of this year’s title race. McLa...

    F1
  9. 10:30

    GPUpdate TV: Post-Budapest feelings with Webber

    F1
  10. In-depth investigation: The Heidfeld fire explained 10:10

    In-depth investigation: The Heidfeld fire explained

    The Hungarian Grand Prix brought a fourth McLaren victory in Jenson Button’s 200th Formula 1 start, although the race might best be remembered for the s...

    F1
  11. Tuesday 2 August 2011

  12. ‘Perfect strategy’ fails for Petrov 13:45

    ‘Perfect strategy’ fails for Petrov

    As Renault team-mate Nick Heidfeld’s fiery car expired in dramatic fashion, Vitaly Petrov finished 12th and a lap down in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix. Aft...

    F1
  13. Interview with Force India’s Paul di Resta 08:17

    Interview with Force India’s Paul di Resta

    After an eight-race drought, Paul di Resta was back in the points at the Hungaroring, finishing seventh to score six for Force India just a week after...

    F1
  14. Tost: Ideal way to celebrate 100 races 03:00

    Tost: Ideal way to celebrate 100 races

    Toro Rosso achieved a double points finish in the Hungarian Grand Prix, with Jaime Alguersuari finishing tenth as team-mate Sébastien Buemi, who had saved...

    F1
  15. Monday 1 August 2011

  16. 15:46

    Video: Gathering for Button's 200th Grand Prix

    F1
  17. Interview with Williams’ Sam Michael 14:37

    Interview with Williams’ Sam Michael

    After the 2010 Hungarian Grand Prix ended with sixth and tenth places for Nico Hülkenberg and Rubens Barrichello, Sunday’s 2011 race brought no points for Wi...

    F1
  18. Heidfeld’s fire caused by overheating exhausts 13:53

    Heidfeld’s fire caused by overheating exhausts

    Initial investigations at Renault indicate that a long pit-stop was the cause of the fire which took Nick Heidfeld out of Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix. A...

    F1
  19. Hamilton took his penalty well, says Whitmarsh 10:24

    Hamilton took his penalty well, says Whitmarsh

    Martin Whitmarsh has praised the manner in which Lewis Hamilton accepted his drive-through penalty in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix. The 2008 World C...

    F1
  20. Whitmarsh overjoyed with Button’s 200th GP success 10:06

    Whitmarsh overjoyed with Button’s 200th GP success

    McLaren Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh was once again elated as Hungary marked the team’s second race victory within the space of a week. Jenson Button’s 11...

    F1
  21. Horner: Intermediates was right call for Webber 09:50

    Horner: Intermediates was right call for Webber

    Christian Horner still believes that Red Bull made the right decision in fitting Intermediate tyres to Mark Webber’s car in the Hungarian Grand Prix, des...

    F1
  22. Button: Red Bull should be worried 08:17

    Button: Red Bull should be worried

    Jenson Button has vowed to attack Red Bull for this year’s championship titles. After 11 of the 19 Grands Prix, the Milton Keynes outfit sits comfortably a...

    F1
  23. 07:57

    Video: Amateur footage of Heidfeld explosion

    F1
  24. Massa left to regret Turn 2 mistake 05:00

    Massa left to regret Turn 2 mistake

    Felipe Massa, from fourth on the grid in Hungary, endured a highly frustrating Sunday afternoon which ended in sixth place. The Brazilian, who was the final...

    F1
  25. Rosberg’s Intermediate gamble fails 03:00

    Rosberg’s Intermediate gamble fails

    Nico Rosberg was one of a selection of drivers who took the decision to switch to Intermediate tyres as rain fell in the second half of the Hungarian Grand...

    F1
  26. Sunday 31 July 2011

  27. 17:19

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday at the Hungaroring

    F1
  28. Di Resta thrilled with best ever result 17:18

    Di Resta thrilled with best ever result

    Paul di Resta’s seventh place finish at the Hungaroring marks, not only the Scot’s first points finish since the Malaysian Grand Prix in April, but a best ev...

    F1
  29. McLaren couldn’t hear Hamilton over radio 17:10

    McLaren couldn’t hear Hamilton over radio

    Lewis Hamilton has explained how he was affected by radio communication problems in the Hungarian Grand Prix. The 2008 World Champion, who led for much of...

    F1
  30. D’Ambrosio recalls pit lane spin 16:43

    D’Ambrosio recalls pit lane spin

    There was an embarrassing moment for Jérôme d’Ambrosio in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, with the Belgian spinning on his way into the pit lane. With rain dr...

    F1
  31. Pérez left ‘deeply disappointed’ in Budapest 16:28

    Pérez left ‘deeply disappointed’ in Budapest

    Sergio Pérez’s Hungarian Grand Prix began with a top ten starting position, although the Sauber driver was unable to capitalise and ended the day in 15th pl...

    F1
  32. We don't have the pace, says Barrichello 16:22

    We don't have the pace, says Barrichello

    Rubens Barrichello was left pondering what may have been in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, a race he won for Ferrari in 2002. This afternoon, from 15th on t...

    F1
  33. Ricciardo: Today’s race is something to smile about 16:06

    Ricciardo: Today’s race is something to smile about

    HRT’s Budapest race ended in 18th and 20th places, with Daniel Ricciardo and Vitantonio Liuzzi sandwiching the Virgin car of Jérôme d’Ambrosio. The result me...

    F1
  34. Double water leak claims Lotus cars 16:00

    Double water leak claims Lotus cars

    Lotus suffered a highly disappointing Hungarian Grand Prix, with Jarno Trulli and Heikki Kovalainen both ending their days on the sidelines. It is currently...

    F1
  35. Alonso laments slow start to race 15:56

    Alonso laments slow start to race

    Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso was left to rue a poor start at the Hungaroring on Sunday afternoon, with the Spaniard having to claw back positions during the f...

    F1
  36. Toro Rosso ecstatic with double points finish 15:53

    Toro Rosso ecstatic with double points finish

    Staff at Scuderia Toro Rosso - in the team's 100th Formula 1 start - were delighted with a double points finish in Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, with Sébast...

    F1
  37. Vettel: The win was within reach today 15:40

    Vettel: The win was within reach today

    Sebastian Vettel believes victory was ‘within his reach’ at the Hungaroring this afternoon, explaining that he struggled in the final stint of the race due t...

    F1
  38. Button hails ‘amazing weekend’ in Hungary 15:26

    Button hails ‘amazing weekend’ in Hungary

    Jenson Button has described his second Hungarian Grand Prix victory as ‘a great moment’, with the McLaren driver taking the chequered flag first during his 2...

    F1
  39. 14:57

    Hungarian Grand Prix: Full results

    F1
  40. Button wins damp and dramatic Hungarian GP 14:56

    Button wins damp and dramatic Hungarian GP

    Jenson Button has claimed victory in his 200th Grand Prix start, winning Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix from Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso. Lewis H...

    F1
  41. Gearbox problem ends Schumacher's race 14:31

    Gearbox problem ends Schumacher's race

    Seven-time Champion Michael Schumacher has explained that a gearbox problem was the reason behind his early retirement at the Hungaroring this afternoon,...

    F1
  42. Dramatic fire forces Heidfeld retirement 14:05

    Dramatic fire forces Heidfeld retirement

    Lotus Renault GP's Nick Heidfeld made a dramatic retirement from this afternoon’s rain-hit Hungarian Grand Prix, pulling off the circuit with a large fire o...

    F1
  43. 00:00

    Hungarian Grand Prix: Starting grid

    F1
  44. Saturday 30 July 2011

  45. 18:17

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday at the Hungaroring

    F1
  46. Alonso: Front row was out of reach 18:16

    Alonso: Front row was out of reach

    Fernando Alonso believes a front row starting position would not have been possible in Hungary on Saturday, despite popular belief that the Spaniard could...

    F1
  47. Massa expecting to be quicker in race 18:11

    Massa expecting to be quicker in race

    Felipe Massa is predicting a better Ferrari race pace than in qualifying for the Hungarian Grand Prix. The Brazilian, who starts ahead of team-mate Fernando...

    F1
  48. Pirelli: Hamilton could four-stop on Sunday 17:22

    Pirelli: Hamilton could four-stop on Sunday

    Paul Hembery, Pirelli’s Motorsport Director, believes that Lewis Hamilton could be in a position to pit-stop no less than four times in Sunday’s Hungarian Gr...

    F1
  49. Sutil pleased with another top ten result 16:03

    Sutil pleased with another top ten result

    Adrian Sutil’s eighth place qualifying result in Budapest matches the Force India driver’s best of the year so far, which was notched up at the Nürburgring j...

    F1
  50. Webber perplexed over ‘bizarre’ Vettel time 15:53

    Webber perplexed over ‘bizarre’ Vettel time

    After winning last year’s Hungarian Grand Prix, Mark Webber will start this weekend’s race from a lowly sixth place on the grid. The Australian, who pro...

    F1
  51. Barrichello annoyed by KERS problem 15:43

    Barrichello annoyed by KERS problem

    Rubens Barrichello has out-qualified Williams team-mate Pastor Maldonado for Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix, with the South Americans starting from r...

    F1
  52. Pérez ‘very happy’ with top ten performance 15:24

    Pérez ‘very happy’ with top ten performance

    Fresh from signing a 2012 deal with Sauber, Sergio Pérez has been left delighted with his top ten qualifying performance at the Hungaroring. In a bid to...

    F1
  53. Schumacher: There are things to investigate 15:16

    Schumacher: There are things to investigate

    Michael Schumacher was less than satisfied with his Saturday qualifying performance in Hungary, when considering the current pace of Mercedes - questioning...

    F1
  54. Penalised Buemi saves Super Soft tyres 14:49

    Penalised Buemi saves Super Soft tyres

    Sébastien Buemi will start Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix from a lowly 23rd position, having being eliminated from Q1 and then taking a five-place grid drop a...

    F1
  55. Button pleased with qualifying improvement 14:46

    Button pleased with qualifying improvement

    McLaren’s Jenson Button has declared himself ‘pretty happy’ with his qualifying performance at the Hungaroring on Saturday, recording his best grid position...

    F1
  56. Hamilton upbeat ahead of race 14:33

    Hamilton upbeat ahead of race

    Lewis Hamilton is feeling confident over his chances of fighting with Sebastian Vettel in Sunday's 70-lap Hungarian Grand Prix, despite losing out to the...

    F1
  57.  Vettel: I’ve got my confidence back 14:21

    Vettel: I’ve got my confidence back

    Sebastian Vettel praised his Red Bull team for a series of overnight setup changes at the Hungaroring, with the Milton-Keynes squad using the opportunity to...

    F1
  58. 14:14

    Hungarian GP: Full Qualifying results

    F1
  59. Vettel grabs pole in thrilling Hungarian shootout 14:06

    Vettel grabs pole in thrilling Hungarian shootout

    Sebastian Vettel has clinched his eighth pole position of the season in a dramatic qualifying session at the Hungaroring. The Red Bull will line up...

    F1
  60. Trulli hails ‘much better’ power steering 13:41

    Trulli hails ‘much better’ power steering

    Team Lotus driver Jarno Trulli says the difference between his new and former power steering system is ‘light and day’, hailing it as a massive improvement a...

    F1
  61. 11:09

    Hungarian GP: Full Practice 3 results

    F1
  62. Vettel goes fastest on Saturday morning 11:07

    Vettel goes fastest on Saturday morning

    Championship leader Sebastian Vettel moved atop the timesheets in final practice at the Hungaroring on Saturday morning. As team-mate Mark Webber made a...

    F1
  63. Friday 29 July 2011

  64. 17:32

    Latest F1 photos: Friday at the Hungaroring

    F1
  65. Hamilton encouraged by opening day 17:31

    Hamilton encouraged by opening day

    Lewis Hamilton was left feeling encouraged by his start to the weekend at the Hungaroring, admitting that he enjoyed ‘a much smoother Friday’ compared to pra...

    F1
  66. Alonso targets improvement in final sector 17:15

    Alonso targets improvement in final sector

    Fernando Alonso is targeting an improvement in the final sector at the Hungaroring, with the Ferrari driver explaining that his team appears ‘to be s...

    F1
  67. Sauber drops MSG sponsorship 17:13

    Sauber drops MSG sponsorship

    Sauber has announced that it has terminated its sponsorship agreement with Money Service Group (MSG) with immediate effect, with the company believed to be...

    F1