Grosjean receives applause at Lotus factory

Grosjean receives applause at Lotus factory

Following on from a second podium finish in seven races, Romain Grosjean travelled back to Lotus’ factory this week, where he was greeted by a standing ovation from the 520-strong workforce. The ever-smiling Frenchman admits that he was lost for words. Read more…

2012 Canadian Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Friday 15 June 2012

  2. Grosjean receives applause at Lotus factory 10:00

    Grosjean receives applause at Lotus factory

    Following on from a second podium finish in seven races, Romain Grosjean travelled back to Lotus’ factory this week, where he was greeted by a standing o...

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  3. Post-Montreal interview with Romain Grosjean 09:26

    Post-Montreal interview with Romain Grosjean

    Surprising himself as much as anybody else, Romain Grosjean picked up Lotus’ third podium finish of 2012 in Canada. The Franco-Swiss, continuing to impress i...

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  4. Thursday 14 June 2012

  5. Post-Montreal interview with Peter Sauber 14:22

    Post-Montreal interview with Peter Sauber

    Sauber picked up its second podium finish of the season in Canada, with Sergio Pérez having risen from 15th on the grid to third at the Circuit Gilles...

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  6. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Red Bull's post-race swim

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  7. Wednesday 13 June 2012

  8. Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan 11:02

    Interview with Williams’ Mark Gillan

    Williams failed to score in Canada, with Pastor Maldonado and Bruno Senna crossing the finish line in 13th and 17th places. Chief Operation Engineer Mark...

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  9. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Montreal digest from Caterham

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  10. Tuesday 12 June 2012

  11. ‘Pérez has perfect understanding of tyres’ 11:27

    ‘Pérez has perfect understanding of tyres’

    Sergio Pérez is one of, if not the, best driver on the current grid in terms of understanding the 2012 tyres. That is the view of Paul Hembery, Motorsport...

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  12. Monday 11 June 2012

  13. 14:48

    F1 video: Domenicali admits Ferrari made mistake

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  14. Brawn apologises to Schumacher for failure 13:14

    Brawn apologises to Schumacher for failure

    Ross Brawn has apologised to Michael Schumacher for yet another mechanical problem in Canada on Sunday. From a total of seven races so far this year, the...

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  15. 10:21

    F1 video: Pérez sends message after podium

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  16. De la Rosa positive despite double DNF 10:12

    De la Rosa positive despite double DNF

    Pedro de la Rosa was particularly optimistic heading into the Canadian Grand Prix, having out-qualified both Marussias in a car which was looking after its...

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  17. Massa annoyed by first corner spin 09:12

    Massa annoyed by first corner spin

    An important race ended in tenth place for Felipe Massa, with the Brazilian having made a crucial error when charging through the pack in the early stages...

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  18. Bittersweet feeling as gamble fails for Alonso 08:57

    Bittersweet feeling as gamble fails for Alonso

    ‘Red does not come up in the Montreal casino’ was the title of Ferrari’s post-race press release in Montreal on Sunday, with Fernando Alonso having failed wh...

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  19. Button mystified by loss of pace 08:43

    Button mystified by loss of pace

    ‘Highly perplexed’ may be an understatement when describing Jenson Button’s current state of mind, with the 2009 World Champion having now scored just two po...

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  20. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Hamilton’s ‘phenomenal feeling’

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  21. Maldonado left to rue qualifying and penalty 02:00

    Maldonado left to rue qualifying and penalty

    Since winning in Barcelona, Pastor Maldonado has endured a first-lap crash in Monaco and now a 13th place finish in Canada. On Sunday, the Venezuelan made...

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  22. Sunday 10 June 2012

  23. 23:59

    After Canada: Full championship standings

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  24. A weekend to forget for Toro Rosso 23:19

    A weekend to forget for Toro Rosso

    Toro Rosso duo Daniel Ricciardo and Jean-Éric Vergne were left disappointed after failing to score points in Canada. Both drivers had tough weekends and...

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  25. 22:59

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday in Montreal

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  26. Vettel fourth: We learned a lot today 22:58

    Vettel fourth: We learned a lot today

    Although he may have finished fourth from pole position, Sebastian Vettel is pleased that Red Bull learned several crucial aspects about its car during the...

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  27. Di Resta left to lament ‘missed opportunity’ 22:21

    Di Resta left to lament ‘missed opportunity’

    Paul di Resta has been left disappointed following the Canadian Grands Prix, as he and Force India team-mate Nico Hülkenberg are left pointless despite a...

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  28. Rosberg: Important to maintain consistency 22:15

    Rosberg: Important to maintain consistency

    Having been the driver to score most points between Bahrain and Monaco, Nico Rosberg finished sixth to rack up eight more crucial points in Canada today....

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  29. Pérez thrilled with 12-place rise to podium 22:05

    Pérez thrilled with 12-place rise to podium

    Sergio Pérez picked up a second F1 podium finish in Canada, preserving his tyres for an extremely long first stint before taking advantage of struggling...

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  30. Grosjean had only targeted points finish 21:54

    Grosjean had only targeted points finish

    As Romain Grosjean collected a second Formula 1 podium finish in Canada on Sunday, no-one was more surprised than the Frenchman himself. Having conserved...

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  31. Two stops was always my plan, says Hamilton 21:38

    Two stops was always my plan, says Hamilton

    Lewis Hamilton has shared his version of events after a thrilling race of mixed strategies in Canada. Having overhauled Sebastian Vettel at his first...

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  32. Schumacher concedes title hopes are over 21:28

    Schumacher concedes title hopes are over

    Michael Schumacher has all but admitted that he is no longer in the 2012 title fight following more bad luck in Canada on Sunday. Having scored only two...

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  33. 20:48

    Full Canadian Grand Prix results

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  34. Hamilton becomes seventh 2012 winner in Canada 20:43

    Hamilton becomes seventh 2012 winner in Canada

    Lewis Hamilton has won the Canadian Grand Prix for the third time and now leads the Drivers’ Championship. The seventh different winner in as many races t...

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  35. Di Resta prepared for eighth place start 12:30

    Di Resta prepared for eighth place start

    Paul di Resta starts eighth in Canada this afternoon and is poised for another strong points finish for Force India, which is currently eighth in the...

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  36. HRT set to enjoy best race of 2012 10:00

    HRT set to enjoy best race of 2012

    HRT is poised for its best race of the year so far, with Pedro de la Rosa having out-qualified both Marussia cars to start 21st on the grid in Montreal this...

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  37. 00:00

    Canadian Grand Prix: Starting grid

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  38. Saturday 9 June 2012

  39. 21:12

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday in Montreal

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  40. Schumacher too late to start final lap 21:11

    Schumacher too late to start final lap

    Mercedes had been viewed as major contenders in Canada, not least because their Super DRS was expected to deliver the goods with the long back straight in...

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  41. Button regrets leaving pits in Q3 21:05

    Button regrets leaving pits in Q3

    Jenson Button wishes he would have remained in his garage and saved tyres in Q3, having ended up tenth on the grid for the Canadian Grand Prix. The 2009...

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  42. Massa downcast despite season-best result 20:58

    Massa downcast despite season-best result

    Echoing the sentiments of Ferrari Driver Academy member Sergio Pérez, Felipe Massa has been quoted as saying ‘very disappointed’ in Montreal on Saturday. Thi...

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  43. I’m surprised I’m fourth, Webber admits 20:51

    I’m surprised I’m fourth, Webber admits

    Although Red Bull team-mate Sebastian Vettel has qualified on pole position for the Canadian Grand Prix, Mark Webber admits that he did not expect a result...

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  44. Stewards say Maldonado did not hinder Räikkönen 20:47

    Stewards say Maldonado did not hinder Räikkönen

    FIA race stewards in Montreal have taken no action over a potential moment in which Pastor Maldonado delayed Kimi Räikkönen during the Q1 phase of q...

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  45. Alonso believes win possible on Sunday 20:32

    Alonso believes win possible on Sunday

    Fernando Alonso is not ruling out victory in the Canadian Grand Prix, which would mark Ferrari’s second win of 2012 and his first in Montreal since 2006. T...

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  46. The practice crash cost me, says Vergne 20:31

    The practice crash cost me, says Vergne

    Toro Rosso’s Jean-Éric Vergne will start Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix in 20th place after he struggled during qualifying; the Toro Rosso driver finished be...

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  47. Hamilton happy with second under circumstances 20:15

    Hamilton happy with second under circumstances

    Lewis Hamilton had looked like a favourite on Friday, but on Saturday Sebastian Vettel laid down a marker to seize pole for the Canadian Grand Prix. Bearing...

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  48. Vettel never worried about Red Bull changes 20:06

    Vettel never worried about Red Bull changes

    Sebastian Vettel stormed to his 32nd career pole position in Canada on Saturday, in the process matching the sum of 1992 Champion Nigel Mansell. This...

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  49. Pérez ‘very disappointed’ with qualifying outcome 19:54

    Pérez ‘very disappointed’ with qualifying outcome

    Following his heavy Monaco qualifying crash of 2011, this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix is a first for Sergio Pérez. However, the Mexican was not pleased wi...

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  50. 12th placed Räikkönen rues Friday problems 19:51

    12th placed Räikkönen rues Friday problems

    Kimi Räikkönen has blamed Friday Practice problems after a disappointing Qualifying result in Montreal. The 2007 World Champion failed to get through to the...

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  51. 19:09

    Canadian GP: Full Qualifying results

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  52.  Vettel on pole for Canadian Grand Prix 19:05

    Vettel on pole for Canadian Grand Prix

    Sebastian Vettel, three tenths of a second quicker than Lewis Hamilton, will start the Canadian Grand Prix from pole position. Fernando Alonso and Mark...

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  53. Räikkönen fined for late pit lane entry 17:36

    Räikkönen fined for late pit lane entry

    Kimi Räikkönen has received a fine of 2,500 euros (£2,000) for an illegal pit lane entry during Saturday morning’s final practice session for the Canadian Gr...

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  54. 16:08

    Canadian GP: Full Practice 3 results

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  55. Vettel fastest in final Montreal practice 16:05

    Vettel fastest in final Montreal practice

    Sebastian Vettel has finished quickest in the final practice session ahead of qualifying for the Canadian Grand Prix. Behind the Champion, Fernando Alonso...

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  56. Glock braced for tough weekend in Montreal 12:00

    Glock braced for tough weekend in Montreal

    Eight years ago, Timo Glock’s Grand Prix career began in dramatic fashion at the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve. Then replacing Giorgio Pantano at Jordan, the G...

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  57. Villeneuve received death threats in Montreal 09:54

    Villeneuve received death threats in Montreal

    Former Formula 1 World Champion Jacques Villeneuve has received multiple threats from Montreal's protesting students. The protesters in Montreal have used...

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  58. Force India buoyed by double top eight 09:00

    Force India buoyed by double top eight

    Force India promises much in Montreal, with Paul di Resta and Nico Hülkenberg having ended Friday in fifth and eighth positions. On paper, such a result...

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  59. Vergne aims to find more speed 02:00

    Vergne aims to find more speed

    Although he was pleased with Toro Rosso’s Friday performance in Montreal, Jean-Éric Vergne now strives to improve his pace as the final practice session lo...

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  60. Friday 8 June 2012

  61. 22:46

    Latest F1 photos: Friday in Montreal

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  62. Mercedes yet to show full potential 22:45

    Mercedes yet to show full potential

    Although many are looking to McLaren as favourites for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix victory, the Mercedes factory cars remain in a strong position. T...

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  63. Räikkönen: We’re missing a trick somewhere 22:36

    Räikkönen: We’re missing a trick somewhere

    Kimi Räikkönen comfortably won the 2005 Canadian Grand Prix with McLaren but, now with Lotus, the Finn’s 2012 weekend has not started off in an ideal way. He...

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  64. 22:21

    F1 video: Senna hits Wall of Champions

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  65. Hamilton in control but Button set for challenge 22:17

    Hamilton in control but Button set for challenge

    Friday in Montreal was a day of mixed emotions for McLaren. Lewis Hamilton may be set to control the Grand Prix weekend, judging by early indications, but...

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  66. Much optimism in Ferrari garage 22:04

    Much optimism in Ferrari garage

    Things appear to be looking up at Ferrari, with Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa having finished Montreal’s Friday in second and third positions. The two d...

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  67. Red Bull not regretting early Super Soft run 21:50

    Red Bull not regretting early Super Soft run

    In the fear of afternoon rain, which came down heavily but only after the second practice session, Red Bull elected to run Pirelli’s Super Soft tyres in the...

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  68. Pérez hoping to improve car for qualifying 21:43

    Pérez hoping to improve car for qualifying

    This weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix will be the first for Sergio Pérez, who missed last year’s race following his heavy accident in Monaco. Ahead of qual...

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