Hamilton: There is no rift with Button

Hamilton: There is no rift with Button

Lewis Hamilton has described the Korean Grand Prix as ‘one of the hardest races’ of his Formula 1 career. Furthermore, the outgoing 2008 World Champion has thanked McLaren for recognising his abilities to deal with a broken rear anti-roll bar as well as claiming that there is no tension between himself and team-mate Jenson Button. Read more…

2012 South Korean Formula 1 Grand Prix
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  1. Tuesday 16 October 2012

  2. 12:00

    F1 video: BBC team learns ‘Gangnam Style’

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  3. Hamilton: There is no rift with Button 11:22

    Hamilton: There is no rift with Button

    Lewis Hamilton has described the Korean Grand Prix as ‘one of the hardest races’ of his Formula 1 career. Furthermore, the outgoing 2008 World Champion has…

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  4. Button denies negative Hamilton comments 11:11

    Button denies negative Hamilton comments

    Following on from the Twitter accusation and subsequent apology from Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button has denied claims that he fired criticism back towards his…

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  5. Monday 15 October 2012

  6. 17:00

    F1 video: Vettel celebrates victory in Korea

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  7. Di Resta left to lament poor qualifying 10:34

    Di Resta left to lament poor qualifying

    Paul di Resta has put his struggle in the Korean Grand Prix down to a poor qualifying result on Saturday. The Scot, whose grid position of 14th was his worst…

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  8. Räikkönen hindered by nine-lap yellow period 10:23

    Räikkönen hindered by nine-lap yellow period

    Kimi Räikkönen has was left to bemoan a long period of yellow flags which prohibited overtaking at Turn 3 for eight of the first nine laps in the Korean Grand…

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  9. Grosjean admits he was nervous at start 09:57

    Grosjean admits he was nervous at start

    Having received more severe and widespread criticism for hitting Mark Webber at the start of the Japanese Grand Prix, Romain Grosjean has admitted that he was…

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  10. Ferrari on Massa: Wait and see... 09:45

    Ferrari on Massa: Wait and see...

    Ferrari boss Stefano Domenicali has asked fans to ‘wait and see’ with regards to the imminent future of Felipe Massa. In Korea on Sunday, the Brazilian kept…

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  11. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Sauber drivers answer your questions

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  12. Sunday 14 October 2012

  13. 23:59

    After Korea: Full championship standings

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  14. Hülkenberg: Double overtake brought big smile 15:45

    Hülkenberg: Double overtake brought big smile

    The Korean Grand Prix brought Nico Hülkenberg’s eighth points finish of the 2012 F1 campaign, allowed him to draw 8-8 in terms of his personal race-finishing…

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  15. 10:26

    Latest F1 photos: Sunday at Yeongam

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  16. I think crash was my mistake, Kobayashi admits 10:25

    I think crash was my mistake, Kobayashi admits

    Kamui Kobayashi has apologised but claims it would have been ‘impossible’ to avoid taking Jenson Button out of Sunday’s Korean Grand Prix. Just a week…

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  17. Hamilton: The title chase is over 10:15

    Hamilton: The title chase is over

    Lewis Hamilton has been forced to admit that he can no longer win the world title in 2012. Although it is mathematically still possible after Korea, the 2008…

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  18. All smiles as Toro Rosso doubles up 10:03

    All smiles as Toro Rosso doubles up

    The Korean Grand Prix delivered Toro Rosso’s equal best result of the 2012 Formula 1 season, with Jean-Éric Vergne leading home Daniel Ricciardo just as he…

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  19. Alonso: We must get on top of Red Bull 09:49

    Alonso: We must get on top of Red Bull

    Fernando Alonso claims third and fourth positions were the very best Ferrari could have hoped for at Yeongam, with Red Bull having celebrated a dominant one-two…

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  20. Webber left to lament another poor start 09:43

    Webber left to lament another poor start

    Once again, the start let Mark Webber down in Korea as the pole-sitter immediately fell behind team-mate Sebastian Vettel at the first corner. Still part of the…

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  21. Vettel thrilled but staying realistic 09:39

    Vettel thrilled but staying realistic

    Sebastian Vettel was naturally delighted with his third consecutive Grand Prix victory in Korea on Sunday, thus becoming the first driver to win four races this…

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  22. 08:48

    Full Korean Grand Prix results

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  23. Vettel grabs championship lead with Korean victory 08:47

    Vettel grabs championship lead with Korean victory

    Sebastian Vettel has won his third consecutive Grand Prix, winning in Korea on Sunday afternoon. Now at the top of the title race, he led home Mark Webber in…

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  24. Button out of race after Kobayashi collision 07:48

    Button out of race after Kobayashi collision

    Jenson Button was left to ponder the driving styles of others after he was taken out of the Korean Grand Prix on the opening lap. Having receiving a touch from…

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  25. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Sky Sports does ‘Gangnam Style’

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  26. 00:00

    Korean Grand Prix: Starting grid

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  27. Saturday 13 October 2012

  28. 13:01

    Latest F1 photos: Saturday at Yeongam

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  29. Renault celebrates 200th pole in Formula 1 13:00

    Renault celebrates 200th pole in Formula 1

    Mark Webber’s 11th pole position in Formula 1 signals his second of the season and the sixth for Red Bull Racing this year. However, engine supplier Renault…

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  30. We did the best we could, says Räikkönen 10:17

    We did the best we could, says Räikkönen

    Kimi Räikkönen claims that Lotus could not have performed any better than it did for fifth on the grid at the Korean Grand Prix. The Finn remains third in the…

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  31. Hülkenberg content but di Resta frustrated 09:31

    Hülkenberg content but di Resta frustrated

    Mixed feelings hovered around the Force India hospitality area following qualifying for the Korean Grand Prix. Nico Hülkenberg passed through to the top ten…

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  32. Alonso: Red Bull better car, Ferrari better team 09:22

    Alonso: Red Bull better car, Ferrari better team

    From second on the Yeongam grid, Sebastian Vettel’s aim is to pass Mark Webber on the opening lap. From fourth position at the start, Fernando Alonso is…

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  33. Mercedes fined €10,000 for unsafe pit release 08:49

    Mercedes fined €10,000 for unsafe pit release

    Mercedes has been slapped with a fine of 10,000 euros (£8,000) for an unsafe pit lane release in Korea on Saturday, involving Lewis Hamilton in the pit…

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  34. Vergne angry with self for last-lap mistake 08:39

    Vergne angry with self for last-lap mistake

    Jean-Éric Vergne was left kicking himself after qualifying only 17th for the Korean Grand Prix. While that may become 16th if team-mate Daniel Ricciardo…

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  35. Hamilton: I’m going all-out for the win 08:34

    Hamilton: I’m going all-out for the win

    Lewis Hamilton claims he will be taking no prisoners off the line as he starts third in Korea. The McLaren driver, who in 2011 registered the only non-Red Bull…

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  36. Button left to lament late yellow flag 08:27

    Button left to lament late yellow flag

    Jenson Button did not feature in Korea’s top ten shootout, having been removed from the action in Q2 for the third time this season. The 2009 World Champion…

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  37. Grosjean yearning for clean start on Sunday 08:22

    Grosjean yearning for clean start on Sunday

    Having hit Mark Webber at the second corner in Japan last Sunday, another first-lap incident is the last thing Romain Grosjean desires in Korea. This time, the…

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  38. Vettel targets first-lap pass on Webber 08:15

    Vettel targets first-lap pass on Webber

    Sebastian Vettel has explained that he lost the Korean Grand Prix pole position after catching Felipe Massa on his final lap, although the German is not blaming…

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  39. Webber delighted to bounce back at Yeongam 08:10

    Webber delighted to bounce back at Yeongam

    Mark Webber’s 11th Formula 1 pole position marks three different pole-sitters in as many years of visiting the Korea International Circuit. Having inherited…

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  40. 07:09

    Korean GP: Full Qualifying results

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  41. Webber beats Vettel to Korean pole position 07:08

    Webber beats Vettel to Korean pole position

    Mark Webber has picked up his second pole position of the 2012 Formula 1 season, beating a confused Sebastian Vettel who had been quickest throughout practice.…

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  42. 04:14

    Korean GP: Full Practice 3 results

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  43. Vettel on top as Webber hits trouble at Yeongam 04:05

    Vettel on top as Webber hits trouble at Yeongam

    Sebastian Vettel continued to lead the way in Saturday morning’s final practice session ahead of the Korean Grand Prix. McLaren filled the second and third…

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  44. 03:17

    Video of the Day: Button’s guide to Yeongam

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  45. Friday 12 October 2012

  46. 15:07

    Latest F1 photos: Friday at Yeongam

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  47. Pic set for engine change grid penalty 10:55

    Pic set for engine change grid penalty

    Charles Pic will be handed a ten-place grid penalty for this weekend's Korean Grand Prix, with the Frenchman set to exceed his allocation of eight engines for…

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  48. Button: Red Bull could be unbeatable 09:53

    Button: Red Bull could be unbeatable

    Jenson Button is fearing that Red Bull could destroy its opposition over the remaining quarter of the 2012 Formula 1 season. Having struggled with the loss of…

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  49. Force India still looking for answers in Korea 09:28

    Force India still looking for answers in Korea

    Both Nico Hülkenberg and Paul di Resta were positive with their day’s work in Korea on Friday, but the latter in particular is seeking more information after…

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  50. Alonso still unsure where Ferrari stand 09:15

    Alonso still unsure where Ferrari stand

    Fernando Alonso is yet to comment on just how far off the pace Ferrari may be at Yeongam, having finished Friday in third position and three tenths of a second…

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  51. Vettel believes Red Bull must speed up 09:00

    Vettel believes Red Bull must speed up

    Sebastian Vettel may have topped the timesheets at Yeongam on Friday ahead of this weekend’s Korean Grand Prix, but admits that the race could be a close…

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  52. Lotus keeps coandă exhausts on car 08:54

    Lotus keeps coandă exhausts on car

    Lotus has decided to follow the route of racing with coandă-style exhausts on-board the cars of Kimi Räikkönen and Romain Grosjean in Korea. This follows a…

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  53. Actuator problem loses Pérez full hour 08:38

    Actuator problem loses Pérez full hour

    Sergio Pérez was deprived of just under a full, crucial hour of running time thanks to a faulty actuator during second practice for the Korean Grand Prix.…

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  54. 07:37

    Korean GP: Full Practice 2 results

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  55. Vettel leads Red Bull one-two at Yeongam 07:35

    Vettel leads Red Bull one-two at Yeongam

    Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull controlled proceedings as second practice took place for the Korean Grand Prix. Amid ideal weather conditions, Mark Webber was…

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  56. 03:40

    Korean GP: Full Practice 1 results

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  57. Hamilton quickest in first Korean practice 03:38

    Hamilton quickest in first Korean practice

    Lewis Hamilton has set the pace in opening practice for the Korean Grand Prix, leading the way at Yeongam from Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber. In an all-dry…

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  58. Thursday 11 October 2012

  59. 15:50

    Latest F1 photos: Thursday at Yeongam

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  60. Maldonado: I really want to stay at Williams 10:07

    Maldonado: I really want to stay at Williams

    Despite a host of rumours which have linked Pastor Maldonado to another team for 2013, the Venezuelan has expressed his desire to stay at the Grove-based outfit…

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  61. Grosjean confident of eradicating mistakes 09:59

    Grosjean confident of eradicating mistakes

    Romain Grosjean is confident that he can bring an end to the string of first lap crashes that have hampered his Formula 1 return, with the Lotus driver fully…

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  62. 05:00

    Video of the Day: Hülkenberg's guide to Korea

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  63. Wednesday 10 October 2012

  64. Alonso still confident over title chances 15:43

    Alonso still confident over title chances

    Despite recording a costly retirement at Suzuka last weekend, Fernando Alonso is optimistic that he has what it takes to seal a third world title this season.…

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  65. Yeongam DRS zone extended for 2012 11:48

    Yeongam DRS zone extended for 2012

    Unlike at Suzuka, where the DRS zone on the main straight had been shortened after last year, the designated area has been lengthened for this weekend’s race…

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  66. Donnelly confirmed as steward for Korea 11:42

    Donnelly confirmed as steward for Korea

    Martin Donnelly is the driver representative steward for the upcoming Korean Grand Prix at Yeongam. The Northern Irishman started in 13 Formula 1 races between…

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  67. Pic keen to learn Korean circuit 10:21

    Pic keen to learn Korean circuit

    Charles Pic’s debut Formula 1 season now heads into its final quarter, starting with a brand-new circuit for the Frenchman in Korea this weekend. So far this…

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