Fantasy Racers 2010 – Shanghai

That was a really fun race!  It was really great fun today and a classy win by Button.  There was action aplenty and racing through the field – although most of it was artificially caused by rain and Safety Car periods.  It would not have been such a good race had it stayed dry, but hey, if that’s what it takes to get an exciting race in 2010 then so be it.  We probably saw the best race of the year out there today.

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Shanghai Qualifying Analysis

So qualifying is over for the Chinese Grand Prix.  Not spectacularly exciting, but there was a bit of a mad dash at the end of Q3 for pole.  Red Bull took a one-two again, with Vettel taking the honours this time.  After the clarification about ride height systems and the negative comments directed at Red Bull, they would have found that result rather sweet.  We will see how their race pace is affected tomorrow though…

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Driver Consistency – Malaysia

Note – this post was written the week after the Grand Prix due to the author being on holiday.  For posterity the post was written so that the data may be used in future Analyses…

So we got a full race then.  There was quite a bit of action on the track caused by faster cars coming through the field, so it was a fairly entertaining race.

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Fantasy Racers 2010 – Sepang

Note – this post was written the week after the Grand Prix due to the author being on holiday.  For posterity the post was written so that the data may be used in future Analyses…

So we got a full race then.  There was quite a bit of action on the track caused by faster cars coming through the field, so it was an entertaining race.  Finally a win for Red Bull and Vettel after terrible early season reliability.

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Sepang – Qualifying Analysis

Note – this post was written the week after the Grand Prix due to the author being on holiday.  For posterity the post was written so that the data may be used in future Analyses…

After a rain-shortened race last year, a lot of questions were asked whether it was a good idea to hold the race at a similar time of day just to appease European audiences.  The session times were moved back an hour this year, but qualifying was still affected by rain.

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