Mugello

  • Double podium finish for Narain Karthikeyan in Auto GP July 14, 2013

    Mugello, Italy: After finishing third in race one, India's Narain Karthikeyan triumphed in the second Auto GP race on Sunday for a double podium finish at the Mugello Circuit in Mugello, Italy. Karthikeyan was helped after Kevin Giovesi was given a 25second postrace penalty. Karthikeyan's win in the fifth round of the...
  • Narain Karthikeyan grabs pole for Mugello round in Auto GP July 13, 2013

    Mugello, Italy: Continuing with his stupendous Auto GP run, Indian racer Narain Karthikeyan on Saturday claimed his second successive pole for the Italian round of the championship. Karthikeyan, who had won Race One at Silverstone from pole position last month, set a scorching laptime of 1:34.583 to claim pole yet again...
  • Force India satisfied after midseason testing May 5, 2012

    Mugello: Sahara Force India had a busy day on the track, checking out aero balance and tyre compounds, on the third and final day of the Formula One midseason testing at Mugello on Thursday. Paul Di Resta and Nico Hulkenberg shared the VJM05 for the final day of running. While Di...
  • Lotus' Grosjean leads final day of F1 tests May 4, 2012

    Scarperia, Italy: Romain Grosjean of Lotus was again fastest on the third and final day of Formula One testing at the Mugello circuit. The Frenchman clocked 1 minute, 21.035 seconds on Thursday, 0.232 seconds ahead of twotime defending world champion Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull, with Fernando Alonso of Ferrari third. Grosjean...
  • Hydraulic problem for Force India at Mugello November 16, 2012

    Mugello (Italy): Sahara Force India's driver Paul di Resta could do only 14 laps on second day of the Formula One midseason testing here as the VJM05 suffered a hydraulic problem. Di Resta, who took over the testing duties from reserve driver Jules Bianchi, spent most of Wednesday in the garage...
  • Grosjean fastest as Lotus impress in Mugello November 16, 2012

    Scarperia, Italy: After placing both cars on the podium in Bahrain, Lotus again showed their speed as French driver Romain Grosjean led the morning testing session on Wednesday at the Mugello circuit. Grosjean clocked a best lap time of 1 minute, 21.603 seconds, 0.294 ahead of Red Bull's Mark Webber, with...
  • 'Mugello test is important this year' May 2, 2012

    Paris: Force India reserve driver Jules Bianchi has been behind the steering wheel for the inseason testing at Mugello that started on Tuesday. In an exclusive interview, the 22yearold French driver, who is part of the Ferrari Driver Academy, talks to IBNLive.com about the Mugello test and his experience with...
  • Alonso leads opening test session at Mugello November 16, 2012

    Scarperia, Italy: Fernando Alonso gave Ferrari fans something to cheer about at the team's home track by leading the opening session of Formula One's first inseason testing session in four years. Alonso clocked 1 minute, 22.444 seconds around the Mugello circuit, a significant 1.204 seconds faster than Mark Webber of Red...
  • HRT to miss Mugello earlyseason test April 25, 2012

    Italy: Formula One stragglers HRT will miss next week's earlyseason test at the Mugello circuit in Italy because they say they want to focus instead on settling into their new Spanish headquarters. The team, yet to score a point in Formula One and last in the standings after four races, also...