Monaco Gp

  • Suspension failure caused Massa's Monaco crash: Ferrari May 28, 2013

    Monaco: Suspension failure caused Felipe Massa's Monaco Grand Prix crash at the weekend, Ferrari said on Tuesday. The Brazilian's race crash looked like a carbon copy of one he had in final practice which he said was caused by the front wheels locking after he braked and hit a bump on...
  • Vettel under pressure to get pole at Monaco GP May 25, 2013

    Monaco: Sebastian Vettel needs to rediscover his speed in qualifying if he is to protect his overall Formula One lead at the Monaco Grand Prix. Monaco is the hardest track to overtake on in F1, with only two drivers winning from outside of pole position in the last 10 years, so...
  • Monaco offers Hamilton his best chance yet May 22, 2013

    Monaco: Words and hats may have to be eaten along with the usual canapes and caviar if Lewis Hamilton wins the glamour race of the Formula One season in Monaco this weekend. The sceptics who doubted McLaren's 2008 world champion would stand on top of the podium this season after his...
  • Webber still a contender for F1 championship November 16, 2012

    London: Those who thought Mark Webber had blown his one and only chance of winning the Formula One title back in 2010 may need to rethink after the Australian's pole to flag Monaco Grand Prix victory. In this most unpredictable of seasons with an unprecedented six different winners in six races,...
  • Schumacher upbeat despite 6th in Monaco May 28, 2012

    Monaco: Mercedes promised to provide Michael Schumacher with a more reliable car after the German's hopes of a return to the Monaco glories of his heyday ended in disappointment on Sunday. The seven times world champion had his sights set on a podium finish for the first time since 2006, after...
  • Hamilton unhappy after difficult race in Monaco May 28, 2012

    Monaco: The start was poor, his pit stop disappointed and even the numbers on the pit board provided a slap in the face for Lewis Hamilton at his favourite Monaco Grand Prix on Sunday. McLaren's 2008 world champion started the race at his favourite track in the third place on the...
  • Maldonado gets 10-place penalty for Monaco GP May 27, 2012

    Monaco: Pastor Maldonado looked likely to start Sunday's Monaco Grand Prix from the back of the grid after collecting a 10-place penalty for causing a collision and then being told his car would need a new gearbox. That unscheduled change would entail a further five place drop for the Venezuelan who...
  • Monaco GP could see new winner in open season May 24, 2012

    Monaco: When Sebastian Vettel headed to the Monaco Grand Prix last season, all the talk was of how quickly the Red Bull driver would wrap up the Formula One championship. It could not be more different this year, with the two-time defending champion level on points with two-time former champion...
  • Unpredictable F1 filled with questions so far May 24, 2012

    Barcelona: Teams and drivers emerged from the Spanish Grand Prix with more questions than answers on just who is the Formula One favourite after five races. Pastor Maldonado's maiden victory gave Williams their first F1 triumph in eight years and the season's fifth different winner. It's the most varied start since...
  • Hulkenberg expects good show in Monaco November 16, 2012

    Monte Carlo: F1 driver Nico Hulkenberg is looking to continue his good run in Monaco and said the updates that his team Force India brought to the Spanish Grand Prix last week will help them to do well this weekend in Monte Carlo. Hulkenberg had finished in top-10 with a...
  • F1 drivers shrug off Monaco truck fire damage May 26, 2011

    Monaco: Formula One drivers shrugged off concern on Wednesday that freshly laid asphalt at a key corner of the Monaco Grand Prix circuit could create added danger in Sunday's showcase race. Organisers had to re-surface a large section of the Ste. Devote corner at the end of the pit straight,...
  • Red Bull almost taking the mickey: Hamilton May 17, 2010

    Monaco: Red Bull were so dominant in Monaco at the weekend that McLaren's Lewis Hamilton felt they were almost "taking the Mickey" out of their Formula One rivals. Australian Mark Webber and Germany's Sebastian Vettel finished one-two in the season's most glamorous race and are now level on points at the...
  • Webber takes pole for Monaco GP May 15, 2010

    Monaco: Australian Mark Webber dreamed of emulating compatriot and Formula One great Jack Brabham on Saturday after putting his Red Bull on pole position for the showcase Monaco Grand Prix. The 33-year-old's second pole in the space of a week continued his team's stranglehold on the top slot, with Renault-powered Red...
  • Alonso crashes Ferrari in final practice May 15, 2010

    Monaco: Fernando Alonso crashed his Ferrari in final practice for the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday after dominating the two previous sessions on the unforgiving street circuit. The double world champion, twice a winner of Formula One's most glamorous race, ripped the right front wheel off the car and smashed into...
  • Hamilton wants legacy, but not like Schumacher's May 13, 2010

    Monaco: Lewis Hamilton says he wants to be remembered as a Formula One great, but not in the manner of Michael Schumacher. The 25-year-old Briton entered the sport the year after seven times champion Schumacher retired from Ferrari in 2006, and this weekend is the first time the two have raced...
  • Alonso tops first practise before Sunday's Monaco GP May 13, 2010

    Monaco: Formula One celebrated its 60th birthday on Thursday with Fernando Alonso's Ferrari fittingly on top of the timesheets in first practice for the showcase Monaco Grand Prix. Flying the flag for the only team to have been in the championship since the very first season, the Spaniard lapped the...
  • Lewis Hamilton wins rain-hit Monaco GP May 25, 2008

    Monte Carlo: Lewis Hamilton overcame an early accident and wet conditions on Sunday to win the Monaco Grand Prix and take the lead in the title race. The McLaren driver, who started third on the grid, finished three seconds ahead of BMW Sauber's Robert Kubica while pole sitter Felipe Massa of...
  • Ferrari's Massa takes Monaco Grand Prix pole May 24, 2008

    Monaco: Brazilian Felipe Massa seized pole position from Ferrari team mate Kimi Raikkonen at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday. Massa, no fan of the twisting street circuit, kept away from the metal barriers as he blasted to his 12th Formula One pole position and third of the season in a...
  • Alonso leads McLaren one-two at Monaco June 20, 2007

    Monaco: Double world champion Fernando Alonso won the Monaco Grand Prix for the second year in a row on Sunday, with teammate Lewis Hamilton completing a McLaren one-two. The Spaniard's second victory of the season, and 17th of his career, took him back to the top of the Formula One...
  • Alonso on pole for Monaco Grand Prix June 20, 2007

    Monaco: Fernando Alonso seized pole position at the Monaco Grand Prix on Saturday with British teammate and Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton alongside on an all-McLaren front row. Felipe Massa qualified third for Ferrari, the Brazilian's run of three poles in a row ended by the Spanish double world...
  • Equal chance for teams at Monaco GP June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Formula One's (F1) wonder debutant Lewis Hamilton has happy memories of Monaco having won there in GP2 and F3 before he stepped into the big league. Hamilton would love to win at Monaco this weekend where the history, the spectacle of the event and the glamour makes the Grand...
  • Ferrari gunning for success at Monaco June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: Ferrari goes into this weekend's Monaco Grand Prix full of confidence. The Italian constructor has won three out of the four races completed so far this season, but there are clouds on the horizon. The latest Ferrari Formula One race car has been performing erratically. At the Melbourne...