Saturday, July 2, 2022

Russell ‘lost confidence lap after lap’ in Q3 - PlanetF1

George Russell will start P8 while his team-mate Lewis Hamilton starts P5.

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Hamilton "fighting for front row" until final F1 qualifying lap - Motorsport.com

The Mercedes driver ended qualifying for his home race in fifth place despite posting earlier laptimes which kept him in the battle for the front row, having briefly held second place in Q3.
But Hamilton conceded he lost out when he backed off during his penultimate lap in Q3 to charge his battery, only for the rain to intensify on his last lap.
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Albon: Team missed ‘simple thing’ by doing cooldown laps - PlanetF1

Alex Albon wasn't a happy man after being knocked out in Q1 on Saturday.

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O’Ward becomes ninth different IndyCar pole sitter in nine rounds at Mid-Ohio | IndyCar - RaceFans

Patricio O'Ward will start on pole with an opportunity to gain ground in the championship tomorrow at the Mid-Ohio circuit.

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Norris focused on Alonso, will wave Russell through - PlanetF1

Lando Norris sees Fernando Alonso, not George Russell, as his true competition at Silverstone.

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Friday, July 1, 2022

Mercedes and McLaren gains raise prospect of closest qualifying yet – rain or shine | 2022 British Grand Prix Friday practice analysis - RaceFans

With Mercedes on Ferrari's heels and Red Bull with work to do, will this be the most closely contested Saturday of the season so far?

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Why Red Bull has added a shelf to its F1 engine cover - Motorsport.com

The team has made a significant change to the shape of the bodywork where the sidepods and engine cover meet.
This has created distinctive channels for which the airflow will follow, both over the sidepod and from over the shoulder of the halo.
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