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3 Aug 2011: F1: Jenson Button’s brilliant weekend in pictures

Weekends don’t get much better than the one Jenson Button had at the Hungarian Grand Prix. It began with celebrations to mark his 200th race, ended with more celebrations to mark his victory – and somewhere in the middle there was even a rainbow over the McLaren Brand Centre.

3 Aug 2011: F1: Di Resta impresses with best finish of career

Scotland’s Paul di Resta put a string of non-scoring races behind him with a confident run to seventh place for Force India in treacherous conditions at the Hungaroring.

1 Aug 2011: Brits on Pole at large: Having lots of lovely weather at the Hungaroring

Brits on Pole’s roving reporter Scott McCarthy was at the Hungarian Grand Prix to witness first-hand a thrilling contest and Jenson Button’s victory in his 200th Formula One race. Here’s his fan’s-eye report.

1 Aug 2011: GP2: Focusing on the future with Sam Bird

Brits on Pole’s roving correspondent Scott McCarthy last spoke to Sam Bird about a year ago at the Turkish Grand Prix. Since then, the GP2 front-runner has shown impressive speed and overtaking – followed by an overdose of bad luck in more recent races. They met again at the Hungaroring to catch up and to discuss the future.

24 Jul 2011: F1: Lewis Hamilton’s German Grand Prix victory in photos

Lewis Hamilton triumphed in an absorbing three-way battle against Fernando Alonso and Mark Webber to take a German Grand Prix victory that seemed unlikely before the weekend begun.

9 May 2011: F1: Vettel cruises as Hamilton and Button flounder

Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button put on a show for the fans in Turkey, but when they finished squabbling for position they were back they started and Sebastian Vettel was the unchallenged winner.

6 May 2011: Williams and Jaguar to collaborate on hybrid C-X75 supercar

The Williams F1 team has announced that it is partnering with Jaguar to launch a limited-edition hybrid supercar of which just 250 models will be made.

6 May 2011: Taxi! Lewis Hamilton to get behind the wheel of a NASCAR Chevy

Did someone call a taxi for Lewis Hamilton? The McLaren driver is to take time out from challenging for the Formula One championship to get behind the wheel of a Chevrolet Impala from America’s NASCAR Sprint Cup.

3 May 2011: F1: Williams technical boss Michael quits – to be replaced by Coughlan

The Williams Formula One team has announced the resignation of its well-regarded technical director Sam Michael this morning – and revealed that his replacement will be none other than disgraced former McLaren chief designer Mike Coughlan.

29 Apr 2011: Caterham: Scaring the hell out of Tony Fernandes

“I had a go on a Caterham, it scared the Hell out of me,” recalled Team Lotus boss Tony Fernandes ruefully as he announced his purchase of the company. He should have tried it the way BritsOnPole did later the same day.

 
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