It is done! Non-stop celebrations for the BMW Sauber F1 Team: The maiden win for the young team turned out to be a double victory when Robert Kubica crossed the line ahead of his team mate, Nick Heidfeld, at the Canadian Grand Prix. Kubica now leads the drivers’ championship. In the constructors’ standings the BMW Sauber F1 Team is second, three points behind Ferrari.
Robert Kubica: 1st
BMW Sauber F1.08-03 / BMW P86/8
Fastest Lap: 1:17.539 min on lap 47 (4th fastest overall)
Vodafone McLaren Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton will start Sunday's Canadian Grand Prix in Montreal from pole position. In the closing seconds of Saturday's qualifying, Lewis set a time of 1m17.886 and was more than six tenths of a second faster than Robert Kubica (BMW Sauber) in second place. It is Lewis's eighth Form
Although the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve in Montreal is also labelled a street circuit, one could hardly imagine a greater contrast to the Monaco course. When Formula One gathers for the Canadian Grand Prix on 8th June, there will be no sign of the extra wings that adorned the cars in the Principality. The picturesquely sited island circuit in the mighty St Lawrence River is no permanent race track either, but it is respectably fast. To boost speed along the straights, the aerodynamic set-up is geared towards relativ
“I don’t have to cope with anything.”
Munich/Hinwil, 29th May 2008. Six races into the 2008 season BMW Sauber F1 Team driver Robert Kubica lies fourth in the drivers’ world championship with 32 points to his tally. In a week he will return to where he escaped a horrendous accident a year ago.
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Premium oil brand Mobil 1 is celebrating its near-century long relationship with Mercedes-Benz as headline sponsor of the prestigious Brooklands Motoring Festival: the Double Twelve, on the 28 and 29 June at Mercedes-Benz World in Weybridge, Surrey.
The Festival, which is named in honour of the Double Twelve meetings of the 1930s, will welcome famous faces of today and yesteryear. Britain’s Formula 1™ driver Lewis Hamilton and teammate Hei