Malaysia is a tough place to go racing. Its hot, humid and theres always the risk of a late afternoon thunderstorm to spice things up. The extreme climate has led the Malaysian Grand Prix to be dubbed the toughest race of the year for the drivers, who will endure cockpit temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius and lose around three kilos in weight. And...»
As in Bahrain, Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull were the fastest combination in Melbourne. But as in Bahrain, mechanical failure meant the win escaped them. Instead it was Jenson Button and McLaren who did the best job of capitalising on their rivals misfortune amid difficult conditions.
Robert Kubica's stunning drive brought Renault an unexpected podium, and Felipe Massa struck...»