Belgium

Last Race: 23rd August Belgium

Belgium GP Results
Pos Driver
1 Lewis Hamilton
2 Nico Rosberg
3 Romain Grosjean
Italy

Next Race: 06th September Italy

Grosjean laments his bad luck

2013-06-08 20:12:00

 RSS

Share:

Grosjean laments his bad luck

Romain Grosjean's Canadian GP weekend went from bad to worse when the penaly-hit driver could only manage 19th in qualifying...

Romain Grosjean's Canadian GP weekend went from bad to worse when the penaly-hit driver could only manage 19th in qualifying.


Racing around a wet Circuit Gilles Villeneuve on Saturday afternoon, lap times were not only dependent on when a driver was on track but also what obstacles were in their path.

And for Grosjean there were several.

Traffic in the form of a Caterham cost him dearly while a late yellow flag in Q1 meant he was unable to improve on his 1:25.716.

Throw in his ten-place grid penalty incurred in Monaco and the Lotus driver will be starting Sunday's Canadian GP from the back of the grid.

"We got caught out by the weather," said the Frenchman.

"We stopped for new inters and the only lap I had in dry, a Caterham went off in front of me.

"I had yellow flags and I had to respect it.

"That was it. It was just bad luck in those conditions. We did not even see rain on the radar that there was rain."

Related Links
Vettel Nabs His Third Canadian GP Pole
Saturday's Gallery From Montreal

The sun shines down on the driver parade

Editor's Picks

Top Ten Ferrari Drivers

Top Ten Ferrari Drivers

Sebastian Vettel wants to book his place amongst the great drivers who have raced for Ferrari. But just who is the greatest...

Conclusions From Belgian GP

Conclusions From Belgian GP

Seb's tyre tirade, the 'nut job' cracks it, Paul Hembery's uncanny resemblance to David Brent and more...

Forum: Good For A Laugh

Forum: Good For A Laugh

Nico Rosberg laughed off number two claims; the Forum laughed at him laughing it off...

Good Race, Bad Race: Belgium

Good Race, Bad Race: Belgium

Romain Grosjean comes full circle, Pirelli's image suffers a blow-out and more in Good Race, Bad Race...

PF1 Fantasy Racing

PF1 Fantasy Racing

Are you a Ross Brawn or a Paul Stoddart? Can you manage money like Bernie or Caterham? Let's find out...