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  • German Grand Prix - Qualifying
  • Alonso secures pole at wet Hockenheim
  • July 21, 2012: Championship leader Fernando Alonso secured pole position for the German Grand Prix by displaying his skill in the wet for the second race running

  • German Grand Prix - FP3
  • Alonso leads the way ahead of qualifying
  • July 21, 2012: Fernando Alonso set the quickest time in the final practice session ahead of qualifying for the German Grand Prix, making the most of a dry track before very heavy rain fell at the end of the session

  • German Grand Prix
  • Red Bull 'a little bit ahead' - Alonso
  • July 19, 2012: Fernando Alonso says that Red Bull is "a little bit ahead in terms of performance" and that Ferrari needs to catch up if he wants to retain his championship lead

  • British Grand Prix
  • Alonso hails 'amazing weekend'
  • July 8, 2012: Fernando Alonso described the British Grand Prix as "an amazing weekend" having only lost championship points to Mark Webber

  • British Grand Prix
  • Webber pips Alonso to victory at Silverstone
  • July 8, 2012: Mark Webber took victory at a dry but enthralling British Grand Prix after passing Fernando Alonso for the lead four laps from the end of an intense strategically battle between Red Bull and Ferrari

  • British Grand Prix - Qualifying
  • Alonso 'calm' key to pole position
  • July 7, 2012: Fernando Alonso said that staying calm was the key to securing pole position in a wet qualifying session at Silverstone

  • British Grand Prix - Qualifying
  • Alonso snatches pole at wet Silverstone
  • July 7, 2012: Fernando Alonso took pole position for the British Grand Prix with a late lap in unpredictable conditions which led to a 90 minute delay in the session

  • British Grand Prix - FP3
  • Alonso tops dry final practice at Silverstone
  • July 7, 2012: Fernando Alonso set the fastest time in final practice for the British Grand Prix after the teams enjoyed a full hour of dry running at Silverstone

  • British Grand Prix - FP2
  • Aquaplaning causes Alonso crash
  • July 6, 2012: Fernando Alonso said that his Ferrari aquaplaned off the track at the end of FP2 as he lost his front wing against the barriers

  • British Grand Prix - FP2
  • Hamilton quickest in wet second practice
  • July 6, 2012: Lewis Hamilton set the fastest time of the second free practice session at Silverstone as heavy rain and accidents punctured the afternoon

  • British Grand Prix - FP1
  • Grosjean fastest in rain-drenched first practice
  • July 6, 2012: Romain Grosjean set the pace during a wet first practice session for the British Grand Prix as the forecast rain fell persistently for the majority the 90 minutes

  • Ask Steven
  • Ten titles, one podium
  • July 6, 2012: Our resident expert - Steven Lynch - is back to answer more readers' questions, with a focus on the significance of the podium at the European Grand Prix

  • British Grand Prix
  • Alonso wary of changeable weather
  • July 5, 2012: Fernando Alonso believes the characteristics of Silverstone should suit Ferrari but is wary that the weather conditions could affect its competitiveness

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