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China 2011 - The race // Who will take victory at the Shanghai International Circuit?

Published by Christine Blachford

Hazy days in China
Hazy days in ChinaCredit: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Although qualifying was somewhat predictable in places, and certainly provided only half the excitement we were looking for, the result has left the potential for a really good race.

Webber is starting from way back on the grid, and although his KERS troubles may not afford him a great start, he has the car under him to get through the grid.

Also, Renault will be one to watch at the start, as both drivers are somewhat out of position and have known to rocket forward on the first lap.

The race will begin at 8am GMT+1 with the Factbyte Factbox ready to rock and roll an hour beforehand.

Statistics

moderate

Shanghai International Circuit, Sunday

20℃

  • Low 11℃
  • Humidity 52%

Sunny intervals

2010 Session Results
PosDriverTeamTimeLaps
1J ButtonMcLaren1:46:42.163
2L HamiltonMcLaren+1.5
3N RosbergMercedes+9.4
4F AlonsoFerrari+11.8
5R KubicaRenault+22.2

Predictions

Chi 2011 Race: Where will Mark Webber finish this race, from 18th position?

  • In the points

    89%
  • Out of the points

    0%
  • Won't finish

    11%

9 votes

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Although qualifying was somewhat predictable in places, and certainly provided only half the excitement we were looking for, the result has left the potential for a really good race.
Clive Mason/Getty Images

Event start

08:00GMT +01:00

17 April 2011

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