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Tweets of the Week - All change on the driver front - Some down time well spent between European races

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With a rest weekend between the British Grand Prix and the upcoming German race, the teams and drivers had a chance for a bit of downtime. Some spent it watching the Tour de France, others played golf, but it was those that ended up swapping their race seats that we paid most attention. Here are ten of the best tweets from the week gone by.

Jenson sees the support from the home fans.
Jenson sees the support from the home fans.Credit:

Week Ending: 18th July 2010

1. Red Bull try and put pay to those rumours of squabbling once and for all.

Feeling delicate. Christian, Mark and Seb were all singing at last night's celebrations. Yes... together. And yes, celebrations

redbullf1spy redbullf1spy

2. Jenson knows who was cheering him on, and he's very grateful.

Thank you everyone that was up at Silverstone supporting us... You really do make a difference to my weekend..

The_Real_JB The_Real_JB

3. Virgin Racing swot up for the next location on the calendar.

Hockenheim trivia question for you. Two drivers take each other out at the first chicane and one starts a punch-up. Who? And which year? #f1

VirginRacing VirginRacing

4. Anthony Davidson signs up to Twitter and immediately comes up with the goods.

I've been in contact with the person that designed the new layout at Silverstone. He wants to pick my brains for future circuit design...

antdavidson antdavidson

5. Virgin put their test driver to work.

Lazy morning here in Uk, after an intense week. Just had a call to drive the Simulator this afternoon! work on some new upgrades to Wirth!

luizrazia luizrazia

6. McLaren take their show (car) on the road.

The team have arrived in Moscow and are setting up for the Moscow City Racing event this weekend with Mobil 1

TheFifthDriver TheFifthDriver

7. It's all about who you know.

Just had wonderful off-the-record lunch with ex McLaren Dave Ryan and Steve Hallam, talking about NASCAR and F1. Could have stayed all day.

MauriceHamilton MauriceHamilton

8. Karun reacts after HRT confirm he won't be driving in Germany.

woken up this morning to over 600 messages of support !! amazing amount of goodwill out there in 6 months of F1... thanks very much everyone

karunchandhok karunchandhok

9.Not to be outdone by McLaren, Renault are also wowing the crowds. Robert put on a mega show in Poznan. Donuts, quick laps and a very happy crowd. Now time for Jérôme's go!

rf1paddockpass rf1paddockpass

10. Virgin's other test driver gets a drive in another series - booting Franck out the way.

Hi Everyone...just came back from Zolder, where I raced in Superleague Formula as a test. Was good fun and finished 6th! Back home now

ASoucek ASoucek

Don't forget you can use Sidepodcast's Twitter page to keep up with everybody who's anybody in F1, and let us know if you spot any great tweets during the week.