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Tweets of the Week - It's not us! It wasn't me! // Animals on the track, and returning to the factory

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Testing in Abu Dhabi has dominated the week, with young drivers taking the seats of the more established names and trying to prove they have what it takes to make the step up. The teams did a great job of covering the test via Twitter, and then seemed to take a well deserved break before beginning the ramp up to Brazil. We're heading to the last race of the year this weekend, and the teams are looking forward to it.

Sitting in the Toro Rosso garage, all in one piece
Sitting in the Toro Rosso garage, all in one pieceCredit: Andrew Hone/Getty Images

Week Ending: 21st November 2011

1. This is a Dr Seuss book, no?

There is a cat on the track!!!

InsideFerrari InsideFerrari

2. Williams get used to having new names and faces in the team, in the car, and on the radio.

Pastors' Performance Engineer Andrew gets to rest his voice today after running Valtteri-he's not used to talking on the radio so much!

WilliamsF1Team WilliamsF1Team

3. It may just be me, but I sense a little bit of hysterical relief in this tweet.

Red flag.... waiting to hear what has happened, but it's not us!

ToroRossoSpy ToroRossoSpy

4. You would think, being a world famous racing driver, you could have your pit crew follow you around everywhere.

Standing in a garage gettin my car tyre changed. Someone hit a curb and destroyed it. It wasn't me! http://t.co/00UvwFY6

nico_rosberg nico_rosberg

5. However, being a world famous racing driver does not mean you get out of learning how to use the washing machine.

@KataHyde Hello darling how do I use the washing machine?! I haven't used it for so long that I cannot remember... Love you!

H_Kovalainen H_Kovalainen

6. Renault/Lotus start to look forward to the new year.

Back in the factory this morning for the first time in a while. Good to see the 2012 car coming along nicely! #F1

Phil_Kennard Phil_Kennard

7. It's going to be an epic amount raised by the end of the year. Well done UBS and well done all the runners!

Must take my running trainers to Brazil. UBS are donating $300 per lap to Make A Wish Foundation for the last RunThatTrack group run

CroftyF1 CroftyF1

8. I don't understand the technical words in F1, let alone in weather forecasts as well.

Heavy rain Tues-Weds at #Interlagos, then clearing to the standard convection set-up. Early #F1 forecast for Brazil - http://t.co/b9Sd58e2

radarguruf1 radarguruf1

9. Plenty of tweets on the Pedro to HRT news, and this is just one of them.

Interesting choice from HRT to take Pedro de la Rosa on board for 2012 - seems fashionable to go with experience over youth currently #F1

PhilDuncanF1 PhilDuncanF1

10. Oh, good, because I was worried you guys were going to be vague about this.

Just heard some amazing stories from some really amazing people about another amazing person for a feature in a brilliant magazine.

StrangAutosport StrangAutosport

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