Saturday, November 24, 2012


Here's an interesting piece about the NGO I volunteered at in 2011.

Saturday, November 17, 2012

2012 Formula 1 Airtel Indian Grand Prix, October 28, 2012

Qualifying crowd (October 27, 2012)

Lamborghini Aventador. $700,000 in India

Support race

Drivers' parade

Drivers' parade

Fernando Alonso fans

Highly modified Merc

Lap 1

P1 Sebastien Vettel Sebastian Vettel (qualified 1st, finished 1st); P2 Mark Webber (qualified 2nd, finished 3rd); P3 (inside) Lewis Hamilton (qualified 3rd, finished 4th); P4 (outside) Jenson Button (qualified 4th, finished 5th); P5 Fernando Alonso (qualified 5th, finished 2nd); P6 Filipe Massa (qualified 6th, finished 6th).

Lap 1

P6 Filipe Massa; P7 Kimi Räikkönen (qualified 7th, finished 7th); P8 Sergio Pérez (qualified 8th; retired); P9 (inside) Nico Hülkenberg (qualified 12th, finished 8th); P10 (outside) Pastor Maldonado (qualified 9th, finished 16th); P11 Nico Rosberg (qualified 10th, finished 11th); P12 Bruno Senna (qualified 13th, finished 10th) 

Lap 1

P9 (inside) Nico Hülkenberg; P10 (outside) Pastor Maldonado; P11 Nico Rosberg; P12 (outside) Bruno Senna; P13 (inside) Romain Grosjean (qualified 11th, finished 9th) P14 (inside) Paul di Resta (qualified 16th, finished 12th); P15 (outside) Kamui Kobayashi (qualified 17th, finished 14th); Daniel Ricciardo (qualified 15th, finished 13th).

Lap 1

P16 Pedro de la Rosa (qualified 22nd, regired); P17 Heikki Kovalainen (qualifed 20th, finished 18th); P18 (inside) Charles Pic (qualified 24th, finished 19th); P19 Timo Glock (qualified 21st, finished 20th); P20 Vitaly Petrov (qualified 19th, finished 17th)

Lap 1

P21 Narain Karthikeyan (qualified 23rd, finished 21st); P22 Charles Pic (qualified 24th, finished 19th)

Lap 1

P23 Jean-Éric Vergne (qualified 18, finished 15th)

Lap 1

P24: Michael Schumacher (qualified 14th, finished 22nd)

Lap 43

Pedro de la Rosa (brake failure)

JCB (did not qualify)

Near the end

Victory lap

Fernando Alonso (finished 2nd); Sebastian Vettel (finished 1st)

Nico Hülkenberg Ran out of fuel after finishing 8th