-KERS

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Brawn GP’s Jenson Button has finally put us of suspense with his fifth place in Brazil. That wraps up the F1 Constructors Title for Brawn GP and the F1 Drivers Title for Jenson Button. It all looked decidedly dodgy after the damp qualifying where the conservative approach of sticking on full wet tyres for Qualifying […]

Read the full story: "Brawn and Button Crowned King of F1 2009 in Brazil"

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KERS assists three of the top four and Mercedes powers six of the top seven on the grid at Monza, only spoiled by Raikkonen’s Ferrari in third.

Read the full story: "Mercedes and KERS Rule with McLaren at Monza Qualifying"

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Hamilton expects KERS to give McLaren and Ferrari a good boost off the start line in Valencia allowing him to gain about 15 meters into turn one.

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McLaren will be trying out both options on Friday with Kovalainen running with KERS and Hamilton seeing how the car goes without it during practice one and practice two. There are not many hard braking areas where the KERS can be effectively recharged.

Read the full story: "Only Ferrari and McLaren use KERS at Silverstone"

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Excerpt: Of the four teams with KERS only McLaren and Ferrari will be using the system in Turkey. Renault and BMW will not be using it.

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At the Monaco Grand Prix Ferrari and McLaren both decided to use KERS and Renault and BMW decided against its use. Massa and Hamilton using KERS had the rear break away in the first qualifying session. Massa went on to qualify 5th and ended up 4th in the race. Hamilton damaged his car and after high expectations for a podium finish ended up 12th.

Read the full story: "Ferrari and McLaren use KERS in Monaco Grand Prix"

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The Double-decker diffuser gang take five of the eight points scoring places in Melbourne.

Read the full story: "Double-decker diffusers rule lacklustre KERS in Melbourne"