Setting the scene for Brazil

Setting the scene for Brazil

The climax of a close and exciting F1 season is nearly here. Edd Straw looks at how Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso are preparing for their final 2012 showdown in Brazil

Twenty-four drivers should start the Brazilian Grand Prix, but to the watching world there may as well only be two of them on the grid. This weekend is all about Sebastian Vettel versus Fernando Alonso.

Inevitably, they were summoned to the traditional Thursday press conference. Accordingly, there were very few questions from the floor not directed to the pair. And those that were aimed at Michael Schumacher, Felipe Massa and Lewis Hamilton were very often relating to the imminent world title showdown.

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