2001: Easter Mudbath
When the authorities tried to switch the date of the Grand Prix from the traditional July, David Coulthard won in the rain and the mud. This was an experiment that was only tried once, although in its early years it had been held as late as October.
2002-2004: Deutschland (and Italy) Uber Alles
Michael Schumacher was the maestro not just in terms of skill, but also consistency. He trounced the field to clock up three consecutive wins for Ferrari.
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