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Wet and wild 11th September 2005, 19:49

In a world where a spot of rain brings tennis or the cricket to a halt, it is amazing that racing continues in all conditions. Today’s Belgian Grand Prix was a shining example of the perils of wet weather and changing track conditions as the drivers grappled with a slowly drying track. From club racers […]

Red Bull Light

The Minardi name is set to bow out after 21 years and, by this season’s end, 340 Grands Prix. The new owners are Red Bull, who will add a second Grand Prix team to their portfolio, and potentially cause another dramatic shift in F1′s political landscape. Since the conclusion of hostilities following the Indianapolis farce […]

Belgian Grand Prix 2005 Review

Kimi Raikkonen took his sixth win of 2005, but Fernando Alonso was right there once again, notching up fifth second-place of the year and needing only six more points to become the youngest ever World Driver’s Champion. The Belgian Grand Prix offered McLaren every opportunity to bring Raikkonen home in first place with a good […]