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A new answer to the points argument 17th May 2006, 20:03

It’s easy to whinge about the Formula One points system – but it’s a lot harder to come up with a viable alternative that’s a bit more persuasive than just ?????ǣlet’s go back to how it was.?????? But what if we did away with points altogether? Why not just give the championship title to the […]

F1 is #4 in US motor sport

A survey by ESPN has revealed the extent of Formula One’s struggle to capture the imagination of American sports fans. It ranked fourth out of all motor sports in a popularity poll. Top was NASCAR with three-fifths of the vote (59.5%), followed by NHRA drag racing (13.4%) and motorcycle racing (9.7%). Only 6.3% of fans […]