Indianapolis to axe banking from F1 circuit?

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Changes to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway road circuit to make it suitable for Moto GP could see the removal of the famous banked final turn. The Speedway has proposed changes to the latter part of the road track, currently only used by Formula One for racing, so that motorbike racers would not have to negotiate … Continue reading Indianapolis to axe banking from F1 circuit?

Santander to be British Grand Prix title sponsor

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Banco Santander will replace Foster’s Lager as the title sponsor of the British Grand Prix this year in a ??6 million deal. Santander bought British building society Abbey (formerly Abbey National) in 2005 but look set to drop that brand name. They are also sponsoring McLaren-Mercedes under the Santander name in a five-year deal starting … Continue reading Santander to be British Grand Prix title sponsor

F1 2007 Preview: Will you miss Michael?

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Thirteen years after he won his first world championship, the Michael Schumacher Show has been cancelled. Many had grown bored of the ceaseless dominance of Schumacher and the Ferrari victory machine. But not his legion of fans, who may struggle to transfer their affections onto another driver. Will you miss Michael Schumacher in 2007? Or … Continue reading F1 2007 Preview: Will you miss Michael?