Plus Michael Schumacher’s final Ferrari sold, great F1 quotes and a lot of ranting.
F1Fanatic’s Post of the Week
It’s not often you hear from someone who’s actually driven an F1 car – which makes this fascinating post worth reading. This lucky blogger got to try out Eddie Irvine’s 2000 Jaguar at the ex-F1 venue Anderstorp in Sweden.
Pardon me while I collapse on the floor, foaming at the mouth in a fit of jealousy.
More F1 in the blogs
Formula One Quotable Quotes I – Ayrton Senna – Rediscover Formula 1 kick off a new series on their favourite F1 quotes.
There’s no business like F1 – Are current driver salaries sustainable?
Hamilton will set ‘new standards’ – Is Lewis Hamilton the next step in ‘driver professionalism’ beyond Michael Schumacher? With only four races to his name it’s surely to early to say.
Formula 1 Blues – A Kimi Raikkonen fan is jaded at his favourite driver’s switch to Ferrari.
F1 cars net $6m at Ferrari auction – Michael Schumacher’s 2006 248 F1 was among the cars on sale.
Hope you’re all happy now – Qwerty at the Motor Racing Journal is vehemently opposed to Max Mosley’s latest plans for F1 – that’s the ones with the 2.2 litre V6 turbo engines that last for five races, etc…
Insert rant here – More ranting! This time, quite unusually, why the driver-facing camera on some F1 cars is rubbish. Can’t say I’m too worked up about that one myself.
F1 ING “index”…Monaco GP preview – Surely one of the strangest and worst-executed F1 promos I’ve ever seen, dug up by Slot Car News.
Branding is priceless – Another Singaporean hotly anticipating his country’s first Grand Prix.