F1 in the news 39: No Lewis Hamilton edition

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Spanish Grand Prix, Barcelona, start, 2007Lewis Hamilton’s rise to power in F1 has been stunning this year, but many are finding the media sensationalism a bit much to handle.

So here’s our antidote – Ten top stories from the press looking at other aspects of F1.

New car looms from McLaren F1 creator – Ex-Brabham and McLaren designer Gordon Murray to build an ultra-efficient road car?

Paying to play in F1 – How much does it cost to get started in motor racing? If you’ve not read this sort of article before you’re likely to wince in pain…

Tobacco trooper smokes out illegal F1 memorabilia – Tobacco advertising restrictions are ruining the trade in motor sport collectibles.

Massa reaps fast benefit as Schumacher becomes Svengali of the prancing horse – Michael Schumacher hasn’t strayed far from Formula 1.

F1 priest’s car-dodging days are over – Four years after he almost ruined the British Grand Prix at Silverstone a religious lunatic finally gets banned from sporting events.

A knighthood for Bernie? – Stranger things have happened.

Organisers looking to keep F1 in Indianapolis – Formula 1’s United States Grand Prix contract runs out this year. But where will it go next?

David Coulthard, Heikki Kovalainen, Giancarlo Fisichella, Barcelona, 2007“I’m excited about tomorrow” – Interview with David Coulthard.

F1 would be mega biz in India – Indian Grand Prix in 2009? They’ve got two years to get the track ready and they’re already behind on their Commonwealth Games plans so I’ll believe it when I see it.

The (McLaren) Empire Strikes Back – Another of Steve Matchett’s fantastic technical reviews, this time looking at McLaren.

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