17th October 2007, 11:00 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Soapbox: Why Kimi Raikkonen should be champion 17th October 2007, 11:00

It’s the final part of our series looking at the three championship contenders heading into the final rounds. Today, Christine Blachford from Sidepodcast argues for Kimi Raikkonen We’ve already had the arguments for Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso. Now read why Christine’s rooting for Raikkonen…

Lewis Hamilton fans ‘racist’ (updated)

Spanish motor sport federation head Carlos Gracia had this to say about the popularity of Lewis Hamilton among British F1 fans, speaking in Spanish newspaper El Publico: It is perfectly normal for a British team and British fans wanting to succeed in formula one but it is ironic that the racists in England are having […]

Video: F1 title deciders

Another chapter of F1 history will be written this weekend. Will it be a glorious celebration of a worthy champion? Or yet another of F1’s sensational championship controversies? Here’s a collection of 17 of the most memorable F1 title deciders on video – with the original commentaries where possible – from Fangio to Alonso…

The Ben Evans Column: I’d rather be Raikkonen

Over the weekend I found myself running through the various scenarios that could play out in Brazil on Sunday night. Obviously there is the boring maths bit, who needs to finish where to clinch what. But I was more interested in the different strategies that can be employed by the drivers. On reflection I concluded […]