Plus McLaren and Williams stay quiet over rumours that part of their teams are to be sold. And who is Robert Kubica’s favourite sports person? It’s not a racing driver…
Read the full F1 news round-up below.
Honda pull out of ITV-F1 sponsorship – Honda will not sponsor the idents on ITV’s F1 coverage as of next year – is this a hint they’re dropping their green marketing agenda? Or is it a reflection of the fact that they haven’t got Britain most popular F1 driver any more?
New team principal holds key to Jenson Button and Honda’s success – Button eyes more wins, but not until next year.
The winds of change – Thoughts on how the FIA can police restrictions in wind tunnel use by F1 teams.
Head of BMW tells FIA not to meddle with teams – Mario Theissen wants no more restrictions on F1 design and development.
The world of the budget cap – Restricting teams’ expenditure in F1 might not be so hard.
F1 engine freeze set to be shortened – Teams headed for compromise five-year engine freeze instead of ten years.
Klien, Schumacher to DTM? – Could Ralf Schumacher and Christian Klien be the next ex-F1 driver to enter the German Touring Car Championship? Two-time F1 champion Mika Hakkinen recently left the series which Jean Alesi and Heinz-Harald Frentzen also raced in.
Donnelly calls for more F1 teams – Ex-Lotus driver Martin Donnelly makes the smart point that simply having more teams in the sport would be good for F1.
Massa: Lewis is a choker – Felipe Massa has a go at Lewis Hamilton.
Search for new Lewis Hamilton – Karting tournament to find new young British racers.
Glock ticks right boxes and spluttering Toyota raise the stakes – GP2 champion Timo Glock plays down comparisons with Lewis Hamilton.
BIC prepares for its fifth F1 Grand Prix and looks back on achievements – The Bahrain International Circuit will hold its fifth Grand Prix this year.
Mercedes coy on McLaren share report – Is the three-pointed star going to take over McLaren?
Investment company thought to have taken 30% stake in Williams – Another British F1 team might be changing hands.
Kubica takes cue from O’Sullivan – Robert Kubica’s favourite sports person is a snooker player.
Racing team hopes for F1 glory – Annual F1 in schools competition gets underway.
Why F1 is not impossible for David Richards – Grandprix.com argues that the Prodrive boss should enter an Aston Martin team.
Force India F1 team – In case you haven’t seen the new website for the team have a look at it now. I particularly like the links to F1 blogs including this very site – thanks guys!