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2008 Malaysian GP preview: the Ferrari fight back 18th March 2008, 21:00

Australia was an unmitigated disaster for Ferrari, and the Italian press left them in no doubt of that. Tuttosport said: “Raikkonen was a shadow of himself and Massa [was] inattentive. Not since 1992 has Ferrari started a season so badly.” They pointed out that it was the team’s first race without Jean Todt (who joined […]

2008 Malaysian GP preview: Lewis Hamilton vs Heikki Kovalainen

The inter-team battle between the McLaren drivers at Melbourne was spoiled by the appearance of the safety car. Instead of challenging Lewis Hamilton for the lead, team mate Heikki Kovalainen ended up scrapping for fourth place with Fernando Alonso. Will we see that battle re-joined in Sepang?

The Ben Evans column: A race worth getting up early for

F1 2008 started with a bang in Australia – and as a weekend did more to vindicate the views the armchair enthusiast (you and I) have held about F1 for a long time. Before the action even kicked off, I thought that Bernie Ecclestone?s comments demanding that Australia move to a night time race to […]

2008 Malaysian Grand Prix on F1Fanatic

Here are the ways you can follow the 2008 Malaysian Grand Prix on F1Fanatic.co.uk – including the popular new F1Fanatic Live Blog plus a few changes to the usual line-up: