1st May 2008, 21:22 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

F1 blogs review: Senna, 14 years on 1st May 2008, 21:22

Here’s some of the best stuff I came across on the F1 blogs including two great articles on Ayrton Senna, today being the 14th anniversary of his death. Plus rumours on Kimi Raikkonen’s retirement, F1 in 2009, and Danica Patrick.

Should British F3 and the BTCC join forces?

I have mixed feelings about the news the British Formula Three championship is considering uniting on the same bill as the British Touring Car Championship. I enjoy both series very much, but I wonder if both on the same card would be too much of a good thing?

Analysis: F1 team mates in qualifying

Thanks to D Winn and David Watkins who sent in further analysis of how each team’s drivers compare against each other in each part of qualifying, in response to yesterday’s comparison of team mates so far this year. If you want to contribute an article to F1Fanatic, have a look at the guest post section. […]

Video: the safety car rules danger

There’s been an excellent discussion in the post on Nick Heidfeld’s misfortune in the Spanish Grand Prix about how the problematic safety car rules might be fixed. Part of the difficulty in finding a solution is how to safely slow down a pack of racing cars when the safety car is deployed. This video shows […]

Video: 2008 Spanish Grand Prix review

How did Heikki Kovalainen’s McLaren stand up to his 140mph crash in the Spanish Grand Prix? This week’s F1 review video explains what makes F1 cockpits so strong.

Amazon F1 books chart: April 2008

Amazon.co.uk Widgets Here are the ten most popular F1 books on Amazon last month. Find out which ones you should buy, and which ones you should avoid…