Max Mosley accused of helping Michael Schumacher win 1994 championship

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Max Mosley has been accused of helping Michael Schumacher win the 1994 world championship by advising his Benetton team on how to handle a dispute with the FIA. Benetton were investigated by the FIA following the fuel rig fire that engulfed Schumacher’s team mate Jos Verstappen’s car in the German Grand Prix. The FIA accused … Continue reading Max Mosley accused of helping Michael Schumacher win 1994 championship

Scott Dixon wins Indianapolis 500 from Vitor Meira and Marco Andretti

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Scott Dixon started on pole position, and he won the race, but there was plenty of action in between. His Target Ganassi team mate Dan Wheldon made the early running but dropped back with handling problems and ended the race in a lowly twelfth. Alex Lloyd, making his first start, spun coming off the final … Continue reading Scott Dixon wins Indianapolis 500 from Vitor Meira and Marco Andretti

Video: Kimi Raikkonen hits Adrian Sutil and denies Force India a points finish

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

It’s hard to pick a single highlight from an action-packed Monaco Grand Prix. But one of the most astonishing moments of the race was Kimi Raikkonen’s late collision with Adrian Sutil. The Force India driver had performed brilliantly up until that moment, never putting a wheel wide and lapping quickly. The team were poised to … Continue reading Video: Kimi Raikkonen hits Adrian Sutil and denies Force India a points finish

Monaco Grand Prix: thoughts on the start, the strategies and the weather

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Ferrari have the Monaco Grand Prix as good as won before the start has even been given on tomorrow’s race, right? Certainly from a statistical point of view it’s highly unlikely that the chasing pack will be able to disrupt Felipe Massa and Kimi Raikkonen and the battle for victory is likely to be an … Continue reading Monaco Grand Prix: thoughts on the start, the strategies and the weather

2008 Monaco GP qualifying: Ferrari shock McLaren with front row lock-out

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

A front-row lockout by Felipe Massa and Kimi Raikkonen gave Ferrari their best chance of breaking their six-year losing streak at Monaco. The red team seemed just as surprised to be on the front row of the grid as Lewis Hamilton did at being bumped back to third. A mere 0.052s covered the top three … Continue reading 2008 Monaco GP qualifying: Ferrari shock McLaren with front row lock-out

2008 Monaco Grand Prix predictions

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Last year’s Monaco Grand Prix was all about best buddies Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton headed the practice times yesterday, but Alonso will have his work cut out to notch up a third consecutive Monte-Carlo victory. Who will win F1’s most prestigious race? Read my prediction and make your own below…

What F1 can learn from NASCAR II

Posted on | Author Robert McKay

Regular F1 Fanatic commenter Robert McKay has written a guest article looking at what F1 can learn from NASCAR – a subject we’ve looked at here before. Here’s his take on America’s favourite motor sport. I?ve recently started watching Sky?s NASCAR coverage. Readers of Keith?s other blog, Maximum Motorsport, will know he?s a bit annoyed … Continue reading What F1 can learn from NASCAR II