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GP2 Silverstone & Indy Car Watkins Glen race reports and results 6th July 2008, 23:15

Read the reports from the GP2 Silverstone races and the Indy Car race at Watkins Glen on Maximum Motorsport: GP2 Feature: Giorgio Pantano wins again in gripping Silverstone race GP2 Sprint: Bruno Senna masters wet conditions to win at Silverstone Indy Car: Ryan Hunter-Reay takes maiden win at Watkins Glen

Ryan Hunter-Reay takes maiden win at Watins Glen (Indy Car)

Ryan Hunter-Reay scored a surprise maiden win at Watkins Glen in a surprising conclusion to the race at the New York circuit. Ryan Briscoe and Scott Dixon led much of the race but Darren Manning and Hunter-Reay used an alternate pit strategy to hit the front. That paid off after a spate of full-course yellows […]

British Grand Prix 2008: Lewis Hamilton scores home win as Ferrari flounder

Lewis Hamilton won a thrilling British Grand Prix at Silverstone as McLaren capitalised on a strategic blunder by Ferrari. McLaren called the changing conditions perfectly while Ferrari got their strategy badly wrong for Kimi Raikkonen, leaving him to battle his way up to fourth. Hamilton’s win sets up a three-way tie at the top of […]

British Grand Prix drivers’ and constructors’ championship standings

Here are the standings after the British Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton, Kimi Raikkonen and Felipe Massa are in a three-way tie for the lead of the drivers’ championship on 48 points, with Robert Kubica just two more behind. Meanwhile Toyota move up to fourth in the constructors’ championship, ahead of Red Bull.

British Grand Prix: rate the race

British Grand Prix live blog

Join in the British Grand Prix final practice live blog below. There has been rain at Silverstone ahead of th race and the track was still wet an hour before the start. Here are some links to where you can find live F1 video (if you’ve found any new places to watch F1 live online, […]

Bruno Senna masters wet conditions to win at Silverstone (GP2)

It’s a shame that Bruno Senna’s every move in motor racing evokes parallels with his uncle. But his victory at a soaking wet Silverstone in today’s GP2 race brought back strong memories of Ayrton Senna’s triumph in similar conditions at the same track 20 years earlier. Luca Filippi started from pole position courtesy of his […]

Was McLaren’s $100m fine illegal?

An article in today’s Independent on Sunday alleges the $100m fine given to McLaren by the FIA last year was illegal. According to the story: Not everyone who voted on the fine may have been authorised to do so. According to Article 14 of the FIA statutes, the WMSC “shall consist of … a total […]

Pictures: Friday at Silverstone

Here are a selection of photographs I took at Priory bend on Friday at Silverstone.

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