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Lucas di Grassi poised to take Renault seat off Nelson Piquet Jnr for 2009 30th September 2008, 18:36

New rumours on the 2009 F1 driver market suggest Nelson Piquet Jnr will be dropped by Renault at the end of the year. But Brazilian F1 fans need not despair as Piquet’s countryman Lucas di Grassi is being lined up to replace him. Renault is offering Piquet to Toro Rosso according to Autosport – might […]

Should F1 hold more night races?

The first ever F1 race held at night went very well at Singapore. None of the pre-event concerns over the use of artificial light came to pass. Bernie Ecclestone is keen for F1 to have more night races in the future. He’s urging the Japanese to hold their event as a night race. Malaysia had […]

800 F1 Grands Prix in numbers

The Singapore Grand Prix marked the 800th round of the F1 world championship. Here?s a breakdown of which countries and teams have won the most races and loads more statistics and facts to do with this landmark race.

Williams fans at 500th GP show (Video)

The Williams F1 team holds live Grand Prix screenings in its conference centre for fans. For a fee, fans can watch the race, hear live updates from the team at the track, and see the team’s museum of race cars, which isn’t usually open to the public. Here’s a short video about the Italian Grand […]