2nd March 2009, 23:38 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

F1 links: Honda rumours and overtaking 2nd March 2009, 23:38

‘Barrichello has deal with Honda’ "Rubens Barrichello has a new deal with Honda for 2009 and will be testing the car at Silverstone this week, GPUpdate.net has been informed. Chances of the popular Brazilian retaining his drive increased last week, with a management buyout of the team now looking more likely." Michael predicts much closer […]

Lola criticises Aston Martin over Le Mans publicity

Lola has issued a press release criticising Aston Martin for what Lola describes as ‘misrepresentation’ of its Le Mans effort: Following a number of inaccurate and misleading quotes given by the Aston Martin Chairman David Richards, regarding the supply of the Lola LMP1 chassis to Aston Martin Racing for this year?s Le Mans 24 Hours […]

Where the money goes in F1

A fearsome battle is brewing in F1 between Bernie Ecclestone – the man who has the biggest say in where money goes in the sport – and the teams, who want a bigger slice of F1′s revenues. Money is always a hot topic in F1 as too little of the enormous revenues the sport generated […]

2009 F1 testing: March 2nd (update: pictures added)

Testing continues today with eight F1 teams in action at Jerez. Yesterday a spate of red flags and brief rain show hindered the teams’ testing efforts – will things go more smoothly today?