F1 links: BWin tipped for Brawn deal

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Interesting Stuff 2009-03-09

"F1Fanatic.co.uk seems fairly impressed" Quote from Mark S about the BBC's F1 site made it onto the BBC Internet Blog. Nice one Mark!

Brawn to get backing from bwin?

"The new Brawn GP team is reported to have landed funding from the Austrian online betting company Bwin Interactive Entertainment."

Bullish Trulli predicts massive year for Toyota

Jarno Trulli: “Slicks can be an advantage for me because on grooved tyres I had some problems, especially with front graining, which I really didn’t like.”

A load of rubbish

A comment thread worth getting into.

Button: It feels like a fresh start

Jenson Button: "It's also a beautiful car, which is difficult to say with these wings, but this is definitely a beautiful car."

Martin Brundle

Martin's Brundle's official site – I hadn't seen it until it was posted here by Spoonbrains.

Still tripping down memory lane

"While I was surfing the F1 forums and whatnot trying to make our plans that year I discovered that there would be driver autograph sessions on Thursday, during pit walkabout. Driver. Autograph. Sessions. Oh. My. God. One of the drivers scheduled to participate was the lovely and talented Fernando Alonso. I love him. Needless to say, this was now priority number one for the weekend."

Q&A with James Key – We are pretty encouraged

James Key: "We need to learn more about the tyres and we’ve got a few new bits to put on the car as well. We are starting a bit later, so we’ve had to compress our programme a bit."

Interview with Rosberg & Nakajima

Kazuki Nakajima: "We have all the tracks loaded into our simulator so I’m currently spending a lot of time on it preparing for Australia and Malaysia, which is great to be able to do. There was a bit of work done to it over the winter to adjust for the new rules, but now it is almost identical to the car on the track so I’m using it for set-ups and race simulations."

These are links I’ve bookmarked using Delicious. You can see my Delicious profile here.