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Your favourite Silverstone memory 18th June 2009, 20:10

The British Grand Prix this weekend is set to be the last at Silverstone. I’m going to be doing an interview for BBC Radio 5 for their Sunday programming about the track’s final Grand Prix, and they want to talk about people’s memories of F1 at Silverstone. So, what’s your favourite Silverstone moment? Have you […]

Jenson Button to use fan’s helmet design

Jenson Button is using a special helmet for this weekend’s British Grand Prix. It was designed by Bernie Zohl, a fan whose ‘Push the Button’ theme won a competition run by the Brawn team. More F1 drivers’ helmets 2009 F1 drivers helmets (Pictures) Sebastian Vettel using new helmet in 2009 Vettel?s special helmet (Pictures) Another […]

F1 links: Mosley offers more concessions

Slowly, signs are emerging that the FIA and FOTA might reach a compromise. The teams have proposed their own version of the budget cap, to which Mosley has replied offering concessions in other areas including, significantly, the rules by which the sport is governed. Might they finally crack a deal? Mosley outlines deal offer to […]

Saturday with Ferrari

I’ve had a very exciting offer to spend the Saturday of the British Grand Prix with Ferrari. I’ll be watching the practice and qualifying sessions and having a tour of the paddock and Ferrari garage. And, of course, doing everything I can to grab five minutes with someone from the team… I had a similar […]

Going to the British Grand Prix? Read these tips from fans who’ve been…

We’ve had hundreds of responses from F1 fans who’ve been to the British Grand Prix at Silverstone and have loads of advice and experience to share. Whether you need to know when to get there, what to take, or where to watch from, we’ve got loads of ideas and tips to help you out:

Jenson Button’s career in video (Part 2)

F1 Fanatic guest writer Journeyer concludes his look at the career of championship leader Jenson Button. Jenson Button struggled to find some traction for his F1 career at first, being inconsistent in his first few years. But he soon began to show genuine potential, and he made the most of whatever opportunites he had to […]