Renault’s 3-seat F1 car in Russia (pictures)

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Renault face the wrath of the FIA shortly but for the time being they’re still out there spreading the F1 gospel in distant lands it hasn’t reached yet. This weekend Romain Grosjean and Adam Khan visited Sochi in Russia, which is hosting a major economic forum. I must confess I didn’t know Renault had a … Continue reading Renault’s 3-seat F1 car in Russia (pictures)

F1 links: Raikkonen tipped for McLaren

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

The 2010 F1 driver market rumours just get stranger. Now the Daily Mirror claims Kimi Raikkonen could return to McLaren to join Lewis Hamilton. Fact, fiction or total fantasy? Meanwhile Jaime Alguersuari continued his appearances in the World Series by Renault at the Nurburgring this weekend. But elsewhere in motor racing all eyes are still … Continue reading F1 links: Raikkonen tipped for McLaren

Singapore GP weather: storms and smog

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Several of the weather forecasts for the Singapore Grand Prix point out the chance of thunderstorms during the weekend. But we saw similar predictions before last year’s event and the five sessions went by without a drop of rain. Another atmospheric problem that could interfere with the race weekend is smog. Singapore’s air quality plunged … Continue reading Singapore GP weather: storms and smog

F1 links: Alonso will be at WMSC hearing

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

It’s been a quiet weekend for news so far, but there have been some small developments in the ‘Crashgate’ saga. Fernando Alonso will be appearing at Renault’s WMSC hearing on Monday. Meanwhile the boss of the Spansh motor sport federation has strongly criticised both Piquet and condemned the FIA for offering Piquet Jnr immunity. FIA … Continue reading F1 links: Alonso will be at WMSC hearing