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BMW debut updated F1.09 (pictures) 25th September 2009, 20:51

BMW have brought their biggest update of the year so far for the F1.09 to the Singapore Grand Prix. The modified car includes a revised front wing similar to that introduced by Force India at Valencia, before the team’s upswing in performance.

Renault and Brawn’s new liveries

While Renault hastily peeled off their ING and Mutua Madrilena stickers, a few garages up Brawn were applying fresh Canon decals to their BGP 001s.

It’s predictions-o’clock! Name the Singapore GP pole sitter and podium

Just four rounds left in the ultra-close F1 Fanatic predictions championship. Join in with hundreds of players by predicting who you think will take pole position at Singapore, and who will be the top three finishers in the race.

Singapore Grand Prix practice 2 live blog

Review the Singapore Grand Prix free practice 2 live blog below.

Singapore Grand Prix practice 1 live blog

Review the Singapore Grand Prix live blog below.

Witness X ‘was Alan Permane’

Has the mystery of who was Renault’s ‘Witness X’ been solved? According to this morning’s “Daily Mail” the team’s chief race engineer Alan Permane was the fourth witness who provided incriminating evidence to the FIA: Alan Permane was Witness X, the Renault employee whose crucial evidence contributed to Briatore?s conviction. Meanwhile, the team has revealed […]

19 races is too few, not too many

After the 2010 F1 calendar was announced I was surprised to see the poor reception it got from some F1 journalists. Ed Gorman of The Times complained: In my view that is too long and about two races too many. I couldn’t disagree more. I say a bigger calendar is a better one.