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Season’s greetings from F1 Fanatic 25th December 2009, 1:00

I’m away celebrating Christmas with my family today. Whatever you’re celebrating at the moment (if anything) I hope you have a fantastic time and a great 2010. Thanks very much to IDR who created the video above!

F1 Fanatic home page redesign 24th December 2009, 10:39

As promised, here’s an early look at the next version of the F1 Fanatic home page. The two most important aims for the new version of the home page are: To make it lighter and, therefore, load more quickly To make it easier to see the latest stories Please let me know what you think […]

USF1 starts YouTube channel

YouTube CEO Chad Hurley joined USF1 back in August but until now we’ve not seen much in the way of what that means for the team. There was talk of how USF1 would open up to fans in new ways using technologies like YouTube. That took a step closer to reality today as the team […]

Vote for the best pass of 2009

Who pulled off the best overtaking move of 2009? These top ten choices have been whittled down from dozens of suggestions made by F1 Fanatic readers. If you’re mind’s already made up cast your vote now, or see below for the best arguments in favour of each of them and videos of the passes.

Short odds on Schumacher for 2010 F1 title 23rd December 2009, 11:26

Michael Schumacher only announced his F1 comeback a few minutes ago but already bookmakers are giving him short odds to win the championship next year. Paddy Power and Bet365 already have him at 5/1 to win the championship – much shorter odds than team mate Nico Rosberg, who’s at 10/1. William Hill have Schumacher at […]

Is Schumacher right to return? (Poll)

Michael Schumacher’s surprise return to F1 raises a lot of questions. But the most telling one is this: why would the world’s most successful F1 driver risk his mammoth achievements on a comeback to a sport that has changed much in the three years since he left?

Official: Schumacher to make F1 return

Michael Schumacher will return to F1 for Mercedes Grand Prix in 2010. It will be four years since Schumacher last raced in Formula 1 for Ferrari.

Schumacher-Mercedes deal “imminent”

Michael Schumacher’sF1 career in pictures Update: Official: Schumacher to make F1 return Michael Schumacher could be about to confirm an astonishing return to F1 in 2010. The BBC claims details of his comeback for Mercedes alongside Nico Rosberg will shortly be made official, although his official spokesperson Sabine Kehm is not confirming them at the […]

Think the new F1 points system is weird? We’ve seen much stranger 22nd December 2009, 7:00

Every F1 points system from 1950 to 2010 with all the Formula 1 points rules explained.

F1 gets internet coverage in USA 21st December 2009, 23:56

Speed TV has confirmed a new deal to broadcast F1 live in America – including the first deal to show official Formula 1 video online in the USA. A statement from the channel said: Speed will continue to offer its long-running live coverage of the FIA Formula One World Championship, including live coverage of qualifying […]