Is this Ferrari’s 2010 livery?

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Spanish newspaper Marca claims to have exclusive illustrations of Ferrari’s 2010 Ferrari. See here for pictures of the design. The livery shows a heavy presence for Santander as expected. But the front and rear wings are white, even though Santander’s corporate colours are white text on a red background. I’ve contacted Ferrari to find out … Continue reading Is this Ferrari’s 2010 livery?

YouTube starts broadcasting live sport, but will F1 ever get on board?

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

YouTube has signed its first deal to broadcast sport live on the internet. Its contract with the Indian Premier League has surprised media analysts because it allows YouTube to stream live coverage in every country including those where TV deals for the IPL are already in place (apart from the USA). F1 rights holders FOA … Continue reading YouTube starts broadcasting live sport, but will F1 ever get on board?

Buemi’s ice-capade abandoned (Pictures)

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Sebastien Buemi didn’t get to drive his Red Bull on ice after all. The team had to abandon its “Frozen One” event near the Circuit Gilles Villeneuve because it wasn’t quite frozen enough. However the team were able to do some photography with the car in uncharacteristically icy surroundings. Have a look at the results … Continue reading Buemi’s ice-capade abandoned (Pictures)

Rossi tests Ferrari at Barcelona (Pictures)

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Valentino Rossi has finished the first day of his test in a Ferrari F1 car at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona. Because of testing restrictions Rossi cannot use a current model, so he is driving a 2008-specification Ferrari F2008 supplied by Corse Clienti and using GP2 tyres. His distinctive number 46 is emblazoned on … Continue reading Rossi tests Ferrari at Barcelona (Pictures)

Harlow explains refuelling ban challenges

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Force India chief race engineer Dominic Harlow reckons the ban on in-race refuelling in 2010 will make driver skill more important. Harlow added that tackling wet weather races with heavy fuel tanks will be especially challenging: In wet conditions the extra weight of the cars will be another interesting factor, and will probably accentuate the … Continue reading Harlow explains refuelling ban challenges

Schumacher: “We want to win the titles”

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Michael Schumacher says he and the Mercedes Grand Prix team are aiming to win both championships this year. In an interview on his official website Schumacher said: The constellation we have here is pretty unique – with Ross and his world championship winning team, with the know-how of Mercedes, with the best engine at the … Continue reading Schumacher: “We want to win the titles”