10th February 2010, 18:21 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Harder tyres for the Australian Grand Prix 10th February 2010, 18:21

Bridgestone will bring tyres one stage harder than those used at last year’s Australian Grand Prix when the teams return to the track this year. F1’s official tyre supplier has revealed the compounds that will be provided for the first three races of 2010: Circuit 2010 tyres 2009 tyres Bahrain Medium / Super Soft Medium […]

Fuel heavy car “like a bus” – Liuzzi

Vitantonio Liuzzi says the ban on refuelling in F1 this year means cars handle “like a bus” when their tanks are full. He drove the the Force India VJM03 for the first time today with both heavy and low fuel loads and said the difference between the two was “like a Lotus Elise and a […]

Di Resta to do 18 F1 practice sessions

Pictures: Paul di Resta’sForce India test Force India third driver Paul di Resta will drive in all bar one of this year’s first free practice sessions in 2010. He will take the place of team mates Adrian Sutil and Vitantonio Liuzzi in FP1 at alternate events for every race except for the Korean Grand Prix. […]

FIA confirms teams cannot miss races

The FIA has clarified the rules regarding teams missing races, after a series of reports that Campos and US F1 were going to skip the first three rounds of the championship. An FIA statement said: From a sporting and regulatory point of view, each Team that has registered for the Championship is obliged to take […]

F1 testing pictures: 10th February

Here’s the pictures I’ve taken at the first day of the the F1 test at Jerez.

Red Bull launch the RB6

Red Bull have revealed their 2010 F1 car, the RB6. Here are the first pictures of the new car.

2010 F1 testing live: 10th February

I’m at Jerez for the first day of this week’s four-day test session. Join us as we follow the test live which today will include the unveiling of the Red Bull RB6.