2010 February 26 archive

Mercedes SLS AMG to lead the pack as new F1 safety car in 2010 (Pictures) 26th February 2010, 22:48

F1 is to get a new safety car in 2010. Mercedes are to use their flagship SLS AMG sports car to lead the field when the track is neutralised during races this year. The company, which has supplied F1′s safety cars since 1996, has also used Michael Schumacher to promote the car in a video […]

F1 testing pictures: February 26th

Another busy day at Barcelona as the teams logged hundreds of laps at the Circuit de Catalunya. See below for pictures from today’s test.

Join our live blogging team for 2010

The ever-popular F1 Fanatic live blogs will return for every practice session, qualifying hour and Grand Prix this year. We’re looking for volunteers to help moderate and run the sessions. Each session is typically supported by around half-a-dozen moderators who put comments live, run polls and generally keep the sessions running smoothly. You don’t need […]

Sauber supporting Esteban Gutierrez

Pictures: Esteban Gutierreztesting for BMW Mexican driver Esteban Gutierrez will enjoy the backing of the Sauber team in 2010. Gutierrez, 18, will attend Grand Prix with the team and be able to join in meetings and listen in on team radio. Sauber do not have a third driver for the 2010 season yet and this […]

2010 F1 testing live: 26th February

It’s day two at Barcelona and Fernando Alonso is among the drivers finishing off their planned test programmes ahead of the first race of 2010. Join us and follow testing as it happens below.

F1 Fanatic round-up: 26/2/2010

We’ve now had 4,000 votes in the ‘three-car teams’ poll and I think it’s far to say there’s not much interest in Ferrari’s plan… It’s the second of the Barcelona test today. I’ll be flying out there myself later so there might be a shortage of updates from me in the afternoon but look out […]