March 2010 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Sepang set for battle of the rain masters (2010 Malaysian Grand Prix preview) 31st March 2010, 17:06

Last year’s Malaysian Grand Prix was abandoned after heavy rain made racing impossible. More rain is expected throughout the weekend at Sepang this year. Whatever the weather Sebastian Vettel will be hungry for victory after leading but losing in the last two races. Can he finally win one this weekend?

Hamilton “on a mission” in Malaysia

McLaren managing director Jonathan Neale says the team accept they made a mistake with Lewis Hamilton’s race strategy at Melbourne but aren’t panicking into making any changes to how they decide race strategy. Speaking to the media on Wednesday he said: Both drivers are getting on very well with their new race engineers. As you […]

Malaysian Grand Prix TV & live blog times

Here are the details of the BBC’s live video coverage of the Malaysian Grand Prix and the F1 Fanatic live blogs which will take place during all five sessions this weekend. Unusually, they are splitting the coverage of the race across BBC One and BBC Two, because of some Easter-related programming on BBC One. Why […]

Red Bull rivals seek rules clarification to cut RB6′s qualifying advantage

Red Bull are the subject of much speculation over their suspension system, which rival teams believe get around the rules on ride height adjustment, allowing them to run different ride heights in qualifying and the race. Sebastian Vettel was on pole position for the first two races of the year and the team achieved their […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 31/3/2010

The Australian Grand Prix coverage is done and dusted but we’re straight into the next Grand Prix weekend as the teams are racing in Malaysia on Sunday. More on that later today – in the meantime here’s the daily round-up: Links Why Lewis Hamilton needs David Coulthard (Autocar) “Coulthard is right that Lewis needs a […]

2010 Australian Grand Prix – the complete F1 Fanatic review 30th March 2010, 17:24

Find all the F1 Fanatic Australian Grand Prix coverage in one place below ?ǣ from Friday practice to the post-race review.

Gaz wins Melbourne round but J-Canada leads the Predictions’ Championship

J-Canada edged into a narrow, three-point lead over Arpi_ in the Predictions’ Championship. But Gaz was the highest scorer in the second round of the competition and wins a copy of “The Lotus Story” four-disc DVD box set.

More rain expected at Sepang

The F1 teams move from Australia to Malaysia for this weekend’s race but it looks like they won’t escape the rain. Scattered thunderstorms are forecast throughout the Malaysian Grand Prix weekend. As we saw last year and in 2001, these can be heavy enough to stop the race. Last year the combination of a heavy […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 30/3/2010

Apologies to everyone who was looking forward to the Predicitons’ Championship results yesterday. Some problems with the site meant it didn’t get done, but I should have them done for you today. Here’s the Tuesday round-up: Links Should F1 be a drag race? (Motorsport) “There?s a very narrow view in F1. They need someone to […]

Australian GP team-by-team analysis 29th March 2010, 23:58

Fernando Alonso comfortably out-qualified Felipe Massa on Saturday but never looked likely to beat his team mate on race day. And while Vitantonio Liuzzi scored point for Force India for the second race in a row, Adrian Sutil seems to have better pace so far. Take a closer look at how each of the team […]