22nd March 2010, 22:24 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Should blue flags be banned? (Poll) 22nd March 2010, 22:24

I mentioned the other day that I thought one way to improve racing in F1 would be to get rid of blue flags during races, which force cars that are about to be lapped to get out of the leaders’ way. There were some strong opinions for and against the idea, so I thought it […]

Alonso gets Maserati GranCabrio (Pictures)

Ah, the perks of being a Ferrari driver. At Renault, Fernando Alonso used to drive a Megane. Now he’s joined the Scuderia he can have something a tad more elegant. As Ferrari and Maserati share the same owner, Fiat, Alonso has opted for this Maserati GranCabrio, finished to his specification in Grigio Granito (grey) with […]

2010 Australian Grand Prix preview

Can Fernando Alonso bolster his championship lead with another win at Melbourne? Might Mark Webber finally get on the podium or even win his home Grand Prix? F1 heads into the first double-header event of the season with the Australian Grand Prix at Melbourne followed by the trip to Sepang for next week’s Malaysian Grand […]

Low chance of rain at Melbourne

We haven’t had a wet Australian Grand Prix since the event moved to Melbourne in 1996 and it looks set to stay that way for the 15th F1 race at the Albert Park track this weekend. There is only a slight chance of rain during the race according to the Australian Government Bureau of Meterology, […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 22/3/2010

Later today we’ll begin the build-up to round two of the 2010 F1 season with our Australian Grand Prix preview. In the meantime, here’s the daily round-up: Links Hamilton: Red Bull has big advantage (Autosport) Lewis Hamilton: “The Red Bull is ridiculously faster than anyone else’s car. It’s insane. The downforce they had on their […]