Mercedes drivers Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg made an appearance in Kuala Lumpur today on behalf of the team’s title sponsor Petronas. Along with third driver Nick Heidfeld the drivers entertained fans in Kuala Lumpur with a current-generation F1 car as well as a classic Mercedes W196. See below for pictures.
Sidepod-mounted wing mirrors are to be banned from the Chinese Grand Prix, according to Autosport. The teams will be required on safety grounds to fit the mirrors in a position where drivers can see them more easily following complaints over sidepod-mounted mirrors being too hard to see due to vibrations. Six teams used the mirrors … Continue reading Sidepod mirrors banned from next race
Have all the important information for this weekend?óÔé¼Ôäós Malaysian Grand Prix at your fingertips with the F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme. It includes a video lap of the Sepang circuit and all the data you need on the track, this weekend’s race and of course the F1 Fanatic Live Blogs.
Fairuz Fauzy will make his first appearance in an official F1 practice session at Sepang this weekend. The Malaysian driver will take over Heikki Kovalainen’s car in the first practice session for the Malaysian Grand Prix tomorrow. Fauzy, the Malaysian-owned team’s third driver, will hand the car back to Kovalainen for second practice. Race drivers … Continue reading Fauzy gets Lotus F1 debut on coin toss
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It’s April the first so if you see any unlikely-looking F1 headlines you know why… Links Put your money on Michael Schumacher walking away early (The Times) Just two races in and already some people are writing off Schumacher. Korean International Circuit Tickets are now on sale for the new race on the 2010 calendar, … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 1/4/2010