21st April 2010, 18:00 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

A step forward in stewarding – so far 21st April 2010, 18:00

The standards of refereeing in Formula 1 has been a hotly-disputed topic in recent years after a catalogue of controversial judgements. For the first time this year experienced racing drivers have been brought in to advise the stewards. At the same time, the role of permanent steward previously occupied by Alan Donnelly has been abolished. […]

Sunday in Shanghai – a fans’ view of the 2010 Chinese Grand Prix

Jeremy Sedley made the trip from Australia to Shanghai and watched a thrilling Chinese Grand Prix. Read his experience of visiting the Chinese round of the world championship and his thoughts on how successful F1 has been in attracting fans to the race.

25 years since Ayrton Senna’s first F1 win at Estoril

Today is the 25 anniversary of Ayrton Senna’s first win in Formula 1. Despite atrocious conditions, which F1 cars would not be allowed to race in today, the Brazilian dominated and won by more than a minute.

F1 Fanatic round-up: 21/4/2010

With two-and-a-half weeks between now and the next race I’ve been planning what content is going to be up on the site between now and then. If you have any suggestions, please make them in the comments. Here’s the Wednesday round-up: Links Formula 1 stewards must be tougher, says Martin Brundle (BBC) “But the subsequent […]