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Branson heads Ecclestone on Rich List 25th April 2010, 19:42

Virgin boss Richard Branson has overtaken Bernie Ecclestone to become the richest Briton in F1, according to the Sunday Times Rich List. Branson’s personal wealth has been estimated at ??2.6bn this year, up ??1.4bn from last year as the end of the credit crunch has boosted Virgin’s revenues. He is 18th on the list. Eccletone, […]

Your questions: “F1 2010″, overtaking, pit lane penalties and more

I’ve left my inbox unattended far too long and it’s high time I rounded up a bunch of answers to readers’ questions. Today’s batch includes questions on the forthcoming Codemasters “F1 2010″ game, Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel’s Shanghai reprimands and how to hear radio commentary at the Spanish Grand Prux.

Coulthard 13th on DTM debut

David Coulthard finished 13th in his first race for Mercedes in the DTM. He started 17th on the grid behind fellow ex-F1 driver Ralf Schumacher, who’s in his third year in the German touring car series. Schumacher finished tenth in the season-opener at the Hockenheimring behind another former F1 driver, Markus Winkelhock, also in an […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 25/4/2010

I’ll be keeping an eye on the BTCC race from Rockingham today as suggested by Allan yesterday. How are you spending your Sunday? Let us know in the comments. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Silverstone is born again… Hamilton and Button now have a ??5m Grand Prix home to be proud of (Daily Mail) “It is […]