2010 May 06 archive

Lucas di Grassi says Virgin can catch the midfield teams (Interview) 6th May 2010, 20:05

Lucas di Grassi believes Virgin can find much more performance in the VR-01 and expects to catch the midfield teams by the end of the year. In an exclusive interview with F1 Fanatic he also explained why he thinks tracks need to have more quick corners and how he’s improved as a driver since making […]

Ferrari change Marlboro barcode design

Ferrari have responded to criticism of their Marlboro ‘barcode’ by changing the design. The space on the car is now predominantly red with a white box outline. The team said they hope they change will “put an end to this ridiculous story”.

Mercedes’ radical new airbox and more pictures from Thursday in Spain

Mercedes’ revised W01 includes a radical new airbox which sees the conventional single intake replaced with two separate holes on either side of the car. See below for more pictures of the design along with Virgin’s new engine cover and more pictures from pre-race preparation at the Circuit de Catalunya.

F1 Fanatic round-up: 7/5/2010

Practice for the Spanish Grand Prix is coming up later today. Join us for live commenting later today, I’ll be joining in from the track during both sessions. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Drivers want Monaco qualifying split (Autosport) Terrible idea. Coping with traffic is part of racing: Traffic a greater challenge in next races Remembering […]

2010 Spanish Grand Prix – the F1 Fanatic Unofficial Race Programme (Video)

Have all the important information for this weekend?s Spanish Grand Prix at your fingertips with the F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme:

F1 Fanatic round-up: 6/5/2010

I’m at the Circuit de Catalunya today and tomorrow and hope to have some stories up from the track soon. Keep an eye out here and on my Twitter account. Links Jersey City mayor nixes idea for Formula One race in Liberty State Park (Jersey Journal) Well that didn’t last long. Forbannade 78 A new […]