Diamond steering wheels, F1 footballers and lots of yachts – Monaco in pictures

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

What are the F1 teams and drivers getting up to in the run-up to the Monaco Grand Prix? Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button collected diamond-encrusted helmets and steering wheels to use this weekend. And a host of F1 drivers including Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel joined in a charity football match. Check out pictures from … Continue reading Diamond steering wheels, F1 footballers and lots of yachts – Monaco in pictures

Michael Schumacher still refuses to explain 2006 Rascasse controversy

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Michael Schumacher makes his first racing appearance at Monaco this weekend since the notorious controversy he caused there in 2006. Schumacher tried to hold on to pole position in qualifying that year by parking his car at the exit of Rascasse corner, preventing other drivers from improving their time. The stewards saw through the ruse … Continue reading Michael Schumacher still refuses to explain 2006 Rascasse controversy

Ferrari aim to end nine-year Monaco drought (Monaco Grand Prix preview)

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Can Ferrari win their first Monaco Grand Prix since 2001 this weekend? With the teams using softer tyres for the race – the same compounds used in Bahrain, where Ferrari won – this could be their best opportunity. But with a chance of rain and hectic qualifying session in prospect, we could be in for … Continue reading Ferrari aim to end nine-year Monaco drought (Monaco Grand Prix preview)