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Dry weather expected in Turkey 23rd May 2010, 10:34

The long-range weather forecast for next week’s Turkish Grand Prix suggests a dry weekend’s racing in prospect. Temperatures are expected to be around 20 degrees on all three days with minimal chance of rain. This is somewhat cooler temperatures than the race used to in its original late-summer place on the calendar. In 2008 the […]

Are F1’s new combination kerbs safe?

I’ve mentioned here before my concern that the new combination kerbs being used on several F1 tracks could cause an out-of-control car to fly into the air. The kerbs were installed at Monza ahead of last year’s F1 race. Yesterday at the circuit a Formula Two driver hit one of them and flew across the […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 23/5/2010

Happy birthday to F1’s most experienced driver Rubens Barrichello, 38 today. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Monaco GP in quotes (Red Bull) Frank Williams: “Does Monaco still excite me? It still worries me! I think everyone?s adrenaline pumps a little more, more than at any other circuit. I think it’s because so many simple things can […]