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2010 half-term driver rankings (Part 2) 7th July 2010, 17:30

The second part of the driver rankings covers positions 12 to six. Read on to find out how I ranked drivers including Heikki Kovalainen, Adrian Sutil and Felipe Massa, long with more of your comments from the forum. And share your thoughts on the best drivers of 2010 so far in the comments.

ART drops F1 2011 entry bid

ART Grand Prix has announced it will not pursue a place on the F1 grid in 2011, citing “unfavourable economic conditions”. The FIA is expected to announce next month who has won the 13th place in Formula 1 for 2011, taking the place of US F1. In a statement the team said:

Kubica extends Renault deal to 2012

Renault have confirmed Robert Kubica will continue to drive for them until the end of the 2012 season. Kubica said: It was a straightforward decision for me to continue with a team where I feel at home. What?s important for me is to be in the right atmosphere, with a good group of people, where […]

Hamilton and Button drive MP4-12C (Video)

McLaren’s MP4-12C road car is a vital product for the company as it seeks to become a major independent sports car manufacturer as well as a racing team. Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button have been involved in the development of their first sports car since the F1 and the pair drove it on its public […]

Ferrari bringing further upgrades (Video)

Ferrari are bringing more upgrades for the F10 for the British Grand Prix and have further steps planned for the next two races. A new front wing and revised rear wing will be run at Silverstone, two weeks after they introduced their exhaust driven diffuser in Valencia. In the video above Stefano Domenicali confirms further […]

Dennis: ‘Alonso underestimated Hamilton’

Ron Dennis has given his explanation for the the fierce rivalry that broke out between Fernando Alonso and Lewis Hamilton when the pair were team mates at McLaren three years ago. Speaking with Bernie Ecclestone in an interview for F1.com Dennis said: It was very simple – Alonso didn’t expect Hamilton to be that competitive […]

Dry race expected at Silverstone

Three dry but not particularly sunny days are expected for the British Grand Prix weekend. Britain is enjoying warm weather at the moment and it is expected to remain that way throughout Friday, Saturday and Sunday in Northamptonshire. Overcast conditions are likely to produce temperatures in the mid-to-low 20s. Little to no chance of rain […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 7/7/2010

Coming up on the site today is part two of the half-term driver rankings – and a fresh coat of paint for F1 Fanatic (if all goes according to plan!) Here’s today’s round-up: Links Wind Tunnel – Jean Todt, FIA President (Speed TV) Jean Todt takes in his first NASCAR race and talks to Speed […]