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Sakon Yamamoto to replace Bruno Senna at HRT at Silverstone 8th July 2010, 19:56

HRT reserve driver Sakon Yamamoto will take the place of Bruno Senna in both of tomorrow’s practice sessions for the British Grand Prix. The team refused to confirm claims that Yamamoto will drive throughout the race weekend but other sources are reporting team principal Colin Kolles has stated Senna will not drive for the team […]

2010 half-term driver rankings (Part 3)

Who’s been the best driver over the first half of 2010? It’s time to reveal the final top five in the 2010 half-term driver rankings. Find out where I ranked Jenson Button, Lewis Hamilton, Sebastian Vettel, Mark Webber and Robert Kubica below – and share your thoughts in the comments.

Adam Parr becomes Williams chairman, team confirm Cosworths again in 2011

Frank Williams is to hand over day-to-day responsibility of the team he founded to chief executive officer Adam Parr. Williams will remain team principal and the majority shareholder in his team. Williams have also confirmed they will continue using Cosworth engines in 2011.

2010 British Grand Prix – F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme (Video)

Have all the important information for this weekend?s British Grand Prix at your fingertips. The F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme includes all the pre-race facts and figures you need, plus a video lap of the new Silverstone track.

Red Bull’s speed may stop home success at Silverstone (British GP preview)

Having won four races already this year Jenson Button and Lewis Hamilton have their eyes on a home win at Silverstone? But the Red Bulls may prove just too quick to catch on a circuit where aerodynamic performance is crucial. Read on to see what surprises the new Silverstone may have in store for the […]

British Grand Prix live TV times

Here are the details of the BBC’s live video coverage of the British Grand Prix and the F1 Fanatic live blogs which will take place during all five sessions this weekend. If you would like to help run the live blogs this weekend please get in touch by emailling me, using Twitter or leave a […]

Mansell on stewards’ panel at Silverstone

Nigel Mansell will act as the drivers’ representative on the stewards’ panel in the British Grand Prix. The 1992 world champion won 31 F1 races in a career spanning 1980 to 1995. He also won the 1993 IndyCar title. More recently Mansell made an ill-fated bid to race in the 2010 Le Mans 24 Hours […]

F1 Fanatic round-up 8/7/2010

Predictions are open for this weekend’s round so make sure you enter yours before third practice on Saturday morning. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Formula One 2010: Lotus dream big but stay true to Colin Chapman’s vision (The Daily Telegraph) Mike Gascoyne: “If you look at what we have done in the last nine months I […]