26th August 2010, 20:17 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Rubens Barrichello marks 300th Grand Prix start (Belgian GP Thursday pictures) 26th August 2010, 20:17

Williams honoured Rubens Barrichello today as the Brazilian driver prepares to start his 300th Grand Prix this weekend.

Schumacher texted Barrichello to apologise

Michael Schumacher said he sent Rubens Barrichello a text message to apologise for nearly pushing him into the pit wall during the Hungarian Grand Prix. Schumacher also added his congratulations as Barrichello marks his 300th Grand Prix start this weekend. During today’s press conference he said: I have no problem speaking to Rubens, absolutely, but […]

IndyCar’s fascinating championship battle

Compared to the closely-matched F1 title battle the IndyCar championship looks like a one-sided affair at the moment. Australian Will Power leads Britain’s Dario Franchitti by 59 points. But what adds an interesting dimension to the IndyCar championship is that the remaining four races, to be held over the next five weeks, are all on […]

Belgian Grand Prix – The F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme (Video)

Practice for the Belgian Grand Prix begins at Spa-Francorchamps tomorrow. Have all the important information for this weekend?s race at your fingertips with the F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme – including a video lap of the famous track:

Rain to disrupt Belgian GP practice

Rain is likely to hit practice for the Belgian Grand Prix tomorrow but the race could be dry. Radar images show a large band of heavy rain is heading towards the area and is expected to fall on Friday and continue into Saturday. Rain showers are forecast throughout the weekend so the teams can expect […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 26/8/2010

Here?s today?s round up: Links In conversation – Ecclestone & Schumacher (Formula1) ??Their names are synonymous with Formula One racing. One abandoned his driving career after two Grands Prix, became a successful team boss and then transformed the sport into a global phenomenon. The other rewrote its record books from behind the wheel, accumulating a […]