3rd September 2010, 14:57 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Turbos and ground effect “back in 2013″ 3rd September 2010, 14:57

F1′s new technical rules for 2013 will include a return to turbo engines and ground effect aerodynamics, according to Autosport. The two technologies, which were hallmarks of F1 racing in the late seventies and eighties, will be revived in an effort to make F1 racing more exciting for fans and more relevant for car manufacturers. […]

Who should Renault sign for 2011? (Poll)

With the top seats at Ferrari, McLaren, Red Bull and Mercedes already taken for 2011, the most coveted place left to fill on next year’s grid is the second Renault alongside Robert Kubica. The team have been clear about their expectations for Vitaly Petrov, who had a mixed weekend in Spa with a points finish […]

Monza “not going to be easy” – de la Rosa

Pedro de la Rosa is not expecting his C29 to suit the high-speed configuration of Monza in next week’s Italian Grand Prix. The Sauber driver said: This track is a classic, it has a lot of personality and is different to any other we race on. This is what I like a lot about Monza, […]

Schumacher expects tough race in Monza

Michael Schumacher is expecting a difficult race at Monza next weekend as he believes his W01 will not be well-suited to the track. The next race in Monza might well be entertaining in a very different way as I expect it to be a real challenge for our team. We have seen already several times […]

Korean F1 track aerial photo emerges

A photograph showing the state of progress of the track surface at Korea has emerged. It’s not clear when the picture was taken but it’s possible to see some of the buildings that were in photographs released by the circuit earlier this week. Those pictures showed little of the ground around the buildings which, as […]

Liuzzi: “I’d have passed Alguersuari easily”

Vitantonio Liuzzi says he would have easily passed Jaime Alguersuari if the Toro Rosso driver hadn’t cut the chicane during the Belgian Grand Prix. Alguersuari was given a 20-second time penalty by the stewards after the race, demoting him to 13th and promoting Liuzzi to tenth. Liuzzi said: We could have easily passed him, but […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 3/9/2010

No F1 race this weekend but I’m going to Brands Hatch on Sunday to watch the DTM and F3 Euroseries. Are you taking in any races this weekend? Are you going to Brands? Let us know in the comments. Here’s today’s round-up: Links Good weekend, bad weekend (ITV) My latest article for ITV’s F1 site. […]