Bridgestone ready softer tyres for Abu Dhabi

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Bridgestone will supply the teams with super-soft tyres for the final race of the season at Abu Dhabi. The selection of super-soft and medium tyres for the last race of the season marks a change from last year’s allocation of soft and medium tyres for the Yas Island race. The teams will be given soft … Continue reading Bridgestone ready softer tyres for Abu Dhabi

Schlegelmilch F1 photo exhibition in London

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

An exhibition of F1 photos by Rainer Schlegelmilch opens in London later this month. Schlegelmilch has captured Formula 1 history since the 1960s and the exhibition will include some of his most iconic pictures. The organisers of the exhibit have kindly allowed me to reproduce two of them below including a personal favourite of mine, … Continue reading Schlegelmilch F1 photo exhibition in London

F-duct may not work at Monza – Renault

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Renault technical director James Allison says the team are ot sure whether their new F-duct will work with the low-downforce set-up they are planning to use for the Italian Grand Prix. The Monza circuit requires a low-drag configuration because of its many long straights. Allison said: Monza is very different from all the other circuits … Continue reading F-duct may not work at Monza – Renault

Felipe Massa gets back in an F60 at the Hungaroring (Pictures)

Posted on Author Keith Collantine

Felipe Massa drove a Ferrari F60 at the Hungaroring for the first time since his life-threatening crash at the wheel of one last year. He drove the car, and a road-going Ferrari California, as part of the Ferrari Racing Days event in Budapest. Also on track were members of Ferrari’s F1 Clienti Department driving 15 … Continue reading Felipe Massa gets back in an F60 at the Hungaroring (Pictures)