Singapore eases bumps after complaints

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

The Singapore Grand Prix organisers have taken steps to reduce the bumpiness of the circuit. The track has been re-surfaced to ease the bumps between turns three and seven and at turns 14 and 19. Drivers had complained about the bumps at the first two races. Ahead of this weekend’s race Nick Heidfeld said: It … Continue reading Singapore eases bumps after complaints

Gutierrez to be Sauber test driver in 2011

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Pictures: Esteban Gutierreztesting for BMW Esteban Gutierrez will be Sauber’s test and reserve driver in 2011. The Mexican driver has already worked with the team this year as an “affiliated” driver. He will also drive for the team in the end-of season rookie driver test at Abu Dbahi. He won the inaugural GP3 championship at … Continue reading Gutierrez to be Sauber test driver in 2011

D’Ambrosio to drive for Virgin on Fridays

Posted on | Author Keith Collantine

Jerome d’Ambrosio will drive for Virgin in practice sessions at four of the final five races of the season. The Belgian GP2 driver will participate in first practice for the Singapore, Japanese, Korean and Brazilian Grands Prix. He will also drive for them in the end-of-season rookies’ test at Abu Dhabi. He started the year … Continue reading D’Ambrosio to drive for Virgin on Fridays

F1 Fanatic round-up: 20/9/2010

Posted on | Author Cari Jones

Here?s today?s round-up: Links F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone makes team orders hint (BBC Sport) ??Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has hinted that the rule banning team orders may be abolished when it is reviewed at the end of the 2010 season. ??Echoing comments made by McLaren boss Martin Whitmarsh at the Hungary Grand Prix, Ecclestone … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 20/9/2010