The fourth GP2 Asia championship will be contested over just six races. It will be its shortest season yet, half the length of the calendar used two years ago. The next edition of the championship will take place entirely in 2011 – the previous two series were split across two years. As in the previous … Continue reading Six-race calendar for GP2 Asia in 2011
The Japanese Grand Prix takes place this weekend at one of the most exciting circuits on the F1 calendar. Have all the important information for this weekend?óÔé¼Ôäós race at your fingertips with the F1 Fanatic unofficial race programme including a video lap of the track:
Renault has added a new Russian sponsor to its roster for the second race in a row. Flagman vodka branding will appear on the tip of the R30’s nose and on the side pod vanes, as well as on Vitaly Petrov’s overalls. Vyborg Shipyard started sponsoring the team at the Singapore Grand Prix. Sauber also … Continue reading Another Russian sponsor joins Renault
The cars may not be on-track at Suzuka today but the stands were packed anyway with thousands of fans hoping for a glimpse of the drivers. In addition to the usual pre-race activities and interviews Michael Schumacher has a special reception with Bridgestone chairman Shoshi Arakawa. See below for a selection of pictures from Thursday … Continue reading Japanese Grand Prix pre-race pictures
After collisions that ended his race in the last two Grands Prix, Lewis Hamilton faced questions in today’s press conference about whether he needs to take fewer risks to ensure he finishes races and scores points. Here’s what he had to say: As drivers we are always on the ragged edge. We are always trying … Continue reading Hamilton: “Some drivers do less overtaking”
Monza was supposed to be an ideal circuit for McLaren – but Ferrari won. And Singapore was supposed to be an ideal circuit for Red Bull – but Ferrari won. No team has managed to win three races in a row this year – can Ferrari change that in Japan?
In the comments on a recent article on Twitter I was asked to do more withthe F1 Fanatic presence on Facebook. I have been updating it more regularly for the last few days so if you’re a Facebook user and you’ve not had a look at the F1 Fanatic Facebook Group for a while, head … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 7/10/2010