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Late completion of Korea’s F1 track raises concerns over slippery surface 15th October 2010, 17:35

The Korean International Circuit is the fourth new venue F1 has visited since the start of 2008. The cars will hit the track for first practice one week from today. But late-running construction work has raised doubts over what state the track will be in. Here’s a look at what to expect from Korea’s new […]

Heidfeld warns over oily tarmac at Korea

Nick Heidfeld has raised concerns over the track surface at the Korean International Circuit ahead of its inaugural race next week. The Sauber driver said: At the moment hardly anyone knows exactly what to expect on site. I am very curious to see the track and the facilities. From a driver?s perspective the most important […]

Rosberg concerned over Korea surface

Nico Rosberg admits he is concerned that the late completion of the Korean International Circuit may cause problems with the track’s surface. He said: It will be an exciting challenge to race at the new Korean circuit. It looks great from the pictures that we have seen recently and I hope that the asphalt holds […]

Hamilton “extremely positive” about Korea

Lewis Hamilton says he is “extremely positive” about the new Korean Grand Prix circuit after driving it in McLaren’s simulator: I?ve driven the Korean International Circuit on the simulator, and my first impressions were extremely positive. On paper, the track should suit our car quite well ?ǣ the first sector is all about good end-of-straight […]

Keep on top of the fight for the title with the F1 Fanatic Championship Calculator

Still confused by the new points system? You’re not alone. And with five drivers still in the running for the world championship there are many possible combinations for how the points might add up. With that in mind F1 Fanatic has a new page where you can instantly see how each driver is doing in […]

F1 Fanatic round-up: 15/10/2010

A copy of the 2010 Goodwood Festival of Speed DVD landed on my doormat yesterday so expect a review of that very soon and we should have some competition prizes too! Here’s today’s round-up: Links Sochi Grand Prix: F1 comes to Russia in 2014 (Youtube) Video piece on yesterday’s big story. Virgin says 2011 car […]