February 2011 Archives - F1 Fanatic archive

Alonso says extra pit stops “does not favour” Ferrari 28th February 2011, 19:41

Fernando Alonso says he is “not keen” on having more pit stops during races in 2011.

The end of the pursuit of speed

When did Formula 1 stop being about the pursuit of speed?

Daimler completes Mercedes GP purchase

Daimler has completed its purchase of the Mercedes Grand Prix team.

Red Bull set for Infiniti deal

In today’s round-up: Red Bull to announce a deal with Infiniti.

Lewis Hamilton to drive NASCAR at Watkins Glen 27th February 2011, 16:37

Lewis Hamilton will drive a NASCAR Sprint Cup car at Watkins Glen later this year.

Brawn “comfortable with our current position”

Ross Brawn says he’s “comfortable” with Mercedes’ position despite their apparent lack of pace.

Sergio Perez drives Sauber in front of fans in Mexico 26th February 2011, 22:32

Video and pictures of Sergio Perez entertaining 150,000 fans in Guadalajara in his Sauber.

Davidson: rear wings will make cars 15kph quicker

“The cars are going to be travelling anything up to 15kph faster down the straight.”

Williams were prepared to boycott Bahrain Grand Prix

In today’s round-up: Adam Parr says Williams would have boycotted a race in Bahrain.

2011 F1 testing diary part three: Barcelona 25th February 2011, 12:40

F1 Fanatic’s Barcelona test correspondent gives a behind the scenes look at the test.