F1 Fanatic round-up
In the round-up: Lotus are believed to have a new device to aid braking stability.
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See a diagram of the device in the original article here.
“A racing driver’s work clothes of 60 years ago couldn’t have been more basic. They usually consisted of: lightweight cotton trousers and a T-shirt, and thin skinned leather/suede shoes, often with rubber soles – an outfit topped off by a flimsy fabric skullcap.”
“Travis County and Circuit of the Americas have resumed negotiations over how to split the $5 million to $6 million cost of repairing and expanding about a mile of Elroy Road, a bumpy two-lane county road that leads to one of the [Circuit of the Americas] site’s two entrances.”
“I wonder what Ferrari will call their F1 car this year. Fiesta? Mondeo?”
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Comment of the day
I’m happy to see the old bumblebee on my screen again. That paint job was (and is) by far the best on the grid.
From the forum
- Has Eddie Jordan designed Lewis Hamilton’s latest outfit?
- James Hinchcliffe takes the IndyCar seat left vacant by the death of Dan Wheldon
- In GP2, Stefano Coletti and Fabio Onidi join Coloni
On this day in F1
Happy birthday to Adrian Sutil who is 29 today!