2012 March 22 archive

20 years ago today: Schumacher’s first podium and Mexico’s last race 22nd March 2012, 17:34

Mexico’s last F1 race, held 20 years ago today, saw Michael Schumacher claim his first podium finish.

F1 Fanatics meet up in Melbourne

Five F1 Fanatic readers took the opportunity to meet up at the first race of the year in Melbourne.

2012 Malaysian Grand Prix Thursday pictures

Pictures from the paddock on Thursday before the start of the Malaysian Grand Prix weekend.

Alonso certain Ferrari can challenge for championship

Fernando Alonso says he’s “convinced” Ferrari can be championship contenders in 2012 despite their poor start to the season.

UK TV audience falls by one million at Sky’s first F1 race

Viewing figures from the first race weekend of 2012 shows a fall of over a million viewers in the UK.

Drivers and teams pay tribute to Marco Simoncelli in Sepang

F1 drivers and teams have paid tribute to Moto GP rider Marco Simoncelli, who was killed in a crash in Sepang last year.

2012 GP2 preview: Biggest ever season for F1′s feeder series

Last year two GP2 drivers earned the chance to race in Formula 1. Who will follow them in 2012?

2012 Malaysian Grand Prix TV Times

Don’t miss any of this weekend’s F1 sessions. Plus the 2012 IndyCar and GP2 series get started.

Malaysia’s unpredictable rain will keep teams guessing

For the second race weekend in a row the teams have been greeted by heavy rain at an F1 track on Thursday.

Webber tips Lotus to shine in Malaysia

In the round-up: Mark Webber expects the Sepang International Circuit to suit Lotus.