January 2013 Archives - 4/13 - F1 Fanatic archive
Glock: Marussia losing tenth cost me F1 seat 28th January 2013, 0:01
In the round-up: Glock says Brazil result cost him his F1 drive • Ecclestone ‘says Nurburgring race is off’ • Montoya among Daytona 24 Hours winners
‘In our day we got paid to drive’ – Mansell and Piquet on modern F1 27th January 2013, 11:19
World champions Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet gave a lengthy interview to Brazilian TV in which they had plenty to say about the state of modern F1.
In the round-up: Ecclestone sees no need for Concorde deal • Warwick promises no repeat of 2012 at Silverstone • Lotus’s new Raikkonen video
“I should have won ’86, he should have won ’87″ – Piquet and Mansell on their rivalry 26th January 2013, 19:20
Nigel Mansell and Nelson Piquet talk about their notorious F1 rivalry, sportsmanship – and whether today’s drivers could cope with yesterday’s cars.
Today’s Caption Competition featured Lewis Hamilton on his first public appearance for Mercedes in a week when the team made a lot of headlines.
In the round-up: Glock confirms move to DTM • McLaren MP4-28 teaser video • Ferrari, McLaren, Red Bull and Mercedes meet on Concorde
Russian Grand Prix gets November date for 2014 25th January 2013, 12:30
The first Russian Grand Prix will get a November slot on the 2014 F1 calendar, according to the mayor of Sochi.
“Of course I would prefer to be in an F1 car but you have to do small steps. Maybe one day I will get the chance to drive again an F1 car.”
Portugal’s Algarve International Circuit has been suggested as a possible venue for the tenth round of the 2013 F1 calendar by Bernie Ecclestone.
In the round-up: Brawn says he’s still in charge at Mercedes • Valencia Street Circuit falling into disrepair • Buemi says not racing is “torture”