Jack Brabham articles on F1 Fanatic archive
Sir Jack Brabham, 1926-2014 19th May 2014, 11:06
After winning two championships with Cooper’s innovative rear-engined cars Jack Brabham claimed a third in his own chassis. He passed away today aged 88.
Ayrton Senna vs Jack Brabham 28th January 2011, 0:02
Ayrton Senna and Jack Brabham both won three championships but had very different careers.
Jack Brabham vs Lewis Hamilton 24th January 2011, 11:09
Jack Brabham and Lewis Hamilton both won the championship in their second full F1 seasons.
Jack Brabham vs Phil Hill 15th January 2011, 13:24
Which of these champions of the sixties should progress a stage in Champion of Champions?
Schumacher and F1’s oldest ever drivers 31st July 2009, 11:00
At 40 years, seven months and 20 days, Michael Schumacher will be the oldest F1 driver to start a Grand Prix in 14 years when he makes his highly-anticipated return at Valencia next month. But that doesn’t bring him anywhere near the record for an oldest Grand Prix starter. He’ll have to come back in […]
The one-off Grand Prix tracks 9th July 2009, 19:56
Fuji Speedway is to disappear from the F1 calendar once again. Despite a multi-million pounds upgrade ahead of its reintroduction in 2007, its return last a mere two races. But there are venues whose acquaintance with F1 was even more fleeting. Ten tracks held just a single race each and do not look likely to […]
1969 Canadian Grand Prix flashback 3rd July 2009, 7:00
There’s no Canadian Grand Prix on the calendar this year – but FOTA and many F1 fans hope the sport will return soon. F1 Fanatic guest writer Andrew Tsvyk looks back on one of the earliest world championship round in Canada.
New row over use of Brabham name 4th June 2009, 23:11
Brabham is the latest former F1 team to be tipped to return to F1 in 2010, joining the likes of Lola and March. However the company that has submitted the entry for 2010 under the Brabham name is not linked to the man who founded the original Brabham team, three-times F1 champion Sir Jack Brabham. […]
100 F1 race winners part 3: 1959-1962 7th August 2008, 9:00
Part three of our look at Formula 1’s 100 Grand Prix winners. This part looks at the careers of champions such as Jack Brabham, Phill Hill and Graham Hill.
Last-lap losers (p1/2) 4th August 2008, 16:00
Poor Felipe Massa. Had his Ferrari engine gone three laps further he?óÔé¼Ôäód be sitting on top of the drivers?óÔé¼Ôäó championship now. Formula 1 cars may be extremely reliable nowadays but they do break down occasionally. But it’s one thing to drop out of the race in the early stages – it’s quite another when you’re […]