Hermann Tilke articles on F1 Fanatic archive

10 best… Nurburgring Nordschleife corners 19th July 2007, 10:00

When the modern Nurburgring was unveiled in the early ’80s everyone grumbled it wasn’t fit to share its name with the fearsome Nordschleife. If today’s Nurburgring doesn’t have a corner worthy of the name – and I think that’s a little harsh – you can’t say the same of its big, bad brother. Here are […]

Proposed Singapore F1 street track layout 2nd April 2007, 11:02

The final configuration of the Singapore F1 track has been revealed since this article was published Click here for a map and guide to the Singapore street circuit and click here for a video simulation lap of the track Singapore’s proposed Grand Prix street circuit includes two bridges and three-quarters of a roundabout. (Click image […]

F1 in the blogs 18 17th February 2007, 9:00

See some stunning pictures of the 1939 Auto Union that (nearly) went up for sale at Christie’s in our post of the week. Plus a flashback to the 1984 Dallas Grand Prix, trouble for DaimlerChrysler and some strange predictions for 2007.

Abu Dhabi 2009 F1 deal confirmed 3rd February 2007, 12:46

A round of the Formula One world championship will be held on the man-made Yas Island of Abu Dhabi from 2009. Abu Dhabi has a population of 1.6m and is one of the seven Emirates that compose the United Arab Emirates. The UAE gained independence in 1971 and thrived on the wealth of its oil […]