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F1 may not have a close title fight but these five do 15th September 2011, 13:09

If you’re looking for a close title battle, now’s the time to cast your gaze beyond F1.

Ten must-watch races of 2010 (Video) 21st February 2010, 11:30

We’re all F1 fanatics here but even with a biggest-ever calendar of 19 races this year that still leaves 33 F1-free weekends. So what’s the other must-see racing action in 2010 this year? Here’s my top ten picks – name yours below.

Max Chilton’s jump start in pictures 13th April 2009, 22:26

I’ve been at Oulton Park today watching the British Formula Three and GT races. I was opposite the start line as the 2009 F3 championship got under way and pole sitter Max Chilton made one of the most hilariously blatant jump starts I’ve ever seen – have a look for yourself:

Nico H???lkenberg closes in on F3 Euroseries title at Catalunya 21st September 2008, 12:16

Nico H???lkenberg won the first of the two F3 races at Barcelona this weekend. And although he failed to score in the second race he nonetheless extended his championship lead over rivals Edoardo Mortara, Renger van der Zande and Christian Vietoris.

Renger van der Zande cruises to Zandvoort win (F3) 13th July 2008, 10:03

A disqualification and a start line crash opened the way for Renger van der Zande to score his second victory of 2008. After Nico H???lkenberg was disqualified from the first race van der Zande found himself third on the grid for the second race behind Niall Breen and Robert Wickens. As the race got underway […]

Zandvoort disqualification hits H???lkenberg’s title hopes (F3)

Nico H???lkenberg finished first on the road in the F3 Euroseries feature race at Zandvoort. With championship rival Edoardo Mortara spinning out. H???lkenberg was poised to take the lead in the title race. But H???lkenberg was sensationally stripped of his win after stewards found his car 3kg under the 540kg minimum weight limit – a […]

Should British F3 and the BTCC join forces? 1st May 2008, 20:35

I have mixed feelings about the news the British Formula Three championship is considering uniting on the same bill as the British Touring Car Championship. I enjoy both series very much, but I wonder if both on the same card would be too much of a good thing?

Video: Jon Lancaster in huge F3 Euro crash 12th April 2008, 20:54

Jon Lancaster suffered this gigantic crash in the first round of the F3 Euroseries championship today. But the shocking somersault left him with only bruising. Lancaster hit the rear of Jean Karl Vernay’s car and flipped end-over-end, sliding off the track and clipping Dani Clos’s car before flipping the right way up again. Lancaster will […]

F3 Euro Nogaro 2: Buemi hangs on to win 30th September 2007, 11:22

The championship contenders took a win apiece at Nogaro as Sebastien Buemi took a narrow win ahead of a host of pursuing ASM rivals. Buemi benefitted from second-placed Franck Mailleux stalling at the start to leap from sixth to second on lap one. Edoardo Mortara took the lead but lost it when he was called […]

F3 Euro Nogaro 1: Grosjean wins as ASM dominate

Romain Grosjean cruised to a straightforward win at Nogaro with his ASM team mates in tow. Kamui Kobayashi followed him – a little too closely at times – to take second, while Nico Hulkenberg completed an ASM podium with third. Sebastien Buemi took fourth at the start and remained their till the end of a […]