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One To Watch: Nico Hulkenberg 16th August 2007, 9:00
A new generation of German drivers are following in Schumacher’s footsteps. Nico Hulkenberg is next in line to follow them.
Video: F1′s best circuit ruined? 15th August 2007, 7:00
F1 makes it’s highly anticipated return to the fabulous Spa-Francorchamps circuit next month. But has the great track been dumbed down too far? At Eau Rouge the profile of the corner remains the same but re-surfacing, construction work and the installation of tarmac run-off have made the bend less of a challenge. As this video [...]
One to watch: Romain Grosjean 14th August 2007, 9:00
Could Romain Grosjean be the next top French F1 driver? No, because he’s Swiss. But he does race under a French licence, so maybe he’ll get away with it.
One to watch: Lucas di Grassi 13th August 2007, 9:00
Ayrton Senna, Rubens Barrichello, Felipe Massa… could Lucas di Grassi be the next Sao Paulo native to make it into Formula 1?
This weekend’s F1 alternative: Champ Car Road America 10th August 2007, 9:00
If you’ve never seen racing at the fantastic Elkhart Lake (Road America) then make sure you tune in to the Champ Car World Series round this weekend. The ultra-fast circuit has been described as America’s answer to Spa-Francorchamps – and if Bernie Ecclestone weren’t so sniffy about paddock standards and the like it would be [...]
Unhappy Alonso could blow open 2008 driver market 7th August 2007, 9:00
McLaren has reportedly told Alonso he is free to leave the team at the end of the year if he wishes. Speculation has linked him with a return to Renault for 2008, and it remains to be seen who will drive for new 2008 entrants Prodrive.
Your questions: Two hour time limit 25th July 2007, 10:00
Jonathan Markevich wrote in to ask: I have been looking everywhere to find out why the two hour time limit was not enforced on the European GP last weekend. This should have had a big impact on Giancarlo Fisichella’s strategy, among others who might have short-fueled, presuming the race wouldn’t go 60 laps. Any insights? [...]
Toro Rosso denies plan to replace Speed (updated) 24th July 2007, 14:46
Scuderia Toro Rosso have denied they plan to replace Scott Speed with Sebastian Vettel, following a report on an American website. Speed criticised the team after the European Grand Prix, claiming Gerhard Berger and Franz Tost were trying to get rid of him. He was only confirmed to be racing for the team in 2007 [...]
Hamilton set to race at Nurburgring 22nd July 2007, 9:12
Lewis Hamilton will race in today’s European Grand Prix. The FIA medical team agreed that he had suffered no major ill effects from his 140mph crash at the Schumacher S yesterday. Hamilton will start the race from tenth on the grid, the first time he has started outside the top four in his rookie season [...]
This weekend’s F1 alternative: Indy Car Nashville 13th July 2007, 13:00
There’s no F1 race this weekend but there’s tons of other motor racing action going on around the world. My pick for this week is the Indy Racing League – but there’s plenty of other races for those of you who don’t like ovals…