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Ten… Jobs for Ecclestone to do 16th August 2007, 11:00
Bernie Ecclestone is looking into buying football team Arsenal – one can only assume it’s because he doesn’t have enough F1 business to occupy his time. Well I’ve got some good news for him! Having sat down and given it some thought I’ve easily come up with ten tasks for him to get on with [...]
Ten best… Team mate rivalries 9th August 2007, 9:00
The delicate relations between Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso broke down spectacularly at the Hungaroring. But it’s two girls pulling each other’s hair in the playground compared to some of the inter-team mayhem F1 has seen in the past. Here’s ten of the biggest and best tiffs between team mates who were anything but buddies.
Ten best… McLaren-Ferrari rows 2nd August 2007, 13:00
The espionage scandal may be the biggest row between the two giants of Formula 1, McLaren and Ferrari, but it’s certainly not the first. No, these two have been going at it for over three decades. Here’s ten of their earlier scraps.
Top ten… Minardi heroes 26th July 2007, 10:00
Watching Markus Winkelhock lead his first ever Grand Prix having qualified his un-competitive Spyker at the back of the grid had me reminiscing about backmarker heroes Minardi. The Italian team became cult heroes during their two decades in Formula 1. They were often the first to get lapped, but they also made some giant-killing performances [...]
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 [...]
Top ten… F1 scandals 12th July 2007, 10:00
The eyes of the F1 world are fixated on the twists and turns of the Ferrari-McLaren espionage scandal. Less than three weeks ago I started a thread about it on an F1 forum – and it now has almost 3,000 posts. F1 is no stranger to controversy – here’s ten of the juiciest from recent [...]
Ten videos Max Mosley should watch 28th June 2007, 10:00
I am sure Max Mosley is an extremely busy man. And sometimes I wonder if his packed schedule keeps him from noticing things might might make F1 a lot better if they were sorted. Like stewards failing to implement basic rules, the frequent lack of overtaking caused by Mosley’s own rule changes, and the problems [...]
Ten of the best… early Grand Prix winners 21st June 2007, 10:00
Which ten drivers scored their first Grand Prix win right at the start of their careers? Lewis Hamilton scored his first race win at his sixth attempt last week. Find out how many others beat him to it – including the first ever to win for Ferrari.
Ten of the best… American F1 drivers 14th June 2007, 13:00
There were no American drivers in F1 at all from 1994 to 2005. But the country has given F1 two champions and a host of Grand Prix winners.
Top ten… F1 bombshells 19th December 2006, 21:37
What big F1 news story broke one year ago today? Have a guess… It was Fernando Alonso’s shock switch to McLaren for 2007 – a move that caught most, if not all, F1 followers completely unaware. Of course it’s not the first time in F1 history that a shock driver or team move has caught [...]