Sakon Yamamoto will continue to race alongside Bruno Senna at the Belgian Grand Prix, HRT confirmed today. The Japanese driver made his first outing for the team at Silverstone, replacing Senna, and has since made another three appearances standing in for Karun Chandhok. It had been expected that Chandok would return behind the wheel after … Continue reading Yamamoto keeps Hispania seat for Belgium
Lewis Hamilton is ready to renew his title race when the season resumes next week in Spa for the Belgian Grand Prix. ?óÔé¼?ôPersonally, I think Spa is one of the ?óÔé¼?£great?óÔé¼Ôäó Formula One tracks, and one I?óÔé¼Ôäód really love to win,?óÔé¼?Ø said Hamilton. ?óÔé¼?ôI?óÔé¼Ôäóll be going flat-out to try and get us back into the … Continue reading Hamilton on Spa: ?óÔé¼?ôBack into title hunt”
Michael Schumacher is upbeat about returning to Spa for the Belgian Grand Prix, despite a ten-place grid penalty that will hamper his chances of a good result. ?óÔé¼?ôSpa has always been my favourite racetrack and so for that reason alone, I am really looking forward to going back and racing there,?óÔé¼?Ø said Schumacher. ?óÔé¼?ôIt has … Continue reading Schumacher upbeat despite grid penalty
The second instalment of Keith?óÔé¼Ôäós interview with Silvertone designers Populous will be up later today ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ I hope you all enjoy it. Until then, here?óÔé¼Ôäós today?óÔé¼Ôäós round up: Links De la Rosa driving “better than ever” (Autosport) ?óÔé¼?ôPedro de la Rosa thinks he is now driving better than he has ever done in his career … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 20/8/2010
Former world champion and Ferrari driver Niki Lauda has said he expects the Italian team will be heavily punished by the FIA?óÔé¼Ôäós World Motor Sport Council (WMSC) next month for their use of team orders at the German Grand Prix. ?óÔé¼?ôWhat they did in Hockenheim was against all rules,?óÔé¼?Ø Lauda said in an interview with … Continue reading Lauda: Ferrari will get a pasting from WMSC
Long-standing F1 Fanatic fans Tommy B and Katy were in Hockenheim to watch the German Grand Prix. Read their account from the Hockenheimring as they squeezed in plenty of driver spotting and ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ thanks to a bit of clever Tweeting ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ were invited into the paddock. Here?óÔé¼Ôäós their view from the stands.
Pirelli has completed its first test session at Mugello this week and has announced it is on target to return to Formula One for the 2011 season. Nick Heidfeld spent two days at the wheel of Toyota?óÔé¼Ôäós 2009 TF109, evaluating prototype versions of the new Pirelli Pzero F1 tyre, which will be used by all … Continue reading Pirelli ?óÔé¼?ôon target?óÔé¼?Ø after first test session
Here’s today’s round-up: Links The Secret Life of Robert Kubica (Formula1.com) ?óÔé¼?ôHe?óÔé¼Ôäós Polish; he?óÔé¼Ôäós driven for BMW Sauber and Renault; in five seasons on the Formula One grid he?óÔé¼Ôäós scored one win, 11 podiums, one pole position and 226 points; and many tip him to be a future world champion. These are just some of … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 19/8/2010