The F1 teams’ association has launched a new survey of fans’ opinions of the sport. It promises to be the “most exhaustive” survey yet and they’re not kidding – the questions cover pretty much every topic including where races should be held, overtaking, safety, broadcasting and more. One of the more controversial questions asks whether […]
2010 F1 season
The F1 Commission has agreed on a second new points system for F1, amending the proposal they made in December. A win will still be worth 25 points and the value of a second place finish has been slightly reduced – but the value of other lower-placed finished has been increased. The Commission has also […]
Lewis Hamilton joins F1 testing today and Kamui Kobayashi will get his first laps at the wheel of a BMW Sauber. Join us as we follow the second F1 test day at Valencia.
A very busy day on the site yesterday with so much interest in the start of F1 testing, Michael Schumacher’s and the launch of three more new cars. We’ll have a new testing post open soon but for now here’s the Tuesday round-up: Links Rosberg should ‘get out’ says Barrichello (Autosport) “When asked if he […]
The new Mercedes W01 has appeared for the first time as test for the 2010 F1 season begins at Valencia. Here is the first picture of the W01 which will be driven by Michael Schumacher and Nico Rosberg in 2010: The first photo indicates the W01 has a high nose similar to that seen on […]
Toro Rosso have revealed their STR5 – the first car to be built by the Faenza-based team since it operated as Minardi. The first picture of the car shows it has a lot of similarities with last year’s STR4 – the high nose and shark fin have been retained. More pictures of the STR5 below.
F1 finally bursts back into life today as more than half of the 2010 F1 teams send their new cars out on track. Michael Schumacher will get his first test of the first Mercedes F1 car since 1955. Williams and Toro Rosso will also be showing off their 2010 machines in public for the first […]
We’ve already seen some spy shots of the Williams FW32 but we can now get a better look at the car as it appeared for the first time in testing today. Check out some more pictures of the Cosworth-powered Williams below.
It’s finally February and that means the first official F1 test of 2010 will start soon. We’ll have a thread open for all the news from testing shortly. And it’ll be a busy day as we’re expecting to see the new Mercedes W01, Toro Rosso STR5 and Williams FW32 on the track along with the […]
Robert Kubica will use a new helmet design having switch teams from BMW to Renault in 2010. The Pole’s helmet is now painted in yellow and black colours to match Renault’s livery. New team mate Vitaly Petrov also showed off his helmet design at Renault’s launch today. He will use a design much the same […]