F1 may get first HD show at Abu Dhabi

F1 may finally be broadcast in true HD for the first time ever later this year. Discussions are under way about broadcasting the 2009 F1 season finale – the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix – in high definition.

Post your predictions for the Turkish Grand Prix and win F1 prizes

Join in the F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship by posting your picks for pole position and the top three on the podium below. Even if you haven’t joined in the four rounds so far, with 60 points up for grabs at each round and the championship leader on 105, it’s still worth joining in!

Red Bull’s new motorhome (Pictures)

Red Bull’s sprawling mega-motorhome, dubbed the ‘Energy Station’, has been temporarily replaced for the Turkish Grand Prix. Unable to get their Monaco Grand Prix ‘floaterhome’ (I still hate that word) moved in time, the team brought this one along instead. It’s usually used for truck racing, which begs the question, is there any form of […]

More new helmets for Sebastian Vettel

Sebastian Vettel will add more new helmets to his collection at Turkey this weekend with this selection of fresh new designs: Images (C) Red Bull / Getty Read more 2009 F1 drivers helmets (Pictures) Sebastian Vettel using new helmet in 2009 Vettel?s special helmet (Pictures) Another new helmet design for Vettel Fernando Alonso?s new helmet […]

New row over use of Brabham name

Brabham is the latest former F1 team to be tipped to return to F1 in 2010, joining the likes of Lola and March. However the company that has submitted the entry for 2010 under the Brabham name is not linked to the man who founded the original Brabham team, three-times F1 champion Sir Jack Brabham. […]

F1 links: Massa mulls F1 sabbatical

Here’s a round-up of F1 news and other interesting links I’ve found today. If you’ve spotted a hot news story, interesting new website or just something funny from the world of F1, please share your links in the comments below. Q & A with Felipe Massa Felipe Massa on the future of F1: "if Ferrari […]

Max Mosley is wrong. The only split F1 needs is a break away from him

Max Mosley has told the world that instead of reaching a compromise with the nine FOTA teams, he thinks they should leave F1: I say to them: If you want to draw up your own rules, then you can organise your own championship. But we have the Formula 1 championship. We draw up the rules […]

BMW need double diffuser to put their 2009 campaign back on track in Turkey

BMW scored their first F1 win in the seventh round of 2008 in Canada. But this year they look to the seventh race – the Turkish Grand Prix – with hopes of turning their season around after a disastrous start to a year that promised much. Its F1.09 will finally have a double diffuser, over […]

Felipe Massa’s F1 career in video

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F1 Fanatic guest writer Journeyer reviews the career of the man who’s won three of the four Turkish Grands Prix – Felipe Massa. While the Turkish Grand Prix is a relatively new addition to the calendar, one person has made the track his own – Felipe Massa. The young Brazilian had a rough start to […]

F1 links: N Technology readies F1 squad

Here’s a round-up of F1 news and other interesting links I’ve found today. If you’ve spotted a hot news story, interesting new website or just something funny from the world of F1, please share your links in the comments below. N.Technology submits F1 application "MSC Organization Ltd, the company that owns the N.Technology racing team […]