FOTA plans F1 emissions cut


The Formula One Teams’ Association expects to reduce carbon emissions in the sport by 12.4% by 2012. A FOTA-commissioned report into the environmental impact of Formula found that each team produces an average of 215,558 tonnes of CO2 per year. Of that, 0.29% comes from the burning of fuel by F1 cars in testing and … Continue reading FOTA plans F1 emissions cut

F1 Fanatic round-up: 30/6/2010


The Autocourse competition is closed but there’s a new competition with a cracking prize coming up on the site later today. Also it’s the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend so I’ve been planning F1 Fanatic’s biggest ever coverage of the event. If there’s anything you’d particularly like to see from the Festival please leave … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 30/6/2010

Mateusz wins and Scunnyman takes Predictions Championship lead


The F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship is as closely-fought as ever with Scunnyman edging into a one-point lead over Arpi_ as we pass the halfwau mark. Victory in round nine went to Mateusz (actually there should be several more ‘z’s in there) and Ace claimed the runners-up prize – by just three-thousandths of a second.

F1 Fanatic round-up: 29/6/2010


Coming up on F1 Fanatic later today, find out how you fared in the latest round of the Predictions Championship. In the meantime, here’s the round-up: Links Valencia thriller puts Sebastian Vettel back on track (BBC) Martin Brundle: “[Webber’s crash] was so reminiscent of my crash in Melbourne in 1996. In that situation, you just … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 29/6/2010