F1 Fanatic guest writer Journeyer looks back on the brief history of the Bahrain Grand Prix. Like the previous round in China, Bahrain joined the Formula 1 calendar in 2004. Thanks to the efforts of Crown Prince Sheikh al Khalifa, Bernie Ecclestone, and even Sir Jackie Stewart, the Bahrain International Circuit in Sakhir hosted the […]
Lola has announced it is considering an F1 comeback in 2010, taking advantage of new rules to slash the cost of competition. They are the second team to be linked with an entry in 2010. The other is the American entry previously known as USF1 and USGPE, which is now tipped to be called US-F1 […]
Pia (aka Snoopy) was at the first round of the season in Australia and took some great pictures from the pits and snapped loads of the drivers including Lewis Hamilton, Kimi Raikkonen and Michael Schumacher. Have a look at the pictures from Melbourne below.
Chua, Toby Bushby, mar-E-o, Nayanesh and STRFERRARI4EVER have taken an early lead in the F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship. But it was a low-scoring first round and the championship is wide open heading into the Bahrain Grand Prix this weekend. Here’s the standings so far.
The 2008 season was unusually wet with five races significantly affected by rain – and so far in 2009 we’ve already had rain in two of the three Grands Prix so far. But that is not likely to continue at our next venue – the Bahrain International Circuit which is, of course, in the middle […]
One question that people who don’t follow motor racing often ask is ?óÔé¼?ôhow fit are the drivers??óÔé¼?Ø If F1’s not your thing, it’s easy to assume racinga Formula 1 car is no more strenuous than driving on the road. Toyota team doctor Ricardo Ceccarelli gives some extraordinary insight into the punishing forces an F1 driver […]
Four races in five weeks ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ the 2009 F1 season is off to a hectic start. Bahrain is the last of the opening series of ?óÔé¼?£flyaway?óÔé¼Ôäó races and, after two rain-affected Grands Prix, we?óÔé¼Ôäóre likely to see a much more normal race at the desert circuit. Can Red Bull repeat their form from Shanghai in […]