F1 drivers largely happy with the Singapore track, apart from the tortoises

Turn 10 on the Singapore track is causing some concern among the F1 drivers. Several of them have criticised the high kerbs on the corner. Felipe Massa has an unusual name for them: The kerbs are like little tortoises and if you get something wrong you wreck the car. As mentioned in the Sinagpore track […]

Kimi Raikkonen: the driver debates

Kimi Raikkonen, the reigning world champion, is the final F1 racer to come under the scrutiny of our driver debates series and. With four races left to run Raikkonen is in serious danger of losing his title: he could even fall out of championship contention in Singapore this weekend. What’s gone wrong for Ferrari’s number […]

F1?s best street circuits part 2/3 (Video)


Yesterday we looked at the first four of the top street circuits listed in F1 Racing in March. All but one of those circuits were used within the last 20 years. The next four are the opposite: all but one were not used within the last 20 years, giving us a more definitive look of […]

Jackie Stewart on Singapore (Video)


Jackie Stewart discusses some of the big talking points ahead of the first ever Singapore Grand Prix – and the first ever night race: the challenges of racing at night, the threat of rain, and the safety concerns.

Lap of Singapore with Nico Rosberg on the Williams F1 simulator (Video)


Williams has produced this video showing Nico Rosberg driving a lap of the new Singapore F1 circuit on the team’s simulator. The video gives the best impression I’ve seen so far of what a lap of Singapore during the night race will look like for the drivers.

F1′s best street circuits part 1/3 (Video)


Journeyer usually takes a look at the F1 history of each track on the calendar – but with Singapore new to the world championship his retrospective this week looks at F1′s best and worst street circuits. The Singapore Grand Prix is coming up very soon and I’m going to be there; to say I’m very […]

2008 Singapore GP preview (Video)


Here’s the Red Bulletin Singapore Grand Prix preview including a look at the all-new track that will hold F1′s first night race, plus the usual chat with Murray Walker and some funny videos from McLaren and Honda. Also, three new videos have been added to the McLaren video player here. See below for details.

Why did the FIA let Vitantonio Liuzzi appeal but not Lewis Hamilton?

Lewis Hamilton has had Belgian Grand Prix penalty appeal thrown out, bringing another wave of reaction, much of it highly critical of the FIA. At the heart of the controversy is the FIA’s decision not to allow Hamilton to submit his appeal, despite letting another driver, Vitantonio Liuzzi, do so last year. The official documents […]

Lewis Hamilton’s appeal fails and Felipe Massa keeps Belgian Grand Prix win

Lewis Hamilton was not successful in his appeal against the penalty he received in the Belgian Grand Prix. The FIA International Court of Appeal’s decision means Felipe Massa remains the winner of the Belgian Grand Prix ahead of Nick Heidfeld and Hamilton. As was widely expected the FIA threw out the appeal on the grounds […]

Crashed and Byrned (Tommy Byrne with Mark Hughes, 2008)

F1 reviews

Review of Crashed and Byrned (Tommy Byrne with Mark Hughes, 2008)