I wasn’t expecting F1’s long-standing row to be resolved today any more than I had on the many other ‘deadline days’ which have come and passed with no resolution. But the decision from the World Motor Sports Council came remarkably swiftly: next year’s F1 championship will be run to rules broadly similar to this year. […]
As at last year’s British Grand Prix I was fortunate to receive an invitation to visit Shell’s fuel laboratory for Ferrari last weekend. I was treated to hospitality at the corporate suite overlooking Copse corner, and was able to visit the Ferrari garage between Saturday practice and qualifying. Both of which provided food for thought.
Today?óÔé¼Ôäós World Motor Sports Council meeting was originally set to ratify the FIA?óÔé¼Ôäós planned entry list for 2010. But the failure of President Max Mosley to supply a list, and the declaration by eight of F1?óÔé¼Ôäós ten teams that they will form their own breakaway championship unless he steps aside, leaves the WMSC with a […]
Six people correctly named the pole sitter and the top three finishers at the British Grand Prix ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ congratulations to Pete Walker, Taypicala, Haas, Hal_9000, Maksf1 and Stiffmeister. But one man continues to lead the championship race ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ Dougie, who boasts a 15-point lead over second-placed Benno.
The Guardian claims to have details of the Formula One Teams’ Associations’ planned calendar for its rival F1 series in 2010. As well as bringing back the United States and Canadian Grand Prix, it suggests race are planned in Argentina, Finland and Mexico. Plus, many of F1’s most popular venues – with two unfortunate exceptions […]
Before this year’s British Grand Prix I pointed out that it would be madness for F1 to leave behind a circuit that regularly gets huge crowds. And so it proved as Silverstone packed in a capacity audience of 120,000 on Sunday. Buoyed by the success of Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button its three-day total attendance […]
Here is a new video lap of the track which will host the 2009 F1 season finale. It was created using the latest rFactor simulation of the Yas Island Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi – check the link below to download the track and play it yourself.