McLaren have confirmed the suspension of sporting director Dave Ryan following Lewis Hamilton’s exclusion from the Australian Grand Prix. Ryan was present at both the hearings following the Malaysian Grand Prix into the Hamilton-Trulli incident. According to BBC Radio, Ryan was seen being summoned down from the pit wall during free practice at Sepang this […]
Brawn GP may be the favourites after their one-two in Malaysia but with rain threatening Sunday?óÔé¼Ôäós race could be tricky to predict. Name your predictions for pole position and the podium below.
At least one of our number is already bound for Sepang: Journeyer, F1 history master and stats guru, is heading out there for the Malaysian Grand Prix. I hope he?óÔé¼Ôäós packed his double-strength anorak, because the rain bearing down on Sepang International Circuit looks pretty fierce. Who else is braving the climate to watch the […]
F1 Fanatic guest writer Ben Evans, who’s commentated on races at circuits and on television, gives his verdict on the BBC’s F1 coverage. Last year I was lucky enough to get to work on TV side of motorsport making some highlights programmes and subsequently commentating live on-site for the World Series by Renault. I’ve learned […]
2009 Australian Grand Prix
Lewis Hamilton has lost his third place in the Australian Grand Prix following a new investigation by the FIA stewards.
A new season, a new generation of Formula 1 cars, and a routing of the opposition. This year?óÔé¼Ôäós Australian Grand Prix had much in common with the 1998 race. F1 Fanatic guest writer Andrew Tsvyk tells the story. During the presentation of McLaren?óÔé¼Ôäós newest Formula 1 challenger on January 16th, Ron Dennis announced his retirement […]
Lewis Hamilton may have thought that Toyota’s press release announcing it would not appeal Jarno Trulli’s 25 second penalty was the end of the matter. But according to a report in Auto Motor und Sport (translation here) Hamilton could still lose the third place he inherited from Trulli at Australia – and potentially a lot […]