The transcripts from the House of Lords’ discussion on the future of the British Grand Prix makes interesting reading. According to them Donington Park’s deal to host the British Grand Prix has been extended from 10 to 17 years. The government also quoted Dutch financial institution ING saying “resources are in place” for the event […]
It’s time for the second round of the 2009 F1 Fanatic Predictions Championship. Don’t worry if you missed the first round at China last weekend – the mixed-up race meant the scores were fairly low. Plus we have some new prizes up for grabs – and more to come soon as well. Place your predictions […]
We’ve already covered the new BBC coverage in Britain and how Speed TV broadcast F1 in America. Now guest writer Jay Menon tells us about ESPN Star Sports’ Asian F1 broadcasts… For a region as big as Asia, it?óÔé¼Ôäós a pity its F1 fans and motor sport lovers get such poor television coverage. I am […]
Donington Park has had plenty of problems in recent weeks with several races being cancelled. This was because of building work in preparation for the 2010 British Grand Prix encroaching on the circuit?óÔé¼Ôäós run-off area. Now circuit owner Tom Walkinshaw is suing the track operators for ?é?ú2.47m in unpaid rent. And the company?óÔé¼Ôäós plans for […]
The last official F1 video game came out in 2006 – so there?óÔé¼Ôäós a palpable sense of frustration among many race game fans at the news Codemasters?óÔé¼Ôäó ?óÔé¼?£next gen?óÔé¼Ôäó F1 racer is at least another 12 months off. Codemasters today confirmed rumours that their new F1 title won?óÔé¼Ôäót appear until 2010 for top-of-the-range formats like […]
One of the most unusual things about last season was the lack of mid-season driver swaps. But the performance of some drivers and the inevitable rumours about changes means some may not last the year. Which of these drivers could be up for the chop?
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 […]