F1 Fanatic round-up: 6/1/10


After yesterday’s shock news of the FIA being forced to rescind Flavio Briatore’s ban, what will happen next? Are the FIA going to appeal against the decision? Here’s today’s F1 Fanatic round-up. Links Briatore in no rush for F1 return The Briatore story inevitably dominates the F1 news at the moment. He may have escaped … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 6/1/10

2010 F1 testing dates confirmed


I’ve had confirmation through from one of the teams of the dates of this year’s test sessions. These are as follows: February 1st – 3rd – Valencia (Ricardo Tormo), Spain February 10th – 13th – Jerez, Spain February 17th – 20th – Jerez, Spain February 25th – 28th – Circuit de Catalunya, Spain So far … Continue reading 2010 F1 testing dates confirmed

What age is too young for an F1 race?


Enko asked an interesting question on the 2010 British Grand Prix discussion page. Do you think a five- and six-year-old would enjoy the race? Do you normally see children that young at F1 races? Is it worth taking children to F1 races? And what is the right age to start taking them?

F1 Fanatic round-up: 5/1/10


An earlier-than-usual start for the round-up today as we wait for the outcome of Flavio Briatore’s appeal against the lifetime ban handed down by the FIA. Links No way back for Piquet (Autocar) Alan Henry reveals Campos did receive an offer from Nelson Piquet Jnr but they turned him down. Good riddance. BMW Sauber name … Continue reading F1 Fanatic round-up: 5/1/10