British F1 ace Lewis Hamilton begins the defence of his crown Lewis Hamilton: “People say, ‘Do you want to do what Michael Schumacher’s done?’ He’s achieved an incredible amount, but I am not here to break Michael’s or Ayrton’s records. I’ve always said since I was a kid that I would love to be an […]
Albert Park circuit in Melbourne mainly uses public roads, and the whole track has been photographed by Google Street View, giving us a ground-level view of the circuit where the 2009 F1 season begins next week. Here’s a corner-by-corner look at the Albert Park Circuit.
Bernie Ecclestone has hit back at the F1 teams after seeing his plans for a ‘most wins’ based championship system fail: That?óÔé¼Ôäós the problem with democracy. These teams couldn?óÔé¼Ôäót agree with themselves let alone each other. The simple fact is that because the sporting regs are out the FIA cannot do anything for now, but […]
The FIA has delayed the controversial new “most wins” championship system until 2010. The surprise move came shortly after the F1 Teams’ Association pointed (FOTA) out that the last-minute introduction of a new scoring system broke the FIA’s own rules. The 10-8-6-5-4-3-2-1 system used last year will be retained for 2009.
We?óÔé¼Ôäóre one week away from the start of the F1 season ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ the Australian Grand Prix. Here in Britain the BBC?óÔé¼Ôäós much-vaunted new F1 coverage will make its debut. Here are the times of their F1 programmes ?óÔé¼ÔÇ£ please share details of coverage in your country below. You can follow all the sessions live on […]
Last week I invited you to rank the F1 teams to see who everyone thought would be fighting for victory in the Australian Grand Prix next weekend. Ferrari were the team that came out on top but everyone seems puzzled over just how quick McLaren are. Here’s the results in full.
Red Bull have produced another one of their impressive F1 videos looking ahead to the new season. It’s narrated by Sebastian Vettel (“for me it’s more than just a car – she will never let me down”!) and explains how the car gets to the track from the design board. See their prevous video here: […]