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F1 in the blogs 46: I animate Alonso!

In the F1 blogs this week, the lighter side of the Alonso-Hamilton row… Plus meet the only five women to have entered a F1 race weekend, past champions on this year’s battle, and is Rubens Barrichello about to get dropped?

Hamilton, Button & Sato cleared over tyre error

Lewis Hamilton, Jenson Button and Takuma Sato have not been punished after using extra wet weather tyres in this morning’s practice session at Interlagos. McLaren, Honda and Super Aguri respectively were fined ??15,000 for the mistake and ordered to return one set of the wet tyres that had been scrubbed in to ensure they gained […]

Hamilton may be penalised over tyre blunder

Lewis Hamilton and two other drivers may face penalties after breaking the rules governing tyre use at the Brazilian Grand Prix. Hamilton along with Jenson Button and Takuma Sato used more than the regulation number of wet weather tyres practice on Friday morning at the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace. The McLaren team admitted a mistake […]

F1 in the news 55: All eyes on Hamilton

There are three drivers in the hunt for the championship – but the media’s focus is on the title leader as he bids to be come the first ever rookie champion. Also the row between Max Mosley and Jackie Stewart rages on, and BusinessF1 magazine goes bust.

Have you been to the Brazilian GP?

We’re looking for Grand Prix fans who’ve been to the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos to tell us about their experiences… Photo: Daimler Chrysler Related links Share your experiences of visiting the Brazilian Grand Prix at the Aut????dromo Jos??? Carlos Pace Share your experiences of visiting other Grands Prix Tags: f1 / formula one / […]

Top ten… Brazilian Grands Prix (Video)


What better place to finish the season than Brazil? The country’s drivers have won more championships than any other nation bar Britain. And the South American atmosphere and punishing track is guaranteed to produce a great race. Here’s ten of the best Brazilian Grands Prix.

Debate: How will the title be decided?

We’ve had plenty of discussion in the past week about whether Lewis Hamilton, Fernando Alonso or Kimi Raikkonen deserves to be champion. But what do you actually think will happen on Sunday? Here’s a couple of likely and unlikely scenarios that came to my mind – how do you think the title will be won […]

Heartbreak for Mansell in dramatic Adelaide finale

1986 Australian Grand Prix flashback

A string of chance occurrences harpooned Nigel Mansell’s title hopes and left Alain Prost a fortunate – though not undeserving – 1986 championship winner.

Soapbox: Why Kimi Raikkonen should be champion

It’s the final part of our series looking at the three championship contenders heading into the final rounds. Today, Christine Blachford from Sidepodcast argues for Kimi Raikkonen We’ve already had the arguments for Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso. Now read why Christine’s rooting for Raikkonen…

Lewis Hamilton fans ‘racist’ (updated)

Spanish motor sport federation head Carlos Gracia had this to say about the popularity of Lewis Hamilton among British F1 fans, speaking in Spanish newspaper El Publico: It is perfectly normal for a British team and British fans wanting to succeed in formula one but it is ironic that the racists in England are having […]