Archive for the ‘Race series’ Category

16 Oct 2008: F1: Chinese Grand Prix weather prospects

Will the weather in Shanghai turn out to be one of the more predictable things about this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix?

16 Oct 2008: Opinion: what F1 has in common with pro wrestling

Dodgy penalties and unclear regulations mean that Formula One increasingly resembles the scripted ‘sports entertainment’ of American professional wrestling. Is this really what the future holds?

16 Oct 2008: F3: Disappointment for Turvey in season clincher

Oliver Turvey has failed to clinch the British F3 International Series championship after his final outing saw him parked up at trackside three laps from the end.

12 Oct 2008: F1: Japanese Grand Prix in six words

A race that, despite fantastic performances among the middle-order drivers, only served to underline the fact that F1 is a business, not a sport – and the experience of European or North American fans in particular is currently a very long way down its list of priorities. Get a 60-second briefing as to why…

12 Oct 2008: F1: Alonso triumphs again as Hamilton pays for blunder

Fernando Alonso won his second race in a row after Lewis Hamilton’s rash start to the Japanese Grand Prix re-opened all of last season’s questions about the McLaren driver’s ability to stand the pressure of the championship battle.

12 Oct 2008: F1: Japanese Grand Prix live blog

After a series of drama-soaked races, Formula One has landed at the Fuji Speedway – where last year Lewis Hamilton’s title challenge survived the torrential rain.

11 Oct 2008: F1: Hamilton takes Japanese pole as Massa falters

Lewis Hamilton turned the screws on his title rivals by qualifying on pole for the Japanese Grand Prix while main rival Felipe Massa could only manage fifth.

10 Oct 2008: F1: Glock fastest in Japanese GP practice

Toyota’s Timo Glock gave the home fans at the Fuji Speedway something to cheer by topping the timesheets in Friday practice for the Japanese Grand Prix.

10 Oct 2008: F1: Japanese Grand Prix weather prospects

Last year in Japan it poured buckets, the promised views of Mount Fuji were hidden by rain clouds, and Lewis Hamilton came away with what looked like a winning lead in the driver’s championship.

10 Oct 2008: F1: When to catch the Japanese Grand Prix in the UK

Wondering what time to get yourself in front of the telly or radio for the latest round in the F1 championship? Here are the broadcast times for the stations covering the Japanese Grand Prix in the UK.

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