Archive for the ‘Race series’ Category

26 Apr 2008: F1: Kimi rains on Alonso’s parade

Fernando Alonso made a bold bid for pole in the Spanish Grand Prix in front of his home fans – only to see defending world champion Kimi Raikkonen snatch the prize away in the dying moments of qualifying.

25 Apr 2008: IRL: Wheldon hopes to keep Kansas streak alive

Here are a couple of numbers to ponder: Dan Wheldon has led almost 40 per cent of IndyCar race laps at the Kansas Speedway over the last five years, and has finished second-second-first in the last three races there.

25 Apr 2008: A1GP: get up close and personal on Sunday

Looking for a chance to get up close and personal with the GB A1GP car – and 21 others like it? In that case, don’t forget that A1GP is holding a simulated race start in the West End of London on Sunday to promote the series ahead of its British round at Brands Hatch from May 2.

25 Apr 2008: GP2 comes to Europe with Barcelona race

The first race of the GP2 season is due to take place at the Circuit de Catalunya tomorrow – and you’ll be able to watch it on UK television.

25 Apr 2008: IRL: Leap in the dark for Wilson in Kansas

From Champ Car frontrunners to IRL newbies – nowhere will Newman/Haas/Lanigan’s new status be more obvious than this weekend’s Road Runner Turbo Indy 300 at the Kansas Speedway, a circuit that only one member of the team has even set eyes on before.

25 Apr 2008: F1: Spanish GP preview

A surprise performance boost by Renault that managed to split the Ferraris in second practice may spell an interesting Grand Prix on Sunday. BMW are also looking strong on a day that saw McLaren performing roughly as expected during the first session but falling way down the field in the second.

25 Apr 2008: F1: when to catch the Spanish 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 Spanish Grand Prix in the UK.

25 Apr 2008: F1: new regulations leave DC unimpressed

Racing is unlikely to be improved as a spectacle in 2009 because new regulations fail to help drivers run close to their rivals, veteran driver David Coulthard has warned.

25 Apr 2008: F1: in the last few hours of the transfer window…

Having got home from holiday and sat down to update the site, we were alarmed to learn we were in the last few hours of the transfer window for McLaren’s Grand Prix League fantasy F1 competition.

25 Apr 2008: F1: Super Aguri limp on, slowly

Battered but unbowed, F1 backmarkers Super Aguri are still expecting to be on the starting grid for Sunday’s Spanish Grand Prix.

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