Archive for the ‘Race series’ Category

7 Apr 2008: IndyCar: form book upset in wet St Petersburg

The smart money was always on Newman/Haas/Lanigan being the quickest of the ex-Champ Car teams to adapt to life in IndyCar – but even the most optimistic fan might have been stretched to predict a victory in only their second race.

6 Apr 2008: F1: Bahrain GP in six words

Who did what to whom, and when – the winners and losers of the Bahrain Grand Prix, in six words each.

6 Apr 2008: F1: Fortune deserts Brits in Bahrain sands

One British driver had a trouble-free Bahrain Grand Prix in which he got the most from his car, gained places from his grid position, and beat his team-mate. Unfortunately for the bigger names at the front of the field, it was Anthony Davidson in the lowly Super Aguri.

6 Apr 2008: F1: Bahrain Grand Prix live blog

Wind is already scouring the Sakhir circuit in preparation for the third race in the 2008 Formula One World Championship. We can’t quite promise to report on the progress of every last grain of sand – but we’ll be here for the next two and a half hours, live blogging the race.

5 Apr 2008: F1: surprise Bahrain pole for Robert Kubica

Ladies and gentlemen! Roll up, roll up for a series of splendid jokes about the Pole on pole! No, but seriously, it’s official: BMW Sauber’s Robert Kubica has put his car at the front of the grid for the Bahrain GP.

2 Apr 2008: A1GP: youngsters helped by beadwork brilliance

Thousands of underprivileged children can now enjoy nutritious meals thanks to a unique fundraising auction held by A1GP, the World Cup of motor sport, during its South African races.

2 Apr 2008: Mosley’s counterattack admits more than it denies

FIA president Max Mosley, under intense pressure following a tabloid newspaper sting, has issued a defiant statement attacking his critics and refusing to resign.

1 Apr 2008: F1: British Grand Prix is selling out

Time’s running out if you want to see Lewis Hamilton, David Coulthard, Jenson Button and Anthony Davidson race at their home circuit this year. Tickets for the British Grand Prix, taking place on July 4-6, are selling so fast that the venue has announced that it is building an extra stand seating two and a half thousand spectators.

1 Apr 2008: F1: Coulthard’s RB3 auctioned on eBay

Fancy a second-hand racer? One less-than-careful owner, reliability a bit of an issue, but goes like a bomb and will look as cool as, er, anything parked on your drive?

1 Apr 2008: F1: when to catch the Bahrain 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 Bahrain Grand Prix in the UK.

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