Posts Tagged ‘Formula One’
11 Feb 2009: F1: Bahrain and Jerez testing reports 11/02/2008
The sand in Bahrain is mainly on the racetrack, it would appear, after a second day of testing at the Middle Eastern circuit was held up by a sandstorm.
11 Feb 2009: F1: Bahrain and Jerez testing reports 10/02/2008
Timo Glock put in a surprise fastest lap in Bahrain to put himself at the top of the unofficial timesheet ahead of Felipe Massa and Robert Kubica. Meanwhile, in Jerez, Sebastian Buemi continued his reign and Milton Keynes’ finest engineering was on display.
11 Feb 2009: F1: Questions grow over Donington’s finances
Concerns about the ability of Donington Park to stage the British Grand Prix in 2010 are growing exponentially this morning with indications that track owner Tom Wheatcroft may have lost faith in the company behind the bid.
10 Feb 2009: Why there will never be a Team Great Britain in F1
A new all-American team is slated to enter Formula One in 2010, featuring a car, drivers and engineering all based in that country. Brits on Pole asks: what does this mean for the series, for motorsport in general, and for British racing?
8 Feb 2009: F1: Former Donington partner sues for Â£150,000
Donington Park is being sued by a former partner in the business for reported damages of up to Â£150,000. Lee Gill, who left the circuit’s management in September, has filed court papers claiming he was dismissed from his post unfairly.
28 Jan 2009: F1: Adam Khan gets a break with Renault
The dwindling ranks of British Formula One drivers have just received a welcome boost from an unexpected direction after Renault signed A1GP’s Adam Khan in a demonstration role.
The spectre of just 16 cars lining up on the Melbourne grid at the start of the 2009 season has been averted – thanks to a Â£14.5 million payment made by Bernie Ecclestone to the Williams F1 team.
25 Jan 2009: F1: Portimao testing report 22/01/2009
And the big news from Thursday’s F1 test session in Portugal is… that there’s nothing to report after a day when the weather was the only player in town.