Archive for the ‘F1’ Category

16 Nov 2007: F1: McLaren’s reaction to appeal verdict

Straight from the horse’s mouth… here’s what McLaren Mercedes has to say about the rejection of its appeal over the result of the Brazilian Grand Prix.

16 Nov 2007: F1 breaking news: McLaren appeal rejected

McLaren’s appeal against the result of the Brazilian Grand Prix has been rejected by the FIA. The sport’s International Court of Appeal has reportedly that ruled the appeal against the decision of the stewards not to punish the Sauber and Williams teams at the Brazilian Grand Prix was inadmissible.

16 Nov 2007: F1: Hamilton visits Oxford for book signing

If you’re hoping to meet the publicity-shy Lewis Hamilton at the moment, you won’t have many opportunities, so best to grab them where you can. You may like to know that the ace British driver is shortly due to visit Borders Bookshop in Magdalen Street, Oxford, where he will sign copies of his new autobiography – just in time for Christmas.

16 Nov 2007: F1: Button, unsurprisingly, welcomes Brawn move

It is a maxim drummed into fresh-faced young news reporters before they are unleashed from training college and allowed out into the world to cause trouble. Dog bites man: no story. Happens all the time. Not even slightly unusual. Man bites dog, on the contrary, is a huge story, being something of a rarity.

16 Nov 2007: F1: Kovalainen still in the dark about 2008

Who on earth does McLaren have in mind to partner Lewis Hamilton in its second car next year? We ask this because Renault’s ace Finn Heikki Kovalainen has said that he still has no idea what he’ll be doing for the 2008 Formula One season.

16 Nov 2007: GP2: Mike Conway impresses at Honda

Mike Conway is due to get another crack at driving a Formula One car after impressing Honda’s sporting director Ron Meadows at a recent outing at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona.

15 Nov 2007: F1 quotes: irony – it’s like goldy and bronzy, only made of iron

Why does it seem likely that the Ferrari team would be congenitally incapable of appreciating the irony in its lawyer’s statement?

15 Nov 2007: F1 quotes: Horner gives some hard info

Looks like things are finally starting to firm up a bit. Here’s Christian Horner who you do hope, given that he is Red Bull team principal, might actually be close enough to the centre of things to be in the know.

14 Nov 2007: F1: Davidson gets a feel for 2008 car

Anthony Davidson had a taste of what is in store for him during the 2008 season when he kicked off winter testing for Super Aguri yesterday.

14 Nov 2007: F1: Rossiter takes the Honda for a spin

Britain’s James Rossiter was back on the rota for Honda yesterday as he piloted the RA107 around the Circuit de Catalunya in F1’s post-season test.

 
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