Category: Race series
IRL: Could Panther see a British invasion?
The tantalising prospect of an all-British line-up at the IRL’s Panther Racing team was floated by Dan Wheldon and team boss John Barnes at the pair’s first interview since the announcement of the Englishman’s move there.Categorised under: Archive, IndyCar SeriesTagged as: Anthony Davidson, Dan Wheldon, IndyCar Series, John Barnes, Mike Conway, Panther Racing, Vitor Meira
F1: Alonso gives Massa a run for his money in Spa practice
Golden boy Felipe Massa stamped his authority on the first session of Spa practice – but in the second a strong challenge from Renault’s Fernando Alonso saw him in the runners-up position on the unofficial timesheet.
Breaking news: Donington director Lee Gill quits
Autosport has just broken the news that Donington Park’s Chief Operating Officer Lee Gill has ended his involvement with the circuit and the company that runs it.Tagged as: British Grand Prix, Donington Park, Formula One, Lee Gill, Simon Gillett
F1: the lighter side of Belgium
For some reason the pre-race publicity for the Belgian Grand Prix has thrown up a bumper crop of funny quotes. We can only speculate that everyone connected with F1 is on a carbohydrate high from the waffles and the French fries.
F1: when to catch the Belgian 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 Belgian Grand Prix in the UK.
F1: weather report for Belgian Grand Prix
It’s the run-in to perhaps the most exciting date in the F1 calendar – Spa-Francorchamps, a track deep in the Ardennes with enough drama to single-handedly do away with Belgium’s reputation for being boring. And what does the weather forecast say? Click here to find out.
Why money can’t buy Vijay Mallya everything
We all assume that it must be a great life being a billionaire – the yachts, the lavish parties, the political influence. But maybe there are annoyances that those of us on more modest incomes have never suspected.Tagged as: Force India, Formula One, Silverstone, Vijay Mallya
IRL: Wheldon out, Franchitti in at Ganassi for 2009
Reigning IndyCar champion Dario Franchitti is to return to the series next year, driving for former rival Target Chip Ganassi Racing at the expense of Dan Wheldon who moves to Panther Racing.Categorised under: Archive, IndyCar Series
F1: Lewis would be a â€œvery acceptableâ€ champion
Lewis Hamilton could potentially do more for the image of F1 as world champion than either Fernando Alonso or Kimi Raikkonen, according to Bernie Ecclestone.