Category: Race series
F1: Prodrive’s debut looks increasingly unlikely
The possibility of F1 having a full grid of 12 teams next year is looking increasingly unlikely as the odds of Prodrive making it to Melbourne in March recede into the distance.
F1: rumours about DC’s future abound
Ugly rumours that we very much donâ€™t want to countenance here at Brits on Pole are starting to surface regarding David Coulthardâ€™s future with Red Bull Racing.
F1: Hamilton picks up ‘coveted’ German award
Consolation prizes are coming thick and fast to season runner-up Lewis Hamilton, who has been presented with a prestigious Golden Steering Wheel award by a German newspaper.
F1: FIA inspectors visit McLaren HQ
If you were hoping that the inter-team feuding had finished along with the 2007 season then you are set to be sorely disappointed – we don’t advise you to read any further.
F1: Renault to face spy row hearing
He may yet get his man – but is the McLaren spying row about to blow up in Flavio Briatoreâ€™s face? Renault has today been summoned to explain itself in front of the FIA over allegations that it was in possession last season of confidential information belonging to McLaren.
Champ Car: Wilson nominated to defend award
Justin Wilson, currently second in the Champ Car standings with a race to go, has been named in the four-driver shortlist for the 2007 Greg Moore Legacy Award which he won last year.
F1: Alonso’s replacement – what the markets think
So, if the pundits and insiders haven’t got much news for us on the 2008 F1 drivers’ saga, how about the bookies?
F1: Jenson Button puts a brave face on 2007 season
At the height of the Ferrari/McLaren spy row, Ron Dennis said: “I donâ€™t need my character building any more.” You really do wonder if Jenson Button might soon be saying the same, if Honda don’t make some pretty rapid improvements in the off-season.
Champ Car 2008 won’t be in Britain. Probably.
Champ Car has added an extra European race for its newly-released 2008 schedule – but anyone hoping to see the likes of Justin Wilson and Katherine Legge race before their home fans is in for a disappointment.
F1: Schumi to McLaren? or Sutil? It’s all got rather silly
Brits on Pole would just like confirm that neither of its editorial team will be signing with McLaren to partner Lewis Hamilton next season. And if you’re not either, then that makes three of us. The rest of the world, we’re not so sure about.