Category: Race series
F1 spy verdict: Ferrari smug as McLaren mugged
McLaren has been fined $100m and docked all its 2007 constructors’ points a in ‘spygate’ verdict that team boss Ron Dennis called undeserved but rivals Ferrari lauded as satisfactory.
F1: Second place is the icing on the cake for Hamilton
Lewis Hamilton started the Italian Grand Prix second and finished it second – but no-one could accuse him of not offering value for money in between.
F1: Davidson plays with the big boys at Monza
Anthony Davidson spent an enjoyable afternoon at Monza, battling with drivers of vastly greater experience and working to cement a growing reputation as more than just a qualifying specialist.
F1: Coulthard ‘a passenger’ during high speed crash
Red Bull Racing’s David Coulthard’s Monza weekend began with a 400 Euro fine for speeding in the pitlane – and just went downhill from there.
IndyCar: Franchitti snatches title on final corner
Scotland’s Dario Franchitti won the PEAK Antifreeze Indy 300 – and with it the IndyCar series championship – when his closest rival Scott Dixon ran out of fuel with victory in his grasp.Categorised under: Archive, IndyCar Series
GP2: Carroll sets fastest lap as Glock cleans up
Timo Glock destroyed Giorgio Pantano’s hopes of a fourth straight Monza win with a textbook drive to secure maximum points from race two, while Adam Carroll broke his front wing early on but recovered to set the fastest lap of the race.Tagged as: Adam Carroll, GP2, Mike Conway, Timo Glock
IndyCar: Wheldon loses NASCAR seat to Franchitti
IndyCar fans could be about to lose a British driver to another series with an announcement expected that Dario Franchitti will be moving across to NASCAR.Categorised under: Archive, IndyCar SeriesTagged as: Dan Wheldon, Dario Franchitti, IndyCar Series, NASCAR, Target Chip Ganassi Racing
F1: McLaren statement on Italian prosecution
The McLaren team has come out fighting following a visit from Italian law officials to their team headquarters at Monza.Tagged as: Formula One, Lewis Hamilton, McLaren, Spygate