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29 Jan 2011: So who’s confirmed for this season so far?

It’s only January, but we thought we’d take an early look at which British drivers will definitely be racing this season, and where.

26 Jan 2011: Paul di Resta gets his F1 drive

And finally – the worst-kept secret in Formula One driving circles has been officially confirmed. Silverstone-based squad Force India has confirmed that young Scot Paul di Resta will be one of its race drivers for the 2011 season.

18 Jan 2011: ‘Operation Plowey’s Buzzcut’ to raise thousands for wounded soldiers

Indy Lights racewinner Martin Plowman has swapped his normal tousled hairstyle for a military buzzcut as part of a bid to raise money for armed forces charities in the UK and US.

14 Dec 2010: Alexander Sims: “You’ve got to fight for whatever you believe possible”

A past winner of the McLaren Autosport BRDC Young Driver award, Alexander Sims finished fourth in each of the last two Formula Three Euro Series championships and is now looking forward to a 2011 spent in either GP3 or GP2. He talked to BritsOnPole about a year of highs and lows and about what the future holds.

20 Jun 2010: Indy Lights: Plowman takes runner-up spot in Iowa

Martin Plowman earned his best finish to date in the Firestone Indy Lights series with a second place in Iowa that leaves him in a tight four-way battle for second in the championship.

18 Jun 2010: F1: Lewis and Jenson put together a DIY comedy job (video)

Lewis Hamilton and Jenson Button needn’t bother applying for work as car mechanics should the day job driving F1 cars ever go south on them, if this new Vodafone video is anything to go by – but they might just find work as improvisational comedians.

18 Jun 2010: GP3 testing: ART’s Esteban Gutiérrez is fastest in both sessions

Esteban Gutiérrez was driver of the day on the second day of GP3 testing in Valencia with the ART pilot topping the timesheet in both sessions.

18 Jun 2010: Christodoulou’s single-seater prospects boosted by Indy Lights test

The strongest hint yet that Adam Christodoulou could soon be racing once more in a single-seater has been dropped by a team owner in a position to make that dream a reality.

18 Jun 2010: F1: Button launches his 2010 triathlon charity bid

Jenson Button needs your help – to help make a success of his 2010 London Triathlon bid and beat last year’s total of nearly £20,000 raised for the children’s charity of which he is a patron.

18 Jun 2010: F1: Lewis Hamilton ‘taking nothing for granted’

Lewis Hamilton may currently be topping the drivers’ championship – but he is taking nothing for granted, according to a news item just posted on his website.

 
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