Archive for the ‘Competitions’ Category

24 Apr 2009: GP Shootout a chance-in-a-million for one lucky driver?

A new competition to find top unsung driver talent has no less a goal than launching the winner into a career in Formula One.

23 Apr 2009: Fantasy F1: Subdued start for Brits on Pole

And they’re off… the third race of the 2009 season was the first that counted towards the season total in our fantasy F1 league. Unfortunately it was not a stunning one for Brits on Pole.

13 Apr 2009: Fantasy F1: Collect those McLaren points while you can…

Dilemmas, dilemmas. Having used up our two races’ worth of introductory fantasy F1 flexibility, the picture about how the season will play out is still distressingly unclear.

2 Apr 2009: Fantasy F1: Are our results final now, please?

Let’s get frank. 2009 has been a pretty poor season for Fantasy F1 so far – and we’re only a week in, and today’s events with McLaren are so vexing that it’s really a struggle to drum up the enthusiasm to write about it. But if we don’t start, we won’t carry on – here goes.

15 Dec 2008: Sports Personality: Lewis the bridesmaid again

Track conditions meant that Chris Hoy couldn’t take on Lewis Hamilton in a man versus machine race at Wembley – but he won what was arguably the more important contest – the BBC’s Sports Personality of the Year.

12 Dec 2008: Awards round-up: who else got what off who

So, those drivers who aren’t named either Lewis Hamilton or Alexander Sims – how have they fared during the awards season?

21 Nov 2008: BRDC Young Driver Award 2008: sixth entrant named

The sixth entrant in this year’s McLaren Autosport BRDC Young Driver of the Year competition has been named – Aaron Steele joins the shortlist after winning the last open spot in a Formula Palmer Audi shootout.

13 Nov 2008: Five tips for fantasy F1 success in 2009

And so our year in McLaren’s Grand Prix League competition comes to an end. We had fun, did moderately well – and learned a few handy lessons for next year. Here they are.

28 Oct 2008: Fantasy F1: a semi-last hurrah in Shanghai

Never mind Lewis Hamilton and Felipe Massa. As we come to the close of the 2008 season, let’s not forget about all those fantasy F1 players who are on tenterhooks to find out how they’re going to do in their respective leagues.

17 Oct 2008: Fantasy F1: Brits On Pole float a little higher

So, how did our McLaren Grand Prix League 2008 team perform at Fuji?

 
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