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.Tagged as: British F3 International, Carlin, Formula One, Grand Prix Shootout, Peter Windsor, WSR
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.Tagged as: Chinese Grand Prix, Fantasy F1, Formula One
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.
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.Tagged as: BBC, BBC Sports Personality of the Year, Lewis Hamilton
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?Categorised under: Archive, British F3, Competitions, Events, F1
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.
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.Categorised under: Archive, Competitions, F1, Site newsTagged as: Fantasy F1, Formula One, McLaren Grand Prix League 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.
Fantasy F1: Brits On Pole float a little higher
So, how did our McLaren Grand Prix League 2008 team perform at Fuji?