This weekend’s F1 alternative: F3 Bucharest

There’s no F1 race this weekend but there’s a whole world of F1 alternatives to choose from. As F1 is moving towards more street racing British F3 is one step ahead – they’re racing at a fascinating new course in Romania. Plus there’s DTM action from the Lausitzring.

F1 in the news 35: Damon on his dad

Among this week’s press was a brilliant interview with Damon Hill in which he talks candidly about the loss of his father Graham and how he came to terms with it. Plus construction work at Spa is delayed by rain, the farming techniques of an ex-world champion, and a new F1 magazine.

‘Earth car’ marketing man leaves Honda

Alistair Watkins, Honda’s marketing director who oversaw the team radical ‘Earth Car’ design for the 2007, is leaving the team. Are the company going to ditch the environmental awareness concept created with Simon Fuller’s 19 Entertainment company? Related links F1 in the blogs special: Honda’s ‘Green’ livery Ignore the cynics: Honda’s ‘Green’ car is great … Continue reading ‘Earth car’ marketing man leaves Honda

2007 Spanish Grand Prix wallpapers

A selection of photos from the Bahrain Grand Prix weekend are available to download for your desktop. Enjoy! Related links Wallpapers Spanish Grand Prix 2007 review: Massa wins, Lewis leads Tags: f1 / formula one / formula 1 / grand prix / motor sport

Total tosh – but funny

Is Fernando Alonso going to extreme lengths to wrestle some press coverage back from Lewis Hamilton? The News of the World on Sunday ran an ‘exclusive’ kiss-and-tell story on Alonso – or ‘Alonson’ according to the mis-spelled headline. Apparently he drives for McClaren. Perhaps they deliberately left the typos in so they can claim the … Continue reading Total tosh – but funny

Debate: Schumacher vs Montoya vs Villeneuve

Three of F1’s most well-known drivers left the sport last year – Michael Schumacher, Juan Pablo Montoya and Jacques Villeneuve. But if you could bring one of them back, which one would you pick – the multiple champion, the irrepressible firebrand or the fallen hero?

Spanish Grand Prix 2007 facts & statistics

It’s another historic day thanks to Lewis Hamilton – the rookie driver having taken the championship lead in his fourth race without even winning one yet. But if this were 2002 Felipe Massa would be leading the title race. Read on for all the killer stats from the Spanish Grand Prix.