The F1 cars are lapping Sepang noticeably slower than they did last year.
Mark Webber was the fastest driver in the first practice session for the second weekend in a row.
Force India are celebrating India’s Cricket World Cup triumph.
Virgin only narrowly managed to get both cars into the first race of the year.
Virgin team principal John Booth admits his team face a difficult start to 2011.
Three countries which haven’t had F1 drivers for decades are represented once more in 2011.
Virgin hope to close the gap to the midfield this year but Timo Glock doubts they’ve done enough.
Surgery means Timo Glock will miss the Barcelona test.
Jerome d’Ambrosio spoke exclusively to F1 Fanatic on making his debut for Virgin in 2011.
Virgin sign Jerome d’Ambrosio to partner Timo Glock in 2011.
Daniel Ricciardo did the fastest ever lap of the Yas Marina circuit during the second young drivers’ test day.
All the lap times set by each of the drivers in the test presented in an interactive chart.
Discover the fresh racing talents who are driving at Yas Marina on the 16th and 17th of November.
Renault will test another Russian driver in the session for young drivers at Abu Dhabi next week.
Timo Glock Lucas di Grassi Qualifying position 19 22 Qualifying time comparison (Q1) 1’40.748 (-1.577) 1’42.325 Race position Laps 31/55 25/55 Pit stops 0 3 You need to upgrade your Flash Player Open lap times interactive chart in new window Timo Glock Happy with his qualifying effort after splitting the Lotus pair. Was running 12th … Continue reading Glock taken out (Virgin race review)
Timo Glock was in fine form all weekend in Singapore but his race was scuppered by the safety car. Timo Glock Lucas di Grassi Qualifying position 18 20 Qualifying time comparison (Q1) 1’50.721 (-0.386) 1’51.107 Race position 15 Average race lap 2’02.971 (+1.411) 2’01.560 Laps 49/61 59/61 Pit stops 1 2 You need to upgrade … Continue reading Glock shines (Virgin race review)
Jerome d’Ambrosio will drive for Virgin in practice sessions at four of the final five races of the season. The Belgian GP2 driver will participate in first practice for the Singapore, Japanese, Korean and Brazilian Grands Prix. He will also drive for them in the end-of-season rookies’ test at Abu Dhabi. He started the year … Continue reading D’Ambrosio to drive for Virgin on Fridays
Young drivers backed by Ferrari, McLaren and Renault are among those competing in the new GP2 season which starts this weekend. Winning the category is the best way to get yourself a ticket into F1 – and it’s great racing too. Here’s your guide to the season ahead: