RaceFans is an independent motorsport news website. It was founded in 2005 by editor Keith Collantine (@KeithCollantine) under the name F1 Fanatic, and became RaceFans in 2018.
We aim to be a reliable and up-to-date source for original motor sport news, specialising in Formula 1. We cherish our editorial independence and are funded through a combination of advertising and contributions from RaceFans Supporters.
RaceFans specialises in Formula 1 news and has a journalist attending most of the races on the 2020 F1 calendar. We also cover Formula E from the paddock and report on IndyCar, Formula 2 and Formula 3 among other racing championships.
How to contact RaceFans
If you have a potential story, tip or enquiry, please contact us as follows:
|news[at]racefans.net or use the contact form|
|Postal address||RaceFans, Collantine Media, 49 Station Road, Polegate, E Sussex, BN26 6EA, United Kingdom|
|Telephone||Available on request via the contact form|
RaceFans contributors and contact details
Find out more about who writes for RaceFans, read their reports and get in touch with them directly:
A lifelong fan of motor sport, Keith is the editor of RaceFans. He created the site in 2005 under its original name, F1 Fanatic.
Will has been a regular contributor to RaceFans since 2012 and has covered F1 test sessions and launch events.
Motorsport commentator Ben is RaceFans’ resident bookworm.
How you can get involved on RaceFans
A free RaceFans account is required to access some parts of the site including the quizzes and the RaceFans Predictions Championship – where players compete to guess the result of the next race to win prizes. You can sign up for an RaceFans account here.
The site includes dedicated groups for each race on the F1 calendar, where Formula 1 fans can swap tips and arrange to meet during race weekends.
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