DeadManWoking commented on the post, Ron Howard filming Rush at the Nurburgring Nordschleife 10 years, 6 months ago
>A film about 70s F1 set at the Nurburgring? Brilliant!
>Directed by Ron Howard? Happy Days!
Original soundtrack by the band Rush*? Better than sex!!
*This is unlikely to happen
But the real question is […]
DeadManWoking commented on the post, Senna's F1 cars and more on show at Autosport International 2012 10 years, 7 months ago
The newer cars are probably still property of the teams but many of the older ones belong to private owners or museums. If you look at the sign behind the Lotus 91 you will see that Bernie Ecclestone is listed as the owner.
Otherwise the teams would all be using air brakes that are activated when the drivers hit the brake pedal.
Suggesting that air brakes are not used because of the rule against “driver […]
they would still be four cars short of the minimum number needed to hold the race
No, they would be four cars over the minimum:
2012 FORMULA ONE SPORTING REGULATIONS
5.7 An Event may be cancelled if fewer […]
While it was possible for them to look into alternate deals, the BBC chose not to. From the Transcript (it’s right at the bottom of this very long document):
Q125 Chair: I am not saying it is unknown, or that […]
The Abu Dhabi sovereign wealth fund IPIC already owns a major share in a Formula 1 team. They own 95% of AABAR which owns a 9% share of Daimler AG as well as a 40% share of Mercedes GP, much as the Bahrain […]
But I would not be supprised if it actually turned out to be a red herring by Mercedes to get the others to pay attention to this
This may be more prophetic than you thought @BasCB according to this article […]
No, Alonso was:
Lap 32 VET 1:42.894 WEB 1:43.349 HAM 1:43.373
BUT 1:43.215 ALO 1:42.274 MAS 1:42.526
Webber was only 0.024 quicker than Hamilton on that lap and then they pitted on Lap 33 while Vettel […]
Race Fastest Laps
2011 FORMULA 1 KOREAN GRAND PRIX – Yeongam
POS NO DRIVER NAT ENTRANT TIME ON GAP KPH TIME OF DAY
1 1 S. VETTEL GER Red Bull Racing 1:39.605 55 202.941 16:41:39
2 2 M. WEBBER AUS Red Bull […]
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