Ed Faulkner replied to the topic Going to the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina in the forum Going to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix at Yas Marina 3 years, 10 months ago
Im very lucky enough to be going to Abu Dhabi this year, and have tickets to the West Lounge. I will be staying with family in Dubai and they will be dropping us off at the circuit on the Sunday and then picking us up. Long shot but wondered if anyone had any tips about pickup and drop off points around the circuit or what would…[Read more]
When the C4F1 commentators spend 3 laps talking about the finer details of the pit boards and the staffing of them I think it’s safe to say the race was very dull. I agree the track should be dumped.
On the […]
I, and a good friend, have been to Hockenheim twice now, 2014 and this year. We camped both times, and drove from the UK. Thought it’d be useful to others to review the facilties, circuit and general atmosphere. I know Hockenheim isn’t guaranteed a place on the calendar in the future but you never know!
We drove from the UK, fairly easy…[Read more]
Ed Faulkner commented on the post, UK to lose live free-to-air F1 coverage in 2019 with new Sky deal 5 years, 1 month ago
I think F1 is pretty much finished as a mass viewership sport. The constant rule changes, the TV rights, the move away from traditional circuits. I can’t see too many casual viewers tuning in on a Sunday if they […]
Earlier today I watched the BTCC coverage on ITV4, thought it would be a nice warm up to the F1. I enjoyed the BTCC far more. Drivers were allowed to push to the max on a tough track. Yes there was some ropey […]