Monthly Archives: June 2006

Changing Lanes

Motogp. The Grand Prix of motorbike racing. The fastest riders in the world on the fastest machines. Overtaking is guaranteed at every race all the way through the field: the leader never finishing more than a few seconds in front … Continue reading

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Homolophobic?

The proposed rules for engines in formula 1 from 2008 will be a massive change to the sport. The rules suggest that the teams will enter a single engine design for 2008, 2009 and 2010 this year. And that they … Continue reading

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Exit Poles

What do you make of the itv-f1.com polls? I think I’ve only ever voted once (something to do with Jacques that I was infuriated by), but they are interesting to see how the public reacts to events. For instance, the … Continue reading

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Not enough Fis?

The news that Fisi has signed for another year at Renault is sadly more one of desperation than good judgement. It will be very interesting to see who the other driver is but to my mind it must be Hekki … Continue reading

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Do you want to win?

Is the most important feeling in Formula 1 the desire to win?Or is it something else. James said something interesting the other day, i know, i know, he suggested that the thing that was driving michael wasn’t so much the … Continue reading

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The Hamilton Hype

Is he as good as people say he is? Should he partner Alonso? One journalist said his Silverstone drive was the greatest he’s ever seen from any driver. Really? Or is that just nationalism creeping in? It is almost impossible … Continue reading

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Top teams

Back in the old days of formula 1. By which I mean, for the purposes of this post, the period immediate preceding this one. There used to be three top teams. They were pretty much Ferrari, Williams and McClaren. Every … Continue reading

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