Monthly Archives: January 2008

Quote of the week…

Has to be Alex Wurz on the itv-f1 website.. “I can assure you I am not here for the short term. In Formula 1 terms, that means medium to long term.” Genius. http://www.itv-f1.com/News_Article.aspx?PO_ID=41693 Advertisements

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Bernie doesn’t understand the future

Or for that matter the present. Televsion is dying. The cost of distribution is exorbitant and more and more programs will be streamed over the Internet. The only thing that’s safe on television is live and interactive. So F1 is … Continue reading

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The Moving Pictures

If you log on to autosport.com nowadays your eyes may be distracted by the flickering images that have appeared on the right. They now show video clips of recent news. Hopefully when the races start we’ll have some kind of … Continue reading

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McHamilton

So, Hamilton signs himself to McLaren for another five years. He says he wants to spend his whole F1 career there. Is this a good thing? He doesn’t know any other teams, and it appears he doesn’t want to. Schumacher, … Continue reading

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The persuit of perfection

McLaren have always been about the persuit of perfection. They have always strived to go for the ultimate in speed and technology even at the expense of reliability. Mark Hughes in Autosport this week even manages to eek an admission … Continue reading

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Will Ross turn Honda around?

Last week’s poll: Makes it look like Nakajima is the man to watch for 2008. And this week’s poll is all about Honda and Ross Brawn. We want to know how quickly we’ll see Ross work his magic at Honda.

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Do Ron Ron

Ron Dennis has been at the helm of McLaren for a seriously long time. In all but name the connection to Bruce McLaren’s team is nil. It is Ron’s team through and through. So why are people trying to get … Continue reading

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