Monthly Archives: January 2008

Kubica the Rocket

Robert Kubica has admitted that his greatest sporting hero is none other than Britain’s Ronnie “the Rocket” O’Sullivan. I think this is a smart move from a PR point of view. Usually drivers admire other drivers and that’s tricky. The … Continue reading

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Drivers in traction?

There’s been a bit of a debate amongst the drivers about the removal of traction control. Usually the drivers all want things made safer – but the racers in them know that if they’re any good they might be able … Continue reading

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Headlines you’re unlikely to see this year

Alonso and Lewis decide to start new team together Super Aguri win first race Beards outlawed – Couthard unable to race Ralf wins world championship – Michael takes what he said back Mosley makes sensible suggestion What are your suggestions? … Continue reading

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ING Thing

There is an advert for ING which they keep showing on MSNBC (well I work at a bank and we have the TV on – with the sound dipped – all the time). On it they show how their sponsorship … Continue reading

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The ideal idle

One of the key contributing factors to McLaren’s sucess last year was their cars ability to idle for long periods of time without stalling or overheating (expect a lot of teams to be getting better at this – Ferrari were … Continue reading

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Button it

So is Jenson any good or not? After slating him for many years he actually seemed to have a pretty good season last year. He grew a beard, bought a camper van and seemed to have confronted a number of … Continue reading

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Fantasy F1

No budget constraints just pick: Two driversOne carOne race team (engineers etc)One team principalOne car design (colour, decals etc) I’m not planning on running this through the season, just thought it would be interesting to see what everyone thought.

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