Damon Hill OBE, 1996 Formula 1 World Champion, confirms attendance at Europe’s premier pre-season motorsport show.
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Two teams submit applications to join the Formula 1 grid, neither able to meet the FIA’s criteria
No more new teams will join Haas on the Formula 1 grid next season, the FIA has announced. Applications for prospective new teams to join the sport in either 2016 or 2017 were opened in May, with the original deadline set for the end of June, before later being extended to the end of July. Two teams submitted plans, but neither made the grade.
Bennett, Braun Extend Points Lead
Watching various problems strike most of their rivals in the Prototype Challenge (PC) class, Jon Bennett and Colin Braun drove a trouble-free race to capture their first victory of the season in the No. 54 Flex-Box/Composite Resources ORECA FLM09.
The Formula E car will have pride of place on the Autosport stand at next year’s Autosport International Show
The world famous event is Europe’s biggest racing car show. Held in the Birmingham NEC from January 8-11, it is visited by over 200,000 fans and features displays from most of the leading racing car manufacturers and suppliers.
Drivers for all major motor racing series around the world are eligible for the top 50.
Michael Schumacher does not feature in an authoritative magazine’s ranking of the top 50 racing drivers of 2010. The editor of the British print magazine Autosport, often described as the ‘bible’ for motor sport fans, said the seven time world champion missed the cut because he “wasn’t very good” on his return to formula one this year.
Speculation swirled in the Singapore paddock two weeks ago
Vitantonio Liuzzi has played down rumours Force India is planning to replace him at the end of the season. Speculation swirled in the Singapore paddock two weeks ago that the Silverstone based team’s rookie ‘Friday’ driver Paul di Resta has secured a deal to move into a race cockpit in 2011.