“We have tested KERS in recent weeks. Not on the track, but on the straight in Miramas. That work is ongoing.” BMW not suffering repeat of earlier KERS failures it seems.
“Reebok, the McLaren driver’s major personal sponsor, has commissioned freelance artist Ian Cook to paint a huge 96 square metre likeness of Hamilton’s face. The finished product will ultimately be hung near the Tower of London from Wednesday October 29th, and displayed throughout the decisive Brazilian round of the 2008 championship.”
“I have always found it close to the height of absurdity, arrogance and self-delusion when sportsmen claim that God is rooting for them.” – I usually react to religious stuff with a yawn and then move on, but readers outside Britain might find it interesting to see that not all of Hamilton’s press over here is positive.
“Given that the public does not seem overly interested in the process by which the rules are made, it is probably best to keep the details out of the public eye.” Well I’m certainly interested in the process by which the rules are made and I know many of F1 Fanatic’s readers are as well. More transparency is a good thing, in my view.
“A Spanish newspaper reports Jamie Alguersuari is close to signing as Red Bull test driver. That would indicate that Buemi has a race seat?” More on 2009 here: 2009 F1 drivers and teams.
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