March 2009

F1 on the BBC: A new era of F1 coverage

Even in this most interesting of races, at the most interesting of times, with all sorts of interesting rule changes and an interesting off-season, one of the most fascinating things about the weekend was the television coverage. After a gap of 12 years, F1 returned to BBC television. Although ITV undoubtedly raised the bar, F1 […]

Melbourne talking points

What an exciting start to the season. I don’t suppose it’s the done thing to yelp at 7am on a Sunday morning and wake the neighbours up, but I think that’s what I did. First of all, hats off to the Brawn team. They’ve been through a lot over the winter. Let’s face it, as […]

Williams protest questionable aero

One news story that began to develop late on Saturday night in Melbourne was that Williams had lodged a protest against Ferrari and Red Bull. Nothing appears to have happened on that front yet, so I assume that everyone has gone to bed and it will be sorted in the morning. There isn’t a lot […]

It’s quiet round here

I’ve not been posting very much here recently. Sorry about that. I had planned on writing a bit more here, but I’ve had a few other things on my plate. It’s a shame, then, that this post is to notify you that I may be posting even less. That is because this weekend the Formula […]

Contributing to F1 Fanatic

When I asked readers for feedback on how vee8 should develop in the future, N left a comment saying: I hope to see your posts somewhere else, preferably F1 Fanatic. I’m delighted to say that I will be contributing more to F1 Fanatic in the future. It was an honour to be invited by Keith […]