Archive for November, 2005:

Toyota Reveal Ugly 2006 Challenger

{ Posted on Nov 29 2005 by dScribe }
Categories : Formula 1 Teams
Toyota shocked many people today by launching their 2006 challenger, the TF106 (pictures here). Is it just me or do Toyota love producing ugly cars? And I'm not just talking about their Formula One efforts here but also their road ...Read More »

Super Aguri to use Super Old Car

{ Posted on Nov 24 2005 by dScribe }
Categories : F1 Rumours, Formula 1 Teams
It has been revealed that the Honda-powered Super Aguri team want to enter the 2006 Formula One World Championship with a 4 year old car. They are currently in negotiations with Paul Stoddart to buy the Arrows A23 chassis he ...Read More »

Midland’s Awful Colours

{ Posted on Nov 16 2005 by dScribe }
Categories : Commercial, Formula 1 Teams
According to, Midland "...has also unveiled its new livery, a combination of white, silver grey and red, which has been chosen to differentiate the team from others in the F1 field." Ha! What a joke! Let's have a look at ...Read More »

Valentino Rossi Tests Ferrari Again

{ Posted on Nov 14 2005 by dScribe }
Categories : F1 Rumours
Last week Valentino Rossi tested for Ferrari again. More publicity stunts? This time I'm not so convinced.. He completed 3 days of testing and managed to clock up around 600 km. The first day was at Fiorano while the next 2 ...Read More »

F1 Car Breaks 400 kph

{ Posted on Nov 08 2005 by dScribe }
Categories : Uncategorized
BAR-Honda test driver Alan van der Merwe reached 415 kph (or should that be 415 km/h? :P) at Mojave airport in California on Friday. That's quick.. damn quick! The record was unofficial however, as it was just a shakedown run. ...Read More »