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Lenovo Williams F1 Photos

{ Posted on Jan 17 2007 by dScribe }
So-called 'leaked' photos of the new Williams F1 car and livery have surfaced. One of the most interesting aspects of the photos is the prominence of notebook manufacturer Lenovo on the car. There have been questions raised whether Lenovo could ...Read More »

Revealed: Alonso 3rd in 1st McLaren Test

{ Posted on Dec 18 2006 by dScribe }
According to Autosport, Fernando Alonso's first test with the McLaren Mercedes team was a great success. McLaren did its best to keep a lid on the vital details of the test. In particular, they didn't fit a "public" transponder to ...Read More »

Bourdais for RBR in ‘08 not STR in ‘07?

{ Posted on Dec 13 2006 by dScribe }
There has been a lot of talk about who will fill the 2 seats at Scuderia Toro Rosso in 2007. Sebastian Bourdais' name has popped up recently due to the fact he'll be testing with the team this week in ...Read More »

Kimi Spotted Testing Red Car – White Race Gear

{ Posted on Dec 06 2006 by dScribe }
A photo has surfaced of Kimi Raikkonen testing a red car with no sponsorship, while Kimi is wearing plain white race gear. Despite the rumours, it is believed the picture is not recent and was taken before he joined McLaren.. ...Read More »

Hakkinen the Backup Plan if PDLR walks?

{ Posted on Nov 30 2006 by dScribe }
There has been a lot of talk that Pedro de la Rosa is quite unhappy to have been pushed out of the second McLaren race seat back into a test driver role. The decision of McLaren to run Mika Hakkinen ...Read More »