Archive for January 25th, 2008


Force India have today announced they will launch their new 2008 car in Mumbai, India on the 7th February.

Force India who used to be Spyker last season , was bought out by Indian billionaire Vijay Mallya.

The 2008 car will be the same as the Spyker – Ferrari car from the 2007 season, but will have an new aerodynamic update


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You can now take a virtual ride in an F1 car around the brand new Valencia Street Circuit

This new F1 venue will take place on the 24th August 2008

This video originates from elmundo.es

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Kimi Raikkonen

Kimi Raikkonen has told a spanish newspaper, he thinks he will finish his F1 career at Ferrari.

“I see no reason to leave this team, I have two years remaining on my contract, but in any case I believe that, whatever happens, this will be my last team.
The one certainty is that one day I will feel the need to do something else. I would do a few rallies maybe, or something else – I don’t know. I will do what I want, basically”

He would not confirm if he would retire at the end of his current contract with Ferrari which ends after the 2009 season

“I have no idea, for the moment I am here and I have no intention to change that, when I end my contract with Ferrari I will be 30 years old, and it will be the time to decide whether to keep going or not.”

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F1 Registeration Number 

The UK registeration number F1 has sold for a record price of £375,000

The previous record for a UK registeration number was £331,ooo for M1

The owner of the new registeration number is Mr Afzal Khan, who owns a car conversion company in Essex, UK

Mr Khan said: “I am privileged to have such a prestigious plate.”

The money from this sale will go to a safe driving scheme for young motorists

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