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Posted on Thursday, October 10, 2013

Japanese Grand PrixView

Formula 1 heads straight to Japan after last weekend's Korean Grand Prix, for round 15 of the Championship. Suzuka is a favourite circuit for many drivers because of its classic layout and its fast and technical characteristics. There are no room for mistakes at Suzuka as the circuit features a combination of corners which flow together, denying the drivers any rest. The circuit is equally challenging for the teams, who need to find a compromise for a good overall car balance. Suzuka has a high-downforce […]

Posted on Monday, August 19, 2013

Dutch stars wow in Rotterdam street demo

Up to 300,000 motorsport enthusiasts gathered in the city centre of Rotterdam in the Netherlands on Sunday to meet their racing heroes. The day included a variety of motor racing forms, from karting to Formula 1. Since its debut, City Racing Rotterdam has always held Formula 1 demonstrations, which are considered the highlights of the event. Previous attendees include double world champion Fernando Alonso as well as race winner David Coulthard, Giancarlo Fisichella, Jarno Trulli and Nico Rosberg. Asked by F1Zone about the importance of […]

Posted on Saturday, August 17, 2013

Formula 1 set for street demo in Rotterdam

Rotterdam will host the ninth edition of the biggest motorsport event in The Netherlands on Sunday, a street demonstration which attracts thousands enthusiasts every year. Dutchman Giedo van der Garde is the only Formula 1 driver on the grid to attend the event, but two other names connected with the sport will also be in attendance to entertain the fans. Sauber's reserve driver Robin Frijns and compatriot Jos Verstappen - who took a podium finish in 1994 - will also attend the event. Lotus will […]

Posted on Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Who are the rookies?

5 rookies will compete in the 2013 season. So who are they?

Posted on Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Dutch courage

Dutch drivers haven't had the greatest success in F1. With Giedo van der Garde joining the sport, we take a look at some of F1's best Dutchmen.

Posted on Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Exclusive Q&A with Romain Grosjean

At City Racing in Rotterdam, we caught up with Lotus's Romain Grosjean. Q: You saw the crowd during the drivers parade, what do you think of it! Romain Grosjean: It's good, it's always good to have Formula One cars in the centre of the city and get very close to the fans. I'm happy to be here, I got the invitation and I wanted to come. It's a good way to spend a Sunday! Q: Judging by the number of people here, do you think […]

Posted on Monday, August 27, 2012

Rain and fire in Rotterdam!

Despite the predicted rain thousands motorsport enthusiasts gathered in the city centre of Rotterdam in the Netherlands on Sunday to see Nico Rosberg and Giedo van der Garde’s Formula 1 demonstrations. The third F1 driver who attended City Racing, Romain Grosjean, experienced huge popularity as fans visited his tent all day long. Mercedes AMG Petronas’s driver was happy to return to Rotterdam after six years: “Holland is a country where is no Formula 1 race and it’s nice to bring F1 so close to the […]

Posted on Wednesday, February 9, 2011

WRC Sweden: Preview Quotes

Some WRC preview quotes. Sebastien Loeb: “The most common surface in the world championship is gravel, that’s where the title will be decided. In testing I felt more at home on gravel than on snow. While it wouldn’t be very good to be two seconds off the pace of our rivals [in Sweden]...