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Is Lotus/Quantum Deal Done?

Todd McCandless | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

So it seems that if Lopez signs the deal, Quantum will own 35% of the team with options for a complete buyout in the future. It also could signify that Nico Hulkenberg may have a reason to get excited about 2014 as the German has been linked to the team should the Quantum deal go through.

Ferrari Rebuke Alonso as Rumours Swirl

Todd McCandless | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Ferrari entered this weekend's Hungarian Grand Prix with a  sense of foreboding to be honest... at least that's what it seemed like from Fernando Alonso's public statements. The Spaniard made it clear that the team needed to have a good showing in Hungary or face a summer break full of anxiety over what best to do to salvage the year.

Driver Quotes From Australian GP Practice

Todd McCandless | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

The conventional theory is that you can discern very little from winter testing and that notion carries over to the first practice session of the firs...

F1's Paid Driver a Thing of the Past?

Todd McCandless | Posted 13.04.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

The concept of a paying driver isn't new to Formula One and it most likely won't depart the series any time soon as it represents a way for teams to gain cash investment to their operations. A team, first and foremost, is a business.

Why History Proves Drivers, Mechanics Make Best Team Bosses

Todd McCandless | Posted 25.09.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone once said that delegation is the art of accepting second best. I've alway loved Ecclestone's witticisms but to a large degree, he may be spot on.

Driver Stranded In Flood Waters After Following Sat Nav Instructions

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK

A woman had to be rescued from her car after she became stuck in floodwater thorough following directions on her satnav. The driver, from Mansfield...

Hamilton Gets Management Boost With Coton

Todd McCandless | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton faces a challenging season like all the drivers on the 2012 Formula One grid. Hamilton has a new look to his management ...

The music has stopped in F1

Todd McCandless | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

In the Formula One version of musical chairs, the music may be close to stopping and the vacant seats are few. Today's announcement by Scuderia Toro ...

Driver Tells Of Miracle Escape After Car Hit By Concrete Block

PA | Posted 04.02.2012 | UK

A driver who survived after her windscreen was smashed by a concrete block dropped from a bridge has spoken of her relief at the miracle escape. Mo...

Lotus Renault GP Signs Raikkonen for 2012, One Driver Too Many?

Todd McCandless | Posted 29.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Lotus Renault GP announced the signing of world champion Kimi Raikkonen for 2012. The elusive Finnish driver has reputation of being a disengaged employee and yet his fans are some of the most ardent in the business.