Maria De Villota, who suffered a horrific accident while testing the MR-01 early Tuesday morning has undergone surgery but has lost her right eye due to the injuries sustained to her head and face.
F1 test driver Maria De Villota was involved in an inexplicable horror crash today at Duxford Airfield when her MR-01 accelerated into a parked truck on the track. She has been taken to nearby Addenbrooke’s Hospital with life threatening injuries.
90 minutes after Venezuelan Pastor Maldonado clinched an awesome victory for the Williams team, an explosion rocked the F1 paddock and gutted the Williams’ garage. Mechanics from other teams rallied around and became makeshift firefighters for which Frank Williams didn’t have enough praise.
It will be a sad day for Motorsport in Spain if two of the most watched sports are scrapped by Catalonia minister Andreu Mas-Colell. Apparently he is considering scrapping both F1 and Moto Gp from the Circuit de Catalunya as fees are too high.
Fernando Alonso still hasn’t congratulated new F1 world champion Sebastian Vettel on his great feat. Is it another round of sour grapes for Alonso who had the title in the bag but messed up or what?
Lewis Hamilton has upped the ante ahead of the 2010 Formula One season by claiming he “blew” Fernando Alonso away during his debut season in 2007.