There May Be No F1 German Grand Prix This Year

Bernie Ecclestone's letter to the Rhein-Zeitung newspaper claims that a German Formula One Grand Prix even at the back-up venue of Hockenheim won't be "commercially viable" because "attendance has been so low for the past few years." Ouch. » 2/03/15 1:20pm 2/03/15 1:20pm

The Revolving Door Of Nürburgring Ownership Just Lost The F1 German GP

For the past few years, Hockenheim and the Nürburgring have agreed to alternate hosting the Formula One German Grand Prix. 2015 should be the Nürburgring's turn, but the new owners don't have a contract with F1, so the grand prix goes to Hockenheim this year instead. » 1/15/15 2:18pm 1/15/15 2:18pm

A bit of Background on Hamilton's exploding brake rotor

Pictured above is the moment Lewis Hamilton lost the German GP to Nico Rosberg. During Q1, Hamilton's W05 suddenly spun when braking into the banked Sachs corner, and he ended up hitting the tire wall rear first with a force of 21g. Not pretty, but how come? » 7/20/14 1:56pm 7/20/14 1:56pm

Perhaps This Is Why Europeans Hate Us

Ever have the compulsion to put a Canadian flag on your backpack while traveling abroad just to avoid getting into arguments with French people? Well, any European goodwill we may have built up as a nation lately has been promptly ruined by these guys driving terribly around the Hockenheimring race track. » 5/11/12 1:30pm 5/11/12 1:30pm

Kimi Raikkonen Knocks Down Little Girl, Keeps Walking

At this past weekend's German Grand Prix at Hockenheim, Kimi "The Iceman" Raikkonen knocked over a young child and kept on walking. OK, so it all seems to have been an accident, and perhaps just as much the fault of the girl's mother (or whoever that woman is), but after intentionally pushing over a photographer » 7/21/08 3:40pm 7/21/08 3:40pm

Ever See a Flying Bus? EDO's Porsche Cayenne Tuner

Okay, its arguable to consider the Porsche Cayenne's true antecedent to be the VW bus, especially when the Stuttgartian SUV can be tweaked into performing such feats of strength (just in time for Festivus). As we mentioned back in November, Edo's highly tweaked, twin-turbo Cayenne seemed from the spec sheet to be… » 12/27/06 10:45am 12/27/06 10:45am