F1weekly podcast # 369

Renault will race at the European Grand Prix after winning appeal.

The court upheld Renault’s appeal and instead issued a reprimand and imposed a $50,000 fine.


Sims Card: British rookie driver Alexander Sims scores his maiden F3 Euroseries victory in Sunday’s race two at Nürburgring. Winner from Saturday’s race one, Jules Bianchi, was fifth and maintains 25 points lead in the championship over Christian Vietoris who was second to Sims in Sunday’s race. Jake Rosenzweig, only American in the series, finished 16th & 12th respectively in the two races.


The ART of winning: French ART Grand Prix team dominated Saturday’s F3 Euro Series feature race at Nürburgring. Leading their charge from pole position and scoring his fifth consecutive feature race victory was Jules Bianchi. The young Frenchman is flanked by yet another Flying Finn, Valtteri Bottas, who finished second and was 2008 Formula Renault Euro Cup Champion. Esteban Gutierrez, extreme right in the photo, was third after starting from the front row. The talented Mexican was Formula BMW Europe Champion last year.

Bianchi is managed by Nicolas Todt who also co-owns ART Grand Prix team with Frederic Vasseur. Lewis Hamilton graduated from their GP2 team to Formula 1 and last year Nico Hülkenberg drove for them on his way to winning the Euro Series title.



Podcast number 369.

This is a Motorsports Mondial presentation a special weekend interview.

A conversation… Nasir Hameed and Speed TV’  Bob Varsha.