Welcome to another F1 newsletter, catching up with the news from the last few weeks, and a recap of some recent articles on the BellaOnline site.
In the news:
Honda have pulled out of F1 with immediate effect. It came as quite a surprise to the team, to fans and across the globe. However, finances are starting to become a serious problem.
Max Mosley took the opportunity to announce his next standard engine plans. The FIA have teamed up with Cosworth for the engine, and will work with them exclusively for the 2010 season.
Takuma Sato will return to test for Toro Rosso at Jerez next week, for the third time. He'll be hoping to make yet another good impression and land himself a race drive next year.
Honda Withdraw from Formula 1
Honda have confirmed they are leaving the sport, and the team needs to be sold as soon as possible. Here we take a look at their reasons, and what it means for Formula 1.
2008 F1 Gift Guide - The F1 Store
The second of our series of articles hoping to guide you in the right direction when it comes to buying a gift for a loved one, or a treat for yourself.
2008 F1 Gift Guide - Toys & Models
Our third look at gifts available to buy for F1 fans this Christmas, takes a closer look at those cuddly toys and collectible models.
An Article from the Archives:
Some more F1 politics and calls of cheating have pointed the FIA to investigate Ferrari and BMW and their flexible floors.
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Christine Blachford, Formula One Editor
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