Scandals in F1 – Following the recent cancellation of the season-opening Bahrain GP due to political unrest in the Gulf state, we take a trip back through F1 history and pick 50 of the most significant and memorable controversies.
Magazine F1 editor Edd Straw has revisited the biggest stories from F1's often rocky past to prove the theory that, in F1's case, all publicity is good publicity.
Highlights include: Driver wars, driver sackings, sporting and technical rule bending, money laundering, embezzlement, governing-body spats, bans, cancelled races, strikes, race fixing, track invasions, punch-ups, contract wrangles and even murder!
Mark Hughes – Pirelli's new, stiffer tyres may militate against overtaking during F1 this season. Our columnist explains why.
Jaime Alguersuari interview – The Spaniard tells Adam Cooper that he's fired-up for justifying his role in F1.
WRC back to its best – New manufacturers, cheaper cars and longer events took set to spice up the World Rally Championship, as David Evans explains.
Alexandre Premat interview – Despite his Audi career coming to and end, the Frenchman is ready to move, as he tells Glenn Freeman.
Snetterton track test – Ben Anderson samples the new international layout at the Norfolk venue in a Radical SR3.
Trevor Bayne interview – 20-year-old Trevor Bayne tells Mark Glendenning that since winning the Daytona 500 his feet haven't touched the ground.
Aston Martin AMR-One – Wraps off the British firm's all-new, self-built LMP1 racer.
Revving up with Revved-up – AUTOSPORT's resident couch potato reveals the events you should watch out for in 2011.
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