Students in Canada, who have been holding regular protests over a hike in tuition fees, are now turning their anger on the Formula 1 Grand Prix that takes place in Montreal on Sunday.After an afternoon confronting police in the city, during the night protesters stripped off to denounce the Grand Prix as sexist. In all, 39 people were arrested....http://www.euronews.net/
The Williams F1 team has unveiled their new line up.Brazilian driver Rubens Barrichello joins the team from Brawn having finished third in last years World Championship.He's joined by F1 rookie Nico Hulkenberg who arrives from GP2- the traditional training ground for Formula One.Rahul Pathak reports from Doha, where Williams are setting up a new technology centre.For more sport news visit our website: www.aljazeera.net/english/sport
Al Jazeera's Andy Richardson tests out the brand new Yas Marina circuit in Abu Dhabi ahead of the season-ending Grand Prix.Hundreds of millions of dollars have been spent on the track, which features the longest and fastest straight in the sport.Andy experiences first-hand the physical punishment dealt out by braking at 300kph - and that's just from the back seat.For more sports news and features go to http://english.aljazeera.net/sport
Royals, fashion and Formula One - Monaco was the place to be on Friday. Princess Charlene of Monaco and Prince Albert II joined forces with sports stars and celebrities for a fashion show in Monte Carlo. F1 boss Bernie Ecclestone and his two daughters Petra and Tamara were out for the annual event, which is seen as one of the biggest nights in the motor sporting calendar. "Hunger Games" actress Jennifer Lawrence added to the glamour, as did High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgens. While the sport was represented by its stars, including current Formula One driver Bruno Senna and former F1 driver Eddie Irvine. With the Amber Lounge packed to bursting, the A list audience enjoyed a catwalk show. Daniella Issa was amongst the designers chosen to take part. Fitting for her Royal audience she previously designed the dress Britain's Duchess of Cambridge Catherine wore at the announcement of her engagement to Prince William. As well as action on the runway, young British rapper Labrinth also performed. The Amber Lounge Fashion charity has raised more than three million euros to date -- cash from this latest event will go to the Special Olympics. Sarah Mills, Reuters.
Classic Game Room presents a CGRundertow video game review of Super Monaco GP for the Sega Genesis. The F1 racing arcade classic also found its way onto the Sega Genesis in 1990 and remains to be one of the most realistic racing simulators for the console. With track design based on real courses used in the 1989 Formula One season, and an in-depth career mode, this is definitely one old school racer worthy of the checkered flag. This video game review features Super Monaco GP gameplay footage and commentary from CGRundertow reviewer Kevin.Get more Classic Game Room on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/ClassicGameRoom and at http://www.ClassicGameRoom.com.