The Formula 1 race fan following has shot up in India in recent years along with the number of folks who own Apple iOS devices. With Formula 1 championships happening regularly in different parts of the world, it is difficult to stay updated and have information at the tip of your tongue. Thankfully, here is a bunch of free apps that will let you enjoy the latest information and statistics about your favourite driver or team.
These Formula 1 apps are free and may have a small strip of ads in them.
F1 2012 Live24
F1 2012 Live24 offers live updates about timings and live commentary along with details about pit-stops, safety cars and remaining laps. Get all possible professional information about drivers and teams. Check out the details of the current seasons such as the calendar, timetables, circuits, weather conditions and of course drivers.
Supporting even Retina Display graphics, the app offers re-creations of the cars from the new season. You can even receive free updates and alerts about the qualifier rounds and from the Grand Prix. If you get bugged by the ads, you can pay two Dollars to remove them from the app. Get the F1 2012 Live24 app from the Apple App store.
F1 2012 Timing App
This app offers the official Formula 1 Live Timing and Track Positioning features for fans to get better insight with better visual presentation. Developers have added fully interactive 3D maps that let them keep track of the position of every F1 driver on the track with interactive gestures like pinch, zoom and spin. Besides, the paid version of this app offers loads of live data in various forms such as leaderboards, timing data, text commentary and downloadable race packs. Also, you can get detailed information about teams, drivers and their history. The free version of the app gives a Starter Pass that offers access to news, event counters as well as notifications, and there is a live timing-positioning demo as well.
The Championship pass unlocks loads of features such as real-time track positioning, live timing data, live session pausing, and other live leaderboards. Get the free version of the F1 2012 Timing App from the Apple App store.
Maxis Formula 1 2012
Some apps require continuous interaction, but with this app you can enjoy push notifications about races, qualifiers and other details. The app also offers live commentary on events and activities taking place during qualifiers, practice sessions, and in the race. Besides that, you get details about the grid position, breaking news, profile of the driver, the team, and their standing in each race. Apart from schedules, the app also offers circuit and track information with the capability of sharing news over social networks such as Facebook and Twitter.
Download the free Maxis Formula 1 2012 app from Apple App store.
F1 Pulse Official
How about checking out some great photos and videos from the action on the circuit or even behind the scenes? Enticing. These photos and videos will provide interesting insights to those who are new and even to those who know a lot about F1 racing. Alongside photos, the app offers regular commentary, schedules, and season data. One can check out the driver as well as the team’s profile with detailed information in this app.
Enjoy live updates and timings from all sessions- practice, qualifier and final races. If you wish to remove the ads, you can get the subscription to do so. Download the F1 Pulse official app from the Apple App store.
Airtel Indian GP 2012
The official Indian GP app has been developed by Nazara and offers basic information related specifically to the Indian Grand Prix 2012 at Buddh Circuit in New Delhi. You can see the news, calendar, standings by driver or team, and schedule.
The app also teases something about ‘Grid Girls’, which you will be able to enjoy during the Indian GP 2012 from October 26 to 28. Get the free Airtel Indian GP 2012 app from the Apple store.