Exploring App stores: F1 2012 Apps for iOS

With F1 2012 being just around the corner, iOS users can buckle up to new F1 apps, which will keep them updated with the happenings. The list of apps brings to you all the latest news, driver and team profiles, exclusive commentary and just about all that you need to know, on the mobile screen - anytime, anywhere. 

Racing on-the-go

Racing on-the-go


F1 2012 Timing - $28.99 (approx Rs.1,447)
This official F1 Timing App (compatible with iPhone and iPad) offers more than 130 hours of live F1 coverage to all fans who aren’t watching the event live, up-to-date with the race. It lets one access live timing and track positioning on timing screens, along with completely interactive 3D Maps for all F1 sessions over the race weekend, and for the complete 2012 Formula One World Championship. The app brings in a list of new features, such as tyre information, DRS Zones and Race Control Messages.

F1 Live! HD - $0.99 (approx Rs.49)
This app for the iPad brings the complete season calendar and exclusive Live coverage to your fingertips. It puts forth all the detailed happenings around the world, and has a fan forum wherein users can share and discuss their opinion about the race. Some of the features, include comprehensive information of all drivers and teams, latest Driver and Constructor standings, profiles of each circuit from around the calendar, last season Driver and Constructor standings and also tweets from Drivers and Teams on Twitter.

Maxis F1 for iPad - Free
Maxis’ this premium application is now available for the iPad. It provides 2012 season update, along with detailed information for all the races with exclusive live commentary, top stories, results, schedule, standings, drivers / teams / circuit info, and many more. Users get push alerts for top 10 race positions, final practice/qualifying and race results and more. Exclusive live commentary and coverage also form a part of the feature sheet. This app is valid for the complete 2012 season. 

F1 2012 Premium - $1.99 (approx Rs.99)
This is an ultimate mobile application for the F1 Racing fans. It has been designed to get all detailed information about 2012 races with exclusive live commentary, top stories, results, schedule, standings, drivers / teams / circuit info, and many more. It brings to users everything from exclusive lap-by-lap commentary, push notifications, Live coverage, top stories and breaking news, to driver and team profiles. 

F1 News - Free
This F1 app has been crafted especially for all related news and highlights. So instead of visiting different sites for varying news, all news can be viewed under this single page. F1 News Free combines feeds from various Internet sources to offer the latest news from the F1 world straight on their phone. This is an updated version, which comes with some minor updates and improved stability.


Pocket F1 2012 - Free
Bringing F1 into your pocket, the app claims to be simple with an easy to use graphical interface. This app doesn’t require Internet connection, except to get latest news and event standings. Afterwards, standings, news headlines and results are stored and can be consulted at any time, without Internet connection. The app also provides results of sessions of every event, features of drivers and teams and complete Formula 1 regulations.


Williams F1 iPredictor - $1.99 (approx Rs.99 )
iPredictor is the newest mobile app from the Williams F1 Team for the 2012 FIA Formula One World Championship season. The app lets its users predict a number of race outcomes and stand the chance of winning the opportunity to join the team as a guest on practice day for the 2013 British GP. Users can access iPredictor using their Facebook details to create a unique iPredictor profile. They can then predict the top six positions in the race, the positions of the two Williams F1 Team drivers, the driver who sets the fastest lap in the race, as well as guessing the number of cars to finish the race. 

Nico Hulkenberg Official Fan App - $1.99 (approx Rs.99 )
This is an official fan app that lets users follow their star, Nico Hulkenberg. So, all news and information about the star will be accessible on the iPhone. It also lets you lay your hands on exclusive content such as pictures, videos, and news. Users can keep in touch with other fans, while Fannbilder will let them grab merchandise directly from the store. 

Fernando Alonso - $0.99 (approx Rs.49)
Here is yet another fan-based app. This time fans of Fernando Alonso can cheer as the Fernando Alonso app is available for iPhone as well as iPad users. The app is in collaboration with Fernando Alonso Facebook Fan Page. Like other fan apps, this one too brings all useful information around Fernando, like the driver and constructor championship rankings, the result of Fernando, the race calendar with results from every race (from practice to race) and more.

Published Date: Mar 14, 2012 05:09 pm | Updated Date: Mar 14, 2012 05:09 pm