For the first time Indians have gone crazy about a new sports, well nothing to do with cricket though, it is the Formula 1 Airtel Grand Prix 2011.  As we all know staring from today, people will be busy with their office schedule and it is just not possible to be in front of the TV all the time.

Many mobile users who already have enabled GPRS / EDGE or 3G services have no problem accessing the latest F1 information from the web; however those you without an internet connection can still get latest updates on your mobile via SMS.

For getting Formula 1 updates on your mobile you need to subscribe to txtWeb for free, you can keep track of race schedules, live updates, previous day results, news, rankings and more.

Get F1 updates via SMS
Get F1 updates via SMS

How to subscribe and get Formula 1 updates on mobile phone

All you need to do is send SMS with specific keyword to +91 92433 42000. For example SMS @f1 to +919243342000. The keywords listed below.

  • For live race stats = @f1
  • For race schedule = @f1.schedule
  • For Previous race results = @f1.previous
  • For News =
  • For Trivia = @f1.trivia
  • For ranking = @f1.ranking

Though this service is free, SMS sending charges may apply.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -