THE STATS: Fernando Alonso vs Jenson Button

THE STATS: Fernando Alonso vs Jenson Button

It is the end of the 2014 season and attention already falls on next year’s incumbent and how the grid may take shape. The formula and characteristics needed to maintain a drive in Formula 1 is becoming more and more complex by the season as money, technical changes and a the birth of Mercedes dominance … Continue reading

ON THIS DAY – NOVEMBER 13th

ON THIS DAY – NOVEMBER 13th

Remember those who made the racing pinnacle the very best it could be as we capture small moments in Formula 1 history one memory at a time… To pick one incredible moment from Michael Schumacher’s career is difficult, I am sure most fans have experienced several edge-of-your-seat, pacing-the-room type instances thanks to the great German. … Continue reading

Is Bottas a future champion?

Is Bottas a future champion?

When Valtteri Bottas was handed his first full-time Williams F1 drive in 2013, he was somewhat of an unknown. Indeed, all rookies tend to be. Some knew him as the team’s test driver the previous year, others for his dominant GP2 season in 2011 and some fans, not at all. Even last year, when the … Continue reading

TEN FACTS: The Brazilian Grand Prix

TEN FACTS: The Brazilian Grand Prix

The Brazilian Grand Prix has grown to be a classic and the country’s affiliation with Formula 1 is almost as timeless as the sport itself. As F1 fans bask in the glory of back-to-back weekends, here are the ten facts you need to know about the circuit, its drivers and the history of the Brazilian … Continue reading

The rising profile of Esteban Ocon

The rising profile of Esteban Ocon

Formula 1 has spoken at great length about the battle for a Toro Rosso seat in 2015. I have thrown in my own opinions, for what they are worth, but it is becoming a dominant story in junior racing – potentially at the determent of the other drivers fighting for their own futures. While not … Continue reading