Category Archives: 2012

Scrutineering Special: BBC F1

Following on from the Sky Sports F1 Scrutineering Special here is your chance to now share your views on the UK’s other Formula One Broadcaster. They took over from ITV back in 2009, and now share coverage with Sky Sports F1. … Continue reading

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Scrutineering: Sky Sports F1

With car launches at the end of this month, and winter testing just four weeks away, the 2013 Formula One season is already nearly upon us – here is how it is shaping up so far! While so many other … Continue reading

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Formula One and the Pay Driver

Heikki Kovalainen is just one 2012 driver facing 2013 without a drive. He hasn’t officially been ruled out of the second Caterham seat but there is a chance he might not get the drive. He is a  talented driver who … Continue reading

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Scrutineering Special: Sky Sports F1

Scrutineering has been looking at people, teams, and personnel in motorsport for the past few months, incorporating fan views into posts about Felipe Massa, Gordon Shedden, Professor Sid Watkins, the Sauber F1 Team and Gary Paffett amongst others. And so, to mark the 25th post, here is the … Continue reading

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Scrutineering: Robert Kubica

Robert Kubica is a Polish racing driver who raced in Formula One between 2006 and 2010 (inclusive) before a rally accident in the build up to the 2011 season brought an end to that period. He has since returned to … Continue reading

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The H Duct Lap League: Brazil Edition: Champion Revealed!

So, here we have it. The 2012 Formula One season has drawn to a close and we have seen Sebastian Vettel and Red Bull crowned champions once again. But… the champion of the inaugural H Duct Lap League is yet … Continue reading

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Scrutineering: Red Bull Racing

Red Bull Racing appeared as a team in Formula One in 2005 and the 2012 Brazilian GP saw Sebastian Vettel crowned triple world champion, with the team securing their third constructors’ championship in a row at Abu Dhabi. Their first … Continue reading

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The Brazilian GP in numbers

Statistics from the Brazilian GP weekend Total number of laps completed (by driver) Nico Rosberg 197 Daniel Ricciardo 189 Mark Webber 189 Michael Schumacher 188 Nico Hulkenberg 188 Jean-Eric Vergne 187 Sebastian Vettel 186 Jenson Button 184 Kamui Kobayashi 183 … Continue reading

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2012: Brazilian GP: Race Review

Jenson Button was victorious in the Brazilian Grand Prix after overcoming adverse weather conditions to beat Fernando Alonso and Felipe Massa. As is usually the case in Brazil, the championship deciding race was anything but straightforward, with the advantage swinging … Continue reading

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2012: Brazilian GP: Qualifying

*Maldonado will take a ten place grid drop Lewis Hamilton will start on pole position for the Brazilian GP alongside his McLaren team-mate Jenson Button. Rain fell half an hour before the session was due to start but eased off … Continue reading

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