Category Archives: Blog

Blog posts that are un-related to race weekends

Jenson Button: 250 GP and the magic formula

Jenson Button is the most experienced driver on the current Formula One grid, and the fifth most experienced driver of all time. This weekend at the Bahrain Grand Prix he will celebrate his 250 Grand Prix start. Over the years he … Continue reading

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2014 Hatwatch Update

Back in March 2012 I posted a post on this blog called Hats off to Fernando Alonso. It was just for fun, speculating on the possibility of a ‘hat-off’ between Fernando Alonso and Kimi Raikkonen after the latter’s return to … Continue reading

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Where is Martin Whitmarsh?

Ever since it was announced that Ron Dennis was regaining his lost CEO of McLaren Group title there has been neither sight nor sound of Martin Whitmarsh, McLaren’s former Team Principal. All evidence has been wiped from the McLaren website … Continue reading

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2014: Formula One Fact-File

In just two weeks time the wait will be over and the 2014 Formula One season will roar into action with the Australian Grand Prix. We’ve already had two winter tests (the first in Jerez and the second in Bahrain) … Continue reading

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2014: A New Era for McLaren

Ahead of a brand new season which comes with its own host of technical changes, including the return of turbos and whole new Power Units, McLaren have announced a number of changes to their team as they themselves enter a … Continue reading

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Season number ten for Red Bull = championship number five?

It’s hard to remember a time when Infiniti Red Bull Racing weren’t winning races. Fresh off the back of their fourth constructors’ championship, what better to way to celebrate ten seasons in Formula One than a fifth world title next … Continue reading

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Analysis: how would double points have changed the last 20 years? Part Two

A few days ago the FIA published some regulation changes ahead of 2014, and one in particular has been met with an overwhelmingly negative response. The F1 Strategy Group, consisting teams from the championship, voted to allow double points for … Continue reading

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Analysis: how would double points have changed the last 20 years? Part One

It’s the morning after the night before. The news that from 2014 onwards, the last race of the season will have double points is still being met with largely negative views. Some have said Formula One is turning into wacky … Continue reading

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2013 Season Stats Part 1: The Laps

In 2013, 27 drivers completed a grand total of 57,045 laps in 95 sessions at 19 races. Test Drivers Five test drivers made appearances over the course of the season. Heikki Kovalainen also competed in two races for Lotus. Removing … Continue reading

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Lewis Hamilton faces school run challenge

EVEN FORMULA ONE™ DRIVER LEWIS HAMILTON FINDS ‘SCHOOL RUN’ A CHALLENGE IN CONCENTRATION New research from Allianz Insurance has revealed that 42% of parents say always feeling in a rush is their top school run worry, while one in five … Continue reading

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