Tag Archives: Kimi Raikkonen

The winner takes it all – Abu Dhabi quali

No points to be won on Saturday, of course, but lots of head to heads to be decided as far as qualifying performance over the season. None more so than at Mclaren, who enter the final weekend of a distinctly … Continue reading

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Ferrari 2015: Alonso out, Vettel in

Formula One’s worst kept secret has finally been confirmed: Fernando Alonso is leaving Ferrari. In his place, four time World Champion Sebastian Vettel will partner Kimi Raikkonen for Ferrari’s 2015 campaign. The team announced in a statement that a three … Continue reading

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Go west – USA GP quali

There’s an irony in the F1 arriving in the home of unfettered commercialism and enterprise amidst an escalating row about the cost of the sport and financing. With two teams already ‘excused’ from the weekend’s activities due to financial issues, there … Continue reading

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Mercedes clinch championship with Russian 1-2

In a season of domination, Mercedes championship winning race was an inevitability. Going into the Russian Grand Prix the Silver Arrows team just needed 25 points to clinch the constructors championship with three races remaining. And with yet another 1-2 … Continue reading

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Lewis Hamilton takes inaugural Russian GP pole

A bright sunny day greeted drivers at the qualifying session for the inaugural Russian Grand Prix. 21 drivers took to the track for Q1, with Marussia choosing not to run another driver in Jules Bianchi’s car. Instead they have set … Continue reading

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Ferrari’s points streak comes to an end

Ferrari’s record breaking string of consecutive points finishes has come to an end. Their run of 81 races beat the previous record – set by McLaren in 2013 – of 64 races with at least one car scoring points at … Continue reading

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2014: Japanese Grand Prix Preview

In Singapore two weeks ago the championship was turned on its head. Lewis Hamilton was trailing team-mate Nico Rosberg by 27 points after Belgium and now he leads by three points after Rosberg’s car was compromised by a “substance contamination” … Continue reading

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