Category Archive: Formula One

Vettel vs. Mercedes – Bahrain GP 2017

Although there were some interesting bouts and a safety car, the latter half of the Bahrain GP turned out to be quite uneventful. Sebastian Vettel reasserted his dominance over the Mercedes drivers after… Continue reading

Alonso will skip Monaco, Buemi will skip Brooklyn

Spanish F1 double champion, Fernando Alonso will not be taking part on Monaco Grand Prix which will be driven in late May. Instead Alonso will take part in McLaren’s joint outfit with Venturi… Continue reading

It rains in Spain… also in China – Chinese GP 2017

The second round of this ongoing F1 season was far more exciting than the first, even if Hamilton did lead the race from start to finish. Both a virtual and a real safety… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Giovinazzi stands in for Wehrlein in Shanghai

Sauber has announced that Antonio Giovinazzi will still be standing in for Pascal Wehrlein in the Chinese Grand Prix this weekend. Wehrlein sat out on the season opening Australian GP due to not… Continue reading

Slow start from the Aussies – Australian GP 2017

This year’s Australian Grand Prix wasn’t particularly exciting with only a bit of genuine racing action in the midfield and most of the retirements coming from technical problems. The Top-10: Sebastian Vettel –… Continue reading

My Top-10 favourite F1 Liveries

With the announcement of the classical orange McLaren and the daring new pink Force India this season, it’s nice to see some colour returning into F1 cars after several years of enduring the… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Force India goes Pink

Yes. Force India will be driving in pink this year. The unorthodox colouration is on the behest of the team’s new sponsor BWT. This is the second heavily contrasting new colour-scheme that will… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: McLaren to switch to snazzy, new orange

Looks pretty dang nice. That is all.  

The 2010 Teams – What went wrong?

With Manor now closing its doors, the last of the 2010 debut teams has bitten the dust. Last year, Haas F1 entered the sport as the first American constructor in F1s for decades.… Continue reading

R.I.P. Manor F1 Team

The Manor F1 Team has officially closed its doors and ceased all racing activities. After losing out the 10th place in the Constructors’ Championship to Sauber last year, the team which originally debuted… Continue reading

Bottas joins Mercedes, Wehrlein joins Sauber and Massa cancels his retirement

After much speculating about the futures of Valtteri Bottas, Pascal Wehrlein and Felipe Massa – all three have now officially been signed into their respective teams. Valtteri Bottas will be stepping up to… Continue reading

F1 / Formula E Quickie: Gutierrez moves to Formula E

Mexican ex-F1 driver Esteban Gutierrez is planning to make the jump to the electric Formula E series. Gutierrez would be making the jump to the series in the middle of the ongoing 2016-17 season… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Manor under administration… again.

Unsurprisingly, the small F1 constructor Manor is under administration ahead of the 2017 season. The reason is quite simple. Felipe Nasr scoring points for Sauber in the second to last race of the… Continue reading

Once was enough – Nico Rosberg retires from F1s

I know, I can’t believe it either. After 11 years in Formula Ones, 57 podiums, 23 race victories and, now finally, a championship to his name, Nico Rosberg has decided to call it… Continue reading

Rosberg secures championship in Abu Dhabi

First and foremost, congratulations to Nico Rosberg for winning his first drivers’ championship! It was a long time coming and he must be really pleased after the long and ardous season (during which… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Ericsson confirmed for 2017

Swedish F1 driver Marcus Ericsson has signed a deal with Sauber that will cover the 2017 season. Ericsson has failed to score points this entire season but apparently the troubled team (which has… Continue reading