Category Archive: Formula One

F1 Quickie: Fernando Alonso will retire from F1

The Spanish double champion, Fernando Alonso, has announced that he will retire from Formula Ones after this season. Alonso has raced for 18 seasons. He won both of his championships on consecutive years… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Lawrence Stroll buys out Force India

Lawrence Stroll and a group of affiliated investors have bought out the commercially troubled Force India team. The buy out will probably secure the constructors’ participation for next season. Lawrence is the father… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Daniel Ricciardo moves to Renault

Australian Formula One driver Daniel Ricciardo will be ending his five-year tenure at Red Bull at the end of the 2018 season. His best results with the team was a 3rd place in… Continue reading

Hungarian Frustration – Hungarian GP 2018

Compared to a few past seasons, this year’s Hungarian Grand Prix was disappointingly dull. The race once again turned into a chess-match of tyre-strategies where one driver pulled off the best result. The… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Force India in Administration?

Sources inside the Force India team are confirming that the F1 constructor is in serious financial problems. Vijay Mallya is looking to sell the team. However, the latest information states that Force India… Continue reading

Raining disappointment – German GP 2018

Barring the final third of the race, the German Grand Prix was quite uneventful. Rain and a safety car session changes the race considerably. The Top-10: Lewis Hamilton – Hamilton maybe lucked out… Continue reading

The Old Switch-A-Roo – British GP 2018

The British GP was another solid race. Despite the race dying down a bit after the opening lap’s madness, we still had two safety cars and a furious battle for race victory. The… Continue reading

F1 Quickie: Eric Boullier resigns from McLaren

McLaren team principal Eric Boullier has resigned from the team. Boullier became the team principal in 2014, the last season the team drove with Mercedes engines. He lead the team through the 2015-17… Continue reading

Mercedes Disaster – Austrian GP 2018

The Austrian Grand Prix was easily the best since the Azerbaijan round. We had a surprise victory, Ferrari overtook Mercedes in the points, we saw lots of overtaking and surprisingly strong results all… Continue reading

Red Bull switching to Honda in 2019

Old news! But Red Bull has announced that they will be switching to Honda engines in 2019. The switch is good news for both Red Bull and Honda themselves as this legitimizes Honda’s… Continue reading

Return to France – French GP 2018

Another sadly dull Grand Prix which turned the championship tide back in Hamilton’s favour. This year has been plagued by races where most of the action happens at the start of races with… Continue reading

Vettel strikes back! – Canadian GP 2018

Another sadly unexciting race in Canada. Despite a safety car on the first lap, the race didn’t see many overtakes. However, we did see change in the championship lead. There was also a… Continue reading

Brendon Hartley under threat of dismissal from Toro Rosso

The latest development in F1 driver market seems to be a sad indication that Toro Rosso’s kiwi-driver Brendon Hartley is on his way out the door from Red Bull’s support team. McLaren has… Continue reading

The Waiting Game – Monaco GP 2018

With nearly all drivers making only a single pit-stop, this year’s Monaco Grand Prix sadly went down as one of the dullest, since there was barely any overtaking and the top-5 drivers were… Continue reading

Ferrari before the Fall – Spanish GP 2018

We had another unfortunately uneventful Grand Prix in Spain, despite a safety car and a relatively high amount of retirements. The Top-10: Lewis Hamilton – Mercedes must be pleased as punch with Hamilton… Continue reading

Crash-a-palooza – Azerbaijan GP 2018

The Azerbaijan GP was easily the best race of the season thus far. Two safety cars, a completely unexpected top-3 and the general madness on track really made this an enjoyable watch. The… Continue reading