Valterri Bottas: Should Mercedes keep him in 2022?

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Back towards the end of the 2019 F1 season, I wrote an article on why I thought Valtteri Bottas was an underrated driver. But with a season and a bit of racing since then, I decided now was the time to see if I still felt this way. I also wanted to answer the question: […]

2021 Spanish Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

2021 Spanish Grand Prix

F1 concluded its Iberian Peninsula double-header adventures with a wholly engaging Spanish Grand Prix. The Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya ranks low on many fans’ favourite tracks list but 2021 might change the minds of some. Did any of the GP Grandstand team look at Barcelona in a new light? Jacob Phillips – “We’re in for a […]

Reflecting on the 2021 Portuguese GP

Whilst Portugal may not have provided us with as much on-track action as Bahrain and Imola, there are still plenty of positives to take away from the race. Take a look to see why you should give the last Grand Prix some more credit. Mercedes vs Red Bull The battle for dominance between Mercedes and […]

2021 Portuguese Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

After the dramatic opening salvos of the season, the 2021 Portuguese Grand Prix was less spectacular. There was still plenty of meat on the bones to chew on from a weekend in the Algarve. The GP Grandstand team reflect back on F1’s second race at Portimao. Thiemo Albers-Daly: “A race of strategy” Whilst the Portuguese […]

F1: Three things to look out for in Portimao

Formula One heads to Portimao for only the second time this weekend as F1 returns with the Portuguese Grand Prix. Last year proved to be a cracker as Lewis Hamilton broke Michael Schumacher’s all time win record of 91 as the sport returned to Portugal for the first time since 1996. This year things wont […]

Reflecting on the 2021 Emilia Romagna GP

A little bit of time has passed since Formula One’s 2021 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix. With no race this weekend, let’s look back at what we saw at Imola. Haas and Williams We know this year’s Haas is what is known in the industry as a dog.  Slow and with a tendency to bite the […]

Talking F’All: Emilia Romagna GP

Emilia Romagna GP Podcast

This week, we’re solely Talking F’ All about F1, but what a race to talk about!  The Emilia Romagna Grand Prix for 2021 had it all.  Big crashes, lots of spins, penalties and that rarest of beasts; a Lewis Hamilton error. Join Jim Kimberley, Gareth Winslade, Thiemo Albers-Daly, and new-to-the-podcast Jacob Phillips as they talk […]

2021 Emilia Romagna Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

With F1 returning to Imola once again in 2021, many fans were hesitant to raise any hopes. Yet the wet weather forecast ahead of the weekend suggested drama could unfold. And boy-oh-boy did Imola deliver many talking points this year! The GP Grandstand team reflect on the flashpoints from the 2021 F1 Imola Grand Prix. […]

F1 Spotlight: Ayrton Senna

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Ayrton Senna was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil on the 21st March 1960. He began to develop an interest in cars from the age of four, learning to drive his father’s Jeep (including changing gears without using a clutch) around the family’s farm at the age of seven. Ayrton’s father built his first go-kart and […]

What to watch out for in Imola 2021

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Formula 1 returns to the legendary Imola circuit this weekend for the second Grand Prix of the 2021 season. Fans were treated to a decent show last year and expectations are high following the opening race in Bahrain. So, what should we all be looking out for this time around? Here’s what to watch out […]