F1: Hungarian Grand Prix 2021 Preview

After two weeks away, Formula 1 arrives in Budapest this weekend for the Hungarian Grand Prix. For those of you thinking that a return to the normal weekend format will mean a quiet weekend, think again. With one race to go before the summer break, everyone will be motivated to end this first part of […]

2021 British Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

The British Grand Prix was a weekend of firsts. The first look at the 2022 F1 car, the first F1 Sprint qualifying that looked a lot like a race, and the first bust-up between Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen as the gloves inevitably come off. Jim Kimberley – “Dirty air… the nemesis of racing” You […]

F1: Reflections from Great Britain

Formula 1 came home this weekend, in more ways than one. With a brand new trial format for the weekend and a jam-packed Grand Prix on Sunday, there’s plenty to talk about. Let’s get stuck in. F1 Sprint – Yay or Nay? It’s not often that all of here at GP Grandstand agree on something […]

Formula 1: British Grand Prix 2021 Preview

F1’s coming home as the season nears its halfway point. Despite the on-track action being exhilarating in the first nine rounds, this weekend is hotly anticipated for a number of reasons. Sit back and relax as I take you through everything to look for this weekend. Sprint Qualifying The controversial Sprint Qualifying makes its debut […]

2021 Austrian Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

The 2021 Austrian Grand Prix was not a repeat of the Styrian Grand Prix one week earlier, despite who the winner is. With racing all through the field (aside from P1), there was a whole bunch to unpick for the GP Grandstand team… Thiemo Albers-Daly – “What does Russell have to do?” After the dull […]

Formula 1: Austrian Grand Prix 2021 Preview

Formula One’s first triple-header comes to an end this weekend with the second of two races in Austria. One could be forgiven for thinking the weekend will be a carbon copy but there are a few subtle differences to look out for.  Red Bull appear to have the upper hand so it’s up to Mercedes […]

2021 Styrian Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

The second-ever Styrian Grand Prix sits at the centre of F1’s first triple-header in 2021. What better venue than the Red Bull Ring to follow the exhilarating French Grand Prix? If Paul Ricard can create such a good race, Spielberg will serve up something unforgettable…right? Thiemo Albers-Daly – “Is it ‘When’ or ‘If’ Mercedes can […]

F1: Styrian Grand Prix 2021 Preview

We are back for not one but two races in Austria as the Styrian hills become alive with the sound of Formula One cars. With Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen still locked in a titanic title battle, the Styrian Grand Prix promises to be a lively one.   Check the weather forecast Given the location […]

2021 French Grand Prix: The F1 debrief

Formula 1 in France is boring! DRS trains and no overtakes! Isn’t that the story we’ve been led to believe since Paul Ricard’s return to the F1 calendar in 2018? 2021 sure bucked that trend with 90-minutes of racing that ultimately saw Max Verstappen notch up another win. Here’s what the GP Grandstand team thought […]

F1: French Grand Prix 2021 Preview

It’s June. The sun is shining. The birds are singing. And most importantly, it’s the French Grand Prix race week – the first of a triple-header. Formula 1 returns to France this weekend after a two-year absence (a lot of that happening these days). Here’s everything to watch out for heading into the French Grand […]