After the 2020 Season: Formula 2’s post-season round-up

Callum Ilott in the F1 Young Driver Test

If you were an F2 fan looking forward to a nice relaxing December away from F2 news, you were fresh out of luck in 2020.  Before an onslaught of driver announcements for 2021, let’s take a refresher on the news from the week of the Formula 2 finale at Sakhir and into the post season. […]

F1 Abu Dhabi Race: Max wins another dull event at Yas Marina

F1 Abu Dhabi 2020 Max Verstappen

The Yas Marina Circuit was the setting for F1’s climatic event. As has often been the case since Abu Dhabi cliched the rights for the season finale, the championship was over and the race was forgettable. Something about this generation of F1 car and the track design that snakes around Yas island doesn’t really work, […]

F1 Sakhir Qualifying: Tight top three, but Bottas brings A-game

Valtteri Bottas Formula 1 Sakhir GP Qualifying

Qualifying for the F1 Sakhir GP was perhaps the most anticipated of the season. All eyeballs were on young George Russell and whether he could take the fight to Valtteri Bottas in his first non-Williams F1 Grand Prix weekend. With the lap time of this outer loop layout being so short, the teams were extraordinarily […]

F1 Bahrain GP: Sainz out in Q2 as Mercedes clinch another 1-2

Lewis Hamilton Pole Position Bahrain GP F1

The eleventh Mercedes F1 front-row lockout of the season comes as no great surprise under the dazzling Bahrain lights. Lewis Hamilton was unparalleled, as he so often has been this year, as the champion took his 98th career pole. Max Verstappen, as ever, was the only man who could possibly challenge the Silver Arrows but […]

Verstappen’s Turkish GP shows us his best trait is also his worst

Up until Q3 at Istanbul Park last weekend, there was only Max Verstappen at the top of the timesheets. Max seemed to find grip at the slippery Turkish circuit while those around him could not. The disappointment and anger from Verstappen were evident to see when he did not clinch pole position on Saturday afternoon.  […]

Ferrari to run Shwartzman at Young Driver Test, Alfa with Ilott

Shwartzman Illot Ferrari Young Driver Test

Ferrari has confirmed that two of their Ferrari Driver Academy drivers will be participating at the Young Driver Test at Abu Dhabi following the conclusion of the F1 season. It will be Robert Shwartzman racing in Ferrari’s SF1000. Meanwhile, Callum Ilott is going to handle Alfa Romeo’s C39. For Ilott this represents a lucky second […]

Who will Red Bull pick for 2021?

Red Bull have one of the good problems to have at the moment with multiple choices of driver for their four seats in 2021. But if they are not careful, their picks could let talented drivers slip through their fingers or maybe cost them points next year. Max Verstappen is obviously nailed down for the […]

Turkish GP Race: The best race of 2020?

Turkish GP 2020: It’s not very often Formula One has a race that lives up to the fever pitch excitement fans build-up ahead of it. With the threat of rain in the air, a hugely popular circuit, the grid being mixed up after a wild qualifying session, the Turkish GP had the potential to be […]

Turkish GP Qualifying: Stroll takes maiden pole

Racing Point driver, Lance Stroll, took the first pole position of his career on the wet tarmac of the Istanbul Park circuit. It was a bumper Turkish GP qualifying session for Racing Point, with Sergio Perez finishing the session in P3 after being well in contention for the top spot throughout the top ten shoot-out. […]