Formula 2’s 2021 drivers – who we know so far

Formula 2 2021 Driver Line Up

Formula 2 has passed its halfway point in terms of driver announcements for 2021. We now know the names of fourteen of the twenty-two drivers that will compete in this season’s championship. The process is a little bit of a bingo game with many positions awaiting a rubber stamping. Red Bull and their en-masse press […]

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 Abu Dhabi Qualifying: Max stops a Mercedes quali clean sweep

Max Verstappen Abu Dhabi F1 Qualifying 2020

An electrifying end of the final F1 qualifying session of the season had Max Verstappen claiming his first P1 start of 2020 at Abu Dhabi. The Dutch Red Bull driver inched out both the Mercedes pair by a slim margin, with just a tenth covering the three. The result denied Mercedes the possibility of powering […]

Why George Russell not winning Sakhir was the best thing for F1

George Russell Not Winning Good For F1 Sakhir GP

For the first time in many a year, most fans on Sunday were urging a Mercedes to win the Sakhir Grand Prix. George Russell did everything right, but his race came undone through no fault of his own. Heartbreak for Russell, but joy for another worthy winner Perez. However, Russell not winning was actually just […]

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 […]

Callum Ilott will not be in F1 in 2021

Callum Ilott Ferrari Driver Academy

Sad, but not entirely unexpected news for Callum Ilott with the F2 driver confirming he won’t be in F1 in 2021. The Brit tweeted on Monday morning that he has known for a couple of weeks. The insight from Ilott goes some way to confirming that it will be Mazepin and Schumacher in the Haas […]

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 […]

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 […]