F1: Key Takeaways from Zandvoort

Part II of the F1 triple header took the travelling circus to Max Verstappens’ backyard. Whilst there was a lack of action overall, there’s still a good few things to dissect from the weekend, so let’s get into it… Max Retakes the Championship Max Verstappen retook the Championship lead this weekend from Lewis Hamilton in […]

F1: Reflections from Hungary

The biggest challenge we’ve had this season is trying to sum up the Hungarian Grand Prix in 100 words. Where do we even start?  Tensions were high following the British Grand Prix. But nobody could prepare us for the halftime show to end all halftime shows this weekend in Hungary. With chaos from the start, […]

F1: Hungarian GP Report

The biggest challenge for me this season is trying to sum up the 2021 Hungarian Grand Prix in 100 words. Where do I begin? At the start I guess and a sprinkling of the wet stuff always spells trouble for Valtteri Bottas and today proved no different. A lock-up took him and four other contenders […]

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 […]

W Series: Soundbites from the British Podium

The third W Series round at Silverstone gave us the first returning podium visitors of 2021 with all three drivers having made the top three in Austria’s two rounds. Alice Powell grabbed her second win of the season and was flanked by Fabienne Wohlwend and Jamie Chadwick when collecting her trophy. Wohlwend led from the […]

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 […]

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 […]