Roy Nissany’s self-indulgence is hurting our sport

Roy Nissany (ISR) Williams Racing Development Driver. Formula One Testing, Saturday 13th March 2021. Sakhir, Bahrain.

Roy Nissany is currently the only person on the planet to have driven a current-spec F1 car and an F2 car in 2021. The pre-season testing in Bahrain let the teams and drivers get to grips with the machinery. For Formula 1, that meant (minor) regulation changes. With Formula 2, the cars are the same, […]

Williams retain Jamie Chadwick for 2021

Jamie Chadwick Williams 2021

Jamie Chadwick and her 2021 year just gets busier and busier. The reigning W Series champion will continue her role as a development driver for Williams this season. The retention makes sense considering the championship will support F1 this year. Williams claims that Jamie Chadwick will… …increase her simulator programme at Grove and continue to […]

F2 2021 says goodbye to some old friends

In 2020’s Formula 2 season, twenty-four drivers competed in at least one race.  Astonishingly, eleven of these drivers won’t be returning to the grid for 2021.  While it is F1 that beckons for Schumacher, Tsunoda and Mazepin, many others are not quite so lucky.  Here then, is a roundup of who F2 has said goodbye […]

Marcus Armstrong: Ferrari Driver Academy Focus

It’s quite astonishing to realise that Ferrari had no less than five of their Academy drivers on the grid for F2 2020.  While Schumacher, Ilott and Shwartzman all starred in the championship battle, Guiliano Alesi had a season to forget.  And somewhere in the middle of these was Marcus Armstrong. Marcus Armstrong: Early Years Hailing […]

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 Race: Perez wins from back. Mercedes lose from front

Sergio Perez F1 Sakhir GP Race

Many people had hoped for a brand new winner in the Sakhir GP without Lewis Hamilton’s presence. They got one, but few could’ve predicted that it would be Sergio Perez atop the podium for the very first time at the end of the race. The Mexican was the last of the runners by the end […]

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 […]

Aitken handed Williams F1 seat for Sakhir GP

Jack Aitken

Jack Aitken has been handed the keys to George Russell’s Williams FW43 for the Sakhir Grand Prix this Sunday as dreams continue to come true in the F1 paddock in Bahrain this week. It has been a roller coaster 24 hours since the news was announced that Lewis Hamilton had tested positive for Covid-19 and […]

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 […]