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 […]

The chaotic run up to the Sakhir GP Weekend

George Russell Sakhir GP Guide

If there was ever a week that epitomised the importance of the Internet in motorsport, the days following the Bahrain GP was it. “Back in my day, we had to walk barefoot halfway across the country in hail to Silverstone to get news about racing”. Well, maybe not quite, but any motorsports news in December […]

Bahrain International Circuit must make barrier changes

Bahrain GP Barrier

It is a sad fact of motorsport that improvements in safety are identified and implemented following tragic accidents.  The Halo, HANS device, collapsible fuel cell, the survival cell, Nomex racewear, wheel tethers and SAFER barriers were all developed in the wake of someone dying.  We must of course give thanks to the brilliant engineers who […]

Pietro Fittipaldi to step in for Grosjean at Haas for Sakhir GP

Pietro Fittipaldi Haas F1

Haas has confirmed that they will be replacing the injured Romain Grosjean with Pietro Fittipaldi for the upcoming Sakhir Grand Prix. After Grosjean’s horrific crash at the Bahrain International Circuit on Sunday, the American team looked to their two reserve drivers. With Louis Delétraz as the other option, but the Swiss driver competing in Formula […]

F1 Bahrain GP: Hamilton wins, but fireball horror dominates race

Romain Grosjean Haas F1 Bahrain GP Fire

It may be another Lewis Hamilton victory at the Bahrain Grand Prix this year, but all headlines will be on Roman Grosjean and his horrific accident. A huge fireball engulfed the Frenchman’s Haas following the usual frantic Bahrain close racing on the first three corners. Grosjean tagged Daniil Kvyat’s AlphaTauri, sending him hurtling into the […]

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 […]