2012 F1 season review articles on F1 Fanatic archive

Mercedes’ season goes downhill rapidly after win 11th December 2012, 10:55

They won a race, but dropped back in the championship. They signed Hamilton, but lost Schumacher. Was 2012 a success or failure for Mercedes?

2012 F1 Driver Rankings part one: 24-15 10th December 2012, 15:39

Which drivers impressed in 2012? The F1 Fanatic driver rankings begin with the bottom ten.

All change at Sauber after strong season

Four podiums in one season was a considerable improvement for Sauber, who have already confirmed an all-new driver line-up for 2013.

One step forward, one step back for Force India 9th December 2012, 14:58

Force India increased their points haul in 2012 but in such a competitive season it wasn’t enough to keep them from losing a place in the championship.

Williams fail to get the most out of winning car 8th December 2012, 12:30

Williams ended an eight-year wait for a Grand Prix win in 2012 but could have finished much higher in the championship with their FW34.

Toro Rosso’s Red Bull rookies prove closely-matched 7th December 2012, 13:15

It was business as usual for Red Bull’s kindergarten in 2012. Toro Rosso brought up the rear of the midfield with two new drivers.

Top ten passes of 2012: Vote for the best

F1 Fanatic readers nominated 109 different overtaking moves for best pass of the year. Here’s the top ten – now it’s time to vote for the best.

Midfield target remains an elusive goal for Caterham 6th December 2012, 11:55

A down-to-the-wire scrap for tenth overall was not what Caterham envisaged in a season when they hoped to challenge in the midfield.

50 things that made the 2012 F1 season great

At the end of another terrific season here are 50 things – some big, some small – which made it special.

No fairytale ending to tough season for Marussia 5th December 2012, 10:45

Marussia had a tough season in 2012. And just when it looked like coming good it turned sour in the final moments.