Season Reviews articles on F1 Fanatic archive
F1 07 review: Driver rankings (1/3) 21st November 2007, 7:00
With the wrangling over the championship finishing positions finally over, it’s time to take a look at the drivers of 2007 and rate who were the best racers. These verdicts are entirely my own opinions, so feel free to state a case for any driver you think is ranked too low, and argue against anyone [...]
F1 07 review: McLaren 20th November 2007, 7:00
They were thrown out of the 2007 constructors’ championship, fined $100m, and face life at the poor end of the garages in 2008. They signed a double world champion and the sport’s most exciting rookie for years, and the pair fell out horribly. Both missed out on the drivers’ championship by a single point. Their [...]
F1 07 review: Complete 2007 statistics 16th November 2007, 9:00
At the risk of having to rewrite swathes of this should McLaren win their appeal against the Brazilian Grand Prix results, here’s a complete statistical breakdown of the 2007 F1 season. Who won what, who broke records, and loads of random facts…
F1 07 review: Year in debates p3/3 15th November 2007, 9:00
The final selection of great debates from the 2007 season is below. Read from a selection of hundreds of comments including thoughts on where Alonso will be next year, whether the best man won the title, and whether scandal ruined the 2007 championship.
Super Aguri began the season in astonishing form, and although their performance levelled off over the year it remained an extremely encouraging second year for one of Formula 1′s smallest teams. Having picked up some precious points early in the season they were consigned to the back of the midfield by the middle of the [...]
F1 07 review: Toro Rosso 13th November 2007, 7:00
The Team Formerly Known As Minardi had the most successful season in its 23-year history in 2007, scoring eight points. But the Shanghai high was a one-off in a largely uncompetitive season blighted by unreliability, accidents and strife within the team. For Toro Rosso, 2007 was about getting to grips with a difficult car and [...]
F1 07 review: The year in debates p2/3 12th November 2007, 9:00
The debates have raged all year long on F1 Fanatic. Here’s a few more of my favourites including the raging row over Lewis Hamilton’s controversial restart via the crane at the Nurburgring plus thoughts on street tracks, rookie drivers and ugly F1 cars…
F1 07 review: The worst moments 11th November 2007, 7:00
It’s been a season of thrilling highs and gut-wrenching lows. Yesterday I named the most exciting F1 moments in 2007 – here are the occasions that filled me with despair…
F1 07 review: The best moments 10th November 2007, 9:00
What were the highlights of the 2007 season for you? Here are my eight favourite moments of the year – both off and on the track.
F1 07 review: Red Bull 9th November 2007, 9:00
After a shaky start to the season, Red Bull finally came good towards the end of the year. The team’s first chassis produced with the input of design wizard Adrian Newey proved troublesome at first. But once the outfit got its myriad reliability problems under control it became a regular top ten contender.