Ben Evans

  • ThumbnailI sometimes wonder what the FIA are setting out to achieve with their spoilsport rules. In particular, what is gained by raising the entry fee from $100,000 to $50,000,000?

    Sure a few bad apples slipped in […]

  • Ben Evans wrote a new post, Talking Money 4 years ago

    This week’s racing press has seen perhaps the biggest split since Ayrton Senna died, between those who ‘get’ racing and those who do not. I cannot believe those who comment that Kimi Raikkonen should have […]

  • ThumbnailWith just two races remaining three drivers could still claim the 2012 Formula Renault 3.5 title.

    For Jules Bianchi, Robin Frijns and Sam Bird this weekend’s World Series by Renault double-header at the Circuit […]

  • ThumbnailOne of the more entertaining F1 side shows of past weeks was the spat between Scott ‘not got any’ Speed and the Red Bull junior team, which has led to Speed’s departure from the Toro Rosso.

    Speed is latest in a […]

  • It is perhaps a sad state of affairs that there are currently more British drivers enjoying successful careers in the Indy Racing League (IRL) and Champ Car than there are in the upper echelons of European single […]

  • The committed followers of British racing have suffered a blow recently with the news that that Darren Manning has lost his IRL drive and that Adam Carroll is facing a sponsorship crisis if he is to continue his […]

  • ThumbnailHermann Tilke takes some credit for eight of the current F1 tracks – but are they actually any good asks Ben Evans.

    Looking at this year’s Grand Prix calendar there are few races that will provoke a diary […]