Fernando Alonso’s decision to race in the Indianapolis 500 this year is without doubt the biggest surprise the sport has seen since Nico Rosberg announced his retirement after winning the championship last […]
In the round-up: Long Beach, which last hosted an F1 race in 1983 and has been a venue for IndyCar racing ever since, is investigating whether it should bring F1 back.
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Penske get their third pole in a row but are still looking for their first win. All four of their drivers have won at this track before – here’s the grid for Sunday’s race:
1. Will Power, Penske – 1’06.9614
2. Helio Castroneves, Penske – 1’07.1429
3. Simon Pagenaud, Penske – 1’07.3817
4. Scott Dixon, Ganassi – 1’07.5817
5. Ryan Hunter-Reay,…[Read more]
Pardon my cynicism, but I’ve seen enough random websites posting claimed F1 driver salaries in unbylined articles with no mention of how such incredibly sensitive information was obtained. I call ‘work of complete […]
Three races in and the 2017 F1 season looks like being a two-horse race for the title.
Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel have filed the top two places on the podium at each of this year’s races so far. But […]
In the round-up: Toto Wolff says Mercedes are not happy about having to impose team orders on their drivers.
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David-A commented on the post, Vettel voted Driver of the Weekend for the fourth time in six races 1 day, 22 hours ago
Mercedes get 3/3 poles (with 1 front row lockout) – “there is not much difference between Ferrari and Merc in qualifying mode”
Ferrari get 2/3 wins (with no double podiums) – “Ferrari is clearly the faster car in race trim”.
Sebastian Vettel was voted Driver of the Weekend for the fourth time in the last six races after winning the Bahrain Grand Prix.
Here’s what you had to say about the world championship leader’s latest […]
Keith Collantine started the topic Do fans of other sports talk about rules changes as much as F1? in the forum Formula One 2 days, 2 hours ago
Here’s a great point I saw on Twitter and one I’ve always wanted to ask fans of those funny sports that don’t have cars in them:
What other sporting community spends so much time complaining about rules or proposing new ones? AFL and F1 must be #1 and #2 worldwide.
— Adam 1.0 (@Demonblog) April 21, 2017
Do F1 fans and the media spend too much time talking about how the sport should be changed? What non-motorsports do you watch and are they always talking about…[Read more]
@bookoi Hear hear!
But I do like the sound of this approach better than what F1 has. It works well in Formula V8 3.5.
The team radio communications from the Bahrain Grand Prix reveal the difficulties Mercedes encountered trying to contain the threat of Sebastian Vettel.
Once the Ferrari driver split their cars at the start, […]
Formula One support series GP3 will use substantially different rules for its Drag Reduction System when it is introduced at the championship’s season-opener next month.
In a break with the convention seen in […]
In what is already proving a highly competitive Predictions Championship in 2017, 36 players tied for the top score in the Bahrain Grand Prix round.
Each of them added 48 points to their season total but no one […]
In the round-up: Carlos Sainz Jnr says F1 stewards would not reconsider penalties even when they are subject to appeal.
F1 Fanatic Live this weekend
F1 Fanatic Live will be running this weekend for the first […]
David-A commented on the post, The Bull that cried wolf: Red Bull threaten to quit F1 again 2 days, 17 hours ago
And when you compare onboard footage of a GP2 car and an F1 car (except apparently, for Mclaren), you’ll see how much faster the F1 car is, partially thanks to that engine. And completing a distance as fast as […]
Keith Collantine commented on the post, Bahrain Grand Prix gets second-highest rating in a decade 2 days, 17 hours ago
Red Bull threatening to quit Formula One is a headline you may have read before. And it’s back again as Helmut Marko has warned they may not stick around if the sport does not drastically change its engine formula […]
Keith Collantine replied to the topic Does anyone have all lap times for Bottas in the Bahrain GP please? in the forum Formula One 2 days, 20 hours ago
@nicknuck Oh sorry, I forgot those are left out because they screw the graph up. The missing times are from laps 14-16 as follows:
Keith Collantine replied to the topic Does anyone have all lap times for Bottas in the Bahrain GP please? in the forum Formula One 3 days, 1 hour ago
@nicknuck All the lap times for all the drivers are published in the ‘fastest laps and lap times’ articles which typically go up within a few hours of each race:
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