Insight: The significance of George Russell’s F1 outings for Force India

This weekend in Brazil the new GP3 champion George Russell will get a Friday Free Practice 1 outing with the Force India F1 team. The 19 year old, from Kings Lynn, Norfolk will also get to run on Friday in Abu Dhabi. He is the next driver in the Merced…

Insight: The significance of George Russell’s F1 outings for Force India Formula 1.

Video – How to make a “save” in a racing car when things go wrong

This caught my eye on the flight over to Sao Paolo and looked worth sharing; the latest video from the “Safe is Fast” Series, which looks at all aspects of race driving. It’s a short video about what happens when the car gets away fro…

Video – How to make a “save” in a racing car when things go wrong Formula 1.

Analysis: There is going to be a giant fight in F1, so let’s get it done sooner than later

“Let’s get ready to rumble!” It was ironic that Formula 1’s new commercial head Sean Bratches hired boxing announcer Michael Buffer to introduce the F1 drivers in Austin recently. Buffer’s catch-phrase “Let’s g…

Analysis: There is going to be a giant fight in F1, so let’s get it done sooner than later Formula 1.

Analysis: Winning F1 title across a major rule change the greatest achievement

Among the accolades that have been flying around this week after Lewis Hamilton clinched his fourth world championship and the third with Mercedes, perhaps the most significant factor has been less remarked upon. This was the first time that the F1 dri…

Analysis: Winning F1 title across a major rule change the greatest achievement Formula 1.

Analysis: Setting off a chain reaction – how to make things happen in F1 races

Mexico is a great event, with huge crowds, but it’s turning out to be a place for strange races, due to the unique circumstances of the altitude, which impacts the way teams prepare and run the cars and constrains overtaking. Another decisive factor at…

Analysis: Setting off a chain reaction – how to make things happen in F1 races Formula 1.

F1 keeps faith with hybrid – but noisier, cheaper, high-revving engines on the cards

THe first proper road map for the future direction of F1 under the management of Liberty Media and the FIA was laid out today, as the outline Formula 1 engine of the future was revealed. THe power unit from 2021 onwards will retain the 1.6 litre V6 arc…

F1 keeps faith with hybrid – but noisier, cheaper, high-revving engines on the cards Formula 1.

Fan’s view: Is Lewis Hamilton now among the all time F1 greats and what’s next ?

At JA on F1 we like to give the fans a chance to make their voices heard, in the highly interactive comments section but also occasionally by posting a considered comment as a blog post. Today we have this contribution from Paige, a long time poster he…

Fan’s view: Is Lewis Hamilton now among the all time F1 greats and what’s next ? Formula 1.

Not in the script : Lewis Hamilton avoids downbeat moment of F1 history

Lewis Hamilton won the F1 drivers world championship for the fourth time, becoming the most successful British driver of all time, but not in the way he had hoped to do it. Hamilton was looking for a moment of glory with a race win, but instead his rac…

Not in the script : Lewis Hamilton avoids downbeat moment of F1 history Formula 1.

Towards the new F1: Sergio Marchionne puts Ferrari’s cards on the table

Sometimes you can see moments of history approaching. As we head towards two important dates for the future shape of the sport – the October 31 future engines meeting and the November 7 teams meeting where the new plan for F1 will be revealed by …

Towards the new F1: Sergio Marchionne puts Ferrari’s cards on the table Formula 1.