Alonso: Best driver of 21st century

It’s a debate that fans around the world often have regarding who the best Formula 1 driver of all time is/was. It’s also a very difficult topic to view outside of the decade-by-decade view with technology advancement, safety advancement, number of races per year and many more factors. When pressed, I’ve been know to offer […]

Alonso: Best driver of 21st century Formula 1.

Formula1blog.com Podcast #542

Join Paul and me as we review the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix. We cover each team and driver as they finished and even offer a few awards. We talk about the turn 1 incident and all about blame and who was wrong and who was right.
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Honda: McLaren like cuisine; Toro Rosso like Stew

Honda motorsport boss, Masashi Yamamoto, went a mile to effectively say; McLaren is a large company and it can difficult to move quickly in large companies. “Working with McLaren, I’ve realized that they are a very big company which is very systematic,” said Yamamoto. “It’s obviously very strong because of that but at the same […]

Honda: McLaren like cuisine; Toro Rosso like Stew Formula 1.

Race Report: Hamilton aided by ‘miracle’ to win Singapore GP

Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes knew they were entering the Singapore Grand Prix weekend with the driver’s championship lead but they also knew that they may not be able to exit the weekend retaining that lead. The street circuit was going to favor the Ferrari and as Friday’s practice sessions proved, it also might favor the […]

Race Report: Hamilton aided by ‘miracle’ to win Singapore GP Formula 1.

Vettel spoils Red Bull bid for pole at Singapore GP

After losing the driver’s championship lead two weeks ago, Sebastian Vettel and Ferrari were supposed to bounce back on a street circuit in Singapore where it was felt that Mercedes would not be as dominant as they were on a power circuit such as Monza. In Friday’s practice sessions, Ferrari were seemingly off the pace […]

Vettel spoils Red Bull bid for pole at Singapore GP Formula 1.

Onus on McLaren chassis in 2018; Alonso wants chat with Renault

We’ve been writing about for the better part of two weeks now and it’s now official from Renault, Honda, McLaren, Toro Rosso and Carlos Sainz. Honda goes to Toro Rosso, Sainz goes to Renault and Renault go to McLaren. The one thing that I’m interested in is if this was the master stroke to keep […]

Onus on McLaren chassis in 2018; Alonso wants chat with Renault Formula 1.

Ferrari and the Russians; FIA and the Syrians

Let me say this up front and with some level of conviction, I know better than to post a piece on anything that remotely orbits the American political scene right now given the inane levels of invective and vitriol coming from all sides of the political spectrum. This website is about racing and no one […]

Ferrari and the Russians; FIA and the Syrians Formula 1.

Mercedes extend Bottas contract to 2018

If you were thinking there may be a slight chance that Mercedes would bring another driver in to join Lewis Hamilton in 2018, your hunch didn’t materialize as Mercedes has extended the contract with Valtteri Bottas for another season. A logical and good choice as the former Williams F1 driver has been doing a terrific […]

Mercedes extend Bottas contract to 2018 Formula 1.