Category: F1

Change is necessary, but what needs to be done?

October 5th 2014 – a date no fan of Formula One or motor sport in general will easily forget. This was the day when the sport lost one of its own. Although he may have only died this month, this was the last time…

Same old, same old

It can take a lot to admit you’re wrong. This is even more the case when in a position of authority; imagine being on the end of much resentment from those who followed your ill-advised guidance/rules. Now take this and put it on a…

Change WILL be a good thing

For those of you who like to go to bed early, you would have woken up to the big news gripping the Formula 1 world at the moment. And, for once, it doesn’t concern the battle between Mercedes team-mates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg….

F1 2014 Mid-Season Review

The 2014 F1 2014 season has seen many changes in the rules and regulations of previous years, but have they worked?

New era, new technology, new challengers

As many regular readers will testify, I like making predictions. I was always planning to write a blog about what I would think would happen in the 2014 Formula 1 season, especially as it’s been pretty obvious to guess over the last couple of…

Simply the Best

On Sunday, Sebastian Vettel wrote a new chapter in history as he emerged victorious from a rather confusing Indian Grand Prix to wrap up the 2013 Formula 1 World Driver’s Championship. It was the fourth time such an achievement had happened, moving him ahead…

An Apology, a Thanks and a Moan

Before I start, I would like to apologise for having not written a blog for what seems like an eternity. The last few weeks have been pretty manic with exams and cricket and I have had very little time to even contemplate writing. I…

‘To me!’ ‘To you!’

It’s a debate that has been going on for nearly 2 weeks now – should Sebastian Vettel be condemned or praised for his breaking of team orders to win the Malaysian GP? The answer should be obvious… Unfortunately, in the complex world of Formula…