Two For One

Two former F1 World Champions working for one constructor... this doesn't happen often. This is more than two guys who have clearly broken enough molds to deserve their own carbon-molded buttocks holders. This is odd. There is a reason, surely, behind the annunciating photographic opportunity being neatly nestled… » 12/13/14 6:51pm Saturday 6:51pm

Double Points Dropped for 2015

In a press release issued by the FIA today, Bernie and the gang made it clear what most of us had already decided on our own, doubling the points for the last race of the season was a crummy gimmick that didn't work. The race wasn't made any more dramatic for the feature. What it did do was give a few talking-heads… » 12/04/14 11:55am 12/04/14 11:55am

It looks like the Nürburgring might not be the 2015 German GP venue

Hockenheim and Nürburgring alternate hosting the expensive German GP. It was rumored that the latter would become the sole host when Ecclestone was interested in buying the circuit, but after that deal fell apart all was back to normal. The Ring was mentioned publicly on the official 2015 F1 calendar, right between… » 11/30/14 2:56pm 11/30/14 2:56pm

A few reasons why Vettel/Ferrari could not work out

Sebastian Vettel's choice to leave the whiny, but successful team that brought him into F1 (well, there's an argument to be made for BMW, but that's another topic) for a team that reeks of pathos and legend but has failed to live up to the hype in recent years has been the big news of the offseason. Seb was eager to… » 11/29/14 9:03pm 11/29/14 9:03pm

Carlos Sainz Jr. Joins Max Verstappen to race for Scuderia Toro Rosso

The Red Bull Junior Formula 1 team has announced two rookie drivers to pilot their [STR10] race cars for the 2015 season, as this year's Toro Rosso rookie, Daniil Kvyat, has moved up to an Infiniti Red Bull Racing F1 seat alongside Daniel Ricciardo, and Jean-Eric Vergne is shown the door. » 11/28/14 5:44pm 11/28/14 5:44pm

Abu Dhabi Grand Prix - Post Race Analysis

Going into the final, double-points, round of the championship, we all knew the racing was really between Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg as the German was trailing by just 17 points blazing from his Brazilian GP win. » 11/23/14 11:14am 11/23/14 11:14am

How Formula One Actually Works: A Guide For Confused Americans

Cricket is considered to be the most impenetrable game for non-Englishmen to comprehend. Being English I cannot understand why foreigners might struggle to grasp the appeal of sitting on a wooden bench and watching 22 men occasionally move on-and-off a large field for five days, but believe me when I tell you that a… » 11/22/14 5:56pm 11/22/14 5:56pm