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Nico Rosberg claims World Championship in Abu Dhabi promo304527516.jpeg
Rosberg finished the World Championship just 5 points ahead of teammate Lewis Hamilton, in a season of roaring rivalry between the two. Hamilton came out on top in Yas Marina, however, it wasn’t enough for the Brit to claim his 4th world title, despite his best efforts.  1,268 racing laps 957 laps in the top...
Mexican Grand Prix: Hamilton’s 51st victory keeps the championship alive Mexico-F1-Grand-Prix-Auto-Racing13-1880x846.jpg
Nico Rosberg's championship lead has been cut to nineteen points after Lewis Hamilton cruised to a 51st career victory in Mexico. His win draws the three-time champion Hamilton level on wins with Alain Prost.  It was a race that was without its controversy, as in the final stages Max Verstappen appeared to gain an advantage...
Max Verstappen and why F1 risks losing identity. i.jpg
To be clear, there is a fine line between aggressive racing, and dangerous racing, but as of this season Verstappen’s style has brought a new element of excitement and tension, which the sport was missing last season, as Lewis Hamilton cruised to his third World Championship with no real problems. Verstappen has deployed the tactic...
United States Grand Prix: Hamilton Cruises to victory in Austin F1-US-Grand-Prix-Auto-Racing29-1880x1211.jpg
Lewis Hamilton's 50th career victory was his fifth on American soil. Despite Hamilton taking the win, Nico Rosberg is still the favourite to take the championship with the German going into the final three races with a 26 point lead after finishing 2nd yesterday. Max Verstappen and Kimi Raikkonen both failed to finish the race,...
Lewis Hamilton takes pole in Malaysia Malaysia-F1-GP-Auto-Racing-1880x1212.jpeg
Mercedes picked up their first ever front row lockout in Malaysia, as the two Red Bull’s once again followed closely behind in 3rd and 4th.  Daniel Ricciardo failed to out-qualify teammate Max Verstappen for only the third time, in a session which saw Verstappen drive extremely well, and puts himself in great position for Sunday’s...
Verstappen given ‘gentle warning’ by FIA: 3 season defining moments red-bull-racing-drivers-max-verstappen-and-daniel-ricciardo-at-the-2016-british-grand-prix.jpg
The teenager has come under heavy criticism this season by several drivers in response to Max Verstappen’s bold overtaking, and risky defending manoeuvres. Verstappen has recently said “he won’t change” his driving style, as he continues to hunt down teammate Daniel Ricciardo in the Drivers World Championship. This article takes a look at 3 defining...
Hungarian Grand Prix Qualifying: Rosberg snatches pole following dramatic last lap
Nico Rosberg snatched pole position from Lewis Hamilton in qualifying ahead of tomorrow's Hungarian Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton looked all but set for pole in Hungary, the defending champion was on provisional pole. Hamilton, who has won four times in Budapest was looking to extend his advantage further in the closing stages of Q3 and...
Hamilton Smashes lap record to take pole in Britain
Following an impressive time of 1:29.243 in Q2, Hamilton once again outpaced teammate Nico Rosberg, as he continues his pursuit of the German in the race for the Drivers’ Championship. Hamilton has now qualified on pole 4 times in Britain, equalling the record of F1 great Sir Sterling Moss.   HAM: "I'll give it everything...
Austrian Grand Prix: Hamilton takes Victory following action packed final lap
Rosberg came from sixth on the soft tyres to gain the lead, however on Lap 70 Hamilton burst down the outside of the German, which also led to yet another collision between the Mercedes pair. Replays show Rosberg, who leads the Drivers’ Championship by just 11 points now, turned into turn 2 too late, which...
European Grand Prix Qualifying:Rosberg takes pole in Baku as Hamilton crashes out
Nico Rosberg will start the today's European Grand Prix from pole position after Lewis Hamilton crashed out. Hamilton, who dominated the weekend in Azerbaijan, left the session red flagged when he clipped the barriers on turn 11, leaving Rosberg to take advantage and pick up his 3rd pole of the season. Hamilton, who was four-tenth’s up...
Canadian Grand Prix: Hamilton makes in back to back wins
The race marked successive wins for Lewis Hamilton for the first time this year, as the three-time World Champion closed in on Rosberg, who could only finish in a disappointing fifth. Vettel got off to a flying start by passing the Mercedes pair within seconds following his 3rd place grid start, however, couldn’t build on...
Monaco Grand Prix Qualifying: Ricciardo on pole in Monaco YUAndpMCbXk_9hvX4xMDoxOjBzMTt2bJ.jpg
Daniel Ricciardo secured pole position going into the Monaco Grand Prix, after out-pacing Mercedes pair Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton. The Australian earned Red Bull’s first pole position since Sebastian Vettel achieved the feat back in 2013, in the Brazilian Grand Prix. Red Bull teammate Max Verstappen will start from the pitlane and will be...
Monaco Grand Prix preview: Hamilton needing that first win image16x9.img_.1536.high_.jpg
Following a thrilling race in Barcelona last Sunday, the drivers will head to the glamorous streets of Monte Carlo this Sunday, in a race which presents many tight corners, several elevation changes and few opportunities to overtake. Monaco is the one race that they all want to win and is the most glamorous and most...
Dream Red Bull Debut for Verstappen, as Mercedes pair crash out.
At just 18 years of age, Verstappen took advantage of the two Mercedes crashing out early on by driving a near perfect race, holding off Ferrari’s Kimi Raikkonen and Sebastian Vettel. Verstappen also defeated his team mate on his debut for Red Bull, as Daniel Ricciardo finished 4th. Still can’t believe it… Pure happiness! Thanks...
Kvyat dropped as Verstappen joins Red Bull
An incident which saw Kvyat collide with Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel twice in the first two corners, has seen the Russian demoted to the junior team Torro Rosso, while in return 18 year old Max Verstappen heads the other way and joins up with the Red Bull team until the end of the season. The incident...
Russian Grand Prix: Seven in a row for Nico Rosberg
Nico Rosberg made in seven wins in a row to equal the records set by Michael Schumacher and Alberto Ascari, despite a fighting performance from teammate Lewis Hamilton. Hamilton crossed the line second behind Rosberg, after fighting back from 10th on the grid, however the three-time World Champion still remains 43 points behind Nico Rosberg....
Russian Grand Prix: Preview
Nico Rosberg will be aiming for his seventh consecutive win this Sunday, which would equal the records set by Michael Schumacher and Alberto Ascari. Russian Grand Prix: Preview Rosberg has had a faultless start to the season, and is already 36 points clear of teammate Lewis Hamilton in the drivers’ Championship. Hamilton, who went quickest...
Shanghai: Who was to blame for Turn one?
Following a turn one incident at Shanghai, a frustrated Sebastian Vettel was keen to have words with Daniil Kvyat in the driver’s waiting room after the race. The opening long right hander in China saw the two Ferrari’s collide, as Red Bull’s Kvyat made a dive down the inside to ensure he moved past Kimi...
Shanghai Grand Prix: Preview
Formula 1 heads to China for third round of the Formula 1 world championship. It is the 13th time that F1 has been held at the Shangahi International Circuit. China has been mostly good to Lewis Hamilton, he has the most victories to his name around the 3.3 mile circuit with four, however in 2007...
Why has Lewis Hamilton had such a disappointing start to the season?
It’s fair to say Lewis Hamilton hasn’t had the dream start to the 2016 season, a second place finish in Melbourne followed by a third in Bahrain isn’t exactly what he would have wished for before the season start. But what exactly has gone wrong for the three-time World Champion? No victories in five, and...
Bahrain Grand Prix Qualifying: Hamilton sets lap record and avoids punishment bahrain-qualifying.jpg
Lewis Hamilton left it late, but overcame his teammate Nico Rosberg in a last lap which saw the three-time World Champion go quicker than Rosberg in every sector and set the fastest ever lap ever seen in Bahrain. After Ferrari topped the final practice session on Saturday morning, Mercedes are aware of the pace set...
Hamilton “excited” by Ferrari threat
After Mercedes picked up maximum points in Australia in the first race of the season, it will very much be a case of picking up from where they left of going into Bahrain this weekend. Nico Rosberg came out on top, with Lewis Hamilton finishing behind his teammate in second. Ferrari may have felt hard...
Rosberg comes out on top after Ferrari strategy fails. r0_88_1199_762_w1200_h678_fmax.jpg
Nico Rosberg made the most of bad call on strategy from Ferrari to take the first win of the season at Albert Park. Teammate and pole-sitter Lewis Hamilton recorvered from a bad start to come home in 2nd place, after ending the first lap down in 7th place. Both Ferrari drivers managed to get the jump...
Throwback: Melbourne 2007 Lewis_hamilton_-_2008_Melb_GP.jpg
The first race on the Calendar was a lot different to how many would have expected, as the sport witnessed some drastic changes, none bigger than the loss of the iconic Michael Schumacher who retired after the 2006 season. Also, notably Bridgestone were to be the tyre suppliers for the next 3 years from 2007...
Is the Halo a step in the right direction for the sport?
What is the Halo? The Sleek looking ‘Halo’ design, proposes a frame runs either side of the drivers heads, connecting with the front of the car using a single slim beam, which has raised the question of if visibility will be hindered. The ultimate aim of the halo, is to provide much safer coverage of...