NOTEBOOK – Friday Malaysia

Both Mercedes of Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton topped a practice session each at the Malaysian Grand Prix. Mercedes on form Once again Mercedes look to have the upper hand over Ferrari this weekend which we would expect from the layout of Sepang. We are at a different time of year its spring / summer

F1 Today – 29/09/2016

Perez warns he could walk  Sergio Perez has warned if his future isn’t resolved by next Sunday’s Japanese Grand Prix he might look at other options beyond Formula One. The Mexican was targeted by Renault but a lack of clarity behind the scenes to scupper the move. Perez is almost certain to remain with Force

F1 Today – 28/09/2016

Sauber expects ‘pay drivers’ – Kaltenborn The team principal of Sauber Monisha Kaltenborn says that the Swiss team is expecting to sign drivers with financial backing. Both their current drivers Marcus Ericsson and Felipe Nasr bring huge funding to the team but are out of contract at the end of the season. Sauber had has

F1 Today – 27/09/2016

Verstappen criticism unjust – Horner Criticism of Max Verstappen has been 99% unjustified according to Team principal Christian Horner. The Dutch teenager has face Criticism over his aggressive driving style and has been warned by race director Charlie Whiting that he risked getting “a bad name” unless he tempered his ways. Horner was asked by

F1 Today – 26/09/2016

MEP calls for Liberty deal to be investigated British Labour MEP Anneliese Dodds has asked the EU commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager regarding Liberty Media’s purchase of the F1 Group. Dodds says there is potentially a conflict of interest for the FIA to sign off the deal while holding a stake in Formula One estimated

PREVIEW – Malaysian Grand Prix

Round sixteen of the season sees Formula One head to Sepang for the Malaysia Grand Prix. The circuit was built in the 1990’s with the first race in 1999. This race used to be held across in Singapore but after independence the country they had to wait years for Formula One to arrive for the

F1 Today – 21/09/2016

Ferrari can salvage something – Vettel Sebastian Vettel believes that Ferrari can salvage something from this season with upgrades to their car, despite more disappointment at the Singapore Grand Prix. Vettel had hoped he could have fought with Mercedes for the podium but a rear-suspension problem in qualifying that left him at the back of

F1 Today – 20/09/2016

Hamilton no reason in dip for me Lewis Hamilton says there is no obvious reason why team-mate Nico Rosberg has been able to turn the championship around in the last three races following the summer break. It has been a difficult start to the second half of the world champion’s season which began with  power