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Should Schumacher Continue Racing?

So Michael Schumacher is out of Mercedes following Lewis Hamilton’s move from McLaren. Should the seven times world champion call it a day and head back in to retirement or find a seat with another team?

Hamilton Signs For Mercedes

After weeks of speculation, Lewis Hamilton has finally signed a three year deal to race for Mercedes. This is obviously a massive blow for McLaren, the team Hamilton has been a part of since he was 13. The move has forced Michael Schumacher out of Mercedes. Currently it is unclear if he will retire or [...]

No Punishment For Red Bull

The FIA Stewards have decided to not to punish Red Bull after meeting with the teams management and Renault their engine supplier. “While the stewards do not accept all the arguments of the team, they however conclude that as the regulation is written, the map presented does not breach the text of Artcile 5.5.3 of [...]

Red Bull Under Investigation

An FIA Technical Report released this morning ahead of todays German Grand Prix has accused Red Bull of being in breach of breach of Article 5.5.3 of the Technical regulations. FIA Technical Delegate Jo Bauer stated “having examinded the engine torque map of cars 1 and 2 it became apparent that the maximum torque output of both engines [...]

Monaco Safe For Another 10 Years

The Formula One Administration has announced that it has reached an agreement with the Automobile Club de Monaco for the Monaco Grand Prix to remain on the calendar for the next 10 years. Bernie Ecclestone previously suggested F1 did not need Monaco, saying: “We can do without Monaco, they don’t pay enough.” Monaco first hosted a race [...]

Now The Dust Has Settled….

I thought I would give it a few days before adding my thoughts on the Ferrari team orders controversy. I don’t think any F1 fan has an issue with a driver moving over to help his team mate win the world championship once the maths mean he can no longer do it himself. In 2007 [...]

BBC Furious After Ron Dennis Prank

It has been reported that Ron Dennis has angered the BBC after he cut the wires to Eddie Jordan’s custom made earpieces during the post race show at Silverstone. This meant he couldn’t hear the production crew properly and when a standard set of earpieces was hurriedly supplied, they kept falling out. Dennis appeared in the background behind [...]

Button Critical Of Schumacher

Championship leader Jenson Button has surprised F1 fans, with his comments following the Spanish Grand Prix. Button has criticised Michael Schumacher for the way he passed him in to turn 1 after he had a delayed pit stop due to a clutch problem. “I didn’t really know where Michael was on the outside of me,” [...]

Webber Dominant In Spain

Mark Webber won the Spanish grand prix today from Pole position. It was the 10th time in a row this race has been won by the pole sitter. Lewis Hamilton was unlucky not to finish 2nd after suffering a tyre failure on the penultimate lap. Hamilton passed Vettel after he suffered a slow pitstop. Vettel’s problems continued [...]

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  • Drivers Championship 2013

    1 Kimi Raikkonen 25
    2 Fernando Alonso 18
    3 Sebastian Vettel 15
    4 Felipe Massa 12
    5 Lewis Hamilton 10
    6 Mark Webber 8
    7 Adrian Sutil 6
    8 Paul Di Resta 4
    9 Jenson Button 2
    10 Romain Grosjean 1

  • Constructors Championship 2013

    1 Ferrari 30
    2 Lotus 26
    3 Red Bull 23
    4 Mercedes 10
    5 Force India 10
    6 McLaren 2
    7 Toro Rosso 0
    8 Sauber 0
    9 Williams 0
    10 Marussia 0
    11 Caterham 0