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Jenson Button, the new Regenmeister

A wet race and Jenson Button wins, you’re so shocked aren’t you? Ayrton Senna, Rubens Barrichello and most famously Michael Schumacher have all been dubbed ‘Rain Master’ by the press, Button’s long overdue. It was an exciting race this afternoon, with five drivers looking like they could come through and win during the race depending [...]

The New Sky Deal

As of next year, and potentially until 2018, you will not be able to watch half of Formula 1 races in the United Kingdom without paying for the privilege. This deal was announced yesterday to the shock of fans and many in the paddock. Teams were given no notice of the new deal, first meeting [...]

A Little Bit Of… Everything!

- Director of Volkswagen Motorsport, Wolfgang Dürheimer, has confirmed interest to join Formula 1 in the near future. In a recent interview, Dürheimer told journalists “I could in 2018, when the group is in the auto industry up front, imagine a Formula 1 involvement. We have enough good brands that could do that.” It’s thought [...]

F1 Blog’s Hungarian Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions Hungarian Grand Prix 2011 Winner – Lewis Hamilton Hungarian Grand Prix 2011 Pole Position – Lewis Hamilton Hungarian Grand Prix 2011 Fastest Lap – Lewis Hamilton Other predictions – Mercedes GP to firmly slip into the midfield I’m giving a clean sweep to Lewis Hamilton this weekend. With his pace in Monaco, a [...]

Full Sky Corporate Press Release about future F1 coverage

Today it was announced that the BBC and Sky television would share the F1 coverage as of 2012. The BBC retains coverage of certain marquee races, but the full season will no longer be shown on free to view television in the United Kingdom. Press release in full: 29 July 2011 BBC and Sky Partner [...]

Tuesday’s F1 News – The Up’s…And The Down’s

After a positive German Grand Prix for McLaren, Team Principal Martin Whitmarsh has made bold claims that he believes that both McLaren and Ferrari are fully capable of catching the run-away Red Bull’s of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber. As a result of these claims, Whitmarsh added “Hopefully we can make this another fantastic championship [...]

Everyone pounces when Vettel stumbles

Well that was a refreshing change from what we’ve had all season, wasn’t it? Three drivers from three teams all in the hunt throughout the race. Importantly from the point of view of championship excitement, Sebastian Vettel wasn’t one of them. Making the most of the car and his ability to overtake anywhere Lewis Hamilton [...]

F1 Blog’s German Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions German Grand Prix 2011 Winner – Sebastian Vettel German Grand Prix 2011 Pole Position – Sebastian Vettel German Grand Prix 2011 Fastest Lap – Mark Webber Other predictions – Rain at some point in the race Some change this weekend, we revert to the Valencia specification exhaust systems and Karun Chandhok is replacing [...]

Silverstone shows more than one chink in Red Bull’s armour

Red Bull are dominant and some people are calling the season boring – everything always seems to change at Silverstone, doesn’t it? The entire weekend in the paddock was spent politicking over the off throttle blown diffuser restrictions with Renault and then Mercedes both being given certain latitudes due to reliability issues. Eventually some sort [...]

F1 Blog’s British Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions British Grand Prix 2011 Winner – Sebastian Vettel British Grand Prix 2011 Pole Position – Sebastian Vettel British Grand Prix 2011 Fastest Lap – Mark Webber Other predictions – Daniel Ricciardo to outperform Vitantonio Liuzzi New layout at Silverstone, new regulations and a new driver in a Hispania, it’s all change this weekend. [...]

  • 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