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Red Bull – Blisteringly Quick…Literally!

Red Bull Design Chief, Adrian Newey, has admitted that he spent the Belgian Grand Prix worrying about the safety of the teams drivers; Mark Webber and Sebastian Vettel. The apparent statement came after issues with severely blistered tyres, due to a harsh Qualifying. Normally, only drivers who qualify below 10th position are aloud to use a fresh [...]

Suprising Spa – The Aftermath!

- It’s fair to say that Spa Francorchamps caught out some of the big-named teams at some point during the Grand Prix weekend. However, positive results came out of the weekend for Renualt. Team boss Eric Boullier says he is definitely sure that Bruno Senna can score some good points, even after a hard debut for the Brazilian [...]

A traditional result, but not a boring race in Spa

Spa. I love Spa. I’d even put some other adjectives in there if this place wasn’t suitable for children. It’s a glorious race track, with history, excitement and no shortage of overtaking. Who says you need changeable conditions to overtake in Formula 1? I present Spa, all the races before and today’s as Exhibit A. [...]

F1 Blog’s Belgian Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions Belgian Grand Prix 2011 Winner – Mark Webber Belgian Grand Prix 2011 Pole Position – Mark Webber Belgian Grand Prix 2011 Fastest Lap – Fernando Alonso Other predictions – The weather forecast to be wrong, precipitation during the race. I may be going against the trend with people expecting Sebastian Vettel to return [...]

With half the season gone…

…there’s still half to go, to paraphrase the great Murray Walker. We’re actually over halfway through, eleven races done and only eight left, but the summer break seems like half time for everyone involved in and watching F1. So the question is, how is the season going for the teams? Therefore in current championship order, [...]

Friday’s News Round-up!

- The Financial Times has reported that Formula One Management President, Bernie Ecclestone, is unhappy about moving the 2012 Bahrain Grand Prix from March, to November. In an interview the Financial Times, Ecclestone told reporters “They [Event Organizers] didn’t want it up the front so I’ve had to screw the whole calendar up.” -Staying with Ecclestone, [...]

More information emerges on Sky/BBC TV Deal

More information has emerged on Sky Sports and the BBC’s deal to share the broadcasting rights to Formula 1. Despite a huge uproar from the vast majority of British F1 fans it seems that there is no going back on this deal. Those running the BBC and F1 have ruined things for many fans, through [...]

Monday’s Aftermath!

- After a disastrous Hungarian Grand Prix, Renault’s Nick Heidfeld believes  is it essential that the team develop some serious hardware updates to the R31 for Spa, if they are to save their season. The teams latest embarrassment was at the Hungarian Grand Prix, when viewers witnessed a dramatic ending to Heidfeld’s race, with his sidepod exploding [...]

  • 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