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Kimi returns to winning ways in Abu Dhabi

2007′s World Champion returned to the top step of the podium on Sunday in a surprising, but well-deserved, win in Abu Dhabi. A strong start by Kimi Raikkonen set the stage to take advantage of Lewis Hamilton’s mechanical woes and hold off the late charges of both championship contenders. Given the time in the championship, [...]

F1 Blog’s Abu Dhabi Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2012 Winner – Sebastian Vettel Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2012 Pole Position – Sebastian Vettel Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2012 Fastest Lap – Jenson Button I think we’re going to have a repeat of the Sebastian Vettel show this weekend, only if their ride height glitch turns out to [...]

India narrows title hunt

Although some mathematical possibilities may remain, Lewis Hamilton and Kimi Raikkonen, it’s all but guaranteed that the title will now be fought between Sebastian Vettel of Red Bull Racing and Fernando Alonso of Ferrari. As we head into Abu Dhabi, let’s look at the pros and cons for each contender. Vettel has just about every [...]

F1 Blog’s Korean Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions Korean Grand Prix 2012 Winner – Sebastian Vettel Korean Grand Prix 2012 Pole Position – Sebastian Vettel Korean Grand Prix 2012 Fastest Lap – Felipe Massa As much as I’d like something other than Vettel’s third win in a row, I can’t see anything other than that this weekend. The good news is [...]

Silly season over?

You’d think it would be after the avalanche of recent announcements. But this was just the initial phase. Still lots of seats up for grabs, but what has this week done to the market? First off, Michael Schumacher is going into retirement again. To be honest although I thought it was time, I wasn’t actually [...]

F1 Blog’s Singapore Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions Singapore Grand Prix 2012 Winner – Lewis Hamilton Singapore Grand Prix 2012 Pole Position – Lewis Hamilton Singapore Grand Prix 2012 Fastest Lap – Sergio Perez I’m not going to jinx it for Lotus this time, they’ve hit the ground running in practice, but every time I’ve picked them they’ve fallen short of [...]

F1 Blog’s Italian Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions Italian Grand Prix 2012 Winner – Lewis Hamilton Italian Grand Prix 2012 Pole Position – Lewis Hamilton Italian Grand Prix 2012 Fastest Lap – Lewis Hamilton I’m going for Hamilton to do the sweep this weekend. The Mercedes engine is king here and Hamilton has a to win after not even making the [...]

Belgium comes good yet again

No matter what the content of the season, whether it’s close and gripping like this year or as processional as an Armistice Day parade, Spa always delivers an excellent race and this year was no exception. Let’s forget promoter’s fees and all the money associated with F1, for as long as this circuit is able [...]

F1 Blog’s Hungarian Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions Hungarian Grand Prix 2012 Winner – Fernando Alonso Hungarian Grand Prix 2012 Pole Position – Lewis Hamilton Hungarian Grand Prix 2012 Fastest Lap – Fernando Alonso Pretty much a repeat of my thoughts for the German Grand Prix, but with Hamilton taking pole over Sebastian Vettel. With the threat of rain on Sunday [...]

F1 Blog’s German Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions German Grand Prix 2012 Winner – Fernando Alonso German Grand Prix 2012 Pole Position – Sebastian Vettel German Grand Prix 2012 Fastest Lap – Fernando Alonso Rain has been affecting every practice session so far, with a massive deluge at the end of P3 meaning it’s likely to still be damp at the [...]

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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