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- 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 [...]

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. [...]

Business as usual in Valencia

Pole, fastest lap and the race win for Sebastian Vettel. It’s all coming together for him and Red Bull this season. The FIA’s new engine regulations disallowing separate engine maps for qualifying and the race have actually seemed to help Red Bull with the team able to lock out the front row in Valencia from [...]

F1 Blog’s European Predictions

Carrot’s Predictions European Grand Prix 2011 Winner – Jenson Button European Grand Prix 2011 Pole Position – Sebastian Vettel European Grand Prix 2011 Fastest Lap – Jenson Button Other predictions – At least one safety car I’m going for another Jenson Button win, he’d have won in Monaco if not for the red flag that [...]

In the rain, always bet on Button

Six trips through the pit lane, including one driver through penalty, contact with his team mate and Fernando Alonso, at the very back of the field at a restart and Jenson Button was still able to come through to win the longest ever Formula 1 race. The official time of the race was just under [...]

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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