Red Bull Steal The Show In Mexico GP As Verstappen Wins, And Perez Gets First Home Podium: F1 2021

Few races pose a challenge to Formula 1 as unique as the Mexican GP at Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez. The circuit itself is quite flat but it is situated at a high altitude where the air is less dense. As a sport that is heavily dependent on air, this race poses a strategic complication for the … Continue reading Red Bull Steal The Show In Mexico GP As Verstappen Wins, And Perez Gets First Home Podium: F1 2021

Hamilton Clinches 100th Win In A Dramatic Wet Ending To Russian GP: F1

Mercedes F1 is unbeaten in Russian GPs at the Sochi street circuit and that streak was likely to continue with title-contender Max Verstappen carrying a three-spot grid penalty. However, the forecast of rain over the weekend gave fans some hope for alternative outcomes.  After heavy rain and flooding earlier in the week, the weather took … Continue reading Hamilton Clinches 100th Win In A Dramatic Wet Ending To Russian GP: F1

Daniel Ricciardo And McLaren Return To Winning Ways At Monza: F1 2021

Formula 1 returned to Italy to race at Monza, the Temple of Speed, this past weekend with a hotly contested world title in the balance. Even though it is a high-speed circuit much like Zandvoort from the round before, Monza has not favoured the Red Bulls for the entirety of the turbo-hybrid era of F1. … Continue reading Daniel Ricciardo And McLaren Return To Winning Ways At Monza: F1 2021

F1 News: 2022 Transfer Updates Include Bottas Switching To Alfa And Being Replaced At Mercedes By Russell

The Formula 1 driver market has gone into a bit of overdrive ahead of the Italian GP and nearly all spots on the 2022 grid are now taken. First, we have the biggest and also the least surprising announcement from Mercedes-AMG F1. Valtteri Bottas will be parting ways with the team at the end of … Continue reading F1 News: 2022 Transfer Updates Include Bottas Switching To Alfa And Being Replaced At Mercedes By Russell

Verstappen Reigns Supreme At His First Dutch GP: F1 2021

After an extended wait of over 35 years, Formula 1 returned to Circuit Zandvoort in the Netherlands. It was supposed to happen in 2020 but the pandemic stopped that from happening. The circuit has undergone a series of changes and updates for hosting modern F1, highlighted by the heavily banked final turn that gives it … Continue reading Verstappen Reigns Supreme At His First Dutch GP: F1 2021

Ocon Claims Maiden F1 Win After First Lap Chaos In Hungarian GP: F1 2021

The Hungaroring Circuit that hosts the Hungarian F1 Grand Prix has been part of the calendar since 1986. It's a relatively short circuit with a mix of fast and slow corners with two short straights thrown in. Despite its long and interesting history, two drivers have dominated here in the last 10 years with 8 … Continue reading Ocon Claims Maiden F1 Win After First Lap Chaos In Hungarian GP: F1 2021

Mercedes Unable To Respond To Verstappen’s Pace In Austrian GP: F1 2021

The most interesting part for back-to-back races at the same circuit with no changes to the layout is that the second one is more competitive as teams incorporate lessons learned from the previous weekend. With that preconception in mind, we expected Mercedes-Benz to be closer to Max Verstappen who had smoked them in the Styrian … Continue reading Mercedes Unable To Respond To Verstappen’s Pace In Austrian GP: F1 2021

F1 News: Mercedes Signs Hamilton Till 2023, Turkey Returns To Calendar, Yas Marina Layout Updated & More

Mercedes was the only top team whose driver lineup had no confirmed drivers beyond 2021 but no more. Lewis Hamilton has extended his stay with the Silver Arrows for another two years, announced ahead of the qualifying at the Austrian GP.  The seven-time world champion is already in his ninth year with the Mercedes team … Continue reading F1 News: Mercedes Signs Hamilton Till 2023, Turkey Returns To Calendar, Yas Marina Layout Updated & More

Verstappen Gets Payback On Hamilton At French GP: F1 2021

The Paul Ricard Circuit is not a fan-favourite in F1 with its red and blue stripes in place of grass or gravel for the run-off areas. It has fast sweeping corners and one particular overtaking zone that ends in a relatively tight chicane. Like the Spanish GP at Barcelona, the French GP at Paul Ricard … Continue reading Verstappen Gets Payback On Hamilton At French GP: F1 2021