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

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

F1 News: Kimi Raikkonen Announces Retirement, Alonso and Perez Signed For 2022, Calendar Updates & More

"This is it." Those were the opening words of Kimi Raikkonen as he announced his retirement from Formula 1 at the end of the 2021 season. Quite surprisingly, and so fittingly, the Finn made his statement on his Instagram handle. There was no press conference or PR from the team. Like much of his racing … Continue reading F1 News: Kimi Raikkonen Announces Retirement, Alonso and Perez Signed For 2022, Calendar Updates & More

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

Hamilton Wrestles His Way To His 8th British GP Victory: F1 2021

The Silverstone Circuit is often referred to as the 'Home of Formula 1' which is also why it hosted the sport's 70th anniversary celebration as part of the double-header in the 2020 season. It's also been a track that has been dominated by Lewis Hamilton, and there's even a straight named after the 7-time world … Continue reading Hamilton Wrestles His Way To His 8th British GP Victory: 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

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

Baku Always Delivers! Perez Wins, Vettel & Gasly On Podium: F1 2021

Red Bull are usually the favourites for street circuit races. After a great result at Monaco, the Azerbaijani GP at Baku would give them another chance to outperform championship rival, Mercedes.  While Baku's layout is not as tight and restrictive as Monaco, the minimal run-off area is defined by solid walls and there are plenty … Continue reading Baku Always Delivers! Perez Wins, Vettel & Gasly On Podium: F1 2021

Verstappen Takes Top Step At Monaco As Leclerc’s Curse Continues: F1 2021

The Monaco GP is one of the most prestigious races in the modern Formula 1 calendar. To the drivers, it is a challenge of skill and focus as they navigate the narrow streets at over 200kph. To the viewers, it is a challenge to stay awake and pay attention for all of its laps. The … Continue reading Verstappen Takes Top Step At Monaco As Leclerc’s Curse Continues: F1 2021