Category : Formula 1

Opinion: “We should not let violence mar sporting events”

3 weeks ago / 0 comments

After a violent incident in Brazil involving the Mercedes Formula One team, Thomas Lambton discusses the rise of violence in sport and the fallout from these events. The events of the 11th November in which a Mercedes team car was robbed at gunpoint in São Paulo served as a further … Read More

Ferrari fly in Melbourne: Five things we learnt from the Australian GP

9 months ago / 0 comments

A proper title battle at last?: Unlike fifteen years ago, it is now a relief when we see a German winning in a Ferrari. After practice, it looked like we were heading for a fourth season in a row of Mercedes domination, but Sebastian Vettel managed to split the two … Read More

Pre-season tests as Formula 1 revs back into gear

9 months ago / 0 comments

As February turns to March, the sound of F1 engines begins to fill the air in Spain, as the now customary Barcelona pre-season tests get underway. With only eight days this year, four days less than what the teams have had previously, it was crucial for the teams and drivers … Read More

New F1 owners search for the winning Formula

11 months ago / 0 comments

Few sports are as business-dominated as Formula One, and Bernie Ecclestone is the man behind this. Many would argue that he has single-handedly turned the sport into one of the most watched sporting events across the globe, but the sport has stagnated over the last few years, and Liberty Media’s … Read More

Mercedes mic-drop: Rosberg quits as Champion

1 year ago / 0 comments

The Formula One world was shocked on Friday afternoon, as reigning world champion Nico Rosberg announced his retirement from the sport, just five days after claiming the crown in Abu Dhabi. At the FIA’s annual prize giving ceremony, the 31-year-old German told the assembled press that this season would be … Read More

Following in his Father’s Footsteps

1 year ago / 0 comments

The final Grand Prix of 2016 was a very atypical race, despite the typical result. For the fourth race in succession, Lewis Hamilton led home his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg to secure the team’s eighth one-two finish of the season, with the German securing his first world championship, thirty-four years … Read More