New teams’ struggles remind us to salute Stewart’s success

In just one week’s time, the Formula 1 bandwagon will be making its way towards Australia for the first grand prix of the 2012 season. Two teams will be feeling particularly unprepared. With the test sessions finished, Marussia and HRT will head to Melbourne having done no proper running. The two teams failed to pass […]

2011 Formula 1 driver rankings (part one)

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series 2011 Formula 1 driver rankings

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series 2011 Formula 1 driver rankings28. Karun Chandhok A very likeable personality and a brilliant commentator, but on the few occasions he has been in the car has demonstrated why he struggles to get a full-time drive.¬†Chandhok started the season inauspiciously by crashing straight away in […]

Is this the end for Fota?

It does not seem to have been a good year for the Formula One Teams’ Association. One of Fota’s mantras has been about improving the show. The biggest Fota initiative to this effect has been the drag reduction system, originally suggested to the FIA by Fota. I feel quite strongly, along with most other F1 […]