In praise of the GT1 World Championship

Where can you watch Audis racing against Mercedes, Ferraris, Lamborghinis, Porsches, BMWs, Aston Martins, Fords and McLarens? The answer is the GT1 World Championship. Every wet dream is represented in this who’s who of sportscar manufacturers. Fantasy machinery battles wheel-to-wheel in GT1 like no other series. The GT1 World Championship is not without its critics, […]

2011 Formula 1 driver rankings (part two)

19. Pedro de la Rosa Super sub or what? De la Rosa was in Canada as an employee of McLaren, and found himself being bundled into a Sauber for Practice 2 at the last minute after Sergio Pérez felt unexpected after-effects from his Monaco qualifying crash. De la Rosa acquitted himself excellently, finishing 12th in […]

2011 Formula 1 driver rankings (part one)

28. 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 practice for the Australian Grand Prix. A full race weekend in Germany was only […]