Six GP2 drivers looking for an F1 seat

I can’t leave the British Grand Prix weekend alone without enthusing about the awesome weekend of GP2 action that came with it. Beforehand I wasn’t too sure about the skills of the current crop of GP2 drivers. But after the races there were a few drivers that I knew I had to keep an eye […]

The proposed move to Donington

I’ll come straight out with it here: I don’t care where the British Grand Prix is held. I can well understand if people have a particular attachment to Silverstone. But I just don’t have it. The thing is that, even though I am in Britain, I live a long way away from Silverstone. I don’t […]

Another scoop for The Inside Line

You might recall about a month ago I wrote a post praising The Inside Line podcast which is presented by Maurice Hamilton and Ian Phillips. When they called it The Inside Line, they weren’t joking. The following week, in the French GP podcast, the pair were discussing the (at that time) new rumour that Donington […]

Hamilton masterclass as Ferrari foul up again

Anyone who has known me for long will know that I am no fan of Lewis Hamilton. But I really have to hand it to him for his performance at Silverstone yesterday. It was an absolute masterclass. People joke about how Hamilton describes every single win as his “best ever”. Yet this time around he […]

2006 British Grand Prix

Lots of talking points, even though there wasn’t that much on-track action. Infact, the first session of qualifying was probably the most interesting part of the whole weekend. Track conditions were clearly not too good, probably as a result of Silverstone’s famously unpredictable wind conditions. All of the drivers seemed to be struggling badly until […]

FIA release survey results

The FIA have released the results of their survey. 94% want more overtaking. No shit. 6% of people really want less (or, presumably, the same amount of) overtaking? Although 80% say that technology sets Formula 1 apart from other forms of motor sport, three quarters still want there to be more emphasis on driver skill. […]