In light of comments Sergio Marchionne has made after the Chinese Grand Prix, I decided to write him an open letter to voice some of my thoughts.
Race 2 in Shanghai and another Time Capsule to tuck away...
In the first of 20 installments across this F1 season, let me introduce the Time Capsule. All the things we should remember from this past grand prix weekend but are likely to be forgotten over time.
Instead of incorrectly predicting how this season with go, here are 7 reasons why I am looking forward to the 2017 F1 season.
I walk through the pit lane in Austria and watch the activity in the garages. Engineers, mechanics, drivers, photographers… It takes a while for me to spot a woman in amongst them. It’s in the Mercedes garage. It’s Kim Stevens, the track aerodynamicist. She’s half buried under the car, checking over the chassis, collecting vital … Continue reading Be The Change – IWD
A recap of my Miami adventure featuring the Race of Champions, alligators, donuts, butterflies and balcony banter.
With Nico Rosberg's shock retirement, there's now a surprise spot open in the championship winning team. So who are our contenders to partner Lewis Hamilton in 2017? Unsurprisingly, in the week since learning of Nico Rosberg's decision to leave Formula 1, an abundance of names have been attached to his now vacant seat. Because who wouldn't … Continue reading Musical Chairs at Mercedes
OK, so I read this article this morning and, ignoring the fact that you never see things like this made for any other driver on the grid, I thought it was frankly amazing how far people will go out of their way to make it known just how much better Lewis Hamilton is than Nico … Continue reading Newsflash: Motorsport isn’t “fair”.
Dear Lewis Hamilton, So you’re not a fan of the Red Bull Aeroscreen. Nor were you a fan of the Halo concept proposed by Ferrari. Fine. Everyone is of course entitled to their opinions and I completely understand how a driver would prefer to keep to the familiar and the old school way of working. … Continue reading An Open Letter to Lewis Hamilton
Mercedes Still Dominant As Hamilton Claims Pole in Bahrain Qualifying Farce...Déjà Vu? The new qualifying format seen in Australia bombed. No one had a good thing to say about it. Teams admitted that it was terrible and we should go back to the 2015 format. Everyone was united in this. And so the FIA and FOM … Continue reading Bahrain GP Qualifying 2016 Recap