F1 alternative 2017 season preview

We are on the cusp of the new F1 season and there is a plethora of season previews for you to choose from. So instead I’m offering up an ‘alternative’, slightly tongue-in-cheek 2017 F1 season preview. There won’t be any predictions on who will become the 2017 F1 World champion or tips for the Constructors title. Instead I’m…

If I was Chase Carey…

Bernie is out and the new ‘dream team’ heading up F1 is led by Chase Carey and Ross Brawn. Since the shock departure of F1’s dictator last week Brawn and Carey have been on something of a charm offensive. Everything they have had to say has been met with varying degrees of cautious and fervent optimism. As…

Why Bottas’ deal is for only 1 year

The worst kept secret in F1 was confirmed earlier this week as Valterri Bottas signed for World champions Mercedes AMG. But a single year deal for the Finn means 2018 could see a seismic shift in the F1 driver market. Why Bottas made sense for Mercedes Mercedes signing Bottas was inevitable for a number of…