Author: The F1 Blogger

Title in hand Hamilton has no need to win says Hakkinen 0

Title in hand Hamilton has no need to win says Hakkinen

Mika Hakkinen suspects Lewis Hamilton might not be firing on every cylinder in the odd tail-end races of the 2015 Formula 1 season. After the new triple world champion dominated for much of the...

Vettel dedicates ROC victory to Schumacher 0

Vettel dedicates ROC victory to Schumacher

Sebastian Vettel dedicated his victory in the Race of Champions event at London’s Olympic Stadium at the weekend to Michael Schumacher. Together, the two Germans dominated the multi-discipline stadium-racing contest for years, but ever...

Gascoyne may make F1 return with Renault 0

Gascoyne may make F1 return with Renault

Formula 1 veteran Mike Gascoyne has been linked with a return to the sport with Renault. Ilta Sanomat newspaper reports that with the French carmaker preparing to announce its buyout of the Lotus team in...

Hakkinen: Maldonado does not learn from his mistakes 0

Hakkinen: Maldonado does not learn from his mistakes

Mika Hakkinen has hit out at Pastor Maldonado, as the Venezuelan continues to divide opinion in the F1 paddock. The sheer number of incidents involving the Lotus driver has inspired the website Has Maldonado...

Bidders emerge as budget F1 engine plan causes stir 0

Bidders emerge as budget F1 engine plan causes stir

Up and down pitlane, and inside and outside of Formula 1, the sport’s plans for parallel and low budget engine rules proposed for 2017 continue to make a stir. It has emerged that joining engine...

Ocon keen to break into F1 very soon 0

Ocon keen to break into F1 very soon

Esteban Ocon is hoping he will help to keep France prominent in Formula 1 very soon. The 19-year-old is one of the brightest new talents in single seaters, beating Max Verstappen in European F3 last...

Honda comeback hampered by rules says Ramirez 0

Honda comeback hampered by rules says Ramirez

The Formula 1 current rules will prevent Honda from quickly closing the big gap to its engine rivals at the pinnacle of thesport. That is the view of Jo Ramirez, the retired long-time McLaren...

Lopez: We are pretty much at a deal now with Renault 0

Lopez: We are pretty much at a deal now with Renault

Talks with Renault for the takeover of the struggling Lotus Formula One team are almost done, according to owner and principal Gerard Lopez. “I understand that Renault still have some things which they need...

Red Bull tensions have hindered development, says Renault 0

Red Bull tensions have hindered development, says Renault

The French car manufacturer delivered a new specification power unit at the Brazilian Grand Prix, but it proved to not be much better than the older version. Despite having some hope that using all...

Ferrari "must be in front" of Mercedes in 2016 0

Ferrari "must be in front" of Mercedes in 2016

With Ferrari preparing itself for another step forward on the back of the progress made this season, team boss Maurizio Arrivabene made clear that its ambition was straightforward. When asked by Motorsport.com what progress...