“The Arrival of Sebastian Vettel”

Today saw Sebastian Vettel become the youngest ever Formula 1 Grand Prix winner. The 21-year-old Beck look-a-like-ish took the victory at the Italian Grand Prix at Monza a few minutes ago with a controlled drive from the very beginning. Great race. Stunning drive. Perfect, absolutely perfect.  10 out of 10.

“Formula 1 Shoots Itself (Again…)”

Yesterday afternoon, Formula 1 managed to do the impossible and kill itself in public again. Three hours after one of the most exciting races of the season and the race stewards decided to hand Lewis Hamilton a 25-second penalty that demoted him to third place and awarded the race to Felipe Massa - Hamilton's direct … Continue reading “Formula 1 Shoots Itself (Again…)”

“IRL: Wrecks in Richmond”

This evening I watched possible the most disjointed broken up motor race that I have witnessed in quite a long time - it's not often that I shout at the TV, but tonight at the IRL Grand Prix of Richmond, there was some seriously amateurish driving on display. In the spirit (if not the words) … Continue reading “IRL: Wrecks in Richmond”

Super Aguri exit Formula 1

On Tuesday May 6th, Aguri Suzuki finally had enough - he finally gave up the ghost of a Formula 1 team. After two-and-a-half being propped up by Honda, Super Aguri have decided to opt out of the formula. Following a main sponsor defaulting late in 2007, this year was always going to be a struggle … Continue reading Super Aguri exit Formula 1