French GP – Lewis Hamilton Takes his 75th Career Pole

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Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes topped all three Qualifying sessions of the French GP to take his 75th career pole. He will be joined on the front row by his teammate Valtteri Bottas. Sebastian Vettel of Scuderia Ferrari and Max Verstappen of Red Bull Racing will slot behind them on the second row of the grid. […] READ MORE



Monaco GP – Daniel Ricciardo Takes a Dominant Pole

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Daniel Ricciardo of Red Bull Racing stormed to a dominant pole position in the qualifying session for the Monaco¬†Grand Prix. His lap time of 1:10.810 is the fastest any driver has ever lapped on the street circuit. This is the second career pole for the ever-smiling Australian, the first one was also achieved on the […] READ MORE


Formula 1 – The Curious Case of the Haas F1 Team

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The young Haas F1 Team has had a very topsy-turvy start to the 2018 Formula 1 season. Even going by the rather fickle nature of racing form, the acute crests and abysmal troughs in the performance of Haas has added a new twist to the championship this season. Let us have a look at their […] READ MORE


Azerbaijan GP – Sebastian Vettel Takes a Hat-trick of Poles

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Sebastian Vettel of Scuderia Ferrari once again took pole position in the Qualifying for Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes joins him on the front row, while his teammate Valtteri Bottas will start at P3. Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen rounded out the top five. Kimi Raikkonen, who was fastest in both Q1 and […] READ MORE


Chinese GP – Sebastian Vettel Snatches Pole Once Again

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Sebastian Vettel of Ferrari snatched pole position from his teammate Kimi Raikkonen in the Qualifying session of the Chinese Grand Prix at Shanghai. Valtteri Bottas, at P3, edged ahead of his teammate Lewis Hamilton in fourth position. Max Verstappen rounded out the top-five in the final shootout. Vettel Snatches Pole from Raikkonen Once Again Surprise […] READ MORE



What We Learnt from the 2018 Formula 1 Season Opener

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The 2018 Formula 1 season finally got underway at Melbourne with the Australian Grand Prix. Some teams and drivers performed as per expectations, while some didn't. In any case, the season opener at Melbourne threw up a lot of insights. The first race provided valuable evidence to support the predictions and speculation of the pundits and fans alike. Let us have a look at some of the key takeaways from the first race weekend. READ MORE


Intra-Team Battles: Hulkenberg vs Sainz at Renault

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We have talked a lot about the intense and sometimes acrimonious rivalries in a team between their drivers. But sometimes the rivalries can be healthy too. We look at one such potential battle between Nico Hulkenberg and Carlos Sainz Jr, within a team on the rise – the Renault Sport Formula One Team. The Hulkenberg […] READ MORE