Category Archives: f1 2013

All Aboard the Merry-go-Round

The driver market is currently providing more entertainment than the racing. It has long been rumoured that Felipe Massa, dropped by Ferrari in favour of the returning Kimi Raikkonen, was on his way to Williams. The team announced the deal … Continue reading

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A Talent Too Good to Waste

It’s been a while since I posted on here; no particular reason, although it has to be said the second half of the season has not proven as varied or interesting as the first. No disrespect to the sheer excellence … Continue reading

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Kimi Holds the Key

The Finnish press are insisting that Kimi Raikkonen, currently enjoying a successful year with Lotus, has agreed terms to return to Ferrari for 2014. Given that he left in not so friendly circumstances to make way for current Maranello star … Continue reading

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Who Goes Where with Webber off to Porsche?

With practice well under way at the Nurburgring, and no sign yet of exploding tyres or drivers throwing in the towel, I’ve opted to reflect on another news item that I missed during the recent absence: Mark Webber’s retirement from … Continue reading

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Tyre Saga Spawns Strike Threat

After a long absence – due mainly to the pressures of work, moving house and going to the pub – I feel it is time to return, as things are getting a little hot under the collar in the F1 … Continue reading

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Sutil In, Razia Out, It’s Musical Chairs in F1!

The third test at Barcelona – the last chance to test before shipping the cars to Australia – is under way, and the talk is of two teams: Force India, where Adrian Sutil has been confirmed as team mate to … Continue reading

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Final Day’s Testing at Jerez

Testing comes to a close today at Jerez where Felipe Massa, and the Ferrari F138, set the fastest time of the week so far to top the times yesterday. He has been replaced today by Pedro de la Rosa, but … Continue reading

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