My top 10 F1 drivers of the season

1. Daniel Ricciardo  A mega season overall from the Australian. Incredibly unlucky not to get Red Bull’s first podium of the season after a puncture early in the race at Shanghai. Forced to up his game by Max Verstappen and he most certainly did that; especially in qualifying. Could and should have won in Spain… Continue reading My top 10 F1 drivers of the season

Lewis Hamilton was right to do what he did in Abu Dhabi; but Nico Rosberg is a worthy world champion

The scenario is this. You’re 12 points behind; you need your teammate to finish 4th. You have the fastest car in the field by a country mile. So what’s the logical thing to do? Back the field up. That’s what Lewis Hamilton did yesterday. Was Hamilton right to do it? Absolutely  It was the only… Continue reading Lewis Hamilton was right to do what he did in Abu Dhabi; but Nico Rosberg is a worthy world champion

Bad luck is part of Formula 1

I was going to write this at the end of the season; but now seems a perfect day to do it. I don’t support either Lewis Hamilton or Nico Rosberg and I don’t care who wins the championship in Abu Dhabi on the 27th of November. Last night on YouTube I heard Rachel Brookes of… Continue reading Bad luck is part of Formula 1

Max Verstappen and his fanatical fans should show some respect to other drivers

Max Verstappen is clearly a big talent and he should become a world champion in the future if Red Bull can give him a car capable of winning every weekend. He’s a very good overtaker as well and at times has shown maturity way beyond his years. His tyre management masterclass in Spain to take… Continue reading Max Verstappen and his fanatical fans should show some respect to other drivers