2018 F1 season preview

The 2018 Formula 1 season is just around the corner and with pre-season testing done and dusted we take a look at how each team is shaping up as well as my season predictions. Mercedes After 4 years of dominance, Mercedes appears to show no signs of slowing down. They may not have set the […]

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2018 F1 testing, day 8, round up

Raikkonen ended the final day of winter testing at the top of the timesheets while Mclaren had yet more woes with little time left before the season opener. It took just 7 laps for the Renault engined Mclaren to cut out for a fifth time this week meaning the mechanics needed to put another new […]

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2018 F1 testing, day 7, round up

After Riccisrdobroke Catalunya’s unofficial lap record yesterday Vettel today smashed it yet again to take the top spot on the penultimate day of winter testing. Hulkenberg had set the early pace in the morning session but Vettel soon came out in the hypersofts to take to top spot with 1:17.953. After a few more fats […]

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2018 F1 testing, day 6, round up

Ricciardo set a track record for the Barcelona circuit to top the timesheets while Mclaren hit problems again. The 1:18.047 smashed Massa’s 2008 record for the fastest lap at the current configuration of the Catalunya track. And was set just after 1pm local time. It was the first time a Red Bull or Mercedes had […]

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Calderon gets Sauber test role

Tatiana Calderon is has been announced as Sauber test driver with the as she continues her road to F1. The 24-year-old Colombian was development driver for the Suber last year, completing simulator work alongside her GP3 season. But it has now been announced that she will be promoted to test driver and although the full […]

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2018 F1 testing, day 4, round up

Lewis Hamilton put Mercedes on top on the final day of the first test while the Honda engined Toro Rosso once again completed the most laps. The morning session was topped by the Renault of Hulkenberg with a 1:22.507 having completed 47 laps. It was a much more productive morning all round despite there still […]

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