1. Ferrari's Focus Wrong as Formula 1 Analyses Falling Audience Numbers

    As his team continues to struggle, Ferrari chairman Luca di Montezemolo has kept up his campaign to change Formula One...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 6 months ago 4,177 reads 3 comments

  2. Renault Engines Under Serious Threat as Red Bull, Lotus Quit Rumours Grow

    Renault-powered cars have won 12 Formula One Constructors' Championships, second only to Ferrari 's 16. However, the French manufacturer looks to be in trouble, as they have struggled ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 6 months ago 5,457 reads 1 comments

  3. Simona De Silvestro Interview: Preparing for a Formula 1 Race Seat with Sauber

    MONTREAL — The first time I saw Simona de Silvestro was from the grandstands on the weekend of the 2006 Canadian Grand Prix...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 6 months ago 4,356 reads 0 comments

  4. Is Nico Rosberg Now Favourite for 2014 Title After Austrian Grand Prix Victory?

    Nico Rosberg won the Austrian Grand Prix on Sunday for his third victory of the season. Even more importantly, though, it was his third straight finish ahead of his Mercedes teammate, Lewis Hamilton ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 6 months ago 2,496 reads 16 comments

  5. Gene Haas' New Formula 1 Team Will Struggle If They Don't Build Their Own Car

    Gene Haas was in Montreal two weeks ago, visiting the paddock and looking for an engine to power his new Formula One team's car...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 6 months ago 4,654 reads 5 comments

  6. Red Bull and the A1-Ring: How Formula 1 Returned to Austria After 11 Years

    In modern Formula One, money talks. That is why there are races in Abu Dhabi and Singapore, and that is why, this weekend, the F1 travelling circus is returning to Spielberg, a small town in the Austrian Alps...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 6 months ago 3,013 reads 0 comments

  7. Mark Webber and the Top 10 Formula 1 Drivers to Race at the 24 Hours of Le Mans

    Former Formula One driver Mark Webber is making his return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend. His Porsche will start from fourth place, as Webber looks to finish the famous French endurance race for the first time...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 5,804 reads 0 comments

  8. How Adrian Newey's Gradual Exit from Red Bull and Formula 1 Shakes Up the Grid

    Adrian Newey 's IQ score is not a publicly available statistic, but in Formula One terms, he is a certified genius...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 3,580 reads 0 comments

  9. Canadian GP Not the Turning Point in Mercedes' Dominance of 2014 F1 Season

    It took seven races, but at the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday a driver from a team other than Mercedes finally won. Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo took the chequered flag for the first victory of his Formula One career...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 1,592 reads 1 comments

  10. Daniel Ricciardo a World Champion-in-Waiting After Maiden Win at Canadian GP

    MONTREAL — Daniel Ricciardo could not stop smiling after winning the Canadian Grand Prix on Sunday afternoon...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 3,177 reads 4 comments

  11. Canadian Grand Prix: Will the Wall of Champions Claim More Victims This Weekend?

    MONTREAL — Lack of grip is a common theme at the Canadian Grand Prix this weekend. The new Formula One regulations for 2014 have reduced downforce, and combined with more ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 1,132 reads 0 comments

  12. Canadian Grand Prix: Marussia's John Booth Talks About Monaco and Montreal

    MONTREAL — Marussia team principal John Booth is a hot property in the paddock this weekend after his team scored their first points at the Monaco Grand Prix a fortnight ago...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 1,019 reads 0 comments

  13. An Interview with America's Formula 1 Driver: Alexander Rossi

    MONTREAL — Caterham reserve driver Alexander Rossi will be on the track Friday morning for the first free practice session of the 2014 Canadian Grand Prix ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 1,976 reads 1 comments

  14. Ranking the Early Contenders for 2014 Formula 1 Driver of the Year

    It seems like it just started, but nearly one-third of the 2014 Formula One season is already over. At this point, we have a reasonable idea of who is doing well and who is not, without ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 3,896 reads 5 comments

  15. Data Analysis: Does Jules Bianchi's Monaco Finish Show Marussia's True Pace?

    At the 2014 Monaco Grand Prix , Marussia 's Jules Bianchi finished in the top 10 for the first time in the team's history, securing their first world championship points...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 1,586 reads 0 comments

  16. Lewis Hamilton Wrong to Slam Mercedes over Pit Stop Call at Monaco Grand Prix

    Mirabeau, Sainte Devote and the Nouvelle Chicane. Those three corners—in three separate moments—sealed Lewis Hamilton 's fate at last weekend's Monaco Grand Prix (if such an ominous phrase can be applied to a second-place finish)...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 8,088 reads 0 comments

  17. Marussia Finally Scores 1st Formula 1 Points at the Monaco Grand Prix

    It took nearly four-and-a-half years, but Marussia finally scored their first world championship points this weekend at the Monaco Grand Prix ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 1,287 reads 2 comments

  18. Monaco Grand Prix: How Each Corner of the Famous Circuit De Monaco Got Its Name

    The Monaco Grand Prix is the most famous race on the Formula One calendar...probably the most famous motor race in the world...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 4,625 reads 1 comments

  19. Why the Monaco Grand Prix Is Formula 1's Most Interesting Race

    Is the Monaco Grand Prix the most exciting race on the Formula One calendar every season? No, but what race is? Is it difficult to pass other cars on the principality's tight, winding streets? You bet—as it should be...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 months ago 1,791 reads 7 comments

  20. Data Analysis: Was Nico Rosberg Really Quicker Than Lewis Hamilton in Spain?

    Lewis Hamilton won last weekend's Spanish Grand Prix by 0.636 seconds over his Mercedes teammate, Nico Rosberg . A tight margin after 66 laps to be sure, but Rosberg never really challenged him the way he did in Bahrain ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 5,047 reads 15 comments

  21. Is Ferrari Favouring Fernando Alonso over Kimi Raikkonen?

    For much of the 2014 Formula One season, Kimi Raikkonen has struggled to match the pace of his Ferrari teammate, Fernando Alonso . At the Spanish Grand Prix, though, Raikkonen outqualified Alonso and was leading him on track for most of the race...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 6,669 reads 8 comments

  22. Spanish Grand Prix 2014: Live Lap-by-Lap Updates, Highlights, Report and More

    Lewis Hamilton held off his hard-charging Mercedes teammate, Nico Rosberg, to win the 2014 Spanish Grand Prix by 0.6 seconds—his fourth victory (and the team's fourth one-two finish) in a row...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 2,772 reads 2 comments

  23. Ranking Simona De Silvestro and Susie Wolff's Chances of an F1 Race Seat in 2015

    It has been nearly 40 years since a female driver competed in a Formula One World Championship race. Now, there are two women—Susie Wolff and Simona de Silvestro—looking to end that streak...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 4,483 reads 0 comments

  24. Ayrton Senna and Michael Schumacher: Similar F1 Styles but Different Perceptions

    Ayrton Senna and Michael Schumacher both raced with a single-minded determination—even ruthlessness—that allowed them to become two of the greatest drivers in Formula One history...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 11,022 reads 5 comments

  25. Ranking Ayrton Senna's 10 Greatest Rivals in Formula 1

    Between 1985 and 1993, Ayrton Senna and Alain Prost combined to win seven world championship titles. Both drivers' careers were defined, in large part, by their intense rivalry...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 8 months ago 4,382 reads 0 comments