1. Formula 1 Data Analysis: Is Williams Improving Relative to Mercedes?

    Williams received a lot of hype during winter testing for the 2014 Formula One season—and not all of it was due to the return of the Martini livery...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 1,583 reads 0 comments

  2. Hungarian GP 2014 Location: 10 Key Facts About the Hungaroring

    The Hungaroring outside Budapest will host its 29th Hungarian Grand Prix this weekend, an unbroken string stretching back to 1986...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 2,441 reads 0 comments

  3. Felipe Massa's German Grand Prix Crash: F1's Safety Record Enhanced Again

    Felipe Massa is becoming the poster child for ever-improving Formula One safety standards after he emerged unscathed from yet another dramatic accident on Sunday at the German Grand Prix ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 2,317 reads 0 comments

  4. Ranking the Top 10 German Racing Drivers in Formula 1 History

    We are now in the heart of the European part of the Formula One season, and the German Grand Prix takes place this weekend at Hockenheim. There are four German drivers on the grid: Sebastian Vettel, Nico Rosberg, Nico Hulkenberg and Adrian Sutil...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 1,936 reads 2 comments

  5. German Grand Prix 2014: 10 Key Facts About Hockenheim

    This weekend's German Grand Prix will take place at the Hockenheimring in southwestern Germany. It is the 34th time that circuit has hosted the race...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 6,585 reads 0 comments

  6. McLaren Should Be Open to Replacing Jenson Button in 2015

    Jenson Button has been a good soldier for McLaren. Despite arriving at the team just in time for the beginning of Red Bull's four-year dominance of Formula One and his team getting ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 7,059 reads 1 comments

  7. Kimi Raikkonen Retirement Talk: Finn Risks Quitting F1 with a Whimper in 2015

    Kimi Raikkonen 's return to Ferrari and his battle with Fernando Alonso , his new teammate and fellow world champion, were supposed to be two of the big stories of this Formula One season...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 6,883 reads 1 comments

  8. Breaking Down the Causes of Formula 1 Retirements in 2014 as Grid Penalties Loom

    Remember in the days before this season's Australian Grand Prix , when everyone was asking questions like, "What happens if all 22 cars retire from the race?" Thankfully, ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 9 months ago 7,142 reads 0 comments

  9. Lewis Hamilton Winning British GP After Nico Rosberg DNF Perfect for Title Race

    Nico Rosberg's gearbox failure midway through Sunday's British Grand Prix handed victory to his teammate and championship rival, Lewis Hamilton ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 10 months ago 2,585 reads 5 comments

  10. Ranking the Top 10 British Racing Drivers in Formula 1 History

    This weekend is the 50th running of the British Grand Prix at its current home, Silverstone ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 10 months ago 7,563 reads 0 comments

  11. Assessing Rumours That Lewis Hamilton Could Return to McLaren for 2015

    Lewis Hamilton 's move to Mercedes for 2013 was a great shock after he spent the first six years of his career with McLaren , the team that had nurtured him since boyhood...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 10 months ago 12,174 reads 2 comments

  12. 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 10 months ago 4,192 reads 3 comments

  13. 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 10 months ago 5,549 reads 1 comments

  14. 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 10 months ago 4,389 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 10 months ago 2,501 reads 16 comments

  16. 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 10 months ago 4,697 reads 5 comments

  17. 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 10 months ago 3,025 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 10 months ago 5,842 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 10 months ago 3,627 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 10 months ago 1,598 reads 1 comments

  21. 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 10 months ago 3,183 reads 4 comments

  22. 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 10 months ago 1,133 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 11 months ago 1,036 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 11 months ago 2,007 reads 1 comments

  25. 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 11 months ago 3,911 reads 5 comments