1. Formula 1 Team Radio Clampdown Is Good for the Sport and for Fans

    Last week, the FIA —Formula One's governing body—sent a letter to the teams indicating they are no longer allowed to provide advice to their drivers via radio during the race...

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  2. 5 Things Red Bull Must Do to Return to the Top of F1 in 2015

    Since winning the final three races of the 2009 Formula One season, Red Bull have been on a roll. But their streak of four straight Drivers' and Constructors' Championships looks set ...

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  3. Ferrari and Williams Have Benefited Most from the Formula 1 FRIC Ban

    Before the German Grand Prix in July, the FIA, Formula One's governing body, announced a ban on the front and rear interconnected suspension (FRIC) systems used by the teams to ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 5 days ago 1,965 reads 0 comments

  4. Felipe Massa's Italian Grand Prix Podium Comes at the Perfect Time for Williams

    On Sunday at the Italian Grand Prix , Felipe Massa made it onto the podium for the first time since early last season, in Spain...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 7 days ago 1,473 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking the Top 10 Italian Racing Drivers in Formula 1 History

    France is the birthplace of grand prix racing and Britain is the heartland, but the sport's spiritual home is in Italy...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 12 days ago 1,876 reads 0 comments

  6. Italian Grand Prix 2014: 10 Key Facts About Monza

    Following a thrilling race in Belgium, Formula One makes its final European stop this season for the Italian Grand Prix at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 13 days ago 2,869 reads 0 comments

  7. Nico Rosberg's Apology to Lewis Hamilton Rings Hollow

    It may seem like the Nico Rosberg- Lewis Hamilton incident from last weekend's Belgian Grand Prix has already been dragging on forever, but the fallout will not fully be felt until the end of the season, and possibly beyond...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 16 days ago 7,263 reads 21 comments

  8. Picking 5 Fantasy Venues for Formula 1 Races

    The Formula One calendar is never stable, with races added and subtracted nearly every season. This year, for example, instead of India and South Korea, the traveling circus returned ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 18 days ago 6,313 reads 21 comments

  9. 2014 Belgian Grand Prix Fastest Lap Shows New-Generation F1 Cars Getting Quicker

    They came close in Bahrain. Lewis Hamilton or Nico Rosberg might have done it in Canada, but for Mercedes reliability issues...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 19 days ago 3,787 reads 0 comments

  10. Daniel Ricciardo Can Turn 2014 F1 Season into 3-Way Title Race After Belgian GP

    Daniel Ricciardo took advantage of a collision between the two Mercedes cars on Sunday to steal a shocking victory at the Belgian Grand Prix ...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 21 days ago 1,528 reads 13 comments

  11. What Formula 1 Drivers Did on Their 2014 Summer Holidays

    As the Formula One summer break draws to a close and the drivers and teams reconvene in Belgium, we thought it would be a good idea to check out what the drivers were up to on their holidays...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 26 days ago 3,359 reads 0 comments

  12. Belgian Grand Prix 2014: 10 Key Facts About Spa-Francorchamps

    After a month-long break, Formula One is back! Even better, the first race after the summer break is the fan—and driver—favourite Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 27 days ago 7,714 reads 0 comments

  13. Formula 1 Salaries vs. Points Won: Which Driver Is Best Value for Money in 2014?

    This season, according to Business Book GP (via TomorrowNewsF1.com ), five Formula One drivers have salaries of over £10 million. Meanwhile, Daniel Ricciardo—winner of two grands prix—is making only £600,000...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 7,788 reads 2 comments

  14. Revisiting Predictions at the Start of the F1 Season: Some Right, More Wrong

    There were plenty of unknowns coming into the 2014 Formula One season. With massive changes to the engine regulations promising more retirements and plenty of tantalizing new driver pairings, it seemed like the most wide-open season in recent memory...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 3,536 reads 0 comments

  15. Formula 1 CEO Bernie Ecclestone's Most Memorable Quotes

    Bernie Ecclestone must be celebrating this weekend. The Formula One CEO settled his German court case earlier this week with a $100 million payment. Now he can turn his full attention back to F1...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 4,019 reads 3 comments

  16. Mercedes and Force India Getting Most Value for Their Money in 2014 F1 Season

    Mercedes and Force India are at opposite ends of the Formula One grid in terms of the size of their budgets. This season, however, both teams are getting an excellent return on their investments...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 4,113 reads 1 comments

  17. Is the European Grand Prix Coming to Azerbaijan a Good Thing?

    Rumours of a new grand prix in the former Soviet satellite Azerbaijan were confirmed in the week before the Hungarian Grand Prix...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 1,528 reads 3 comments

  18. Ranking the Top 25 Moments of the 2014 Formula 1 Season so Far

    Formula One is on its summer break. The factories are shutting down, and the teams are on holidays. The season is just past the halfway point and, with that in mind, we are looking back at the top 25 moments so far...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 5,348 reads 4 comments

  19. Fernando Alonso's Hungarian GP Performance Shows His Talent Is Wasted at Ferrari

    Thirty-five years ago this month, Gilles Villeneuve and Rene Arnoux produced one of the greatest moments in Formula One history...

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  20. What Does Daniel Ricciardo's Hungarian GP Win Tell Us About Red Bull's New Star?

    Daniel Ricciardo keeps getting better. Perhaps we shouldn't be surprised—he did just turn 25 and has only started 11 races with a front-running team—but the Australian's ongoing success does feel a bit surprising...

    Matthew Walthert Written by Matthew Walthert about 1 month ago 1,296 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 1 month ago 1,459 reads 0 comments

  22. 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...

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  23. 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 1 month ago 1,994 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 2 months ago 1,530 reads 2 comments

  25. 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 2 months ago 6,368 reads 0 comments