1. 2009 Spanish Grand Prix: Brawn GP Begin Saturday Well in Last Practice Session

    After a great day yesterday, Saturday was looking promising for we Brawn fans and sure enough the lads delivered. I believe the team will be greatly influenced this weekend by their new team mascot…...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 238 reads 6 comments

  2. Brawn Comfortable in Spanish Practice Two

    As you may have read in my write-up of Practice One, Brawn were reasonably quiet and finished well with Jens in pole. For Practice Two it was much the same. In true Ross Brawn style, the team simply concentrated on putting in solid, useful laps...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 84 reads 0 comments

  3. Jenson Button Terminates Competition in Friday Practice One

    Today was dubbed "the most important day yet of the 2009 season." As Friday practice opened the European stint of the season...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 96 reads 8 comments

  4. £40 Million F1 Cap Bodes Well for Brawn GP

    I don’t know about you lot, but amongst the utter joy at Brawn’s success this year, I have been worrying about next season! Can Brawn afford to race in 2010? And will they have ...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 330 reads 2 comments

  5. Mark Blundell….how We Miss You.

    When it was suggested to me that I should write an article about either the best or worst sports commentators I know of, there was only one choice. The great Mark Blundell (United Kingdom ITV1 Formula One coverage)...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 1,004 reads 3 comments

  6. Why Flavio Is Wrong About Jenson Button

    I read on the BBC Sport website today that, among others, Renault boss Flavio Briatore, has stated that Jenson Button's success this year is down to nothing more than the speed of his Brawn...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 413 reads 6 comments

  7. Jenson Button Best in the 2009 Bahrain GP

    Well what can I say? perfect? As a die-hard Honda/Brawn fan that was a treat. Well done Jenson! Friday Practice, 24th April 2009 Much like the Fridays before, the Brawn’s were good, but nothing special...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 148 reads 10 comments

  8. Nothing Special from Brawn on Saturday as Toyotas Race Away with P1, P2

    This race weekend was supposed to be the one in which we learn the true pace of this year’s grid. It is therefore disconcerting that Brawn have not been particularly fast yet...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 93 reads 23 comments

  9. A so-so Friday for Brawn in Bahrain

    I must admit, that I was unfortunately unable to physically watch the Friday practice sessions for the for the first time this season...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 31 reads 0 comments

  10. Red Bull Triumph in China, Brawn Still Lead the Championship.

    Well, what a race we witnessed today! Wet conditions led to a sedate start, but after that I had not seen so much overtaking for a long time! Better still it was ‘old-school’ ...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 106 reads 8 comments

  11. Red Bull End Brawn Dominance, but Fernando Alonso Is My Driver of the Day

    Well, I’m not quite sure what to say about qualifying today. If last year at China Jens and Rubens had qualified where they did today I would be jumping for joy...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 236 reads 14 comments

  12. A Brawn Driver on Top on Friday!

    After those first two great races and the fantastic news on Wednesday that the Brawn cars are legal, I could hardly wait for the first 100 percent legal test of 2009! Even after the ...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 44 reads 0 comments

  13. Breaking News: Brawn GP Have Been Declared Legal by the FIA

    The diffuser designs used by Brawn GP, Toyota, and Williams have now, finally, been declared legal, according to Autosport.com...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 219 reads 20 comments

  14. The Brawn Ultimatum? Or Just Sour Grapes?

    The FIA’s International Court of Appeal meet in Paris Today to consider the legality of the diffusers used by the Brawn, Toyota and Williams teams at the first two Grands Prix of 2009...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 208 reads 3 comments

  15. Sepang Madness: Jenson Button Wins Malaysian Grand Prix

    What a race weekend! A red-flagged Sunday, strong performances from Brawn, Toyota and Williams, plenty of overtaking and an eventual third career win for good old Jens! Will I be able ...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 161 reads 9 comments

  16. Button's Brawn Brilliance!

    Saturday Practice, 4th April 2009 Saturday did not get off to a good start as yesterday Rubens was handed a penalty for needing a new gearbox after Friday practice...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 53 reads 3 comments

  17. Encouraging Practice for Brawn GP

    After a wonderful dream start to the 2009 campaign in Melbourne, Button stated that everyone at Brawn were keen to get to Malaysia...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 56 reads 3 comments

  18. Earth Dreams Finally Come True As Brawn GP Races to Conquer Australian GP

    Here comes my first full review of the team I love so much. What a start! I could not be happier right now! A Brawn one, two and my hero, Jenson Button leads the Drivers' World Championship ...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 149 reads -1 comments

  19. Qualifying Dreams for Brawn GP (Article Teaser)

    This is a bit of a taster of my full article which I’ll put out there after Sunday's race. I thought long and hard about publishing this as it will be included in my next article...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 86 reads 1 comments

  20. Patrick Predicts (F1 2009)

    The 2009 season will (hopefully) be my first full season of reporting for Bleacher. I love Brawn GP and have in the past focused my articles on reviews and predictions surrounding the team I support...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 134 reads 2 comments

  21. Why Rubens and Jenson Are the Right Men for the Job

    With just days to go before the 2009 Formula One season opener, I simply couldn’t wait any longer to get another article out there about the team I love and support...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 104 reads 2 comments

  22. Brawn's Second and Final Test Before the Aussie Opener

    What a fantastic finish to Brawn GP’s explosive introduction to F1 with the team strong throughout their three day test and finishing on top!The first day of the new test in Jerez ...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 83 reads -1 comments

  23. Bring It On Melbourne! Brawn GP Second and Third In The Final Test

    Yet more good news, Brawn GP fans. After a couple of days testing in Jerz (March 15 and 16) Brawn GP have kept impressing in Spain.For the third-straight session, the new kids on the block (or should I say, old kids...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 144 reads 4 comments

  24. Barcelona Dream with Brawn GP: End of Test Report

    The testing that has taken place between the 9th and 12th of March has today finished at the Jerz circuit. For the newly formed Brawn GP this was certainly a productive and encouraging ...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 186 reads 3 comments

  25. Silverstone Shake Down for Brawn GP (Part Two)

    Only a few hours after the exciting and long-awaited news that the former Honda team will compete this season, the new team was already hard at work shaking down their new car...

    Patrick Allen Written by Patrick Allen about over 5 years ago 233 reads 11 comments