Six conclusions from the 2018 Chinese Grand Prix

Red Bull have the race pace to match Ferrari and Mercedes... Ricciardo and Verstappen qualified normally and survived early laps for first time this season, allowing us to get the first fair comparison between the 'big three' this season, and the signs are promising for a close season-long battle at the front of the field. … Continue reading Six conclusions from the 2018 Chinese Grand Prix

Six conclusions from the 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix

Maybe Ferrari have the pace to compete for the title after all... Despite Vettel's win in the opening race in Australia I was a little concerned that Mercedes had a decisive pace advantage, but after this weekend's race that appears to not be the case. We still need to see a few more races before … Continue reading Six conclusions from the 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix

Seven conclusions from the 2018 Australian Grand Prix

Mercedes have maintained their advantage... Lewis Hamilton may not have won the first race of 2018, but we saw enough over the course of the weekend to conclude that Mercedes have maintained their advantage over their closest rivals over the winter, both in qualifying and race trim. Going into the final run in Q3, Hamilton … Continue reading Seven conclusions from the 2018 Australian Grand Prix

2018 F1 Season Preview: The Cars and Drivers

After a long winter the new Formula 1 season is nearly upon us, and with testing complete the excitement is building in the lead up to the first race in Melbourne. In this post I'll be focusing on the 10 teams and 20 drivers that will start the 2018 season, and over the course of … Continue reading 2018 F1 Season Preview: The Cars and Drivers