F1 Features

The drivers go to the first corner. Monza September 2022.
Henry Valantine
Sprints an improvement on practice, but still yet to be fully embraced
The popularity of sprint qualifying is still up for debate, despite the announcement of doubling their presence on the calendar.
Sam Cooper
The eight drivers fighting for the remaining spots on the F1 2023 grid
'Silly season' is in full swing but who will be in which seat come lights out in 2023?
Nelson Piquet and Fernando Alonso Singapore Grand Prix
Oliver Harden
Singapore Grand Prix iconic moments: Crashgate, Hamilton’s epic lap and more
These iconic moments have helped establish the Singapore Grand Prix as a modern-day classic.
Mercedes factory tour. Brackley, September 2022.
Sam Cooper
In pursuit of perfection: A behind-the-scenes tour of the Mercedes factory
PlanetF1 was given the opportunity for a rare look behind the curtain at Mercedes with a tour of their Brackley base.
A McLaren on track at the Singapore GP. Marina Bay September 2019.
Sam Cooper
How Formula 1 has changed since its last visit to Singapore in 2019
A three-year gap is a long time in F1, so what has changed since the last Singapore Grand Prix?
Andretti Autosport's Mario Andretti at the 2022 Indy 500. Indianapolis, May 2022.
Thomas Maher
Mario Andretti exclusive: On the continued push for F1 2024 and ‘disrespect’ from the paddock
The Andretti F1 operation is working full steam ahead, despite not having a confirmed place on the grid...
Max Verstappen leads at the start of the Austrian GP sprint. Red Bull Ring July 2022.
Thomas Maher
FIA Super Licence explained: How drivers can reach the magic 40-point mark to race in F1
How do upcoming drivers get their hands on a super licence, as needed to race in Formula 1?
Yuki Tsunoda putting in his ear plugs in the garage. France July 2022
Jon Wilde
A third year for Yuki Tsunoda, but history points to an ominous future
What does confirmation of season three at AlphaTauri suggest is in store for Yuki Tsunoda? Big improvement is needed, for one thing.
Fernando Alonso speaks to Lando Norris and Max Verstappen. Bahrain, March 2022.
Jon Wilde
F1 records: Who are the youngest drivers ever to race in Formula 1?
Some very familiar names and others much less so...here are the 12 youngest drivers to have raced in F1, and what happened then and afterwards.
Lewis Hamilton on the podium during his 2006 GP2 campaign. Monza, September 2006.
Thomas Maher
Where are they now? The 12 different champions of the defunct GP2 series
Now known as Formula 2, the former GP2 Championship has produced many of the top drivers currently racing...