F1 Features

Pat Fry in discussions at the Austrian Grand Prix. July 2022
Oliver Harden
The hidden element providing another layer to the McLaren v Alpine rivalry
Never mind Oscar Piastri and Daniel Ricciardo, there is another key name playing a role in the McLaren v Alpine rivalry.
Red Bull team principal Christian Horner. Bahrain March 2022.
Jon Wilde
Did Red Bull overstep the mark with petulant Sky F1 boycott?
Was it a case of Red Bull going too far when they stopped speaking to Sky F1 for the entirety of the Mexican Grand Prix weekend?
Lewis Hamilton and Max Verstappen in a press conference. Hungary July 2022
Sam Cooper
Toxic social media poses far bigger threat to F1 than a breached cost cap
Social media toxicity has reached unprecedented levels and action must be taken to curtail it.
McLaren's Lando Norris at the Dutch Grand Prix. Zandvoort, September 2022.
Jon Wilde
Why Lando Norris could be tempted to look for the McLaren exit door
Lando Norris has dropped hints that he may not have endless patience for McLaren to give him a winning car. Could he be getting itchy feet?
Lewis Hamilton with his head down. Mexico October 2022
Michelle Foster
Have Mercedes lost that winning mentality with their confidence-sapping W13?
Neither proactive nor reactive, today's Mercedes team are instead cautious, their confidence and conviction dented.
Red Bull's Max Verstappen on track at the Mexico City GP. Mexico City, October 2022.
Thomas Maher
PlanetF1 awards: Red Bull v Sky, Sergio Perez’s class act and more
Here are the PlanetF1 Awards for the Mexico City Grand Prix, which was won by Red Bull's Max Verstappen...
Max Verstappen celebrating. Mexico City, October 2022.
Sam Cooper
Mexican Grand Prix driver ratings: Max untouchable, Ricciardo resurgent, Albon under the radar
Max Verstappen added another record to his impressive honours list as he claimed his 14th victory of the season.
Lewis Hamilton Max Verstappen Sergio Perez on the Mexican GP podium. Mexico October 2022
Oliver Harden
Conclusions from Max Verstappen’s record-breaking win at the Mexican Grand Prix
Max Verstappen made his mark in F1's history books in Mexico while Daniel Ricciardo finally turned up.
Valtteri Bottas getting into the car. Mexico City, October 2022.
Sam Cooper
Winners and losers from Mexican Grand Prix qualifying
One driver produced his best performance in 16 races, while another made an error that could have a costly effect on his career.
Max Verstappen, Red Bull, during the Italian Grand Prix. FIA Monza, September 2022.
Jon Wilde
Why wind tunnel reduction is a bigger deal for Red Bull than piffling fine
While a $7million fine is neither here nor there to a team of Red Bull's resources, a 10% reduction in development time is another matter.