ROSBERG, HIS REPLACEMENT & MY TELEVISION DEBUT

In the build-up to the final Grand Prix of the year in Abu Dhabi little over a week ago, a live interview aired on Hungarian television in which an interviewee said: “I look forward to seeing what happens between those two [Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg} over the next few years”. Hungarian television is rarely…

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THE PIRELLI CONCERN

Until now, I’ve avoided commenting on Formula One’s current tyre situation for two reasons. Firstly, and excuse the pun, I find it a tiresome subject, one that has been approached by every motor sport publication often enough and sometimes, too often; every possible opinion has been voiced.  Secondly, the subject detracts from the racing –…

MOTOR RACING’S DARKEST DAY

Without the element of danger, would motor racing be as appealing? I don’t think so. Sir Stirling Moss has always believed that the danger and risk involved in racing is a fundamental part of the sport’s appeal and he may be right. However, on June 11th 1955 that danger lead to death and destruction in sickening abundance as motor…

F1 2013

Forget – for just a moment – the likes of Vettel, Alonso and Hamilton and take a minute to remember these two names because a bold claim follows; Nico Hulkenberg and Valtteri Bottas. These two will be World Champion one day. I have confidence that I will be proven correct in that prediction despite being aware…