JLF1 Column – 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

So there we go. The 2014 F1 season is over, Lewis Hamilton is a new double world champion and now More »

JLF1 Column – 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix

18 races down and just one to go. It has been a dramatic and action-packed 2014 F1 season, with the More »

JLF1 Column – 2014 United States Grand Prix

17 races down and just two to go. The 2014 season has flown by; I can’t believe the finale in More »

Jenson Button: 15 years

Back in 2000 in a shoot-out test between Jenson Button and Bruno Junquiera, British racing team Williams chose Button to More »

Hamilton Regains Title Lead With Victory in Singapore

Following the intensely close battle for pole position in Singapore on Saturday, which Hamilton took by seven-hundredths of a second, More »

 

JLF1 Column – 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix

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So there we go. The 2014 F1 season is over, Lewis Hamilton is a new double world champion and now we look ahead to next year’s cars breaking cover at the Jerez circuit in February. It has undoubtedly been one of the best seasons that I have ever witnessed, with a close and intense title

2014 Abu Dhabi GP Race Results

Pos. Driver Team Points 1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 50 2 Felipe Massa Williams 36 3 Valtteri Bottas Williams 30 4 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 24 5 Jenson Button McLaren 20 6 Nico Hulkenberg Force India 16 7 Sergio Perez Force India 12 8 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 8 9 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 4 10 Kimi

2014 Abu Dhabi GP Qualifying Results

Nico Rosberg 01:40.480 Lewis Hamilton 01:40.866 Valtteri Bottas 01:41.025 Felipe Massa 01:41.119 Daniel Ricciardo 01:41.267 Sebastian Vettel 01:41.893 Daniil Kvyat 01:41.908 Jenson Button 01:41.964 Kimi Raikkonen 01:42.236 Fernando Alonso 01:42.866 Kevin Magnussen 01:42.198 Jean-Eric Vergne 01:42.297 Sergio Perez 01:42.239 Nico Hulkenberg 01:42.384 Adrian Sutil 01:43.074 Romain Grosjean 01:42.768 Esteban Gutierrez 01:42.819 Pastor Maldonado 01:42.860 Kamui

Does Lewis Hamilton’s Image outweigh his talent for the Brits?

Lewis Hamilton is on his way to clinch his second and most well deserved title for this season, his team Mercedes AMG PETRONAS has been dominant for most of this season and Hamilton has collectively won 10 races. Lewis Hamilton will be the listed amongst a handful of British drivers who have managed to clinch

Ferrari confirm Vettel on three year deal as Alonso leaves

Scuderia Ferrari have finally confirmed that Sebastian Vettel will be joining the team in 2015 to partner Kimi Raikkonen and Fernando Alonso will leave at the end of the season. It brings to an end of Alonso’s five year reign with the Italian giants, which saw the Spaniard finish runner up in the championship on

JLF1 Column – 2014 Brazilian Grand Prix

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18 races down and just one to go. It has been a dramatic and action-packed 2014 F1 season, with the finale in Abu Dhabi just one week away. I’d first like to apologise for this column being a few days late, it has been a pretty busy week for me with University assignments and other

2014 Brazilian GP Race Results

Pos. Driver Team Points 1 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 25 2 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 18 3 Felipe Massa Williams 15 4 Jenson Button McLaren 12 5 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 10 6 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 8 7 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 6 8 Nico Hulkenberg Force India 4 9 Kevin Magnussen McLaren 2 10 Valtteri Bottas Williams

Brazilian Grand Prix Qualifying quotes

Nico Rosberg – Mercedes – Qualified 1st “I’m very happy with the weekend so far. The last run in qualifying was not my best but it was good enough to start from pole. And I’m pleased to start from the clean side of the grid, which should be a good thing for me. With the

2014 Brazilian GP Qualifying Results

Nico Rosberg 01:10.023 Lewis Hamilton 01:10.056 Felipe Massa 01:10.247 Valtteri Bottas 01:10.305 Jenson Button 01:10.930 Sebastian Vettel 01:10.938 Kevin Magnussen 01:10.969 Fernando Alonso 01:10.977 Daniel Ricciardo 01:11.075 Kimi Raikkonen 01:11.099 Esteban Gutierrez 01:11.591 Nico Hulkenberg 01:11.976 Adrian Sutil 01:12.099 Daniil Kvyat 01:11.423 Romain Grosjean 01:12.037 Jean-Eric Vergne 01:12.040 Sergio Perez 01:12.076 Pastor Maldonado 01:12.233

JLF1 Column – 2014 United States Grand Prix

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17 races down and just two to go. The 2014 season has flown by; I can’t believe the finale in Abu Dhabi is just around the corner. It has been a great year on-track for F1, but not particularly so off it. Last weekend’s United States Grand Prix in Texas was another exciting and dramatic

2014 USA GP Results

Pos. Driver Team Points 1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 25 2 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 18 3 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 15 4 Felipe Massa Williams 12 5 Valtteri Bottas Williams 10 6 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 8 7 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 6 8 Kevin Magnussen McLaren 4 9 Jean-Eric Vergne Toro Rosso 2 10 Pastor Maldonado

2014 USA GP Qualifying Result

Nico Rosberg 01:36.067 Lewis Hamilton 01:36.443 Valtteri Bottas 01:36.906 Felipe Massa 01:37.205 Daniel Ricciardo 01:37.244 Fernando Alonso 01:37.610 Jenson Button* 01:37.655 Kevin Magnussen 01:37.706 Kimi Raikkonen 01:37.804 Adrian Sutil 01:38.810 Pastor Maldonado 01:38.467 Sergio Perez 01:38.554 Nico Hulkenberg 01:38.598 Daniil Kvyat* 01:38.699 Jean-Eric Vergne 01:39.250 Esteban Gutierrez 01:39.555 Sebastian Vettel* 01:39.621 Romain Grosjean 01:39.679 *Note

American Grand Prix Qualifying quotes

Nico Rosberg – Mercedes – Qualified 1st “That was really a great team effort today. Starting from pole here in the US is obviously good – but it’s tomorrow that counts so there is still some way to go. Together with my engineers we found a great setup which made me feel very comfortable in

What Formula 1 could learn from MotoGP

Within the last week, Formula 1 has lost both Marussia and Caterham from the grid,  reports have shown the 6th placed Force India could have joined them on the sidelines for the United States and Brazilian Grands Prix. This places us with an 18 car grid for the next couple of weeks, and what could’ve

Jenson Button: 15 years

Jenson Button of Brawn GP celebrates taking pole position.

Back in 2000 in a shoot-out test between Jenson Button and Bruno Junquiera, British racing team Williams chose Button to step up and take the honor to drive for the Williams Formula One team. Jenson’s debut season saw him become the youngest ever points scorer, although this achievement is currently held by Russian Daniil Kvyat.

Nico Hulkenberg remains with Force India for 2015

The Sahara Force India Formula One team has announced this morning that German Nico Hulkenberg will continue to drive for the team in 2015. Hulkenberg first drove in F1 back in 2010 for Williams, moving to Force India as test driver the following year, in 2012 he was promoted to a race seat before moving

JLF1 Column – Japan and Russia

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It has been a difficult eight days for the Formula 1 world, following Jules Bianchi’s serious and unfortunate accident at the Japanese Grand Prix. My thoughts have been with the Frenchman every day since the crash and I am, like all of the F1 community, praying for a full and speedy recovery. Forza Jules. I

Russian Grand Prix race quotes

Lewis Hamilton – Mercedes – Finished 1st “It was a good day and an amazing weekend. Firstly I’m so proud to have contributed to the work of this great team, to get the first Constructors’ Championship for Mercedes-Benz is a huge achievement. Massive congratulations to the guys back in the UK and Germany, it’s history

2014 Russian GP Race Results

Pos. Driver Team Points 1 Lewis Hamilton Mercedes 25 2 Nico Rosberg Mercedes 18 3 Valtteri Bottas Williams 15 4 Jenson Button McLaren 12 5 Kevin Magnussen McLaren 10 6 Fernando Alonso Ferrari 8 7 Daniel Ricciardo Red Bull 6 8 Sebastian Vettel Red Bull 4 9 Kimi Raikkonen Ferrari 2 10 Sergio Perez Force

2014 Russian GP Qualifying Results

Lewis Hamilton 01:38.513 Nico Rosberg 01:38.713 Valtteri Bottas 01:38.920 Jenson Button 01:39.121 Daniil Kvyat 01:39.277 Kevin Magnussen 01:39.629* Daniel Ricciardo 01:39.635 Fernando Alonso 01:39.709 Kimi Raikkonen 01:39.771 Jean-Eric Vergne 01:40.020 Sebastian Vettel 01:40.052 Nico Hulkenberg 01:40.058* Sergio Perez 01:40.163 Esteban Gutierrez 01:40.536 Adrian Sutil 01:40.984 Romain Grosjean 01:41.397 Marcus Ericsson 01:42.648 Felipe Massa 01:43.064 Kamui