Hungarian F2 Feature Race: the alternate strategy provided the best strategy

Robert Shwartzman, Prema, was on the alternate strategy compared to other drivers on the grid but it proved to be the best strategy for the Ferrari academy driver. Callum Ilott, Uni-Virtuosi, got a good start when the lights went out while the remaining drivers fought for position behind him as they neatly went around theContinue reading “Hungarian F2 Feature Race: the alternate strategy provided the best strategy”

2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Qualifying: Lewis Hamilton smashes track record to gain pole

Lewis Hamilton gained his second consecutive pole position in the relatively-fresh Formula One season, as he broke the track record twice in the process. Q1 Verstappen was at the head of the queue at the start of Q1 when the light turned green. 18 drivers were straight out at the start of the qualifying sessionContinue reading “2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Qualifying: Lewis Hamilton smashes track record to gain pole”

2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 3: Valtteri Bottas fastest by 0.042 seconds

Mercedes one-two in the final practice session of the Hungarian Grand Prix weekend as Bottas edged out his teammate by 0.042 seconds. Lando Norris, McLaren, was the first driver to get out of the pit garages but he stopped at the pit lane exit to practice a start for tomorrow’s race. This allowed Kevin Magnussen,Continue reading “2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 3: Valtteri Bottas fastest by 0.042 seconds”

2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 2: “Smells like a barbecue” says Pierre Gasly

Seven drivers failed to set a time in the second practice session of the Hungarian Grand Prix weekend as Sebastian Vettel finished top with the fastest lap. Despite the session being started as scheduled, it was five minutes before Pierre Gasly, Alpha Tauri, became the first driver onto the track to do an installation lap,Continue reading “2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 2: “Smells like a barbecue” says Pierre Gasly”

2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 1: Lewis Hamilton is Hungary

Lewis Hamilton put in the fastest lap in the first practice session of the weekend, as he showed determination for his seventh world title. Max Verstappen, Red Bull, was the first to set a timed lap of the session as he recorded a lap 1:19.536. Despite the fact, he was one of the last driversContinue reading “2020 Hungarian Grand Prix – Practice 1: Lewis Hamilton is Hungary”

Five talking points from the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix

Lewis Hamilton took home his first win of the season as he led Mercedes to a one-two victory in Austria, alongside Finland-born teammate Valtteri Bottas. In an eventful race to continue the unusual Formula One calendar, here are five talking points from the Styrian Grand Prix weekend: Racing Point legality Dubbed ‘the pink Mercedes’, RacingContinue reading “Five talking points from the 2020 Styrian Grand Prix”

2020 Styrian Grand Prix: Ferrari Flashback to Brazil double DNF

Disaster struck for Ferrari as both cars were forced to retire early on in the race after making contact in the opening lap of the Styrian Grand Prix. Lewis Hamilton took home his first win of 2020 as he comfortably led the Grand Prix to catch up to his teammate in the driver’s standings. AnotherContinue reading “2020 Styrian Grand Prix: Ferrari Flashback to Brazil double DNF”

Racing Point: The Pink Mercedes

Racing Point, the outfit that was once known as Force India before the team went into administration in 2018. However, Lawrence Stroll bought a 16.7% share into the team to own part of the team with its CEO Otmar Szafnauer. In this season, team known as Racing Point, gained the nickname the ‘Pink Mercedes’ afterContinue reading “Racing Point: The Pink Mercedes”

Austrian Grand Prix 2020 – Practice two: Mercedes one-two in both practice sessions

Mercedes have shown their rivals that they aren’t going to be toppled easily after both drivers, Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton, top the timing boards in both Free Practice sessions. Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes, secured the overall fastest lap in both practice sessions as he works towards defending his title and equalling Micheal Schumacher’s record. RacingContinue reading “Austrian Grand Prix 2020 – Practice two: Mercedes one-two in both practice sessions”

Formula One – Practice 1: Mercedes take the lead

Formula One is back after its the long hiatus due to the global Coronavirus pandemic, kicking the unusual season off in Austria’s Red Bull Ring. Lewis Hamilton was the fastest driver of the session with a 1:04.816 lap, with his teammate Valtteri Bottas taking the second fastest lap. Haas French Driver, Roman Grosjean, was theContinue reading “Formula One – Practice 1: Mercedes take the lead”