End of season calendar changes

Posted on September 11, 2013 by

Due to a number of drivers being unavailable for racing, the calendar has been amended for the remaining four races of the season. The new dates are: Japan: 29 September India: 13 October USA: 27 October Brazil: 10 November These are tentative dates and are subject to approval by all drivers. Voting on these changes […]

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Hammond’s Pace will Shock

Posted on June 18, 2013 by

Tony Bargarey believes Peter Hammond’s pace will “shock” Sauber once it gets the car to his liking. Hammond has struggled over one lap compared to other drivers so far this season, as he admits he isn’t comfortable under braking.  Asked in an interview with Auto Motor und Sport if he was surprised by Hammond’s lack […]

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Prancing horse reigns supreme in Montreal – Round 5

Posted on May 26, 2013 by

Chaos abound at the start of the Canadian Grand Prix as numerous late withdrawals nearly delayed the start of the race. The 5 starters that did make the grid were looking to make the most of the points on offer. Due to this qualifying was a rather quite affair as most drivers new that the […]

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2nd is the new 1st as Red Bull continue their dominance in Monaco – Round 4

Posted on May 5, 2013 by

The jewel in the crown as it is known is a race that every driver covets but few succeed in winning. Unfortunately for the rest of the field this year’s race was as expected a fight for second with a thoroughly dominate performance by Red Bull leaving the field to battle it out for the minor […]

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Red Bull runs wild in Spain – Round 3

Posted on April 18, 2013 by

The sun-drenched Circuit de Catalunya in Spain delivered an entertaining 3rd round of the Drivers’ Championship on Sunday. Red Bull ace Brett O’Connor overcame some early dramas to take line honours, followed by the hard charging Tony Bargarey and Stuart Ireland, making up a familiar looking podium. Drama down the field saw Caterham pilot Glen […]

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Boycott?

Posted on March 28, 2013 by

Rumblings in the paddock at Sepang were growing as some drivers were continuing with their media boycott. This is a concern to the FIA as all drivers are contracted to be available to the media post-race. The Drivers association had renegotiated the terms of the contract last year but surprisingly for some reason a small […]

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Back to reality in Malaysia as O’Connor coasts to victory – Round 2

Posted on March 28, 2013 by

A rain affected qualifying saw McLaren on pole, Red Bull taking up the second slot and the current championship leader having to settle for third. The surprise of the session was not the stunning lap from Crook in the Mercedes but the failure for the Lotus team to even get their car on the track […]

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Ireland breaks through on home soil – Round 1

Posted on March 13, 2013 by

Stu Ireland has emulated the likes of Fernando Alonso and Mario Andretti by taking victory for Ferrari in his first outing for the team. At the same time, Ireland also broke his winning drought, taking his maiden F1 victory in sopping wet conditions at Albert Park. As always, it was a race of high drama […]

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Season Preview with Jacques Villeneuve

Posted on March 4, 2013 by

Season III of the PS3 F1 World Championship is upon us. This time of year usually brings high hopes all the way along pitlane about a change in fortune and renewed commitment to the year ahead. Sadly, many of these high hopes are misguided, naïve and overly optimistic. We take a look at this year’s […]

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