1982: A year of F1 mishaps, tragedies and craziness (Part 2)

The newly founded animosity between Gilles Villeneuve and Didier Pironi was maybe the unintended catalyst for one of the most tragic and saddening occurrences in world motorsport. At the next race on the Circuit Zolder in Belgium, the two Ferraris were off the pace, with Pironi having set the team’s best time which was only …

1982: A year of F1 mishaps, tragedies and craziness (Part 1)

When you think of Formula 1, you think of the pinnacle of motorsports. Countless millions being spent to make 4 wheels spin as fast as they possibly can. However, with so many restrictions and technical regulations in place, the F1 cars of today are not exactly what the engineers at the factory are truly capable …

Why this season will be remembered as one of the best in history

As we begin to crawl out of the horrible, murky and seemingly never-ending tunnel that is coronavirus, we can reflect with fondness on the last 2 years of covid-affected F1 seasons. Amidst the darkness and despair of being confined for long periods of the year, sport has been a shining glimmer of hope and excitement …