F1 Features

Five key storylines in F1 2019: Can anyone stop Hamilton?
01/03/2019 - 16:54

With a new F1 season on the horizon, Crash.net takes a look at some of the intriguing storylines and subplots that are likely to develop during 2019. 

F1 Gossip: Stroll wants Racing Point to be "one of the greatest"
01/04/2019 - 11:45

In today’s F1 Gossip column, Racing Point sets ambitious targets, Ross Brawn reveals how Michael Schumacher transformed Mercedes and McLaren teases its 2019 livery.

Formula 1 Gossip: Brawn backs Schumacher privacy
01/02/2019 - 10:05

In today’s F1 Gossip column, Ross Brawn backs Michael Schumacher's family privacy wish, Christian Horner casts doubt over new rules and how rallying has made Carlos Sainz Jr a better driver. 

QUIZ: Can you name these obscure F1 test drivers?
01/01/2019 - 08:30

Some strange names have cropped up in F1 tests...

QUIZ: Know your F1 cars? Prove it...
12/25/2018 - 09:31

Consider yourself F1's biggest fan? Prove it by taking our latest challenge to guess the cars based on these fiendishly tiny snippets..

Crash.net's Motorsport Moments of 2018 - Part 2
12/23/2018 - 15:50

In part two of Crash.net's personal look back on the 2018 racing season, Lewis Larkam looks at some of his most memorable moments of the year.

Crash.net's Motorsport Moments of 2018 - Part 1
12/22/2018 - 11:33

In the opening part of Crash.net's personal look back on the 2018 racing season, F1 Digital Editor Luke Smith looks at some of his most notable highlights of the year.

The Winners and Losers of F1 2018
12/14/2018 - 11:57

With 2018 wrapping up it’s time to pick apart who triumphed and who faltered away from the Formula 1 world championship standings

How F1's 2019 rule changes aim to spice up racing
12/12/2018 - 16:09

Ross Brawn's first move to improve the Formula 1 spectacle comes into action in the 2019 technical regulations, Will Tyson assesses how the rules will impact racing

How Calderon continues to crack motorsport’s glass ceiling
12/13/2018 - 16:56

It's been a big year for women in motorsport - but no actions have been more significant than those of Tatiana Calderon.

F1 Driver Ratings - 2018 Season Averages
12/10/2018 - 09:19

It's been a long Formula 1 season, but who turned in the best performances on average? We look back on our driver ratings through 2018 and crunch the numbers.

The driver under most pressure heading into F1 2019
12/05/2018 - 15:22

One driver heads into F1 2019 already facing question marks over his future. Crash.net's Lewis Larkam assesses why Valtteri Bottas is the man most under pressure ahead of next season. 

Who was F1’s best ‘number two driver’ in 2018?
12/03/2018 - 15:32

Which driver stacked up best against their teammate in Formula 1 this year? We look at the numbers and find out who's really "not bad for a number two driver"...

F1 2019 – driver line-up so far…
11/30/2018 - 16:00

With Lance Stroll's switch Williams and Force india confirmed, all 20 race seats on the 2019 F1 grid have been filled

How F2’s underrated star of 2018 got his F1 break
11/27/2018 - 14:38

Crash.net's Lewis Larkam delves into the story of how F2 frontrunner Alexander Albon got his unexpected F1 break for 2019 with Toro Rosso, following a rollercoaster 2018 season. 

F1 Driver Ratings - Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
11/26/2018 - 11:49

With a final run-down following the Formula 1 season finale in Abu Dhabi on Sunday, here are Crash.net F1 Digital Editor Luke Smith’s complete driver ratings.

F1 Race Analysis: How ‘New Lewis’ signed off in style
11/25/2018 - 19:08

The idea of a 'new Lewis' should put fear into Hamilton's Formula 1 rivals, with a glimpse coming again in Abu Dhabi on Sunday.

How will Formula 1 remember Fernando Alonso?
11/25/2018 - 09:17

Ahead of Fernando Alonso's final Formula 1 race on Sunday in Abu Dhabi, Luke Smith considers how the sport will remember the two-time world champion in years to come.

F1 Paddock Notebook - Abu Dhabi GP Sunday
11/25/2018 - 19:23

With a final recap from the Yas Marina Circuit following the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, Crash.net F1 Digital Editor Luke Smith brings you his paddock notebook.

F1 Qualifying Analysis: Another warning shot to Hamilton's rivals
11/24/2018 - 18:49

Even in a dead-rubber race weekend, Lewis Hamilton is performing at the peak of his powers, sweeping to his 83rd career pole on Saturday in Abu Dhabi.

F1 Paddock Notebook – Abu Dhabi GP Saturday
11/24/2018 - 18:00

Check out all of the additional news and notes from the Yas Marina Circuit following Saturday's qualifying for the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

F1 Paddock Notebook – Abu Dhabi GP Friday
11/23/2018 - 17:59

Check out all of the additional news and notes from the Yas Marina Circuit following Friday's practice running ahead of the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

Ocon-Verstappen spat shines a light on future F1 rivalries
11/23/2018 - 11:16

The drama surrounding 'Pushgate' rumbles on two weeks since Ocon and Verstappen's spat in Brazil.

Fernando Alonso’s greatest drives of his F1 career
11/22/2018 - 16:57

This weekend’s Abu Dhabi Grand Prix will act as Fernando Alonso’s F1 send-off as he calls time on his tenure in the sport.