F1 Features

F1 Bahrain GP - Driver Ratings
04/09/2018 - 09:30

Check out who sparkled and who faded at the second round of the 2018 F1 world championship at Bahrain Grand Prix

F1 Qualifying Analysis: How Toro Rosso surprised everyone - including itself
04/07/2018 - 20:41

Toro Rosso stole the show in qualifying as Pierre Gasly secured P5 on the grid in Bahrain, surprising everyone - including the team itself.

Is Haas just a copycat of Ferrari?
04/07/2018 - 10:08

After Haas were hit by accusations of copying Ferrari’s car design as the cause for its jump in performance, Will Tyson says the devil is in the detail.

F1 Paddock Notebook - Bahrain GP Saturday
04/07/2018 - 23:21

Recapping all the additional stories and nuggets of news on a busy day in Bahrain, Crash.net F1 Editor Luke Smith brings you his Paddock Notebook.

F1’s proposals: A statement of intent or just ‘life goals’?
04/06/2018 - 19:19

Formula 1 outlined its vision for the future on Friday in Bahrain - but was it clear enough in its plan? Kate Walker looks at the reaction in the paddock.

F1 Paddock Notebook - Bahrain GP Friday
04/06/2018 - 22:35

Following a busy day for Formula 1 in Bahrain with a teams’ meeting and two practice sessions, Crash.net F1 Editor Luke Smith brings you his paddock notebook.

F1 Paddock Notebook - Bahrain GP Thursday
04/05/2018 - 17:29

Ahead of what looks set to be an important weekend for Formula 1’s future as Liberty unveils its post-2020 plan to teams, Crash.net F1 Editor Luke Smith brings you his notebook from Thursday in Bahrain.

F1 on a tightrope ahead of crunch meeting in Bahrain
04/05/2018 - 16:43

The road to 2021 for Formula 1 will become clearer on Friday, but the sport is treading on a tightrope where it will do well to keep all parties happy, writes Luke Smith.

10 single-seater stars to watch in 2018
04/04/2018 - 16:00

With the junior single-seater season set to kick-off with F2 in Bahrain this weekend, Lewis Larkam picks out 10 rising junior talents who look set to make their mark in 2018.

F1 Australian GP - Driver Ratings
03/26/2018 - 08:31

Check out who surprised and who underperformed at the 2018 F1 season opener in Australia at Melbourne's Albert Park.

F1 Race Analysis: How a perfect storm led to Ferrari victory
03/25/2018 - 11:49

Ferrari didn't have the pace to beat Mercedes in F1's season-opening Australian Grand Prix - but it had the luck and, most crucially, the strategy, writes Luke Smith.

F1 Paddock Notebook - Australian GP Sunday
03/25/2018 - 11:31

Tidying up all the odds and ends following race day in Melbourne and the start of the new season, Crash.net F1 Editor Luke Smith brings you his paddock notebook.

Who's winning the early F1 development war?
03/24/2018 - 15:05

On the eve of the opening F1 race the early development pushes are reflecting how each team is shaping up for the 2018 campaign.

F1 Paddock Notebook - Australian GP Saturday
03/24/2018 - 11:06

Tidying up all the odds and ends from Saturday at Albert Park following FP3 and qualifying, Crash.net F1 Editor Luke Smith brings you his paddock notebook.

F1 Qualifying Analysis: Hamilton’s ‘party mode' spoils the fun
03/24/2018 - 12:02

"Party mode" was the phrase of the day following qualifying in Australia as Lewis Hamilton played party pooper with another crushing pole lap for Mercedes.

Where does the smart money lie in Melbourne?
03/23/2018 - 09:47

With the first two practice sessions of the year now in the books, what conclusions can we draw heading into the first F1 qualifying session of the season on Saturday?

Happy days are here again in F1
03/23/2018 - 08:00

For all of the cynicism that seems to float around the F1 paddock, there's plenty to be positive about heading into the 2018 season, writes Kate Walker.

F1 Paddock Notebook - Australian GP Friday
03/23/2018 - 10:30

Tidying up all the odds and ends from Friday at Albert Park, Crash.net F1 Editor Luke Smith brings you his paddock notebook.

5 drivers facing make or break F1 seasons
03/22/2018 - 07:54

The start of the new season brings plenty of pressure to the F1 field, but which drivers are facing make or break campaigns in 2018?

F1 Paddock Notebook - Australian GP Thursday
03/22/2018 - 08:29

Luke Smith brings you all the odds and ends in his end-of-day notebook from Melbourne, Australia.

F1 2018: Team by team previews
03/21/2018 - 23:26

A preview of all 10 F1 teams heading into the start of the 2018 season at the Australian Grand Prix this weekend.

Alonso’s marathon 2018 season
03/20/2018 - 14:49

Ahead of Fernando Alonso’s dual motorsport commitments in 2018, Crash.net charts what is set to be a unique marathon of a season for the Spaniard.

5 bizarre Melbourne moments
03/20/2018 - 09:41

Ahead of the 2018 F1 season-opening Australian Grand Prix, Crash.net recalls five unusual situations that occurred at Melbourne.

The sense behind F1’s ‘Engineered Insanity’
03/19/2018 - 12:10

F1 entered unchartered territory with its new global marketing campaign, dubbed 'Engineered Insanity', last week, marking another big shift in Liberty's approach to the past.