F1 Interviews

02/06/2007 - 00:00

Although perhaps not renowned as a country with a particularly dazzling motorsport heritage, 2007 will be an important year for the Netherlands in Formula One, as Christijan Albers is all-too aware.

02/05/2007 - 00:00

Nico Rosberg was one of the revelations of the first half of the 2006 Formula One campaign, only to drop off the pace as the year progressed. 2007, he promises, will be a far different story.

01/29/2007 - 00:00

With Prodrive's long-awaited entry into the top flight now little more than a year away, chairman David Richards says plans are progressing apace and that the squad will be more than adequately-prepared when it finally hits the starting grid in March 2008.

01/27/2007 - 00:00

David Coulthard may, following Michael Schumacher's retirement, be the eldest driver on the 2007 Formula One grid, but age shows few signs of dimming his enthusiasm for the sport he loves and his hunger for further glory.

01/25/2007 - 00:00

Alongside Lewis Hamilton, Heikki Kovalainen is one of the most exciting new talents to be getting his Formula One break in 2007, stepping into the boots of reigning double world champion Fernando Alonso at Renault.

01/24/2007 - 00:00

As winner of both the drivers' and constructors' crowns over the past two years, Renault has a lot to live up to in Formula One in 2007, especially as it has lost its talisman driver in Fernando Alonso. Team principal Flavio Briatore, though, is confident the R?gie is up to the task.

01/24/2007 - 00:00

Following Fernando Alonso's departure for McLaren, Renault star Giancarlo Fisichella has never had a better opportunity to stake his claim for world championship glory, and he intends to begin the new campaign in the best possible way - with victory.

Q&A: Damon Hill - EXCLUSIVE.
01/22/2007 - 00:00

Britain's last Formula One World Champion, Damon Hill, has continued his career within the sport since retiring from the top flight in 1999. British Racing Drivers' Club President since last April, here he gives his views on the club's work and the state of grand prix racing in 2007...

01/18/2007 - 00:00

Red Bull Racing endured a nightmarish second season in the top flight last year, but team principal Christian Horner is adamant the outfit that put the fun back into Formula One is ready to get very serious indeed in 2007.

01/17/2007 - 00:00

Heading into his eighth season in the top flight, Nick Heidfeld may now be considered one of Formula One's elder statesmen but the German is convinced that thanks to BMW-Sauber's new F1.07 machine, he has never had a better chance to shine.

01/16/2007 - 00:00

BMW was one of the revelations of the 2006 Formula One campaign, having bought out the former Sauber squad the previous year. Now the Bavarian marque has its sights set on even loftier ambitions in 2007, as BMW Motorsport Director Dr Mario Theissen explains.

01/16/2007 - 00:00

Robert Kubica stunned the Formula One fraternity when he made his debut in the top flight in Hungary last year, qualifying inside the top ten on his maiden appearance in the BMW-Sauber and achieving a podium in only his third grand prix.

01/15/2007 - 00:00

Twelve months ago, Super Aguri didn't even have a car to go racing in Formula One with, but by the end of the season, Takuma Sato had given the team a top ten fastest race lap in Brazil as the debuting outfit ended its maiden campaign on a high.

Q&A: Anthony Davidson - EXCLUSIVE.
01/15/2007 - 00:00

Anthony Davidson has had a long wait for his full-time break into the top flight, but now it is finally here the young Brit firmly intends to grab the opportunity with both hands and make the most of it.

Q&A: Gary Anderson - Part 2 - EXCLUSIVE.
01/02/2007 - 00:00

Respected grand prix design genius Gary Anderson has enjoyed a long and varied career in the top flight, working for front-running teams including McLaren and Jordan as he climbed his way up the ranks from a lowly mechanic to one of the category's premier designers.

12/28/2006 - 00:00

Former Jordan and Stewart Grand Prix designer Gary Anderson was one of the privileged few to be present at Michael Schumacher's maiden Formula One test more than 15 years ago, and ever since has kept a close eye on his charge as he made the sport his own.

11/17/2006 - 00:00

After a number of false dawns, Anthony Davidson will finally take his place on the Formula One grid next season after confirmation of his deal to join Takuma Sato at Super Aguri F1.

11/16/2006 - 00:00

David Coulthard suffered as Red Bull Racing's competitive edge took a dive this season, but with the prospect of new additions such as Adrian Newey and Renault, the Scot is looking ahead to 2007 with plenty of cause for optimism.

11/02/2006 - 00:00

Ex-grand prix ace Eddie Irvine has put his reputation on the line once again as he limbers up for a new battle with former Formula One sparring partner David Coulthard in Sky One's The Race.

12/16/2005 - 00:00

Murray Walker needs no introduction. 'The Voice of F1' is famous the world over and is incredibly well liked. Murray was at The Raceway in London earlier this week as BMW confirmed that, not only would Nigel Mansell's sons, Greg and Leo, race in the Formula BMW UK Championship in 2006, but that the 1992 F1 world champion would become an ambassador for the series'. Crash.net Radio caught up with Murray following the news and got his thoughts on that and much, much more...

12/06/2005 - 00:00

Renault engineering director Pat Symonds was among those people honoured at the 2005 British Racing Drivers Club awards at Silverstone, as he collected a Special Award in recognition of his work in helping both Renault and Fernando Alonso to F1 titles during the season.

11/23/2005 - 00:00

After 21 years of competition, the Minardi team will shortly disappear from Formula One, with this weeks four day long test at Vallelunga the final act for the perennial back-markers following the sale of the team to Red Bull.

Crash.net took the chance to catch up with Robert Doornbos, one of the last drivers to race for the team, at the test to look back over the season...

04/23/2005 - 00:00

Fernando Alonso was second fastest in first qualifying at Imola, but is only a whisker away from pole. What will Renault do to give him the best chance of a hat-trick? Crash.net spoke exclusively to the team's engineering and strategy guru, Pat Symonds.

04/07/2005 - 00:00

Bahrain was another tough race for BAR as once again both Takuma Sato and Jenson Button failed to see the chequered flag. The irony is of course that the cars ran without problems in Australia (albeit slowly), and were voluntarily withdrawn on the last lap to permit an engine chance for Malaysia.