Rishab Banthiya
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“Lights out and away we go! Again” – Singapore Grand Prix is back after securing a multi-year extension

The FIA and the Singapore Grand Prix have agreed on a seven-year extension to keep the Marina Bay circuit on the calendar till 2028.  The FIA cancelled the Singapore GP last season due to covid concerns. Nevertheless, the beloved race…

“The FIA has a very, very big challenge” – Alain Prost is sceptical that the FIA will sort out nuances in rules before the start of the season

Four-time world champion Alain Prost says that the FIA face a difficult challenge in revising regulations ahead of the 2022 season. The Abu Dhabi Grand Prix showed that the vagueness in regulations left them open to interpretation. Race director’s Micheal…

“The start of a new era”– Watch: On this day Lewis Hamilton had his first day at Mercedes factory in 2013

A throwback to how an unlikely move by Lewis Hamilton to Mercedes after leaving McLaren back in 2013 and his eventful first day. The seven-time world champion has driven for the Brackley based outfit since 2013, winning six driver’s championships…

“Why the f*** does no one listen to me when I say that it’s going to be a two-stopper?”– ”Pitlane: Luis v/s Supermax” lets you get behind the pit wall with your favourite drivers

Pitlane: Luis v/s Supermax” is an online simulator that puts you in charge of strategic decisions for your favourite drivers. The offseason has left many fans missing racing action. ”Pitlane: Luis v/s Supermax” may provide some much-needed racing while testing…

“Another weekend, another endurance race”– Max Verstappen gears up for the Daytona 24 after Le Man’s crash

World champion Max Verstappen will return to his simulator at the iRacing 24 after a disappointing crash at Le Mans. The lockdown last year saw many drivers beginning to branch out to keep themselves busy. Verstappen was among many who…

“We’ve shown loyalty; he’s shown loyalty”– Haas boss says Pietro Fittipaldi will race if Ferrari needs Mick Schumacher as a reserve

Haas’s Team Principal Gunther Steiner says Haas will call up Pietro Fittipaldi. Ferrari may call on Mick Schumacher as their reserve driver next season. The grandson of two-time Formula One champion Emerson Fittipaldi may finally get his chance in top-flight…

“There’s no reason we aren’t favourites again”: Helmut Marko is confident that Red Bull and Mercedes will lead the pack again

Red Bull advisor Helmut Marko believes that we will see Red Bull and Mercedes at the front again even with regulation changes.  2021 was a close-fought season between Red Bull and the Silver Arrows. Notably, Max Verstappen won his maiden…

“This is just nonsense”- McLaren boss Zak Brown says sprint events may not take place over cost cap disputes

Zak Brown discusses how the FIA may scrap sprint events with large teams holding out for an increased budget.  The FIA introduced sprint qualifying as a shortened fast-paced racing exhibition. It debuted at Silverstone in 2021 with the seven-time world…

“Everyone wants him to make controversial comments; they don’t understand”– Former driver weighs in on Lewis Hamilton’s silence after Abu Dhabi 

Repeated race winner John Watson weighs in sympathetically on Lewis Hamilton’s refusal to comment on his championship loss.  Lewis Hamilton usually keeps an active social media presence, engaging with fans and promoting social causes. However, after the dramatic conclusion of…

“Robbing his grave?”– Ayrton Senna’s representation asks an NFT page to take down his image from the collection

The official Ayrton Senna Instagram page asked “secretdriverclub” to remove his NFT, deeming it to be “fake”. Many consider Ayrton Senna to be one of the greatest drivers ever. Not only because of his three world titles but also because…