“There is no reason to believe they can find a solution in time”– Mika Hakkinen don’t think Mercedes can overthrow Red Bull’s lead

“There is no reason to believe they can find a solution in time”– Mika Hakkinen doesn’t believe Mercedes could overtake Red Bull this year. Red Bull has been a better team this year than Mercedes, and the marginal difference between…

“I wouldn’t necessarily trust Ocon”- Mika Hakkinen wouldn’t want a teammate like Alpine’s Esteban Ocon

“I wouldn’t necessarily trust Ocon”- Mika Hakkinen wouldn’t trust a teammate like Esteban Ocon and warned Fernando Alonso. Esteban Ocon is entering into the second season with his current team, but he doesn’t appear to have made a good impression…

“Verstappen-specific setting may be reason behind the problem”- Mika Hakkinen highlights issue with Red Bull’s management

“Verstappen-specific setting may be the reason behind the problem”- Mika Hakkinen on why Pierre Gasly and Alex Albon failed to perform at Red Bull. The two time Formula 1 champion Mika Hakkinen came in to support Alex Albon as his…

“He did not get the credit he wanted from Mercedes”- Former world champion thinks Valtteri Bottas will thrive at Alfa Romeo

Valtteri Bottas signed a multi-year contract with Ferrari-backed Alfa Romeo after spending five years with the Silver Arrows. Mika Hakkinen also known as “the Flying Finn” believes that Valtteri Bottas will excel in his new environment with Alfa Romeo. Bottas…

How a “cool looking jersey” made Daniel Ricciardo fall in love with American Sport NFL

Daniel Ricciardo calls himself a “sports nerd” and discusses how he fell in love with the Buffalo Bills in the NFL. The Australian driver in the beyond the grid podcast described to the listeners how growing up he was not…

“Michael Schumacher is normally a very laid back calm champ but his temper is well and truly up now as he storms the McLaren garage – “The day 7-time world champion stormed into the McLaren pitlane to confront David Couthard at the at Circuit de Spa-Francorchamps in 1998

Michael Schumacher was so competitive that he once told a rival he had never been wrong in his entire life after a chaotic crash leaving him to drive his 3 wheeled car back to the pitlane. The 7 times world…

“Michael radioed in to say that he was having intermittent gear selection problems”– Stuck on 5th gear to securing a podium, one of the most incredible drives by the 7-time World Champion at the Circuit de Catalunya

Michael Schumacher is widely recognized as one of the best Formula 1 drivers of all time, and this race, in particular, demonstrated his tenacity. It was the 1994 Spanish Grand Prix at the Circuit de Catalunya in Barcelona and the…

“We are very happy with Michael Masi”: McLaren boss Andreas Seidl feels that the F1 Race Director should be appreciated more for the work he puts in

McLaren team principal Andreas Seidl admits that his team has been very pleased with how F1 race director Michael Masi dealt with things.  Masi has been under fire recently with how he handled the last few laps of the Abu…

“I don’t believe the results will change:” Former F1 Champion insists Michael Masi was correct with his lap decision at the Abu Dhabi GP

Mika Hakkinen believes F1 race director Michael Masi was correct with his decisions during the last lap of the Abu Dhabi GP.  A lot of current and former F1 drivers have criticized the way Michael Masi handled the closing stages…

“Rocky was preparing for an entry into F1″– Throwback to when Michael Schumacher came across his lookalike and Hollywood superstar

Hollywood superstar Sylvester Stallone, known for his famous movie series Rocky, came to Ferrari’s garage to meet Michael Schumacher in 1998. In 1998 Michael Schumacher rode Ferrari and was a legend in the making. He was considered the best driver…