Kategoriarkiv: Formel 1

Baku’s impressive streak can continue in 2022…

Five different winner in the five years F1 has raced in Baku. Are we up for a sixth or a repeat?

Five different winner in the five years F1 has raced in Baku. Are we up for a sixth or a repeat?

Formula 1’s Baku race is still a young grand prix. It joined the calendar in 2016 and has only been held five times. Nonetheless, it’s quite impressive that it has never had a repeat winner. For example, other new or returning races like the French, Emilia Romagna and Portuguese GPs have all had repeat winners in recent years – and that’s spanning a shorter period, since 2018. So Baku has a special reputation. Nico Rosberg, Daniel Ricciardo, Lewis Hamilton, Valtteri Bottas and Sergio Perez have won in Azerbaijan. And as the favourites for victory this year are, unsurprisingly Max Verstappen and Charles Leclerc, that amazing streak has a great chance of being extended. Läs mer

Celebrating two underrated Monaco and Indy 500 winners…

Marcus Ericsson Ccelebrating after his win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

Marcus Ericsson Ccelebrating after his win at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

When Marcus Ericsson and Sergio Perez lined up on the same Formula 1 grid for the last time, the 2018 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix they were 12th and 14th. They are, in their own ways, great examples of drivers who had a ‘pay driver’ label attached to them early on and never shook it. Even when they performed well. Läs mer

Raceday x 2…

Indy 500 körs ikväll första gången sedan 2019 inför fulla läktare

Indy 500 körs ikväll första gången sedan 2019 inför fulla läktare

Om man gillar bilracing är denna helg en riktig höjdare. Tävlingarna avlöser varandra i diverse olika serier men framförallt handlar det om Monacos GP i Formel 1 och Indy500. En lång eftermiddag/kväll väntar för den som tänker följa båda dessa klassiker som inte kunde vara mer olika varandra rent racingmässigt. Läs mer