All posts tagged: formula 1

Nick Padmore Q&A: Drive-By-Throttle, Part 2

On people & things with @padmore56 [Part 2] Questions submitted by Sergio Álvarez, Diego Merino, Cyril Nikitenko Which F1 car is the one that you have never driven/owned but you still dream of? Nick Padmore: It’s got to be an F1 car from the 1990s, […]

Nick Padmore Q&A: the Ace of Phrase, Part 1

On people & things with @padmore56 Questions submitted by Sergio Álvarez, Diego Merino, Cyril Nikitenko Q: I have made up my mind and decided to start a career in historic racing. What should my first steps be? Nick Padmore: Well, unfortunately historic racing is quite […]

Grill the Grid Girls: Tony Weighs In

Grid Girls versus Grid Kids Let me be quite clear here, I think the recent decision by Liberty Media Group and the FIA banning Grid Girls on the F1 grid from 2018 is quite divisive and wrong. It appears to have been made in haste […]

Grill the Grid Girls: Sergio’s Column

Disclaimer: no grid girls were harmed in the making of this story! What is an ideology? There is some consensus among social scientists to regard ideology as any system of ideas whose utility is to provide a global explanation to the reality around us. Consequently, […]

Stupendous or not Stupendous? F1 c.2017

“From about ’85 to about ’95 or 2000 it was un-freaking-believable! Every time you went to the race track, it was bigger, and bigger, and bigger. But you know, I think the product right now is better than it’s ever been. But we, as societies, […]