Murali Sashidharan
Murali Sashidharan
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Blogs

Do we love or hate an unpredictable F1 season?

While the start to the season has been great for F1 fans who like greater competition, there has also been discontentment growing in many quarters.

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Move over Schumi and Co, here come the young ones

Among the new drivers, Maldonado, Grosjean and Hulkenberg are former GP2 Champions, while Perez and Senna finished in second place. And they now want to strut their stuff.

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This could be Sahara Force India’s best year in F1

With the midfield battle so close there is a big possibility that teams who get it right during race weekend can spring a surprise and finish in the Top 5.

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F1: Six World Champions, one title and plenty of mayhem

But the favourite is still Vettel and it will take a lot for any other team/driver to wrest the advantage away from him.

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F1: Jerez tells us Red Bull will be the winner again

At the end of the day the objective is to win the championship; so if it is done in an ugly car, so be it.

Sports

Vettel's domination reminds one of Schumacher in 2002

What makes Vettel's win even more special is the company he has around him, Alonso, Hamilton, Schumacher, Button — all former world champions.

Sports

Why F1 is a sport for everyone other than the government

Unlike this year’s cricket World Cup or last year’s CWG, which were given ‘ national importance’ status by the sports ministry, the Indian GP has not been granted the same gradation.

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How more Indians can find their way to Formula One

Remember that only 24 drivers in the world make it to the grid. So, here is a road map to help you along the way.

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Who's to blame for the Bahrain GP controversy?

The Commercial Holder (headed by Bernie Ecclestone) is solely responsible for any change in the Formula One calendar and it should be done after getting an approval from the teams. So before proposing a change in the date for the Bahrain GP, wasn’t it Ecclestone’s responsibility to get the teams to agree to the rescheduled date? This should have been done before the World Council meet and not after a week of the race being reinstated.

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From Monaco to the Indy 500, a weekend to cherish

Along with the Le Mans 24 hour race, the Monaco GP and Indy 500 are unofficially regarded as the Triple Crown in any driver’s career.

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Monaco separates the men from the boys

It is the one track in the world where you have to be on the limit every second of the lap as the cars drive barely inches from the wall.

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Vettel heads to Barcelona as the clear favourite

After three wins and one second place in the first four races, the German definitely looks unstoppable as he heads back to F1’s favourite testing track.

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Yawn to One: F1 has got a lot peppier

There is something in the new-look Formula One that will give you an adrenaline rush. Yes, we are talking about a fresh set of regulations that will make sure that you get more kicks out of the sport. Pirelli tyres, KERS and DRS may just redefine the concept for the better.