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F1i’s columnist in his karting days

Felipe Nasr was already tipped as Brazil’s next big thing in the early 2000s when the Brasilia-born racer...

Mika’s kind words to Michael

On top of recalling his homeric duel with Ferrari’s Michael Schumacher at Spa-Francorchamps in 2000, two-time F1 world...

Hulkenberg's first pole

Nico Hulkenberg was only afforded one season as a Williams driver in 2010, but he made an immediate...

Mansell and Vettel: past and future glory

It was on this day in 1992 that Nigel Mansell finally became Formula One champion for the first...

Grosjean goes flying at Spa in 2012

A bad start to the 2012 Belgian Grand Prix at Spa-Francorchamps saw Romain Grosjean's Lotus flying through the...

The last win at Enzo's circuit

The Autodromo Enzo e Dino Ferrari is better known to most F1 fans as Imola, and it last...

Drumming up support

F1 drivers have to do a number of PR events throughout their careers, but Lewis Hamilton will have...

Schumacher at Spa in a record-breaking year

Looking forward to Formula One getting back to action at Spa-Francorchamps soon? To tide you over, here's a...

Paired with an old boss

As part of Bernie Ecclestone's F1 dream team selection, Alonso would be paired with Jochen Rindt in the...

Depailler's finest moment

Patrick Depailler, who would have turned 71 today, enjoyed his greatest moment in F1 at Monaco in 1978....

Promising debutant

The great Colin Chapman gave Mansell his F1 break, kickstarting his career with Lotus in Austria in 1980....

Black Jack masters the Green Hell

On this day almost half a century ago, Jack Brabham won the 1966 German Grand Prix on the...

Button's maiden win in Hungary in 2006

It was on August 6, 2006 that Jenson Button finally won his first Formula One Grand Prix, and...

The man behind the billion-dollar Honda name

Soichiro Honda was born on November 17, 1906 in Tenryū, Shizuoka, a small village under Mount Fuji. After...

A good polish

Last month’s British Grand Prix FP2 session saw Romain Grosjean beach his E23 at Siverstone. Once the stricken...

Just the first of many for Hamilton

On 19 March, 2007 a certain Lewis Hamilton made his début in Formula One and made it all...

Improvised shelters

On 2 August 1962, umbrellas were a highly sought-after commodity on the German Grand Prix grid. Waiting to...

Push it to the limit

You don’t win four F1 world titles and 41 grand prix wins on pure driving skills. Maintaining a...