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A happy hunting ground

Fernando Alonso achieved a milestone on only his second visit to Sepang in 2003, finishing third for Renault....

Wide open

To help with cooling, engineers did not worry so much about aerodynamic influence in the past. They would...

Yoong driver

He may not have left a lasting impression on the sport, but in 2001 Alex Yoong became the...

The good old days...

There was a time when Giedo van der Garde thought he had broken into the big time driving...

Small grids

Only 15 cars started the Australian Grand Prix last weekend, which could have become 13 had Sauber not...

Closely monitored

In 1983, Tyrrell had to use ingenuity to keep its car - powered by a naturally-aspirated V8 - at the same...

Happy Birthday Ayrton

Ayrton Senna would have been 55 today. At the height of his fame, the Brazilian champion went to...

Ancient DRS

F1 aerodynamics were pretty much in their infancy in 1969. When the huge wings mounted on struts were...

Nine years ago

Nine years ago to the day, at Sepang, reigning World Champion Fernando Alonso was beaten fair and square...

Before Lewis...

Historically, Lewis Hamilton was not the first black driver to enjoy an F1 car. At the end of...

Roaring start!

Beginning a campaign with a dominant performance hasn't always led to outright victory in the championship. In 1979,...

Playing the patient game

Nearly twenty years before Sebastian Vettel arrived at Maranello, Michael Schumacher started taking on his own Ferrari challenge....

Vintage Prost

On 27 January 1980, a young French chap named Alain Prost made his Formula One debut with pizzazz...

Great memories from Adelaide

There was a time when the Formula One season actually ended in Australia, around the streets of Adelaide,...

Happier times

Giedo van der Garde drove for Sauber last year as reserve driver, expecting a race seat to come...

Virgin's first steps

While Manor will return to the grid this weekend, it is now five years since the team -...

Split down the middle

In 1999, BAR sported a dual livery on its cars during the season, with one side devoted to...

Debt of gratitude

Mika Häkkinen owed David Coulthard a debt of gratitude at the end of the 1998 Australian Grand Prix....