Entries by Todd McCandless from 07/2012

Tire Master Maldonado

| Posted 07.02.2012 | UK Sport

No question that the 2012 Formula One season is all about tire preservation. Like it or not, this has become an elusive combination of chassis set up and driver skill. Tactics and strategy play a huge role in the ability to put yourself in a position to win regardless if you are the fastest car on the grid or not.

Webber to Stay With Red Bull for 2013

| Posted 07.10.2012 | UK Sport

Webber is known for his forthright nature and I doubt he'll bemoan the lack of a prancing horse on his car so long as the charging bull is capable of winning and with designer Adrian Newey, there is every chance of that in 2013.

Grosjean to Start German GP With Five-Place Penalty

| Posted 07.13.2012 | UK Sport

Lotus F1's Romain Grosjean will be starting the German Grand Prix five place adrift of his qualifying efforts due to a gearbox change.

Belgian GP at Spa Francorchamp Inks Three-Year Deal Through 2015

| Posted 07.16.2012 | UK Sport

I am most certainly biased as I consider the Spa Francorchamps circuit one of the crowning achievements of motorsport excitement and while the cars all take Eau Rouge flat these days, it is still a fantastic venue and as our own Mark Hallam points out, it is one of the few races that is still affordable to attend.

Why History Proves Drivers, Mechanics Make Best Team Bosses

| Posted 07.26.2012 | UK Sport

Formula One boss Bernie Ecclestone once said that delegation is the art of accepting second best. I've alway loved Ecclestone's witticisms but to a large degree, he may be spot on.