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Driver Quotes From Australian GP Practice

Todd McCandless | Posted 15.05.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

The conventional theory is that you can discern very little from winter testing and that notion carries over to the first practice session of the firs...

Caterham F1 Right-Size Their Expectations for 2013

Todd McCandless | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Expectations are always difficult things. Whether it is in your job, at home or on the track. Teams often feel positive about their chances and the results they'd like to see from their hard work and to those ends, they tend to offer positive thoughts regarding their expected results.

Perez Has a Score to Settle at Monaco

Todd McCandless | Posted 18.07.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Sergio Perez was having a drive of his life a year ago in Monaco. I was stunned at his pace around the principality and commented quite strongly how his performance made me a fan and showed a true sign of a man who will be a contender...then he hit the wall.

Is Alonso Obscuring Ferrari's Bigger Issues?

Todd McCandless | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK Sport
Todd McCandless

Is it tires? Is it aerodynamics? The short answer...it's both. Ferrari may have an aerodynamic focus, like all teams, and a real struggle managing the new Pirelli tires, like all teams, but perhaps the biggest delta in performance is what is happening behind the scenes in Maranello that is creating the lack of pace and Fry says this has to change.

Toro Rosso Continue Verbal Assault on Buemi, Alguersuari

Todd McCandless | Posted 17.04.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Red Bull has certainly shaken the world of Formula One in recent years with dual world championships and their commitment to racing has been nothing s...

Hamilton Gets Management Boost With Coton

Todd McCandless | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

McLaren driver Lewis Hamilton faces a challenging season like all the drivers on the 2012 Formula One grid. Hamilton has a new look to his management ...

NASCAR Facing F1-Style Cash Woes and Paying Drivers

Todd McCandless | Posted 25.03.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Let's face it, times are tough. The economic situation has just about every corner of life reeling with uncertainty and motor sport is no different. W...

Why NASCAR Is Better Than F1...In Some Things

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.03.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

While the following information isn't much of a secret or big strategic initiative, it sometimes seems like it is when you juxtapose it with what formula One is currently doing to promote itself.

Ecclestone Answers Austin GP: 'They Haven't Got the Money'

Todd McCandless | Posted 24.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

The Circuit of the Americas group offered a press release earlier today stating they have proffered a contract to Formula One Management's (FOM) Bernie Ecclestone that was inclusive of the initial payment for sanctioning fees to host the race in Austin in 2012 should the F1 boss agree to it.

Austin GP Set for Ignominy

Todd McCandless | Posted 16.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Several months ago a new venture in Austin Texas was announced. Formula One would return to America. The excitement was tempered with a heavy dose of skepticism because few knew who Tavo Hellmund was and we'd just survived the failed USF1 team's still-birth.

Lewis Hamilton's Win Is Good, but the Smile Is Better

Todd McCandless | Posted 14.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Hamilton has had collisions, poor performances and mentally difficult races in 2011. The announcement of his split with long-time girlfriend Nicole Scherzinger is rumoured to be the single element weighing on him in his personal life and affecting his professional drives.

Why Sebastian Vettel Should be Your Investment Broker

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.01.2012 | UK
Todd McCandless

Let's face it, India has a Formula One race because it has potential for economic growth, marketing appeal and someone over there had a wad of cash to invest in a purpose-built circuit in the Noida region in which to hold an inaugural race. Dust, dogs, bats, mice and more all congealed to make last Sunday's race one for the history books.

Indian Grand Prix Means Nothing... In Context

Todd McCandless | Posted 24.12.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

Sameer Gaur has a tough job. It culminates this week in India. He is the youngest of three sons and his father is the founder of Jaypee Sports Inter...

New Jersey, New York and new love for F1 in America?

Todd McCandless | Posted 22.12.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

As the announcement of a possible second race in the United States of America looms on the horizon of next week, it brings to mind the place of Americ...

Indian GP still mired in tax issues ahead of inaugural race

Todd McCandless | Posted 21.12.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

As Formula One heads toward the inaugural Indian Grand Prix next week, the details of lingering tax implications still percolate. According to TOI, J...

India Hopeful, Korea Fearful of F1 Future

Todd McCandless | Posted 18.12.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

As we close a chapter on the Korean Grand Prix and head directly to the heart of the inaugural Indian Grand Prix, there are lingering questions about ...

Vettel wins 2011 title: The humility of a champion

Todd McCandless | Posted 09.12.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

Sebastian Vettel has secured his second World Championship in Formula One breaking yet another record as the youngest driver to win two world titles. ...

Restricting the Restriction...or, how to Cheat in Formula One

Todd McCandless | Posted 29.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

I was reading an interesting story at AUTOSPORT about Mercedes GP boss Ross Brawn's view of the Resource Restriction Agreement (RRA) that the teams ag...

Why you're both wrong about Lewis Hamilton

Todd McCandless | Posted 26.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

For better or worse, the talk on Monday has been centered on the dust-up between Ferrari's Felipe Massa and McLaren's Lewis Hamilton. To be honest, I ...

F1's Kobayashi invites the Girls from fukushima

Todd McCandless | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

As Formula One's only Japanese driver on the grid, Sauber's Kamui Kobayashi prepares to head home for the Japanese Grand Prix and in preparation, the ...

Team Lotus's Jarno Trulli extends contract for 2012

Todd McCandless | Posted 11.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

Good news for one veteran Formula One driver at the Italian Grand Prix this weekend. Jarno Trulli has signed an one-year extension to his contract at...

Pirelli Release the 'Camber Cops' in Monza

Todd McCandless | Posted 09.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

This weekend's Italian Grand Prix in Monza has a lingering safety concern--the blistering and camber settings the teams choose are being closely monit...

Force India's Sutil, Di Resta on Monza

Todd McCandless | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

Force India's Adrian Sutil and Paul Di Resta share their thoughts ahead of the Italian Grand Prix in Monza this weekend. The team has come off of a g...

Inaugural Indian Grand Prix sells 20,000 tickets so far

Todd McCandless | Posted 06.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

South Korea hosted its inaugural grand prix in 2010 and things went right down to the wire, as far as construction was concerned, with seats still being bolted into place a few days before the green flag waved.

Lotus Renault GP and Nick Heidfeld announce separation

Todd McCandless | Posted 04.11.2011 | UK
Todd McCandless

Will there be life after Lotus Renault GP for Heidfeld? That question remains to be seen but many have suggested that perhaps the German series DTM or even the Le Mans series could be an intriguing racing series for a man who drives smoothly and scores points.