The greatest sport on the planet has a fan-base rich in diversity. Stretching the four corners of the globe, there are millions and millions of us hanging on every press conference, lap, pit-stop and chequered flag. We live and breathe F1 and without this support it's difficult to imagine the sport existing. But all this fascination hinges on one thing: the driver.
It's the Bahrain Grand Prix this weekend, so that's my excuse for mentioning Fast Cars. I'll get back to the F1 stuff in a minute, but first ... more on the mighty Buzzcocks!
Lewis Hamilton feels relaxed rather than relieved after reclaiming the lead in the battle for this year's Formula One world
Mercedes motorsport boss Toto Wolff admits Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg are "like enemies" in their head-to-head battle
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg's tussle for the Formula One World Championship continued on Sunday as conspiracy theorists
Lewis Hamilton has questioned the FIA's decision not to investigate teammate Nico Rosberg following the pair's collision
Mercedes have taken "suitable disciplinary measures" against Nico Rosberg after the German admitted his responsibility for
Lewis Hamilton has sensationally claimed Nico Rosberg deliberately crashed into him in Sunday's controversial Belgian Grand
Red Bull's Daniel Ricciardo clinched his third victory of the season, but his Belgian Grand Prix triumph will inevitably
Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg could be allowed to duke it out for the Formula One world championship after the former disobeyed