Ferrari And Red Bull Battles Could Be Won By Unlikely Drivers This Weekend

The betting world is growing in the United States due to a recent law change in terms of sports betting. With that being said, that could favor racing the most. Fans can now place bets on automobile racing around the world and do so without repercussions. So, that brings a whole new way to watching and looking at races for fans and bettors. Take this for example, one prop you can place money on is battles among teammates in F1. You can put wagers on which teammate will finish ahead…

Read More

Mercedes Suffers 1st Double DNF In 2 Years, Verstappen Capitalizes In Austrian Grand Prix Victory

Mercedes had the win in Sunday’s Austrian Grand Prix signed and sealed but all they needed was it being delivered. Unfortunately, it got lost in the mail. Both Valtteri Bottas as well as Lewis Hamilton suffered DNF’s in the race which handed the win to Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen.

Read More

Hamilton And Mercedes Fast In France, Is Ferrari Sandbagging Again? Grosjean Giving Home Fans Something To Cheer About

For the first time in a decade, Formula One returns to France for the Pirelli French Grand Prix (10 a.m. ET/ESPN 2). It’s also the first time that the F1 starts have been to Circuit Paul Ricard in 28 years too. So, with this being completely new to all the teams and drivers, Friday’s dual practice sessions were key to getting the right feel for their cars to contend this weekend. If Friday is also any indication on how the rest of the weekend will go, then this could be…

Read More

Verstappen, Red Bull Looking Stout So Far This Weekend In Canada

Since his mistakes in Monaco, Max Verstappen has been fending off questions about his aggression behind the wheel. It’s always been a topic of emphasis on the young Red Bull driver, but this year more than ever it’s glaring. He’s been questioned by fellow drivers and even other team owners but now, his own boss was saying that he may need to change his style. The second generation driver told reporters in Montreal on Thursday that he’s on the verge of physical confrontations if he keeps getting asked about it.…

Read More

Can Red Bull Land Victory In Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Two weeks ago, Red Bull shocked the Formula One community by showing their pace in a win in the Heineken Chinese Grand Prix. Daniel Ricciardo had a horrible preliminary weekend in two practice sessions and even qualifying. But, he overcame that by having the pace to not only beat the Mercedes duo, but the Ferrari ones too. Ricciardo, won the race itself. No one, and I mean no one, saw that coming. 

Read More

Red Bull Off To a Dreadful Start To The 2018 Season

Red Bull Racing has been among the “big three” Formula One teams over the last decade. They entered the 2018 F1 season with high hopes that they could have made enough improvements in the offseason to close the gap with the Mercedes duo. Unfortunately, they’re not even the third or even fourth best team in the series this season. Ferrari and Mercedes are leaps and bounds ahead of everyone else, but Haas, Renault and McLaren have closed the gap. Daniel Ricciardo is down in seventh in the standings right now,…

Read More

Don’t Look for Red Bull Racing to Close the Gap This Weekend in Russia

So far, the 2017 Formula One season has been dominated by Mercedes and Ferrari. The two teams have combined to lead all the laps this year as well as take all three checkered flags first. Sebastian Vettel won at Australia and Bahrain while Lewis Hamilton won at China. The two manufacturers are way ahead of everyone else in the constructors standings with Ferrari leading Mercedes 102 to 99. Red Bull Racing, is next in class though, as they’re third in the constructors standings with 47 points. They have had just one…

Read More

Lewis Hamilton Earns Formula 1 Pole in Malaysia

No one was going to get in Lewis Hamilton’s way of the pole for Sunday’s Malaysian Grand Prix, as the Mercedes drive turned a lap of 1:32.850-seconds in his No. 44 entry on Saturday en route to the top starting spot tomorrow. Hamilton, is trying to get back in the championship lead after seeing his teammate Nico Rosberg reach the top step of the podium the last three races. Rosberg, will start second in his No. 6 Mercedes as the German turned a lap of 1:33.264-seconds.

Read More

Red Bull Racing Cars Move Into 2nd Best Team

We head into the month long break for Formula 1 teams and drivers, but as we head there, we had a movement between two of the top three teams in the series. After the German Grand Prix, Red Bull Racing overpowered Ferrari to second in the constructors standings, as its the first time since 2014 that someone other than Ferrari or Mercedes were in the top two. But, as we sit here today, Red Bull is outperforming Ferrari in every facet of F1 right now. Daniel Ricciardo earned his third…

Read More

3 Stop Strategy “Threw Away Win” for Daniel Ricciardo

Red Bull Racing reached the top step of the podium with a thrilling triumph by Max Verstappen on Sunday afternoon in the Spanish Grand Prix. But, the other Red Bull driver Daniel Ricciardo thought it should be him sipping the victory champagne instead, as he felt his pit stop strategy held him back. The Australian had led from the moment the Mercedes cars tangled at the start, but found himself shuffled down the order as Red Bull elected to pit him three times – as opposed to victorious team mate…

Read More