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James Allen on F1 17 August 2017
Summer break Q&A Part 2 – James Allen responds to readers’ burning questions
In the second part of this Summer Q&A with James Allen we will address questions including: F1 drivers, manufacturer engines, the thin end of the wedge opened up by the Halo, what would have happened if Mercedes had...

James Allen on F1 16 August 2017
Toro Rosso F1 mid season analysis: How big is the margin between Kvyat and Sainz?
Toro Rosso is having what could be described as a ‘steady’ season, neither moving forwards, nor backwards; fighting for fifth place in the Formula 1 constructors’ standings against Williams, with a dece...

James Allen on F1 15 August 2017
Williams F1 mid season analysis: Does Lance Stroll match up to Felipe Massa?
Williams’ 2017 F1 season hasn’t gone as smoothly as the outfit would have liked, with its fourth place battle against Force India all but lost and fifth place now at risk. The duo of Lance Stroll and Felipe M...

James Allen on F1 15 August 2017
Summer Break: James Allen responds to F1 fans’ burning questions – Part 1
Over this week James is answering fans’ burning questions on F1, while the sport takes a summer break. We’ve had a big response already with lots of questions on the Mercedes vs Ferrari battle, the future of ...

James Allen on F1 14 August 2017
Mid-season F1 Q&A: Ask James Allen your F1 related questions this week
During the Formula 1 summer break, JA on F1 invites you to field your burning questions to James Allen with a selection answered every day this week, starting today. Are you curious about performances during the season s...

James Allen on F1 12 August 2017
Weekend Debate: What is future for F1 as world moves towards ban on petrol cars?
This last month has seen some momentous shifts in the journey towards road cars becoming zero emissions and one can’t help but speculate what impact this is going to have in the long term on motorsport in general a...

James Allen on F1 10 August 2017
Force India F1 mid season analysis: Is Esteban Ocon level with Sergio Perez?
Force India has been dubbed the ‘best pound-for-pound outfit in Formula 1′ as it looks for consecutive fourth place constructors’ championship finishes this season, and a possible fight with Red Bull fo...

James Allen on F1 9 August 2017
Wish you were here: Drivers’ postcards from the F1 summer break
The Formula 1 summer break is well under way with drivers taking time to rest and recuperate before the Belgian Grand Prix on August 27. One is tucking into tuna-topped pizzas, some are training hard for the rest of the ...

James Allen on F1 9 August 2017
Red Bull F1 Mid season analysis: Has Max Verstappen done better than Daniel Ricciardo so far?
I will be the first to admit that I thought Red Bull would be fighting for this year’s world championship, but it hasn’t happened. The car isn’t fast enough and it’s also not been reliable enough....

James Allen on F1 8 August 2017
Analysis: We look at Robert Kubica F1 test traces as Nico Hulkenberg hails “great comeback”
F1 is on summer shutdown until the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa on August 27, but the chatter continues around the in season test at the Hungaroring last week and in particular Robert Kubica’s performance in the Renau...