Monaco GP – The Race

17.30: Arrive back from Africa Alive (deceptively located in Norfolk…who knew?). 17.35: Coverage of the Monaco Grand Prix starts on the BBC. There had been some fast driving to make this deadline (insert our car-doesn’t-have-Pirellis-bashing joke here à la Mr Vettel). The most sensational race may have taken place in Monaco earlier on. Full of crashes,…

Monaco GP – The Race

Nico Rosberg, Monaco GP winner of 2013 17.30: Arrive back from Africa Alive (deceptively located in Norfolk…who knew?). 17.35: Coverage of the Monaco Grand Prix starts on the BBC. There had been some fast driving to make this deadline (insert our car-doesn’t-have-Pirellis-bashing joke here à la Mr Vettel). The most sensational race may have taken place…

Monaco GP – Qualifying

One day I’m going to tell the story of when the husband and me went to the Monaco Grand Prix. Obviously a good time for such a blog post would have been in the build up to the Monaco Grand Prix but the immense logistical operation that was relocating the Power Family to the far-flung…

Monaco GP – Qualifying

And its a hat-trick of poles for Nico Rosberg! One day I’m going to tell the story of when the husband and me went to the Monaco Grand Prix. Obviously a good time for such a blog post would have been in the build up to the Monaco Grand Prix but the immense logistical operation…

Spanish GP – The Race

Barcelona. Stunning city. But generally throws up a total borefest of a race. The Circuit de Catalunya doesn’t do overtaking or drama but if you’re fond of uneventful, processional races, then Barcelona will float your boat. For some inexplicable season, this track has been on the F1 calendar since 1991. Probably because everyone likes coming…

Spanish GP – The Race

The King of Spain Barcelona. Stunning city. But generally throws up a total borefest of a race. The Circuit de Catalunya doesn’t do overtaking or drama but if you’re fond of uneventful, processional races, then Barcelona will float your boat. For some inexplicable season, this track has been on the F1 calendar since 1991. Probably…

Spanish GP – Preview

Dear people who run F1 – please can you fix it (ooops is that now un-PC?) for the F1 calendar not to have a THREE WEEK break after only 2 races and then another THREE WEEK freaking break after the next 2 races. I desperately need a new F1 race in my life like now…

Spanish GP – Preview

The F1 roadshow hits Europe Dear people who run F1 – please can you fix it (ooops is that now un-PC?) for the F1 calendar not to have a THREE WEEK break after only 2 races and then another THREE WEEK freaking break after the next 2 races. I desperately need a new F1 race…