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Lewis Hamilton was 'desperate to join Red Bull' before signing for Mercedes, says Red Bull boss
Lewis Hamilton was 'desperate to join Red Bull' before signing for Mercedes, says Red Bull boss

Potential boss – Horner says Hamilton intended to join Red Bull following his exit from McLarenThree-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton, who won his last two titles with the team, was ‘desperate’ to drive for Red Bull Racing following his exit from McLaren in 2012, according to team principal Christian Horner.Hamilton won the first of his championship titles with McLaren in 2008; he had made his debut with the Woking-based team

Jan 20 2016
Predicting 5 things that could happen during the 2016 F1 season
Predicting 5 things that could happen during the 2016 F1 season

F1 Grand Prix of Abu DhabiThe 2016 Formula 1 season commences with the Australian Grand Prix on 18th March. There are still two and a half months to go, but if we look at the right things and in the right places, we can make several predictions of how the season will go. Here are 5 of them.A proper rivalry between Ferrari and MercedesIf there is one team which has dominated F1 since 2014, it’s Mercedes. Many people agree with Bernie Ecclest

Jan 11 2016
The decline of F1: has the jewel of motorsport slid off track?
The decline of F1: has the jewel of motorsport slid off track?

F1: Crash and burn?As the year draws to a close, another season of Formula One steadily decelerates to the festive season. This year saw Lewis Hamilton equal his hero Ayrton Senna’s record of three world titles, an accolade achieved by only an elite handful that have driven a Formula One car.But even with the relentless tenacity, and blood, sweat and tears of drivers and engineers involved, the sport has lost the charm it once had in Senna&

Dec 28 2015
Sportskeeda's International Sportsperson of the Year 2015 - counting down from No. 10 to No. 1
Sportskeeda's International Sportsperson of the Year 2015 - counting down from No. 10 to No. 1

2015 was another banner year for sports, but when has a year not been so? Every single year, it seems, we see hundreds of compelling, captivating, cathartic storylines in the sporting world, with heroes and superheroes emerging in each discipline. There's an epic battle at every athletic corner of the world, and a legendary gladiator standing tall whenever the dust settles. Comparing those fascinating storylines and heroic perfor

Dec 25 2015
Lewis Hamilton, Motor-mouth
Lewis Hamilton, Motor-mouth

    After a three week break, the Inside Line F1 Podcast is back with their 40th episode of the 2015 F1 season! This season has been about Lewis Hamilton - his wins, losses, social media antics, music and the stuff he's said. Mithila and Kunal go about listing all that the three time World Champion has said in the last few weeks and all that the others have said about him. Is Lewis Hamilton the new bad boy of For

World champion to back of the grid: Why Fernando Alonso is still one of the greats
World champion to back of the grid: Why Fernando Alonso is still one of the greats

We are the Champions: 2005 WDC Fernando Alonso of Renault with team boss Flavio BriatoreThe only man who can understand Fernando Alonso best is Fernando Alonso himself. Yes, fans who measure in millions will have view points as will Bernie.Ron Dennis will surely say that in him lies the portrait of the most complete Formula One driver since Senna and Schumacher.Flavio Briatore, the flamboyant and controversial Italian, who led the now re-invigora

Dec 14 2015
#NoMatterWhat - The rise to stardom of Lewis Hamilton and his domination of Formula 1
#NoMatterWhat - The rise to stardom of Lewis Hamilton and his domination of Formula 1

3-time World Champion Lewis Hamilton is no more a rising star, but is now definitely a superstarLewis Carl Davis Hamilton, MBE. A man who reigns supreme at the top of his trade. Most F1 enthusiasts know him as Hami, or Ham, or ‘that guy who just won 3 world championships.’Born to Carmen Lebalestier and Anthony Hamilton in Stevenage, outside London, Hamilton’s parents divorced when he was only two, leading the young Lewis to live

Dec 12 2015
#NoMatterWhat  - The story behind the rise of Mercedes AMG Petronas
#NoMatterWhat - The story behind the rise of Mercedes AMG Petronas

Mercedes AMG Petronas have been the team to beat in Formula One for the last few yearsThey’ve just sealed their second constructors’ championship in a row, and Mercedes AMG Petronas are on a roll, with their star driver Lewis Hamilton winning his 2nd drivers’ championship in a row and third overall.But the beginning of 2014 had told a different story. That story had been tilted largely in favour of Infiniti Red Bull Racing and t

Dec 12 2015
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2015: Nico Rosberg wins the final race of the season
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2015: Nico Rosberg wins the final race of the season

Nico Rosberg started on pole and won the race Mercedes’ Nico Rosberg won the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, which was the final race of the 2014-15 F1 season with a timing of 1:38:30.175. Nico Rosberg started the final race of the season at the pole position, with his teammate Lewis Hamilton in the 2nd spot and Kimi Raikkonen at third. Nico Rosberg made a thundering start as Lewis Hamilton was content with battling Raikkonen fo

Nov 29 2015
Top 5 funniest moment in Formula One
Top 5 funniest moment in Formula One

Although the drivers and mechanics work around the clock to make sure that the car is in tip-top condition and to unleash the true potential for those V6 turbo beasts, Formula One is not just about all work and no play. They are human after all and still find time to horse around and play the fool. The 2015 rain soaked US GP in Austin was living proof of that, when the hurricane struck the East Coast it was impossible to conduct qualifying so to

Nov 17 2015
Capgate: Nico Rosberg vs Lewis Hamilton
Capgate: Nico Rosberg vs Lewis Hamilton

After his teammate beat him to the title at the United States Grand Prix to take his third World Drivers' Champioship this year, Rosberg had the 2nd place cap thrown to him by Lewis Hamilton, throwing it back to the Briton in frustration. Of late, however, Rosberg seems to have found renewed form and vigour in the races since, winning the Mexican Grand Prix and the Brazilian Grand Prix in quick succession after the incident F1 media labell

Nov 17 2015
Why Lewis Hamilton's brother is an inspiration for disabled people everywhere
Why Lewis Hamilton's brother is an inspiration for disabled people everywhere

Lewis Hamilton’s brother Nicolas suffers from cerebral palsy (image courtesy MBSW) Nicolas Hamilton, the younger brother of Lewis Hamilton is an inspiration for disable people everywhere in the world as he fought out of his wheelchair to make his racing debut in the British Tour Car Championship in June 2015. Nicolas, aged 23, suffers from a form of Cerebral Palsy known as Spastic Diplegia, which is a neu

Nov 16 2015
Brazilian Grand Prix 2015: Nico Rosberg takes victory
Brazilian Grand Prix 2015: Nico Rosberg takes victory

Rosberg took his 2nd victory in a row at the Brazilian Grand Prix Mercedes AMG Petronas’ Nico Rosberg won the Brazilian Grand Prix at the Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace today after starting the race from pole. The German took a record 5th pole in a row yesterday, and capitalised on it to take his second win a row. He won last year’s Grand Prix, starting that from pole as well. The Mercedes pair almost made contact in the first lap,

Nov 15 2015
5 instances in Formula 1 where teammates simply hated each other
5 instances in Formula 1 where teammates simply hated each other

There’s rivalry outside a team – and Formula One had many of those. Then there’s intra-team rivalry, which can be good for competition – but taken too far can result in serious fractures within the team, sometimes irreparable. Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg’s rivalry is now in the spotlight after the formerly close friends are reported to be at loggerheads and struggling to get along, each feeling that the other is

Nov 15 2015
Brazilian F1 Grand Prix 2015: Qualifying results
Brazilian F1 Grand Prix 2015: Qualifying results

Nico Rosberg is on pole; he won the race from pole last year Mercedes continued to dominate proceedings as they have this year, following their wins at the drivers’ and constructors' championships. Teammates Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg fought it out through 3 qualifying sessions for the German to come out on top. Rosberg was also polesitter at last year’s race, beating Hamilton to P2 in qualifying and eventually the race

Nov 14 2015
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