On This Day: 1 January

On this day in 1965 the first Formula 1 Grand Prix of the 1965 season was taking place in South Africa. John Surtees entered the new season as the reigning Driver’s Champion having won with Scuderia Ferrari, and would start the ’65 season driving for the Scuderia.

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Grand Slam

Today sees the beginning of the Tennis US Open which along with the Australian Open, Wimbeldon and the French Open, form the Tennis Grand Slam. Formula One itself also has a Grand Slam of its own which consists of claiming pole position, fastest lap and claiming the win whilst leading every lap. It is also […]

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Aintree Grand Prix

When you think of the British Grand Prix and especially when it comes to the circuit, you probably think of Silverstone. You may even think of Brands Hatch which hosted the event in the 70’s and 80’s, or even Brooklands which hosted British Grand Prix’s in the 1920’s. However if I said to you Aintree, […]

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Pre Race: British Grand Prix

2014 race winner: Lewis Hamilton 51st British Grand Prix to be held at Silverstone Five of the currently active Formula One drivers have won the event Most successful British driver at event: Jim Clark Most successful driver(s) at event: Jim Clark and Alain Prost For more information about the British Grand Prix click the read more […]

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