Monthly Archives: November 2014

Can Williams Continue Their 2014 Success Through the 2015 Formula 1 Season?

Last Sunday in Abu Dhabi, the Williams Formula One team capped their best season in more than a decade with their first double-podium finish since 2005.

With Felipe Massa hunting down Mercedes’ Lewis Hamilton in the final laps, it looked like Williams might even have enough pace for their first victory since early in 2012, but, in the end, Massa and his teammate Valtteri Bottas settled for second and third.


Abu Dhabi Grand Prix 2014: 10 Key Facts About Yas Marina Circuit

The Yas Marina Circuit in Abu Dhabi is hosting the final race of the 2014 Formula One season this weekend. While Mercedes have already locked up the constructors’ title, the drivers’ championship will be decided in the desert, with Lewis Hamilton having the inside line on Nico Rosberg to claim the title.

Bernie Ecclestone Is Not as Out-of-Touch as He Seems on Social Media

Formula One CEO Bernie Ecclestone is very good at a few things. His particular skills include making money, growing a business and getting people upset, not necessarily in that order.


On Sunday morning, I finally got to sleep in a bit, but I did have an interview scheduled with Simona de Silvestro, who was training with the Sauber team in the hopes of securing a race seat for 2015 (although that plan has since fallen through).

Jolyon Palmer Interview: The GP2 Champ Discusses His Hopes for a Formula 1 Drive

On October 11, Jolyon Palmer won the GP2 feature race at the Sochi Autodrom, clinching the 2014 GP2 title. Palmer is the first British driver to win the series since current Formula One championship leader Lewis Hamilton did it in 2006.

2014 Brazilian Grand Prix

I’m still catching up with the blog after being away in Austin. Here are my preview and reaction articles from the Brazilian Grand Prix.

2014 United States Grand Prix

Two weeks ago, I was in Austin to cover the U.S. Grand Prix for Bleacher Report. I took a ride with Sebastian Vettel in the Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge concept car, interviewed Daniel Ricciardo, Mario Andretti and Helmut Marko, and saw a wild armadillo! Full report to follow (I guess after I finish my Canadian Grand Prix entry), but in the meantime, here are the stories I filed from Texas.