Posted on Monday, November 2, 2015

Mexican Grand Prix: Driver Ratings

Nico Rosberg returned to the top step of the podium as Mercedes clinched another 1-2. F1Zone.net presents its Mexican Grand Prix driver ratings. 44 | Lewis Hamilton | Mercedes | G: 2nd | R: 2nd | 8/10 Hamilton appeared subdued throughout practice and qualifying but remained confident that focusing on race set-up would pay dividends. However, he remained marginally adrift throughout the race and could never get close enough to Rosberg to even attempt a move. 6 | Nico Rosberg | Mercedes | G: 1st […]

Posted on Thursday, October 29, 2015

Mexican Grand PrixView

Both world titles have been wrapped up in favour of Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes for a second successive season but any fears that the sport could languish in a ‘dead rubber’ should be extinguished as Formula 1 returns to Mexico after a 23-year absence. The Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez is the only ‘new’ venue on the 2015 calendar though in reality the circuit is about to enjoy its third stint in the sport. The parkland venue joined Formula 1 between 1963 and 1970 before returning for […]

Posted on Monday, October 26, 2015

US Grand Prix: Driver Ratings

Lewis Hamilton collected his third world title with his 10th victory of 2015 at the United States Grand Prix. Here, we present our driver ratings from a stunning race.

Posted on Thursday, October 22, 2015

United States Grand PrixView

With one of the titles already decided in Russia two weeks ago - when Mercedes retained its Constructors’ Championship following Kimi Raikkonen’s post-race penalty – the fight for the other trophy enters a decisive phase this weekend. Lewis Hamilton can clinch the Drivers’ title this weekend in Austin, three rounds before the end of the season. There are many permutations but the easiest way is for Hamilton to win the race from Nico Rosberg and Sebastian Vettel and such a result will be sufficient for […]

Posted on Monday, October 12, 2015

Russian Grand Prix: Driver ratings

Lewis Hamilton sailed to his ninth triumph of the 2015 season as Sebastian Vettel and Sergio Perez completed the podium positions. We present our driver ratings from the Russian Grand Prix. 44 | Lewis Hamilton | Mercedes | G: 2nd | R: 1st | 9/10 Hamilton couldn’t match Nico Rosberg’s pace during qualifying but from second place he launched his attack, one which Rosberg was wise to. Problem for Rosberg gave him an easy ride and he now has one hand on the trophy for […]

Posted on Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Russian Grand PrixView

Formula 1 returns to action this weekend for the sport’s second visit to the Sochi Autodrom, which winds its way around the park which hosted last year’s Winter Olympics, adjacent to the Black Sea. Lewis Hamilton returns to the scene of his 2014 triumph with a 48 point lead over Nico Rosberg, while Mercedes can clinch its second successive Constructors’ Championship at the scene of its first triumph. The circuit Russia hosted a couple of Grands Prix in the early 1900s but last year marked […]

Posted on Monday, September 28, 2015

Japanese Grand Prix: Driver ratings

Lewis Hamilton collected his eighth win of the year after an incisive move on Nico Rosberg at the first corner. Here, F1Zone.net provides its driver ratings from the Japanese Grand Prix. 44 | Lewis Hamilton | Mercedes | G: 2nd | R: 1st | 10/10 Lock-up into the hairpin on his first run proved costly in qualifying as he was denied a second lap by Daniil Kvyat’s crash. Hamilton was assertive at the start and kept his foot in it at Turn 2, taking a […]

Posted on Thursday, September 24, 2015

Japanese Grand PrixView

Formula 1 continues its Asian leg with a poignant return to Japan, a year on from Jules Bianchi’s tragic and ultimately fatal accident at Suzuka. The Frenchman’s horrific collision with a recovery vehicle in 2014 cast a shadow over one of the year’s most popular events, courtesy of the challenging circuit, the history of the sport in the country and the passionate Japanese fans. Lewis Hamilton heads to Japan with a reduced 41 point lead over Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg following his retirement in Singapore, […]

Posted on Monday, September 21, 2015

Vintage Vettel: Singapore Grand Prix review

Mercedes dropped the ball in Singapore and it was Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel who emphatically ran away with the race - full review of the Singapore Grand Prix

Posted on Monday, September 21, 2015

Singapore GP: Driver Ratings

Sebastian Vettel secured an emphatic victory while Mercedes struggled for pace for the first time in the V6 era. Here. we present our driver ratings from the Singapore Grand Prix. 44 | Lewis Hamilton | Mercedes | G: 5th | R: Ret | 7/10 Hamilton and Mercedes struggled throughout the weekend but in race trim it was looking better, with the Briton holding fourth position despite being on the Prime tyre. However, he then lost engine power and tumbled down the order and into retirement. […]

Posted on Thursday, September 17, 2015

Singapore Grand PrixView

The Formula 1 paddock ventures outside of Europe for what feels like the final leg of the year, as Singapore begins a sequence of races to round out the 2015 season. The event around the Marina Bay Street Circuit has already become a staple of the campaign thanks to the vibrant city of Singapore and spectacular backdrop, while the punishing track results in a physically demanding two-hour race for drivers. Lewis Hamilton arrives chasing his third Singapore victory and third win on the bounce having […]

Posted on Monday, September 7, 2015

Italian Grand Prix: Driver ratings

Lewis Hamilton extended his championship lead to 53 points with a commanding victory in the Italian Grand Prix. Here, F1Zone.net presents its driver ratings. 44 | Lewis Hamilton | Mercedes | G: 1st | R: 1st | 10/10 Hamilton appeared serene all weekend, keeping Rosberg at bay prior to the German’s engine change. He cruised away in the race and was never troubled, though post-race tyre pressure brouhaha was tense – many feel he escaped lightly. 6 | Nico Rosberg | Mercedes | G: 4th […]