It’s the first Grand Prix in Russia for 100 years! Just a week after Jules Bianchi’s accident, that’s still on everyone’s mind, but another race means more championship points and implications. Some more silly season talk, listener feedback, and more. Visit http://funwithcars.com
Jules Bianchi suffered a serious injury at the Japanese Grand Prix, a race already replete with news, silly season controversy, and serious weather. We wish Bianchi a speedy recovery, and his family and the Marussia team our support.
Despite the impending typhoon, a remarkable race went on and delighted the steadfast, and soaking wet, formula 1 fans. We discuss silly season silliness, race results, and much more. Visit http://funwithcars.com
It’s the start of the second set of flyaway races for the one and only night race at Singapore. We discuss tire strategy, the merits of more reliability, and of course all the fun as a result of much tighter qualifying session. Visit http://funwithcars.com
Just a few days after our last show, we discuss the race from Monza, new silly season talk, Hamilton’s mind games, regard for Ricciardo, and a whole lot more. Visit http://funwithcars.com
In this belated coverage (again) we cover the happy occasion of what delayed us in the first place and dig into the crazy, action packed news that preceded the Grand Prix; silly season is certainly in full swing. The race itself was thrilling and brought on much more discussion, and frankly, more consensus than we expected. And a sarcastic Fun with Cars first: we talk about F1 2014 sound! Of course, there’s always time for listener feedback and predictions. Visit http://funwithcars.com for more.
In this belated coverage, we do our best to remember all that went on in the dramatic Hungarian race. We get Robin’s take on his visit to Spa for the Blancpain 24H race, talk some news, listener feedback, and predictions. Visit http://funwithcars.com for more.
Germany served an extra large stein of racing for 2014, along with a side of drama. We discuss the deception of the modern World Championship points system, the continued intra-team rivalries, and begin the silly season with our own predictions. Wouldn’t you know it, the sound of Formula 1 came up too. Of course we dive into listener feedback, and predictions. Then Robin sings a song! Visit http://funwitchcars.com for blog posts, feedback, and more.
We record a show remotely, with Jim in England and Robin stateside at FwC world headquarters. Discussion of the mixed-up qualifying, thrilling racing, news, and more! With listener feedback, a clip of Formula E cars, and a special bonus song! Visit http://funwithcars.com.
In this show, Jim and Robin cover the topsy-turvy qualifying and racing that made for F1’s great return to Austria. Debate over teammate relative performances, what’s wrong with Red Bull, Williams on the rise, and more. Also we delve into Robin’s article about Michael Schumacher for Road & Track, listener feedback and predictions. Visit http://funwitchcars.com for blog posts, feedback, and more.
We talk about the Mercedes qualifying pace verses the other front runners, and the simmering team tension that continues between Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton. We discuss the higher than average attrition as well as Montreal’s ability to consistently provide great racing. Pit Reporter Jamey Price tells us more behind the scenes insights from this memorable grand prix. Visit http://funwitchcars.com for blog posts, feedback, and more.