Formula 1's first ever red flagged Grand Prix

There has apparently only ever been one Grand Prix held on September 19 over the decades - and...

A salute to Switzerland's most popular F1 journeyman

Born on this day in 1951, Marc Surer is one of the 31 drivers hailing from Switzerland to...

Birthday boy Damon Hill puts a firm grip on his future

Damon Hill is 60 years young today, so we wish the 1996 World Champion and Sky Sports pundit...

When Ferrari mourned the victims of 9-11

Five days after the 9-11 terrorist attacks that had taken place in the US, Ferrari vowed to show...

Slipping through the rain drops at Spa, à la Senna

On this day in 1985, Ayrton Senna won the Belgian Grand Prix at Spa, skillfully managing the wet-to-dry...

When you're good enough, you're old enough!

On this day in 2008, Formula 1 saw a spring chicken named Sebastian Vettel become the youngest ever...

When Fangio rained on Ferrari's home parade

The tifosi converged to Monza for the Italian Grand Prix on this day in 1953, expecting a Scuderia...

The man who blew up McLaren's perfect track record

Born on this day in 1948, Jean-Louis Schlesser's claim to fame in F1 was the result of his...

Remembering the good times with Ronnie

Formula 1 was left in a state of shock on this day in 1978 when it was revealed...

Monza's traditional Friday visit from the Commendatore

Enzo Ferrari famously never attended the races in which his scarlet red machines were entered, even when the...

Scheckter brings it home for himself and Ferrari

On this day in 1979, Jody Scheckter delivered the world title to himself and to Ferrari by winning...

The day Briatore made Schumacher his own

On this day in 1991, Michael Schumacher lined up on the Italian Grand Prix grid with Benetton for...