Switzerland's most popular F1 journeyman

Born on this day in 1951, Marc Surer retired from F1 in 1986, with 81 Grand Prix starts...

Remembering the good times with the Super Swede

Formula 1 was left in a state of shock on September 11, 1978 when it was revealed that...

On this day: four classic Nurburgring winners

August 4th has seen several German Grand Prix races held at the classic 14-mile Nurburgring down the years,...

Born on this day: the most successful Kiwi in F1

It was on this day in 1936 that Denis Clive Hulme was born on a tobacco farm in...

Jim Clark's last gasp lucky Belgian win

Even in the golden era of such legendary drivers as Jim Clark, Graham Hill, Bruce McLaren and Dan...

Scheckter offers Tyrrell six-pack its single success

We never willingly pass up an opportunity to show off the Tyrrell P34, one of Formula 1's most...

Birthday boy Coulthard's final Grand Prix triumph

Former Formula 1 driver David Coulthard turns 48 today. He retired from racing in 2008 but remains an...

Only two weeks until take off...

There's just two weeks to go now until the first weekend of the 2019 Formula 1 world championship...

A no-frills car launch back in François Cevert's day!

French driver François Cevert was born on this day in 1944. He made his début in the Netherlands,...

'Big John' Surtees: Still a giant in our hearts

John Surtees, who was born in Surrey, England on this day in 1934, remains one of the true...

The Midland M16 - Russia's first Formula 1 car

On this day in 2006, the newly-christened Midland F1 Racing team unveiled its first car at Silverstone. Billionaire...

Five years since Michael Schumacher's accident

Five years ago today, seven-time Formula 1 world champion Michael Schumacher was on holiday with his family, skiing...

The rapid rise and quick descent of Super Aguri

Super Aguri's application to join Formula 1 became a reality on this day in 2005, although formal confirmation...

When Justin Wilson reached new heights at Minardi

It was on this day in 2002 that Minardi confirmed that Justin Wilson would be driving for them...

Colin Chapman, F1's greatest pioneer

Entrepreneur, car designer, engineer, pioneer and Lotus team founder Colin Chapman suffered a fatal heart attack on December...

Clay Regazzoni, one of Ferrari's greatest icons

Although he never succeeded in becoming Formula 1 world champion, Clay Regazzoni is undoubtedly one of the sport's...

Mr President: The rise and rise of Jean Todt

Last week's FIA Prize Giving in St Petersburg, Russia was a showcase event for sport's governing body, and...

A legend bows out of Formula 1

It was on this day in 1997 that news emerged that Ken Tyrrell was to depart Formula 1...