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By Christine Blachford | Grand Prix motor sport coverage

Selection box - Really just trial and error // Previews for Russia, audio thoughts on Alonso, and much more

The Russian Grand Prix is just around the corner now, and we've been celebrating by gathering together as many F1 podcasts as we could find, posting …

Formula One

The Great Debates - Can you compare F1 eras? // Discussing whether you can decide the greatest champion of all time

00:04:25<p>Slow<p>Size 4.1 MB<br>• Download debate7-can-you-compare-f1-eras.mp3<p>Hello there, F1 friends, and welcome to The Great Debates, the latest mini series …

Formula One

Race information - Russia 2017 // Will Sochi quash F1's awesome race run?

On the face of it, the Russian race doesn't look set to thrill. The new track has exceptionally smooth asphalt which is light on tyres, and therefore …

Formula One

The Great Debates - What is the ideal length of an F1 season? // Races every week or a shorter, more compact calendar?

00:04:41<p>Slow<p>This is The Great Debates, a mini series by Sidepodcast, and you’re listening to the sixth of seven episodes. In this series we’re …

Motorsport

FIA agree to ban shark fins and t-wings from 2018 onwards // Bitesize Formula One news

00:01:00<p>Slow<p>Size 1.1 MB<br>• Download minute1855.mp3<p>The F1 Strategy Group met with the F1 Commission, the FIA, and FOM boss Chase Carey to agree on changes …

Motorsport

Mansell? Mansell? Mansell? - Christine's Rankings, Week 6 // Toro Rosso take centre stage in build up to Russian race

Motorsport

The Great Debates - Should classic F1 circuits be so highly rated? // Old versus new with five different aspects to the discussion

00:05:43<p>Slow<p>Hello and welcome to the fifth episode of The Great Debates, a mini series brought to you by Sidepodcast in search of the reasons behind …

Formula One

The Great Debates - How safe is too safe? // F1 is always trying to improve its safety record and push for more

00:04:51<p>Slow<p>Size 4.5 MB<br>• Download debate4-how-safe-is-too-safe.mp3<p>Hello there, you’ve tuned in to an episode of The Great Debates, a mini series from …

Motorsport

The Great Debates - Is F1 a team or individual sport? // That age old conversation about team orders gets an airing

00:04:39<p>Slow<p>Welcome to The Great Debates, a mini series brought to you by Sidepodcast, focusing on some of the hot topics that surround Formula One …

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The Great Debates - Which F1 qualifying format is best? // Reviewing some of the most (and least) popular grid deciders

00:04:49<p>Slow<p>Hello there, welcome to The Great Debates, a mini series brought to you by Sidepodcast. This is the second episode where we will delve …

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The Great Debates – Is F1 entertainment or sport? // A new mini series highlighting topics that are always up for discussion

00:04:43<p>Slow<p>Hello and welcome to a new mini series from Sidepodcast, The Great Debates. Formula One is surrounded by endless discussion, speculation, …

Formula One

A definitive list of active F1 podcasts in 2017 // Scouring the web, so you don't have to

Since podcasting began, it has been providing a revolutionary means to get great audio and video content out to those all too eager to consume it. …

Digital Media

Selection box - Believe me, it is not a vacation // Round ups from Bahrain as well as a look ahead to the future

This time last week, we were building up the Bahrain race, previewing what was anticipated to be another boring day out in the desert. How wrong that …

Formula One

Sebastian shows his mettle // Ferrari take control with the duel in the desert

A Formula One fan since he was six, back while Häkkinen and Schumacher were having many an epic battle, Adam has seen a great deal. From German …

He's weeping with joy - Christine's Rankings, Week 5 // Driver radio takes precedence in Bahrain

Haas F1 Team

Clip art // A weekend of video work

With a number of days free this week, we tried to make the most of our downtime. In addition to tidying up a few loose ends on this site, we managed …

Sidelining an Aside // Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end

If you follow us on Twitter (and you should, frankly we're a lot of fun) you'll know the Aside with Joe series of podcasts have come to end. After 77 …

Motorsport

Vettel wins ahead of double Mercedes podium in Bahrain // Bitesize Formula One news

00:01:00<p>Slow<p>Size 1.1 MB<br>• Download minute1854.mp3<p>Sebastian Vettel took race victory ahead of both Mercedes drivers, after a double pit stop delay for …

Formula One

Race highlights - Bahrain 2017 // An action-packed afternoon at the Sakhir circuit

Hello F1 friends, you've turned up just in time for the Bahrain Grand Prix, how fortunate!<p>This is the second of back-to-back races, with the Chinese …

Formula One

Valtteri Bottas takes first F1 pole position in Bahrain // Bitesize Formula One news

00:01:00<p>Slow<p>Size 1.1 MB<br>• Download minute1853.mp3<p>Qualifying got underway with more McLaren woes: Stoffel Vandoorne was knocked out in the first session, …

Formula One

F1 Debrief - Go as fast as you can and hope for the best // Alonso's surprising announcement and the paddock reaction

00:22:13<p>Slow<p>On this show, we talk about Alonso's big news regarding a stint in the Indy 500, and the reaction from fellow drivers and team bosses …

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Ferrari post fastest free practice times in Bahrain, but both drivers also break down // Bitesize Formula One news

00:01:00<p>Slow<p>Size 1.1 MB<br>• Download minute1852.mp3<p>First practice at the Sakhir circuit was completed in super hot conditions, so teams weren’t gathering …

Formula One

McLaren confirm Jenson Button as Alonso’s Monaco replacement // Bitesize Formula One news

00:01:00<p>Slow<p>Size 1.1 MB<br>• Download minute1851.mp3<p>It didn’t take long for McLaren to find a ready and willing substitute for Fernando Alonso, after …

Motorsport

Selection box - Verstappen is a demon in the wet // Reviewing the Chinese race and previewing night racing in Bahrain

Every week that goes by, the 2017 Formula One season offers up some more twists and turns both on and off track. This week, we learned that Pascal …

Indy 500

What's all the rumpus? // @TooMuchRacing on the gravity of Alonso's IndyCar switch

Early Wednesday morning motorsport folks lost their collective minds at the news Fernando Alonso will be racing the Indy 500 this year. Initially I …

Formula One

Race information - Bahrain 2017 // Be prepared for the first night race of the season

We've had two races so far this year and they've both been fascinating, for different reasons. In Australia, we were faced with unknowns and left not …

Formula One

Fernando Alonso to race the Indy 500, missing the Monaco Grand Prix // Bitesize Formula One news

00:01:00<p>Slow<p>Size 1.1 MB<br>• Download minute1850.mp3<p>McLaren announced today that they would be racing a car, powered by Honda, in the Indy 500 event set to …

Formula One

This is my name - Christine's Rankings, Week 4 // Passing the time in the damp Chinese conditions

Sports Industry

King Carlos of rain // Sainz stars to put Ferrari and Mercedes on notice

A Formula One fan since he was six, back while Häkkinen and Schumacher were having many an epic battle, Adam has seen a great deal. From German …

Formula One