Jack Nicholls, Jolyon Palmer and Andrew Benson look back at what turned out to be a comfortable victory for Lewis Hamilton at the Chinese Grand Prix. We also discuss team orders at Ferrari and whether it was fair Daniil Kvyat received a penalty.
Alex Jacques, Jolyon Palmer and Andrew Benson review a busy qualifying session from Shanghai which saw Valtteri Bottas fend off team-mate Lewis Hamilton to claim pole position ahead of tomorrow’s Chinese Grand Prix. We hear from both Mercedes drivers and Ferrari’s Sebastien Vettel and also discuss Red Bull’s huge error.
As Formula One celebrates its 1000th race this weekend, the 5 live F1 team sit down with the former boss of the sport Bernie Ecclestone. We hear his views and memories on a wide variety of topics from attending that first race in 1950, to what he now misses about the sport and why Ferrari need to return to winning ways.
After a busy race under the lights in the desert, Jack and Jolyon reflect on Lewis Hamilton’s surprise victory in Bahrain after Ferrari’s Charles Leclerc was denied a first F1 win due to an engine failure. Mercedes ended up with another maximum points finish but the young Ferrari driver did manage to hold on for third.
Jack and Jolyon look back at a busy qualifying session after Charles Leclerc took his first F1 pole in only his second weekend in a Ferrari. The pair ask what this means for both the team and Sebastien Vettel. They also ask how worried should Red Bull and Renault after both teams look short on pace.
Jennie Gow, Jolyon Palmer and Jack Nicholls preview the second race of the Formula One season in Bahrain. The team ask if Mercedes' Valtteri Bottas can follow up his opening victory in Melbourne, or if teammate Lewis Hamilton can strike back. And after a slow start in Melbourne, the panel assess if we'll see any improvement from Ferrari this time around. The team also hear from Mick Schumacher, son of German legend Michael, who is to make his F1 testing debut for Ferrari.
Jennie Gow, Jack Nicholls and former Formula One driver Jolyon Palmer discuss a thrilling final race of the season in the desert as Lewis Hamilton wrapped a championship winning season in style with victory in Abu Dhabi.
We sit down with two-time Formula 1 world champion Fernando Alonso who reflects on his career and explains why he is leaving the sport. Former Renault driver Jolyon Palmer and the BBC's chief F1 sports writer Andrew Benson also look Alonso's legacy and discuss what the future holds for the Spaniard.
Lewis Hamilton signs off the first half of the F1 season with a win in Hungary and now holds a 24 point lead over title rival Sebastian Vettel. Jennie Gow, Jolyon Palmer and Jack Nicholls discuss.
As the popularity, participation and coverage of women’s sport continue to grow – Jennie Gow investigates whether the use of grid girls is a sexist, outdated relic in 2017. Hear the thoughts of the models themselves alongside F1 drivers, team and circuit bosses. Plus find out how the issue is being considered in boxing, cycling and darts.
Jennie Gow presents a Formula One special looking at why Lewis Hamilton has recorded more pole positions than any other driver. Hear from Hamilton himself, his former team-mate Jenson Button, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff and Allan McNish on what sets Hamilton apart on a single lap shoot-out.
The 5 live F1 team look back at the Monaco Grand Prix which was won by Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel.
Fresh from winning the Russian Grand Prix, Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas joins our podcast looking ahead to the Spanish Grand Prix. We ask him; can he beat Hamilton again?
Jack Nicholls and the 5 live F1 team review the opening race of the 2017 season which saw Sebastian Vettel take victory in Australia.
The 5 live Formula 1 team bring you up to speed with the latest F1 news and interviews. Plus a preview of the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne.
Jennie Gow is joined by Mercedes boss Toto Wolff, deputy team principal of Williams Claire Williams, Mark Gallagher and Andrew Benson to look ahead to the 2017 Formula One season.
The 5 live F1 team look ahead to the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as the season comes to a climax. Will Rosberg or Hamilton win the World Championship? Long Synopsis
The 5 live Formula One team look ahead to what could be a pivotal Brazilian Grand Prix this weekend for Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton.
Tom Clarkson and the team are in Austin to preview the American Grand Prix - can Lewis Hamilton put pressure on Nico Rosberg in the race for the World Championship?
Tom Clarkson presents a preview of the Belgian Grand Prix with the 5 live F1 team.
Jennie Gow and Jack Nicholls look ahead to the 2016 Formula 1 season, with the latest from pre-season testing. You'll hear from rising star Max Verstappen, who outlines his hopes for the new campaign.