Author Archives: Marta SV

F1 – Monaco GP – Race

Bonjour, MiniFans! After Saturday’s electrifying qualifying session that went down to the wire, Sunday woke up with the promise of a fight for the win between a pair of two-time world champions who won’t back down against the other. Tyres became an eye-catching detail, as mediums and hards were scattered throughout, with Verstappen leaning towards the softer compound of the

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F1 – Monaco GP – Qualifying

Bonjour, MiniFans! After an unexpected weekend without a grand prix, which was cancelled because of extreme weather circumstances in the Emilia Romagna region, we’re back to racing. Monaco welcomes F1 back to its track, a place that hasn’t historically seen upgrades brought to it, but due to the exceptional circumstances, teams like Mercedes have been forced to push them back

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F1 – Miami GP – Race

Hello, MiniFans! After the shake up of the usual order in yesterday’s qualifying, we need to add the rain that fell overnight on the track, leaving it green and with virtually no grip. With Alonso’s promise to fight for first place, the defence Pérez will need to put up and both Verstappen and Leclerc needing a comeback to even smell

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F1 – Miami GP – Qualifying

Hello, MiniFans! A sea of blue and pink has welcomed F1 back to Miami. With the addition of new asphalt, mistakes were common during the free practices, as was a seemingly quick degradation of soft tyres due to this different surface. However, some things never change and Verstappen had presented his candidacy to the pole position, the rest of the

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F1 – Azerbaijan GP – Race

Salam, MiniFans! After Saturday’s sprint race in the new format, a few questions remained. Will Leclerc manage to gain more from his pole position? What is Verstappen’s real race pace when his sidepod doesn’t have a huge hole in it? Has Aston Martin solved its DRS troubles? Well, let’s see what Baku has in store! A clean start from the

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F1 – Australian GP – Race

Howdy, MiniFans! The sun shone brilliantly over Albert Park since early morning, welcoming everyone to a new Sunday of racing. Both Pérez and Bottas took “advantage” of their positions at the back of the grid to change some elements in their cars, taking the penalty of being demoted to a pitlane start. Beside this, eyes focused at the front to

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F1 – Australian GP – Qualifying

Howdy, MiniFans! After making an appearance throughout the weekend, the rain peeked from behind a few clouds before qualifying kicked off, and threatened to come back before it was over, holding the promise of some fun thanks to a wet track. However, F1 is notorious for jinxing the weather forecast and whisk the rain away… The possibility of variable track

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F1 – Saudi Arabian GP – Race

Ahlan, MiniFans! Saturday gave us a bit of an unexpected grid for today, even with the prior knowledge of Leclerc’s ten place penalty. One gearbox change later after it was discovered to be the problem behind Verstappen’s lack of power in Q2, he would need to start from 15th, and attention will need to be divided between the front, where

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