Formula 1 interviews, reaction and reports. 5 Live presents a round-up of the race weekend.
Top 10 moments of 2020
Jennie and the 5 Live F1 team count down their top 10 moments of 2020. From Lewis Hamilton’s record-equalling 7th world title to Romain Grosjean’s dramatic crash in Bahrain, they discuss each moment and why it made it on the list. We relive some of those thrilling moments and hear from those involved.
Lewis Hamilton: The Greatest?
Jennie Gow presents a special bonus edition of the pod as Lewis Hamilton has equalled Michael Schumacher’s all-time record of seven drivers’ titles.
You’ll hear from Felipe Massa - Schumacher’s former team-mate and Hamilton’s main title rival in 2008, Mercedes boss Toto Wolff and from the man himself, in what has been a defining year for Hamilton both on and off the race track.
Rebecca Clancy – motor racing correspondent for The Times, Scott Mitchell from The Race and American freelance journalist Sef Harding debate whether he’s now the greatest Formula One driver ever, if he’s the greatest British sportsperson of all time and discuss how he’s changed as a person in 2020 through his campaigns for equality, diversity and sustainability.
Rise of the Silver Arrows
Jack Nicholls and the team chart Mercedes' dominance of the sport. We hear from boss Toto Wolff and Lewis Hamilton.
What coronavirus means for the F1 season
Jennie Gow is joined by Jack Nicholls, Jolyon Palmer and Andrew Benson to discuss what’s been a busy week of announcements regarding the future of Formula One. We hear which races have been postponed or cancelled and how the teams are planning to help the NHS. Plus, the team reflect on the cancellation of the Australian Grand Prix weekend just hours before it was scheduled to start.
The Big F1 Quiz of the Year
Steve Rider hosts a special end of year quiz as the 5 Live F1 team battle it out to show who has the best knowledge of the 2019 Formula 1 Season.
Jenson Button: A ten year anniversary special
Ten years ago today, Jenson Button was crowned the Formula 1 world champion. In this special episode he sits down with Victoria Turner to reminisce about that fairy-tale season in 2009 and the many highs and some lows that came with it.
Pundits are extremely arrogant and have bias towards preferred teams and drivers. Limited technical review. The Autosport podcast is much better for insightful analysis and balanced race reviews.