F1 is the greatest motorsport on earth. On this show, we review the latest F1 news, the latest races, have some great discussions on current matters but most importantly we have a good laugh along the way! This is the podcast created by the FormulaNerds team, the online Formula 1 community reaching over 3 Million fans per week across social media and website. Whether you are a fan of Hamilton, Vettel, Mercedes or Red Bull, our panel have all views and favourites covered.
News Roundup 27/07/21
Another week and the trio are back to discuss all the latest news and gossip straight from the world of Formula 1.On the menu this week is all the fallout from Red Bull’s protest against Lewis Hamilton’s penalty at Silverstone, plus the war of words between the world champion and rival Max Verstappen. Silly season is well underway again, with rumour strongly linking Nyck de Vries to Williams and Valtteri Bottas to Alfa Romeo.Alpine have also released some important news, the next destination for sprint qualifying has been confirmed and could we see a Texas Grand Prix in 2021?Follow FormulaNerdswww.Facebook.com/FormulaNerdswww.twitter.com/FormulaNerdswww.instagram.com/FormulaNerdswww.formulanerds.com
Sam Bird - Formula E Championship Leader [EPISODE REWIND]
This week we revisit one of your favourite episodes recorded earlier in the year where Oli, Callum, Matt, Dan and Emma were joined by Formula E driver, Sam Bird.Sam tells us all about Formula E, the all-electric racing series, and why we should be watching more of it as motorsport fans. He guides us through the impact of Formula E on the electric car industry and how important that is for the future.He talks us through his career to date and how he missed out on a top drive in Formula One, and where he would like to be in the future. Callum is keen to find out what era of racing Sam would love to participate in if he went back in time, plus Dan asks if Sam has any pre-race rituals prompting Emma to find out what is on Sam's pre-race music playlist. We find out how different his mindset is racing in other series such as Le Mans, and delve into Formula E in more detail including the fan boost, and if the sport could be a feeder series into Formula One. Oli asks Sam about the challenges of Formula E and what the sport needs to do to overcome them. We discuss his championship hopes for this season with Jaguar after his win in Saudi Arabia, his stand out career wins and are introduced to his beautiful little pooch, Buddy.Follow FormulaNerdswww.Facebook.com/FormulaNerdswww.twitter.com/FormulaNerdswww.instagram.com/FormulaNerdswww.formulanerds.com
News Roundup 22/07/21
On this week’s News Roundup ‘Cut to the Race’ podcast, the trio are back to cover all the biggest stories coming out of the world of Formula 1 and the aftermath from the British Grand Prix.We discussed the war of the words between Mercedes and Red Bull after that controversial crash. In the aftermath of Hamilton’s commission being published, we explored how F1 doing more to increase inclusion and diversity in the sport after racist comments. Our thoughts and opinions on the 2022 car and new video game, the continuation of the Bottas/Russell saga, and finally Alfa Romeo/Sauber’s contract in F1.Dan, Charlotte and Jay discuss last week’s race predictions and make some new bold predictions of their own!Follow FormulaNerdswww.Facebook.com/FormulaNerdswww.twitter.com/FormulaNerdswww.instagram.com/FormulaNerdswww.formulanerds.com
The FormulaNerds 2021 British GP Review
On today's episode, our panel of Oli, Matt, Emma, and Michael discuss the 2021 British Grand Prix. A very tightly contested championship battle just got a lot closer and a lot spicier on track and on the podcast. The gang starts out by giving their verdicts on the Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton incident at Copse corner in lap 1. From who was at fault, to the "controversial?" penalty, the fallout for the rest of the reason and even the statements and actions of Toto Wolff and Christian Horner are discussed. The team then discusses the merits, downfalls, and possible alternative structures for the much-discussed and debated Sprint Qualifying format. While discussing the events of the actual race, things get a little silly when discussing the surprise podiums and the effects for the standings and the rest of the year. The team finally as always give their race reviews and driver of the day.Follow FormulaNerdswww.Facebook.com/FormulaNerdswww.twitter.com/FormulaNerdswww.instagram.com/FormulaNerdswww.formulanerds.com
News Roundup 14/07/21
On this week’s News Roundup ‘Cut to the Race’ podcast, the trio are back to cover all the biggest stories coming out of the world of Formula 1.Could this be Kimi Raikkonen’s final season? Will there be a second race at Silverstone this year? Speaking of Silverstone, it’s once again British Grand Prix weekend! Dan and Charlotte have decided to leave Jay and go, but the trio rattled through all the biggest talking points ahead of the weekend. Including if Lewis Hamilton can halt Max Verstappen’s recent dominance and if Lando Norris can keep up his good form.It’s the most exciting weekend of the year race fans!Follow FormulaNerdswww.Facebook.com/FormulaNerdswww.twitter.com/FormulaNerdswww.instagram.com/FormulaNerdswww.formulanerds.com
News Roundup 8/7/21 & F1 Tech Talk with Craig Scarborough
On this week’s News Roundup ‘Cut to the Race’ Podcast – Dan, Charlotte and Jay are back to discuss all the biggest talking points from the world of Formula 1 over the last week.The trio looked back at Lewis Hamilton’s new contract, Daniel Ricciardo’s anguish at another cancelled Australian GP, Lando Norris’ penalty situation and Christian Horner’s reaction to the recent 2025 engine talks.Charlotte and Jay also caught up with F1 TV analyst and tech expert Craig Scarborough to discover some of his favourite innovations, find out about some of the reasons why Red Bull and Max Verstappen have been so good this year and what to be excited about in 2022.Follow FormulaNerdswww.Facebook.com/FormulaNerdswww.twitter.com/FormulaNerdswww.instagram.com/FormulaNerdswww.formulanerds.com
Fantastic F1 Podcast!
If you have not listened to the The 'Cut To The Race' FormulaNerds Podcast, you need to. So Oli, Matt, Callum and Emma , I embarrassingly admit that I am just now getting around to listening to your podcast. And I admit that WTF1 has always been my go to post race podcast along with BTG podcast. But I just did a marathon cooking spree and listened to 4 hours of your podcasts. Seriously, GREAT PODCAST!!! Very interesting, great content, entertaining and really nice blend of perspectives. And Matt, I have to say, as one of your fellow three American F1 fans lol!, really awesome job representing! 😁. Thanks guys. Really enjoy it!
Finally a refreshing perspective!
Just stumbled upon this and have to say so impressed! Interesting topics, questions and perspective in every episode. I find a lot of F1 commentary is very repetitive so this show is refreshing. Good job guys!
Best F1 Podcast
If you don’t listen to this show, you better fix your priorities and your life. Best F1 podcast ever!