The Race F1 Podcast

The Race F1 Podcast brings you comprehensive coverage of every aspect of Formula 1 racing, with discussion of the latest breaking Formula One news, debate about the biggest topics and in-depth analysis after each grand prix.

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Abu Dhabi test: Alonso makes Aston debut
30 min
2
Abu Dhabi GP: Verstappen's victory, Vettel's fa...
43 min
3
Hulkenberg in, Schumacher out at Haas in 2023
50 min
4
Brazilian GP: Red Bull row as Russell breaks th...
57 min
5
What’s still to play for in F1 2022
47 min
6
Is Alonso right to criticise “unprepared” Alpine?
59 min
7
What does Red Bull's future in F1 look like aft...
54 min
8
Mexican GP: Could Mercedes have denied record-b...
52 min
9
What Red Bull's cost cap breach penalty means f...
28 min
10
What to expect from Audi's F1 works team
58 min
11
United States GP: Should Hamilton and Mercedes ...
57 min
12
McLaren's cost cap 'cheating' calls and Ricciar...
67 min
13
Why Ferrari's 2022 F1 title bid fell apart
61 min
14
BONUS: The secrets of semi-automatic gearboxes
Discover the wonderful world of F1 tech
45 min
15
The battle over Red Bull's F1 cost cap breach
34 min
16
Japanese GP review: Controversy, confusion, cha...
60 min
17
Honda's first steps in possible full return + H...
51 min
18
Singapore GP review: Perez's best, Verstappen's...
55 min
19
Red Bull F1 cost cap suspicions explained
28 min
20
Zhou's new Alfa deal and how team's 2022 declin...
26 min
21
Has Schumacher done enough to earn a 2023 F1 seat?
58 min
22
Why AlphaTauri had no option but to re-sign Tsu...
37 min
23
What should Ricciardo do next?
58 min
24
Who should Alpine sign alongside Ocon for 2023?
39 min
25
Italian GP review: Flunked finish and Ferrari f...
51 min
26
Why Porsche has called off F1 move...for now
27 min
27
The Herta controversy and why Alpine wants Gasly
29 min
28
Dutch GP review: Conspiracy theories and Merced...
51 min
29
How Alpine let Piastri slip into the hands of M...
Analysing Oscar Piastri's contract saga
29 min
30
Belgian GP review: Why was Verstappen so stunni...
50 min
31
Audi announces F1 entry - the key questions ans...
31 min
32
Why McLaren gave up on Daniel Ricciardo
37 min
33
F1 is back - what to expect from Spa
37 min
34
How Verstappen has become an F1 great, with Dut...
57 min
35
Our verdict on who could switch from IndyCar to F1
71 min
36
Why does nobody want to drive for Alpine in F1?
44 min
37
What's going on with Piastri and Alpine...and M...
36 min
38
Inside Alonso's shock Aston Martin F1 2023 deal
34 min
39
Hungarian Grand Prix 2022 review
64 min
40
Vettel's F1 retirement bombshell, and who will ...
31 min
41
French Grand Prix 2022 review
53 min
42
Ricciardo's McLaren future and possible replace...
53 min
43
Austrian Grand Prix 2022 review
56 min
44
COMING SOON: Series 6 of Bring Back V10s
1 min
45
BONUS: Zhou's Silverstone crash analysed + why ...
A bonus episode from The Race F1 Tech Show
59 min
46
British Grand Prix 2022 review
55 min
47
How Max Verstappen has evolved in 2022 + Pierre...
57 min
48
Canadian Grand Prix 2022 review
55 min
49
BONUS: The job of an F1 Race Engineer, by Kimi ...
56 min
50
Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2022 review
57 min
51
Perez stays, but is Ricciardo on his way out?
55 min
52
Monaco Grand Prix 2022 review
54 min
53
Spanish Grand Prix 2022 review
66 min
54
Ferrari set to strike in F1's development war
Will the Scuderia add much-needed pace in Barcelona?
50 min
55
Miami Grand Prix 2022 review
Analysing all the action from F1's newest race
58 min
56
Does Mercedes need a new car concept?
Can the world champions turn their fortunes around?
62 min
57
Emilia Romagna Grand Prix 2022 review
62 min
58
F1's next big controversy
Engine row over Porsche and Audi plans
53 min
59
Australian Grand Prix 2022 review
Leclerc dominates as Verstappen retires
56 min
60
F1 back to Australia…and Las Vegas
43 min
61
Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2022 review
Verstappen defeats Leclerc
61 min
62
Bahrain Grand Prix 2022 review
Ferrari's perfect start
62 min
63
F1 2022 season preview
Hamilton v Verstappen part 2?
64 min
64
Our final verdict on F1 testing
Scott Mitchell and Gary Anderson join Edd Straw to give the final verdict of Formula 1 pre-season testing and whether pacesetter Red Bull really is favourite heading into next weekend's Bahrain Grand Prix
70 min
65
Bahrain Day 2: F1's 2022 form book takes shape
Scott Mitchell and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to review the second day of the Bahrain pre-season Formula 1 test, analysing the lap times and covering all of the big stories from on and off track.
35 min
66
Bahrain Day 1: Are the new Mercedes sidepods le...
Scott Mitchell joins Edd Straw to review the first day of the final pre-season test in Bahrain. With the Mercedes upgrade package the big talking point, we also hear from Gary Anderson on the design, as well as delving into porpoising, AlphaTauri's...
32 min
67
What to expect from Magnussen's Haas F1 comeback
Scott Mitchell joins Edd Straw to discuss Kevin Magnussen's unexpected F1 return with Haas, and the latest on the Nikita Mazepin situation on a day when the American team dominated the headlines in F1
27 min
68
Who replaces Mazepin and Bahrain test preview
Mark Hughes and Gary Anderson join Edd Straw to discuss Nikita Mazepin losing his Haas drive and look ahead to the Bahrain test Brought to you by Gran Turismo 7 https://bit.ly/3sBK9MM
44 min
69
Your questions on F1 2022 answered
Mark Hughes and Scott Mitchell join Edd Straw to answer questions posed by The Race Members' Club. Among the topics covered are F1 testing, car design and development, the Haas situation and what race could replace the Russian GP. Brought to you by...
53 min
70
Every team's Barcelona F1 test rated
Scott Mitchell and Gary Anderson join Edd Straw to look back at the first pre-season test in Barcelona, running through all of the 10 teams to asses their performance, explain their problems and the mood in the paddock.
66 min
71
Testing Day 2: Is Ferrari really fastest?
Charles Leclerc set the pace on day 2 of pre-season testing for Ferrari and George Russell suggested it and McLaren were looking fast. Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to delve into what the times really tell us, and explain the limiting...
31 min
72
Testing Day 1: First impressions of F1’s new breed
Mark Hughes and Gary Anderson review the first day of F1 pre-season testing from Barcelona
32 min
73
Red Bull RB18 shows us what Newey was hiding
Gary Anderson joins Edd Straw to take a look at the bold, dramatic Red Bull RB18 - a car that if it goes as well as it looks will be winning plenty of races in F1 2022. Brought to you by Aramco https://bit.ly/3rpgyoV
21 min
74
Why Alpine's new F1 car is only aiming for fifth
Alpine is a works team with a big opportunity presented by the new regulations - so why is the new A522 a car that is only aiming at finishing at least fifth in the constructors' championship? Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to explain...
29 min
75
Why new F1 Mercedes looks the part
Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to take a close look at the new Mercedes F1 W13 and the details that mean it looks set to be fighting at the front again in 2022 Brought to you by Aramco https://bit.ly/3HxCP9R
39 min
76
Are Ferrari's bold sidepods genius or folly?
Gary Anderson joins Edd Straw to discuss the new Ferrari F1-75, in particular the unusual sidepod design and the reasons for such an unusual approach. Brought to you by Aramco https://bit.ly/3HrnU0X
27 min
77
Masi out - but has the FIA done enough?
Mark Hughes and Scott Mitchell join Edd Straw to discuss whether the FIA's reaction to last year's Abu Dhabi controversy, asking what it means and whether its enough.
29 min
78
Has Williams gone too far with its abrupt sidep...
Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to take a close look at the Williams-Mercedes FW44 - as well as having a glance at the new Alfa Romeo. Brought to you by Aramco https://bit.ly/3HwFOiQ
30 min
79
What new AlphaTauri tells us about Red Bull
Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to dissect the newly-launched AlphaTauri AT03, and explain what hints it gives us about the as-yet unseen Red Bull RB18 Brought to you by Aramco https://bit.ly/3Glv5GA
32 min
80
New McLaren’s suspension changes explained
The new McLaren-Mercedes MCL36 features a pullrod front suspension and pushrod rear suspension – the reverse of the approach teams have used in recent years. Gary Anderson joins Scott Mitchell and Edd Straw to explain why, and analyse the rest of the...
34 min
81
Why Aston Martin AMR22 is the real deal
Aston Martin is the third team to launch an F1 car in 2022, but the first to show us a genuine and complete car. Gary Anderson and Scott Mitchell join Edd Straw to reveal the secrets of the first of this new generation of cars to hit the track...
37 min
82
Red Bull launches the not-so-new RB18
Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to take a look at the newly-launched Red Bull RB18 and explain how the team has gone to extremes to keep its secrets by revealing what is effectively a show car dressed up as something new. Brought to...
31 min
83
Haas reveals first 2022 F1 car
The first car designed to the much-anticipated and dramatically changed 2022 Formula 1 regulations has been launched, with Haas revealing images of the new VF-22. Gary Anderson and Scott Mitchell join Edd Straw to discuss the technical detail of the...
41 min
84
Revealing every 2022 F1 team's key weakness
Gary Anderson and Scott Mitchell join Edd Straw to discuss all 10 F1 teams to discuss the most important area to improve with the new-car launches fast approaching.
68 min
85
F1 2023 driver market explained
Scott Mitchell and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to lay out the 2023 F1 driver market landscape - with as many as 11 seats potentially up for grabs
54 min
86
How seriously should we take Hamilton retiremen...
Mark Hughes and Scott Mitchell join Edd Straw to discuss the Hamilton retirement rumours and what the FIA needs to fix after Abu Dhabi controversy
52 min
87
How Honda F1 turned disaster into triumph
When Honda returned to F1 with McLaren in 2015, it fell a long way short of expectations and became something of a joke during those early seasons. But six years later, it powered Max Verstappen to the drivers' championship. Scott MItchell and Mark...
59 min
88
F1 2022: The big stories
Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to look ahead to the 2022 Formula 1 season, which will bring new regulations, major driver moves and hopes of more raceble cars
51 min
89
Your verdict on F1 2021
In this special video podcast, we discuss your verdict on the 2021 season with eight categories covering the controversies, the drives, the blunders, the heartbreaks, the disappointments and the driver market moves that made a big impact on you in...
75 min
90
Our top 10 F1 drivers of 2021
Karun Chandhok and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to discuss the top 10 F1 drivers of the 2021 season
65 min
91
Why Mercedes dropped its appeal
Scott Mitchell and Glenn Freeman join Edd Straw to explain why Mercedes didn't proceed with its appeal against its rejected Abu Dhabi Grand Prix protest, what does it mean for Lewis Hamiton's future and what must the FIA do to do get it right next time
43 min
92
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix review
Scott Mitchell and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to review a dramatic and controversial 2021 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
49 min
93
Winner takes all in Abu Dhabi: Verstappen v Ham...
Scott Mitchell and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to look ahead to what should be a thrilling denouement to the world championship fight at the Yas Marina circuit
33 min
94
Saudi Arabian Grand Prix review
Scott Mitchell and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to discuss the controversial first race at the new Jeddah Corniche circuit. If you're interested in getting involved with REVV Motorsport or REVV Racing, head to opensea.io and look up REVV Racing to...
60 min
95
Verstappen v Hamilton: what will decide the tit...
Gary Anderson and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to look ahead to the title-deciding double header in Saudi Arabia and Abu Dhabi
53 min
96
Frank Williams tribute: his life and legacy
Special guest David Tremayne joins Glenn Freeman and Edd Straw for our tribute to the great Sir Frank Williams
65 min
97
Qatar Grand Prix review
Scott Mitchell and Mark Hughes join Edd Straw to review the inaugural Qatar Grand Prix Visit NordVPN.com/therace or use code The Race to take advantage of The Race's limited time special offer
48 min
98
Zhou lands Alfa Romeo drive for 2022
Scott Mitchell and Josh Suttill join Edd Straw to discuss Guanyu Zhou's qualities as a driver and his potential impact on F1 as the first Chinese driver to race in F1.
34 min
99
Brazilian Grand Prix review
Mark Hughes and Scott MItchell join Edd Straw to review a dramatic weekend at Interlagos that was controversial both on and off track
54 min
100
Mexican Grand Prix review
Mark Hughes and Scott Mitchell join Edd Straw to look back at the Mexican Grand Prix and explain why the form at the front swung back and forth during an eventful race weekend. Visit NordVPN.com/therace or use code The Race to take advantage of The...
44 min