MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2017 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (14.4.2017 – 16.4.2017) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Good morning! Holy cripes, am I running late. Okay. So. This is the 2017 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix. And, it is being broadcast (in the US) on CNBC. Let's get to it, shall we? (Sorry for the haste.  100% my own fault.  I was looking at this morning's F1 tweets.) Bahrain International … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2017 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (14.4.2017 – 16.4.2017) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (1.4.2016 – 3.4.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Good morning! Now, how about a good night? Strange comment? Nah. It's just time for the 2016 Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix! Sing it!... ...When the lights go down... ...In a Middle Eastern town... And, it's (all) going down (Stateside) on NBCSN. Okay, let's get to the basics... ...The track... ...Bahrain International Circuit. … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (1.4.2016 – 3.4.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (1.4.2016 – 3.4.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

Good morning! And, well, welcome to Formula 1 2016! Which is being aired on the NBC networks in the US. ...Today, it's on CNBC. Yes, I missed Australia. ...I was (only) able to catch the race. ...And, for the second time since I've started doing this... ...Was grotesquely sick. ...You know... ...I never get sick. … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (1.4.2016 – 3.4.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (17.4.2015 – 19.4.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Good morning. And, on this rare occasion in an F1 season, it -is- morning. No ambiguity. It is 9:30am (CT). And NBCSN's coverage should be kicking off any second. So, I shall kick off mine, too. This is the 2015 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix. So, a little bit about Bahrain International Circuit... ...Which is … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (17.4.2015 – 19.4.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (17.4.2015 – 19.4.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS ON DELAY? /// QUALIFYING…

Good evening. This is the 2015 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix. This is Qualifying. And this is on delay. The three Qualifying sessions were aired (live) on CNBC this morning. It is (now) being rebroadcast on the usual US home of F1, NBCSN. So, I know the results. But, I'm a little fuzzy on what … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (17.4.2015 – 19.4.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS ON DELAY? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (17.4.2015 – 19.4.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// FP2…

Good morning 2015 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix. Free Practice 2. As transmitted to the US via NBCSN. Just a little FYI... ...For the first time in over two years, I am dead sick. ...Day five. ...Completely down. ...So, I've not had my laptop open in days, haven't checked any news, done any prep work, … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2015 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (17.4.2015 – 19.4.2015) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// FP2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// CONSTRUCTORS’ CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// CONSTRUCTORS' CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS...  MERCEDES, 111 --- FORCE INDIA-MERCEDES, 44 --- MCLAREN-MERCEDES, 43 --- RED BULL RACING-RENAULT, 35...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// DRIVERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// DRIVERS' CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS...  N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES), 61 --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES), 50 --- N HÜLKENBERG-DEU (FORCE INDIA), 28 --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI), 26...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// FINAL…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// FINAL...  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- S PEREZ-MEX (FORCE INDIA) --- D RICCIARDO-AUS (RED BULL)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?

And the morning of vroom-vroom continues. Time for the Bahrain Grand Prix. The third round of the 2014 season. The 900th race in F1 history. ...Also... ...Jenson Button's 250th. ...Nico Rosberg's 150th. ...And Bahrain's 10th. ...Which they are celebrating with a night race. ...Turning the track from a dusty, desert oasis to an illuminated long … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// STARTING GRID…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// Q3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// Q3…  N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- D RICCIARDO-AUS (RED BULL)* --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS) --- S PEREZ-MEX (FORCE INDIA)...  *10-place grid penalty to be implemented/unsafe release, malaysia  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// Q2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// Q2…  N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- D RICCIARDO-AUS (RED BULL) --- J BUTTON-GBR (MCLAREN)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// Q1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// Q1…  N HÜLKENBERG-DEU (FORCE INDIA) --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS) --- S PEREZ-MEX (FORCE INDIA) --- F MASSA-BRA (WILLIAMS)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// P3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// P3…  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- S PEREZ-MEX (FORCE INDIA) --- V BOTTAS-FIN (WILLIAMS)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS ON DELAY? /// QUALIFYING…

Bahrain Grand Prix. Qualifying. Let's do this. Bahrain International Circuit... ...5.4-ish km/3.4-ish mi long. ...Looks like someone flexing. ...It's here to pump...*clap*...you up. ...To celebrate its 10th Grand Prix anniversary, this year's round will be held at sunset. ...Think Abu Dhabi. ...Thus far, it's been beautiful, absolutely beautiful. ...Desert sunsets are pretty hard to beat, … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS ON DELAY? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// P2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// P2…  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI) --- D RICCIARDO-AUS (RED BULL)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

Good morning. Happy F1 Friday. Let's kick off the 2014 Bahrain Grand Prix, shall we? Free Practice 2. I'm running a tad late. ...I was shoveling out my driveway until 2am. ...When I gave up. ...You just can't win against a foot of heavy Spring snow. ...Anyway, I committed the crime of waking up late … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 – 6.4.2014) /// P1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (4.4.2014 - 6.4.2014) /// P1...  L HAMILTON-GBR (MERCEDES) --- N ROSBERG-DEU (MERCEDES) --- F ALONSO-ESP (FERRARI) --- N HÜLKENBERG-DEU (FORCE INDIA)...  [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// F1 FRIDAY /// THE 2014 F1 CALENDAR /// 14.3.2014…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// FINAL…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// FINAL...  S VETTEL (DEU/RED BULL) --- K RÄIKKÖNEN (FIN/LOTUS) --- R GROSJEAN (FRA/LOTUS) --- P DI RESTA (GBR/FORCE INDIA)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY…

2 0 1 3   G R A N D   P R I X   O F   B A H R A I N B A H R A I N   I N T E R N A T I O N A L   C I R C U I T … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// QUALIFYING 3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// QUALIFYING 3…  N ROSBERG (DEU/MERCEDES) --- S VETTEL (DEU/RED BULL) --- F ALONSO (ESP/FERRARI) --- L HAMILTON (GBR/MERCEDES)* --- M WEBBER (AUS/RED BULL)** --- F MASSA (BRA/FERRARI)...  *to receive five-place grid penalty (gearbox change)  **to receive three-place grid penalty (collision with j-e vergne, gp … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// QUALIFYING 3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// QUALIFYING 2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// QUALIFYING 2…  S VETTEL (DEU/RED BULL) --- N ROSBERG (DEU/MERCEDES) --- M WEBBER (AUS/RED BULL) --- K RÄIKKÖNEN (FIN/LOTUS)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// QUALIFYING 1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// QUALIFYING 1…  F ALONSO (ESP/FERRARI) --- S VETTEL (DEU/RED BULL) --- N ROSBERG (DEU/MERCEDES) --- R GROSJEAN (FRA/LOTUS)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// PRACTICE 3…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// PRACTICE 3...  F ALONSO (ESP/FERRARI) --- S VETTEL (DEU/RED BULL) --- M WEBBER (AUS/RED BULL) --- K RÄIKKÖNEN (FIN/LOTUS)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// PRACTICE 2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// PRACTICE 2...  K RÄIKKÖNEN (FIN/LOTUS) --- M WEBBER (AUS/RED BULL) --- S VETTEL (DEU/RED BULL) --- F ALONSO (ESP/FERRARI)...  (further details at formula1.com)

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// PRACTICE 1…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2013 GRAND PRIX OF BAHRAIN (19.4.2013-21.4.2013) /// PRACTICE 1...  F MASSA (BRA/FERRARI) --- F ALONSO (ESP/FERRARI) --- N ROSBERG (DEU/MERCEDES) --- S VETTEL (DEU/RED BULL)...  (further details at formula1.com)