MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2017 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (28.4.2017 – 30.4.2017) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Good morning! It's... ...Time... ...For... ...The... ...Russian... ...Grand... ...Prix! See what I did there? ...A little homage to one of the most awesome pieces of kitsch in the universe. ...Matryoshka dolls. ...Also known as Russian nesting dolls. ...Who loves them? ...I love them! Bygones. Let's do this. The 2017 Formula 1 VTB Russian Grand Prix... … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2017 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (28.4.2017 – 30.4.2017) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (29.4.2016 – 1.5.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Good morning? No. Great morning! Why? Because... ...It's the Russian Grand Prix! ...Which is on CNBC (in the US). Shall we just get to the circuit details? ...Sure. Sochi Autodrom. ...Sochi, Russia. ...Which opened in 2014. ...And, is located between the Black Sea and the Caucasus Mountains. ...With a backdrop of classic, Russian architecture. ...And, … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (29.4.2016 – 1.5.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (29.4.2016 – 1.5.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

Good morning! Good - Russian Grand Prix Qualifying - day! Which is on CNBC (in the US), if you're wondering. Okay... ...The Russian Grand Prix... ...At the Sochi Autodrom. ...Sochi, Russia. ...If you weren't clear on the 'Russia' element. ...5.848km (3.634mi) in length. ...18 turns. ...On race day, there are 53 laps scheduled. ...Which I … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2016 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (29.4.2016 – 1.5.2016) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// CONSTRUCTORS’ CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS…

1 /// MERCEDES, 565 2 /// RED BULL RACING - RENAULT, 342 3 /// WILLIAMS - MERCEDES, 216 4 /// FERRARI, 188 . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// DRIVERS’ CHAMPIONSHIP STANDINGS…

1 /// L HAMILTON - GBR, 291 (MERCEDES) 2 /// N ROSBERG - DEU, 274 (MERCEDES) 3 /// D RICCIARDO - AUS, 199 (RED BULL) 4 /// V BOTTAS - FIN, 145 (WILLIAMS) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// FINAL…

1 /// L HAMILTON - GBR (MERCEDES) 2 /// N ROSBERG - DEU (MERCEDES) 3 /// V BOTTAS - FIN (WILLIAMS) 4 /// J BUTTON - GBR (MCLAREN) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

Good morning! Okay... ...It's been a long, very difficult week. ...To say the least. ...But, the smiles have been returning. ...The sun is shining on Sochi. ...I'm rocking one of my all-time favorite t-shirts... ..."Stop Russian to conclusions". ...Faded, pilled to high-hell, I love it. ...And, this? ...This is the inaugural Russian Grand Prix. ...So, … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE?…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS ON DELAY? /// QUALIFYING…

Good evening. This is the Russian Grand Prix. This is Qualifying. And I am on delay. Qualifying ran this morning. ...I have the results. ...But, what is an end without a story? ...And, that is why I do this delayed babbling. ...Plus, there is (always) a lot of information through the entirety of a grand … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS ON DELAY? /// QUALIFYING…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// Q3…

1 /// L HAMILTON - GBR (MERCEDES) 2 /// N ROSBERG - DEU (MERCEDES) 3 /// V BOTTAS - FIN (WILLIAMS) 4 /// J BUTTON - GBR (MCLAREN) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// Q2…

1 /// L HAMILTON - GBR (MERCEDES) 2 /// N ROSBERG - DEU (MERCEDES) 3 /// V BOTTAS - FIN (WILLIAMS) 4 /// K MAGNUSSEN - DNK (MCLAREN) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// Q1…

1 /// L HAMILTON - GBR (MERCEDES) 2 /// N ROSBERG - DEU (MERCEDES) 3 /// V BOTTAS - FIN (WILLIAMS) 4 /// J BUTTON - GBR (MCLAREN) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// P3…

1 /// L HAMILTON - GBR (MERCEDES) 2 /// N ROSBERG - DEU (MERCEDES) 3 /// V BOTTAS - FIN (WILLIAMS) 4 /// D RICCIARDO - AUS (RED BULL) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// P2…

1 /// L HAMILTON - GBR (MERCEDES) 2 /// K MAGNUSSEN - DNK (MCLAREN) 3 /// F ALONSO - ESP (FERRARI) 4 /// N ROSBERG - DEU (MERCEDES) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

Morning. You know what? ...I'm going to skip the hows and whys of last weekend. ...And, the political turmoil. This is the first (ever) F1 Russian Grand Prix. ...Yes. ...Ever. And, it's in Sochi. ...That gorgeous seaside city the world met earlier this year. ...At the Winter Olympics. ...Nestled between the Black Sea and the … Continue reading MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// UNWANTED COMMENTARY: SHALL WE DO THIS LIVE? /// P2…

MOTORSPORT /// F1 /// 2014 GRAND PRIX OF RUSSIA (10.10.2014 – 12.10.2014) /// P1…

1 /// N ROSBERG - DEU (MERCEDES) 2 /// L HAMILTON - GBR (MERCEDES) 3 /// J BUTTON - GBR (MCLAREN) 4 /// F ALONSO - ESP (FERRARI) . . . [further details at formula1.com]

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