The Schlumpf Obsession

After an exciting Australian Grand Prix on Sunday, I was still in the mood for a little more F1. Perhaps a bit more sedate, but F1 nonetheless.

A tale of two circuits

Singapore and Suzuka – the two Grands Prix in Asia where the grandstands are packed to the brim. But they are packed for two very different reasons, a fact which often gets missed by local decision makers and Formula One specialists alike. And it certainly has nothing to do with the fact that both circuits have a big wheel.

Badger talks to Mikey Collier, Jenson’s right hand man

For nine seasons and nearly 150 Grand Prix, Mikey Collier has been at the side of Jenson Button. Sarah Merritt spent time with him in Singapore to learn his role in the Brit's race weekend and schedule.

Down to the Wire

With all the talk in F1 being about the championship going down to the wire, and the potential of Alonso being able to overhaul...

Tough Times for Felipe

Felipe Massa has a big job this weekend. Monaco is one of those circuits that tends to exaggerate a driver’s talent, and recently he...

Brawn and Brundle: A Catch-up at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.

In the first of her pieces from the event, Sarah Merritt was lucky enough to catch up together with both Ross Brawn and Martin Brundle, who had the privilege of driving the beautiful Brawn BGP001 up the hill for the assembled fans to witness.

Continental Circus

70's Prog rock, bike racing, serendipity, concept album soundtracks and the film of Jack Findlay... read on!

“You had to be mentally and physically on it” – Allan...

The Le Mans legend shares some of his views on current F1 topics with Badger's Rob Watts, and explains how Toyota got it wrong when they entered F1 back in 2002.

Restrainment and Boundaries

Restrainment and Boundaries? No, this is not Badger's take on Fifty Variations between Black and White, but a look at the dark and mysterious...

Adding Lock After Apex

Watching the Malaysian GP got Geoff Collins interested in racing lines - and what they can teach us about driving on public roads.
Louise Goodman

Life In The Fast Lane – Louise Goodman chats to Badger...

In part two, Louise discusses getting the call from ITV and how her career went in a totally different direction.

The Red Bull Energy Station in Monaco: The Place To Be

Badger GP’s Sarah Merritt was at the Monaco Grand Prix, and in another of our F1 team motorhome write-up’s, we take it to the next level as we talk about the “jewel in the crown” – the Red Bull Energy Station in it's Monaco configuration.
Marussia Pit Stop

Great Shots

I was talking to the chief Badger in the Sett the other night, well, actually it was in a very pleasant pub just down the road, and we were discussing F1 photographers and the fantastic images they produce. We were also talking about the photos we use for Badger GP, and how the various media websites get their images, so I explained how the process worked when I was at Marussia.

Callum’s Corner: The Highs and Lows of Racing

In the second of his columns for Badger GP, FIA Formula 3 star Callum Ilott takes time out from racing, studying and training to talk about his last month in the spotlight – one that has seen him ride the highs and lows of motorsport, both on the track and off it.

What’s it like in an F1 Media Centre?

Geoff Collins talks us through the experience of being in an F1 media centre - which, for a Sunday afternoon is most likely one of the busiest offices on the planet.

Sahara Force India – From Barcelona to Australia as a Race...

What does it take to move a whole F1 team from pre-season testing in Spain to the first race in Australia? Sarah Merritt went behind the scenes with Sahara Force India to find out.

Summer Holiday

With five weeks between the Hungarian And Belgian Grands Prix, a number of fans have questioned why teams need so long, and what the shutdown actually means. Hopefully, this will give you an idea.
Michael Schumacher

Schumacher: The inside story of Spa ’91 – Part Three

In the final part of this feature, Mark Gallagher reflects on the aftermath of Spa '91 and what it might have meant for Jordan Grband Prix had Michael stayed with the team.