Somin Bhattacharjee
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Hailing from the sports loving city of Kolkata, the same has played a huge role in my life both on and off the field. Aspiring to work in this industry for the rest of my life.

“Lewis Hamilton had a massive role to play in these regulation changes”: F1 managing director Ross Brawn talks about the Mercedes star’s involvement in bringing about changes to the 2022 cars

Lewis Hamilton and other F1 drivers had a massive role to play in bringing about regulation changes to the sport in 2022.  F1 have introduced new aerodynamic regulations ahead of the 2022 season, that are set to shake the field…

“They’ve had a handful of great drivers slip through their hands”: McLaren boss Zak Brown slams Red Bull for ‘being brutal’ on their junior drivers

McLaren CEO Zak Brown feels that Red Bull are too ‘brutal’ with their junior drivers and that they don’t give them enough opportunities.  Red Bull have had some extraordinary drivers come up through the ranks of their junior team. Sebastian…

“As a person, Putin is straightforward and honorable”: Ex F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone shocks fans by justifying Russian President Vladimir Putin’s act of war on Ukraine

Bernie Ecclestone is no stranger to controversial comments, but his latest statement defending Russian president Vladimir Putin shocks fans.  Last week the world woke up to the upsetting news of Russian forces invading Ukraine, starting a war as a result.…

“If Mazepin can stay without Uralkali, he shouldn’t be removed because he’s Russian”: Red Bull chief Helmut Marko praises F1 for taking a stand against Russia but insists Nikita Mazepin shouldn’t be removed based on his nationality

Red Bull chief Helmut Marko praises F1 for taking a stand against Russia, but calls for Haas to not drop Nikita Mazepin based on his country.  Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine last week, F1 acted swiftly to announce that…

“A return for F1 to the Portimao Circuit?”: Formula 1 could be heading back to Portugal in 2022 to replace the now cancelled Russian GP

F1 organizers are reportedly considering a return to the Portimao circuit, to replace the now cancelled Russian GP in the 2022 calendar.  Following the Russian invasion of Ukraine last week, F1 made the decision to not go ahead with the…

“It’s a shifting scale with these new cars throughout the season”: Former F1 driver Anthony Davidson explains why the 2022 season is in for a big shake-up in the field

Former F1 driver Anthony Davidson expects a continuous shake-up throughout the field during the course of the 2022 season.  The 2022 F1 season will see big changes in regulation take shape. Teams have now been preparing for these changes, for…

“Exchange of confidential information between Ferrari and McLaren”: How a fight between Lewis Hamilton and Fernando Alonso at McLaren led to the biggest fine handed out in Formula 1 history

McLaren were handed a $100 million fine in 2007, which to this date remains the biggest punishment given to a team in F1 history.  McLaren and Ferrari’s infamous legal battle in 2007 is something F1 fans will probably remember under the…

“It has the potential to be a real safety concern if it gets out of control”: George Russell calls for a return of banned technology to counter the 2022 F1 cars’ porpoising problems

Mercedes’ George Russell wants a return of banned technology to counter the ‘porpoising’ problems faced by the 2022 F1 cars.  The first pre-season testing of 2022 in Barcelona introduced F1 fans to a new word. The term ‘porpoising‘ was used…

“A darker cloud looms over Nikita Mazepin and his F1 future”: Automobile Federation of Ukraine requests the FIA to suspend all Russian license holders

Nikita Mazepin and his future in F1 is under serious threat as Automobile Federation of Ukraine calls for Russian licenses to be suspended. The ongoing sanctions against Russia have found their way into the world of F1 as well. As…

“Red Bull was the only team to support Masi”: Christian Horner explains why he’s disappointed with the other teams in F1 after Michael Masi’s sacking

Red Bull team principal Christian Horner wanted the other team bosses to show some support for Michael Masi, something which they didn’t.  The long and infamous controversy surrounding former Race Director Michael Masi was finally put to rest last week…