Sauber Nearly Get It Right

Unless it had stayed exactly the same, this could only have been an improvement on the 2012 "effort". Thankfully, it seems they actually took the advice I gave them last year, finally ditching the mostly-white colour scheme of the BMW days and sensibly dressing the car in the shade of dark carbon-fibre grey that they'd inexplicably doused the nose in a year ago... [Read More]

February 2, 2013 // 2 Comments

2011 Liveries: The Verdict!

Right, then. We’ve now seen all twelve of 2011’s Formula One liveries. I wanted to wait, before doing the usual summary post, until we’d seen them all running on track in testing – but frankly, from the looks of things we may not see the HRT in motion before Melbourne [Read More]

March 14, 2011 // 14 Comments

Sauber make us all look stupid

We were all convinced this car was going to be light blue. Convinced. Embed from Getty Images Instead… it’s last year’s car with a couple of Telmex logos on it. Alright, so they’ve changed the nose pattern a bit. But come on. It’s still rubbish. It still looks like an [Read More]

January 31, 2011 // 14 Comments

2010 Liveries : The Verdict!

Well, with all 12 teams’ liveries now unveiled, and the season opening race mere days away, I thought it time to take one last look at all 12 together, to see how they compare to one-another – and to the history of liveries in general – and give them all marks out of ten. [Read More]

March 10, 2010 // 11 Comments

Renault looks like a Renault; Sauber looks like a BMW

Launchstravaganza! Despite being a Sunday, two teams have chosen to unveil their 2010 liveries (although only one on a 2010-spec car) as testing at Valencia gets underway today. First out of the blocks were Sauber, with a car that looks like an early ’90s back-of-the-grid effort, with nary a [Read More]

January 31, 2010 // 10 Comments

2010 Livery Speculation

The 2010 season is looking to be one of the most exciting in years for those of us interested in the changing face of F1 liveries – with four entirely new teams joining the grid, two others rebranding, and at least one other set to change colour scheme as the result of a defunct sponsorship [Read More]

January 5, 2010 // 14 Comments

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