Mercedes Formula One Driver Nico Rosberg Uses Maxi Pads

So, maxi pads: they're these things for menstruation. A woman's miserable-time. Surely, you've seen the commercials, or if not, Deadspin has a thorough explainer. Only, for obvious reasons, Nico Rosberg doesn't use them like that. He told Sky Sports at the extremely muggy Malaysia race that he uses them to absorb… » 3/27/15 9:43am Yesterday 9:43am

Alonso: The McLaren's Steering Locked Up, And The Wind Story Is Crap

McLaren Honda Formula One driver Fernando Alonso has been cleared to race after suffering a concussion in testing, and boy, did he have some bombs to drop about that accident during Thursday's press conference. It wasn't from a gust of wind: the steering actually locked up and sent him into the wall. » 3/26/15 7:35pm Thursday 7:35pm

Mercedes Driver Lewis Hamilton Celebrates Win By Buying A LaFerrari

Things are going great for Lewis Hamilton these days, thanks for asking! He won last year’s Formula One driver’s championship in what was unquestionably the most dominant car on the field, and he’s off to a great start in 2015 after last weekend’s win at the Australian Grand Prix. How does the Mercedes driver… » 3/23/15 4:06pm Monday 4:06pm

You've Never Felt Agony Until You Listen To Jacques Villeneuve's Album

Canada, we need to have a talk. I love your Timbits with every strawberry-glazed fiber of my being. I do not love your music. It's bad enough when you foist the likes of Celine Dion and Justin Bieber upon an unsuspecting world. It's even worse when your Formula One drivers decide to release an album. » 3/16/15 6:20pm 3/16/15 6:20pm

Arnold Schwarzenegger Was The Best Part Of The F1 Australian Grand Prix

The Formula One Australian Grand Prix itself was a bit of a turd, with more excitement over which unreliable car would drop out next than the actual racing. One man was there to save the day. One extraordinary man. I'm talking, of course, about the Governator, Arnold Schwarzenegger. » 3/15/15 9:02am 3/15/15 9:02am

See A Formula One Car Do Smoky Donuts From All 360 Degrees

Ever wanted to see laps in a Formula One car from all angles? Drag the camera back and forth to look at all the little details of what's going on? Wait no longer: Red Bull stuck a 360° camera on one of their cars and unleashed Sebastien Buemi on Rudskogen Motorsenter in Norway. » 3/14/15 11:03am 3/14/15 11:03am

Van Der Garde Drops Dispute, Won't Drive For Sauber This Weekend

A new spirit of collaboration marked the discussions happening between the Sauber Formula One team and driver Giedo van der Garde after yesterday's court proceedings. Van der Garde submitted a Contempt of Court application after Sauber failed to secure him a drive, but that matter has been settled out of court. » 3/14/15 12:30am 3/14/15 12:30am

How One Driver Sued For A Sauber Formula One Drive – And Won

2014 Sauber Formula One test driver Giedo van der Garde sued his ex-team to get a drive for this year–and won. Sauber signed drivers who brought more money to the team on top of their already contracted pair, and now Sauber could have their equipment seized if they don't comply with the ruling to let Van der Garde… » 3/12/15 7:48pm 3/12/15 7:48pm

Meet The Man Who Rescued The Marussia F1 Team With Dolla Dolla Billz

No one expected the Marussia Formula One team to make it on to the grid this year, yet here we are in March, watching the team name Will Stevens as its first driver and going full steam ahead on its plans to make it to the Australian Grand Prix. Ovo Energy founder Stephen Fitzpatrick is largely the reason why. » 3/02/15 8:55pm 3/02/15 8:55pm

Nürburgring Willing To Lose Money To Host The F1 German Grand Prix

No, there isn't a deal for the Formula One German Grand Prix yet, either at Hockenheim or at the Nürburgring. That being said, Nürburgring official Carsten Schumacher admitted to Swiss mag Motorsport Aktuell that the circuit is willing to host the grand prix at a financial loss—provided they can eat the cost. » 2/25/15 5:20pm 2/25/15 5:20pm