This Is What Happens When F1 Comes To Town

A 104-degree track, a booze-cooled audience, screaming V8s with Mercedes-AMG at its best and the GP2 paddock, where everybody wants to upgrade their ride. Here's what it's like backstage at the Hungaroring. » 8/01/13 5:15pm 8/01/13 5:15pm

Ask The Racing Manager Who Spotted Stars Like Sebastian Vettel…

What’s it like to campaign single-seater cars on the doorstep of Formula One and watch the teenagers and young men who may turn into racing legends down the line? Alfonso de Orléans-Borbón, owner and president of the Spanish GP2 team Racing Engineering, has seen it all, and he will be here for the next hour, live,… » 10/02/12 4:00pm 10/02/12 4:00pm

How To Become Formula One's Next Big Star

Before he becomes a globe-trotting racing god, the modern Formula One driver competes in GP2. It’s a racing series removed from the madness and attention, created to breed talent for the ultimate challenge of F1. We spent a Grand Prix weekend in GP2 to see the lives of Formula One’s future stars. » 10/01/12 2:00pm 10/01/12 2:00pm

F1 Champ Sebastian Vettel raced for me when he was 17

A year before he became BMW’s test driver in Formula One, Sebastian Vettel raced for the Spanish team Racing Engineering in the Spanish Formula 3 Championship. Team owner Alfonso de Orleans-Borbón has recalled for us meeting the young man who would become Formula One’s youngest world champion. – Ed. » 12/06/11 4:00pm 12/06/11 4:00pm