We look back at the good, bad, and IndyCar of the 2017 Formula One season, after which Peter McGinley reflects on his brief career in community journalism and his new haircut.

Sebastian Vettel celebrates victory on his way to the 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix podium.

The 2017 season so far has delivered more than we could have expected this time last year.

We bring in the first week of the enforced midseason shutdown with Dieter Rencken and Trent Price in a discussion about the seismic movements in the broader motorsport world while Peter McGinley talks about Pringles.

Robert Kubica at the 2017 Hungarian in-season test.

Robert Kubica’s solid performance at an in-season test has put him on the cusp of an unlikely comeback.

Charles Leclerc in his Ferrari uniform at the 2017 Hungarian in-season test.

Only more teams can improve the flow of new talent into Formula One.

We speculate about Paul di Resta’s rapid rise back to F1 after some people became ill, Robert Kubica’s single-day test becomes more noteworthy than an entire grand prix, and we ask McGinley what he thinks about halo.

The 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix Strategy Report with freelance motorsport journalist Abhishek Takle.

Sebastian Vettel celebrates his win on the podium at the 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix.

The Hungarian Grand Prix instructively set the scene for the closing half of the season.

Daniel Ricciardo sits in his RB13 at the 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix.

Formula One can still be a high-risk sport without the danger of serious injury or death.

Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen celebrate on the 2017 Hungarian Grand Prix podium.

Ferrari scored a one-two finish despite heavy pressure from Lewis Hamilton.