Featuring Ben Edwards, lead commentator for C4 in the UK. We reflect on the 2017 season, on whether Ferrari can survive without creating a crisis and, briefly, on the new logo and why we shouldn’t talk about the new logo.

COMPETITION: What photos of Peter McGinley would you want to see in the 2018 Many of Months McGinley calendar? The best entries will win said calendar (eventually).

If the test for Formula One’s all-new 2017 regulations was to end Mercedes’s dominance, then surely the season was a failure. Read More

Maurizio Arrivabene (Ferrari) and Toto Wolff (Mercedes) in the Friday press conference at the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix.

By design the 2017 season and its new regulations was supposed to end Mercedes’s three-year reign atop the sport, but by the year’s end both Lewis Hamilton and the Silver Arrows had claimed their fourth respective titles. Read More

Rob’s graphic design degree gets a workout as we decide whether F1’s logo reveal was exciting enough to reverse the effects of the least exciting season climax in recent years (it isn’t) and we ask what Santa McGinley might be gifting this Christmas.


Ted KravitzThe Strategy Report, powered by mobile strategy game Apex Race Manager, is an analysis and discussion podcast concerning the on-track tactical action at the 2017 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, but we get distracted by Formula One’s new (controversial) logo.

This week’s guest is Ted Kravitz, pit lane reporter for Sky Sports F1.