Sebastian Vettel cooks his teammate, Ferrari cooks Vettel’s strategy and then Vettel’s car cooks itself. Mercedes responds to a booty call from ex-lover McLaren. Vladimir Putin doesn’t show up to his own party.

The Russian Grand Prix Strategy Report podcast features Sean Kelly, F1 stats man.

Lewis Hamilton on track at the 2019 Russian Grand Prix

Mercedes has capitalised on a Ferrari engine failure to take a fortuitous win at the Russian Grand Prix.

Charles Leclerc celebrates scoring pole position at the 2019 Russian Grand Prix

It looks like Ferrari’s finally back in the mix with a fourth successive pole, but Mercedes is poised to strike back in the race.

Charles Leclerc on track at the 2019 Russian Grand Prix

Charles Leclerc has become the first Ferrari driver since Michael Schumacher to take four poles in a row.

We celebrate a Russian Grand Prix with more than three overtakes, Peter McGinley reads from his book of haikus and Ferrari tries to make ‘winnow’ a thing.

Valtteri Bottas and Lewis Hamilton in formation at the 2018 Russian Grand Prix.

The power unit framework, not the qualifying structure itself, is to blame for the sport’s latest Saturday malaise.

Mercedes cast Valtteri Bottas as Lewis Hamilton’s wingman at the Russian Grand Prix.

F1 Strategy Report 2018: Russian Grand Prix with Rob James from F1 podcast Box of Neutrals.

Mercedes was right to move Valtteri Bottas out of Lewis Hamilton’s way.