Heikki Kovalainen

‘Real deal’ F1 driver was forced to accept being Lewis Hamilton’s number two

In the annals of Formula 1 history, the narrative of racing giants often overshadows the tales of those who played supporting roles.  One such figure, Heikki Kovalainen, emerged onto the F1 stage alongside the now-legendary Lewis Hamilton in 2007, creating a ripple of anticipation among racing aficionados.  Many years later, amidst the crescendo of Hamilton’s


‘Calmer guys’: Ferrari lambasted for sacking Mattia Binotto

2022 was full of surprises, with the new regulations that were introduced at the start of the season providing twists and turns at every corner. The most notable of this surprises might be the resurgence of Ferrari, who went from a ‘best of the rest’ contender in 2021 to title challenger in 2022. The Scuderia


Mercedes warned ‘sensitive’ Hamilton could be irritated by Russell

Mika Hakkinen has described Sir Lewis Hamilton as a “sensitive person,” and warns that he could therefore end up feeling antagonised by the presence of George Russell. Russell is the sixth team-mate that Hamilton has had since the beginning of his Formula 1 career in 2007, and his relationships with them have proven a mixed