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The WTF1 Podcast covers all the latest F1 news, races, incidents and controversy. Who was at fault for the crash? Who needs to step up their game before they get the sack? What can be guaranteed… there will be arguments and there will be memes. What more could you possibly ask for?

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The WTF1 Podcast covers all the latest F1 news, races, incidents and controversy. Who was at fault for the crash? Who needs to step up their game before they get the sack? What can be guaranteed… there will be arguments and there will be memes. What more could you possibly ask for?

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Tell Jess to stop cursing😂

By Urch08csms - Dec 11 2019
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That’s it’s she awesome and the podcast is amazing. Have Jess stop cussing.

Great podcast

By wingmanzxz - Nov 26 2019
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Wish they were longer and you can’t tell me what to do about giving a five star review.

iTunes Ratings

287 Ratings
Average Ratings
261
14
3
2
7

Tell Jess to stop cursing😂

By Urch08csms - Dec 11 2019
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That’s it’s she awesome and the podcast is amazing. Have Jess stop cussing.

Great podcast

By wingmanzxz - Nov 26 2019
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Wish they were longer and you can’t tell me what to do about giving a five star review.
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WTF1 Podcast

Latest release on Dec 20, 2019

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The WTF1 Podcast covers all the latest F1 news, races, incidents and controversy. Who was at fault for the crash? Who needs to step up their game before they get the sack? What can be guaranteed… there will be arguments and there will be memes. What more could you possibly ask for?

Rank #1: Verstappen Wasn't A D*ckhead & Should Lollipop Men Return? 2018 Bahrain GP | WTF1 Podcast Ep2

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Back in the UK for our second WTF1 podcast, we discuss all the major ongoings before, during and after the 2018 Bahrain Grand Prix. Was Max Verstappen a d*ckhead? Do all F1 teams need to bring back lollipop men? How good was Pierre Gasly's performance? Find out here.

Apr 11 2018

45mins

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Rank #2: F1 US Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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The Circuit of the Americas sprung up a few surprises including Ferrari’s severe lack of pace, Verstappen’s comments about Ferrari and bumps all over the place…
Join Matt, Jess and Tommy as they discuss all this and more from the United States Grand Prix!

Nov 05 2019

1hr 2mins

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Rank #3: Were Mercedes Right To Suggest That Ferrari Are Deliberately Crashing Into Them?

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Thank you to our launch partner Yas Marina Circuit for sponsoring this episode. Check out their ticket page for their 20% off Summer Offer till July 31st. http://bit.ly/ADGPxWTF1

Head over to our YouTube Channel for a chance to win tickets to the Abu Dhabi GP!

What an unbelievable finish! With big thanks to our sponsors Yas Marina Circuit, we're back for our tenth WTF1 Podcast! With special guest Alex Kersten from Car Throttle, we talk about all the news from the 2018 British Grand Prix including the amazing last 15 laps, why Raikkonen received a harsher penalty than Vettel and discuss all the Hamilton backlash about him being a sore loser. We explore this and much more so come and have a listen!

Jul 11 2018

47mins

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Rank #4: F1 Mexican Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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Mexico has secured Hamilton the title for the last two years, but we didn’t have that talking point this year as the title battle is still alive (just).
What we did talk about however is the strategy during the race, how the track itself needs to be improved and the controversial qualifying penalty involving Max Verstappen.
Join Matt and Tommy as they discuss all this and more from the Mexican Grand Prix!

Oct 29 2019

57mins

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Rank #5: How Long Can F1 Use 'But It's Monaco' As An Excuse For Boring Races? | Ep. 6

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Oh Monaco... or should we say Pirelli? With big thanks to our sponsors Yas Marina Circuit, we’re back for our sixth WTF1 Podcast, and we’ve got special guest Jack Aitken (ART F2 driver & Renault F1 reserve driver) to talk about all the news from the 2018 Monaco Grand Prix. What was wrong with the race? Is it time to leave Monaco in the past? We explore this and much more so come and have a listen!

It’s your final chance to get Early Bird Discount tickets to the season finale at the Formula 1 2018 Ethiad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix (which could be pretty tasty if the season continues as is!). Early Bird discount ends 31st May so be quick! http://bit.ly/2uv8Zlg

May 30 2018

42mins

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Rank #6: Should Lewis Hamilton Retire From Formula 1? | Ep. 7

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We're back for our seventh WTF1 Podcast, and we've got special guest, YouTuber SeenThroughGlass, to talk about all things 2018 Canadian Grand Prix. Has Bottas been the best Mercedes driver this season? Is it time for Hamilton to say goodbye to F1? Where will Fernando Alonso end up next year? We explore this and much more so come and have a listen!

Jun 13 2018

46mins

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Rank #7: Did Hamilton Deserve A Penalty In Germany? | Ep.11

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Was Hamilton lucky to not get a penalty during the 2018 German Grand Prix? This week's episode of the WTF1 podcast is full of topics such as team orders for both Mercedes and Ferrari, Vettel's costly mistake and a crazy race full of changeable weather. Come and have a listen!

The winner of our Silverstone Podcast competition is: @afterburner

Congratulations you have won 2 grandstand tickets to the Formula 1 2018 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix courtesy of Yas Marina Circuit! Please message us directly on YT @wtf1official to claim your prize!

Jul 25 2018

45mins

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Rank #8: 14: Was The Italian GP Kimi Raikkonen's Last Chance? | WTF1 Podcast #14

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The best race weekend in years! We are back for our latest instalment of the WTF1 podcast, with this week focussing on the Italian GP. Who was at fault for the Vettel and Hamilton lap 1 incident? Were Mercedes right to use Bottas as a blocking tool? Was Verstappen unlucky to receive a penalty? All this and more will be explored so come and have a listen! #WTF1Podcast #ItalianGP #WTF1

The winner of our Yas Marina Circuit competition is: Matthew Fox

Congratulations you have won 2 grandstand tickets to the Formula 1 2018 Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Grand Prix! Please message us directly to claim your prize!

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0:15 Name the cupboard

1:00 Give me more

4:22 Fan three word race reviews

5:58 Hamilton wanting to win

6:30 Lap 1 incident

9:40 Mercedes Ferrari’d Ferrari

10:50 Bottas blocking

15:23 Kimi vs. Lewis

20:00 2019 Front wing changes

22:16 Who was at fault between Vettel & Hamilton?

22:52 Does Vettel deserve his seat at Ferrari?

26:07 Booing - Is it OK?

32:23 Verstappen incident with Bottas

38:34 Vandoorne out, Norris in

44:41 Predictions

45:43 Singapore GP Predictions

48:00 Fan Singapore GP Predictions

Sep 05 2018

50mins

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Rank #9: F1 German Grand Prix Review 2019

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Three in a row! Hockenheim provided another unbelievable race but where does it rank compared to other classics?

Join Matt, Jess and Tommy as they do their best to cover the most action packed race F1 has seen for years.

Jul 31 2019

1hr 16mins

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Rank #10: Was Vettel’s 5 Second Penalty Fair? | Ep. 8

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Was Vettel's a 5-second penalty enough or were the stewards too lenient considering the race outcome? This episode of the WTF1 podcast is packed full of topics following the 2018 French Grand Prix. We discuss Max Verstappen getting sassy with the media, Fernando Alonso's Twitter activity and whether the criticism of Circuit Paul Ricard was justified, plus much more so come and have a listen.

Jun 27 2018

46mins

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Rank #11: F1 Australian Grand Prix Review 2019 | WTF1 Podcast

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F1 is back for 2019 and so is the WTF1 Race Review Podcast. Join Matt, Dan and Jess as they take a look at the winner(s) and losers of the Australian Grand Prix.

Was this Bottas' best race ever? How did we rate the rookies? And is that Honda-powered Red Bull actually looking competitive..?!

Tune in to find out.

Mar 20 2019

1hr 4mins

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Rank #12: Was The Singapore GP The End Of The 2018 Title Battle? | WTF1 Podcast #15

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Is the 2018 season all over? We're back for another WTF1 Podcast covering all the F1 news surrounding the 2018 Singapore Grand Prix. We talk about Sergey Sirotkin the legend, how Ferrari's strategy fell short again, Schumacher's records being under threat and much, much more!

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0:12 Naming The Cupboard

2:34 Sirotkin The Legend

5:25 Perez Crashes With Ocon

8:55 Ocon The Cool Cucumber

10:47 Will Ocon Get An F1 Seat?

12:22 Perez Ruined Everything

15:55 Ferrari Strategy Fails Again

18:41 Is The Championship Over?

20:38 Hamilton Is On Fire

23:45 Is Schumacher’s Record Under Threat?

30:04 Driver Of The Day

33:46 Podcast Predictions For Singapore

36:24 Predictions For Russia

39:11 2021 Concept Cars

42:24 A Final Word From Tommy

Sep 18 2018

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Rank #13: What DOES WTF1 Stand For? | WTF1 Podcast #23

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Before the 2019 Formula 1 season begins, we wanted to give you more of an insight into the people behind WTF1. We’ll be covering what WTF1 actually stands for, how it grew from bedroom blog to the paddocks of F1, and share stories from behind-the-scenes that you won’t have heard before!

Remember to subscribe to our podcast so you never miss an episode. If you’ve enjoyed them it would help us if you could leave us a review in your podcast player app of choice!

Jan 25 2019

1hr 10mins

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Rank #14: F1 Canadian Grand Prix Review 2019 | WTF1 Podcast

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A little later than usual but IT’S HERE! Join Jess, Tommy and special guest Chris Medland (yes, that guy from the Netflix F1 documentary!) to discuss THAT controversial Canadian Grand Prix. Bring your popcorn guys, this is a good one. Let us know what you thought of the Vettel/Hamilton incident in the comments!
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TIMESTAMPS
0:39 - It’s Chris Medland off Netflix!
1:36 - How did Chris end up on Netflix?
3:30 - Canada, full of promise
7:17 - THE INCIDENT
8:23 - “Vettel Robbed Himself”
16:22 - Was it a penalty?
19:02 - “Better Communication Needed”
20:40 - How the Stewarding process works
35:33 - “Stop The Snitching”
38:41 - Guenther Steiner is an absolute hero
43:04 - What does Chris think of a point for fastest lap?
46:18 - Driver of the day
48:47 - ABCDEF1
1:06:49 - Canada predictions
1:10:42 - Predictions for Franc

Jun 14 2019

1hr 20mins

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Rank #15: That Time When: Schumacher Won His Sixth Title

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After Lewis Hamilton's recent title win, we look back on when Michael Schumacher won his sixth world title. Despite dominating the era, his record-breaking championship was a lot closer than many remember.

Matt and Tommy look at a bonkers 2003 Japanese Grand Prix in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Nov 12 2019

15mins

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Rank #16: That Time When: F1 Introduced The Aggregate Qualifying Format

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Tommy, Matt and Dan are back with another 'That Time When' podcast, discussing when F1 introduced the unusual and unpopular aggregate qualifying format in 2005. What happened? How did it work? And was it worse than the recent elimination qualifying? 

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Mar 07 2019

19mins

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Rank #17: Alternative Awards For The 2018 F1 Season | WTF1 Podcast #22

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For one final time in 2018, Matty is joined by Tommy, Jess and F2 Driver, Jack Aitken to present the WTF1 Alternative Awards for the 2018 F1 season.

Who will be crowned as "Maldonado of the Year"? Who did we think gave the "Best Pirouette of the Season"? Listen in to find out!

We want to say a big thank you to you all for listening along with us this season, and for your feedback and support. It's been fun and we can't wait to return in 2019!

Merry Christmas!

Time Stamps:

0:08 - Jack’s Back!

1:54 - Drunk Kimi at the FIA Prize Giving

4:32 - What even happened in Pre-Season?

5:13 - @David_SV750 Award for “Best Car Livery 2018”

7:09 - McLaren Renault vs Toro Rosso Honda 1

1:57 - @FionnDuff Award for “Least Controversial Moment (that was made controversial)”

19:10 - @Wardy1706 Award for “Most Unpredictable Race” 26:29 - @JackDC93 Award for “Royally Messing Up” _

35:16 - @callumoore12 Award for “Best Pirouette Of The Season”

37:03 - “Best Race Of The Year Award”

40:01 - “Maldonado Of The Year Award”

44:38 - @fortylemon Award for “Moment Most Likely To Make You Cry”

50:16 - Three Word Season Reviews

50:22 - ‘Ups And Downs’

51:06 - ‘Season Of Surprises’

53:57 - ‘Massively Underrated Year’ 54:26 - ‘Championship Battle? Oh’

55:29 - “Driver Of The Season”

1:09:20 - Fan questions

1:17:54 - “IBR Social Media Team Championship Award”

Dec 21 2018

1hr 21mins

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Rank #18: That Time When: Bahrain Used The Endurance Circuit Layout For F1

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Tommy, Matt and Dan are back with another 'That Time When' podcast, discussing when the "Endurance Circuit" was used for the 2010 Bahrain Grand Prix. What was the layout? Why was it used? And did it produce better racing? Spoiler: No.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Mar 26 2019

18mins

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Rank #19: F1 Austria Grand Prix Review 2019 | WTF1 Podcast

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From ranting about France to raving about Austria... What an unbelievable race we had at the Red Bull Ring! Join Matt, Jess and Tommy as they discuss what made last weekends GP so damn good, how Max's move on Charles was hard but fair and why the whole stewarding process STILL needs to be changed.

Jul 02 2019

1hr 7mins

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Rank #20: That Time When: BAR Ran A Half And Half Livery

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There have been many WTF moments in F1 history. Each week, our new ‘That Time When’ series aims to explore and attempt to explain as many of these moments as we can!

In this first episode, Tommy, Matt and WTF1's website editor, Dan, discuss that time when BAR launched the infamous half-and-half zip livery in 1999. We dive into why on earth they chose the now infamous design, how it was received, and whether it made any difference to the team's performance that season - spoiler, it didn't.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for next week's show!

Feb 19 2019

22mins

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F1 Season Review: 2019 Alternative Awards

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For the final time in 2019, Matt, Tommy and Jess round up the F1 season and present some alternative awards chosen by you.

Who will win the "Zero to Hero" award? What was the best race of the year? Who came out on top in ABCDEF1?

A big thank you to everyone who listened, watched and gave feedback and support this year. We'll be back for more podcasts in 2020. 

We want to say a big thank you to you all for listening along with us this season, and for your feedback and support. It’s been fun and we can’t wait to return in 2019. Merry Christmas!

Dec 20 2019

1hr 4mins

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That Time When: Nobody Wanted To Win At The Nurburgring

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This year’s German GP has gone down as an all-time classic with tricky conditions, plot twists for the leading contenders and an unexpected result. But 20 years ago, Germany played host to a race which was even more chaotic.

Matt, Dan and Tommy look at the time when nobody wanted to win the 1999 European GP at the Nurburgring.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Dec 10 2019

36mins

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F1 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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After the excitement of Brazil, the 2019 finale in Abu Dhabi was a bit of an anticlimax. Is it time for another race to take its place as the F1 season finale?
Join Matt, Jess and Tommy as they round-up the race and wonder why Nico Hulkenberg got awarded the driver of the day.

Dec 03 2019

1hr 3mins

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That Time When: Four Drivers Were In The Title Finale

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The 2010 season provided one of the most open title fights in F1 history, so much so that Fernando Alonso, Mark Webber, Sebastian Vettel and Lewis Hamilton were all in the hunt going into the final race at Abu Dhabi.

Matt, Jess and Tommy look at a crazy championship battle in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Nov 26 2019

26mins

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F1 Brazilian Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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Best race of the season? What an absolutely fantastic race we had for the Brazilian Grand Prix. There were crashes, controversy, safety cars and unexpected podium finishers... what more could you want?

Join Matt, Jess and Tommy as they discuss Verstappen's masterclass, Ferrari being extremely unlucky and much, MUCH more from the 2019 Brazilian Grand Prix.

Nov 19 2019

1hr 4mins

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That Time When: Schumacher Won His Sixth Title

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After Lewis Hamilton's recent title win, we look back on when Michael Schumacher won his sixth world title. Despite dominating the era, his record-breaking championship was a lot closer than many remember.

Matt and Tommy look at a bonkers 2003 Japanese Grand Prix in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Nov 12 2019

15mins

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F1 US Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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The Circuit of the Americas sprung up a few surprises including Ferrari’s severe lack of pace, Verstappen’s comments about Ferrari and bumps all over the place…
Join Matt, Jess and Tommy as they discuss all this and more from the United States Grand Prix!

Nov 05 2019

1hr 2mins

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F1 Mexican Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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Mexico has secured Hamilton the title for the last two years, but we didn’t have that talking point this year as the title battle is still alive (just).
What we did talk about however is the strategy during the race, how the track itself needs to be improved and the controversial qualifying penalty involving Max Verstappen.
Join Matt and Tommy as they discuss all this and more from the Mexican Grand Prix!

Oct 29 2019

57mins

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That Time When: Schumacher Was Forced Into A Comeback

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After breaking his leg at Silverstone in 1999, you'd have thought Michael Schumacher would've been desperate to get back into an F1 car? Well that didn't seem to be the case...

Matt, Tommy and Dan are back to talk about the controversial 1999 Malaysian Grand Prix in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Oct 22 2019

22mins

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F1 Japanese Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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Japan is one of the best F1 circuits on the calendar, and it certainly threw up some interesting topics for conversation! What happened to the stewards? Is F1 better with quali and race on a Sunday? Was Hamilton forced into not winning?
Join Matt, Tommy and Dan as we discuss all the ongoings from the Japanese Grand Prix.

Oct 16 2019

59mins

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That Time When: Damon Hill Won A Race On Aggregate

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Due to an unusual regulation, the 1994 Japanese Grand Prix was decided by aggregate time in two-part race between Damon Hill and Michael Schumacher.

Matt, Tommy and Dan are back to discuss this strange but exciting race in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Oct 10 2019

25mins

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F1 Russian Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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Russia has never been known for its epic races, but it certainly created even more controversy and talking points. Were Ferrari right to implement team orders? Who is the number 1? What is it about the Sochi Autodrome that reduces wheel to wheel battles?
We dive into all this and much more in this weeks WTF1 Podcast.

Sep 30 2019

42mins

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F1 Singapore Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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Singapore threw up a few controversial moments and interesting strategy calls. Was Vettel’s win fair and square? Should Bottas have accepted the team orders?
Join Matt, Jess and Tommy as we dive into all the nitty gritty details from the Singapore GP

Sep 23 2019

51mins

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That Time When: Nelson Piquet Crashed On Purpose

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What started as an unlikely victory for Fernando Alonso at Singapore later turned into one of the biggest scandals F1 has ever seen.

Matt, Tommy and Dan are back to discuss the infamous 'Crashgate' in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Sep 19 2019

21mins

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F1 Italian Grand Prix Race Review 2019

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The WTF1 Podcast returns to talk about all the drama, action and elbows thrown during the 2019 Italian Grand Prix.

Was Charles Leclerc fair with his defensive driving? How will Vettel recover from this?

Sep 09 2019

34mins

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F1 Belgian Grand Prix Review 2019

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After what can only be described as one of the most tragic race weekends in recent memory, join Matt, Tommy and Jess as the WTF1 Podcast returns for the 2019 Belgian Grand Prix.

The thoughts and prayers of the entire WTF1 team are with Anthoine Hubert's family and friends at this difficult time, and we wish Juan-Manuel Correa a very speedy recovery.

Sep 03 2019

58mins

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That Time When: Drivers Were Announced For 2020

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It's been a busy day in the F1 driver market! Matt, Jess and Tommy are back for a one-off special to discuss all the recent F1 news.

Aug 29 2019

28mins

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That Time When: 13 Cars Collided At Spa '98

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Every F1 fan has seen the huge lap one crash at Spa in 1998 but it wasn't the only crazy moment in what is surely the most iconic Grand Prix of all-time?

Matt, Tommy and Dan are back again to chat about this incredible race in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Aug 20 2019

27mins

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That Time When: The Red Bulls Collided At Turkey 2010

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Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber's collision at the 2010 Turkish GP was controversial enough but it was comments afterwards that made the Red Bull rivalry even more heated.

Matt is back with Tommy and Dan to discuss what happened in another 'That Time When' podcast.

Come take a listen and make sure you subscribe for the next episode.

Aug 13 2019

24mins

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F1 Hungarian Grand Prix Review 2019

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Strategy was key!
Hungary proved to be a rather tense and exciting race which went down right to the wire... But not everybody thought the same!
Join Matt, Tommy and Jess as they dive into all the big stories coming out of Sunday's F1 race in Budapest.

Aug 07 2019

1hr 4mins

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iTunes Ratings

287 Ratings
Average Ratings
261
14
3
2
7

Tell Jess to stop cursing😂

By Urch08csms - Dec 11 2019
Read more
That’s it’s she awesome and the podcast is amazing. Have Jess stop cussing.

Great podcast

By wingmanzxz - Nov 26 2019
Read more
Wish they were longer and you can’t tell me what to do about giving a five star review.