Episodes
This week on the Cut To The Race Podcast - Oli is back hosting and is joined by Dan the Bottas fan, Matt and Callum discussing the 2021 F1 Turkish GP.It was a race that saw Bottas’ first F1 win of the season, in a performance that was quite the contrast to 12 months ago.Aside from Bottas’ faultless drive, Lewis was once again disagreeing with the team regarding strategy, and the panel discuss who was in the right.Oli and Matt take us on a tour of their tour of Red Bull HQ, and we decide on...
Published 10/10/21
The news roundup show is back and this time the trio were joined by Matt to discuss this week’s latest news, the Turkish Grand Prix preview and it is the return of the Nerds vs Fans quiz!In this packed show, the group discussed the arrival of the Qatar Grand Prix to the calendar this season, Lando Norris launching his go-karts helping the future generations in motorsport. They further discussed Lewis Hamilton and his lack of engines - will we see Hamilton take his penalty sooner than later...
Published 10/04/21
This week on the 'Cut to the Race Podcast' Dan and Charlotte are back to review the Russian Grand Prix. It was a race of ups and downs for Lando Norris, and a race that saw history being made once again by Lewis Hamilton. It will go down as an all-time classic, so make sure you tune in!Follow FormulaNerdswww.Facebook.com/FormulaNerdswww.twitter.com/FormulaNerdswww.instagram.com/FormulaNerdswww.formulanerds.com
Published 09/28/21
This week on the 'Cut to the Race' podcast, Dan and Charlotte review the sensational Italian Grand Prix.So many talking points from the weekend are discussed, from Bottas' sensational performances to a first McLaren 1-2 since 2010.Of course, the incident between Hamilton and Verstappen is analysed, and the duo give their verdict as to who they think is at fault.Monza delivered!Follow...
Published 09/13/21
This week on the Cut to the Race news roundup show, the trio are back to review the Dutch GP and preview the Italian Grand Prix and of course, cover the chaos that has been silly season over the past week.The team are joined by Andy from The Grand Prix Podcast, following Dan losing his bet that Bottas would remain at Mercedes, and he helps break down all the talking points from the last week.Bottas to Alfa Romeo, Russell to Mercedes and Albon to Williams are to name but a few.Predictions are...
Published 09/10/21
On this week’s Cut to the Race News Roundup, the tremendous trio are back with a packed show after that interesting weekend in Spa before heading to Zandvoort! They begin looking back at the Belgian Grand Prix weekend, sharing their views and opinions on the events that took place. Half points, a race behind the safety car and that crazy qualifying are to name a few!Dan, Charlotte and Jay look at this week’s latest news including Kimi Raikkonen retirement from Formula 1, more silly season...
Published 09/02/21
On this week’s episode of the Cut to the Race news roundup - it’s finally race week again!Dan, Charlotte and Jay are back to cover all the biggest news from the last week including Fernando Alonso’s contract extension at Alpine, Toto Wolff claiming he has no interest in signing Max Verstappen and rumours of Qatar replacing Australia on the calendar.There was also some pretty big news from Netflix this week, who have released the Michael Schumacher documentary trailer and confirmed a fourth...
Published 08/27/21
This week on the "Cut to the Race" podcast, Oli, Callum and Emma are joined by W Series driver Fabienne Wohlwend.Fabienne has a lot of experience racing GT cars in the Ferrari Challenge and the Audi Super Cup. She explains to the panel how different racing GT cars is to single-seater racing during her Formula 4 career and W Series. She tells us what she is enjoying about the season so far, supporting Formula One, and how she is finding being referred to as a role model for women and young...
Published 08/22/21
On this episode of the ‘news roundup’ - Dan, Charlotte and Jay are back to discuss all the biggest talking points from the world of motorsport from the last week + A new challenger came to take on the fans vs nerds quiz - could they top our leaderboard and be in with a chance of winning the prize?In Formula 1, there was good news for Dutch fans with organisers confirming next months Grand Prix will go ahead with a crowd at two-thirds of capacity.  There was less good news for Japanese fans...
Published 08/19/21
This week on the 'Cut to The Race' podcast, we rewind to a special podcast episode to meet a modern F1 legend.Sky Sports F1 commentator David Croft joins the panel to discuss his thoughts on all things F1 including Daniel Ricciardo's current performance, the 2022 regulations and why Mercedes aren't as dominant as we all expected this year. He also touches upon the subject of Valtteri Bottas and whether he thinks the Finn should be replaced at the end of this year.We ask him how he handles...
Published 08/15/21
In this week’s News Roundup the trio is reunited and back better than ever, to discuss the latest news within the summer break, and some silly season chat.We spoke about this week’s latest motorsport news; with Aston Martin’s disqualification appeal, McLaren’s announcement of their first Extreme E driver, Tanner Foust, Valentino Rossi’s retirement from MotoGP, and the Formula E season finale. Dan, Charlotte and Jay also discussed silly season predictions within the driver market, and made...
Published 08/13/21
This week on the 'Cut to the Race' podcast - Oli, Callum and Dan sat down with star of W-series, Sabre Cook.A wide range of topics were discussed, from Sabre's love on IndyCar to the slowly improving role of women in motorsport.Sabre is one of few drivers who also have a mechanical engineering degree, and the panel ask if his helps her when it comes to her driving.W-series has a somewhat unusual format, and the panel ask Sabre her thoughts on the short weekends and the new calendar layout, of...
Published 08/09/21
This week on the "Cut to the Race" News Roundup podcast Dan welcomes Emma to the panel to discuss the latest news in F1.We start off this week discussing the news that current F2 driver Dan Ticktum has parted ways with Williams. Or to put it more bluntly, Williams sacked him. The duo give their opinion on his controversial mishaps and ponder what this now means for his career.This brings us on nicely to who might be at Williams next year with various drivers rumoured to take the seats...
Published 08/06/21
This week on the 'Cut to the Race podcast' - Oli, Matt, Dan and Callum sat down to discuss all things related to the chaotic Hungarian Grand Prix. The panel discuss Bottas' crash and the implications this has for the championship, before moving on to discuss the fact that Lewis Hamilton was the only car on the grid for the red flag restart. The main talking points of the race were covered, and all were happy to see Esteban Ocon take the chequered flag as a Grand Prix winner for the first...
Published 08/01/21
Another week and the trio are back to discuss all the latest news and gossip straight from the world of Formula 1.On the menu this week is all the fallout from Red Bull’s protest against Lewis Hamilton’s penalty at Silverstone, plus the war of words between the world champion and rival Max Verstappen. Silly season is well underway again, with rumour strongly linking Nyck de Vries to Williams and Valtteri Bottas to Alfa Romeo.Alpine have also released some important news, the next destination...
Published 07/29/21
This week we revisit one of your favourite episodes recorded earlier in the year where Oli, Callum, Matt, Dan and Emma were joined by Formula E driver, Sam Bird.Sam tells us all about Formula E, the all-electric racing series, and why we should be watching more of it as motorsport fans. He guides us through the impact of Formula E on the electric car industry and how important that is for the future.He talks us through his career to date and how he missed out on a top drive in Formula One,...
Published 07/25/21
On this week’s News Roundup ‘Cut to the Race’ podcast, the trio are back to cover all the biggest stories coming out of the world of Formula 1 and the aftermath from the British Grand Prix.We discussed the war of the words between Mercedes and Red Bull after that controversial crash. In the aftermath of Hamilton’s commission being published, we explored how F1 doing more to increase inclusion and diversity in the sport after racist comments. Our thoughts and opinions on the 2022 car and new...
Published 07/22/21
On today's episode, our panel of Oli, Matt, Emma, and Michael discuss the 2021 British Grand Prix.  A very tightly contested championship battle just got a lot closer and a lot spicier on track and on the podcast.  The gang starts out by giving their verdicts on the Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton incident at Copse corner in lap 1.  From who was at fault, to the "controversial?" penalty, the fallout for the rest of the reason and even the statements and actions of Toto Wolff and Christian...
Published 07/20/21
On this week’s News Roundup ‘Cut to the Race’ podcast, the trio are back to cover all the biggest stories coming out of the world of Formula 1.Could this be Kimi Raikkonen’s final season? Will there be a second race at Silverstone this year? Speaking of Silverstone, it’s once again British Grand Prix weekend! Dan and Charlotte have decided to leave Jay and go, but the trio rattled through all the biggest talking points ahead of the weekend. Including if Lewis Hamilton can halt Max...
Published 07/14/21
On this week’s News Roundup ‘Cut to the Race’ Podcast – Dan, Charlotte and Jay are back to discuss all the biggest talking points from the world of Formula 1 over the last week.The trio looked back at Lewis Hamilton’s new contract, Daniel Ricciardo’s anguish at another cancelled Australian GP, Lando Norris’ penalty situation and Christian Horner’s reaction to the recent 2025 engine talks.Charlotte and Jay also caught up with F1 TV analyst and tech expert Craig Scarborough to discover some of...
Published 07/08/21
In this weeks edition of the 'Cut to the Race' Podcast - Oli, Cal, Dan and Matt discuss the Austrian Grand Prix and Oli and Emma interviewed the Team Manager of the Veloce Extreme E team, Ian Davies. We review the major talking points of the 2021 Austrian Grand Prix, the key moments from the race were of course analysed and drivers of the day decided. Along with the race review, the 4 also take a deep look at Mercedes and the way they treat their drivers. In particular, Valtteri Bottas. Dan...
Published 07/04/21
On this week’s News Roundup ‘Cut to the Race’ podcast – Dan, Charlotte and Jay are back to discuss all of the juicy stories coming from the world of F1 over the past week.The trio look into the new home of the Russian Grand Prix in St. Petersburg, Turkey once again returning to the calendar to replace Singapore, Guanyu Zhou stepping in for Fernando Alonso in practice and Aston Martin stealing some of Red Bull’s talent.With the Austrian Grand Prix looming ever closer, the panel made some...
Published 07/01/21
This week on The 'Cut to the Race' podcast, Oli, Callum, Emma and Michael discuss the pretty uneventful Styrian Grand Prix. There were a few gems in there, despite the lack of action.The panel briefly talk about qualifying and give their opinion on Valterri Bottas being handed a penalty for his spin in the pit lane. Was it justified? Or just a bit harsh?Moving onto the race, the panel discuss the battle between Lando Norris and Sergio Perez, and whether the Mexican could have claimed the last...
Published 06/29/21
On the first episode of the all-new - News Roundup  ‘Cut to the Race’ Podcast – Dan, Charlotte and Jay round up all the recent rumours and goings-on in the world of Formula 1.  The trio delved into Esteban Ocon’s three-year contract extension with Alpine and what it could mean for the rest of the grid, Abu Dhabi’s attempts to improve racing, Pirelli’s strategy going forwards after recent tyre controversy and Valtteri Bottas’ anger being welcomed by Mercedes boss Toto Wolff. With what could...
Published 06/22/21