John Floyd
Motorsport columnist
4 minute read
31 Mar 2021
9:26 am

It looks like we are in for a great F1 season

John Floyd

Thrilling season opener suggests 2021 could be a roller-coaster ride.

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates after winning the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit on Sunday. Picture: Photo by Lars Baron / various sources / AFP.

  The 2021 F1 season got off to an incredible start with the Bahrain Grand Prix on Sunday. Everybody speculated on who would have an advantage this year and the performance of the Red Bull during practice and qualifying indicated we could have a great race. We did, and it proved the best we have seen for a long time. The battles for position were from the front to the very back with action everywhere. The most incredible drive came from Sergio Perez whose Red Bull decided to stop on track with a total electrical failure on the formation lap....