Podcast: 2021 F1 season review with Medland, Hughes and Smith

Motor Sport Podcast

Mark Hughes, Chris Medland and Damien Smith look back at an epic, controversial Formula 1 season that saw Max Verstappen crowned champion for the first time.

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Formula 1 produced a season like no other in 2021 and we’ve done our best to review it all in our 90-minute end-of-year podcast.

Max Verstappen and Lewis Hamilton battled for the championship from the start of the Bahrain Grand Prix to the very final lap in Abu Dhabi. To look over the excitement, the drama, the many controversies and the occasional mistake, Chris Medland is joined by Motor Sport’s F1 Editor Mark Hughes and Contributing Editor Damien Smith.

As well as the championship battle and their verdicts on the Silverstone and Monza collisions, plus that final lap in Abu Dhabi, our panel examine at the midfield fight, and look ahead to the 2022 season and Formula 1’s new regulations.

2021 F1 season reviewed: from our latest issue