Tag: Formula 1

Plastic is the big winner at the Singapore Grand Prix

Singapore—The good news is that a lot of people attended the first-ever climate change rally in Singapore last weekend. The bad news is a lot of people left a lot of trash at the Singapore Grand Prix last weekend, including a lot of plastic...

Despite haze, ‘contingency plan’ in place for this weekend’s Singapore Grand Prix

Singapore—The organizers of Singapore Grand Prix have said that there is a ‘contingency plan’ in place so that drivers can cope with the poor air quality in the country due to forest fires in neighbouring Indonesia. Officials from Formula 1 are optimistic that the Grand...

Mahathir eyes the return of F1 to Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur – Mahathir Mohamad intends to bring back the Formula One (F1) race to Malaysia after a hiatus since 2017 for declining returns. Mahathir said that he plans to bring back the race because Malaysians are becoming interested in the automotive industry thanks to...

Erosion of the Singapore spark and core

At the heart of any country is its own people, not imported ones who have not grown roots and are here at the expense of locals – minus all the responsibilities that come with being true-blue citizens. I find it alarming that the primacy...

Fading from Malaysia F1 will still rule in Asian cities

The Malaysian Grand Prix will hold its final edition on Oct. 1, bringing an end to one of the longest-running Formula One races in Asia. The race struggled in recent years to attract fans and local television viewers and this is perhaps a confirmation of...