Grid Talk

Grid Talk is a Formula 1 podcast that takes an irreverent look at the world of F1 motor racing, offering news, previews, reviews, and opinions on the biggest talking points in the sport today. Your hosts George Howson and Ruby Price bring years of F1 experience to the show, and they are joined by a panel of guests each week to dissect the latest races with their expert analysis that is based on emotion and personal preference, with a sprinkling of facts. George, Ruby and the team hit the apex of all the topics that are causing a stir in F1 right now, so if you’re a new fan and you're looking for the best F1 podcast on the grid, sit back and relax and enjoy their hot topic debrief.


episode 40: Formula 1 Grid Talk Episode 40: 2020 Hungarian Grand Prixview

Welcome to Episode 40 of Formula 1 Grid Talk, hosted by George Howson!

In this episode joining George we have sports journalist Louis Edwards, F1 expert Alex Booth, and sports journalist Mikael Kataja.

This weekend is Round 3, the 2020 Hungarian Grand Prix. We preview the big race, and what to keep an eye on in the latest Formula 1 Grid Talk podcast…

In This Episode

[00.37] Will it be a Mercedes v Red Bull fight in Hungary?

[01.44] Is 2020 the year Valtteri Bottas mounts a serious title challenge?

[04.09] McLaren go to Hungary second in the Constructor’s Championship, and are a big chance to bring home a big points haul.

[05.32] Will Racing Point take the fight to Mercedes and Red Bull on a track that doesn’t entirely suit their package?

[06.43] Ferrari were poor in Hungary in 2020, are they in for another tough day at the office despite their upgrades?

[07.58] Can Renault top Ferrari around Hungary?

[09.05] Alpha Tauri’s Pierre Gasly performs well in Hungary, can he be the best of the midfielders?

[11.31] Haas are set to struggle again.

[12.40] Williams are improving, but it will take a miracle to score points in Hungary.

[14.38] How will Fernando Alonso returning to F1 pan out?

[18.25] Can the ‘Vettel to Haas’ move happen, or does George have a better chance of getting Margot Robbie to go out on a date?

[20.34] Two more races on the calendar to look ahead to, Mugello and Sochi.

[22.54] What other races could be added to the 2020 F1 calendar?

[24.48] The team make their bold predictions for the 2020 Hungarian Grand Prix

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