Inside Line F1 Podcast

Hosted by FIA-accredited print & TV journalists, the Inside Line F1 Podcast is a weekly show that offers an alternative view on the sport, business and politics of Formula 1. On our channel, you will find race reviews, previews, interviews and features through the Formula 1 season...and in the summer/winter breaks. Our show hosts: Soumil Arora, @f1statsguru, Mithila Mehta & Kunal Shah. Formula 1 drivers on our show: Mika Hakkinen, Nico Rosberg, Charles Leclerc, David Coulthard, Karun Chandhok, Romain Grosjean, Valtteri Bottas, Lando Norris among others. Broadcasters on the Inside Line F1 Podcast: Peter Windsor, Steve Slater, Ben Edwards, Bob Varsha, Atle Gulbrandsen, Matthew Marsh among others.  We are an independent Formula 1 podcast available everywhere on the Internet - search 'Inside Line F1 Podcast' on your favourite audio streaming app.  Miss us as you wait for our next episode? Join our near 45,000+ member community on Instagram. Hosts: Soumil Arora, Mithila Mehta & Kunal Shah Stats: Sundaram Ramaswami (aka @f1statsguru) Data: Nithyanand Ram Music courtesy: Lucien Byfieldt

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 22m. Bisher sind 546 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint wöchentlich.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 8 days 23 hours 9 minutes


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F1 Pitstop with the Inside Line Club

We're starting 2023 with a bang...and you are invited to join the fun...


 2023-01-10  1m

episode 1: Revamp F1’s Driver Academies: Peter Windsor-Inside Line (re-visited)

Happy New Year! But of course, we have to wait a few months before wishing each other a happy new season! 

Announcement - we're planning our first offline meet-up in Mumbai on 15th January. (More details to follow on our socials)

We start 2023 with one of our best episodes - yes, it's a re-visit from when the legendary broadcaster and award-winning journalist Peter Windsor was a guest on our show...


 2023-01-03  35m

episode 2: F1's prejudice against American drivers - with Bob Varsha (re-visited)

It's still the off-season and we're re-visiting some of our best episodes from the last couple of seasons. This episode is a mash-up of Bob Varsha's finest comments on the Inside Line F1 Podcast through 2022. Yes, we were honoured to have the American F1 broadcasting legend (the 'Voice of F1' in the USA) on our show multiple times...


 2023-01-23  26m

episode 3: F1 2023 - Early & Bold Predictions (recorded with a live audience)

This episode is hands down our most-special episode. We recorded our early & bold (or boldest!) predictions for the 2023 Formula 1 season...with a live audience. Yes, we engaged with some of our most-ardent listeners (who also happen to be Formula 1 fans, of course) in the real world.

As you all know, we hosted our first-ever meet-up in the physical world in mid-January in Mumbai...


 2023-01-30  1h22m

episode 4: Car launches are for Sponsors...NOT Fans - F1 Explained

It's 'car launch season' in Formula 1. Or is it? Formula 1 teams are launching liveries under the guise of a car launch. Understandably, fans aren't pleased.

As we build up to the 2023 Formula 1 season, we will simplify Formula 1 for you via our new series called 'F1 Explained'. It only seemed apt that our opening episode would talk about Formula 1 car launches...and how the primary audience are the team's sponsors...


 2023-02-08  5m

episode 5: F1 cars (ft. Transformers Autobots) in Pre-season Testing - F1 Explained

All 10 teams have launched their 2023 cars in the last two weeks. What's next?

Pre-season testing, of course. 'Testing is boring', they say.

Trust us, 'they' and you need to hear our F1 Explained episode about pre-season testing. We tell you WHY it's exciting...


 2023-02-17  13m

episode 7: F1 TV's Scarbs' 2023 Lowdown & Predictions

Pre-season testing for the 2023 Formula 1 season is finished. To bring to you the key takeaways for every Formula 1 team, we have F1 TV's Tech Talk's Craig Scarborough aka @ScarbsTech join us as a guest for this special episode.

Is porpoising a thing of the past? Will Mercedes continue with their 0...


 2023-02-27  49m

episode 8: Alonso Victory? 5 Things To Watch For - 2023 Bahrain GP Preview

Fernando Alons-ooooh! Will he take the top step of the podium this Sunday in the 2023 Bahrain Grand Prix?

In this episode of the Inside Line F1 Podcast, Soumil, @f1statsguru & Kunal preview the first race of the 2023 Formula 1 season.

Five things to watch for:

  1. 2023 cars - we will finally see them!
  2. End of sandbagging
  3. Fernando Alonso
  4. Overtaking fest...



episode 9: Alonso: Lance is my Hero - 2023 Bahrain GP Review

Fernando Alonso, Aston Martin & Lance Stroll - what a story they wrote in the 2023 Bahrain Grand Prix. Will this love story continue to entertain throughout the 2023 Formula 1 season? 

In this episode of the Inside Line F1 Podcast, Soumil, @f1statsguru and Kunal review all the headlines, stories and narratives from the season-opening race.

Tune in!

(Season 2023, Episode 9)



episode 10: Rowdy Arabia + 5 things to watch - 2023 Saudi Arabian GP Preview

Just how rowdy can it get if the Jeddah Corniche Circuit delivers a Max Verstappen vs. Charles Leclerc...with a Fernando Alonso thrown in?

And of course, let's hope that there are no missile strikes!

In this episode of the Inside Line F1 Podcast, Soumil, @f1statsguru and Kunal preview the 2023 Saudi Arabian Grand Prix. While Ferrari and Mercedes will be fending off rumours and other media speculation, we expect Red Bull Racing-Verstappen to run away with some heavy points...


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