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Melbourne, VIC

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English


Episodes

2018/34 — United States GP Preview

10/18/2018
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Rob talks the great names of Formula One, Peter McGinley talks about the AFL calendar, and Michael asks Dieter what he Renckens about the all-female W Series.

Duration:00:40:28

2018/33 — Japanese GP Review

10/11/2018
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Lewis Hamiton takes championship point over Sebastian Vettel, Peter McGinley reads your haiku poems, and old mate of the show Trent Price gets lost with a Japanese sat nav.

Duration:00:34:22

2018/32 — Russian GP Review & Japanese GP Preview

10/4/2018
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We celebrate a Russian Grand Prix with more than three overtakes, Peter McGinley reads from his book of haikus and Ferrari tries to make 'winnow' a thing.

Duration:00:38:14

2018/31 — Russian GP Preview

9/28/2018
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Sauber reveals Antonio Giovinazzi will replace Charles Leclerc in 2019, Dieter Rencken reveals all is not well at Force India, and Peter McGinley reveals his childhood dining and television habits.

Duration:00:51:57

2018/30 — Singapore GP Review

9/21/2018
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Lewis Hamilton cooks Sebastian Vettel's title chances, Formula One prepares to welcome back the Torpedo, and Peter McGinley provides some genuinely useful consumer advice.

Duration:00:58:52

BoN 2018/29 — Singapore GP Preview

9/14/2018
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Charles Leclerc gets his promotion to Ferrari, Kimi Raikkonen returns to Sauber, Esteban Ocon seems destined to lose his place in F1 and everyone forgets what happened to Stoffel Vandoorne.

Duration:00:36:09

2018/28 — Italian GP Review

9/7/2018
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The European season ends with Sebastian Vettel losing the championship initiative after Italian GP organisers used the wrong anthem on the starting grid before the race. McLaren chooses to field its first winless full-time driver line-up since 1995. Peter McGinley doesn't turn up for the show.

Duration:00:35:14

2018/27 — Belgian GP Review & Italian GP Preview

8/30/2018
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Force India is replaced by Force India, the halo saves the Belgian Grand Prix and we play stocks down, stocks down [sic] for Stoffel Vandoorne.

Duration:00:48:35

2018/26 — Belgian GP Preview

8/24/2018
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Just when you thought our timing couldn't get any worse after a chaotic midseason break, we miss the announcement of F1's (technically) newest team to enter the championship. But we do ask Dieter what he Renckens about the (formerly) Force India situation and other political goings-on, and Peter does his best Rob James impression.

Duration:00:40:10

2018/25 — Midseason Review with Ben Edwards

8/16/2018
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Another week, another badly timed episode of Box of Neutrals. We talk to Ben Edwards about everything up to Fernando Alonso's F1 retirement – and his weird retirement video – and Carlos Sainz's move to McLaren. Peter McGinley confuses 'Holden' for 'beer'.

Duration:00:51:45

2018/24 — Midseason Review with Olav Mol

8/9/2018
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Daniel Ricciardo goes to Renault, Force India goes to Lance Stroll, Williams goes to Centrelink and Olav Mol goes so far as to say Romain Grosjean should've stayed Swiss. Hopefully this podcast dates more gracefully than last week's show.

Duration:01:02:02

2018/23 — Hungarian GP Review

8/2/2018
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We try to buy Force India with Peter McGinley's credit card points but it turns administrators don't take American Express. We channel our inner consumer affairs commissioner and talk low-level scams and frauds that we've become caught up in and discuss the definition of 'mincemeat'.

Duration:00:49:14

2018/22 — German GP Review & Hungarian GP Preview

7/27/2018
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We discuss the trifecta of interesting small talk: international freight, Hey Hey It's Saturday and traffic. Meat cuts also get a mention, as does the German Grand Prix, but to a lesser extent.

Duration:00:49:39

2018/21 — German GP Preview

7/20/2018
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Michael doesn't send a postcard but does send back an interview with RaceFans.net's Dieter, who Renckens this weekend could well be the last German Grand Prix for the time being. Rob and Peter celebrate the anniversary of the first F1 shoey.

Duration:00:51:51

2018/20 — British GP Review

7/12/2018
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Turns out football isn't coming home, Michael isn't home yet, and Sebastian Vettel wins in Lewis Hamilton's home (grand prix).

Duration:00:42:34

2018/19 — Austrian GP Review & British GP Preview

7/6/2018
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Football's coming home, Eric Boullier is told to go home, Michael is still away from home and is Formula One looking for a new British home?

Duration:00:44:53

2018/18 — French GP Review & Austrian GP Preview

6/29/2018
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Rob and Pete review the French Grand Prix by talking about Freddo Frogs while Michael previews the Austrian Grand Prix by sampling Vienna’s Viennetta. We ask the age-old question: ‘What is that thing?’.

Duration:00:45:08

2018/17 — French GP Preview

6/22/2018
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Red Bull Racing confirms it's hot for Honda, completing Formula One's most unusual love rhombus with Renault and McLaren, but Dieter says he Renckens there's more to it than just unadulterated horsepower. Peter buys a new jumper.

Duration:01:07:10

2018/16 — Canadian GP Review

6/14/2018
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Australia's number one Formula One journalists (self-awarded) talk mostly about the 24 Hours of Le Mans, IndyCar and whether Peter would look good with a beard. We revive the quiz, but it was a terrible mistake.

Duration:00:38:24

2018/15 — Canadian GP Preview

6/8/2018
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Despite what we say, Daniel Ricciardo might not have a grid penalty (thanks, Adrian Newey), Brendon Hartley might not be replaced by Pascal Wehrlein (thanks, Lando Norris) and Mercedes won't use new engines (thanks, Peter McGinley). Some other things we say are still relevant.

Duration:00:56:36