The Bloke and A Bird Show Episode 106

This week - you asked and we answered, and as a bonus we even answered correctly!

You asked us about points, and we give you the lowdown on how points are awarded, from what the scale is to the difference between the drivers and constructors championships.  As an added bonus we talk about race distances too.

In other news - Nico Rosberg's Drivers Championship trophy was lost in the mail for a few days - our guess is that it was shipped via DHL.

Are you a Snapchat user? F1 has a new partnership with Snapchat.

Sauber has an new boss, and he's trying to figure out the whole Honda thing.  It doesn't sound like Longbow Financial thought real highly of the Honda deal.

Kimi Raikonnen is doing his best, no matter what Sergio Marchione says, oh andFerrari doesn't want to hire Fernando Alonso again.

Danil Kyviat wants a confirmation from Red Bull that he'll have a seat in the organization next year.

The FIA says - no, Valteri Bottas didn't jump the start in Austria.

The BRDC has no intention of selling Silverstone to FOG.

And the first run with the new "shield" concept wasn't a roaring success...

Posted on July 16, 2017 .