Coulthard Insights

In a 14-year driving career with Williams, McLaren and Red Bull David Coulthard established himself as one of the greatest talents of his generation, winning 13 Grands Prix. Now a respected pundit for the BBC and The Daily Telegraph, DC has the inside track on all things F1 and will be providing regular insight here in his role as UBS ambassador.

Coulthard on team orders

Posted on July 8, 2014

Watch David Coulthard's first-hand insights on the team order he received at European Grand Prix in Jerez '97.

New contract a win-win for Newey and Red Bull

Posted on June 13, 2014

David Coulthard Insights: New contract a win-win for Newey and Red Bull.

It has been clear for some time that Adrian needed a break from F1. This way Red Bull get to keep his experience on tap, and keep him out of the clutches of their rivals.

The Monaco Grand Prix

Posted on May 20, 2014

Watch David Coulthard's insights on the Monaco Grand Prix, which is known as the jewel in the crown of Formula 1.

Ferrari and McLaren still searching for that elusive formula

Posted on May 19, 2014

David Coulthard on Ferrari and McLaren still searching for that elusive formula.

The two biggest names in Formula One cannot buy a win at the moment but success in F1 is cyclical. Once all the building blocks are in place, their turn will come again.

David Coulthard's memories of Ayrton Senna

Published on May 1

F1's new era still has weighty issues

Posted on April 14, 2014

David Coulthard on why weight does matter.

Bahrain was a brilliant race but let's not get carried away. The new technology is still not quite there yet, with the knock-on effect on driver weight a serious concern.

The silence of the new era is deafening

Posted on March 21, 2014

While there was much to admire about the new regulations at the first race in Melbourne, one aspect left me cold: the rather muted sound produced by the 2014 machines. We must listen to our consumers.

Can Red Bull fight back?

Posted on March 11,  2014

After a difficult winter, the reigning champions appear to be staring down the barrel. But a week is a long time in Formula One. There is still plenty of time for Red Bull - if they work together.