Károly Méhes – F1Destinations.com https://f1destinations.com Grand Prix travel guides Thu, 23 Jan 2020 13:43:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://f1destinations.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/cropped-sq1-32x32.jpg Károly Méhes – F1Destinations.com https://f1destinations.com 32 32 Jochen Rindt: Graz to commemorate local hero 50 years on https://f1destinations.com/jochen-rindt-graz-to-commemorate-local-hero-50-years-on/ https://f1destinations.com/jochen-rindt-graz-to-commemorate-local-hero-50-years-on/#respond Sat, 18 Jan 2020 14:39:21 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=23961 The Austrian city of Graz is set to commemorate local hero Jochen Rindt in 2020, 50 years after his tragic death and posthumous World Driver’s Championship.

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Three & out. Visiting the home of the Indian Grand Prix https://f1destinations.com/three-out-visiting-the-home-of-the-indian-grand-prix/ https://f1destinations.com/three-out-visiting-the-home-of-the-indian-grand-prix/#comments Fri, 04 Oct 2019 23:29:23 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=22532 Buddh International Circuit, near New Delhi, hosted the Indian Grand Prix from 2011-2013. The circuit has not been widely used since and is showing the passing of time, reports Károly Méhes.

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Ninety years of the Prancing Horse: Ferrari celebrates in style https://f1destinations.com/ninety-years-of-the-prancing-horse-ferrari-celebrates-in-style/ https://f1destinations.com/ninety-years-of-the-prancing-horse-ferrari-celebrates-in-style/#respond Fri, 13 Sep 2019 22:43:22 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=22266 Károly Méhes travelled to Milan last week for Ferrari’s 90th anniversary celebrations ahead of the Italian Grand Prix. Here’s his impressions from the Grande Fiesta on Piazza del Duomo.

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EXCLUSIVE: John Watson on Niki Lauda https://f1destinations.com/exclusive-john-watson-on-niki-lauda/ https://f1destinations.com/exclusive-john-watson-on-niki-lauda/#respond Wed, 26 Jun 2019 20:58:09 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=21680 John Watson, a 5-time race winner, was the teammate of Niki Lauda at Brabham in 1978 and McLaren in 1982/83. We spoke one week after the funeral of 3-time World Champion Niki Lauda, who died at the age of 70 on May 20.

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Rene Arnoux on Gilles Villeneuve & the 1979 French Grand Prix https://f1destinations.com/rene-arnoux-on-gilles-villeneuve-the-1979-french-grand-prix/ https://f1destinations.com/rene-arnoux-on-gilles-villeneuve-the-1979-french-grand-prix/#comments Tue, 18 Jun 2019 21:26:24 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=21618 René Arnoux reminisces with Károly Méhes as the 40th anniversary of his classic wheel-to-wheel battle with Gilles Villeneuve at the 1979 French Grand Prix in Dijon approaches.

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Barcelona, the ideal venue for F1 Testing https://f1destinations.com/barcelona-the-ideal-venue-for-f1-testing/ https://f1destinations.com/barcelona-the-ideal-venue-for-f1-testing/#respond Sat, 16 Feb 2019 15:25:31 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=20808 Károly Méhes fondly recalls his trips to the Catalan capital Barcelona for winter testing at Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.

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Going South – remembering winter testing at Circuito de Jerez https://f1destinations.com/going-south-remembering-winter-testing-at-circuito-de-jerez/ https://f1destinations.com/going-south-remembering-winter-testing-at-circuito-de-jerez/#respond Fri, 25 Jan 2019 22:07:47 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=20686 Along with Bahrain, the majority of Formula 1’s pre-season testing in recent times has taken place at three circuits in Spain. This time we talk about Circuito de Jerez, the southernmost of the Spanish tracks, which last hosted pre-season testing in 2015.

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F1 Testing: heart-warming winters in Spain https://f1destinations.com/f1-testing-heart-warming-winters-in-spain/ https://f1destinations.com/f1-testing-heart-warming-winters-in-spain/#respond Sat, 08 Dec 2018 00:20:51 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=20281 Károly Méhes remembers his trips to F1 testing in Valencia, which coincided with the rise of Polish driver Robert Kubica.

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Kari Hotakainen: the man who got Kimi Räikkönen talking https://f1destinations.com/kari-hotakainen-the-man-who-got-kimi-raikkonen-talking/ https://f1destinations.com/kari-hotakainen-the-man-who-got-kimi-raikkonen-talking/#respond Sun, 18 Nov 2018 11:53:45 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=19938 Károly Méhes caught up with Kari Hotakainen, the author of Kimi Räikkönen’s new authorised biography, to talk about how he got the normally taciturn Finn to open up about his life.

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Jody Scheckter Exclusive – I wanted to be World Champion, and survive https://f1destinations.com/jody-scheckter-exclusive-i-wanted-to-be-world-champion-and-survive/ https://f1destinations.com/jody-scheckter-exclusive-i-wanted-to-be-world-champion-and-survive/#respond Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:55:08 +0000 https://f1destinations.com/?p=19450 An exclusive interview with Ferrari's 1979 World Champion from South Africa

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