I only get to do this once a year, so I hope you’ll forgive the indulgence as I tell you exactly how the 2022 F1 season – which starts this very weekend – is going to pan out, and then at the other end of the year come back to explain why precisely none of my supremely confident predictions came true and how it’s all someone else’s fault. Anyone else’s in fact.
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Andrew Frankel has been racing cars for over 20 years and testing them for nearer to 30. He is senior contributing writer to both Autocar and MotorSport magazines, sits on the Car of the Year jury and was chief car tester for the Sunday Times for 15 years. He cites driving and writing as the only disciplines for which he has any talent and therefore considers himself vocationally employed. When he is not working he lives quietly in the Wye Valley with his family, a small and unimportant accumulation of cheap old cars and some sheep.