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Double points and hot potatoes

Renault-engined teams finding themselves on the back-foot may welcome a double-points trio of races at seasons end Wheels turn in Formula one. Well duh! Formula One is cyclical is probably a more apt description. For all the technological change and swinging doors, the halls of F1 will always be as politically charged as it is now electric. A circa-2007 Flavio Briatore may not have indulged in smarmy conference finger-pointing if he had the smallest inkling about his future on the peripheral of the sport (well okay, maybe not), as his story says much about the snakes and ladders environment of motor-sport's top level. Silverstone 2013 in my opinion was a darker day for Formula One than...
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