There’s no doubt that Formula 1’s popularity is rising in the United States. Much of that awareness is credited to the wildly popular Netflix reality show, Drive to Survive. Host Andrew Lawrence speaks with the executive producer of Drive to Survive, James Gay-Rees of Box to Box Films, F1 journalist Jennie Gow and writer Amanda Mull of The Atlantic.

Duration
42 min
Published On
June 14, 2022
Hosts
Andrew Lawrence
Language
English
Ready for the Big Time: Formula One. A new podcast by The Red Bulletin

Ready for the Big Time: Teaser

Season 1 Episode 02 min · 04/19/2022
What’s it going to take for F1 to make the big time in the US? In a new podcast by The Red Bulletin, host Andrew Lawrence (The Guardian, Sports Illustrated, Car & Driver) explores the history, people, technology, and fandom that has catapulted what was once considered a niche showcase in America to a must-see event.
Ready for the Big Time: Formula One. A new podcast by The Red Bulletin

America's Last F1 Champion: Mario Andretti

Season 1 Episode 130 min · 05/03/2022
For the pilot episode of Ready for the Big Time: Formula 1, we checked in with America’s last F1 superstar, Mario Andretti, who shared his seemingly improbable story of success, from a refugee longshot to becoming the biggest name in American motorsports.
Ready for the Big Time: Formula One. A new podcast by The Red Bulletin

The Game within the Game

Season 1 Episode 231 min · 05/17/2022
The second episode of the Ready for the Big Time podcast is a Formula One CliffsNotes of sorts. Host Andrew Lawrence dives into F1's surprising American origins, the rules of the road and cuts to the real chase: the game within the game. Featured guests include motorsports writers Jordan Bianchi (The Athletic) and Hazel Southwell (The Drive).
Ready for the Big Time: Formula One. A new podcast by The Red Bulletin

F1 Goes to Miami

Season 1 Episode 334 min · 05/31/2022
In this very special episode, the Red Bulletin team went to Miami for the premiere Grand Prix in Magic City. Host Andrew Lawrence speaks with two Red Bull athletes: one is NBA shooting coach Chris “Lethal Shooter” Matthews and the other is racing OG and former F1 driver, Scott Speed. Here they discuss the rising fandom in the US, the physical intensity of the sport, and the surprising parallels between F1 and the NBA.
Ready for the Big Time: Formula One. A new podcast by The Red Bulletin

The Drive to Survive Effect

Season 1 Episode 442 min · 06/14/2022
There’s no doubt that Formula 1’s popularity is rising in the United States. Much of that awareness is credited to the wildly popular Netflix reality show, Drive to Survive. Host Andrew Lawrence speaks with the executive producer of Drive to Survive, James Gay-Rees of Box to Box Films, F1 journalist Jennie Gow and writer Amanda Mull of The Atlantic.