The 12 Best Formula 1 Podcasts For Your Listening Pleasure

Photo: Mark Thompson (Getty Images)
Photo: Mark Thompson (Getty Images)

If your morning commute needs a little bit of spice, then it might be time to put in the headphones and turn on a Formula 1 podcast. We’ve put together a list of some of the best (currently active) F1 pods you can find today to help you start your adventure!

Deadly Passions, Terrible Joys

Deadly Passions, Terrible Joys is a motorsport history podcast that delves into the forgotten scandals and tragedies in racing. There will be plenty of non-F1 topics in here, too, but Formula 1 is also jam-packed with so much chaos that it gets a prime place.

Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, YouTube

F1: Beyond The Grid

F1: Beyond the Grid is an official podcast produced by Formula One, and it’s one of the few places you’re actually going to hear an F1 driver get introspective in full-length, insightful interviews. If you’re in the mood for something a little serious, this is the pod for you.


Listen on YouTube, Formula One, Apple Podcasts, and Spotify

WTF1 Podcast

WTF1 is a collective of longstanding Formula One content creators known for producing everything from videos, memes, and blogs to now, podcasts. The WTF1 podcast focuses on a lot of the most recent F1 news and recaps — and it includes plenty of hot takes from the hosts.

Listen on YouTube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify, and Audioboom

Shift+F1: A Formula 1 Podcast

Shift+F1 has been at the podcast game since 2014, which means the team has honed its craft — and has served as a gateway for sorta-interested fans to really dive deep into the racing world. It’s a must-listen for anyone getting into the F1 podcast game.

Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify

Missed Apex Podcast

The Missed Apex podcast is a great blend of everything, from race recaps and breaking news reactions to interviews with longstanding members of the F1 scene. It’s a solid blend of fun and informative.

Listen on YouTube, Apple Podcasts, Spotify

Two Girls 1 Formula

Two Girls 1 Formula is a relative newcomer on the podcast scene, but this is one of my personal favorites. It blends news and race recaps with plenty of gossip, making it massively entertaining and a great breaking-in point for the new fans coming to F1 from the drama-heavy Drive to Survive. Their Instagram page is also a lot of fun.

Listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts

Scuderia F1

Scuderia F1 is a fun but informative podcast that alternates between deep dives into the world of F1 news, race reactions, and special guest appearances with motorsport icons like James Hinchcliffe.

Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify

The Red Flags F1 Podcast

If you’re looking a “little slut who lives for drama,” you’ll love the Red Flags F1 podcast. Hosted by two longtime friends, this podcast not only covers F1 from every angle but it also draws in current cultural touchstones to make things even more entertaining.

Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify

For F1's Sake

You know when the hosts of a podcast have the kind of impeccable chemistry that just lets you know they’re good friends? That’s exactly what you get with For F1's Sake, a podcast that’ll have you laughing at every turn.

Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify

Bring Back V10s

If you’re something of an F1 history buff like myself — or if you’re just in the mood for something more evergreen than a race recap — then you’ll love Bring Back V10s. This pod breaks down some of the most iconic moments in racing history, so you’ll never be without something to learn.

Listen on Apple Podcasts, Spotify

Quick Stop F1

Quick Stop F1 brings voices of color to the motorsport conversation, which is something we desperately need in the Formula 1 world. It helps that their conversations are equal parts enlightening and hilarious.

Listen on YouTube

3 Legs 4 Wheels

Five friends from the Isle of Man? You can’t get much better than this. 3 Legs 4 Wheels is a serious amount of fun.

Listen on Apple Podcasts

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