Ben Anderson is Autosport's Grand Prix Editor and one of our track testers. He holds an undergraduate degree in journalism studies from the University of Sheffield and joined the title in March of 2008, after eight months working in local newspaper journalism for award-winning weekly the Surrey Mirror. He has raced karts and cars since the age of 11, and occasionally continues to do so around his reporting commitments for Autosport.

Features by Ben Anderson
The hubris that's slowly killing McLaren and Red Bull So desperate are Red Bull and McLaren for success in Formula 1, they are both prepared to gamble on ... 1505952000 F1
How McLaren-Honda was torn apart The second coming of McLaren-Honda is over. After three embarrassing seasons one of Formula 1's once... 1505260800 F1
Why Verstappen's impatience could explode F1's driver market Max Verstappen is enduring an annus horribilis as Red Bull-Renault toils with poor reliability. If i... 1504828800 F1
How Ferrari fell apart at its home race Despite Sebastian Vettel's best efforts to put a brave face on it, there was no hiding the fact Ferr... 1504483200 F1
Italian Grand Prix driver ratings Our star performances from the Italian GP weekend featured a dominant drive out front, a mega charge... 1504483200 F1
Why Monza is a big test of Vettel's bold claim Ferrari caused Mercedes a lot more problems than expected a week ago at Spa, leading to some bullish... 1504224000 F1
Why Ferrari was the real winner at Spa Though Sebastian Vettel's championship lead was cut to seven points by Lewis Hamilton's victory in t... 1503878400 F1
Belgian Grand Prix driver ratings A peerless performance under pressure earned this week's only 10, while a "dirty" move that wrecked ... 1503878400 F1
Why Spa could repeat Ferrari's Silverstone pain Spa already looked like ideal Mercedes territory, and events of Friday practice heightened the impre... 1503619200 F1
Why Ferrari persists with 'laggard' Raikkonen Some - perhaps many - would have been disappointed by Ferrari's decision to keep Kimi Raikkonen for ... 1503532800 F1
F1 2017 mid-season driver ratings While the F1 paddock settles into its holiday routine, we look back over the first 11 races of the y... 1502409600 F1
How Lauda won F1's closest title battle The 1984 F1 title fight remains the only season where the winning margin for the champion was less t... 1502323200 F1
What next for F1's most maligned driver? Bad luck, bad reliability and bad performances are the core ingredients of a racing driver's cycle o... 1502064000 F1
Hamilton's act of self-harm will delight Ferrari Lewis Hamilton and Mercedes' handling of the Hungarian Grand Prix was honourable, but could come bac... 1501459200 F1
Hungarian GP driver ratings No perfect scores from the Hungarian GP, but there were some very high ratings scattered further dow... 1501459200 F1
Six reasons Ferrari and Red Bull are back in the game Mercedes says it's no surprise to see Red Bull in the mix in Hungary - and with good reason. Add Fer... 1501200000 F1
The F1 team-mates verging on civil war After three Formula 1 seasons shaped by intra-team hostility at a dominant outfit, it's teams elsewh... 1500595200 F1
Who holds the key to F1's 2018 driver market? Hamilton and the two Red Bull drivers have contracts for 2018 - but what's happening with the second... 1499904000 F1
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