David Coulthard never won a Formula One world championship. But after 15 seasons, 246 starts and 13 victories, Coulthard -- one of the good guys in the sport -- did leave a lasting impression, writes Dan Knutson.
It's out of Sebastien Bourdais' hands. Will his marked improvement over the course of 2008 be enough to convince the powers that be at Scuderia Toro Rosso that he should return to the cockpit for '09? Bourdais can only wonder, writes Dan Knutson.
Brazilian Felipe Massa did everything he could to win the F1 title and his home grand prix. He won the race, lost the title by one point, but earned a lot of respect for an outstanding 2008 campaign, writes Dan Knutson.
Lewis Hamilton is on the verge of winning the F1 title at Sunday's finale in Brazil. Who stands in Hamilton's way? Felipe Massa and a home crowd of Brazilians eager to see him bring them a title, writes Dan Knutson.