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Veteran engineer Symonds to join Andretti Cadillac F1

May 22 2024 , 1:04 pm

The 70-year-old, a former technical boss of the Renault and Williams teams, will become Andretti’s executive engineering consultant once he has completed his garden leave from F1. No date has been made public. Andretti’s bid to join the grid in 2025 or 2026 was rejected by F1 in January. F1 said it would reconsider the […]

Verstappen suffers nightmare incident during major endurance race

January 22 2024 , 12:40 am

Max Verstappen wins the Bahrain Grand Prix 2023!

March 5 2023 , 11:16 pm

First in in Bahrain for Max and the first win for Red Bull in Bahrain since Seb won in 2013! Sergio Perez in P2, with Fernando Alonso cruising to a brilliant P3 podium finish! The legend Alonso is back! First in in Bahrain for Max and the first win for Red Bull in Bahrain since […]

Ferrari reveals new SF-23 car for upcoming F1 season

February 14 2023 , 11:21 am

Ferrari unveil their 2023 challenger – the SF-23 – at a launch event in Maranello on Tuesday morning as the Scuderia look ahead to the new F1 season. Meanwhile, both Aston Martin and McLaren launched their 2023 cars on Monday as they aim to improve on disappointing 2022 campaigns. Ferrari’s launch event is the eighth Formula 1 car […]

The Alfa Romeo Formula 1 team has unveiled its new C43, the last Sauber-built car to carry the name of the Italian manufacturer.

February 7 2023 , 6:43 pm

Describing the car as ‘lean and mean’ in a launch held jointly in Zurich and Sauber’s nearby headquarters in Hinwil, Alfa have ditched their red and white livery from previous years in favour of an ‘aggressive’ red and black look, with new title partner Stake prominent throughout. “I really like our new livery,” said Valtteri […]

FIA make offer to Red Bull after Formula 1 cost cap breach as wait for punishment drags on

October 21 2022 , 1:50 pm

The FIA offers terms of 'accepted breach agreement' to Red Bull; If Red Bull accept offer - the details of which are confidential - they will accept wrongdoing for cost cap breach but receive less severe punishment; Max Verstappen hits out at 'hypocritical' rivals The development in the saga that has dominated the start of […]

F1 season cut to 22 races after Russian GP not replaced on calendar

May 19 2022 , 10:03 am

The Russian Grand Prix will not be replaced on this year’s calendar after the Formula One race in Sochi was cancelled in the wake of the invasion of Ukraine. The F1 season, which had been set to host a record 23 meetings, will now revert to 22 races. F1 had been looking at potential alternative […]

Wolff admits Mercedes were ‘punching above their weight’ in Bahrain, as he calls 2022 title chances ‘a long shot’

March 23 2022 , 11:49 am

Mercedes Team Principal Toto Wolff watched his squad take their 265th podium finish at the Bahrain Grand Prix. But Wolff admitted that his team had been “punching above their weight” last Sunday, as he admitted that fighting for either championship in 2022 could be a struggle. Lewis Hamilton and new team mate George Russell were […]

Ricciardo hopes new rules and new McLaren MCL36 mean a return to his overtaking best

February 17 2022 , 1:20 pm

Ricciardo hopes new rules and new McLaren MCL36 mean a return to his overtaking best   McLaren driver Daniel Ricciardo hopes he will return to his best – dubbing himself the “D.R.I. double-C” – this season, explaining that the new rules and the team’s development process should suit him more than in 2021.   The […]

The new Jeddah F1 track: Is it ready and is it any good?

December 3 2021 , 11:24 am

With images showing just how much construction work was still ongoing in the corniche area north of Jeddah, comments from the championship’s bosses were always explicit that the ‘track’ would be sorted on time. The inference from that was that a lot of the intended infrastructure around the circuit that is normal for F1 venues […]